AG Zimmermann

Research topics

Behavioral Ecology and Conservation Genetics

regional focus: Madagascar, Malaysia

 

Biocommunication / Psychoacoustics

regional focus: Madagascar, Malaysia

model groups: tree shrews, rodents, cats, dogs, primates (esp. mouse lemurs)

 

Cognitive Ethology

model groups: tree shrews, rodents, cats, dogs, primates (esp. mouse lemurs)

Equipment

Bioacoustic laboratory to analyse animal sound and human speech; sound attenuated rooms for psychoacoustical studies; conditioning laboratory; GPS-based radiotelemetry; S1 laboratory for molecular genetics; videometric laboratory to automatically analyse space use and behavior in animals; behavioral phenotyping platforms; basic equipment for field research in behavioral ecology; usage of field stations in Madagascar and Borneo

Services

Consulting in the following areas: animal wildlife, conservation, housing and breeding of tree shrews and mouse lemurs.