Making a Comic: Backgrounds

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You have been warned, there are a lot of pictures.

Helpful Pictures

Bird Chamber

Here is an illustration of the simplified respirometry setup (as created by me): The concept is easy enough, but the setup actually looks more like this contraption (borrowed from an insect researcher at the University of Florida): All the tubes can get pretty messy!  The two machines on the left are the oxygen and carbon […]

Non-linear Zooplankton Models


The summer is over, and classes have started again.  l can say with certainty that I had a productive and enjoyable summer in Williamsburg. This summer, we began working with a new, non-linear model for the Acartia tonsa population in the Chesapeake Bay. The model is shown below. My goal for this summer was to […]