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Mr Deraj Wilson-Aggarwal

Mr Deraj Wilson-Aggarwal

Mr Deraj Wilson-Aggarwal

Biological Science (MSc) (R)

Area of research

Social Behaviour and Collective Decision Making

Life Sciences Building,
24 Tyndall Avenue, Bristol BS8 1TQ
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Summary

Biography

2016-present: MSc by Research at University of Bristol

Exploring the social networks of the dwarf mongoose (Helogale parvula). Supervised by Professor Andy Radford.

2013-16: BSc (Hons) Zoology at University of Bristol

3rd year project supervised by Professor Nigel Franks investigating the dynamics of collective decision making in Rock ant (Temnothorax albipennisnest site emigrations, with particular focus on distance and individual contribution. 

Activities / Findings

A social mechanism facilitates ant colony emigrations over different distances

Thomas A. O'Shea-WhellerDeraj K. Wilson-AggarwalDuncan E. EdgleyAna B. Sendova-FranksNigel R. Franks

http://jeb.biologists.org/content/early/2016/09/02/jeb.145276

Keywords

  • Social networks
  • Collective decision making
  • Group organisation

Recent publications

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