Conference Presentations

SICB 2019: Koch, R.E., and D.K. Dowling. Oral pres. at the Society for Integrative and Comparative Biology conference, "Dropping like flies: Testing the role of mitochondrial genetic variation in a composite trait of neural and motor performance," January 2019.

ANZSCPB 2018: Koch, R.E., and D.K. Dowling. Oral pres. at the Australian and New Zealand Society for Comparative Physiology and Biochemistry conference, "Dropping like flies: Testing the role of mitochondrial genetic variation in a composite trait of neural and motor performance," December 2018.

 

Evolution 2017: Koch, R.E., and G.E. Hill. Oral pres. at the Evolution conference, “Immune and antioxidant performance of carotenoid-free canaries questions a longstanding hypothesis for the evolution and maintenance of colored signals,” June 2017. Watch the recording.

SICB 2017: Koch, R.E. and G.E. Hill. Oral pres. at the Society for Integrative and Comparative Biology conference, “Exploring the role of carotenoid pigments in immune and antioxidant function using carotenoid- and ornament-free birds,” January 2017.

NAOC 2016: Koch, R.E. and G.E. Hill. Poster pres. at the North American Ornithological Congress conference, "Exploring the role of carotenoid pigments in immune and antioxidant function using carotenoid- and ornament-free birds," August 2016.

Evolution 2016: Koch, R.E. and G.E. Hill. Poster pres. at the Evolution conference, "Exploring the evolutionary function of carotenoid signals using a carotenoid-free bird," June 2016.Archived here.

 

ABS 2015: Koch, R.E., and G.E. Hill. Oral pres. at the Animal Behavior Society conference, "Female preference for song, color, and their interaction in the domestic canary," June 2015.

SICB 2015: Koch, R.E., A.E. Wilson, and G.E. Hill. Oral pres. at the Society for Integrative and Comparative Biology conference, "The impact of carotenoid intake on the physiological effects of supplementation in ornamented bird species," January 2015.

 

ISBE 2014: Koch, R.E. and G.E. Hill. Poster pres. at the International Society for Behavioral Ecology conference, "Searching for evidence of runaway sexual selection in historical bird illustrations," August 2014.

 

SICB 2014: Koch, R.E. and G.E. Hill. Oral pres. at the Society for Integrative and Comparative Biology conference, “Effects of domestication on sexual dichromatism in the island canary,” January 2014.

 

ABS 2013: Koch, R.E. and G.E. Hill. Oral pres. at the Animal Behavior Society conference, “Searching for evidence of runaway selection in bird art and museum specimens,” July 2013.

 

SICB 2013: Koch, R.E. and G.E. Hill. Oral pres. at the Society for Integrative and Comparative Biology conference, “Searching for evidence of runaway selection in art and literature,” January 2013.

 

ABS 2011: Koch, R.E., A.H. Krakauer, and G.E. Patricelli, Poster pres. at the Animal Behavior Society conference, “Within and among male variation in the mechanical sounds of the greater sage-grouse (Centrocercus urophasianus),” July 2011.