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Defrize Jérémy, Lopez Llandres Ana, & Casas Jérôme. 2014. Indirect cues in selecting a hunting site in a sit-and-wait predator. Physiological Entomology, 39:53-59.

Gal Shmuel & Casas Jérôme. 2014.Succession of hide–seek and pursuit–evasion at heterogeneous locations. Journal of the Royal Society Interface, 11:20140062 


Anita, S., J. Casas & C. Suppo. 2014. Impulsive spatial control of pests by generalist predators. Mathematical Medicine & Biology, 31:284–301.

Krijnen Gijs J. M., Droogendijk Harmen, Dagamseh Ahmad M. K., Jaganatharaja Ram K., Casas Jérôme. 2014. Crickets as Bio-Inspiration for MEMS - MEMSBased Flow-Sensing. Flow Sensing in Air and Water, Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg. 

Steinmann Thomas & Casas Jérôme. 2014. Laser-Based Optical Methods for the Sensory Ecology of Flow Sensing: From Classical PIV to Micro-PIV and Beyond. Flow Sensing in Air and Water, 31-62, Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg.

Caillon Robin, Suppo Christelle, Casas Jérôme, Woods H. Arthur, & Sylvain Pincebourde. 2014. Warming decreases thermal heterogeneity of leaf surfaces: implications for behavioural thermoregulation by arthropods. Functional Ecology, 28:1449–1458.

G.J.M. Krijnen, H.Droogendijk, Steinmann Thomas, Dagamesh A.M.K., Jagana tharaja R.K., & Casas Jérôme. 2014. Hair based flow-sensing inspired by the cricket cercal system. In Handbook of Biomimetics and Bioinspiration. World Scientific Press, 861-887.

Casas Jérôme & Steinmann Thomas. 2014. Predator-induced flow disturbances alert prey, from the onset of an attack. Proceedings of the Royal Society-B, 281.

Voise Jonathan & Casas Jérôme. 2014. Echolocation in Whirligig Beetles Using Surface Waves: An Unsubstantiated Conjecture. In Studying Vibrational Communication Animal Signals and Communication, R. B. Cocroft et al. (eds.), Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg.


Bimbard, G., Kolomenskiy,D., Casas, J. and R. Godoy-Diana (2013). Large kinematic variability during take-off in butterflies due to varying relative timing of legs and aerodynamic forces. Journal of Experimental Biology.

Llandres, A.L., Figon, F., Christides, J.P., Mandon, N. & Casas, J. (2013) Environmental and hormonal factors controlling reversible colour change in crab spiders. Journal of Experimental Biology 216: 3886-3895.

Morice, S., Kaiser, W., Pincebourde, S., Darboux, F. & J. Casas (2013). Pursuit-evasion games between predator and prey in structured environments. Comparative & Integrative Biology.

Voise, J. & J. Casas (2013). Use of water wave propagation for echolocation in whirligig beetles: an unsubstantiated conjecture.  In Vibrational communication, R. Cocroft, Wessel, A. & M. Gogala (eds). Springer Verlag.

Steinmann, T. & J. Casas (2013). Laser-based methods for analyzing fluid flow sensing by organisms.  In Flow sensing in air and water, H. Bleckmann & J. Mogdans. Springer Verlag.

Saudreau M., Pincebourde S., Dassot M., Adam B., Loxdale H. D. and Biron D. G. (2013). On the canopy structure manipulation to buffer climate change effects on insect herbivore development. Trees - Structure and Function 27, 239-248.

Casas, J., Liu, C., & Krijnen, G. (2013). Biomimetic Flow Sensors. Encyclopedia Nanotechnology 2013, 264–276.

Pincebourde S., Sanford E. and Helmuth B. (2013). Survival and arm abscission are linked to regional heterothermy in an intertidal sea star. The Journal of Experimental Biology.

Potter k., Woods A. and Pincebourde S. 2013. Microclimate challenges in global change biology. Global Change Biology.


Richard, R., Casas, J. (2012), A quantitative framework for ovarian dynamics. Functional Ecology, 26: 1399–1408. doi:10.1111/j.1365-2435.2012.02050.

Krijnen, G., Droogendijk, H., & Dagamseh, A. Jaganatharasha R., Casas J. (2012) Crickets as bio-inspiration for MEMS-based flow-sensing . Book Chapter.

Insausti, T. C., Defrize, J., Lazzari, C. R., & Casas, J. (2012). Visual fields and eye morphology support color vision in a color-changing crab-spider. Arthropod structure & development, 41(2), 155–63.

Casas, J., & McCauley, E. (2012). Daily foraging cycles create overlapping time-scales in functional responses. Oikos, (February), doi:10.1111/j.1600-0706.2012.20184.x

Pincebourde, S., Sanford, E., Casas, J., & Helmuth, B. (2012). Temporal coincidence of environmental stress events modulates predation rates. Ecology letters, 15(7), 680–8.

Pincebourde, S. and Woods, A. H. (2012). Climate uncertainty on leaf surfaces: the biophysics of leaf microclimates and their consequences for leaf-dwelling organisms. Functional Ecology 26, 844-853.

Casas J, (2012) Le Biomimétisme : convergence de disciplines. (n.d.).

Dupuy, F., Steinmann, T., Pierre, D., Christidès, J.-P., Cummins, G., Lazzari, C., Miller, J., et al. (2012). Responses of cricket cercal interneurons to realistic naturalistic stimuli in the field. The Journal of experimental biology, 215, 2382–9.

Morley, E. L., Steinmann, T., Casas, J., & Robert, D. (2012). Directional cues in Drosophila melanogaster audition: structure of acoustic flow and inter-antennal velocity differences. The Journal of experimental biology, 215, 2405–13. 


Brice Bathellier, Thomas Steinmann, Friedrich G. Barth and Jérôme Casas (2011) Air motion sensing hairs of arthropods detect high frequencies at near-maximal mechanical efficiency. J. R. Soc. Interface doi:10.1098/rsif.2011.0690.

Rolf Brechbuhl, Jerome Casas, Sven Bacher (2011) Diet choice of a predator in the wild: overabundance of prey and missed opportunities along the prey capture sequence. Ecosphere 2(12):133

Jonathan Voise, Michael Schindler, Jérôme Casas and Elie Raphaël  (2011) Capillary-based static self-assembly in higher organisms. J. R. Soc. Interface doi:10.1098/rsif.2010.0681

Steve Alpern, Robbert Fokkink, Marco Timmer and Jérôme Casas. (2011) Ambush frequency should increase over time during optimal predator search for prey J. R. Soc. Interface (online)

T.C. Insausti, C.R. Lazzari, J. Casas (2011) The morphology and fine structure of the giant interneurons of the wood cricket Nemobius sylvestris. Tissue & Cell 43- 52-65

Fabienne Dupuy, Jérôme Casas, Mélanie Body, Claudio R. Lazzari (2011) Danger detection and escape behaviour in wood crickets Journal of Insect physiology 57, 865-871

Marc Théry, Teresita C. Insausti, Jérémy Defrize and Jérôme Casas. (2011) The multiple disguises of spiders. Book

Jérémy Defrize, Claudio R. Lazzari, Eric Warrant, Jérôme Casas. (2011) Spectral sensitivity of a colour changing spider. Journal of Insect Physiology


Casas J. and Simpson S.J. 2010. Increasing Demands and Vanishing Expertise in Insect Integrative Biology. In Jérôme Casas and Stephen J. Simpson, editors.  Advances in Insect Physiology, Vol. 38. Burlington: Academic Press, pp. 1-4.

Randlkofer B., Obermaier E., Casas J. and Meiners T. 2010. Connectivity counts: disentangling effects of vegetation structure elements on the searching movement of a parasitoid. Ecological Entomology, DOI:10.1111/j.1365-2311.2010.01200.x

Casas J, Steinmann T and  Krijnen G (2010) Why do insects have such a high density of flow-sensing sensors hairs? Insights from the hydromechanics of biomimetic MEMS. J. R. Soc. Interface  7, 1487-1495.

Casas J. Dangles 0. (2010). Physical Ecology of Fluid Flow Sensing in Arthropods.  Annual review Entomology, 55, 505-525.  

Voise J. & Casas J. (2010). The management of fluid and wave resistances by whirligig beetles, J. R. Soc. Interface, 7, 343-352. 

Brechbühl R.,  Casas J. and  Bacher S. (2010) Ineffective crypsis in a crab spider: a prey community perspective Proc. R. Soc. B, 277, 739-746.

Carita Lindstedt, Nathan Morehouse, Hannu Pakkanen, Jérôme Casas, Jean-Philippe Christides, Kimmo Kemppainen, Leena Lindström and Johanna Mappes (2010) Characterizing the pigment composition of a variable warning signal of Parasemia plantaginis larvae (Arctiidae), Functional Ecology, doi:10.1111/j.1365-2435.2010.01686.x

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