Hearing at the interface

How crocodiles cope with noise masking effect and accurately localize a sound source in their amphibious environment

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Registration open for the 2021 Bioacoustics Winter School

January 4-15, 2021

Faculté des Sciences et Techniques

A two-week intensive course in acoustic communication

Talk by Olivier Adam and Isabelle Charrier

on Whale songs

January 14, 2020 / 7:30 pm

Maison de l'Université

This event is part of the Bioacoustics Winter School.

Talk by Alexandre Suire

Friday 10, 2020 / 12:30 pm

ENES meeting room

The evolution of the human voice through sexual selections.

PhD defense of Léo Papet

December 13, 2019 / 2 pm

CRNL Neurocampus Lyon

Sound localisation in crocodilians.

ENES Winter Symposium

November 27, 2019 / 9/30 am

Faculté des Sciences et Techniques / J108

Meet the ENES members presenting their research.

PhD defense of Laura Chabrolles

November 8, 2019 / 2 am

Faculté des Sciences et Techniques

Integrative study of multimodal communication in two models of vertebrates: Maylandia zebra and Crocodylus niloticus.

PhD defense of Thibaut Marin-Cudraz

October 17, 2019 / 2:30 pm

Faculté des Sciences et Techniques

Bioacoustics potential as a tool for counting diffcult-to-access species: The case of the rock ptarmigan (Lagopus muta).

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