Search for dissertations about: "radical-pair process"

Found 1 swedish dissertation containing the words radical-pair process.

  1. 1. Light-dependent magnetoreception in zebra finches : - from behaviour to receptor

    University dissertation from Lund University, Faculty of Science, Department of Biology

    Author : Atticus Pinzon Rodriguez; [2018-04]
    Keywords : NATURVETENSKAP; NATURAL SCIENCES; magnetoreception; radical-pair process; magnetic compass; orientation; cryptochrome; Taeniopygia guttata;

    Abstract : It is well known that animals can use a wide variety of information sources to help them orient and navigate asthey move over short or long distances. Birds can rely on information from the sun, the skylight polarizationpattern, the stars, landmarks and the Earth’s magnetic field for orientation and navigation. READ MORE