The Field Course in Computational Ecology is a great opportunity to produce interdisciplinary research to be presented at related conferences. The 2010 course produced 8 conference or journal publications, and the 2012 course yielded 6 publications, an M.S. thesis and M.S. project.

  1. Maria A. Echeverry-Galvis, Jennifer K. Peterson, and Rajmonda Sulo. The Social Nestwork: Tree Structure Determines Nest Placement in Kenyan Weaverbird Colonies. PLOS One, February 2014.
  2. Reda, K., Febretti, A., Knoll, A., Aurisano, J., Leigh, J., Johnson, A., Papka, M., Hereld, M., Visualizing Large, Heterogeneous Data in Hybrid-Reality Environments. Computer Graphics and Applications 33(4):38-48, IEEE, 2013.
  3. Reda, K., Aurisano, J., Febretti, A., Leigh, J., Andrew, E. J., Visualization Design Patterns for Ultra-Resolution Display Environments. In Proceedings of the Workshop on Visualization Infrastructure and System Technology (VISTech '13), Denver, CO, Nov 22, 2013.
  4. Schumer, M., Birger, R., Tantipathananandh, C., Aurisano, J., Maggioni, M. and Mwangi, P., Infestation by a Common Parasite is Correlated with Ant Symbiont Identity in a Plant-Ant Mutualism. Biotropica, 45:276–279, March 2013.
  5. Reda, K., Mateevitsi, V., Offord, C., A Human-Computer Collaborative Workflow for the Acquisition and Analysis of Terrestrial Insect Movement in Behavioral Field Studies. EURASIP Journal on Image and Video Processing 2013:48, Springer, 2013.
  6. Offord, C., Reda, K., Mateevitsi, V. Context-dependent navigation in a collectively foraging species of ant, Messor cephalotes. Insectes Sociaux 60(3):361-368, Springer Basel, 2013.
  7. Islam Islmailov, Visual object detection for animal behavior research. M.S. Thesis, University of Illinois at Chicago, 2013.
  8. Sayed Sana Hassan, Mapping of an object on a terrain and visualizing them on an augmented view of an Android tablet, M.S. Project, University of Illinois at Chicago, 2012.
  9. Reda, K., Johnson, A., Mateevitsi, V., Offord, C., Leigh, J., Scalable Visual Queries for Data Exploration on Large, High-Resolution 3D Displays. In Proceedings of the 2012 SC Companion: High Performance Computing, Networking Storage and Analysis, Salt Lake City, Utah, Nov, 2012.
  10. M. Lahiri, C. Tantipathananandh, R. Warungu, D.I. Rubenstein, and T.Y. Berger-Wolf. Biometric animal databases from field photographs: Identification of individual zebra in the wild. In Proc. of the ACM International Conference on Multimedia Retrieval (ICMR 2011), Trento, Italy, April 2011.
  11. Ipek Kulahci. Habitat and social factors influence group dynamics and movement in sheep. In Princeton Research Symposium, November 2010.
  12. Caitlin L. Barale, Ipek G. Kulahci, Habiba, Rajmonda Sulo, Tanya Berger-Wolf, and Daniel I. Rubenstein. A social networks approach to sheep movement and leadership. In 7th International Conference on Applications of Social Network Analysis (ASNA 2010), ETH Zurich, Switzerland, September 2010.
  13. Maria A. Echeverry-Galvis, Jennifer K. Peterson, Kadambari Devarajan, and Rajmonda Sulo. Key factors determining the spatial distribution of weaver bird nests at mpala research station, laikipia, kenya. In 95th Ecological Society of America Annual Meeting, August 2010.
  14. Maria A. Echeverry-Galvis, Jennifer K. Peterson, Rajmonda Sulo, and Kadambari Devarajan. Key factors determining the spatial distribution of weaver bird nests at mpala research station, laikipia, kenya. In Association of Field Ornithologists Annual Meeting, August 2010.
  15. Maria A. Echeverry-Galvis, Kadambari Devarajan, Rajmonda Sulo, and Jennifer K. Peterson. Unusual relationships : Python and weaver birds. In Proceedings of the 9th Python in Science Conference (SCIPY 2010), July 2010.
  16. Ipek G. Kulahci, Habiba, Caitlin Barale, Rajmonda Sulo, Tanya Berger-Wolf, and Daniel I. Rubenstein. Influence of ecological and social factors on group dynamics in sheep. In Animal Behavior Society Annual Meeting, July 2010.
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