Dimitri Skandalis

Metabolism and locomotion; Ecophysiology; Organismal/systems biology; Phenotypic plasticity and learning; Maneuverability and stability in flight; Sensory physiology; Modelling and data visualisation; Large data sets and graphs; Missing data; R

  • Research area
    Comparative Physiology
  • History

    BSc Hons Biological Sciences and Physics, Brock UniversityMSc Biology, University of Ottawa

NSERC Postgraduate Award

For Research
The biophysics of bird flight: functional relationships integrate aerodynamics, morphology, kinematics, muscles, and sensors
Canadian Journal of Zoology 93:961-975
Altshuler, D.L., J.W. Bahlman, R. Dakin, A.H. Gaede, B. Goller, D. Lentink, P.S. Segre, and D.A. Skandalis
Calcium signalling indicates bilateral power balancing in the Drosophila flight muscle during manoeuvring flight
Journal of the Royal Society Interface 10(82):20121050
Lehmann, F.-O., Skandalis D.A., R. Berthé
Morphological and physiological idiosyncrasies lead to interindividual variation in flight metabolic rate in worker bumblebees (Bombus impatiens)
Physiological and Biochemical Zoology 85(6):657-670
Skandalis DA, Darveau C-A
Behavioural, morphological, and metabolic maturation of newly emerged adult workers of the bumblebee, Bombus impatiens
J. Insect Physiol. 57(6):704-711
Skandalis DA, C Roy, C-A Darveau
Climate limitations on the distribution and phenology of a large carpenter bee, Xylocopa virginica (Hymenoptera: Apidae)
Can. J. Zool. 89(9): 785-795
Skandalis DA, MH Richards, TS Sformo, GJ Tattersall
Responses of Drosophila melanogaster to atypical oxygen atmospheres
J. Insect Physiol. 57(4):444-451
Skandalis DA, JA Stuart, GJ Tattersall
Body size and shape of the large carpenter bee, Xylocopa virginica (L.) (Hymenoptera: Apidae)
J. Kansas Entomol. Soc. 82(1):30-42
Skandalis DA, GJ Tattersall, S Prager, MH Richards