Our current projects

The sturggle for existence is a struggle for free energy available for work ----Boltzmann 1905

In the struggle for existence, the advantage must go to those organisms whose energy-capturing devices are most efficient in directing available energy into channels favorable to the preservation of the species. ----Lotka 1922

Unravel the entangled effects of metabolic and biosynthetic rates on cellular damage

Interplay between social network structure and group physiology in ant colonies

Catch-up growth and health maintenance

Manduca lab