Claire Detrain

claire

Research director, FNRS

Contact :

Unité d’Ecologie Sociale (USE)

ULB CP 231

Campus de la Plaine

bd du Triomphe, B-1050 Bruxelles

E-mail: cdetrain@ulb.ac.be

Tel: 02.650 55.29 (from abroad +32.2.650.55.29)

Fax: 02.650 59.87 (from abroad +32.2.650.59.87)

 

COURSES

 

BIOL-F411 : Comportement Animal – Animal Behaviour

BIOL-F4001 : Behavioral Ecology 

 

RESEARCH THEMES

 

  • Social immunity and sanitary strategies in ant societies

 

  • Ant-aphid mutualism

 

  • Ant-plant relationships

 

  • Individual decision-making and collective behavior in ant societies

 

  • Polymorphism and division of labour in ant societies

 

  • Self-organisation in biological systems

 

  • Bioinspiration : towards mixed societies of natural and artificial agents

 

 

PUBLICATIONS