Active Research Projects

Motor Neuron Development and Circuitry

We are studying how the neural circuitry that is required for coordinated walking in adult flies is constructed during development, and how it functions in the adult.

Recent Publication


July 14, 2018

Congratulations Dr. Kribelbauer!

Congratulations to Judith, who defended her thesis today! It was a beautiful presentation and her committee (Chaolin Zhang, Barry Honig, Harmen Bussemaker, and Marcus Noyes) was very impressed.

"Information = Power" !!!

July 10, 2018

Susan Newcomb is awarded the Chinweike Okegbe Memorial Award

Awarded to a senior graduate student who, in the opinion of administrators and faculty, has had a lasting impact due to his/her service to the Department and University while demonstrating academic excellence. In honor of Chinweike Okegbe, this award is meant to reflect his vision of a student being recognized for leaving the Department and the University, as a whole, more improved than when he/she first entered the program.