NEIL J VICKERS portrait
  • Co-Director School of Biological Sciences, School Of Biological Sciences
  • Professor, School Of Biological Sciences
801-585-1930

Publications

  • Huang, Y-C (date unknown). Mimicking atmospheric flow conditions to examine mosquito orientation behavior. Bulletin of American Physical Society. Accepted, .
  • Huang, Y-C (date unknown). Mimicking atmospheric flow conditions to examine mosquito orientation behavior. Bulletin of American Physical Society. Accepted, .
  • Huang, Y-C (date unknown). Mimicking Atmospheric Flow Conditions to Examine Mosquito Orientation Behavior. (pp. #14). Vol. 62. Bulletin of American Physical Society 62, #14. Accepted, .
  • Crespo JG (date unknown). Male moths optimally balance take-off thoracic temperature and warm-up duration to reach a pheromone source quickly. Animal Behavior. Vol. 98, 79-85. Accepted, .
  • Crespo JC (date unknown). Pre-flight warm-up muscle activation patterns are modulated by female pheromones. Journal of Neurophysiology. Vol. 110, 862-871. Accepted, .
  • Crespo JC (date unknown). Pheromone induced modulation of pre-flight warm-up behavior in male moths. Journal of Experimental Biology. Vol. 215, 2203-2209. Accepted, .
  • Lee SG (date unknown). Moth pheromone selective projection neurons with cell bodies in the antennal lobe lateral cluster exhibit diverse morphological and neurophysiological characteristics. Journal of Comparative Neurology. Vol. 527, 1443-1460. Accepted, .
  • Lee SG (date unknown). Transplant antennae and host brain interact to shape odor perceptual space in male moths. PLoS ONE. Vol. 11(1), e0147906. Accepted, .
  • Crespo JC (date unknown). Aglomerular Antennal Lobe Organization in Columbicola columbae (Phthiraptera: Ischnocera). Arthropod Structure and Development. Vol. 41, 227-230. Accepted, .
  • Lee SG (date unknown). Olfactory Projection Neurons From the Moth Antennal Lobe Lateral Cluster Exhibit Diverse Morphological and Neurophysiological Characteristics. BioR𝛸iv. Accepted, .
  • Vickers, Neil (date unknown). Animal Communication: When I’m calling you, will you answer too?. (pp. R713-R715). Vol. 27. Current Biology. Accepted, .
  • Vickers, Neil J. (date unknown). Review: Pheromone Communication in Moths: Evolution, Behavior and Application. Animal Behaviour. Accepted, .

Presentations

  • Mimicking atmospheric flow conditions to examine mosquito orientation behavior. Huang, Y-C*, Vickers N, Hultmark M. Contributed Talk, Presented, 2019.
  • American Physical Society, Division of Fluid Dynamics. Mimicking atmospheric flow conditions to examine mosquito orientation behavior. Huang, Y-C*, Vickers N, Hultmark M. Contributed Talk, Presented, 2018.
  • American Physical Society, Division of Fluid Dynamics. Mimicking atmospheric flow conditions to examine mosquito orientation behavior. Huang, Y-C*, Vickers N, Hultmark M. Contributed Talk, Presented, 2017.
  • 16th European Turbulence Conference Stockholm Sweden. Experimental investigation of a point source scalar in large scale turbulence. Huang, Y-C*, Vickers N, Hultmark M. Contributed Talk, Presented, 2017.
  • International Congress of Entomology, Orlando, Florida. Function of Lateral Cell Custer Projection Neurons in Moth Olfactory Processing. Contributed Talk, Presented, 2016.
  • Society for Integrative & Comparative Biology. Charleston, SC. Female pheromones modulate muscle activation patterns for pre-flight warm-up in male moths. Crespo JC, Vickers NJ, Goller F. Contributed Talk, Presented, 2012.
  • Utah Mosquito Abatement Association, Park City. On the trail of Western tree hole mosquitoes, Aedes sierrensis, in Salt Lake City. , Presented, 2021.
  • American Mosquito Control Association, virtual. Field evaluation of atmospheric turbulence and effects on female mosquito flight activity. , Presented, 2021.
  • Department of Biology, University of Cincinnati. Interactions between insects and their sensory environment. , Presented, 2018.
  • Department of Biology, University of Utah. Interactions between insects and their sensory environment. , Presented, 2017.
  • Association of Chemoreception Sciences. Introduction to Program Symposium: The Role of Multimodal Sensory Integration in Shaping Behavior Across Diverse Animal Taxa. , Presented, 2017.
  • Pheromone Plumes and Moth Orientation: A Neuroethological Perspective Presented at Insect Navigation Workshop held at HHMI Janelia Research Campus December 6-9, 2016. , Presented, 2016.
  • University of Konstanz Germany July 2013. Odor Signals and Moth Behavior. , Presented, 2013.
  • Science Night Live, Salt Lake City January 2013. Smell: Picking Insect Noses. , Presented, 2013.
  • Wurzburg, Germany July 2012. International Symposium. Olfaction in Insects Under Debate. Processing Olfactory Information in Higher Brain Centers of the Moth. , Presented, 2012.
  • Association for Chemoreception Sciences, Bonita Springs, FL. Functional properties of inhibitory olfactory projection neurons in the moth antennal lobe. Vickers NJ, Fogarty-Celestino C, Lee S-G, Kleineidam C, Stagg J. Poster, Presented, 2017.
  • Influence of ambient temperatures on the pre-flight and flight activities of pheromone-stimulated male moths. Poster, Presented, 2014.
  • Lee S-G, Linn Jr. CE, Poole K, Vickers NJ. Behavioral and physiological studies of sex pheromonal olfaction in interspecific antennal imaginal disc transplants. Poster, Presented, 2011.

Research Groups

  • Deidra Jacobsen, . Biological Sciences. 2020 - present.
  • Kirsten Meredith, . Biology. 2018 - present.

Languages

  • French, Functional.

Geographical Regions of Interest

  • Germany
  • United Kingdom