Animal Biology Graduate Group
M.S. Zoology, University of Florida
B.S. Ecology/ B.S. Earth Science, UC San Diego
Broadly, I am interested in the biology of fishes and strive to understand their physiology or how they "work". In the Fangue laboratory I will be exploring the physiology of several native California fish species.
Akanyeti, O., Putney, J., Yanagitsuru, Y. R., Lauder, G. V., Stewart, W. J., & Liao, J. C. (2017). Accelerating fishes increase propulsive efficiency by modulating vortex ring geometry. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, 201705968.
Akanyeti, O., Thornycroft, P. J. M., Lauder, G. V., Yanagitsuru, Y. R., Peterson, A. N., & Liao, J. C. (2016). Fish optimize sensing and respiration during undulatory swimming. Nature Communications, 7.
Jew, C. J., Wegner, N. C., Yanagitsuru, Y., Tresguerres, M., & Graham, J. B. (2013). Atmospheric oxygen levels affect mudskipper terrestrial performance: Implications for early tetrapods. In Integrative and Comparative Biology (Vol. 53, pp. 248–257).