Nigel R. Franks
Nigel R. Franks
Emeritus Professor, University of Bristol
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Self-organization in biological systems
S Camazine, JL Deneubourg, NR Franks, J Sneyd, G Theraula, ...
Self-Organization in Biological Systems, 2020
Effective leadership and decision-making in animal groups on the move
ID Couzin, J Krause, NR Franks, SA Levin
Nature 433 (7025), 513-516, 2005
Collective memory and spatial sorting in animal groups
ID Couzin, J Krause, R James, GD Ruxton, NR Franks
Journal of theoretical biology 218 (1), 1-11, 2002
Social evolution in ants
AFG Bourke, NR Franks
Princeton University Press, 1995
The dynamics of collective sorting: Robot-like ants and ant-like robots
JL Deneubourg, S Goss, N Franks, A Sendova-Franks, C Detrain, ...
Teaching in tandem-running ants
NR Franks, T Richardson
Nature 439 (7073), 153-153, 2006
Self-organized lane formation and optimized traffic flow in army ants
ID Couzin, NR Franks
Proceedings of the Royal Society of London. Series B: Biological Sciences …, 2003
Quorum sensing, recruitment, and collective decision-making during colony emigration by the ant Leptothorax albipennis
SC Pratt, EB Mallon, DJ Sumpter, NR Franks
Behavioral Ecology and Sociobiology 52, 117-127, 2002
Stop signals provide cross inhibition in collective decision-making by honeybee swarms
TD Seeley, PK Visscher, T Schlegel, PM Hogan, NR Franks, JAR Marshall
Science 335 (6064), 108-111, 2012
Information flow, opinion polling and collective intelligence in house–hunting social insects
NR Franks, SC Pratt, EB Mallon, NF Britton, DJT Sumpter
Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society of London. Series B …, 2002
Army ants: A collective intelligence.
NR Franks
Speed versus accuracy in collective decision making
NR Franks, A Dornhaus, JP Fitzsimmons, M Stevens
Proceedings of the Royal Society of London. Series B: Biological Sciences …, 2003
The blind leading the blind: modeling chemically mediated army ant raid patterns
JL Deneubourg, S Goss, N Franks, JM Pasteels
Journal of insect behavior 2, 719-725, 1989
Individual and collective decision-making during nest site selection by the ant Leptothorax albipennis
E Mallon, S Pratt, N Franks
Behavioral Ecology and Sociobiology 50, 352-359, 2001
The behavioural ecology of ants
JH Sudd, NR Franks
Springer Science & Business Media, 2013
On optimal decision-making in brains and social insect colonies
JAR Marshall, R Bogacz, A Dornhaus, R Planqué, T Kovacs, NR Franks
Journal of the Royal Society Interface 6 (40), 1065-1074, 2009
Patterns of nested dispersion in a tropical ground ant community
SC Levings, NR Franks
Ecology 63 (2), 338-344, 1982
Teams in animal societies
C Anderson, NR Franks
Behavioral Ecology 12 (5), 534-540, 2001
Brood sorting by ants: distributing the workload over the work-surface
NR Franks, AB Sendova-Franks
Behavioral Ecology and Sociobiology 30, 109-123, 1992
Self-organizing nest construction in ants: sophisticated building by blind bulldozing
NR Franks, A Wilby, BW Silverman, C Tofts
Animal behaviour 44, 357-375, 1992
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