Publication list

Knebel D., Wörner J., Rillich J., Nadler L., Pflüger HJ., Ayali A. and Couzin-Fuchs E. (2018) Contralateral pathways allow the suboesophageal ganglion to modulate locusts’ inter-leg sensory-motor interactions. Journal of insect physiology107,116-124.


Pequeno-Zurro A., Nitschke J., Szyszka P., Shaikh D. and Couzin-Fuchs E. (2018) Modeling active antennal movements of the American cockroach: towards biorobotic models of active sensing. Artificial Life and Robotics, In 2nd International Symposium on Swarm Behavior and Bio-Inspired Robotics.


Couzin-Fuchs E., Gal O., Holmes P. and Ayali A. (2015) Differential control of temporal and spatial aspects of cockroach leg coordination. J. insect physiol. 79: 96-104.


Ayali A., Borgmann A., Büschges A. Couzin-Fuchs E., Daun-Gruhn S. and Holmes P. (2015) The comparative investigation of the stick insect and cockroach models in the study of insect locomotion. Curr. Opin. Insect Sci. 12: 1-10. 


Couzin-Fuchs E., Kiemel T., Gal O., Ayali A. and Holmes P. (2015) Intersegmental coupling and recovery from perturbations in freely-running cockroaches. J. Exp Biol. 218: 285-297.


Ayali A.,  Couzin-Fuchs E., David I., Gal O., Holmes P., Knebel, D. (2015) Sensory feedback in cockroach locomotion: current knowledge and open questions. J Comp Physiol A, doi 10.1007/s00359-014-0968-1.


Fuchs E., Holmes P., David I. and Ayali A. (2012) Proprioceptive feedback reinforces centrally-generated stepping patterns in the cockroach. J. Exp. Biol. 215, 1884-1891.


Fuchs E., Ayali A., Kiemel T. and Holmes P. (2011) Intersegmental coordination of cockroach locomotion: adaptive control of centrally coupled pattern generator circuits. Front. Neural Circuits 4: 125. 


Fuchs E., Ayali A., Ben Jacob E. and Boccaletti S. (2009) Formation of Synchronization Cliques During Development of Modular Neural Networks. Phys. Biol. 6: 1-12.


Fuchs E., Ayali A., Robinson A., Hulata E. and Ben Jacob E. (2007) Co-emergence of regularity and complexity during neural network development. Dev. Neurobiol. 67(13): 1802-1814. 


Ayali A., Fuchs E., Hulata E.and Ben Jacob E. (2007) The function of inter segmental connections in determining temporal characteristics of the spinal cord rhythmic output. Neuroscience 147, 236-246. 


Fuchs E., Ayali A. and Ben-Jacob E. (2006) Adult and sex-specific behavior can be characterized by motor patterns' functional complexity. Neuroreport 17: 1153-1158.


Ayali A., Fuchs E., Zilberstein Y., Robinson A., Shefi O., Hulata E. , Baruchi I., and Ben-Jacob E. (2004) Contextual regularity and complexity of neuronal activity: from stand-alone cultures to task-performing animals. Complexity 9.6, 25-32. 


Zilberstein Y., Fuchs E., Hershtik L. and Ayali A. (2004) The modulation for behavior in the locust frontal ganglion. J. Comp. Physiol. A. 190: 301-309. 


Ayali A., Fuchs E. and Kutsch W. (2004) Neurophysiological studies of flight-related density-dependent phase characteristics in locusts. Acta Biologica Hungarica 55, No 1-4. 


Fuchs E., Kutsch W. and Ayali A. (2003) Neural correlates to flight-related density-dependent phase characteristics in locusts. J. Neurobiol. 57: 152-162.