Publications

Please email for PDF copies

2019

Ouyang J.Q., Baldan, D., Munguia, C., & Davies, S. Genetic inheritance and environment determine endocrine plasticity to urban living. Proceedings of the Royal Society B: Biological Sciences, 286, 1908. Link

2018

Ouyang, J.Q., Isaksson, C., Schmidt, C., Hutton, P., Bonier, F. & Dominoni, D. A New Framework for Urban Ecology: An Integration of Proximate and Ultimate Responses to Anthropogenic Change. Integrative and Comparative Biology 58, 915-928. Link

Tóth, Z., Ouyang, J.Q. & Lendvai, Á.Z. Exploring the mechanistic link between corticosterone and insulin-like growth factor-1 in a wild passerine bird. PeerJ 6, e5936. Link

Alaasam, V.J., Duncan, R., Casagrande, S., Davies, S., Sidher, A., Seymoure, B., Shen, Y., Zhang, Y. & Ouyang, J.Q. Light at night disrupts nocturnal rest and elevates glucocorticoids at cool color temperatures. Journal of Experimental Zoology Part A: Ecological and Integrative Physiology 0. Link

 

Jong, M., Lamers Koosje, P., Eugster, M., Ouyang, J.Q., Da Silva, A., Mateman, A.C., Grunsven Roy, H.A., Visser Marcel, E. & Spoelstra, K. Effects of experimental light at night on extra-pair paternity in a songbird. Journal of Experimental Zoology Part A: Ecological and Integrative Physiology 0. Link

                               

Ouyang, J.Q., Davies, S. & Dominoni, D. Hormonally mediated effects of artificial light at night on behavior and fitness: linking endocrine mechanisms with function. The Journal of Experimental Biology 221. Link

2017

Davies, S, Haddad, N.ǂ, Ouyang, JQ. Stressful city sounds: glucocorticoid responses to experimental traffic noise are environmentally-dependent. Biology letters. Link

 

Ouyang JQ, de Jong M, van Grunsven RHA, Matson KD, Haussmann MF, Meerlo P, Visser ME, Spoelstra K. What type of rigorous experiments are needed to investigate the impact of artificial light at night on individuals and populations? Global Change Biology. Link

Ouyang JQ, de Jong M, van Grunsven RHA, Matson KD, Haussmann MF, Meerlo P, Visser ME, Spoelstra K. 2017. Restless roosts: Light pollution affects behavior, sleep, and physiology in a free-living songbird. Global Change Biology. Link

Press coverage: Nature

Welbers AAMH, van Dis NE, Kolvoort AM, Ouyang J, Visser ME, Spoelstra K, Dominoni DM. 2017. Artificial Light at Night Reduces Daily Energy Expenditure in Breeding Great Tits (Parus major). Frontiers in Ecology and Evolution 5(55). Link

2016

de Jong, M., Ouyang, J.Q., van Grunsven, R.H.A., Visser, M.E., Spoelstra, K. Do wild great tits avoid exposure to light at night? PLoS ONE 11(6): e0157357. Link

Dakin R., Ouyang J.Q., Lendvai Á.Z., Haussmann M.F., Moore I.T., Bonier F. 2016. Weather matters: begging calls are temperature- and size-dependent signals of offspring state. Behaviour 153(8):871-896. Link

 

Ouyang JQ*, Lendvai Á.Z.*, Moore I.T., Bonier F., Haussmann M.F. 2016. Do hormones, telomere lengths, and oxidative stress form an integrated phenotype? A case study in free-living tree swallows. Integrative and Comparative Biology 56(2):138-145. Link
*shared first authorship.

 

Hau M., Casagrande, S., Ouyang, J.Q., Baugh, A.T. Glucocorticoid-mediated phenotypes in vertebrates: Multilevel variation and evolution. Advances in the Study of Behavior 48: 41-115. Link

 

de Jong M., Jeninga L., Ouyang J.Q., van Oers K., Spoelstra K., Visser M.E. 2016. Dose-dependent responses of avian daily rhythms to artificial light at night. Physiology & Behavior 155:172-179. Link

 

Dakin, R., Lendvai, A.Z., Ouyang, J.Q., Moore, I.T., Bonier, F. Plumage colour is associated with partner parental care in mutually ornamented tree swallows. Animal Behaviour 111: 111-118. Link

 

2015

Ouyang, J.Q,* Lendvai, A.Z.*, Dakin, R., Domalik, A.D.ǂ, Fasanello, V.J.ǂ, Vassallo, B.G. ǂ, Haussmann, M.F., Moore, I.T., & Bonier, F. Weathering the storm: parental effort and experimental manipulation of stress hormones predict brood survival. BMC Evolutionary Biology 15: 219. Link

*authors contributed equally, shared first-authorship

 

Lendvai, A.Z., Akçay, Ç., Ouyang, J.Q., Dakin, R., St. John, P.S., Stanback, M., Moore, I.T., and Bonier, F. Analysis of the optimal duration of behavioral observations on an automated continuous monitoring system in tree swallows (Tachycineta bicolor): is one hour good enough? PLoS ONE 10: e0141194. Link

 

Ouyang, J.Q., de Jong, M., Hau, M., Visser, M.E., van Grunsven, R.H.A. & Spoelstra, K. Stressful colours: corticosterone concentrations in a free-living songbird vary with the spectral composition of experimental illumination. Biology Letters, 11. Link

Press coverage: The Guardian

Key teaching text at the University of Liverpool

 

de Jong, M., Ouyang, J.Q., Silva, A. van Grunsven, R.H.A., Kempenaers, B., Visser, M.E., & Spoelstra, K. 2015. Nocturnal illumination of habitat: altered life-history decisions and effects on fitness in wild birds. Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society B, 370. Link

 

2014

Lendvai, A.Z.* Ouyang, J.Q.*, Schoenle, L.A., Fasanello, V.J.ǂ, Haussmann, M.F., Moore, I.T., & Bonier, F. Experimental food restriction reveals individual differences in corticosterone reaction norms with no oxidative costs. PLoS One, 9, e110564. Link

*authors contributed equally, shared first-authorship

 

Ouyang, J.Q., van Oers, K., Quetting, M., & Hau, M. Becoming more like your mate: hormonal similarity reduces divorce rates in a wild songbird. Animal Behavior 98, 87-93. Link

 

2013                      

Ouyang, J.Q., Sharp, P., Quetting, M. & Hau, M. 2013a. Endocrine phenotype, reproductive success and survival in the great tit, Parus major. Journal of Evolutionary Biology 26: 1988-98. Link

 

Ouyang, J.Q., Muturi, M.ǂ, Quetting, M. & Hau, M. 2013b. Small increases in corticosterone before the breeding season increase parental investment but not fitness in a wild passerine bird. Hormones and Behavior 63: 776-781. ​Link

 

2012                      

Ouyang, J.Q., Quetting, M., Hau, M. 2012. Corticosterone and brood abandonment in a passerine bird. Animal Behaviour: 84, 261-268. Link

 

2011                      

Ouyang, J.Q., Hau, M., Bonier, F. 2011a. Within seasons and among years: when are corticosterone levels repeatable? Hormones and behavior: 60, 559-564. Link

 

Ouyang, J. Q., Sharp, P. J., Dawson, A., Quetting, M., Hau, M., 2011b. Hormone levels predict individual differences in reproductive success in a passerine bird. Proceedings of the Royal Society B: Biological Sciences 278: 2537-2545. Link

 

2010                      

Cordoba-Cordoba, S., Ouyang, J.Q., Hauck, S. J. 2010. Nesting preferences and population estimates of a new Black Noddy (Anous minutus) breeding colony on One Tree Island, Great Barrier Reef., Marine Ornithology 38: 79–84. Link

           

Other:                

 

Ouyang, J. Q. 2005. Diets of adult and chick western gulls on Santa Barbara Island. Journal of Undergraduate Research in the Biological Sciences 35: 703-714.    

 

ǂDenotes undergraduate collaborator

Call

T: (775) 784-6188 

  • w-googleplus
  • w-tbird

Follow us

 

© 2018 by Jenny Ouyang  

No animals were harmed in the making of this site.

Site last updated: July 2019