Ph.D., University of North Carolina - Chapel Hill 1996
B.A., Swarthmore College 1988
Johnsen, S. “The optics of life: A biologist's guide to light in nature.” The Optics of Life: A Biologist’S Guide to Light in Nature, January 19, 2012.
Moore, Bret A., Jason M. Kamilar, Shaun P. Collin, Olaf R. P. Bininda-Emonds, Nathaniel J. Dominy, Margaret I. Hall, Christopher P. Heesy, et al. “A novel method for comparative analysis of retinal specialization traits from topographic maps.” Journal of Vision 12, no. 12 (January 2012): 13. https://doi.org/10.1167/12.12.13. Full Text
Moore, B. A., J. M. Kamilar, S. P. Collin, O. R. P. Bininda Emonds, N. J. Dominy, M. I. Hall, C. P. Heesy, et al. “A novel method for comparative analysis of retinal specialization traits from topographic maps.” Journal of Vision 12, no. 1–24 (2012).
Frank, T. M., and S. Johnsen. “Light and vision in the deep-sea benthos. II. Special visual adaptations in deep-sea benthic crustaceans.” Journal of Experimental Biology 215 (2012): 3344–53.
Moore, B. A., J. M. Kamilar, S. P. Collin, O. R. P. Bininda Emonds, N. J. Dominy, M. I. Hall, C. P. Heesy, et al. “Are all vertebrate retinas configured the same? Implications for the evolution of acute vision.” Proceedings of the Royal Society of London, Series B, 2012.
Costello, M. J., D. Chauss, A. Mohamed, K. O. Gilliland, S. Johnsen, M. Bates, L. A. Brennan, and M. Kantorow. “Autophagy and Mitophagy in the Ocular Lens.” Journal of Cell Science, 2012.
Zylinski, Sarah, and Sönke Johnsen. “Mesopelagic cephalopods switch between transparency and pigmentation to optimize camouflage in the deep.” Current Biology : Cb 21, no. 22 (November 10, 2011): 1937–41. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.cub.2011.10.014. Full Text
Holt, Amanda L., Alison M. Sweeney, Sönke Johnsen, and Daniel E. Morse. “A highly distributed Bragg stack with unique geometry provides effective camouflage for Loliginid squid eyes.” Journal of the Royal Society, Interface 8, no. 63 (October 2011): 1386–99. https://doi.org/10.1098/rsif.2010.0702. Full Text
Baldwin, Jamie, and Sönke Johnsen. “Effects of molting on the visual acuity of the blue crab, Callinectes sapidus.” The Journal of Experimental Biology 214, no. Pt 18 (September 2011): 3055–61. https://doi.org/10.1242/jeb.056861. Full Text