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As of November 08, 2022 All Since 2017
Citations 5064 3076
h-index 26 23
i10-index 36 32

Refereed Articles (Last updated Aug 31, 2021)

  1. Lutz, M.J., Reid, C.R., Lustri, C.J., Kao, A.B., Garnier, S., Couzin, I.D.: Individual error correction drives responsive self-assembly of army ant scaffolds. Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. U. S. A. 118, (2021). 10.1073/pnas.2013741118

  2. Blackiston, D., Lederer, E., Kriegman, S., Garnier, S., Bongard, J., Levin, M.: A cellular platform for the development of synthetic living machines. Science Robotics. 6, (2021). 10.1126/scirobotics.abf1571

  3. Sankey, D.W.E., O’Bryan, L.R., Garnier, S., Cowlishaw, G., Hopkins, P., Holton, M., Fürtbauer, I., King, A.J.: Consensus of travel direction is achieved by simple copying, not voting, in free-ranging goats. R Soc Open Sci. 8, 201128 (2021). 10.1098/rsos.201128

  4. Moffett, M.W., Garnier, S., Eisenhardt, K.M., Furr, N.R., Warglien, M., Sartoris, C., Ocasio, W., Knudsen, T., Bach, L.A., Offenberg, J.: Ant colonies: building complex organizations with minuscule brains and no leaders. Journal of Organization Design. (2021). 10.1007/s41469-021-00093-4

  5. Walsh, J.T., Garnier, S., Linksvayer, T.A.: Ant collective behavior is heritable and shaped by selection. Am. Nat. 567503 (2020). 10.1086/710709

  6. Samson, J.E., Ray, D.D., Porfiri, M., Miller, L.A., Garnier, S.: Collective Pulsing in Xeniid Corals: Part I-Using Computer Vision and Information Theory to Search for Coordination. Bull. Math. Biol. 82, 90 (2020). 10.1007/s11538-020-00759-2

  7. Pilkiewicz, K.R., Lemasson, B.H., Rowland, M.A., Hein, A., Sun, J., Berdahl, A., Mayo, M.L., Moehlis, J., Porfiri, M., Fernández-Juricic, E., Garnier, S., Bollt, E.M., Carlson, J.M., Tarampi, M.R., Macuga, K.L., Rossi, L., Shen, C.-C.: Decoding collective communications using information theory tools. J. R. Soc. Interface. 17, 20190563 (2020). 10.1098/rsif.2019.0563

  8. Middleton, E.J.T., Garnier, S., Latty, T., Reid, C.R.: Temporal and spatial pattern of trail clearing in the Australian meat ant, Iridomyrmex purpureus. Anim. Behav. 150, 97–111 (2019). 10.1016/j.anbehav.2019.02.006

  9. Ray, S., Valentini, G., Shah, P., Haque, A., Reid, C., Weber, G., Garnier, S.: Information Transfer During Food Choice in the Slime Mold Physarum polycephalum. Frontiers in Ecology and Evolution. 7, 67 (2019). 10.3389/fevo.2019.00067

  10. O’Bryan, L., Abaid, N., Nakayama, S., Dey, T., King, A., Cowlishaw, G., Rubenstein, D., Garnier, S.: Contact Calls Facilitate Group Contraction in Free-ranging Goats (Capra aegagrus hircus). Frontiers in Ecology and Evolution. 7, 73 (2019). 10.3389/fevo.2019.00073

  11. Tuci, E., Trianni, V., King, A., Garnier, S.: Editorial: Novel Technological and Methodological Tools for the Understanding of Collective Behaviors. Frontiers in Robotics and AI. 6, 139 (2019). 10.3389/frobt.2019.00139

  12. Moser, H.L., Doe, A.P., Meier, K., Garnier, S., Laudier, D., Akiyama, H., Zumstein, M.A., Galatz, L.M., Huang, A.H.: Genetic lineage tracing of targeted cell populations during enthesis healing. J. Orthop. Res. 36, 3275–3284 (2018). 10.1002/jor.24122

  13. Ireland, T., Garnier, S.: Architecture, space and information in constructions built by humans and social insects: a conceptual review. Philos. Trans. R. Soc. Lond. B Biol. Sci. 373, (2018). 10.1098/rstb.2017.0244

  14. Delcourt, J., Miller, N.Y., Couzin, I.D., Garnier, S.: Methods for the effective study of collective behavior in a radial arm maze. Behav. Res. Methods. 50, 1673–1685 (2018). 10.3758/s13428-018-1024-9

  15. Garnier, S., Caplan, J.M., Kennedy, L.W.: Predicting Dynamical Crime Distribution From Environmental and Social Influences. Frontiers in Applied Mathematics and Statistics. 4, 13 (2018). 10.3389/fams.2018.00013

  16. Graham, J.M., Kao, A.B., Wilhelm, D.A., Garnier, S.: Optimal construction of army ant living bridges. J. Theor. Biol. 435, 184–198 (2017). 10.1016/j.jtbi.2017.09.017

  17. Garnier, S., Kronauer, D.J.C.: The adaptive significance of phasic colony cycles in army ants. J. Theor. Biol. 428, 43–47 (2017). 10.1016/j.jtbi.2017.04.023

  18. Reid, C.R., MacDonald, H., Mann, R.P., Marshall, J.A.R., Latty, T., Garnier, S.: Decision-making without a brain: how an amoeboid organism solves the two-armed bandit. J. R. Soc. Interface. 13, 20160030 (2016). 10.1098/rsif.2016.0030

  19. Reid, C.R., Lutz, M.J., Powell, S., Kao, A.B., Couzin, I.D., Garnier, S.: Army ants dynamically adjust living bridges in response to a cost-benefit trade-off. Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. U. S. A. 112, 15113–15118 (2015). 10.1073/pnas.1512241112

  20. Dorigo, M., Birattari, M., Garnier, S., Hamann, H., de Oca, M.A.M., Solnon, C., Stützle, T.: ANTS 2014 special issue: Editorial. Swarm Intell. 9, 71–73 (2015). 10.1007/s11721-015-0111-0

  21. Vela-Pérez, M., Fontelos, M.A., Garnier, S.: From individual to collective dynamics in Argentine ants (Linepithema humile). Math. Biosci. 262, 56–64 (2015). 10.1016/j.mbs.2015.01.007

  22. Reid, C.R., Garnier, S., Beekman, M., Latty, T.: Information integration and multiattribute decision making in non-neuronal organisms. Anim. Behav. 100, 44–50 (2015). 10.1016/j.anbehav.2014.11.010

  23. Pérez-Escudero, A., Miller, N., Hartnett, A.T., Garnier, S., Couzin, I.D., de Polavieja, G.G.: Estimation models describe well collective decisions among three options. Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. U. S. A. 110, E3466–7 (2013). 10.1073/pnas.1309867110

  24. Miller, N., Garnier, S., Hartnett, A.T., Couzin, I.D.: Both information and social cohesion determine collective decisions in animal groups. Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. U. S. A. 110, 5263–5268 (2013). 10.1073/pnas.1217513110

  25. Garnier, S., Murphy, T., Lutz, M., Hurme, E., Leblanc, S., Couzin, I.D.: Stability and responsiveness in a self-organized living architecture. PLoS Comput. Biol. 9, e1002984 (2013). 10.1371/journal.pcbi.1002984

  26. Garnier, S., Combe, M., Jost, C., Theraulaz, G.: Do ants need to estimate the geometrical properties of trail bifurcations to find an efficient route? A swarm robotics test bed. PLoS Comput. Biol. 9, e1002903 (2013). 10.1371/journal.pcbi.1002903

  27. Perna, A., Granovskiy, B., Garnier, S., Nicolis, S.C., Labédan, M., Theraulaz, G., Fourcassié, V., Sumpter, D.J.T.: Individual rules for trail pattern formation in Argentine ants (Linepithema humile). PLoS Comput. Biol. 8, e1002592 (2012). 10.1371/journal.pcbi.1002592

  28. Gallup, A.C., Hale, J.J., Sumpter, D.J.T., Garnier, S., Kacelnik, A., Krebs, J.R., Couzin, I.D.: Visual attention and the acquisition of information in human crowds. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences. 109, 7245–7250 (2012). 10.1073/pnas.1116141109

  29. Campo, A., Garnier, S., Dédriche, O., Zekkri, M., Dorigo, M.: Self-organized discrimination of resources. PLoS One. 6, e19888 (2011). 10.1371/journal.pone.0019888

  30. Garnier, S.: From Ants to Robots and Back : How Robotics Can Contribute to the Study of Collective Animal Behavior. Bio-Inspired Self-Organizing Robotic Systems. 355, 105–120 (2011). 10.1007/978-3-642-20760-0_5

  31. Campo, A., Gutiérrez, A., Nouyan, S., Pinciroli, C., Longchamp, V., Garnier, S., Dorigo, M.: Artificial pheromone for path selection by a foraging swarm of robots. Biol. Cybern. 103, 339–352 (2010). 10.1007/s00422-010-0402-x

  32. Moussaïd, M., Perozo, N., Garnier, S., Helbing, D., Theraulaz, G.: The Walking Behaviour of Pedestrian Social Groups and Its Impact on Crowd Dynamics. PLoS One. 5, e10047 (2010). 10.1371/journal.pone.0010047

  33. Moussaid, M., Helbing, D., Garnier, S., Johansson, A., Combe, M., Theraulaz, G.: Experimental study of the behavioural mechanisms underlying self-organization in human crowds. Proceedings of the Royal Society B: Biological Sciences. 276, 2755–2762 (2009). 10.1098/rspb.2009.0405

  34. Moussaid, M., Garnier, S., Theraulaz, G., Helbing, D.: Collective Information Processing and Pattern Formation in Swarms, Flocks, and Crowds. Top. Cogn. Sci. 1, 469–497 (2009). 10.1111/j.1756-8765.2009.01028.x

  35. Garnier, S., Guérécheau, A., Combe, M., Fourcassié, V., Theraulaz, G.: Path selection and foraging efficiency in Argentine ant transport networks. Behav. Ecol. Sociobiol. 63, 1167–1179 (2009). 10.1007/s00265-009-0741-6

  36. Garnier, S., Gautrais, J., Asadpour, M., Jost, C., Theraulaz, G.: Self-Organized Aggregation Triggers Collective Decision Making in a Group of Cockroach-Like Robots. Adapt. Behav. 17, 109–133 (2009). 10.1177/1059712309103430

  37. Garnier, S., Jost, C., Gautrais, J., Asadpour, M., Caprari, G., Jeanson, R., Grimal, A., Theraulaz, G.: The Embodiment of Cockroach Aggregation Behavior in a Group of Micro-robots. Artif. Life. 14, 387–408 (2008). 10.1162/artl.2008.14.4.14400

  38. Gerbier, G., Garnier, S., Rieu, C., Theraulaz, G., Fourcassié, V.: Are ants sensitive to the geometry of tunnel bifurcation? Anim. Cogn. 11, 637–642 (2008). 10.1007/s10071-008-0153-4

  39. Garnier, S., Gautrais, J., Theraulaz, G.: The biological principles of swarm intelligence. Swarm Intell. 1, 3–31 (2007). 10.1007/s11721-007-0004-y

  40. Garnier, S., Jost, C., Jeanson, R., Gautrais, J., Asadpour, M., Caprari, G., Theraulaz, G.: Aggregation Behaviour as a Source of Collective Decision in a Group of Cockroach-Like-Robots. In: Capcarrère, M.S., Freitas, A.A., Bentley, P.J., Johnson, C.G., and Timmis, J. (eds.) Advances in Artificial Life. pp. 169–178. Springer Berlin Heidelberg, Berlin, Heidelberg (2005). http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/11553090_18


Refereed Conference Articles (Last updated Aug 31, 2021)

  1. Garnier, S., Tache, F., Combe, M., Grimal, A., Theraulaz, G.: Alice in Pheromone Land: An Experimental Setup for the Study of Ant-like Robots. In: 2007 IEEE Swarm Intelligence Symposium. pp. 37–44. IEEE (2007). 10.1109/SIS.2007.368024

  2. Garnier, S., Jost, C., Jeanson, R., Gautrais, J., Asadpour, M., Caprari, G., Theraulaz, G.: Collective decision-making by a group of cockroach-like robots. In: Proceedings 2005 IEEE Swarm Intelligence Symposium, 2005. SIS 2005. pp. 233–240. IEEE (2005). 10.1109/SIS.2005.1501627

  3. Jost, C., Garnier, S., Jeanson, R., Asadpour, M., Gautrais, J., Theraulaz, G.: The embodiment of cockroach behaviour in a micro-robot. In: Proc. of the 35th Int. Symposium on Robotics. pp. 23–26 (2004). https://infoscience.epfl.ch/record/142784


Books as Editor (Last updated Aug 31, 2021)

  1. Dorigo, M., Birattari, M., Garnier, S., Hamann, H., Montes de Oca, M., Solnon, C., & Stützle, T. (Eds.). (2014). Proceedings of the 9th International Conference on Swarm Intelligence (ANTS2014) (Vol. 8667). Springer.

Presentations (Last updated Feb 11, 2019)

  1. Garnier, S. We the Swarm: lessons in problem-solving from tiny brains and neuron-less creatures. In Entomology Colloquium, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, Urbana-Champaign, IL, February 11, 2019. Invited.

  2. Garnier, S. Not so smart after all: How to solve problems with no neurons and too many brains. In Coffee @ Beyond, Beyond Center, Arizona State University, Tempe, AZ, October 29, 2018. Invited.

  3. Garnier, S., & Moreau, C. Swarm Intelligence. In Scientific Controversies No. 16, Pioneer Works, Brooklyn, NY, September 13, 2018. Invited, Public lecture.

  4. Rockenbach, C., Clark, R. M., Korzeniecki, N. W., Fewell, J. H., & Garnier, S. Dynamic activity levels and task allocation of leaf-cutter ants in response to changes in fungal garden size. In 55th Annual Conference of the Animal Behavior Society, University of Wisconsin Milwaukee, Milwaukee, WI, August 2-6, 2018.

  5. Ray, S. K., Valentini, G., Shah, P., Haque, A., & Garnier, S.. Information transfer in the slime mold Physarum polycephalum membrane during decision-making. In 55th Annual Conference of the Animal Behavior Society, University of Wisconsin Milwaukee, Milwaukee, WI, August 2-6, 2018.

  6. O’Bryan, L., Abaid, N., Nakayama, S., Dey, T., King, A. J., Cowlishaw, G., Rubenstein, D., & Garnier, S. The Role of Contact Calls in Restoring Group Cohesion in a Semi-free Ranging Social Ungulate. In 55th Annual Conference of the Animal Behavior Society, University of Wisconsin Milwaukee, Milwaukee, WI, August 2-6, 2018.

  7. Haque, A., & Garnier, S. Peek-@-Bug: A Tabletop Device for Aspiring and Professional Animal Behavior Scientists. In 55th Annual Conference of the Animal Behavior Society, University of Wisconsin Milwaukee, Milwaukee, WI, August 2-6, 2018.

  8. Dykstra, N., O’Bryan, L., Wisniewska, M., Russell, G., Cowlishaw, G., King, A. J., & Garnier, S. Distributed vs. Centralized Leadership: Domestic Ungulates on the Move. In 55th Annual Conference of the Animal Behavior Society, University of Wisconsin Milwaukee, Milwaukee, WI, August 2-6, 2018.

  9. Garnier, S. From Blob to Mob: my random walk through complex systems. In Collective Behavior Seminar Series, Max Planck Institute for Ornithology and Konstanz University, Konstanz, Germany, July 19, 2018. Invited.

  10. Garnier, S. Into the crowd: collective intelligence in biological systems. In Santa Fe Institute workshop on the “Limits of Human Performance: The Role of Collective Effects in Individual and Team Performance”, Santa Fe, NM, June 25-27, 2018. Invited.

  11. Haque, A., Ray, S. K., Garnier, S., & Weber, G. Long Range Synchrony Can Be Achieved Through Reaction-Diffusion Processes in Physarum polycephalum. In First Northeast Regional Conference on Complex Systems, Binghamton University, Binghamton, NY, April 12-13, 2018.

  12. Ray, S. K., Valentini, G., Haque, A., & Garnier, S. Information Transfer in the Contractile Membrane of Slime Mold Physarum Polycephalum During Decision-Making. In First Northeast Regional Conference on Complex Systems, Binghamton University, Binghamton, NY, April 12-13, 2018.

  13. Wisniewska, M., Dykstra, N., O’Bryan, L., Garnier, S., King, A., Cowlishaw, G., & Russell, G. Teasing Apart Environmental and Social Influences on the Movement of Individuals in Group Living Species - Proof of Concept. In First Northeast Regional Conference on Complex Systems, Binghamton University, Binghamton, NY, April 12-13, 2018.

  14. Garnier, S. Of Robots and Ants. In In Secret Science Club, Brooklyn, NY, February 19, 2018. Invited, Public lecture.

  15. Garnier, S. Of robots and ants: a brief history of biological and bio-inspired self-assembly. In XXIII Simpósio de Mirmecologia: An International Ant Meeting, Curitiba, Paraná, Brazil, October 25, 2017. Invited, Keynote Speaker.

  16. Garnier, S. The Swarm and the Blob: problem-solving with many-brains vs neuron-less intelligence. In Cornell Neurobiology & Behavior Perry Gilbert Lecture Series, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY, August 23, 2017. Invited.

  17. Garnier, S. Living Architectures in New World Army Ants. In University of Delaware Applied Math Seminar Series, University of Delaware, Newark, DE, May 16, 2017. Invited.

  18. Garnier, S. Living Architectures in New World Army Ants. In Rutgers Camden Center for Computational and Integrative Biology Seminar Series, Rutgers Camden, Rutgers, NJ, February 21, 2017. Invited.

  19. Garnier, S. Living Architectures in New World Army Ants. In Penn State Entomology Seminar Series, Pennsylvania State University, State College, PA, October 14, 2016. Invited.

  20. Garnier, S., Reid, C. R., Lutz, M., Powell, S., Kao, A, & Couzin, I. D. Relationship between surface object properties and sunlight exposure in nests of meat ants Iridomyrmex purpureus. In XXV International Congress of Entomology, Orlando, FL, September 25-30, 2016.

  21. Ray, S. K., Reid, C. R., Latty, T., Holmes, M., & Garnier, S. Relationship between surface object properties and sunlight exposure in nests of meat ants Iridomyrmex purpureus. In XXV International Congress of Entomology, Orlando, FL, September 25-30, 2016.

  22. Garnier, S. The lab who stares at goats - Tools and toys to study the role of vocal communication in organizing collective movement. In Collective Motion 2016, Uppsala University, Uppsala, Sweden, June 8-10, 2016. Invited.

  23. Garnier, S. From ants to robots, and back. In “Sensory feedbacks and distributed communications in natural and artificial systems” workshop, UC Santa Barbara, Santa Barbara, CA, April 28, 2016. Invited.

  24. Kennedy, L., Caplan, C., & Garnier. S. Self-Organization and the Spatial Dynamics of Crime Emergence. In Rutgers University-Newark Chancellor/Provost 2016 Research Day, Rutgers University-Newark, Newark, NJ, April 25, 2016.

  25. Garnier, S. Decision-making without a brain. In Notre Dame of Maryland Biology Seminar, Notre Dame of Maryland University, Baltimore, MD, April 14, 2016. Invited.

  26. Garnier, S. Living Architectures: Autonomous Self Assembly and Disassembly in Army Ants. In 9th EAI International Conference on Bio-inspired Information and Communications Technologies, Columbia University, New York, NY, December 5, 2015. Invited, Keynote Speaker.

  27. Garnier, S. Decision-making without a brain: the case of the slime mold Physarum polycephalum. In First International Workshop on Physarum Transport Networks, Columbia University, New York, NY, December 3, 2015. Invited.

  28. Garnier, S. How Millions Become One. In Secret Science Club, Brooklyn, NY, December 2, 2015. Invited, Public lecture.

  29. Garnier, S. Panel discussion. In STEAM - a panel on science, technology, and the future of performance, NJIT, Newark, NJ, November 12, 2015. Invited.

  30. Garnier, S. Panel discussion. In White Symposium on “Collective Animal Behavior and Control of Robotic Networks”, University of Maryland, College Park, MA, November 9, 2015. Invited.

  31. Garnier, S. An ant bridge too far: self-organized living architectures in Eciton army ants. In George Washington University Biology Seminar, George Washington University, Washington, DC, November 6, 2015. Invited.

  32. Garnier, S. An ant bridge too far: self-organized living architectures in Eciton army ants. In 3rd Workshop on Biological Distributed Algorithms, MIT, Boston, MA, August 19, 2015. Invited.

  33. Garnier, S. How Millions Become One - The Biological Principles of Swarm Intelligence. In Rutgers-Camden REU Seminar, Rutgers-Camden, Camden, NJ, June 19, 2015. Invited.

  34. Garnier, S. Decision-making without a brain: the case of the slime mold Physarum polycephalum. In “Collective dynamics and model verification: Connecting kinetic modeling to data” workshop, Arizona State University, Tempe, AZ, April 18, 2015. Invited.

  35. Garnier, S. An ant bridge too far: self-organized living architectures in Eciton army ants. In Columbia University Seminar for the Integrative Study of Animal Behavior, Columbia University, New York, NY, April 13, 2015. Invited.

  36. Garnier, S. An ant bridge too far: adaptive living architectures in army ants. In Columbia University Biology Seminar, Scranton University, Scranton, PA, March 26, 2015. Invited.

  37. Garnier, S. How Millions Become One - The Biological Principles of Swarm Intelligence. In Nonlinear Science & Mathematical Physics Seminar, Georgia Institute of Technology, Atlanta, GA, December 3, 2014. Invited.

  38. Reid C, Lutz M, Garnier, S. Investigating the self-organized living architectures of Eciton army ants. In Entomology 2014, Entomological Society of America, Portland, OR, November 18, 2014.

  39. Garnier, S. How Millions Become One: the Biological Principles of Self-Organization. In Innovation Lab Meeting, MIT, Cambridge, MA, November 13, 2014. Invited.

  40. Reid C, Lutz M, Garnier, S. The Self-Organization of Living Bridges in Eciton hamatum Army ants. In Social Insects in the North-East Regions, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY, November 9, 2014.

  41. Garnier, S. An ant bridge too far: living architecture and self-organized shortcuts in army ants. In Entomology Department Seminar Series, Rutgers University, New Brunswick, NJ, October 24, 2014. Invited.

  42. Reid C, MacDonald H, Garnier, S. Cellular Decision-making: How an Amoeboid Organism Solves the Two-Armed Bandit Problem. In 2nd Workshop on Biological Distributed Algorithms, Austin, TX, October 12, 2014.

  43. Garnier, S. All roads lead to the mound. In 9th International Conference on Swarm Intelligence, Université Libre de Bruxelles, Bruxelles, Belgium, September 10, 2014. Invited, Keynote Speaker.

  44. Garnier, S. The Biological Principles of Swarm Intelligence. In Science Foo Camp, Google, O’Reilly Media, Nature, Googleplex, Palo Alto, CA, August 9, 2014. Invited.

  45. Lutz M, Reid C, Garnier, S., Couzin ID. Architecture on demand: The dynamics of self-organized construction in army ants. In 51st Annual Conference of the Animal Behavior Society, Princeton University, Princeton, NJ, August 10, 2014.

  46. Reid C, MacDonald H, Latty T, Mann R, Garnier, S. How slime mold cracks the Two-Armed-Bandit problem; insights into unicellular decision making. In 51st Annual Conference of the Animal Behavior Society, Princeton University, Princeton, NJ, August 10, 2014.

  47. Reid C, MacDonald H, Garnier, S. Unicellular decision making: How slime mould cracks the Two-Armed-Bandit problem. In 2014 Meeting of the International Union for the Study of Social Insects, International Union for the Study of Social Insects, Cairns, Australia, July 17, 2014.

  48. Garnier, S., Neiman D. Formation of efficient transportation networks in the Argentine ant. In 2014 Meeting of the International Union for the Study of Social Insects, International Union for the Study of Social Insects, Cairns, Australia, July 14, 2014.

  49. Garnier, S. An Ant Bridge Too Far. In Biology Department Seminar Series, University of Sydney, Sydney, Australia, July 7, 2014. Invited

  50. Garnier, S., Reid C. Video tracking ant behavior. In Social Insects in the North-East Regions, Drexel University, Philadelphia, PA, May 29, 2014.

  51. Reid C, Garnier, S. Investigating the self-organized living architectures of Eciton army ants. In Social Insects in the North-East Regions, Drexel University, Philadelphia, PA, May 28, 2014.

  52. Garnier, S. Des Fourmis aux Hommes: La Science des Foules (From Ants to Humans: The Science of Crowds). In Conférence du Coeur des sciences de l’UQAM, Montreal, Canada, April 24, 2014. Invited, Public lecture.

  53. Garnier, S. All roads lead to the mound. In UQAM Biology Department Seminar, Montreal, Canada, April 23, 2013. Invited.

  54. Garnier, S. How millions become one: Complexity and Self-Organization in Social Systems. In Moffitt Integrated Mathematical Oncology Seminar, Tampa, FL, March 20, 2014. Invited.

  55. Garnier, S. All roads lead to the mound. In Imperial College Applied Mathematics Seminar, London, UK, February 28, 2014. Invited.

  56. Garnier, S. All roads lead to the mound. In Microsoft Research Cambridge Seminar, Cambridge, UK, February 26, 2014. Invited.

  57. Garnier, S. How crowds move. In Oxford Mathematical Institute Seminar, Oxford, UK, February 24, 2014. Invited.

  58. Garnier, S. All roads lead to the mound. In Swansea University Biosciences Seminar, Swansea, UK, February 20, 2014. Invited.

  59. Garnier, S. All roads lead to the mound. In University of Pennsylvania EcoLunch, Philadelphia, PA, January 21, 2014. Invited.

  60. Garnier, S. Track me if you can. In Kronauer Lab Meeting at Rockefeller University, New York City, NY, January 3, 2014. Invited.

  61. Garnier, S. Ant wuz here! Externalized memory and collective problem-solving in ants. In University of Houston Network Seminar Series, Houston, TX, November 15, 2013. Invited.

  62. Garnier, S. Living architectures in army ants. In 2013 Meeting of the Entomological Society of America, Austin, TX, November 12, 2013. Invited.

  63. Rockenbach C, Reid C, Wcislo W, Garnier, S. The function of leaf-caching behavior in leaf-cutter ant supply chains. In 2013 Meeting of the Entomological Society of America, Austin, TX, November 11, 2013.

  64. Garnier, S. Ant wuz here! Following the trail of recent ant network research. In KI-Net young researchers workshop: Kinetic and macroscopic models for complex systems, College Park, MA, October 15, 2013. Invited.

  65. Garnier, S. Ant wuz here! Following the trail of recent ant network research. In The Sixth International Symposium on “Biomathematics and Ecology: Education and Research”, Arlington, VA, October 13, 2013. Invited.

  66. Garnier, S. Ant wuz here! Following the trail of recent ant network research. In Collective Behaviours and Social Dynamics Workshop at the 12th European Conference on Artificial Life, Taormina, Italy, September 2, 2013. Invited, Keynote Speaker.

  67. Reid C, Latty T, MacDonald H, Garnier, S. Blob breaks bank: an amoeboid organism’s strategy for solving the Two-Armed Bandit problem. In Joint meeting of the 33rd International Ethological Conference and the Association for the Study of Animal Behaviour, Newcastle, UK, August 4-8, 2013.

  68. Garnier, S., Lutz M, Hurme E, Leblanc S, Couzin ID. Temporal organization of traffic on army ant trails. In Joint meeting of the 33rd International Ethological Conference and the Association for the Study of Animal Behaviour, Newcastle, UK, August 4-8, 2013.

  69. Garnier, S., Lutz M, Hurme E, Leblanc S, Couzin ID. Temporal organization of traffic on army ant trails. In 50th Annual Conference of the Animal Behavior Society, Boulder, CO, July 28-August 1, 2013.

  70. Reid C, Latty T, MacDonald H, Garnier, S. The exploration-exploitation tradeoff in an amoeboid organism: slime mold vs the two-armed bandit. In 50th Annual Conference of the Animal Behavior Society, Boulder, CO, July 28-August 1, 2013.

  71. Garnier, S. Ant wuz here! Externalized memory and collective problem-solving in ants. In 10th Annual Conference on Frontiers in Applied and Computational Mathematics, Newark, NJ, May 31-June 2, 2013. Invited.

  72. Garnier, S. Ant was here! Externalized memory and collective problem solving in ants. In Harvard Widely Applied Math Seminar, Cambridge, MA, May 7, 2013. Invited.

  73. Garnier, S. Living Architectures. In AIANJ Spring Symposium on Distributed Intelligence, Newark, New Jersey, USA, March 6, 2013. Invited.

  74. Garnier, S., Murphy T, Lutz M, Hurme S, Leblanc S, Couzin ID. Living Architectures: Bridge Construction in Army Ants. In Workshop on “Animal Swarms”, Kfar Blum, Israel, February 19-21, 2013.

  75. Garnier, S., Murphy T, Lutz M, Hurme S, Leblanc S, Couzin ID. Living Architectures: Bridge Construction in Army Ants. In Proceedings of the workshop “Collective Motion in Biological Systems: from Data to Models”, Bielefeld, Germany, November 5-9, 2012.

  76. Garnier, S., Faria J, de Froment A, Miller N, Couzin ID. Collective Discrimination In the Presence of Distractors: Application of the Treisman Feature Search Test to Schooling Fish. In Fish Behavior Symposium at AFS 141st Annual Meeting, Seattle, Washington, USA, September 4-8, 2011.

  77. Miller N, de Froment A, Garnier, S., Faria J, Couzin ID. Combination Laws During Collective Decision-Making In Fish. In Fish Behavior Symposium at AFS 141st Annual Meeting, Seattle, Washington, USA, September 4-8, 2011.

  78. Garnier, S. Living architectures: bridge construction by army ants. In Seminar at the Self-Organizing Systems Research Group at Harvard University, Cambridge, Massachusetts, USA, July 11, 2011. Invited.

  79. Garnier, S. Exploratory trail networks in Argentine ants. In MBI workshop on “Insect Self-organization and Swarming”, Colombus, Ohio, USA, March 14-18, 2011.

  80. Garnier, S., Fourcassié V, Theraulaz G. Trail geometry encodes heuristic information in the Argentine ant. In Young researcher symposium on “Crowd and swarm dynamics: interactions, self-organization, mathematics, applications” at SIMAI 2010, Cagliari, Italy, June 21-25, 2010.

  81. Garnier, S. From biology to robotics, and back. In Seminar at the School of Engineering & Science of the Stevens Institute of Technology, Hoboken, New Jersey, USA, June 9, 2010. Invited.

  82. Garnier, S., Moussaïd M. Self-organized movements in swarms, flocks and crowds. In XVIème Colloque de l’Association Alpha-T des Doctorants en Biologie-Santé-Biotechnologies de Toulouse, Toulouse, France, March 20-21, 2008.

  83. Garnier, S., Theraulaz G. Collective Behaviour in Groups of Insect-like Robots. In Summer School on Collective Robotics (EAIA’07), Lisboa, Portugal, August 27-31, 2007. Invited.

  84. Garnier, S., Moussaïd M. Déplacements collectifs dans les sociétés animales et humaines - Collective movements in animal and human societies, In Colloque sur les Systèmes Complexes en Sciences Humaines et Sociales, Cerisy-la-Salle, France, May 26- June 2, 2007. Invited.

  85. Garnier, S., Tache F, Combe M, Grimal A, Theraulaz G. Alice in Pheromone Land: An Experimental Setup for the Study of Ant-like Robots. In 2007 IEEE Swarm Intelligence Symposium, Honolulu, Hawaii, USA, April 1-5, 2007, 37-44.

  86. Garnier, S., Jost C, Theraulaz G. Aggregation behaviour as a source of collective decision in a group of cockroach-like robots. In 8th European Conference on Artificial Life, Canterbury, United Kingdom, September 5-9, 2005.

  87. Garnier, S., Jost C, Jeanson R, Gautrais J, Asadpour M, Caprari G, Theraulaz G. Collective decision-making by a group of cockroach-like robots. In Proceedings of the 2005 IEEE Swarm Intelligence Symposium, Pasadena, California, USA, June 8-10, 2005, 233-240.

  88. Garnier, S., Jost C, Theraulaz G. Décisions collectives dans des groupes de micro-robots. In 6ème Colloque des Jeunes Chercheurs en Sciences Cognitives, Bordeaux, France, May 2-4, 2005.

  89. Garnier, S. L’intelligence collective des sociétés d’insectes : une source d’inspiration pour le management de demain ? - Collective intelligence in insect societies: a source of inspiration for tomorrow’s management? In Thales Annual Meeting on Human Resources Management, Thales Université Jouy-en-Josas, France, December 8, 2004. Invited.

  90. Jost C, Garnier, S., Jeanson R, Asadpour M, Gautrais J, Theraulaz G. The embodiment of cockroach behaviour in a micro-robot. In Proceedings of 35th International Symposium on Robotics, Paris, France, March 23-16, 2004.