Chang, J*, S Powell, EJH Robinson and MC Donaldson-Matasci (2021). Nest choice in arboreal ants is an emergent consequence of network creation under spatial constraints. Swarm Intelligence accepted.

Powell, S, MC Donaldson-Matasci, A Woodrow-Tomizuka** and A Dornhaus (2017). Context-dependent defences in turtle ants: resource defensibility and threat level induce dynamic shifts in soldier deployment. Functional Ecology 31 (12): 2287-2298. doi: 10.1111/1365-2435.12926

Rivera, MD*, MC Donaldson-Matasci, and A Dornhaus (2015). Quitting time: When do honey bee foragers decide to stop foraging on natural resources? Frontiers in Ecology and Evolution 3: 1–9. doi: 10.3389/fevo.2015.00050

Donaldson-Matasci MC and A Dornhaus (2014). Dance communication affects consistency but not breadth of resource use in pollen-foraging honey bees. PLoS ONE 9 (10): e107527. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0107527

Donaldson-Matasci MC, CT Bergstrom, and M Lachmann (2013). When unreliable cues are good enough. American Naturalist 182 (3): 313-327. doi: 10.1086/671161

Donaldson-Matasci MC, G DeGrandi-Hoffman, and A Dornhaus (2013).  Bigger is better: honey bee colonies as distributed information-gathering systems. Animal Behaviour 85 (3): 585-592. doi: 10.1016/j.anbehav.2012.12.020

Nguyen N, MC Donaldson-Matasci, and MC Shin (2013).  Improving pollen classification with less training effort.  IEEE Workshop on the Applications of Computer Vision (WACV).  January 17-18, 2013. doi: 10.1109/WACV.2013.6475049

Donaldson-Matasci MC and A Dornhaus. (2012) How habitat affects the benefits of communication in collectively foraging honey bees. Behavioral Ecology & Sociobiology 66 (4): 583-592. doi: 10.1007/s00265-011-1306-z

Donaldson-Matasci MC, CT Bergstrom, and M Lachmann. (2010) The fitness value of information. Oikos 119 (2): 219-230. doi: 10.1111/j.1600-0706.2009.17781.x

Donaldson-Matasci MC, M Lachmann, and CT Bergstrom. (2008) Phenotypic diversity as an adaptation to environmental uncertainty. Evolutionary Ecology Research 10 (4): 493-515. journal link

Donaldson MC, M Lachmann, and CT Bergstrom. (2007) The evolution of functionally referential meaning in a structured world. Journal of Theoretical Biology 246 (2): 225-233. doi: 10.1016/j.jtbi.2006.12.031

* Undergraduate student author          ** High school student author