Selected Publications

Selected Publications

I. Books/Journal volumes where I was editor

1. BARNES, W.J.P. and GLADDEN, M.H. (Eds.). Feedback and Motor Control in Invertebrates and Vertebrates. pp. 496, Croom Helm, London, 1985, ISBN No. 0-7099-3277-4.

2. BARNES, W.J.P. (Ed.) Sensory Guidance in Arthropod Behaviour. Comparative Biochemistry and Physiology, 104A, 623-733, 1993, ISBN No. 0300-9629.

3. BARNES, J. and GLANTZ, R. (Eds). Visual Systems. In: The Crustacean Nervous System, pp. 467-524, General Editor. Wiese, K. Springer Verlag, Berlin, Heidelberg, New York, 2001,  ISBN No. 3-540-66900-0.

4. BARNES, W.J.P. and GLANTZ, R.M. (Eds). Visual Systems. In: Crustacean Experimental Systems in Neurobiology, pp. 201-260, General Editor. Wiese, K. Springer Verlag, Berlin, Heidelberg, New York, 2002, ISBN No. 3-540-43809-2.

5. BARNES, W.J.P. (Ed.). Dynamic adhesion in animals – mechanisms and biomimetic implications. Journal of Comparative Physiology A, 192, No. 11, 2006, ISSN No. 0300-9629.


II. Chapters in Books

6. BARNES, W.J.P. Nervous control of locomotion in Crustacea. In: "Simple" Nervous Systems, pp. 415-441. Eds. P.N.R. Usherwood and D.R. Newth. Edward Arnold, London, 1975, ISBN No. 0-7131-2464-4.

7. BARNES, W.J.P. Reflexes. In: Feedback and Motor Control in Invertebrates and Vertebrates, pp.211-216. Eds. W.J.P. Barnes and M.H. Gladden. Croom Helm, London, 1985, ISBN No. 0-7099-3277-4.

8. BARNES, W.J.P. The control of equilibrium. In: Feedback and Motor Control in Invertebrates and Vertebrates. pp.253-258. Eds. W.J.P. Barnes and M.H. Gladden, Croom Helm, London, 1985, ISBN No. 0-7099-3277-4.

9. BARNES, W.J.P., HORSEMAN, B.G. and MACAULEY, M.W.S. The detection and analysis of optic flow by crabs: from eye movements to electrophysiology, In: The Crustacean Nervous System, pp. 468-485. Ed. Wiese, K., Springer Verlag, Berlin, Heidelberg, New York, 2001, ISBN No. 3-540-66900-0.

10. GLANTZ, R.M. and BARNES, W.J.P. Visual systems: neural mechanisms and visual behavior. In: Crustacean Experimental Systems in Neurobiology, pp. 203-225. Ed. Wiese, K, Springer Verlag, Berlin, Heidelberg, New York, 2002, ISBN No. 3-540-43809-2.


III. Full Papers in Refereed Journals

11. BARNES, W.J.P. and HORRIDGE, G.A. A neuropharmacologically active substance from jellyfish ganglia. Journal of Experimental Biology, 42: 257-267, 1965, ISSN No. 0022-0949.

12. BARNES, W.J.P. and HORRIDGE, G.A. Interaction of the movement of the two eyecups in the crab, Carcinus. Journal of Experimental Biology, 50: 651-671. 1969, ISSN No. 0022-0949.

13. BARNES, W.J.P. and HORRIDGE, G.A. Two dimensional records of the eyecup movements of the crab, Carcinus. Journal of Experimental Biology, 50: 673-682, 1969, ISSN No. 0022-0949.

14. BARNES, W.J.P., BURN, J., MEADOWS, P.S. and McLUSKY, D.S. Corophium volutator - an intertidal crustacean useful for teaching in schools and universities. Journal of Biological Education, 3: 283-298. 1969, ISSN No. 0021-9266.

15. SPIRITO, C.P., EVOY, W.H. and BARNES, W.J.P. Nervous control of walking in the crab, Cardisoma guanhumi. I. Characteristics of resistance reflexes. Zeitschrift für vergleichende Physiologie, 76: 1-15. 1972, ISSN No. 0340-7594.

16. BARNES, W.J.P., SPIRITO, C.P. and EVOY, W.H. Nervous control of walking in the crab, Cardisoma guanhumi. II. Role of resistance reflexes in walking. Zeitschrift für vergleichende Physiologie 76: 16-31, 1972, ISSN No. 0340-7594.

17. BARNES, W.J.P. Leg co-ordination during walking in the crab, Uca pugnax. Journal of Comparative Physiology, 96: 237-256, 1975, ISSN No. 0340-7594.

18. BARNES, W.J.P. Proprioceptive influences on motor output during walking in the crayfish. Journal of Physiology (Paris), 73: 543-564, 1977, ISSN No. 0928-4257.

19. DUNN, P.D.C. and BARNES, W.J.P. Learning of leg position in the shore crab, Carcinus maenas. Marine Behaviour and Physiology, 8: 67-82, 1981, ISSN No. 0091-181X.

20. DUNN, P.D.C. and BARNES, W.J.P. Neural correlates of leg learning in the shore crab, Carcinus maenas. Marine Behaviour and Physiology, 8: 83-97, 1981, ISSN No. 0091-181X.

21. NEIL, D.M., BARNES, W.J.P. and BURNS, M.D. Reflex antennal movements in the spiny lobster, Palinurus elephas. I. Properties of reflexes and their interaction. Journal of Comparative Physiology, 147: 259-268, 1982, ISSN No. 0340-7594.

22. BARNES, W.J.P. and NEIL, D.M. Reflex antennal movements in the spiny lobster, Palinurus elephas. II. Feedback and motor control. Journal of Comparative Physiology, 147: 269-280, 1982, ISSN No. 0340-7594.

23. KLÄRNER, D. and BARNES, W.J.P. Crayfish cuticular stress detector CSD2. 2. Activity during walking and influences on leg coordination. Journal of Experimental Biology, 122: 161-175, 1986, ISSN No. 0022-0949.

24. BARNES, W.J.P. Sensory basis and functional role of eye movements elicited during locomotion in the land crab, Cardisoma guanhumi. Journal of Experimental Biology, 154: 99-119, 1990, ISSN No. 0022-0949.

25. HANNA, G. and BARNES, W.J.P. Adhesion and detachment of the toe pads of tree frogs. Journal of Experimental Biology, 155: 103-125, 1991, ISSN No. 0022-0949.

26. MARCHAND, A.R. and BARNES, W.J.P. Correlates of habituation of a polysynaptic reflex in crayfish in vivo and in vitro. European Journal of Neuroscience, 4: 521-532, 1992, ISSN No. 0953-816X.

27. BARNES, W.J.P. Sensory guidance in arthropod behaviour; common principles and experimental approaches. Comparative Biochemistry and Physiology, 104A: 625-632, 1993, ISSN No. 0300-9629.

28. BARNES, W.J.P. and NALBACH, H.-O. Eye movements in freely moving crabs; their sensory basis and possible role in flow-field analysis. Comparative Biochemistry and Physiology, 104A: 675-693, 1993, ISSN No. 0300-9629.

29. MARCHAND, A.R., LEIBROCK, C.S., AURIAC, M.-C., BARNES, W.J.P. and CLARAC, F. Morphology, physiology and in vivo activity of cuticular stress detector afferents in crayfish. Journal of Comparative Physiology A, 176: 409-424, 1995, ISSN No. 0300-9629.

30. LEIBROCK, C.S., MARCHAND, A.R., BARNES, W.J.P. and CLARAC, F. Synaptic connections of the cuticular stress detectors in crayfish: mono- and polysynaptic reflexes and the entrainment of fictive locomotion in an in vitro preparation. Journal of Comparative Physiology A, 178: 711-725, 1996, ISSN No. 0300-9629.

31. LEIBROCK, C.S., MARCHAND, A.R. and BARNES, W.J.P. Force dependent response reversal mediated by low and high threshold afferents from the same crayfish limb mechanoreceptor. Journal of Neurophysiology, 76: 1540-1544, 1996, ISSN No. 0270-6474.

32. MARCHAND, A.R., BARNES, W.J.P. and CATTAERT, D. Primary afferent depolarizations of sensory origin within contact-sensitive mechanoreceptive afferents of a crayfish leg: quantal analysis, properties and role in presynaptic integration. Journal of Neurophysiology, 77: 3340-3354, 1997, ISSN No. 0270-6474.

33. PAUL, H., BARNES, W.J.P. and VARJÚ, D. Roles of eyes, leg proprioceptors and statocysts in the compensatory eye movements of freely walking land crabs (Cardisoma guanhumi). Journal of Experimental Biology, 201: 3395-3409, 1998, ISSN No. 0022-0949.

34. BA-OMAR, T.A., DOWNIE, J.R. and BARNES, W.J.P. Development of adhesive toe-pads in the tree-frog (Phyllomedusa trinitatis). Journal of Zoology, 250: 267-282, 2000, ISSN No. 0952-8369.

35. JOHNSON, A.P., HORSEMAN, B.G., MACAULEY, M.W.S. and BARNES, W.J.P. PC-based visual stimuli for behavioural and electrophysiological studies of optic flow field detection. Journal of Neuroscience Methods, 114, 51-61, 2002, ISSN No. 0165-0270.

36. BARNES, W.J.P., JOHNSON, A.P., HORSEMAN, B.G. and MACAULEY, M.W.S. Computer-aided studies of vision in crabs. Marine and Freshwater Behaviour and Physiology, 35: 37-56, 2002, ISSN No. 1023-6244.

37. LAYNE, J.E., BARNES, W.J.P. and DUNCAN, L.M.J. Mechanisms of homing in the fiddler crab, Uca rapax. 1. Spatial and temporal characteristics of a system of small-scale navigation employing path integration. Journal of Experimental Biology, 206: 4413-4423, 2003, ISSN No. 0022-0949.

38. LAYNE, J.E., BARNES, W.J.P. and DUNCAN, L.M.J. Mechanisms of homing in the fiddler crab, Uca rapax. 2. Information sources and reference frame for a path integration system. Journal of Experimental Biology, 206: 4425-4442, 2003, ISSN No. 0022-0949.

39. JOHNSON, A.P., BARNES, W.J.P. and MACAULEY, M.W.S. Effects of light intensity and pattern contrast on the ability of the land crab, Cardisoma guanhumi, to separate optic flow field components. Visual Neuroscience, 21: 895-904, 2004, ISSN No. 0952-5238.

40. JOHNSON, A.P., BARNES, W.J.P. and MACAULEY, M.W.S. Local mechanisms for the separation of optic flow field components in the land crab, Cardisoma guanhumi: a role for motion parallax? Visual Neuroscience, 21: 905-911, 2004, ISSN No. 0952-5238.

41. FEDERLE, W., BARNES, W.J.P., BAUMGARTNER, W., DRESCHLER, P. and SMITH, J.M. Wet but not slippery – boundary friction in tree frog adhesive toe pads. Journal of the Royal Society Interface 3: 589-601, 2006. doi:10.1098/rsif.2006.0135, ISSN No. 1742-5689. 

42. SMITH, J.M., BARNES, W.J.P., DOWNIE, J.R. and RUXTON, G.D. Structural correlates of increased adhesive efficiency with adult size in the toe pads of hylid tree frogs. Journal of Comparative Physiology A, 192, 1193-1204, 2006. DOI 10.1007/s00359-006-0151-4. ISSN No. 0300-9629.

43. SMITH, J.M., BARNES, W.J.P., DOWNIE, J.R. and RUXTON, G.D. Adhesion, allometry and ecology from metamorphosis to maturation in hylid tree frogs – a sticky problem.  Journal of Zoology, 270, 372-383, 2006. DOI 10.1111/j.1469-7998.2006.00145.x. ISSN No. 0952-8369.

44. BARNES, W.J.P. OINES, C. and SMITH, J.M. Whole animal measurements of shear and adhesive forces in adult tree frogs; insights into underlying mechanisms of adhesion obtained from studying the effects of size and shape.  Journal of Comparative Physiology A, 192: 1179-1191, 2006. DOI 10.1007/s00359-006-0146-1. ISSN No. 0300-9629.

45. BARNES, W.J.P. Introduction: Dynamic adhesion in animals – mechanisms and biomimetic implications.  Journal of Comparative Physiology A, 192, 1165-1168, 2006. DOI 10.1007/s00359-006-0144-3. ISSN No. 0300-9629.

46. SCHOLZ, I., BARNES, W.J.P., SMITH, J.M. and BAUMGARTNER, W. Ultrastructure and physical properties of an adhesive surface, the toe pad epithelium of the tree frog, Litoria caerulea.  Journal of Experimental Biology, 2008, accepted. ISSN No. 0022-0949.


IV. Research Reviews and Research Reports

47. CLARAC, F. and BARNES, W.J.P. Peripheral influences on the co-ordination of ipsilateral and contralateral legs during walking in decapod crustaceans. In: Co-ordination of Motor Behaviour. Eds. B.M.H. Bush and F. Clarac. Society for Experimental Biology Seminar Series No 24. pp.249-269, Cambridge University Press, 1985. ISBN No. 0 521 26425 1.

48. BARNES, W.J.P. and BARTH, F.G. Sensory control of locomotor mode in semi-aquatic spiders. In: Locomotor Neural Mechanisms in Arthropods and Vertebrates. Ed. D.M. Armstrong & B.M.H. Bush. Studies in Neuroscience No 16. Manchester University Press, Manchester & New York, pp. 105-116, 1991. ISBN No. 0 7190 3473 6.

49. BARNES, W.J.P. Tree frogs and tire technology. Tire Technology International, March ‘99, pp. 42-47, 1999. ISSN No. 1462-4729.

50. BARNES, J., SMITH, J., OINES, C. and MUNDL, R. Bionics and wet grip. Tire Technology International, December '02, pp. 56-60, 2002 ISSN No. 1462-4729.

51. BARNES, W.J.P. Functional morphology and design constraints of smooth adhesive pads. MRS Bulletin, 32: 479-485, 2007. ISSN No. 0883-7694.

52. BARNES, W.J.P. Biomimetic solutions to sticky problems.  Science, 318, 203-204, 2007. ISSN No. 0036-8075

53. BARNES, W.J.P., PEARMAN, J. and PLATTER, J. Application of peeling theory to tree frog adhesion, a biological system with biomimetic implications. Eur. Acad. Sci. E-Newsletter Sci. Technol. 2008, 1 (1), 1-2.