Dr Colin Torney

  • Senior Lecturer (Mathematics)

Research interests

Publications

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Jump to: 2019 | 2018 | 2017 | 2016 | 2015 | 2014 | 2013 | 2011
Number of items: 19.

2019

Torney, C. J., Lloyd-Jones, D. J., Chevallier, M., Moyer, D. C., Maliti, H. T., Mwita, M., Kohi, E. M. and Hopcraft, G. C. (2019) A comparison of deep learning and citizen science techniques for counting wildlife in aerial survey images. Methods in Ecology and Evolution, 10(6), pp. 779-787. (doi:10.1111/2041-210X.13165)

2018

Torney, C. J., Hopcraft, J. G. C. , Morrison, T. A., Couzin, I. D. and Levin, S. A. (2018) From single steps to mass migration: the problem of scale in the movement ecology of the Serengeti wildebeest. Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society B: Biological Sciences, 373(1746), 20170012. (doi:10.1098/rstb.2017.0012) (PMID:29581397)

Torney, C. J., Lamont, M., Debell, L., Angohiatok, R. J., Leclerc, L.-M. and Berdahl, A. M. (2018) Inferring the rules of social interaction in migrating caribou. Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society B: Biological Sciences, 373(1746), 20170385. (doi:10.1098/rstb.2017.0385) (PMID:29581404)

Westley, P. A.H., Berdahl, A. M., Torney, C. J. and Biro, D. (2018) Collective movement in ecology: from emerging technologies to conservation and management. Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society B: Biological Sciences, 373(1746), 20170004. (doi:10.1098/rstb.2017.0004) (PMID:29581389)

Faust, C. L. , McCallum, H. I., Bloomfield, L. S.P., Gottdenker, N. L., Gillespie, T. R., Torney, C. J., Dobson, A. P. and Plowright, R. K. (2018) Pathogen spillover during land conversion. Ecology Letters, 21(4), pp. 471-483. (doi:10.1111/ele.12904) (PMID:29466832)

2017

Ioannou, C. C., Ramnarine, I. W. and Torney, C. (2017) High-predation habitats affect the social dynamics of collective exploration in a shoaling fish. Science Advances, 3(5), e1602682. (doi:10.1126/sciadv.1602682)

Valletta, J. J., Torney, C., Kings, M., Thornton, A. and Madden, J. (2017) Applications of machine learning in animal behaviour studies. Animal Behaviour, 124, pp. 203-220. (doi:10.1016/j.anbehav.2016.12.005)

2016

Berdahl, A., van Leeuwen, A., Levin, S. A. and Torney, C. J. (2016) Collective behavior as a driver of critical transitions in migratory populations. Movement Ecology, 4(1), 18. (doi:10.1186/s40462-016-0083-8) (PMID:27429757) (PMCID:PMC4946155)

Torney, C. J., Dobson, A. P., Borner, F., Lloyd-Jones, D. J., Moyer, D., Maliti, H. T., Mwita, M., Fredrick, H., Borner, M. and Hopcraft, J. G. C. (2016) Assessing rotation-invariant feature classification for automated wildebeest population counts. PLoS ONE, 11(5), e0156342. (doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0156342) (PMID:27227888) (PMCID:PMC4881999)

2015

Hein, A. M., Rosenthal, S. B., Hagstrom, G. I., Berdahl, A., Torney, C. J. and Couzin, I. D. (2015) The evolution of distributed sensing and collective computation in animal populations. eLife, 4, e10955. (doi:10.7554/eLife.10955) (PMID:26652003) (PMCID:PMC4755780)

Berdahl, A., Torney, C. J., Schertzer, E. and Levin, S. A. (2015) On the evolutionary interplay between dispersal and local adaptation in heterogeneous environments. Evolution, 69(6), pp. 1390-1405. (doi:10.1111/evo.12664)

Torney, C. J., Lorenzi, T., Couzin, I. D. and Levin, S. A. (2015) Social information use and the evolution of unresponsiveness in collective systems. Journal of the Royal Society: Interface, 12(103), (doi:10.1098/rsif.2014.0893) (PMID:25519991) (PMCID:PMC4305405)

2014

Kao, A. B., Miller, N., Torney, C., Hartnett, A. and Couzin, I. D. (2014) Collective learning and optimal consensus decisions in social animal groups. PLoS Computational Biology, 10(8), e1003762. (doi:10.1371/journal.pcbi.1003762) (PMID:25101642) (PMCID:PMC4125046)

2013

Strandburg-Peshkin, A. et al. (2013) Visual sensory networks and effective information transfer in animal groups. Current Biology, 23(17), R709-R711. (doi:10.1016/j.cub.2013.07.059) (PMID:24028946) (PMCID:PMC4780851)

Coburn, L., Cerone, L., Torney, C., Couzin, I. D. and Neufeld, Z. (2013) Tactile interactions lead to coherent motion and enhanced chemotaxis of migrating cells. Physical Biology, 10(4), 046002. (doi:10.1088/1478-3975/10/4/046002) (PMID:23752100)

Torney, C. J., Levin, S. A. and Couzin, I. D. (2013) Decision accuracy and the role of spatial interaction in opinion dynamics. Journal of Statistical Physics, 151(1-2), pp. 203-217. (doi:10.1007/s10955-013-0700-5)

Berdahl, A., Torney, C. J., Ioannou, C. C., Faria, J. J. and Couzin, I. D. (2013) Emergent sensing of complex environments by mobile animal groups. Science, 339(6119), pp. 574-576. (doi:10.1126/science.1225883) (PMID:23372013)

2011

Couzin, I. D., Ioannou, C. C., Demirel, G., Gross, T., Torney, C. J., Hartnett, A., Conradt, L., Levin, S. A. and Leonard, N. E. (2011) Uninformed individuals promote democratic consensus in animal groups. Science, 334(6062), pp. 1578-1580. (doi:10.1126/science.1210280) (PMID:22174256)

Torney, C. J., Berdahl, A. and Couzin, I. D. (2011) Signalling and the evolution of cooperative foraging in dynamic environments. PLoS Computational Biology, 7(9), e1002194. (doi:10.1371/journal.pcbi.1002194) (PMID:21966265) (PMCID:PMC3178622)

This list was generated on Tue Jun 18 18:30:45 2019 BST.
Jump to: Articles
Number of items: 19.

Articles

Torney, C. J., Lloyd-Jones, D. J., Chevallier, M., Moyer, D. C., Maliti, H. T., Mwita, M., Kohi, E. M. and Hopcraft, G. C. (2019) A comparison of deep learning and citizen science techniques for counting wildlife in aerial survey images. Methods in Ecology and Evolution, 10(6), pp. 779-787. (doi:10.1111/2041-210X.13165)

Torney, C. J., Hopcraft, J. G. C. , Morrison, T. A., Couzin, I. D. and Levin, S. A. (2018) From single steps to mass migration: the problem of scale in the movement ecology of the Serengeti wildebeest. Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society B: Biological Sciences, 373(1746), 20170012. (doi:10.1098/rstb.2017.0012) (PMID:29581397)

Torney, C. J., Lamont, M., Debell, L., Angohiatok, R. J., Leclerc, L.-M. and Berdahl, A. M. (2018) Inferring the rules of social interaction in migrating caribou. Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society B: Biological Sciences, 373(1746), 20170385. (doi:10.1098/rstb.2017.0385) (PMID:29581404)

Westley, P. A.H., Berdahl, A. M., Torney, C. J. and Biro, D. (2018) Collective movement in ecology: from emerging technologies to conservation and management. Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society B: Biological Sciences, 373(1746), 20170004. (doi:10.1098/rstb.2017.0004) (PMID:29581389)

Faust, C. L. , McCallum, H. I., Bloomfield, L. S.P., Gottdenker, N. L., Gillespie, T. R., Torney, C. J., Dobson, A. P. and Plowright, R. K. (2018) Pathogen spillover during land conversion. Ecology Letters, 21(4), pp. 471-483. (doi:10.1111/ele.12904) (PMID:29466832)

Ioannou, C. C., Ramnarine, I. W. and Torney, C. (2017) High-predation habitats affect the social dynamics of collective exploration in a shoaling fish. Science Advances, 3(5), e1602682. (doi:10.1126/sciadv.1602682)

Valletta, J. J., Torney, C., Kings, M., Thornton, A. and Madden, J. (2017) Applications of machine learning in animal behaviour studies. Animal Behaviour, 124, pp. 203-220. (doi:10.1016/j.anbehav.2016.12.005)

Berdahl, A., van Leeuwen, A., Levin, S. A. and Torney, C. J. (2016) Collective behavior as a driver of critical transitions in migratory populations. Movement Ecology, 4(1), 18. (doi:10.1186/s40462-016-0083-8) (PMID:27429757) (PMCID:PMC4946155)

Torney, C. J., Dobson, A. P., Borner, F., Lloyd-Jones, D. J., Moyer, D., Maliti, H. T., Mwita, M., Fredrick, H., Borner, M. and Hopcraft, J. G. C. (2016) Assessing rotation-invariant feature classification for automated wildebeest population counts. PLoS ONE, 11(5), e0156342. (doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0156342) (PMID:27227888) (PMCID:PMC4881999)

Hein, A. M., Rosenthal, S. B., Hagstrom, G. I., Berdahl, A., Torney, C. J. and Couzin, I. D. (2015) The evolution of distributed sensing and collective computation in animal populations. eLife, 4, e10955. (doi:10.7554/eLife.10955) (PMID:26652003) (PMCID:PMC4755780)

Berdahl, A., Torney, C. J., Schertzer, E. and Levin, S. A. (2015) On the evolutionary interplay between dispersal and local adaptation in heterogeneous environments. Evolution, 69(6), pp. 1390-1405. (doi:10.1111/evo.12664)

Torney, C. J., Lorenzi, T., Couzin, I. D. and Levin, S. A. (2015) Social information use and the evolution of unresponsiveness in collective systems. Journal of the Royal Society: Interface, 12(103), (doi:10.1098/rsif.2014.0893) (PMID:25519991) (PMCID:PMC4305405)

Kao, A. B., Miller, N., Torney, C., Hartnett, A. and Couzin, I. D. (2014) Collective learning and optimal consensus decisions in social animal groups. PLoS Computational Biology, 10(8), e1003762. (doi:10.1371/journal.pcbi.1003762) (PMID:25101642) (PMCID:PMC4125046)

Strandburg-Peshkin, A. et al. (2013) Visual sensory networks and effective information transfer in animal groups. Current Biology, 23(17), R709-R711. (doi:10.1016/j.cub.2013.07.059) (PMID:24028946) (PMCID:PMC4780851)

Coburn, L., Cerone, L., Torney, C., Couzin, I. D. and Neufeld, Z. (2013) Tactile interactions lead to coherent motion and enhanced chemotaxis of migrating cells. Physical Biology, 10(4), 046002. (doi:10.1088/1478-3975/10/4/046002) (PMID:23752100)

Torney, C. J., Levin, S. A. and Couzin, I. D. (2013) Decision accuracy and the role of spatial interaction in opinion dynamics. Journal of Statistical Physics, 151(1-2), pp. 203-217. (doi:10.1007/s10955-013-0700-5)

Berdahl, A., Torney, C. J., Ioannou, C. C., Faria, J. J. and Couzin, I. D. (2013) Emergent sensing of complex environments by mobile animal groups. Science, 339(6119), pp. 574-576. (doi:10.1126/science.1225883) (PMID:23372013)

Couzin, I. D., Ioannou, C. C., Demirel, G., Gross, T., Torney, C. J., Hartnett, A., Conradt, L., Levin, S. A. and Leonard, N. E. (2011) Uninformed individuals promote democratic consensus in animal groups. Science, 334(6062), pp. 1578-1580. (doi:10.1126/science.1210280) (PMID:22174256)

Torney, C. J., Berdahl, A. and Couzin, I. D. (2011) Signalling and the evolution of cooperative foraging in dynamic environments. PLoS Computational Biology, 7(9), e1002194. (doi:10.1371/journal.pcbi.1002194) (PMID:21966265) (PMCID:PMC3178622)

This list was generated on Tue Jun 18 18:30:45 2019 BST.

Supervision

Current research staff

Mark Chevallier

Current PhD students

Mikolaj Kundegorski
Ionut Paun


Research datasets

Jump to: 2019 | 2018
Number of items: 2.

2019

Torney, C., Lloyd-Jones, D. J., Chevallier, M., Moyer, D. C., Maliti, H. T., Mwita, M., Kohi, E. M. and Hopcraft, G. (2019) A comparison of deep learning and citizen science techniques for counting wildlife in aerial survey images. [Data Collection]

2018

Torney, C., Lamont, M., Debell, L., Angohiatok, R. J., Leclerc, L.-M. and Berdahl, A. M. (2018) Inferring the rules of social interaction in migrating caribou. [Data Collection]

This list was generated on Tue Jun 18 18:30:46 2019 BST.