Atta Texana: A View Underground


Subject:
Insects & Arachnids , Ants

Description:
This project "maps tunnels and chambers of a vast leafcutter ant colony. ... The system ... is nondestructive to the ants and is the first time [ground penetrating radar] GPR has been used to map a living ant colony." Provides an abstract, project overview, slide show of the process, tunnel animation, and movies showing GPR to 3-D translation. From a visualization sciences professor at Texas A&M University.

Creator:
LaFayette, Carol

Language:
English

Source:
http://www-viz.tamu.edu/faculty/lurleen/main/attatunnel/


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