Profile

Prof Alan Grafen FRS

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Subject:

Biology

Role:

College Lecturer (Fellow of St John's College)

Where I can usually be found:

St John's College

Prof Grafen is distinguished for mathematical and conceptual contributions to behavioural ecology.

More details can be found on his home page and the Royal Society website.

Research interests:

Prof Grafen's research involves applying mathematical and logical theorising to evolutionary problems. He has worked on animal signals, sexual selection, kin selection, kin recognition, the statistics of cross-species comparisons and optimality models of sequences of behaviour.