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Presentations/ Publications

Hedwig D, Hammerschmidt K, Mundry R, Robbins MM & Boesch C (submitted to Behaviour). Acoustic structure and variation in mountain and western gorilla close calls – a syntactic approach.

Hedwig D (2011) “Socioecological differences shape the use of long distance communication of mountain and western gorillas”. Poster presented at the 12th Conference of the German Primatological Society, Leipzig, Germany.

Tennie C & Hedwig D (2009). “How latent solution experiments can help to study differences between human culture and primate traditions.“Primatology: Theories, Methods and Research. Ed.: E. Potocki and J. Krasinski. New York, Nova Publishers.

Albert FW, Carlborg O, Plyusnina I, Besnier F, Hedwig D, Lautenschläger S, Lorenz D, McIntosh J, Neumann C, Richter H, Zeising C, Kozhemyakina R, Shchepina O, Kratzsch J, Trut L, Teupser D, Thiery J, Schöneberg T, Andersson L, Pääbo S. (2009). “Genetic architecture of tameness in a rat model of animal domestication.” Genetics. 182(2):541-54.

Hedwig D (2008) “Vocal communication in gorillas- a comparative study between Bwindi mountain gorillas, Uganda, and western lowland gorillas at Bai Hokou, CAR”. Talk presented at the Research and Conservation of Bwindi Mountain Gorillas Workshop, Institute for Tropical Forest Conservation, Kabale, Bwindi Impenetrable National Park, Uganda.

Tennie C, Hedwig D, Call J & Tomasello M (2008). “An experimental study of nettle eating in captive gorillas: Possible modes of acquisition and the role of social learning.” American Journal of Primatology. 70:1-10.

Hedwig D, Tennie C, Call J & Tomasello M (2006). “The acquisition of feeding skills in gorillas: the nettle technique.” Poster presented at the 10. Conference of the German Primatological Society, Leipzig, Germany.