Mariano Calvo Martín

Université Libre de Bruxelles, CP 231
Boulevard du Triomphe, B-1050 Bruxelles

E-mail: mcalvoma[at]
Tel: 02 650 … (from abroad +32 2 650 …)
Fax: 02 650 59 87 (from abroad +32 2 650 59 87)


Animal Behaviour, Social ecology, Chemical communication …

Main focus:

Environmental factors influencing the collective decision making of gregarious arthropods (Cockroaches). Specifically the mechanisms leading to the inversion of the individual preferences by the group.




Laurent Salazar MO, Nicolis SC, Calvo Martín M, Sempo G, Deneubourg JL, and Planas-Sitjà I (2017). Group choices seemingly at odds with individual preferences. R. Soc. Open Sci., 4:170232. DOI: 10.1098/rsos.170232