Publications

 

 

 

Halfwerk, W., Varkevisser, J., Simon, R., Mendoza, E., Scharff, C., & Riebel, K. (2019) Toward Testing for Multimodal Perception of Mating Signals. Front. Ecol. Evol., 17 April 2019 | https://doi.org/10.3389/fevo.2019.00124  

Kroh, Patrick K.; Simon, Ralph; Rupitsch, Stefan J. Classification of Sonar Targets in Air: A Neural Network Approach. Sensors, 2019, 19. Jg., Nr. 5, S. 1176. | https://doi.org/10.3390/s19051176  

Behr O, Brinkmann R, Hochradel K, Mages J, Korner-Nievergelt F, Niermann I, Reich M, Simon R, Weber N, Nagy M (2017) Mitigating Bat Mortality with Turbine-Specific Curtailment Algorithms: A Model Based Approach. In Wind Energy and Wildlife Interactions (pp. 135-160). Springer International Publishing. | https://link.springer.com/chapter/10.1007/978-3-319-51272-3_8  

Schöner, M. G., Simon, R., & Schöner, C. R. (2016). Acoustic communication in plant–animal interactions. Current opinion in plant biology, 32, 88-95. | https://doi.org/10.1016/j.pbi.2016.06.011  

Übernickel, K., Simon, R., Kalko, E. K., & Tschapka, M. (2016). Sensory challenges for trawling bats: Finding transient prey on water surfaces. The Journal of the Acoustical Society of America, 139(4), 1914-1922. | https://doi.org/10.1121/1.4944756  

Schöner*, M. G., Schöner*, C. R., Simon*, R. , Grafe, T. U., Puechmaille, S. J., Ji, L. L., Kerth, G. (2015). Bats Are Acoustically Attracted to Mutualistic Carnivorous Plants. Current Biology 25 (14), p. 1911–1916.  *Co-first author | https://doi.org/10.1016/j.cub.2015.05.054  

Simon, R., Knörnschild, M., Tschapka, M., Schneider, A., Passauer, N., Kalko, E. K. and von Helversen, O. (2014). Biosonar resolving power: Echo-acoustic perception of surface structures in the submillimeter range. Frontiers in Physiology 5. https://doi.org/10.3389/fphys.2014.00064  

Simon, R., Holderied, M. W., Koch, C. U. and von Helversen, O. (2011) Floral acoustics: conspicuous echoes of a dish-shaped leaf attract bat pollinators. Science 333 (6042), p.631 – 633 | DOI: 10.1126/science.1204210   

Kelm DH; Simon R, Kuhlow R, Voigt CC, Ristow M, (2011) High activity enables life on a high sugar diet in nectar-feeding bats, Proceedings of the Royal Society B: Biological Sciences, 278(1724):3490-3496.  

Simon, R., Holderied, M. W. and von Helversen, O. (2006). Size discrimination of hollow hemispheres by echolocation in a nectar feeding bat. Journal of Experimental Biology 209:3599-3609.    

Conference Contributions

Kroh, P. K., Simon, R., & Rupitsch, S. J. (2018). Classification of Sonar Targets in Air—A Neural Network Approach. In Multidisciplinary Digital Publishing Institute Proceedings (Vol. 2, No. 13, p. 929).  

Simon, R., Matt F., Holderied, M. W., Tschapka. M. (2013) Echo-acoustic signaling in bat-pollinated flowers. Acta Chiropterologica 15(1):267-269.  

Behr O, Hochradel K, Mages J, Nagy M,  Korner-Nievergelt F, Niermann I, Simon R, Weber N and Brinkmann R (2013) Reducing bat fatalities at wind turbines in central Europe – How efficient are bat-friendly operation algorithms in a field-based experiment?  Conference on Wind Power and Environmental Impacts Stockholm 5-7 February  

Simon R & von Helversen O (2010) Echo acoustic properties of bat-pollinated flowers and their recognition by glossophagine bats. 15th International Bat Research Conference (IBRC), Prague, Czech Republic  

Simon R & von Helversen O (2007) Echo acoustic adaptations of chiropterophilous flowers. 14th International Bat Research Conference (IBRC), Merída, Mexico  

Simon R & von Helversen O (2004) Size discrimination of hollow hemispheres byecholocation in the nectar feeding bat Glossophaga soricina. 13th International Bat Research Conference (IBRC), Mikołajki, Poland  

von Helversen D, Simon R, von Helversen O (2003) Discrimination of rotary hollow forms by echolocation in the nectar-feeding bat Glossophaga soricina. 29th Neurobiology Conference Göttingen, Germany     Books and other not peer reviewed contributions

Weber, N., Nagy, M., Hochradel, K., Mages, J., Naucke, A., Schneider, A., Stiller, F., Behr, O., Simon, R. (2018). Akustische Erfassung der Fledermausaktivität an Windenergieanlagen. In: Bestimmung des Kollisionsrisikos von Fledermäusen an Onshore- Windenergieanlagen in der Planungspraxis – Endbericht des Forschungsvorhabens gefördert durch das Bundesministerium für Wirtschaft und Energie (Förderkennzeichen 0327638E). O. Behr et al. Erlangen / Freiburg / Ettiswi  

Simon R (2010) Blumenfledermäuse und Fledermausblumen – Faszinierende Wechselbeziehungen zwischen Blüte und Bestäuber. Manati 25(2):4-6  

Simon R (2011) Blumenfledermäuse – Die Kolibris der Nacht. Rodentia Exoten 11 (4):52-57