Peer reviewed publications:

  • Forsthofer M, Luksch H, Kohl T. Organization of the isthmic system in the western diamondback Rattlesnake (Crotalus atrox). in preparation
  • Kohl T, Bleckmann H, Young BA. Physiological response of the ophidian retina. in preparation
  • Jensen GW, van der Smagt P, Luksch H, Straka H, Kohl T. A Method for Chronic Multielectrode Electromyography in Snakes. under review 
  • Terkan K, Zurita F, Khalaf TJ, Rinklin P, Teshima , Kohl T, Wolfrum B. Soft Peripheral Nerve Interface made from Carbon Nanotubes Embedded in Silicone. APL Materials. 8(10).

  • Jensen GW, van der Smagt P, Heiss E, Straka H, Kohl T (2020). SnakeStrike: A Low-cost Opensource High-speed Multi-camera Motion Capture System. Frontiers in Behavioral Neuroscience 14 (2020): 116.
  • Gutierrez-Ibanez C, Dannish MR, Long RM, Kohl T, Kettler L, Carr CE, Tisdale RK, Craciun I, Iwaniuk AN, Luksch H, Wylie DR (2020). Zebrin (ZII) expression in the cerebellum of two crocodilian species. Brain, Behavior and Evolution 95.1 (2020): 1-11. 
  • Bothe MS, Luksch H, Straka H, Kohl T (2019). Neuronal substrates for infrared contrast enhancement and motion detection in rattlesnakes (Crotalinae). Current Biology 29.11 (2019): 1827-1832.
  • Bothe MS, Luksch H, Straka H, Kohl T(2018). Synaptic convergence of afferent inputs in primary infrared-sensitive nucleus (LTTD) neurons of rattlesnakes (Crotalinae) as the origin for sensory contrast enhancement. Journal of Experimental Biology, 221(17), jeb185611.
  • Maurer DL, Kohl T, Gebhardt MJ (2016) Cuticular microstructures turn specular black into matt black in a stick insect. Arthropod Structure & Development.
  • Kaldenbach F., Bleckmann H., Kohl T. (2016) Response of IR sensitive tectal units of the pitviper Crotalus atrox to moving objects. J comp Physiol A, 10.1007/s00359-016-1076-1
  • Grap NJ, Monzel AS, Kohl T, Bleckmann H (2015) Crocodylus niloticus (Crocodilia) is highly sensitive to water surface waves. Zoology, DOI:10.1016/j.zool.2015.03.004
  • Aspden JW, Gutierrez-Ibanez CI, Armstrong CL. Kohl T, Hawkes R, Graham DJ, Iwaniuk AN and Wylie DR (2015)  Zebrin II / Aldolase C expression in the cerebellum of the western diamondback rattlesnake (Crotalus atrox). PloS one, 10(2):e0117539.
  • Kohl T, Bothe MS, Luksch H, Straka H, Westhoff G (2014) Organotopic organization of the primary Infrared Sensitive Nucleus (LTTD) in the western diamondback rattlesnake (Crotalus atrox). J comp Neurol, 552(18):3943-3959.
  • Kohl T, Colayori SE, Westhoff G, Bakken GS, Young BA (2012) Directional sensitivity in the thermal response of the facial pit in western diamondback rattlesnakes (Crotalus atrox). J Exp Biol, 215:2630-2636.

Book chapter:

  • Kohl T and Luksch H (2012): Essay: Neurobionik - Bionische Informationsverarbeitung. In: Speck T, Speck O., Neinhuis C, and Bargel H.: Bionik - Faszinierende Lösungen der Natur für die Technik der Zukunft. 94-97. Lavori-Verlag, Freiburg,