Insect Vision: A Few Tricks to Regulate Flight Altitude

Date Submitted Nov 18, 2010          Publication Year 2017         
Author
D. Floreano and J.-C. Zufferey
Abstract

A recent study sheds new light on the visual cues used by Drosophila to regulate flight altitude. The striking similarity with previously identified steering mechanisms provides a coherent basis for novel models of vision-based flight control in insects and robots.

Citation
Insect Vision: A Few Tricks to Regulate Flight Altitude,

Insect vision : A few tricks to regulate flight altitude,

D. Floreano and J.-C. Zufferey (2010),
Current Biology -  Vol. 20, Issue 19, pp. R847-R849