Walter Metzner

email:  metzner@ucla.edu

phone:  (310) 206-2023

fax:  (310) 825-3679

office:  4365 LS

research interests:  Sensory processing/motor control, especially auditory feedback control of vocalization; Behavioral Neuroscience (Neuroethology)

Research Interests















Selected Publications

Huang, X., Metzner, W., Zhang, K., Wang, Y., Luo, B., Sun, C, Jiang, T., Feng, J., "Acoustic similarity elicits responses to heterospecific distress calls in bats (Mammalia: Chiroptera)", Animal Behaviour, 146 : 143-154 (2018) [link].

Hoffman, L., Ton, Y., Choy, K., and Metzner, W., "Cellular adaptations of crista epithelia in Egyptian fruit bats", Abstracts of the Association for Research in Otolaryngology, 40:607 : (2017) .

Hoffman, L., Ton, Y., Choy, K., Metzner, W., "Cellular adaptations of crista epithelia in Egyptian fruit bats", Abstracts of the Association for Research in Otolaryngology, 40:607 : (2017) .

Metzner, W., "Ultrasound production in bats", Abstracts Int. Soc. Neuroethology, (2016) .

Choy K., Metzner, W., and Hoffman, L., "Comparative analyses of vestibular epithelia in bats (Rousettus aegyptiacus) and mice (Mus musculus)", Abstracts of the Association for Research in Otolaryngology, 39:421 : (2016) .

Choy K., Ton, Y., Metzner, W., and Hoffman, L., "Adaptive modifications in vestibular epithelia of Egyptian fruit bats", Abstracts of the Society for Neuroscience, Abstracts of the Soc : (2016) .

Choy, K., Metzner, W., Hoffman, L., "Comparative analyses of vestibular epithelia in bats (Rousettus aegyptiacus) and mice (Mus musculus)", Abstracts of the Association for Research in Otolaryngology, 39:421 : (2016) .

Choy, K., Ton, Y., Metzner, W., Hoffman, L., "Adaptive modifications in vestibular epithelia of Egyptian fruit bats", Abstracts of the Society for Neuroscience, 804.02 : (2016) .

Metzner, W. and Mueller, R., "Ultrasound Production, Emission, and Reception", In: Bat Bioacoustics, Fenton, AN, Grinnell, AD, Popper, AN, Fay, RR(Eds.), 54 : 55-92 (2016) [link].

Tian, L., Pan, Y., Metzner, W., Zhang, J., Zhang, B., "Bats respond to very weak magnetic fields", PLOSOne, 1-11 (2015) [link].