Project properties

Title What determines egg size in birds?
Group Behavioural Ecology
Project type thesis
Credits 30-36
Supervisor(s) Sjouke Anne Kingma
Examiner(s) Marc Naguib
Contact info sjouke.kingma@wur.nl
Begin date 2020/03/10
End date 2023/03/10
Description Bird eggs are surprisingly different in colour, shape and size. Surprisingly, we do not know why. Using a dataset, augmented with data from handbooks of birds, we will try to find out!
Used skills Statistical analyses; data collection; broad review writing
Requirements Broad conceptual thinking; affiliation with statistical analyses, or willingness to learn, is preferred