Nathan Hart

Associate Professor

  • 4427 Citations
  • 35 h-Index
19982020

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Research Outputs

  • 4427 Citations
  • 35 h-Index
  • 105 Article
  • 7 Review article
  • 2 Chapter
  • 1 Letter
2020

Retinal topography and microhabitat diversity in a group of dragon lizards

Nagloo, N., Coimbra, J. P., Hoops, D., Hart, N. S., Collin, S. P. & Hemmi, J. M., 1 Mar 2020, In : Journal of Comparative Neurology. 528, 4, p. 542-558 17 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Retinal topography and spectral sensitivity of the Port Jackson shark (Heterodontus portusjacksoni)

Peel, L. R., Collin, S. P. & Hart, N. S., 30 Mar 2020, In : Journal of Comparative Neurology. 17 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Spectral diversification and trans-species allelic polymorphism during the land-to-sea transition in snakes

Simões, B. F., Gower, D. J., Rasmussen, A. R., Sarker, M. A. R., Fry, G. C., Casewell, N. R., Harrison, R. A., Hart, N. S., Partridge, J. C., Hunt, D. M., Chang, B. S., Pisani, D. & Sanders, K. L., 6 Jul 2020, In : Current Biology. 30, 13, p. 2608-2615 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1 Citation (Scopus)

The buzz around spatial resolving power and contrast sensitivity in the honeybee, Apis mellifera

Ryan, L. A., Cunningham, R., Hart, N. S. & Ogawa, Y., Apr 2020, In : Vision Research. 169, p. 25-32 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Vision in sharks and rays: opsin diversity and colour vision

Hart, N. S., 22 Apr 2020, In : Seminars in Cell and Developmental Biology.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Visual opsin diversity in sharks and rays

Hart, N. S., Lamb, T. D., Patel, H. R., Chuah, A., Natoli, R. C., Hudson, N. J., Cutmore, S. C., Davies, W. I. L., Collin, S. P. & Hunt, D. M., Mar 2020, In : Molecular Biology and Evolution. 37, 3, p. 811-827 17 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
6 Citations (Scopus)
2019

Environmental predictive models for shark attacks in Australian waters

Ryan, L. A., Lynch, S. K., Harcourt, R., Slip, D. J., Peddemors, V., Everett, J. D., Harrison, L. M. & Hart, N. S., 21 Nov 2019, In : Marine Ecology Progress Series. 631, p. 165-179 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Evolution of the eyes of vipers with and without infrared-sensing pit organs

Gower, D. J., Sampaio, F. L., Peichl, L., Wagner, H. J., Loew, E. R., McLamb, W., Douglas, R. H., Orlov, N., Grace, M. S., Hart, N. S., Hunt, D. M., Partridge, J. C. & Simões, B. F., Apr 2019, In : Biological Journal of the Linnean Society. 126, 4, p. 796-823 28 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

4 Citations (Scopus)

Miniaturisation reduces contrast sensitivity and spatial resolving power in ants

Palavalli-Nettimi, R., Ogawa, Y., Ryan, L. A., Hart, N. S. & Narendra, A., 19 Jun 2019, In : Journal of Experimental Biology. 222, 12, p. 1-10 10 p., jeb203018.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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3 Citations (Scopus)

Not all electric shark deterrents are made equal: effects of a commercial electric anklet deterrent on white shark behaviour

Egeberg, C. A., Kempster, R. M., Hart, N. S., Ryan, L., Chapuis, L., Kerr, C. C., Schmidt, C., Gennari, E., Yopak, K. E. & Collin, S. P., 11 Mar 2019, In : PLoS ONE. 14, 3, 18 p., e0212851.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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Retinal adaptations of southern bluefin tuna larvae: implications for culture

Hilder, P. E., Battaglene, S. C., Hart, N. S., Collin, S. P. & Cobcroft, J. M., 30 May 2019, In : Aquaculture. 507, p. 222-232 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2 Citations (Scopus)

Spatial resolving power and contrast sensitivity are adapted for ambient light conditions in Australian Myrmecia ants

Ogawa, Y., Ryan, L. A., Palavalli Nettimi, R., Seeger, O., Hart, N. S. & Narendra, A., 12 Feb 2019, In : Frontiers in Ecology and Evolution. 7, p. 1-10 10 p., 18.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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3 Citations (Scopus)
16 Downloads (Pure)

The effect of underwater sounds on shark behaviour

Chapuis, L., Collin, S. P., Yopak, K. E., McCauley, R. D., Kempster, R. M., Ryan, L. A., Schmidt, C., Kerr, C. C., Gennari, E., Egeberg, C. A. & Hart, N. S., 6 May 2019, In : Scientific Reports. 9, 1, p. 1-11 11 p., 6924.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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3 Citations (Scopus)
56 Downloads (Pure)

The role of the voltage-gated potassium channel proteins Kv8.2 and Kv2.1 in vision and retinal disease: insights from the study of mouse gene knock-out mutations

Hart, N. S., Mountford, J. K., Voigt, V., Fuller-Carter, P., Barth, M., Nerbonne, J. M., Hunt, D. M. & Carvalho, L. S., 11 Feb 2019, In : eNeuro. 6, 1, p. 1-13 13 p., e0032-19.2019.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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2 Citations (Scopus)
13 Downloads (Pure)

Underwater hearing in sea snakes (Hydrophiinae): first evidence of auditory evoked potential thresholds

Chapuis, L., Kerr, C. C., Collin, S. P., Hart, N. S. & Sanders, K. L., 25 Jul 2019, In : The Journal of experimental biology. 222, 14, p. 1-7 9 p., jeb198184.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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2018

Effects of auditory and visual stimuli on shark feeding behaviour: the disco effect

Ryan, L. A., Chapuis, L., Hemmi, J. M., Collin, S. P., McCauley, R. D., Yopak, K. E., Gennari, E., Huveneers, C., Kempster, R. M., Kerr, C. C., Schmidt, C., Egeberg, C. A. & Hart, N. S., 1 Jan 2018, In : Marine Biology. 165, 1, p. 1-16 16 p., 11.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

7 Citations (Scopus)
Open Access
2 Citations (Scopus)
2017

Aquatic prey use countershading camouflage to match the visual background

Kelley, J. L., Taylor, I., Hart, N. S. & Partridge, J. C., 1 Sep 2017, In : Behavioral Ecology. 28, 5, p. 1314-1322 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

6 Citations (Scopus)
9 Citations (Scopus)

Retinal temporal resolution and contrast sensitivity in the parasitic lamprey Mordacia mordax and its non-parasitic derivative Mordacia praecox

Warrington, R. E., Hart, N. S., Potter, I. C., Collin, S. P. & Hemmi, J. M., 1 Apr 2017, In : Journal of Experimental Biology. 220, 7, p. 1245-1255 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
1 Citation (Scopus)
2016

A new perspective on delivery of red-near-infrared light therapy for disorders of the brain

Hart, N. S. & Fitzgerald, M., Sep 2016, In : Discovery medicine. 22, 120, p. 147-156 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

10 Citations (Scopus)

Comparative assessment of phototherapy protocols for reduction of oxidative stress in partially transected spinal cord slices undergoing secondary degeneration

Ashworth, B. E., Stephens, E., Bartlett, C. A., Serghiou, S., Giacci, M. K., Williams, A., Hart, N. S. & Fitzgerald, M., 18 May 2016, In : BMC Neuroscience. 17, p. 1-12 12 p., 21.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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3 Citations (Scopus)
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Electrosensory-driven feeding behaviours of the Port Jackson shark (Heterodontus portusjacksoni) and western shovelnose ray (Aptychotrema vincentiana)

Kempster, R. M., Egeberg, C. A., Hart, N. S. & Collin, S. P., 2016, In : Marine and Freshwater Research. 67, 2, p. 187-194 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

5 Citations (Scopus)

Evolution of vertebrate phototransduction: cascade activation

Lamb, T. D., Patel, H., Chuah, A., Natoli, R. C., Davies, W. I. L., Hart, N. S., Collin, S. P. & Hunt, D. M., 1 Aug 2016, In : Molecular Biology and Evolution. 33, 8, p. 2064-2087 24 p.

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23 Citations (Scopus)
12 Downloads (Pure)

Fluorescence characterisation and visual ecology of pseudocheilinid wrasses

Gerlach, T., Theobald, J., Hart, N. S., Collin, S. P. & Michiels, N. K., 15 Mar 2016, In : Frontiers in Zoology. 13, p. 1-8 8 p., 13.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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8 Citations (Scopus)
1 Downloads (Pure)

From crypsis to mimicry: Changes in colour and the configuration of the visual system during ontogenetic habitat transitions in a coral reef fish

Cortesi, F., Musilová, Z., Stieb, S. M., Hart, N. S., Siebeck, U. E., Cheney, K. L., Salzburger, W. & Marshall, J., 15 Aug 2016, In : Journal of Experimental Biology. 219, 16, p. 2545-2558 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
16 Citations (Scopus)

How close is too close? The Effect of a non-lethal electric shark deterrent on white shark behaviour

Kempster, R. M., Egeberg, C. A., Hart, N. S., Ryan, L., Chapuis, L., Kerr, C. C., Schmidt, C., Huveneers, C., Gennari, E., Yopak, K. E., Meeuwig, J. J. & Collin, S. P., 1 Jul 2016, In : PLoS ONE. 11, 7, p. 1-20 20 p., e0157717.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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11 Citations (Scopus)
3 Downloads (Pure)
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2 Citations (Scopus)
3 Downloads (Pure)

Multiple rod-cone and cone-rod photoreceptor transmutations in snakes: evidence from visual opsin gene expression

Simões, B. F., Sampaio, F. L., Loew, E. R., Sanders, K. L., Fisher, R. N., Hart, N. S., Hunt, D. M., Partridge, J. C. & Gower, D. J., 27 Jan 2016, In : Proceedings. Biological sciences. 283, 1823, p. 1-8 8 p., 20152624.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

19 Citations (Scopus)

Spatial resolving power and spectral sensitivity of the saltwater crocodile, Crocodylus porosus, and the freshwater crocodile, Crocodylus johnstoni

Nagloo, N., Collin, S. P., Hemmi, J. M. & Hart, N. S., 1 May 2016, In : Journal of Experimental Biology. 219, 9, p. 1394-1404 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

14 Citations (Scopus)

Visual pigments, ocular filters and the evolution of snake vision

Simões, B. F., Sampaio, F. L., Douglas, R. H., Kodandaramaiah, U., Casewell, N. R., Harrison, R. A., Hart, N. S., Partridge, J. C., Hunt, D. M. & Gower, D. J., 1 Oct 2016, In : Molecular Biology and Evolution. 33, 10, p. 2483-2495 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
26 Citations (Scopus)

Visual pigments in a palaeognath bird, the emu Dromaius novaehollandiae: implications for spectral sensitivity and the origin of ultraviolet vision

Hart, N. S., Mountford, J. K., Davies, W. I. L., Collin, S. P. & Hunt, D. M., 13 Jul 2016, In : Proceedings of the Royal Society B: Biological Sciences. 283, 1834, p. 1-9 9 p., 20161063.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
7 Citations (Scopus)

Visual resolution and contrast sensitivity in two benthic sharks

Ryan, L. A., Hart, N. S., Collin, S. P. & Hemmi, J. M., 15 Dec 2016, In : Journal of Experimental Biology. 219, 24, p. 3971-3980 10 p.

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9 Citations (Scopus)
2015

Ancestral duplications and highly dynamic opsin gene evolution in percomorph fishes

Cortesia, F., Musilová, Z., Stieb, S. M., Hart, N. S., Siebeck, U. E., Malmstrøm, M., Tørresen, O. K., Jentoft, S., Cheney, K. L., Marshall, N. J., Carleton, K. L. & Salzburger, W., 3 Feb 2015, In : Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America. 112, 5, p. 1493-1498 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

62 Citations (Scopus)

An integrative framework for the appraisal of coloration in nature

Kemp, D. J., Herberstein, M. E., Fleishman, L. J., Endler, J. A., Bennett, A. T. D., Dyer, A. G., Hart, N. S., Marshall, J. & Whiting, M. J., Jun 2015, In : American Naturalist. 185, 6, p. 705-724 20 p.

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124 Citations (Scopus)
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It is not just size that matters: shark cruising speeds are species-specific

Ryan, L. A., Meeuwig, J. J., Hemmi, J. M., Collin, S. P. & Hart, N. S., 28 Jun 2015, In : Marine Biology. 162, 6, p. 1307-1318 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

17 Citations (Scopus)

Method for the assessment of effects of a range of wavelengths and intensities of red/near-infrared light therapy on oxidative stress in vitro

Giacci, M. K., Hart, N. S., Hartz, R. V., Harvey, A. R., Hodgetts, S. I. & Fitzgerald, M., 2015, In : Journal of visualized experiments : JoVE. 97, p. 1-8 8 p., e52221.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2 Citations (Scopus)

Mick Fanning changes his surfboard colour from 'yum yum yellow'

Hart, N., 17 Aug 2015, The Conversation.

Research output: Contribution to Newspaper/Magazine/WebsiteArticle

Ontogenetic shifts in brain scaling reflect behavioral changes in the life cycle of the pouched lamprey Geotria australis

Salas, C. A., Yopak, K. E., Warrington, R. E., Hart, N. S., Potter, I. C. & Collin, S. P., 2015, In : Frontiers in Neuroscience. 9, p. 251-1-251-18 18 p., 251.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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7 Citations (Scopus)
8 Downloads (Pure)

Sharks senses and shark repellents

Hart, N. S. & Collin, S. P., Jan 2015, In : Integrative Zoology. 10, 1, p. 38-64 27 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

33 Citations (Scopus)

Spectral tuning in the eyes of deep-sea lanternfishes (Myctophidae): a novel sexually dimorphic intra-ocular filter

De Busserolles, F., Hart, N. S., Hunt, D. M., Davies, W. I., Marshall, N. J., Clarke, M. W., Hahne, D. & Collin, S. P., 1 Jun 2015, In : Brain, Behavior and Evolution. 85, 2, p. 77-93 17 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

12 Citations (Scopus)

Variations in retinal photoreceptor topography and the organization of the rod-free zone reflect behavioral diversity in Australian passerines

Coimbra, J. P., Collin, S. P. & Hart, N. S., 1 May 2015, In : Journal of Comparative Neurology. 523, 7, p. 1073-1094 22 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

21 Citations (Scopus)

Vision and photoentrainment in fishes: the effects of natural and anthropogenic perturbation

Collin, S. P. & Hart, N. S., Jan 2015, In : Integrative Zoology. 10, 1, p. 15-28 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

12 Citations (Scopus)

Visual specializations in five sympatric species of stingrays from the family dasyatidae

Garza-Gisholt, E., Kempster, R. M., Hart, N. S. & Collin, S. P., 13 Aug 2015, In : Brain, Behavior and Evolution. 85, 4, p. 217-232 16 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

3 Citations (Scopus)

Visual system evolution and the nature of the ancestral snake

Simões, B. F., Sampaio, F. L., Jared, C., Antoniazzi, M. M., Loew, E. R., Bowmaker, J. K., Rodriguez, A., Hart, N. S., Hunt, D. M., Partridge, J. C. & Gower, D. J., Jul 2015, In : Journal of Evolutionary Biology. 28, 7, p. 1309-1320 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
36 Citations (Scopus)
2014

A comparison of spatial analysis methods for the construction of topographic maps of retinal cell density

Garza-Gisholt, E., Hemmi, J. M., Hart, N. S. & Collin, S. P., 18 Apr 2014, In : PLoS ONE. 9, 4, p. 1-15 15 p., e93485.

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30 Citations (Scopus)
64 Downloads (Pure)

Differential effects of 670 and 830 nm red near infrared irradiation therapy: a comparative study of optic nerve injury, retinal degeneration, traumatic brain and spinal cord injury

Giacci, M. K., Wheeler, L., Lovett, S., Dishington, E., Majda, B., Bartlett, C. A., Thornton, E., Harford-Wright, E., Leonard, A., Vink, R., Harvey, A. R., Provis, J., Dunlop, S. A., Hart, N. S., Hodgetts, S., Natoli, R., Van Den Heuvel, C. & Fitzgerald, M., 8 Aug 2014, In : PLoS ONE. 9, 8, p. 1-15 15 p., e104565.

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25 Citations (Scopus)
70 Downloads (Pure)
6 Citations (Scopus)

Photon hunting in the twilight zone: visual features of mesopelagic bioluminescent sharks

Claes, J. M., Partridge, J. C., Hart, N. S., Garza-Gisholt, E., Ho, H. C., Mallefet, J. & Collin, S. P., 6 Aug 2014, In : PLoS ONE. 9, 8, p. 1-13 13 p., e104213.

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13 Citations (Scopus)
30 Downloads (Pure)