I am happy to provide PDFs of released publications listed below. Please email me at to request them. 

Published papers

8. Frank, D., Simberloff, D., Bush, J., Chuang, A., & Leppanen, C. (2019). Logical fallacies and reasonable debates in invasion biology: A response to Guiaşu and Tindale, Biology and Philosophy, 34–49.

7. Chuang, A., Gates, M.W., Grinsted, L., Askew, R., & Leppanen, C. (2019). Two hymenopteran egg sac associates of the tent-web orbweaver spider, Cyrtophora citricola (Araneae: Araneidae), Zookeys, 874:1–18.

6. Chuang, A. & Leppanen, C. (2018). Location and web substrate records of Cyrtophora citricola (Araneae: Araneidae) in southern Spain, including Tenerife, Revista Ibérica de Aracnología, 33: 89–100.

5. Bosco, J. & Chuang, A. (2018). A new species of grass spider, Agelenopsis riechertii, from the Southwestern USA, with notes on its courtship behavior (Araneae: Agelenidae), Zootaxa, 4442(4): 579–583.

4. Zhao, L., Panayotova, I. N., Chuang, A., Sheldon, K. S., Bourouiba, L., & Miller, L. A. 2017. Flying Spiders: Simulating and Modeling the Dynamics of Ballooning. In Women in Mathematical Biology (pp. 179-210). Springer, Cham. doi: 10.1007/978-3-319-60304-9_10

3. Sheldon, K. S., Zhao, L., Chuang, A., Panayotova, I. N., Miller, L. A., & Bourouiba, L. 2017. Revisiting the physics of spider ballooning. In Women in Mathematical Biology (pp. 163-178). Springer, Cham. doi: 10.1007/978-3-319-60304-9_9

2. Chuang, A. and Peterson, C. R. 2016. Expanding population edges: theories, traits, and trade-offs. Global Change Biology 22: 494–512.

1. Blamires, S., Piorkowski, D., Chuang, A., Tseng, Y.-H., Toft, S., and I-M Tso. 2015. Can differential nutrient extraction explain property variations in a predatory trap? Royal Society Open Science. 2: 140479. DOI: 10.1098/rsos.140479

Media Coverage: Spiders customize their webs based on diet; Custom web design keeps spiders in business

Published reviews

8. Chuang, A. (2020). Saving species, one roll at a time. Science. 369(6504): 633–633.

7. Chuang, A. & O. Schwery. (2020). Evolution makes a splash, Science. 367(6482): 1081–1081.

6. Chuang, A. (2019). Only the strongest hive will survive, Science. 365(6459): 1255–1255.

5. Chuang, A. & O. Schwery. (2019). Who cares? Parenting in invertebrate animals, Frontiers for Young Minds.

4. Chuang, A. (2019). Fowl play, Science. 364(6435): 36–36.

3. Chuang, A. (2018). Playing with particle physics, Science. 362(6418): 1005-1005.

2. Chuang, A. & J. M. Bush. (2017). Book Review: Judith S. Weis and Daniel Sol (eds): Biological Invasions and Animal Behaviour, Biological Invasions.

1. Chuang, A. (2017). Game changers, Science. 355(6325): 587-587.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s