Andrew Myrick

Andrew Myrick

  • Assistant Research Professor
104 Chemical Ecology Lab
University Park, PA 16802

Research emphasis: Hardware and software implementation for odor recognition and physical location estimation insect antennae as sensors in an electronic nose configuration, ultrasonic anemometric and GPS measurements in conjunction with the insect antennae to estimate the physical location of an odor source.

Publications

Flight Duration Capabilities of Dispersing Adult Spotted Lanternflies, Lycorma delicatula
Journal of Insect Behavior, Wolfin, Michael S., Myrick, Andrew J., Baker, Thomas C., 2020

Progression of seasonal activities of adults of the spotted lanternfly, Lycorma delicatula, during the 2017 season of mass flight dispersal behavior in eastern Pennsylvania
Journal of Asia-Pacific Entomology, Baker, T. C., Smyers, E. C., Urban, J. M., Meng, Z., Pagadala Damadaram, K. J., Myrick, A. J., Cooperband, M. F., Domingue, M. J., 2019

Labial and maxillary palp recordings of the Asian longhorned beetle, Anoplophora glabripennis, reveal olfactory and hygroreceptive capabilities
Journal of Insect Physiology, Hall, Loyal P., Graves, Fern, Myrick, Andrew, Hoover, Kelli, Baker, Thomas C., 2019

Analysis of Anemotactic Flight Tendencies of the Spotted Lanternfly (Lycorma delicatula) during the 2017 Mass Dispersal Flights in Pennsylvania
Journal of Insect Behavior, Myrick, Andrew J., Baker, Thomas C., 2019

Olfactory Sensory Neurons of the Asian Longhorned Beetle, Anoplophora glabripennis, Specifically Responsive to its two Aggregation-Sex Pheromone Components
Journal of Chemical Ecology, Wei, Jianrong, Zhou, Qiong, Hall, Loyal, Myrick, Andrew, Hoover, Kelli, Shields, Kathleen, Baker, Thomas C., 2018

Increasing Signal-to-Noise Ratio in Gas Chromatography - Electroantennography Using a Deans Switch Effluent Chopper
Journal of Chemical Ecology, Myrick, Andrew J., Baker, Thomas C., 2018

Chopper-modulated gas chromatography electroantennography enabled using high-temperature MEMS flow control device
Microsystems and Nanoengineering, Zhou, Ming Da, Akbar, Muhammad, Myrick, Andrew J., Xia, Yiqiu, Khan, Waleed J., Gao, Xiang, Baker, Thomas C., Zheng, Si Yang, 2017

Differences in spectral selectivity between stages of visually guided mating approaches in a buprestid beetle
Journal of Experimental Biology, Domingue, Michael J., Lelito, Jonathan P., Myrick, Andrew J., Rgy Csoka, Gyo, Szocs, Levente, Imrei, Zoltan, Baker, Thomas C., 2016

Optimizing the Point-Source Emission Rates and Geometries of Pheromone Mating Disruption Mega-Dispensers
Journal of Chemical Ecology, Baker, T. C., Myrick, A. J., Park, K. C., 2016

Isolation of a Female-Emitted Sex Pheromone Component of the Fungus Gnat, Lycoriella ingenua, Attractive to Males
Journal of Chemical Ecology, Andreadis, Stefanos S., Cloonan, Kevin R., Myrick, Andrew J., Chen, Haibin, Baker, Thomas C., 2015

Chopper-modulated locked in amplified gas chromatography electroantennography part II
IEEE Sensors Journal, Myrick, Andrew J., Baker, Thomas C., 2012

Chopper-stabilized gas chromatography-electroantennography
Biosensors and Bioelectronics, Myrick, Andrew J., Baker, Thomas C., 2012

Working range of stimulus flux transduction determines dendrite size and relative number of pheromone component receptor neurons in moths
Chemical Senses, Baker, T. C., Domingue, M. J., Myrick, A. J., 2012

Locating a compact odor source using a four-channel insect electroantennogram sensor
Bioinspiration and Biomimetics, Myrick, A. J., Baker, T. C., 2011