Tom Baker

Distinguished Professor of Entomology and Chemical Ecology

Huck Affiliations


Publication Tags

Flight Malaria Fungi Culicidae Coleoptera Pheromones Beetle Traps Anoplophora Glabripennis Gas Chromatography Olfactory Receptor Neurons Infection Beetles Insects Feeding Behavior Parasites Signal To Noise Ratio Monitoring Agrilus Planipennis Odorant Receptors Trapping Neurons Phenylethyl Alcohol Agrilus Pheromone

Most Recent Papers

Progression of seasonal activities of adults of the spotted lanternfly, Lycorma delicatula, during the 2017 season of mass flight dispersal behavior in eastern Pennsylvania

Thomas Charles Baker, E. C. Smyers, Julie Marie Urban, Z. Meng, K. J. Pagadala Damadaram, Andrew James Myrick, M. F. Cooperband, M. J. Domingue, 2019, Journal of Asia-Pacific Entomology on p. 705-713

Labial and maxillary palp recordings of the Asian longhorned beetle, Anoplophora glabripennis, reveal olfactory and hygroreceptive capabilities

Loyal P. Hall, Fern Graves, Andrew James Myrick, Kelli Hoover, Thomas Charles Baker, 2019, Journal of Insect Physiology

Activity and distribution of the mushroom phorid fly, Megaselia halterata, in and around commercial mushroom farms

Maria Mazin, Stefanos S. Andreadis, Nina Ellen Jenkins, Kevin R. Cloonan, Thomas Charles Baker, Edwin George Rajotte, 2019, Entomologia Experimentalis et Applicata on p. 389-395

Flight Dispersal Capabilities of Female Spotted Lanternflies (Lycorma delicatula) Related to Size and Mating Status

Michael S. Wolfin, Muhammad Binyameen, Yanchen Wang, Julie M. Urban, Dana C. Roberts, Thomas C. Baker, 2019, Journal of Insect Behavior on p. 188-200

Orientation of flight for physically disturbed spotted lanternflies, Lycorma delicatula, (Hemiptera, Fulgoridae)

Michael J. Domingue, Thomas Charles Baker, 2019, Journal of Asia-Pacific Entomology on p. 117-120

Little effect of delayed mating on fecundity or fertility of female fungus gnats Lycoriella ingenua

Kevin R. Cloonan, Stefanos S. Andreadis, Thomas C. Baker, 2019, Physiological Entomology on p. 60-64

Analysis of Anemotactic Flight Tendencies of the Spotted Lanternfly (Lycorma delicatula) during the 2017 Mass Dispersal Flights in Pennsylvania

Andrew James Myrick, Thomas Charles Baker, 2019, Journal of Insect Behavior on p. 11-23

Olfactory Sensory Neurons of the Asian Longhorned Beetle, Anoplophora glabripennis, Specifically Responsive to its two Aggregation-Sex Pheromone Components

Jianrong Wei, Qiong Zhou, Loyal Hall, Andrew James Myrick, Kelli Hoover, Kathleen Shields, Thomas Charles Baker, 2018, Journal of Chemical Ecology on p. 637-649

Increasing Signal-to-Noise Ratio in Gas Chromatography - Electroantennography Using a Deans Switch Effluent Chopper

Andrew J. Myrick, Thomas C. Baker, 2018, Journal of Chemical Ecology on p. 111-126

Odorant receptors and antennal lobe morphology offer a new approach to understanding olfaction in the Asian longhorned beetle

Robert F. Mitchell, Loyal P. Hall, Peter F. Reagel, Duane D. McKenna, Thomas C. Baker, John G. Hildebrand, 2017, Journal of Comparative Physiology A: Neuroethology, Sensory, Neural, and Behavioral Physiology on p. 99-109

Most-Cited Papers

'Manipulation' without the parasite

Lauren J. Cator, Justin George, Simon Blanford, Courtney C. Murdock, Thomas C. Baker, Andrew F. Read, Matthew B. Thomas, 2013, Proceedings of the Royal Society B: Biological Sciences

Evaluating the use of male-produced pheromone components and plant volatiles in two trap designs to monitor anoplophora glabripennis

M. E. Nehme, M. A. Keena, A. Zhang, T. C. Baker, Z. Xu, K. Hoover, 2010, Environmental Entomology on p. 169-176

Reduction in host-finding behaviour in fungus-infected mosquitoes is correlated with reduction in olfactory receptor neuron responsiveness

Justin George, Simon Blanford, Michael J. Domingue, Matthew Brian Thomas, Andrew Fraser Read, Thomas Charles Baker, 2011, Malaria Journal

Field observations of visual attraction of three European oak buprestid beetles toward conspecific and heterospecific models

Michael J. Domingue, György Csóka, Miklós Tóth, Gábor Vétek, Béla Pénzes, Victor Mastro, Thomas C. Baker, 2011, Entomologia Experimentalis et Applicata on p. 112-121

Detecting emerald ash borers (Agrilus planipennis) using branch traps baited with 3D-printed beetle decoys

Michael J. Domingue, Drew P. Pulsifer, Akhlesh Lakhtakia, Jennifer Berkebile, Kim C. Steiner, Jonathan P. Lelito, Loyal P. Hall, Thomas Charles Baker, 2015, Journal of Pest Science on p. 267-279

Malaria Mosquitoes Attracted by Fatal Fungus

Justin George, Nina Ellen Jenkins, Simon Blanford, Matthew Brian Thomas, Thomas Charles Baker, 2013, PLoS One on p. e62632

Visual and chemical cues affecting the detection rate of the emerald ash borer in sticky traps

M. J. Domingue, J. P. Lelito, I. Fraser, V. C. Mastro, J. H. Tumlinson, T. C. Baker, 2013, Journal of Applied Entomology on p. 77-87

Trapping of European buprestid beetles in oak forests using visual and olfactory cues

Michael J. Domingue, Zoltán Imrei, Jonathan P. Lelito, József Muskovits, Gergely Janik, György Csóka, Victor C. Mastro, Thomas C. Baker, 2013, Entomologia Experimentalis et Applicata on p. 116-129

Field investigation of mating behaviour of Agrilus cyanescens and Agrilus subcinctus

Jonathan P. Lelito, Michael J. Domingue, Ivich Fraser, Victor C. Mastro, James H. Tumlinson, Thomas C. Baker, 2011, Canadian Entomologist on p. 370-379

Working range of stimulus flux transduction determines dendrite size and relative number of pheromone component receptor neurons in moths

T. C. Baker, M. J. Domingue, A. J. Myrick, 2012, Chemical senses on p. 299-313