This is the website of Dr. Arie van der Meijden. I am a biologist, currently working at the CIBIO institute in Portugal as a post-doctoral researcher at the Applied Phylogenetics group. I work on comparative functional morphology of both vertebrates and invertebrates. See my publication list for more details.

The team

Scorpion hunters and biomechanic brainiacs
Arie in a cave

Arie van der Meijden

Researcher

That's me

Pedro Coelho

Pedro Coelho

PhD student

Pedro is now a PhD student, working on scorpion locomotion. As an MSc student, he worked on the genetics of the scorpions of the genus Androctonus.

Yuri Simone

Yuri Simone

PhD student

Yuri has finished his MSc on the biomechanics of scorpion pincers, and is now continuing his research as a PhD student.

Ana Neto

Ana Neto

MSc student

Ana is studying scorpion locomotion using high-speed video. She is comparing the locomotion of different scorpion species.

You can find me in real life
CIBIO Research Centre in Biodiversity and Genetic Resources, InBIO, Universidade do Porto, Campus Agrário de Vairão, Rua Padre Armando Quintas 7, 4485-661 Vairão, Vila do Conde, Portugal
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