Hugh Winwood-Smith

PhD CandidateHugh_photo

Hugh completed honours in the Evolutionary Physiology Lab in 2013, working on metabolic plasticity in cane toads. His PhD research is currently examining the physiological consequences of high protein diets in Drosophila melanogaster.



  1. Winwood-Smith, H.S., Franklin, C.E. and White, C.R. (2017) Low carbohydrate diet induces metabolic depression: a possible mechanism to conserve glycogenAmerican Journal of Physiology – Regulatory, Integrative and Comparative Physiology 313: R347-R356
  2. Winwood-Smith, H.S., Alton, L.A., Franklin, C.E. and White, C.R. (2015) Does enhanced thermal plasticity allow expansion of an invasive terrestrial anuran into higher latitudes? Conservation Physiology 3: doi: 10.1093/consphys/cov010