If you use Motmot, please cite this paper:

Straw, A.D. and Dickinson, M.H. (2009) Motmot, an open-source toolkit for realtime video acquisition and analysis. Source Code for Biology and Medicine doi: 10.1186/1751-0473-4-5 PDF

If you publish work that used motmot, I (Andrew Straw) ask that you cite this paper. These citations will help my employment and funding situation and thus indirectly fund Motmot development and support.

Scientific papers which used the motmot suite of tools

John A. Bender and Michael H. Dickinson (2006) Visual stimulation of saccades in magnetically tethered Drosophila. Journal of Experimental Biology.

John A. Bender and Michael H. Dickinson (2006) A comparison of visual and haltere-mediated feedback in the control of body saccades in Drosophila melanogaster. Journal of Experimental Biology.

Seth A. Budick, Michael B. Reiser, and Michael H. Dickinson (2007) The role of visual and mechanosensory cues in structuring forward flight in Drosophila melanogaster. Journal of Experimental Biology.

Maimon, Gaby, Straw, Andrew D. & Dickinson, Michael H. (2008) A Simple Vision-Based Algorithm for Decision Making in Flying Drosophila. Current Biology 18(6): 464-470. doi: 10.1016/j.cub.2008.02.054

Straw, A.D., Branson, K., Neumann, T.R., and Dickinson, M.H. (submitted to Computer Vision and Image Understanding) Multi-camera Realtime 3D Tracking of Multiple Flying Animals

Han, Shuo, Straw, Andrew D., Dickinson, Michael H. & Murray, Richard M. (2009) A Real-Time Helicopter Testbed for Insect-Inspired Visual Flight Control. Proceedings of the 2009 IEEE Conference on Robotics and Automation

K. Branson, A. Robie, J. Bender, P. Perona, and M.H. Dickinson (2009) High-throughput Ethomics in Large Groups of Drosophila. Nature Methods doi: 10.1038/nmeth.1328