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Dr. Kenneth Rose

Rose, K.D., L.T. Holbrook, R.S. Rana, K. Kumar, K.E. Jones, H.E. Ahrens, P. Missiaen, A. Sahni, and T. Smith. 2014. Early Eocene Fossils suggest that the mammalian order Perissodactyla originated in India. Nat. Commun. 5: 5570 (view here)

Gould, F.H.D., and K.D. Rose. 2014. Gnathic and postcranial skeleton of the largest known arctocyonid "condylarth," Arctocyon mumak, (Mammalia, Procreodi) and ecomorphological diversity in Procreodi. J. Vert. Paleontol. 34: 1180-1202.

Jones, K.E., K.D. Rose, and J. Perry. 2014. Body size and premolar evolution in the early--middle Eocene euprimates of Wyoming. Am. J. Phys. Anthropol. 153: 15-28.

Dr. Christopher Ruff

Ruff, C.B., Garofalo, E., and Holmes, M.A. (2013) Interpreting skeletal growth in the past from a functional and physiological perspective. Am. J. Phys. Anthropol. 150:29-37. (view from Wiley AJPA page)

Ruff, C.B. and Higgins, R. (2013) Femoral neck structure and function in early hominins. Am. J. Phys. Anthropol. 150:512-525. (view from Wiley AJPA page)

Ruff C.B., Holt, B.M., Niskanen, M., Sladek, V., Berner, M., Garofalo, E., Garvin, H.M., Hora, M., Maijanen, H., Niinimaki, S., Salo, K., Schuplerova, E., and Tompkins, D. (2012) Stature and body mass estimation from skeletal remains in the European Holocene. Am J Phys Anthropol. 148: 601-617. (view from Wiley AJPA page)

Dr. David Weishampel

Weishampel, D. B. and Jianu, C.-M. 2011. Transylvanian Dinosaurs. Johns Hopkins Unicersity Press, Baltimore.

Benton, M. J., Csiki, Z., Grigorescu, D., Redelstorff, R., Sander, P. M., Stein, K., & Weishampel, D. B. 2010. Dinosaurs and the island rule: the dwarfed dinosaurs from Hateg Island. Palaeogeogr. Palaeoclimatol. Palaeoecol. 293: 438-454.

Weishampel, D. B., Csiki, Z., Benton, M. J., Grigorescu, D., & Codrea, V. 2010. Paleobiogeographic relationships and evolution of the Hateg biota – between isolation and innovation. Palaeogeogr. Palaeoclimatol. Palaeoecol. 293: 419-437.

Dr. Valerie DeLeon

Aldridge K, Boyahjiev SA, Capone GT, DeLeon VB, Richtsmeier JT. in press. Precision and error of three-dimensional phenotypic measures acquired from 3dMD photogrammetric images. American Journal of Medical Genetics

Richtsmeier JT, DeLeon VB, Lele S. (2002) The promise of geometric morphometrics. Yearbook of Physical Anthropology, 45:63-91. (view from Wiley AJPA page)

DeLeon VB, Zumpano MP, Richtsmeier JT. (2001) The effect of neurocranial surgery on basicranial morphology in isolated sagittal craniosynostosis. Cleft Palate-Craniofacial Journal, 38(2):134-46. (view from Allen Press CP-CJ page)

Dr. Jonathan M. G. Perry

Hartstone-Rose A, Perry JMG, and Morrow CJ (2012) Bite force estimation and the fiber architecture of felid masticatory muscles. The Anatomical Record 295:1336-1351. (view from Anatomical Record)

Perry JMG, Hartstone-Rose A, and Logan RL (2011) The jaw adductor resultant and estimated bite force in primates. Anatomy Research International 2011: Article ID 929848, 11 pages. (view from Anatomy Research International)

Muchlinski MN and Perry JMG (2011) Anatomical correlates to nectar-feeding among the strepsirrhines of Madagascar: implications for interpreting the fossil record. Anatomy Research International 2011. Article ID 378431, 17 pages. (view from Anatomy Research International)


Recent Post Doc Publications

Chalk, J. and Vogel, E. R. (2012) Insights into primate dietary ecology: methods and theory. Int. J. Primatol. 33 (3): 515-519.

Lucas, P.W., Copes, L., Constantino, P.J., Vogel, E.R., Chalk, J., Talebi, M., Landis, M., and Wagner, M. (2012) Measuring toughness of primate foods and its ecological value. Int. J. Primatol. 33 (3): 598-610.

Chalk, J., Richmond, B.G., Ross, C.F., Strait, D.S., Wright, B.W., Spencer, M.A., Wang, Q., and Dechow, P.C. (2011) A finite element analysis of masticatory stress hypotheses. Am. J. Phys. Anthropol. 145 (1): 1-10.

Strait, D.S., Weber, G.W., Neubauer, S., Chalk, J., Richmond, B.G., Lucas, P.W., Spencer, M.A., Schrein, C., Dechow, P.C., Ross, C.F., Grosse, I.R., Wright, B.W., Constantino, P., Wood, B.A., Lawn, B., Hylander, W.L., Wang, Q., Byron, C.D., Slice, D.E., and Smith ,A.L. (2009) The feeding biomechanics and dietary ecology of Australopithecus africanus. PNAS USA 106: 2124-2129.


Recent Graduate Student Publications (see personal pages for abstract listings)

Jones, K. E., Ruff, C and Goswami. A. 2013. Biomechanics of the pinniped jaw: Mandibular evolution without mastication. The Anatomical Record.

Ahrens, HE. 2012. Craniodental Characters and the Relationships of Procyonidae (Mammalia: Carnivora). Zoological Journal of the Linnean Society 164: 669-713.

Higgins R.W., Ruff, C.B. 2011. The effects of distal limb segment shortening on locomotor efficiency in sloped terrain: implications for Neandertal locomotor behavior. American Journal of Physical Anthropology 146(3): 336-345. Science Daily News Article

Holmes MA, Ruff CB. 2011. Dietary effects on development of the human mandibular corpus. American Journal of Physical Anthropology 145(4):615-628. Science Daily News Article

Sylvester AD, Garofalo EM, Ruff CB. 2010. An R program for automating bone cross-section reconstruction. American Journal of Physical Anthropology 142:665-669. (view from Wiley AJPA page)

Chollet MB, EM Garofalo, MF Teaford, VB DeLeon. 2009. Student laboratory presentations as a learning tool in anatomy education. Anatomical Sciences Education 2(6):260-264.

Garvin HM. 2008. Ossification of Laryngeal Structure as Indicators of Age. Journal of Forensic Sciences. 53:1023-1027. (view from Wiley AJPA page)


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