The 82nd Annual Meeting of the American Association of Physical Anthropologists (2013)


Session 53. Skeletal Biology: Post Cranial Function and Biomechanics. Contributed Podium Presentations. Chair: Scott Simpson

Saturday Afternoon, Ballroom C Add to calendar
1:00-1:15 Add to calendar Bilateral asymmetry of humeral torsion and length in African apes and humans. Anna P. Barros, Christophe Soligo.
1:15-1:30 Add to calendar Skeletal estimates of upper limb effective mechanical advantage do not predict joint strength or speed in living humans. Julia M. Maki.
1:30-1:45 Add to calendar The biomechanics of power generation during human high-speed throwing. Neil T. Roach, Daniel E. Lieberman.
1:45-2:00 Add to calendar Differentiation of bone functional adaptations in the forelimb and hind limb. Kristian J. Carlson, Ian J. Wallace, Stefan Judex.
2:00-2:15 Add to calendar Why do knuckle-walking African apes knuckle-walk?. Scott W. Simpson, C. Owen. Lovejoy, Bruce Latimer.
2:15-2:30 Add to calendar Gait mechanics of inverted walking: Implications for the evolution of suspensory locomotion. Michael C. Granatosky, Daniel Schmitt.
2:30-2:45 Add to calendar Activity and functions of the human gluteal muscles in walking, running, sprinting and climbing. Jamie L. Bartlett, Bonnie J. Sumner, Rich G. Ellis, Rodger Kram.
2:45-3:00 Add to calendar Stance and swing phase joint mechanics in chimpanzee bipedal walking . Matthew C. O'Neill, Leng-Feng Lee, Brigitte Demes, Nathan Thompson, Susan G. Larson, Jack T. Stern, Jr., Brian R. Umberger.
3:15-3:30 Add to calendar Locomotor ontogeny and limb bone length and strength proportions in mountain and lowland gorillas. M. Loring Burgess, Christopher B. Ruff, Shannon C. McFarlin, Antoine Mudakikiwa.
3:30-3:45 Add to calendar Femoral morphology and evolution of hominoid locomotion: insight from fetuses of humans and great apes. Naoki Morimoto, Christoph Zollikofer, Marcia Ponce de León.
3:45-4:00 Add to calendar Activity type and level influence growth rate, remodeling, and diaphyseal geometry of cortical bone. Karyne N. Rabey, David J. Green, David R. Begun, Brian G. Richmond, Shannon C. McFarlin.
4:00-4:15 Add to calendar Ontogenetic changes in the human tibial and femoral diaphyses: Mechanobiological analysis of cortical shape from a whole-bone perspective. Zachariah R. Hubbell, James H. Gosman, Colin N. Shaw, Timothy M. Ryan.
4:15-4:30 Add to calendar Ontogeny of bipedalism: Changes in the location and direction of the ground reaction force in toddlers . Angel Zeininger.
4:30-4:45 Add to calendar Relationship between foot proportions and gait performance in modern bipeds. Katherine K. Whitcome, Rachael E. Dyer, E Eliza. Miller.
4:45-5:00 Add to calendar Effects of Limb Proportions on Sloped Terrain Locomotion. Ryan W. Higgins.
comments powered by Disqus