The 84th Annual Meeting of the American Association of Physical Anthropologists (2015)

Session 23. Functional Morphology: Non-human. Contributed Podium Presentations. Chair: Todd C Rae

March 27, 2015 , Grand Ballroom A/B Add to calendar


8:00 Add to calendar The functional influence on trait covariance in platyrrhine mandibles. Megan A. Holmes.
8:15 Add to calendar Functional constraints of primate feeding: Modeling the effect of ligaments and TMJ morphology. Jose Iriarte-Diaz, Claire E. Terhune, Andrea B. Taylor, Callum F. Ross.
8:30 Add to calendar Trabecular structure of the mandibular condyle and food mechanical properties in non-human primates. Susan Coiner-Collier, Robert S. Scott, Erin R. Vogel.
8:45 Add to calendar Biting off more than you can chew: a regional assessment of diet-induced plasticity. Erin M. Franks, Joseph P. Scollan, Faisal S. Shariff, Jeremiah E. Scott, Kevin R. McAbee, Matthew J. Ravosa.
9:00 Add to calendar Smaller posterior semicircular canals are associated with leaping in Colobus. Todd C. Rae, Paul M. Johnson, Wataru Yano, Eishi Hirasaki.
9:15 Add to calendar Got a bone to pick? Functional implications of intracranial variation in osteoblast behavior. Matthew J. Ravosa, Holly E. Weiss-Bilka, Matthew M. Mazur, Sean S-Y. Liu.
9:30 Add to calendar Chimpanzee skeletal muscle fibers are not super strong. Matthew C. O'Neill, Peter J. Reiser, Eric Moyer, Susan G. Larson.
9:45 Add to calendar Kinetics of below branch quadrupedal walking in primates and other mammals: implications for the evolution of specialized suspensory locomotion. Michael C. Granatosky, Cameron H. Tripp, Daniel Schmitt.
10:00 Break
10:15 Add to calendar The relationship between cephalopelvic proportions and sexual dimorphism in the birth canal and non-obstetric pelvis in anthropoids. Elizabeth A. Moffett.
10:30 Add to calendar The effects of pregnancy on gait mechanics: interpretations of skeletal material. Karyne N. Rabey, Michael C. Granatosky, Daniel Schmitt.
10:45 Add to calendar Improving gait generation in fossil primates using multigoal evolutionary robotics. William I. Sellers, Eishi Hirasaki.
11:00 Add to calendar Do longer limbs translate into a reduced cost of transport? A study of locomotor performance and gait in the Longshanks mouse. Leah Sparrow, Campbell Rolian.
11:15 Add to calendar An ill-named pair: Popliteal groove size does not indicate a high degree of popliteus muscle activity. Bonnie J. Sumner, Susan G. Larson, Jack T. Stern Jr..
11:30 Add to calendar The effects of trunk morphology on bipedal locomotion in chimpanzees (Pan troglodytes). Nathan E. Thompson, Brigitte Demes, Matthew C. O'Neill, Nicholas B. Holowka, Jin Z. Li.
11:45 Add to calendar Chimpanzee Foot and Ankle Joint Motion During Vertical Climbing. Nicholas B. Holowka, Brigitte Demes, Matthew C. O'Neill, Nathan E. Thompson.