Publications

25. Anderson, P. S. L., Smith, D. C. and Patek, S. N., 2016. Competing influences on morphological modularity in biomechanical systems: a case study in mantis shrimp. Evolution & Development 18(3): 171-181 doi:10.1111/ede.12190.

24. Anderson, P. S. L., LaCosse, J. and Pankow, M., 2016. Point of impact: the effect of size and speed on puncture mechanics. Interface Focus 6:20150111. doi:10.1098/rsfs.2015.0111.

23. Galloway, K. A., Anderson, P. S., Wilga, C. D. and Summers, A. P., 2016. Performance of teeth of lingcod, Ophiodon elongatus, over ontogeny. Journal of Experimental Zoology A: Ecology, Genetics and Physiology. 325(2): 99-105. doi:10.1002/jez.1967.

22. Anderson, P. S. L. and Patek, S. N., 2015. Mechanical sensitivity reveals evolutionary dynamics of mechanical systems. Proceedings of the Royal Society B. 282(1804):20143088. doi:10.1098/rspb.2014.3088.

21. Anderson, P. S. L., Claverie, T. and Patek, S. N., 2014. Levers and linkages: mechanical trade-offs in a power-amplified system. Evolution 68(7): 1919-33. doi:10.1111/evo.12407.

20. Anderson, P. S. L., Renaud, S. and Rayfield, E. J., 2014. Adaptive plasticity in the mouse mandible. BMC Evolutionary Biology 14: 85-93. doi:10.1186/1471-2148-14-85.

19. Anderson, P. S. L., Friedman, M, and Ruta, M., 2013. Late to the Table: Diversification of tetrapod mandibular biomechanics lagged behind the evolution of terrestriality. Integrative and Comparative Biology 53(2): 197-208. doi:10.1093/icb/ict006.

18. Stubbs, T. L., Pierce, S. E., Rayfield, E. J., & Anderson, P. S., 2013. Morphological and biomechanical disparity of crocodile-line archosaurs following the end-Triassic extinction. Proceedings of the Royal Society B: Biological Sciences 280(1770). link

17. Anderson, P. S. L. and Friedman, M., 2012. Using cladistic characters to predict functional variety: experiments using early gnathostomes. Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology 32(6): 1254-1270. link

16. Anderson, P. S. L. and Rayfield, E. J., 2012. Virtual experiments, physical validation: dental morphology at the intersection of experiment and theory. Royal Society Interface 9: 1846-1855. link

15. Ragazzola, F., Foster, L. C., Form, A., Anderson, P. S. L., Hansteen, T. H., and Fietzke, J., 2012. Ocean acidification weakens the structural integrity of coralline algae. Global Change Biology 18: 2804-2812. link

14. Anderson, P. S. L., Bright, J. A., Gill, P. G., Palmer, C., and Rayfield, E. J., 2012. Models in palaeontological functional analysis. Biology Letters 8(1): 119-122. link

13. Anderson, P. S. L., Friedman, M., Brazeau, M. D., and Rayfield, E. J., 2011. Initial radiation of jaws demonstrated stability despite faunal and environmental change. Nature 476: 206-209. link

12. Anderson, P. S. L., Gill, P. G., and Rayfield, E. J., 2011. Modeling the effects of cingula structure on strain patterns and potential fracture in tooth enamel. Journal of Morphology 272(1): 50-65. link

11. Snively, E., Anderson, P. S. L., and Ryan, M. J., 2010. Functional and ontogenetic implications of bite stress in arthrodire placoderms. Kirtlandia 57: 53-60.

10. Anderson, P. S. L., 2010. Using linkage models to explore skull kinematic diversity and functional convergence in arthrodire placoderms. Journal of Morphology 271(8): 990-1005. link

9. Anderson, P. S. L., 2009b. The effects of trapping and blade angle on how notched dentitions fracture biological tissues. Journal of Experimental Biology 212: 3627-3632. link

8. Anderson, P. S. L., 2009a. Biomechanics, functional patterns, and disparity in Late Devonian arthrodires. Paleobiology 35(3): 321-342. link

7. Anderson, P. S. L., and Westneat, M. W., 2009. A biomechanical model of feeding kinematics for Dunkleosteus terrelli (Arthrodira, Placodermi). Paleobiology 35(2): 251-269. link

6. Anderson, P. S. L., and LaBarbera, M., 2008. Functional consequences of tooth design: effects of blade shape on energetics of cutting. Journal of Experimental Biology 211: 3619-3626. link

5. Anderson, P. S. L., 2008b. Shape variation between arthrodire morphotypes indicates possible feeding niches. Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology 28(4): 961-969. link

4. Anderson, P. S. L., 2008a. Cranial muscle homology across modern gnathostomes. Biological Journal of the Linnean Society 94: 195-216. link

3. Friedman, M., Coates, M. I., and Anderson, P., 2007. First discovery of a primitive coelacanth fin fills a major gap in the evolution of lobed fins and limbs. Evolution & Development 9(4): 328-336. link

2. Anderson, P. S. L., and Westneat, M. W., 2007. Feeding mechanics and bite force modelling of the Skull of Dunkleosteus terrelli, an Ancient Apex Predator. Biology Letters 3(1): 76-79. link

1. Jablonski, D., Roy, K., Valentine, J. W., Price, R. M., and Anderson, P. S., 2003. The impact of the pull of the recent on the history of marine diversity. Science 300: 1133-1135. link