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2017 Top of Page

 

Allemand, R., Polcyn, M.J., Vincent, P., Houssaye, A., and Bardet, N. (2017) The braincase and the endocranial anatomy of Tethysaurus nopcsai, a primitive mosasauroid (Reptilia, Squamata) from the Lower Turonian (Late Cretaceous) of Goulmima (southern Morocco). Society of Vertebrate Paleontology Annual Meeting, Calgary, Canada.
Atwater, A.L., and Kirk, E.C. (2017) New Middle Eocene omomyines (Primates, Haplorhini) from the Friars Formation of San Diego County, Southern California. Society of Vertebrate Paleontology Annual Meeting, Calgary, Canada.
Augusta, B.G., Polcyn, M., Zaher, H., Fiorillo, A.R., and Jacobs, L.L. (2017) A new species of Coniasaurus (Squamata) from the Middle Cenomanian of Texas (USA) and reassessment of the composition of Dolichosauridae. Society of Vertebrate Paleontology Annual Meeting, Calgary, Canada.
Blumenfeld, E.H., Beaulieu, K.R., Oshel, E.R., Evans, C.A., Zeigler, R.A., Liddle, D.A., Righter, K., Hanna, R.D., and Ketcham, R.A. (2017) 3D Virtual Astromaterials Samples: combining high-resolution precision photography and X-ray computed tomography to create research-grade 3D models of NASA’s Apollo lunar samples and Antarctic meteorite samples for curation, research, and education. ToScA (Tomography for Scientific Advancement) North America Symposium, Austin, Texas.
Blumenfeld, E.H., Evans, C.A., Oshel, E.R., Liddle, D.A., Beaulieu, K.R., Zeigler, R.A., Righter, K, Hanna, R.D., and Ketcham, R.A. 
(2017) Research-grade 3D virtual astromaterials samples: novel visualization of NASA’s Apollo lunar samples and Antarctic meteorite samples to benefit curation, research, and education. 48th Lunar and Planetary Science Conference, The Woodlands, Texas.
Borce, B., Ekdale, E.G., Racicot, R., and Darroch, S. (2017) Species delimitations within the extinct river dolphin genus Parapontoporia based on quantitative analysis of the periotic bones. Society of Vertebrate Paleontology Annual Meeting, Calgary, Canada.
Chindebvu, E.G., Andrzejewski, K., Polcyn, M.J., Winkler, D., and Jacobs, L.L. (2017) 3D reconstruction of the brain endocast and inner ear of Malawisaurus dixeyi (Sauropoda: Titanosauria). Society of Vertebrate Paleontology Annual Meeting, Calgary, Canada.
Clark, O., Daza, J.D., Bauer, A., Brennan, I., and Hutchinson, M. (2017) Distinct patterns of skull morphology among Australian legless lizards (Aprasia: Pygopodidae). Joint Meeting of Ichthyologists and Herpetologists, Austin, Texas.
Cooperdock, E.H.G., Ketcham, R.A., and Stockli, D.F. (2017) Improved grain screening and measurement using X-Ray Computed Tomography: Applications to (U-Th)/He chronology. ToScA (Tomography for Scientific Advancement) North America Symposium, Austin, Texas.
Croghan, J. 
(2017) Diet and the cryptodiran skull: a 3D morphometric analysis. Society for Integrative and Comparative Biology Annual Meeting, New Orleans, Louisiana.
Gatesy, S.M., Carrasco, D., and Falkingham, P.L. (2017) CT imaging of dinosaur footprints: hidden topography and the origin of track diversity. ToScA (Tomography for Scientific Advancement) North America Symposium, Austin, Texas.
Glynne, E. (2017) Establishing the variation of dermal sculpturing within Gekkota. ToScA (Tomography for Scientific Advancement) North America Symposium, Austin, Texas.
Goodwin, M.B., Nirody, J.A., Huynh, T., Parkinson, D.Y., and Evans, D.C. (2017) Visualizing cranial and sutural morphology of pachycephalosaur domes using computed tomography. Geological Society of America Annual Meeting, Seattle, Washington.
Gray, R., and Maisano, J. (2017) Using iodine-contrasted μCT to facilitate imaging of structural brain defects. ToScA (Tomography for Scientific Advancement) North America Symposium, Austin, Texas.
Hanna, R. (2017) Accretion of fine-grained rims in a turbulent nebula for CM Murchison. ToScA (Tomography for Scientific Advancement) North America Symposium, Austin, Texas.
Henry, J.B., Withnell, C.B., and Bell, C.J. (2017) Patterns of dental variation within voles of the genus Arborimus. Society of Vertebrate Paleontology Annual Meeting, Calgary, Canada.
Hill, M., Kappelman, J., Todd, L., and Zelehew, F. (2017) Breakage patterns of long bone articular ends, Hadar, Ethiopia: implications for assessing cause of death of A.L. 288-1 (‘Lucy’). American Association of Physical Anthropologists Annual Meeting, New Orleans, Louisiana.
Irmis, R., Olsen, P., Geissman, J., Gehrels, G., Kent, D., Mundil, R., Rasmussen, C., Giesler, D., Schaller, M., Kürschner, W., Parker, W., and Buhedma, H. (2017) The Colorado Plateau Coring Project: a continuous cored non-marine record of early Mesozoic environmental and biotic change. 19th EGU General Assembly, Vienna, Austria.
Kappelman, J. (2017) Solving a very old, very cold case? Perimortem fractures in the famous fossil Lucy suggest that a high-energy impact event was responsible for her death. ToScA (Tomography for Scientific Advancement) North America Symposium, Austin, Texas.
Kappelman, J., Reed, D., Witzel, A., Akins, W., Davis, C., Ganser, A., Garza, R., Mattox, J., Nachman, B., Pittman, C., Robertson, S., and TenBarge, J. (2017) eAnthro: community engagement in developing online learning resources. ToScA (Tomography for Scientific Advancement) North America Symposium, Austin, Texas.
Keating-Bitonti, C. (2017) Patterns of benthic foraminiferal growth in the California Borderland reconstructed by micro-CT analysis. Geological Society of America Annual Meeting, Seattle, Washington.
Kemp, A., and Kirk, E. (2017) Mammalian eye orientation: comparisons of bony orbit convergence and soft tissue measures from dice-CT scans. Society of Vertebrate Paleontology Annual Meeting, Calgary, Canada.
Ketcham, R.A. (2017) Characterization and scaling of anisotropy of fabrics and fractures at laboratory scales: insights from volumetric analysis using computed tomography. 19th EGU General Assembly, Vienna, Austria.
Ketcham, R.A. (2017) Image-based ring artefact correction. 3rd International Conference on Tomography of Materials and Structures, Lund, Sweden.
Ketcham, R.A., Hanna, R.D., and Eckley, S.A. (2017) Petrography in 3D: why isn’t everybody doing it? ToScA (Tomography for Scientific Advancement) North America Symposium, Austin, Texas.
Lanzetti, A., Berta, A., and Ekdale, E.G. (2017) How to make a whale: first complete developmental sequence of the skull of the humpback whale and its implications for the evolution of mysticetes. Society of Vertebrate Paleontology Annual Meeting, Calgary, Canada.
Lewicki, J. (2017) Probing the microstructure of 3D-printed carbon fiber composites. ToScA (Tomography for Scientific Advancement) North America Symposium, Austin, Texas.
Loewy, S.L., Valdes, J., Yanny, S.J.W., de la Cruz, K., Banner, J.L., Kappelman, J., and Todd, L. (2017) More accurate U-Th ages of ostrich eggshells (OES) with improved sample processing. Geological Society of America Annual Meeting, Seattle, Washington.
Lundberg, J.G., Hendrickson, D.A., Luckenbill, K., and Arce-H., M. (2017) Satan’s skeleton revealed. Joint Meeting of Ichthyologists and Herpetologists, Austin, Texas.
Maisano, J.A. (2017) High-resolution X-ray computed tomography and DigiMorph.org. Association of Medical Illustrators Annual Conference, Austin, Texas.
Maisano, J.A., LaDuc, T., Bell, C.J., and Barber, D. (2017) The cephalic osteoderms of Varanus komodoensis as revealed by high-resolution X-ray computed tomography. Joint Meeting of Ichthyologists and Herpetologists, Austin, Texas.
Mattox, S., Davis, C., Nachman, B., Peterson, D., Atkins, W., Feseha, F., Hill, M., Kappelman, J., Ketcham, R., Todd, L., and Witzel, A. (2017) 3D fracture patterns in the lumbar vertebra and tibia of A.L. 288-1 (‘Lucy’) are consistent with perimortem trauma. American Association of Physical Anthropologists Annual Meeting, New Orleans, Louisiana.
Perez, M.L., Chindebvu, E.G., Simfukwe, H., Vineyard, D.P., Polcyn, M.J., Winkler, D., and Jacobs, L.L. (2017) Eunotosaurus (Parareptilia) from the Middle Permian of the Republic of Malawi. Society of Vertebrate Paleontology Annual Meeting, Calgary, Canada.
Polcyn, M., Albright, B., and Titus, A. (2017) The antiquity of the unique basicranial circulation pattern in the mosasaur subfamily Plioplatecarpinae. ToScA (Tomography for Scientific Advancement) North America Symposium, Austin, Texas.
Polcyn, M.J., Araujo, R., and Maisano, J. (2017) Exploring the relationships between locomotor behavior and semicircular canal morphology in squamates: preliminary results. ToScA (Tomography for Scientific Advancement) North America Symposium, Austin, Texas. 
Rowe, T. (2017) Computed tomography data in collections-based research: a 25 year survey. ToScA (Tomography for Scientific Advancement) North America Symposium, Austin, Texas.
Salas, A. (2017) Soundscape detection by fishes through the interaction of the swim bladder and otoliths. ToScA (Tomography for Scientific Advancement) North America Symposium, Austin, Texas.
Scarpetta, S.G. (2017) A new Miocene gerrhonotine from the Caliente Formation, California. Geological Society of America Annual Meeting, Seattle, Washington.
Scarpetta, S., and Ledesma, D. (2017) Cranial osteology of extinct and extant gerrhonotine lizards. Joint Meeting of Ichthyologists and Herpetologists, Austin, Texas.
Smith, S.Y. (2017) Utility of microCT for studying the fossil record of plants. ToScA (Tomography for Scientific Advancement) North America Symposium, Austin, Texas.
Smith, S.Y., Benedict, J.C., and Matsunaga, K. (2017) Unlocking the fossil record with micro-computed tomographic 3D datasets of modern and fossil plants. Geological Society of America Annual Meeting, Seattle, Washington.
Sprinkle, J., and Derstler, K. (2017) CT scanning of deformed and folded cyclocystoids (Echinodermata) in siderite concretions from the Middle Ordovician of Morocco. ToScA (Tomography for Scientific Advancement) North America Symposium, Austin, Texas.
Vallego-Pareja, M.C., Daza, J.D., Maisano, J.A., and Thies, M.L. (2017) Consequences of miniaturization in the cranial osteology of lizards and snakes. ToScA (Tomography for Scientific Advancement) North America Symposium, Austin, Texas.
Watanabe, A., Maisano, J., Müller, J., Herrel, A., and Goswami, A. (2017) Large-scale morphometric analysis reveals patterns of cranial shape evolution across squamates. Society of Vertebrate Paleontology Annual Meeting, Calgary, Canada.
Withnell, C.B., Bell, C.J., and Jass, C.N. (2017) Exceptional arvicoline dentitions from Froman Ferry (Pliocene) and Little Dell Dam (Pleistocene). Society of Vertebrate Paleontology Annual Meeting, Calgary, Canada.
Wright, K, Ketcham, R.A., and Kyle, J.R. (2017) Correlating Cu-Fe sulfides and Au mineralization in the Ertsberg-Grasberg District of Papua, Indonesia using high-resolution X-ray computed tomography: modified Voronoi regions in Cu-sulfide pathways. ToScA (Tomography for Scientific Advancement) North America Symposium, Austin, Texas.

Extended Abstracts

Chan, Q.H.S., Nakato, A., Zolensky, M.E., Nakamura, T., Kebukawa, Y., Maisano, J., Colbert, M., and Martinez, J.E. (2017) Effects of short-term thermal alteration on organic matter in experimentally-heated Tagish Lake observed by Raman spectroscopy. 48th Lunar and Planetary Science Conference, The Woodlands, Texas.

2016 Top of Page

Blumenfeld, E.H., Evans, C.A., Zeigler, R.A., Righter, K., Beaulieu, K.R., Oshel, E.R., Liddle, D.A., Hanna, R., Ketcham, R.A., and Todd, N.S. (2016) An interdisciplinary method for the visualization of novel high-resolution precision photography and micro-XCT data sets of NASA’s Apollo lunar samples and Antarctic meteorite samples to create combined research-grade 3D virtual samples for the benefit of astromaterials collections conservation, curation, scientific research and education. American Geophysical Union Fall Meeting, San Francisco, California..
Carvalho, T., Reis, R., Friel, J., Baskin, J., and Lundberg, J.
 (2016) High-resolution computed microtomography of two new and rare species of banjo catfishes from Venezuela (Siluriformes: Aspredinidae: Hoplomyzontini). Joint Meeting of Ichthyologists and Herpetologists, New Orleans, Louisiana.
Croghan, J. (2016) Sources of shape change in the testudine skull: a 3D geometric morphometric analysis. 11th International Congress of Vertebrate Morphology, Washington, D.C.
Croghan, J. (2016) Diet and the cryptodiran skull: a 3D morphometric analysis. Society for Integrative and Comparative Biology Annual Meeting, New Orleans, Louisiana.
Cunningham, K.J. (2016) Ichnofabric-linked concentrated groundwater flow in aquifers with widespread zones of megaporosity in Lower Cretaceous to Pleistocene carbonate platforms. Fourth International Congress on Ichnology, Idanha-a-Nova, Portugal.
Desantis, L., Sharp, A.C., Schubert, B.W., and Colbert, M.W. (2016) Tapirs as model organisms for understanding hominid evolution: the functional significance of the sagittal crest as revealed from dental microwear texture analysis and finite element analysis. Society of Vertebrate Paleontology 76th Annual Meeting, Salt Lake City, Utah.
Ekdale, E.G. 
(2016)
 Morphological diversity among the inner ears of extinct and extant baleen whales (Cetacea: Mysticeti). 11th International Congress of Vertebrate Morphology, Washington, D.C.
Evans, D.C., Williamson, T.E., Goodwin, M.B., and Loewen, M. (2016) New Stegoceras-grade pachycephalosaurs (Ornithischia) reveal a Late Campanian radiation of dome-headed dinosaurs in southern Laramidia. Society of Vertebrate Paleontology 76th Annual Meeting, Salt Lake City, Utah.
Gignac, P.M., Herdina, A.N., Kley, N.J., Morhardt, A.C., Colbert, M.W., and Clarke, J.A. 
(2016)
DiceCTing the future: new horizons for 3-D visualization of vertebrate morphology. 11th International Congress of Vertebrate Morphology, Washington, D.C.
Goodwin, M.B., Nirody, J.A., Huynh, T., Horner, J.R., Parkinson, D.Y., Schott, R.C., and Evans, D.C. (2016) Mapping and visualizing the complex internal anatomy of pachycephalosaur domes. Society of Vertebrate Paleontology 76th Annual Meeting, Salt Lake City, Utah.
Grohe, C., Tseng, Z.J., Lebrun, R., Boistel, R., and Flynn, J.J. (2016) Bony labyrinth of Carnivora (Mammalia): the significance of phylogeny and the sensorial adaptation to aquatic environments. 11th International Congress of Vertebrate Morphology, Washington, D.C.
Hanson, M., Burnham, D.A., and Bhullar, B.-A. (2016) Reconstructing the skull of Hesperornis regalis: the first three-dimensional model of a Cretaceous stem bird with insights into early avian functional morphology, plesiomorphy, and convergence. Society of Vertebrate Paleontology 76th Annual Meeting, Salt Lake City, Utah.
Lanzetti, A., Berta, A., Ekdale, E.G., and Deméré, T.A. (2016) Lost in transition: developmental patterns of tooth formation and loss in fetal baleen whales and implications for mysticete evolution. Society of Vertebrate Paleontology 76th Annual Meeting, Salt Lake City, Utah.
Lemberg, J.B. (2016) Evolution of a terrestrial-style feeding system in water: Tiktaalik roseae and Atractosteus spatula. Society of Vertebrate Paleontology 76th Annual Meeting, Salt Lake City, Utah.
Li, Z., Clarke, J.A., Ketcham, R.A., Colbert, M.W., and Yan, F. (2016) An evaluation of the efficacy and mechanism of contrast-enhanced X-ray computed tomography for avian cranial material utilizing iodine through experimental and simulation approaches. 11th International Congress of Vertebrate Morphology, Washington, D.C.
Lochmann, G., Reinert, B., Buchacher, A., and Ritschel, T. (2016) Real-time novel-view synthesis for volume rendering using a piecewise-analytic representation. 21st International Symposium on Vision, Modeling and Visualization, Bayreuth, Germany.
Lundeen, I.K., and Kirk, E.C. (2016) Reduction of the olfactory system in primates: new insights from the nasal fossa of the Duchesnean primate Rooneyia viejaensis. Society of Vertebrate Paleontology 76th Annual Meeting, Salt Lake City, Utah.
Maisano, J.A. (2016) The University of Texas High-Resolution X-ray CT Facility and DigiMorph.org: past, present and future. Geological Society of America Annual Meeting, Denver, Colorado.
Maisano, J.A. (2016) DigiMorph.org: past, present and future. Tomography for Scientific Advancement Symposium, Bath, United Kingdom.
Olori, J.C. (2016) Evolution of cranial features associated with the “freight-train” burrowing of uropeltid snakes. 11th International Congress of Vertebrate Morphology, Washington, D.C.
Paluh, D.J, and Bauer, A.M. (2016) Comparative morphology of the quadrate bone within Gekkota (Squamata): phylogenetic and functional implications. 11th International Congress of Vertebrate Morphology, Washington, D.C.
Rico-Guevara, A. (2016) Major challenges in vertebrate morphology, ecology and biophysics: hummingbirds as a case study. 11th International Congress of Vertebrate Morphology, Washington, D.C.
Ross, C.F., Iriarte-Diaz, J., Gerstner, G.E., and Taylor, A.B. (2016) Scaling of cycle period in feeding and locomotion systems. Society for Integrative and Comparative Biology Annual Meeting, Portland, Oregon.
Scarpetta, S.G., and Ledesma, D. (2016) Cranial osteology of extinct and extant gerrhonotine lizards. Society of Vertebrate Paleontology 76th Annual Meeting, Salt Lake City, Utah.
Shapiro, D. (2016) Quantifying trabecular bone density and anisotropy in the primate lower ilium with implications for reconstructing locomotor loading. 11th International Congress of Vertebrate Morphology, Washington, D.C.
Wright, K.A., Miller, N.R., Kyle, J.R., and Ketcham, R.A. (2016) Correlating CU-sulfide and AU mineralization in the Ertsberg-Grasberg district using LA-ICP-MS and HRXCT. Geological Society of America Annual Meeting, Denver, Colorado.

Extended Abstracts

Hanna, R.D., and Ketcham, R.A. (2016) 3D morphology of fine-grained rims in CM Murchison. 47th Lunar and Planetary Science Conference, The Woodlands, Texas.
Hanna, R.D., Edey, D.R., Maisano, J.A., and Ketcham, R.A. 
(2016) UTCT: the University of Texas High-Resolution X-ray Computed Tomography Facility. 47th Lunar and Planetary Science Conference, The Woodlands, Texas.
Ji, Y, Baud, P., and Wong, T. (2016) Characterization of pore geometry in limestones using X-ray computed microtomography. 78th EAGE Conference and Exhibition, Vienna.
Smith, S., Trumble, J., and Grant, C.
(2016)
3D digitization in the classroom: leveraging 3D models, no 3D printer required. Society for Information Technology and Teacher Education Annual Conference, Savannah, Georgia.

 

2015 Top of Page

Bird, D.J., and Van Valkenburgh, B. (2015) Visualizing the olfactory imprint within mammal skulls: 3D imaging and the cryptic cribriform plate. Society of Vertebrate Paleontology 75th Annual Meeting, Dallas, Texas.
Boyer, D.M., Bloch, J.I., Kirk, EC., Gilbert, C.C., Allen, K.L., Gunnell, G.F., Yapuncich, G.S., Kay, R.F., and Seiffert, E.R. 
(2015) Re-evaluation of promontory arterial dominance in early primates. Society of Vertebrate Paleontology 75th Annual Meeting, Dallas, Texas.
Breeden, B.T., and Rowe, T.B. 
(2015) New specimens of the thyreophoran dinosaur Scutellosaurus lawleri from the Lower Jurassic Kayenta Formation of northern Arizona. Society of Vertebrate Paleontology 75th Annual Meeting, Dallas, Texas.
Clemens, M., Jacobs, L.L., Jacobs, B.B., Currano, E.D., and Feseha, M. (2015) A new pipid frog from the Miocene of Ethiopia. Society of Vertebrate Paleontology 75th Annual Meeting, Dallas, Texas.
Clow, T., and Ketcham, R.A. (2015) Measuring in-situ fragment size distributions caused by melt inclusion decrepitation and other mechanisms using HRXCT. 2nd International Conference on Tomography of Materials and Structures (ICTMS), Quebec, Canada.
Coates, M., Criswell, K., Tietjen, K., Olsen, A., and Westneat, M. (2015) Tristychius: advanced jaws in an early elasmobranch. Society of Vertebrate Paleontology 75th Annual Meeting, Dallas, Texas.
Criswell, K.E., and Coates, M.I. (2015) Vertebral column evolution and development: homoplasy in the vertebrate centrum. Society for Integrative and Comparative Biology Annual Meeting, West Palm Beach, Florida.
Croghan, J.A., and Caldwell, M.W. (2015) Digital preparation and 3D visualization of small and delicate fossils: unprecedented detail from Oligocene snakes. Society for Integrative and Comparative Biology Annual Meeting, West Palm Beach, Florida.
Croghan, J.A., Morhardt, A., Caldwell, M., and Breithaupt, B. (2015) How conserved is neuroanatomy in snakes? Comparing the endocasts of a 32-million-year-old snake and its extant relatives. Society of Vertebrate Paleontology 75th Annual Meeting, Dallas, Texas.
Curtis, A. (2015) Frontal sinus morphological disparity in Carnivora. Society of Vertebrate Paleontology 75th Annual Meeting, Dallas, Texas.
Deantoni, F. (2015) Neuroanatomy of the Upper Cretaceous turtle Chedighaii hutchisoni Gaffney, Tong & Meylan, 2006 (Pleurodira, Bothremydidae). The 5th Turtle Evolution Symposium, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.
Hoffman, S., Krause, D.W., and Kirk, E.C. (2015) Inner ear morphology of a new late Cretaceous Malagasy mammal indicates convergence in cochlear evolution. Society of Vertebrate Paleontology 75th Annual Meeting, Dallas, Texas.
Kelly, E.D., and Ketcham, R.A. (2015) Enhanced numerical simulation of crystallization using new constraints from garnet chemical zoning. Geological Society of America Annual Meeting, Baltimore, Maryland.
Kotrappa, M.S., and Farke, A.A. (2015) Anatomy of the endosseous labyrinth in the multituberculate mammal Neoplagiaulax. Society of Vertebrate Paleontology 75th Annual Meeting, Dallas, Texas.
Lautenschlager, S., Gill, P., Fagan, M., and Rayfield, E.J. (2015) Morphological evolution of the mammalian jaw adductor complex. Society of Vertebrate Paleontology 75th Annual Meeting, Dallas, Texas.
Lemberg, J.B., Shubin, N.H., Ross, C.F., Westneat, M.W., and Daeschler, E.B. (2015) Reconstruction of cranial kinematics in Tiktaalik roseae with insight into the evolution of the terrestrial vertebrate feeding system. Society of Vertebrate Paleontology 75th Annual Meeting, Dallas, Texas.
Lewicki, J., Maisano, J., Weisgraber, T., Maiti, A., Chinn, S., Wilson, T., and Maxwell, R. (2015) Applications of high-resolution X-ray CT to the characterization and quantitative analysis of physical and chemical aging in polymeric foam materials. Pacifichem 2015, Honolulu, Hawaii.
Li, Z., and Clarke, J.A. (2015) New insight into the anatomy of the hyolingual apparatus of Alligator mississippiensis and implications for reconstructing feeding in extinct archosaurs. Society of Vertebrate Paleontology 75th Annual Meeting, Dallas, Texas.
Lively, J.R. (2015) Implications of the morphology of the bony labyrinth for paleoecology and systematics of turtles. Society of Vertebrate Paleontology 75th Annual Meeting, Dallas, Texas.
Lively, J. (2015) Implications of the morphology of the bony labyrinth for the paleoecology and systematics of turtles. Geological Society of America Annual Meeting, Baltimore, Maryland.
Lungmus, J.K., Angielczyk, K.D., Sidor, C.A., Nesbitt, S.J., Smith, R.M., Steyer, J-S., Tabor, N.J., and Tolan, S. (2015) A new cistecephalid dicynodont (Therapsida, Anaomodontia) from the Mid-Zambezi Basin (Zambia) and its fossorial adaptations. Society of Vertebrate Paleontology 75th Annual Meeting, Dallas, Texas.
Melstrom, K. (2015) Quantifying reptile tooth complexity: implications for reconstructing the diet of extinct amniotes. Society of Vertebrate Paleontology 75th Annual Meeting, Dallas, Texas.
Moretti, J.A., and Johnson, E. (2015) Micro computed tomography provides insights into Aztlanolagus (Mammalia, Lagomorpha, Leporidae) reentrant pattern. Society of Vertebrate Paleontology 75th Annual Meeting, Dallas, Texas.
Morris, Z.S., and Abzhanov, A. (2015) Embryos reveal novel developmental trajectories in the evolution of crocodylian cranial shape. Society of Vertebrate Paleontology 75th Annual Meeting, Dallas, Texas.
Porro, L.B., Clack, J.A., and Rayfield, E.J. (2015) Anatomy and three-dimensional reconstruction of the skull of the stem tetrapod Crassigyrinus scoticus. Society of Vertebrate Paleontology 75th Annual Meeting, Dallas, Texas.
Proffitt, J.V., Hutchinson, J.R., Clarke, J.A., and Scofield, R.P. (2015) Flightless wing-propelled diving and the evolution of body shape in penguins. Society of Vertebrate Paleontology 75th Annual Meeting, Dallas, Texas.
Pruitt, J., Tapanila, L., and Wilga, C. (2015) Rethinking edestoid jaws and species with large data sets. Society of Vertebrate Paleontology 75th Annual Meeting, Dallas, Texas.
Viola, P.A., Kemp, A.D., Kirk, E.C., Bhullar, B.-A., Cifelli, R.L., Martínez, R.N., Rougier, G.W., Wallace, R.V., and Rowe, T.B. (2015) Vestibular sensitivity in extant monotremes and in Mesozoic mammaliamorphs. Society of Vertebrate Paleontology 75th Annual Meeting, Dallas, Texas.
Sukop, M.C., Florea, L.J., Garcia, S.M., and Cunningham, K.J. (2015) Three-dimensional printing for carbonate aquifer characterization. Geological Society of America Annual Meeting, Baltimore, Maryland.
Withey, J. (2015) Applications of high resolution computed tomography and 3D printing for study of a multitubercualte mammal skull. Western Association of Vertebrate Paleontology Annual Meeting, Turlock, California.

Extended Abstracts

Gregory, T., Zolensky, M.E., Trieman, A., Berger, E., Le, L., Fagan, A., Takenouchi, A., Velbel, M.A., and Nishiizumi, K. (2015) Lithologies making up CM carbonaceous chondrites and their link to space exposure ages. 46th Lunar and Planetary Science Conference, The Woodlands, Texas
Mehmani, A., Milliken, K., and Prodanovic, M.
(2015)
A quantitative pore-scale investigation on the paragenesis of Wilcox tight gas sandstone. Unconventional Resources Technology Conference, San Antonio, Texas.
Su, C.C., Chang, T.K., Tsai, S.T., Yang, F.L., Shih, W.P., and Chang, S.H. (2015) A mechanical analysis of woodpecker pecking mechanism for shock-absorbing. The 14th IFToMM World Congress, Taipei, Taiwan.


2014 Top of Page

Balanoff, A. (2014) Archaeopteryx and the evolution of the paravian brain. Society of Vertebrate Paleontology 74th Annual Meeting, Berlin, Germany.
Bever, G.S., Lyson, T., and Bhullar, B-A. (2014) Fossil evidence for a diapsid origin of the anapsid turtle skull. Society of Vertebrate Paleontology 74th Annual Meeting, Berlin, Germany.
Clement, A., and Ahlberg, P. (2014) Buccal-pump air gulping in Devonian lungfishes (Sarcopterygii; Dipnoi): insights from tomographic data. Society of Vertebrate Paleontology 74th Annual Meeting, Berlin, Germany.
Clow, T., Befus, K., and Gardner, J. (2014) Exploring crystallization kinetics in natural rhyolitic melts using high resolution CT imagery of spherulites. American Geophysical Union Fall Meeting, San Francisco, California.
Coates, M., Criswell, K., Hardy, A., Sansom, I., and Finarelli, J. (2014) Gladbachus: unconventional conditions in an early chondrichthyan. Society of Vertebrate Paleontology 74th Annual Meeting, Berlin, Germany.
Criswell, K., and Coates, M. (2014) Convergence and complexity in chondrichthyan vertebral columns. Society of Vertebrate Paleontology 74th Annual Meeting, Berlin, Germany.
Deantoni, F., Sobral, G., and Azevedo, S. (2014) Neuroanatomy of the Cretaceous bothremydids Galianemys emringeri and G. whitei (Testudines, Pleurodira) based on CT scan data. Society of Vertebrate Paleontology 74th Annual Meeting, Berlin, Germany.
Kim, R., and Evans, D. (2014) Relationships among brain, endocranial cavity, and body sizes in reptiles. Society of Vertebrate Paleontology 74th Annual Meeting, Berlin, Germany.
Latimer, A., and Rowe, T. (2014) Implications of a reduced dentition. Society of Vertebrate Paleontology 74th Annual Meeting, Berlin, Germany.
Lautenschlager, S., Rayfield, E., Gill, P., and Fagan, M. (2014) Using digital reconstruction techniques to reconstruct the cranial osteology and myology of non-mammalian cynodonts. Society of Vertebrate Paleontology 74th Annual Meeting, Berlin, Germany.
Lemberg, J.B., Ross, C.F., Shubin, N.H., and Daeschler, E.B. (2014) Digital reconstruction of the skull of Tiktaalik roseaewith insights into early tetrapod feeding mechanics. Society for Integrative and Comparative Biology Annual Meeting, Austin, Texas.
Lemberg, J., Ross, C., Shubin, N., and Daeschler, E. (2014) Functional implications of platyrostral skulls for feeding in water with insights into the cranial morphology of Tiktaalik roseae. Society of Vertebrate Paleontology 74th Annual Meeting, Berlin, Germany.
Li, Z., and Clarke, J.A. (2014) The relationship between feeding mode and tongue structure in waterfowl (Aves: Anseriformes) illuminated through enhanced contrast X-ray computed tomography and morphometric assessment of hyoid shape. Society for Integrative and Comparative Biology Annual Meeting, Austin, Texas.
Morris, Z.S. (2014) Variation and variability in developmental studies: an analysis of skeletal ontogeny in Monodelphis domestica. Society for Integrative and Comparative Biology Annual Meeting, Austin, Texas.
Morris, Z. (2014) Variation and variability in the development of the skeleton of Monodelphis domestica: implications for assessing maturity in extinct and extant organisms. Society of Vertebrate Paleontology 74th Annual Meeting, Berlin, Germany.
Olsen, P.E., Geissman, J.W., Gehrels, G.E., Irmis, R.B., Kent, D.V., Mundil, R., Parker, W., Sha, J., Molina-Garza, R.S., Kuerschner, W., Bachmann, G.H., Schaller, M.F., Zakharova, N.V., and Colbert, M. (2014) The Colorado Plateau Coring Project (CPCP): a continuous cored record of Triassic continental environmental change in western North America. American Geophysical Union Fall Meeting, San Francisco, California.
Porro, L., Rayfield, E., Clack, J., Herrel, A., and Adriaens, D. (2014) Mandibular mechanics and feeding across the water-land transition: finite element analysis of the early tetrapod lower jaw. Society of Vertebrate Paleontology 74th Annual Meeting, Berlin, Germany.
Stilson, K., Bell, C., and Maisano, J. (2014) Morphological data for Cryptagama aurita yield new insights into the endemic Australian agamid lizard radiation. Society of Vertebrate Paleontology 74th Annual Meeting, Berlin, Germany.
Tokan-Lawal, A., Prodanovic, M., Landry, C.J., and Eichhubl, P. (2014) Understanding tortuosity and permeability variations in naturally fractured reservoirs: Niobrara Formation. SPE/AAPG/SEG Unconventional Resources Technology Conference, Denver, Colorado
Yi, H. (2014) Resolving the locomotory ecology of the ancestral snake: listening to what the ear tells us. Society of Vertebrate Paleontology 74th Annual Meeting, Berlin, Germany.
Zeigler, R.A., Carpenter, P.K., and Jolliff, B.L. (2014) Identification of new lithic clasts in lunar breccia 14305 by micro-CT and micro-XRF analysis. International Union of Microbeam Analysis Societies Meeting, Hartford, Connecticut.


2013 Top of Page

Adams, T.L. (2013) Small crocodyliforms from the Proctor Lake dinosaur locality of central Texas (Twin Mountains Formation, Late Aptian) and their phylogenetic relationships within Crocodylomorpha. Geological Society of America South-Central Section Annual Meeting, Austin, Texas.
Allen, K. (2013) Endocast shape evolution in primates. Society of Vertebrate Paleontology 73rd Annual Meeting, Los Angeles, California.
Anderson, J., Pardo, J., Germain, D., and Ahlberg, P. (2013) Three dimensional micro-CT study of the aïstopod cranium reveals hidden morphological diversity among the early tetrapod radiation. Society of Vertebrate Paleontology 73rd Annual Meeting, Los Angeles, California.
Ary, W.J., Cranford, T., Berta, A., and Krysl, P. (2013) Form and function of the odontocete ear. Society for Integrative and Comparative Biology Annual Meeting, San Francisco, California.
Atkins, J., and Franz-Odendaal, T. (2013) Comparative morphology and homology of the parasphenoid bone in vertebrates. 10th International Congress of Vertebrate Morphology, Barcelona, Spain.
Berlin, J.C., Kirk, E.C., Rodgers, M.C., Rowe, T.B., and Hullar, T.E. (2013) Global sensitivity of the mammalian head to rotation: importance of semicircular canal orientation for locomotor agility in therian mammals. Society for Integrative and Comparative Biology Annual Meeting, San Francisco, California.
Bever, G., and Lyson, T. (2013) Cranial evolution and the origin of turtles: insights from Eunotosaurus africanus. Society of Vertebrate Paleontology 73rd Annual Meeting, Los Angeles, California.
Bhullar, B.-A., Marugan-Lobon, J., Racimo, F., Bever, G., Rowe, T., Norell, M., and Abzhanov, A. (2013) Frontiers in the evolution and development of the reptilian skull. 10th International Congress of Vertebrate Morphology, Barcelona, Spain.
Bird, D.J., Davydov, Y., Amirkhanian, A., and Van Valkenburgh, B. (2013) Cribriform plate morphology as proxy for olfactory innervation in felids and canids. Society for Integrative and Comparative Biology Annual Meeting, San Francisco, California.
Bird, D.J., Pang, B., Davydov, Y., Amirkhanian, A., and Van Valkenburgh, B. (2013) The cribriform plate morphology as a proxy for olfactory innervation in Carnivora. 10th International Congress of Vertebrate Morphology, Barcelona, Spain.
Chan, A., Reisz, R., Wall, S., and Mazierski, D. (2013) Osteoscope: an exploratory research project on incorporating CT-based 3D models into an interactive application. Association of Medical Illustrators Annual Meeting, Salt Lake City, Utah.
Chaudhary, K., Cardenas, M., Wolfe, W.W., Maisano, J.A., Ketcham, R.A., and Bennett, P. (2013) Pore-scale imaging of capillary trapped supercritical CO2 as controlled by water-wet vs. CO2-wet media and grain shapes. American Geophysical Union Fall Meeting, San Francisco, California.
Cooper, L.N., Sears, K., and Simmons, N. (2013) Regional alterations in bone thickness and density helped bats acquire active flight. Society for Integrative and Comparative Biology Annual Meeting, San Francisco, California.
Croghan, J., Palci, A., Caldwell, M., and Breithaupt, B. (2013) Systematics of the 32 MY old aggregation of snakes from the White River Formation: redefining the Erycinae within Booidea. Society of Vertebrate Paleontology 73rd Annual Meeting, Los Angeles, California.
Curtis, A., and Van Valkenburgh, B. (2013) A three-dimensional study of paranasal sinuses in Carnivora. Society of Vertebrate Paleontology 73rd Annual Meeting, Los Angeles, California.
Curtis, A., and Van Valkenburgh, B. (2013) Beyond the sniffer: a three-dimensional study of paranasal sinuses in Carnivora. 10th International Congress of Vertebrate Morphology, Barcelona, Spain.
Ghanbarzadeh, S., Hesse, M.A., Prodanovic, M., and Gardner, J.E. (2013) Effect of dihedral angle and porosity on percolating-sealing capacity of texturally equilibrated rock salt. American Geophysical Union Fall Meeting, San Francisco, California.
Gignac, P., and Kley, N. (2013) ) Inferences on the feeding biomechanics of the bizarre pug-nosed crocodyliform Simosuchus clarki. 10th International Congress of Vertebrate Morphology, Barcelona, Spain.
Gold, M.E.L., and Norell, M.A. (2013) Sizing up the position of Gavialis using geometric morphometrics of crocodylian braincases. Society of Vertebrate Paleontology 73rd Annual Meeting, Los Angeles, California.
Gold, M.E.L., and Norell, M.A. (2013) Sizing up the position of Gavialis using geometric morphometrics of crocodylian braincases. Society of Vertebrate Paleontology 73rd Annual Meeting, Los Angeles, California.
Goldstein, E.J., Stockli, D.F., and Ketcham, R.A. (2013) Magnetite (U-Th)/He geochronology: advancements in sample preparation and application to date serpentinization. Geological Society of America South-Central Section Annual Meeting, Austin, Texas.
Goodwin, M., Horner, J., Schott, R., and Evans, D. (2013) New data on developmental cranial ontogeny in pachycephalosaurs. Society of Vertebrate Paleontology 73rd Annual Meeting, Los Angeles, California.
Hanna, R.D., and Ketcham, R.A. (2013) Estimation of pre-deformation bulk microporosity using 3D measurement of deformed chondrules in CM2 Murchison. 76th Annual Meteoritical Society Meeting, Edmonton, Canada.
Head, J., and Polly, P.D. (2013) Conservation of primaxial regionalization in the evolution of the snake body form indicates homoplasy in hox gene function. 10th International Congress of Vertebrate Morphology, Barcelona, Spain.
Howarth, G.H., Pernet-Fisher, J.F., Sobolev, N.V., Penumadu, D., Puplampu, S., Ketcham, R.A., Maisano, J.A., and Taylor, L.A. (2013) 3D neutron and X-ray imaging of diamondiferous eclogites, Siberia: evidence for the secondary origin of diamonds. American Geophysical Union Fall Meeting, San Francisco, California.
Ketcham, R.A., Sharp, J.M., Hildebrandt, J., and Slottke, D.T. (2013) Measurement at the edge of resolution: characterizing fractures in 3D using high-resolution X-ray computed tomography. Geological Society of America South-Central Section Annual Meeting, Austin, Texas.
Ludeman, E.M., Kirk, E.C., Gosselin-Ildari, A.D., Blaylock, A., Kay, R.F., and Godinot, M. (2013) Cochlear labyrinth volume and predicted hearing abilities in Adapis, Necrolemur, Homunculus, and Tremacebus. American Association of Physical Anthropologists Annual Meeting, Knoxville, Tennessee.
Morris, Z.S. (2013) Determining the onset of ossification and reconstructing ontogeny in vertebrates: a comparison of clearing and staining, histological and computed tomography methods. Society for Integrative and Comparative Biology Annual Meeting, San Francisco, California.
Porro, L., Rayfield, E., and Clack, J. (2013) Computed tomography, digital preparation and three-dimensional reconstruction of the early tetrapod lower jaw. Society of Vertebrate Paleontology 73rd Annual Meeting, Los Angeles, California.
Racicot, R. (2013) Phylogenetic and functional implications of inner ear morphology in fossil and extant porpoises (Cetacea, Phocoenidae). Society of Vertebrate Paleontology 73rd Annual Meeting, Los Angeles, California.
Resor, P., and Shervais, K. (2013) Imaging the 3D geometry of pseudotachylyte-bearing faults. EGU General Assembly 2013, Vienna, Austria.
Rowe, T., and Simon, R. (2013) Evolution of the olfactory system in monotremes. 10th International Congress of Vertebrate Morphology, Barcelona, Spain.
Rowe, T., Maisano, J., Ketcham, R., Colbert, M., and Metscher, B. (2013) Workshop: 3D-ilemmas: dissemination, data management, and intellectual property issues surrounding voxel data. 10th International Congress of Vertebrate Morphology, Barcelona, Spain.
Sharp, J.M. Jr., Al-Johar, M.M., Ketcham, R.A., and Slottke, D.T. (2013) Prediction of fracture roughness and other hydraulic properties from HRXCT. Geological Society of America South-Central Section Annual Meeting, Austin, Texas.
Van Valkenburgh, B., Pang, B., Craven, B.A., Wysocki, C.J., and Yee, K.K. (2013) Ecological correlates of nasal turbinal size in carnivorans. 10th International Congress of Vertebrate Morphology, Barcelona, Spain.
Vinuesa, V., Madurell-Malapeira, J., Fortuny, J., and Alba, D.M. (2013) The internal cranial morphology of the extinct bone-cracking hyena Pliocrocuta perrieri (Carnivora, Hyaenidae). Society of Vertebrate Paleontology 73rd Annual Meeting, Los Angeles, California


2012 Top of Page

Akintunde, O.M., Knapp, C., and Knapp, J.H. (2012) Experimental evaluation of the physical properties of basalt flows and diabase sills of the South Georgia Rift Basin: potential implications for CO2 sequestration. American Association of Petroleum Geologists Annual Meeting, Long Beach, California.
Allen, K.L., and Kay, R.F. (2012) Endocast shape and brain proportion in primates. Society of Vertebrate Paleontology 72nd Annual Meeting, Raleigh, North Carolina.
Anderson, J. (2012) New insights into the origin of extant amphibians from the fossil record and high resolution computed tomography. World Congress of Herpetology, Vancouver, British Columbia.
Anderson, J.S., Maddin, H.C., Wilson, S.C., and Pardo, J.D. (2012) New insights into the origin of extant amphibians from the fossil record and high resolution computed tomography. Society of Vertebrate Paleontology 72nd Annual Meeting, Raleigh, North Carolina.
Balanoff, A.M., Bever, G.S., Rowe, T.B., and Norell, M.A. (2012) The origin of the avian brain based on a volumetric analysis of endocranial evolution within Coelurosauria. Society of Vertebrate Paleontology 72nd Annual Meeting, Raleigh, North Carolina.
Boucher, L.D. (2012) Three-dimensional modeling of termite galleries in Cretaceous silicified wood. IX International Organization of Palaeobotany Conference, Tokyo, Japan. Japanese Journal of Palynology, 58, 22.
Bourdon, E., Milner, A.C., and Walsh, S.A. (2012) Virtual brain endocasts shed new light on the early evolution of modern birds (Neornithes). Society of Vertebrate Paleontology 72nd Annual Meeting, Raleigh, North Carolina.
Butler, R.J., Stocker, M.R., Rauhut, O.W., Lautenschlager, S., and Bronowicz, R. (2012) Systematic and anatomical re-evaluation of basal phytosaurs from the Late Triassic of Central Europe, with implications for Late Triassic biostratigraphy. Society of Vertebrate Paleontology 72nd Annual Meeting, Raleigh, North Carolina.
Colbert, M.W., and Brown, M.A. (2012) The use of high-resolution Xray CT to interpret matrix variability and guide fossil preparation. Society of Vertebrate Paleontology 72nd Annual Meeting, Raleigh, North Carolina.
Croghan, J.A., and Caldwell, M.W. (2012) OgmophisCalamagras and the 32 million year old aggregation of snakes from the White River Formation: are they erycines? Society of Vertebrate Paleontology 72nd Annual Meeting, Raleigh, North Carolina.
Daza, J.D., Bauer, A.M., and Snively, E.D. (2012) New data from old geckos: paleontological contributions to the understanding of gekkotan evolution. World Congress of Herpetology, Vancouver, British Columbia.
Early, C.M., Sclafani, M., Balanoff, A., and Ksepka, D.T. (2012) Comparative neuroanatomy of fossil and living waterbirds. Society of Vertebrate Paleontology 72nd Annual Meeting, Raleigh, North Carolina.
Ekdale, E.G. (2012) Physiological and evolutionary implications of the cochlear morphology of Miocene Mysticeti (Cetacea). Society of Vertebrate Paleontology 72nd Annual Meeting, Raleigh, North Carolina.
Gauthier, J., Kearney, M., Maisano, J., and Rieppel, O. (2012) Assembling the squamate tree of life: perspectives from the phenotype and the fossil record. Society of Vertebrate Paleontology 72nd Annual Meeting, Raleigh, North Carolina.
Gauthier, J., Kearney, M., Maisano, J., Rieppel, O., and Behlke, A. (2012) Assembling the squamate tree of life: perspectives from the phenotype and the fossil record. World Congress of Herpetology, Vancouver, British Columbia.
Heers, A.M. (2012) From extant to extinct: locomotor ontogeny and the evolution of avian flight. Society of Vertebrate Paleontology 72nd Annual Meeting, Raleigh, North Carolina.
Holliday, C.M., and Nesbitt, S.J. (2012) Morphology and diversity of the mandibular symphysis of archosauromorphs. Society of Vertebrate Paleontology 72nd Annual Meeting, Raleigh, North Carolina.
Kirk, E.C., Kemp, A.D., Simons, E.L., and Seiffert, E.R. (2012) Morphology of the petrosal and bony labyrinth in Afradapis longicristatus (Primates, Adapiformes). Society of Vertebrate Paleontology 72nd Annual Meeting, Raleigh, North Carolina.
Lindgren, P., Lee, M.R., Dobson, K.J., Hanna, R.D., and Tomkinson, T. (2012) Understanding the deformation history of Murchison (CM2): clues from calcite twin stress analysis and high resolution X-ray computed tomography. 75th Annual Meeting of the Meteoritical Society, Cairns, Australia
MacDougall, M.J., and Reisz, R.R. (2012) Reconstruction of inaccessible anatomy from an Early Permian lanthanosuchoid (Amniota: Parareptilia), and a new phylogenetic analysis of the Parareptilia. Society of Vertebrate Paleontology 72nd Annual Meeting, Raleigh, North Carolina.
Marsh, A.D., Brown, M.A., Colbert, M.W., and Rowe, T.B. (2012) Combining mechanical preparation and X-ray computed tomography techniques to visualize obscured morphology in a basal sauropodomorph dinosaur. Society of Vertebrate Paleontology 72nd Annual Meeting, Raleigh, North Carolina.
Meyer, M., Elliott, D., Polys, N., Wood, A., Vickers-Rich, P., and Xiao, S. (2012) X-ray micro-CT investigation of the Ediacara fossil Pteridinium simplex from Namibia. Geological Society of America Annual Meeting, Charlotte, North Carolina.
Pardo, J.D., and Anderson, J.S. (2012) A micro-CT investigation of modes of tooth implantation and replacement in early tetrapods. Society of Vertebrate Paleontology 72nd Annual Meeting, Raleigh, North Carolina.
Racicot, R. (2012) Phylogenetic and functional implications of inner ear morphology of fossil and extant porpoises (Cetacea: Phocoenidae). Geological Society of America Annual Meeting, Charlotte, North Carolina.
Resor, P.G. (2012) Microroughness of an ancient earthquake fault. Geological Society of America Annual Meeting, Charlotte, North Carolina.
Rowe, T. (2012) A decade of DigiMorph: projections from a 10-year-old experiment in 3D data acquisition, management, and dissemination. Geological Society of America Annual Meeting, Charlotte, North Carolina.
Russo, G.A., Fajardo, R.J., and Schmitz, J.E. (2012) Internal bone structure of the last sacral vertebral body and its relationship to tail length. American Association of Physical Anthropologists Annual Meeting, Portland, Oregon.
Smith, N.A., and Clarke, J.A. (2012) Variation in the endocranial anatomy of the Charadriiformes (Aves): sensory system evolution associated with the transition to wing-propelled diving. Society of Vertebrate Paleontology 72nd Annual Meeting, Raleigh, North Carolina.
Stocker, M.R., Brochu, C.A., and Kirk, E.C. (2012) Spatial and temporal shifts in Paleogene crocodyliform diversity and a new globidont alligatoroid from the Middle Eocene of West Texas. Society of Vertebrate Paleontology 72nd Annual Meeting, Raleigh, North Carolina.
Young, B., Colayori, S., Duong, T., Kohl, T., Westhoff, G., and Bakken, G. (2012) Combined modeling and experimental analyses reveal directional asymmetry and an adaptive radiation of the pitviper infrared sensory system. World Congress of Herpetology, Vancouver, British Columbia.
Zeininger, A. (2012) Comparative first metatarsal head trabecular bone ontogeny in African apes and humans. American Association of Physical Anthropologists Annual Meeting, Portland, Oregon.
Zhao, S., Jakob, W., Marschner, S., and Bala, K. (2012) Structure-aware synthesis for predictive woven fabric appearance. ACM SIGGGRAPH 2012, Los Angeles, California.

Extended Abstracts

Hanna, R.D., Ketcham, R.A., and Hamilton, V.E. (2012) Inclusion foliation in Murchison as revealed by high resolution X-ray CT. 43rd Lunar and Planetary Science Conference, The Woodlands, Texas.
Stone, Z., Bless, S., Tolman, J., McDonald, J., Levinson, S., and Hanna, R.
(2012)
X-ray tomography to measure size of fragments from penetration of high-velocity tungsten rods. AIP Conference Proceedings, 1426, 60.


2011 Top of Page

Anderson, J., and Reisz, R. (2011) Growth series of the recumbirostran (Lepospondyli; Gymnarthridae) Cardiocephalus peabodyi from Richards Spur, Oklahoma; new anatomical information and implications for the evolution of ‘microsaurs.’ Society of Vertebrate Paleontology 71st Annual Meeting, Las Vegas, Nevada.
Balcarcel, A. (2011) High-resolution X-ray computed tomographic scanning for preparation: logistics and limitations. Society of Vertebrate Paleontology 71st Annual Meeting, Las Vegas, Nevada.
Bird, D.J., and Van Valkenburgh, B. (2011) Does cribiform morphology predict olfactory function? Society for Integrative and Comparative Biology Annual Meeting, Salt Lake City, Utah.
Burroughs, R. (2011) New fossil box turtles from the Paleogene of West Texas: a new taxon with critical insights into the evolutionary history of box turtles. Society of Vertebrate Paleontology 71st Annual Meeting, Las Vegas, Nevada.
Criswell, K. (2011) The phylogenetic relationships and evolutionary history of lepidosirenid lungfishes: a total-evidence approach. Society of Vertebrate Paleontology 71st Annual Meeting, Las Vegas, Nevada.
Curtis, N., Jones, M., O’Higgins, P., Fagan, M., and Evans, S. (2011) Dynamic analysis of the specialised jaw movements in Sphenodon and related character acquisition in fossil Rhynchocephalia (Diapsida: Lepidosauria). Society of Vertebrate Paleontology 71st Annual Meeting, Las Vegas, Nevada.
David, R., Allain, R., Berthoz, A., and Janvier, P. (2011) A new way to estimate the directional sensitivity of the semicircular canals system. Society of Vertebrate Paleontology 71st Annual Meeting, Las Vegas, Nevada.
Drumheller, S., and Boyd, C. (2011) Direct evidence of crocodyliform predation on small dinosaurians from the Kaiparowits Formation of Utah. Society of Vertebrate Paleontology 71st Annual Meeting, Las Vegas, Nevada.
Geisler, J., Martinez, M., Lambert, O., and Boessenecker, R. (2011) Evolution of high-frequency hearing in odontocetes (Mammalia: Cetacea). Society of Vertebrate Paleontology 71st Annual Meeting, Las Vegas, Nevada.
Gold, M. (2011) Cranial anatomy and ontogeny of Gavialis gangeticus using computerized axial tomography: implications for gavialoid phylogeny. Society of Vertebrate Paleontology 71st Annual Meeting, Las Vegas, Nevada.
Heers, A., Baier, D., Jackson, B., and Dial, K. (2011) From baby birds to feathered dinosaurs: the ontogeny and evolution of skeletal form and function. Society of Vertebrate Paleontology 71st Annual Meeting, Las Vegas, Nevada.
Hipsley, C., and Müller, J. (2011) Cranial osteology of the Eocene amphisbaenian Spathorhynchus fossorium as revealed by X-ray computed tomography. Society of Vertebrate Paleontology 71st Annual Meeting, Las Vegas, Nevada.
Holloway, W., and O’Keefe, F.R. (2011) A virtual phytosaur (Archosauria: Crurotarsi) endocast and its implications for sensory system evolution in archosaurs. Society of Vertebrate Paleontology 71st Annual Meeting, Las Vegas, Nevada.
Hubbell, Z.R., Gosman, J.H., Ryan, T.M., Shaw, C.N., and Ketcham, R.A. (2011) Characteristics of bone structure during growth: differential patterns of change in cortical bone geometry and trabecular bone microarchitecture in the human tibia. American Society for Bone and Mineral Research Annual Meeting, San Diego, California.
Huttenlocker, A., Small, B., Pardo, J., and Anderson, J. (2011) Gaining underground: new recumbirostrans (Lepospondyli) from the Lower Permian of Kansas and Nebraska and early morphological evolution of the group inferred by micro-CT. Society of Vertebrate Paleontology 71st Annual Meeting, Las Vegas, Nevada.
Ji, Y., Baud, P., Hall, S., and Wong, T. (2011) Shear-enhanced compaction and strain localization in porous limestone: a study based on X-ray computed tomography and digital image correlation. American Geophysical Union Fall Meeting, San Francisco, California.
Kawabe, S., Endo, H., Shimokawa, T., Miki, H., and Matsuda, S. (2011) Allometric morphological changes in the avian brain. Society of Vertebrate Paleontology 71st Annual Meeting, Las Vegas, Nevada.
Ketcham, R.A., Gardner, J.E., and Abbott, S. (2011) Three-dimensional analysis of vesicle and crystal fragment textures in pumice using high-resolution X-ray CT: textural evidence of eruptive processes. American Geophysical Union Fall Meeting, San Francisco, California.
Kirk, E.C., Ludeman, E., Blaylock, A., and Gosselin-Ildari, A. (2011) Cochlear labyrinth size and hearing
abilities in mammals. American Association of Physical Anthropologists Annual Meeting, Minneapolis, Minnesota.
Leitner, C., Marschallinger, R., and Neubauer, F. (2011) 3D-Modelling of deformed salt cubes: A contribution to paleostress analysis. EGU General Assembly, Vienna, Austria.
Lemberg, J., Taft, N., Daeschler, T., and Shubin, N. (2011) Vascularization and dorsoventral asymmetries in the pectoral fin of Tiktaalik roseae shed light on the fin to limb transition. Society of Vertebrate Paleontology 71st Annual Meeting, Las Vegas, Nevada.
Macdougall, M., and Reisz, R. (2011) A new parareptile from the Lower Permian Richards Spur fissure fill deposits of Oklahoma. Society of Vertebrate Paleontology 71st Annual Meeting, Las Vegas, Nevada.
Malinzak, M., Kay, R.F., and Hullar, T.E. (2011) Semicircular canal orthogonality, not radius, best predicts mean speed of locomotor head rotation: a new hypothesis with implications for reconstructing behaviors in extinct species. American Association of Physical Anthropologists Annual Meeting, Minneapolis, Minnesota.
Olori, J. (2011) Cranial growth and development in Pantylus cordatus (Lepospondyli: Tetrapoda). Society of Vertebrate Paleontology 71st Annual Meeting, Las Vegas, Nevada.
Resor, P.G., Griffith, W., and Di Toro, G. (2011) Three-dimensional micro-roughness of a pseudotachylyte-bearing fault surface. American Geophysical Union Fall Meeting, San Francisco, California.
Rolland, A., Baud, P., Heap, M.J., Meredith, P.G., and Reuschlé, T. (2011) Porosity, mechanical strength and permeability variations associated with the presence of stylolites in carbonate rocks. American Geophysical Union Fall Meeting, San Francisco, California.
Rowe, T., Macrini, T., and Luo, Z-X. (2011) Oldest fossil evidence on origin of the mammalian brain. Society of Vertebrate Paleontology 71st Annual Meeting, Las Vegas, Nevada.
Sigurdsen, T., Huttenlocker, A., Modesto, S., Rowe, T., and Damiani, R. (2011) Reassessment of the morphology and paleobiology of the therocephalian Tetracynodon darti (Therapsida) based on CT-scanning, and the phylogenetic relationships of Baurioidea. Society of Vertebrate Paleontology 71st Annual Meeting, Las Vegas, Nevada.
Stocker, M., and Kirk, E. (2011) Discerning the diversity and biogeographic history of amphisbaenians (Squamata) in the Late Uintan (Middle Eocene) based on the first specimens from West Texas. Society of Vertebrate Paleontology 71st Annual Meeting, Las Vegas, Nevada.
Tembe, G., and Siddiqui, S. (2011) Applications of computed tomography to museum conservation and exhibits. Society of Vertebrate Paleontology 71st Annual Meeting, Las Vegas, Nevada.
Theodor, J., and Seale, B. (2011) Petrosal morphology of the protoceratid cetartiodactyl Protoceras celer. Society of Vertebrate Paleontology 71st Annual Meeting, Las Vegas, Nevada.
Zhao, S., Jakob, W., Marschner, S., and Bala, K. (2011) Building volumetric appearance models of fabric using micro CT imaging. ACM SIGGGRAPH 2011, Vancouver, Canada.


2010 Top of Page

Buckley, D., Wake, M.H., and Wake, D.B. (2010) Comparative skull morphology of Karsenia koreana (Amphibia, Caudata, Plethodontidae). Society for Integrative and Comparative Biology Annual Meeting, Seattle, Washington.
Chirchir, H., Richmond, B.G., Griffin, N.L., Nakatsukasa, M., Zeininger, A., and Ketcham, R.A. (2010) Hand biomechanics and trabecular architecture in hominoid metacarpals. American Association of Physical Anthropologists Annual Meeting, Albuquerque, New Mexico.
Criswell, K. (2010) Building a comparative morphological atlas for lungfish: new information on the skeletal anatomy of Tranodis castrensis. Society of Vertebrate Paleontology 70th Annual Meeting, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.
Dean-Carpentier, M., Porro, L., and Sereno, P. (2010) Modelling and reconstruction of the feeding biomechanics of the basal ceratopsian Psittacosaurus gobiensis and its implications for ceratopsian evolution. Society of Vertebrate Paleontology 70th Annual Meeting, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.
Ehret, D. (2010) Macroevolution of large body size in megatoothed (Lamniformes: Otodontidae) sharks. Society of Vertebrate Paleontology 70th Annual Meeting, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.
Elshafie, S. (2010) A complete skull and skeleton of a long-necked pleurodire (Pleurodira: Araripemydidae) from Niger. Society of Vertebrate Paleontology 70th Annual Meeting, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.
Ferry-Graham, L.A., Huber, D.R., Dean, M., Claes, J.M., and Mallefet, J. (2010) Prey processing in chimaeroid fishes. Society for Integrative and Comparative Biology Annual Meeting, Seattle, Washington.
Gosman, J.H., Kim, D., and Ketcham, R.A. (2010) Looking up: human tibial trabecular bone microarchitecture and the development of the femoral bicondylar angle. American Association of Physical Anthropologists Annual Meeting, Albuquerque, New Mexico.
Griffin, N.L., Ketcham, R.A., D’Aout, K., Postnov, A., De Clerck, N., Ryan, T.M., and Richmond, B.G. (2010) Comparative forefoot trabecular bone architecture in extant hominids. American Association of Physical Anthropologists Annual Meeting, Albuquerque, New Mexico.
Hawthorn, J., Scott, D., and Reisz, R. (2010) Cranial anatomy of Ophiacodon uniformis: new insights from an exceptionally preserved specimen using computed tomography. Society of Vertebrate Paleontology 70th Annual Meeting, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.
Ketcham, R.A. (2010) New clues on the origin of carbonado diamond from three dimensional textural analysis. Geological Society of America Abstracts with Programs, 42, 391.
Ketcham, R.A., and Gosman, J.H. (2010) Accounting for resolution effects in trabecular metrics. American Association of Physical Anthropologists Annual Meeting, Albuquerque, New Mexico.
Kirk, E., Daghighi, P., Macrini, T., Bhullar, B.-A., and Rowe, T. (2010) Virtual endocast of Rooneyia viejaensis (Mammalia, Primates). Society of Vertebrate Paleontology 70th Annual Meeting, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.
Kirk, E.C., Daghighi, P., Macrini, T., Bhullar, B.-A.S., and Rowe, T.B. (2010) Virtual endocast of Rooneyia viejaensis (Mammalia, Primates). Texas Association of Biological Anthropologists Annual Meeting, Waco, Texas.
Ladevèze, S., de Muizon, C., Colbert, M., and Smith, T. (2010) Petrosal anatomy and inner ear structures of a new multituberculate mammal from the Late Cretaceous of China: new data from micro-CT analysis and paleobiologic inferences. Society of Vertebrate Paleontology 70th Annual Meeting, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.
Lane, J. (2010) The origins and evolutionary relationships of hybodont sharks: new inferences based on skeletal morphology. Society of Vertebrate Paleontology 70th Annual Meeting, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.
Maisano, J.A. (2010) DigiMorph.org, a voxel-based digital library of morphology. Geological Society of America Abstracts with Programs, 42, 669.
Olori, J. (2010) Developmental features of microsaurs (Lepospondyli), and consequences for the evolution of development and phylogenetic relationships within Tetrapoda. Society of Vertebrate Paleontology 70th Annual Meeting, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.
Rodgers, J. (2010) Rotational and navigational vestibular sensitivity directions in therian mammals. Society of Vertebrate Paleontology 70th Annual Meeting, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.
Seiffert, E. (2010) A cranium of the early Miocene tenrec Erythrozootes from Napak, northeastern Uganda. Society of Vertebrate Paleontology 70th Annual Meeting, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.
Smith, A. (2010) Combined phylogenetic analysis of Pan-Alcidae (Aves, Charadriiformes): the contribution of fossils to the resolution of avian systematic relationships and divergence estimation. Society of Vertebrate Paleontology 70th Annual Meeting, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.
Thomas, D.A. (2010) A description of the cranial anatomy of an exceptionally well-preserved specimen of Tenontosaurus tilletti (Ornithopoda, Dinosauria) from the Antlers Formation of Oklahoma. Society of Vertebrate Paleontology 70th Annual Meeting, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.
Van Valkenburgh, B., Samuels, J., Bird, D., and Meachen-Samuels, J. (2010) Respiratory and olfactory turbinate dimensions in aquatic and terrestrial carnivorans. Society for Integrative and Comparative Biology Annual Meeting, Seattle, Washington.
Young, B.A. (2010) Neural control of the snake leg. Society for Integrative and Comparative Biology Annual Meeting, Seattle, Washington.

Extended Abstracts

Moore, S.J., and Carlson, W.D. (2010) Common patterns of rare-earth-element distribution in garnet. GeoCanada 2010, Calgary, Alberta.
Udawatta, R.P., Gantzer, C.J., Anderson, S.H., Rossi, A.M., Graham, R.C., and Ketcham, R.A. (2010) 3-D pore geometry as a function of rock weathering: a CT-analysis. 19th World Congress of Soil Science, Brisbane, Australia.


2009 Top of Page

Ahrens, H. (2009) Novel insights on the basicranium of Buisnictis chisoensis with implications for its phylogenetic position. Society of Vertebrate Paleontology 69th Annual Meeting, Bristol, United Kingdom.
Al-Johar, M.M., Sharp, J.M. Jr., and Slottke, D.T. (2009) Characterization of fracture surface roughness as a step toward predicting flow in fractures. Geological Society of America Abstracts with Programs, 41, 216.
Al-Johar, M.M., Slottke, D.T., Ketcham, R.A., and Sharp, J.M. Jr. (2009) Investigating the effect of grain size on natural fracture surface roughness. Geological Society of America South-Central Section 43rd Annual Meeting, Dallas, Texas.
Angielczyk, K., Sidor, C., Smith, R., Steyer, J.-S., and Gostling, N. (2009) A re-evaluation of the dicynodonts (Therapsida, Anomodontia) of the Permian Ruhuhu Formation (Songea Group, Ruhuhu Basin, Tanzania). Society of Vertebrate Paleontology 69th Annual Meeting, Bristol, United Kingdom.
Bhullar, B.-A., Pauly, G., Scanferla, C., Bever, G., and Smith, K. (2009) The first fossil sunbeam snake and the antiquity of modern snake clades. Society of Vertebrate Paleontology 69th Annual Meeting, Bristol, United Kingdom.
Bornsäter, M. (2009) Inside the skull of Iowadipterus halli. Society of Vertebrate Paleontology 69th Annual Meeting, Bristol, United Kingdom.
Carlson, W.D. (2009) Nucleation of garnet porphyroblasts. Geological Society of America Abstracts with Programs, 41, 236.
Ekenseair, A., Ketcham, R., and Peppas, N. (2009) Molecular interpretations of observed non-Fickian penetrant transport behavior in glassy polymers. American Physical Society Annual Meeting, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.
Firth, J.V., Yancey, T.E., Stidham, T.A., and Alvarez Zarikian, C.A. (2009) CT-scan analysis of Early Albian vertebrate remains and amber from a guyot in the mid-Pacific, ODP Site 865. Geological Society of America Abstracts with Programs, 41, 210.
Fitzgerald, E., Sereno, P., Keillor, T., Abraczinskas, C., and Masek, R. (2009) Fossil vertebrate reconstruction for science and the public. Society of Vertebrate Paleontology 69th Annual Meeting, Bristol, United Kingdom.
Gosman, J.H., and Ketcham, R.A. (2009) The pattern of change during human tibial trabecular bone ontogeny and locomotor development: components of intratibial heterogeneity. American Association of Physical Anthropologists 78th Annual Meeting, Chicago, Illinois.
Hopson, J., Rich, T., Vickers-Rich, P., Gill, P., and Morton, S. (2009) Did the Cretaceous monotreme Teinolophos trusleri possess an internal mandibular trough for postdentary bones? Society of Vertebrate Paleontology 69th Annual Meeting, Bristol, United Kingdom.
Lane, J. (2009) Cranial morphology in two Cretaceous hybodont sharks, Tribodus limae and Egertonodus basanus (Chondrichthyes: Elasmobranchii), based on digital reconstructions. Society of Vertebrate Paleontology 69th Annual Meeting, Bristol, United Kingdom.
Racicot, R. (2009) Inner ear morphology of balaenopteroid mysticetes (Cetacea: Mysticeti). Society of Vertebrate Paleontology 69th Annual Meeting, Bristol, United Kingdom.
Rodgers, J. (2009) Symmetry in the semicircular canals of therian mammals. Society of Vertebrate Paleontology 69th Annual Meeting, Bristol, United Kingdom.
Samuels, J., Bird, D., Meachen-Samuels, J., and Van Valkenburgh, B. (2009) Turbinate scaling and structure in carnivorans. Society of Vertebrate Paleontology 69th Annual Meeting, Bristol, United Kingdom.
Sukop, M.C., Florea, L.J., Altobelli, S.A., Cunningham, K.J., and Zhu, B. (2009) Lattice Boltzmann simulations compared to nuclear magnetic resonance measurements of macropore velocities in an epoxy-resin model of a stratiform ichnogenic groundwater flow zone in the karst Biscayne Aquifer. Geological Society of America Annual Meeting, Portland, Oregon.
Theodor, J. (2009) Ear morphology of Homacodon vagans: additional data from CT scan analysis. Society of Vertebrate Paleontology 69th Annual Meeting, Bristol, United Kingdom.
Walsh, S., and Milner, A. (2009) Halcyornis toliapicus (Lower Eocene, England) indicates advanced neuromorphology in Mesozoic Neornithes. Society of Vertebrate Paleontology 69th Annual Meeting, Bristol, United Kingdom.

Extended Abstracts

Oota, S., Mekada, K., Humphries, J., Fukami-Kobayashi, K., Obata, Y., Rowe, T., and Yoshiki, A. (2009) Four-dimensional quantitative analysis of the gait of mutant mice using coarse-grained motion capture. Conference Proceedings, Annual International Conference of the IEEE Engineering in Medicine and Biology Society, 2009, 5227-5230.
Ritschel, T., Grosch, T., and Seidel, H.-P. (2009) Approximating dynamic global illumination in image space. In I3D ’09: Proceedings of the 2009 symposium on Inderactive 3D graphics and games, 75-82 .

 


2008 Top of Page

Anderson, J., Reisz, R., and Maddin, H. (2008) Ostodolepidae (Lepospondyli, Recumbirostra): Permian burrowing microsaurs. Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology, 28(3 Supplement), 45A.
Balanoff, A., Bever, G., and Rowe, T. (2008) The endocranial morphology of oviraptorosaurs and a reinterpretation of their encephalization quotients. Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology, 28(3 Supplement), 47A.
Berta, A., Racicot, R., and Deméré. (2008) The comparative anatomy and evolution of the tympanoperiotic complex in balaenopteroid mysticetes: adaptations for low frequency hearing. Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology, 28(3 Supplement), 52A.
Bhullar, B.-A., Scanferla, A., Bever, G., and Smith, K. (2008) A nearly complete macrostomatan snake from the Eocene of Texas. Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology, 28(3 Supplement), 52A.
Carlson, W.D. (2008) Imaging and in situ analyses for assessment of metamorphic reaction mechanisms and equilibration. Goldschmidt Conference, Vancouver, Canada.
Colbert, M., and Racicot, R. (2008) The cranial endocast of a new fossil porpoise (Odontoceti: Phocoenidae) from the Pliocene of San Diego, California. Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology, 28(3 Supplement), 65A.
Coleman, M.N., and Boyer, D.M. (2008) Evolution of low-frequency hearing in
primates: evidence from fossils. American Association of Physical Anthropologists 77th Annual Meeting, Columbus, Ohio.
Cunningham, K.J., Sukop, M.C., and Curran, H.A. (2008) Prominence of ichnologically-influenced macroporosity in the Karst Biscayne aquifer, southeastern Florida: stratiform “super-K” zones. Geological Society of America Abstracts with Programs, 40, 440.
Curran, H.A., and Cunningham, K.J. (2008) The role of endobenthic organisms in enhancing porosity and permeability of sedimentary aquifers and reservoirs. Geological Society of America Abstracts with Programs, 40, 439.
Curtis, N., Fagan, M., Shi, J.-F., Evans, S., and Jones, M. (2008) Predicting muscle forces and activation patterns during mastication: a multi-body computer modelling study of Sphenodon punctatus (Lepidosauria: Rhynchocephalia). Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology, 28(3 Supplement), 68A. Supplemental material: http://digimorph.org/specimens/Sphenodon_punctatus/adult/
Dufeau, D. (2008) Morphological patterns and phylogenetic trends in theropod braincase pneumaticity. Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology, 28(3 Supplement), 73A.
Egberts, S. (2008) A morphological study of Captorhinus aguti using X-ray computed tomography: new insights on a well-studied species. Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology, 28(3 Supplement), 74A.
Ekdale, E. (2008) Variation among endocasts of the bony labyrinth of zhelestids (Mammalia: Eutheria). Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology, 28(3 Supplement), 110A.
Ekenseair, A.K., Ketcham, R.A., and Peppas, N.A. (2008) Visualization and analysis of the dynamics of methanol transport in poly(methyl methacrylate). Bulletin of the American Physical Society, 53, 967.
Gosman, J.H., and Ketcham, R.A. (2008) Microarchitectural analysis of juvenile trabecular bone from archaeological context of the Ohio River Valley: implications for human ontogeny. American Journal of Physical Anthropology, Supplement 43, 171.
Gosselin-Ildari, A.D., and Ketcham, R.A. (2008) Ontogenetic variation in the trabecular architecture of the femoral head in Papio cynocephalus. American Association of Physical Anthropologists 77th Annual Meeting, Columbus, Ohio.
Gostic, R., Gostic, J., Bias, C., Ketcham, R., and Czerwinski, K. (2008) A better way of finding hot particles in soil cores: mapping hot particles with high resolution computed tomography. American Chemical Society, 42nd Western Regional Meeting, Las Vegas, Nevada.
Hayman, N.W. (2008) Oxide gabbros from IODP Hole 1309D: recorders of high-temperature strain and alteration of the Atlantis Massif, and oceanic core complex on the Mid-Atlantic ridge. Geological Society of America Abstracts with Programs, 40, 108.
Horton, F. (2008) EBSD and HRXCT analysis of elongated garnets of the Spring Point Formation, Casco Bay, ME. Geological Society of America, Northeastern Section 43rd Annual Meeting, Buffalo, New York.
Kay, R., Kirk, E., and Malinzak, M. (2008) New data on encephalization in Miocene New World monkeys: implications for anthropoid brain evolution. Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology, 28(3 Supplement), 99A.
Ketcham, R.A., and Koeberl, C. (2008) Non-destructive 3D petrologic analysis of inclusions in a carbonado diamond using micro-scale computed tomography: relation to impact events? Geological Society of America Abstracts with Programs, 40, 379.
Ketcham, R.A., Thompson, C., Slottke, D.T., Cardenas, M.B., and Sharp, J.M. Jr. (2008) Evaluation of fracture aperture and roughness and their effect on fluid flow and solute transport using multi-scale computed tomography and numerical modeling. 33rd International Geological Congress, Oslo, Norway.
Kumar, S., Anderson, S.H., and Udawatta, R.P. (2008) Computed tomographic analysis of soil pore characteristics for agroforestry and grass buffers in a grazed pasture system. American Society of Agronomy Annual Meeting, Houston, Texas.
Lane, J., and Maisey, J. (2008) Pectoral morphology of fossil hybodont sharks: new information and broader implications. Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology, 28(3 Supplement), 103A.
Macrini, T., and Luo, Z.-X. (2008) Digital cranial endocast of Hadrocodium wui (Mammaliaformes) and its bearing on mammalian brain evolution. Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology, 28(3 Supplement), 110A.
Maddin, H., and Anderson, J. (2008) Neurocranial anatomy of a microsaurian lepospondyl, Carrolla craddocki, extracted via high-resolution computed tomography. Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology, 28(3 Supplement), 110A.
Perry, J., Kay, R., Vizcaíno, S., and Bargo, M. (2008) First cranial material of a juvenile monkey from the Tertiary of South America: cranial anatomy and dental eruption sequence. Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology, 28(3 Supplement), 127A.
Polcyn, M. (2008) Braincase evolution in plioplatecarpine mosasaurs. Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology, 28(3 Supplement), 128A.
Reyes, R., Dunlap, D.B., and Eustice, R.A. (2008) Cyber techniques used to produce physical geological models. Geological Society
of America Abstracts with Programs, 40, 136.
Rodgers, J. (2008) The petrosal lobes, subarcuate fossa and semicircular canals in Monodelphis domestica: implications for extinct metatherians. Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology, 28(3 Supplement), 133A.
Seale, B., and Theodor, J. (2008) Basicranial morphology and protoceratid relationships. Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology, 28(3 Supplement), 140A.
Sharp, J.J. Jr., Ketcham, R., and Cardenas, M.B. (2008) Evaluating the effects of fracture roughness on fluid flow and solute transport: is scaling possible? Geological Society of America Abstracts with Programs, 40, 13.
Slottke, D. (2008) Introducing the effects of rough surfaces into predictive modeling of fluid flow through fractures. Geological Society of America Abstracts with Programs, 40, 385.
Sukop, M.C., Huang, H., Cunningham, K.J., and Alvarez, P.F. (2008) High-resolution X-ray computed tomography of macroporous karst for permeability measurement and non-Darcian flow via Lattice Boltzmann models. Geological Society of America Abstracts with Programs, 40, 440.
Weaver, D., Rocha, L., and Maisano, J. (2008) Contributions to the biology of the Mardi Gras wrasse, Halichoeres burekae, in the western Gulf of Mexico. 11th International Coral Reef Symposium, Fort Lauderdale, Florida. Supplemental material: http://digimorph.org/specimens/Halichoeres_burekae/holotype/whole/ 

Extended Abstracts

Ishikawa, A., Pearson, D.G., Maruyama, S., Cartigny, P., Ketcham, R.A., and Gurney, J.J. (2008) Compositional layering in a highly diamondiferous eclogite xenolith from the Roberts Victor kimberlite, South Africa and its implications for diamond genesis. 9th International Kimberlite Conference, Frankfurt, Germany.


2007 Top of Page

Balanoff, A., Xu, X., Matsufune, Y., Kobayashi, Y., and Norell, M. (2007) Endocranial anatomy of a primitive oviraptorosaur, Incisivosaurus gauthieri (Theropoda: Dinosauria). Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology, 27(3 Supplement), 43A.
Bhullar, B.-A. (2007) The enigmatic fossils Exostinus and Restes: resolving the stem and the crown of Xenosaurus, the knob-scaled lizards. Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology, 27(3 Supplement), 48A.
Cardenas, M.B., Slottke, D.T., Ketcham, R.A., and Sharp, J.M. Jr. (2007) Navier-Stokes flow and transport simulations using real fractures shows heavy tailing due to eddies. Geological Society of America Abstracts with Programs, 39, 596.
Colbert, M., and Eberle, J. (2007) The skull of Thuliadanta, a suprisingly derived tapiroid from the early Eocene (Wasatchian) of the Canadian high artic, as revealed by high-resolution CT scanning. Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology, 27(3 Supplement), 60A.
Colbert, M., and Racicot, R. (2007) Morphology and variation of cranial endocasts in the true porpoises (Cetacea: Phocoenidae). Journal of Morphology, 268, 1061.
Colbert, M., and Racicot, R. (2007) Morphology and variation of cranial endocasts in true porpoises (Cetacea: Phocoenidae) based on high-resolution X-ray CT scans. 17th Biennial Conference on the Biology of Marine Mammals, Cape Town, South Africa.
Coleman, M.N., Kay, R.F., and Colbert, M.W. (2007) Evaluating hearing sensitivity in Homunculus patagonicus. 76th Annual Meeting of the American Association of Physical Anthropologists, Philadelphia, PA.
Ekdale, E. (2007) The bony labyrinth of Kulbeckia (Mammalia: Zalambdalestidae). Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology, 27(3 Supplement), 71A.
Ekenseair, A.K., Ketcham, R.A., and Peppas, N.A. (2007) In-situ dynamics of penetrant transport in glassy polymers. American Institute of Chemical Engineers Meeting, CD-ROM.
Fagan, M.J., Curtis, N., Dobson, C.A., Karunanayake, J.H., Kupczik, K., Moazen, M., Page, L., Phillips, R., and O’Higgins, P. (2007) Voxel-based finite element analysis — working directly with microCT scan data. Journal of Morphology, 268, 1063.
Fulkerson, B., and Van Valkenburgh, B. (2007) Reconstructing mammalian turbinates from noisy CT-scans. Journal of Morphology, 268, 1075.
Goergen, E.T., and Whitney, D.L. (2007) New insights into processes of symplectite formation from high-resolution X-ray computed tomography and EBSD. GSA Annual Meeting, Denver, Colorado.
Gosselin-Ildari, A.D., and Kirk, E.C. (2007) Functional morphology of the primate cochlea. 76th Annual Meeting of the American Association of Physical Anthropologists, Philadelphia, PA.
Griffin, N.L., Richmond, B.G., and Ketcham, R.A. (2007) Comparative forefoot bone architecture in extant hominids. 76th Annual Meeting of the American Association of Physical Anthropologists, Philadelphia, PA.
Jamniczky, H.A. (2007) Turtle carotid circulation: ontogeny, phylogeny, and evolution. Society for Integrative and Comparative Biology 2007 Annual Meeting, Phoenix, AZ.
Jones, M. (2007) Cranial suture morphology of the lepidosaur Sphenodon (Diapsida: Rhynchocephalia) and implications for functional morphology. Journal of Morphology, 268, 1090.
Jones, M. (2007) Evolution and diversification of feeding apparatus in the Rhynchocephalia (Reptilia: Lepidosauria). Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology, 27(3 Supplement), 97A.
Katsaga, T., and Young, R.P. (2007) Fracture formation in large reinforced concrete beams. 6th International Conference on Acoustic Emission, Lake Tahoe, Nevada.
Ketcham, R.A. (2007) Accurate measurement of thin membranes in X-ray computed tomography data: from trabeculae to turbinates. Journal of Morphology, 268, 1092.
Ketcham, R.A., Thompson, C., Slottke, D., and Sharp, J.M. (2007) Multi-scale evaluation of fracture aperture and roughness using tomography, and its effect on fluid flow. Microscopy and Microanalysis, 13(2 Supplement), 1566-1567.
Kyle, J.R., and Ketcham, R.A. (2007) High resolution X-ray computed tomography of fluid inclusions. European Current Research on Fluid Inclusions (ECROFI-XIX), University of Bern, Switzerland.
Kyle, J.R., Ketcham, R.A., and Mote, A.S. (2007) Application of high resolution X-ray computed tomography to gold ore genesis and processing investigations. Geological Association of Canada Annual Meeting, Yellowknife, Canada.
Macrini, T.E. (2007) Observations on the turbinal elements of the ethmoid bone of marsupials. Journal of Morphology, 268,1101.
Macrini, T., and Ekdale, E. (2007) Study of a large sample of natural endocranial casts of oreodonts with implications for apomorphy-based diagnosis of isolated endocasts and the study of individual variation. Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology, 27(3 Supplement), 110A.
Maisano, J., Kearney, M., and Rieppel, O. (2007) Variation in the inner ear skeleton in squamates: a preliminary report. Journal of Morphology, 268, 1102.
Mogk, D., Clark, C.E., Dutrow, B., Goodge, J., Henry, D., Ketcham, R., Mueller, P., and Vervoort, J. (2007) Web resources for teaching geochemical instrumentation and analysis. Geological Society of America Abstracts with Programs, 39, 557.
Racicot, R., and Berta, A. (2007) Variation in the morphology of true porpoise (Odontoceti: Phocoenidae) pteygoid sinuses. Journal of Morphology, 268, 1122.
Racicot, R., and Berta, A. (2007) Morphology of true porpoise (Odontoceti: Phocoenidae) pterygoid sinuses and their relationship to hearing. 17th Biennial Conference on the Biology of Marine Mammals, Cape Town, South Africa.
Racicot, R., Deméré, T., and Rowe, T. (2007) Morphology of a bizarre new fossil porpoise (Cetacea: Phocoenidae) from the Pliocene San Diego Formation of Southern California, USA. Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology, 27(3 Supplement), 132A.
Rayfield, E. (2007) Beyond the beak: can we detect ecomorphotypes in the avian skull? Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology, 27(3 Supplement), 132A.
Rezk-Salama, C. (2007) GPU-based Monte-Carlo volume raycasting. 15th Pacific Conference on Computer Graphics and Applications, 411-414.
Rossie, J.B., and Smith, T.D. (2007) Haplorhini, haplorhinism, and nasolacrimal ducts. 76th Annual Meeting of the American Association of Physical Anthropologists, Philadelphia, PA.
Rowe, T., Rich, T., Vickers-Rich, P., Springer, M., and Woodburne, M. (2007) Fossil evidence on divergence timing of the platypus and echidna clades. Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology, 27(3 Supplement), 137A.
Schmitz, L., Motani, R., and Milner, A. (2007) Diel activity patterns of Archaeopteryx. Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology, 27(3 Supplement), 142A.
Sipla, J. (2007) The semicircular canals of birds and non-avian theropod dinosaurs. Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology, 27(3 Supplement), 147A.
Slater, G., Dumont, E., and Van Valkenburgh, B. (2007) Implications of craniofacial form for performance of the canid skull during prey killing and feeding. Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology, 27(3 Supplement), 148A.
Slottke, D.T., Ketcham, R.A., and Sharp, J.M. Jr. (2007) Comparison of fast flow path roughness to slow flow path and overall surface roughnesses modeled in a discrete fracture of welded tuff. Geological Society of America Abstracts with Programs, 39, 597.
Stein, E., Stowell, H.H., and Ketcham, R.A. (2007) Origin of corona textures in dikes near the Mt. Stuart Batholith, north Cascades, WA, USA: X-ray tomography and pseudosection modeling. Geological Society of America Abstracts with Programs, Cordilleran Section.
Triche, N. (2007) Phylogenetics, origination and evolutionary history of extinct and extant penguins (Aves: Sphenisciformes). Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology, 27(3 Supplement), 159A.
Tsuihiji, T., Watabe, M., Witmer, L, Tsubamoto, R., and Tsogtbattar, K. (2007) A juvenile skeleton of Tarbosaurus with a nearly complete skull and its implications for ontogenetic change in tyrannosaurids. Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology, 27(3 Supplement), 160A.
Veatch, S.W., and Brown, T.R. (2007) A new way to look at gold deposits in the Cripple Creek Mining District: high-resolution X-ray computed tomography applied to understanding ore-forming systems and maximizing precious metal recovery. 28th Annual New Mexico Mineral Symposium, New Mexico Institute of Mining and Technology, Socorro, New Mexico.
Zylstra, M., Begun, D., and Ketcham, R. (2007) The structure of trabecular bone in selected hand elements in a late Miocene hominid, Dryopithecus brancoi. Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology, 27(3 Supplement), 171A.

Extended Abstracts

Kyle, R.J., and Ketcham, R.A. (2007) High resolution X-ray computed tomography of fluid inclusions. European Current Research on Fluid Inclusions 19th Biennial Conference, Bern, Switzerland.


2006 Top of Page

Ahlberg, P. (2006) CT scanning the nose of Eusthenopteron. Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology, 26(3 Supplement), 35A.
Balanoff, A., and Norell, M. (2006) Embryonic ornithischian from the Upper Cretaceous of Mongolia. Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology, 26(3 Supplement), 38A.
Baline, L.M. and Kyle, J.R. (2006) Hydrothermal alteration and mineralization of the deep Grasberg porphyry Cu-Au deposit, Papua, Indonesia. Geological Sociey of America Abstracts with Programs, 38(7), 372.
Bhullar, B.-A. (2006) Postnatal ontogenetic changes in the cranium of Varanus exanthematicus with comparisons to other varanoids and applications to the fossil record. Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology, 26(3 Supplement), 42A.
Brochu, C., Willis, R., and Densmore, L. (2006) The phylogenetic relationships of gavialoid crocodylians: new fossils, new genes, old conflicts. Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology, 26(3 Supplement), 45A.
Colbert, M., Ekdale, E., and Ekdale, A. (2006) The vertebrate skull as habitat for invertebrate animals. Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology, 26(3 Supplement), 51A.
Dufeau, D., and Witmer, L. (2006) Tympanic pneumaticity in Archosauria: recognizing patterns of organization and homology. Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology, 26(3 Supplement), 57A.
Ekdale, A.A., Ekdale, E.G., and Colbert, M.W. (2006) Invertebrate trace fossils inside vertebrate skulls: The worms crawl in, and the worms crawl out. Geological Sociey of America Abstracts with Programs, 38(7), 476.
Gantt, D.G. (2006) Volumetric analysis of dental hard tissues by HRXCT. International Association for Dental Research 84th General Session and Exhibition, Brisbane, Australia.
Johnson, G.D., and Humphries, J.M. (2006) A remarkable rib/swimbladder association in the moonfish, Mene maculata (Perciformes: Menidae). American Society of Ichthyologists and Herpetologists Annual Meeting, New Orleans, LA.
Kay, R.F., Rae, T.C., Koppe, T., and Colbert, M. (2006) Paranasal pneumatization in the early Miocene platyrrhine Homunculus patagonicus. 75th Annual Meeting of the American Association of Physical Anthropologists, Anchorage, AK.
Kay, R., Lincoln, A., Colbert, M., Malinzak, M., and Kirk, E. (2006) Brain size, activity pattern, and visual acuity in Homunculus patagonicus, an early Miocene stem platyrrhine: the mosaic evolution of brain size and visual acuity in Anthropoidea. Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology, 26(3 Supplement), 83A.
Keillor, T. (2006) Reconstructing Nigersaurus taqueti. Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology, 26(3 Supplement), 84A.
Ketcham, R.A. (2006) New algorithms for ring artifact removal. Developments in X-Ray Tomography V, Proceedings of SPIE.
Lundberg, J.G., and Luckenbill, K. (2006) Catfish Bones: the on-line atlas of catfish morphology. American Society of Ichthyologists and Herpetologists Annual Meeting, New Orleans, LA.
Macrini, T., Muizon, C., Cifelli, R., and Rowe, T. (2006) Digital cranial endocast from Pucadelphys andinus, a Paleocene metatherian. Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology, 26(3 Supplement), 93A.
Maga, M. (2006) Virtual marsupials: an application of digital reconstruction to the cranial anatomy of extant and fossil marsupials. Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology, 26(3 Supplement), 93A-94A.
Milner, A., and Walsh, S. (2006) New data on avian brain evolution from fossil birds from the Lower Eocene of England. Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology, 26(3 Supplement), 101A.
Motani, R., Miner, A., and Schmitz, L. (2006) The first truly objective method for 3D removal of geological deformation with an application to the braincase of Archaeopteryx. Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology, 26(3 Supplement), 103A.
Nettles, J.W., and McSween, H.Y. Jr. (2006) A comparison of metal-troilite grain size distributions for type 3 and type 4 ordinary chondrites using X-ray CT data. 37th Lunar and Planetary Science Conference, League City, Texas.
Nettles, J.W., and McSween, H.Y. Jr. (2006) A test of statistical corrections for thin section-based size measurements of chondrules. Geological Society of America Abstracts with Programs, 38 (3), 67.
Pamukcu, A., Guilherme, A.R., and Anderson, A.T. (2006) Phenocryst size distributions of late-erupted Bishop Tuff. Geological Sociey of America Abstracts with Programs, 38(7), 446.
Perry, J., Kay, R., and Colbert, M. (2006) Tooth root size and chewing muscle leverage in Homunculus, a Miocene primate from Patagonia. Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology, 26(3 Supplement), 110A.
Pigg, K.B., Devore, M.L., Ketcham, K.A., and Kenrick, P. (2006) Value of HRXCT for systematic studies of pyritized fossil fruits. Geological Sociey of America Abstracts with Programs, 38(7), 445.
Racicot, R., and Berta, A. (2006) Inner ear morphology and its relationship with the pterygoid sinus in fossil and extant porpoises (Cetacea: Phocoenidae). Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology, 26(3 Supplement), 113A.
Rieppel, O., Conrad, J., and Maisano, J. (2006) Morphology and phylogenetics of Eosaniwa (Squamata: Reptilia) based on high-resolution X-ray computed tomography. Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology, 26(3 Supplement), 115A.
Robertson, W.M. (2006) Characterization of roughness in fractures using computed tomography. Geological Sociey of America Abstracts with Programs, 38(1), 34.
Sabaj, M.H., Armbruster, J.W., Ferraris Jr., C.J., Friel, J.P., Lundberg, J.G., and Page, L.M. (2006) All catfish species inventory (ACSI): midterm report. American Society of Ichthyologists and Herpetologists Annual Meeting, New Orleans, LA.
Sharp, J.M. Jr. (2006) Effects of natural fracture surfaces: implications for flow and transport. GSA Southeastern Section 55th Annual Meeting, Knoxville, Tennessee.
Snitting, D., and Brazeau, M. (2006) A redescription of the anatomy of Tristichopterus, with comments on the validity of Eusthenopteron and the monophyly of the Tristichopteridae. Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology, 26(3 Supplement), 127A.
Turner, A., Pol, D., Norell, M., and Hwang, S. (2006) Resolving dromaeosaurid phylogeny: new information and additions to the tree. Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology, 26(3 Supplement), 133A.
Whitney, D.L., Goergen, E.T., and Zimmerman, M.E. (2006) Textures of aluminum-rich metamorphic minerals. Geophysical research abstracts, 8, 05006.
Whitney, D.L., Ketcham, R.A., and Goergen, E. (2006) Garnet tectonics: Integrated compositional and 3D textural data from a micaschist, Townshend Dam, Vermont. Geological Sociey of America Abstracts with Programs, 38(7), 48.

Extended Abstracts

Cohen, S., and Guzman, D.E. (2006) SQL.CT: providing data management for visual exploration of CT datasets. Proceedings of the 18th International Conference on Scientific and Statistical Database Management (SSDBM’06), 143-148.


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Ahlberg, P. E., Blom, H., Brazeau, M., Clement, G., and Snitting, D. (2005) The virtual Eusthenopteron: inside the head of a Devonian lobe-fin with CT. Ichthyolith Issues special publication 9, Middle Palaeozoic Vertebrates of Laurussia: Relationships with Siberia, Kazakhstan, Asia and Gondwana (A. Ivanov and G. Young, eds.), 3-4. Supplemental material: http://digimorph.org/specimens/Eusthenopteron_foordi/
Balanoff, A., Ikejiri, T., and Bever, G. (2005) The endocranial morphology of diplodocid sauropods. Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology, 25(3 Supplement), 33A. Supplemental material: http://digimorph.org/specimens/Diplodocus_sp/
Bever, G. (2005) Echmatemys and the evolution of the braincase in testudinoid turtles. Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology, 25(3 Supplement), 37A.
Clarke, J., Tambussi, C., Noriega, J., Erickson, G., and Ketcham, R. (2005) New Cretaceous fossil evidence for the timing and pattern of avian diversification. Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology, 25(3 Supplement), 46A. Supplemental material: http://digimorph.org/specimens/Vegavis_iaai/
Clement, G., and Ahlberg, P. (2005) The endocranial anatomy of the early sarcopterygian Powichthys from Spitsbergen revealed by high-resolution CT scans. Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology, 25(3 Supplement), 46A.
Colbert, M. (2005) Taphonomy of the vertebrate skull as revealed by HRXCT. Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology, 25(3 Supplement), 47A.
Curtis, N., Kupczik, K., Fagan, M.J., and Evans, S.E. (2005) Finite element modelling of the cat skull. 53rd Symposium of Vertebrate Palaeontology and Comparative Anatomy, London, p. 30. Supplemental material: http://digimorph.org/specimens/Felis_sylvestris_catus/
DeVore, M., Pigg, K., Kenrick, P., and Ketcham, R.A. (2005) CT-scanning the London Clay flora: a noninvasive technique for revealing the 3-dimensional organization of tissues in pyritized fruits and seeds. Geological Society of America, Abstracts with Programs, 37(7), 158.
DeVore, J.L., Kenrick, P., Pigg, K.B., and Ketcham, R. (2005) CT-scanning the London Clay: an excellent noninvasive technique for studying pyritized fossil fruits. Botany 2005, Austin, Texas.
Dunkers, J.P., Tesk, J.A., Dean, D., Cooke, M.N., Ketcham, R.A., and Cicerone, M.T. (2005) Quantitative analysis of a candidate porosity reference scaffold: Type 1. 2005 Summer ASME Bioengineering Conference, Vail, CO.
Eiting, T., and Smith, G. (2005) Internal gill raker morphology of fossil Salmonidae using high-resolution X-ray computed tomography. Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology, 25(3 Supplement), 53A.
Ekdale, E. (2005) Ontogeny of the inner ear of mammals: implications for the phylogenetic assessment of fossils. Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology, 25(3 Supplement), 53A. Supplemental material: http://digimorph.org/specimens/Monodelphis_domestica/whole/
Gantt, D.G., Kappelman, J., and Ketcham, R.A. (2005) HRXCT analysis of hominoid molars: quantitative volumetric analysis and 3D reconstruction of enamel and dentin volumes. Dental Perspectives on Human Evolution: State of the Art Research in Dental Anthropology (conference), Leipzig, Germany.
Hanken, J., Mabee, P.M., and Kearney, M. (2005) Workshop/forum: Assembling the Tree of Life (AToL) for fishes, amphibians, and reptiles. ASIH abstracts.
Holliday, C., Ridgely, R., Witmer, L., and Balanoff, A. (2005) Cephalic vacular anatomy of the Caribbean flamingo (Phoenicopterus ruber) using high-resolution CT imaging and digital soft-tissue reconstruction. Evolution of Aquatic Tetrapods Fourth Triannual Convention, Akron, Ohio, p. 33. Supplemental material: http://digimorph.org/specimens/Phoenicopterus_ruber/
Jamniczky, H., Brinkman, D., and Russell, A. (2005) Turtle carotid circulation: a character analysis case study. Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology, 25(3 Supplement), 74A.
Kyle, J.R., Ketcham, R.A., and Mote, A.S. (2005) Contributions of high resolution X-ray computed tomography to gold ore genesis and processing. Geological Society of America, Abstracts with Programs, 37(7), 22.
Macrini, T. (2005) A digital cranial endocast of Vincelestes and a discussion of the evolution of endocranial space in mammals. Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology, 25(3 Supplement), 87A. Supplemental material: http://digimorph.org/specimens/Vincelestes_neuquenianus/
Macrini, T.E., and Rowe, T.B. (2005) Preliminary comparison of cranial endocasts of marsupials. Society for Integrative and Comparative Biology 2005 Annual Meeting Final Program and Abstracts, San Diego, CA, p. 182.
Neethirajan, S., Karunakaran, C., Jayas, D.S., and White, N.D.G. (2005) Use of X-ray computed tomography to study the morphology of airpaths inside grain bulks. American Society of Agricultural and Biological Engineers Annual Meeting, Tampa, FL.
Racicot, R., and Berta, A. (2005) Morphological details of the pterygoid sinus in extant and extinct porpoises (Cetacea: Phocoenidae) revealed by CT data. Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology, 25(3 Supplement), 102A.
Racicot, R., and Berta, A. (2005) Comparative morphology of the pterygoid sinus among porpoises (Cetacea: Phocoenidae) using CT data. 16th Biennial Conference on the Biology of Marine Mammals, San Diego, California.
Racicot, R., Berta, A., Demeré, T.A., and Cranford, T. (2005) The potential of CT data for revealing details of the pterygoid sinus complex in extant and extinct phocoenids. Evolution of Aquatic Tetrapods Fourth Triannual Convention, Akron, Ohio.
Robinson, J. (2005) The early tetrapod Kyrinion and the transition to hearing airborne sound. Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology, 25(3 Supplement), 106A.
Rowe, T.B., Macrini,T.E., Eiting,T.E., and Ketcham, R.A. (2005) The olfactory and respiratory skeleton in the nose of the opossum Monodelphis domestica. Society for Integrative and Comparative Biology 2005 Annual Meeting Final Program and Abstracts, San Diego, California, p. 219.
Uhen, M.D., and Marino, L. (2005) The evolution of high encephalization in odontocetes in relation to the origin of echolocation. Evolution of Aquatic Tetrapods Fourth Triannual Convention, Akron, Ohio, p. 82.

Extended Abstracts

Dean, M.N., Chiou, W.-A., and Summers, A.P. (2005) Morphology and ultrastructure of prismatic calcified cartilage. Microscopy and Microanalysis, 11 (Suppl. 2), 1196-1197.


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Balanoff, A., and Rowe, T. (2004) The cranial morphology of Aepyornis (Ratitae: Aepyornithidae) over ontogeny. Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology, 24(3 Supplement), 36A. Supplemental material: http://digimorph.org/specimens/Aepyornis_maximus/
Bush, E., Simons, E., and Allman, J. (2004) Vision, olfaction and brain size in Parapithecus grangeri. AAPA 73rd Annual Meeting, Tampa, Florida.
Clark, R.J. (2004) Garnet crystal size and spatial distributions in a staurolite schist. Geological Society of America, Abstracts with Programs, 36(3), 42.
Colbert, M.W. (2004) Using HRXCT to extract unique anatomical data; examples from Tertiary and Recent tapirs (Mammalia: Perissodactyla). 32nd International Geological Congress, Florence, Italy, Abstract 93-16, 445. Supplemental material: http://digimorph.org/resources/tapirs.phtml
Dixson, J.L., and Simmons, N.B. (2004) Looking inside bats: Use of high-resolution X-ray CT images to investigate comparative morphology of the wrist. Bat Research News, 45, 216-217.
Dumont, E.R. (2004) Bite force and bone strain in the facial skeleton of bats. Journal of Morphology, 260, 288.
Eiting, T., Rowe, T., and Ketcham, R.A. (2004) Quantitative analysis of the mammalian skull: a new method for studying the internal nasal anatomy of Monodelphis domestica (Marsupiala, Didelphidae). Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology, 24(3 Supplement), 54A. Supplemental material: http://digimorph.org/specimens/Monodelphis_domestica/head/
Ekdale, E. and Rowe, T. (2004) Internal ear structure of zhelestid mammals. Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology, 24(3 Supplement), 54A.
Fajardo, R.J., Müller, R., Ketcham, R.A., and Colbert, M. (2004) A 3D investigation of the mutual associations of trabecular architecture among anthropoid primates: do structural constraints on femoral neck trabecular architecture exist? Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology, 24(Supplement to No. 3), 56A.
Fink, W.L, and Humphries, J. M. (2004) The digital ostariophysan: searching for characters with high resolution computed tomography. ASIH abstracts.
Goodwin, M., Colbert, M., and Rowe, T. (2004) High-resolution computed tomography of the type Ornatotholus browni (Ornithischia: Pachycephalosauria) confirms its early ontogenetic stage and synonymy with Stegoceras validum. Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology, 24(3 Supplement), 65A.
Hersum, T.G., Hilpert, M., and Marsh, B.D. (2004) Solidification front permeability and melt flow in synthetic and natural porous magmatic crystalline networks using a lattice-Boltzman method. Eos Transactions, AGU, 84 (Spring Meeting Supplement, submitted 2004).
Hodges, W.L. (2004) Integrating CT-scanning, 3D-morphometrics, and phylogenetics to reconstruct hypothetical ancestral morphologies of horned lizards. Journal of Morphology, 260, 299.
Hodges, W.L. (2004) Integrating CT-scanning, 3D-morphometrics, and phylogenetics to reconstruct hypothetical ancestral morphologies of horned lizards. ASIH abstracts.
Humphries, J.M. (2004) Digimorph.org: a library of morphology based on high-resolution X-ray computed tomography. Journal of Morphology, 260, 300.
Kappelman, J., Maga, A, and Ryan, T. (2004) Bipedalism and the structure of the hindlimb in birds. Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology, 24(3 Supplement), 77A.
Kay, R.F., Rossie, J.B., Colbert, M.W., and Rowe, T.B. (2004) Observations on the olfactory system of Tremacebus harringtoni (Platyrrhini, early Miocene, Sacanana, Argentina) based on high resolution X-ray CT scans. American Journal of Physical Anthropology, Supplement 38, 123-124.
Ketcham, R.A. (2004) Efficient and flexible three-dimensional measurement of features in CT data volumes: implications for quantitative analysis of metamorphic textures. 32nd International Geological Congress, Florence, Italy, Abstract 93-4, 445.
Ketcham, R.A., and Carlson, W.D. (2004) Two- and three-dimensional modeling of metamorphic crystallization controlled by diffusion. Geological Society of America, Abstracts with Programs, 36(5).
Ketcham, R.A., and Mote, A.S. (2004) Accurate in situ three-dimensional measurement of economic trace phases in geological materials using high-resolution X-ray computed tomography. Geological Society of America, Abstracts with Programs, 36(4), 3.
Macrini, T., and Rowe, T. (2004) Cranial endocasts of monotremes. Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology, 24(3 Supplement), 87A.
Maisano, J.A. (2004) High-resolution X-ray CT and the digital library of morphology. Society for Integrative and Comparative Biology Annual Meeting Abstracts, 230.
Mitchell, T.R.T., Kay, R.F., Colbert, M.W., and Rowe, T.B. (2004) The interorbital region of Dolichocebus gaimanensis (Platyrrhini, early Miocene, Argentina) based on high resolution X-ray CT imaging — phylogenetic implications. American Journal of Physical Anthropology, Supplement 38, 148.
Mote, A.S., Ketcham, R.A., Kyle, J.R., Wawrzyniec, T.F., and Melker, M. (2004) High-resolution X-ray computed tomography applied to mineralized shear zones in the Cripple Creek diatreme, Colorado. Geological Society of America, Abstracts with Programs, v. 36, no. 4, p. 3-4.
Neethirajan, S., Karunakaran, C., Jayas, D.S., and White, N.D.G. (2004) X ray CT image analysis to determine air flow path in grain bulks. American Society of Agricultural and Biological Engineers Annual Meeting.
Owen, P.R. (2004) Evolution of American badger and the “badger” ecomorph. Defenders of Wildlife’s Carnivores 2004 Conference, Santa Fe, New Mexico.
Parga, J.A., Maga, M., and Overdorff, D.J. (2004) Quantifying male ejaculate volume: High-resolution x-ray computed tomography scanning of primate sperm plugs. American Journal of Physical Anthropology, Supplement 38, 157.
Racicot, R., Colbert, M., and Rowe, T. (2004) Interpreting neural and circulatory anatomy from a digital endocast of Tursiops truncatus (Mammalia, Odontoceti). Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology, 24(3 Supplement), 102A.
Robinson, J., and Ahlberg, P. (2004). The impedence matching ear and braincase of the early temnospondyl Dendrerpeton acadianum. Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology, 24(3 Supplement), 104A.
Rossie, J., and Beard, K. C. (2004) Intracranial anatomy of Shosonius cooperi (Primates, Tarsiiformes), as revealed by high-resolution computed tomography. Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology, 24(3 Supplement), 106A.
Rowe, T. (2004) Convergent cranial evolution and development in mammals and birds. Journal of Morphology, 260, 324.
Rowe, T. (2004) Digimorph.org – A digital library of 3D morphology based on computed tomography. 32nd International Geological Congress, Florence, Italy, Abstract 93-16, 445.
Ryan, T.M., and Ketcham, R.A. (2004) The relationship between locomotor behavior and the fabric principal direction of trabecular bone. American Journal of Physical Anthropology, Supplement 34, 171.
Solounias, N, Mihlbachler, M.C., and Colbert, M. (2004) Meatal diverticulum and conchae of tapirs. Journal of Morphology, 260, 330.
Thompson, C. (2004) Analysis of X-ray computed tomography scans to characterize and measure the surface roughness of natural rock fracture samples. 2004 U.S. EPA / NGWA Fractured Rock Conference, p. 681. National Ground Water Association, Westerville, OH.
Triche, N.E. (2004) Osteological and ontogenetic variation in Caiman crocodilus. Geological Society of America, Abstracts with Programs, 36(5), 19.

Extended Abstracts

Kyle, J. R., Ketcham, R. A., and Mote, A.S. (2004) Contributions of high resolution X-ray computed tomography to ore studies, in: Muhling, J., et al., eds., Extended Abstracts, Predictive Mineral Discovery Under Cover: Univ. Western Australia, 387-390.


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Anand, M., Taylor, L.A., Misra, K.C., Carlson, W.D., and Sobolev, N. (2003) Diamondiferous eclogite dissections: Anomalous diamond genesis? Eighth International Kimberlite Conference Abstracts.
Balanoff, A.M. (2003) Skeletal development of the vertebral column in Ascaphus truei (Amphibia: Anura). Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology, 23(3 Supplement). Supplemental material: http://digimorph.org/specimens/Ascaphus_truei/adult/
Benedix, G.K., Ketcham, R.A., McCoy, T.J., and Wilson, L. (2003) Vesiculation in ordinary Chondrites due to impact melting: the “PAT” 91501 answers. Abstracts of Papers Submitted to the Lunar and Planetary Science Conference, 34.
Bever, G. (2003) Hinged emydine turtles in North America: reading the record. Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology, 23(3 Supplement).
Carlson, W.D. (2003) Chemical equilibrium in metamorphic rocks: Now you see it, now you don’t… GACMAC Annual Meeting Abstracts, 28, 482.
Colbert, M.W. (2003) HRXCT analysis of the skull of Colodon (Perissodactyla: Tapiroidea). Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology, 23(3 Supplement), 41A. Supplemental material: http://digimorph.org/specimens/colodon_cf_occidentalis/amnh/
Gantt, D.G., Kappelman, J., Ketcham, R.A., Alder, M.E., and Deahl, T.H. (2003) 3D approach to interpret enamel thickness and volume. American Association of Physical Anthropologists Annual Meeting, Tempe, Arizona.
Hodges, W.L., Garland, T., Reyes, R., and Rowe, T. (2003) Visualizing horn evolution by morphing high-resolution X-ray CT images. International Conference on Computer Graphics and Interactive Techniques, ACM SIGGRAPH 2003, San Diego, California.
Horsman, E., Ketcham, R.A., Tikoff, B., and Morgan, S. (2003) Comparing results of three-dimensional fabric analysis using X-ray computed tomography, image analysis, and anisotropy of magnetic susceptibility. Geological Society of America, Abstracts with Programs.
Kappelman, J., Maga, M., Pyne, L., and Ryan, T. (2003) The structure of the tibia in bipeds. American Association of Physical Anthropologists Annual Meeting, Tempe, Arizona.
Kyle, J.R., and Ketcham, R.A. (2003) High resolution X-ray computed tomography of fluid and mineral inclusions. Geological Association of Canada, Program with Abstracts, 28, 93-94.
McCoy, T.J., Wilson, L., Benedix, G.K., and Ketcham, R.A. (2003) Vesicles in meteorites: The angle on angrites. 66th Annual Meteoritical Society Meeting, Abstract No. 5115.
Milner, A., Dominguez Alonso, P., Cookson, M.J., and Rowe, T. (2003) A bird-like brain in Archaeopteryx – evidence from high resolution tomography of the braincase. Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology, 23(3 Supplement), 79a. Supplemental material: http://digimorph.org/specimens/Archaeopteryx_lithographica/
Triche, N. (2003) Osteological description of Caiman crocodylus and implications for its systematic placement. Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology, 23(3 Supplement). Supplemental material: http://digimorph.org/specimens/Caiman_crocodilus/
Viscenzi, E.P., Heaney, P.J., Ketcham, R.A., and Rivers, M. (2003) High-resolution X-ray microtomography of polycrystalline diamond. Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta (Goldschmidt Conference), 67(18), Supp. 1, A513.
Zylstra, M. (2003) Bending strength of primate metacarpals measured using computed tomography. American Association of Physical Anthropologists Annual Meeting, Tempe, Arizona.

Extended Abstracts

Benedix, G.K., Ketcham, R.A., McCoy, T.J., and Wilson, L. (2003) Vesiculation in ordinary chondrites due to impact melting: the “PAT” 91501 answers. LPSC XXXIV (Abstract #1947; CD-ROM).
Carlson, W.D. (2003) Good rocks gone bad: The ubiquity of chemical disequilibrium during metamorphism. Proceedings of the Annual Meeting of the Metamorphic Studies Group, p. 6-7. Geological Society of London, London.
McCoy, T.J., Wilson, L., Benedix, G.K., Ketcham, R.A., Wadhwa, M., and Davis, A. (2003) Vesicular eucrites: where and how did they form and why are they so rare? Lunar and Planetary Science Conference XXXIV, Abstract 1187. Lunar and Planetary Science Institute, Houston.


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Ahlberg, P.E., Clack, J.E., Ketcham, R.A., and Dominguez Alonso, P. (2002) The braincase and ear region of Ichthyostega: a uniquely specialized ear in an exceptionally primitive tetrapod braincase. Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology, 22(3 Supplement), 31A.
Balanoff, A., and Rowe, T. (2002) Osteological description of an elephant bird embryo using computed tomography and rapid prototyping, with a discussion of growth rates in Aepyornis, 22(3 Supplement), 34A. Supplemental material: http://digimorph.org/specimens/Aepyornis_maximus/
Bauer, R.L., Ketcham, R.A., and Carlson, W.D. (2002) Formation of spiral inclusion trails in garnet during folding — a minimum rotation mechanism. GSA Abstracts with Programs, 34, 39-40.
Carlson, W.D., Ketcham, R.A., and Rowe, T. (2002) UT-CT: A national resource for applications of high-resolution X-ray computed tomography in the geological sciences. EOS, 83, Abstract U11A-05.
Colbert, M. (2002) Sinus cavities in fossil and Recent tapirs: CT evidence for evolving cranial architecture. Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology, 22(3 Supplement), 45A. Supplemental material: http://digimorph.org/resources/tapirs.phtml
Gantt, D., Kappelman, J., Ketcham, R.A., and Colbert, M. (2002) 3d reconstruction of enamel volume in human and gorilla molars. American Journal of Physical Anthropology, 34 Supplement, 74.
Huddlestone-Holmes, C.R., and Ketcham, R.A. (2002) Analysis of curved inclusion trails in garnet porphyroblasts using computed X-ray tomography. In V.P. Priess, Ed. Geoscience 2002: Expanding horizons. Abstracts of the 16th Australian Geological Convention, Adelaide, SA, Australia, 67, p. 177, Adelaide.
Ketcham, R.A., Carlson, W.D., and Rowe, T. (2002) Cross-disciplinary geological research using high-resolution X-ray computed tomography. EOS, 83, Abstract U12A-12.
Ketcham, R.A., and Iturrino, G.J. (2002) Visualization and quantification of three-dimensional porosity variation and anisotropy in altered igneous rocks from deep-sea drilling. EOS, 83, Abstract H21B-0805.
Ketcham, R.A., Ryan, T., Maga, M., and Gordon, A. (2002) Quantification of anisotropy in trabecular bone fabrics. American Journal of Physical Anthropology, 34 Supplement, 91-92.
Macrini, T.E., and Rowe, T.B. (2002) Ontogenetic variation in endocasts of Monodelphis domestica and implications for the fossil record. Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology 22(Suppl. No. 3):81A. Supplemental material: http://digimorph.org/specimens/Monodelphis_domestica/whole/
Meth, C.E., and Carlson, W.D. (2002) New evidence of diffusion-controlled garnet growth during deformation. Geochemica et Cosmochimica Acta, 66, A508.
Rowe, T.B., and Macrini, T.E. (2002) Organization and origin of the mammalian olfactory system. Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology 22(Suppl. No. 3):101A.
Meth, C.E., and Carlson, W.D. (2002) Size-proportional growth: An effect of precursor heterogeneity. GSA Abstracts with Programs, 34, 502.
Ryan, T., and Ketcham, R.A. (2002) Analysis of trabecular bone structure in two Omomyid primates. American Journal of Physical Anthropology, 34 Supplement, 135.
Sahagian, D., and Proussevitch, A. (2002) Paleoelevation recorded in vesicular basalts. GSA Annual Meeting, Denver, Colorado.

Extended Abstracts

Ketcham, R.A. (2002) Three-dimensional textural measurements using high resolution X-ray computed tomography. In H. Lebit, C. Luneburg, J. Ramsay, and P. Hudleston, Eds. GSA Penrose Conference: Three dimensional flow, fabric development and strain in deformed rocks and the significance for mountain building processes: new approaches. Geological Society of America, Monte Verita, Ascona, Switzerland.
McCoy, T.J., Ketcham, R.A., and Benedix, G.K. (2002) Vesicular basalts from asteroids: Clues to physical processes in their parent magmas. Lunar and Planetary Science Conference XXXIII, Abstract 1213. Lunar and Planetary Science Institute, Houston.


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Anand, M., Misra, K.C., Taylor, L.A., and Sobolev, N.V. (2001) In-situ chemical analyses of mineral inclusions in diamonds in kimberlitic eclogites from Yakutia. American Geophysical Union Fall Meeting, San Francisco, California.
Anderson, J.S., Carroll, R.L., and Rowe, T. (2001) New information on Lethiscus stocki (Tetrapoda, Lepospondyli, Aïstopoda) from high resolution computerized tomography and a phylogenetic analysis of Aïstopoda. Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology, 21(3 Supplement), 28A.
Balanoff, A.M. (2001) Unscrambling the egg: digital extraction of an elephant bird (Aepyornis) embryo from an intact egg. Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology, 21(3 Supplement), 31A. Supplemental material: http://digimorph.org/specimens/Aepyornis_maximus/
Colbert, M.W. (2001) Digital visualization of cranial cavities: examples from fossil and recent mammals. Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology, 21(3 Supplement), 41A.
Franzosa, J.W. (2001) Constructing digital endocasts of theropods using a high-resolution X-ray computed tomography scanner. Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology, 21(3 Supplement), 51A.
Kappelman, J., Maga, M., Ryan, T., and Ketcham, R.A. (2001) Nondestructive investigation of the functional aspects of trabecular bone architecture using high-resolution X-ray CT. Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology, 21(3 Supplement), 67A.
Ketcham, R.A. (2001) “Can you scan this?”: Principals of computed tomography (CT) and how they apply to the imaging and interpretation of fossilized material. Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology, 21(3 Supplement), 67A.
Luo, Z.-X., and Cui, G.-H. (2001) Internal structures of tritylodontid skulls as revealed by serial sectioning and CT scanning. Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology, 21(3 Supplement), 75A.
Macrini, T.E. (2001) Cranial osteology and development of Ornithorhynchus anatinus based on high-resolution X-ray computed tomography. Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology, 21(Suppl. No. 3), 76A. Supplemental material: http://digimorph.org/specimens/Ornithorhynchus_anatinus/adult/
Maisano, J.A. (2001) Digital preparation of a beautifully preserved rhineurid (Squamata: Amphisbaenia) via high-resolution CT. Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology, 21(3 Supplement), 76A. Supplemental material: http://digimorph.org/specimens/Rhineura_hatcheri/
Maisey, J.G. (2001) Stone deaf? CT scanning and low frequency phonoreception in extinct sharks. Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology, 21(3 Supplement), 76A-77A.
Owen, P.R. (2001) Description of a new genus and species of American badger (Taxidiinae) utilizing high-resolution X-ray computed tomography. Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology, 21(3 Supplement), 86A.
Polcyn, M.J., Jacobs, L.L., Rogers, J.V., and Kobayashi, Y. (2001) A third Anolis lizard in Dominican amber: Application of computed tomography. Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology, 21(3 Supplement), 89A-90A.
Rowe, T. (2001) The Archaeoraptor forgery, a high-resolution X-ray CT analysis. Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology, 21(3 Supplement), 95A.
Rowe, T., Colbert, M.W., Ketcham, R.A., Maisano, J.A., and Owen, P.R. (2001) High-resolution X-ray computed tomography in vertebrate morphology. Journal of Morphology, 248, 277.
Runnegar, B., Dollase, W.A., Ketcham, R.A., Colbert, M., and Carlson, W.D. (2001) Early Archean sulfates from western Australia first formed as hydrothermal barites not gypsum evaporates. Geological Society of America, Abstracts with Programs, 33, 404.
Solounias, N., and M.W. Colbert. (2001) Reconstruction of the narial cavity of Merychippus insignis and comparisons with the modern horse, Equus caballus. Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology, 21(3 Supplement), 103A. Supplemental material: http://digimorph.org/specimens/Merychippus_insignis/
Summers, A.P., Ketcham, R.A., and Rowe, T. (2001) The ontogeny of the horn shark chondrocranium and the evolution of trabecular cartilage. American Zoologist, 40, 1226. Supplemental material: http://digimorph.org/specimens/Heterodontus_francisci/
Summers, A.P., Ketcham, R.A., and Rowe, T. (2001) Crushing hard prey – reconstruction of modern Chondrichthyes. Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology, 21(3 Supplement), 106A-107A.
Tchernov, E., Polcyn, M.J., and Jacobs, L.L. (2001) Application of computed tomography to Pachyrhachis problematicus, a snake with legs from the Cretaceous of Israel. Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology, 21(3 Supplement), 107A. Supplemental material: http://digimorph.org/specimens/Pachyrhachis_problematicus/
Van Valkenburgh, B., Theodor, J.M., Friscia, A.R., and Rowe, T. (2001) Respiratory turbinates of carnivorans revealed by CT scans: a quantitative comparison. Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology, 21(3 Supplement), 110A.
Winkler, D.A., Kobayashi, Y., and Jacobs, L.L. (2001) Ultra-high-resolution CT images reveal replacement dentition in Slaughteria eruptens, an early Cretaceous mammal from Texas. Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology, 21(3 Supplement), 115A.


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Hendrickson, D.A., and Rowe, T. (2000) High-resolution X-ray CT scans of Prietella lundbergi, an extremely rare blind cave catfish from Tamaulipas, Mexico. Program and Abstracts, 80th annual meeting, American Society of Ichthyologists and Herpetologists, La Pas, Mexico, 190. Supplemental material: http://digimorph.org/specimens/Prietella_lundbergi/whole/
Lang, M., Ketcham, R.A., and Grujic, D. (2000) 3-D partial melt networks: a high resolution computed X-ray tomography study of deformed partial molten rock analogues. Tektonik, Strukturgeologie, Kristallingeologie, Freiburg, Germany.
Ryan, T. (2000) Quantitative analysis of trabecular bone structure in the femur of lorisoid primates using high resolution x-ray computed tomography. American Journal of Physical Anthropology, S30, 266-267.
Steffen, K.J., Selverstone, J., and Brearley, A. (2000) Evidence of progressive weakening and strengthening due to the interaction of metamorphic and deformational processes in a lower crustal shear zone in the Alps. Geological Society of America, Abstracts with Programs, 32(7).
Summers, A.P., Rowe, T., and Ketcham, R.A. (2000) Ontogeny of the hornshark chondrocranium and the evolution of trabecular cartilage. Society for Integrative and Comparative Biology Annual Meeting, Atlanta, Georgia. Supplemental material: http://digimorph.org/specimens/Heterodontus_francisci/
Zylstra, M. (2000) Trabecular architecture of metacarpal heads in catarrhines: A preliminary report. American Journal of Physical Anthropology, S30, 331.


1999 Top of Page

Le Calvez, J., and Vendeville, B.C. (1999) X-ray tomographic analysis of a physical experiment of salt tongue remobilization during sedimentation. AAPG International Conference and Exhibition Program, 31.
Rowe, T., Ketcham, R.A., Guan, J., Alcober, O., and Dufeau, D. (1999) High-resolution X-ray CT study of the primitive bird Confuciusornis. Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology, 19(3 Supplement), 72A. Supplemental material: http://digimorph.org/specimens/Confuciusornis_sp/skeleton/


1998 Top of Page

Extended Abstracts

McCoy, T.J., and Carlson, W.D. (1998) Opaque minerals in GRA 95209 lodranite: A snapshot of metal segregation. Lunar and Planetary Science Conference XXIX, Abstract 1675. Lunar and Planetary Science Institute, Houston.


1997 Top of Page

Keller, R., Snyder, G., Sobolev, V., Carlson, W., Sobolev, N., and Pokhilenko, N. (1997) The origin and growth of diamonds in the Siberian mantle. American Geophysical Union Annual Meeting, San Francisco, California.
Moline, G.R., Knight, C.R., and Ketcham, R.A. (1997) Laboratory measurement of transport processes in a fractured limestone/shale saprolite using solute and colloid tracers. Geological Society of America, Abstracts with Programs, 29, 370.


1996 Top of Page

Beall, J.L., Gordon, I.T., Gournay, J.P., Kirkland, B.L., and White, J.V. (1996) Analysis of porosity in lower Ismay phylloid algal packstone using high-resolution computed X-ray tomography. American Association of Petroleum Geologists, Annual Meeting Abstracts, 5, 13.