Damiano Marchi

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Affiliation: Duke University Medical Center
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Relative strength of the tibia and fibula and locomotor behavior in hominoids
    Damiano Marchi
    Department of Biological Anthropology and Anatomy, Duke University, Durham, NC 27708 0383, USA
    J Hum Evol 53:647-55. 2007
  2. ncbi request reprint The cross-sectional geometry of the hand and foot bones of the hominoidea and its relationship to locomotor behavior
    Damiano Marchi
    Department of Biological Anthropology and Anatomy, Duke University, 05 Bio Sci Bldg, Science Drive, Box 90383, Durham, NC 27708 0383, USA
    J Hum Evol 49:743-61. 2005
  3. ncbi request reprint Biomechanical approach to the reconstruction of activity patterns in Neolithic Western Liguria, Italy
    Damiano Marchi
    Department of Biological Anthropology and Anatomy, Duke University, Durham, North Carolina 27708, USA
    Am J Phys Anthropol 131:447-55. 2006
  4. doi request reprint Articular to diaphyseal proportions of human and great ape metatarsals
    Damiano Marchi
    Department of Evolutionary Anthropology, Duke University, Durham, NC 27708 0383, USA
    Am J Phys Anthropol 143:198-207. 2010
  5. doi request reprint Variation in fibular robusticity reflects variation in mobility patterns
    Damiano Marchi
    Department of Evolutionary Anthropology, Biological Sciences Building, Duke University, Durham, NC 27708, United States
    J Hum Evol 61:609-16. 2011
  6. doi request reprint Relationships between lower limb cross-sectional geometry and mobility: the case of a Neolithic sample from Italy
    Damiano Marchi
    Department of Biological Anthropology and Anatomy, Duke University, Durham, NC 27708 0383, USA
    Am J Phys Anthropol 137:188-200. 2008
  7. doi request reprint Understanding the complexity of human gait dynamics
    Nicola Scafetta
    Department of Physics, Duke University, Durham, North Carolina 27708, USA
    Chaos 19:026108. 2009
  8. ncbi request reprint Coexistence of melorheostosis and DISH in a female skeleton from Magna Graecia (Sixth Century BC)
    Alessandro Canci
    Department of Cultural Heritage University of Udine, 33100 Udine, Italy
    Am J Phys Anthropol 126:305-10. 2005
  9. doi request reprint Mobility and subsistence economy: a diachronic comparison between two groups settled in the same geographical area (Liguria, Italy)
    Vitale Sparacello
    Department of Anthropology, University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, NM, USA
    Am J Phys Anthropol 136:485-95. 2008

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Publications9

  1. ncbi request reprint Relative strength of the tibia and fibula and locomotor behavior in hominoids
    Damiano Marchi
    Department of Biological Anthropology and Anatomy, Duke University, Durham, NC 27708 0383, USA
    J Hum Evol 53:647-55. 2007
    ..Apart from providing the first CSG data on the fibula, these results may be helpful in reconstructing the locomotor behavior of fossil hominoids...
  2. ncbi request reprint The cross-sectional geometry of the hand and foot bones of the hominoidea and its relationship to locomotor behavior
    Damiano Marchi
    Department of Biological Anthropology and Anatomy, Duke University, 05 Bio Sci Bldg, Science Drive, Box 90383, Durham, NC 27708 0383, USA
    J Hum Evol 49:743-61. 2005
    ..These results provide a data base from which it will be possible to compare the morphology of the fossils in order to gain insight into the locomotor repertoires of extinct taxa...
  3. ncbi request reprint Biomechanical approach to the reconstruction of activity patterns in Neolithic Western Liguria, Italy
    Damiano Marchi
    Department of Biological Anthropology and Anatomy, Duke University, Durham, North Carolina 27708, USA
    Am J Phys Anthropol 131:447-55. 2006
    ....
  4. doi request reprint Articular to diaphyseal proportions of human and great ape metatarsals
    Damiano Marchi
    Department of Evolutionary Anthropology, Duke University, Durham, NC 27708 0383, USA
    Am J Phys Anthropol 143:198-207. 2010
    ....
  5. doi request reprint Variation in fibular robusticity reflects variation in mobility patterns
    Damiano Marchi
    Department of Evolutionary Anthropology, Biological Sciences Building, Duke University, Durham, NC 27708, United States
    J Hum Evol 61:609-16. 2011
    ..Therefore, the fibula can be added to the list of bones generally used (tibia and femur) to assess the correspondence between mobility patterns and skeletal morphology for past human populations...
  6. doi request reprint Relationships between lower limb cross-sectional geometry and mobility: the case of a Neolithic sample from Italy
    Damiano Marchi
    Department of Biological Anthropology and Anatomy, Duke University, Durham, NC 27708 0383, USA
    Am J Phys Anthropol 137:188-200. 2008
    ..The results of this study further point to significant variation in male-female mobility patterns in the region, also possibly related to pastoral behavioral patterns...
  7. doi request reprint Understanding the complexity of human gait dynamics
    Nicola Scafetta
    Department of Physics, Duke University, Durham, North Carolina 27708, USA
    Chaos 19:026108. 2009
    ..A supercentral pattern generator model is presented to simulate the above two properties that are typically found in dynamical network performance: that is, how a dynamical network responds to stress and to evolution...
  8. ncbi request reprint Coexistence of melorheostosis and DISH in a female skeleton from Magna Graecia (Sixth Century BC)
    Alessandro Canci
    Department of Cultural Heritage University of Udine, 33100 Udine, Italy
    Am J Phys Anthropol 126:305-10. 2005
    ....
  9. doi request reprint Mobility and subsistence economy: a diachronic comparison between two groups settled in the same geographical area (Liguria, Italy)
    Vitale Sparacello
    Department of Anthropology, University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, NM, USA
    Am J Phys Anthropol 136:485-95. 2008
    ..This agrees with the expected mobility of the samples based on archaeological and historical data, providing further evidence on the reliability of this index in inferring terrestrial mobility...