Barth W Wright

Summary

Affiliation: George Washington University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Craniodental biomechanics and dietary toughness in the genus Cebus
    Barth W Wright
    CASHP Department of Anthropology, The George Washington University, Washington, DC 20052, USA
    J Hum Evol 48:473-92. 2005
  2. ncbi request reprint Finite element analysis in functional morphology
    Brian G Richmond
    Center for the Advanced Study of Hominid Paleobiology, Department of Anthropology, George Washington University, Washington, District of Columbia 20052, USA
    Anat Rec A Discov Mol Cell Evol Biol 283:259-74. 2005
  3. doi request reprint The importance of fallback foods in primate ecology and evolution
    Paul J Constantino
    Department of Anthropology, Center for the Advanced Study of Human Paleobiology, The George Washington University, Washington, DC 20052, USA
    Am J Phys Anthropol 140:599-602. 2009
  4. doi request reprint Indentation as a technique to assess the mechanical properties of fallback foods
    Peter W Lucas
    Department of Anthropology, Center for the Advanced Study of Human Paleobiology, The George Washington University, Washington, DC 20052, USA
    Am J Phys Anthropol 140:643-52. 2009
  5. doi request reprint A finite element analysis of masticatory stress hypotheses
    Janine Chalk
    Hominid Paleobiology Doctoral Program, Department of Anthropology, The George Washington University, Washington, DC 20052, USA
    Am J Phys Anthropol 145:1-10. 2011
  6. ncbi request reprint Mechanical properties of foods used in experimental studies of primate masticatory function
    Susan H Williams
    Department of Biomedical Sciences, Ohio University College of Osteopathic Medicine, Athens, Ohio 45701, USA
    Am J Primatol 67:329-46. 2005

Detail Information

Publications6

  1. ncbi request reprint Craniodental biomechanics and dietary toughness in the genus Cebus
    Barth W Wright
    CASHP Department of Anthropology, The George Washington University, Washington, DC 20052, USA
    J Hum Evol 48:473-92. 2005
    ..However, adaptations for anterior dental use do not tightly constrain the diet of Cebus apella. This approach can be used to clarify the dietary adaptations of fossil taxa...
  2. ncbi request reprint Finite element analysis in functional morphology
    Brian G Richmond
    Center for the Advanced Study of Hominid Paleobiology, Department of Anthropology, George Washington University, Washington, District of Columbia 20052, USA
    Anat Rec A Discov Mol Cell Evol Biol 283:259-74. 2005
    ..We conclude with a case study to illustrate how researchers deal with many of the factors and assumptions involved in finite element analysis...
  3. doi request reprint The importance of fallback foods in primate ecology and evolution
    Paul J Constantino
    Department of Anthropology, Center for the Advanced Study of Human Paleobiology, The George Washington University, Washington, DC 20052, USA
    Am J Phys Anthropol 140:599-602. 2009
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  4. doi request reprint Indentation as a technique to assess the mechanical properties of fallback foods
    Peter W Lucas
    Department of Anthropology, Center for the Advanced Study of Human Paleobiology, The George Washington University, Washington, DC 20052, USA
    Am J Phys Anthropol 140:643-52. 2009
    ..This analysis predicts that blunt cusps and thick enamel will indeed help to sustain the integrity of teeth against contacts with these foods up to high loads...
  5. doi request reprint A finite element analysis of masticatory stress hypotheses
    Janine Chalk
    Hominid Paleobiology Doctoral Program, Department of Anthropology, The George Washington University, Washington, DC 20052, USA
    Am J Phys Anthropol 145:1-10. 2011
    ..Instead, we propose that FE models replace simple cranial models when interpreting bone strain data and formulating hypotheses about craniofacial biomechanics...
  6. ncbi request reprint Mechanical properties of foods used in experimental studies of primate masticatory function
    Susan H Williams
    Department of Biomedical Sciences, Ohio University College of Osteopathic Medicine, Athens, Ohio 45701, USA
    Am J Primatol 67:329-46. 2005
    ..Moreover, they provide a framework for understanding how jaw-muscle activity varies with food mechanical properties in these studies...