Tanya M Smith

Summary

Affiliation: State University of New York
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Enamel thickness, microstructure and development in Afropithecus turkanensis
    Tanya M Smith
    Interdepartmental Doctoral Program in Anthropological Sciences, Department of Anthropology, Stony Brook University, Stony Brook, NY 11794 4364, USA
    J Hum Evol 44:283-306. 2003
  2. ncbi request reprint An examination of dental development in Graecopithecus freybergi (=Ouranopithecus macedoniensis)
    Tanya M Smith
    Department of Anthropology, Stony Brook University, Stony Brook, NY 11794 4364, USA
    J Hum Evol 46:551-77. 2004
  3. ncbi request reprint Dental trait expression at the enamel-dentine junction of lower molars in extant and fossil hominoids
    Matthew M Skinner
    Hominid Paleobiology Doctoral Program, Department of Anthropology, 2110 G Street NW, The George Washington University, Washington, DC 20052, USA
    J Hum Evol 54:173-86. 2008
  4. ncbi request reprint Variation in hominoid molar enamel thickness
    Tanya M Smith
    Interdepartmental Doctoral Program in Anthropological Sciences, Stony Brook University, NY 11794 4364, USA
    J Hum Evol 48:575-92. 2005
  5. doi request reprint Dental tissue proportions and enamel thickness in Neandertal and modern human molars
    Anthony J Olejniczak
    Department of Human Evolution, Max Planck Institute for Evolutionary Anthropology, Deutscher Platz 6, D 04103 Leipzig, Germany
    J Hum Evol 55:12-23. 2008
  6. pmc Rapid dental development in a Middle Paleolithic Belgian Neanderthal
    Tanya M Smith
    Department of Human Evolution, Max Planck Institute for Evolutionary Anthropology, Deutscher Platz 6, D 04103 Leipzig, Germany
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 104:20220-5. 2007
  7. ncbi request reprint Dental tissue studies: 2D and 3D insights into human evolution
    Tanya M Smith
    J Hum Evol 54:169-72. 2008
  8. ncbi request reprint Nondestructive imaging of hominoid dental microstructure using phase contrast X-ray synchrotron microtomography
    Paul Tafforeau
    J Hum Evol 54:272-8. 2008
  9. ncbi request reprint Incremental dental development: methods and applications in hominoid evolutionary studies
    Tanya M Smith
    Department of Human Evolution, Max Planck Institute for Evolutionary Anthropology, Deutscher Platz 6, D 04103 Leipzig, Germany
    J Hum Evol 54:205-24. 2008
  10. ncbi request reprint Morphology of the enamel-dentine junction in sections of anthropoid primate maxillary molars
    Anthony J Olejniczak
    Department of Human Evolution, Max Planck Institute for Evolutionary Anthropology, Deutscher Platz 6, D 04103 Leipzig, Germany
    J Hum Evol 53:292-301. 2007

Detail Information

Publications15

  1. ncbi request reprint Enamel thickness, microstructure and development in Afropithecus turkanensis
    Tanya M Smith
    Interdepartmental Doctoral Program in Anthropological Sciences, Department of Anthropology, Stony Brook University, Stony Brook, NY 11794 4364, USA
    J Hum Evol 44:283-306. 2003
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  2. ncbi request reprint An examination of dental development in Graecopithecus freybergi (=Ouranopithecus macedoniensis)
    Tanya M Smith
    Department of Anthropology, Stony Brook University, Stony Brook, NY 11794 4364, USA
    J Hum Evol 46:551-77. 2004
    ..Developmental similarities between Paranthropus and Graecopithecus are interpreted to be parallelisms due to similarities in the mechanical demands of their diets...
  3. ncbi request reprint Dental trait expression at the enamel-dentine junction of lower molars in extant and fossil hominoids
    Matthew M Skinner
    Hominid Paleobiology Doctoral Program, Department of Anthropology, 2110 G Street NW, The George Washington University, Washington, DC 20052, USA
    J Hum Evol 54:173-86. 2008
    ..Finally, this study demonstrates that imaging the EDJ of both worn and unworn fossil hominin teeth provides a novel source of information about tooth development and variation in crown morphology...
  4. ncbi request reprint Variation in hominoid molar enamel thickness
    Tanya M Smith
    Interdepartmental Doctoral Program in Anthropological Sciences, Stony Brook University, NY 11794 4364, USA
    J Hum Evol 48:575-92. 2005
    ..Nonetheless, previous findings that African apes have relatively thinner enamel than Pongo is supported for certain molar positions...
  5. doi request reprint Dental tissue proportions and enamel thickness in Neandertal and modern human molars
    Anthony J Olejniczak
    Department of Human Evolution, Max Planck Institute for Evolutionary Anthropology, Deutscher Platz 6, D 04103 Leipzig, Germany
    J Hum Evol 55:12-23. 2008
    ..Although molar tissue proportions distinguish Neanderthals from recent Homo sapiens, additional study is necessary to assess trends in tissue proportions in the genus Homo throughout the Pleistocene...
  6. pmc Rapid dental development in a Middle Paleolithic Belgian Neanderthal
    Tanya M Smith
    Department of Human Evolution, Max Planck Institute for Evolutionary Anthropology, Deutscher Platz 6, D 04103 Leipzig, Germany
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 104:20220-5. 2007
    ..Moreover, evidence from the Scladina juvenile and other similarly aged hominins suggests that a prolonged childhood and slow life history are unique to Homo sapiens...
  7. ncbi request reprint Dental tissue studies: 2D and 3D insights into human evolution
    Tanya M Smith
    J Hum Evol 54:169-72. 2008
  8. ncbi request reprint Nondestructive imaging of hominoid dental microstructure using phase contrast X-ray synchrotron microtomography
    Paul Tafforeau
    J Hum Evol 54:272-8. 2008
  9. ncbi request reprint Incremental dental development: methods and applications in hominoid evolutionary studies
    Tanya M Smith
    Department of Human Evolution, Max Planck Institute for Evolutionary Anthropology, Deutscher Platz 6, D 04103 Leipzig, Germany
    J Hum Evol 54:205-24. 2008
    ..Areas for future research are identified, including the need for validation and standardization of certain methods, and new methods for integrating nondestructive structural and developmental studies are highlighted...
  10. ncbi request reprint Morphology of the enamel-dentine junction in sections of anthropoid primate maxillary molars
    Anthony J Olejniczak
    Department of Human Evolution, Max Planck Institute for Evolutionary Anthropology, Deutscher Platz 6, D 04103 Leipzig, Germany
    J Hum Evol 53:292-301. 2007
    ..When considered in conjunction with aspects of molar morphology, such as developmental features and enamel thickness, EDJ shape may be a useful tool for the taxonomic assessment of fossil molars...
  11. ncbi request reprint Molar crown formation in the Late Miocene Asian hominoids, Sivapithecus parvada and Sivapithecus indicus
    Patrick Mahoney
    Department of Archaeology, University of Sheffield, Northgate House, Sheffield S1 4ET, England
    J Hum Evol 53:61-8. 2007
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  12. ncbi request reprint Age at first molar emergence in early Miocene Afropithecus turkanensis and life-history evolution in the Hominoidea
    Jay Kelley
    Department of Oral Biology M C 690, College of Dentistry, University of Illinois at Chicago, 801 S Paulina, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    J Hum Evol 44:307-29. 2003
    ..These may have included shifts that were largely body mass dependent, as well as those that occurred in the absence of significant changes in body mass...
  13. doi request reprint Brief communication: enamel thickness trends in the dental arcade of humans and chimpanzees
    Tanya M Smith
    Department of Human Evolution, Max Planck Institute for Evolutionary Anthropology, D 04103 Leipzig, Germany
    Am J Phys Anthropol 136:237-41. 2008
    ..As nondestructive imaging techniques become commonplace (facilitating the examination of increasing numbers of fossil specimens), studies may maximize available samples by expanding beyond molars...
  14. ncbi request reprint Technical note: compatibility of microtomographic imaging systems for dental measurements
    Anthony J Olejniczak
    Department of Human Evolution, Max Planck Institute for Evolutionary Anthropology, Deutscher Platz 6, D 04103 Leipzig, Germany
    Am J Phys Anthropol 134:130-4. 2007
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  15. pmc Earliest evidence of modern human life history in North African early Homo sapiens
    Tanya M Smith
    Department of Human Evolution, Max Planck Institute for Evolutionary Anthropology, Deutscher Platz 6, D 04103 Leipzig, Germany
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 104:6128-33. 2007
    ..Corresponding biological and cultural changes may have appeared relatively late in the course of human evolution...