P T Schoenemann

Summary

Affiliation: University of Pennsylvania
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Brain size does not predict general cognitive ability within families
    P T Schoenemann
    Department of Anthropology, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA 19104 6398, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 97:4932-7. 2000
  2. ncbi request reprint Brain size scaling and body composition in mammals
    P Thomas Schoenemann
    Department of Anthropology, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Brain Behav Evol 63:47-60. 2004
  3. ncbi request reprint Prefrontal white matter volume is disproportionately larger in humans than in other primates
    P Thomas Schoenemann
    Department of Anthropology, University of Pennsylvania, 3260 South St, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104 6398, USA
    Nat Neurosci 8:242-52. 2005
  4. ncbi request reprint Lagrangian frame diffeomorphic image registration: Morphometric comparison of human and chimpanzee cortex
    Brian B Avants
    Department of Bioengineering, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA 19104 6389, USA
    Med Image Anal 10:397-412. 2006
  5. ncbi request reprint Validation of plaster endocast morphology through 3D CT image analysis
    P Thomas Schoenemann
    Department of Behavioral Sciences, University of Michigan Dearborn, Dearborn, MI 48128, USA
    Am J Phys Anthropol 132:183-92. 2007

Detail Information

Publications5

  1. pmc Brain size does not predict general cognitive ability within families
    P T Schoenemann
    Department of Anthropology, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA 19104 6398, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 97:4932-7. 2000
    ..Actual direct genetic/biological associations may be quite small, and yet still may be strong enough to account for hominid brain evolution...
  2. ncbi request reprint Brain size scaling and body composition in mammals
    P Thomas Schoenemann
    Department of Anthropology, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Brain Behav Evol 63:47-60. 2004
    ..They also suggest that some measure of lean body mass is a more appropriate scaling parameter for comparing brain size across species than is overall body weight...
  3. ncbi request reprint Prefrontal white matter volume is disproportionately larger in humans than in other primates
    P Thomas Schoenemann
    Department of Anthropology, University of Pennsylvania, 3260 South St, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104 6398, USA
    Nat Neurosci 8:242-52. 2005
    ..This suggests that connectional elaboration (as gauged by white matter volume) played a key role in human brain evolution...
  4. ncbi request reprint Lagrangian frame diffeomorphic image registration: Morphometric comparison of human and chimpanzee cortex
    Brian B Avants
    Department of Bioengineering, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA 19104 6389, USA
    Med Image Anal 10:397-412. 2006
    ..The population statistics show a significant doubling of the relative prefrontal lobe size in humans, as compared to chimpanzees...
  5. ncbi request reprint Validation of plaster endocast morphology through 3D CT image analysis
    P Thomas Schoenemann
    Department of Behavioral Sciences, University of Michigan Dearborn, Dearborn, MI 48128, USA
    Am J Phys Anthropol 132:183-92. 2007
    ..This study gives an idea of the size of possible error inherent in latex/plaster endocasts, indicating the level of confidence we can have with studies relying on comparisons between them and, e.g., hominid fossil endocasts...