Phillip L Manning

Summary

Affiliation: University of Manchester
Country: UK

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Leaf metallome preserved over 50 million years
    N P Edwards
    School of Earth, Atmospheric, and Environmental Sciences, Williamson Research Centre for Molecular Environmental Science, University of Manchester, M13 9PL, UK
    Metallomics 6:774-82. 2014
  2. pmc Dinosaur killer claws or climbing crampons?
    Phillip L Manning
    School of Earth, Atmospheric and Environmental Science and The Manchester Museum, University of Manchester, Oxford Road, Manchester M13 9PL, UK
    Biol Lett 2:110-2. 2006
  3. doi request reprint Biomechanics of dromaeosaurid dinosaur claws: application of X-ray microtomography, nanoindentation, and finite element analysis
    Phillip L Manning
    School of Earth, Atmospheric and Environmental Sciences, and The Manchester Museum, University of Manchester, Manchester, United Kingdom
    Anat Rec (Hoboken) 292:1397-405. 2009
  4. pmc Elemental characterisation of melanin in feathers via synchrotron X-ray imaging and absorption spectroscopy
    Nicholas P Edwards
    University of Manchester, School of Earth and Environmental Sciences, Williamson Research Centre for Molecular Environmental Science, M13 9PL, UK
    Sci Rep 6:34002. 2016
  5. doi request reprint The role of cross-sectional geometry, curvature, and limb posture in maintaining equal safety factors: a computed tomography study
    Charlotte A Brassey
    Faculty of Life Sciences, University of Manchester, Manchester, United Kingdom
    Anat Rec (Hoboken) 296:395-413. 2013
  6. doi request reprint Chemistry of bone remodelling preserved in extant and fossil Sirenia
    Jennifer Anné
    University of Manchester, School of Earth, Atmospheric and Environmental Sciences, Williamson Research Centre for Molecular Environmental Science, Manchester M13 9PL, UK and University of Manchester, Interdisciplinary Centre for Ancient Life, Manchester, M13 9PL, UK
    Metallomics 8:508-13. 2016
  7. pmc Geochemical Evidence of the Seasonality, Affinity and Pigmenation of Solenopora jurassica
    Holly E Barden
    Williamson Research Centre for Molecular Environmental Science, School of Earth Atmospheric and Environmental Sciences, University of Manchester, M13 9PL, Manchester, United Kingdom
    PLoS ONE 10:e0138305. 2015
  8. pmc Finite element modelling versus classic beam theory: comparing methods for stress estimation in a morphologically diverse sample of vertebrate long bones
    Charlotte A Brassey
    Faculty of Life Sciences, University of Manchester, Manchester, UK
    J R Soc Interface 10:20120823. 2013
  9. pmc Avian-like breathing mechanics in maniraptoran dinosaurs
    Jonathan R Codd
    Faculty of Life Sciences, University of Manchester, Manchester M13 9PL, UK
    Proc Biol Sci 275:157-61. 2008
  10. pmc Convex-hull mass estimates of the dodo (Raphus cucullatus): application of a CT-based mass estimation technique
    Charlotte A Brassey
    Faculty of Life Sciences, University of Manchester, Manchester, United Kingdom
    Peerj 4:e1432. 2016

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Publications14

  1. doi request reprint Leaf metallome preserved over 50 million years
    N P Edwards
    School of Earth, Atmospheric, and Environmental Sciences, Williamson Research Centre for Molecular Environmental Science, University of Manchester, M13 9PL, UK
    Metallomics 6:774-82. 2014
    ..Chemical information of this kind has so far been unknown for fossilized plants and could for the first time allow the metallome of extinct flora to be studied. ..
  2. pmc Dinosaur killer claws or climbing crampons?
    Phillip L Manning
    School of Earth, Atmospheric and Environmental Science and The Manchester Museum, University of Manchester, Oxford Road, Manchester M13 9PL, UK
    Biol Lett 2:110-2. 2006
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  3. doi request reprint Biomechanics of dromaeosaurid dinosaur claws: application of X-ray microtomography, nanoindentation, and finite element analysis
    Phillip L Manning
    School of Earth, Atmospheric and Environmental Sciences, and The Manchester Museum, University of Manchester, Manchester, United Kingdom
    Anat Rec (Hoboken) 292:1397-405. 2009
    ..Enhanced climbing abilities of dromaeosaurid dinosaurs supports a scansorial phase in the evolution of flight...
  4. pmc Elemental characterisation of melanin in feathers via synchrotron X-ray imaging and absorption spectroscopy
    Nicholas P Edwards
    University of Manchester, School of Earth and Environmental Sciences, Williamson Research Centre for Molecular Environmental Science, M13 9PL, UK
    Sci Rep 6:34002. 2016
    ..This not only impacts our fundamental understanding of pigmentation in extant organisms but also provides a significant contribution to the evidence-based colour palette available for reconstructing the appearance of fossil organisms...
  5. doi request reprint The role of cross-sectional geometry, curvature, and limb posture in maintaining equal safety factors: a computed tomography study
    Charlotte A Brassey
    Faculty of Life Sciences, University of Manchester, Manchester, United Kingdom
    Anat Rec (Hoboken) 296:395-413. 2013
    ..Postural erectness is shown as an effective means of achieving stress similarity in mammals. The scaling behavior of the avian femur is discussed in light of unusual posture and kinematics...
  6. doi request reprint Chemistry of bone remodelling preserved in extant and fossil Sirenia
    Jennifer Anné
    University of Manchester, School of Earth, Atmospheric and Environmental Sciences, Williamson Research Centre for Molecular Environmental Science, Manchester M13 9PL, UK and University of Manchester, Interdisciplinary Centre for Ancient Life, Manchester, M13 9PL, UK
    Metallomics 8:508-13. 2016
    ..This study signifies the powerful potential of merging histological and chemical techniques in the understanding of physiological processes in both extant and extinct vertebrates. ..
  7. pmc Geochemical Evidence of the Seasonality, Affinity and Pigmenation of Solenopora jurassica
    Holly E Barden
    Williamson Research Centre for Molecular Environmental Science, School of Earth Atmospheric and Environmental Sciences, University of Manchester, M13 9PL, Manchester, United Kingdom
    PLoS ONE 10:e0138305. 2015
    ..jurassica is most likely an alga. Pigment analysis may be a reliable classification method for fossil algae. ..
  8. pmc Finite element modelling versus classic beam theory: comparing methods for stress estimation in a morphologically diverse sample of vertebrate long bones
    Charlotte A Brassey
    Faculty of Life Sciences, University of Manchester, Manchester, UK
    J R Soc Interface 10:20120823. 2013
    ..e.) higher than beam theory. Therefore, FEA is the preferred modelling solution when estimates of absolute diaphyseal stress are required, although values calculated by beam theory for bending may be acceptable in some situations...
  9. pmc Avian-like breathing mechanics in maniraptoran dinosaurs
    Jonathan R Codd
    Faculty of Life Sciences, University of Manchester, Manchester M13 9PL, UK
    Proc Biol Sci 275:157-61. 2008
    ..Our study presents a mechanism whereby uncinate processes, in conjunction with lateral and ventral movements of the sternum and gastral basket, affected avian-like breathing mechanics in extinct non-avian maniraptoran dinosaurs...
  10. pmc Convex-hull mass estimates of the dodo (Raphus cucullatus): application of a CT-based mass estimation technique
    Charlotte A Brassey
    Faculty of Life Sciences, University of Manchester, Manchester, United Kingdom
    Peerj 4:e1432. 2016
    ..CT-based reconstructions provide a means of objectively estimating mass and body segment properties of extinct species using whole articulated skeletons. ..
  11. pmc Synchrotron imaging reveals bone healing and remodelling strategies in extinct and extant vertebrates
    Jennifer Anné
    School of Earth, Atmospheric and Environmental Sciences, University of Manchester, Williamson Building, Oxford Road, Manchester M13 9PL, UK
    J R Soc Interface 11:20140277. 2014
    ..Chemical inventories also revealed detail of histological features not observable in thin section, including fine structures within the interface between pathological and normal bone as well as woven texture within pathological tissue. ..
  12. pmc Estimating mass properties of dinosaurs using laser imaging and 3D computer modelling
    Karl T Bates
    Faculty of Life Sciences, University of Manchester, Jackson s Mill, Manchester, United Kingdom
    PLoS ONE 4:e4532. 2009
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  13. pmc Morphological and geochemical evidence of eumelanin preservation in the feathers of the Early Cretaceous bird, Gansus yumenensis
    Holly E Barden
    School of Earth Atmospheric and Environmental Sciences and Williamson Research Centre for Molecular Environmental Science, University of Manchester, Manchester, United Kingdom
    PLoS ONE 6:e25494. 2011
    ..In combination, these techniques strongly suggest that not only do the feathers contain endogenous organic material, but that both geochemical and morphological evidence supports the preservation of original eumelanic pigment residue...
  14. pmc Mineralized soft-tissue structure and chemistry in a mummified hadrosaur from the Hell Creek Formation, North Dakota (USA)
    Phillip L Manning
    School of Earth, Atmospheric, and Environmental Sciences, University of Manchester, Manchester, UK
    Proc Biol Sci 276:3429-37. 2009
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