Peer-Reviewed Journal Publications

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Novotny J, Tveite J, Turner ML, Gatesy SM, Drury F, Falkingham PL, Laidlaw DH. (2019). Developing Virtual Reality Visualizations for Unsteady Flow Analysis of Dinosaur Track Formation using Scientific Sketching. IEEE Transactions on Visualization and Computer Graphics. 25(5), pp.2145-2154. [link]

Farlow OJ, Robinson NJ, Turner ML, Black J, and Gatesy SM. (2018). Footfall pattern of a bottom-walking Crocodile (Crocodylus acutus). Palaios 33(9), 406-413. [link]

Turner ML, Sidor CA. (2017). Pathology in a Permian Parareptile: Congenital Malformation of Sacral Vertebrae. In prep for Journal of Zoology. [link]

Turner ML, Tsuji LA, Ide O, Sidor CA. (2015). The vertebrate fauna of the Upper Permian of Niger—IX. The appendicular skeleton of Bunostegos akokanensis (Parareptilia: Pareiasauria). Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology. [link]

Presentations/Abstracts

Turner ML, Novotny J, Falkingham PL, Laidlaw DH, Gatesy SM. (2019). Where does footprint morphology come from? Developing virtual reality visualizations for exploring dinosaur track formation. International Congress of Vertebrate Morphology. (Invited symposium talk).

Falkingham PL, Turner ML, Gatesy SM. (2019). Generating and Testing Hypotheses of Dinosaur Foot Motions Using 3D-Digitized Tracks and Large-Scale Granular Simulations. International Congress of Vertebrate Morphology.

Novotny J, Tveite JJ, Turner ML, Gatesy SM, Falkingham PL, Laidlaw, DH. (2018). Developing a Virtual Reality Application for Unsteady Flow Analysis in Dinosaur Track Creation. IEEE VIS, Berlin, Germany. Best Poster Award.

*Turner ML, Falkingham PL, Gatesy SM. (2018). Where does footprint morphology come from? Integrating 3D methods for exploring dinosaur track formation. Podium symposium: Building a Phenomic Universe: Collection, Management, and Applications of Digital Morphological Data. 77th Annual Society of Vertebrate Paleontology Meeting. Albuquerque, NM, USA.

Tsai HP, Turner ML, Manafzadeh AR, Gatesy SM. (2018). Contrast-enhanced XROMM reveals in vivo soft tissue interaction in the hip of Alligator mississippiensis: implications for pseudosuchia. 77th Annual Society of Vertebrate Paleontology Meeting. Albuquerque, NM, USA.

Farlow JO, Robinson NJ, Turner ML, Black J, Gatesy SM. (2018). Footfall Pattern of a Bottom-Walking Crocodile (Crocodylus acutus). 77th Annual Society of Vertebrate Paleontology Meeting. Albuquerque, NM, USA.

*Turner ML, Gatesy SM. (2018). Intra-foot kinematics of the American alligator. Northeastern Regional Meeting of the Society of Integrative and Comparative Biology Division of Vertebrate Morphology and Comparative Biomechanics. Providence, RI, USA.

°Turner ML, Falkingham PL, Gatesy SM. (2018). Avian subsurface foot kinematics on deformable substrates. The Society for Integrative and Comparative Biology annual meeting. San Francisco, USA.

Gatesy SM, Turner ML, Falkingham, PL. (2018). CT Imaging of Dinosaur Footprints: Hidden Topography and the Origin of Track Diversity. The Society for Integrative and Comparative Biology annual meeting. San Francisco, USA.

Napoli JG, Tsai HP, Turner ML, Manafzadeh AR, Gatesy SM. (2018). In- and Ex-Vivo Analysis of the Kinematics and Function of the Tendon of Sutton in Alligator mississippiensis. The Society for Integrative and Comparative Biology annual meeting. San Francisco, USA.

Tsai HP, Turner ML, Manafzadeh AR, Gatesy SM. (2018). Significance of hip kinematics for interpreting articular soft tissue function in Alligator mississippiensis. The Society for Integrative and Comparative Biology annual meeting. San Francisco, USA.

*Turner ML, Falkingham PL, Gatesy SM. (2017). Sub-Surface Foot-Trajectories and Fossil Dinosaur Tracks. Talk. Last Days of Pangea Triassic-Jurassic Research Symposium. Bruce Museum, Greenwich, Connecticut, USA.

Tsai HP, Turner ML, Manafzadeh AR, Gatesy SM. (2017). Significance of hip kinematics for interpreting articular soft tissue function in Alligator mississippiensis: evolutionary and biomechanical implications for Saurischia. Last Days of Pangea Triassic-Jurassic Research Symposium. Bruce Museum, Greenwich, Connecticut, USA.

*Turner ML, Falkingham PL, Gatesy SM. (2016). The morphology of motion in sub-surface foot trajectories and fossil dinosaur tracks. Northeastern Regional Meeting of the Society of Integrative and Comparative Biology Division of Vertebrate Morphology and Comparative Biomechanics. Medford, Massachusetts, USA.

Tsai HP, Turner ML, Manafzadeh AR, Gatesy SM. (2016). Hip joint kinematics of Alligator mississippiensis: Significance of articular soft tissues for interpreting hind limb function. Northeastern Regional Meeting of the Society of Integrative and Comparative Biology Division of Vertebrate Morphology and Comparative Biomechanics. Medford, Massachusetts, USA.

*Turner ML, Falkingham PL, Gatesy SM. (2016). The morphology of motion in sub-surface foot trajectories and fossil dinosaur tracks. 76th Annual Society of Vertebrate Paleontology Meeting. Salt Lake City, Utah, USA.

°Turner ML, Falkingham PL, Gatesy SM. (2016). The morphology of motion: sub-surface foot trajectories and fossil tracks. 11th International Congress of Vertebrate Morphology. Washington D.C., USA.

°Turner ML, Sidor CA, Tsuji LA. (2015). Removing assumptions of anatomical orientation from cladistic characters: an example from pareiasaurs. 75th Annual Society of Vertebrate Paleontology Meeting. Dallas, Texas, USA.

*Turner ML, Tsuji LA, Sidor CA. (2014). Evidence for the earliest evolution of a fully parasagittal quadruped. 74th Annual Society of Vertebrate Paleontology Meeting. Berlin, Germany.

°Turner ML, Tsuji LA, Sidor CA. (2013). The Ontogeny of the Scapulocoracoid of the Pareiasaur Bunostegos akokanensis (Amniota: Parareptilia) from the Permian of Niger. Undergraduate Research Symposium. Seattle, Washington, USA.

Key: *podium presentation, °poster presentation