Publications of Herman Pontzer

Journal Articles

  1. Gurven, M; Trumble, B; Stieglitz, J; Cummings, D; Kaplan, H; Blackwell, AD; Yetish, G; Pontzer, H, Methodological differences cannot explain associations between health, anthropometrics, and excess resting metabolic rate., American Journal of Physical Anthropology, vol. 169 no. 1 (May, 2019), pp. 197-198
  2. Rosinger, AY; Pontzer, H; Raichlen, DA; Wood, BM; Tanner, SN; Sands, JM, Age-related decline in urine concentration may not be universal: Comparative study from the U.S. and two small-scale societies., American Journal of Physical Anthropology, vol. 168 no. 4 (April, 2019), pp. 705-716
  3. Christopher, L; Madimenos, FC; Bribiescas, RG; Urlacher, SS; Snodgrass, JJ; Sugiyama, LS; Pontzer, H, High energy requirements and water throughput of adult Shuar forager-horticulturalists of Amazonian Ecuador., American Journal of Human Biology : the Official Journal of the Human Biology Council (February, 2019), pp. e23223
  4. Pontzer, H; Wood, BM; Raichlen, DA, Hunter-gatherers as models in public health., Obesity Reviews : an Official Journal of the International Association for the Study of Obesity, vol. 19 Suppl 1 (December, 2018), pp. 24-35
  5. Pontzer, H, Method and rationale for recalculating dilution spaces to a single, common time point in doubly labeled water studies., European Journal of Clinical Nutrition, vol. 72 no. 12 (December, 2018), pp. 1620-1624
  6. Pontzer, H, Energy Constraint as a Novel Mechanism Linking Exercise and Health., Physiology (Bethesda, Md.), vol. 33 no. 6 (November, 2018), pp. 384-393
  7. Pontzer, H, Alternative Energy Physiological evolution in the human lineage, Natural History, vol. 126 no. 8 (September, 2018), pp. 37-39, NATURAL HISTORY MAGAZINE
  8. Gagnon, CM; Steiper, ME; Pontzer, H, Elite swimmers do not exhibit a body mass index trade-off across a wide range of event distances., Proceedings of the Royal Society B: Biological Sciences, vol. 285 no. 1882 (July, 2018)
  9. Finestone, EM; Brown, MH; Ross, SR; Pontzer, H, Great ape walking kinematics: Implications for hominoid evolution., American Journal of Physical Anthropology, vol. 166 no. 1 (May, 2018), pp. 43-55
  10. Urlacher, SS; Ellison, PT; Sugiyama, LS; Pontzer, H; Eick, G; Liebert, MA; Cepon-Robins, TJ; Gildner, TE; Snodgrass, JJ, Tradeoffs between immune function and childhood growth among Amazonian forager-horticulturalists., Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America, vol. 115 no. 17 (April, 2018), pp. E3914-E3921
  11. Kozma, EE; Webb, NM; Harcourt-Smith, WEH; Raichlen, DA; D'Août, K; Brown, MH; Finestone, EM; Ross, SR; Aerts, P; Pontzer, H, Hip extensor mechanics and the evolution of walking and climbing capabilities in humans, apes, and fossil hominins., Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America, vol. 115 no. 16 (April, 2018), pp. 4134-4139
  12. Pontzer, H; Raichlen, DA; Basdeo, T; Harris, JA; Mabulla, AZP; Wood, BM, Mechanics of archery among Hadza hunter-gatherers, Journal of Archaeological Science: Reports, vol. 16 (December, 2017), pp. 57-64, Elsevier BV
  13. Pontzer, H, DEMOGRAPHY AND EVOLUTIONARY ECOLOGY OF HADZA HUNTER-GATHERERS By Nicholas Blurton Jones 508 pp. (2016). Cambridge: Cambridge University Press. $130.00 (paperback), American Journal of Human Biology : the Official Journal of the Human Biology Council, vol. 29 no. 6 (November, 2017), pp. e23053-e23053, WILEY
  14. Horiuchi, M; Fukuoka, Y; Handa, Y; Abe, D; Pontzer, H, Measuring the Energy of Ventilation and Circulation during Human Walking using Induced Hypoxia., Scientific Reports, vol. 7 no. 1 (July, 2017), pp. 4938
  15. Pontzer, H, Economy and Endurance in Human Evolution., Current Biology : Cb, vol. 27 no. 12 (June, 2017), pp. R613-R621
  16. Edwards, W; Lonsdorf, EV; Pontzer, H, Total energy expenditure in captive capuchins (Sapajus apella)., American Journal of Primatology, vol. 79 no. 5 (May, 2017)
  17. Raichlen, DA; Pontzer, H; Harris, JA; Mabulla, AZP; Marlowe, FW; Josh Snodgrass, J; Eick, G; Colette Berbesque, J; Sancilio, A; Wood, BM, Physical activity patterns and biomarkers of cardiovascular disease risk in hunter-gatherers., American Journal of Human Biology : the Official Journal of the Human Biology Council, vol. 29 no. 2 (March, 2017)
  18. Pontzer, H, The crown joules: energetics, ecology, and evolution in humans and other primates., Evolutionary Anthropology, vol. 26 no. 1 (January, 2017), pp. 12-24
  19. Sparrow, LM; Pellatt, E; Yu, SS; Raichlen, DA; Pontzer, H; Rolian, C, Gait changes in a line of mice artificially selected for longer limbs., Peerj, vol. 5 (January, 2017), pp. e3008
  20. Hora, M; Soumar, L; Pontzer, H; Sládek, V, Body size and lower limb posture during walking in humans., Plos One, vol. 12 no. 2 (January, 2017), pp. e0172112
  21. Pontzer, H, The Exercise Paradox., Scientific American, vol. 316 no. 2 (January, 2017), pp. 26-31
  22. Gurven, MD; Trumble, BC; Stieglitz, J; Yetish, G; Cummings, D; Blackwell, AD; Beheim, B; Kaplan, HS; Pontzer, H, High resting metabolic rate among Amazonian forager-horticulturalists experiencing high pathogen burden., American Journal of Physical Anthropology, vol. 161 no. 3 (November, 2016), pp. 414-425
  23. Pontzer, H, Behavior: Knowing When to Walk Away, Knowing When to Run., Current Biology : Cb, vol. 26 no. 15 (August, 2016), pp. R717-R718
  24. Pontzer, H; Brown, MH; Raichlen, DA; Dunsworth, H; Hare, B; Walker, K; Luke, A; Dugas, LR; Durazo-Arvizu, R; Schoeller, D; Plange-Rhule, J; Bovet, P; Forrester, TE; Lambert, EV; Thompson, ME; Shumaker, RW; Ross, SR, Metabolic acceleration and the evolution of human brain size and life history., Nature, vol. 533 no. 7603 (May, 2016), pp. 390-392
  25. Yetish, G; Kaplan, H; Gurven, M; Wood, B; Pontzer, H; Manger, PR; Wilson, C; McGregor, R; Siegel, JM, Response to de la Iglesia et al., Current Biology : Cb, vol. 26 no. 7 (April, 2016), pp. R273-R274
  26. Laird, MF; Vogel, ER; Pontzer, H, Chewing efficiency and occlusal functional morphology in modern humans., Journal of Human Evolution, vol. 93 (April, 2016), pp. 1-11
  27. Pontzer, H; Durazo-Arvizu, R; Dugas, LR; Plange-Rhule, J; Bovet, P; Forrester, TE; Lambert, EV; Cooper, RS; Schoeller, DA; Luke, A, Constrained Total Energy Expenditure and Metabolic Adaptation to Physical Activity in Adult Humans., Current Biology : Cb, vol. 26 no. 3 (February, 2016), pp. 410-417
  28. Pontzer, H, A unified theory for the energy cost of legged locomotion., Biology Letters, vol. 12 no. 2 (February, 2016), pp. 20150935
  29. Yetish, G; Kaplan, H; Gurven, M; Wood, B; Pontzer, H; Manger, PR; Wilson, C; McGregor, R; Siegel, JM, Natural sleep and its seasonal variations in three pre-industrial societies., Current Biology : Cb, vol. 25 no. 21 (November, 2015), pp. 2862-2868
  30. Pontzer, H; Raichlen, DA; Wood, BM; Emery Thompson, M; Racette, SB; Mabulla, AZP; Marlowe, FW, Energy expenditure and activity among Hadza hunter-gatherers., American Journal of Human Biology : the Official Journal of the Human Biology Council, vol. 27 no. 5 (September, 2015), pp. 628-637
  31. Pontzer, H, Constrained Total Energy Expenditure and the Evolutionary Biology of Energy Balance., Exercise and Sport Sciences Reviews, vol. 43 no. 3 (July, 2015), pp. 110-116
  32. Pontzer, H, Energy Expenditure in Humans and Other Primates: A New Synthesis, Annual Review of Anthropology, vol. 44 no. 1 (January, 2015), pp. 169-187, ANNUAL REVIEWS
  33. Warrener, AG; Lewton, KL; Pontzer, H; Lieberman, DE, A wider pelvis does not increase locomotor cost in humans, with implications for the evolution of childbirth., Plos One, vol. 10 no. 3 (January, 2015), pp. e0118903
  34. Raubenheimer, D; Rothman, JM; Pontzer, H; Simpson, SJ, Macronutrient contributions of insects to the diets of hunter-gatherers: a geometric analysis., Journal of Human Evolution, vol. 71 (June, 2014), pp. 70-76
  35. Pontzer, H; Raichlen, DA; Gordon, AD; Schroepfer-Walker, KK; Hare, B; O'Neill, MC; Muldoon, KM; Dunsworth, HM; Wood, BM; Isler, K; Burkart, J; Irwin, M; Shumaker, RW; Lonsdorf, EV; Ross, SR, Primate energy expenditure and life history., Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America, vol. 111 no. 4 (January, 2014), pp. 1433-1437
  36. Pontzer, H, Early hominin paleoecology. Edited by MattSponheimer, Julia A.Lee-Thorp, Kaye E.Reed, and PeterUngar. 368 pp. Boulder, CO: University Press of Colorado. 2013. $70.00 (cloth), $56.00 (e-book)., American Journal of Human Biology : the Official Journal of the Human Biology Council, vol. 26 no. 1 (January, 2014), pp. 103-103, WILEY
  37. Pontzer, H; Raichlen, DA; Rodman, PS, Bipedal and quadrupedal locomotion in chimpanzees., Journal of Human Evolution, vol. 66 (January, 2014), pp. 64-82
  38. Raichlen, DA; Wood, BM; Gordon, AD; Mabulla, AZP; Marlowe, FW; Pontzer, H, Evidence of Levy walk foraging patterns in human hunter-gatherers., Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America, vol. 111 no. 2 (January, 2014), pp. 728-733
  39. Wood, BM; Pontzer, H; Raichlen, DA; Marlowe, FW, Mutualism and manipulation in Hadza-honeyguide interactions, Evolution and Human Behavior, vol. 35 no. 6 (January, 2014), pp. 540-546, Elsevier BV
  40. Pontzer, H; Suchman, K; Raichlen, DA; Wood, BM; Mabulla, AZP; Marlowe, FW, Foot strike patterns and hind limb joint angles during running in Hadza hunter-gatherers, Journal of Sport and Health Science, vol. 3 no. 2 (January, 2014), pp. 95-101, Elsevier BV
  41. Foster, AD; Raichlen, DA; Pontzer, H, Muscle force production during bent-knee, bent-hip walking in humans., Journal of Human Evolution, vol. 65 no. 3 (September, 2013), pp. 294-302
  42. Barak, MM; Lieberman, DE; Raichlen, D; Pontzer, H; Warrener, AG; Hublin, J-J, Trabecular evidence for a human-like gait in Australopithecus africanus., Plos One, vol. 8 no. 11 (January, 2013), pp. e77687
  43. Raichlen, DA; Pontzer, H; Shapiro, LJ, A new look at the Dynamic Similarity Hypothesis: the importance of swing phase., Biology Open, vol. 2 no. 10 (January, 2013), pp. 1032-1036
  44. Pontzer, H, Ecological energetics in early Homo, Current Anthropology, vol. 53 no. SUPPL. 6 (December, 2012), pp. S346-S358, University of Chicago Press
  45. Dunsworth, HM; Warrener, AG; Deacon, T; Ellison, PT; Pontzer, H, Metabolic hypothesis for human altriciality., Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America, vol. 109 no. 38 (September, 2012), pp. 15212-15216
  46. Pontzer, H, Relating ranging ecology, limb length, and locomotor economy in terrestrial animals., Journal of Theoretical Biology, vol. 296 (March, 2012), pp. 6-12
  47. Pontzer, H; Raichlen, DA; Wood, BM; Mabulla, AZP; Racette, SB; Marlowe, FW, Hunter-gatherer energetics and human obesity., Plos One, vol. 7 no. 7 (January, 2012), pp. e40503
  48. Pontzer, H; Scott, JR; Lordkipanidze, D; Ungar, PS, Dental microwear texture analysis and diet in the Dmanisi hominins., Journal of Human Evolution, vol. 61 no. 6 (December, 2011), pp. 683-687
  49. Orkin, JD; Pontzer, H, The Narrow Niche hypothesis: gray squirrels shed new light on primate origins., American Journal of Physical Anthropology, vol. 144 no. 4 (April, 2011), pp. 617-624
  50. Cowgill, LW; Warrener, A; Pontzer, H; Ocobock, C, Waddling and toddling: the biomechanical effects of an immature gait., American Journal of Physical Anthropology, vol. 143 no. 1 (September, 2010), pp. 52-61
  51. Pontzer, H; Raichlen, DA; Shumaker, RW; Ocobock, C; Wich, SA, Metabolic adaptation for low energy throughput in orangutans., Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America, vol. 107 no. 32 (August, 2010), pp. 14048-14052
  52. Pontzer, H; Rolian, C; Rightmire, GP; Jashashvili, T; Ponce de León, MS; Lordkipanidze, D; Zollikofer, CPE, Locomotor anatomy and biomechanics of the Dmanisi hominins., Journal of Human Evolution, vol. 58 no. 6 (June, 2010), pp. 492-504
  53. Raichlen, DA; Pontzer, H; Shapiro, LJ; Sockol, MD, Understanding hind limb weight support in chimpanzees with implications for the evolution of primate locomotion., American Journal of Physical Anthropology, vol. 138 no. 4 (April, 2009), pp. 395-402
  54. Pontzer, H; Holloway IV, JH; Raichlen, DA; Lieberman, DE, Control and function of arm swing in human walking and running (Journal of Experimental Biology 212 (523-534)), The Journal of Experimental Biology, vol. 212 no. 6 (March, 2009), pp. 894, The Company of Biologists
  55. Pontzer, H; Holloway, JH; Raichlen, DA; Lieberman, DE, Control and function of arm swing in human walking and running., The Journal of Experimental Biology, vol. 212 no. Pt 4 (February, 2009), pp. 523-534
  56. Pontzer, H; Allen, V; Hutchinson, JR, Biomechanics of running indicates endothermy in bipedal dinosaurs., Plos One, vol. 4 no. 11 (January, 2009), pp. e7783
  57. Pontzer, H; Raichlen, DA; Sockol, MD, The metabolic cost of walking in humans, chimpanzees, and early hominins., Journal of Human Evolution, vol. 56 no. 1 (January, 2009), pp. 43-54
  58. Pontzer, H; Kamilar, JM, Great ranging associated with greater reproductive investment in mammals., Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America, vol. 106 no. 1 (January, 2009), pp. 192-196
  59. Carter, ML; Pontzer, H; Wrangham, RW; Peterhans, JK, Skeletal pathology in Pan troglodytes schweinfurthii in Kibale National Park, Uganda., American Journal of Physical Anthropology, vol. 135 no. 4 (April, 2008), pp. 389-403
  60. Raichlen, DA; Pontzer, H; Sockol, MD, The Laetoli footprints and early hominin locomotor kinematics., Journal of Human Evolution, vol. 54 no. 1 (January, 2008), pp. 112-117
  61. Lordkipanidze, D; Jashashvili, T; Vekua, A; Ponce de León, MS; Zollikofer, CPE; Rightmire, GP; Pontzer, H; Ferring, R; Oms, O; Tappen, M; Bukhsianidze, M; Agusti, J; Kahlke, R; Kiladze, G; Martinez-Navarro, B; Mouskhelishvili, A; Nioradze, M; Rook, L, Postcranial evidence from early Homo from Dmanisi, Georgia., Nature, vol. 449 no. 7160 (September, 2007), pp. 305-310
  62. Sockol, MD; Raichlen, DA; Pontzer, H, Chimpanzee locomotor energetics and the origin of human bipedalism., Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America, vol. 104 no. 30 (July, 2007), pp. 12265-12269
  63. Pontzer, H, Effective limb length and the scaling of locomotor cost in terrestrial animals., The Journal of Experimental Biology, vol. 210 no. Pt 10 (May, 2007), pp. 1752-1761
  64. Pontzer, H, Predicting the energy cost of terrestrial locomotion: a test of the LiMb model in humans and quadrupeds., The Journal of Experimental Biology, vol. 210 no. Pt 3 (February, 2007), pp. 484-494
  65. Lieberman, DE; Raichlen, DA; Pontzer, H; Bramble, DM; Cutright-Smith, E, The human gluteus maximus and its role in running., The Journal of Experimental Biology, vol. 209 no. Pt 11 (June, 2006), pp. 2143-2155
  66. Pontzer, H; Wrangham, RW, Ontogeny of ranging in wild chimpanzees, International Journal of Primatology, vol. 27 no. 1 (February, 2006), pp. 295-309
  67. Pontzer, H; Lieberman, DE; Momin, E; Devlin, MJ; Polk, JD; Hallgrímsson, B; Cooper, DM, Trabecular bone in the bird knee responds with high sensitivity to changes in load orientation., The Journal of Experimental Biology, vol. 209 no. Pt 1 (January, 2006), pp. 57-65
  68. Pontzer, H, A new model predicting locomotor cost from limb length via force production., The Journal of Experimental Biology, vol. 208 no. Pt 8 (April, 2005), pp. 1513-1524
  69. Pontzer, H; Wrangham, RW, Climbing and the daily energy cost of locomotion in wild chimpanzees: implications for hominoid locomotor evolution., Journal of Human Evolution, vol. 46 no. 3 (March, 2004), pp. 317-335

Papers Presented/Symposia/Abstracts

  1. Ocobock, C; Overbeck, A; Carlson, C; Royer, C; Mervenne, A; Thurber, C; Dugas, LR; Carlson, B; Pontzer, H, Sustained high levels of physical activity lead to improved performance among "Race Across the USA" athletes., American Journal of Physical Anthropology, vol. 168 no. 4 (April, 2019), pp. 789-794, WILEY
  2. Hora, M; Pontzer, H; Sladek, V, Persistence hunting in Levant: Both Neandertals and modern humans could run down a horse, American Journal of Physical Anthropology, vol. 168 (March, 2019), pp. 107-107, WILEY
  3. Kozma, EE; Pontzer, H; Sanz, C; Morgan, D, Arboreal Positional Behavior in Humans, Chimpanzees, and Gorillas, American Journal of Physical Anthropology, vol. 168 (March, 2019), pp. 131-131, WILEY
  4. Swanson, ZS; Pontzer, H; Luke, A; Dugas, LR; Steiper, ME, The effect of the alpha-actinin 3 (ACTN3) R577X polymorphism and mtDNA on energy expenditure in modern humans, American Journal of Physical Anthropology, vol. 168 (March, 2019), pp. 242-243, WILEY
  5. Sayre, MK; Pontzer, H; Wood, BA; Alexander, GA; Raichlen, DA, Influence of physical activity on aging and frailty in human foragers, American Journal of Physical Anthropology, vol. 168 (March, 2019), pp. 217-217, WILEY
  6. Wood, BM; Harris, JA; Vashro, L; Sayre, MK; Raichlen, DA; Pontzer, H; Sancilio, A; Berbesque, JC; Crittenden, AN; Mabulla, AZP; Jones, JH; Cashdan, E, Hadza Hunter-Gatherers Exhibit Gender Differences in Space Use and Spatial Cognition Consistent with the Ecology of Male and Female Targeted Foods, American Journal of Physical Anthropology, vol. 168 (March, 2019), pp. 273-274, WILEY
  7. Pontzer, H; Brown, MH; Raichlen, DA; Wood, BM; Luke, A; Dugas, LR; Ross, SR, Water throughput in humans and apes, American Journal of Human Biology : the Official Journal of the Human Biology Council, vol. 31 no. 2 (March, 2019), pp. 1 pages, WILEY
  8. Urlacher, SS; Snodgrass, JJ; Dugas, LR; Madimenos, FC; Sugiyama, LS; Pontzer, H, The energetic ecology of childhood: Tradeoffs in energy allocation and the impact of market integration on ontogeny and health, American Journal of Human Biology : the Official Journal of the Human Biology Council, vol. 31 no. 2 (March, 2019), pp. 1 pages, WILEY
  9. Levy, SB; Sancilio, A; Christopher, L; Madimenos, FC; Urlacher, SS; Snodgrass, JJ; Sugiyama, LS; Pontzer, H; Bribiescas, RG, An assessment of urinary triiodothyronine (T3) levels as a biomarker of thyroid hormone action: preliminary data from the Shuar Health and Life History Project, American Journal of Human Biology : the Official Journal of the Human Biology Council, vol. 31 no. 2 (March, 2019), pp. 1 pages, WILEY
  10. Machanda, Z; Brazeau, N; Castillo, E; Otarola-Castillo, E; Pontzer, H; Emery Thompson, M; Muller, M; Wrangham, R, MUSCULOSKELETAL GROWTH IN WILD CHIMPANZEES WITH IMPLICATIONS FOR SOCIAL BEHAVIOR, American Journal of Primatology, vol. 80 (December, 2018), pp. 1 pages, WILEY
  11. Willis, EA; Saint-Maurice, PF; Pontzer, H; Matthews, CE, Is More Physical Activity Always Better? Constrained vs Additive Total Energy Expenditure Models., Medicine and Science in Sports and Exercise, vol. 50 no. 5 (May, 2018), pp. 841-841, LIPPINCOTT WILLIAMS & WILKINS
  12. Eyre, J; Pontzer, H, The Effect of bi-iliac breadth on thermoregulation during running, American Journal of Physical Anthropology, vol. 165 (April, 2018), pp. 80-81, WILEY
  13. Castillo, ER; Pontzer, H, Locomotor-respiratory dynamics and gait frequency tuning in humans, American Journal of Physical Anthropology, vol. 165 (April, 2018), pp. 43-44, WILEY
  14. Urlacher, SS; Snodgrass, JJ; Dugas, LR; Sugiyama, LS; Pontzer, H, Direct measures of total and resting energy expenditure among Shuar forager-horticulturalist children: Evolutionary and epidemiological implications, American Journal of Physical Anthropology, vol. 165 (April, 2018), pp. 281-281, WILEY
  15. Swanson, ZS; Pontzer, H; Luke, A; Dugas, LR; Steiper, ME, The effect of the angiotensin-converting enzyme (ACE) I/D polymorphism on energy expenditure in modern humans, American Journal of Physical Anthropology, vol. 165 (April, 2018), pp. 268-268, WILEY
  16. Raichlen, DA; Hamilton, MT; Harris, JA; Hsu, C-H; Keadle, SK; Klimentidis, YC; Marx, TJ; Matthews, CE; Pontzer, H; Sayre, MK; Wood, BM; Zderic, TW; Alexander, GE, Fractal patterns of physical activity in hunter-gatherers suggest universal scaling of daily movement in humans, American Journal of Physical Anthropology, vol. 165 (April, 2018), pp. 218-219, WILEY
  17. Urlacher, SS; Snodgrass, JJ; Kramer, KL; Konecna, M; Pontzer, H; Sugiyama, LS, Objectively Measured Childhood Physical Activity among Small-scale Populations, American Journal of Physical Anthropology, vol. 162 (April, 2017), pp. 389-389, WILEY
  18. Schneider, AL; Burghardt, NS; Pontzer, H, Reduced Immune Investment with Energy Stress: Evidence from a Mouse Model, American Journal of Physical Anthropology, vol. 162 (April, 2017), pp. 349-349, WILEY
  19. Otarola-Castillo, ER; Castillo, ER; Hora, M; Torquato, MG; Warrener, AG; Pontzer, H, walkR: A Software Package to Analyze the Biomechanics of Human Locomotion, American Journal of Physical Anthropology, vol. 162 (April, 2017), pp. 306-306, WILEY
  20. Ramirez, KR; Pontzer, H, Intrinsic Manual Proportions affect the Biomechanics of Suspension, American Journal of Physical Anthropology, vol. 162 (April, 2017), pp. 326-326, WILEY
  21. Kozma, EE; Webb, NM; Harcourt-Smith, WEH; Raichlen, DA; D'Aout, K; Brown, MH; Finestone, E; Ross, SR; Aerts, P; Pontzer, H, Mechanics of Hip Extension Characterize Arboreal-Terrestrial Trade-offs in Hominin Evolution, American Journal of Physical Anthropology, vol. 162 (April, 2017), pp. 251-251, WILEY
  22. Swanson, ZS; Webb, NM; Pontzer, H; Desilva, JM; Harcourt-Smith, WEH, Finite Element Modeling of Talar Loading in Modern Humans with Application to the Hominin Fossil Record, American Journal of Physical Anthropology, vol. 162 (April, 2017), pp. 374-375, WILEY
  23. Pontzer, H, How Much Food do Animals Need to Walk, Run, and Climb? This Much, American Journal of Physical Anthropology, vol. 162 (April, 2017), pp. 320-320, WILEY
  24. Raichlen, DA; Pontzer, H; Harris, JA; Zderic, TW; Hamilton, MT; Wood, BM, Objectively measured physical activity in a hunting and gathering population, American Journal of Physical Anthropology, vol. 162 (April, 2017), pp. 326-326, WILEY
  25. Lieberman, DE; Barak, MM; Rolian, CP; Raichlen, DA; Pontzer, H, Testing hypotheses about hominin locomotor evolution using models not analogies, American Journal of Physical Anthropology, vol. 162 (April, 2017), pp. 262-263, WILEY
  26. Gagnon, C; Steiper, M; Pontzer, H, Body mass index varies with event distances among elite runners but not swimmers, American Journal of Human Biology : the Official Journal of the Human Biology Council, vol. 29 no. 2 (March, 2017), pp. 2 pages, WILEY
  27. Edwards, W; Pontzer, H; Lonsdorf, E, Energy expenditure and physical activity levels in captive tufted capuchins (Cebus apella), American Journal of Physical Anthropology, vol. 159 (March, 2016), pp. 136-136, WILEY-BLACKWELL
  28. Kozma, EE; Raichlen, DA; Wood, BM; Pontzer, H, Determinants of Energetic Costs of Climbing in Humans, Integrative and Comparative Biology, vol. 56 (March, 2016), pp. E116-E116, OXFORD UNIV PRESS INC
  29. Kozma, EE; Raichlen, DA; Wood, BM; Pontzer, H, Energetics and Muscle Use of Human Climbing, American Journal of Physical Anthropology, vol. 159 (March, 2016), pp. 196-196, WILEY-BLACKWELL
  30. Pontzer, H; Raichlen, DA; Harris, JA; Wood, BM, Energetics and Economics of Foraging in Humans and other Apes, American Journal of Physical Anthropology, vol. 159 (March, 2016), pp. 255-255, WILEY-BLACKWELL
  31. Thurber, C; Carlson, B; Ocobock, C; Dugas, L; Pontzer, H, Metabolic Limits and Adaptation in Humans: Daily Energy Expenditure in Race Across the USA Athletes, American Journal of Physical Anthropology, vol. 159 (March, 2016), pp. 314-315, WILEY-BLACKWELL
  32. Finestone, EM; Brown, MH; Ross, SR; Pontzer, H, Videographic analysis of kinematics in great apes: To what extent are gait and posture conserved?, American Journal of Physical Anthropology, vol. 159 (March, 2016), pp. 143-143, WILEY-BLACKWELL
  33. Thurber, C; Carlson, B; Ocobock, C; Dugas, L; Pontzer, H, Metabolic limits and adaptation in humans: Daily energy expenditure in Race Across the USA athletes., American Journal of Human Biology : the Official Journal of the Human Biology Council, vol. 28 no. 2 (March, 2016), pp. 298-298, WILEY-BLACKWELL
  34. Laird, MF; Pontzer, H, Gape cycle kinematic variance and occlusal topography in modern humans, American Journal of Physical Anthropology, vol. 159 (March, 2016), pp. 200-200, WILEY-BLACKWELL
  35. Raichlen, DA; Pontzer, H; Harris, JA; Zderic, TW; Hamilton, MT; Wood, BM, Sitting, squatting, and the evolution of human inactivity, American Journal of Physical Anthropology, vol. 159 (March, 2016), pp. 261-262, WILEY-BLACKWELL
  36. Pontzer, H; Brown, MH; Dunsworth, HM; Ross, SR, Humans, the high-energy ape: hominoid energetics and life history evolution, American Journal of Physical Anthropology, vol. 156 (March, 2015), pp. 255-255, WILEY-BLACKWELL
  37. Trumble, BC; Cummings, D; Beheim, B; Stieglitz, J; Yetish, G; Pontzer, H; Kaplan, H; Gurven, M, Energetic costs of testosterone: higher testosterone is associated with greater lean muscle mass and total energetic expenditure among Tsimane forager-horticulturalists, American Journal of Physical Anthropology, vol. 156 (March, 2015), pp. 307-308, WILEY-BLACKWELL
  38. Ramirez, KR; Pontzer, H, Estimates of fossil hominin quadriceps physiological cross sectional area from patellar dimensions, American Journal of Physical Anthropology, vol. 156 (March, 2015), pp. 261-261, WILEY-BLACKWELL
  39. Machanda, Z; Brazeau, NF; Castillo, E; Otarola-Castillo, E; Pontzer, H; Thompson, ME; Muller, M; Wrangham, RW, Musculoskeletal growth patterns in wild chimpanzees (Pan troglodytes), American Journal of Physical Anthropology, vol. 156 (March, 2015), pp. 209-209, WILEY-BLACKWELL
  40. Laird, MF; Pontzer, H; Vogel, ER, Chewing efficiency variation with food material properties and masticatory morphology in humans, American Journal of Physical Anthropology, vol. 156 (March, 2015), pp. 197-197, WILEY-BLACKWELL
  41. Kozma, EE; Pontzer, H; Webb, N; Harcourt-Smith, W, Hamstrings, moment arms, and gait mechanics in early hominins, American Journal of Physical Anthropology, vol. 153 (March, 2014), pp. 160-160, WILEY-BLACKWELL
  42. Glasgow, AM; Pontzer, H, Effects of honey consumption and latitude on hunter-gatherer nutritional profiles, American Journal of Physical Anthropology, vol. 153 (March, 2014), pp. 125-125, WILEY-BLACKWELL
  43. Thomas, OO; Harcourt-Smith, WEH; Pontzer, H, Exploring the relationship between anthropoid cuboid morphology and expressed locomotor behavior, American Journal of Physical Anthropology, vol. 153 (March, 2014), pp. 253-253, WILEY-BLACKWELL
  44. Darr, MR; Pontzer, H; Raichlen, DA, A comparison of mediolateral ground forces in humans and chimpanzees, American Journal of Physical Anthropology, vol. 153 (March, 2014), pp. 102-102, WILEY-BLACKWELL
  45. Pontzer, H; Raichlen, DA; Wood, BM; Racette, SB; Delany, JP; Mabulla, AZP; Marlowe, FW; Isler, K; Dunsworth, HM; Schroepfer-Walker, KK; Hare, B; Shumaker, RW; Lonsdorf, EV; Ross, SR, Daily water turn over in humans, apes, and fossil hominins, American Journal of Physical Anthropology, vol. 153 (March, 2014), pp. 210-210, WILEY-BLACKWELL
  46. Ocobock, C; Pontzer, H; Gookin, J, Measuring and predicting daily energy expenditure of highly active humans in natural environments., American Journal of Physical Anthropology, vol. 150 (January, 2013), pp. 210-210, WILEY-BLACKWELL
  47. Webb, NM; Harcourt-Smith, WEH; Pontzer, H, An analysis of the Ardipithecus ramidus pelvis reconstruction using 3D geometric morphometric techniques., American Journal of Physical Anthropology, vol. 150 (January, 2013), pp. 287-287, WILEY-BLACKWELL
  48. Laird, MF; Pontzer, H, Occlusal surfaces and chewing efficiency in modern humans., American Journal of Physical Anthropology, vol. 150 (January, 2013), pp. 176-177, WILEY-BLACKWELL
  49. Darr, MR; Pontzer, H; Warrener, A, The bicondylar angle in modern humans and its relationship to joint stresses and locomotor economy, American Journal of Physical Anthropology, vol. 150 (January, 2013), pp. 108-108, WILEY-BLACKWELL
  50. Green, SA; Pontzer, H, Comparing forelimb skeletal anatomy in gray squirrels and primates, American Journal of Physical Anthropology, vol. 150 (January, 2013), pp. 136-136, WILEY-BLACKWELL
  51. Pontzer, H; Raichlen, DA; Gordon, AD; Schroepfer, KK; Hare, B; Dunsworth, HM; Wood, BM; Irwin, MT; Shumaker, RW; Lonsdorf, EV; Ross, SR, Primate energy expenditure and life history., American Journal of Physical Anthropology, vol. 150 (January, 2013), pp. 223-223, WILEY-BLACKWELL
  52. Raichlen, DA; Pontzer, H; Wood, BM; Mabulla, AZP; Marlowe, FW, Aerobic activity in the Hadza hunter-foragers of Tanzania, American Journal of Physical Anthropology, vol. 147 (January, 2012), pp. 243-243, WILEY-BLACKWELL
  53. Pontzer, H, Relating foraging ecology to locomotor economy and limb length in living apes and fossil hominins, American Journal of Physical Anthropology, vol. 147 (January, 2012), pp. 239-239, WILEY-BLACKWELL
  54. Laird, MF; Pontzer, H, Biomechanical relationships between chewing efficiency and dental morphology in modern humans., American Journal of Physical Anthropology, vol. 147 (January, 2012), pp. 188-188, WILEY-BLACKWELL
  55. Schroepfer, KK; Hare, B; Pontzer, H, Energy expenditure in semi free-ranging chimpanzees measured using doubly labeled water., American Journal of Physical Anthropology, vol. 147 (January, 2012), pp. 263-263, WILEY-BLACKWELL
  56. Maki, JM; Pontzer, H, The relative contributions of the body and the throwing arm to throwing velocity in softball and baseball players, Integrative and Comparative Biology, vol. 51 (March, 2011), pp. E223-E223, OXFORD UNIV PRESS INC
  57. Ocobock, C; Pontzer, H; Gookin, J; Baynes, S, A new multivariate model for predicting daily energy expenditure in active human populations, Integrative and Comparative Biology, vol. 51 (March, 2011), pp. E102-E102, OXFORD UNIV PRESS INC
  58. Dunsworth, H; Warrener, A; Pontzer, H, LIFE HISTORY JUST ISN'T HIP: HUMAN EVOLUTION WITHOUT AN 'OBSTETRIC DILEMMA', Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology, vol. 31 (January, 2011), pp. 102-102, SOC VERTEBRATE PALEONTOLOGY
  59. Wood, BM; Raichlen, DA; Pontzer, H; Jones, JH; Mabulla, AZP; Marlowe, FW, Keeping their friends close? Contrasting models of social association in Hadza hunter-gatherers, American Journal of Physical Anthropology, vol. 144 (January, 2011), pp. 314-314, WILEY-BLACKWELL
  60. Ocobock, C; Pontzer, H; Gookin, J; Baynes, S, Daily energy expenditure in highly active humans in a natural temperate environment., American Journal of Physical Anthropology, vol. 144 (January, 2011), pp. 227-227, WILEY-BLACKWELL
  61. Raichlen, DA; Wood, BM; Pontzer, H; Mabulla, AZP; Marlowe, FW, Levy walks in hunter-gatherers: when are random walks an optimal search strategy?, American Journal of Physical Anthropology, vol. 144 (January, 2011), pp. 246-247, WILEY-BLACKWELL
  62. Dunsworth, H; Pontzer, H; Deacon, T, Energetics-not pelvic constraints-determine human gestation length and altriciality, American Journal of Physical Anthropology, vol. 144 (January, 2011), pp. 129-129, WILEY-BLACKWELL
  63. Pontzer, H; Raichlen, DA; Wood, BM; Mabulla, AZP; Marlowe, FW, Hadza forager energetics and the evolution of the human metabolic strategy., American Journal of Physical Anthropology, vol. 144 (January, 2011), pp. 242-242, WILEY-BLACKWELL
  64. Joganic, JL; Pontzer, H; Verrelli, BC, The hungry brain: An assessment of liver size correlation with brain size as it relates to energy storage trade-offs across primate evolution., American Journal of Physical Anthropology (January, 2010), pp. 135-135, WILEY-LISS
  65. Pontzer, H; Raichlen, DA; Wood, BM, Hominoid daily energy expenditure and the Human Paradox., American Journal of Physical Anthropology (January, 2010), pp. 191-191, WILEY-LISS
  66. Ocobock, C; Pontzer, H; Erez, T; Maki, J, Climatic and physiological constraints on human body size and shape., American Journal of Physical Anthropology (January, 2010), pp. 180-180, WILEY-LISS
  67. Ocobock, CJ; Pontzer, H; Maki, J, Modification of limb inertial properties leads to persistent changes in neural control of walking in humans, Integrative and Comparative Biology, vol. 49 (February, 2009), pp. E283-E283, OXFORD UNIV PRESS INC
  68. Pontzer, H; Kamilar, J, Greater Ranging Associated with Greater Reproductive Investment in Mammals: A New Perspective on Foraging Economics, Integrative and Comparative Biology, vol. 49 (February, 2009), pp. E137-E137, OXFORD UNIV PRESS INC
  69. Pontzer, H; Ocobock, C; Shumaker, RW; Raichlen, DA, Daily energy expenditure in orangutans measured using doubly labeled water, American Journal of Physical Anthropology (January, 2009), pp. 213-213, WILEY-LISS
  70. Erez, T; Smart, WD; Pontzer, H, A new computational method for simulation and optimization of hominin gait, American Journal of Physical Anthropology (January, 2009), pp. 125-125, WILEY-LISS
  71. Foster, AD; Raichlen, DA; Pontzer, H; Sockol, MD, Muscle force production during bent-knee, bent-hip walking in humans., American Journal of Physical Anthropology (January, 2009), pp. 129-129, WILEY-LISS
  72. Ocobock, T; Pontzer, H; Atkinson, E; Shumaker, RW; Wittman, AB, Locomotor developmental timing in humans and other apes, American Journal of Physical Anthropology (January, 2009), pp. 201-201, WILEY-LISS
  73. Wittman, AB; Cowgill, LW; Pontzer, H; Ocobock, C, Waddling and toddling: biomechanical effects of an immature gait., American Journal of Physical Anthropology (January, 2009), pp. 93-93, WILEY-LISS
  74. Raichlen, D; Pontzer, H; Sockol, M, Are Two Legs Better than Four? Comparative Biomechanics & the Evolution of Human Walking & Running, Faseb Journal, vol. 22 (April, 2008), pp. 1 pages, FEDERATION AMER SOC EXP BIOL
  75. Wittman, AB; Pontzer, H, The effect of pelvic dimorphism on locomotor cost: are women less efficient than men?, American Journal of Physical Anthropology (January, 2008), pp. 69-69, WILEY-LISS
  76. Pontzer, H; Raichlen, DA; Sockol, MD, Endurance versus efficiency in humans and chimpanzees: a new look at the old problem of becoming bipedal, American Journal of Physical Anthropology (January, 2008), pp. 173-173, WILEY-LISS
  77. Maki, J; Pontzer, H, A predictive model for hominid lower limb length based on mean annual temperature, day range and body mass., American Journal of Physical Anthropology (January, 2008), pp. 147-147, WILEY-LISS
  78. Orkin, JD; Pontzer, H, Is primate-like grasping needed for fine branch feeding? Terminal branch use in eastern gray squirrels, Sciurus carolinensis., American Journal of Physical Anthropology (January, 2008), pp. 166-166, WILEY-LISS
  79. Watsa, M; Pontzer, HD, Does increased ranging effort lead to fewer wasted menstrual cycles?, American Journal of Physical Anthropology (January, 2008), pp. 218-218, WILEY-LISS
  80. Pontzer, H; Raichlen, DA; Sockol, MD, Locomotor energetics in chimpanzees, humans, and extinct hominins: Contributions of muscular and skeletal anatomy, Journal of Morphology, vol. 268 no. 12 (December, 2007), pp. 1118-1118, WILEY-LISS
  81. Raichlen, DA; Pontzer, H; Sockol, MD, Joint kinetics in chimpanzees and other mammals: Are large bodied primates unique?, American Journal of Physical Anthropology (January, 2007), pp. 194-194, WILEY-LISS
  82. Pontzer, H; Raichlen, DA; Sockol, MD, Contributions of muscular and skeletal morphology to locomotor performance: How much can bones tell us about locomotion?, American Journal of Physical Anthropology (January, 2007), pp. 191-191, WILEY-LISS
  83. Pontzer, H; Raichlen, DA; Sockol, MD, Niche expansion of a cryptic primate, Callimico goeldii, during polyspecific associations., American Journal of Physical Anthropology (January, 2007), pp. 191-191, WILEY-LISS
  84. Raichlen, DA; Pontzer, H; Sockol, MD, The energetics of quadrupedal and bipedal locomotion in chimpanzees, Integrative and Comparative Biology, vol. 46 (December, 2006), pp. E114-E114, OXFORD UNIV PRESS INC
  85. Pontzer, H; Raichlen, DA; Lieberman, DE, Is arm swing active or passive during human walking and running?, Integrative and Comparative Biology, vol. 46 (December, 2006), pp. E112-E112, OXFORD UNIV PRESS INC
  86. Pontzer, H, Locomotor energetics and ranging ecology of fossil hominids., American Journal of Physical Anthropology (January, 2006), pp. 148-148, WILEY-LISS
  87. Raichlen, DA; Pontzer, H; Sockol, MD, Energetics of chimpanzee locomotion: Force production during bipedal and quadrupedal walking., American Journal of Physical Anthropology (January, 2006), pp. 150-150, WILEY-LISS
  88. Pontzer, H, Linking locomotor energetics to limb design in terrestrial animals, Integrative and Comparative Biology, vol. 45 no. 6 (December, 2005), pp. 1057-1057, OXFORD UNIV PRESS INC
  89. Pontzer, H; Lieberman, DE; Momin, EN; Devlin, MJ; Polk, JD; Hallgrimsson, B; Cooper, DML, The effect of a "bent-knee" gait on trabecular orientation: an experiment test of Wolff's Law, American Journal of Physical Anthropology (January, 2005), pp. 167-167, WILEY-LISS
  90. Lieberman, DE; Pontzer, H; Cutright-Smith, E; Raichlen, D, Why is the human gluteus so maximus?, American Journal of Physical Anthropology (January, 2005), pp. 138-138, WILEY-LISS
  91. Pontzer, H, The effect of limb length on locomotor performance, Integrative and Comparative Biology, vol. 44 no. 6 (December, 2004), pp. 623-623, OXFORD UNIV PRESS INC
  92. Lieberman, DE; Pontzer, H; Momin, E; Devlin, M; Polk, J; Hallgrimsson, B; Cooper, D, An experimental test of Wolffs law in the knee, Integrative and Comparative Biology, vol. 44 no. 6 (December, 2004), pp. 592-592, OXFORD UNIV PRESS INC
  93. Pontzer, H, The effect of leg length on human locomotor performance, American Journal of Physical Anthropology (January, 2004), pp. 161-162, WILEY-BLACKWELL
  94. Wrangham, RW; Pontzer, H, Chimpanzee juveniles constrain their mothers' gregariousness, American Journal of Physical Anthropology (January, 2004), pp. 211-212, WILEY-BLACKWELL
  95. Devlin, MJ; Pontzer, H; Lieberman, DE; Polk, JP, Trabecular bone orientation in flexed versus extended postures in guinea fowl: A test of Wolffs Law., American Journal of Physical Anthropology (January, 2003), pp. 88-89, WILEY-LISS
  96. Pontzer, H, Climbing behavior and locomotor energetics in wild chimpanzees: Implications for hominin locomotor evolution., American Journal of Physical Anthropology (January, 2003), pp. 170-170, WILEY-LISS