Sheila N Patek, Associate Professor  

Sheila N Patek

Education:
Ph.D., Duke University, 2001
AB, Harvard University, 1994

Office Location: 014 Bio Sci Bldg, Durham, NC 27708
Office Phone: (919) 613-8306
Email Address: snp2@duke.edu
Web Page: http://www.thepateklab.org/
Additional Web Page: http://www.thepateklab.org/

Specialties:
Organismal Biology and Behavior
Evolution
Biophysics

Recent Publications   (More Publications)   (search)

  1. Green, PA; McHenry, MJ; Patek, SN, Context-dependent scaling of kinematics and energetics during contests and feeding in mantis shrimp., The Journal of Experimental Biology, vol. 222 no. Pt 7 (April, 2019) [doi]  [abs].
  2. Patek, SN, The power of extreme movement: evolution, behavior, and biomechanics of mantis shrimp strikes, Integrative and Comparative Biology, vol. 59 (March, 2019), pp. E180-E180, OXFORD UNIV PRESS INC .
  3. Jorge, JF; Harrison, JS; Manos, PS; Patek, SN, Biomechanics of ballistic seed dispersal in the witch hazel (Hamamelis), Integrative and Comparative Biology, vol. 59 (March, 2019), pp. E115-E115, OXFORD UNIV PRESS INC .
  4. Harrison, JS; Porter, ML; Mchenry, MJ; Robinson, HE; Patek, SN, Scaling of elastic mechanisms: the tiny strikes of larval mantis shrimp, Integrative and Comparative Biology, vol. 59 (March, 2019), pp. E330-E330, OXFORD UNIV PRESS INC .
  5. Munoz, MM; Patek, SN; Munoz, M, Biomechanics as a Pacemaker for Evolutionary Diversity, Integrative and Comparative Biology, vol. 59 (March, 2019), pp. E165-E165, OXFORD UNIV PRESS INC .