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. Patek, SN; Longo, SJ, Evolutionary Biomechanics: The Pathway to Power in Snapping Shrimp., Current Biology, vol. 28 no. 3 (February, 2018), pp. R115-R117 [doi]  [abs].
  2. Green, PA; Patek, SN, Mutual assessment during ritualized fighting in mantis shrimp (Stomatopoda)., Proceedings of the Royal Society of London: Biological Sciences, vol. 285 no. 1871 (January, 2018) [doi]  [abs].
  3. Liu, F; Chavez, RL; Patek, SN; Pringle, A; Feng, JJ; Chen, C-H, Asymmetric drop coalescence launches fungal ballistospores with directionality., Journal of the Royal Society Interface, vol. 14 no. 132 (July, 2017) [doi]  [abs].
  4. Patek, SN; Summers, AP, Invertebrate biomechanics., Current Biology, vol. 27 no. 10 (May, 2017), pp. R371-R375 [doi]  [abs].
  5. Kuo, CY; Ruta, A; Thompson, C; Patek, SN, Extreme asymmetry in the energy transfer rate of trap-jaw ant mandibles, Integrative and Comparative Biology (BioOne), vol. 57 (March, 2017), pp. E318-E318 .