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. Muñoz, MM; Hu, Y; Anderson, PSL; Patek, SN, Strong biomechanical relationships bias the tempo and mode of morphological evolution., Elife, vol. 7 (August, 2018), pp. E160-E160, OXFORD UNIV PRESS INC [doi]  [abs].
  2. Crane, RL; Cox, SM; Kisare, SA; Patek, SN, Smashing mantis shrimp strategically impact shells., The Journal of Experimental Biology, vol. 221 no. Pt 11 (June, 2018) [doi]  [abs].
  3. Ilton, M; Bhamla, MS; Ma, X; Cox, SM; Fitchett, LL; Kim, Y; Koh, J-S; Krishnamurthy, D; Kuo, C-Y; Temel, FZ; Crosby, AJ; Prakash, M; Sutton, GP; Wood, RJ; Azizi, E; Bergbreiter, S; Patek, SN, The principles of cascading power limits in small, fast biological and engineered systems., Science (New York, N.Y.), vol. 360 no. 6387 (April, 2018) [doi]  [abs].
  4. Biewener, A; Patek, S, Animal Locomotion (March, 2018), pp. 256 pages, Oxford University Press  [abs].
  5. Jorge, J; Kumar, A; Sutton, G; Patek, SN, Tick-Tock Tiny Impacts: A Novel Pendulum Mechanism for Measuring the Energetics of Trap-Jaw Ant Strikes, Integrative and Comparative Biology, vol. 58 (March, 2018), pp. E347-E347, OXFORD UNIV PRESS INC .