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Martin CH. 2016. Context-dependence in complex adaptive landscapes: frequency and trait-dependent selection surfaces within an adaptive radiation of Caribbean pupfishes. Evolution 69:1406-1422.
Muñoz MM, Anderson PSL, Patek SN. 2017 Mechanical sensitivity and the dynamics of evolutionary rate shifts in biomechanical systems. Proc. R. Soc. B 284: 20162325
Rosario MV, Sutton GP, Patek SN, Sawicki GS. 2016. Muscle–spring dynamics in time-limited, elastic movements. Proceedings of the Royal Society B: Biological Sciences 283(1838)
Jung, SH, Hueston, C, and Bhandawat, V. "Odor-identity dependent motor programs underlie behavioral responses to odors." eLife 4 (January 2015).
Huq E, Wall CE, Taylor AB, 2015. Epaxial muscle fiber architecture favors enhanced excursion and power in the leaper Galago senegalensis. Journal of Anatomy 227, 524-540.
Collins, S., Wiggin, M. B. & Sawicki, G. S. 2015. Reducing the energy cost of human walking using an unpowered exoskeleton. Nature 522: 212-215.
Anderson, P. S. L. and S. N. Patek. 2015. Mechanical sensitivity reveals evolutionary dynamics of mechanical systems. Proceedings of the Royal Society B 282: 20143088.
Santhanakrishnan, A, Robinson, AK, Jones, S, Lowe, A, Gadi, S, Hedrick, TL, & Miller, LA. 2014. Clap and fling mechanism with interacting porous wings in tiny insect flight. J Exp Biol. Online.
Robertson, B. D. and G. S. Sawicki. 2014. Exploiting elasticity: Modeling the inﬂuence of neural control on mechanics and energetics of ankle muscle–tendons during human hopping. Journal of Theoretical Biology 353:121-132.