Reconstructing hand use in fossil hominins: validating musculoskeletal and finite element models of the third digit for precision grasping and locomotion

Szu-Ching Lu, Evie Vereecke, Alexander Synek, Dieter Pahr, Tracy Kivell

Research output: Contribution to conferencePoster

Original languageEnglish
Publication statusPublished - 2017
EventThe 7th Annual European Society for the Study of Human Evolution Meeting - Leiden, Netherlands
Duration: 21 Sep 201723 Sep 2017

Conference

ConferenceThe 7th Annual European Society for the Study of Human Evolution Meeting
CountryNetherlands
CityLeiden
Period21/09/1723/09/17

Keywords

  • hand use
  • fossil hominins
  • musculoskeletal models
  • finite element models
  • third digit
  • precision grasping
  • locomotion

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Lu, S-C., Vereecke, E., Synek, A., Pahr, D., & Kivell, T. (2017). Reconstructing hand use in fossil hominins: validating musculoskeletal and finite element models of the third digit for precision grasping and locomotion. Poster session presented at The 7th Annual European Society for the Study of Human Evolution Meeting, Leiden, Netherlands.