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2022. A.R. Cuff, O. E. Demuth, K. Michel, A. Otero, R. Pintore, D. T. Polet, A. L. A. Wiseman, J. R. Hutchinson. Walking– and running and jumping– with dinosaurs and their cousins, viewed through the lens of evolutionary biomechanics. Integrative and Comparative Biology: icac049 doi:10.1093/icb/icac049 (Free Access)

2022. Polet DT, Bertram JEA. Competing models of work in quadrupedal walking: center of mass work is insufficient to explain stereotypical gait. Frontiers in Bioengineering and Biotechnology 10: 826336 doi:10.3389/fbioe.2022.826336

2022Polet DT, Hutchinson JR. Estimating gaits of an ancient crocodile-line archosaur through trajectory optimization, with comparison to fossil tracways. Frontiers in Bioengineering and Biotechnology 9: 800311 doi:10.3389/fbioe.2021.800311

2021. Polet DT. The Murphy number: how pitch moment of inertia dictates quadrupedal walking and running energetics. Journal of Experimental Biology 224: jeb228296 doi:10.1242/jeb.228296

2019. Polet DT, Bertram JEA. An inelastic quadrupedal model discovers four-beat walking, two-beat running, and pseudo-elastic actuation as energetically optimal. PLOS Computational Biology 15(11): e1007444 doi:10.1371/journal.pcbi.1007444


2018. Polet DT, Schroeder RT, Bertram JEA. Reducing gravity takes the bounce out of running. Journal of Experimental Biology 221(3):jeb162024 doi:10.1242/jeb.162024.


2015. Polet DT, Rival DE. Rapid area change in pitch-up manoeuvres of small perching birds. Bioinspiration and Biomimetics 20(6):066004 doi:10.1088/1748-3190/10/6/066004.


2015. Polet DT, Flynn MR, Sperling FAH. A mathematical model to capture complex microstructure orientation on insect wings. PLOS ONE 10(10):e0138282 doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0138282


2015. Polet DT, Rival DE, Weymouth GD. Unsteady dynamics of rapid perching manoeuvres. Journal of Fluid Mechanics 767:323-341 doi:10.1017/jfm.2015.61


2013. Sutherland BR, Polet D, Campbell M. Gravity currents shoaling on a slope. Physics of Fluids 25(8): 086604 doi:10.1063/1.4818440

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