Sheila N Patek

Associate Professor in the Department of Biology

Office: 
014 Bio Sci Bldg, Durham, NC 27708
Campus Box: 
Box 90338, Durham, NC 27708-0338
Phone: 
(919) 613-8306

Education

  • Ph.D., Duke University 2001

McHenry, MJ, and Patek, SN. "The evolution of larval morphology and swimming performance in ascidians." Evolution 58, no. 6 (June 2004): 1209-1224.

Patek, SN, Korff, WL, and Caldwell, RL. "Biomechanics: deadly strike mechanism of a mantis shrimp." Nature 428, no. 6985 (April 22, 2004): 819-820. Full Text

Patek, SN, Korff, WL, and Caldwell, RL. "Deadly strike mechsanism of a mantis shrimp." Nature 428, no. 6985 (April 22, 2004): 819-820. Full Text

Patek, SN, and Oakley, TH. "Comparative tests of evolutionary trade-offs in a palinurid lobster acoustic system." Evolution 57, no. 9 (September 2003): 2082-2100.

Goldman, JA, and Patek, SN. "Two sniffing strategies in palinurid lobsters." JOURNAL OF EXPERIMENTAL BIOLOGY 205, no. 24 (December 2002): 3891-3902.

Patek, SN. "Squeaking with a sliding joint: mechanics and motor control of sound production in palinurid lobsters." JOURNAL OF EXPERIMENTAL BIOLOGY 205, no. 16 (August 2002): 2375-2385.

Patek, SN. "Squeaking with a sliding joint: Mechanics and motor control of sound production in palinurid lobsters." Journal of Experimental Biology 205, no. 16 (2002): 2375-2385.

Patek, SN. "Spiny lobsters stick and slip to make sound." Nature 411, no. 6834 (May 10, 2001): 153-154. Full Text

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