Collaborators

DAWNDINOS Collaborators and External Experts

We are benefiting from a large team of scientific advisors and collaborators involved in diverse aspects of this project as external experts. Here we focus on those collaborators from outside the RVC, although numerous people at the RVC are also actively involved. Links to personal websites follow, along with brief explanations of their involvements. This list will evolve over time as the project progresses and is not comprehensive.

Vivian Allen RVC Postdoctoral Researcher on DAWNDINOS project until January 2018. (On-going collaborator)

Andrew Cuff  RVC Postdoctoral Researcher on DAWNDINOS project until August 2019. (On-going collaborator)

Simulations/Modelling

Friedl de Groote and Antoine motte dit Falisse (KU Leuven, Belgium): Optimal control simulations

Peter Falkingham (Liverpool John Moores University): dynamic simulations; foot-ground interactions

Julia Molnar (Howard University/NYIT): crocodylomorph modelling

Jeff Rankin (University of Idaho): dynamic simulations and SIMM/OpenSim modelling

Oliver Demuth and Emily Rayfield: Euparkeria form and function

XROMM

Steve Gatesy (Brown University): XROMM experimental design and analysis

Animals

Iri Gill and staff (London Zoo, ZSL): crocodile care and management

Samuel Martin and Antoine Soler (La Ferme aux Crocodiles): crocodile care and management

Fossils

Bhart-Anjan Bhullar and colleagues (Yale University): scanning and modelling of numerous archosauriforms (Poposaurus, sphenosuchian crocodylomorph)

Jonah Choniere and Viktor Radermacher  (University of the Witwatersrand): Heterodontosaurus scanning and modelling

Michelle Stocker and Sterling Nesbitt (Virginia Tech): archosaur palaeobiology and Coahomasuchus aetosaur morphology

Alejandro Otero (La Plata Museum/CONICET, Argentina) and Diego Pol (Museo Paleontológico Egidio Feruglio/CONICET, Argentina): Mussaurus (sauropodomorph) palaeobiology (also Marasuchus, early dinosauriform)

Rafał Piechowski, Mateusz Talanda and Tomasz Szczygielski (University of Warsaw): Silesaurus scanning, modelling and palaeobiology

Agustina Lecuona: Gracilisuchus form and function

We also thank the many museum curators and other staff who have helped us to study fossil specimens.