19982021
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Personal profile

Biography

Alistair is an Associate Professor in the School of Biological Sciences at Monash University.


Alistair's research areas of interest are:

  • teeth and dentitions of mammals
  • functional morphology and biomechanics
  • 3D imaging and analysis
  • morphological evolution
  • evolution and development (evo-devo)
  • body mass evolution

Keywords

  • Functional morphology
  • Evolution
  • 3D imaging and analysis

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Projects 2008 2021

Ecology, morphology and the diversification of Australian lizards

Chapple, D., Evans, A., Sumner, J., Smith Date, K., Melville, J., Hutchinson, M., Muller, J. & Meiri, S.

9/10/189/10/21

Project: Research

A new universal mechanism controlling body proportions in animals

Evans, A., Buenzli, P. R., Jernvall, J. & Dearden, P. K.

1/07/181/07/21

Project: Research

Research Output 1998 2019

Elemental signatures in Australopithecus africanus teeth reveal seasonal dietary stress

Joannes-Boyau, R., Adams, J. W., Austin, C., Arora, M., Moffat, I., Herries, A. I. R., Tonge, M. P., Benazzi, S., Evans, A. R., Kullmer, O., Wroe, S., Dosseto, A. & Fiorenza, L., 15 Jul 2019, In : Nature. 572, p. 112-115 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Gigantic mysticete predators roamed the Eocene Southern Ocean

Marx, F. G., Buono, M. R., Evans, A. R., Fordyce, R. E., Reguero, M. & Hocking, D. P., 1 Apr 2019, In : Antarctic Science. 31, 2, p. 98-104 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

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The extraordinary osteology and functional morphology of the limbs in Palorchestidae, a family of strange extinct marsupial giants

Richards, H. L., Wells, R., Evans, A. R., Fitzgerald, E. M. G. & Adams, J. W., 13 Sep 2019, In : PLoS ONE. 14, 9, 69 p., e0221824.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

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The pre-Pleistocene fossil thylacinids (Dasyuromorphia: Thylacinidae) and the evolutionary context of the modern thylacine

Rovinsky, D. S., Evans, A. R. & Adams, J. W., 2 Sep 2019, In : PeerJ. 7, 41 p., e7457.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

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Press / Media

Early humans breastfed their young for a year, study says

Renaud Joannes-Boyau, Ian Moffat, Justin Adams, Luca Fiorenza & Alistair Evans

15/07/1916/07/19

18 items of media coverage, 2 media contributions

Press/Media: Article/Feature