SICB Annual Meeting 2020
January 3-7, 2020
Austin, TX

Symposium S8: Long Limbless Locomotors Over Land: The mechanics and biology of elongate, limbless vertebrate locomotion


Sponsors: SICB Co-Sponsoring Divisions DCB, DVM, DNNSB, and DAB.

Generously funded by:
   


Organizer

  • Henry Astley



Speakers

S8-1 Monday, Jan. 6, 07:45 ASTLEY, H. C.; C, : Symposium Introduction - Long Limbless Locomotors Over Land: The mechanics and biology of elongate, limbless vertebrate locomotion

S8-2 Monday, Jan. 6, 08:00 ASTLEY, H.C.: Mechanics of Multi-articular Muscles Minimize Moments

S8-3 Monday, Jan. 6, 08:30 JAYNE, BC: What Defines Different Modes of Snake Locomotion?

S8-4 Monday, Jan. 6, 09:00 FU, Q; GART, SW; MITCHEL, TW; KIM, JS; CHIRIKJIAN, GS; LI, C*: Body lateral deformation and compliance help snakes and snake robots stably traverse large steps

S8-5 Monday, Jan. 6, 10:00 WARD, AB*; REDMANN, E; ALQAHTANI, A; SHEIKH, A; MEHTA, RS: East Coast Travel Is An Uphill Battle: Terrestrial locomotion in American Eels

S8-6 Monday, Jan. 6, 10:30 BERGMANN, P.J.*; MANN, S.D.W.; MORINAGA, G.; FREITAS, E.S.; SILER, C.D.: Convergent evolution of vertebral morphology and locomotion in snake-like lizards

S8-7 Monday, Jan. 6, 11:00 TINGLE, JL: Prevalence of Facultative Sidewinding Locomotion in Non-specialist Snake Species

S8-8 Monday, Jan. 6, 11:30 CAPANO, JG*; BRAINERD, EL: Reaction Forces and Rib Function During Locomotion in Snakes

S8-9 Monday, Jan. 6, 13:30 ZAMORE, SA*; ARAUJO, N; SOCHA, JJ: Visual behavior in flying snakes: measurement and exploration with virtual reality

S8-10 Monday, Jan. 6, 14:00 SCHIEBEL, PE*; LIN, B; HUBBARD, AM; CHEN, L; BLEKHERMAN, G; GOLDMAN, DI: Specialization of control strategies in terrestrial slithering snakes.

S8-11 Monday, Jan. 6, 14:30 CHOSET, HM: Geometric Methods for Locomotion in Limbless and Legged Systems

S8-12 Monday, Jan. 6, 15:00 KANO, T.*; ISHIGURO, A.: Decoding Decentralized Control Mechanism Underlying Adaptive and Versatile Locomotion of Snakes



Courtesy of Will Kirk
Courtesy of Phil Bergmann
Courtesy of Henry Astley
Courtesy of Phil Bergmann
Courtesy of Takeshi Kano
Courtesy of Phil Bergmann
Courtesy of Henry Astley