Sandy Kawano, Ph.D.

Affiliations: 
2008-2014 Biological Sciences Clemson University, Clemson, SC, United States 
 2014-2016 National Institute for Mathematical and Biological Synthesis 
 2017-2019 Biological Sciences California State University, Long Beach, Long Beach, CA, United States 
 2019- Biological Sciences George Washington University, Washington, DC, United States 
Area:
locomotion, fishes, tetrapods, water-land transition, ecology, evolution, morphology, mechanical properties, bones
Website:
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Kawano S. (2017) Turtle shells have built-in shock absorbers. The Journal of Experimental Biology. 220: 1545-1546
Kawano S. (2017) Flexible fins may help fish climb on land. The Journal of Experimental Biology. 220: 332-333
Moody KN, Kawano SM, Bridges WC, et al. (2017) Contrasting post-settlement selection results in many-to-one mapping of high performance phenotypes in the Hawaiian waterfall-climbing goby Sicyopterus stimpsoni Evolutionary Ecology. 31: 489-516
McInroe B, Astley HC, Gong C, et al. (2016) Tail use improves performance on soft substrates in models of early vertebrate land locomotors. Science (New York, N.Y.). 353: 154-8
Kawano SM, Economy DR, Kennedy MS, et al. (2015) Comparative limb bone loading in the humerus and femur of the tiger salamander Ambystoma tigrinum: testing the 'mixed-chain' hypothesis for skeletal safety factors. The Journal of Experimental Biology
Kawano SM, Blob RW. (2013) Propulsive forces of mudskipper fins and salamander limbs during terrestrial locomotion: implications for the invasion of land. Integrative and Comparative Biology. 53: 283-94
Bohórquez-Herrera J, Kawano SM, Domenici P. (2013) Foraging behavior delays mechanically-stimulated escape responses in fish. Integrative and Comparative Biology. 53: 780-6
Blob RW, Kawano SM, Moody KN, et al. (2010) Morphological selection and the evaluation of potential tradeoffs between escape from predators and the climbing of waterfalls in the Hawaiian stream goby Sicyopterus stimpsoni. Integrative and Comparative Biology. 50: 1185-99
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