Simon J. Greenhill, Ph.D. - Publications

Linguistics Australian National University, Acton, Australian Capital Territory, Australia 
computational phylogenetics, language evolution

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2020 Rzymski C, Tresoldi T, Greenhill SJ, Wu MS, Schweikhard NE, Koptjevskaja-Tamm M, Gast V, Bodt TA, Hantgan A, Kaiping GA, Chang S, Lai Y, Morozova N, Arjava H, Hübler N, et al. The Database of Cross-Linguistic Colexifications, reproducible analysis of cross-linguistic polysemies. Scientific Data. 7: 13. PMID 31932593 DOI: 10.1038/s41597-019-0341-x  0.96
2019 Jackson JC, Watts J, Henry TR, List JM, Forkel R, Mucha PJ, Greenhill SJ, Gray RD, Lindquist KA. Emotion semantics show both cultural variation and universal structure. Science (New York, N.Y.). 366: 1517-1522. PMID 31857485 DOI: 10.1126/science.aaw8160  0.96
2019 Sagart L, Jacques G, Lai Y, Ryder RJ, Thouzeau V, Greenhill SJ, List JM. Dated language phylogenies shed light on the ancestry of Sino-Tibetan. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America. PMID 31061123 DOI: 10.1073/pnas.1817972116  0.68
2019 Hua X, Greenhill SJ, Cardillo M, Schneemann H, Bromham L. The ecological drivers of variation in global language diversity. Nature Communications. 10: 2047. PMID 31053716 DOI: 10.1038/s41467-019-09842-2  0.52
2019 Pacheco Coelho MT, Pereira EB, Haynie HJ, Rangel TF, Kavanagh P, Kirby KR, Greenhill SJ, Bowern C, Gray RD, Colwell RK, Evans N, Gavin MC. Drivers of geographical patterns of North American language diversity. Proceedings. Biological Sciences. 286: 20190242. PMID 30914010 DOI: 10.1098/rspb.2019.0242  0.96
2018 Forkel R, List JM, Greenhill SJ, Rzymski C, Bank S, Cysouw M, Hammarström H, Haspelmath M, Kaiping GA, Gray RD. Cross-Linguistic Data Formats, advancing data sharing and re-use in comparative linguistics. Scientific Data. 5: 180205. PMID 30325347 DOI: 10.1038/sdata.2018.205  0.96
2018 Bromham L, Hua X, Cardillo M, Schneemann H, Greenhill SJ. Parasites and politics: why cross-cultural studies must control for relatedness, proximity and covariation. Royal Society Open Science. 5: 181100. PMID 30225088 DOI: 10.1098/rsos.181100  0.52
2018 Greenhill SJ, Hua X, Welsh CF, Schneemann H, Bromham L. Population Size and the Rate of Language Evolution: A Test Across Indo-European, Austronesian, and Bantu Languages. Frontiers in Psychology. 9: 576. PMID 29755387 DOI: 10.3389/fpsyg.2018.00576  0.52
2018 Kolipakam V, Jordan FM, Dunn M, Greenhill SJ, Bouckaert R, Gray RD, Verkerk A. A Bayesian phylogenetic study of the Dravidian language family. Royal Society Open Science. 5: 171504. PMID 29657761 DOI: 10.1098/rsos.171504  0.96
2017 Greenhill SJ, Wu CH, Hua X, Dunn M, Levinson SC, Gray RD. Evolutionary dynamics of language systems. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America. 114: E8822-E8829. PMID 29073028 DOI: 10.1073/pnas.1700388114  0.96
2017 List JM, Greenhill SJ, Gray RD. The Potential of Automatic Word Comparison for Historical Linguistics. Plos One. 12: e0170046. PMID 28129337 DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0170046  0.96
2016 Kirby KR, Gray RD, Greenhill SJ, Jordan FM, Gomes-Ng S, Bibiko HJ, Blasi DE, Botero CA, Bowern C, Ember CR, Leehr D, Low BS, McCarter J, Divale W, Gavin MC. D-PLACE: A Global Database of Cultural, Linguistic and Environmental Diversity. Plos One. 11: e0158391. PMID 27391016 DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0158391  0.96
2016 Atkinson QD, Coomber T, Passmore S, Greenhill SJ, Kushnick G. Cultural and Environmental Predictors of Pre-European Deforestation on Pacific Islands. Plos One. 11: e0156340. PMID 27232713 DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0156340  0.88
2015 Greenhill SJ. An Online Database of New Guinea Languages. Plos One. 10: e0141563. PMID 26506615 DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0141563  0.96
2015 Watts J, Sheehan O, Greenhill SJ, Gomes-Ng S, Atkinson QD, Bulbulia J, Gray RD. Pulotu: Database of Austronesian Supernatural Beliefs and Practices. Plos One. 10: e0136783. PMID 26398231 DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0136783  0.96
2015 Cardillo M, Bromham L, Greenhill SJ. Links between language diversity and species richness can be confounded by spatial autocorrelation Proceedings. Biological Sciences / the Royal Society. 282: 20142986. PMID 26019157 DOI: 10.1098/rspb.2014.2986  0.96
2015 Watts J, Greenhill SJ, Atkinson QD, Currie TE, Bulbulia J, Gray RD. Broad supernatural punishment but not moralizing high gods precede the evolution of political complexity in Austronesia. Proceedings. Biological Sciences / the Royal Society. 282: 20142556. PMID 25740888 DOI: 10.1098/rspb.2014.2556  0.96
2015 Bromham L, Hua X, Fitzpatrick TG, Greenhill SJ. Rate of language evolution is affected by population size. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America. 112: 2097-102. PMID 25646448 DOI: 10.1073/pnas.1419704112  0.52
2015 Bromham L, Hua X, Fitzpatrick TG, Greenhill SJ. Rate of language evolution is affected by population size Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America. 112: 2097-2102. DOI: 10.1073/pnas.1419704112  0.96
2014 Saslis-Lagoudakis CH, Hawkins JA, Greenhill SJ, Pendry CA, Watson MF, Tuladhar-Douglas W, Baral SR, Savolainen V. The evolution of traditional knowledge: environment shapes medicinal plant use in Nepal. Proceedings. Biological Sciences / the Royal Society. 281: 20132768. PMID 24523269 DOI: 10.1098/rspb.2013.2768  0.96
2014 Koch H, Mailhammer R, Blust R, Bowern C, Daniels D, Francois A, Greenhill S, Joseph B, Reid L, Ross M, Sidwell P. Research priorities in historical-comparative linguistics: A view from Asia, Australia and the Pacific Diachronica. 31: 267-278. DOI: 10.1075/dia.31.2.04koc  0.96
2014 Greenhill SJ. Demographic correlates of language diversity The Routledge Handbook of Historical Linguistics. 557-578.  0.96
2013 Ross RM, Greenhill SJ, Atkinson QD. Population structure and cultural geography of a folktale in Europe. Proceedings. Biological Sciences / the Royal Society. 280: 20123065. PMID 23390109 DOI: 10.1098/rspb.2012.3065  0.96
2012 Bouckaert R, Lemey P, Dunn M, Greenhill SJ, Alekseyenko AV, Drummond AJ, Gray RD, Suchard MA, Atkinson QD. Mapping the origins and expansion of the Indo-European language family. Science (New York, N.Y.). 337: 957-60. PMID 22923579 DOI: 10.1126/science.1219669  0.96
2012 Atkinson QD. Response to comment on "Phonemic diversity supports a serial founder effect model of language expansion from Africa" Science. 335: 1042b. DOI: 10.1126/science.1215788  0.96
2012 Greenhill SJ, Gray RD. Basic vocabulary and Bayesian phylolinguistics: Issues of understanding and representation Diachronica. 29: 523-537. DOI: 10.1075/dia.29.4.05gre  0.96
2011 Dunn M, Greenhill SJ, Levinson SC, Gray RD. Evolved structure of language shows lineage-specific trends in word-order universals. Nature. 473: 79-82. PMID 21490599 DOI: 10.1038/nature09923  0.96
2011 Gray RD, Atkinson QD, Greenhill SJ. Language evolution and human history: what a difference a date makes. Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society of London. Series B, Biological Sciences. 366: 1090-100. PMID 21357231 DOI: 10.1098/rstb.2010.0378  0.96
2011 Levinson SC, Greenhill SJ, Gray RD, Dunn M. Universal typological dependencies should be detectable in the history of language families Linguistic Typology. 15: 509-534. DOI: 10.1515/LITY.2011.034  0.96
2011 Greenhill SJ, Clark R. POLLEX-online: The Polynesian lexicon project online Oceanic Linguistics. 50: 551-559. DOI: 10.1353/ol.2011.0014  0.96
2011 Greenhill SJ. Levenshtein distances fail to identify language relationships accurately Computational Linguistics. 37: 689-698.  0.96
2010 Gray RD, Bryant D, Greenhill SJ. On the shape and fabric of human history. Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society of London. Series B, Biological Sciences. 365: 3923-33. PMID 21041216 DOI: 10.1098/rstb.2010.0162  0.96
2010 Currie TE, Greenhill SJ, MacE R. Is horizontal transmission really a problem for phylogenetic comparative methods? A simulation study using continuous cultural traits Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society B: Biological Sciences. 365: 3903-3912. PMID 21041214 DOI: 10.1098/rstb.2010.0014  0.96
2010 Currie TE, Greenhill SJ, Gray RD, Hasegawa T, Mace R. Rise and fall of political complexity in island South-East Asia and the Pacific. Nature. 467: 801-4. PMID 20944739 DOI: 10.1038/nature09461  0.96
2010 Greenhill SJ, Atkinson QD, Meade A, Gray RD. The shape and tempo of language evolution. Proceedings. Biological Sciences / the Royal Society. 277: 2443-50. PMID 20375050 DOI: 10.1098/rspb.2010.0051  0.96
2010 Greenhill SJ, Drummond AJ, Gray RD. How accurate and robust are the phylogenetic estimates of Austronesian language relationships? Plos One. 5: e9573. PMID 20224774 DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0009573  0.96
2009 Greenhill SJ, Currie TE, Gray RD. Does horizontal transmission invalidate cultural phylogenies? Proceedings. Biological Sciences / the Royal Society. 276: 2299-306. PMID 19324763 DOI: 10.1098/rspb.2008.1944  0.96
2009 Jordan FM, Gray RD, Greenhill SJ, Mace R. Matrilocal residence is ancestral in Austronesian societies. Proceedings. Biological Sciences / the Royal Society. 276: 1957-64. PMID 19324748 DOI: 10.1098/rspb.2009.0088  0.96
2009 Gray RD, Drummond AJ, Greenhill SJ. Language phylogenies reveal expansion pulses and pauses in Pacific settlement. Science (New York, N.Y.). 323: 479-83. PMID 19164742 DOI: 10.1126/science.1166858  0.96
2008 Greenhill SJ, Blust R, Gray RD. The Austronesian Basic Vocabulary Database: from bioinformatics to lexomics. Evolutionary Bioinformatics Online. 4: 271-83. PMID 19204825  0.96
2008 Atkinson QD, Meade A, Venditti C, Greenhill SJ, Pagel M. Languages evolve in punctuational bursts. Science (New York, N.Y.). 319: 588. PMID 18239118 DOI: 10.1126/science.1149683  0.96
2008 Greenhill SJ, Blust R, Gray RD. The Austronesian Basic Vocabulary Database: From bioinformatics to lexomics Evolutionary Bioinformatics. 2008: 271-283.  0.96
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