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1.

The role of hypotheses in biomechanical research.

Rowbottom DP, Alexander RM.

Sci Context. 2012 Jun;25(2):247-62.

PMID:
23045751
2.

Biomechanics: Leaping lizards and dinosaurs.

Alexander RM.

Nature. 2012 Jan 4;481(7380):148-9. doi: 10.1038/nature10797. No abstract available.

PMID:
22217939
3.

Flat and bouncy walking.

Alexander RM.

J Physiol. 2007 Jul 15;582(Pt 2):474. Epub 2007 May 17. No abstract available.

4.

Orangutans use compliant branches to lower the energetic cost of locomotion.

Thorpe SK, Crompton RH, Alexander RM.

Biol Lett. 2007 Jun 22;3(3):253-6.

5.

Obituary: Knut Schmidt-Nielsen (1915-2007).

Alexander RM.

Nature. 2007 Apr 12;446(7137):744. No abstract available.

PMID:
17429390
6.

Biomechanics: stable running.

Alexander RM.

Curr Biol. 2007 Apr 3;17(7):R253-5.

7.

Biophysics. Antennae as gyroscopes.

Alexander RM.

Science. 2007 Feb 9;315(5813):771-2. No abstract available.

PMID:
17289963
9.

Dinosaur biomechanics.

Alexander RM.

Proc Biol Sci. 2006 Aug 7;273(1596):1849-55. Review.

10.

Sprinting and endurance for cyclists and runners.

Alexander RM.

Am J Physiol Regul Integr Comp Physiol. 2006 Mar;290(3):R757. No abstract available.

11.

Mechanics of animal movement.

Alexander RM.

Curr Biol. 2005 Aug 23;15(16):R616-9. Review. No abstract available.

12.

Models and the scaling of energy costs for locomotion.

Alexander RM.

J Exp Biol. 2005 May;208(Pt 9):1645-52. Review.

13.

Physiology. Walking made simple.

Alexander RM.

Science. 2005 Apr 1;308(5718):58-9. No abstract available.

PMID:
15802589
14.

Bipedal animals, and their differences from humans.

Alexander RM.

J Anat. 2004 May;204(5):321-30. Review.

15.

Hitching a lift hydrodynamically--in swimming, flying and cycling.

Alexander RM.

J Biol. 2004;3(2):7. Epub 2004 May 4. Review.

16.

Modelling approaches in biomechanics.

Alexander RM.

Philos Trans R Soc Lond B Biol Sci. 2003 Sep 29;358(1437):1429-35. Review.

17.

Evolution. Enhanced: A rodent as big as a buffalo.

Alexander RM.

Science. 2003 Sep 19;301(5640):1678-9.

PMID:
14500968
18.

Tendon elasticity and muscle function.

Alexander RM.

Comp Biochem Physiol A Mol Integr Physiol. 2002 Dec;133(4):1001-11. Review.

PMID:
12485689
19.

Biomechanics: frogs in and out of phase.

Alexander RM.

Nature. 2002 Dec 12;420(6916):621. No abstract available.

PMID:
12478276
20.

The merits and implications of travel by swimming, flight and running for animals of different sizes.

Alexander RM.

Integr Comp Biol. 2002 Nov;42(5):1060-4. doi: 10.1093/icb/42.5.1060.

PMID:
21680388
21.

Stability and manoeuvrability of terrestrial vertebrates.

Alexander RM.

Integr Comp Biol. 2002 Feb;42(1):158-64. doi: 10.1093/icb/42.1.158.

PMID:
21708705
22.

Damper for bad vibrations.

Alexander RM.

Nature. 2001 Dec 20-27;414(6866):855-7. No abstract available.

PMID:
11780044
23.

Design by numbers.

Alexander RM.

Nature. 2001 Aug 9;412(6847):591. No abstract available.

PMID:
11493899
24.

The development of fatigue quality in high- and low-stressed tendons of sheep (Ovis aries).

Pike AV, Ker RF, Alexander RM.

J Exp Biol. 2000 Jul;203(Pt 14):2187-93.

25.

Energy-minimizing choices of muscles and patterns of movement.

Alexander RM.

Motor Control. 2000 Jan;4(1):45-7; discussion 97-116.

PMID:
10675808
26.

Engineering approaches to chewing and digestion.

Alexander RM.

Sci Prog. 1999;82 ( Pt 2):171-84. Review.

PMID:
10445010
27.

Bioenergetics. One price to run, swim or fly?

Alexander RM.

Nature. 1999 Feb 25;397(6721):651-3. No abstract available.

PMID:
10067887
28.

Muscle geometry.

Alexander RM.

J Physiol. 1998 Oct 15;512 ( Pt 2):315. No abstract available.

29.
30.

News of chews: the optimization of mastication.

Alexander RM.

Nature. 1998 Jan 22;391(6665):329. No abstract available.

PMID:
9450740
31.

A theory of metabolic costs for bipedal gaits.

Minetti AE, Alexander RM.

J Theor Biol. 1997 Jun 21;186(4):467-76.

PMID:
9278722
32.

A theory of mixed chains applied to safety factors in biological systems.

Alexander RM.

J Theor Biol. 1997 Feb 7;184(3):247-52.

PMID:
9082067
33.

A minimum energy cost hypothesis for human arm trajectories.

Alexander RM.

Biol Cybern. 1997 Feb;76(2):97-105.

PMID:
9116080
34.

Segment inertial properties of primates: new techniques for laboratory and field studies of locomotion.

Crompton RH, Li Y, Alexander RM, Wang W, Gunther MM.

Am J Phys Anthropol. 1996 Apr;99(4):547-70.

PMID:
8779338
35.

Characteristics of ground reaction forces in normal and chimpanzee-like bipedal walking by humans.

Li Y, Crompton RH, Alexander RM, G√ľnther MM, Wang WJ.

Folia Primatol (Basel). 1996;66(1-4):137-59.

PMID:
8953756
36.

The mechanical properties of the human heel pad: a paradox resolved.

Aerts P, Ker RF, De Clercq D, Ilsley DW, Alexander RM.

J Biomech. 1995 Nov;28(11):1299-308.

PMID:
8522543
37.

Allometry. Big flies have bigger cells.

Alexander RM.

Nature. 1995 May 4;375(6526):20. No abstract available.

PMID:
7723836
38.

Springs for wings.

Alexander RM.

Science. 1995 Apr 7;268(5207):50-1. No abstract available. Erratum in: Science 1995 May 5;268(5211):625.

PMID:
7701341
39.

Fatigue rupture of wallaby tail tendons.

Wang XT, Ker RF, Alexander RM.

J Exp Biol. 1995 Mar;198(Pt 3):847-52.

40.

Leg design and jumping technique for humans, other vertebrates and insects.

Alexander RM.

Philos Trans R Soc Lond B Biol Sci. 1995 Feb 28;347(1321):235-48.

PMID:
7777591
41.

Breathing while trotting.

Alexander RM.

Science. 1993 Oct 8;262(5131):196-7. No abstract available.

PMID:
8211137
42.

Optimization of structure and movement of the legs of animals.

Alexander RM.

J Biomech. 1993;26 Suppl 1:1-6. Review.

PMID:
8505345
43.

A model of bipedal locomotion on compliant legs.

Alexander RM.

Philos Trans R Soc Lond B Biol Sci. 1992 Oct 29;338(1284):189-98.

PMID:
1360684
44.

Physiology. The work that muscles can do.

Alexander RM.

Nature. 1992 Jun 4;357(6377):360-1. No abstract available.

PMID:
1594039
45.

Athletics. It may be better to be a wimp.

Alexander RM.

Nature. 1991 Oct 24;353(6346):696. No abstract available.

PMID:
1944526
46.

Energy-saving mechanisms in walking and running.

Alexander RM.

J Exp Biol. 1991 Oct;160:55-69. Review.

47.

Optimization of gut structure and diet for higher vertebrate herbivores.

Alexander RM.

Philos Trans R Soc Lond B Biol Sci. 1991 Aug 29;333(1267):249-54; discussion 254-5.

PMID:
1682960
48.

Optimum timing of muscle activation for simple models of throwing.

Alexander RM.

J Theor Biol. 1991 Jun 7;150(3):349-72.

PMID:
1798332
49.
50.

Elastic mechanisms in primate locomotion.

Alexander RM.

Z Morphol Anthropol. 1991;78(3):315-20.

PMID:
1887661

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