Paul Gignac, PhD

Assistant Professor of Anatomy and Cell Biology

  • 519 Citations
  • 12 h-Index

Research output per year

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Research Interests

Dr. Gignac studies evolutionary and developmental function of the vertebrate head, including encephalization and feeding biomechanics. He is also a specialist in contrast-enhanced micro-CT imaging techniques

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Research Output

  • 519 Citations
  • 12 h-Index
  • 18 Article
  • 1 Comment/debate
  • 1 Letter
  • 1 Review article

Are endocasts good proxies for brain size and shape in archosaurs throughout ontogeny?

Watanabe, A., Gignac, P. M., Balanoff, A. M., Green, T. L., Kley, N. J. & Norell, M. A., Mar 2019, In : Journal of Anatomy. 234, 3, p. 291-305 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  • 5 Scopus citations

    The utility of DiceCT imaging for high-throughput comparative neuroanatomical studies

    Gignac, P. M. & Kley, N. J., 1 Aug 2018, In : Brain, Behavior and Evolution. 91, 3, p. 180-190 11 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  • The Biomechanics behind Extreme Osteophagy in Tyrannosaurus rex

    Gignac, P. M. & Erickson, G. M., 1 Dec 2017, In : Scientific Reports. 7, 1, 2012.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  • 14 Scopus citations
  • 7 Scopus citations

    A comparison of postnatal arterial patterns in a growth series of giraffe (Artiodactyla: Giraffa camelopardalis)

    O'Brien, H. D., Gignac, P. M., Hieronymus, T. L. & Witmer, L. M., 1 Jan 2016, In : PeerJ. 2016, 2, 1696.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  • 13 Scopus citations