Kiisa Nishikawa
Kiisa Nishikawa
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Neuromechanics: an integrative approach for understanding motor control
K Nishikawa, AA Biewener, P Aerts, AN Ahn, HJ Chiel, MA Daley, ...
Integrative and Comparative Biology 47 (1), 16-54, 2007
Is titin a ‘winding filament’? A new twist on muscle contraction
KC Nishikawa, JA Monroy, TE Uyeno, SH Yeo, DK Pai, SL Lindstedt
Proceedings of the royal society B: Biological sciences 279 (1730), 981-990, 2011
Do arm postures vary with the speed of reaching?
KC Nishikawa, ST Murray, M Flanders
Journal of Neurophysiology 81 (5), 2582-2586, 1999
Paedomorphosis and Simplification in the Nervous System of Salamanders; pp. 137–152
G Roth, KC Nishikawa, C Naujoks-Manteuffel, A Schmidt, DB Wake
Brain, Behavior and Evolution 42 (3), 137-152, 1993
Competition and the evolution of aggressive behavior in two species of terrestrial salamanders
KC Nishikawa
Evolution 39 (6), 1282-1294, 1985
Genome size, secondary simplification, and the evolution of the brain in salamanders
G Roth, KC Nishikawa, DB Wake
Brain, behavior and evolution 50 (1), 50-59, 1997
Storage and recovery of elastic potential energy powers ballistic prey capture in toads
AK Lappin, JA Monroy, JQ Pilarski, ED Zepnewski, DJ Pierotti, ...
Journal of Experimental Biology 209 (13), 2535-2553, 2006
Feeding in frogs
KC Nishikawa
Feeding: Form, Function and Evolution in Tetrapod Vertebrates (ed. K …, 2000
Titin force is enhanced in actively stretched skeletal muscle
K Powers, G Schappacher-Tilp, A Jinha, T Leonard, K Nishikawa, ...
Journal of Experimental Biology 217 (20), 3629-3636, 2014
The evolution of the motor control of feeding in amphibians
SM Deban, JC O'Reilly, KC Nishikawa
American Zoologist 41 (6), 1280-1298, 2001
The mechanics of prey prehension in chameleons
A Herrel, JJ Meyers, P Aerts, KC Nishikawa
Journal of experimental biology 203 (21), 3255-3263, 2000
Evolution of forelimb movement patterns for prey manipulation in anurans
LA Gray, JC O'Reilly, KC Nishikawa
Journal of Experimental Zoology 277 (6), 417-424, 1997
The evolution of neural circuits controlling feeding behavior in frogs
KC Nishikawa, CW Anderson, SM Deban, JC O'Reilly
Brain, behavior and evolution 40 (2-3), 125-140, 1992
Neuromuscular control of prey capture in frogs
KC Nishikawa
Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society of London. Series B …, 1999
Intraspecific spatial relationships of two species of terrestrial salamanders
KC Nishikawa
Copeia, 418-426, 1990
Interspecific aggressive behaviour in salamanders: species-specific interference or misidentification?
KC Nishikawa
Animal Behaviour 35 (1), 263-270, 1987
The kinematics of prey capture and the mechanism of tongue protraction in the green tree frog Hyla cinerea
Journal of Experimental Biology 170 (1), 235-256, 1992
Foraging tactics of a terrestrial salamander: costs of territorial defence
RG Jaeger, KCB Nishikawa, DE Barnard
Animal Behaviour 31 (1), 191-198, 1983
Morphology and mechanics of tongue movement in the African pig-nosed frog Hemisus marmoratum: a muscular hydrostatic model
KC Nishikawa, WM Kier, KK Smith
Journal of Experimental Biology 202 (7), 771-780, 1999
How do ontogeny, morphology, and physiology of sensory systems constrain and direct the evolution of amphibians?
G Roth, U Dicke, K Nishikawa
The American Naturalist 139, S105-S124, 1992
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