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  1. Pournazeri, P., P.S. Segre, M. Princevac, and D.L. Altshuler 2013. Hummingbirds generate bilateral vortex loops during hovering: evidence from flow visualization. Experiments in Fluids 54:1439-1450 [ Link ]
  2. Altshuler, D.L., E.M. Quicazan-Rubio, P.S. Segre, K.M. Middleton 2012. Wingbeat kinematics and motor control of yaw turns in Anna's hummingbirds (Calypte anna). Journal of Experimental Biology 4070-84 [ Link ]
  3. Jackson, B. E., P. Segre, K.P. Dial 2009. Precocial development of locomotor performance in a ground-dwelling bird (Alectoris chukar): negotiating a three-dimensional terrestrial environment. Proceedings of the Royal Society B: Biological Sciences 276: 3457-3466 [ Link ]
  4. Dial, K.P., B.E. Jackson, P. Segre 2008. A fundamental avian wing-stroke provides a new perspective on the evolution of flight. Nature 451: 985-989 [ Link ]


Paolo Segre

PhD candidate

Research area: Comparative Physiology
Supervisor: D. Altshuler
History: B.S. General Biology, University of Illinois 2003; M.S. Organismal Biology and Ecology, University of Montana 2006.

the aerodynamics, kinematics, and ecological correlates of maneuvering performance in hummingbirds

Last updated 19 January 2012