Life History Strategies, Growth Rates and Microstructural Character Evolution Across the Coelurosaurian/Avialan Transition
Research funded by the National Science Foundation, Division of Earth Sciences
(NSF Award # EAR-0207744)


Our Approach

Histological Analysis

Growth Curve Reconstruction and Developmental Mass Extrapolation

Statistical Analysis of Evolutionary Trends

Qualifications and Research Roles of the PI's

Disclosure of findings and contributions to human resources


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Principle Investigators:

Gregory M. Erickson, Assistant Professor, Department of Biological Science, Florida State University, Tallahassee.

Greg Erickson



Kristi-Curry Rogers, Curator of Paleontology, Science Museum of Minnesota, St. Paul.

Kristi-Curry Rogers


Mark A. Norell, Chair, Division of Paleontology, American Museum of Natural History, New York.

Mark A. Norell



Related Links:

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