Publikationen / Publications

Journal papers (peer-reviewed)

2015 -

Hunt, A.; Schmidt, M.; Fischer, M.; Quinn, R. (2015): A Biologically Based Neural System Coordinates the Joints and Legs of a Tetrapod. Bioinspiration and Biomimetics 10, 055004. doi:10.1088/1748-3190/10/5/055004

Niederschuh, S.; Witte, H.; Schmidt, M. (2015): The role of vibrissal sensing in forelimb position control during travelling locomotion in the rat (Rattus norvegicus, Rodentia). Zoology 118, 51-62.

Niederschuh, S.; Helbig, T.; Zimmermann, K.; Witte, H.; Schmidt, M. (2017): Kinematic response in limb and body posture depending on sensory feedback from carpal sinus hairs in the rat (Rattus norvegicus). Zoology. doi: 10.1016/j.zool.2017.02.001.

Schmidt, M.; Mehlhorn, M.; Fischer, M.S. (2016): Shoulder girdle rotation, forelimb movement, and the influence of carapace shape on locomotion in Testudo hermanni (Testudinidae). Journal of Experimental Biology 219, 2693-2703.

Volkova, T.; Zeidis, I.; Witte, H.; Schmidt, M.; Zimmermann, K. (2016): Analysis of the vibrissa parametric resonance causing a signal amplification during whisking behaviour. Journal of Bionic Engineering 13, 312-323.

 

2010 - 2014

Böttger, M.K; Leuchtweis, J.; Schaible, H.-G.; Schmidt, M. (2011): Videoradiographic analysis of the range of motion in unilateral experimental knee joint arthritis in rats. Arthritis Research and Therapy 13, R79.

Helbig, T.; Voges, D.; Niederschuh, S.; Schmidt, M.; Witte, H. (2014): Characterizing the substrate contact of carpal vibrissae of rats during locomotion. In: Biomimetic and Biohybrid Systems. Lecture Notes in Computer Science Volume 8608, pp 399-401.

Hesse, B.; Nyakatura, J.A.; Fischer, M.S.; Schmidt, M. (2014): Adjustments of limb mechanics in cotton-top tamarins to moderate and steep support orientations: significance for the understanding of early primate evolution. J. Mamm. Evol. 22, 435-450.

Hunt, A.; Schmidt, M.; Arnold, D.; Fischer, M.; Quinn, R. (2014): Dynamic simulation of inter-leg controller for tetrapod coordination. In: Biomimetic and Biohybrid Systems. Lecture Notes in Computer Science Volume 8608, pp 142-153.

Preuschoft, H.; Hohn, B.; Scherf, H.; Schmidt, M.; Krause, C.; Witzel, U. (2010): Functional analysis of the primate shoulder. International Journal of Primatology 31, 301-320.

Schmidt, M. (2011): Locomotion and postural behaviour. Advances in Science and Research 5, 23-39.

 

2005 - 2009

Böttger, M.K.; Weber, K.; Schmidt, M.; Gajda, M.; Bräuer, R.; Schaible, H.-G. (2009): Gait abnormalities differentially indicate pain or structural joint damage in monoarthicular antigen-induced arthritis. Pain 145, 142-150.

Nyakatura, J.; Fischer, M.S.; Schmidt, M. (2007): Gait parameter adjustments of cotton-top tamarins (Saguinus oedipus, Callitrichidae) to locomotion on inclined arboreal substrates. American Journal of Physical Anthropology 135, 13-26.

Schmidt, M. (2005): Quadrupedal locomotion in squirrel monkeys (Cebidae: Saimiri sciureus) – A cineradiographic study of limb kinematics and related substrate reaction forces. American Journal of Physical Anthropology 128, 359-370.

Schmidt, M. (2005): Hind limb proportions and kinematics: are small primates different from other small mammals? Journal of Experimental Biology 208, 3367-3383.

Schmidt, M. (2008): Forelimb proportions and kinematics: How are small primates different from other small mammals? Journal of Experimental Biology 211, 3775-3789.

Schmidt, M.; Fischer, M.S. (2009): Morphological integration in mammalian limb proportions: dissociation between function and development. Evolution 63, 749-766.

Schmidt, M.; Schilling, N. (2007): Fiber type distribution in the shoulder muscles of tree shrews, cotton-top tamarins, and squirrel monkeys related to shoulder movements and forelimb loading. Journal of Human Evolution 52, 401-419.

 

2000 - 2004

Fischer, M.S.; Schilling, N.; Schmidt, M.; Haarhaus, D.; Witte, H. (2002): Basic limb kinematics of small therian mammals. Journal of Experimental Biology 205, 1315-1338.

Preuschoft, H.; Schmidt, M.; Hayama, S.; Okada, M. (2003): The influence of three-dimensional movements of the forelimb on the shape of the thorax and its importance for erect body posture. Courier Forsch.-Inst. Senckenberg 243, 9-24.

Schmidt, M.; Fischer, M.S. (2000): Cineradiographic study of forelimb movements during quadrupedal locomotion in the brown lemur (Eulemur fulvus, Primates: Lemuridae). American Journal of Physical Anthropology 111, 245-262.

Schmidt, M.; Voges, D.; Fischer, M.S. (2002): Shoulder movements during quadrupedal locomotion in arboreal primates. Z. Morph. Anthropol. 83, 235-242.

Witte, H.; Biltzinger, J.; Hackert, R.; Schilling, N.; Schmidt, M.; Reich, C.; Fischer, M.S. (2002): Torque patterns of the limbs of small therian mammals during locomotion on flat ground. Journal of Experimental Biology 205, 1339-1353.

Witte, H.; Fischer, M.S.; Schmidt, M.; Gruber, S.; Ludwig, O.; Hackert, R.; Schilling, N.; Voges, D.; Hoffmann, H.; Preuschoft, H. (2003): Human bipedality: mechanical preconditions and morphological adaptations. Courier Forsch.-Inst. Senckenberg 243, 25-34.

 

Book chapters

Schmidt, M. (submitted): Die Zelle – elementare Einheit des Lebens. 55 Textseiten zuzgl. Abbn. In: Kurzes Lehrbuch der Speziellen Zoologie. (ed. V. Storch). Spektrum Verlag, Heidelberg.

Schmidt, M. (submitted): Gewebe – strukturelle und funktionelle Differenzierung von Zellen. 35 Textseiten zuzgl. Abbn. In: Kurzes Lehrbuch der Speziellen Zoologie. (ed. V. Storch). Spektrum Verlag, Heidelberg.

Schmidt, M. (submitted): Die Körperöberfläche (Integument). Ca. 15 Textseiten zuzgl. Abbn. In: Kurzes Lehrbuch der Speziellen Zoologie. (ed. V. Storch). Spektrum Verlag, Heidelberg.

Schmidt, M.; Krause, C. (2011): Scapula movements and their contribution to three-dimensional forelimb excursions in quadruped primates. In: Primate Locomotion: Linking Field and Laboratory Research. (eds. K. D’Aout & E.E. Vereecke). pp. 83-108. Book in the series “Developments in Primatology: Progress and Prospects” Series Editor R.H. Tuttle, Springer Science & Business Media LLC, New York.

Schmidt, M. (2014): Primates. In: Lehrbuch der Speziellen Zoologie. Band 2 Wirbel- oder Schädeltiere. 3. Aufl. (eds. W. Westheide & G. Rieger) pp. 515-543. Spektrum Verlag, Heidelberg.

Schmidt, M. (2010): Primates. In: Lehrbuch der Speziellen Zoologie. Band 2 Wirbel- oder Schädeltiere. 2. Aufl. (eds. W. Westheide & G. Rieger) pp. 564-592. Spektrum Verlag, Heidelberg.

Schmidt, M. (2006): Primate Locomotion. In: Encyclopedia of Anthropology. (ed. J. Birx) pp. 1938- 1939. SAGE Publications, Thousand Oaks, California.

Witte, H.; Hackert, R.; Lilje, K.E.; Schwerda, D.; Schilling, N.; Schmidt, M.; Freitag, S.; Seyfarth, A.; Ilg, W.; Blickhan, R.; Fischer, M.S.  (2001): Some principles and some constraints of scaling in the locomotor apparatus of quadruped animals and animates. In: Similarity Methods. (eds. B. Kröplin, S. Rudolph, S. Brückner) pp. 149-151. Institut für Statik und Dynamik der Raumfahrtkonstruktionen der Universität Stuttgart, Stuttgart.

Witte, H.; Schilling, N.; Hoffmann, H. Hackert, R.; Voges, D.; Lilje, K.E.; Schmidt, M.; Fischer, M.S. (2002): Der Rumpf wird vom Menschen und von anderen Säugetieren systematisch für die Fortbewegung genutzt. In: Prävention von arbeitsbedingten Gesundheitsgefahren und Erkrankungen. (eds. R. Grieshaber, W. Schneider & Scholle, H.C.) pp. 291-304. 8. Erfurter Tage. Monade agentur für kommunikation, Leipzig.

Witte, H.; Fischer, M.S.; Schmidt, M.; Gruber, S.; Ludwig, o; Hackert, R.; Schilling, N.; Voges, D.; Hoffmann, H.; Preuschoft, H. (2003): Human bipedality: mechanical preconditions and morphological adaptation. In: Walking upright. (eds. J.L. Franzen, M. Köhler, S. Moyà-Solà) pp. 25-35. Results of the 13th International Senckenberg Conference at the Reimers Foundation Bad Homburg v.d.H. and at the Senckenberg Research Institut, Frankfurt am Main.