KUMAKURA Hiroo

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Name
KUMAKURA Hiroo
Affiliation
Osaka University
Section
Graduate School of Human Sciences, Department of Human Sciences
Degree
MA(Osaka University), DMSc(Showa University)

Research Interests

 
 

Research Areas

 
 

Academic & Professional Experience

 
1984
 - 
1990
Research Associate, Showa University School of Medicine.
 
1990
 - 
1992
Lecturer, Showa University School of Medicine.
 
1992
 - 
2000
Associate Professor, Faculty of Human Sciences, Osaka University.
 
2000
 - 
2002
Associate Professor, Graduate School of Human Sciences, Osaka University.
 

Education

 
 
 - 
1982
Graduate School, Division of Human Science, Osaka University
 
 
 - 
1980
Faculty of Human Science, Osaka University
 

Misc

 
Functional analysis of the biceps femoris muscles during locomotor behaviour in some primates.
American Journal of Physical Anthropology   79(3)    1989
Organizztion of the epaxial muscles in terrestrial and arboreal primates.
Folia primatologica   66 25-37   1996
Arboreal locomotor habit and the morphology of the opaxial muscles.
Primate Research   12 89-112   1996
Hiroo KUMAKURA
Journal of Anthropological Society of Nippon   97(4) 513-527   1989
Showa University Journal of Medical Sciences   3(1)    1991

Books etc

 
Functional morphology of the epaxial muscles of chimpanzee.
Thierry, B. etal. (eds. ) Current Primatology Vol. I : Ecology and Evolution, TT4 PROMOTION, Bischlerny   1994   
Morphological diversity of the lorisoid epaxial muscles. In : Topics in Primatology Vol. III
University of Tokyo Press   1992   
Primate bipedalism and quadrupedalism : comparative electromyography
University of Tokyo Press   1985   

Research Grants & Projects

 
Kinesiological Study of the locomotor behaviour of the primates including man.
Comparative morphology of the primate locomotor system