Michael is a multi-disciplinary vertebrate palaeontologist. He leads HKU's Vertebrate Palaeontology Laboratory in the Department of Earth Sciences. He earned a BSc and MSc in geology at UCL and pursued a PhD there on ‘the evolution and biomechanics of dinosaurian tails’ completing in 2012.
Areas of Expertise:
Theropod dinosaurs and bird origins
Evolutionary biomechanics of vertebrates (how dinosaurs and other vertebrates move)
Laser-based fossil imaging that reveals hidden information
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