Literature and survey data to Hipsley & Sherratt (2019)

2019-02-15T06:08:42Z (GMT) by Christy Hipsley Emma Sherratt
Literature and survey data to <b>Hipsley & Sherratt (2019)</b>: Psychology, not technology, is our biggest challenge to open digital morphology data.<div><br></div><div><b>Literature:</b> Number of publications per year for different digitization methods were retrieved through Web of Science’s Science Citation Index (SCI-EXPANDED) using the topic search terms: x-ray comput* tomograph* OR CT; magnetic resonance imag* OR MRI; synchrotron; photogrammetr*. Results were limited to articles in Web of Science categories Anatomy Morphology, Evolutionary Biology, Paleontology, and Zoology. Search performed on 25 June 2018, results for 2018 are not shown. Only three articles prior to 1980 were recovered. Results are summarized in <b>Figure 1a</b>. </div><div><br></div><div><b>Figure 1b</b> shows availability of supporting CT data for 50 papers published between 2014 and 2018 in five journals: <i>Anatomical Record</i>, <i>Journal of Anatomy</i>, <i>Journal of Morphology</i>, <i>Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology</i>, and <i>Zoological Journal of the Linnean Society</i> (10 papers each).</div><div><br></div><div><b>Survey:</b> An online survey was generated on Google Docs and posted to the MORPHMET and geomorph discussion groups. Results can be found here:<br></div><div><br></div><div><br></div><div><br></div><div><br><div><br></div><div> </div></div>