Patrick Semal

Curator Anthropology, Head of section
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Key Publications
I. Crevecoeur, Brooks, A. , Ribot, I. , Cornelissen, E. , en Semal, P. , Late Stone Age human remains from Ishango (Democratic Republic of Congo): New insights on Late Pleistocene modern human diversity in Africa, Journal of Human Evolution, vol. 96, pp. 35-57, 2016.
J. Brecko, Mathys, A. , Dekoninck, W. , Deceukelaire, M. , VandenSpiegel, D. , en Semal, P. , Revealing Invisible Beauty, Ultra Detailed: The Influence of Low Cost UV Exposure on Natural History Specimens in 2D+ Digitization, PLOS ONE, vol. 11, p. e0161572, 2016.
C. Posth, Renaud, G. , Mittnik, A. , Drucker, D. G. , Rougier, H. , Cupillard, C. , Valentin, F. , Thevenet, C. , Furtwängler, A. , Wißing, C. , Francken, M. , Malina, M. , Bolus, M. , Lari, M. , Gigli, E. , Capecchi, G. , Crevecoeur, I. , Beauval, C. , Flas, D. , Germonpré, M. , van$\~$der$\~$Plicht, J. , Cottiaux, R. , Gély, B. , Ronchitelli, A. , Wehrberger, K. , Grigourescu, D. , Svoboda, J. , Semal, P. , Caramelli, D. , Bocherens, H. , Harvati, K. , Conard, N. J. , Haak, W. , Powell, A. , en Krause, J. , Pleistocene Mitochondrial Genomes Suggest a Single Major Dispersal of Non-Africans and a Late Glacial Population Turnover in Europe, Current Biology, vol. 26, pp. 827–833, 2016.
H. Rougier, Crevecoeur, I. , Beauval, C. , Posth, C. , Flas, D. , Wißing, C. , Furtwängler, A. , Germonpré, M. , Gomez-Olivencia, A. , Semal, P. , van der Plicht, J. , Bocherens, H. , en Krause, J. , Neandertal cannibalism and Neandertal bones used as tools in Northern Europe, Scientific Reports, vol. 6, 2016.
Q. Fu, Posth, C. , Hajdinjak, M. , Petr, M. , Mallick, S. , Fernandes, D. , Furtwängler, A. , Haak, W. , Meyer, M. , Mittnik, A. , Nickel, B. , Peltzer, A. , Rohland, N. , Slon, V. , Talamo, S. , Lazaridis, I. , Lipson, M. , Mathieson, I. , Schiffels, S. , Skoglund, P. , Derevianko, A. P. , Drozdov, N. , Slavinsky, V. , Tsybankov, A. , Cremonesi, R. Grifoni, Mallegni, F. , Gély, B. , Vacca, E. , Morales, M. R. Gonzàl, Straus, L. G. , Neugebauer-Maresch, C. , Teschler-Nicola, M. , Constantin, S. , Moldovan, O. Teodora, Benazzi, S. , Peresani, M. , Coppola, D. , Lari, M. , Ricci, S. , Ronchitelli, A. , Valentin, F. , Thevenet, C. , Wehrberger, K. , Grigorescu, D. , Rougier, H. , Crevecoeur, I. , Flas, D. , Semal, P. , Mannino, M. A. , Cupillard, C. , Bocherens, H. , Conard, N. J. , Harvati, K. , Moiseyev, V. , Drucker, D. G. , Svoboda, J. , Richards, M. P. , Caramelli, D. , Pinhasi, R. , Kelso, J. , Patterson, N. , Krause, J. , Pääbo, S. , en Reich, D. , The genetic history of Ice Age Europe, Nature, vol. advance online publication, 2016.

2016

C. Posth, Renaud, G. , Mittnik, A. , Drucker, D. G. , Rougier, H. , Cupillard, C. , Valentin, F. , Thevenet, C. , Furtwängler, A. , Wißing, C. , Francken, M. , Malina, M. , Bolus, M. , Lari, M. , Gigli, E. , Capecchi, G. , Crevecoeur, I. , Beauval, C. , Flas, D. , Germonpré, M. , van$\~$der$\~$Plicht, J. , Cottiaux, R. , Gély, B. , Ronchitelli, A. , Wehrberger, K. , Grigourescu, D. , Svoboda, J. , Semal, P. , Caramelli, D. , Bocherens, H. , Harvati, K. , Conard, N. J. , Haak, W. , Powell, A. , en Krause, J. , Pleistocene Mitochondrial Genomes Suggest a Single Major Dispersal of Non-Africans and a Late Glacial Population Turnover in Europe, Current Biology, vol. 26, pp. 827–833, 2016.
H. Rougier, Crevecoeur, I. , Beauval, C. , Posth, C. , Flas, D. , Wißing, C. , Furtwängler, A. , Germonpré, M. , Gomez-Olivencia, A. , Semal, P. , van der Plicht, J. , Bocherens, H. , en Krause, J. , Neandertal cannibalism and Neandertal bones used as tools in Northern Europe, Scientific Reports, vol. 6, 2016.
Q. Fu, Posth, C. , Hajdinjak, M. , Petr, M. , Mallick, S. , Fernandes, D. , Furtwängler, A. , Haak, W. , Meyer, M. , Mittnik, A. , Nickel, B. , Peltzer, A. , Rohland, N. , Slon, V. , Talamo, S. , Lazaridis, I. , Lipson, M. , Mathieson, I. , Schiffels, S. , Skoglund, P. , Derevianko, A. P. , Drozdov, N. , Slavinsky, V. , Tsybankov, A. , Cremonesi, R. Grifoni, Mallegni, F. , Gély, B. , Vacca, E. , Morales, M. R. Gonzàl, Straus, L. G. , Neugebauer-Maresch, C. , Teschler-Nicola, M. , Constantin, S. , Moldovan, O. Teodora, Benazzi, S. , Peresani, M. , Coppola, D. , Lari, M. , Ricci, S. , Ronchitelli, A. , Valentin, F. , Thevenet, C. , Wehrberger, K. , Grigorescu, D. , Rougier, H. , Crevecoeur, I. , Flas, D. , Semal, P. , Mannino, M. A. , Cupillard, C. , Bocherens, H. , Conard, N. J. , Harvati, K. , Moiseyev, V. , Drucker, D. G. , Svoboda, J. , Richards, M. P. , Caramelli, D. , Pinhasi, R. , Kelso, J. , Patterson, N. , Krause, J. , Pääbo, S. , en Reich, D. , The genetic history of Ice Age Europe, Nature, vol. advance online publication, 2016.
I. Crevecoeur, Brooks, A. , Ribot, I. , Cornelissen, E. , en Semal, P. , Late Stone Age human remains from Ishango (Democratic Republic of Congo): New insights on Late Pleistocene modern human diversity in Africa, Journal of Human Evolution, vol. 96, pp. 35-57, 2016.
J. Brecko, Mathys, A. , Dekoninck, W. , Deceukelaire, M. , VandenSpiegel, D. , en Semal, P. , Revealing Invisible Beauty, Ultra Detailed: The Influence of Low Cost UV Exposure on Natural History Specimens in 2D+ Digitization, PLOS ONE, vol. 11, p. e0161572, 2016.

2015

A. Mathys, Brecko, J. , Van den Spiegel, D. , Cammaert, L. , en Semal, P. , Bringing Collections to the Digital Era: 3 Examples of Integrated High Resolution Digitisations Projects, in Proceedings of the Digital Heritage 2015, 2015, pp. 1-4.
C. Wißing, Crevecoeur, I. , Germonpré, M. , Krause, J. , Naito, Y. , Posth, C. , Rougier, H. , Semal, P. , en Bocherens, H. , Insight from stable isotopes into the ecology of late Neandertals, in Hugo Obermaier Conference, 2015, pp. 76-77.
A. Mathys, Brecko, J. , Van den Spiegel, D. , en Semal, P. , 3D and Challenging Materials: Guidelines for Different 3D Digitisation Methods for Museum Collections with Varying Material Optical Properties., in Proceedings of the 2nd international Congress on Digital Heritage 2015, Granada, 2015.
H. Rougier, Crevecoeur, I. , Beauval, C. , Bocherens, H. , Flas, D. , Germonpré, M. , Gomez-Olivencia, A. , Krause, J. , Posth, C. , Semal, P. , van der Plicht, J. , en Wissing, C. , First evidence of Neandertal cannibalism in Northern Europe: the case of the “Troisieme Caverne” of Goyet (Belgium), Abstracts of the Paleoanthropology Society Meeting, 2015.
T. Chapman, Sholukha, V. , Semal, P. , Louryan, S. , Rooze, M. , en Jan, S. Van Sint, Femoral curvature variability in modern humans using three-dimensional quadric surface fitting, Surgical Radiological and Anatomy journal, vol. 37, pp. 1169-77, 2015.
T. Chapman, Semal, P. , Moiseev, F. , Sholukha, V. , Louryan, S. , Rooze, M. , en S Jan, V. Sint, Reconstruction et analyse biomécanique du Neandertal «$\~$Spy II$\~$» en utilisant le logiciel lhpFusionBox, Morphologie, vol. 99, p. 83, 2015.
C. Wißing, Rougier, H. , Crevecoeur, I. , Germonpré, M. , Naito, Y. I. , Semal, P. , en Bocherens, H. , Isotopic evidence for dietary ecology of Late Neandertals in North-Western Europe, Quaternary International, vol. 411, pp. 327-345, 2015.
B. Beyer, Chapman, T. , Sholukha, V. , Semal, P. , Feipel, V. , Louryan, S. , en S Jan, V. Sint, Géométrie et morphométrie des côtes$\~$: de Kebara 2$\~$à l{'}humain moderne, Morphologie, vol. 99, p. 96, 2015.

2014

L. Cammaert, Jadin, I. , en Semal, P. , Trésors d'un autre âge. Sur la piste des premiers Hommes dans nos contrées, in Trésor ? / Trésor ! Archéologie au coeur de l'Europe", Catalogue du Musée Royal de Mariemon, publication\_type= type D. E. M. G. Editions Safran, 2014, p. 13 p.
C. Wißing, Bocherens, H. , Crevecoeur, I. , Beauval, C. , Flas, D. , Germonpré, M. , Semal, P. , van der Plicht, J. , en Rougier, H. , Insight into the ecology of Neandertals in North-West Europe : Stable Isotopes and their palaeobiological implications, in MIDDLE PALAEOLITHIC IN NORTH-WEST EUROPE MULTIDISCIPLINARY APPROACHES, 2014, p. 46.
J. Albert Brecko, Mathys, A. , Dekoninck, W. , Leponce, M. , Spiegel, D. Vanden, en Semal, P. , Image stacking: a semi-automated approach allowing high quality mass digitization, in Digital Specimen 2014, Berlin, 2014.
S. Kerkhof, Dekoninck, W. , Brecko, J. , Bouyer, T. , Drumont, A. , Grootaert, P. , en Semal, P. , Afrotropical Saturniidae collection at RBINS: an almost complete and scientific very valuable collection with high potential for future research, in Abstractbook 5the Symposium Entomology in Belgium organized by RBINS and RBES, 28/11/2014, 2014, p. p 31.
J. Brecko, Mathys, A. , Dekoninck, W. , Leponce, M. , VandenSpiegel, D. , en Semal, P. , Focus Stacking: a low budget semi-automated approach allowing high quality mass digitization., in Symposium "Entomology in Belgium 2014", Royal Belgian Entomological Society, Brussels, 2014, p. 24.
P. Semal, Crevecoeur, I. , en Rougier, H. , The adult Neandertals from Spy and the variability of Late Neandertals, in MIDDLE PALAEOLITHIC IN NORTH-WEST EUROPE MULTIDISCIPLINARY APPROACHES, 2014, p. 41.
H. Rougier, Crevecoeur, I. , Beauval, C. , Flas, D. , Bocherens, H. , Wißing, C. , Germonpré, M. , Semal, P. , en van der Plicht, J. , New fossils at the "Troisième caverne" of Goyet (Belgium) and the mortuary practices of Late Neandertals, in MIDDLE PALAEOLITHIC IN NORTH-WEST EUROPE MULTIDISCIPLINARY APPROACHES, 2014, p. 35.
A. Mathys, Brecko, J. , en Semal, P. , Cost Evaluation of 3D Digitisation Techniques, in 3D/4D Documentation in Cultural Heritage, 2014, pp. 17-25.
W. Dekoninck, Brecko, J. , Grootaert, P. , en Semal, P. , Formicidae type specimens of Jean Bondroit stored at RBINS.. Abstractbook 5the Symposium Entomology in Belgium organized by RBINS and RBES, 28/11/2014, p 26, 2014.
J. Brecko, Mathys, A. , Dekoninck, W. , Leponce, M. , Spiegel, D. Vanden, en Semal, P. , Focus stacking: Comparing commercial top-end set-ups with a semi-automatic low budget approach. A possible solution for mass digitization of type specimens, Zookeys, vol. 464, pp. 1-23, 2014.
I. Crevecoeur, Skinner, M. M. , Bailey, S. E. , Gunz, P. , Bortoluzzi, S. , Brooks, A. S. , Burlet, C. , Cornelissen, E. , De Clerck, N. , Maureille, B. , Semal, P. , Vanbrabant, Y. , en Wood, B. , First Early Hominin from Central Africa (Ishango, Democratic Republic of Congo), PLoS ONE, vol. 9, p. e84652, 2014.
T. Chapman, Lefevre, P. , Semal, P. , Moiseev, F. , Sholukha, V. , Louryan, S. , Rooze, M. , en Jan, S. Van Sint, Sex determination using the Probabilistic Sex Diagnosis (DSP: Diagnose Sexuelle Probabiliste) tool in a virtual environment., Forensic Science International, vol. 234, pp. 189 (e1-8), 2014.
T. Higham, Douka, K. , Wood, R. , Ramsey, C. Bronk, Brock, F. , Basell, L. , Camps, M. , Arrizabalaga, A. , Baena, J. , Barroso-Ruíz, C. , Bergman, C. , Boitard, C. , Boscato, P. , Caparrós, M. , Conard, N. J. , Draily, C. , Froment, A. , Galván, B. , Gambassini, P. , Garcia-Moreno, A. , Grimaldi, S. , Haesaerts, P. , Holt, B. , Iriarte-Chiapusso, M. - J. , Jelinek, A. , Pardo, J. F. Jordá, Maíllo-Fernández, J. - M. , Marom, A. , Maroto, J. , Menéndez, M. , Metz, L. , Morin, E. , Moroni, A. , Negrino, F. , Panagopoulou, E. , Peresani, M. , Pirson, S. , de la Rasilla, M. , Riel-Salvatore, J. , Ronchitelli, A. , Santamaria, D. , Semal, P. , Slimak, L. , Soler, J. , Soler, N. , Villaluenga, A. , Pinhasi, R. , en Jacobi, R. , The timing and spatiotemporal patterning of Neanderthal disappearance, Nature, vol. 512, pp. 306-309, 2014.

2013

T. Chapman, Semal, P. , Sholukha, V. , Moiseev, F. , Balzeau, A. , Stéphane, L. , Rooze, M. , en Serge, V. Sint Jan, Virtual biomechanical analysis of the lower limbs of a Neandertal, in Proceedings of the European Society for the Study of Human Evolution, Leipzig, 2013, vol. 2, p. 61.
H. Rougier, Crevecoeur, I. , Beauval, C. , Flas, D. , Bocherens, H. , Wissing, C. , Germonpré, M. , Semal, P. , en van der Plicht, J. , The First Upper Paleolithic Human Remains from Belgium: Aurignacian, Gravettian, and Magdalenian Fossils at the “Troisième caverne” of Goyet, in PaleoAnthropology 2013, 2013, p. A33.
H. Bocherens, Germonpré, M. , Toussaint, M. , en Semal, P. , Stable isotopes., Anthropologica et Præhistorica, vol. 123/2012, 2013.
P. Semal, Hauzeur, A. , Rougier, H. , Crevecoeur, I. , Germonpré, M. , Pirson, S. , Haesaerts, P. , Jungels, C. , Flas, D. , Toussaint, M. , Maureille, B. , Bocherens, H. , Higham, T. , en van der Plicht, J. , Radiocarbon dating of human remains and associated archaeological material, Anthropologica et Præhistorica, vol. 123/2012, pp. 331-356, 2013.
T. Chapman, Semal, P. , Moiseev, F. , Louryan, S. , Rooze, M. , en Jan, S. Van Sint, Application du logiciel de modélisation musculosquelettique lhpFusionBox à une problématique paléoanthropologique. Spyrou le Néandertalien marche !, Médecine Sciences: M/S, vol. 29, pp. 623-629, 2013.

2012

H. Rougier, Crevecoeur, I. , Beauval, C. , Bocherens, H. , Flas, D. , Germonpré, M. , Semal, P. , en van der Plicht, J. , Des Néandertaliens à la troisième caverne de Goyet (Belgique) et leur gestes mortuaires. Journées de la Société d'anthropologie de Paris, 25-27 janvier 2012, 2012.
H. Rougier, Crevecoeur, I. , Beauval, C. , Bocherens, H. , Flas, D. , Germonpré, M. , Semal, P. , en van der Plicht, J. , New data from and old site : Neandertals at Goyet (Belgium) and their mortuary behavior, Supplement: Program of the 81st Annual Meeting of the American Association of Physical Anthropologists, vol. 147 (S54). American Journal of Physical Anthropology, 2012.
P. Semal, Kennis, A. , Kennis, A. , Beker, A. , Chapman, T. , Jan, S. Van Sint, Crevecoeur, I. , Maureille, B. , Balzeau, A. , en Anelli, M. , Reconstitution hyperréaliste de l'individu Néandertaliens Spy II. Questions, choix et résultats., Bulletins et Mémoires de la Société d'Anthropologie de Paris, vol. 24, pp. 1-39, 2012.
S. Pirson, Flas, D. , Abrams, G. , Bonjean, D. , Court-Picon, M. , Di Modica, K. , ChristelleDraily, C. , Damblon, F. , Haesaerts, P. , Miller, R. , Rougier, H. , Toussaint, M. , en Semal, P. , Chronostratigraphic context of the Middle to Upper Palaeolithic transition. Recent data from Belgium, Quaternary International, vol. 259, pp. 78-94, 2012.

2010

P. Semal, Hauzeur, A. , Toussaint, M. , Jungels, C. , Pirson, S. , Cammaert, L. , en Pirson, P. , La grotte de Spy (Jemeppe-sur-Sambre; prov. de Namur) : approche historique et synthétique de 130 ans de fouilles et de collections, Anthropologica et Praehistorica, vol. 121, pp. 65-94, 2010.

2009

P. Semal, Crevecoeur, I. , Hauzeur, A. , Jungels, C. , Flas, D. , Balzeau, A. , Cammaert, L. , Germonpré, M. , Maureille, B. , Pirson, S. , en Toussaint, M. , Le réexamen des collections de Spy., in Paléolithique moyen en Wallonie. La collection Louis Eloy., vol. 2, Dmonica K. en C., J. Service du patrimoine culturel, 2009, pp. 201-202.
S. Pirson, Semal, P. , Abrams, G. , Bonjean, D. , Court-Picon, M. , Crevecoeur, I. , Damblon, F. , Di Modica, K. , Draily, C. , Flas, D. , Hauzeur, A. , Higham, T. , Jungels, C. , Rougier, H. , Toussaint, M. , van der Plicht, J. , en Haesaerts, P. , Middle-to- Upper Palaeolithic transition (MUPT): recent data from Belgium., in Abstracts book, 2009.
P. Semal, Rougier, H. , Crevecoeur, I. , Jungels, C. , Flas, D. , Hauzeur, A. , Maureille, B. , Germonpré, M. , Bocherens, H. , Pirson, S. , Cammaert, L. , De Clerck, N. , Hambucken, A. , Higham, T. , Toussaint, M. , en van der Plicht, J. , New data on the late Neandertals: direct dating of the Belgian Spy fossils., American Journal of Physical Anthropology, vol. 138, pp. 421-8, 2009.

2004

E. Gilissen, Smith, T. , Semal, P. , Postnov, A. , en De Clerck, N. , Multituberculate endocranial casts and early mammalian brain evolution, in Book of Abstracts, 2004.
H. Rougier, Crevecoeur, I. , Fiers, E. , Hauzeur, A. , Germonpré, M. , Maureille, B. , en Semal, P. , Collections de la Grotte de Spy: (re)découvertes et inventaire anthropologique, Notae Praehistoricae, vol. 24, pp. 181-190, 2004.

2001

R. Orban, Semal, P. , en Twiesselmann, F. , Sur la biométrie des mandibules et des dents humaines d'Ishango (LSA, République démocratique du Congo), Bulletins et Mémoires de la Société d'Anthropologie de Paris, vol. 13, pp. 97-109, 2001.
M. Toussaint, Orban, R. , Polet, C. , Semal, P. , Bocherens, H. , Masy, P. , en Martin, C. Garcia, Apports récents sur l'anthropologie des Mésolithiques et des Néolithiques mosans, Anthropologica et Præhistorica, vol. 112, pp. 91-105, 2001.

2000

R. Orban, Polet, C. , Semal, P. , en Leguebe, A. , La taille des Néolithiques mosans, in Actes de la Huitième Journée d'Archéologie Namuroise (Rochefort, 25-26 février 2000), 2000, pp. 37-38.
R. Orban, Polet, C. , Semal, P. , en Leguebe, A. , La stature des Néolithiques mosans, Bulletin de l'Institut royal des Sciences naturelles de Belgique, Sciences de la Terre, vol. 70, pp. 207-222, 2000.

1999

P. Semal, Martin, C. Garcia, Polet, C. , en Richards, M. P. , Considération sur l'alimentation des Néolithiques du Bassin mosan : usures dentaires et analyses isotopiques du collagène osseux, Notae Praehistoricae, vol. 19, pp. 127-135, 1999.
R. Orban, Polet, C. , Semal, P. , en Leguebe, A. , La taille des Néolithiques mosans (Belgique)., Bulletins et Mémoires de la Société d'Anthropologie de Paris, vol. n. s., t. 11, p. 496, 1999.

1998

C. Garcia Martin, Semal, P. , Polet, C. , en Orban, R. , Dental microwear analyses of prehistoric and medieval samples., in Abstracts of the 11th Congress of the European Anthropological Association, 1998.

1997

R. Orban, Semal, P. , en Orvanova, E. , Hominid remains from the Northern European Plain: and up-date to the catalogue of fossil hominids, Préhistoire européenne, vol. 11, 1997.

1990

C. Garcia Martin, Semal, P. , Polet, C. , en Orban, R. , Reconstitution du régime alimentaire par l'étude de l'usure dentaire. Application sur quatre populations historiques et préhistoriques de Belgique., Bulletins et Mémoires de la Société d'Anthropologie de Paris, vol. n. s., t. 11, p. 490, 1990.

1989

R. Orban, Semal, P. , en Molleson, T. , La nécropole médiévale de Coxyde (Belgique): propos sur la détermination du sexe., Bulletin de la Société royale belge d'Anthropologie et de Préhistoire, vol. 100, pp. 57-70, 1989.

1988

R. Orban, Semal, P. , Procureur, F. , en Twiesselman, F. , La première prémolaire supérieure : variabilité et évolution de ses dimensions particulièrement chez les Néandertaliens, in L'homme de Neandertal, Liège, 1988, vol. 3: L'Anatomie, pp. 95-101.
01/01/1993 tot 31/12/2018

The Pleistocene fauna in Palaeolithic sites: the human-animal connection

Dit onderzoeksproject is enkel beschikbaar in het Engels

Engels versie

16/11/2010 tot 15/11/2013

Project DIGIT05: catalogues and databases of scientific collections

Dit onderzoeksproject is enkel beschikbaar in het Engels

Engels versie

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