NYCEP Alumnus Profile

Luca Pozzi

Postdoctoral Research Associate German Primate Center (DPZ), Göttingen, Germany


B.A. 2003, University of Torino (Italy) M.Sc. 2006, University of Torino (Italy) Ph.D 2013, New York University




Pozzi L., Bergey, C.M., , Burrell A.S. (2013). The use (and misuse) of phylogenies in investigating primate behavior. Int J Primatol - doi:10.1007/s10764-013-9701-0.
Christina M. Bergey, C.M, Pozzi, L., Disotell, T.R., Burrell, A.S. (2013). A new method for genome-wide marker development and typing holds great promise for molecular primatology. Int J Primatol, 34(2): 303–314 - doi:10.1007/s10764-013-9663-2.
Pozzi L., Gamba M. & Giacoma C. (2013) The use of Artificial Neural Networks in studying lemur vocal communication. In Masters, Gamba, Genin (Eds) “Leaping Ahead: Advances in Prosimian Biology” (Developments in Primatology series by Springer Science). pp. 305-313 - doi:10.1007/978-1-4614-4511-1_34305-313.
Pozzi L., Hodgson, J.A., Burrell A.S., Disotell, T.R. (2011). The stem Catarrhine Saadanius does not inform the timing of the origin of crown Catarrhines. J Hum Evol, 61: 209-210 - doi:10.1016/j.jhevol.2011.02.008
Chiou K.L., Pozzi L., Lynch Alfaro J.W., Di Fiore A (2011). Pleistocene diversification of living squirrel monkeys (Saimiri spp.) inferred from complete mitochondrial genome sequences. Mol Phylogenet Evol,59: 736–745 - doi: 10.1016/j.ympev.2011.03.025.
Pozzi L., Gamba M., Giacoma C. (2010). The use of artificial neural networks to classify primate vocalizations: a pilot study on black lemurs. Am J Primatol, 72:337–348.
Tirelli T., Pozzi L., Pessani D. (2009). Use of different approaches to model presence/absence of Salmo marmoratus in Piedmont (North-Western Italy). Ecol Informatics, 4, 234-242.
Pozzi L., Gamba M., Giacoma C. (2008). Automated bioacoustic identification of lemur species using Artificial Neural Networks. Folia Primatologica 79: 148 [Abstract]
Masters J.C., Boniotto M., Crovella S., Roos C., Pozzi L. & DelPero M. (2007). Phylogenetic Relationships Among the Lorisoidea as Indicated by Craniodental Morphology and Mitochondrial Sequence Data. American Journal of Primatology 69: 6-15.
DelPero M., Pozzi L., Masters J.C. (2006). A composite molecular phylogeny of living lemuroid primates. Folia Primatologica 77 (6): 434-445.
Pozzi L., Gamba M., DelPero M., Giacoma C. (2006). Eulemur Phylogeny: Evidence From Molecular And Acoustic Data. International Journal of Primatology 27(S1): 434. [Abstract]
Pozzi L., Masters J.C., Delpero M. (2005). Lorisoid phylogeny as revealed by morphological and molecular data. Primate Report 72-1, December 2005, p. 34. [Abstract]