Abstracts & Posters

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2012 SFN Error Assessment and Bias Detection in EMG Decomposition Joshua C. Kline
Hamid Nawab
Carlo J. De Luca
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2012 SFN The Control of Motor Units does not maximize Force Production Paola Contessa
Emily C. Hostage
Carlo J. De Luca
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2014 SFN Advantages of the Onion-Skin scheme of motor unit firing during voluntary contractions Carlo J. De Luca
Paola Contessa
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2014 SFN Transposed activation of motor units during oscillatory contractions Paola Contessa
Joshua C. Kline
Carlo J. De Luca
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2014 SFN Statistically sound calculations do not support Common Input and Long-Term synchronization of motor unit firings Joshua C. Kline
Carlo J. De Luca
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2014 WCB Evidence Refuting thTeI CToLmEmon Input Notion for Synchronization of Motor Unit Firings Joshua C. Kline
Carlo J. De Luca
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2015 SFN The notion of Central Fatigue: Findings from a simulation study Paola Contessa
Alessio Puleo
Carlo J. De Luca
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2015 SFN Onion Skin and Common Drive of Motor Units During Voluntary Dynamic Contractions Carlo J. De Luca
Sam S. Chang
Serge H. Roy
Joshua C. Kline
S. Hamid Nawab
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2015 SFN Evidence that Synchronized Motor Unit Firings Are Epiphenomena of the Onion Skin Property Not Common Inputs Joshua C. Kline
Carlo J. De Luca
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2016 SFN Fatigue is characterized by a compensatory interaction between motor unit firing behavior and muscle force Paola Contessa
Carlo J. De Luc
Joshua C. Kline
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2017 ASB Confounding Factors when analyzing Motor Unit Firing Adaptations during Muscle Fatigue Paola Contessa
Joshua C. Kline
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2017 ASB EMG of Facial Muscles for Subvocal Speech Recognition Geoffrey S. Meltzner
James T. Heaton
Yunbin Deng
Bhawna Shiwani
Gianluca De Luca
Serge H. Roy
Joshua C. Kline
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2017 ASB Sensor Technology for Measuring Neural Control of Movement Joshua C. Kline
Serge H. Roy
Gianluca De Luca
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2017 MDS Autonomous Tracking of Body Bradykinesia during Unconstrained Activities in Parkinson’s Disease Roy SH
Shiwani B
Kline JC
Saint-Hilaire MH
Thomas CA
Gennert MA
De Luca G
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2017 MDS Improved Detection of Gait Abnormalities in Parkinson’s disease using IMU Sensors Shiwani B
Roy SH
Kline JC
Saint-Hilaire MH
Thomas CA
Gennert MA
De Luca G
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2017 SFN Common drive of motor units during activities of the upper limb Joshua C. Kline
Paola Contessa
Serge H. Roy
Gianluca De Luca
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2018 ASB Motor Unit Measurement Technology for Training, Exercise
and Functional Activities
Kline JC
Shiwani B
Contessa P
Roy SH
Chiodini JP
De Luca G
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2018 ASB Control of Motor Units and Strategies of Force Generation during Fatigue Contessa P
Letizi J
De Luca G
Kline JC
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2018 ASB Motor Unit Drive: A Neural Interface For Real-Time Upper Limb Prosthetic Control Twardowski MD
Roy SH
Li Z
Contessa P
De Luca G
Kline JC
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2018 ASB Biomechanical Indicators of Movement Disorders
in Parkinson’s Disease
Roy SH
Shiwani B
Kline JC
Ravi RH
Saint-Hilaire MH
Thomas CA
De Luca G
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2018 ASB Design and Development of sEMG-based Silent Speech Recognition Serge H. Roy
Geoffrey S. Meltzner
James T. Heaton
Yunbin Deng
Bhawna Shiwani
Gianluca De Luca
Joshua C. Kline
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Contessa P, Kline JC and De Luca CJ. Transposed Activation of Motor Units during Oscillatory Contractions. Proceedings of 7th World Congress of Biomechanics Boston, MA, USA, July 2014.

Kline JC and De Luca CJ. Evidence Refuting the Common Input Notion for Synchronization of Motor Unit Firings. Proceedings of 7th World Congress of Biomechanics Boston, MA, USA, July 2014.

Kline JC and De Luca CJ. Statistically sound calculations do not support Common Input and Long-Term synchronization of motor unit firings. Program No. 160.16. 2014 Neuroscience Meeting Planner. Washington, DC: Society for Neuroscience, November 2014.

De Luca CJ and Contessa P. Advantages of the Onion-Skin scheme of motor unit firing during voluntary movement. Program No. 160.18. 2014 Neuroscience Meeting Planner. Washington, DC: Society for Neuroscience, November 2014.

Contessa P, Kline JC and De Luca CJ. Transposed Activation of Motor Units during Oscillatory Contractions. Program No. 160.16. 2014 Neuroscience Meeting Planner. Washington, DC: Society for Neuroscience, November 2014.

Kline JC and De Luca CJ. Empirical Evidence that the Common Input Explanation for Synchronized Motor Unit Firing Instances Remains Unproven. XXVI Congress of the International Society of Biomechanics, Glasgow, UK, July 2015.

Contessa P, Puleo A and De Luca CJ. The notion of central fatigue: findings from a simulation study. Program No. 160.08. 2015 Neuroscience Meeting Planner. Chicago, IL: Society for Neuroscience, October 2015.

De Luca CJ, Chang SS, Roy SH, Kline JC, Nawab SH. Onion Skin and Common Drive of Motor Units During Voluntary Dynamic Contractions. Program No. 160.10. 2015 Neuroscience Meeting Planner. Chicago, IL: Society for Neuroscience, October 2015.

Kline JC and De Luca CJ. Evidence that Synchronized Motor Unit Firings Are Epiphenomena of the Onion Skin Property Not Common Inputs. Program No. 160.09. 2015 Neuroscience Meeting Planner. Chicago, IL: Society for Neuroscience, October 2015.

Kline JC and De Luca CJ. Synchronization studies require accurate motor unit firings and robust statistical tests. XXI ISEK Congress: Bridges to Innovation, Chicago, IL, USA, July 2016.

Contessa P, Kline JC and De Luca CJ. Transposed firing activation of motor units during oscillatory contractions. XXI ISEK Congress: Bridges to Innovation, Chicago, IL, USA, July 2016.

Kline JC, De Luca CJ, Contessa P. Grouping and averaging motor unit data obscures the adaptations of motor unit firing rates during muscle fatigue. Program No. 250.08. 2016 Neuroscience Meeting Planner. San Diego, CA: Society for Neuroscience, November 2016.

Contessa P, De Luca CJ, Kline JC. Fatigue is characterized by a compensatory interaction between motor unit firing behavior and muscle force. Program No. 250.09. 2016 Neuroscience Meeting Planner. San Diego, CA: Society for Neuroscience, November 2016.

Kline JC, Roy SH, De Luca GD. Sensor Technology for Measuring Neural Control of Movement. Arizona State University Rehabilitation Robotics Workshop. Tempe, AZ, February 2017.

Kline JC and Contessa P. Neural Adaptations of motor unit firing behavior compensate for muscle fatigue. 5th Symposium on Motor Control and Biomechanics at the 64th Annual Meeting of the American College of Sports Medicine, Denver, CO, USA, May 2017.

Puleo A and Contessa P. Does central fatigue limit muscle force generation capacity during fatigue? 35th Conference of the International Society of Biomechanics in Sports, Cologne, Germany, June 2017.

Contessa P, Kline JC. Confounding factors in the analysis of fatigue-induced motor unit firing adaptations. XXVI Congress of the International Society of Biomechanics, Brisbane, AU, July 2017.

Kline JC, Contessa P, Roy SH, De Luca GD. Coordination of motor unit firings during cyclic activities of the upper-limb. XXVI Congress of the International Society of Biomechanics, Brisbane, AU, July 2017.

Meltzner GS, Heaton JT, Deng Y, Roy SH, Kline JC, De Luca G. People with laryngectomy can communicate by facial EMG recordings of mouthed speech. XXVI Congress of the International Society of Biomechanics, Brisbane, AU, July 2017.

Roy SH, Shiwani B, Kline JC, Saint-Hilaire MH, Thomas CA, Gennert MA, De Luca G. The first whole-body bradykinesia detector for parkinson’s disease. XXVI Congress of the International Society of Biomechanics, Brisbane, AU, July 2017.

Contessa P, Kline JC. Confounding factors when analyzing motor unit firing adaptations during muscle fatigue. 41st Annual Meeting of the American Society of Biomechanics (ASB), Boulder, CO, August 2017.

Kline JC, Contessa P, Roy SH, De Luca GD. Motor unit activation of muscle synergists during cyclic upper-limb movements. 41st Annual Meeting of the American Society of Biomechanics (ASB), Boulder, CO, August 2017.

Meltzner GS, Heaton JT, Deng Y, Roy SH, Kline JC, De Luca G. EMG of facial muscles for subvocal speech recognition. 41st Annual Meeting of the American Society of Biomechanics (ASB), Boulder, CO, August 2017.

Roy SH, Shiwani B, Kline JC, Saint-Hilaire MH, Thomas CA, Gennert MA, De Luca G. Real-time, autonomous tracking of whole-body bradykinesia in Parkinson’s disease. 41st Annual Meeting of the American Society of Biomechanics (ASB), Boulder, CO, August 2017.

Kline JC, Contessa P, Roy SH and De Luca G. Common drive of motor units during dynamic activities of the upper-limb. Program No. 412.02. 2017 Neuroscience Meeting Planner. Washington, DC: Society for Neuroscience, November 2017.

Letizi J, Kline JC and Contessa P. Influence of synergist muscle activation on motor unit firing behavior during fatigue. Program No. 412.03. 2017 Neuroscience Meeting Planner. Washington, DC: Society for Neuroscience, November 2017.

Kline JC, Twardowski MD, Roy SH, Li Z and De Luca G. Motor Unit Drive (MU Drive) for Upper Limb Prosthetic Control. Arizona State University Southwest Robotics Symposium. Tempe, AZ, USA January 2018.

Roy SH, Meltzner GS, Heaton JT, Deng Y, De Luca G, Kline JC. Design and Development of an sEMG-based Silent Speech Recognition System. Arizona State University Southwest Robotics Symposium. Tempe, AZ, January 2018.

Roy SH, Shiwani B, Kline JC, Saint-Hilaire MH, Thomas CA, Gennert MA, De Luca G. Autonomous Tracking of Body Bradykinesia during Unscripted Activities in Parkinson’s Disease. PSG Annual Meeting & Symposium, Jersey City, NJ, May 2018.

Kline JC, Shiwani B, Roy SH, Chiodini JP and De Luca G. Decomposition of surface EMG Signals from Activities of Daily Living. XXII ISEK Congress, Dublin, Ireland, July 2018.

Letizi J, Contessa P, De Luca G and Kline JC. Is the control scheme of motor unit behavior altered during muscle fatigue? XXII ISEK Congress, Dublin, Ireland, July 2018.

Contessa P, Roy SH, De Luca G and Kline JC. Agonist and antagonist activation during dynamic functional tasks in a synergistic muscle pair. XXII ISEK Congress, Dublin, Ireland, July 2018.

Kline JC, Twardowski MD, Roy SH, Li Z and De Luca G. Motor Unit Drive (MU Drive) Improves Over Myoelectric Signals for Upper-limb Prosthetic Control. XXII ISEK Congress, Dublin, Ireland, July 2018.

Roy SH, Shiwani B, Kline JC, Saint-Hilaire MH, Thomas CA and De Luca G. Monitoring Movement Disorders in Parkinson’s Disease. XXII ISEK Congress, Dublin, Ireland, July 2018.

Roy SH, Meltzner GS, Heaton JT, Deng Y, De Luca G, Shiwani B, Carroll M and Kline JC. sEMG-based Speech Recognition for People with Laryngectomy. XXII ISEK Congress, Dublin, Ireland, July 2018

Puleo A, Contessa P and Knaflitz M.  Influence of the conduction properties of muscle tissue on surface motor unit potentials. XXII ISEK Congress, Dublin, Ireland, July 2018.

Kline JC, Shiwani B, Roy SH, Chiodini JP and De Luca G. Motor Unit Control Properties in Eccentric and Concentric Exercise. 23rd Annual Congress of the European College of Sport Science, Dublin, Ireland, July 2018.

Contessa P, Kline JC, Letizi J and De Luca G. Rigorous analysis reveals consistent motor unit firing adaptations during muscle fatigue. 23rd Annual Congress of the European College of Sport Science, Dublin, Ireland, July 2018.

Roy SH, Shiwani B, Kline JC, Saint-Hilaire MH, Thomas CA and De Luca G. In field monitoring of Impairments in Human Gait. 23rd Annual Congress of the European College of Sport Science, Dublin, Ireland, July 2018.

Kline JC, Shiwani B, Contessa P, Roy SH, Chiodini JP and De Luca G. Investigating the Neural Control of Movement During Functional Exercise. 8th World Congress of Biomechanics, Dublin, Ireland, July 2018.

Contessa P, Letizi J, De Luca G and Kline JC. Strategies of force generation during muscle fatigue. 8th World Congress of Biomechanics, Dublin, Ireland, July 2018.

Roy SH, Shiwani B, Kline JC, Saint-Hilaire MH, Thomas CA and De Luca G. Autonomous Tracking of Gait Impairments in Parkinson’s Disease. 8th World Congress of Biomechanics, Dublin, Ireland, July 2018.

Contessa P, Roy SH, De Luca G and Kline JC. Control properties of motor unit behavior during dynamic movement. 8th World Congress of Biomechanics, Dublin, Ireland, July 2018.

Twardowski MD, Roy SH, Li Z, De Luca G and Kline JC. Real-time Motor Unit Drive (MU Drive) for Prosthetic Control. 8th World Congress of Biomechanics, Dublin, Ireland, July 2018.

Roy SH, Meltzner GS, Heaton JT, Deng Y, De Luca G and Kline JC. An sEMG-based Alternative for Silent Speech Recognition. 8th World Congress of Biomechanics, Dublin, Ireland, July 2018.

Kline JC, Contessa P, Roy SH, Shiwani B, Chiodini JP, Twardowski MD, Letizi J and De Luca G. dEMG Motoneuron Measurements for Targeted Rehabilitation. 12th International Convention on Rehabilitation Engineering and Assistive Technology, Shanghai, China, July 2018.

Roy SH, Shiwani B, Kline JC, Saint-Hilaire MH, Thomas CA and De Luca G. Biomechanical indicators of movement disorders in Parkinsons disease. 42nd Annual Meeting of the American Society of Biomechanics, Rochester, MN, USA, August 2018.

Contessa P, Letizi J, De Luca G and Kline JC. Control of Motor Units and Strategies of Force Generation during Fatigue. 42nd Annual Meeting of the American Society of Biomechanics, Rochester, MN, USA, August 2018.

Kline JC, Shiwani B, Contessa P, Roy SH, Chiodini JP and De Luca G. Motor unit measurement technology for training, exercise and functional activities. 42nd Annual Meeting of the American Society of Biomechanics, Rochester, MN, USA, August 2018.

Roy SH, Meltzner GS, Heaton JT, Deng Y, De Luca G and Kline JC. Development of a sEMG-based silent speech recognition system. 42nd Annual Meeting of the American Society of Biomechanics, Rochester, MN, USA, August 2018.

Twardowski MD, Roy SH, Li Z and De Luca G, Kline JC. Advanced prosthetic control from A noninvasive neural interface (MU Drive). 42nd Annual Meeting of the American Society of Biomechanics, Rochester, MN, USA, August 2018.