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Prof. Francisco Valero-Cuevas
Brain-Body Dynamics Lab
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Recent News in the Brain-Body Dynamics Laboratory


  • 2016 - ASB Young Scientist Pre-Doctoral Award, Emily Lawrence
  • 2016 - BME Best Dissertation Award, Emily Lawrence
  • Graduations

  • 2016 - Ph.D. in Biomedical Engineering, Emily Lawrence
  • 2015 - Ph.D. in Biomedical Engineering, Alexander Reyes

  • Recent Publications

  • Babikian S, Valero-Cuevas FJ, and Kanso E.
    Slow Movements of Bio-inspired Limbs.
    Journal of Nonlinear Science, Accepted 2016.
  • Inouye JM and Valero-Cuevas FJ.
    Muscle Synergies Heavily Influence the Neural Control of Arm Endpoint Stiffness and Energy Consumption.
    PLoS Computational Biology, 12(2), e1004737, 2016.
  • Lawrence EL, Cesar GM, Bromfield M, Peterson R, Valero-Cuevas FJ, Sigward SM.
    Strength, multi-joint coordination, and sensorimotor processing are independent contributors to overall balance ability.
    BioMed Research International, Special Issue "Motor Functional Evaluation from Physiology to Biomechanics to Clinical and Training Application,", 2015.
  • Krenn O, Werner I, Lawrence EL, Valero-Cuevas FJ.
    The lower extremity dexterity test quantifies sensorimotor control for cross country skiing.
    E. Müller; J. Kröll; S. Lindinger; J. Pfusterschmied & T. Stöggl. Science in Skiing VI. p. 439-45. Meyer & Meyer Sport (UK) ISBN: 978-1-78255-066-2, 2015
  • Ko N, Laine CM, Fisher BE, Valero-Cuevas FJ.
    Force variability during dexterous manipulation in individuals with mild to moderate Parkinson's disease.
    Frontiers in Aging Neuroscience - The Hand at Work: Effects of Aging 7(108), doi: 10.3389/fnagi.2015.00151, 2015.
  • Lawrence EL, Dayanidhi S, Fassola I, Requejo P, Leclercq C, Winstein CW, Valero-Cuevas FJ.
    Outcome measures for hand function naturally reveal three latent domains in older adults: strength, coordinated upper extremity function, and sensorimotor processing
    Frontiers in Aging Neuroscience - The Hand at Work: Effects of Aging, 7(108), doi: 10.3389/fnagi.2015.00108, 2015.
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