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General InformationPublicationsResearch Projects

  • Jonathan B Dingwell, Mandy M Salinas and Joseph P Cusumano, 2017, "Increased Gait Variability May Not Imply Impaired Stride-To-Stride Control of Walking in Healthy Older Adults", Gait and Posture
  • Joby John, Jonathan B Dingwell and Joseph P Cusumano, 2016, "Error Correction and the Structure of Inter-Trial Fluctuations in a Redundant Movement Task", PLOS Computational Biology, 12, (9), pp. 30
  • Nicole K Bohnsack-McLagan, Joseph P Cusumano and Jonathan B Dingwell, 2016, "Adaptability of stride-to-stride control of stepping movements in human walking", Journal of Biomechanics, 49, (2)
  • Jonathan B Dingwell, Joseph P Cusumano, Jonathan H Rylander and Jason M Wilken, 2016, "Frontal Plane Stepping Control And Lateral Balance In Human Walking", pp. 2
  • D Evans, C Drapaca and J P Cusumano, 2016, "Dynamics and Bifurcations in Low-Dimensional Models of Intracranial Pressure", Springer International Publishing Switzerland, pp. 10
  • D Evans, C Drapaca and J P Cusumano, 2016, "A Mechano-Hydraulic Model of Intracranial Pressure Dynamics", pp. 7
  • D Evans, C Drapaca and J P Cusumano, 2016, "A Mechano-Hydraulic Model of Intracranial Pressure Dynamics", pp. 9
  • J. B. Dingwell and Joseph P Cusumano, 2015, "Identifying Stride-To-Stride Control Strategies in Human Treadmill Walking", PLOS ONE, 10, (4), pp. 27
  • Nicholas W Sterling, Joseph P Cusumano, Noam Shaham, Stephen J Piazza, Guodong Liu, Lan Kong, Guangwei Du, Mechelle M Lewis and Xuemei Huang, 2015, "Dopaminergic Modulation of Arm Swing During Gait Among Parkinson's Disease Patients", Journal of Parkinson's Disease, 5, (1)
  • Joseph P Cusumano, A. Roy and Q. Li, 2015, "Damage Dynamics, Rate Laws, and Failure Statistics via Hamilton's Principle", Meccanica, 50
  • Jonathan B Dingwell, Mandy M Salinas and Joseph P Cusumano, 2015, "Stride-to-Stride Control of Treadmill Walking in Healthy Elderly", pp. 2
  • Jonathan H Rylander, Joseph P Cusumano, Jason M Wilkens and Jonathan B Dingwell, 2015, "Frontal Plane Stepping Control in Persons with Transtibial Amputation", pp. 2
  • S G Abaimov and J P Cusumano, 2014, "Nucleation phenomena in an annealed damage model: Statistics of times to failure", 90, (6), pp. 12
  • Joseph P Cusumano, Joseph M. Mahoney and Jonathan B Dingwell, 2014, "The Dynamical Analysis of Inter-Trial Fluctuations Near Goal Equivalent Manifolds", Advances in Experimental Medicine and Biology, 826, pp. 22
  • Joseph M. Mahoney, Jonathan B. Dingwell and Joseph P Cusumano, 2014, "Error Correction Alone Does Not Capture Behavior in a Virtual Shuffleboard Experiment", pp. 2
  • Joseph P Cusumano, Joseph M. and Jonathan B. Dingwell, 2014, "Simple Optimal Control Models Explain Observed Human Motor Variability", pp. 2
  • Navendu S. Patil and Joseph P Cusumano, 2014, "Information-Theoretic Complexity of the Noisy Duffing Oscillator", pp. 2
  • Joseph P Cusumano, 2014, "(Mis)adventures in Artful Chaos", pp. 2
  • Joseph P Cusumano and Jonathan B. Dingwell, 2013, "Movement Variability Near Goal Equivalent Manifolds: Fluctuations, Control, and Model-Based Analysis", Human Movement Science, 32, (5), pp. 899-923
  • Nicole K. Bohnsack, Joseph P Cusumano and Jonathan B. Dingwell, 2013, "Determining how humans regulate variability during Walking"
  • Navendu Patil and Joseph P Cusumano, 2013, "Information-theoretic characterization of bifurcations in nonlinear dynamical systems with noise", ASME 2013 International Design Engineering Technical Conferences
  • Arjun Roy and Joseph P Cusumano, 2013, "A numerical averaging algorithm for rapid simulation of multiscale damage dynamics", ASME 2013 International Design Engineering Technical Conferences
  • Joseph P Cusumano and Jonathan B. Dingwell, 2013, "On the Role of Perception in Regulating Stride-to-Stride Walking Dynamics"
  • Jonathan B. Dingwell and Joseph P Cusumano, 2013, "Preserved Stride-to-Stride Control in Healthy Elderly Despite Increased Locomotor Variability"
  • Jonathan B. Dingwell and Joseph P Cusumano, 2013, "Increased Gait Variability May Not Imply Impaired Stride-to-Strice Control in Healthy Elderly"
  • J. B. Dingwell, R. F. Smallwood and Joseph P Cusumano, 2013, "Trial-to-trial dynamics and learning in a generalized, redundant reaching task", 109, (1), pp. 225-237
  • Jonathan B. Dingwell, Rachel F. Smallwood and Joseph P Cusumano, 2012, "Goal-Equivalent Trial-to-Trial Control of a Generalized, Redundant Reaching Task"
  • Hung P. Nguyen, Rachel F. Smallwood, Joseph P Cusumano and Jonathan B. Dingwell, 2012, "Learning goal-equivalent trial-to-trial control strategies for performing redundant reaching tasks"
  • Jonathan B. Dingwell and Joseph P Cusumano, 2012, "Increased variability does not imply impaired control: Stride-to-stride fluctuation dynamics of walking in healthy young and elderly subjects"
  • Arjun Roy and Joseph P Cusumano, 2012, "Numerical simulations of a multi-scale damage model using the method of averaging"
  • Arjun Roy and Joseph P Cusumano, 2012, "Coupling Between Failure-Time Variability and Macro-Strain Distributions in a Multiscale Damage Model"
  • J. Dingwell, N. Bohnsack and Joseph P Cusumano, 2012, "Simple Predictive Models Reveal Step-To-Step Control of Walking"
  • H. Nguyen, Joseph P Cusumano and J. Dingwell, 2012, "Modeling Intra-Trial Variability of a Redundant Planar Reaching Task"
  • Xuemei Huang, Joseph M. Mahoney, Mechelle M. Lewis, Guangwei Du, Stephen J. Piazza and Joseph P Cusumano, 2012, "Both coordination and symmetry of arm swing are reduced in Parkinson's disease", Gait & Posture, 35, (3), pp. 373-377
  • Joseph P Cusumano and Q. Li, 2010, "Couple Field Damage Dynamics via Hamilton's Principle", Proceedings of the ASME 2010 International Design Engineering Technical Conferences, pp. DETC2010-29078
  • Joseph P Cusumano, Joby John and Jonathan B. Dingwell, 2010, "People Walking on Treadmills Control Speed, Not Position"
  • J. B. Dingwell and Joseph P Cusumano, 2010, "Re-Interpreting Detrended Fluctuation Analyses of Stride-To-Stride Variability in Human Walking", Gait & Posture, 32, (3), pp. 348-353
  • Jonathan B. Dingwell and Joseph P Cusumano, 2010, "DFA Exponents May Not Mean What You Think They Do"
  • Jonathan B. Dingwell and Joseph P Cusumano, 2010, "Stride-to-Stride Control Strategies for Walking Revealed by Goal-Directed Variability Analyses"
  • J. B. Dingwell, J. John and Joseph P Cusumano, 2010, "Do Humans Optimally Exploit Redundancy to Control Step Variability in Walking?", PLoS Comput Biol, 6, (7), pp. e1000856
  • Lucas Passmore, Joseph P Cusumano and Osama O. Awaldekarim, 2010, "Damage Assessment Via Eigen-Transient Analysis of MOSFET Devices", pp. USNCTAM2010-956
  • Jonathan Dingwell, Joby John and Joseph P Cusumano, 2010, "Exploiting Redundancy to Control Step Variability in Human Treadmill Walking: Experiments and Modeling", pp. USNCTAM2010-918
  • Joby John and Joseph P Cusumano, 2010, "Inter-Trial Dynamics In A Virtual Shuffleboard Experiment", pp. USNCTAM2010-1134
  • Joseph P Cusumano and Joby John, 2010, "Stability and Variability Generation in Inter-Trial Task Dynamics", pp. USNCTAM2010-1199
  • Joseph P Cusumano, Arjun Roy, Jonathan S. Pitt and Sergey G. Abaimov, 2010, "Simulated Space-Time Failure Statistics for a New Coupled-Field Damage Model", pp. USNCTAM2010-1350
  • Sergey G. Abaimov, Arjun Roy and Joseph P Cusumano, 2010, "Multiscale Damage Evolution as a Nucleation Phenomenon", pp. USNCTAM2010-1351
  • Jonathan B. Dingwell, Joby John and Joseph P Cusumano, 2009, "Computational Models of Goal Equivalent Control in Human Treadmill Walking"
  • Joby John and Joseph P Cusumano, 2009, "Effect of Passive Sensitivity on Goal-Level Variability in a Shuffleboard Task"
  • K. Jordan, J. H. Challis, Joseph P Cusumano and K. M. Newell, 2009, "Local Dynamic Stability and the Time-Dependent Structure of Gait Variability in Walking and Running", Human Movement Science, 28, (1), pp. 113-128
  • L. J. Passmore, O. O. Awaldekarim and Joseph P Cusumano, 2009, "High-Sensitivity Tracking of MOSFET Damage Using Dynamic-Mode Transient Measurements", IEEE Transactions on Instrumentation and Measurement, 59, (6), pp. 1734-1742
  • Jonathan B. Dingwell and Joseph P Cusumano, 2009, "Re-Interpreting the So-Called "Fractal" Structure of Stride-to-Stride Variability in Human Walking"
  • Jonathan B. Dingwell, Joby John and Joseph P Cusumano, 2009, "Stochastic Control Models Explain How Humans Exploit Redundancy to Control Stepping Variability During Walking"
  • Jonathan B. Dingwell, Michelle A. Garel and Joseph P Cusumano, 2008, "Goal Relevant Gait Variability in Healthy Young & Elderly"
  • Joseph P Cusumano and Joby John, 2008, "Goal Equivalence and Human Movement Dynamics"
  • Joseph P Cusumano, 2008, "Nonlinear Modal Interactions and Low Order Modeling of a Kicked Flexible Rod", Proceedings of the 6th International Congress on Industrial and Applied Mathematics, 7, (1)
  • Aaron Raftery, Joseph P Cusumano and Dagmar Sternad, 2008, "Chaotic Frequency Scaling in a Coupled Oscillator Model for Free Rhythmic Actions", Neural Computation, 20, pp. 205-226
  • Joseph P Cusumano and Joby John, 2007, "Performance Variability and Task Dynamics"
  • Jonathan B. Dingwell, Michelle A. Garel and Joseph P Cusumano, 2007, "Goal Equivalent Control of Variability in Steady-State Human Treadmill Walking"
  • Joby John and Joseph P Cusumano, 2007, "Inter-Trial Dynamics of Repeated Skilled Movements", Proceedings of the ASME 2007 International Design Engineering Technical Conferences & Computers and Information in Engineering Conference, IDETC/CIE 2007
  • Jonathan B. Dingwell, Michelle A. Garel and Joseph P Cusumano, 2007, "Goal Equivalent Control of Variability in Human Walking"
  • Joseph P Cusumano and P. Cesari, 2006, "Body-Goal Variability Mapping in an Aiming Task", Biological Cybernetics, 94, (5), pp. 367-379
  • D. Chelidze and Joseph P Cusumano, 2006, "Phase Space Warping: Nonlinear Time Series Analysis for Slowly Drifting Systems", Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society London, Series A, special issue on Control of Chaos: Its Suppression, Enhancement, and Exploitation in Mechanical Systems, 364, pp. 2495-2513
  • Joseph P Cusumano and D. Chelidze, 2005, Phase Space Warping: A Dynamical System Approach to Diagnostics and Prognostics, Springer,, Dordrecht, Netherlands, pp. 183-189
 

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