Robert Sainburg

Director of the Center for Movement Science and Technology; Huck Distinguished Chair in Kinesiology and Neurology; Professor of Kinesiology and of Neurology

Robert Sainburg

Research Summary

The neural mechanisms that underlie control, coordination, and learning of voluntary movements in humans. Functional neuroanatomy of lateralized processes of motor control. Neurorehabilitation and Functional Recovery in stroke patients.

Huck Affiliations


Publication Tags

Arm Stroke Functional Laterality Hand Extremities Performance Electric Impedance Brain Proprioception Paresis Virtual Reality Upper Extremity Sensory Feedback Impedance Acoustic Impedance Error Survivors Direction Compound Posture Trajectories Cerebrum Parietal Lobe Asymmetry Strokes Velocity

Most Recent Publications

Candice Maenza, Robert L. Sainburg, Rini Varghese, Brooke Dexheimer, Marika Demers, Lauri Bishop, Shanie A.L. Jayasinghe, David A. Wagstaff, Carolee Winstein, 2022, BMC Neurology

Reaction time asymmetries provide insight into mechanisms underlying dominant and non-dominant hand selection

Brooke Dexheimer, Andrzej Przybyla, Terrence E. Murphy, Selcuk Akpinar, Robert Sainburg, 2022, Experimental Brain Research on p. 2791-2802

Shanie A.L. Jayasinghe, Robert A. Scheidt, Robert L. Sainburg, 2022, Frontiers in Integrative Neuroscience

Jacob E. Schaffer, Fabrice R. Sarlegna, Robert L. Sainburg, 2021, Neuropsychologia

Shanie A.L. Jayasinghe, Candice Maenza, David C. Good, Robert L. Sainburg, 2021, Symmetry

Shanie AL Jayasinghe, Fabrice R. Sarlegna, Robert A. Scheidt, Robert L. Sainburg, 2021, Current Opinion in Physiology on p. 141-147

Brooke Dexheimer, Robert Sainburg, 2021, Experimental Brain Research on p. 655-665

J Schaffer, Robert Sainburg, 2021, Journal of motor behavior on p. 217-233

Candice Maenza, David Wagstaff, Rini Varghese, Carolee Winstein, David Good, Robert Sainburg, 2021, Frontiers in Human Neuroscience

David Good, David A. Wagstaff, Carolee Winstein, Robert L. Sainburg, 2020, Frontiers in Human Neuroscience

Most-Cited Papers

Robert L. Sainburg, 2014, Frontiers in Psychology

Saandeep Mani, Pratik K. Mutha, Andrzej Przybyla, Kathleen Y. Haaland, David C. Good, Robert L. Sainburg, 2013, Brain on p. 1288-1303

Pratik K. Mutha, Kathleen Y. Haaland, Robert L. Sainburg, 2013, PLoS One

A. Przybyla, C. J. Coelho, S. Akpinar, S. Kirazci, Robert L. Sainburg, 2013, Neuroscience on p. 349-360

Chase J. Coelho, Andrzej Przybyla, Vivek Yadav, Robert L. Sainburg, 2013, Journal of Neurophysiology on p. 825-838

H. J. Jo, C. Maenza, David Good, Xuemei Huang, J. Park, Robert L. Sainburg, Mark Latash, 2016, Neuroscience on p. 194-205

Elizabeth J. Woytowicz, Kelly P. Westlake, Jill Whitall, Robert L. Sainburg, 2018, Journal of Neurophysiology on p. 729-740

V. Yadav, R. L. Sainburg, 2014, Neuroscience on p. 385-396

Pratik K. Mutha, Lee H. Stapp, Robert L. Sainburg, Kathleen Y. Haaland, 2014, Cortex on p. 38-50