Robert Sainburg

Director of the Center for Movement Science and Technology; Professor of Kinesiology; Professor of Neurology

Robert Sainburg

Research Summary

Neural mechanisms underlying control of multijoint arm movements in humans.

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Hand Arm Stroke Functional Laterality Brain Extremities Parietal Lobe Sensory Feedback Survivors Neurosciences Direction Compound Learning Rehabilitation Electric Impedance Healthy Volunteers Frontal Lobe Robotics Neurological Rehabilitation Research Therapeutics Aptitude Equipment And Supplies Patient Rights Costs And Cost Analysis Joints

Most Recent Papers

Functional Deficits in the Less-Impaired Arm of Stroke Survivors Depend on Hemisphere of Damage and Extent of Paretic Arm Impairment

Candice Maenza, David C. Good, Carolee J. Winstein, David A. Wagstaff, Robert L. Sainburg, 2020, Neurorehabilitation and Neural Repair on p. 39-50

Case studies in neuroscience

Cristian Cuadra, Ali Falaki, Robert Sainburg, Fabrice R. Sarlegna, Mark L. Latash, 2019, Journal of neurophysiology on p. 2083-2087

Where Are Motor Memories Located in the Brain?

Kathleen Y. Haaland, Lee H. Stapp, Robert L. Sainburg, 2019, Frontiers for Young Minds

Case Studies in Neuroscience

Cristian Cuadra, Ali Falaki, Robert L Sainburg, Fabrice R Sarlegna, Mark L Latash, 2019, Journal of neurophysiology

Cognitive-perceptual load modulates hand selection in left-handers to a greater extent than in right-handers

Jiali Liang, Krista M. Wilkinson, Robert L. Sainburg, 2019, Experimental Brain Research on p. 389-399

Functional Deficits in the Less-Impaired Arm of Stroke Survivors Depend on Hemisphere of Damage and Extent of Paretic Arm Impairment

Candice Maenza, David C. Good, Carolee J. Winstein, David A. Wagstaff, Robert L. Sainburg, 2019, Neurorehabilitation and Neural Repair

Cognitive-perceptual load modulates hand selection in left-handers to a greater extent than in right-handers

Jiali Liang, Krista M Wilkinson, Robert L Sainburg, 2018, Experimental Brain Research

Handedness results from complementary hemispheric dominance, not global hemispheric dominance: evidence from mechanically coupled bilateral movements

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

Handedness results from complementary hemispheric dominance, not global hemispheric dominance

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

Is Hand Selection Modulated by Cognitive–perceptual Load?

Jiali Liang, Krista Wilkinson, Robert L. Sainburg, 2018, Neuroscience on p. 363-373

Most-Cited Papers

Left parietal regions are critical for adaptive visuomotor control

Pratik K. Mutha, Robert L. Sainburg, Kathleen Y. Haaland, 2011, Journal of Neuroscience on p. 6972-6981

Contralesional motor deficits after unilateral stroke reflect hemisphere-specific control mechanisms

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

Convergent models of handedness and brain lateralization

Robert L. Sainburg, 2014, Frontiers in Psychology

Motor lateralization is characterized by a serial hybrid control scheme

V. Yadav, Robert L. Sainburg, 2011, Neuroscience on p. 153-167

Sensorimotor performance asymmetries predict hand selection

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

Critical neural substrates for correcting unexpected trajectory errors and learning from them

Pratik K. Mutha, Robert L. Sainburg, Kathleen Y. Haaland, 2011, Brain on p. 3644-3658

Hemispheric differences in the control of limb dynamics

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

Effects of unilateral stroke on multi-finger synergies and their feed-forward adjustments

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

Role of robotics in neurorehabilitation

Joseph Hidler, Robert L. Sainburg, 2011, Topics in Spinal Cord Injury Rehabilitation on p. 42-49

Frontal and parietal cortex contributions to action modification

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