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 Direction Compound Stroke Functional Laterality Learning Extremities Sensory Feedback Cerebral Dominance Occupational Therapy Translational Medical Research Research Brain Age Groups Biomechanical Phenomena Parietal Lobe Ideomotor Apraxia Apraxia Practice (Psychology) Deficit Knowledge Of Results (Psychology) Transfer (Psychology) Young Adult Healthy Volunteers Damage

Most Recent Papers

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

Is Hand Selection Modulated by Cognitive–perceptual Load?

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

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. jn.00878.2017

Interlimb differences in coordination of unsupported reaching movements

Jacob E. Schaffer, Robert L. Sainburg, 2017, Neuroscience on p. 54-64

Limb position drift results from misalignment of proprioceptive and visual maps

Jacqueline R. Patterson, Liana E. Brown, David A. Wagstaff, Robert L. Sainburg, 2017, Neuroscience on p. 382-394

Motor Adaptation Deficits in Ideomotor Apraxia

Pratik K. Mutha, Lee H. Stapp, Robert L. Sainburg, Kathleen Y. Haaland, 2017, Journal of the International Neuropsychological Society on p. 139-149

Promoting Translational Research Among Movement Science, Occupational Science, and Occupational Therapy

Robert L. Sainburg, Sook Lei Liew, Scott H. Frey, Florence Clark, 2017, Journal of motor behavior on p. 1-7

Promoting Translational Research Among Movement Science, Occupational Science, and Occupational Therapy.

Robert L Sainburg, Sook-Lei Liew, Scott H Frey, Florence Clark, 2017, Learning and Behavior on p. 1-7

Lateralized motor control processes determine asymmetry of interlimb transfer

Robert L. Sainburg, Sydney Y. Schaefer, Vivek Yadav, 2016, Neuroscience on p. 26-38

High-Impact Papers

Hemispheric specialization and functional impact of ipsilesional deficits in movement coordination and accuracy

Sydney Y. Schaefer, Kathleen Y. Haaland, Robert L. Sainburg, 2009, Neuropsychologia on p. 2953-2966

Learning a visuomotor rotation

Britne A. Shabbott, Robert L. Sainburg, 2010, Experimental Brain Research on p. 75-87

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

Dissociation of initial trajectory and final position errors during visuomotor adaptation following unilateral stroke

Sydney Y. Schaefer, Kathleen Y. Haaland, Robert L. Sainburg, 2009, Brain research on p. 78-91

Rethinking Motor Lateralization

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

Dynamic dominance varies with handedness

Andrzej Przybyla, David C. Good, Robert L. Sainburg, 2012, Experimental Brain Research on p. 419-431

Hemispheric specialization for movement control produces dissociable differences in online corrections after stroke

Sydney Y. Schaefer, Pratik K. Mutha, Kathleen Y. Haaland, Robert L. Sainburg, 2012, Cerebral Cortex on p. 1407-1419

Motor asymmetry reduction in older adults

Andrzej Przybyla, Kathleen Y. Haaland, Leia B. Bagesteiro, Robert L. Sainburg, 2011, Neuroscience letters on p. 99-104

Aging reduces asymmetries in interlimb transfer of visuomotor adaptation

Jinsung Wang, Andrzej Przybyla, Kati Wuebbenhorst, Kathleen Y. Haaland, Robert L. Sainburg, 2011, Experimental Brain Research on p. 283-290