Is the Position of the Femur-tibia Joint under Feedback Control in the Walking Stick

@inproceedings{Cruse2005IsTP,
  title={Is the Position of the Femur-tibia Joint under Feedback Control in the Walking Stick},
  author={Holk Cruse and H Pfluger},
  year={2005}
}
The leg of the stick insect, Carausius morosus, possesses a negative-feedback mechanism that controls the position of the femur-tibia joint. This system is known to function in the absence of active leg movements (Bassler, 1965, 1967, 1972a, b\ Bassler, Cruse & Pfluger, 1974; Bassler & Storrer, 1980; Godden, 1974; Storrer & Cruse, 1977; Cruse & Storrer… CONTINUE READING