The coordination of arm movements: an experimentally confirmed mathematical model.

@article{Flash1985TheCO,
  title={The coordination of arm movements: an experimentally confirmed mathematical model.},
  author={Tamar Flash and Neville Hogan},
  journal={The Journal of neuroscience : the official journal of the Society for Neuroscience},
  year={1985},
  volume={5 7},
  pages={1688-703}
}
This paper presents studies of the coordination of voluntary human arm movements. A mathematical model is formulated which is shown to predict both the qualitative features and the quantitative details observed experimentally in planar, multijoint arm movements. Coordination is modeled mathematically by defining an objective function, a measure of performance for any possible movement. The unique trajectory which yields the best performance is determined using dynamic optimization theory. In… CONTINUE READING
Highly Influential
This paper has highly influenced 234 other papers. REVIEW HIGHLY INFLUENTIAL CITATIONS
Highly Cited
This paper has 11,735 citations. REVIEW CITATIONS
Recent Discussions
This paper has been referenced on Twitter 1 time over the past 90 days. VIEW TWEETS

From This Paper

Topics from this paper.
1,875 Citations
25 References
Similar Papers

Citations

Publications citing this paper.
Showing 1-10 of 1,875 extracted citations

11,735 Citations

0500'86'93'01'09'17
Citations per Year
Semantic Scholar estimates that this publication has 11,735 citations based on the available data.

See our FAQ for additional information.

References

Publications referenced by this paper.
Showing 1-10 of 25 references

Phvsical principles for economies of skilled movements

  • W. Nelson
  • Biol. Cybern
  • 1983
Highly Influential
3 Excerpts

Organizing principles underlying the formation of hand trajectorres

  • T. Flash
  • Ph.D. thesis, Harvard/MIT Division of Health…
  • 1983
3 Excerpts

Traiectorv formation and handwriting : A computational model

  • W. Nelson
  • Bidl . Cybern ’
  • 1982

Similar Papers

Loading similar papers…