Mathematical Modelling in Motor Neuroscience: State of the Art and Translation to the Clinic - 1st Edition - ISBN: 9780444642332

Mathematical Modelling in Motor Neuroscience: State of the Art and Translation to the Clinic, Volume 248

1st Edition

Serial Volume Editors: R John Leigh Stefano Ramat Aasef Shaikh
Hardcover ISBN: 9780444642332
Imprint: Academic Press
Published Date: 1st July 2019
Page Count: 358
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Table of Contents

1. Mathematical modeling in clinical and basic motor neuroscience
Stefano Ramat and Aasef G. Shaikh

2. The math of medicine - the computational lessions learnt from the human disease
Lance M. Optican
3. Mathematical models - an extension of the clinician's mind
John Leigh

DIDACTIC: Modeling
4. From differentail equation to inear control systems: the study of the VOR.
Stefano Ramat
5. Closed lop and nonlinear systems
Philippe Lefevre
6. State-space equations and learnin
Maurice Smith
7. Integrators and optimal control
Daniel Merfeld
8. Sequential Bayesian updating
Stefan Glasauer
9. Maps and sensorimotor transformations
John van Opstal
10. Modeling Gaze Position-Dependent Opsoclonus
Lance M. Optican

DIDACTIC: Translational
11. Clinical applications of differential equations and linear control systems
Dominik Straumann
12. Translational physiology of ocular motor plant
Joseph Louis Demer
13. Disorders of motor learning
Aasef G. Shaikh
14. Clinical applications of the control system models
John Leigh
15. Motion perception and control system models in health and disease
Barry Mitra Seemungal
16. Gaze-position Dependent Opsoclonus in Mild Traumatic Brain Injury
Janet Rucker

RESEARCH: Plant and binocular contro
17. Twisted Implications of Torques for Ocular Motor Modeling
Joseph Louis Demer
18. Extraocular muscles involved in convergence are innervated by an additional set of palisade endings that may differ in their excitability
Anja Horn-Bochtler
19. On the retinal correspondences across the binocular visual field
Bernhard J. M. Hess
20. Motion and binocular disparity processing: two sides of two different coins
Christian Quaia
21. The use of oculomotor plant models and eye movements in cybersecurity research
Oleg Komogortsev
22. Nonlinearity in gaze holding: experimental results and possible mechanisms
Giovanni Bertolini
23. Computational modeling of the role of compartmentalization in superior oblique palsy
Qi Wei
24. Essential Infantile Esotropia: Potential Role of Extended Subcortical Neuroplasticity
Michael Brodsky

RESEARCH: Saccades
25. Input-output organization of omnipause neurons in the control of saccadic eye movements
Yoshikazu Shinoda
26. The roles of commissural connections between the bilateral superior colliculi in the control of saccadic eye movements.
Mayu takahashi
27. Potassium Channels in Omnipause Neurons
Umit Suat Mayadali
28. The Cerebellum-Mediated Latency-Duration Balance Minimizes the Endpoint Variability in Anti-Saccades
Alessandra Rufa
29. The variability of saccade trajectories explained by the superposition of planning noise, premotor noise, and motor noise
Thomas Eggert

RESEARCH: Vestibular, balance, and postural control
30. Optimal velocity storage models for changing vestibular function
Faisal Karmali
31. The role of temporo-parietal cortex in upright perception and the link with torsional eye position
Amir Kheradmand
32. A theoretical framework for ‘unexplained’ dizziness in the elderly
Diego Kaski
33. Vestibulocerebellar basis of mal de debarquement syndrome
Catherine Cho
34. The functional head impulse test
Silvia colnaghi
35. Roll tilt thresholds mediate age-related effects on balance
Daniel Merfeld
36. The role of vestibular precision in postural sway and manual control
Faisal Karmali
37. "Dynamic modeling of visual-vestibular conflict detection
Isabelle Garzorz
38. Visual Control of Balance
Adolfo Bronstein
39. Explaining perceptual signs and symptoms following unilateral lesions of vestibular pathways
Stefan Glasauer
40. Effect of motor and sensory noise in the control of upright standing
Amel Cherif
41. Model of optokinetic responses involving two different visual motion processing pathways
Kenichiro Miura

RESEARCH: Adaptation
42. New insights into error-dependent motor learning
Maurice Smith
43. A Neuronal Process for Adaptive Control of Primate Saccadic System
Yoshiko Kojima
44. Using chemogenetic tools (DREADDs) to study reward sensitivity
Barry Richmond
45. A unified computational framework for visual attention dynamics
Dario Zanca
46. Can Improving the estimation of two rate models in visuomotor reach adaptation by advanced preprocessing methods
Murat Ozdemir

RESEARCH: Dystonia
47. When enough is enough! High motor variability in DYT1 dystonia is associated with impaired visuomotor adaptation.
Anna Sadnicka
48. The role of basal ganglia in the integrative neural network model for cervical dystonia
Alexey Sedov
49. A unifying motor control framework for task-specific dystonia
Anna Sadnicka
50. Machine learning approach characterizes the tremor irregularity in dystonia
Sinem Balta Beylergil
51. Role of proprioception in the integrative network model for dystonia
Nataliya Pyatka

RESEARCH: Parkinson's disease
52. Oculomotor effects of medical and surgical treatments of Parkinson’s disease
Chrystalina Antoniades
53. Temporal coupling of action and visual perception in health and Parkinson’s disease
Elena pretegiani
54. Vestibular heading perception in Parkinson’s disease patients treated with deep brain stimulation
Sinem Balta Beylergil
55. A new approach for estimation of spiketrain patterns in basal ganglia
Vladislav Myrov

RESEARCH: Nystagmus
56. Rebound nystagmus, a window to the oculomotor integrator
Jorge Otero-Milan
57. Central positional nystagmus: a modeling approach
Ji-Soo Kim
58. Modulation of pendular nystagmus by visual inputs in multiple sclerosis: mathematical modeling for mechanism
Ileok Jung Dr
59. Atypical seesaw nystagmus
Aasef G. Shaikh
60. Hyperexcitable reciprocally innervating mesencephalic network causes paraneoplastic seesaw nystagmus and opsoclonus
Macym Rizvi
61. Response to patching in amblyopic patients with and without fusion maldevelopment nystagmus
Fatema Ghasia

62. Expanded study of ocular-motor fatigue in internuclear ophthalmoparesis due to multiple sclerosis
Alessandro Serra
63. Dynamic properties of saccades distinguish different forms of spinocerebellar ataxia
Pamela Federighi
64. Oculomotor and vestibular correlates in autoimmune and paraneoplastic ataxia syndromes
Jorge Kattah
65. Eye-Hand Re-coordination: a Pilot Investigation of Gaze and Reach Biofeedback in Chronic Stroke
Todd hudson
66. Kinematics and the neurophysiological study of visually-guided eye movements
Laurent Goffart
67. Understanding the Mechanisms Underlying Bodily Distress: An Application of Mathematical Modeling and Analysis of the Head Motor System to Psychosomatic Medicine
Cecilia Ramaioli


Mathematical Modelling in Motor Neuroscience: State of the Art and Translation to the Clinic, Volume 248, the latest release in the Progress in Brain Research series, highlights new advances in the field, with this new volume presenting interesting chapters on a variety of topics, including Mathematical modeling in clinical and basic motor neuroscience, The math of medicine - the computational lessons learned from the human disease, Mathematical models - an extension of the clinician's mind, From differential equation to linear control systems: the study of the VOR, Closed lop and nonlinear systems, State-space equations and learning, Integrators and optimal control, and much more.

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  • Provides the authority and expertise of leading contributors from an international board of authors
  • Presents the latest release in the Progress in Brain Research series
  • Includes the latest information on mathematical modeling in motor neuroscience


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About the Serial Volume Editors

R John Leigh Serial Volume Editor

John Leigh worts at Case Western Reserve University in Cleveland.

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Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, OH, USA

Stefano Ramat Serial Volume Editor

Stefano Ramat works at Università di Pavia.

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Universita di Pavia, Italy

Aasef Shaikh Serial Volume Editor

Aasef G. Shaikh works at University Hospitals Cleveland Medical Center in Cleveland.

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University Hospitals Cleveland Medical Center, Cleveland, USA