Albert H. Vette
Publications
Other Conference Abstracts and Presentations

[A-1]        B. Lakhani, V. Miyasike-daSilva, A. H. Vette, and W. E. McIlroy, “'Priming' the brain to generate rapid upper limb movements,” The 42nd Annual Meeting of the Society for Neuroscience, New Orleans, Louisiana, USA, Oct. 13-17, 2012.

[A-2]        K. Masani, A. H. Vette, M. O. Abe, K. Nakazawa, and M. R. Popovic, “Center of pressure velocity captures body acceleration rather than body velocity during quiet standing,” Joint World Congress of the International Society for Posture & Gait Research and Gait & Mental Function, Trondheim, Norway, June 24-28, 2012.

[A-3]        N. Wu, M. Tsukimoto, A. H. Vette, K. Masani, and M. R. Popovic, “'Quantifying multi-directional trunk stiffness during sitting with and without functional electrical stimulation: Able-bodied individuals,” Toronto Rehab 7th Annual Research Day, Toronto, Ontario, Canada, Nov. 17, 2011.

[A-4]        B. Lakhani, A. H. Vette, A. Mansfield, and W. E. McIlroy, “The limited role of afferent inputs and the effect of varying median nerve stimulation intensity on simple reaction times,” The 41st Annual Meeting of the Society for Neuroscience, Washington DC, USA, Nov. 12-16, 2011.

[A-5]        K. Masani, A. H. Vette, M. O. Abe, K. Nakazawa, and M. R. Popovic, “The velocity of the center of pressure fluctuation during quiet standing reflects the neural modulation of the ankle torque,” The 20th International Conference of the International Society for Posture & Gait Research, Akita, Japan, June 18-22, 2011 - conference cancelled.

[A-6]        D. G. Sayenko, K. Masani, A. H. Vette, M. I. Alekhina, M. R. Popovic, and K. Nakazawa, “Can unperturbed balance training improve automatic postural responses?,” Advances in Neurorehabilitation - Festival of International Conferences on Caregiving, Disability, Aging and Technology, Toronto, Ontario, Canada, June 5-8, 2011.

[A-7]        A. H. Vette, B. Lakhani, A. Mansfield, and W. E. McIlroy, “Reaction time of volitional movements depends on stimulus characteristics,” Advances in Neurorehabilitation - Festival of International Conferences on Caregiving, Disability, Aging and Technology, Toronto, Ontario, Canada, June 5-8, 2011.

[A-8]        A. H. Vette, T. Yoshida, T. A. Thrasher, and M. R. Popovic, “A comprehensive three-dimensional dynamic model of the human head and trunk for estimating lumbar and cervical joint torques and forces from upper body kinematics,” 7. Jahrestagung der Deutschen Gesellschaft fuer Biomechanik (DGfB), Murnau, Germany, May 19-21, 2011.

[A-9]        K. Masani, A. H. Vette, M. O. Abe, K. Nakazawa, and M. R. Popovic, “Center of pressure velocity captures body acceleration rather than body velocity during quiet standing,” The 40th Annual Meeting of the Society for Neuroscience, San Diego, California, USA, Nov. 13-17, 2010.

[A-10]        A. H. Vette, T. Yoshida, T. A. Thrasher, K. Masani, and M. R. Popovic, “A complete, universal, and verifiable set of upper body segment parameters for three-dimensional dynamic modeling,” The 4th National Spinal Cord Injury Conference, Niagara, Niagara Falls, Canada, Oct. 28-30, 2010 (abstract/poster award in student category).

[A-11]        A. H. Vette, T. Yoshida, T. A. Thrasher, K. Masani, and M. R. Popovic, “A complete, universal, and verifiable set of upper body segment parameters for three-dimensional dynamic modeling,” The 34th Annual Meeting of the American Society of Biomechanics, Providence, USA, Aug. 18-21, 2010.

[A-12]        K. Masani, A. H. Vette, M. O. Abe, K. Nakazawa, and M. R. Popovic, “Decomposing the ankle torque during quiet standing into active and passive components using EMG,” The XVIII Congress of the International Society of Electrophysiology and Kinesiology, Aaalborg, Denmark, Abstract p. 540, June 16-19, 2010.

[A-13]        A. H. Vette, K. Masani, V. Sin, and M. R. Popovic, “Posturography measures for healthy young adults during quiet sitting in comparison with quiet standing,” Toronto Rehab 5th Annual Research Day, Toronto, Ontario, Canada, Abstract p. 33, Nov. 2, 2009.

[A-14]        D. Sayenko, M. Alekhina, A. H. Vette, K. Nakazawa, and M. R. Popovic, “Balance training with visual feedback can improve balance abilities in people with spinal cord injury,” The 19th International Conference of the International Society for Posture & Gait Research, Bologna, Italy, Abstract pp. 105-106, June 21-25, 2009.

[A-15]        A. H. Vette, K. Masani, V. Sin, and M. R. Popovic, “Posturography measures for healthy young adults during quiet sitting in comparison with quiet standing,” The 19th International Conference of the International Society for Posture & Gait Research, Bologna, Italy, Abstract pp. 230-231, June 21-25, 2009.

[A-16]        K. Masani, A. H. Vette, M. O. Abe, K. Nakazawa, and M. R. Popovic, “Less ankle stiffness causes less standing balance in the elderly,” The ISPGR XIX Satellite Pre-Conference ‘Basic Mechanisms Underlying Balance Control under Static and Dynamic Conditions’ of the International Society for Posture & Gait Research, Pavia, Italy, Abstract p. 43, June 19-20, 2009.

[A-17]        K. Masani, A. H. Vette, M. O. Abe, K. Nakazawa, and M. R. Popovic, “Less ankle stiffness causes less standing balance in the elderly,” The 38th Annual Meeting of the Society for Neuroscience, Washington DC, USA, Abstract 275.3, Nov. 15-19, 2008.

[A-18]        M. Robinson, K. Masani, A. H. Vette, and M. R. Popovic, “Designing a neuroprosthesis for standing,” 3rd National Spinal Cord Rehabilitation Conference, Toronto, Ontario, Canada, Abstract p. 72, Nov. 6-8, 2008.

[A-19]        V. W. Sin, K. Masani, A. H. Vette, T. A. Thrasher, N. Kawashima, A. Morris, and M. R. Popovic, “Comparison of posturography measures during quiet sitting in healthy young adults with respective measures during quiet standing,” 3rd National Spinal Cord Rehabilitation Conference, Toronto, Ontario, Canada, Abstract p. 76, Nov. 6-8, 2008.

[A-20]        A. H. Vette, E. Sanin, A. Bulsen, A. Morris, K. Masani, and M. R. Popovic, “A portable and automated postural perturbation system for balance assessment and training,” 3rd National Spinal Cord Jury Conference, Toronto, Ontario, Canada, Abstract p. 84, Nov. 6-8, 2008 (‘Best Student Abstract/Poster’ award).

[A-21]        T. A. Thrasher, V. W. Sin, K. Masani, A. H. Vette, B. C. Craven, and M. R. Popovic, “Kinematic responses of the trunk to multidirectional perturbations during unsupported sitting,” 3rd National Spinal Cord Rehabilitation Conference, Toronto, Ontario, Canada, Abstract p. 63, Nov. 6-8, 2008.

[A-22]        K. Masani, V. W. Sin, A. H. Vette, T.A. Thrasher, N. Kawashima, A. Morris, R. Preuss, and M. R. Popovic, “Postural reactions of the trunk muscles to multidirectional perturbations in sitting,” 3rd National Spinal Cord Rehabilitation Conference, Toronto, Ontario, Canada, Abstract p. 64, Nov. 6-8, 2008.

[A-23]        K. Masani, A. H. Vette, and M. R. Popovic, “A linear controller in combination with a model of the ankle torque generation process for control system of human standing balance,” Society of Engineering Science 45th Annual Technical Meeting, Urbana-Champaign, Illinois, USA, Abstract p. 280, Oct. 12-15, 2008.

[A-24]        A. H. Vette, K. Masani, and M. R. Popovic, “Motor command of proportional and derivative (PD) controller can match ankle torque modulation during quiet stance,” Toronto Rehab 3rd Annual Research Day, Toronto, Ontario, Canada, Abstract p. 53, Nov. 28, 2007.

[A-25]        K. Masani, N. Kawashima, A. H. Vette, and M. R. Popovic, “Control strategy of ankle extensor during standing depends on the biomechanical requirement of ankle torque,” Toronto Rehab 3rd Annual Research Day, Toronto, Ontario, Canada, Abstract p. 54, Nov. 28, 2007.

[A-26]        K. Masani, N. Kawashima, A. H. Vette, and M. R. Popovic, “Biomechanical necessity of ankle torque during standing initiates neural activation of ankle extensors,” The 37th Annual Meeting of the Society for Neuroscience, San Diego, California, USA, Abstract 411.15, Nov. 3-7, 2007.

[A-27]        K. Masani, S. Becarevic, A. H. Vette, and M. R. Popovic, “Control mechanism of ankle muscles during standing,” Festival of International Conferences on Caregiving, Disability, Aging and Technology, Toronto, Ontario, Canada, Abstract pp. 194-195, June 16-19, 2007.

[A-28]        A. H. Vette, K. Masani, and M. R. Popovic, “Physical implementation of a PD controller for improving human balance during quiet stance,” Toronto Rehab 2nd Annual Research Day, Toronto, Ontario, Canada, Nov. 29, 2006.

[A-29]        A. H. Vette, K. Masani, and M. R. Popovic, “Balance control during standing: Stabilizing PD controller generates COM dynamics as observed in healthy individuals,” Toronto Rehab 2nd Annual Research Day, Toronto, Ontario, Canada, Nov. 29, 2006.

[A-30]        K. Masani, A. H. Vette, and M. R. Popovic, “Derivative gain in the neural controller accounts for the temporal relationship between body sway and muscle activity,” Toronto Rehab 2nd Annual Research Day, Toronto, Ontario, Canada, Nov. 29, 2006.

[A-31]        K. Masani, A. H. Vette, M. O. Abe, K. Nakazawa, and M. R. Popovic, “Influence of the neuromuscular system on the control mechanism of balance during quiet standing,” Toronto Rehab 2nd Annual Research Day, Toronto, Ontario, Canada, Nov. 29, 2006.

[A-32]        K. Masani, A. H. Vette, M. O. Abe, K. Nakazawa, and M. R. Popovic, “Influence of the neuromuscular system on the control mechanism of balance during quiet standing,” The 36th Annual Meeting of the Society for Neuroscience, Atlanta, Georgia, USA, Abstract 558.3, Oct. 14-18, 2006.

[A-33]        M. R. Popovic, K. Masani, and A. H. Vette, “Design of a linear feedback controller to improve human balance in quiet stance,” Celebrating Innovations in Health Care Expo, Toronto, Ontario, Canada, April 19-20, 2006.

[A-34]        K. Masani, A. H. Vette, D. Nozaki, K. Nakazawa, and M. R. Popovic, “Is the physiological tremor an error source in balance regulation, inducing body sway during standing?,” 16th Annual Meeting of the Society for the Neural Control of Movement, Key Biscayne, Florida, USA, May 2-6, 2006.

[A-35]        K. Masani, A. H. Vette, and M. R. Popovic, “Importance of body sway velocity information in controlling balance during quiet standing,” Toronto Rehab 1st Annual Research Day, Toronto, Ontario, Canada, Oct. 5, 2005.

[A-36]        A. H. Vette, K. Masani, and M. R. Popovic, “Implementation of a PD controller for improving human balance during quiet stance,” Toronto Rehab 1st Annual Research Day, Toronto, Ontario, Canada, Oct. 5, 2005.

[A-37]        A. H. Vette, K. Masani, and M. R. Popovic, “Physical implementation of a PD controller for improving human balance during quiet stance,” National Spinal Cord Rehabilitation Conference, Toronto, Ontario, Canada, Sept. 16-18, 2004.

 
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