Preprint
M. Venkadesan and Mahadevan, L. , Optimal strategies for throwing accurately, arXiv preprint arXiv:1008.1442. Submitted.
Journal Article
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A. Schulze, Gomez-Marin, A. , Rajendran, V. G. , Lott, G. , Musy, M. , Ahammad, P. , Deogade, A. , Sharpe, J. , Riedl, J. , Jarriault, D. , Trautman, E. T. , Werner, C. , Venkadesan, M. , Druckmann, S. , Jayaraman, V. , and Louis, M. , Dynamical feature extraction at the sensory periphery guides chemotaxis., Elife, vol. 4, 2015.
N. T. Roach, Venkadesan, M. , Rainbow, M. J. , and Lieberman, D. E. , Elastic energy storage in the shoulder and the evolution of high-speed throwing in Homo., Nature, vol. 498, no. 7455, pp. 483-6, 2013. (7.12 MB)
K. Mosier, Lau, C. , Wang, Y. , Venkadesan, M. , and Valero-Cuevas, F. J. , Controlling instabilities in manipulation requires specific cortical-striatal-cerebellar networks., J Neurophysiol, vol. 105, no. 3, pp. 1295-305, 2011. (1.12 MB)
D. E. Lieberman, Venkadesan, M. , Werbel, W. A. , Daoud, A. I. , D'Andrea, S. , Davis, I. S. , Mang'eni, R. Ojiambo, and Pitsiladis, Y. , Foot strike patterns and collision forces in habitually barefoot versus shod runners., Nature, vol. 463, no. 7280, pp. 531-5, 2010. (2.12 MB) (835.17 KB)
F. J. Valero-Cuevas, Venkadesan, M. , and Todorov, E. , Structured variability of muscle activations supports the minimal intervention principle of motor control., J Neurophysiol, vol. 102, no. 1, pp. 59-68, 2009. (805.28 KB)
K. G. Keenan, Santos, V. J. , Venkadesan, M. , and Valero-Cuevas, F. J. , Maximal voluntary fingertip force production is not limited by movement speed in combined motion and force tasks., J Neurosci, vol. 29, no. 27, pp. 8784-9, 2009. (639.06 KB)
M. Venkadesan and Valero-Cuevas, F. J. , Effects of neuromuscular lags on controlling contact transitions., Philos Trans A Math Phys Eng Sci, vol. 367, no. 1891, pp. 1163-79, 2009. (520.3 KB)
M. Venkadesan and Valero-Cuevas, F. J. , Neural control of motion-to-force transitions with the fingertip., J Neurosci, vol. 28, no. 6, pp. 1366-73, 2008. (734.4 KB)
M. Venkadesan, Guckenheimer, J. , and Valero-Cuevas, F. J. , Manipulating the edge of instability., J Biomech, vol. 40, no. 8, pp. 1653-61, 2007. (1.14 MB)
F. J. Valero-Cuevas, Smaby, N. , Venkadesan, M. , Peterson, M. , and Wright, T. , The strength-dexterity test as a measure of dynamic pinch performance., J Biomech, vol. 36, no. 2, pp. 265-70, 2003. (222.59 KB)
Conference Proceedings
M. A. Dias, Singh, D. K. , Bandi, M. M. , Venkadesan, M. , and Mandre, S. , Role of the tranverse arch in stiffness of the human foot, APS Meeting Abstracts. 2015.
N. Sharma and Venkadesan, M. , Nonlinear Elasticity of Muscle and Its Role in Motor Control, Biophysical Journal. Elsevier, 2014.
N. Sharma, Dhawale, N. , and Venkadesan, M. , Limits on the body size and shape of animals, INTEGRATIVE AND COMPARATIVE BIOLOGY. OXFORD UNIV PRESS INC JOURNALS DEPT, 2001 EVANS RD, CARY, NC 27513 USA, 2013.
M. Venkadesan, Backus, S. , Mandl, L. A. , Swigart, A. , Peterson, M. , Lyman, S. , Ariola, L. , Hotchkiss, R. N. , and Valero-Cuevas, F. J. , The strength-dexterity test is a novel and clinically informative measure of treatment outcome in thumb osteoarthritis, Arthritis and Rheumatism. 2005.
Conference Paper
A. Srinivasan and Venkadesan, M. , Polynomial mechanics and optimal control, in arXiv preprint arXiv:1411.0182, 2014.