More than 20 trainees and PIs from the Sensorimotor Superlab at Western University contribute to this reading list. Here are the articles that have interested us this week.

—the superlab


Neural mechanisms for the localization of unexpected external motion
Chinta, S., Pluta, S.R.
Nat Commun 14


Human neuromuscular structure and function in old age: A brief review
Power GA, Dalton BH, Rice CL
J Sport Health Sci


Biomedical publishing: Past historic, present continuous, future conditional
Sever R
PLoS Biol


Bilateral arm movements are coordinated via task-dependent negotiations between independent and codependent control, but not by a “coupling” control policy
Kitchen NM, Yuk J, Przybyla A, Scheidt RA, Sainburg RL
J Neurophysiol


Muscular production of individuated finger movements: the roles of extrinsic finger muscles
Schieber MH
J Neurosci


Index finger of a human-like robotic hand using thin soft muscles
Faudzi AAM, Ooga J, Goto T, Takeichi M, Suzumori K
IEEE Robotics and Automation Letters


Large-scale capture of hidden fluorescent labels for training generalizable markerless motion capture models
Butler DJ, Keim AP, Ray S, Azim E


Continuous evaluation of cost-to-go for flexible reaching control and online decisions
De Comite A, Lefèvre P, Crevecoeur F
PLoS Comput Biol


Internal feedback in the cortical perception-action loop enables fast and accurate behavior
Li JS, Sarma AA, Sejnowski TJ, Doyle JC
Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A


Independent influences of movement distance and visual distance on Fitts’ Law
Al-Fawakhiri N, McDougle S


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Articles appear on this list because they caught our eye, but their appearance here is not necessarily an endorsement of the work. We hope that you find something on this list you might not otherwise have come across—but, as always, please read with a critical eye.