Volume 17 (2023)
Volume 16 (2022)
Volume 15 (2021)
Volume 14 (2020)
Volume 13 (2019)
Volume 12 (2018)
Volume 11 (2017)
Volume 10 (2016)
Volume 9 (2015)
Volume 8 (2014)
Volume 7 (2013)
Volume 6 (2012)
Volume 5 (2011)
Volume 4 (2010)
Volume 3 (2009)
Volume 2 (2008)
Volume 1 (2007)
Volume -2 (2005)
Volume -1 (2004)
Neuro-Muscular Engineering
Detection of Neural Spike in Extracellular Recording using Shannon Energy and Hilbert Transform

Sahar Akbari; Vahid Shalchyan; Mohammad Reza Daliri

Volume 12, Issue 4 , January 2019, , Pages 277-286

  Neural spike detection is the first step in the analysis of neural action potentials in extracellular recordings. The background noise which mainly originates from a large number of far neuronal units, usually confront with detection of low-amplitude spikes. So far, many scholars have devoted their works ...  Read More

Neuro-Muscular Engineering
Decoding Force using Signals Recorded from the Rat Motor Cortex by Linear Regression

Tahmineh Sadati; Mohammad Reza Daliri

Volume 12, Issue 1 , June 2018, , Pages 1-10

  A brain-computer interface is a system which works based on the neural activity created by the brain and it has attracted the attention of many researchers in recent years. These interfaces are independent of the usual pathway of peripheral and muscular nerves and are very important because of their ...  Read More

Neuro-Muscular Engineering
Brain Electrical Stimulation for Animal Navigation

Amir Masoud Ahmadi; Sepideh Farakhor Seghinsara; Mohamad Reza Daliri; Vahid Shalchyan

Volume 11, Issue 1 , May 2017, , Pages 83-100

  The brain stimulation and its widespread use is one of the most important subjects in studies of neurophysiology. In brain electrical stimulation methods, following the surgery and electrode implantation, electrodes send electrical impulses to the specific targets in the brain. The use of this stimulation ...  Read More

Neuro-Muscular Engineering
Using Emoji Stimuli for Checker-Board P300 Speller

Hesam Moradkhani; Vahid Shalchyan

Volume 10, Issue 4 , January 2017, , Pages 325-337

  P300 Speller as a most commonly used brain–computer interface (BCI) has been able to provide simple communication capabilities for people with severe motor or speech disabilities in order to have a better interaction with the outer world over the past years. Checker-board paradigm introduced by ...  Read More

Neuro-Muscular Engineering
Simulation of Gait Locomotion for Hemiplegia and Paraplegia Patients Using Neuromusculoskeletal Systems

Mohsen Abedi; Majid Mohammadi Moghaddam; Mohammad Firoozabadi

Volume 9, Issue 1 , April 2015, , Pages 33-48

  In this paper the simulation of pathological behavior in gait locomotion of central nervous system (CNS) diseases and effects of rehabilitation techniques are investigated. These simulations noticeably deepen the knowledge of researches in neurorehabilitation realm about the neuroscientific basis of ...  Read More

Neuro-Muscular Engineering
Hand Tremor Suppuration by Muscle Surface Electrical Stimulation

Reza Hajian; Farzad Towhidkhah

Volume 8, Issue 1 , March 2014, , Pages 19-29

  Tremor is one of the most frequent movement disorders which is involuntary and approximately sinusoidal. It affects various body joints such as elbow. Tremor on an elbow is considered as extension, flection, and rotation of the forearm. There are miscellaneous types of treatments for tremor one of which ...  Read More

Neuro-Muscular Engineering
Sensor design and construction of angle measurement device based on accelerometer sensor and Bluetooth module

Sahar Babaei; Ali Maleki

Volume 8, Issue 1 , March 2014, , Pages 57-68

  Nowadays real time motion tracking have been receiving considerable attention in many applications and research fields such as rehabilitation, medicine and treatment. Recently MEMS accelerometers play an important role to attend desired result for these applications. This paper presents a new design ...  Read More

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Influence of Mechanical Terms in Quantifying Muscle Synergy during Cycling for FES Rehabilitation Applications

Sohrab Barimani; Ali Maleki; Ali Fallah

Volume 8, Issue 1 , March 2014, , Pages 101-111

  FES based method used for rehabilitation of patients with spinal cord injury (SCI). One of these methods is FES cycling. FES cycling exercise has to be useful among SCI patients because of creating a periodic activity in the muscles of the lower extremities and stability of seating position. The major ...  Read More

Neuro-Muscular Engineering
Modeling of Impedance and Model Based Controllers Function in Learning Arm Reaching Movement

Ali Falaki; Farzad Towhidkhah

Volume 5, Issue 2 , June 2011, , Pages 127-141

  Based on previous studies, human motor control system may apply two control strategies, impedance control and model based control, for learning motor skills and counteracting environmental instabilities. Since interaction among these controllers is not fully studied, the investigation of impedance and ...  Read More

Neuro-Muscular Engineering
Black box modeling of Paralyzed Arm for FES-based Reaching Movement Control in SCIPatients

Rahele Shafaei; Seyed Mohammad Reza Hashemi Golpayegani

Volume 5, Issue 3 , June 2011, , Pages 214-228

  One of main the issues in achieving to a successful FES control is using an as much as possible accurate model of the under electrical stimulation system so that it can adequately indicate the system behavior. Classical computational models that are commonly used for this purpose have a reductionism ...  Read More

Neuro-Muscular Engineering
Adaptive Neuro-Fuzzy Sliding Mode control of Walking Using Intramuscular Electrical Stimulation in Rat Model

Abed Khorasani; Abbas Erfanian Omidvar

Volume 5, Issue 3 , June 2011, , Pages 245-255

  During the last decade, functional neuromuscular stimulation (FNS) has been proposed as a potential technique for restoring motor function in paralyzed limbs. A major challenge to restoring a desired functional limb movement through the use of intramuscular stimulation is the development of a robust ...  Read More

Neuro-Muscular Engineering
Employing muscular and stability synergies to perform a desired task

Amir Hosein Eskandari; Ehsan Sedaghat Nejad; Seyed Javad Mousavi; Mohsen Asghari; Mohammad Parnianpour

Volume 5, Issue 3 , June 2011, , Pages 257-273

  Selection of muscle activation pattern to reach a specific goal by considering the complexities of neuromuscular system and the way it overcomes these complications, is of researchers􀂶interest in motor control. One proposed solutionfor resolving thesecomplexities is the concept of simple module (synergies) ...  Read More

Neuro-Muscular Engineering
Kinematical Modeling of the Writing Process using Model Predictive Control

Mehdi Borjkhani; Farzad Towhidkhah

Volume 4, Issue 2 , June 2010, , Pages 109-122

  Writing is one of the high practiced and complex movement skills of human. Most of the proposed models for writing are bottom-up models, and therefore they could not reflect the biological aspects of movements in this process. Also there is not any model for illustrating the role of different parts of ...  Read More

Neuro-Muscular Engineering
Experimental and Theoretical Investigation of Human Stability under Tilting Base Plate in the Sagittal Plane

Davoud Naderi; Mohsen Sadeghi Mehr; Nader Farahpour; Behnam Miripour-Fard

Volume 2, Issue 2 , June 2008, , Pages 85-93

  Cognition of human postural responses can provide valuable insight on the control of stability. Researchers can use this finding to design rehabilitation exercises to improve the patients, balance. This study was done with the aim of conducting theoretical and experimental investigations on human response ...  Read More

Neuro-Muscular Engineering
An Adaptive Fuzzy Control with Hierarchical Structure for Controlling the Knee-joint angle by using Functional Electrical Stimulation

Hamid Reza Kobravi; Abbas Erfanian Omidvar

Volume 2, Issue 4 , June 2008, , Pages 335-349

  In this paper an adaptive robust fuzzy controller based on sliding mode control (SMC) approach is proposed to control the knee joint position using quadriceps electrical stimulation and it has been tested on three subjects. The proposed method is based on SMC. The main advantage of SMC derives from the ...  Read More

Neuro-Muscular Engineering
Simulation Of Neurotransmitter Release At The Neuromuscular Junction

Mehrak Mahmoudi; Mohammad Jafar Abd Khodaei; Saeide Khatibirad

Volume -2, Issue 1 , July 2005, , Pages 9-16

  A mathematical model is presented for simulation of neurotransmitter release in the synaptic cleft of a neuromuscular junction. Chaudhuri's model is improved by adding calcium diffusion effect on the neurotransmitter release. When an action potential occurs, the calcium channels on presynaptic membrane ...  Read More

Neuro-Muscular Engineering
A Model For Skill Movements Based On Self-Organized Control Strategy

Amir Homayoun Jafari; Seyed Mohammad Reza Hashemi Golpayegani; Farzad Towhidkhah; Ali Fallah

Volume -2, Issue 1 , July 2005, , Pages 57-70

  A hierarchical structure model with three levels is presented for modeling motor control in skill movements. At each level, based on accuracy and quality of control, a specific controller is activated. At first level, control concepts are qualitative. The duty of the first level is to provide stability ...  Read More

Neuro-Muscular Engineering
Neural Network Modeling Of Electrically Stimulated Muscle Under Non-Isometric Conditions

Abbas Erfanian Omidvar

Volume -2, Issue 1 , July 2005, , Pages 81-92

  This paper is concerned with developing a force-generating model of electrically stimulated muscle under non-isometric condition. Hill-based muscle models have been the most popular structure. This type of muscle model was constructed as a combination of different independent blocks (i.e., activation ...  Read More

Neuro-Muscular Engineering
Sensitivity Analysis Of Muscle Activation-Joint Position Using Computer Simulation Of A Model For The Thumb And Index Finger

Ali Esteki

Volume -1, Issue 1 , June 2004, , Pages 15-23

  Computer simulation of a three dimensional model of the thumb and index finger was used to perform a sensitivity analysis of each joint position to individual muscle activation level. The results were used to study the effect of each muscle on hand posture and select specific muscles to get a desired ...  Read More

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Effects Of Depolarizing Prepulses With Different Parameters On The Selective Stimulation Of Myelinated Fibers And Suggestion Of A New Prepulse Waveform With Superior Performance Based On Simulation Of

Amin Mahnam; Seyed Mohammad Firouzabadi; Seyed Mohammad Reza Hashemi Golpayegani

Volume -1, Issue 1 , June 2004, , Pages 65-76

  In recent years, various methods have been suggested to improve selectivity in electrical stimulation of neural fibers or cells. One of these methods is the use of depolarizing under-threshold prepulse to selectively stimulate fibers far from the electrode, without excitation of nearer fibers. In this ...  Read More