Conference Papers

2014

 
  • Arunkumar J, Hur P, Lakshminarayanan K, Seo NJ (2014). Usability evaluation of a low-cost virtual reality rehabilitation game for stroke patients with upper limb impairment using Kinect and P5 Glove, The 7th World Congress of Biomechanics, Boston MA.
  • Hur P, Kamper DG, Seo NJ (2014). Optimizing cable-driven assistive glove design to help open post-stroke paretic hand, The 7th World Congress of Biomechanics, Boston MA.
  • Kosmopoulos M, Hur P, Enders LR, Seo NJ (2014). Effect of Remote Subthreshold Vibrotactile Noise on Hand Function Post-Stroke, The 7th World Congress of Biomechanics, Boston MA.
  • Enders LR, Seo NJ (2014). Remote vibrotactile noise improves phalanx force deviation during power grip in stroke survivors, The 7th World Congress of Biomechanics, Boston MA.
  • Slota GP, Kamper DG, Seo NJ (2014). Assistive orthosis design using spring steel to help open post-stroke paretic hands, The 7th World Congress of Biomechanics, Boston MA.
  • Motawar B, Seo NJ (2014). Aging-related changes in neural function for grip relaxation: intracortical inhibition and spinal motoneuron excitability, The 7th World Congress of Biomechanics, Boston MA.
  • Lakshminarayanan K, Webster JG, Seo NJ (2014). Effects of remote vibrotactile noise on fingertip tactile sensation in healthy adults, The 7th World Congress of Biomechanics, Boston MA.
  • Firoozabad MF, Hur P, Seo NJ (2014). Determination of the Optimal Location of Kinect Sensor for Upper-Limb Virtual Reality, The 7th World Congress of Biomechanics, Boston MA.
  • Salehi SH, Slota GP, Beschorner K, Seo NJ (2014). Effects of upper limb posture and hand-rung friction condition on a person’s pull strength related to preventing falling from a fixed ladder, The 7th World Congress of Biomechanics, Boston MA.
 
2013
 
  • Arunkumar J, Hur P, Motawar B, Seo, N.J. (2013). Low-cost Virtual Reality Game for Upper Limb Rehabilitation Using Kinect and P5 Glove.The 37th Annual Meeting of the American Society of Biomechanics, Omaha, NE.
  • Hur P, Tseng Y-L, Seo NJ (2013). Somatosensory Cortex Activity in Response to Fingertip Stimulation Can Increase with Remote Subthreshold Vibrotactile Noise: An EEG Study. The 37th Annual Meeting of the American Society of Biomechanics, Omaha, NE.
  • Crocher V, Seo NJ (2013). Impact of Wheel Control Methods on Driving Safety and Efficiency. The 37th Annual Meeting of the American Society of Biomechanics, Omaha, NE.
  • Lambert L, Slota GP, Enders LR, Seo NJ (2013). Altered Power Grip Force Distribution and Phalanx Force Trajectory for Older Individuals.The 37th Annual Meeting of the American Society of Biomechanics, Omaha, NE.
  • Enders LR, Seo NJ (2013). Stroke Induced Sensory Deficit Decreases Phalanx Force Control During Power Grip. The 37th Annual Meeting of the American Society of Biomechanics, Omaha, NE.
  • Tseng Y-L, Seo NJ (2013). Effect of Sensory Manipulation on the Ability to Maintain Pinch Force. The 37th Annual Meeting of the American Society of Biomechanics, Omaha, NE.
  • Hur P, Salehi SH, Seo NJ (2013). Development of Biomechanical Index Finger Model to Predict Multi-segmental Grip Forces for Varying Finger Postures. The 37th Annual Meeting of the American Society of Biomechanics, Omaha, NE.
  • Slota GP, Seo NJ (2013). Handle Design Based on Pressure Distribution Patterns: Effect of Handle Shapes and Task Direction. The 37th Annual Meeting of the American Society of Biomechanics, Omaha, NE.
  • Ewert C, Crocher V, Seo NJ (2013). Computerized Mallet Classification for Brachial Plexus Palsy. The 37th Annual Meeting of the American Society of Biomechanics, Omaha, NE.
  • Linz W, Michalak G, Masoudi Motlagh M, Seo NJ, Ranji M (2013). Hand function assessment of stroke patients using non-invasive surface near-infrared spectroscopy. Great Lake Biomedical Conference, GE healthcare, Milwaukee, WI, April 2013 (awarded third place).
 
2012
 
  • Sotelo N, Motawar B, Seo NJ (2012). Modulation of the intracortical inhibition during grip relaxation. 13th RCMI International Symposium on Health Disparities, San Juan, Puerto Rico.
  • Brandenburg AR, Enders LR, Seo, NJ (2012). Use of high-friction objects to improve hand grip function assessed by the Box and Block Test for older adults. The 42nd Annual Meeting of the Society for Neuroscience, New Orleans, LA.
  • Weyers BL, Enders LR, Seo NJ (2012). Age-Related Changes in the Control of Pinch Grip Force. The 42nd Annual Meeting of the Society for Neuroscience, New Orleans, LA.
  • Lambert LR, Enders LR, Seo NJ (2012). Inter-limb transfer of grip coordination as a rehabilitation strategy for women following stroke. The 42nd Annual Meeting of the Society for Neuroscience, New Orleans, LA.
  • Motawar BR, Seo NJ (2012). Modulation of the intracortical inhibition for grip relaxation in chronic stroke survivors. The 42nd Annual Meeting of the Society for Neuroscience, New Orleans, LA.
  • Lomo-Tettey DN, Hur P, Seo NJ (2012). Improving an Assistive Glove for Stroke Survivors Using Advanced Biomechanical Model. The 42nd Annual Meeting of the Society for Neuroscience, New Orleans, LA.
  • Enders LR, Seo NJ (2012). Stochastic Resonance Improves Sensation and Pinch Grip in Stroke Survivors. The 42nd Annual Meeting of the Society for Neuroscience, New Orleans, LA.
  • Hur P, Seo NJ (2012). Effect of Vibrotactile Stimulation on the Reaction Time to Handle Perturbation. The 42nd Annual Meeting of the Society for Neuroscience, New Orleans, LA.
  • Enders LR, Seo NJ (2012). Effects of Vibrotactile Stimulation on Sensation and Pinch Grip in Stroke Survivors with Sensory and Motor Deficit.CHS 2012 Spring Research Symposium.
  • Enders LR, Seo NJ (2012). Stochastic Resonance Improves Sensation and Pinch Grip in Stroke Survivors. 3rd annual Milwaukee Regional Research Forum luncheon,Crowne Plaza Milwaukee West.
 
2011
 
  • Scott, J.O., Brandenburg, A.R., Allard, B.M., Seo, N.J. (2011) Identification and Improvement of Difficult Hand Grip Movement Components for Stroke Survivors Using the Box and Block Test. The 35th Annual Meeting of the American Society of Biomechanics, Long Beach, CA.
  • Pounds, C., Enders, L.R., Seo, N.J. (2011) Lack of Modulation of Maximum Pinch Force Depending on Grip Surface in Stroke Survivors. The 35th Annual Meeting of the American Society of Biomechanics, Long Beach, CA.
  • Enders, L.R., Seo, N.J. (2011) Effects of Stroke-Induced Sensory And Motor Deficit on Phalanx Force Magnitude And Angular Deviation during Power Grip. The 35th Annual Meeting of the American Society of Biomechanics, Long Beach, CA.
  • Hur, P., Motawar, B.R., Seo, N.J. (2011) Effects of Glove and Ladder Rung Design on Prevention of Ladder Fall. The 35th Annual Meeting of the American Society of Biomechanics, Long Beach, CA.
  • Motawar, B.R., Hur, P., Seo, N.J. (2011) Roles of Cutaneous Sensation and Gloves with Different Coefficients of Friction on Fall Recovery during Simulated Ladder Falls. The 35th Annual Meeting of the American Society of Biomechanics, Long Beach, CA.
 
2010
 
  • Seo, N.J., Bogey, R.A., Kamper, D.G., (2010). Cyproheptadine hydrochloride reduced delay in grip muscle relaxation for persons with chronic stroke. The 40th Annual Meeting for the Society for Neuroscience, San Diego, CA.
  • Engel, A.K.J., Stinear, J.W., Seo, N.J., (2010). Development of a protocol to detect modulation of short-term intracortical inhibition using transcranial magnetic stimulation. The 40th Annual Meeting for the Society for Neuroscience, San Diego, CA.
  • Newbern, J.K., Seo, N.J., (2010). Inter-Limb Coupling During Unilateral Grip Exertion Following Stroke.The 40th Annual Meeting for the Society for Neuroscience, San Diego, CA.
  • Hildebrand, J.J., Kapellusch, J.M., Seo, N.J., (2010). Time Study of the Box and Block Test for Different Block Surface. The 40th Annual Meeting for the Society for Neuroscience, San Diego, CA.
  • Allen, R.J., Sindhu, B.S., Shechtman, O., Seo, N.J., (2010). The effect of musculoskeletal pain on hand grip force and timing. The 40th Annual Meeting for the Society for Neuroscience, San Diego, CA.
  • Engel, A.K.J., Enders, L.R., Keenan, K.G., Seo, N.J., (2010). Grip Surface Friction Affects Maximum Tip Pinch Force. The 34th Annual Meeting of the American Society of Biomechanics, Providence, RI.
  • Enders, L.R., Engel, A.K.J., Seo, N.J., (2010). High Coefficient of Friction at the Hand-Object Interface Contributes to Increased Maximum Grip Force by the Phalanxes During Power Grip. The 34th Annual Meeting of the American Society of Biomechanics, Providence, RI.
  • Cary, D.T., Enders, L.R., Seo, N.J., (2010). The Box and Block Test Score is Dependent upon Block Surface. The 34th Annual Meeting of the American Society of Biomechanics, Providence, RI.
  • Newbern, J.K., Seo, N.J., (2010). Bilateral Hand Coupling During Unilateral Grip Exertion Following Stroke. UWM College of Engineering & Applied Science Poster Competition, Milwaukee, WI.
  • Hildebrand, J.J., Allen, R.J., Seo, N.J., (2010). Video Analysis of the Box and Block Clinical Test for Different Surface Friction Conditions. UWM College of Engineering & Applied Science Poster Competition, Milwaukee, WI.
  • Engel, A.K.J., Seo, N.J., (2010). Grip Surface Friction Affects Maximum Tip Pinch Force. UWM College of Engineering & Applied Science Poster Competition, Milwaukee, WI.
  • Enders, L.R., Seo, N.J., (2010). High Coefficient of Friction at the Hand-Object Interface Contributes to Increased Maximum Grip Force by the Phalanxes During Power Grip. UWM College of Engineering & Applied Science Poster Competition, Milwaukee, WI.
  • Allen, R.J., Seo, N.J., (2010). Delay in Grip and Strength for People with Musculoskeletal Disorders.UWM Research Symposium, Milwaukee, WI.
  • Cary, D.T., Seo, N.J., (2010). The Box and Block Test Score is Dependent upon Block Surface. UWM College of Engineering & Applied Science Poster Competition, Milwaukee, WI.
 
2009
 
  • Seo, N.J., Kamper, D.G., (2009). Use of Force Feedback to Improve Grip Force Direction in Stroke Survivors. The Society for Neuroscience 39th Annual Meeting, Chicago, IL.
  • Seo, N.J., (2009). Altered Digit Force Direction during Pinch Grip Following Stroke. Section on Research, American Physical Therapy Association, Pacific Grove, CA.
  • Seo, N.J., Kamper, D.G., (2009). Excessive Shear Force at the Digits May Contribute to Unstable Grip Following Stroke. The ASME Summer Bioengineering Conference, Lake Tahoe, CA.
 
2008
 
  • Seo, N.J., Kamper, D.G., (2008). Effect of Arm Posture, Arm Support, and Muscle Stretch on Sustained Finger Flexor Activity Following Stroke.Proceedings of the 30th Annual International Conference of the IEEE Engineering in Medicine and Biology Society. Vancouver, Canada.
  • Gusich, B., Armstrong, T.J., Seo, N.J., Grieshaber, D.C., (2008). Development of a computerized model for evaluation of manual insertion of flexible hoses in automobile assembly.Proceedings of Human Factors and Ergonomics Society 52nd Annual Meeting. New York, NY: Human Factors and Ergonomics Society.
  • Seo, N.J., Rymer, W.Z., Kamper, D.G., (2008). Delays in Grip Initiation and Termination in Persons with Stroke: Effects of Arm Support and Active Muscle Stretch Exercise. Brain Research Foundation 10th Annual Neuroscience Day, Chicago, IL.
 
2007
 
  • Seo, N.J., Armstrong, T.J., Dannecker, K.L., (2007). Effect of Simultaneous Grip on Wrist Strength.Proceedings of Human Factors and Ergonomics Society 51st Annual Meeting. Baltimore, MD: Human Factors and Ergonomics Society.
  • Seo, N.J., Armstrong, T.J., Konishi, Y., (2007). The Effect of Handle Friction and Torque on Axial Push Force. The 31st Annual Meeting of the American Society of Biomechanics, Palo Alto, CA.
  • Seo, N.J., Armstrong, T.J., Dannecker, K.L., (2007). The Effect of Friction and Arm Posture on Max Push / Pull Force. The 31st Annual Meeting of the American Society of Biomechanics. Palo Alto, CA.
 
2006
 
  • Seo, N.J., Armstrong, T.J., (2006). A Preferred Orientation of a Cylindrical Hand Dynamometer for Measuring Grip Force. The 28th International Congress on Occupational Health, Milan, Italy.
  • Seo, N.J., Brown, S.H., (2006). Dependence of Safety Margins on Isometric Push Force Levels. The Society for Neuroscience 36th annual meeting, Atlanta, GA.
  • Seo, N.J., Armstrong, T.J., (2006). The Effect of Torque Direction on Hand-object Coupling. The 30th Annual Meeting of the American Society of Biomechanics, Blacksburg, VA.
  • Seo, N.J., Armstrong, T.J., Ashton-Miller, J., Chaffin, D.B., (2006). Development of a Biomechanical Model for Grip, Twist and Friction – How to Open a Pickle Jar. 2006 Engineering Graduate Student Symposium, Ann Arbor, MI.
  • Seo, N.J., Armstrong, T.J., Ashton-Miller, J., (2006). Grip Forces Measured with Different Methods.Proceedings of the 16th World Congress on Ergonomics, International Ergonomics Association, Maastricht, The Netherlands, Elsevier Science Inc.
 
2005
 
  • Seo, N.J., Armstrong, T. J., Drinkaus, P., (2005). Methods to Measure Static Coefficient of Friction between Hand and Other Materials. The International Society of Biomechanics XXth meeting/American Society of Biomechanics 29th meeting, Cleveland, OH.
  • Grieshaber, D.C., Armstrong, T.J., Seo, N.J., (2005). Forearm Muscle Activity During Three Hose Insertion Tasks As Measured By Surface Electromyography Of The Flexor Digitorum Superficialis Muscle. The International Society of Biomechanics XXth meeting/American Society of Biomechanics 29th meeting, Cleveland, OH.