Alumni of the Laboratory for Computational Motor Control


Ashwini K. Rao


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Ashwini Rao, 2000


Ash joined the lab in 2000 as a postdoc.  He worked on learning of cue-dependent force fields and the ability of the human brain to associate context to internal models of fields. He subsequently became an Assist. Professor of Clinical Rehabilitation at Columbia University.  He is now Associate Professor of Clinical Rehabilitation at Columbia University.


The results of his research were published in the following paper:


Learning dynamics of reaching. R Shadmehr, O Donchin, EJ Hwang, SE Hemminger, and A Rao (2005) Motor Cortex in Voluntary Movements: A distributed system for distributed functions, A. Riehle and E. Vaadia (eds), CRC Press, pp. 297-328.  Abstract Citations