Eric J. Perreault
Eric J. Perreault received the B.Eng. and M.Eng. degrees in electrical engineering from McGill University, Montréal, QC, Canada, and the Ph.D. degree in biomedical engineering from Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, OH, USA. He is a Professor at Northwestern University with appointments in Biomedical Engineering and Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, and in the Sensory Motor Performance Program at the Rehabilitation Institute of Chicago. He completed a postdoctoral fellowship in Physiology at Northwestern University, and was a Visiting Professor at ETH Zurich. His research focuses on the neural and biomechanical factors involved in the control of multi-joint movement and posture, as well as changes following injury.
TNSRE, Featured ArticlesSemiparametric Identification of Human Arm Dynamics for Flexible Control of a Functional Electrical Stimulation Neuroprosthesis
Eric M. Schearer, Yu-Wei Liao, Eric J. Perreault, Matthew C. Tresch, William D. Memberg, Robert F. Kirsch, Kevin M. Lynch
We present a method to identify the dynamics of a human arm controlled by an implanted functional electrical stimulation neuroprosthesis. The method uses Gaussian process regression to predict shoulder and elbow torques given the shoulder and elbow joint positions and... Read more
Posted on 27 SEP 2016