Laboratory For Cognition and Action – Publications




Rosenbaum, D. A. (1991). Human motor control. San Diego: Academic Press.

Rosenbaum, D. A. and Collyer, C. E. (Eds.). (1998). Timing of Behavior: Neural, Psychological, and Computational Perspectives. Cambridge, MA: MIT Press.

Rosenbaum, D. A. (In preparation). Introduction To Computer Programming – MATLAB Through Examples.

For a complete list and access to PDFs, click here.



Rosenbaum, D. A. (2002). Motor control. In H. Pashler (Series Ed.) and S. Yantis (Vol. Ed.), Stevens' Handbook of Experimental Psychology: Vol. 1. Sensation and Perception (3rd ed.), pp. 315-339. New York: Wiley.

Rosenbaum, D. A., Augustyn, J. S., Cohen, R. G., and Jax, S.A. (In press). Perceptual-motor expertise. In A. Ericsson (Ed.), Cambridge Handbook of Expertise and Expert Performance.

Rosenbaum, D. A., Cohen, R. G., Meulenbroek, R. G., and Vaughan, J. (in press). Plans for grasping objects. In A. Feldman (Ed.), Progress in Motor Control. Springer.

For a complete list and access to PDFs, click here.



Journal Articles

Grosjean, M., Rosenbaum, D. A., and Elsinger, C. (2001). Timing and reaction time. Journal of Experimental Psychology: General, 130, 256-272.

Meulenbroek, R. G. J., Rosenbaum, D. A., and Vaughan, J. (2001). Planning reaching and grasping movements: Simulating reduced movement capabilities in spastic hemiparesis. For special issue of Motor Control, 5, 136-150.

Rosenbaum, D. A., Carlson, R. A. and Gilmore, R. O. (2001) Acquisition of intellectual and perceptual-motor skills. Annual Review of Psychology, 52, 453-470.

Rosenbaum, D. A., Meulenbroek, R. G., Vaughan, J., and Jansen, C. (2001). Posture-based motion planning: Applications to grasping. Psychological Review, 108, 709-734.

Vaughan, J. Rosenbaum, D. A., and Meulenbroek, R. G. J. (2001). Planning reaching and grasping movements: The problem of obstacle avoidance. Motor Control, 5, 116-135.

Brown, L. E., Moore, C. M., and Rosenbaum, D. A. (2002). Feature-specific processing dissociates action from recognition. Journal of Experimental Psychology: Human Perception and Performance, 28, 1330-1344. [Accepted by Tom Carr, special ad hoc editor.]

Rosenbaum, D. A. (2002). Time, space, and short term memory. Brain and Cognition, 48, 52-65.

Rosenbaum, D. A. and Gregory, R. W. (2002). Development of a method for measuring moving-related effort: Biomechanical considerations and implications for Fitts’ Law. Experimental Brain Research, 142, 365-373.

Shin, J. and Rosenbaum, D. A. (2002). Reaching while calculating: Scheduling of cognitive and perceptual-motor processes. Journal of Experimental Psychology: General, 131, 206-219.

Brown, L. E., Rosenbaum, D. A., and Sainburg, R. L. (2003). Limb position drift: Implications for control of posture and movement. Journal of Neurophysiology, 90, 3105-3118.

Jax, S. A., Rosenbaum, D. A., Vaughan, J., and Meulenbroek, R. G. J. (2003). Computational motor control and human factors: Modeling movements in real and possible environments. Human Factors, 45, 5-27. [Special issue on "Quantitative Formal Models of Human Performance," M. Byrne and W. G. Gray, Eds.]

Cohen, R. G. and Rosenbaum, D. A. (2004). Where objects are grasped reveals how grasps are planned: Generation and recall of motor plans. Experimental Brain Research, 157, 486-495.

Steenbergen, B., Meulenbroek, R.G. J. and Rosenbaum, D.A. (2004). Constraints on grip selection in hemiparetic cerebral palsy: Effects of lesional side, end-point accuracy and context. Cognitive Brain Research, 19, 145-159.

Augustyn, J. S. and Rosenbaum, D. A. (In press). Metacognitive control of action: Preparation for aiming reflects knowledge of Fitts’ Law. Psychonomic Bulletin and Review.

Bosga, J., Meulenbroek, R. G., and Rosenbaum, D. A. (In press). Deliberate control of continuous motor performance. Journal of Motor Behavior.

Rosenbaum, D. A. (In press). The Cinderalla of psychology: The neglect of motor control in the science of mental life and behavior. American Psychologist.

Waszak, F., Wascher, E., Keller, P., Koch, I., Aschersleben, G., Rosenbaum, D. A., and Prinz. W. (In press). Intention-based and stimulus-based mechanisms in action selection. Experimental Brain Research.


For a complete list and access to PDFs, click here.