Carlo J. De Luca

Surface EMG

Original Reports

De Luca CJ and Nawab SH. Reply to Farina and Enoka: The reconstruct-and-test approach is the most appropriate validation for surface EMG signal decomposition to date. Journal of Neurophysiology, 105: 983-984, 2011. PMID: 21304162. (pdf)

De Luca CJ, Gilmore LD, Kuznetsov M, and Roy SH. Filtering the Surface EMG signal: Movement artifact and baseline noise contamination. Journal of Biomechanics, 43 (8): 1573- 1579, 2010. PMID: 20206939. (pdf)

De Luca CJ,  Buccafusco J, Roy SH, De Luca G, and Nawab SH. The EMG signal as a pre-symptomatic indicator of organophosphates in the body. Muscle & Nerve, 33: 369-376, 2006. PMID: 16307441. (pdf)

De Luca CJ.  The use of surface electromyography in biomechanics.  Journal of Applied Biomechanics, 13: 135-163, 1997. (pdf)

Kupa EJ, Roy SH, Kandarian SC, and De Luca CJ.  Effects of muscle fiber type and size on EMG median frequency and conduction velocity.  Journal of Applied Physiology, 79:  23-32, 1995. PMID: 7559225. (pdf)

Merletti R, De Luca CJ, and Sathyan D.  Electrically evoked myoelectric signals in back muscles:  effect of side dominance.  Journal of Applied Physiology, 77:2,104-2,114, 1994. PMID: 7868422. (pdf)

De Luca CJ.  Use of the surface EMG signal for performance evaluation of back muscles.  Muscle and Nerve, 16: 210-216, 1993. PMID: 8429847. (pdf)

Merletti R, Knaflitz M, and De Luca CJ.  Electrically evoked myoelectric signals. CRC Critical Reviews in Biomedical Engineering, 19: 293-340, 1992. PMID: 1563271. (pdf)

Brody LR, Pollock MT, Roy SH, De Luca CJ, and Celli B.  pH induced effects on median frequency and conduction velocity of the myoelectric signal. Journal of Applied Physiology, 71: 1878-1885, 1991. PMID: 1761486. (pdf)

De Luca CJ and Merletti R. Surface myoelectric crosstalk among muscles of the leg. Electroencephalography and Clinical Neurophysiology, 69: 568-575, 1988. (pdf)

Roy SH, De Luca CJ, and Schneider J. Effects of electrode location on myoelectric conduction velocity and median frequency estimates. Journal of Applied Physiology, 61: 1510-1517, 1986. PMID: 3781964. (pdf)

De Luca CJ, Sabbahi MA, and Roy SH. Median frequency of the myoelectric signal: effects of hand dominance. European Journal of Applied Physiology, 55: 457-464, 1986. PMID: 3769901. (pdf)

Lawrence JH and De Luca CJ. The myoelectric signal versus force relationship in different human muscles. Journal of Applied Physiology, 54: 1653-1659, 1983. PMID: 6874489. (pdf)

Stulen FB and De Luca CJ. Frequency parameters of the myoelectric signal as a measure of muscle conduction velocity. IEEE Transactions on Biomedical Engineering, 28: 515-523, 1981. PMID: 7275132. (pdf)

Stulen FB and De Luca CJ. The relation between the myoelectric signal and physiological properties of constant force isometric contractions. Electroencephalography and Clinical Neurophysiology.  45: 681-698, 1978. PMID: 84737. (pdf)

Book Chapters

Merletti R and De Luca CJ. Crosstalk in surface electromyography. In: Desmedt JE (Ed). Computer-Aided Electromyography and Expert Systems, Elsevier, Holland, 137-142, 1989.

Roy SH and De Luca CJ. Evolving characteristics of the median frequency of the EMG signal. In:  Desmedt JE (Ed). Computer-Aided Electromyography and Expert Systems, Elsevier, Holland,  205-221, 1989.

Conference Papers

Meltzner GS, Sroka J, Heaton JT, Gilmore LD, Colby G, Roy SH, Chen N, and De Luca CJ. Speech recognition for vocalized and subvocal modes of production using surface EMG signals from neck and face, Interspeech, Brisbane, Australia, September 2008. (pdf)

Colby G, Heaton JT, Gilmore LD, Sroka J, Bend Y, Cabrera J, Roy SH, De Luca CJ, and Meltzner GS. Sensor subset selection for surface electromyography based speech recognition, International Conference on Acoustics, Speech, and Signal Processing, Las Vegas, March – April 2008. (pdf)