Carlo J. De Luca

Technology – EMG Signal Decomposition

Original Reports

Zaheer F, Roy SH, De Luca CJ. Preferred sensor sites for surface EMG signal detection. Physiological Measurement, 33(2), 2012.

Nawab SH, Chang SS, and De Luca CJ. High-yield decomposition of surface EMG signals. Clinical Neurophysiology, 121 (10):1602-15, 2010. PMID: 20430694. (pdf)

 Nawab SH, Wotiz RP, and De Luca CJ. Decomposition of indwelling EMG signals. Journal of Applied Physiology, 105: 700-710, 2008 . PMID: 18483170. (pdf)

De Luca CJ, Adam A, Wotiz R, Gilmore LD, and Nawab SH. Decomposition of surface EMG signals. Journal of Neurophysiology, 96: 1646-1657, 2006. PMID: 10899649. (pdf)

Masuda T and De Luca CJ.  A technique for detecting MUAP propagation from high threshold motor units.  Journal of Electromyography and Kinesiology, 1: 75-80, 1991. PMID: 20719598. (pdf)

Mambrito B and De Luca CJ. A technique for the detection, decomposition and analysis of the EMG signal. Electroencephalography and Clinical Neurophysiology, 58: 175-188, 1984. PMID: 6204844. (pdf)

LeFever RS, Xenakis AP, and De Luca CJ. A procedure for decomposing the myoelectric signal into its constituent action potentials: part II – execution and test for accuracy. IEEE Transactions on Biomedical Engineering, 29: 158-164, 1982. PMID: 7084949. (pdf)

LeFever RS and De Luca CJ. A procedure for decomposing the myoelectric signal into its constituent action potentials: part I – technique, theory and implementation. IEEE Transactions on Biomedical Engineering, 29: 149-157, 1982. PMID: 7084948. (pdf)

De Luca CJ and Forrest WJ. An electrode for recording single motor unit activity during strong muscle contractions. IEEE Transactions on Biomedical Engineering, 19: 367-372, 1972. PMID: 5038391. (pdf)

Conference Papers

Nawab SH, Chang SS, De Luca CJ. Surface EMG Signal Decomposition Using Empirically Sustainable BioSignal Separation Principles, The 31st Annual International Conference of the IEEE Engineering in Medicine and Biology Society, Minneapolis, September 2009. (pdf)

Chang SS, De Luca CJ, and Nawab SH. Aliasing Rejection in Precision Decomposition of EMG Signals, The 30th Annual International Conference of the IEEE Engineering in Medicine and Biology Society, Vancouver, August 2008. (pdf)

Nawab SH, Wotiz R, and De Luca CJ, Multi-Receiver Precision Decomposition of Intramuscular EMG Signals, The 28th International Conference of the IEEE Engineering in Medicine and Biology Society, New York, September 2006. (pdf)

Nawab SH, Roy SH, and De Luca CJ. Functional Activity Monitoring From Wearable Sensor Data, The 26th International Conference of the IEEE Engineering in Medicine and Biology Society, San Francisco: 979-982, September 2004. (pdf)

Nawab SH, Wotiz R, and De Luca CJ. Improved Resolution of Pulse Superpositions in a Knowledge-Based System for EMG Decomposition, The 26th International Conference of the IEEE Engineering in Medicine and Biology Society, San Fransisco: 162, September 2004. (pdf)

Nawab SH, Wotiz R, Hochstein L, and De Luca CJ. Next-Generation Decomposition of Multi-Channel EMG Signals, Proceedings of the Second Joint Meeting of the IEEE Engineering in Medicine and Biology Society and the Biomedical Engineering Society, Houston: 36-37, October 2002. (pdf)

Nawab SH, Wotiz R, Hochstein L, and De Luca CJ. Improved Decomposition of Intramuscular EMG Signals, SCI-2002:  Proceedings of the 6th World Multiconference on Systemics, Cybernetics and Informatics, Orlando, XI: 274-279, July 2002. (pdf)

Nawab SH, Wotiz R, and De Luca CJ. Resolving EMG Pulse Superpositions Via Utility Maximization, Proceedings of the 8th World Multiconference on Systemics, Cybernetics and Informatics, Orlando, FL:233-236, July 2004.

Chang SS, De Luca CJ, and Nawab SH. Aliasing Rejection in Precision Decomposition of EMG Signals, The 30th Annual International Conference on the IEEE Engineering in Medicine and Biology Society, Vancouver, August 2008

Book Chapters

De Luca CJ and Adam A.  Precision decomposition of intramuscular electromyographic signals.  In:  Windhorst U and Johasson H. (Eds).  Modern Techniques on Neuroscience Research, Heidelberg:  Springer, 757-776, 1999.

Stashuk D and De Luca CJ. Update on the decomposition and analysis of EMG signals. In: Desmedt JE (Ed). Computer-Aided Electromyography and Expert Systems, Elsevier, Holland, 39-47, 1989.

De Luca CJ. Reflections on EMG signal decomposition. In: Desmedt JE (Ed). Computer-Aided Electromyography and Expert Systems, Elsevier, Holland, 33-37, 1989.

Mambrito B and De Luca CJ. Acquisition and decomposition of the electromyographic signal. In: Desmedt JE (Ed). Progress in Clinical Neurophysiology 10: Computer-Aided Electromyography, Karger, Basel, 52-72, 1983.