Oku Takanori

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Name
Oku Takanori
E-mail
t.oku0222gmail.com

Research Areas

 
 

Academic & Professional Experience

 
 
   
 
Researcher, Sophia University SRO Project Research Division, Musical Skill and Injury Center
 

Education

 
Apr 2010
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Mar 2012
Faculty of Engineering Science, Osaka University
 
Apr 2012
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Mar 2013
Graduate School, Division of Engineering Science, Osaka University
 
Apr 2013
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Mar 2016
Graduate School, Division of Engineering Science, Osaka University
 

Awards & Honors

 
2014
Japan, IEEE Engineering in Medicine & Biology Society (EMBS) Japan Chapter Young Researcher Award, IEEE Engineering in Medicine & Biology Society (EMBS) Japan Chapter
 

Published Papers

 
Skillful force control in expert pianists
Oku T, Furuya S
Experimental Brain Research   235(5) 1603-1615   Mar 2017   [Refereed]
Secrets of virtuoso: neuromuscular attributes of motor virtuosity in expert musicians
S. Furuya, T. Oku, F. Miyazaki, and, H. Kinoshita
Scientific Reports      2015   [Refereed]
On the Origin of Muscle Synergies: Invariant Balance in the Co-activation of Agonist and Antagonist Muscle Pairs
H. Hirai, F. Miyazaki, H. Naritomi, K. Koba, T. Oku, K. Uno, M. Uemura, T. Nishi, M. Kageyama, and H. I. Krebs
Frontiers in Bioengineering and Biotehnology      2015   [Refereed]
A Feasibility Study to Assess Intralimb Coordination in Stroke Rehabilitation: Two Indices of Mechanical Impedance by Coactivation of Agonist Muscles
T. Oku, K. Uno, T. Nishi, M. Kageyama, K. Koba, M. Uemura, H. Hirai, F. Miyazaki, and H. Naritomi
Proceedings of 2015 IEEE International Conference on Rehabilitation Robotics (ICORR)   899-904   2015   [Refereed]
Extraction and implementation of muscle synergies on neuro-mechanical control of upper limb movement
H. Pham, Y. Ariga, K. Tominaga, T. Oku, K. Nakayama, M. Uemura, H. Hirai, and F. Miyazaki
Advanced Robotics   28(5) 1-17   2014   [Refereed]

Conference Activities & Talks

 
Neuromuscular hand control in piano playing
Takanori Oku, Shinichi Furuya
Neuroscience and Music VI   Jun 2017   
A Feasibility Study to Assess Intralimb Coordination in Stroke Rehabilitation: Two Indices of Mechanical Impedance by Coactivation of Agonist Muscles
T. Oku, K. Uno, T. Nishi, M. Kageyama, K. Koba, M. Uemura, H. Hirai, F. Miyazaki, and H. Naritomi
2015 IEEE International Conference on Rehabilitation Robotics (ICORR)   Aug 2015   
Abnormal Muscle Synergies Significantly Alter Endpoint Stiffness and Virtual Trajectory while Drawing in A Horizontal Plane
T. Oku, K. Uno, T. Nishi, M. Kageyama, P. Phatiwuttipat, K. Koba, Y. Yamashita, M. uemura, H. Hirai, F. Miyazaki, H. Naritomi
1st Clinical Movement Analysis World Conference (ESMAC-SIAMOC 2014)   Sep 2014   
Difference of Muscle Synergies, Equilibrium-point Trajectories, and Endpoint Stiffness in Normal and Pathological Upper-limb Movements
T. Oku, K. Uno, T. Nishi, M. Kageyama, P. Phatiwuttipat, K. Koba, Y. Yamashita, K. Murakami, M. Uemura, H. Hirai, F. Miyazaki, H. Naritomi.
36th Annual International Conference of the IEEE Engineering in Medicine and Biology Society (EMBC)   Aug 2014   
Analysis of Muscle Coordination in Human Pedaling and Implementation with a Musculoskeletal Robot
T. Oku, K. Inoue, T. T. Hang Pham, K. Tominaga, D. Maeda, M. Uemura, H. Hirai, and Fumio Miyazaki
2012 12th IEEE-RAS International Conference on Humanoid Robots (Humanoids)   Dec 2012