J. Alex Birdwell

  • 182 Citations
20072018
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Education/Academic qualification

PhD, Northwestern University

… → 2012

Mechanical Engineering, MS, Northwestern University

… → 2006

Mechanical Engineering, BS, Georgia Institute of Technology

… → 2004

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Vibrissae Medicine & Life Sciences
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Prostheses and Implants Medicine & Life Sciences

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Research Output 2007 2018

  • 182 Citations
  • 5 Article
  • 2 Conference article

Academic advising and student affairs working together to improve first-year experience of engineering students

Bacon, K. K., Birdwell, J. A., Brown, O., DeCosta, E., Freeman, R. W., Roldan, W., Gentry, K. & Pokryfky, A. R., Jun 23 2018, In : ASEE Annual Conference and Exposition, Conference Proceedings. 2018-June

Research output: Contribution to journalConference article

Students

Engineering and technology literacy introduced in cornerstone design cours

Freeman, R. W., Birdwell, J. A., DeCosta, E., Gentry, K. & Brown, O., Jun 23 2018, In : ASEE Annual Conference and Exposition, Conference Proceedings. 2018-June

Research output: Contribution to journalConference article

Students
Studios
Mockups
Curricula
Engineers
18 Citations (Scopus)
Muscle
Controllers
Pattern recognition
Wire
Electrodes
48 Citations (Scopus)

Dexterous control of a prosthetic hand using fine-wire intramuscular electrodes in targeted extrinsic muscles

Cipriani, C., Segil, J. L., Birdwell, J. A. & Weir, R. F., Jan 1 2014, In : IEEE Transactions on Neural Systems and Rehabilitation Engineering. 22, 4, p. 828-836 9 p., 6718168.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Prosthetics
Muscle
Electrodes
Hand
Wire
11 Citations (Scopus)

Activation of individual extrinsic thumb muscles and compartments of extrinsic finger muscles

Birdwell, J. A., Hargrove, L. J., Kuiken, T. A. & Weir, R. F., Sep 15 2013, In : Journal of neurophysiology. 110, 6, p. 1385-1392 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Thumb
Fingers
Muscles
Prostheses and Implants
Electrodes