Kevin Engel

Ph.D. 2001, M.D. 2003

Thesis Title:

Oculomotor and Manual Tracking of Visual Targets

Current Position:

Assistant Professor, Department of Ophthalmology, University of Minnesota, Chief of Ophthalmology at HCMC.

Major Advisor(s):

John Soechting

Selected Publications:

  • Kevin C. Engel, John H. Anderson, Christopher M. Gomez, John F. Soechting. Deficits in Ocular and Manual Tracking Due to Episodic Ataxia Type 2. Movement Disorders (In Press)
  • Kevin C. Engel, John F. Soechting. Interactions between Ocular Motor and Manual Responses during Two-Dimensional Tracking. Progress in Brain Research, 142: 141-154, 2003
  • Engel KC , Soechting JF. Interactions between ocular motor and manual responses during two-dimensional tracking. Prog Brain Res. 2003;142:141-53.
  • Engel KC , Flanders M, Soechting JF. Oculocentric frames of reference for limb movement. Arch Ital Biol. 2002 Jul;140(3):211-9.
  • Kevin C. Engel, Martha Flanders, John F. Soechting. Oculocentric Frames of Reference for Limb Movement. Archives Italiennes de Biologie, 140(3): 211-219
  • Soechting JF, Engel KC , Flanders M. The Duncker illusion and eye-hand coordination. J Neurophysiol. 2001 Feb;85(2):843-54.
  • Engel KC, Anderson JH, Soechting JF. (2000) Similarity in the response of smooth pursuit and manual tracking to a change in the direction of target motion. J Neurophysiol. 84:1149-1156.
  • Engel KC, Soechting JF. (2000) Manual tracking in two dimensions. J Neurophysiol. 83:3483-3496.
  • Engel KC, Anderson JH, Soechting JF. (1999) Oculomotor tracking in two dimensions. J Neurophysiol. 81:1597-1602.
  • Engel KC , Flanders M, Soechting JF. Anticipatory and sequential motor control in piano playing. Exp Brain Res. 1997 Feb;113(2):189-99.

Awards and Honors:

Kevin Engel