Uta Herrmann (Wolfe)

Ph.D. 1998

Thesis Title:

Directional tuning of single motor units in human shoulder muscles

Current Position:

Associate Professor of Psychology, University of St. Thomas

Former Position:

Associate Professor
Dept. Of Psychology
Hobart and William Smith Colleges

Major Advisor(s):

Martha Flanders

Selected Publications:

  • Herrmann U, Flanders M. Directional tuning of single motor units. J Neurosci 1998;18:8402-8416.
  • Soechting JF, Buneo CA, Herrmann U, Flanders M. Moving effortlessly in three dimensions: does Donders' law apply to arm movement? J Neurosci. 1995;15(9):6271-80.
  • Flanders M, Herrmann U. Two components of muscle activation: scaling with the speed of arm movement. J Neurophysiol. 1992;67(4):931-43.

Awards and Honors:

  • Lifson/Johnson Award for Outstanding Teaching
  • Bacaner Award for Creative Thesis Research
Uta Herrmann