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On June 30th 2018, Mr. Alessio Puleo presented his work at ISEK 2018 investigating the influence of the inhomogeneous properties of the muscle tissue on the propagation of the electrical signals... Read More
Bridging Robotics and Neural Control for Rehabilitation In Conjunction with the 2018 International Convention on Rehabilitation Engineering and Technology (i-CREATe2018) Date: July 15th... Read More
The De Luca Foundation is now accepting applications for Student Research Scholarships, to support undergraduate and graduate student research projects to advance investigations in the area of... Read More
The De Luca Foundation (DLF) is pleased to announce the winners of 2018 Student Travel Award. The foundation received a total of 272 applications across five different conferences. The review... Read More
Wise man behind ISEK & De Luca Foundation Dr. John V. Basmajian(21 June 1921 - 18 March 2008)    Dr. John V. Basmajian’s profound scientific legacy lives on through ISEK, which he co-founded... Read More
On April 24th, Mr. Michael Twardowski, a Robotics Engineering PhD Student at Worcester Polytechnic Institute (WPI) and a De Luca Foundation Research Fellow,  presented his research “Motor Unit Drive... Read More
Two student Research Scholarships are available during 2018 to support undergraduate and graduate student research projects to advance investigations in electromyography, motor control, and human... Read More
The Motor Control Symposium at ACSM, held annually since 2016, covers a wide spectrum of topics on biomechanics and motor control in the sport sciences. The theme of the 2018 symposium isInnovative... Read More
Delsys, Altec, and the De Luca Foundation thank the engineering students from Boston University, University of Rhode Island, University of Connecticut and Worcester Polytechnic Institute for... Read More
The De Luca Foundation is pleased to announce the 16th Annual Delsys Prize – Promoting Innovation in Electromyography. The Delsys Prize is an annual competition established in 2003 by Professor... Read More
2017 was a memorable year for the science community.  Most notably, a global March for Science was organized in response to the United States’ proposed budget cuts to NIH-funded scientific research. ... Read More
The invited speakers will be established investigators in the fields of Motor Control and Biomechanics, from institutions in Japan and the United States, and will present their perspective and... Read More
The De Luca Foundation has officially opened applications for the 2018 Student Travel Awards campaign. The Foundation has set aside up to $10,000.00 USD to aid students attending select domestic... Read More
As 2017 comes to a close, the De Luca Foundation proudly reflects on a year full of accomplishments. This past year, we offered scholarships in support of graduate student research, to go alongside... Read More
We are pleased to announce that the 8th Symposium on Motor Control in Biomechanics will be held in Dublin (Ireland) in conjunction with the 8th World Congress of Biomechanics (WCB) on July 8th-12th... Read More
The De Luca Foundation is pleased to announce that the 15th Annual Delsys Prize for Innovation in Electromyography was awarded to Dr. Mitsuhiro Hayashibe of Tohoku University, Japan. Dr. ... Read More
The De Luca Foundation is pleased to announce the winners of our 1st annual Research Scholarship campaign. This is the first year that the De Luca Foundation administers scholarships to support... Read More
Funds are available to support undergraduate and graduate student research projects to advance investigations in the area of electromyography, motor control, and human movement science. Undergraduate... Read More
We are glad to announce that we will grant eight (8) travel awards for students attending the upcoming 8th World Congress of Biomechanics (WCB), 8-12 July 2018 in Dublin, Ireland.  The awards are... Read More
On behalf of ISB, we have the great pleasure to announce that the winner of the 2017 Carlo De Luca Emerging Scientist Award sponsored by the De Luca Foundation is Mr. Alessio Gallina, University of... Read More
The initiative, organized by the ISB Working Group in Motor Control, featured internationally renowned speakers in the field of Motor Control and Biomechanics, oral and poster presentations from... Read More
The initiative, organized by Dr. Paola Contessa, Dr. Joseph Hamill, Dr. Irene Davis, and Dr. Brian Noehren and the ISB Working Group in Motor Control, featured internationally renowned speakers in... Read More
The De Luca Foundation is pleased to announce the winners of our 2nd annual Student Travel Grant campaign. In this second year of the Student Travel Grant campaign, we received a total of 277... Read More
De Luca Foundation Reaffirms the Support for Science and Fellow Scientists On Saturday April 22, our customers, colleagues and research collaborators came together on the Boston Common for the... Read More
The De Luca Foundation is pleased to announce the 15th Annual Delsys Prize – Promoting Innovation in Electromyography. The Delsys Prize is an annual competition established in 2003 by Professor... Read More
The winner of the Delsys Prize is selected by a 5-member rotating Review Board consisting of experts from scientific, engineering, and medical disciplines. For the 2017 edition of the Delsys... Read More
We are pleased to announce that the 6th Symposium on Motor Control in Biomechanics organized by the ISB Working Group in Motor Control will be held in Brisbane (Australia) on July 25th-26th 2017... Read More
We are pleased to announce that the 5th Symposium on Motor Control in Biomechanics organized by the ISB Working Group in Motor Control will be held in Denver, Colorado (USA) on May 30th 2017, on the... Read More
The De Luca Foundation is pleased to announce that the 14th Annual Delsys Prize for Innovation in Electromyography was awarded to Dr. Max Ortiz Catalán of Chalmers University of Technology, ... Read More
The 4th Symposium on Motor Control in Biomechanics, sponsored in part by the De Luca Foundation, was held on Tuesday July 5th 2016 on the workshop day of the Meeting of the International Society of... Read More
The De Luca Foundation would like to congratulate the 25 winners of the 2016 Student Travel Grants! They were selected among a pool of 140 applications of impressive quality. This is a testament to... Read More
The 3rd Symposium on Motor Control in Biomechanics at ACSM 2016, Boston (USA) was held on Tuesday May 31st 2016 on the pre-conference day of the Annual Meeting of the American College of Sports... Read More
The De Luca Foundation is pleased to announce that the 13th Annual Delsys Prize for Innovation in Electromyography was awarded to Dr. Richard Ribchester, University of Edinburgh, UK  Dr. ... Read More
On behalf of ISB, we have the great pleasure to announce that the winner of the 2015 Emerging Scientist Award sponsored by Professor Carlo J De Luca is Dr. Shota Hagio, Japan Society for the... Read More