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Kiemel, Tim

Kiemel, Tim

Associate Research Professor
School of Public Health
Brain and Behavior Institute
UMD | Building: School of Public Health | Room: 2339

The behaviors I study include walking and the postural control of standing in humans and swimming in lampreys. My emphasis is on system-level models that illuminate key aspects of neural control and the use of empirical data to develop and test such models.


Ph.D., Cornell University, Applied Mathematics, May 1990

Thesis title: Three Problems from the Mathematics of Neural Oscillations Thesis adviser: Philip J. Holmes

M.S., Cornell University, Applied Mathematics, January 1988 B.Math., University of Minnesota, Mathematics, August 1984

  • Neural control of movement