Crabtree, B., Khan, O.A., Whitten, S.V., Colquitt, G., Modlesky, C.M., Xu, J. (manuscript in preparation).

A sensitive assessment of finger individuation abilities in 3-dimensional force production in children with cerebral palsy.

Xu, J., Kesar, T., Ting, L. (manuscript in preparation).

Ethnokinesiology: towards a neuromechanical understanding of cultural differences in movement.
Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society B.

Xu*, J., Mawase*, F., Shieber, M. (under review).

Evolution, biomechanics, and neurobiology converge to explain selective finger motor control.
Physiological Reviews.

Kadry, A., Solomonow-Avnon, D., Norman, S., Xu, J., Mawase, F. (under review).

An ANN models cortical-subcortical interaction during post-stroke recovery of finger dexterity.
Journal of Neural Engineering.

Xu, J., Ma, T., Kumar, S., Olds, K., Brown, J., Carducci, J., Forrence, A., Krakauer, J.W. (2023).

Loss of finger control complexity and intrusion of flexor biases are dissociable in finger individuation impairment after stroke.

Mirdamadi, J.L., Xu, J., Arevalo-Alas, K.M., Kam, L.K., Borich, M.R. (2023).

State-dependent interhemispheric inhibition reveals individual differences in motor behavior in chronic stroke.
Clinical Neurophysiology.

Cherry-Allen, K.M., French, M.A., Stenum, J., Xu, J., Roemmich, R.T. (2023).

Opportunities for improving motor assessment and rehabilitation after stroke by leveraging video-based pose estimation.
American Journal of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation.



Brancheidt, M, Ejaz, N., Xu, J., Widmer, M., Harran, M.D., Cortés, J.C., Kitago, T., Celnik, P.A., Hernandez-Castillo, C., Diedrichsen, J., Luft, A.R., Krakauer, J.W. (2021).

No evidence for motor recovery-related cortical connectivity changes after stroke using resting-state fMRI.
Journal of Neurophysiology.


Mawase, F., Cherry-Allen, K., Xu, J., Uehara, Shintaro, Celnik, P.A. (2020).

Pushing the boundaries by hand: intensive piano-like training improved hand dexterity in chronic stroke.
Neurorehabilitation and Neural Repair.


Xu*, J., Branscheidt*, M., Schambra, HM., Steiner L., Widmer, M., Diedrichsen, J., Goldsmith, J., Lindquist, M., Kitago, T., Luft, A.R., Krakauer J.W., Celnik, P.A., and the SMARTS Study Group (2019).

Rethinking interhemispheric imbalance as a target for neurorehabilitation.
Annals of Neurology.

Schambra, HM, Xu*, J., Branscheidt*, M, Linquidst, M., Kim, N., Harran, M., Luft, A., Krakauer J.W., Celnik, P.A. (2019).

Differential post-stroke motor recovery in an arm versus hand muscle in the absence of motor evoked potentials.
Neurorehabilitation and Neural Repair.

Krakauer, JW, Hadjiosif, A., Xu, J., Wong, A. Haith, A.(2019).

Motor Learning
Comprehensive Physiology.

Ejaz*, N, Xu*, J, Branscheidt M, Hertler B, Schambra H, Widmer M, Faria AV, Harran M, Cortes JC, Kim N, Celnik PA, Kitago T, Luft A, Krakauer JW, Diedrichsen J. (2019).

Reply: Further evidence for a non-cortical origin of mirror movements after stroke.


Ejaz*, N., Xu*, J., Hertler, B., Branscheidt, M., Widmer, M., Kim, N., Harran, M., Cortes, J.C., Celnik, P.A., Kitago, T., Luft, A.R., Krakauer J.W., Diedrichsen, J. (2018).

Evidence for subcortical origin of mirror movements: a longitudinal stroke study.


Xu*, J., Ejaz*, N., Hertler, B., Branscheidt, M., Widmer, M., Faria, A.F., Harran, M., Cortes, J.C., Kim, N., Celnik, P.A., Kitago, T., Luft, A.R., Krakauer J.W., Diedrichsen, J. (2017).

Separable systems for recovery of finger strength and control after stroke.
Journal of Neurophysiology.

Cortes, J.C., Goldsmith J., Harran, M.D., Xu, J., Kim, N., Luft, A.R., Celnik, P., Krakauer, J.W., Kitago, T. (2017).

A short and distinct time window for recovery of arm motor control early after stroke revealed with a global measure of trajectory kinematics.
Neurorehabilitation and Neural Repair.


Xu, J., Haith, A., Krakauer, J.W. (2015)

Motor control of the hand before and after stroke. In: Kansaku, K., Cohen, L.G., Birbaumer, N. ed.
Systems Neuroscience: From Laboratory to Clinical Practice.First Ed. Springer.


Xu, J., Westrick, Z., Ivry, R.B. (2014).

Selective Inhibition of a Multi-Component Response Can Be Achieved Without Cost.
Journal of Neurophysiology.


Xu, J., Dowman, M., & Griffiths, T.L. (2013).

Replicating color term universals through human iterated learning.
Proceedings of the Royal Society, Series B.

Shlerf, J.E., Xu, J., Klemfuss, N.M., Griffiths, T.L., & Ivry, R.B. (2013)

Individuals with cerebellar degeneration show similar learning adaptation deficits with large and small visuomotor errors.
Journal of Neurophysiology.


Stoloff, R.H., Taylor, J.A., Xu, J., Ridderikhoff, A., Ivry, R.B. (2011).

Effect of reinforcement history on hand choice in an unconstrained reaching task.
Frontiers in Neuroscience, 5, 1-14.


Xu, J., & Griffiths, T.L. (2010).

A rational analysis of the effects of memory biases on serial reproduction.
Cognitive Psychology.


Malmberg, K. J. & Xu, J. (2007).

On the flexibility and on the fallibility of associative memory,
Memory & Cognition. 35(3), 545‐556.


Malmberg, K.J. & Xu, J. (2006).

The Influence of Averaging and Noisy Decision Strategies on the Recognition Memory ROC.
Psychonomic Bulletin & Review.

Peer-reviewed conference proceedings

Xu, J., Ejaz, N., Hertler, B., Branscheidt, M., Widmer, M., Faria, A.F., Harran, M., Cortes, J.C., Kim, N., Celnik, P.A., Kitago, T., Luft, A.R., Krakauer J.W., Diedrichsen, J. (2015).

Two systems mediating hand recovery after stroke.
Translational and Computational Motor Control (TCMC).

Carstensen, A., Xu, J., Smith, C., and Regier, T. (2015).

Language evolution in the lab tends toward informative communication. In R. Dale et al. (Eds.),
Proceedings of the 37th Annual Meeting of the Cognitive Science Society.

Xu, J., Griffiths, T.L., & Dowman, M. (2010).

Replicating color term universals through human iterated learning.
Proceedings of the 32nd Annual Conference of the Cognitive Science Society.

Xu, J. & Griffiths, T.L. (2009, Spotlight).

How memory biases affect information transmission: A rational analysis of serial reproduction.
Advances in Neural Information Processing Systems 21.

Xu, J., Reali, F., & Griffiths, T.L. (2008).

A formal analysis of cultural evolution by replacement.
Proceedings of the 30th Annual Conference of the Cognitive Science Society.