Publications

Published / in press / accepted

Mongeau, J.-M., Frye, M.A. (2017) Drosophila spatiotemporally integrates visual signals to control saccades. Current Biology DOI: 10.1016/j.cub.2017.08.035

Mongeau, J.-M., Sponberg, S.N., Miller, J.P., Full, R.J. (2015) Sensory processing within antenna enables rapid implementation of feedback control for high-speed running maneuvers. Journal of Experimental Biology DOI: 10.1242/jeb.118604 (PDF)

Aptekar, J.W., Keles, M.F., Mongeau, J.-M., Lu, P.M., Frye, M.A., Shoemaker, P.A. (2014) Method and software for using m-sequences to characterize parallel components of higher-order visual tracking behavior in Drosophila. Frontiers in Neural Circuits DOI: 10.3389/fncir.2014.00130 (open access)

Mongeau, J.-M., Demir, A., Dallmann, C.J., Jayaram, K., Cowan, N.J., Full, R.J. (2014) Mechanical processing via passive dynamic properties of the cockroach antenna can facilitate control during rapid running. Journal of Experimental Biology. DOI: 10.1242/​jeb.101501 (PDF)

Mongeau, J.-M., Demir, A., Lee, J., Cowan, N.J., Full, R.J. (2013) Locomotion- and mechanics-mediated tactile sensing: antenna reconfiguration simplifies control during high-speed navigation in cockroaches. Journal of Experimental Biology. DOI:10.1242/jeb.083477 (PDF)

Revzen, S., Burden, S., Moore, T.Y., Mongeau, J.-M., Full, R.J. (2013) Instantaneous kinematic phase reflects neuromechanical response to lateral perturbations of running cockroaches.  Biological Cybernetics. DOI:10.1007/s00422-012-0545-z (PDF)

Mongeau, J.-M., McRae, B., Jusufi, A., Birkmeyer, P., Hoover, A.M., Fearing, R., Full, R.J. (2012) Rapid inversion: running animals and robots swing like a pendulum under ledges. PLoS ONE. DOI:10.1371/journal.pone.0038003 (PDF)

Under review / submitted  / in preparation

Jayaram, K., Mongeau, J.-M., Mohapatra, A., R.J. Full. Cockroach head-on collisions reveal robust exoskeleton’s role in control.

Demir, A., Mongeau, J.-M., Full, R.J., Cowan, N.C. Stable antennal tactile sensing for high speed wall-following. (invited submission)

Dissertation

Mongeau, J.-M. (2013). Neuromechanics of maneuverability: sensory-neural and mechanical processing for the control of high-speed locomotion. University of California, Berkeley. University of California eScholarship

Patent

Gundlapalli, RV, Smith, MD, Mongeau, J-M, Sedgwick, JA, Martin, TD, Suh, PY, Long, J.(2008) Adapters to convert output motion of orthopaedic bone saws and bone drills. Patent 0027449 A. 2008. USPTO.gov

Selected Conference Presentations

Mongeau, J.-M., Khan, F., Salomon, A., Frye, M.A. (2016) The dynamics and control of body saccades during visual fixation in Drosophila. Society for Integrative and Comparative Biology meeting. Abstract

Mongeau, J.-M., Solomon, A, Frye, MA. (2015) Visual fixation by freely rotating flies is enabled by dynamically tuned body saccades. Gordon Research Conference in Neuroethology.

Mongeau, J.-M.
, Sponberg, S.N., Full, R.J. (2013) Unit responses from antenna in cockroaches generate control input predicted from control-theoretic model of wall following. Society for Integrative and Comparative Biology meetingAbstract

Mongeau, J.-M., Lee, J., Demir, A., Full, R.J., Cowan, N.J. (2012) The role of antenna mechanics on control during thigmotaxis in cockroaches. International Congress of Neuroethology. Abstract

Mongeau, J.-M., Alexander, T., Full, R.J. (2012) Neuromechanical feedback during dynamic recovery after a lateral perturbation in rapid running cockroaches. Society for Integrative and Comparative Biology meeting. Abstract

Mongeau, J.-M., McRae, B., Jusufi, A., Birkmeyer, P., Fearing, R., Full, R.J. (2012) Rapid inversion: running cockroaches, geckos, and robots swing like a pendulum under ledges. Society for Integrative and Comparative Biology meeting . Abstract

Mongeau, J.-M., Jayaram, K., Demir, A., Sampson, EG, Cowan, N., Full R.J. (2011) Biomechanics of tactile sensor for wall following and spatial mapping. Society for Integrative and Comparative Biology meeting. Abstract

Mongeau, J.-M., Sponberg, S.N., Miller, J.P., Full, R.J. (2010) Revealing the neural controller in antenna-mediated tactile navigation in cockroaches. International Congress for Neuroethology. (Finalist for Best Poster)

Mongeau, J.-M., Jayaram, K., Lee, J., Full, R.J., Cowan, N.J. (2010) Mechanical feedback of antenna-substrate Interaction simplifies cockroach antennal navigation. Society for Integrative and Comparative Biology meeting. Abstract