Recent Publications

For a full list of my publications:

Washburn, A., Kallen, R. W., Lamb, M., Stepp, N., Shockley, K., & Richardson, M. J. (2019). Feedback delays can enhance anticipatory synchronization in human-machine interaction. PloS one14(8), e0221275.

Lamb, M., Nalepka, P., Kallen, R. W., Lorenz, T., Harrison, S. J., Minai, A. A., & Richardson, M. J. (2019). A Hierarchical Behavioral Dynamic Approach for Naturally Adaptive Human-Agent Pick-and-Place Interactions. Complexity, p1-16, DOI: 10.1155/2019/5964632

Chauvigné, L. A., Walton, A., Richardson, M. J., & Brown, S. (2019). Multi-person and multisensory synchronization during group dancing. Human movement science63, 199-208.

Nordbeck, P. C., Soter, L. K., Viklund, J. S., Beckmann, E. A., Kallen, R. W., Chemero, A. P., & Richardson, M. J. (2019). Effects of task constraint on action dynamics. Cognitive Systems Research55, 192-204.

Nalepka, P., Lamb, M., Kallen, R. W., Shockley, K., Chemero, A., Saltzman, E., & Richardson, M. J. (2019). Human social motor solutions for human–machine interaction in dynamical task contexts. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, 201813164.

Jenkins N. B., Hunter, J, F., Richardson, M. J., Conner, T. S., & Pressman, S. D. (2019) Affect Variability and Predictability: Using Recurrence Quantification Analysis to Better Understand How the Dynamics of Affect Relate to Health. Emotion.

Coey, C. A., Kallen, R. W., Chemero, A., & & Richardson, M. J. (2018). Exploring complexity matching and asynchrony dynamics in synchronized and syncopated task performances. Human Movement Science, 62, 81-104.

Walton, A., Washburn, A., Langland-Hassan, P., Chemero, A., Kloos, H., & Richardson, M. J. (2018). Creating time: social collaboration in music improvisation. Topics in Cognitive Science, 10, 95-119.

Romero, V., Fitzpatrick, P., Roulier, S., Duncan, A., Richardson, M. J., & Schmidt, R. C. (2018). Evidence of embodied social competence during conversation in high functioning children with autism spectrum disorder. PloS one13(3), e0193906.

Patil, G., Rigoli, L., Richardson, M. J., Kumar, M., & Lorenz, T. (2018). Momentum-based trajectory planning for lower-limb exoskeletons supporting sit-to-stand transitions. International Journal of Intelligent Robotics and Applications2(2), 180-192.

Kiefer, A. W., Pincus, D., Richardson, M. J., & Myer, G. D. (2017). virtual reality As a training tool to treat Physical inactivity in children. Frontiers in public health5, 349.

Eiler, B. A., Kallen, R. W. & Richardson, M. J. (2017). Interaction dominant dynamics, timescale enslavement and the emergence of social behavior. In R. Vallacher, S. Read, & A. Nowak (Eds.), Computational Social Psychology (pp. 105-126). NY: Routledge.

Langland-Hassan, P., Gauker, C., Faries, F., Richardson, M. J., & Dietz, A. (2017). Metacognitive deficits in categorization tasks in a population with impaired inner speech. Acta Psychologica, 181, 62-74.

Varlet, M., Schmidt, R. C., & Richardson, M. J. (2017). Influence of stimulus velocity profile on visuomotor entrainment depends on eye movements. Experimental Brain Research,11, 3279-3286

Lamb, M., Kallen, R. W., Harrison, S. J., Di Bernardo, M., Minai, A., & Richardson, M. J. (2017). To Pass or Not to Pass: Modeling the Movement and Affordance Dynamics of a Pick and Place Task. Frontiers in Psychology8.

Fitzpatrick, P., Romero, V., Amaral, J., Duncan, A., Barnard, H., Richardson, M. J., & Schmidt, R. C. (2017). Evaluating the importance of social motor synchronization and motor skill for understanding autism. Autism Research, 10, 1687-1699.

Fitzpatrick, P., Romero, V., Amaral, J. L., Duncan, A., Barnard, H., Richardson, M. J., & Schmidt, R. C. (2017). Social Motor Synchronization: Insights for Understanding Social Behavior in Autism. Journal of Autism and Developmental Disorders, 1-16.

Amaral, J. L., Romero, V., Kloos, H., & Richardson, M. J. (2017). Complexity and Autism Spectrum Disorder: Exploring Hysteresis in A Grasping Task. AIMS Medical Science, 4, 113-130.

Nalepka, P., Kallen, R. W., Chemero, A., Saltzman, E., & Richardson, M. J. (2017). Herd Those Sheep: Emergent multiagent coordination and behavioral mode switching. Psychological Science. DOI: 10.1177/0956797617692107.

Kijima, A., Shima, H., Okumura, M., Yamamoto, Y., & Richardson, M. J. (2017) Effects of Agent-Environment Symmetry on the coordination dynamics of triadic jumping. Frontiers in Cognitive Science. 8:3. doi: 10.3389/fpsyg.2017.00003.

Romero, V., Amaral, J., Fitzpatrick, P., Schmidt, R. C., Duncan, A. W., & Richardson, M. J. (2017). Can low-cost motion-tracking systems substitute a Polhemus system when researching social motor coordination in children? Behavior Research Methods, 1-14.

Favela, L. H., Coey, C. A., Griff, E. R., & Richardson, M. J., (2016). Fractal analysis reveals subclasses of neurons and suggests an explanation of their spontaneous activity. Neuroscience Letters.

Varlet, M., Richardson, M. J. & Schmidt, R. C. (2016). Noise can facilitate spontaneous movement synchronization. Journal of Motor Behavior. DOI:10.1080/00222895.2015.1050548

Coey, C. A., Washburn, A., ˠHassebrock, J., & Richardson, M. J. (2016). Complexity matching effects in bimanual and interpersonal syncopated finger tapping. Neuroscience letters, 616, 204-210.

Castillo, R. D., Kloos, H., Richardson, M. J. & Waltzer, T., L. (2015).  Beliefs as Self-Sustaining Networks: Drawing Parallels between Networks of Ecosystems and Adults’ Predictions. Frontiers in Psychology. 6:1723. doi: 10.3389/fpsyg.2015.01723

Wallot, S., Coey, C. A., & Richardson, M. J. (2015) Cue predictability changes scaling in eye-movement fluctuations. Attention, Perception, & Psychophysics, 77, 2169–2180.

Romero, V., Kallen, R. W., Riley, M. A., & Richardson, M. J., (2015). Can joint action be synergistic? Studying the stabilization of interpersonal hand coordination. Journal of Experimental Psychology: Human Perception and Performance. DOI:10.1037/xhp0000083

Washburn, A., Kallen, R. W., Shockley, K., & Richardson, M. J. (2015). Harmony from chaos: anticipatory synchronization and complexity matching in aperiodic interpersonal coordination. Journal of Experimental Psychology: Human Perception and Performance. DOI:10.1037/xhp0000080

Langland-Hassan, P., Faries, F., Richardson, M. J., & Dietz, A. (2015). Inner Speech Deficits in People with Aphasia. Frontiers in Psychology. 6 (528). DOI:10.3389/fpsyg.2015.00528

Varlet, M., Bucci, C., Richardson, M. J. & Schmidt, R. C. (2015). Informational Constraints on Spontaneous Visuomotor Entrainment. Human Movement Science. 41, 265–281.

Castillo, R. D., Kloos, H., Holden, J. G., & Richardson, M. J. (2015). Long-range correlations and patterns of recurrence in children and adults’ attention to hierarchical displays. Frontiers in Physiology, 6, 138. doi: 10.3389/fphys.2015.00138.

Washburn, A. Coey, C. A., Romero, V.  Malone, M. L., & Richardson, M. J. (2015). Interaction of Intention and Environmental Constraints on the Fractal Dynamics of Human Performance. Cognitive Processing. DOI:10.1007/s10339-015-0652-6

Castillo, R. D., Kloos, H., Holden, J. D., & Richardson, M. J. (2015). Fractal Coordination in Adults’ Attention to Hierarchical Visual Patterns. Nonlinear Dynamics, Psychology, and Life Sciences. 19(2):147-72.

Richardson, M. J., & Kallen, R. W. (2015). Symmetry-Breaking and the Contextual Emergence of Human Multiagent Coordination and Social Activity. In E. Dzhafarov, S. Jordan, R. Zhang, and V. Cervantes (Eds.). Contextuality from Quantum Physics to Psychology. (pp. 229-286). World Scientific.

Coey, C. A., ˠHassebrock, J., Kloos, H., & Richardson, M. J. (2015). The Complexities of Keeping the Beat: Dynamical Structure in the Nested Behaviors of Finger Tapping. Attention, Perception & Psychophysics. DOI 10.3758/s13414-015-0842-4.

Richardson, M. J., Harrison, S. J., Kallen, R. W., Walton, A., Eiler, B., & Schmidt, R. C. (2015). Self-Organized Complementary Coordination: Dynamics of an Interpersonal Collision-Avoidance Task. Journal of Experimental Psychology: Human Perception and Performance. 41, 665-79.

Walton, A., Richardson, M. J., Langland-Hassan, P. & Chemero, A. (2015). Improvisation and the self-organization of multiple musical bodies. Frontiers in Psychology, 6, 313. doi: 10.3389/fpsyg.2015.00313.

Varlet, M., & Richardson, M. J. (2015). What Would Be Usain Bolt’s 100-Meter Sprint World Record Without Tyson Gay? Unintentional Interpersonal Synchronization Between the Two Sprinters. Journal of Experimental Psychology: Human Perception and Performance, 41, 36-41.

Wallot, S., Coey, C. A., & Richardson, M. J. (2015). Interdependence of saccadic and fixational fluctuations. Ecological Psychology. 27, 68-86

Walton, A., Richardson, M.J., Chemero, A. (2014). Self-organization and Semiosis in Jazz Improvisation. International Journal on Signs and Semiotics Systems. 1 (6). DOI:10.3389/fpsyg.2015.00313

Washburn, A., ˠDeMarco, M., de Vries, S., Ariyabuddhiphongs, K., Schmidt, R. C., Richardson, M. J., & Riley, M. A. (2014). Dancers Entrain More Effectively than Non-Dancers to Another Actor’s Movements. Frontiers in Human Neuroscience. doi: 10.3389/fnhum.2014.00800.

Tolston, M. T., Shockley, K., Riley, M. A., & Richardson, M. J. (2014). Movement constraints on interpersonal coordination and communication. Journal of Experimental Psychology: Human Perception and Performance, 40, 1891-1902.

Varlet, M., Coey, C., Schmidt, R. C., Marin, L., Bardy, B. G., & Richardson, M. J. (2014). Influence of stimulus velocity profile on rhythmic visuomotor coordination. Journal of Experimental Psychology: Human Perception and Performance, 40, 1849-1860.

Schmidt, R. C., Nie, L., ˠ Franco, A., & Richardson, M. J., (2014). Bodily synchronization underlying joke telling. Frontiers in Human Neuroscience, doi: 10.3389/fnhum.2014.00633.

Vesper, C., & Richardson, M. J. (2014). Strategic communication and behavioral coupling in asymmetric joint action. Experimental Brain Research, 232, 2945-2956.

Richardson, M. J. Dale R., & Marsh, K. L., (2014). Complex Dynamical Systems in Social and Personality Psychology: Theory, Modeling and Analysis. In H. T. Reis, and C. M. Judd. (Eds.). Handbook of Research Methods in Social and Personality Psychology, 2nd Edition. (pp. 253-282) New York, NY: Cambridge University Press.

Washburn, A. Coey, C. A., Romero, V. & Richardson, M. J. (2014). Unintentional Polyrhythmic Entrainment: Can 1:2, 2:3 and 3:4 Patterns of Visual Coordination Occur Spontaneously? Journal of Motor Control, 46, 247-57.

Malone, M., Castillo, R. D., Holden, J. D., Kloos, H., & Richardson, M. J. (2014). Dynamic Structure of Joint-Action Stimulus-Response Activity. PLoS ONE 9(2): e89032.

Duarte, R., Araújo, D., Correia, V., Davids, K., Marques, P., & Richardson, M. J. (2013). Competing together: Assessing the dynamics of team-team and player-team synchrony in professional association football. Human Movement Science. 32, 555–566.