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Biomechanics Laboratory

Research is conducted in biomechanics laboratory in Gunter Hall. Students at the undergraduate and graduate level are highly encouraged to participate in research in the lab.

Ertl Project

Can functional improvements be attained using an osteomyoplastic technique over a traditional amputation surgery?

Prosthesis Manipulation

How does adding mass or changing the feet affect gait?

Dynamic Stability

How is the body able to return to a static posture following activity?

Postural Stability

How do cancer survivors, amputees, or older adults maintain postural stability?


We have several studies currently investigating the influence of footwear with and without loads on running kinematics.