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.
Can functional improvements be attained using an osteomyoplastic technique over a traditional amputation surgery?
How does adding mass or changing the feet affect gait?
How is the body able to return to a static posture following activity?
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.