Biomechanics Laboratory

News and Events

August, 2016; Biomechanics faculty and graduate students present at the 40th Annual Meeting of the American Society of Biomechanics in Raleigh, North Carolina.


July, 2016; Biomechanics graduate student Jonathan Foster selected to receive a Force and Motion Foundation Travel Scholarship for his poster submission entitled Prolonged Cycling's Effect on Transition Run Mechanics in Triathletes.  Click here to see the virtual poster.


April, 2016; Biomechanics students participated in the 2016 Student Symposium at Ball State University hosted by Sponsored Projects Administration. 


  Sarah Hovey

 The Effect of Landing Type on Kinematics, Kinetics, and Muscle Activity during Landing




  Jonathan Foster

 Prolonged Cycling's Effect on Subsequent Running Mechanics in Recreation Triathletes




 2016 Student Symposium Keys/Litten/Smith Award Content Winner

 Seth Higgins

 The Influence of Incline Walking and Stair Ascending on Lower Extremity Mechanics in Older Adults












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Biomechanics Laboratory
Health and Physical Activity Building (HP), Room HP 311
Ball State University
Muncie, IN 47306

Hours: 8 am -5 pm Monday-Friday
Phone: 765-285-5178
Fax: 765-285-8762
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