Biomechanics Laboratory

News and Events

March, 2017;  Biomechanics students participated in the 2017 Student Symposium at Ball State University hosted by Sponsored Projects Administration. 

 

  Amber Craft

  Biomechanical Differences Between Sexes and Limb Dominance During a Cutting Maneuver

 

 

 

  Adrienne Hamada

  Biomechanical Differences Between a Split-Step and Sidestep Cut in Female Tennis Players

 

 

 

  Jordan VanWinkle

  Landing Kenetics, Kinematics, and Electromyography Patterns in Female Athletes and Recreational Athletes

 

 

  2017 Student Symposium Keys/Litten/Smith Award Winner

  Meredith Wells

  The Effect of Grade on the Biomechanics of Downhill Running in Female Distance Runners

 

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
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