Applied Neuromechanics Research Group

Graduate Students
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Vasanth Subramanian Vasanth Subramanian, MS - Ph.D. Student
Undergraduate: B.Tech, Mechanical Engineering, SASTRA University, Thanjavur, India
Graduate: MS, Mechanical Engineering, University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago IL
Research Interests: Effects of fatigue and muscle damage on dynamic movement accuracy.
Michele Pye Michele Pye, MS ATC - Ph.D. Student
Undergraduate: BS, Sport Medicine Concentration in Athletic Training; University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA
Graduate: MS, Kinesiology; Illinois State University, Normal, IL
Research interests: Evaluation of dynamic balance within the performing arts community
Hsin-Min Wang Hsin-Min Wang, MS - Ph.D. Student
Undergraduate: BS, Athletic Training and Health; National Taiwan Sport University, Taoyuan, Taiwan
Graduate: MS, Athletic Training; National Taiwan Sport University, Taoyuan, Taiwan
Research interests: Microtrauma and ACL rupture
Hsin-Min Wang Matthew Wittstein, MS - Ph.D. Student
Undergraduate: BS, Biomedical Engineering; Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology, Terre Haute, IN
Graduate: MS, Kinesiology - Sport Biomechanics; Indiana University, Bloomington, IN
Research interests: Sport biomechanics, motor learning, and nonlinear dynamics of physiological systems.
Steve Glass Steve Glass, MS - Ph.D. Student
Undergraduate: BA, Economics; University of Virginia, Charlottesville, VA
Graduate: MS, Human Movement; Arizona School of Health Sciences, Mesa, AZ
Research interests: Control of posture, postural correlates of injury and movement deficits
Justin Waxman Justin Waxman, MS - Ph.D. Student
Undergraduate: BS, Exercise and Sport Science, Ohio University, Athens, OH
Graduate: MS, Kinesiology and Health, Miami University, Oxford, OH
Research interests: Underlying adaptation mechanisms elicited by non-contact ACL injury prevention programs.
Jeff Taylor Jeff Taylor PT, DPT, OCS, SCS, SCSC- Ph.D. Student
Undergraduate: BA, Biological Sciences, University of Delaware, Newark, DE
Graduate: DPT, Doctor of Physical Therapy, Duke University, Durham, NC
Research interests: Efects of sport biomechanics and prevention programs on joint injury risk
Jed Diekfuss Jed Diekfuss, MS - Ph.D. Student
Undergraduate:BS, Psychology, University of Wisconsin - Oshkosh, Oshkosh, WI
Graduate:MS, Cognitive and Affective Psychology, University of Wisconsin Oshkosh, Oshkosh, WI
Research interests:Attention, stress, choking under pressure, reaction time
Elena Schacht Elena Schacht, BS - M.S. Student
Undergraduate:BS, S Health & Exercise Science; Wake Forest University; Winston-Salem, NC
Research interests:Overuse injuries in athletic populations