John H. Challis
Professor of Kinesiology
29K Recreation Building
The Pennsylvania State University
University Park PA 16802
Ph.D., 1991, Biomechanics, Loughborough University of Technology, UK
Measurement and simulation modeling of the human musculo-skeletal system, with the aim of examining the role, function, and coordination of muscle in vivo. Development of improved biomechanical measurement protocols.
Measurement and simulation modeling of the human musculo-skeletal system
Examination of human segmental inertial properties
Development of improved biomechanical measurement protocols
Domire, Z. J., & Challis, J. H. (2015). Maximum height and minimum time vertical jumping. Journal of Biomechanics (in press)
Infantolino, B., & Challis, J. (2014). Measuring Subject Specific Muscle Model Parameters of the First Dorsal Interosseous In Vivo. Annals of Biomedical Engineering, 1-9. doi: 10.1007/s10439-014-1002-z
Challis, J. H., Winter, S. L., & Kuperavage, A. J. (2012). Comparison of male and female lower limb segment inertial properties. Journal of Biomechanics, 45(15), 2690-2692.
Challis, J. H. (2011). An induced acceleration index for examining joint couplings. J Biomech, 44(12), 2320-2322.
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