He is a biomechanist whose work examines how balance could be applied to aging, pediatric, and patient populations. Recent projects having included looking at the combined effect of listening to music while viewing a moving virtual reality environment on the ability to stand upright in young, healthy subjects. Findings from these studies could have uses ranging from rehabilitation to computer graphics design.
Physical Education
PhD, University of Michigan, Kinesiology, 2003
MS, University of Michigan, Kinesiology, 1996
BA, Indiana University Bloomington, Anthropology, 1993