Design and Evaluation of a Biarticular Prosthesis to Reduce Gait Compensations
Patrick M Aubin
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November 2016 -
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Project Summary / Abstract My proposed research and training program aims to improve the mobility and quality of life of veterans with transtibial (TT) amputation through the development of a novel biarticular prosthesis, and to train me in neuromuscular biomechanics, prosthetic engineering, and gait simulations through the guidance and support of a strong multidisciplinary team of mentors, so that I can become a successful independent research scientist. My long-term career goal is to design, d...