Field:

  • Biomedical engineering
  • Neuroscience

Location:  SBMS, St Lucia

Type of student:  Both types will be considered (i.e. flexible with project)

·  Understanding how the neuro-muscular system behaves when recovering from a fall or a trip.

·  Dynamic ultrasound imaging of muscle-tendon properties in patients with neuromotor pathologies (eg: Motor Neuron Disease).

·  Biomechanics, in vivo muscle-tendon behaviour, and muscular coordination patterns during swimming, rowing, cycling, and running.

Website:   https://biomedical-sciences.uq.edu.au/research/labs/neuromuscular-biomechanics

Supervisor

Dr Taylor Dick

Lecturer
School of Biomedical Sciences, Faculty of Medicine