Biodynamics and Human Performance Center

Facilities

The 3200 sq foot Biodynamics and Human Performance Center resides in Ashmore Hall.  Functionally the Center is subdivided into three laboratories, Biomechanics Laboratory, Muscle Performance Laboratory and the Exercise Physiology Laboratory.  Five full-time Graduate Research Assistants are now employed by the Center to assist with the numerous teaching, research and service activities occurring in the Center each day.

Biomechanics Laboratory

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Exercise Physiology Laboratory

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  • Vacumetrics Metabolic Cart
  • Fitnex Synchronized Treadmill
  • Bioimpedence Body Composition
  • Skinfold Calipers
  • Heart Rate Monitors
  • Trigger Hand Aneroid Kit
  • Precor Elliptical
  • Precor Recumbent Bike
  • Precor Treadmill

Muscle Performance Laboratory

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  • Cybex 340 Dynamometer
  • Biodex System 3 Testing and Exercise Dynamometer
  • MR Cube
  • DS2 Platform
  • Fitron Cycle Ergometer
  • Upper Body Ergometer
  • ERMI Computerized Instrumented Shoulder Models
  • GE Logiq E Ultrasound Machine
  • Vertec Vertical-Jump Tester
  • Plyoback
  • Shuttle 2000
  • Hand Held Dynamometer
  • Exercise Equipment