Melanie Fox , M.S.
- Graduate Student
- Clark Center, Room S324
I am interested in the application of dynamic simulation to treatment planning for human movement disorders.
M.S. in Mechanical Engineering, Stanford University, 2007
B.S. in Mechanical Engineering, University of Florida, 2005
Honors and Awards
Dr. Kevin P. Granata Student Award at the 2nd Joint ESMAC/GCMAS Meeting, 2010
Best Student Paper Award at 14th Annual Gait and Clinical Movement Analysis Society Meeting, 2009
Best Poster Award at 9th Annual Symposium on Biomedical Computation at Stanford, 2008
NIH Training Fellowship in Biomedical Computation, 2008
National Science Foundation Graduate Fellowship, 2005
Stanford Mechanical Engineering Graduate Student Fellowship, 2005
James F. Lincoln Foundation National Design Gold Award, 2006
First Prize in ASME Student Manufacturing Design Contest, 2005
Fox, M.D., Delp, S.L. Contributions of muscles and passive dynamics to swing initiation over a range of walking speeds, Journal of Biomechanics, vol 43, pp 1450-1455.
Reinbolt, J.A., Fox, M.D., Schwartz, M.H., Delp, S.L. Predicting outcomes of rectus femoris transfer surgery, Gait & Posture, vol 30, pp 100-105.
Fox, M.D., Reinbolt, J.A., Ounpuu, S., Delp, S.L. Mechanisms of improved knee flexion after rectus femoris transfer surgery. Journal of Biomechanics, vol 42, pp 614-619.
Reinbolt, J.A., Fox, M.D., Arnold, A.S., Ounpuu, S., Delp, S.L. Importance of preswing rectus femoris activity in stiff-knee gait. Journal of Biomechanics, vol 41, pp 2362-2369.
Running, Reading, and Salsa Dancing