Michael L. Madigan

Associate Professor


Michael Madigan

Education

2001, Ph.D., Biomedical Engineering, Virginia Commonwealth University

1996, M.S., Biomedical Engineering, Texas A&M University

1994, B.S., Biomedical Engineering, Texas A&M University

Research

Interests:

Human movement dynamics, motor control of human movement, biomechanical modeling, human physiology, mechanics

Facilities:

Kevin P. Granata Musculoskeletal Biomechanics Laboratory

Professional Service

Core member of the VT-WF School of Biomedical Engineering and Sciences. Affiliate member of the Virginia Tech Center for Gerontology. Manuscript reviewer for 6 journals. Host Committee Co-chair for 2006 Annual Meeting of the American Society of Biomechanics.

Honors and Awards

2006, College of Engineering Dean’s List for Excellence in Teaching 11 out of 12 semesters

2006, Virginia Tech College of Engineering Dean’s Award for Excellence in Teaching

2005, Finalist for International Society of Biomechanics – Clinical Biomechanics Award

2001, Best Student Paper Award – Biomedical & General Engineering, Virginia Academy of Science 2001 Annual Meeting

2001, International Society of Biomechanics Dissertation Grant

Courses Taught

ESM 4224 Biodynamics and Control Spring 2010
ESM 5984 SS: Adv Biodynamics and Control Spring 2010
ESM 4204 Musculoskeletal Biomechanics Fall 2009
ESM 5224 Adv Musculoskeletal Biomech Fall 2009
ESM 4224 Biodynamics and Control Spring 2009
ESM 4204 Musculoskeletal Biomechanics Fall 2008
ESM 5224 Adv Musculoskeletal Biomech Fall 2008
ESM 4224 Biodynamics and Control Spring 2008
ESM 5994 Research and Thesis Spring 2008
ESM 7994 Research and Dissertation Spring 2008
ESM 5405 Biomed Engrg Intern Summer I 2008
ESM 5406 Biomed Engrg Intern Summer II 2008
ESM 4204 Musculoskeletal Biomechanics Fall 2007
ESM 5224 Adv Musculoskeletal Biomech Fall 2007
ESM 5994 Research and Thesis Fall 2007
ESM 7994 Research and Dissertation Fall 2007
ESM 5994 Research and Thesis Spring 2007
ESM 7994 Research and Dissertation Spring 2007
ESM 5405 Biomed Engrg Summer I 2007
ESM 5406 Biomed Engr Intern Summer II 2007
ESM 4204 Musculoskeletal Biomechanics Fall 2006
ESM 5224 Adv Musculoskeletal Biomech Fall 2006
ESM 2204 Mechanics of Deformable Bodies Spring 2006
ESM 4204 Musculoskeletal Biomechanics Fall 2005
ESM 5224 Adv Musculoskeletal Biomech Fall 2005
ESM 2104 Statics Spring 2005
ESM 4204 Musculoskeletal Biomechanics Fall 2004
ESM 2204 Mech of Deform Bodies Spring 2004
ESM 4204 Biomechanics Control Fall 2003

Publications

Recent Publications:

  1. Pline KM, Madigan ML, Nussbaum MA, Fatigue time and fatigue level influence changes in postural sway with lumbar extensor fatigueErgonomics, accepted, 2006
  2. Madigan ML, Davidson BS, Nussbaum MA, Postural sway and joint kinematics during quiet standing are affected by lumbar extensor fatigueHuman Movement Science, accepted, 2006
  3. Wilson EL, Madigan ML, Effects of fatigue and gender on peroneal reflexes elicited by sudden ankle inversionJournal of Electromyography and Kinesiology, accepted, 2006
  4. Herrmann CM, Madigan ML, Davidson BS, Granata KP, Effect of lumbar extensor fatigue on paraspinal reflexesJournal of Electromyograph and Kinesiology, accepted, 2006
  5. Madigan ML, Age-related differences in muscle power during single step balance recoveryJournal of Applied Biomechanics, 22, 185-92, 2006

Full listing

   

  •  (540) 231-1215
  •  mlmadigan@vt.edu
  •  Engr Science & Mechanics
    326 Norris Hall, MC 0219
    Blacksburg, VA 24061
    USA