Mickael Begon, Ph.D.

Associate Professor, Department of kinesiology
Université de Montréal
mickael.begon@umontreal.ca
514 343-8049

Biomechanics, modeling-simulation

Department of Kinesiology

Areas of interest

  • Modeling and mechanical simulation of human motility with or without equipment;
  • Biomechanics of the shoulder from prevention to rehabilitation;
  • Optimization of sport movements.

Main research projects in progress

  • Musculoskeletal Modeling of the Shoulder for Orthotic Design and Handling Prevention;
  • Modeling of soft tissue and bone kinematics (lower limb application);
  • Optimization of gymnastic movements at the fixed bar;
  • Measure of three-dimensional kinematics on large fields (walking, kayaking and rowing);
  • Optimized ergometer design (kayak and rowing)