footmodel Mechanical Modeling of Foot

Heads: Shinichi Hirai
Contact: Zhongkui Wang

Date: 2013 -

Mailing address:
Dept. Robotics, Ritsumeikan Univ.
Kusatsu, Shiga 525-8577, Japan

Supported by:

Associated lab/group:
Ikoma Lab. (Kyoto Pref. Univ. of Medicine)

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Project Description

The aim of this research is mechanical modeling of flatfoolt. Based on images of foot, we build a finite element model of flatfoot and perform physical simulation of walking and surgery.
2015/5/21 Dr. Wang won "favorite" poster award at SIMULIA Community Conference at Berlin. (photos)


Name Title Degree
Zhongkui Wang Ritsumeikan University Ph.D
Shouta Yamae M2
Yuusaku Tani B4
Ryousuke Taguchi B4
Kousuke Kadoma Graduated Master of Eng.
Takaya Higuchi Graduated


Oral Presentations


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