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
Kashiwagi Naoaki B4
Kawada Yutaka B4
Kousuke Kadoma Graduated Master of Eng.
Shouta Yamae Graduated Master of Eng.
Yuusaku Tani Graduated
Ryousuke Taguchi Graduated
Takaya Higuchi Graduated


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