Skip to Main Navigation. Each navigation link will open a list of sub navigation links.

Skip to Main Content

Apply to the University of Wyoming apply now

Global Resource Navigation

Visit Campus
Download UW Viewbook
Give to UW

Electrical and Computer Engineering

Elena Oggero

 

Adjunct Professor of Electrical & Computer Engineering
  Office: EN 5068
University of Wyoming
College of Engineering and Applied Science
Department of Electrical& Computer Engineering
Dept. 3295
1000 E. University Avenue
Laramie, WY 82071
eoggero [@] uwyo.edu (anti-spam version: humans should remove brackets and extra space)
Phone: 307-766-2279
Fax: 307-766-2248
Elena Oggero


Education:
  • Laurea Mechanical Engineering (cum laude), Politecnico di Torino, Italy, 1992
  • Ph.D. (Mechanical Engineering), The Ohio State University, 2000

Areas of Expertise:
Biomedical Instrumentation, Quality Control, Biomechanics

Related Experience:
  • Faculty, Electrical and Computer Engineering Department, University of Wyoming, 2010-present
  • Professor of Biomechanical Engineering, Carrick Institute for Graduate Studies, Cape Canaveral, FL, 2014-present
  • Associate Professor of Biomechanical Engineering, Carrick Institute for Graduate Studies, Cape Canaveral, FL, 2005-present
  • V/P Research & Development, Vestibular Technologies, LLC, Cheyenne, WY, 2003-present
  • V/P Research & Development, Vestibular Technologies, Inc., Tampa, FL, 2001-2003
  • Technical co-director, Gait Analysis Laboratory – The Ohio State University College of Medicine, 1997-1998
  • Visiting Scholar, The Ohio State University, 1993-1996

Research area of interest
are focused in the following areas:
  • Biomechanics (human locomotion and postural control)
  • Computer Science (software interface design and engineering, mathematical modeling of biological systems)
  • Biomedical Instrumentation (sensors and transducers design and optimization)
  • Quality Control (ISO 9000, ISO 13485, GMP)
Publications and Presentations: see listing here

Professional Affiliations and Activities:
  • Jan '17 - today: Founding member and director, CAPS® Research Network
  • Nov ’14 – today: Member of the Review Board for the journal: Gait & Posture
  • Aug ’09 – today: Member of the Board of Examiners of the American Board of Vestibular Rehabilitation – American College of Functional Neurology, Cocoa, FL
  • Apr ’02 – today: Chair Student Contest, Rocky Mountain Bioengineering Symposium Inc. (the Symposium has been held annually since 1964, making RMBS the oldest continually held biomedical engineering conference in North America)
  • Apr. ’01 – today: Member of the Board of Directors, Rocky Mountain Bioengineering Symposium, Inc.
  • Mar. ’01 – today: Abstracts and Papers Reviewer, Biomedical Sciences Instrumentation - Rocky Mountain Bioengineering Symposium, Inc.
  • June ‘02 – Oct. '03: Member of the Tampa Movement Analysis Society (TMAS)
  • Jan ’97 - Dec. ’00: Research collaboration, TNO-MADYMO North America, Northville, MI
  • July 8-12, ’96: Lecturer in the course “Modelling and Simulation of Human and Walking Machines Locomotion” - Advanced School Coordinated by A. Morecki and K. J. Waldron - C.I.S.M., Udine, Italy
  • Nov. ’93 - Dec. ’00: Research collaboration, Politecnico di Torino, Italy
  • June ’93: Licensed Professional Engineer, Italy and European Union

Honors and Awards:
  • 2012 University of Wyoming Women of Distinction Award, Nov. 9, 2012
  • President's Award for significant contributions to the RMBS - Rocky Mountain Bioengineering Symposium, Apr. 18, 2009
  • K.C. Rock Student Contest - First Place Poster, Rocky Mountain Bioengineering Symposium, Apr. 16, 2000
  • K.C. Rock Student Contest - Second Place Poster, Rocky Mountain Bioengineering Symposium, Apr. 18, 1999
  • K.C. Rock Student Contest - Travel Award, Rocky Mountain Bioengineering Symposium, Apr. 17, 1998
  • Thesis Award, Association Tecnica dell’Automobile (ATA), Italy, 1993
  • Ghiglieno Fellowship, FIAT, Italy, 1988
  • Borsa di studio al merito (Honor Student Fellowship Award), Politecnico di Torino, Italy, 1988
  • IMDAIL Fellowship, Italy, 1987
  • IMDAIL Fellowship, Italy, 1986

Patents:
  • G. Pagnacco, E. Oggero “Force platform”, U.S. Patent D447,968
  • G. Pagnacco, E. Oggero, A.B. Henderson “Apparatus and methods for measuring physical disorders”, U.S. Patent 6,461,297
  • G. Pagnacco, E. Oggero “Force measuring apparatus”, U.S. Patent 6,510,749
  • G. Pagnacco, E. Oggero, A.B. Henderson “Patient data collection system and methods”, U.S. Patent 7,163,51

Share This Page:

Contact Us

Electrical and Computer

Engineering, EN 5068

Dept. 3295

1000 E. University Ave.

Laramie, WY 82071

Phone: (307)766-2279

Email: ece@uwyo.edu

Find us on Facebook (Link opens a new window)

1000 E. University Ave. Laramie, WY 82071
UW Operators (307) 766-1121 | Contact Us | Download Adobe Reader

Twitter Icon Youtube Icon Instagram Icon Facebook Icon

Accreditation | Virtual Tour | Emergency Preparedness | Employment at UW | Gainful Employment | Privacy Policy | Harassment & Discrimination | Accessibility Accessibility information icon