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Division of Kinesiology and Health

College of Health Sciences

Boyi Dai, Associate Professor with the Division of Kinesiology and Health. Boyi Dai, Ph.D.

Associate Professor

Biomechanics

bdai@uwyo.edu

(307) 766-5423

Corbett Building, Room 110 

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RESEARCH INTERESTS

My research areas are injury biomechanics and sports biomechanics. I utilize motion, force, electromyography measurements, and musculoskeletal modeling to understand injury mechanisms and develop injury prevention and performance training strategies.  My current research is focused on jump-landing mechanics and anterior cruciate ligament injuries, exoskeleton and low-back loading, strength and balance assessments for collegiate athletes, and biomechanics of strength and conditioning exercises. I serve as an associate editor for Sports Biomechanics and an editorial board member for BMC musculoskeletal disorders and Research in Sports Medicine.

ResearchGate: https://www.researchgate.net/profile/Boyi_Dai

Curriculum Vita

 

EDUCATION

Ph.D. Human Movement Science (emphasis in Biomechanics), The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill (2012)

M.S. Kinesiology (emphasis in Biomechanics), Iowa State University (2009)

B.E. Exercise Science, Beijing Sport University (2007) 

 

TEACHING

  • KIN 3042 Biomechanics of Human Movement
  • KIN 4042 Applied Biomechanics
  • KIN 5046 Advanced Biomechanics and Programming
  • KIN 5047 Biomechanics in Sport
  • KIN 5085 Research Methods

 

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