André Seyfarth

André Seyfarth

is full professor for Sports Biomechanics at the Department of Human Sciences of TU Darmstadt and head of the Lauflabor Locomotion Laboratory. After his studies in physics and his PhD in the field of biomechanics he went as a DFG “Emmy Noether” fellow to the MIT LegLab (Prof. Herr, USA) and the ParaLab at the university hospital Balgrist in Zurich (Prof. Dietz, Switzerland). His research topics include sport science, human and animal biomechanics and legged robots. Prof. Seyfarth was the organizer of the Dynamic Walking 2011 conference („Principles and concepts of legged locomotion“) and the AMAM 2013 conference (“Adaptive Motions in Animals and Machines”).

Affiliations and Expertise

Professor of Sports Biomechanics, Department of Human Sciences, and Head of the Lauflabor Locomotion Laboratory, TU Darmstadt


Editors: Maziar Sharbafi & André Seyfarth Release Date: 01 May 2017
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