Edmund Biden



Mechanical Engineering

Head Hall E21


1 506 458 7762

Research interests

  • Analysis of Human Walking
  • Upper Limb Motion
  • Analysis Upper Limb Prosthetics

Selected publications

Mitchell, Michael, Kyberd, Peter, Biden, Edmund, A Study of the Rollover Shape in Unimpaired Persons, JPO, July 2013, Vol. 25, Issue 3, pp. 138-142.

Michael Mitchell, Kaelynn Craig, Peter Kyberd, Edmund Biden, Greg Bush, Design and development of ankle-foot prosthesis with delayed release of plantarflexion, JRRD, Vol. 50, #3, 2013, pp. 409-422.

Zinck, A., Stavdahl, O., Biden, E., Kyberd, P., Design of a compact reconfigurable prosthestics wrist, Applied Bionics and Biomechanics, Vol. 9, 2012, pp. 117-124.

Montelpare, W., Biden, E., Lee, P., Sheps, S., Dubois, C., Brault, I., The Future of the Regional Training Centres: Planning for Sustainability Health Care Policy, Vol. 3, pp. Special Issue 2008.

Chester, V., Tingley, M., Comparison of two normative paediatric gait databases. Dynamic Medicine, 2007, Jul., 17;6(1):8 [Epub ahead of print]

Chester, V., Tingley, M., Biden, E., An Extended Index to Quantify Normality of Gait in Children, Gait Posture, 2007, Apr.;25(4): 549-54. Epub 2006 Jul 27.

Chester, V., Tingley, M., Biden, E., "A Comparison of Kinetic Gait Parameters for 3-13 Year Olds", Clinical Biomechanics, 2006. Vol. 21, pp. 726-732

Oliver, M., Tingley, M., Rogers, R., Rickards, J., Biden, E., "Effect of joystick stiffness, movement speed and movement direction on joystick and upper limb kinematics when using hydraulic-actuation joystick controls in heavy vehicles", 1. Ergonomics, Vol. 49, No. 3, February, 2006.

Chester, V.L., Tingley, M., & Biden, E.N., A clinical gait data reduction and classification technique. Gait & Posture. (Submitted for Publication, August, 2004).

Chester, V., Biden E., Tingley M., Gait Analysis, Biomedical Instrumentation and Technology, Vo1. 39 No. 1 pp. 64-74, Jan., 2005.

Chester, V., Tingley, M., Biden, E., "Development of Normative Gait Database", submitted to Gait and Posture, August, 2004.