Christopher J. HassonAssistant Professor
- Department of Physical Therapy, Movement & Rehabilitation Science
Office: 446 Richards Hall
Postdoctoral Training: Northeastern University, Department of Biology
Ph.D. University of Massachusetts Amherst (Biomechanics and Motor Control)
M.S. Ball State University (Biomechanics)
B.S. University of Delaware (Exercise Physiology)
Sensorimotor control and learning, biomechanics, and computational neuroscience.
Hasson CJ, Shen T, and Sternad D. (in press). Energy margins in dynamic object manipulation. Journal of Neurophysiology. (doi:10.1152/jn.00019.2012).
Hasson CJ and Caldwell GE. (2012). Effects of age on mechanical properties of dorsiflexor and plantarflexor muscles. Annals of Biomedical Engineering, 40(5):1088-1101.
Hasson CJ, Kent-Braun JA, and Caldwell GE. (2011). Contractile and non-contractile tissue volume and distribution in ankle muscles of young and older adults. Journal of Biomechanics, 44(12):2299-2306.
Hasson CJ, Miller RH, and Caldwell GE. (2011). Contractile and elastic ankle joint muscular properties in young and older adults. PLoS ONE, 6(1): e15953.
Hasson CJ, Caldwell GE, and Van Emmerik REA. (2009). Scaling of plantarflexor muscle activity and postural time-to-contact in response to upper-body perturbations in young and older adults. Experimental Brain Research, 196(3):1432-1106.
Hasson CJ, Caldwell GE, and Van Emmerik REA. (2008). Changes in muscle and joint coordination in learning to direct forces. Human Movement Science, 27(4):590-609.
Hasson CJ, Van Emmerik REA, and Caldwell GE. (2008). Predicting dynamic postural instability using center of mass time-to-contact information. Journal of Biomechanics, 41(10):2121-2129.