Assistant Professor, Department of Physical Therapy and Motion Analysis Lab
University of South Alabama, USA
Liu earned a doctorate in rehabilitation sciences from the University of Maryland and a masters in biomedical engineering from the University of Vermont. In addition to his faculty position in physical therapy, Liu holds a secondary faculty appointment in USAs department of mechanical engineering. Dr. Liu is a rehabilitation scientist specializing in biomechanics and motor control. He has extensive research experience of motion analysis of lower and upper extremities fucntion movement such as arm reaching and human walking.
Liu′s current research combines aspects of motor control theory, neurophysiology and biomechanics modeling to develop improved treatment interventions for individuals with stroke.