Isirame Omofuma

Ph.D. Student

Isirame holds a Bachelor’s degree in Industrial Engineering from the University of Ibadan. He joined ROAR lab in the summer of 2015 as a Master’s student and eventually progressed into the Ph.D. program beginning in the fall of 2016. His work has focused on the motion study of populations with idiopathic gait and the study and design of therapies and devices to improve them.

Current projects on his radar are the construction of a cable driven stand training device for spinal cord injury patients, motion studies of fatigue in elderly patients, comparison of IMU based and optical motion capture systems and gait training studies with stroke survivors.