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Yumeng Li

Yumeng Li

Yumeng Li, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor of Exercise and Sports Science

Education:

  • Ph.D. The University of Georgia, USA, 2016
  • M.Sc. The University of Manitoba, Canada, 2012
  • B.Ed. Beijing Sport University, China 2010

Contact Information:  yumeng.li@txstate.edu  or 512-245-3480


Research Interest:

  • Clinical biomechanics
  • Musculoskeletal and neurological disorders
  • Postural control
  • Nonlinear dynamic analysis
  • Machine learning classification

Recent 2 Years Publications:

  • Li, Y., Wang, H., & Simpson, K.J. (2019). Chronic ankle instability does not influence tibiofemoral contact forces during drop landings using a musculoskeletal model. Journal of Applied Biomechanics. https://doi.org/10.1123/jab.20180436 (Impact factor = 1.392)
  • Ko, J., Wikstrom, E., Li, Y., Weber, M., & Brown, C.N. (2019). Performance differences between the modified star excursion balance test and the Ybalance test in individuals with chronic ankle instability. Journal of Sport Rehabilitation. https://doi.org/10.1123/jsr.20180078 (Impact factor = 1.500)
  • Zhang, S., Li, Y., & Li, L. (2019). Running ground reaction force complexity at the initial stance phase increased with aging. Sports Biomechanics. https://doi.org/10.1080/14763141.2019.1596300 (Impact factor = 1.714)
  • Li, Y., Mache, M.A., & Todd, T.A. (2019). Complexity of center of pressure in postural control for children with autism spectrum disorders was partially compromised. Journal of Applied Biomechanics. https://doi.org/10.1123/jab.20180042 (Impact factor = 1.392)
  • Kakar, R.S., Li, Y., Brown, C.N., Oswald, T.S., & Simpson, K.J. (2019). Spine and lower extremity kinematics during running by adolescent idiopathic scoliosis patients with spinal fusion. Spine Deformity, 7(2), 254261. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jspd.2018.08.015 (Impact factor = 1.057)
  • Li, Y., Kakar, R.S., Fu, YC., Walker, M., Brown, C.N., Oswald, T.S., & Simpson, K.J. (2018). Postural control of individuals with spinal fusion for adolescent idiopathic scoliosis. Clinical Biomechanics. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.clinbiomech.2018.11.001 (Impact factor = 2.358)
  • Li, Y., Ko, J., Walker, M., Brown, C.N., Schmidt, J.D., Kim, S., & Simpson, K.J. (2018). Does chronic ankle instability influence landing knee biomechanics of females? International Journal of Sports Medicine. https://doi.org/10.1055/s0044-102130 (Impact factor = 2.132)
  • Li, Y., Kakar, R.S., Walker, M., Guan, L., & Simpson, K.J. (2018). Upper trunk – pelvis coordination during running using the continuous relative Fourier phase method. Journal of Applied Biomechanics, 34(3), 312319. https://doi.org/10.1123/jab.20170250 (Impact factor = 1.392)
  • Li, Y., Kakar, R.S., Fu, YC., Mahoney, O.M., Kinsey, T.L., & Simpson, K.J. (2018). Knee strength, power and stair performance of elderly five years after unicompartmental knee arthroplasty. European Journal of Orthopaedic Surgery & Traumatology, 28(7), 14111416. https://doi.org/10.1007/s00590018-2198-7 (Impact factor = 0.181)
  • Li, Y., Ko, J., Zhang, S., Brown, C.N., & Simpson, K.J. (2018). Biomechanics of ankle ‘giving way’: a case report of accidental ankle ‘giving way’ during the drop landing test. Journal of Sport and Health Science. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jshs.2018.01.002 (Impact factor = 3.644)
  • Li, Y., Ko, J., Walker, M., Brown, C.N., Schmidt, J.D., Kim, S., & Simpson, K.J. (2018). Does chronic ankle instability influence lower extremity muscle activation of females during landing? Journal of Electromyography and Kinesiology, 38, 81 – 87. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jelekin.2017.11.009 (Impact factor = 2.117)
  • Kakar, R.S., Li, Y., Brown, C.N., Kim, S., Oswald, T.S., & Simpson, K.J. (2018). Spine kinematics exhibited during the stopjump by physically-active individuals with adolescent idiopathic scoliosis and spinal fusion. The Spine Journal, 18(1), 155163 https://doi.org/doi:10.1016/j.spinee.2017.08.221 (Impact factor = 3.196)
  • Li, Y., Simpson, K.J., Nolan, L, Miller, M., & Johnson, B. (2018). Lower extremity kinematics exhibited by unilateral transtibial amputation athletes during curve sprinting. Journal of Sports Sciences, 36(3), 293302. https://doi.org/10.1080/02640414.2017.1303186 (Impact factor = 2.811)