Welcome to the Motion Research Group

Welcome to the home page for the Motion Research Group located in the Department of Systems Design Engineering at the University of Waterloo, Canada. We specialize in dynamic analysis, model-based control, and design optimization of mechanical and biomechatronic multibody systems

  1. Aug. 15, 2019Prof. John McPhee awarded John R. Evans Leaders Fund by Canada Foundation for Innovation

    Professors Arash Arami and John McPhee have been awarded the John R. Evans Leaders Fund by the Canada Foundation for Innovation (valued at $182,000) for their collaborative research “Neuromechanics-Based Assistive Robotics: Towards Optimal Personalized Robotic Assistance”.

  2. Aug. 5, 2019MoRG Alumni at International Society of Biomechanics Conference

    Motion Research Group reunites with graduate alumni Dr. Matthew Millard, Dr. Mohammad Shourijeh, and Dr. Ajay Seth at 2019 International Symposium on Computer Simulation in Biomechanics (TGCS) associated with the International Society of Biomechanics Conference in Calgary, Canada.

  3. June 30, 2019Brock Laschowski recognized at IEEE International Conference on Rehabilitation Robotics

    PhD candidate Brock Laschowski won 4th Prize Best Poster Award for his research on machine vision for controlling autonomous lower-limb prostheses and exoskeletons at IEEE International Conference on Rehabilitation Robotics (over 450 poster submissions)

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