Jared Gragg, Ph.D.

Instructor

Research Interests

  • Human-centric mechanical design
  • Probabilistic design
  • Human dynamics and control
  • Slips, trips, and falls

Teaching Interests

  • Statics
  • Dynamics

Education

  • Texas Tech: Ph.D., Mechanical Engineering, 2014
  • Texas Tech: M.S., Mechanical Engineering, 2010 
  • Texas Tech: B.S., Mechanical Engineering, 2007 

Recent Publications

Gragg, J., Klose, E., and Yang, J., 2017. Modeling the stochastic nature of the available coefficient of friction at footwear-floor interfaces. Ergonomics, 60 (7), 977-984.

Gragg, J., and Yang, J., 2016. Predicting the probability of slip in gait: Methodology and distribution study. Computer Methods in Biomechanics and Biomedical Engineering, 19 (1), 93-100.

Gragg Jared
  • (540) 231-3546
  • jgragg@vt.edu
  • 227-B Norris Hall
    495 Old Turner St.
    Blacksburg, VA 24061