Dr. Masani's field of expertise spans human neurophysiology, motor control, biomechanics, and functional electrical stimulation. His research interests aim at enhancing our understanding of human movement, with a focus on movement variability from the view of neuro-mechanical interaction and sensory-motor integration.
Reactive stepping after a forward fall in people living with incomplete spinal cord injury or disease.
Spinal Cord. 2019 Jul 29;:
IEEE Trans Neural Syst Rehabil Eng. 2019 Jul 01;:
Effects of age-related changes in step length and step width on the required coefficient of friction during straight walking.
Gait Posture. 2019 Feb 08;69:195-201
Effects of water immersion on quasi-static standing exploring center of pressure sway and trunk acceleration: a case series after incomplete spinal cord injury.
Spinal Cord Ser Cases. 2019;5:5
Intensive Balance Training for Adults With Incomplete Spinal Cord Injuries: Protocol for an Assessor-Blinded Randomized Clinical Trial.
Phys Ther. 2018 Dec 21;:
Kinematics-based prediction of trunk muscle activity in response to multi-directional perturbations during sitting.
Med Eng Phys. 2018 Jun 09;:
Decrease in required coefficient of friction due to smaller lean angle during turning in older adults.
J Biomech. 2018 May 03;:
Gait Posture. 2018 Apr 18;63:23-26
Dynamic cortical participation during bilateral, cyclical ankle movements: Effects of Parkinson's disease.
PLoS One. 2018;13(4):e0196177
Spine (Phila Pa 1976). 2017 Dec 05;:
Senior Scientist, KITE (TRI)
Assistant Professor, University of Toronto, Institute of Biomaterials and Biomedical Engineering