Kevin Mattheus Moerman

Biomechatronics
  • Research Scientist

Kevin is a biomechanical and design engineer. His research interests include soft tissue biomechanics, finite element analysis, continuum mechanics, image-based modelling, image-processing, robotics and medical device design. He holds a Bachelor degree in Mechanical Engineering, a Master’s degree in Bioengineering and a PhD degree on the topic of soft tissue biomechanics (2012, Trinity College Dublin). Kevin joined the Biomechatronics group in 2015 as post-doctoral associate and became a Research Scientist in 2017 to lead the group's mechanical interfaces research track. His current focus is on computational modelling for prosthetic socket design. He also holds a visiting research fellow position at Trinity College Dublin collaborating on computational modelling of soft tissue mechanical behavior. Kevin has shared his work at international conferences and is often involved in the organization of special sessions and workshops. During his academic career he has amassed a wealth of computational tools for image-based modelling and inverse finite element analysis, resulting in the creation of his GIBBON open-source softwa… View full description

Kevin is a biomechanical and design engineer. His research interests include soft tissue biomechanics, finite element analysis, continuum mechanics, image-based modelling, image-processing, robotics and medical device design. He holds a Bachelor degree in Mechanical Engineering, a Master’s degree in Bioengineering and a PhD degree on the topic of soft tissue biomechanics (2012, Trinity College Dublin). Kevin joined the Biomechatronics group in 2015 as post-doctoral associate and became a Research Scientist in 2017 to lead the group's mechanical interfaces research track. His current focus is on computational modelling for prosthetic socket design. He also holds a visiting research fellow position at Trinity College Dublin collaborating on computational modelling of soft tissue mechanical behavior. Kevin has shared his work at international conferences and is often involved in the organization of special sessions and workshops. During his academic career he has amassed a wealth of computational tools for image-based modelling and inverse finite element analysis, resulting in the creation of his GIBBON open-source software project. See ORCID profile for list of works and publications.