HPC MSU
Name:Adam C Knight
Associated Centers:Center for Advanced Vehicular Systems
Position:Faculty
Email: aknight@cavs.msstate.edu
Office:Center for Advanced Vehicular Systems, McCarthy 239
Office Phone:(662) 325-2963
Address:PO Box 6186
Mississippi State, MS 39762

Biography:Adam Knight is an Associate Professor of Biomechanics in the Department of Kinesiology. He is also the Graduate Coordinator for the Department and the co-director of the Neuromechanics Laboratory along with Dr. Harish Chander. Dr. Knight earned his PhD in Biomechanics from Auburn University in 2009. He also holds a Master of Education degree in exercise science from Auburn University in 2006, and a bachelor of science degree in athletic training from the University of Southern Mississippi in 2004.

Research Interest: Dr. Knight's primary research interest is in the area of lateral ankle sprains. He also conducts research related to sport performance, balance, and ergonomics.

Publications: Wilson, S. J., Chander, H., Knight, A., Garner, J. C., Wade, C., Luginsland, L., Hill, C. M., Gdovin, J., DeBusk, H., & Carruth, D. W. (2017). Lower Extremity Kinematics in Military Footwear during Slip Events. Proceedings of the American Society of Biomechanics Annual Conference. Boulder, CO. 298-299. [Abstract] [Document Site]

Luginsland, L. A., Chander, H., Wade, C., Garner, J. C., Eason, J. D., Wilson, S. J., Gdovin, J. R., Hill, C. M., Knight, A., & Carruth, D. W. (2017). Influence of Occupational Footwear on Muscle Activity during a Simulated Workload. Proceedings of the American Society of Biomechanics Annual Conference. Boulder, CO. 1003-1004. [Abstract] [Document Site]

Chander, H., Knight, A., Garner, J. C., Wade, C., DeBusk, H., Wilson, S. J., Gdovin, J. R., Hill, C. M., & Carruth, D. W. (2017). Muscle Activity During Postural Stability Tasks: Role of Military Footwear and Workload. Proceedings of the American Society of Biomechanics Annual Conference. Boulder, CO. 296-297. [Abstract] [Document Site]

Knight, A., Holmes, M., Chander, H., Stewart, T., & Kimble, A. (2016). Assessment of Balance among Adolescent Track and Field Athletes. Sports Biomechanics. Abingdon, OX, United Kingdon: Taylor and Francis. 15(2), 169-179. DOI:10.1082/14763141.2016.1159324. [Document]

Collins, N., McGinley, S., Carruth, D. W., Hale, B., & Knight, A. (2011). Assessment of Football Player Ankle Joint Motion During Vertical Step Down Movement. Proceedings of 2011 Annual Meeting of the Southeast Chapter of the American College of Sports Medicine. Greenville, SC. [Abstract]

Total Publications by this Author: 7