Faculty Profile for Dr. Yumeng Li

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Dr. Yumeng Li
Assistant Professor — Dept of Health & Human Performance
JOW A150
phone: (512) 245-2561

Selected Scholarly/Creative Work

  • Li, Y., Koldenhoven, R., Liu, T., & Venuti, C. E. (2021). Age-related gait development in children with autism spectrum disorder. Gait & Posture, 84, 260–266. https://doi.org/https://doi.org/10.1016/j.gaitpost.2020.12.022
  • Li, Y., Ko, J., Walker, M. A., Brown, C. N., & Simpson, K. J. (2021). Joint Coordination and Stiffness During Landing in Individuals With Chronic Ankle Instability. Journal of Applied Biomechanics.
  • Li, Y., Koldenhoven, R., Jiwan, N., Zhan, J., & Liu, T. (2021). Intra-trunk and arm coordination displayed by Olympic rowing athletes. Sports Biomechanics. https://doi.org/https://doi.org/10.1080/14763141.2021.1883728
  • Walker, M., Li, Y., Samson, C., Simpson, K., Foutz, T., & Brown, C. (2021). Differences in trunk range of motion for various flexibility protocol types, particularly in quarterbacks wearing rib protectors. Sports Orthopaedics and Traumatology. https://doi.org/https://doi.org/10.1016/j.orthtr.2020.11.001
  • Li, Y., Liu, T., & Venuti, C. E. (2021). Development of postural stability in children with autism spectrum disorder: a cross-sectional study. International Biomechanics, 8(1), 54–62. https://doi.org/10.1080/23335432.2021.1968316

Selected Awards

  • Award / Honor Recipient: Foreign Travel Award, University of Georgia. 2016
  • Award / Honor Recipient: Student Travel Grant, International Society of Biomechanics in Sports. 2016
  • Award / Honor Recipient: Clifford Gray Lewis Travel Award, University of Georgia. 2015
  • Award / Honor Recipient: Foreign Travel Award, University of Georgia. 2015
  • Award / Honor Recipient: Graduate Student Travel Award, University of Georgia. 2015

Selected Grants

  • Liu, Ting, Li, Yumeng (Co-Principal), McAllister, Matt, Rolfe, Rachel, Patek, Kyle. Impact of a 4-6 week training intervention on biomechanical and physiological markers in Olympic rowing athletes, Chinese Rowing Association, Chinese Rowing Association, $2098. (Funded: December 2019 - December 2020). Grant.
  • Li, Yumeng (Principal), Liu, Ting (Co-Principal). Artificial intelligence machine learning: Diagnosis of postural control in children with autism, Research Enhancement Grant, Texas State University, $16000. (Funded: June 2019 - May 2020). Grant.
  • Li, Yumeng (Principal). Can chronic ankle instability increase the anterior cruciate ligament injury risk for females?, California State University Chico, Institutional (Higher Ed), $6449.70. (Funded: April 1, 2017 - April 1, 2018). Grant.
  • Simpson, Kathy (Principal), Li, Yumeng (Supporting), Kakar, Rumit (Supporting). Movement techniques used by individuals with adolescent idiopathic scoliosis during high-effort activities and the effects of spinal fusion surgery on compensatory adaptation, Scoliosis Research Society, Private / Foundation / Corporate, $9846. (Funded: July 2012 - July 2013). Grant.
  • Simpson, Kathy (Principal), Li, Yumeng (Supporting), Fu, Yang-Chieh (Supporting), Kakar, Rumit (Supporting). Do unicompartmental knee arthroplasties (Align 360) restore biomechanics and physical function of patients?, Arthrex Inc., Private / Foundation / Corporate, $250701. (Funded: August 2011 - August 2014). Grant.

Selected Service Activities

Editorial Review Board Member
PLOS One
January 2019-Present
Guest editor
Medicine in Novel Technology and Devices
2021-Present
Editorial Review Board Member
Journal of Science and Medicine in Sport
January 1, 2021-Present
Reviewer / Referee
Frontiers in Bioengineering and Biotechnology
September 30, 2020-Present
Reviewer / Referee
IEEE Access
September 26, 2020-Present