Taylor Schlotman, M.S.
Graduate Student

Mechanical, Aerospace, and Biomedical Engineering
The University of Tennessee


Contact (top)

Nathan W. Dougherty Engineering Building, Room 203
The University of Tennessee
1512 Middle Drive
Knoxville, TN 37996-2210
(865) 974-6806


Research Interests (top)

  • Biomechanics
  • Musculoskeletal Modeling
  • Human Spaceflight
  • Effects of long term human exposure to microgravity
  • Simulation-based medicine

Education (top)

  • M.S. in Biomedical Engineering, The University of Tennessee, 2016
  • B.S. in Biomedical Engineering, The University of Tennessee, 2013
  • Minor in Materials Science and Engineering,
    The University of Tennessee, 2013

Experience (top)

  • Graduate Teaching Assistant, Mechanical, Aerospace, and Biomedical Engineering Department
    Univeristy of Tennessee Knoxville, 2013-Present
  • Student Researcher,
    University of Tennessee and Johnson & Johnson, Jan. 2014- May 2014
  • Research and Development,
    Oak Ridge National Laboratory and STEEM Innovations, 2012-2013
  • Science Undergraduate Laboratory Internship (SULI),
    Oak Ridge National Laboratory, 2012

Select Conference Abstracts & Publications (top)

Schlotman, T.E., Reinbolt, J.A., Shull, P.B."Analysis of Toe-In Gait Modification for Patients with Knee Osteoarthritis" 2014 BMES Annual Meeting, San Antonio, TX, USA, October 22-25,2014.

Shull, P.B., Huang, Y., Schlotman, T., and Reinbolt, J.A. "Muscle force modification strategies are not consistent for gait retraining to reduce the knee adduction moment in individuals with knee osteoarthritis." Journal of Biomechanics, 48(12):3163-9, 2015.

Schlotman, T., Shull, P.B., and Reinbolt, J.A. "Decreasing Knee Joint Contact Loads via Toe-In Gait for Patients with Knee Osteoarthritis." 40th Annual Meeting of the American Society of Biomechanics, Raleigh, NC, USA, August 2-5, 2016.


Curriculum Vitae (top)


Hobbies (top)

Pure Barre, running, reading, hiking and traveling