Adam C Knight
Adam C Knight
Faculty
CV
aknight@cavs.msstate.edu

Office: CAVS McCarthy 239
Phone: (662) 325-2963

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.




Selected PublicationsTotal Publications by Adam C Knight:  8 
Chander, H., Knight, A., Garner, J. C., Wade, C., Carruth, D. W., DeBusk, H., & Hill, C. M. (2018). Impact of Military Type Footwear and Workload on Heel Contact Dynamics during Slip Events. International Journal of Industrial Ergonomics. Elsevier. 66, 18-25. DOI:10.1016/j.ergon.2018.02.008. [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]

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]

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]