Overview

  • Dr. Ringleb recieved a B.S. in biomedical engineering from Case Western Research Universtity, a M.S.E. in mechanical engineering from Temple University and her Ph.D. in mechanical engineering from Drexel University. She completed a post-doctoral fellowship at the Mayo Clinic before joining Old Dominion University as a research faculty member at the Virginia Modeling, Analysis and Simulation Center in 2006. In 2008, Dr. Ringleb joined the Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering at Old Dominion University.
  • Selected Publications

    Articles In Academic Journals

    Year Title
    2018 Altered lower extremity joint mechanics occur during the star excursion balance test and single leg hop after ACL-reconstruction in a collegiate athleteComputer Methods in Biomechanics and Biomedical Engineering. 1-15.
    2017 Biomechanical differences related to leg dominance were not found during a cutting taskScandinavian Journal of Medicine and Science. 1328-1336.
    2017 STEM Outreach Efforts for Urban StudentsTechnology Interface International Journal.
    2015 Development of Trivia Game for speech understanding in background noiseInternational Journal of Speech-Language Pathology. 357-366.
    2015 Effect of added mass on treadmill performance and pulmonary function.J Strength Cond Res. 882-888.
    2014 Effects of noise and audiovisual cues on speech processing in adults with and without ADHDInternational Journal of Audiology. 145-152.
    2014 Impact of noise and working memory on speech processing in adults with and without ADHDInternational Journal of Audiology.
    2014 The effects of acute hypoxia and exercise on marksmanshipMed Sci Sports Exerc. 795-801.
    2012 Influence of Kinematic Analysis Methods on Detecting Ankle and Subtlar Joint InstabilityJournal of Biomechanics. 46-52.
    2011 Development and Validation of Hardware to Measure Load Deflection Characteristics of Any MaterialInternational Journal of Advanced Manufacturing Systems.
    2011 Effect of Training with and without a Load on Military Fitness Tests and MarksmanshipJournal of Strength and Conditioning Research. 1857-1865.
    2011 Effect of training with and without a load on military fitness and marksmanshipJournal of Strength and Conditioning Research. 1857-1865.
    2011 Incorporation of Physical Fitness in a Tactical Infantry SimulationJournal for Defense Modeling and Simulation.
    2011 Knee and Hip Sagittal and Transverse Plane Changes After Two Fatigue ProtocolsJournal of Science and Medicine in Sport. 453-459.
    2011 Long-Term Neuromuscular Changes Following an Injury Prevention Program for ACL InjuriesInternational Journal of Athletic Therapy and Training. 16-20.
    2011 Moment Arms of the Ankle Complex Throughout the Range of MotionFoot and Ankle International. 300-306.
    2011 Soccer-specific video simulation for improving movement assessmentSports Biomechanics. 12-24.
    2011 neuromuscular changes following an injury prevention program for ACL injuriesInternational Journal of Athletic Therapy and Training. 16-20.
    2010 Effects of Training on Physical Performance Wearing Personal Protective EquipmentMilitary Medicine. 664-670.
    2010 Virtual reality-enhanced partial body weight-supported treadmill training post stroke: feasibility and effectiveness in 6 subjectsArch Phys Med Rehabil. 115-122.
    2009 Development of a Portable Hardware to Measure Material Stiffness CharacteristicsInternational Journal of Advanced Manufacturing Systems.
    2008 A-Pillar Optimization for a Vehicular Roof CrushInternational Journal of Agile Manufacturing.
    2008 Rapid Magnetic Resonance Elastography of Skeletal Muscle using One Dimensional ProjectionJournal of Magnetic Resonance Imaging. 1083-8.
    2007 Applications of Magnetic Resonance Elastography to Healthy and Pathologic Skeletal Muscle.Journal of Magnetic Resonance Imaging (special issue on frontiers of musculoskeltal imaging). 301-309.
    2007 Gliding Resistance of the Posterior Tibial Tendon During Passive Motion in an Intact and Simulated FlatfootClinical Biomechanics. 592-598.
    2007 The Effect of Stage II Posterior Tibial Tendon Dysfunction on GaitGait and Posture. 555-564.
    2007 Thigh Muscle Stiffness in Hyperthyroid Patients before and after Medical Treatment using Magnetic Resonance ElastographyJournal of Magnetic Resonance Imaging. 708-13.
    2006 Determination of Thigh Muscle Stiffness using Magnetic Resonance ElastographyJournal of Magnetic Resonance Imaging. 242-247.
    2006 Differential Effects of Pre-tension on Shear Wave Propagation in Elastic Media with Different Boundary Conditions as Measured by Magnetic Resonance Elastography and Finite Element Modeling.Journal of Biomechanics. 1428-1434.
    2005 A Finite Element Model for Analyzing Shear Wave Propagation Observed in Magnetic Resonance ElastographyJournal of Biomechanics. 2198-2203.
    2005 A New Technique to Measure the Flexibility Characteristics of the Ankle and Subtalar Joints in vivoJournal of Biomechanics. 567-578.
    2005 Identification of the Testing Parameters in High Frequency Dynamic Shear Measurement on Agarose GelsJournal of Biomechanics. 959-963.
    2005 Quantitative Shear Wave Magnetic Resonance Elastorgraphy: Comparison to a Dynamic Shear Material TestMagnetic Resonance in Medicine. 1197-2001.
    2005 The Effect of Ankle Ligament Damage and Surgical Reconstructions on the Mechanics of the Ankle and Subtalar Joints Revealed Through a Three Dimensional Stress MRI (3D sMRI) TechniqueJournal of Orthopaedic Research. 743-749.
    2001 A Transducer to Measure Isometric Elbow MomentsClinical Biomechanics. 918-920.

    Chapters

    Year Title
    2011 Challenges when Using Real-world Bio-Data to Calibrate Simulation SystemsSoftware Tools and Algorithms for Biological Systems. Heidelberg: Springer Advances in Experimental Medicine and Biology.
    2011 Physical ModelingModeling and Simulation in the Medical and Health Sciences. Wiley.

    Conference Papers

    Year Title
    2017 Implementing peer-review activities for engineering writing assignments
    2017 WIP: Introducing engineering principles into PreK-6 through a service learning partnership
    2016 Toward Better Training in Peer Assessment: Does Calibration Help? Computer-Supported Peer Review in Education
    2010 Incorporation of Physical Fitness in a Tactical Infantry Simulation
    2009 Investigating an approach to identifying the biomechanical differences between intercostal cartilage in subjects with pectus excavatum and normals in vivo: preliminary assessment of normal subjects
    2009 Optimization of A-Pillar for Rollover crash of the automobile
    2008 Medical M&S without Computers: The Use of Cadavers to Simulate Injuries, Pathologies and Treatment
    2008 Virtual Reality in Stroke Rehabilitation
    2007 Virtual Reality in Gait Rehabilitation
    2006 Measuring in vivo Mechanical Properties of Muscle using Magnetic Resonance Elastography
    2006 Rapid Magnetic Resonance Elastography of Skeletal Muscle using One Dimensional Projection
    2006 Thigh Muscle Stiffness in Hyperthyroid Patients before and after medical treatment using Magnetic Resonance Elastography (MRE)
    2005 Bilateral Symmetry of the Gastrocnemius Stiffness Measured with Magnetic Resonance Elastography in Healthy and Pathologic Muscle
    2005 Changes in Gait Associated with Posterior Tibial Tendon Dysfunction
    2004 Magnetic Resonance Elastorgraphy for the Assessment of Muscles in Hyperthyroidism
    2002 An Image Based Study of the Effects of Soft Tissue Injury on the Kinematics of the Ankle and Subtalar Joints
    2002 The Level of Symmetry in the Anthropometric and Mechanical Properties of the Ankle as Determined by a Mechanical/MRI Technique
    2001 A Joint Coordinate System for the Ankle and Subtalar Joint Complex
    2001 Quantification of Ankle and Subtalar Joint Instability: A New Technique
    2000 Sensitivity Analysis of a Graphics-Based, Anatomically Detailed, Forward Dynamic Simulation of the Stance Phase of Gait
    2000 The Effects of Change in Pelvic Height on the Ground Reaction Forces in a Biomechanical Model of the Human Foot Emphasizing the Plantar Soft Tissue
    1998 A Transducer to Measure Elbow Extension Moments
    1998 Forearm Strain During Load Application Before and After Interroseous Membrane Division

    Research Overview

  • biomechanicsrehabilitationkinematics
  • Grants

  • Scoliosis Surgery Planning Through Cadaveric Ligamento-Skeletal Tissue Mapping And Loading Studies, Multi-Surface Segmentation, And Finite Element Simulation of The Spine  awarded by Children's Health Foundation 2016 - 2017
  • Effect of altitude acclimatization on warfighter marskmanship at altitude  awarded by Office of Naval Research 2011 - 2013
  • An Innovative Approach to Understanding the ACL Injury Enigma: A Combination of In Vitro, In Vivo and Computer Simulation Techniques  awarded by ODURF 2011 - 2012
  • Development of Virtual Reality Tools for Assessment of Return-to-Duty Status following Mild Traumatic Brain Injury (mTBI)  awarded by Department of Defense (SBIR/STIR – Phase II) 2010 - 2012
  • An internet based rehabilitation program for warriors with hearing loss and auditory processing disorders secondary to blast and traumatic brain injuries  awarded by Office of the Secretary of Defense and A2-T2 2009 - 2011
  • Development and validation of a physical performance prediction model  awarded by Office of Naval Research 2010
  • Development and Validation of Physical Performance Prediction Model  awarded by Office for Naval Research 2007 - 2010
  • Development and validation of a physical performance prediction model  awarded by Office of Naval Research 2009
  • Human Effects Modeling Analysis Program (HE-MAP) Study  awarded by U.S. Department of Defense - Joint Non-Lethal Weapons Directorate (JNLWD) 2009
  • An internet based rehabilitation program for warriors with hearing loss and auditory processing disorders secondary to blast and traumatic brain injuries  awarded by Department of Defense to A2T2 (ODU subcontract) 2008 - 2009
  • Development and Validation of a Physical Performance Prediction Model  awarded by Office of Naval Research 2007 - 2009
  • Motion Induced Fatigue Analysis Method  awarded by CSC Advanced Marine 2008
  • Development of a Method to Quantify Subtalar Joint Instability  awarded by American Orthopaedic Foot and Ankle Society 2007 - 2008
  • Instrumentation of a FARO arm to Measure Load-Displacement in vivo  awarded by Children’s Hospital of Kings Daughters 2007 - 2008
  • Modeling and Validation of an Orthotic Knee Brace System for Impact Analysis in High-Speed Boats  awarded by Old Dominion University office of Research and the Batten College of Engineering and Technology 2007 - 2008
  • Motion Induced Fatigue  awarded by Computer Science Corporation 2007 - 2008
  • Virtual Reality in Gait Rehabilitation  awarded by Old Dominion University office of Research 2007 - 2008
  • Motion Induced Fatigue Analysis Method  awarded by CSC Advanced Marine - 2008
  • Development and Validation of a Subject Specific Model of the Hindfoot  awarded by International Society of Biomechanics Matching Dissertation Award for Rajesh Paranjape 2007
  • Modeling and Validation of an Orthotic Knee Brace System  awarded by Old Dominion University Seed Grant 2007
  • Can the Arizona Ankle Foot Orthosis be Modified to Collect Foot and Ankle Kinematics without Compromising its Function?  awarded by Mayo Foundation - 2004
  • Changes in Gait Associated with Posterior Tibial Tendon Dysfunction  awarded by Mayo Foundation - 2004
  • Posterior Tibial Tendon Gliding During the Stance Phase of Gait, a Cadaver Study  awarded by Mayo Foundation - 2004
  • Quantification of the Effects of the Posterior Tibialis and Related Muscles upon Foot Posture  awarded by Mayo Foundation - 2004
  • § International Society of Biomechanics Matching Dissertation Grant - 2000
  • Development of a Clinically Useful Technique to Detect Subtalar Joint Instability  awarded by NIH 2011 -
  • Active Multi-Agent Systems for Diabetes Behavioral Change  awarded by Old Dominion University office of Research 2007 -
  • Education And Training

  • Ph.D. in Mechanical Engineering, Drexel University 2003
  • M.S. in Mechanical Engineering, Temple University 1999
  • B.S. in Biomedical Engineering, Case Western Reserve University 1997
  • Full Name

  • Stacie Ringleb