LBMC UMR_T9406, Laboratoire de Biomécanique et Mécanique des Chocs, Université Lyon 1 – IFSTTAR
43 Bd du 11 novembre 69 622 Villeurbanne cedex France – tel.: +33472448098 fax: +33472448054
Laurence Chèze: Ms in Mechanics, and Ph.D. in Biomechanics; presently full professor in Mechanics and Biomechanics and deputy director of the Biomechanics and Impact Mechanics Laboratory; member of the Doctorate School MEGA (Mechanics and Biomechanics), and responsible for the Bachelor Degree in Mechanics and of the MSc. Degree in Biomechanics. Past President of the French speaking Society of Biomechanics. Author of approximately 50 papers in archive journals and two patents, her fields of interest are multi-body modeling of the musculo-skeletal system; 3D human movement analysis; personalized muscular modeling for clinical and fundamental research.