Equipment & Personnel


  • 10-camera Vicon infrared optical motion capture system
  • 3 AMTI strain gauge force platforms
  • Delsys wireless surface electromyography & accelerometry
  • Parvo Medics metabolic measurement unit
  • Quinton Q-Stress electrocardiogram
  • Lactate Plus blood lactate analyzer
  • H/P/Cosmos clinical treadmill
  • Lode cycle ergometer
  • CSMi Humac Norm electromechanical dynamometer



The Human Performance Center has dedicated staff with areas of expertise including biomechanics, exercise physiology, strength & conditioning, nutrition, sleep, radiological imaging, physical therapy, and sports medicine. Working with the HPC also grants you access to the breadth of UCSF research faculty. For more information please visit our team page.