Elliott Rouse

Elliott Rouse
Assistant Professor, Mechanical Engineering


GGB (George G. Brown Laboratory)

2350 Hayward 
Ann Arbor, MI 48109-2125

(734) 763-3629

Research Interests

Precision machine design; development of exoskeletons and robotic prostheses; dynamics of human locomotion; biomedical system identification; neural control of movement; biomechanics; human performance augmentation

Faculty Type

Tenured and Tenure-Track

Related News

U-M ME professor Elliott Rouse and his team published a paper in Nature Biomedical Engineering entitled, "Design and clinical implementation of an open-source bionic leg."

Fast Company released a list this year naming Elliott Rouse's Lab one of the most innovative robotics companies of 2020. 

This represents the future of research—rapid prototyping of open-source robotic hardware and embedded systems with shared code.

Two of ME's Assitant Professors recognized by NSF with a prestigious award.

His paper was titled "Perception of Mechanical Impedance During Active Ankle and Knee Movement" and was selected from over 200 submissions.

The ME department is pleased to welcome Rohini Bala Chandran, Elliott Rouse and Alex Shorter who are joining the faculty as assistant professors.