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Elliott Rouse

Elliott Rouse

Assistant Professor, Mechanical Engineering

Neurobionics Lab


2424 GGB
2350 Hayward, Ann Arbor, MI 48109

Phone: (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

Nature Biomedical Engineering publishes Open Source Bionic Leg paper
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."

Neurobionics Lab Named One of the Most Innovative Robotics Companies
Fast Company released a list this year naming Elliott Rouse's Lab one of the most innovative robotics companies of 2020. 

Open-source bionic leg: First-of-its-kind platform aims to rapidly advance prosthetics
This represents the future of research—rapid prototyping of open-source robotic hardware and embedded systems with shared code.

Capecelatro and Rouse receive NSF CAREER Awards
Two of ME's Assitant Professors recognized by NSF with a prestigious award.

Azocar wins 2nd place in IEEE Student Paper Competition
His paper was titled "Perception of Mechanical Impedance During Active Ankle and Knee Movement" and was selected from over 200 submissions.

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