Michael R. Hill, Ph.D., P.E.

Michael R. Hill, Ph.D., P.E.

Biomechanical Engineer

Dr. Hill is a biomechanical engineer passionate about applying biomechanics techniques to solve diverse problems in forensics, medical research, engineering, biology, science, and mathematics. He is an expert in experimental, theoretical, and computational tissue biomechanics, with a focus on injury mechanisms, human tissue damage, and nonlinear soft tissue mechanics. Dr. Hill is a Licensed Professional Engineer and holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Biological Engineering, a Master of Science degree in Biomedical Engineering, and a Doctor of Philosophy degree in Bioengineering, with a focus on Biomechanics. Dr. Hill’s core strengths are in orthopedic and cardiovascular biomechanics, vehicle accident reconstruction, injury consistency analysis, mechanical design, instrumentation, experimental analysis, numerical methods, simulation, statistics, and image processing. Dr. Hill has lectured in the field of biomechanics and numerical methods, and his research has been published in 16 academic articles and presented at 40 international and national scientific conferences.