Institut für Rechtsmedizin



Engineering Anthropometry


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Julia Mühlbauer, M.Sc

Human Factors Engineering TU München
Head and Project contact                                                                                                                                   Volunteer testing, Motion Analysis, Electromyography

Dipl.-Biol. Anja Wagner

Biology LMU München
Age-dependencies, Anatomical modelling

Dr. med. Sylvia Schick, MD, MPH, CAISS

Medicine LMU München /MPH Public Health LMU München/ M.D. Biomechanics Ulm University
Anatomical modelling, Gender, Ethical aspect

Johanna Kerschreiter, M.Sc., cand. med.

Mechanical Engineering TU München

David Hauptstein, cand. med.

Daniel Hanesch, cand. med.

Luca Baur, cand. med.


External PhD students:

Ioannis Symeonidis, M.Sc.

Mechanical Engineering Aristotle University of Thessaloniki / Biomechanics Paris Tech
Motion Analysis, Multi-body modelling

Current Vacancies:

Internship or student assistant: possible at any time

Contact recruitment/students:

Eva Nuspl, M.Sc.

Recent publications:

  • Julia Muehlbauer, María González-García, Jens Weber, Lea Siebler, Sylvia Schick, Steffen Peldschus. Ratio of Trials with Passive Kinematics under Fully Relaxed Conditions in Locally Focused Validation Experiments for Human Body Models, IRCOBI 2021, IRC-21-77
  • Carmen M. Vives-Torres, Manuel Valdano, Jesus R. Jimenez-Octavio, Julia Muehlbauer, Sylvia Schick, Steffen Peldschus, Francisco J. Lopez-Valdes. Comparison of Upper Neck Loading in Young Adult and Elderly Volunteers During Low Speed Frontal Impacts, Front. Bioeng. Biotechnol., 9:682974, DOI:10.3389/fbioe.2021.682974
  • Luca Baur, Julia Muehlbauer, Sylvia Schick, Steffen Peldschus. Muscle activity in sleep-like states of consciousness for the validation of active human body models, ESBiomech conference, Milan, Italy 2021, ESB2021_1227
  • Julia Muehlbauer, Nikolas Pfeiffer, Miriam Puschnig, Sylvia Schick, Eric Bayerschen, Steffen Peldschus. Distribution of Anterior Iliac Wings Geometries in the Population and Comparison to Finite Element Human Body Models, IRCOBI 2020, IRC-20-24
  • Julia Muehlbauer, María González-García, Lea Siebler, Sylvia Schick, Steffen Peldschus. Evaluation of Initial Volunteer Test Conditions in Locally Focused Validation Experiments for Active Human Body Models, IRCOBI 2020, IRC-20-26
  • Julia Muehlbauer, Sylvia Schick, Dustin Draper, Francisco J. Lopez-Valdes, Ioannis Symeonidis & Steffen Peldschus (2019) Feasibility Study of a Safe Sled Environment for Reclined Frontal Deceleration Tests with Human Volunteers, Traffic Injury Prevention, DOI: 10.1080/15389588.2019.165959
  • Ioannis Symeonidis, Dimitris Margaritis, Mary Panou, Evangelos Bekiaris, Steffen Peldschus, Experimental study of out‐of‐position motorcycle rider in crashes without loss of control before the accident, IRCOBI 2018, IRC-18-78
  • Francisco J. Lopez-Valdes, Krystoffer Mroz, Andre Eggers, Bengt Pipkorn, Julia Muehlbauer, Sylvia Schick & Steffen Peldschus (2018) Chest injuries of elderly postmortem human surrogates (PMHSs) under seat belt and airbag loading in frontal sled impacts: Comparison to matching THOR tests, Traffic Injury Prevention, 19:sup2, S55-S63, DOI: 10.1080/15389588.2018.1542139