alan eberhardt
  • Associate Dean, UAB School of Engineering
  • Professor of Biomedical Engineering
  • Faculty member at UAB since 1991
  • Graduate of Northwestern University (Ph.D., 1990) and the University of Delaware (MSCE, 1987; BSCE, 1985)
  • Research focuses on orthopedic and injury biomechanics
  • Teaches the BME Capstone Design sequence, with foci on biomedical devices and devices to aid persons with disability
  • History of course instruction in applied mechanics, including continuum mechanics, fracture mechanics, advanced engineering mathematics
  • Has published approximately 50 peer reviewed articles and over 150 conference abstracts