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Peter Cripton

Mechanical Engineering, Faculty of Applied Science

Name: Peter Cripton
Title: Associate Professor and Associate Head; Patrick Campbell Chair in Design
Degrees: B.Sc. (Dalhousie), B.Eng. (Technical University of Nova Scotia), M.Sc.[Eng.] and Ph.D. (Queen’s), Postdoctoral Fellowship (Yale)
Office: CEME 2063
Phone: (604) 822-6629
Fax: (604) 822-2403
Email: cripton@mech.ubc.ca

Research Interests

  • Biomechanics of Traumatic Human Injury
  • Biomechanics of the Cervical, Thoracic and Lumbar Spine
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Biomechanics of Whiplash
  • Efficacy of Devices and Procedures used in Spine Surger
  • Efficacy of Automotive Child Restraints

Current Research

  • Biomechanics of Spinal Injury
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Efficacy of Devices and Procedures used in Spine Surgery
  • Efficacy of Automotive Child Restraints

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