Samuel Wordeman, Ph.D.

Philadelphia Office

2288 Second Street Pike, PO Box 78
Penns Park, PA 18943

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Dr. Wordeman is a Senior Biomechanist specializing in biomechanics, injury tolerance, and biomechanical failure mechanisms. He has experience with three-dimensional motion capture, radiographic and magnetic resonance-based image analysis, advanced statistical and mathematical modeling of mechanical systems, kinematic and kinetic analysis of the human body, biomechanical testing of live and postmortem human subjects in laboratory and clinical settings, stress-strain analyses of biological and nonbiological materials, and computational biomechanics.


Dr. Wordeman has also completed and/or instructed advanced coursework in device design, orthopaedic hard- and soft-tissue biomechanics, engineering biomaterials, human movement analysis, experimental biomechanics, mechanobiology, and tissue engineering.

Education & Certification

  • Ph.D., Biomedical Engineering,
    The Ohio State University
  • M.S., Biomedical Engineering,
    The Ohio State University
  • BS, Biomedical Engineering (Biomechanics Track), Washington University