Nidhi Seethapathi


Current interests

Data science and pose estimation for movement science and motor rehab.

Dynamics, control and energetics of human and robot locomotion.


Seethapathi, N. , Jain, A. & Srinivasan, M. (in preparation). Amputees walk slower for short distances and while walking in circles: a study in low-cost prosthesis users.

Seethapathi, N. & Srinivasan, M. (accepted). Step-to-step variations in human running reveal how humans run without falling. eLife.

Seethapathi, N. & Srinivasan, M. (2015). The metabolic cost of changing walking speeds is significant, implies lower optimal speeds for shorter distances, and increases daily energy estimates. Biology Letters, 11.9: 20150486.