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Stephen Mellon

BSc (Hons), PhD


NDORMS Research Fellow

Stephen studied Bioengineering at the University of Ulster and then did a PhD in Biomedical Materials at Queen Mary, University of London. After a stint as a post-doc at the Biomechanics & Biomaterials Laboratory at Lund University, Sweden,  Stephen joined the Oxford Orthopaedic Engineering Centre (OOEC) at the University of Oxford.

Stephen is a Senior Researcher in Orthopaedic Biomechanics.  At OOEC Stephen carries out research on factors affecting outcome in joint replacement with Prof. David Murray. Stephen also holds an interest in motion analysis and works with Dr. Jack Tu on the development of methods for the combination of ultrasound imaging with motion capture.

In addition to his research interests, Stephen is a Non-stipendiary Lecturer at St. Edmund's Hall and a Stipendiary Lecturer in Engineering Science at Lady Margaret Hall. Stephen is also a lecturer on the MSc in Musculoskeletal Sciences and a facilitator on the Preparing for Learning and Teaching at Oxford course run by the Medical Sciences Division.