Emika Kato

Equal 5th winner - poster presentation

Waseda University, JPN
A 6-week stretching program alters mechanical and architectural properties of the gastrocnemius muscle-tendon unit.

Personal details: Born on 5th October 1980 in Oita, JPN.

Academic vita: 2006: Masters Degree in Human Sciences, Waseda University, JPN. 2009: PhD Degree in Sport Sciences, Waseda University, JPN.

Employment: Post doctoral research fellow of the Japan Society for the Promotion of Science.

Reseach interest: Biomechanics, Muscle mechanics.