• Jong Hyun (Jay) Son


    B.S. Candidate


    B.S. Candidate

    Department of Mechanical Science and Engineering

    Email: son26@illinois.edu


    I am a senior undergraduate student in the Mechanical Science and Engineering Department. I am currently working in Human Dynamics and Controls Laboratory to design powered and untethered orthosis for people with ankle disabilities. I am interested in mechanical designs particularly in medical devices to assist physical disabilities.

    Research Interests

    • Human Machine Interface
    • Powered/Untethered Orthotics/Prosthetics/Exoskeletons
    • Mechatronics
    • Healthcare Robots

    Personal Interests

    • Bass Guitar
    • Racket Sports (Badminton, Tennis, Squash)