Prof. Kai-Nan An is the recipient of the 2015 Muybridge Award. The Muybridge Award is the most prestigious award given by the International Society of Biomechanics and is given for career achievements in the field of biomechanics. Eadweard Muybridge (1830-1904) was the first to capture motion using high-speed photography, thus laying the foundation for the development of modern biomechanics. Previous winners of the award are listed here.
Prof. Kai-Nan An was unanimously selected for 2015 Muybridge Award by the award committee because of his exceptional impact on the field of biomechanics.