Dr. Thilo Pfau, PhD

Thilo Pfau with his donkey


Faculty of Kinesiology

Phone number

cell: +1 403 470 5285

Preferred method of communication: email



In September 2021, Dr. Thilo Pfau moved from Great Britain to join the faculties of Kinesiology and Veterinary Medicine at UCalgary. He is currently developing a lab in Veterinary Medicine.


Areas of Research


Dr. Pfau has a multidisciplinary research background in animal biomechanics mainly with high performance horses. He combines his expertise in computer science, particularly in data processing and information extraction, and pattern recognition, with extensive experience in research in fundamental and applied locomotor biomechanics.

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