Book 2006

The Engineering of Sport 6

Volume 2: Developments for Disciplines


ISBN: 978-0-387-34678-6 (Print) 978-0-387-46051-2 (Online)

Table of contents (57 chapters)

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  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xl

  2. Biomechanics

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 1-1

    2. Chapter

      Pages 3-4

      Synopsis of Current Developments: Biomechanics

    3. Chapter

      Pages 5-10

      Influence of Footwear on In-Shoe Loading for Different Soil Densities

    4. Chapter

      Pages 11-16

      Validation of a Full-Body Computer Simulation of the Golf Drive for Clubs of Differing Length

    5. Chapter

      Pages 17-22

      Measurement of Hand Palm Pressures in “La Pelota Vasca” Game

    6. Chapter

      Pages 23-28

      Analysis of the Relationship Between Mechanical Properties and Players’ Perception of the Balls in a Spanish Traditional Sport: “La Pilota Valenciana”

    7. Chapter

      Pages 29-34

      Biomechanical Analysis of Running on Third Generation Artificial Soccer Turf

    8. Chapter

      Pages 35-40

      Evaluation of Energy Expenditure Rate During Continuous Upper Body Cyclic Exercise

  3. Measurement Techniques

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 41-41

    2. Chapter

      Pages 43-44

      Synopsis of Current Developments: Measurement Techniques

    3. Chapter

      Pages 45-50

      Use of the Infrared Based Motion Capture System AS 200 in Sport Science

    4. Chapter

      Pages 51-56

      Employing Modern Elements of Vehicle Navigation for Integrated Motion Measurement in Sport

    5. Chapter

      Pages 57-62

      Time-Resolved Measurements of Grip Force During a Golf Shot

    6. Chapter

      Pages 63-67

      Pacing Lights — a New Approach to Controlling Speed in the Gait Laboratory

    7. Chapter

      Pages 69-74

      Measuring Equine Ground Reaction Forces

    8. Chapter

      Pages 75-80

      Examination of a Swimming Dummy’s Flow Field Using Laser Doppler Velocimetry

    9. Chapter

      Pages 81-86

      Head Accelerations During Soccer Heading

    10. Chapter

      Pages 87-92

      A New Six Component Dynamometer for Measuring Ground Reaction Forces in Alpine Skiing

    11. Chapter

      Pages 93-98

      Measurement of Draw-Length Alterations in the Final Pull in Archery

    12. Chapter

      Pages 99-104

      Power Measurement During Rowing

  4. Modelling Equipment

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 105-105

    2. Chapter

      Pages 107-108

      Synopsis of Current Developments: Modelling Equipment

    3. Chapter

      Pages 109-114

      Large Deflections during Bounce of Inflated Balls

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