Advanced Materials for Sports Equipment

How Advanced Materials Help Optimize Sporting Performance and Make Sport Safer

  • K. E. Easterling

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xiii
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  9. Back Matter
    Pages 121-127

About this book


Practically all sports have benefited in some crucial way by the introduction of synthetic materials. Advanced Materials in Sports Equipment is a readable introduction to these new materials. The book examines the role played by advanced materials in the design, performance, appearance and safety aspects of various equipment and indicates likely future developments.


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Authors and affiliations

  • K. E. Easterling
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  1. 1.School of EngineeringUniversity of ExeterUK

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