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Introduction

  • Fakhrizal Azmy NasruddinEmail author
  • Muhamad Noor Harun
  • Ardiyansyah Syahrom
  • Mohammed Rafiq Abdul Kadir
  • Abdul Hafidz Omar
  • Andreas Öchsner
Chapter
Part of the SpringerBriefs in Applied Sciences and Technology book series (BRIEFSAPPLSCIENCES)

Abstract

This chapter provides crucial information that was found to be relevant to the present study. Related information regarding the badminton games such as game’s law and regulations, player’s characteristic, player’s performance, racket design parameters and a brief history about badminton racket evolution were presented. Additionally, several previous studies on the analysis of the racket performance were reviewed in order to improve the understanding about design parameters in badminton racket.

Keywords

Badminton Racket Racket Design Parameter Racket Performance Sweet Spot 

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Fakhrizal Azmy Nasruddin
    • 1
    Email author
  • Muhamad Noor Harun
    • 2
  • Ardiyansyah Syahrom
    • 3
  • Mohammed Rafiq Abdul Kadir
    • 4
  • Abdul Hafidz Omar
    • 5
  • Andreas Öchsner
    • 6
  1. 1.Sport Innovation and Technology Centre (SITC), Institute Human Centred Engineering (IHCE), Universiti Teknologi MalaysiaJohorMalaysia
  2. 2.Sport Innovation and Technology Centre (SITC), Institute Human Centred Engineering (IHCE), Universiti Teknologi MalaysiaJohorMalaysia
  3. 3.Sport Innovation and Technology Centre (SITC), Institute Human Centred Engineering (IHCE), Universiti Teknologi MalaysiaJohorMalaysia
  4. 4.Medical Device Technology Group (MediTeg), Faculty of Biosciences and Medical EngineeringUniversiti Teknologi MalaysiaJohorMalaysia
  5. 5.Sport Innovation and Technology Centre (SITC), Institute Human Centred Engineering (IHCE)Universiti Teknologi MalaysiaJohorMalaysia
  6. 6.Griffith School of EngineeringGriffith University (Gold Coast Campus)Southport QueenslandAustralia

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