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The Engineering of Sport 7: Vol. 2 / Edition 1

The Engineering of Sport 7: Vol. 2 / Edition 1

by Margaret Estivalet, Pierre Brisson
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ISBN-13: 9782287990557
Publisher: Springer Paris
Publication date: 03/30/2009
Edition description: 1st ed. 2008. 2nd printing 2009
Pages: 703
Product dimensions: 6.20(w) x 9.20(h) x 1.20(d)

Table of Contents

Measurement of the Forces on Ball in Flight Using Built-in Accelerometer (P138) R., Koyanagi Y., Ohgi 1

An Experimental Study on Ski Jumping Styles (P140) Shinichiro Ito Kazuya Seo Takeshi Asai 9

Quantification of the Grip Difficulty of a Climbing Hold (P142) Franz Konstantin Fuss Günther Niegl 19

Artificial Turf Development as Surface for Golf Practice (P143) David Rosa Nicolás Ortega Mercedes Sanchis Enrique Alcántara Francisco Parra Francisco Matey Pedro Vera Carlos Soler 27

Shoe Signature Monitoring for Advanced Running Technique (P145) Young, C Fleming P. R., Dixon S, Carré, M. J. 35

Logarithmic Visco-elastic Impact Modelling of Golf Balls (P147) Franz Konstantin Fuss 45

Rowing Strategies in Cambridge Bumps Races (P148) Matt Findlay Dr Stephen Turnock 53

Improvements to a Sailing VR Simulator Environment for Assessing and Improving Helm Performance (P149) Thomas Spenkuch Dr. Stephen Turnock Dr. Matteo Scarponi Prof. Ajit Shenoi 65

The Behaviour of Recycled Rubber Shockpads for Synthetic Sports Pitches (P150) P.R. Fleming L. J. Anderson M.A. Ansarifar 77

Implementation of Knowledge Engineering Fundamentals in Exercise Science and Individualization (P151) Hamed Zaribafzadeh Reza Abedian Dehaghani 89

Long-term Cushioning Properties of Running Shoes (P152) Stefan Schwanitz Stephan Odenwald 95

An Analysis of the Interaction Between Slider Physique and Descent Time for the Bob Skeleton (P153) James Roche Dr. Stephen Turnock Dr. Sandy Wright 101

Determining Ground Reaction Forces Using a Pressure Distribution Measuring System (P156) Alexander Kraus Stephan Odenwald 111

Mechanics of the Bob Skeleton and Analysis of the Variation inPerformance at the St Moritz World Championship of 2007 (P160) Rachel Larman Dr Stephen Turnock Dr John Hart 117

Subjective Evaluation of Sport Equipment - Deriving Preference Values from Pairwise Comparison Matrices (P162) Harald Böhm, Christian Krämer Veit Senner 127

Hot Glide Wax Treatment and the Hardness of the Ski Running Surface (P163) Leonid Kuzmin Mats Tinnsten 137

Creating 3D muscle lengths and moment arms from the Visible Human Dataset (P166) Krämer C. Böhm H. Senner V. 143

Development of a New Technique to Evaluate Abrasivieness Artificial Turf (P168) Mercedes Sanchis David Rosa Javier Gámez Enrique Alcántara Carmen Gimeno Maria José Such Jaime Prat Ricardo Dejoz 149

Aerodynamic Study of Ski Jumping Flight Based on Inertia Sensors (171) Yuji Ohgi Nobuyuki Hirai Masahide Murakami Kazuya Seo 157

The spin decay of sports balls in flight (172) David James Steve Haake 165

Optimised preliminary design of a kayak-ergometer using a sliding footrest-seat complex (P174) Mickaël Begon Floren Colloud 171

Dynamics of a String-Bed Damper on Tennis Rackets (P175) Stefan Mohr Robert Cottey Daniel Lau Caroline Gillet Johan Kotze Marc Jolly Ralf Schwenger 179

Second Lives for the Third Age: Using Virtual Worlds to Encourage Exercise Participation in Older People (P176) Ben Heller Jonathan S. Wheat Sue Mawson Peter Wright 191

Design of an Ice Hockey Stick Test Machine (P178) Matthew McQueen John McPhee 199

A Novel Approach to Personalising the Mechanical Properties of Sprint Footwear (P179) Dan Toon Candice Majewski Hadi Zarringhalam Neil Hopkinson Mike Caine 207

Testing Procedures for Baseball Chest Protection Equipment (P181) Kim B. Blair Mike Vasquez Paul Groudas 215

Holistic Innovation in Sports (P183) Eckehard Fozzy Moritz 223

Detecting Location using Sensors Based on the 802:15:4 Wireless Standard (P184) Jose Luis Gomez Ben Heller 233

Use of Static Stiffness Behaviour to Characterise Field Hockey Sticks (P185) Derek Covill Joe Farr Tim Katz David White 239

Finite Element Analysis of the Heat Transfer in Footwear (P186) Derek Covill Zhongwei Guan Martin Bailey David Pope 247

Determination of the Optimal Saddle Height for Leisure Cycling (P188) Javier Gámez Manuel Zarzoso Alex Raventós Marta Valero Enrique Alcántara Amparo López Jaime Prat Pedro Vera 255

Relationship between Pelvic Motion, Torque, and Metabolic Energy in Running (P189) Evie N. Burnet Ross A. Arena Peter E. Pidcoe 261

Relationship Between Gluteus Medius Muscle Activity, Pelvic Motion, and Metabolic Energy in Running (P190) Evie N. Burnet Ross A. Arena Peter E. Pidcoe 267

A New Technological Tool to Measure and Manage Strenght. AthletJump/IBV (P191) Javier Gámez Alberto Encarnación David Garrido Enrique Alcántara José Montero Carlos Soler Pedro Vera Ana Cruz García 273

Experimental Measurement of Selected Snowboard Mechanical Properties (P194) Devinder Grewal Eric Rossetter Chris Lund Benjamin J. Ewers, III 279

Runalyser: Real Time Analysis of Running Technique in Practice (P196) M. Wijnen M.B. Hoppenbrouwers J.W.M. Willems 289

Effects of Poles Stiffness, Slope and Type of Ground on Poling Forces in Hiking (P198) Damien Fournet Matthieu Foissac Laurent Baly Guillaume Millet 297

Development of Small-Sized Swimming Humanoids (P203) Motomu Nakashima Hideo Kobayashi 303

Parametric Study of Bicycle Stability (P207) Jason Moore Mont Hubbard 311

Compression Garments: Evidence for their Physiological Effects (P208) Stéphane Perrey 319

Improving the Performance of a Bobsleigh by Aerodynamic Optimization (P212) A. Winkler A. Pernpeintner 329

Determining Friction Coefficients for Round Balls: Comparing Basketballs (P213) LeRoy W. Always Zachary S. Szczerbinski Nicolas Krumenacker 339

Comparison Between Observed and Simulated Baseball Trajectories (P214) LeRoy W. Alaways 345

Testing the Unconventional. The Ergonomic Paddle Shaft (P215) Paul Ewart 353

Development and Validation of an Automated Method to Detect Gait Events Using Acceleration and Angular Rate (P216) Yoshihisa Sakurai Yuji Ohgi Takeo Maruyama 359

Evaluation of the Estimation Method on the Hip Joint Centre Location During Instep Kicking Motion (P217) Koshi Yamada Takeo Maruyama 367

Kinematics and EMG Analysis of Expert Pole Vaulter's Lower Limb During Take off Phase (P218) Maud Bassement Cyril Garnier François-Xavier Lepoutre Mark Goss Sampson 375

Ventilation: a Reliable Indicator of Oxygen Consumption During Physical Activities of Various Intensities? (P222) Gastinger, S. Nicolas, G. Sorel, A. Gratas-Delamarche A. Zouhal H. Delamarche P Prioux, J. 383

Roller Ski Rolling Resistance and its Effects on Elite Athletes' Performance (P225) Mats Ainegren Peter Carlsson Mats Tinnsten 393

Aerodynamics of Time Trial Bicyle Helmets (P226) Vincent Chabroux Caroline Barelle Daniel Favier 401

Acquisition and Analysis of EMG Data During Special Slalom for Comparative Equipment Evaluation (P228) Giuseppe Marcolin Nicola Petrone 411

A New Evaluation System for Dynamic Muscular Strength Characteristics using Isoviscous Loading (P231) Kenji Shigetoshi Tadao Isaka Sadao Kawamura 419

Aerodynamics of a Curve-ball: The Sikorsky/Lightfoot Lift Data (P234) LeRoy W. Alaways 429

Forelimb Kinematics of Galloping Thoroughbred Racehorses Measured on Dirt, Synthetic, and Turf Track Surfaces (P235) Jacob Setterbo Tanya Garcia Ian Campbell Sun Kim Mont Hubbard Susan Stover 437

Classification of Aerial Acrobatics in Elite Half-Pipe Snowboarding Using Body Mounted Inertial Sensors (P237) Jason W. Harding Colin G. Mackintosh Allan G. Hahn Daniel A. James 447

A Modified Lift Mechanics Theory for Downhill Skiing and Snowboarding (P239) Qianhong Wu Qingjie Sun 457

Technology And Half-Pipe Snowboard Competition - Insight From Elite-Level Judges (P240) Jason W. Harding Kristine Toohey David T. Martin Allan G. Hahn Daniel A. James 467

Information Return Device Concept: Baropodometric Biofeedback Application (P241) A. Descatoire P. Moretto 477

The Bike Fit of the Road Professional Cyclist Related to Anthropometric Measurements and the Torque of de Crank (P242) Jon Iriberri Xabier Muriel Iosu Larrazabal 483

Impact Behaviour of Ski-Boots against Different Obstacles (P243) Nicola Petrone Giuseppe Marcolin 489

Acquisition of Structural Loads Acting on the Mast of a 420 During Sailing (P244) G. Pellicioli N. Petrone 499

Structural Optimization of Classic and Skating Skirolls after Field Testing (P245) N. Petrone C. Pollazzon T. Morandin G. De Bettio 509

Monitoring of Bioimpedance Data during Exercise in Cyclists (P247) Marie-Valérie Moreno Gilbert Moreno Florent Hubert 517

Optimization of Torque in Pole Vaulting using Genetic Algorithm (P248) Shigemichi Ohshima Atsumi Ohtsuki 525

A new Dimensionless Number for Dynamic Similarity during Running (P250) Nicolas Delattre Pierre Moretto 535

Essential Ski Characteristics for Cross-Country Skis Performance (P251) Mikael Bäckström Leon Dahlen Mats Tinnsten 543

Extreme Sports Perceived by Students of Faculties of the Physical Education, Tourisms and Recreation (P252) Robert Bak Roman M. Kalina 551

The computer record and analysis of struggle dynamics of the judo fight (P253) Jerzy Kulasa Roman M. Kalina 557

Dynamic Model of a Badminton Stroke (P254) Maxine Kwan Michael Skipper Andersen Mark de Zee John Rasmussen 563

Maximal Energy Expenditure in Professional Road Cycling (P255) Jon Iriberri Josu Larrazabal Xabier Muriel 573

An Integrated Approach toward Testing Sports Equipment (P260) Violaine Sevrez Guillaume Rao Laurent Vigouroux Reinoud, J. Bootsma Eric Berton 577

Management of New Ideas during Early Design Phases of Innovative Products in the Surf Industry (P261) Olivier Pialot Jérémy Legardeur 587

The management of sporting innovation at Decathlon. Between rationality and chaos (P262) Guillaume Richard Yann Abdourazakou 597

Exercise History and Remodelling Stress Fracture are Related to Cortical Bone Ultimate Strength (P264) Rachel Entwistle Sara Sammons Scott Hazelwood David Fyhrie Susan Stover 613

Analysis of the Holonomic Constraint in the Whipple Bicyle Model (P267) Dale Peterson Mont Hubbard 623

Structural Behaviour of Ski Safety Barriers during Impacts of an Instrumented Dummy (P268) N. Petrone C. Pollazzon T. Morandin 633

Structural Behaviour of Slalom Skis in Bending and Torsion (P269) Matteo De Gobbi Nicola Petrone 643

Finite-Element Analysis of the Collision and Bounce between a Golf Ball and Simplified Clubs (P271) Katsumasa Tanaka Hiroshi Oodaira Yukihiro Teranishi Fuminobu Sato Sadayuki Ujihashi 653

Experimental Investigation of Youth Baseball Bat Performance (P273) Joshua W. Jones James A. Sherwood Patrick J. Drane 663

An Experimental Investigation of the Effect of Use on the Performance of Composite Baseball Bats (P274) James A. Sherwood Patrick J. Drane 673

The Effect of Baseball Construction on the Game of Baseball (P275) Patrick J. Drane James A. Sherwood Joshua W. Jones Timothy P. Connelly 681

Does the Use of a Light Discus Modify the Throwing Pattern? A Study of Kinematical and Electromyographical Data of the Throwing Arm (P276) Daniel Dinu Françoise Natta Pierre Portero Henry Vandewalle 689

Better Coaching the Paralympics Swimmers with the Computed Use of Stroke Rate-Velocity Relationship (P277) Didier Seyfried 695

Subject Index 701

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