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Biomechanics: A Practical Approach: Structures and Systems

Edited By: AA Biewener

290 pages, 3 b/w photos, 87 line drawings

Oxford University Press

Paperback | Dec 1992 | #18436 | ISBN: 0199632677
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Spiralbound | Dec 1992 | #18435 | ISBN: 0199632685
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Includes 3½ inch floppy disc.


Contents

A.A. Biewener: Overview of structural mechanics; S.M. Swartz & A.A. Biewener: Shape and scaling; A.A. Biewener & R.J. Full: Force platform and kinematic analysis; R. Blickhan: Mechanical work in terrestrial locomotion; R. Dudley: Aerodynamics of flight; A.A. Biewener: In vivo measurement of bone strain and tendon force; G.S. Baeupre & D.R. Carter: Fine element analysis in biomechanics; C. Gans: Electromyography; W.M. Kier: Hydrostatic skeletons and muscular hydrostats; R.E. Shadwick: Circulatory structure and mechanics; M.E. Demont & J.E.I. Hokkanen: Hydrodynamics of animal movement.

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