Engineering of Sport 6: Volume 1: Developments for Sports (Google eBook)

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Springer Science & Business Media, May 13, 2010 - Sports & Recreation - 489 pages
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This proceedings volume of the ISEA 2006 examines sports engineering, an interdisciplinary subject which encompasses and integrates not only sports science and engineering but also biomechanics, physiology and anatomy, and motion physics. This volume also examines the importance of developing and implementing sports technology.
  

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Contents

Baseball
3
An Experimental Investigation of Baseball Bat Durability
5
Bending Modes Damping and the Sensation of Sting in Baseball Bats
11
Experimental Investigations of the Relationship of Baseball Bat Properties on BattedBall Performance
17
The Effect of Spin on the Flight of a Baseball
23
Rigid Wall Effects on Softball Coefficient of Restitution Measurements
29
The Effect of Holding Methods on a Baseball Bat Performance Estimation System
35
2 Climbing Instrumentation and Testing of Equipment
41
Multioptimization of Three Kicks in Rugby
223
The Mechanical Behaviour of Cricket Soils During Preparation by Rolling
229
Studies on the Oblique Impact of a Cricket Ball on a Cricket Pitch
235
Test Devices for the Evaluation of Synthetic Turf Pitches for Field Hockey
241
7 Skiing Snowboarding and Ski Jumping
247
Skiing Snowboarding and Ski Jumping
249
Laboratory Device for Measuring the Friction Between SkiBase Materials and Ice or Snow
251
Biomechanical Instrumentation of the BergIsel Jumping Hill in Innsbruck and Exemplary Analyses
257

Synopsis of Climbing Instrumentation and Testing of Equipment
42
An Estimation of the Load Rate Imparted to a Climbing Anchor During Fall Arrest
45
Dynamics of Speed Climbing
51
Instrumented Climbing Holds and Dynamics of Sport Climbing
57
Forces Generated in a Climbing Rope During a Fall
63
Rock Climbing Belay Device Analysis Experiments and Modeling
69
3 Cycling
75
Cycling
77
Thermomechanical Modification Techniques for Structural Foams used in Racing Bicycle Wheels
79
The Effect of a NonCircular Chainring on Cycling Performance
85
Dynamic Characteristics of Modern Mountain Bikes Rear Linkages
91
An Ambient Intelligence System to Assist Team Training and Competition in Cycling
97
IndoorSimulation of Team Training in Cycling
103
A Bond Graph Model of a FullSuspension Mountain Bicycle Rear Shock
109
An Analytical Model
115
Forces During Cycling After Total Knee Arthoplasty
121
A Study of Aerodynamic Drag and Thermal Efficiency of a Series of Bicycle Helmets
127
4 Golf
132
Golf
133
An Instrumented Grip Handle for Golf Clubs to Measure Forces and Moments Exerted by Each Hand During Swing Motion
134
The Aerodynamic Influence of Dimple Design on Flying Golf Ball
143
Experimental Verification of Trajectory Analysis of Golf Ball under Atmospheric Boundary Layer
149
Validation of Accelerometers and Gyroscopes to Provide Realtime Kinematic Data for Golf Analysis
155
Investigation of Wrist Release During the Golf Swing by Using a Golf Swing Robot
161
Segmental Sequencing of Kinetic Energy in the Golf Swing
167
5 Gymnastics
173
Gymnastics
175
Effect of Shoulder Compliance on Peak High Bar Forces During the Giant Swing
177
Effect of Horizontal Surface Compliance on Balance Strategies
183
Predicting High Bar Forces in the Longswing
189
Musculoskeletal Work in the Longswing on High Bar
195
6 Lawn Sports
201
Lawn Sports
202
Quantification of the Cricket Bowling Delivery a Study of Elite Players to Gauge Variability and Controllability
205
Ball Launch Characteristics for Elite Rugby Union Players
211
A Novel Quantitative Method for the Determination of Wear in an Installed Synthetic Turf System
217
Dynamic Properties of Materials for Alpine Skis
262
Calculation of Friction and Reaction Forces During an Alpine World Cup Downhill Race
269
Measurement of Jumpers Body Motion in Ski Jumping
275
A New Theory for Lift Mechanics of Downhill Skiing and Snowboarding
281
Subjective Evaluation of the Performance of Alpine Skis and Correlations with Mechanical Ski Properties
287
Timing of Force Application and Joint Angles During a Long Ski Turn
293
Effect of Bindings and Plates on Ski Mechanical Properties and Carving Performance
299
Development of a Prototype that Measures the Coefficient of Friction Between Skis and Snow
305
8 Football
311
Soccer
313
An Investigation into the Link Between Soil Physical Conditions and the Playing Quality of Winter Sports Pitch Rootzones
315
Measuring andModelling the Goalkeepers Diving Envelope in a Penalty Kick
321
Flow Visualization on a Real Flight Nonspinning and Spinning Soccer Ball
327
Gaze Point Analysis in Movement Prediction of Soccer Players by Image Processing
333
Traction Testing of Soccer Boots Under Game Relevant Loading Conditions
339
Correlation Between Support Foot Placement and Goal Accuracy for Instep Kicks in the Soccer Field
345
Analysis of the Influence of Rubber Infill on the Mechanical Performance of Artificial Turf Surfaces for Soccer
351
Soccer Ball Modal Analysis Using a Scanning Laser Doppler Vibrometer SLDV
357
9 Tennis
363
Tennis
364
Normal Impact of Hollow Balls on Flat Surfaces
367
Factors in Tennis Ball Wear
373
Measuring Ball Spin Off a Tennis Racket
379
3D Player Testing in Tennis
385
An Extended Study Investigating the Effects of Tennis Rackets with Active Damping Technology on the Symptoms of Tennis Elbow
391
10 Watersports
397
Water Sports
399
Computational Fluid Dynamic Analysis of a Water Ski Jumper
401
Feedback Systems in Rowing
407
Biomechanical Analysis of Olympic Kayak Athletes During Indoor Paddling
413
So you think you know the ropes? White Water Rescue Ropes and Techniques
419
Computational Modelling of Surfboard Fins for Enhanced Performance
425
Development of Swimming Prosthetic for Physically Disabled Optimal Design for One Side of AboveElbow Amputation
431
Author Index
437
Subject Index
440
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