Fish Locomotion

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CUP Archive, May 26, 1983 - Medical - 208 pages
Survey of the more important aspects of the biomechanics of fish movement. Discusses speed & size in relation to power requirements, the mechanical properties of swimming muscle, & drag & drag-reduction mechanisms.
 

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Contents

Viscosity
4
Swimming muscle
24
Speed size and power
37
Drag and drag reduction mechanisms
53
Introduction
71
Swimming strategy
158
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