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Development of a biomechanically validated turf testing rig

Blackburn, S.J. and Nicol, A.C. and Walker, C.A. (2005) Development of a biomechanically validated turf testing rig. In: XXth Congress of the International Society of Biomechanics, Cleveland, Ohio, 2005-07-31 - 2005-08-05, Cleveland, Ohio.

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    Abstract

    The aim of this study was to develop an artificial turf testing rig that applied biomechanically validated vertical, shear and torque loads to the surface. Results of initial testing on 3rd generation artificial turf and natural grass soccer pitches are presented.

    Item type: Conference or Workshop Item (Paper)
    ID code: 8364
    Notes: Article abstract
    Keywords: turf testing, biomechanics, artificial turf, loading actions, third generation turf, Bioengineering
    Subjects: Technology > Engineering (General). Civil engineering (General) > Bioengineering
    Department: Faculty of Engineering > Bioengineering
    Faculty of Engineering > Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering
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      Depositing user: Strathprints Administrator
      Date Deposited: 02 Sep 2009 14:43
      Last modified: 20 Jul 2013 21:45
      URI: http://strathprints.strath.ac.uk/id/eprint/8364

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