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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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)|
|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
|Depositing user:||Strathprints Administrator|
|Date Deposited:||02 Sep 2009 14:43|
|Last modified:||06 Oct 2012 08:04|
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