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An introduction to biomechanics

Richard S. Horsfield

An introduction to biomechanics

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by Richard S. Horsfield

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Published by Science Press in Marrickville, N.S.W .
Written in English


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Open LibraryOL20249255M
ISBN 100855831146
OCLC/WorldCa37096718

It covers the central principles of whole-organism biomechanics as they apply across the animal and plant kingdoms, featuring brief, tightly-focused coverage that does for biologists what H. M. Frost’s Introduction to Biomechanics did for physicians. Frequently encountered, basic concepts such as stress and strain, Young’s modulus. An Introduction to Biomechanics takes the fresh approach of combining the viewpoints of both a well-respected teacher and a successful student. With an eye toward practicality without loss of depth of instruction, this book explains the fundamental concepts of biomechanics.

: An Introduction to Biomechanics: Solids and Fluids, Analysis and Design () by Humphrey, Jay D.; DeLange, Sherry and a great selection of similar New, Used and Collectible Books available now at great Range: $59 - $ An Introduction to Biomechanics: Solids and Fluids, Analysis and Design Designed to meet the needs of undergraduate students, "Introduction to Biomechanics" takes the fresh approach of combining the viewpoints of both a well-respected teacher and a successful student. Medical books An Introduction to Biomechanics.

Kinesiology is the term referring to the whole scholarly area of human movement study, while biomechanics is the study of motion and its causes in living things. Biomechanics provides key information on the most effective and safest movement patterns, equipment, and relevant exercises to improve human by: 1. Additional Physical Format: Online version: Frost, Harold M., Introduction to biomechanics. Springfield, Ill., C.C. Thomas [] (OCoLC)


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Designed to meet the needs of undergraduate students, Introduction to Biomechanics takes the fresh approach of combining the viewpoints of both a well-respected teacher and a successful student.

With an eye toward practicality without loss of depth of instruction, this book seeks to explain the fundamental concepts of biomechanics/5(3).

This book covers the fundamentals of biomechanics. Topics include bio solids, biofluids, stress, balance and equilibrium. Students are encouraged to contextualize principles and exercises within a “big picture” of biomechanics.

This is an ideal book for undergraduate students with interests in biomedical engineering. Designed to meet the needs of undergraduate students, "Introduction to Biomechanics" takes the fresh approach of combining the viewpoints of both a well-respected teacher and a successful student.

With an eye toward practicality without loss of depth of instruction, this book seeks to explain the fundamental concepts of biomechanics.

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The key to understanding biomechanics is a thorough understanding of the concepts of force, Newton's laws of motion, work and energy.

All of the fundamental biomechanical concepts and principles. An Introduction to Biomechanics: Solids and Fluids, Analysis and Design by DeLange, Sherry, Humphrey, Jay D. and a great selection of related books, art. From the reviews of the fourth edition: “This is the fourth edition of a multiauthored book that reviews the history of biomechanics as related to injury and provides an introduction for engineers and clinicians desiring a background in this area.

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With an eye toward practicality without loss of depth of instruction, this book seeks to explain the fundamental concepts of biomechanics.

Designed to meet the needs of undergraduate students, Introduction to Biomechanics takes the fresh approach of combining the viewpoints of both a well-respected teacher and a successful student.

With an eye toward practicality without loss of depth of instruction, this book seeks to explain the fundamental concepts of biomechanics.

This book covers the fundamentals of biomechanics. Topics embrace bio solids, biofluids, stress, stability and equilibrium. School college students are impressed to contextualize guidelines and exercises inside a “big image” of biomechanics. This book covers the fundamentals of biomechanics.

Topics include bio solids, biofluids, stress, balance and equilibrium. Students are encouraged to contextualize principles and exercises within a "big picture" of biomechanics.

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The book is designed for majors preparing for all kinds of human movement professions and therefore uses a wide variety of movement examples to il-lustrate the application of biomechanics.

While this approach to the application of biomechanics is critical, it is also important. Extensively revised from a successful third edition, Fundamentals of Biomechanics features a wealth of clear illustrations, numerous worked examples, and many problem sets.

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It is equally valuable for clinicians, roboticists, engineers, sports scientists, designers, computer scientists, and others who want to understand the biomechanics of movement.An Introduction to Mechanics For 40 years, Kleppner and Kolenkow’s classic text has introduced stu-dents to the principles of mechanics.

Now brought up-to-date, this re-vised and improved Second Edition is ideal for classical mechanics courses for first- and second-year undergraduates with foundation skills in .