Anthropomorphic thigh for impact assessment

Hrysomallis, Con (1996) Anthropomorphic thigh for impact assessment. PhD thesis, Victoria University of Technology.


The aim of this investigation was to design and construct a prototype anthropomorphic thigh model which could assess the effectiveness of thigh protectors. This involved utilising data generated from living subjects and cadavers to select the soft tissue component of the model.

Item type Thesis (PhD thesis)
Subjects Historical > Faculty/School/Research Centre/Department > School of Sport and Exercise Science
Historical > FOR Classification > 1004 Medical Biotechnology
Historical > FOR Classification > 1106 Human Movement and Sports Science
Keywords Protective clothing, thighs, testing, human anatomy, muscles
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