qThis book is the first major text on the kinematics of human motion and is written by one of the world's leading authorities on the subject. ... While this advanced book assumes a knowledge of calculus and matrix algebra, the emphasis is on explaining movement concepts, not mathematical formulae. The text features 23 refreshers of the basic mathematical concepts and many practical examples. The book is well illustrated and clearly written as the author skillfully integrates mechanical models with biological experiments.q -- book cover.GLOSSARY AccelerationaThe rate of change of velocity. Acceleration is a ... Alias problemaA problem of kinematics. Description of a position given in one reference system, transformed into another system of coordinates (ain other wordsa).

Title | : | Kinematics of Human Motion |

Author | : | Vladimir M. Zatsiorsky |

Publisher | : | Human Kinetics - 1998 |

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