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eBook Enabled: The Rio Tinto Sports Innovation Challenge Story ePub

by Peter R. N. Childs,David Keech,Dominic Southgate

  • ISBN: 095722981X
  • Category: Engineering
  • Subcategory: Engineering
  • Author: Peter R. N. Childs,David Keech,Dominic Southgate
  • Language: English
  • Publisher: DEG Imperial College London (May 11, 2012)
  • Pages: 159
  • ePub book: 1892 kb
  • Fb2 book: 1657 kb
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  • Rating: 4.7
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offline reading, highlight, bookmark or take notes while you read Sports Innovation.

It presents the on-going development of a diverse range of areas from elite rowing performance to impact protection to sporting amenities in communities. Also included are descriptions of some of the latest innovations that have been developed as part of the Rio Tinto Sports Innovation Challenge, an initiative that tasked engineering students to design, build and implement Paralympic and other sporting equipment. It offers a glimpse at the breadth of creativity that can be achieved when human centred design is applied to an area such as disabled sport.

This book will be valuable for anyone with an interest in sports technology, including those in industry, academia, sports organisations and athletes themselves.

by Dominic F L Southgate, Peter R N Childs, Anthony M J Bull. It also shows the potential that design and engineering have to contribute to healthy lifestyles and the generation of whole new sporting domains.

Also included are descriptions of some of the latest innovations that have been developed as part of the Rio Tinto Sports Innovation Challenge, an initiative that tasked engineering students to design, build and implement Paralympic and other sporting equipment.

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GoGlobal – Rural Urban, Peter Childs, Imperial College London, 2012; Enabled – The Rio Tinto Sports Innovation Challenge Story, Peter Childs, David Keech, Dominic SouthGate, Imperial College London, 2012.

Prof Peter R N Childs FIMechE, FASME, FRSA, CEng, BSc (hons), DPhil Head of School, Dyson School of Design Engineering . The Rio Tinto Sports Innovation Challenge Story. World Scientific, 2016.

General interests include: creativity; the application of creative tools in industry; mechanical and product design; robotics; manufacture; rotating flow and heat transfer; sustainable energy system design. DEG Imperial College London, ISBN 978-572298-0-8, 2012.