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Sports Engineering

Sports Engineering

Editor-in-Chief: Lloyd Smith

ISSN: 1369-7072 (print version)

Journal no. 12283

The International Sports Engineering Association

The ISEA promotes the technical aspects of sports engineering and provides a collaborative environment for the community through its website, events and biannual conference (see below). It is open to individual and corporate membership. Members receive the journal as part of their subscription

Biannual conference, The Engineering of Sport 

The ISEA administrates a biennial International Conferences on the engineering of sport. Sheffield Hallam University (UK) will host the next conference in 2014. This meeting will be the 10th conference of the series and will be a return to the inaugural host city where the ISEA was founded in 1996.

Executive Committee 2012-2014 

President: Kim B. Blair, Ph.D., Vice President, Cooper Perkins, Inc.
Past President: Professor Alan Bramley, The University of Bath, UK
Treasurer: Dr Daniel James, Griffith University, Australia
Secretary: Miss Heather Driscoll, Sheffield Hallam University, UK
Professor Takeshi Asai, University of Tsukuba, Japan
Dr Andy Harland, Loughborough University, UK
Dr Arjen Jansen, Delft University of Technology, Netherlands
Lionel Manin, INSA, France
Professor Motomu Nakashima, Tokyo Institute of Technology, Japan
Professor Nicola Petrone, University of Padova, Italy
Dr Anton Sabo, Fachhochschule Tecknikum Wien, Austria
Professor Veit Senner, Technical University, Munich
Dr Lloyd Smith, Washington State University, USA

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  • Aims and Scope

    Aims and Scope


    Sports Engineering is an international journal publishing original papers on the application of engineering and science to sport. The journal intends to fill the niche area which lies between classical engineering and sports science and aims to bridge the gap between the analysis of the equipment and of the athlete. Areas of interest include the mechanics and dynamics of sport, the analysis of movement, instrumentation, equipment design, surface interaction, materials and modelling. These topics may be applied to technology in almost any sport. The journal will be of particular interest to Engineering, Physics, Mathematics and Sports Science Departments and will act as a forum where research, industry and the sports sector can exchange knowledge and innovative ideas.

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