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Lecture Notes in Computational Science and Engineering

Computational Fluid Dynamics for Sport Simulation

Editors: Peters, Martin (Ed.)

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  • The highlight of the book is a survey of Alfio Quarteroni and his collaborators on the mathematical modelling and computational simulation that they did  for the America' s Cup winning Swiss team Alinghi.

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All over the world sport plays a prominent role in society: as a leisure activity for many, as an ingredient of culture, as a business and as a matter of national prestige in such major events as the World Cup in soccer or the Olympic Games. Hence, it is not surprising that science has entered the realm of sports, and, in particular, that computer simulation has become highly relevant in recent years. This is explored in this book by choosing five different sports as examples, demonstrating that computational science and engineering (CSE) can make essential contributions to research on sports topics on both the fundamental level and, eventually, by supporting athletes’ performance.

Table of contents (5 chapters)

Table of contents (5 chapters)

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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Computational Fluid Dynamics for Sport Simulation
Editors
  • Martin Peters
Series Title
Lecture Notes in Computational Science and Engineering
Series Volume
72
Copyright
2009
Publisher
Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg
Copyright Holder
Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg
eBook ISBN
978-3-642-04466-3
DOI
10.1007/978-3-642-04466-3
Hardcover ISBN
978-3-642-04465-6
Softcover ISBN
978-3-662-51944-8
Series ISSN
1439-7358
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XII, 134
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