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Optimising marker placement for gait analysis

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posted on 28.03.2022, 13:25 authored by Michael Buckingham
Gait analysis is a well defined area in mechanical engineering. However, in biomedical and mechatronic engineering, Gait analysis of the human body is a lot newer, with many issues to overcome. One of the main problems faced by researchers is the scaling of models for comparison. This project will investigate gait analysis scaling for the human body, and produce a program to speed up the scaling process. This completed project will help assist in defining a more accurate process for scaling gait models and aid research in future to make further discoveries and advancements.

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1. Introduction -- 2. Background and related works -- 3. System requirements -- 4. System design -- 5. Algorithm correctness -- 6. Algorithm complexity -- 7. Testing method -- 8. Results and analysis -- 9. Conclusions and future work --10. Abbreviations -- Appendices -- Bibliography.

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Empirical thesis. Bibliography: page 69

Awarding Institution

Macquarie University

Degree Type

Thesis bachelor honours

Degree

BSc (Hons), Macquarie University, Faculty of Science and Engineering, School of Engineering

Department, Centre or School

School of Engineering

Year of Award

2017

Principal Supervisor

Dane Turner

Additional Supervisor 1

Franck Cassez

Rights

Copyright Michael Buckingham 2017. Copyright disclaimer: http://mq.edu.au/library/copyright

Language

English

Extent

1 online resource (xv, 69 pages illustrations (some colour))

Former Identifiers

mq:70389 http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/1263276

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