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Stephen Haake
02-21-1997, 12:30 AM
*******************The 2nd International Conference on*************

************************The Engineering of Sport*******************

***********************The University of Sheffield******************

**************************13th to 17th July 1998*********************

**************************CALL FOR PAPERS**********************

Following on from the successful 1st International Conference on the
Engineering of Sport, held in Sheffield in July 1996, this International
Conference is intended to bring together research groups from around the
world working in the area of sports Technology and Engineering. It is
intended that the newly formed International Sports Engineering Association
(ISEA) will be launched at this conference.

The conference is intended to bridge the gap between Engineering and
Biomechanics and should be of particular interest to Engineers, Physicists
and Scientists working on Sports and Leisure related projects. Subject
areas will include the following:

Aerodynamics, Biomechanics, Design of Equipment, Instrumentation, Materials
in Sport, Mechanics of Sport, Modelling of Sport, Motion Analysis, and
Vibrations in Sport.

All sports and leisure interests will be considered including Archery,
Athletics, Cricket, Cycling, Football, Golf, Rock climbing, Motor Sports,
Rugby, Sailing, Soccer, Skiing, Squash, Swimming, Tennis and Tobogganing.
Many other topics will be considered and the proceedings will be published
as a hardback book.


Submission of Abstracts

Authors should submit a 400-500 word abstract by

***************************1st November 1997***********************

using post or email to:

Miss Amanda Staley,
Conference Secretariat,
2nd International Conference on the Engineering of Sport,
Department of Mechanical Engineering,,
The University of Sheffield,
Mappin Street,
Sheffield S1 3JD, UK.

Tel. (+ 44 114) 222 7801
Fax. (+44 114) 275 3671
email: a.staley@sheffield.ac.uk

Dates to Remember:

1st Nov 1997 300-400 word abstract required
1st Dec 1997 Authors notified of acceptance or rejection
2nd Mar 1998 Written paper, typed to specified format, required for the
Proceedings
13th July 1998 Conference

Conference Organising Committee

Dr Peter Dabnichki
Dr Steve Haake (Chairman)
Dr Clive Grant,
Professor Jeffrey Knight
Dr Steve Mather
Dr John Morgan
Miss Amanda Staley (Conference Secretariat)
Dr Ron Thomson

For further information on The Engineering of Sport, please contact Dr
Steve Haake or the Conference Secretariat at the address overleaf.


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Dr Steve Haake,
Sports Engineering Research Group,
Department of Mechanical Engineering,
The University of Sheffield,
Mappin Street,
Sheffield, S1 3JD,
United Kingdom.

Tel (+114) 222 7739
Fax (+114) 275 3671
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