Biomechanics Research

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Tennessee Athletic Field Tester (TAFT) 
Adam Thoms, Research Leader of the Center for Athletic Field Safety at the University of Tennessee, explains the Tennessee Athletic Field Tester (TAFT).


Recent Publications

Effects of synthetic turf and shock pads on impact attenuation related biomechanics during drop landing.  Qu, H., S. Zhang, J. C. Sorochan, and J. Weinhandl.  2019.  Sports Biomechanics.

Influence of Total Knee Arthroplasty on Gait Mechanics of the Replaced and Non-Replaced Limb During Stair Negotiation Standifird, T. W., A. M. Saxton, D. P. Coe, H. E. Cates, J. A. Reinbolt, and S. Zhang.  2015.  J. Arthroplasty, 31(1): 278-283. [Abstract]