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Equipment

The Department of Human Kinetics and Ergonomics utilises a wide range of equipment. In maintaining the holistic nature of research into human responses and potential within the Department, biomechanical, physiological and psycho-physiological equipment is used.

Equipment includes:

  • Quark b2 – ergospirometry system
  • K4b2 – portable ergospirometry system
  • Polar heart rate watches and belts
  • Gait Analysis Walkway
  • V-scope – for 3D motion analysis
  • Vienna Test System – for cognitive and psycho-motor testing
  • Dikablis Eye Tracker
  • Audiometer and luminance meter
  • Force Platform
  • OSI CA 6000
  • Neurocon Balance Master – specialized rehab force platform
  • Cybex – isokinetic dynamometer
  • Lumbar Motion Monitor
  • Megawin EMG
  • Zebris Motion Analysis system – allows 3D motion analysis
  • Chatillon Dynamometers
  • Data Logger
  • Thermographic camera

Some of the equipment used is described in more detail below:

ENRAF-NONIUS ENTREE
CHATILLON DYNAMOMETERS CSD 400 and 500 MODELS
OSI CA-6000
CYBEX 6000 ISOKINETIC DYNAMOMETER
WALKWAY
V-SCOPE MOTION TRACKING DEVICE
LUMBAR MOTION MONITOR
3DSSPP and ErgoImager
K4b2 SYSTEM
VIENNA TEST SYSTEM (VTS)

Last Modified :Thu, 25 May 2017 12:36:44 SAST