Modeling the impact load buffering characteristics of footwear midsoles

John F. Swigart, Arthur G Erdman

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Abstract

A viscoelastic footwear midsole model is developed to facilitate the research and design of shoe midsoles. This model provides a means to investigate new materials, to improve the load buffering properties of existing materials as well as to enhance rapid prototyping of footwear designs.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationAmerican Society of Mechanical Engineers, Bioengineering Division (Publication) BED
PublisherASME
Pages485-486
Number of pages2
Volume29
StatePublished - Jan 1 1995
EventProceedings of the 1995 Bioengineering Conference - Beever Creek, CO, USA
Duration: Jun 28 1995Jul 2 1995

Other

OtherProceedings of the 1995 Bioengineering Conference
CityBeever Creek, CO, USA
Period6/28/957/2/95

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