Pieter Fiers

Summary

Affiliation: University of Antwerp
Country: Belgium

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Biomechanics of human bipedal gallop: asymmetry dictates leg function
    Pieter Fiers
    Department of Movement and Sport Sciences, Ghent University, Belgium
    J Exp Biol 216:1338-49. 2013

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Publications1

  1. doi request reprint Biomechanics of human bipedal gallop: asymmetry dictates leg function
    Pieter Fiers
    Department of Movement and Sport Sciences, Ghent University, Belgium
    J Exp Biol 216:1338-49. 2013
    ..This makes gallop metabolically more expensive and involves high muscular stress at the hips, which may be why humans do not use gallop for steady-state locomotion...