Redha Taiar

University of Reims Champagne-Ardenne

Prof. Redha Taiar, Ph.D., is a professor at the University of Reims Champagne-Ardenne. His research focuses on engineering for medicine and high-level sports. He was previously an engineer for companies such as Arena, Sidas, and Medicapteurs Corporation. He has helped engineer anti-fatigue mats for industry workers, and triathlon swimsuits and ski suit fabrics for the Olympic Games in Brazil and Sotchi, respectively. He obtained a Ph.D. in Biomechanics and is a specialist in biomechanics of health disease and rehabilitation.

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Sports are very important and help people increase mobility, optimize performance, and reduce their risk of disease. Sporting activities can have beneficial social, cultural, economic, and psychological effects on health, wellbeing, and the environment. As such, this book discusses a range of principles, methods, techniques, and tools to provide the reader with a clear knowledge of variables improving sports’ performance processes. Over three sections, chapters consider physical, mechanical, physiological, psychological, and biomechanical aspects of sports performance, sports science, human posture, and musculoskeletal disorders.

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