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Language: en
Pages: 273
Authors: John Wesson
Categories: Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2009 - Publisher: Oxford University Press

Offers a scientific account of all aspects of the game of golf, including an analysis of the mechanics of the swing, the aerodynamics of the ball's flight, and the consequences of the handicap system.
The Physics of Golf
Language: en
Pages: 189
Authors: Theodore P. Jorgensen
Categories: Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-11-27 - Publisher: Springer Science & Business Media

This revised and expanded bestseller includes a new chapter on putting, a new appendix on the fundamental physics covered in the book, increased coverage of modern club design, and an updated reference section. As in the previous book, most of the mathematics is relegated to a technical appendix. The first
Science of the Golf Swing
Language: en
Pages: 340
Authors: Michael Jacobs
Categories: Sports & Recreation
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019-02-25 - Publisher: Independently Published

Michael Jacobs has spent the last nine years working with the world's foremost golf scientist to develop the first analytics system to measure the actual forces and torques at work in a swing. Jacobs is uncovering the real physics of the swing-what causes the movements you ultimately see out on
The Science of the Perfect Swing
Language: en
Pages: 288
Authors: Peter Dewhurst
Categories: Force and energy
Type: BOOK - Published: 2015 - Publisher: Oxford University Press

While golf has a popular following among casual fans, it has become popular among another passionate yet unlikely group: scientists. Beyond the caddies, carts, and clubs, the game of golf is an applied science. The seemingly simple act of striking a golf ball invokes a wide range of processes,including physics
Golf Science
Language: en
Pages: 192
Authors: Mark F. Smith
Categories: Golf
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019-02-07 - Publisher:

Golf is perhaps the most complicated simple game ever invented. Watching the professionals gives you only a glimpse of the complexity of what is happening, with each shot involving biomechanics, aerodynamics, ballistics, materials science, probability, even meteorology. Golf Science takes a timely new look at the game by investigating the