TITLE

Fluctuations in human’s walking

AUTHOR(S)
Obata, T.; Ohyama, T.; Shimada, J.; Oshima, H.; Hara, H.; Fujita, S.
PUB. DATE
June 2000
SOURCE
AIP Conference Proceedings;2000, Vol. 519 Issue 1, p720
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
© 2000 American Institute of Physics.
ACCESSION #
5664959

 

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