An integrated, state-of-the-art centre for musculoskeletal biomechanics and bioengineering research offering an immersive suite of human movement laboratories, fluoroscopy (video x-ray) capability, plus associated technologies.
|Qualisys Motion Capture System 1
||Qualisys Oqus 700+ 10 camera set, plus Oqus 210c video camera
||Qualisys Motion Capture System - Human Movement Laboratory.
|Qualisys Motion Capture System 2
||Qualisys Oqus 700+ 12 camera set, plus Oqus 210c video camera
||Qualisys Motion Capture System - Human Movement Laboratory
|Bertec Force Platforms
||Bertec 4060-10-1000 Force Platforms
||Force platforms for measuring human movement.
|Bertec Portable Force Plate
||Portable force plate allowing flexible data collection for clinical and gait analysis in a variety of settings.
|Bertec Instrumented Staircase
||Instrumented portable staircase with instrumented hand rail. Consists of 3 instrumented steps + a non instrumented top balcony (total of 4 steps).
|Delsys sEMG Wireless Electromyography System
||Delsys Trigno 32 Channel Wireless EMG system
||Wireless Electromyography system for measurement of muscle activity.
|Tekscan Tactile Force and Pressure Measurement Walkway
||Tekscan Walkway HRV6 HR system kit.
||Tactile force and pressure measurement walkway.
|GAITRite Portable Pressure Mat
||Portable walkway to measure temporal and spatial gait parameters.
|Xsens Body Inertial Measurement Sensors
||Xsens Wearable wireless body inertial measurement sensors for full body motion analysis technology 3D kinematics.
|Tekscan Plantar Pressure System
||Tekscan F-Scan VersaTek.
||In-shoe Pressure Measurement System.
|K-Scan joint analysis system
||Tool to measure how the contact surfaces of articulating bones are functioning and loading for objective joint analysis.
|GeneActiv Human Activity Monitors
||Activgraphy devices for human activity monitoring.
|Biodex isokinetic dynamometer
||Biodex System 4
||Tool to measure muscle and joint strength, power, edurance and range of motion.
||Instrumented portable staircase with instrumented hand rail. Consists of 3 instrumented steps plus a non-instrumented top balcony (total of 4 steps).
|Dual-energy X-ray absorptiometry (DXA) DEXA Bone Density Scanner
||Hologic – Vertec Discovery (Delphi-A) QDR Series.
||DXA uses low dose ionising radiation to produce images of the body to measure bone mineral density (BMD) and bone mineral composition (BMC), and overall body composition.
|Bi Plane X-Ray system
||Cardiff University has a custom designed and built Fluoroscopy Laboratory, with capabilities unique in the UK.
||Highspeed dynamic biplane X-Ray system capable of up to 125 FPS pulsed and 1000FPS for continuous X-Rays. Can be integrated with motion capture analysis.
|Bruker SkyScan MicroCT
||Bruker Skyscan 1272.
||High-Resolution 3D X-Ray Microscopy for non destructively imaging samples for life science, electronics, geology and bone.
|Samsung portable ultrasound
||Samsung RS80A ultrasound.
||High quality Ultrasound with a number of linear ray transducers suitable for use for MSK, abdomen, vascular and small organs. Also able to be used for a variety of research purposes on materials e.g. gels.
|Arctec Space Spider 3D Scanner
||Arctec Space S
||The space spider is a handheld 3D scanner which digitizes 3D images from real life objects with fine precision.