Soft tissue artefacts

  • Contact person: Kamiar Aminian
  • People involved: Arnaud Barré
  • Partners: Interuniversity Centre of Bioengineering of the Human Neuromusculoskeletal System, Università degli Studi di Roma “Foro Italico”,  Université de Lyon 1- IFSTTAR, Università degli Stidi di Sassari, University of Ottawa, National Taiwan University, Aalborg University, Ecole de technologie supérieure Montréal
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STAPAG (Soft-Tissue-Artifact-Propagation Attenuation Group) is a consortium to share data and ideas, identify, implement and test the potentially most effective solutions to solve the soft tissue artefact (STA) issue and disseminate relevant results.


Rigid STA Movement on Thigh and Shank measured by a cluster of 80 markers during treadmill walking:

Rigid STA Movement

 Comparison of kinematics obtained by Markers skin (solid line) and Bi-Plane fluoroscopie(dashed line):