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Identifying optimal greyhound race track design for canine safety and welfare Phase 2

Project Member(s): Eager, D.

Funding or Partner Organisation: Greyhound Racing NSW
Greyhound Racing NSW

Start year: 2017

Publications:

Hossain, MI, Eager, D & Walker, P 2020, 'Greyhound racing ideal trajectory path generation for straight to bend based on jerk rate minimization', Scientific Reports, vol. 10, no. 1.
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Eager, D & Hayati, H 2019, 'Additional injury prevention criteria for impact attenuation surfacing within children’s playgrounds', ASCE-ASME Journal of Risk and Uncertainty in Engineering Systems, Part B: Mechanical Engineering, vol. 5.
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Hayati, H, Eager, D & Walker, P 2019, 'The effects of surface compliance on greyhound galloping dynamics', Proceedings of the Institution of Mechanical Engineers Part K: Journal of Multi-Body Dynamics, vol. 233, no. 4, pp. 1033-1043.

Eager, D 2019, 'Safe and fair racing - Successful interventions within the greyhound industry', Greyhound Clubs Australasia National Symposium, Perth, Australia.

Eager, D 2019, 'Track safety and welfare: Reflections on interventions and lessons learned', Greyhound Racing New Zealand 2019 Conference and Awards, Wellington, New Zealand, pp. 1-10.

Hayati, H, Eager, D & Walker, P 2019, 'A SLIP Model to predict the dynamics of rapid tetrapod locomotion during hind-leg single support', International Society of Biomechanics Conference.

Hossain, MI, Eager, D & Walker, P 2019, 'Simulation of Racing Greyhound Kinematics', Proceedings of the 9th International Conference on Simulation and Modeling Methodologies, Technologies and Applications, International Conference on Simulation and Modeling Methodologies, Technologies and Applications, SCITEPRESS-Science and Technology Publications, Lda, Prague, Czech Republic, pp. 47-56.
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Mahdavi, F, Hayati, H, Kennedy, P & Eager, D 2019, 'Effects of the number of starts on greyhound racing dynamics', International Society of Biomechanics Conference, Calgary, Canada.

Eager, D 2019, 'Greyhound safety and welfare: Lessons from The Meadows and Richmond track lure analyses'.

Eager, D & Hossain, MI 2019, 'Greyhound safety and welfare - A preliminary review of the Angle Park track'.

Eager, D 2018, 'The findings of studies into the safety of greyhound tracks and actions taken to improve safety', Greyhound Welfare and Integrity Commission, Sydney.

Hayati, H, Walker, P, Brown, T, Kennedy, P & Eager, D 2018, 'A simple spring-loaded inverted pendulum (SLIP) model of a bio-inspired quadrupedal robot over compliant terrains', Proceedings of the ASME 2018 International Mechanical Engineering Congress and Exposition IMECE2018, International Mechanical Engineering Congress and Exposition, ASME, USA.
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Hayati, H, Walker, P, Mahdavi, F, Stephenson, R, Brown, T & Eager, D 2018, 'A Comparative Study of Rapid Quadrupedal Sprinting and Turning Dynamics on Different Terrains and Conditions: Racing Greyhounds Galloping Dynamics', Volume 4A: Dynamics, Vibration, and Control, ASME 2018 International Mechanical Engineering Congress and Exposition, ASME, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA, pp. 1-7.
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Eager, D, Hayati, H & Hossain, MI 2018, Mt Gambier Track Injury Analysis and Preliminary Design Report, no. 1, UTS.

Eager, D, Hayati, H, Mahdavi, F, Hossain, MI, Stephenson, R & Thomas, N 2018, Identifying optimal greyhound track design for greyhound safety and welfare-Phase II-Progress Report-1 January 2016 to 31 December 2017, UTS.

Mahdavi, F, Hayati, H, Thomas, N & Eager, D 2018, A preliminary investigation into the injury rate for 6 and 8 dog starts, UTS.

Eager, D 2018, 'Dubbo presentation - UTS greyhound safety and welfare research'.

Eager, D 2018, 'Measuring track properties for performance and safety, Greyhound Racing Victoria Track Managers Conference, Warragul, 9 July 2018 (Invited plenary presentation)'.

Eager, D 2018, 'Quantifying the surface properties of greyhound racing tracks, Greyhound Racing NSW Curators Conference, Sydney, 14-15 July 2018 (Invited plenary presentation)'.

Eager, D 2018, 'UTS greyhound safety and welfare research, Grafton Greyhound Club, Grafton'.

Eager, D 2018, 'UTS track research for greyhound safety and welfare, Greyhound Australasia, Sydney'.

Hayati, H, Eager, D, Brown, T & Jusufi, A 2017, 'STRIDE LENGTH AS A SPEED INDICATOR IN FAST QUADRUPEDS', International Society of Biomechanics, Brisbane, Australia.

Hayati, H, Eager, D, Jusufi, A & Brown, T 2017, 'A Study Of Rapid Tetrapod Running And Turning Dynamics Utilizing Inertial Measurement Units In Greyhound Sprinting', vol 3 Proceedings of the ASME International Design Engineering Technical Conferences & Computers and Information in Engineering Conferences, ASME International Design Engineering Technical Conferences & Computers and Information in Engineering Conferences ASME IDETC/CIE, ASME, Cleveland, Ohio, USA, pp. 1-5.
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Jusufi, A, Hayati, HH, Eager, DE & Tucker, BT 2017, 'Exploration of Rapid Sprinting Dynamics of Tetrapod utilizing IMUs', The 8th International Symposium on Adaptive Motion of Animals and Machines (AMAM 2017) Japan.

Eager, D & Hossain, MI 2017, Alternative track design for Tweed Heads (Options A to D), UTS.

Eager, D, Hayati, H & Hossain, MI UTS 2017, Identifying optimal greyhound track design for greyhound safety and welfare, University of Technology Sydney.

Hossain, I, Hayati, H & Eager, D 2017, Alternative Trackdesigns for Tweed Heads (Options A – D), UTS.

Mahdavi, F, Eager, D & Hayati, H 2017, Richmond track intervention analysis, UTS.

Hayati, H & Eager, D 2016, Influence of box location and race distance on the rate of injury - Wentworth Park, 03 November 2016, UTS.

Hossain, MI, Hayati, H & Eager, D 2016, A Comparison of the Track Shape of Wentworth Park and Proposed Murray Bridge, UTS.

FOR Codes: Expanding Knowledge in Engineering, Mechanical Engineering