Biomechanics and Force Plate

Biomechanics – Force Measurement Solutions

50 Years of Piezoelectric Measurement Technology from Kistler Biomechanics

Kistler's track record as a manufacturer of measuring instruments for biomechanics stretches back half a century. And right from the beginning, our company has set new standards. In universities, clinics and rehabilitation centers, Kistler force plates are indispensable tools for clinical research, sports and performance diagnostics, motion analysis and occupational safety. Kistler’s long-lasting, high-precision piezoelectric sensors deliver reliable measurement results – even under the toughest conditions.

Sport Biomechanics
Sports Biomechanics

To achieve top sporting performances, athletes need tailored training methods that are continuously optimized in line with their needs. Kistler force plates with piezoelectric sensors are used in nearly all Olympic sporting disciplines and on all continents – as individual components or complete turnkey systems.

Motion Analysis and Research
Motion Analysis and Research

Whether in sport science or in basic research - Kistler force plates are unique in covering such a wide measuring spectrum and range of applications.

Gait Analysis
Gait Analysis

Whether in research, rehabilitation, prosthesis fitting or gait analysis with animals - Kistler force plates record forces and moments precisely.

These organizations and performance centers work already successfully with Kistler:

  • Adidas Innovation Team
  • Aspire Academy for Sports Excellence
  • Australian Institute of Sports
  • British Para Swimming
  • China Institute of Sport Science
  • Chinese National Swimming Team
  • Cleveland Cavaliers (NBA)
  • ETH Zürich
  • FC Basel 1893 AG
  • German Sports University Cologne
  • INSEP Paris
  • Jacksonville Jaguars (NFL)
  • Japanese Institute of Sport Science
  • Loughborough University
  • Michael Johnson Performance Center
  • SCL Tigers
  • Seattle Mariners (MLB)
  • Smart2Move
  • Swimming Australia
  • SwimMAC Team Elite
  • Swiss Swimming
  • Toronto Maple Leafs (NHL)
  • U.S. Olympic
  • University Calgary

   and many more.

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