Table 1.

Model output for five configurations

Model configurationOutput
ComplianceEMAWork (J kg-1)Peak power (W kg-1)Mean power (W kg-1)Peak force (body weights)Time of peak force (% contraction time)
StiffConstant26.62802145.216
StiffIncreasing25.72801783.414
StiffDecreasing27.42782336.08
CompliantConstant27.03562123.843
CompliantIncreasing31.04291943.273
  • Mass-specific values are presented per unit muscle mass. Peak force and time of peak force refer to the forces applied to the accelerated load