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Unformatted text preview: of x from its equilibrium position, u ( x ) the population distrubution function for crossbridge displacements from equilibrium, v is the velocity of shortening of a halfsarcomere, V is the macroscopic velocity of shortening of the muscle, N is the number of sarcomeres along the length of the muscle, and P is the force at the end of the muscle. U = Z  u ( x ) dx < 1 P = n Z  p ( x ) u ( x ) dx v = V 2 N n (1U ) = n Z A x u ( x ) dx + vn u ( x ) v du dx = u u ( x ) = e ( xA v ) v ( + ) P = v ( + ) Z A n p ( x ) e ( xA v ) dx p ( x ) = p 1 ( e x1 ) P = n p 1 + ( e A1 )( v ) 1 + v P = n X i =1 p ( x ( i ))...
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 Fall '07
 BIOE
 Bioengineering

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