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Professor Ken Kazunori Nosaka

Professor

Contact Information Telephone: (61 8) 6304 5655, Mobile: 0400 603 063, Email: k.nosaka@ecu.edu.au, Campus: Joondalup, Room: JO19.163
Staff Member Details
Telephone: (61 8)  6304 5655  
Mobile: 0400 603 063  
Facsimile: (61 8)  6304 5036  
Email: k.nosaka@ecu.edu.au   
Campus: Joondalup  
Room: JO19.163  

 

Current Teaching

  • SPS2204 - Current Topics in Exercise and Sports Science
  • SPS5303 - Physiological Testing of Human Performance

Background

  • December 2008 – present: Professor, School of Exercise and Health Sciences, Edith Cowan University, Director of Centre for Exercise and Sports Science Research (CESSR), Postgraduate Course Coordinator for Exercise and Sports Science
  • April 2004 – November 2008: Associate Professor, School of Exercise, Biomedical and Health Sciences, Edith Cowan University
  • April 2001 – March 2004: Associate Professor, Exercise and Sports Science, Graduate School of Integrated Science, Yokohama City University, Yokohama, Japan
  • April 1997 – March 2001: Associate Professor, Exercise and Sports Science, Department of Environmental Science, Yokohama City University, Yokohama, Japan
  • April 1995 – March 1997: Lecturer, Exercise and Sports Science, Department of Environmental Science, Yokohama City University, Yokohama, Japan
  • October 1984 – March 1995: Assistant, Institute of Sports Medicine, Department of Liberal Arts, Yokohama City University, Yokohama, Japan

Professional Memberships

  • European College of Sports Science
  • American College of Sports Medicine
  • American Physiological Society

Awards and Recognition

Other

  • 2008 - Vice-Chancellor’s Award – Excellence in Research Supervision
  • 2007 - Executive Dean’s Award

Research Areas and Interests

  • Exercise-induced muscle damage and adaptation
  • Eccentric exercise and training
  • Recovery from exercise
  • Neuromuscular fatigue
  • Exercise for health and diseases
  • Mechanisms of delayed onset muscle soreness
  • Characteristics of eccentric cycling and its training effects
  • Prevention of muscle injury by preconditioning exercise
  • Modulation of neuromuscular fatigue
  • Effect of exercise intervention on chronic diseases

Staff Qualifications

  • Doctor of Philosophy, Japan, 1996 .

Research

Recent Research Grants

  • Efficacy and Safety of High Versus Low Intensity Resistance Exercise, with and without Compression for Management of Lymphoedema in Breast Cancer,  Cancer Council of WA Inc,  Grant,  2011,  $50,175.
  • Efficacy and Safety of High Versus Low Intensity Resistance Exercise, with and without Compression for Management of Lymphoedema in Breast Cancer,  Cancer Council of WA Inc,  Grant,  2011,  $57,175.
  • Effects of "e-cell" on symptoms associated with eccentric exercise-induced muscle damage,  Global Energy Medicine,  Global Energy Medicine - Grant,  2011 - 2012,  $30,405.
  • Do current hydration guidelines reduce dehydration and heat strain but induce hyponatremia?,  Edith Cowan University,  ECU Early Career Researcher - Grant,  2006 - 2010,  $12,150.
  • Assessment of Standing Fatigue,  Taisho Pharmaceutical Co Ltd,  Grant,  2008 - 2009,  $55,412.
  • A comparison of muscle damage between slow and fast velocity eccentric exercise,  Australian Association of Gerontology,  Grant,  2005 - 2007,  $4,068.
  • Effect of essential amino acid supplementation on muscle soreness and recovery of muscle after eccentric exercise,  Ajinomoto Co, Inc,  Grant,  2006 - 2007,  .
  • Effects of planar transdermal stimulation on delayed-onset muscle soreness and symptoms associated with eccentric exercise-induced muscle damage,  VibraQ Corporation Limited,  Grant,  2006 - 2007,  $11,384.
  • Development of Methods to Assess Standing Fatigue,  Taisho Pharmaceutical Co Ltd,  Grant,  2006 - 2007,  $106,569.
  • Effect of ambient temperature on muscle and joint stiffness,  Daikin Environmental Laboratory Ltd,  Grant,  2006 - 2007,  $11,545.
  • Effect of amino acids supplement on delayed onset muscle soreness and symptoms associated with exercise-induced muscle damage,  Edith Cowan University,  ECU Industry Collaboration - Grant,  2005 - 2006,  $40,990.
  • A comparison of muscle damage between slow and fast velocity eccentric exercise,  Gatorade Sports Science Institute,  Grant,  2005 - 2006,  $2,700.
  • A new multidisciplinary model to understand fatigue during exercise,  Edith Cowan University,  ECU Early Career Researcher - Grant,  2004 - 2005,  $13,000.
  • What makes muscle and joints stiff? - Methodology to investigate muscle and joint stiffness,  Daikin Environmental Laboratory Ltd,  Grant,  2005,  $9,692.
  • Effect of amino acids supplement on exercise-induced muscle damage and delayed onset muscle soreness,  Ajinomoto Co, Inc,  Grant,  2004,  $27,410.
  • Effect of an amino acid supplementation (amino VITAL) on exercise-induced muscle damage and muscle soreness.,  Edith Cowan University,  ECU Industry Collaboration - Grant,  2003 - 2004,  $38,290.

Recent Publications (within the last five years)

Books

  • Cardinale, M., Newton, R., Nosaka, K., (2011), Strength and Conditioning Biological Principles and Practical Applications., 461, United Kingdom.
  • Cardinale, M., Newton, R., Nosaka, K., (2010), Strength and Conditioning Biological Principles and Practical Applications., 482, Southern Gate, Chichester, West Sussex, UK.

Book Chapters

  • Nosaka, K., (2011), Exercise-induced muscle damage and delayed onset muscle soreness (DOMS). Strength and Conditioning: Biological Principals and Practical Applications , 461, Chichester, UK.

Journal Articles

  • Reyes, A., Cruickshank, T., Nosaka, K., Ziman, M., (2014), Respiratory muscle training on pulmonary and swallowing function in patients with Huntington's disease: A pilot randomised controlled tria. Clinical Rehabilitation, Epub(Epub), Epub.
  • Trajano, G., Nosaka, K., Seitz, L., Blazevich, T., (2014), Intermittent stretch reduces force and central drive more than continuous stretch. Medicine and Science in Sports and Exercise, 46(5), 902-910, USA, DOI: 10.1249/MSS.0000000000000185.
  • Trajano, G., Seitz, L., Nosaka, K., Blazevich, T., (2014), Can passive stretch inhibit motoneuron facilitation in the human plantar flexors?. Journal of Applied Physiology, 117(12), 1486-1492, Bethesda, USA, DOI: 10.1152/japplphysiol.00809.
  • Kawamori, N., Newton, R., Nosaka, K., (2014), Effects of weighted sled towing on ground reaction force during the acceleration phase of sprint running. Journal of Sports Sciences, 32(12), 1139-1145, London, DOI: 10.1080/02640414.2014.886129.
  • Chen, T., Chen, H., Liu, Y., Nosaka, K., (2014), Eccentric exercise-induced muscle damage of pre-adolescent and adolescent boys in comparison to young men. European Journal of Applied Physiology, 114(6), 1183-1195, Germany, DOI: 10.1007/s00421-014-2848-3.
  • Nunes, JA., Moreira, A., Crewther, BT., Nosaka, K., Viveiros, L., Aoki, MS., (2014), Monitoring training load, recovery-stress state, immune-endocrine responses, and physical performance in elite female basketball players during a periodized training program. Journal of Strength and Conditioning Research, 28(10), 2973-2980, United States.
  • Meneghel, AJ., Verlengia, R., Crisp, AH., Aoki, MS., Nosaka, K., Da Mota, GR., Lopes, CR., (2014), Muscle damage of resistance-trained men after two bouts of eccentric bench press exercise. Journal of Strength and Conditioning Research, 28(10), 2961-2966, United States, DOI: 10.1519/JSC.0000000000000494.
  • Gomes, R., Santos, R., Nosaka, K., Moreira, A., Miyabara, E., Aoki, M., (2014), Muscle damage after a tennis match in young players. Biology of Sport , 31(1), 27-32.
  • Moreira, A., Nosaka, K., Nunes, J., Viverios, L., Jamurtas, A., Aoki, M., (2014), Changes in muscle damage markers in female basketball players. Biology of Sport , 31(NA), 3-7.
  • Roberts, LA., Nosaka, K., Coombes, JS., Peake, JM., (2014), Cold water immersion enhances recovery of submaximal muscle function after resistance exercise. American Journal of Physiology: Regulatory, Integrative and Comparative Physiology, 307(8), R998-R1008, DOI: 10.1152/ajpregu.00180.2014.
  • Penailillo, L., Blazevich, T., Nosaka, K., (2014), Energy expenditure and substrate oxidation during and after eccentric cycling. European Journal of Applied Physiology, 114(4), 805-814, Germany, DOI: 10.1007/s00421-013-2816-3.
  • Penailillo, L., Blazevich, T., Numazawa, H., Nosaka, K., (2014), Rate of force development as a measure of muscle damage. Scandinavian Journal of Medicine and Science in Sports, Epub(Epub), Epub, Denmark, DOI: 10.1111/sms.12241.
  • Penailillo, L., Blazevich, T., Nosaka, K., (2014), Muscle fascicle behavior during eccentric cycling and its relation to muscle soreness. Medicine and Science in Sports and Exercise, Article in press(Article in press), Article in press, DOI: 10.1249/MSS.0000000000000473.
  • Foure, A., Nosaka, K., Wegrzyk, J., Duhamel, G., Le Troter, A., Boudinet, H., Mattei, J., Vilmen, C., Jubeau, M., Bendahan, D., Gondin, J., (2014), Time course of central and peripheral alterations after isometric neuromuscular electrical stimulation-induced muscle damage. PLoS One, 9(9), Article e107298, San Francisco, USA, DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0107298.
  • Behringer, M., Montag, J., Franz, A., McCourt, M., Mester, J., Nosaka, K., (2014), Exhaustive exercise - A near death experience for skeletal muscle cells?. Medical Hypotheses, Epub(Epub), Epub.
  • Hopper, D., Grisbrook, T., Finucane, M., Nosaka, K., (2014), Effect of ankle taping on angle and force matching and strength of the plantar flexors. Physical Therapy in Sport, 15(4), 254-260, United Kingdom, DOI: 10.1016/j.ptsp.2013.11.006.
  • Thiebaud, R., Loenneke, J., Fahs, C., Kim, D., Ye, X., Abe, T., Nosaka, K., Bemben, M., (2014), Muscle damage after low-intensity eccentric contractions with blood flow restriction. Acta Physiologica Hungarica, 101(2), 150-157.
  • Noorkoiv, M., Nosaka, K., Blazevich, T., (2014), Neuromuscular adaptations associated with knee joint angle-specific force change. Medicine and Science in Sports and Exercise, 46(8), 1525-1537, DOI: 10.1249/MSS.0000000000000269.
  • Reyes, A., Cruickshank, T., Ziman, M., Nosaka, K., (2014), Pulmonary function in patients with Huntington's disease. BMC Pulmonary Medicine, 14(NA), 89.
  • Wu, S., Peiffer, J., Brisswalter, J., Lau, W., Nosaka, K., Abbiss, C., (2014), Influence of race distance and biological sex on age-related declines in triathlon performance. Part A. Journal of Science in Cycling, 3(1), 42-48, Spain.
  • Wu, S., Peiffer, JJ., Brisswalter, J., Lau, W., Nosaka, K., Abbiss, C., (2014), Influence of age and sex on pacing during Sprint, Olympic, Half-Ironman and Ironman triathlons. Part B. Journal of Science and Cycling, 3(1), 49-55, Spain.
  • Wu, S., Peiffer, JP., Brisswalter, J., Nosaka, K., Abbiss, C., (2014), Factors influencing pacing in triathlon. Open Access Journal of Sports Medicine, 5(1), 223?234, DOI: 10.2147/OAJSM.S44392.
  • Matsuo, S., Suzuki, S., Iwata, M., Hatano, G., Nosaka, K., (2014), Changes in force and stiffness after static stretching of eccentrically-damaged hamstrings. European Journal of Applied Physiology, Epub(Epub), Epub, Germany.
  • Lau, W., Blazevich, T., Newton, MJ., Wu, S., Nosaka, K., (2014), Changes in electrical pain threshold of fascia and muscle after initial and secondary bouts of elbow flexor eccentric exercise. European Journal of Applied Physiology, Article in press(Article in press), Article in press, Germany, DOI: 10.1007/s00421-014-3077-5.
  • Trajano, G., Seitz, L., Nosaka, K., Blazevich, T., (2013), Contribution of central vs. peripheral factors to the force loss induced by passive stretch of the human plantar flexors. Journal of Applied Physiology, 115(2), 212-218, United States, DOI: 10.1152/japplphysiol.00333.2013.
  • Gomes , R., Santos, R., Nosaka, K., Moreira, A., Miyabara, E., Aoki, M., (2013), Muscle damage after a tennis match in young players. Biology of Sport , 31(1), 27-32, Poland, DOI: 10.5604/20831862.1083.
  • Kawamori, N., Newton, R., Hori, N., Nosaka, K., (2013), Effects of weighted sled towing with heavy versus light load on sprint acceleration ability. Journal of Strength and Conditioning Research, 28(10), 2738-2745, United States, DOI: 10.1519/JSC.0b013e3182915ed4.
  • Reyes, A., Ziman, M., Nosaka, K., (2013), Respiratory muscle training for respiratory deficits in neurodegenerative disorders: a systematic review. Chest , 143(5), 1386-1394, DOI: 10.1378/chest.12-1442.
  • Penailillo, L., Blazevich, T., Numazawa, H., Nosaka, K., (2013), Metabolic and muscle damage profiles of concentric versus repeated eccentric cycling. Medicine and Science in Sports and Exercise, 45(9), 1773-1781, United States, DOI: 10.1249/MSS.0b013e31828f8a73.
  • Nogueira, FR., Libardi, CA., Nosaka, K., Vechin, FC., Cavaglieri, CR., Chacon-Mikahil, MP., (2013), Comparison in responses to maximal eccentric exercise between elbow flexors and knee extensors of older adults. Journal of Science and Medicine in Sport , 17(1), 91-95, Australia, DOI: 10.1016/j.jsams.2013.02.002.
  • Muthalib, M., Kan, B., Nosaka, K., Perrey, S., (2013), Effect of transcranial direct current stimulation of the motor cortex on prefrontal cortex activation during a neuromuscular fatigue task: a fNIRS study. Advances in Experimental Medicine and Biology , 789(2013), 73-79.
  • Lau, W., Muthalib, MM., Nosaka, K., (2013), Visual analog scale and pressure pain threshold for delayed onset muscle soreness assessment. Journal of Musculoskeletal Pain, 21(4), 320-326.
  • Kan, B., Dundas, J., Nosaka, K., (2013), Effect of transcranial direct current stimulation on elbow flexor maximal voluntary isometric strength and endurance. Applied Physiology, Nutrition and Metabolism, 38(7), 734-739.
  • Easthope, CS., Nosaka, K., Caillaud, C., Vercruyssen, F., Louis, J., Brisswalter, J., (2013), Reproducibility of performance and fatigue in trail running. Journal of Science and Medicine in Sport, 17(2014), 207-211, Australia, DOI: 10.1016/j.sams.2013.03.009.
  • Chen, T., Chen, H., Lin, M., Chen, C., Pearce, A., Nosaka, K., (2013), Effect of two maximal isometric contractions on eccentric exercise-induced muscle damage of the elbow flexors. European Journal of Applied Physiology , 113(6), 1545-1554, Germany.
  • Brisswalter, J., Nosaka, K., (2013), Neuromuscular factors associated with decline in long-distance running performance in master athletes. Sports Medicine , 43(1), 51-63, New Zealand, DOI: 10.1007/s40279-012-0006-9.
  • Reyes, A., Cruickshank, T., Thompson, J., Ziman, M., Nosaka, K., (2013), Surface electromyography activity of submental muscles during swallowing and expiratory muscle training tasks of Huntington?s disease patients. Journal of Electromyography and Kinesiology, Online(Online), 153-158, United Kingdom, DOI: org/10.1016/j.jelekin.2013.09.009.
  • Moreira, A., Nosaka, K., Nunes, J., Viveiros, L., Jamurtas, A., Aoki, M., (2013), Changes in muscle damage markers in female basketball players. Biology of Sport , 31(1), 3-7, Poland, DOI: 10.5604/20831862.1083272.
  • Gomes, R., Moreira, A., Lodo, L., Nosaka, K., Coutts, A., Aoki, M., (2013), Monitoring training loads, stress, immune-endocrine responses and performance in tennis players. Biology of Sport, 30(3), 173-180, Poland, DOI: 10.5604/20831862.1059169.
  • Chen, H., Nosaka, K., Chen, T., (2012), Muscle damage protection by low-intensity eccentric contractions remains for 2 weeks but not 3 weeks. European Journal of Applied Physiology, 112(2), 555-565, Germany, DOI: 10.1007/s00421-011-1999-8.
  • Mohamad, NI., Cronin, J., Nosaka, K., (2012), Brief review: Maximizing hypertrophic adaptation-possible contributions of aerobic exercise in the interset rest period. Strength and Conditioning Journal, 34(1), 8-15, USA, DOI: 10.1519/SSC.0b013e3182308969.
  • Kawamori, N., Nosaka, K., Newton, R., (2012), Relationships between ground reaction impulse and sprint acceleration performance in team-sport athletes. Journal of Strength and Conditioning Research, 27(3), 568-573, United States.
  • Chen, T., Tseng, W., Huang, G., Chen, H., Tseng, K., Nosaka, K., (2012), Low-intensity eccentric contractions attenuate muscle damage induced by subsequent maximal eccentric exercise of the knee extensors in the elderly. European Jouranl of Applied Physiology, 113(4), 1005-1015, Germany, DOI: 10.1007/s00421-012-2517-3.
  • Penailillo, L., Silvestre, R., Nosaka, K., (2012), Changes in surface EMG assessed by discrete wavelet transform during maximal isometric voluntary contractions following supramaximal cycling. European Journal of Applied Physiology, 113(4), 895-904, Germany, DOI: 10.1007/s00421-012-2499-1.
  • Nosaka, K., Louis, J., (2012), Is eccentric contraction-induced muscle damage the key factor determining the ultramarathon performance?. European Journal of Applied Physiology, 113(3), 510-512, Bethesda, USA, DOI: 10.1152/japplphysiol.00666.2012.
  • Chapman, D., Simpson, J., Iscoe, S., Robins, T., Nosaka, K., (2012), Changes in serum fast and slow skeletal troponin I concentration following maximal eccentric contractions. Journal of Science and Medicine in Sport, 16(1), 82-85, DOI: 10.1016/j.jsams.2012.05.006.
  • Newton, M., Sacco, P., Chapman, D., Nosaka, K., (2012), Do dominant and non-dominant arms respond similarly to maximal eccentric exercise of the elbow flexors?. Journal of Science and Medicine in Sport, 16(2), 166-171, DOI: 10.1016/j.jsams.2012.06.001.
  • Millet, G., Muthalib, M., Jubeau, M., Laursen, P., Nosaka, K., (2012), Severe hypoxia affects exercise performance independently of afferent feedback and peripheral fatigue. European Journal of Applied Physiology, 112(8), 1335-1344, Bethesda, USA, DOI: 10.1152/japplphysiol.00804.2011.
  • Muthalib, M., Ferrari, M., Quareshima, V., Nosaka, K., (2012), Frontal cortex activation during electrical muscle stimulation as revealed by functional near-infrared spectroscopy. Advances in Experimental Medicine and Biology, 737(2012), 45-49, DOI: 10.1007/978-1-4614-1566-4_7..
  • Kawamori, N., Nosaka, K., Newton, R., (2012), Relationships between ground reaction impulse and sprint acceleration performance in team sport athletes. Journal of Strength and Conditioning Research, 27(3), 568-573, United States, DOI: 10.1519/JSC.0b013e318257805a.
  • Chan, R., Newton, M., Nosaka, K., (2012), Measurement of biceps brachii muscle cross-sectional area by extended-field-of-view ultrasound imaging technique. Kinesiologia Slovenica, 19(2), 36-44.
  • Chen, TC., Chen, H., Pearce, A., Nosaka, K., (2012), Attenuation of eccentric exercise-induced muscle damage by preconditioning exercises. Medicine and Science in Sports and Exercise, 44(11), 2090-2098, DOI: 10.1249/MSS.0b013e31825f69f3.
  • Chen, H., Nosaka, K., Pearce, A., Chen, TC., (2012), Two maximal isometric contractions attenuate the magnitude of eccentric exercise-induced muscle damage. Applied Physiology, Nutrition and Metabolism, 37(4), 680-689, DOI: 10.1139/H2012-035.
  • Murray, L., Nosaka, K., Thickbroom, GW., (2011), Interventional repetitive I-wave transcranial magnetic stimulation (TMS): the dimension of stimulation duration. Brain Stimulation, 4(4), 261-265, DOI: 10.1016/j.brs.2010.12.003.
  • Chapman, D., Newton, M., McGuigan, M., Nosaka, K., (2011), Effect of Slow-Velocity Lengthening Contractions on Muscle Damage Induced by Fast-Velocity Lengthening Contractions. Journal of Strength and Conditioning Research, 25(1), 211-219, United States, DOI: 10.1519/JSC.0b013e3181bac2bd.
  • Nosaka, K., (2011), Recent development of research in exercise-induced muscle damage and plasticity of skeletal muscle. Japanese Journal of Physical Fitness and Sports Medicine, 60(1), 26.
  • Aldayel, A., Muthalib, M., Jubeau, M., McGuigan, M., Nosaka, K., (2011), Muscle oxygenation of vastus lateralis and medialis muscles during alternating and pulsed current electrical stimulation. European Journal of Applied Physiology, 111(5), 779-787, Germany, DOI: 10.1007/s00421-010-1699-9.
  • Chen, H., Nosaka, K., Chen, TC., (2011), Muscle damage protection by low-intensity eccentric contractions remains for 2 weeks but not 3 weeks. European Journal of Applied Physiology, 112(2), 555-565, Germany, DOI: 10.1007/s00421-011-1999-8.
  • Chen, CH., Nosaka, K., Chen, HL., Lin, MJ., Tseng, KW., Chen, TC., (2011), Effects of flexibility training on eccentric exercise-induced muscle damage. Medicine and Science in Sports and Exercise, 43(3), 491-500, DOI: 10.1249/MSS.0b013e3181f315ad.
  • Lau, W., Nosaka, K., (2011), Effect of vibration treatment on symptoms associated with eccentric exercise-induced muscle damage. American Journal of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, 90(8), 648-657, DOI: 10.1097/PHM.0b013e3182063ac8.
  • Siegel, R., Mate, J., Watson, G., Nosaka, K., Laursen, P., (2011), The influence of ice slurry ingestion on maximal voluntary contraction following exercise-induced hyperthermia. European Journal of Applied Physiology, 111(10), 2517-2524, Germany, DOI: 10.1007/s00421-011-1876-5.
  • Mohamad, NI., Nosaka, K., Cronin, J., (2011), Maximizing hypertrophy: Possible contribution of stretching in the interset rest period. Strength and Conditioning Journal, 33(1), 81-87, USA, DOI: 10.1519/SSC.0b013e3181fe7164.
  • Mohamad, NI., Cronin, J., Nosaka, K., (2011), The effect of aerobic exercise during the interset rest periods on kinematics, kinetics, and lactate clearance of two resistance loading schemes. Journal of Strength and Conditioning Research, 26(1), 269-275, United States, DOI: 10.1519/JSC.0b013e31821bf1f5.
  • Mohamad, NI., Cronin, J., Nosaka, K., (2011), Difference in kinematics and kinetics between high- and low-velocity resistance loading equated by volume: Implications for hypertrophy training. Journal of Strength and Conditioning Research , 26(1), 73-79, United States.
  • Nosaka, K., Aoki, MS., (2011), Repeated bout effect: Research update and future perspective. Brazilian Journal of Biomortricity , 5(1), 5-15.
  • Dascombe, B., Laursen, P., Nosaka, K., Polglaze, T., (2011), No effect of upper body compression garments in elite flat-water kayakers. European Journal of Sport Science, 13(4), 341-349, United Kingdom, DOI: 10.1080/17461391.2011.606842.
  • Charro, MA., Aoki, MS., Nosaka, K., Foschini, D., Figueira, JA., Bacurau, RF., (2011), Comparison between multiple sets and half-pyramid resistance exercise bouts for muscle damage profile. European Journal of Sport Science, 12(3), 249-254, United Kingdom, DOI: 10.1080/17461391.2011.566358.
  • Khamwong, P., Nosaka, K., Pirunsan, U., Paungmali, A., (2011), Prophylactic effect of hot pack on symptoms of eccentric exercise-induced muscle damage of the wrist extensors. European Journal of Sport Science, 12(5), 443-453, United Kingdom, DOI: 10.1080/17461391.2011.566359.
  • Takizawa, K., Soma, T., Nosaka, K., Ishikawa, T., Ishii, K., (2011), Effect of warm-up exercise on delayed-onset muscle soreness. European Journal of Sport Science, 12(6), 455-461, United Kingdom, DOI: 10.1080/17461391.2011.566371.
  • Mohamad, NI., Cronin, J., Nosaka, K., (2011), Brief review: Maximizing hypertrophic adaptation - Possible contributions of aerobic exercise in the interset rest period. Strength and Conditioning Journal, 34(1), 8-15, USA.
  • Muthalib, M., Lee, H., Millet, G., Ferrari, M., Nosaka, K., (2011), The repeated-bout effect: Influence on biceps brachii oxygenation and myoelectrical activity. Journal of Applied Physiology, 110(5), 1390-1399, Bethesda, USA, DOI: 10.1152/japplphysiol.00191.2010.
  • Chan, R., Newton, M., Nosaka, K., (2011), Effects of set-repetition configuration in eccentric exercise on muscle damage and the repeated bout effect. European Journal of Applied Physiology, 112(7), 2653-2661, Germany, DOI: 10.1007/s00421-011-2247-y.
  • Fourchet, F., Millet, GP., Tomazin, K., Guex, K., Nosaka, K., Edouard, P., Degache, F., Millet, G., (2011), Effects of a 5-h hilly running on ankle plantar and dorsal flexor force and fatigability. European Journal of Applied Physiology, 112(7), 2645-2652, Germany, DOI: 10.1007/s00421-011-2220-9.
  • Jubeau, M., Muthalib, M., Millet, G., Maffiuletti, NA., Nosaka, K., (2011), Comparison in muscle damage between maximal voluntary and electrically evoked isometric contractions of the elbow flexors. European Journal of Applied Physiology, 112(2), 429-438, Germany, DOI: 10.1007/s00421-011-1991-3.
  • Chen, T., Lin, K., Chen, H., Lin, M., Nosaka, K., (2011), Comparison in eccentric exercise-induced muscle damage among four limb muscles. European Journal of Applied Physiology, 111(2), 211-223, Germany, DOI: 10.1007/s00421-010-1648-7.
  • Siegel, R., Mate, J., Watson, G., Nosaka, K., Laursen, P., (2011), Pre-cooling with ice slurry ingestion leads to similar run times to exhaustion in the heat as cold water immersion. Journal of Sports Sciences, 30(2), 1-11, London, DOI: 10.1080/02640414.2011.625968.
  • Nosaka, K., Aldayel, A., Jubeau, M., Chen, TC., (2011), Muscle damage induced by electrical stimulation. European Journal of Applied Physiology, 111(10), 2427-2437, Germany, DOI: 10.1007/s00421-011-2086-x.
  • Chen, T., Chen, H., Lin, M., Wu, C., Nosaka, K., (2010), Potent Protective Effect Conferred By Four Bouts of Low Intensity Eccentric Exercise. Medicine and Science in Sports and Exercise, 42(5), 1004-1012, United States.
  • Brughelli, M., Cronin, J., Mendiguchia, J., Kinsella, D., Nosaka, K., (2010), Contralateral Leg Deficits in Kinetic and Kinematic Variables During Running in Australian Rules Football Players With Previous Hamstring Injuries. Journal of Strength and Conditioning Research, 24(9), 2539-2544 , United States.
  • Slater, H., Theriault, E., Ronningen, B., Clark, R., Nosaka, K., (2010), Exercise-induced mechanical hypoalgesia in musculotendinous tissues of the lateral elbow. Manual Therapy, 15(1), 66-73, United Kingdom.
  • Siegel, R., Mate, J., Brearley, M., Watson, G., Nosaka, K., Laursen, P., (2010), Ice slurry ingestion increases core temperature capacity and running time in the heat. Medicine and Science in Sports and Exercise, 42(4), 717-725, United States.
  • Brughelli, M., Cronin, J., Nosaka, K., (2010), Muscle Architecture and Optimum Angle of the Knee Flexors and Extensors: A Comparison Between Cyclists and Australian Rules Football Players. Journal of Strength and Conditioning Research, 24(3), 717-21, United States.
  • Meylan, C., Nosaka, K., Green, J., Cronin, J., (2010), Variability and influence of eccentric kinematics on unilateral vertical, horizontal, and lateral countermovement jump performance. Journal of Strength and Conditioning Research, 24(3), 840-845, United States.
  • Aldayel, A., Jubeau, M., McGuigan, M., Nosaka, K., (2010), Less indication of muscle damage in the second than initial electrical muscle stimulation bout consisting of isometric contractions of the knee extensors. European Journal of Applied Physiology, 108(4), 709-717 , Germany.
  • Hori, N., Appleby, B., Andrews, W., Nosaka, K., (2010), The effect of lifting straps on peak velocity, force, and power during clean pull. Journal of Australian Strength and Conditioning, 18(2), 4-9, Australia.
  • Meylan, C., Nosaka, K., Green, J., Cronin, J., (2010), The effect of three different start thresholds on the kinematics and kinetics of a countermovement jump. Journal of Strength and Conditioning Research, 25(4), 1164-1167, Colorado Springs, United Sates, DOI: 10.1519/JSC.0b013e3181c699b9.
  • Peiffer, J., Abbiss, C., Watson, G., Nosaka, K., Laursen, P., (2010), Effect of cold water immersion on repeated 1 km cycling performance in the heat. Journal of Science and Medicine in Sport, 13(1), 112-116, DOI: 10.1016/j.jsams.2008.08.003.
  • Peiffer, J., Abbiss, C., Watson, G., Nosaka, K., Laursen, P., (2010), Effect of a 5 min cold water immersion recovery on exercise performance in the heat. British Journal of Sports Medicine, 44(6), 461-465, British Med Assoc House, Tavistock Square, London WC1H 9JR, England.
  • Brughelli, M., Mendiguchia, J., Nosaka, K., Idoate, F., Los Arcos, A., Cronin, J., (2010), Effects of eccentric exercise on optimum length of the knee flexors and extensors during the preseason in professional soccer players. Physical Therapy in Sport, 11(2), 50-55.
  • Meylan, C., Nosaka, K., Green, J., Cronin, J., (2010), Temporal and kinetic analysis of unilateral jumping in the vertical, horizontal and lateral directions. Journal of Sport Sciences, 28(5), 545-554, London.
  • Chen, T., Lin, K., Chen, H., Lin, M., Nosaka, K., (2010), Comparison in eccentric exercise-induced muscle damage among four limb muscles. European Journal of Applied Physiology, 111(2), 211-223, Germany, DOI: 10.1007/s00421-010-1648-7.
  • Aldayel, A., Muthalib, M., Jubeau, M., McGuigan, M., Nosaka, K., (2010), Muscle oxygenation of the vastus lateralis and medialis muscles during alternating and pulsed current electrical stimulation. European Journal of Applied Physiology, 111(5), 779-787, Germany.
  • Khamwong, P., Nosaka, K., Pirunsan, U., Paungmali, A., (2010), Reliability of muscle function and sensory perception measurements of the wrist extensors. Physiotherapy Theory and Practice, 26(6), 408-415, United States.
  • Chye, MY., Nosaka, K., Murray, L., Edwards, D., Thickbroom, G., (2010), Corticomotor excitability of wrist flexor and extensor muscles during active and passive movement. Human Movement Science, 29(4), 494-501.
  • Aldayel, A., Jubeau, M., McGuigan, M., Nosaka, K., (2010), Comparison between alternating and pulsed current electrical muscle stimulation for acute muscle and systemic responses. Journal of Applied Physiology, 109(3), 735-744, Bethesda, USA.
  • Barroso, R., Roschel, H., Ugrinowitsch, C., Araujo, R., Nosaka, K., Tricoli, V., (2010), Effect of eccentric contraction velocity on muscle damage in repeated bouts of elbow flexor exercise. Applied Physiology, Nutrition and Metabolism, 35(4), 534-540, Canada.
  • Nosaka, K., Abbiss, C., Watson, G., Wall, B., Suzuki, K., Laursen, P., (2010), Recovery following an Ironman triathlon: A case study. European Journal of Sport Science, 10(3), 159-165, United Kingdom.
  • Wu, S., Laursen, P., Dascombe, B., Nosaka, K., (2010), Effect of lower body compression garments on submaximal and maximal running performance in cold (10C) and hot (32C) environments. European Journal of Applied Physiology, 111(5), 819-826, Germany, DOI: 10.1007/s00421-010-1705-2.
  • Muthalib, M., Millet, G., Quaresima, V., Nosaka, K., (2010), Reliability of near-infrared spectroscopy for measuring biceps brachii oxygenation during sustained and repeated isometric contractions. Journal of Biomedical Optics, 15(1), 017008-1-017008-8, United States, DOI: 10.1117/1.3309746.
  • Muthalib, M., Jubeau, M., Millet, G., Maffiuletti, N., Ferrari, M., Nosaka, K., (2010), Biceps brachii muscle oxygenation in electrical muscle stimulation. Clinical Physiology and Functional Imaging, 30(5), 360-368, United Kingdom.
  • Muthalib, M., Lee, H., Millet, G., Ferrari, M., Nosaka, K., (2010), Comparison between maximal lengthening and shortening contractions for biceps brachii muscle oxygenation and hemodynamics. Journal of Applied Physiology, 109(3), 710-720, Bethesda, USA.
  • Noorkoiv, M., Nosaka, K., Blazevich, T., (2010), Assessment of quadriceps muscle cross-sectional area by ultrasound extended-field-of-view imaging. European Journal of Applied Physiology, 109(4), 631-639, Germany.
  • Peiffer, J., Abbiss, C., Watson, G., Nosaka, K., Laursen, P., (2010), Effect of cold water immersion on repeated 1-km cycling performance in the heat. Journal of Science and Medicine in Sport, 13(1), 112-116.
  • Abbiss, C., Burnett, A., Nosaka, K., Green, JP., Foster, J., Laursen, P., (2010), Effect of hot versus cold climates on power output, muscle activation, and perceived fatigue during a dynamic 100-km cycling trial. Journal of Sports Sciences, 28(2), 117-125 , London.

Conference Publications

  • Sinclair, JR., Hingston, P., Masek, M., Nosaka, K., (2010), Testing an Exergame for Effectiveness and Attractiveness. Games Innovations Conference (ICE-GIC), 2010 International IEEE Consumer Electronics Society's, 1-8, Piscataway, N.J., DOI: 10.1109/ICEGIC.2010.5716909.

Research Student Supervision

Principal Supervisor

  • Master of Science (Sports Science),  Detection Of Muscle Damage By B-mode Ultrasound Images..
  • Doctor of Philosophy,  Muscle Damage And Metabolic Profiles Of Eccentric Cycling..
  • Doctor of Philosophy,  Lengthening Contraction Velocity And Exercise-induced Muscle Damage Of The Elbow Flexors In Humans.
  • Doctor of Philosophy,  Comparison Of Acute Physiological Effects Between Alternating Current And Pulsed Current Electrical Muscle Stimulatiion.
  • Master of Science (Sports Science),  "effect Of Trancranial Direct Current Stimulation (tdcs) On Maximal Voluntary Isometric Strength And Endurance Of The Elbow Flexors".
  • Doctor of Philosophy,  The Influence Of Precolling And Warm-up Interventions On Exercise Performance..
  • Master of Science (Sports Science),  Quantification Of Eccentric Load Using Accelerometer Imbedded In Gps.
  • Master of Science (Sports Science),  Effects Of Pulsed Electromagnetic Field Therapy On Symptoms Associated With Eccentric Exercise-induced Muscle Damage..
  • Master of Science (Sports Science),  Peripheral Blood Flow Changes In Response To Post- Exercise Cold Water Immersion.
  • Master of Science (Sports Science),  Effect Of Vibration Treatment On Symptoms Associated With Eccentric Exercise-induced Muscle Damage.
  • Doctor of Philosophy,  Pain Assessments And Possible Mechanisms Of Delayed Onset Muscle Soreness..
  • Doctor of Philosophy,  Stimulus Parameters Influencing Cortical Responses By Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation Targeting I-wave Dynamics: Duration, Intensity And Interval Between Intervention..
  • Doctor of Philosophy,  The Effects Of Movement Based Intervention On Doms And Muscle Damage Following Eccentric Exercise.
  • Master of Science (Sports Science),  Neuromuscular Fatigue Following A Singles Badminton Match.
  • Master of Science (Sports Science),  "the Influence Of Set-repitition Configuration In Eccentric Exercise On Muscle Damage And Repeated Bout Effect ".
  • Doctor of Philosophy,  An Investigation Of The Effect Of Exercised Arm, Training Status, And Racial Background On Changes In Markers Of Muscle Damage Following Maximal Eccentric Exercise Of The Elbow..
  • Doctor of Philosophy,  Effects Of Exercise-induced Muscle Damage On Muscle Microcirculation Investigated By Near Infrared Spectrospcopy (nirs). .

Co-principal Supervisor

  • Master of Science (Sports Science),  Kinematic And Kinetic Characteristics Of Unilateral Jump Assessments: Reliability, Asymmetry, Intterrelationships And Relationship To Performance..
  • Doctor of Philosophy,  Mechanical Stiffness, Eccentrics And Muscle Strain Injuries..
  • Master of Science (Sports Science),  Effect Of Lower Body Compression Garments (skins) On Submaximal And Maximal Running Performance In Hot And Cold Conditions In Male Recreational Runners..
  • Doctor of Philosophy,  Understanding And Improving Pacing Strategies During Standard Distance Triathlons In Age Group Triathletes..
  • Master of Science (Sports Science),  Time Motion Analysis And Hip Abductor Strength Changes In Netball.
  • Master of Science (Sports Science),  Electrical Train Stimulation To Assess Exercise-induced Muscle Cramp..

Associate Supervisor

  • Doctor of Philosophy,  Short Term Recovery With Cold Water Immersion Following Cycling In The Heat.
  • Doctor of Philosophy,  Understanding And Devloping Sprint Initial Acceleration Performance Of Team-sport Athletes..
  • Doctor of Philosophy,  Efficacy Of Weighlifting Exercise On The Biomechanics Of Jump, Sprint And Change Of Direction Performance..
  • Doctor of Philosophy,  Neuromuscular Adaptations Of Joint Angle-specific Force Change After Isometric Training.
  • Doctor of Philosophy,  The Effect Of Two Different Loading Schemes And Recovery Types On Kinematic And Kinetic Parameters In Squat Exercise.
  • Doctor of Information Technology,  A Feedback Control System For Exergames..
  • Doctor of Philosophy,  Neuromuscular Factors Affecting Stretch-induced Torque Loss.
  • Doctor of Philosophy,  Popioceptive And Muscle Activation Changes In Tricepts Surae Associated With Exercise Induced Muscle Damage..
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