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Fernando Diefenthaeler

  • PhD
  • Associate Professor
  • Universidade Federal de Santa Catarina, Departamento de Educação Física, Centro de Desportos
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Research interests

Muscle damageMuscle fatigueResistance trainingBiomechanicsSports biomechanics

About

My research over the last ten years has focused on sports biomechanics and fatigue during human movement.

Co-authors (111)

  • Nicola La Porta
  • Raphael Sakugawa

Editorships

Brazilian Journal of Kinanthropometry and Human Performance

Section Editor

2010 - Present

Publications (5)

  • Comparison of body adiposity index (BAI) and air displacement plethysmograph with estimations of % body fat in adults with Down's syndrome

    • Rossato M
    • Dellagrana R
    • De Souza Bezerra E
    • et al.
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  • Dose-response effect of photobiomodulation therapy on neuromuscular economy during submaximal running

    • Dellagrana R
    • Rossato M
    • Sakugawa R
    • et al.
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  • Estimating bone mineral content based on different types of muscle strength tests

    • Orssatto L
    • Bezerra E
    • Moura B
    • et al.
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  • Functional capacity improves in-line with neuromuscular performance after 12 weeks of non-linear periodization strength training in the elderly

    • Moura B
    • Sakugawa R
    • Orssatto L
    • et al.
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  • Differences in pedaling technique in cycling: A cluster analysis

    • Lanferdini F
    • Bini R
    • Figueiredo P
    • et al.
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Professional experience

Associate Professor

Universidade Federal de Santa Catarina, Departamento de Educação Física, Centro de Desportos

March 2010 - Present

Visiting Professor

University of Calgary, Faculty of Kinesiology

December 2015 - March 2017(a year)

Laboratory technician

University of Texas at Austin Department of Kinesiology and Health Education

April 2007 - November 2007(7 months)

Education history

PhD in Human Movement Sciences

Universidade Federal do Rio Grande do Sul

March 2006 - June 2009(3 years)

Master in Human Movement Sciences

Universidade Federal do Rio Grande do Sul

March 2002 - October 2004(3 years)

Bachelor of Science

Universidade do Vale do Rio dos Sinos

March 1994 - November 1997(4 years)