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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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  • 462CitationsNumber of citations received by Fernando's publications. Updated daily.

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.

Groups

Co-authors (124)

  • Matheus Wiest
  • Nicola La Porta
  • Raphael Sakugawa

Publications (5)

  • Effect of 8 weeks soccer training on health and physical performance in untrained women

    • Ortiz J
    • Da Silva J
    • Carminatti L
    • et al.
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    0Citations
  • Influence of strength training intensity on subsequent recovery in elderly

    • Orssatto L
    • Moura B
    • Bezerra E
    • et al.
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  • Effects of saddle height on performance and muscular activity during the wingate test

    • de Moura B
    • Moro V
    • Rossato M
    • et al.
    N/AReaders
    1Citations
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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.
    N/AReaders
    1Citations
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  • Validation of a maximal incremental skating test performed on a slide board: Comparison with treadmill skating

    • Piucco T
    • Diefenthaeler F
    • Soares R
    • et al.
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Editorships

Brazilian Journal of Kinanthropometry and Human Performance

Section Editor

2010 - Present

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

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)