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Research Output 1985 2019

2019

The Metabolic Cost of Walking in healthy young and older adults – A Systematic Review and Meta Analysis

Das Gupta, S., Bobbert, M. & Kistemaker, D. A., 2019, (Accepted/In press) In : Scientific Reports.

Research output: Contribution to JournalReview articleAcademicpeer-review

Walking
Meta-Analysis
Young Adult
Costs and Cost Analysis
2018

30 min of treadmill walking at self-selected speed does not increase gait variability in independent elderly

Da Rocha, E. S., Kunzler, M. R., Bobbert, M. F., Duysens, J. & Carpes, F. P., 2018, In : Journal of Sports Sciences. p. 1305-1311 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to JournalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Gait
Walking
Exercise
Biomechanical Phenomena

Effects of high loading by eccentric triceps surae training on Achilles tendon properties in humans

Geremia, J. M., Baroni, B. M., Bobbert, M. F., Bini, R. R., Lanferdini, F. J. & Vaz, M. A., 1 Aug 2018, In : European Journal of Applied Physiology. 118, 8, p. 1725-1736 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to JournalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Achilles Tendon
Tendons
Elastic Modulus
Education
Torque

P 097—Metabolic cost of transport in over-ground and treadmill walking of healthy elderly and effects of a treadmill familiarization protocol

Das Gupta, S., Faber, H., Kistemaker, D. & Bobbert, M., Sep 2018, In : Gait and Posture. 65, Supplement 1, p. 389-392 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to JournalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Walking
Costs and Cost Analysis
Basal Metabolism
Mechanics
Oxygen Consumption
2017

Acute effects of walking exercise on stair negotiation in sedentary and physically active older adults

Kunzler, M. R., Da Rocha, E. S., Bobbert, M. F., Duysens, J. & Carpes, F. P., 1 Jul 2017, In : Journal of Physical Activity & Health. 14, 7, p. 532-538 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to JournalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Negotiating
Walking
Foot
Heel
Physical Fitness
2016

How do elite ski jumpers handle the dynamic conditions in imitation jumps?

Ettema, G. J., Hooiveld, J., Braaten, S. & Bobbert, M. F., 2016, In : Journal of Sports Sciences. 34, 11, p. 1081-1087

Research output: Contribution to JournalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Biomechanical Phenomena
Muscles
Muscle Development
Hip
Lower Extremity

Optimizing the Distribution of Leg Muscles for Vertical Jumping

Wong, J. D., Bobbert, M. F., van Soest, A. J., Gribble, P. L. & Kistemaker, D. A., 2016, In : PLoS ONE. 11, 2, e0150019.

Research output: Contribution to JournalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Open Access
File
jumping
Muscle
Leg
legs
Muscles

Searching for strategies to reduce the mechanical demands of the sit-to-stand task with a muscle-actuated optimal control model

Bobbert, M. F., Kistemaker, D. A., Vaz, M. A. & Ackermann, M., 2016, In : Clinical Biomechanics. 37, p. 83-90

Research output: Contribution to JournalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Joints
Muscles
Reference Values
Pain
Musculoskeletal Pain

The relationship between pedal force and crank angular velocity in sprint cycling

Bobbert, M. F., Casius, L. J. R. & van Soest, A. J., 2016, In : Medicine and Science in Sports and Exercise. 48, 5, p. 869-878

Research output: Contribution to JournalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Open Access
2015

Muscle contractile properties as an explanation of the higher mean power output in marmosets than humans during jumping

Plas, R. L. C., Degens, H., Meijer, P., de Wit, G. M. J., Philippens, I. H. C. H. M., Bobbert, M. F. & Jaspers, R. T., 2015, In : Journal of Experimental Biology. 218, p. 2166-2173

Research output: Contribution to JournalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Callithrix
jumping
Callitrichidae
muscle
Muscles

The structural and mechanical properties of the Achilles tendon 2 years after surgical repair

Geremia, J. M., Bobbert, M. F., Casa Nova, M., Ott, R. D., De Aguiar Lemos, F., De Oliveira Lupion, R. & Frasson, V. B., 2015, In : Clinical Biomechanics. 30, 5, p. 485-492

Research output: Contribution to JournalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Achilles Tendon
Tendons
Rupture
Early Ambulation
Immobilization
2014

Effect of unloading and loading on power in simulated countermovement and squat jumps

Bobbert, M. F., 2014, In : Medicine and Science in Sports and Exercise. 46, 6, p. 1176-1184

Research output: Contribution to JournalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Muscles
Body Weight
Musculoskeletal System

Mechanical output in jumps of marmosets (Callithrix jacchus)

Bobbert, M. F., Plas, R. L. C., Weide, G., Clairbois, H. E., Hofman, S., Jaspers, R. T. & Philippens, I. H. C. H. M., 2014, In : Journal of Experimental Biology. 217, Pt 4, p. 482-488

Research output: Contribution to JournalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Callithrix
Callithrix jacchus
Callitrichidae
muscle
Muscles
2013

Ambient Support by a Personal Coach for Exercising and Rehabilitation

Bobbert, M. F., Hoogendoorn, M., van Soest, A. J., Stebletsova, V. & Treur, J., 2013, Human Aspects in Ambient Intelligence. Bosse, T., Cook, D. J., Neerincx, M. & Sadri, F. (eds.). Atlantis Press, p. 89-106 (Atlantis Ambient and Pervasive Intelligence; no. 8).

Research output: Chapter in Book / Report / Conference proceedingChapterAcademic

Effects of Isometric Scaling on Vertical Jumping Performance

Bobbert, M. F., 2013, In : PLoS ONE. 8, 8, p. 1-8 8 p., e71209.

Research output: Contribution to JournalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Open Access
File
Cheirogaleidae
jumping
Body Size
Physiological Adaptation
Microcebus

Humans make near-optimal adjustments of control to initial body configuration in vertical squat jumping

Bobbert, M. F., Casius, L. J. R. & Kistemaker, D. A., 2013, In : Neuroscience. 237, p. 232-242

Research output: Contribution to JournalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Posture
Quadriceps Muscle
Electromyography
Muscles
Hip Joint

Measurement of pelvic motion is a prerequisite for accurate estimation of hip joint work in maximum height squat jumping.

Bobbert, M. F., 2013, In : Journal of Applied Biomechanics. 29, 4, p. 428-434 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to JournalArticleAcademicpeer-review

2012

Bewegen doet leven - hoe bewegen onze gezondheid beinvloedt

Bobbert, M. F. (ed.), Osse, J. W. M. (ed.), Savelberg, H. H. C. M. (ed.) & Buiter, R. (ed.), 2012, Zutphen: Stichting Bio-Wetenschappen en Maatschappij.

Research output: Book / ReportBook editingPopular

Conclusions on motor control depend on the type of model used to represent the periphery

Pinter, I. J., van Soest, A. J., Bobbert, M. F. & Smeets, J. B. J., 2012, In : Biological Cybernetics. 106, p. 441-451

Research output: Contribution to JournalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Open Access
File
Biomechanical Phenomena
Kinematics
Skeleton
Tendons
Reflex

Do we use a priori knowledge of gravity when making elbow rotations?

Pinter, I. J., van Soest, A. J., Bobbert, M. F. & Smeets, J. B. J., 2012, In : Experimental Brain Research. 217, p. 163-173

Research output: Contribution to JournalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Open Access
File
Gravitation
Elbow
Torque
Open Access
File

Why is the force-velocity relationship in leg press tasks quasi-linear rather than hyperbolic?

Bobbert, M. F., 2012, In : Journal of Applied Physiology. 112, p. 1975-1983

Research output: Contribution to JournalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Open Access
File
Leg
Muscles
Advisory Committees
Ankle
Hip
2011

Effects of fatigue of plantarflexors on control and performance in vertical jumping

Bobbert, M. F., van Doorn, H., van der Krogt, M. M. & de Ruiter, C. J., 2011, In : Medicine and Science in Sports and Exercise. 43, 4, p. 673-84

Research output: Contribution to JournalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Open Access
File
Fatigue
Muscles
Hip
Leg
Biomechanical Phenomena

Motor commands for fast point-to-point arm movements are customized for small changes in inertial load

Pinter, I. J., Bobbert, M. F., van Soest, A. J. & Smeets, J. B. J., 2011, In : Journal of Electromyography and Kinesiology. 21, 6, p. 960-967

Research output: Contribution to JournalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Arm
Muscles
Elbow
Open Access
File
Mechanics
mechanics
Leg
legs
Humulus

Using modeling to understand how athletes in different disciplines solve the same problem: Swimming versus running versus speed skating

de Koning, J. J., Foster, C., Lucia, A., Bobbert, M. F., Hettinga, F. J. & Porcari, J. P., 2011, In : International Journal of Sports Physiology and Performance. 6, 2, p. 276-280

Research output: Contribution to JournalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Open Access
File
2010

Isometric torque-angle relationships of the elbow flexors and extensors in the transverse plane

Pinter, I. J., Bobbert, M. F., van Soest, A. J. & Smeets, J. B. J., 2010, In : Journal of Electromyography and Kinesiology. 20, 5, p. 923-931

Research output: Contribution to JournalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Torque
Elbow
Humerus
Muscles
Electrodes

Towards a neuronal network controller for vertical jumping from different initial squat depths

Bobbert, M. F., 2010, 2010 Annual International Conference of the IEEE Engineering in Medicine and Biology Society, EMBC'10. p. 4506-4509 4 p. 5626051

Research output: Chapter in Book / Report / Conference proceedingConference contributionAcademicpeer-review

Muscle
Musculoskeletal system
Controllers
Neurons
Computer simulation

Vertical forces on the horse's back in sitting and rising trot

de Cocq, P., Duncker, D. A., Clayton, H. M., Bobbert, M. F., Muller, M. & van Leeuwen, J. L., 2010, In : Journal of Biomechanics. 43, 4, p. 627-631

Research output: Contribution to JournalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Horses
Sports
Kinematics
Body Weight
Biomechanical Phenomena
2009

jump & run: energetics and mechanics of explosive and cyclic movements

Scholz, M. N., 2009, 73 p.

Research output: PhD ThesisPhD Thesis - Research VU, graduation VUAcademic

Open Access
File

Musculoskeletal properties, coordination and performance in explosive movements

Bobbert, M. F., 2009, Approche Pluridisciplinaire de la Motricité Humaine. Collet, C., Guillet, E., Lebon, F., Saint-Martin, J. & Rogowski, I. (eds.). Lyon, p. 1-10

Research output: Chapter in Book / Report / Conference proceedingChapterAcademic

File

Robust passive dynamics of the musculoskeletal system compensate for unexpected surface changes during human hopping

van der Krogt, M. M., de Graaf, W. W., Farley, C. T., Morits, C. T., Casius, L. J. R. & Bobbert, M. F., 2009, In : Journal of Applied Physiology. 107, 3, p. 801-808

Research output: Contribution to JournalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Open Access
File
Musculoskeletal System
Leg
Muscles
Joints
Social Adjustment
2008

Humans adjust control to initial squat depth in vertical squat jumping

Bobbert, M. F., Casius, L. J. R., Sijpkens, I. W. & Jaspers, R. T., 2008, In : Journal of Applied Physiology. 105, 5, p. 1428-1440

Research output: Contribution to JournalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Open Access
File
Posture
Muscles
Musculoskeletal System
Electromyography
Biomechanical Phenomena

Is energy expenditure taken into account in human sub-maximal jumping? - a simulation study

Vanrenterghem, J., Bobbert, M. F., Casius, L. J. R. & de Clercq, D., 2008, In : Journal of Electromyography and Kinesiology. 18, 1, p. 108-115

Research output: Contribution to JournalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Energy Metabolism
Muscles
Gravitation
Regeneration
Lower Extremity

Running biomechanics: shorter heels, better economy

Scholz, M. N., Bobbert, M. F., van Soest, A. J., Clark, J. R. & van, H. J., 2008, In : Journal of Experimental Biology. 211, Pt;%20, p. 3266-3271

Research output: Contribution to JournalArticleAcademicpeer-review

biomechanics
Heel
tendons
Biomechanical Phenomena
Tendons

Running biomechanics: shorter heels, better economy

Scholz, M. N., Bobbert, M. F., van Soest, A. J., Clark, J. R. & van Heerden, J., 2008, In : Journal of Experimental Biology. 211, Pt 20, p. 3266-3271

Research output: Contribution to JournalArticleAcademicpeer-review

File
biomechanics
Heel
tendons
Biomechanical Phenomena
Tendons

The effect of induced hindlimb lameness on thoracolumbar kinematics during treadmill locomotion.

Gomez Alvarez, C. B., Bobbert, M. F., Lamers, L., Johnston, C., Back, W. & van Weeren, P. R., 2008, In : Equine Veterinary Journal. 40, 2, p. 147-152

Research output: Contribution to JournalArticleAcademicpeer-review

exercise equipment
Locomotion
Hindlimb
limbs (animal)
kinematics
2007

A model of open-loop control of equilibrium position and stiffness of the human elbow joint

Kistemaker, D. A., van Soest, A. J. & Bobbert, M. F., 2007, In : Biological Cybernetics. 96, 3, p. 341-350

Research output: Contribution to JournalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Open Access
File
Elbow Joint
Joints
Stiffness
Posture
Position control
Open Access
File
Biomechanical Phenomena
Research Personnel
Muscles
Mechanics
Reflex

The biomechanical interaction between vertebral column and limbs in the horse: a kinematical study.

Gomez Alvarez, C. B., 2007

Research output: PhD ThesisPhD Thesis - Research external, graduation externalAcademic

The effect of induced forelimb lameness on thoracolumbar kinematics during treadmill locomotion

Alvarez, C. B., Wennerstrand, J., Bobbert, M. F., Lamers, L., Johnston, C., Back, W. & van Weeren, P. R., 2007, In : Equine Veterinary Journal. 39, 3, p. 197-201

Research output: Contribution to JournalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Open Access
File
Forelimb
exercise equipment
Locomotion
forelimbs
kinematics

Validation of vertical ground reaction forces on individual limbs calculated from kinematics of horse locomotion

Bobbert, M. F., Alvarez, C. B., van Weeren, P. R., Roepstorff, L. & Weishaupt, M. A., 2007, In : Journal of Experimental Biology. 210, p. 1885-1896

Research output: Contribution to JournalArticleAcademicpeer-review

File
trotting
locomotion
Locomotion
horse
kinematics
2006

Can early training of show jumpers bias outcome of selection events?

Santamaría, S., Bobbert, M. F., Back, W., Barneveld, A. & van Weeren, P. R., Jun 2006, In : Livestock Science. 102, 1-2, p. 163-170 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to JournalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Selection Bias
Horses
horses
saddles
Aptitude

Control of Fast Goal-Directed Arm Movements: a critical evaluation of the equilibrium point hypothesis

Kistemaker, D. A., 2006, Enschede: Printpartners Ipskamp B.V..

Research output: PhD ThesisPhD Thesis - Research VU, graduation VUAcademic

Open Access
File
Walking
Young Adult
Muscles
Lower Extremity
Electromyography

Evaluation of a Hill based muscle model for the energy cost and efficiency of muscular contraction

Houdijk, J. H. P., Bobbert, M. F. & de Haan, A., 2006, In : Journal of Biomechanics. 39, p. 536-43

Research output: Contribution to JournalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Muscle Contraction
Muscle
Costs and Cost Analysis
Muscles
Costs