Essays about: "jump"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 96 essays containing the word jump.

  1. 1. Jump ability and knee stability in adolescents with different elasticity training

    University essay from Högskolan i Halmstad/Akademin för ekonomi, teknik och naturvetenskap

    Author : Filip Dahlström; [2017]
    Keywords : Plyometric training; Trampoline training; Jump height; Stretch-shortening cycle; Knee stability;

    Abstract : Background: Jump height, utilization of the stretch-shortening cycle (SSC) and knee stability is key qualifications and important factors for athletic performance. This is usually practiced with the help of plyometric training. However, plyometric training is considered as an exercise with high-impact that adds stress on the body. READ MORE

  2. 2. Impact of Swiss intraday electricity market introduction on day-ahead prices and traded volume

    University essay from Handelshögskolan i Stockholm/Institutionen för finansiell ekonomi

    Author : Martin Patek; Victor Lisnic; [2017]
    Keywords : Electricity prices; Intraday market; Realized variance; Jumps; GARCH;

    Abstract : The introduction of the electricity intraday market in Switzerland on June 26, 2013 provides an opportunity to evaluate the market performance outcomes if an intraday market is added to a day-ahead market. We hypothesize that the introduction of an intraday market in Switzerland has resulted in a decrease in price volatility, volume volatility and traded volume on the day-ahead market. READ MORE

  3. 3. Muscle fatigue and neuromuscular knee valgus in strong versus weak young female athletes

    University essay from Högskolan i Halmstad/Akademin för ekonomi, teknik och naturvetenskap

    Author : Josefin Forsberg; [2017]
    Keywords : knee valgus; fatigue; strength; knee; knee stability; knävalgus; valgus; knästabilitet; muskelutmattning; styrka;

    Abstract : Background. Knee injuries such as anterior cruciate ligament injuries (ACL) are common in young female athletes resulting in great medical and personal costs. Both knee valgus and muscle fatigue has been reported to increase the risk of injury, while strength training has been used to reduce the occurrence of knee valgus and injury. READ MORE

  4. 4. The relationship between upper and lower body power and strength and boxers’ number of completed bouts

    University essay from Högskolan i Halmstad/Akademin för ekonomi, teknik och naturvetenskap

    Author : Mikael Dabrowski; [2017]
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    Abstract : Background: Competitive boxers from southern region of Sweden, performed three different strength and power tests in the upper and lower body - body weight-relative standing rotational power (RSRP), countermovement jump (CMJ) and handgrip strength (HGS) - to evaluate correlations between number of completed bouts and the tests. Aim: The aim of this thesis was to investigate the linear correlation between number of completed bouts and three different tests – RSRP, CMJ and HGS in 16 male senior boxers. READ MORE

  5. 5. Dynamics of staircases : A case study to improve finite element modeling

    University essay from KTH/Bro- och stålbyggnad

    Author : Lisa Andersson; [2017]
    Keywords : staircase; dynamics; natural frequency; vibration analysis; human introduced loads; FE-modeling; trappa; dynamik; egenfrekvens; vibrationsanalys; dynamiska laster; FE-modellering;

    Abstract : Vibrations in staircases have during the last decades become an important issue in design. The main reasons are current architectural trends aiming for innovative, slender and high staircases, together with developments in material properties and building technique, making these aims possible. READ MORE