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    • Mentoring Form 

      Unknown author (2017)
    • Effectiveness of Recovery Methods on Clearance of Blood Lactate After Strenuous Exercise on Jiu-Jitus Athletes 

      Shepler, Jordan (Department of Kinesiology, The University of Texas at ArlingtonCardiovascular Research Laboratory, The University of Texas at ArlingtonExercise Science Research Laboratories, The University of Texas at Arlington, 2016)
      Introduction: Blood lactate is one of the most measured parameters during performance testing of athletes. With high intensity training comes an increased level of blood lactate. If not properly cleared, elevated blood ...
    • Effects of Beta-Alanine Supplementation on Blood Lactate Levels on Maximal Exercise 

      Servin, Yovany (Department of Kinesiology, The University of Texas at ArlingtonCardiovascular Research Laboratory, The University of Texas at ArlingtonExercise Science Research Laboratories, The University of Texas at Arlington, 2016)
      INTRODUCTION: A physiological measure of ten used to detect metabolic changes during exercise is measurement of blood lactate concentration. Lactate is produced by working muscle and is the end-product of an aerobic ...
    • EFFECTS OF FASTING ON SUBMAXIMAL EXERCISE 

      Rodriguez, Lenia (Department of Kinesiology, The University of Texas at ArlingtonCardiovascular Research Laboratory, The University of Texas at ArlingtonExercise Science Research Laboratories, The University of Texas at Arlington, 2016)
      INTRODUCTION: Glucose is the primary energy source for the human body. It is obtained through eating carbohydrates among other things. Its chemical energy contributes to the generation of ATP during aerobic respiration. ...
    • Effects Of Caffeine On Blood Lactate During Submaximal Exercise In Women 

      Morone, Kyle P. (Department of Kinesiology, The University of Texas at ArlingtonCardiovascular Research Laboratory, The University of Texas at ArlingtonExercise Science Research Laboratories, The University of Texas at Arlington, 2016)
      •INTRODUCTION: Blood Lactate ([La¯]b) is the buildup of the byproduct lactic acid (LA) in the blood. LA is present at rest, but is increased during exercise. The rate of clearance of LA is an indication of fitness levels. ...
    • Effects of Advocare Spark Supplementation On Submaximal Cycling Test 

      McLean, Matt (Department of Kinesiology, The University of Texas at ArlingtonCardiovascular Research Laboratory, The University of Texas at ArlingtonExercise Science Research Laboratories, The University of Texas at Arlington, 2016)
      EFFECTS OF ADVOCARE SPARK SUPPLEMENTATION ON SUBMAXIMAL CYCLING TEST Author: Matt McLean Faculty Sponsor: J.R. Wilson, Ph.D., Brad Heddins, M.S. INTRODUCTION: Submaximal Exercise is one of the most common forms of ...
    • COMPARISON OF ISOKINETIC AND JUMPING KNEE TORQUES 

      Li, Synyoung (Department of Kinesiology, The University of Texas at ArlingtonBiomechanics Research Laboratory, The University of Texas at ArlingtonExercise Science Research Laboratories, The University of Texas at Arlington, 2016)
      INTRODUCTION: Isokinetic movements occur at a fixed angular velocity, regardless of torque applied by the subject. Isokinetic testing has been correlated with field tests and clinical predictions such as recovery from ...
    • THE COMPARISON OF MUSCLE ACTIVATION AND PERFORMANCE IN A NEUTRAL AND SUPINATED GRIP BICEP CURL 

      Lam, Peter (Department of Kinesiology, The University of Texas at ArlingtonBiomechanics Research Laboratory, The University of Texas at ArlingtonExercise Science Research Laboratories, The University of Texas at Arlington, 2016)
      BACKGROUND: When performing a bicep curl, there are many muscles that must activate in order to achieve this motion much like any other body part. Changing the hand formation from a supinated to a neutral grip can change ...
    • Physiological Responses During A Modified Bruce Max Test In The Anti-Gravity Treadmill 

      Kang, Lucy (Department of Kinesiology, The University of Texas at Arlington, 2016)
      INTRODUCTION: Physical activity can be difficult or painful for the obese, disabled, or those recovering from injury or surgery. For all populations, regular physical activity is a necessity for overall health, increased ...
    • IS THERE A DIFFERENCE IN ACUTE MEMORY RETENTION BETWEEN MAXIMAL TREADMILL EXERCISE AND MAXIMAL ERGOMETER EXERCISE? 

      Jumbo, Elizabeth (Department of Kinesiology, The University of Texas at ArlingtonCardiovascular Research Laboratory, The University of Texas at ArlingtonExercise Science Research Laboratories, The University of Texas at Arlington, 2016)
      INTRODUCTION: Physical activity can have positive effects on the proper functioning of the brain. A single bout of exercise may stimulate plasticity within the cortex, a portion of the brain with a unique applicability to ...
    • A Comparison In Physiological Responses Between Cycle Ergometer And Elliptical Submaximal Exercise 

      Jaramillo, Julio (Department of Kinesiology, The University of Texas at ArlingtonACardiovascular Research Laboratory, The University of Texas at ArlingtonAExercise Science Research Laboratories, The University of Texas at Arlington, 2016)
      BACKGROUND: The specific purpose of this research was to determine if there were any physiological differences in cycle ergometer and elliptical submaximal exercises in terms of oxygen consumption, fat and carbohydrate ...
    • Enhancing Muscular Performance In Men: Traditional Resistance Training Compounded With Plyometric Training IN A 6-Week Training Program 

      Houston, Tanner (Department of Kinesiology, The University of Texas at ArlingtonCardiovascular Research Laboratory, The University of Texas at ArlingtonExercise Science Research Laboratories, The University of Texas at Arlington, 2016)
      INTRODUCTION: In-season training for athletes is a tricky time when it comes to maintaining performance on the field. They spend all off-season training their bodies to perform at peak performance when the game is on the ...
    • COMPARING UNILATERAL TRANSFER OF MUCSLE ACTIVITY FOR REACTION TIME FOR RIGHT AND LEFT HANDED INDIVIDUALS 

      Grillo, Adam (Department of Kinesiology, The University of Texas at ArlingtonBiomechanics Research Laboratory, The University of Texas at ArlingtonExercise Science Research Laboratories, The University of Texas at Arlington, 2016)
      •INTRODUCTION: Fitts’ law is a descriptive model of human movement that states the time required to rapidly move to a target areas is a function of the ratio between the distance to the target and the width of the target. ...
    • EFFECTS OF THE CREATINE MONOHYDRATE SUPPLEMENT ON POWER OUTPUT AS MEASURED BY THE WINGATE ANAEROBIC POWER TEST (WAnT) 

      Do, Angel (Department of Kinesiology, The University of Texas at ArlingtonCardiovascular Research Laboratory, The University of Texas at ArlingtonExercise Science Research Laboratories, The University of Texas at Arlington, 2016)
      Introduction: The Wingate Anaerobic Power Test (WAnT) has been a popular method for assessment of anaerobic power. Anaerobic power is determined when the adenosine triphosphate and phosphocreatine (ATP-PCr) energy pathways ...
    • Effects of Varying Load During A Wingate Test 

      Cooks, Bobbie (Department of Kinesiology, The University of Texas at ArlingtonCardiovascular Research Laboratory, The University of Texas at Arlington,Exercise Science Research Laboratories, The University of Texas at Arlington, 2016)
      Effects of Varying Load During A Wingate Test Author: Bobbie Cooks Faculty Sponsor: J.R. Wilson, Ph.D. INTRODUCTION: The Wingate Anaerobic Test (WAnT) also known as Wingate test is used for athletes to assess peak ...
    • The Aerobic Capacity of Physically Disabled College Basketball Athletes 

      Bruton, Kelsea (Department of Kinesiology, The University of Texas at ArlingtonCardiovascular Research Laboratory, The University of Texas at ArlingtonExercise Science Research Laboratories, The University of Texas at Arlington, 2016)
      •INTRODUCTION: Aerobic Capacity, otherwise known as maximal oxygen consumption, is the highest amount of oxygen consumed during maximal exercise in activities that use the large muscle groups in the legs or arms and legs ...
    • THE EFFECTS OF ACUTE DIETARY NITRATE SUPPLEMENTATION ON MAXIMAL EXERCISE PERFORMANCE 

      Blankenship, Zachary (Department of Kinesiology, The University of Texas at ArlingtonCardiovascular Research Laboratory, The University of Texas at ArlingtonExercise Science Research Laboratories, The University of Texas at Arlington, 2016)
      INTRODUCTION: Beet juice has recently become a growing dietary supplement used by athletes to improve exercise performance. Beet juice is high in dietary nitrates which is absorbed in the upper gastrointestinal tract. The ...
    • THE EFFECTS OF MUSIC ON PHYSIOLOGICAL RESPONSES DURING SUBMAXIMAL EXERCISE 

      Benna, Adrian (Department of Kinesiology, The University of Texas at ArlingtonCardiovascular Research Laboratory, The University of Texas at ArlingtonExercise Science Research Laboratories, The University of Texas at Arlington, 2016)
      INTRODUCTION: Studies have shown that music can have psychological effects on a person. It can affect a person’s emotions and stress levels. Other variables that can be affected by music are heart rate and rate of perceived ...
    • A COMPREHENSIVE RESILIENCE FRAMEWORK FOR THE SEISMIC EVALUATION OF HYDRAULIC FILL DAMS IN NORTH TEXAS 

      Caballero, Santiago R; 0000-0003-3498-1102
      Hydraulic filling is a construction procedure that was used for earthen structures during the mid-1800s to the early 1900s; however, dams and levees that were constructed by implementing this technique had a significant ...
    • Development of A New Joint System for A Circular-Shaped Infrastructure 

      Lee, Sugyu (2017-04-28)
      This dissertation focused on development of new carbon fiber joint systems for all types of underground gravity and sewer pipe systems. Specifically, the external CFRP wrap and, particularly, the carbon fiber reinforced ...