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Researcher: Wu, SS (Dr Sam Wu)

Fields of Research

Exercise Physiology
Human Movement and Sports Science
Medical and Health Sciences
Medical Biochemistry: Proteins and Peptides (incl. Medical Proteomics)
Haematology
Central Nervous System

Research Objectives

Specific Population Health (excl. Indigenous Health)
Health Related to Ageing
Diabetes
Health and Support Services
Expanding Knowledge in the Medical and Health Sciences
Workplace Safety
Health Status (e.g. Indicators of Well-Being)
Injury Control
Occupational Health
Blood Disorders

Career Best Publications

Research Publications

Age difference in efficiency of locomotion and maximal power output in well-trained triathletes; European Journal of Applied Physiology
Assessment of Muscle Pain Induced by Elbow-Flexor Eccentric Exercise; Journal of Athletic Training
Changes in electrical pain threshold of fascia and muscle after initial and secondary bouts of elbow flexor eccentric exercise; European Journal of Applied Physiology
Effect of a lower body compression garment (SkinsTM) on running performance in cold (10°C) and hot (32°C) environments; European College of Sport Science 14th Annual Congress
Effect of lower body compression garments on submaximal and maximal running performance in cold (10°C) and hot (32°C) environments; European Journal of Applied Physiology
Factors influencing pacing in triathlon
Improvement of sprint triathlon performance in trained athletes with positive swim pacing; International Journal of Sports Physiology and Performance
Influence of age and sex on pacing during Sprint, Olympic, Half-Ironman and Ironman triathlons. Part B; Journal of Science and Cycling
Influence of race distance and biological sex on age-related declines in triathlon performance. Part A; Journal of Science and Cycling
Pacing strategies during the swim, cycle and run disciplines of sprint, Olympic and half-Ironman triathlons; European Journal of Applied Physiology
Physical Function Testing for Scientific Divers: A Pilot Program We Can Live With; AAUS 35th Scientific Symposium
Positive swim pacing improves sprint triathlon performance in trained athletes; Sports Medicine Australia Conference
Reduced muscle lengthening during eccentric contractions as a mechanism underpinning the repeated bout effect; American Journal of Physiology (Consolidated)
The effect of biological sex and race distance on age-related declines in triathlon performance; European College of Sport Science 17th Annual Congress
Validity of power settings of the Wahoo KICKR Power Trainer; International Journal of Sports Physiology and Performance

Research Projects

Research Candidate Supervision