Federolf, Peter

peter Univ.-Prof. Dr. Federolf Peter

Raum: HG-114 Tel:(+43) 0512 507 45862
email: Peter.Federolf@uibk.ac.at

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Aktuelle Publikationen in der FLD


Original Papers 


1          Federolf P., Reid R., Gilgien M., Haugen P., Smith G. (2013) The application of principal component analysis to qua1ntify technique in sports. Scandinavian Journal of Medicine and Science in Sports. 



2          Federolf P. (2013). A novel approach to solve the “missing marker problem” in marker-based motion analysis that exploits the segment coordination patterns in multi-limb motion data. Plos One 8, 10: e78689. 

3          Federolf P., Roos L., Nigg B. (2013). Analysis of the multi-segmental postural movement strategies utilized in bi-pedal, tandem and one-leg stance as quantified by a principal component decomposition of marker coordinates. Journal of Biomechanics 46, 15, 2626-2633. 

4          Federolf P., Boyer K., Andriacchi T. (2013). Application of principal component analysis in clinical gait research: identification of systematic differences between healthy and medial knee-osteoarthritic gait. Journal of Biomechanics 46, 13, 2173-2178. 

5          Eskofier B., Federolf P., Kugler P., Nigg B. (2013) Marker-based classification of young-elderly gait pattern differences via direct PCA feature extraction and SVMs. Computer Methods in Biomechanics and Biomedical Engineering 16, 4, 435-442.       

6          Huber C., Federolf P., Nüesch C., Cattin P., Friederich N., von Tscharner V., (2013) Heel-strike in walking: assessment of potential sources of the intra- and inter-subject variability in the activation patterns of muscles stabilizing the knee joint. Journal of Biomechanics 46, 7, 1262-1268. 


7          Federolf P., Bakker E. (2012) Muscle activation patterns in cross country skiers with a history of anterior compartment pain. Sports Biomechanics 11, 4, 452-463.  

8          Federolf P. (2012) Quantifying instantaneous performance in alpine ski racing. Journal of Sports Sciences, 30, 10, 1063-1068.   

9          Maurer C., Federolf P., Stirling L., von Tscharner, Nigg B. (2012) Discrimination of Gender-, Speed-, and Shoe-dependent Movement Patterns in Runners using Full-body Kinematics. Gait and Posture, 36, 1, 40-45. 

10       Boyer K, Federolf P., Lin C., Nigg B., Andriacchi T. (2012) Kinematic adaptations to a variable stiffness shoe: mechanisms for reducing joint loading. Journal of Biomechanics, 45, 9, 1619-1624.  

11       Nigg B., Baltich J., Maurer C., Federolf P. (2012) Midsole hardness, gender & age effects on lower extremity kinematics during running. Journal of Biomechanics, 45, 9, 1692-1697. 

12       Federolf P., Roos L., Nigg B. (2012). The effect of footwear on postural control in bipedal quiet stance. Footwear Science, 4, 2, 115-122. 

13       Nigg B., Federolf P., von Tscharner V., Nigg S. (2012) Unstable Shoes – Functional Concepts and Scientific Evidence. Footwear Science, 4, 2, 73-82. 

 14       Federolf P., Tecante K., Nigg B. (2012) A holistic approach to study the temporal variability in gait. Journal of  Biomechanics.45, 1127-1132.  

15        Federolf P., Nigg B. (2012). Skating performance in ice hockey when using a flared skate blade design. Cold Regions Science and Technology 70, 12-18.       


16        von Tscharner V., Eskofier B., Federolf P. (2011) Removal of the electrocardiogram signal from surface EMG recordings using non-linearly scaled wavelets. Journal of Electromyography and Kinesiology 21, 4, 683-688.                                    

17       Friesenbichler B., Stirling L., Federolf P., von Tscharner V., Nigg B. (2011) Tissue vibration in prolonged running. Journal of Biomechanics 44, 1, 116-120.


18       Nigg B., Tecante K., Federolf P., Landry S. (2010) Gender differences in lower gait biomechanics during walking using an unstable shoe. Clinical Biomechanics 25, 10, 1047-1052.

19       Federolf P., Redmond A. (2010). Does skate sharpening affect individual skating performance in an agility course in ice hockey? Sports Engineering 13, 39–46.  

20       Federolf P., Roos M., Lüthi A., Dual J. (2010) Finite Element Simulation of the Ski-Snow Interaction in a Carved Turn in Alpine Skiing. Sports Engineering, 12, 123–133.  

21       Federolf P., Lüthi A., Roos M., Dual J. (2010) Parameter Study using a Finite Element Simulation of a Carving Alpine Ski to Investigate the Turn Radius and its Dependence on Edging Angle, Load, and Snow Properties. Sports Engineering 12, 135–141. 


22       Federolf P., Mills R., Nigg B. (2008). Ice Friction of Different Ice Hockey Skate Blade Designs.  Journal of Sports Science 26, 11, 1201 – 1208.

23       Federolf P., Scheiber P., Rauscher E., Schwameder H., Lüthi A., Rhyner H.-U., Müller E. (2008). Impact of Skier Actions on the Gliding Times in Alpine Skiing. Scandinavian Journal of Medicine & Science in Sports 18, 6, 790-797 


24       Federolf P., JeanRichard F., Fauve M., Lüthi A., Rhyner H.-U., Dual J. (2006). Deformation of Snow During a Carved Ski Turn. Cold Regions Science and Technology 46, 1, 69-77.