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Antonio Cicchella

Ricercatore confermato

Dipartimento di Scienze per la Qualità della Vita

Settore scientifico disciplinare: M-EDF/02 METODI E DIDATTICHE DELLE ATTIVITA SPORTIVE


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Pubblicazioni antecedenti il 2004


Cicchella A. Analisi del Movimento. Martina, Bologna 2003.




Edtor: Physiological Testing of the Athlete, Italian Track and Field Federation Publisher, Rome, 1998.


Editor: Motor Coordination in Sport and Exercise, Italian Federation of Track and Field Publisher, Rome, 2001.


Cicchella A.  Analisi del Movimento, Publisher : Martina, Bologna, 2003.




Book Chapters


  1. Merni ,F., CICCHELLA A. and Coppini, L. (1989). Biomechanical Analysis of triple jump. In: Biolocomotion , a century of research using moving picture. A. Cappozzo, Ed. Promograph Roma, pp.81-90.


  2. CICCHELLA, A. (2003). Low back muscle fatigue in fin swimmers is better related with practice than with performance. Sport Science,  State School of Higher Vocational Education Publisher, Lezno, Poland, pp. 55-58.


  3. CICCHELLA, A. (2004). Physical correlates of qualia in dance: classical ballet and afro dance". A qualitative pilot study . In: Sporttherorie trifft Praxis.  Hokelman A., Luhnenschlob, D., Dierks, B. andBlaser,  P. (eds.) pp. 35-43. ISBN: 3-8300-1110-5. Hamburg : Verlag.


  4. CICCHELLA, A. (2005). Sleep effect on memory consolidation of a simple motor task. Jurimae, T., Ed.  Acta Kinesiologica Universitatis Tartuensis. (pp. 42 - 48). University of Tartu.


  5. CICCHELLA, A. and Bassi A.M. (2007). Perceived and measured fatigue of lumbar muscles in young competitive swimmers, fin swimmers and master swimmers.  In: XXIV Pediatric Work Physiology Meeting, Routledge, 2008. p. 100-107. ISBN: 978-0-415-45147-5


  6. Jürimäe, J., CICCHELLA, A., Lätt, E., Haljaste, K., Purge, P., Zini, M., Stefanelli, C. and Jurimae, T. (2007). Plasma visfatin concentrations are related to metabolic parameters in physically active adolescent boys. In:  Children and Exercise XXIV Work Physiology Meeting, p. 111-119.


  7. Jürimäe, T., Voracek, M., Jurimae, J. CICCHELLA, A. and Lätt, E. (2007). Relation between ghrelin, testosterone and finger-length ratios in young boys. In: Children and Exercise XXIV Work Physiology Meetin,  p. 123-127.


  8. Lätt, E., Jürimäe, J., Haljaste, K., CICCHELLA, A., Purge, P. and Jurimae, T. (2007). Biomechanics and bioenergetics of front crawl swimming in young female swimmers. In: Children and Exercise XXIV Work Physiology Meeting, p. 132-146.


  9. Maestu, J., CICCHELLA, A., Tillmann, V., Lätt, E., Haljaste, K., Purge, P., Pomerants, T., Jürimäe, J. and Jurimae, T. (2007). Relationship between ghrelin concentration and metabolic parameters in boys.  In: Proc. 24th Work Physiology Meeting,  p. 146-156.


    Abstracts Or al Presentations

    Selected Professional Seminars, Symposia and Workshops


1. Bombardi, F., Magenti, L., Olmucci, A., Coppini, L., Merni, F., CICCHELLA, A. and Ciacci, S. (1992).  Kinematic and dynamic analysis of sprint start . In: Proc.10        International Symposium on Biomechanics in Sports . Milan - Italy, June 1992


2. CICCHELLA, A. Merni, F., Bombardi, F., Olmucci, S. and Coppini, L. (1993)            Biomechanical concepts in the development of a new ankle-foot orthosis. In:    Proc. XIV International Society of Biomechanics Congress, Paris, May 1993.


3. CICCHELLA, A. (1998). Isokinetic evaluation in sport. In: Proc. International            Conference  Physiological Testing of the Athlete, Bologna , May 1998, pp. 71-84


4. CICCHELLA, A., Maestu, J., Purge, P., Ruosi, S., Jurimae, J. and Jurimae, T. (       2005). Electromyographic threshold intensity in athletes with different physical            activity patterns.
      In: Dragan Milanovic and  Franjo Proc. 4th international conference in        kinesiology: science and profession-challenge for the future. Zagreb-Croatia., pp.            556 - 558. ISBN: 953-6378-52-3.


5. CICCHELLA, A., Kuebler T., and Hokelmann A. (2005). Biomechanical modeling of            selected jump and turn techniques of modern rhythmic gymnastics . A cura di     Starosta W., Squatrito S. In: Scientific fundaments of human movement and sport practice. Scientific fundaments of human movement and sport practice.      Settembre, vol. 1, pp. 395-397. ISBN: 88-902030-0-5. Bologna: Centro       Universitario Sportivo Bolognese.


6. CICCHELLA, A. and Lupi F. (2005). Sleep effect on memory for movement . A cura            di STAROSTA W., SQUATRITO S. In: Role of physical exercise in illness            prevention and in improving quality of life. Rimini. 28-30, vol. 1, pp. 42-45. ISBN: 88-902030-0-5. BOLOGNA: Centro Universitario Sportivo Bolognese.


7. CICCHELLA, A. and Ruosi S. (2005). EMG, ventilatory and heart rate thresholds    in elite rowers . A cura di Starosta W., Squatrito  S. In: Scientific fundaments of     human movement and sport practice. Rimini. Settembre, vol. 1, pp. 509-511.    ISBN: 88-902030-0-5. Bologna: Centro Universitario Sportivo Bolognese.


8. Jurimae, J., Latt, E., Haljaste, K., CICCHELLA, A., Purge, P., Leppik, A. and            Jurimae T. (2006). Different physical, physiological and biomechanical       determinants of swimming performance in young swimmers. A cura di Hoppeler       H., Reilly T., Tsolakidis E., Gfeller L., Lossner S. In: European College of Sport    Sciences. European College of Sport Sciences. Losanna. Luglio, p. 332. Bern:       University of Bern.


9. Jurimae, T., Latt, E., Pomerants, T., Jurimae, J., Tillman, V., Haljaste, K. and            CICCHELLA, A., (2006). Different physical activity levels influence biochemical growth parameters in boys at different pubertal stages. In: Children, Physical     Activity & Health. Children, Physical Activity & Health. Odense. Aprile p. 14.           Odense: University of Southern Denmark.


10. Latt E., Haljaste K., CICCHELLA A., Purge P., Jurimae T.,J gomagi, K. and            Jurimae J. (2006). Energy cost during front crawl     swimming:predicting success             in boys at different biological ages. In:    Biomechanics and Medicine in           Swimming. Xth International Symposium . Porto       2006. (pp. 94-95).


  1. Cicchella A. Consolidation of motor learning with sleep.  Moscow, Russia, Febr.     2007.


  1. Cicchella A., Jurimae T. , Maesta J., Laat E., Jurimae J.  Plasma adipocytokines   and hormones response to pediatric exercise. Int. conference for the 65°         anniversary of institute of Physiology, Moscow, Russian Federation, May 2008.


                      13. Cicchella A., Aibast H., Paasuke M., Gapeyeva H.  Biomechanical predictors of                            foot injuries in runners. Shanghai conference on sport and physical activity.                               Shanghai, December 2009.


    14. Minetti A., Roi S., Cicchella A. A mathematical method for center of mass calculation and display during cyclic motions. Nanjing, China, December 2009.


    15. Beijing Sport University Science Forum. Detection of local electromyographic       thresholds during ramp cycling test.  Beijing, December 2010.


    16. Cicchella A., Jurimae T., Maestu J. Laat E., Jurimae J. Adipocytokines, growth      and metabolic syndrome in children and adolescents. Int. Conference: sport    medicine in the Arab Spring, Luxor , Egypt, Nov. 2012.


    17. Cicchella A. Environmental and social determinants of obesity in children: a  review. Int. Conference: sport medicine in the Arab Spring, Hurghda, Egypt, Nov. 2013.


         18. Cicchella A. Biomechanis of running, shoes, foot and injuries. Material for  Tomorrow 2014. Gotheburg, Chalmers University, 3-7 Nov. 2014.