President

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Academic Qualifications:
 
Dec. 2008- Feb. 2014 Ph.D. in Sport Biomechanics, Department of Training and Movement Sceinces, Humboldt University Berlin, Germany
Thesis: “Longitudinal adaptation of vastus lateralis in response to eccentric exercise – Effects of magnitude, velocity and range of the applied eccentric stimulus
Assigned Grade: Very good
Supervisor:  Prof. Dr. Adamantios Arampatzis
 
Sep. 2000- Sep. 2003 M.Sc. in Physical Education and Sport Science, Department of Physical Education and Sport Science, Tarbiat Moallem University, Tehran, Iran.
Thesis: “Does retroactive inhibition influence the contextual interference condition? ”
Assigned Grade: 19 out of 20
GPA: 16 out of 20
Supervisors: Dr. Abbas Bahram , Dr. Ahmad Farokhi
 
Sep. 1995- Sep. 1999 B.Sc. in Physical Education and Sport Science, Department of Physical Education and Sport Science, Ferdowsi University, Mashhad, Iran.
GPA: 17.71 out of 20

Research Interests:
I am interested in Sport Biomechanics research particularly around:
  • The muscle and tendon mechanical properties and their adaptability in response to altered loading conditions.
  • The influence of exercise-based interventions on muscle-tendon mechanical properties and functional limitation in clinical and healthy populations.
  • Biomechanics of Sport Shoes.
 
 
 
Academic Honors:‎
  • Scholarship award for PhD. 2008
  • Diploma of inventers and innovators society of Iran, 2004
  • Top-rank Student of the Class 1/40 With GPA of 17.71 out of 20, College of Physical
       Education and Sport Science, Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, 1999
 
 
Patent: 
 
       Apr. 2017               Intelligent balance system with smartphone and rotational plane.
                                         Under review
                                 Industrial properties of general Office. Tehran, Iran.
 
Aug. 2016              Simulation device for mountain bicycle with specific vibration.
                                  Registration number: 988621
                                  Industrial properties of general Office. Tehran, Iran.
 
Nov. 2008              Exercise-therapy device.
                                  Registration number: 55198
                                  Industrial properties of general Office. Tehran, Iran.
 
Research Projects:
 
May. 2017-now
 
 
       
Ergonomic Evaluation of Physical Strains in Neck Region among Smart-phone Users.
A. Mazlumi. A. Sharifnezhad, Z. Vahedi.
Supported by: School of Public Health, Tehran University of Medical Sciences.
 
April. 2017-now
 
Iranian foot model- Evaluation of the geometric shape and plantar pressure distribution.
A. Sharifnezhad, A. Mosaieby, S. Naimi.
Supported by: Sport Science Research Center.
 
Febr. 2017-now
 
The Effect of Vibration parameters of Footwear on Lower Extremities Muscle Activity during Walking.
A. Sharifnezhad, A. Khasetarash, R. Hasannezhad.
Supported by: Sport Science Research Center.
 
July. 2016-now
 
Lab in a Shoe - Design and Construction of Personal Gait and Balance Monitoring System for Athletes.
A. Sharifnezhad, M. Agheli.
Supported by: Sport Science Research Center.
 
March. 2016-now The effect of eccentric training on hand tremor of Parkinson patients.
A. Sharifnezhad, B. Forogh.
Supported by: Iran university of medical science.
May. 2011
 
 
 
 
Comparison of dynamic and static postural control in day and between days in athletes.
A. Sharifnezhad, F. Tojari, A. Sarshin
Supported by: Sport Science Research Center.
 
March. 2008 Designing & constructing a new apparatuses for exercise-therapy in those who suffer from quadriceps injury.
A. Sharifnezhad, S. Shojaedin
Supported by: Sport Medicine Research Center. Tehran University of Medical Sciences.
 
Sep. 2006 Talent identification in cycling.
A. Sharifnezhad
Supported by: Sport Science Research Center.
 
Sep. 2003 Does retroactive inhibition influence on contextual interference condition? 
A. Sharifnezhad, A. Bahram, A. Farokhi
Supported by: Tarbiat Moallem University of Tehran.
 
Aug. 2003 Designing, constructing and getting the reliability of motor performance instrument. 
A. Bahram, A. Sharifnezhad
Supported by: Sport Science Research Center.
Sep. 2002 The comparison sport press content in Iran
M. Kordi, A. Sharifnezhad
              Supported by: Faculty of Physical Education & Sport Science, University of Tehran.
 
Sep. 2002
 
 
 
 
 
The comparison and description of programming and organizational structure of certain researching centers of physical education & sport science selected from Iran and out of country.
M. Kordi, A. Sharifnezhad
Supported by: Sport Science Research Center.
 
 
 
Publications:
 
  • Journal Papers:
 
  1. Vahab Khoshdel1, Alireza Akbarzadeh, Nadia Naghavi, Ali Sharifnezhad, Mahdi Souzanchi-Kashani. (2017) “sEMG-based impedance control for lower-limb rehabilitation robot”. Journal of Intelligent Service Robotics. DOI 10.1007/s11370-017-0239-4
https://link.springer.com/article/10.1007/s11370-017-0239-4?wt_mc=Internal.Event.1.SEM.ArticleAuthorOnlineFirst
 
  1. Hossein Mirzanejad, Ashkan Fathian, Mohammad Mojarrabi Tabrizi, Ali Sharifnezhad, Mohammad Mahdi Agheli Haji Abadi (2017), “Developing a novel soft magnetic force sensor based on Hall Effect” , Journal of Modares Mechanical Engineering, Vol. 17, No. 6, pp. 444-450 ,
http://mme.modares.ac.ir/article_17021_d9b3d3bb0ae92bdcdcacf807eac6da4d.pdf
 
  1. F. Fatahi, A. Sharifnezhad, M. Karimi (2017), “The Relationship between maximum lower extremities joint moment with maximum vertical ground reaction force during single leg drop landing”, Journal of Sport Medicine Studies, (In review, Manuscript ID: SMJ-1702-1214)
 
  1. A. Sharifnzhad (2015) “Are you always sitting”, Electronic Journal of Sport Science Research Institute of Iran. http://ssrc.ac.ir/Doc/E-magazine/E-Journal-3.aspx
 
  1. A. Sharifnezhad, R. Marzilger, A. Arampatzis. (2014) Effects of magnitude, velocity and range of the applied eccentric exercise on the longitudinal adaptation of vastus lateralis muscle. Journal of Experimental Biology. 217, 2726-2733 http://jeb.biologists.org/content/217/15/2726
 
  1. A. Arampatzis, A. Sharifnezhad, R. Marzilger. (2011) Longitudinale Plastizität des Muskels Entwicklung von Trainingsmethoden auf der Grundlage exzentrischer Muskelkontraktione. Bundesinstitut für Sportwissenschaft. BISp-Jahrbuch, Forschungsförderung.  www.bisp.de
 
  1. F. Hovanlo, R. Ahmadizad, A. Sharifnezad. (2011) The relationship between aerobic power with the ability of fast repetitions in young elite footballists. Journal of Sport & Movement Sciences. No 15. Volume 8, pp 41-57. http://www.sid.ir/fa/VEWSSID/J_pdf/66113891504.pdf
 
  1. A. Sharifnezhad, R. Marzilger, A. Arampatzis. (2010) Behavior of vastus lateralis fascicle length under different force level of eccentric contraction. Research report. Department of Training and Movement Science. Humboldt University Berlin, pp 11-12 https://www.spowi.hu-berlin.de/en/institut-en/tbw-en/forschung-en/reports
 
  1. H. Aghaalinezhad, M. Molanori, A. Sharifnezhad. (2009) The relationship between height and peak aerobic power on Queen’s step test and respiratory gases measurement on ergometer. Journal of Research on Sport Sciences. No 2, Volume 2, pp 15-22.  http://fa.journals.sid.ir/ViewPaper.aspx?id=146625
 
  1. A. Sharifnezhad, A. Bahram, (2005) Designing, Constructing and getting the Reliability of motor control performance instrument. Journal of Research on Sport Sciences. No 9, Volume 3, pp 29-44.
 http://www.ensani.ir/storage/Files/20120329150801-5042-51.pdf 
 
  1. A. Sharifnezhad, A. Bahram, (2004) Effect of retroactive inhibition on contextual interference. Journal of Sport & Movement Sciences. No 5. Volume 3, pp 34-49. http://fa.journals.sid.ir/ViewPaper.aspx?id=29343
  • Conference Papers:
 
  1. Arash Khassetarash, Ali Sharifnezhad, Mir Mohammad Ettefagh, Reza Hassannejad, Nosratollah Hedayatpour. (2017) The Effects of shoe stiffness and damping on the Gastrocnemius vibration during walking.
10th International Congress on Physical Education & Sport Science, April 26-27, Tehran, Iran.
(DOI): 10.22089/10thconf.2017.225
 
  1. Nosratollah Hedayatpoor, Ali Sharifnezhad, (2017) The amplitude and onset of vasti activation during valgus-varus perturbations after eccentric exercise induced muscle damage.
10th International Congress on Physical Education & Sport Science, April 26-27, Tehran, Iran.
(DOI): 10.22089/10thconf.2017.241
 
  1. Mina Abdollahzadekan, Ali Sharifnezhad, Mahdi Shafieiyan. (2017) Musculoskeletal 3D Modeling Based on 2D Images.
10th International Congress on Physical Education & Sport Science, April 26-27, Tehran, Iran.
(DOI): 10.22089/10thconf.2017.700
 
  1.  A. Sharifnezhad, B. Gholami. (2016) Mountain Bike simulator device with mechanical vibrations.
1th National idea market of sports technology, May 2016, Amir Kabir University, Tehran, Iran.
 
  1.  V. Khoshdel, A. Akbarzadeh, N. Naghavi, A. Sharifnezhad, (2015) High impedance control for lower limb rehabilitation robot
9th International Congress on Physical Education & Sport Science, February 17-19, Tehran, Iran.
 
  1.  A. Sharifnezhad, A. Arampatzis. (2014) Noninvasive measurement of muscle fascicle length.
8th International Congress on Physical Education & Sport Science, February 17-19, Tehran, Iran.
 
  1. Y. Alipur, A. Sharifnezhad. (2014) The effects of the eccentric contractions on length-tension curve in the entire of muscle-tendon.
8th International Congress on Physical Education & Sport Science, February 17-19, Tehran, Iran.
 
  1. A. Khosrojerdi, A. Sharifnezhad. (2014) Properties of eccentric contraction and its impact on mechanics and architecture of muscle.
8th International Congress on Physical Education & Sport Science, February 17-19, Tehran, Iran.
 
  1.  A. Arampatzis, A. Sharifnezhad, R. Marzilger. (2013) Morphological and functional muscle adaptation after eccentric exercise loading.
19th International Congress of the European Society of Biomechanics, August 25 - 28, Patras, Greece
 
  1.  R. Marzilger, A. Sharifnezhad, A. Arampatzis. (2013) In vivo muscle fascicle kinetics of the vastus lateralis during eccentric contractions.
19th International Congress of the European Society of Biomechanics, August 25 - 28, Patras, Greece
 
  1.  R. Marzilger, A. Sharifnezhad, A. Arampatzis. (2013) Behaviour of the vastus lateralis muscle fascicles kinetic in vivo during eccentric contractions.
21st International Congress of Physical Education and Sport, May 17 - 19, Komotini, Greek
 
  1.  A. Arampatzis, A. Sharifnezhad, R. Marzilger. (2012) Morphological and functional adaptation of muscle after eccentric training.
5th Greek society of Biomechanics, September 28 - 29, Thessaloniki, Greek
 
  1.  A. Sharifnezhad, R. Marzilger, A. Arampatzis. (2012) The rate of fascicle stretch during eccentric exercise affect the longitudinal adaptation of the vastus lateralis muscle
17th Annual Congress of European College of Sport Science (ECSS), July 04 - 07, Bruges, Belgium
 
  1.  A. Sharifnezhad, R. Marzilger, A. Arampatzis. (2012) Effekt von exzentrischen Training auf die mechanischen und morphologischen Eigenschaften des Quatrizeps Muskels .
Deutschen Vereinigung für Sportwissenschaft (DVS), March 21-23, Muenster, Germany
 
  1.  A. Sharifnezhad, R. Marzilger, A. Arampatzis. (2011) Behavior of vastus lateralis fascicle length under different force level of eccentric contraction.
International Symposium on Science based Prevention, July 01, Berlin, Germany
 
  1.  A. Sharifnezhad, A. Arampatzis. (2011) Different of result and measured moment in tendon stiffness.
2th National Congress on Sport Biomechanics, May 27-28,Tehran, Iran.
 
  1.  F. Nobakht, A. Sharifnezhad, F. Tojari, (2006) Talent identification models.
4th Scientific Student Congress on Physical Education & Sport Science, Novmber 6-7,Tehran, Iran.
  1. A. Sharifnezhad, A. Bahram, A. Farokhi, (2006) Effect of retroactive inhibition on contextual  interference.
5th International Congress on Physical Education & Sport Science, February 21-23,Tehran, Iran.
 
  1.  A. Sharifnezhad, A. Bahram, (2004) Designing, Constructing and getting the Reliability of motor control performance instrument.
4th International Congress on Physical Education & Sport Science, February 17-19, Tehran, Iran.
 
  1. M. Kordi, A. Sharifnezhad, (2003) The Comparison and Description of Programming and Organizational Structure of Certain Researching Centers of Physical Education and Sport Science selected from Iran and out of country.
5th National Congress on Physical Education & Sport Science, February 27-28, Ahwaz, Iran.
 
  1. A. Sharifnezhad, (1998) Power Training for Football.
1st Physical Fitness Congress, August 21-20, Esfehan, Iran.
 
  1. M. Fathi, A. Sharifnezhad, (1998) The Biomechanical Description of Sport Injuries in Handball, Wrestling and Professional Karate.
1st International Symposium of Sport Biomechanics, April 29-30, Tehran, Iran.
 
  
  • Book:
  1. A. Sharifnezhad, R. Gharakhanlo, M. Alizadeh, M. Ehsani, M. Namazizadeh. (2016) “Encyclopedia of international sports studies”.  Foundation's Encyclopedia of Iran.
 
  1. A. Sharifnezhad, M. Kakavand, R. Baharifard. (2016) “Applied software on Sport Biomechanics”.  Under publication.
 
  1. A. Sharifnezhad, D. Mohsennia, M. Sarajian. (2016) “Eccentric training – application on rehabilitation”.  Translation to Farsi,  Under publication.
 
  1. A. Sharifnezhad, B. Teimorian. (2015) “Biomechanics of Sport Shoes“. Publisher: Sport Science Research Institute of Iran.
 
  1. A. Sharifnezhad, Y. Alipur, A. Khosrojerdi. (2015) “Eccentric Training“. Publisher: Sport Science Research Institute of Iran.
 
  1. F. Tojari, R. Nikbakhsh, A. Sharifnezhad, H. Hatami. (2012) “Talent Identification in sport”.  Publisher: Islamic Azad University, South Tehran Branche/ Iran.
 
 
 
 
  • Book chapter:
 
  1. Translating chapters 9,10,14 and 15 of Sport Biomechanics Book
By: Jimes Hay translated into the Persian (Farsi). Published in Iran.
 
  1. Translating chapter 11th of Human motor development Book
By: Divid Gallahue translated into the Persian (Farsi). Published in Iran.
 
 

Work Experiences:
2014 – present Assistant Professor 
Sport Science Research Institute of Iran
2014 - Present
 
Sport Biomechanics Group 
Sport Science Research Institute of Iran.
Director.
2015 - Present
 
Sport Engineering Working group
Sport Science Research Institute of Iran.
Director.
2015 - Present
 
Center of Foot Biomechanics Assessment
Sport Science Research Institute of Iran.
Director.
2014 - Present
 
Sport Biomechanics Group 
Sport Medicine Federation of Iran/Khorasan branch.
Director.
2009 - 2014
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Humboldt University Berlin
Literature review, Data acquisition, Statistical analyzes, Writing scientific reports, Conference presentation, Undergraduate students supervising
 
 
 
2009 - Present
 
European Society of Biomechanics
Web administrator and member in student section.
 
2007 - 2008 Sport and recreation committee at national committee of UNESCO University sport organization (USO), Ministry of science, Tehran, Iran. &technology, Tehran, Iran.
Representative
 
 
2006 - 2008
 
Laboratory of Sport science research center, Ministry of science, research & technology, Tehran, Iran.
Manager
 
2005 - 2008
 
Scientific promotion committee at sport science research center.
Member
2004 - 2008 Sport science research center, Ministry of science, research & technology, Tehran, Iran.
Scientific member                                          
 
2004 - 2008 Young research club, Islamic Azad University, Tehran, Iran.
Member
 
2003 - 2007         Inventers and innovators society of Iran.
Member
 
2005    Consultative committee of The 5th international congress of Physical Education and Sport Science, Sport Science Research Center, Tehran, Iran.
Member
2005         
 
Consultative committee of The 3rd Scientific Student congress of Physical Education and Sport Science, Sport Science Research Center, Tehran, Iran.
Member
 
 
2002 – 2003     Physical Education Research Team, Iran Specialists, Tehran, Iran.
Manager
 
2001 – 2003         Research & Education in University Sport Organization (U.S.O.), Ministry of science, Research &Technology, Tehran, Iran.
Manager
 
1997 –1999       Student Research Committee, College of physical education & sport science in Ferdowsi University, Mashhad, Iran.
Manager
 
 
1997 - Present                Handball coach - Volleyball referee - Basketball referee.
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Undergraduate Students:
 
2017 - Now
 
 
Science and Research Branch, Islamic Azad University
Comparison some of kinetic selected parameters of cerebral palsy and healthy subject’s gait
 
2017 - Now
 
Science and Research Branch, Islamic Azad University
Investigating spastic threshold of selected knee joint muscles in cerebral palsy individuals during gait with high self-selected velocity
 
2016 - Now
 
Science and Research Branch, Islamic Azad University
Effects of customized insole on muscular fatigue among normal people
 
 
 
2016 - Now
 
Tehran University/Iran
Predictor Factors of Maximum Knee Valgus Moment After Anterior Cruciate Ligament Reconstruction in Single-Leg Cross Drop Landing Task with Neuromechanical Screening: Implication for Second ACL
Injury
 
2016 - Now
 
Amir Kabir University
Modeling of Nordic hamstring exercise with Opensim software
2009 - 2014
 
Humboldt University Berlin/Germany
Project: Effect of eccentric training on mechanical and morphological properties of the Vastus Lateralis muscle.
2007 - 2008 Tehran University/Iran
Project: “Effect of observational learning and level of model skill on error detection and error correction mechanisms”
 
 
Teaching Experiences:
Apr. 2016
 
Biomechanics Lab
Lecturer
Science and Research Branch, Islamic Azad University
 
Nov. 2015
 
Biomechanics of Sport Shoe 
Instructor
Sport science research center, Tehran, Iran.
 
Sep. 2015 Biomechanics Lab Assistant 
Instructor
Sport science research center, Tehran, Iran.
 
Feb. 2015 Biomechanics Lab Assistant 
Instructor
Sport science research center, Tehran, Iran.
 
2006 - 2008
 
 
 
Jan. 2007
Sport Biomechanics
Teacher
Sport science research center, Tehran, Iran.
 
Workshop of Spinal Mouse
Instructor
Sport science research center, Tehran, Iran.
 
 
Apr. 2006 Workshop of Sport laboratory presentation 
Instructor
Sport science research center, Tehran, Iran.
 
Sept. 2004 Workshop of Spinal Mouse
Teaching Assistant
University of Tehran, Tehran, Iran.                                                                                            
 
2002 – 2003          Handball Trainer
Instructor
Tarbiat Moallem University,Tehran, Iran
 
1998 – 2001           Physical Education Teacher in High Schools
Instructor
Shikhe Toosi High school, Mashhad, Iran.                                               
Ebne Yamin High school, Mashhad, Iran.
 
 
 
 
 
 
Reviewer:
2016 - Present EC Orthopaedics journal. https://www.ecronicon.com
2010 - Present            Asian Journal of Sport Medicine.    http://asjsm.tums.ac.ir/index.php/asjsm
 2014 - Present Sport Medicine Studies. http://smj.ssrc.ac.ir
2014 - Present Rehabilitation Studies.
 
Memberships:
2017 – Present           Editorial Board of EC Orthopaedics journal https://www.ecronicon.com
2009 – Present           European Society of Biomechanics https://esbiomech.org
2011 – Present           International Society of Biomechanics https://isbweb.org
2011 – Present           European College of Sport Science https://www.ecss.de
2012 – Present           Irasa Society of Germany http://www.irasa.org
 
Language Skills: 
 
                                        English, Deutsch, Persian (Native language)
 
 
Computer Related Skills: 
  
  • Matlab Software (Basic).
  • Motion captures system (Vicon, Curtex).
  • EMG system.
  • Force plate.
  • Dynamometer system (Biodex).
  • Ultrasound device.
  • Spinal Mouse system.
  • Good knowledge of Macintosh Operating System.
  • Good knowledge of Microsoft Windows Operating System.
  • Decent knowledge of Windows office programs.
  • Decent knowledge of InDesign software.
  • Decent knowledge of SPSS software.
 
Affiliation:
  • Sport Science Research Inistitut of Iran (SSRI).
  • European society of Biomechanics (ESB).
  • Sport Science Research Inistitite (SSRI), Ministry of science, Research &Technology, Iran.
  • University Sport Organization (USO), Ministry of science, Research &Technology, Iran.