Chris Button

Summary

Affiliation: University of Otago
Country: New Zealand

Publications

  1. ncbi Examining movement variability in the basketball free-throw action at different skill levels
    Chris Button
    Department of Physical Education, University of Edinburgh
    Res Q Exerc Sport 74:257-69. 2003
  2. doi A review of vision-based motion analysis in sport
    Sian Barris
    Human Performance Centre, School of Physical Education, University of Otago, Dunedin, New Zealand
    Sports Med 38:1025-43. 2008
  3. ncbi Nonlinear pedagogy: a constraints-led framework for understanding emergence of game play and movement skills
    Jia Yi Chow
    University of Otago, School of Physical Education, 46 Union Street West, PO Box 56, Otago, New Zealand
    Nonlinear Dynamics Psychol Life Sci 10:71-103. 2006
  4. ncbi The influence of familiarization on the reliability of force variables measured during unloaded and loaded vertical jumps
    Gavin Moir
    Department of Physical Education, Sport and Leisure Studies, University of Edinburgh, Edinburgh, Scotland
    J Strength Cond Res 19:140-5. 2005
  5. ncbi Influence of familiarization on the reliability of vertical jump and acceleration sprinting performance in physically active men
    Gavin Moir
    Department of Physical Education, Sport, and Leisure Studies, University of Edinburgh, Edinburgh, Scotland
    J Strength Cond Res 18:276-80. 2004
  6. ncbi Anticipatory responses to perturbation of co-ordination in one-handed catching
    Chris Button
    Department of Physical Education, Sport and Leisure Studies, University of Edinburgh, UK
    Acta Psychol (Amst) 109:75-93. 2002
  7. ncbi Variation in coordination of a discrete multiarticular action as a function of skill level
    Jia Yi Chow
    Physical Education and Sports Science, National Institute of Education, Singapore
    J Mot Behav 39:463-79. 2007
  8. ncbi Unnatural selection: talent identification and development in sport
    Angela Abbott
    University of Edinburgh, UK
    Nonlinear Dynamics Psychol Life Sci 9:61-88. 2005
  9. ncbi The influence of professional expertise and task complexity upon the potency of the contextual interference effect
    Stewart Ollis
    PESLS Department, University of Edinburgh, Edinburgh EH8 8AQ, United Kingdom
    Acta Psychol (Amst) 118:229-44. 2005
  10. ncbi Coordination changes in a discrete multi-articular action as a function of practice
    Jia Yi Chow
    Physical Education and Sports Science, Nanyang Technological University, 1 Nanyang Walk, Singapore 637616, Singapore
    Acta Psychol (Amst) 127:163-76. 2008

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Publications12

  1. ncbi Examining movement variability in the basketball free-throw action at different skill levels
    Chris Button
    Department of Physical Education, University of Edinburgh
    Res Q Exerc Sport 74:257-69. 2003
    ..It is suggested that the angular motions of the elbow and wrist joints were compensated for each other toward the end of each throw to adapt to subtle changes in release parameters of the ball...
  2. doi A review of vision-based motion analysis in sport
    Sian Barris
    Human Performance Centre, School of Physical Education, University of Otago, Dunedin, New Zealand
    Sports Med 38:1025-43. 2008
    ....
  3. ncbi Nonlinear pedagogy: a constraints-led framework for understanding emergence of game play and movement skills
    Jia Yi Chow
    University of Otago, School of Physical Education, 46 Union Street West, PO Box 56, Otago, New Zealand
    Nonlinear Dynamics Psychol Life Sci 10:71-103. 2006
    ..The data and theoretical modeling presented in this paper provide a rationale in nonlinear dynamics for the efficacy of a prominent model of game play teaching, Teaching Games for Understanding approach...
  4. ncbi The influence of familiarization on the reliability of force variables measured during unloaded and loaded vertical jumps
    Gavin Moir
    Department of Physical Education, Sport and Leisure Studies, University of Edinburgh, Edinburgh, Scotland
    J Strength Cond Res 19:140-5. 2005
    ..High levels of reliability can be achieved in a variety of force variables without the need for familiarization sessions when performing SJ under unloaded conditions and with loads of 30 and 60% of 1RM squat with physically active men...
  5. ncbi Influence of familiarization on the reliability of vertical jump and acceleration sprinting performance in physically active men
    Gavin Moir
    Department of Physical Education, Sport, and Leisure Studies, University of Edinburgh, Edinburgh, Scotland
    J Strength Cond Res 18:276-80. 2004
    ..9 to 2.6%. These results indicate that high levels of reliability can be achieved without the need for familiarization sessions when using loaded and unloaded CMJ and SJ and 20-m sprint performance with physically active men...
  6. ncbi Anticipatory responses to perturbation of co-ordination in one-handed catching
    Chris Button
    Department of Physical Education, Sport and Leisure Studies, University of Edinburgh, UK
    Acta Psychol (Amst) 109:75-93. 2002
    ..When the catchers could not anticipate perturbations, movement strategies suggested the use of a continuous tracking-based mode of control rather than a prediction-based mode of control...
  7. ncbi Variation in coordination of a discrete multiarticular action as a function of skill level
    Jia Yi Chow
    Physical Education and Sports Science, National Institute of Education, Singapore
    J Mot Behav 39:463-79. 2007
    ..The authors also highlight the merit of using a model of the acquisition of coordination in examining how coordination modes for multiarticular actions differ as a function of skill...
  8. ncbi Unnatural selection: talent identification and development in sport
    Angela Abbott
    University of Edinburgh, UK
    Nonlinear Dynamics Psychol Life Sci 9:61-88. 2005
    ..A generic model of talent identification and development is proposed that addresses these issues and provides direction for future research...
  9. ncbi The influence of professional expertise and task complexity upon the potency of the contextual interference effect
    Stewart Ollis
    PESLS Department, University of Edinburgh, Edinburgh EH8 8AQ, United Kingdom
    Acta Psychol (Amst) 118:229-44. 2005
    ..In conclusion, complexity and experience are mediating factors influencing the potency of the CI training effect in real-world settings...
  10. ncbi Coordination changes in a discrete multi-articular action as a function of practice
    Jia Yi Chow
    Physical Education and Sports Science, Nanyang Technological University, 1 Nanyang Walk, Singapore 637616, Singapore
    Acta Psychol (Amst) 127:163-76. 2008
    ..The present study highlighted individual differences in acquisition of coordination and control of joint motion even under similar task constraints, showing how degeneracy in movement systems facilitates learning...
  11. ncbi The effect of periodized resistance training on accelerative sprint performance
    Gavin Moir
    Exercise Science Department, East Stroudsburg University, East Stroudsburg, Pennsylvania 18301 2999, USA
    Sports Biomech 6:285-300. 2007
    ....
  12. ncbi Dynamics of movement patterning in learning a discrete multiarticular action
    Jia Yi Chow
    Physical Education and Sports Science, National Institute of Education, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore
    Motor Control 12:219-40. 2008
    ..In summary, it was observed that intentional and informational constraints play an important role in influencing the specific pathway of change for individual learners as they search for new preferred movement patterns...