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Full name Abbas Meamarbashi
Last field of study Sport Biomechanics
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Department Sports Management and Biomechanics
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Professor Abbas Meamarbashi was born in Khorasan province in Iran in 1966. He completed his BSc at Mashhad University and then continued his MSc in Tehran University of Medical Sciences on 1991 and graduated on 1993. He carried out his PhD in Sports Biomechanics in the University Science Malaysia. He has expertise in Sport Biomechanics, Sport Engineering, Sport Physiology, and Sport Nutrition. He has deep knowledge in programming PC & Microcontrollers and Electronic design. He has invented more than forty research instruments and registered seven patents.
Fluent in both written and speaking English
Academic & scientific positions
• Professor in Sports Biomechnaics  (Since 29 August 2016)
• Visiting Professor at McGill University, Montreal, Canada (2014-2015, 2016)
• Head of the Department of Physical Education & Sports Science,University of Mohaghgh  Ardabili, Ardabil, Iran (22/11/2010)
• Associate Professor in Sport Biomechanics (11/4/2012)
​​​​​​​• Assistant Professor in Sports Biomechanics (21/12/2008)
Research interests
Sports Biomechanics
Sports Nutrition
Cardiovascular& Respiratory Physiology
Software Programming
Microcontroller Programming
Course taught
1- MSc in Sport Biomechnaics
2- PhD in Motor Development
3- PhD in Motor Learning
4- PhD program in Sport Physiology 
5- MSc program in Sport Physiology 
6- BSc program in Sport Physiology 
7- BSc in Physical Education and Sports Sciences
Workshops contributed

1- English Manuscript writing workshop 

2-Isometric Muscle Force Measurement 
3- Various modes of strength analysis in sports, University Science Malaysia (USM), 2-3 March 2014.
4- Soccer Biomechanics
5- Performance Analysis for Bodybuilding Coaches
Research projects
External Grant 1) Smart treadmill for elite athletes (Ministry of Industries and Mines) 2) Novel computerized biofeedback device (Ministry of Science, Research and Technology) Internal Grants 1) Kinematics and Kinetics of the left and right legs on the soccer instep kick. 2) Computerized multi-function dynamometer 3) Physical activity Monitoring System 4) Study on the preventive effects of Purslane extract on muscle soreness 5) Study on the ergogenic effects of high-nitrate foods on the cardiorespiratory strength and endurance 6) The effect of one-week melatonin supplementation on the biochemical and clinical parameters of DOMS
Theses supervised

1- Mr. F. Abedini
2- Mr. R. Ebrahimnezhad
3- Ms. A. Zarei
4- Mr. E. Abdollahi
5- Mr. H. Joodat
6- Mr. R. Farzizadeh
7. Mr. Mirzapoor
8- Ms. Kh. Nasrnezhad
9- Ms. S. Jalilian
10-Mr. A. Baglar
11-Mr. A. Rajabi
12-Mr. M. Abbasian
13-Mr. A. Ravaji
14-Mr. B.Teymuri
15-Ms. S. Moharamzadeh
16-Mr. M. Alipour
17-Ms. M. Alipour
18- Ms. V. Hakimi
19- Mr. S. Ali Abbaszadeh
20- Mr. A. Sajedi
21- Mr. M. Khodadoost
22- Ms. A. Asgharzadeh
23- Mr. R. Mirzaei
24- Ms. F. Asgharzdeh M.
25- Mr. A. Safarpoor
26- Ms. N. Mohamadzadeh G.
27- MS. F. Poormolaei
28- Mr. A. Barzegar
29- Mr. M. Shafei M.
30- Ms. S. Heshmatizadeh
31- Mr. H. Sheikhalizadeh
32- Mr. A.H. Sadri
33- Mr. S.M.Alavi
34- Mr. K. Najafi
35- Ms. Elham Sadri
36- Ms. Maryam Anvari
37- Mr. Mohammad Hossein Alizadeh
38- Mr. Moosa Ghanbarzadeh

Theses advised

1-Mr. S. Esmaeilzadeh

2- Mr. H. Dashiti

3- Mr. B. Mortezazadeh

4- Mrs. S. Azizan

5- Mrs. S. Pourrahimi

6- Mr. M. Namakshenas

7-Mrs. F. Ahmadi

8- Mr. A. Eslami

9- Mr. I. Jahanbakhsh

10- Mrs Z. Ahangari
11- Mr. Masoud Salehi
12- Ms. Nir Rahimi
13- Ms, Akram Ebadi
14- Mr. Saeid Nemati
15- Mr. Afshin Rahbar Ghazi
16-Mr. Mir Hosein Sadri
17- Ms. Elham Sorkhe
18- Mr. Seyed Majid Alabi Mehr
19- Ms. Seyed Maryam Anvari
20- Ms. Masoomeh Nadrpour Germi
21- Ms. Arefeh Mokhtari Malek Abadi
22- Mr. Moosa Ghanbari



امیرحسین صدری
الهام سرخه
سید مجبد علوی مهر
سیده مریم انواری
معصومه نادرپور گرمی
عارفه مختاری ملک آبادی
موسی قنبرزاده

Published books

1. Meamarbashi, A. The Kicking biomechanics in Soccer, CreateSpace, USA, 2012,ISBN: 978-1475131000. [Link]

2. Meamarbashi, A., Instrumental Techniques in Human Motion Analysis: Technical Prospect, VDM Verlag: Saarbrücken, Germany, 2010. ISBN: 978-3-639-24725-1. [Link]

3. Meamarbashi, A., Quantitative Methods in Assessment of Physical Activity, VDM Verlag:Saarbrücken, Germany, 2011. ISBN: 978-3-639-34461-5  [Link]

4. Meamarbashi,A., Introduction to Sports Biomechanics, Mohaghegh Ardabili Publication, Ardabil, Iran. 2012, ISBN:978-600-6554-04-4. 

5. Soccer Biomechanics, Sport Science Research Center (, 2015

6. Review of Cycling Biomechanics, Amazon, USA, ISBN: 978-1519634382 [Link]

7. Muscular Strength Measurement, Amazon, USA, ISBN: 978-1530506507 [Link]

8. Body Composition and Weight Management, University of Mohaghegh Ardabili Press, 2016.

Published articles

1) A. Meamarbashi,Design & manufacturing a computerized Multi-Channel Isometric Dynamometer,Journal of Advanced Sport Technology,2017, 1(1):15-21.
2) Meamarbashi, A., Baglar, A. Effects of eight-week corrective exercise program on the postural abnormalities in the teenage male Taekwondo athletes. International Journal of Sport Studies. 2016, 6(3): 183-189.

3) Meamarbashi A., Herbs and natural supplements in the prevention and treatment of delayed-onset muscle soreness. Avicenna Journal of Phytomedicine. 2017, 7(1):16-26.

4) Meamarbashi A., Rajabi A., Potential ergogenic effects of saffron, Journal of Dietary Supplements. 2016, 13(5): 522-529.
5) Meamarbashi, A., Rajabi, A. The preventive effects of ten days supplementation with saffron and indomethacin on the delayed-muscle soreness (DOMS), Journal of Clinical Sport Medicine. 2014, 25(2):105-112.
6) Meamarbashi, A. and Manzari Tavakoli, A., Ergogenic effect of a traditional natural powder: Ghavoot. Journal of Dietary Supplements. 2014, 11(3): 241-247.
7) Meamarbashi, A., Alipour, M., Moderate dose of watercress and red radish does not reduce oxygen consumption during graded exhaustive exercise. Avicenna Journal of Phytomedicine. 2014, 4(4): 267-275.
8) Meamarbashi, A and Rajabi, A, The effects of peppermint on exercise performance, Journal of the International Society of Sports Nutrition. 2013, 10(1):15-21.
9) Meamarbashi, A., Quantification of exercise performance intensity during walking and running by three-dimensional accelerometry, Sports Technology. 2013, 6(1):2-9.

10) Meamarbashi, A., Instant effects of peppermint essential oil on the physiological parameters and exercise performance, Avicenna Journal of Phytomedicine. 2013, 4(1): 72-78.

11) Meamarbashi A. & Rajabi A., Erythrocyte Osmotic Fragility Test Revealed Protective Effects of Supplementation with Saffron and Cinnamon on the Red Blood Cell Membrane, Asian Journal of Experimental Biological Sciences. 2013, 4(2): 322-326.

12( Siahkouhian M., Meamarbashi A., Advanced methodological approach in determination of the heart rate deflection point: S.Dmax versus L.Dmax methods, Journal of Sports Medicine and Physical Fitness. 2013, 53(1):27-33.

13) Meamarbashi, A. & Abedini, F., Preventive effects of purslane extract on delayed onset muscle soreness induced by one session bench-stepping exercise, Journal of Isokinetics and Exercise Science. 2011,19(3):199-206.
14) Meamarbashi, A. & Attarzadeh, S. R., Application of Novel Inertial Technique to Compare the Kinematics and Kinetics of the Legs in the Soccer Instep Kick, Journal of Human Kinetics. 2010, 23:3-12.
15) Khorshidi Hossini, M.; Valizadeh, A.; Bolboli, L.; Meamarbashi, A., Evaluation and development of non-exercise prediction models of maximal oxygen consumption in Azerbaijan–Iran. Asian Journal of Physical Education & Recreation. 2012, 18(1):50-57.
16) Meamarbashi, A., A Novel Inertial Technique to Measure Very High Linear and Rotational Movements in Sports. Part I: The Hardware, J. Applied Sciences. 2009, 9:1746-1751.
17) Meamarbashi, A., The hardware of portable and wireless physical activity recorder with triaxial MEMS accelerometer for short-term and high intensity physical activities, J. Applied Sciences. 2009, 9:3391-96.
18) Valizadeh, A., Azmoon, H., and Meamarbashi, A., The effect of sequence order in combined trainings on maximal strength and aerobic capacity, World Applied Sciences Journal. 2010, 10(7):797-802.
19) Meamarbashi, A. and Burhanuddin, Y. M., MEMS Triaxial Accelerometer for Physical Activity Monitoring, Proceedings of Asia-Pacific Conference of Transducers and Micro-Nano Technology (APCOT2006). Singapore. 2006, 249, 25-28.
20) Meamarbashi, A. and Burhanuddin, Y. M., Proceeding of 12th International Conference on BioMedical Engineering, Dec. 2005, Singapore.
21) Meamarbashi, A., Larmie,E.T.,Rusli Abdullah,M. and Attarzadeh,R., Design of a software for a novel inertial data logger to measure high kinematic parameters of soccer instep kick. Proceedings of 2008 International Pre-Olympic Congress Volume I. 2009, 23-28, 5-7.
22) Meamarbashi, A., A Novel Method to Measure Biomechanical Parameters of Soccer Kicks and Two-Footedness in the Field. Proceedings of 2008 International Pre-Olympic Congress Volume I. 2008, 28-30, 5-7.
23) Keshavarz, SA; Memarbashi, A; Balali, M, Preventive effect of selenium on T-2 toxin
membrane toxicity, Biological Reactive Intermediates VI. 2001, 500, 463-466.
24) Sabzevari Rad, R., Bolboli, L, Siahouhian, M, Meamarbashi, A. Comparison of running time in anaerobic threshold to exhaustion stage in active and inactive boys International Research Journal of Applied and Basic Sciences. 2015, 9(3): 300-307
Internal Journal Articles:
25) Meamarbashi, A. Design and manufacturing software and hardware if a Computerized Biofeedback. Journal of Research in Sport Science. 2010, 7(6):13-24.
26) Meamarbashi, A., Abbasian,M., The Effect of Ten Days Cinnamon Supplementation on the Biochemical and Functional Markers of Delayed Onset Muscle Soreness. Journal of Research in Sport Science. 2013, 5(20):63-80.
27) Meamarbashi, A. Hakimi, V., Effects of saffron supplementation on the cardio-respiratory endurance in the healthy inactive girls. Saffron Agronomy & Technology. 2014, 2(3): 225-230.
28) Meamarbashi, A, Farzizadeh, R. The effect of rapid weight-loss on the performance and physical fitness parameters on the teenage elite wrestlers, Journal of Sport in Biomotor Sciences. 2015, 13(1): 38-45.
29) Meamarbashi, A., Joodat, H., Siahkouhian, M., Evaluation of computerized diet program on selected anthropometric and performance tests in bodybuilder athletes. Journal of Practical Studies of Biosciences in Sport. 2016, 4(7):67-75.

Under publication articles

A new fitness dependent maximal protocol for determination of heart rate deflection point

Journals Editorial Board
Journal of Advanced Sport Technology (Editor-in-Cheif)
Journal of Sport Biomechanics (Editorial Board)
Journal of Sports Science (Reviewer)
CPQ Orthopaedics(Editorial Board)
Awards & honors

1) Sports Motion Analysis System

2) Body Fat Caliper

3) Physical Activity Monitoring System (PAMs)

4) Computerized Multifunction Back-Leg & Chest Muscles Dynamometer

5) Pelvic Floor Muscles Strengthening with Vaginal Cones

6) Computerized Biofeedback Device

7) Best Oral Presenter in the National Congress in Sports Biomechanics & Sports Technology, February 21-22, 2009, Kerman, Iran

8) Gold medal in UKM Research and Innovation Expo 2005, Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia (UKM), Project: Physical Activity Monitoring System (PAMs), July 14-16, 2005, Malaysia

9) Best inventor in the third North-West inventions exhibition and winner of 3000000 Rls incentive grant

10) Selected invention for incentive prototyping grant: Skinfold Caliper. Iran's Elite Foundation

11) Selected invention for incentive prototyping grant: Physical activity monitoring system. Iran's Elite Foundation


Professional membership
, Member of Sport Biomechn aics group, Sport scinece educational planning, Ministry of Science, Research, Technology 
Member of Sport Engineering committee at the Sport Research Center, Ministry of Science, Research, Technology ,
Member of the Canadian Society for Biomechanics
Executive Activities
1- Head of Department of Physical Education and Sports Sciences November 2010-January 2013. 2- Editor-in-Chief of the Journal of Advanced Sport Technology
Journal Referee

Applied Physiology, Nutrition, and Metabolism

Journal of Sports Science

Journal of Medicine and Medical Research

The Annals of Applied Sport Science

World Journal of Applied Science

Journal of Pulmonary & Respiratory Medicine 

Journal of nutrition & food sciences

The Annals of Applied Sport Science

1) Sports Motion Analysis System
2) Body Fat Caliper
3) Physical Activity Monitoring System (PAMs)
4) Computerized Multifunction Back-Leg & Chest Muscles Dynamometer
5) Pelvic Floor Muscles Strengthening with Vaginal Cones
6) Computerized Biofeedback Device
7) Multifunction device for estimating cardiorespiratory fitness in Step Tests
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