Johnson, CD., Eagle, SR., Nindl, BC., Lovalekar, MT., Flanagan, SD., Pepping, G.-J., & Connaboy, C. (in press). The effects of fatiguing exercise and load carriage on the perception and initiation of movement. European Journal of Sport Science.
McGuckian, T. B., Cole, M., Chalkley, D., Jordet, G., & Pepping, G.-J. (in press). The influence of playing position, pitch position and phase of play on the visual exploratory actions of youth football players during 11v11 match-play. Journal of Sports Sciences.
Eagle, S. R., Kontos, A. P., Pepping, G.-J., Johnson, C. D., Sinnott A., LaGoy, A., Connaboy, C. (2020). Increased risk of musculoskeletal injury following sport-related concussion: a perception-action coupling approach. Sports Medicine, 50(1), 15-23. doi: 10.1007/s40279-019-01144-3.
Connaboy, C., LaGoy, A. D., Johnson, C. D., Sinnott, A. M., Eagle, S. R., Bower, J. L., Pepping, G.-J., Simpson R. J., Alfano C. A. (2020). Sleep deprivation impairs affordance perception behavior during an action boundary accuracy assessment. Acta Astronautica, 166, 270&ndash276. http://doi.org/10.1016/j.actaastro.2019.10.029
Johnson, C. D., LaGoy, A. D., Pepping, G.-J., Eagle, S. R., Beethe, A. Z., Bower, J. L., et al. (2019). Action Boundary Proximity Effects on Perceptual-Motor Judgments. Aerospace Medicine and Human Performance, 90(12), 1000&ndash1008. http://doi.org/10.3357/AMHP.5376.2019
van Andel, S., McGuckian, T. B., Chalkley, D., Cole, M. H., & Pepping, G.-J. (2019). Principles of the Guidance of Exploration for Orientation and Specification of Action. Frontiers in Behavioral Neuroscience, 13, 734&ndash11. http://doi.org/10.3389/fnbeh.2019.00231
Warman, G., Cole, M., Chalkley, D., Johnston, R., & Pepping, G.-J. (2019). Using microtechnology to quantify torso angle during match-play in field hockey. Journal of Strength and Conditioning Research, 33(10), 2648-2654. http://doi.org/10.1519/JSC.0000000000003238.
Porter, C., Greenwood, D., Panchuk, D., & Pepping, G.-J. (in press). Learner-adapted practice promotes skill transfer in unskilled adults learning the basketball set shot. European Journal of Sports Science. http://doi.org/10.1080/17461391.2019.1611931.
Van Andel, S., Cole, M., & Pepping, G.-J. (2019). Associations between gait-related falls and gait adaptations when stepping onto a curb: A prospective falls study. Journal of Aging and Health, 27, 309-315. http://doi.org/10.1123/japa.2018-0124.
Van Andel, S., Cole, M., & Pepping, G.-J. (2019). Influence of age and falls incidence on TauG guidance of centre of pressure movement during gait initiation. Gait & Posture 70, 104-108. http://doi.org/10.1016/j.gaitpost.2019.02.030.
Johnson, C. D., Beethe, A. Z., Eagle, S. R., Mi, Q., Lovalekar, M. T., Pepping, G.-J., Nindl, B. C., Flanagan, S. D., Connaboy, C. (2019). POMS fatigue scale is responsive to fatiguing protocol but shows no relationship to perceived or performance decrements. Translational Sports Medicine, 2(3), 153-160. https://doi.org/10.1002/tsm2.65
Connaboy, C., Johnson, C., LaGoy, A., Pepping, G.-J., Simpson, R., Deng, Z., Ma, L., Bower, J. L., Eagle, S. R., Flanagan, S. D., & Alfano, C. (2019). Intersession Reliability and Within-Session Stability of a Novel Perception-Action Coupling Task. Aerospace Medicine and Human Performance, 90(2), 77-83. https://doi.org/10.3357/AMHP.5190.2019.
McGuckian, T. B., Cole, M. H., Chalkley, D., Jordet, G., & Pepping, G.-J. (2019). Visual Exploration When Surrounded by Affordances: Frequency of Head Movements Is Predictive of Response Speed. Ecological Psychology, 31(1), 30-48. http://doi.org/10.1080/10407413.2018.1495548
McGuckian, T. B., Cole, M. H., Jordet, G., Chalkley, D., & Pepping, G.-J. (2018). Don't turn blind! The relationship between exploration before ball possession and on-ball performance in association football. Frontiers in Psychology, 9(DEC), 441. http://doi.org/10.3389/fpsyg.2018.02520
van Andel, S., Cole, M. H., & Pepping, G.-J. (2018). Regulation of locomotor pointing across the lifespan: Investigating age-related influences on perceptual-motor coupling. PLoS One, 13(7), e0200244&ndash16. http://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0200244
Jordet, G., & Pepping, G.-J. (2018). Flipping sport psychology theory into practice: A context- and behavior centered approach. In Massimiliano L. Cappuccio (Ed.), Handbook of Embodied Cognition and Sport Psychology. MIT Press.
van Andel, S., Cole, M. H., & Pepping, G.-J. (2018). Perceptual-motor regulation in locomotor pointing while approaching a curb. Gait & Posture, 60, 164-170. http://doi.org/10.1016/j.gaitpost.2017.12.006
Croft, J., Pepping, G.-J., Button, C., Chow, J. (2018). Children&rsquos perception of action boundaries and how it affects their climbing behavior. Journal of Experimental Child Psychology, 166, 134-146. http: doi: 10.1016/j.jecp.2017.07.012
Shepherd, J. B., Giblin, G., Pepping, G.-J., Thiel, D., & Rowlands, D. (2017). Development and validation of a single wrist mounted inertial sensor for biomechanical performance analysis of an elite netball shot. IEEE Sensors Letters, 1(5), 1-4. http://doi.org/10.1109/LSENS.2017.2750695
Pritchard, B. T., Stanton, W., Lord, R., Petocz, P. & Pepping, G.-J. (2017). Factors Affecting Measurement of Salivary Cortisol and Secretory Immunoglobulin A in Field Studies of Athletes. Frontiers in Endocrinology. http: dx.doi.org/10.3389/fendo.2017.00168/
McGuckian, T., Cole, M., & Pepping, G.-J. (2017). A systematic review of the technology-based assessment of visual perception and exploration behaviour in association football. Journal of Sports Sciences. http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/02640414.2017.1344780
Postma, D. B. W., Smith, J., Pepping, G.-J., van Andel, S., & Zaal, F. T. J. M. (2017). When a fly ball is out of reach: catchability judgments are not based on optical acceleration cancelation. Frontiers in Psychology, 8(868), 1427-8. http://doi.org/10.3389/fpsyg.2017.00535
Hettinga, F. J., Konings, M. J., & Pepping, G.-J. (2017). The science of racing against opponents: affordance competition and the regulation of exercise intensity in head-to-head competition. Frontiers in Physiology, 8, 239-246. http://doi.org/10.3389/fphys.2017.00118
van Andel, S., Cole, M. H., & Pepping, G.-J. (2017). A systematic review on perceptual-motor calibration to changes in action capabilities. Human Movement Science, 51(C), 59-71. http://doi.org/10.1016/j.humov.2016.11.004
Current Research Students (HDR)
2018 - present date: Robert Edwards (M.Phil.) The impact of thirst on cognitive function (Co-Supervisor, ACU Melbourne).
2018 - present date: Courtney Porter (Ph.D.) Understanding and measuring the transfer of decision-making and related perceptual skills in expert team-sport performers (Co-Supervisor, Queensland University of Technology).
2018 - present date: Katherine Massey (Honours, Clinical/Physiotherapy) Investigating Perceptuo-Motor Coupling in Gait in Parkinson's Disease.
2017 - present date: Geoff Warman (Ph.D.) Investigating the Relationship Between Visual Exploratory Behaviours, Posture and Physiological Load in Field Hockey Athletes. (Principle Supervisor, ACU Brisbane).
2020 An Inter-generational Learning and Living Campus: A New Model for Healthy Senior Living and Integrated School Communities across Urban and Regional Australia (AU$1,156,152.75 CI-C). NHMRC Ideas Grant.
2019 Promoting gait adaptability through organized walking in the community: a pilot study (AU$10,000 PI). ACU, FHS Research Project Grant.
2018 Virtual Reality Track Cycling Simulator (AU$100k Co-Investigator). Sports Science Innovation Grant, Advance Queensland.
2018 Understanding and measuring the transfer of decision-making and related perceptual skills in expert team-sport performers (AU$62,500 Co-PI). University of the Sunshine Coast/ Queensland Academy of Sport.
2017 The contribution of perceptuo-motor deficits to falls in high-risk clinical groups. ACU Undergraduate Research Internship (AU$2,000 PI). ACU.
2016 Developing Technology to Investigate Exploration and Perception-Action Expertise for Interpersonal Decision-Making in Field Hockey (PhD Scholarship, AU$105,000 PI). ACU/Queensland Academy of Sport.
2015    Improving Postural Sway Control in Elite Archers Using Biofeedback Training Tools. Australian Institute of Sport (AU$18,500 PI). QAS (Queensland Academy of Sport).
2014    Characterization of Psychological Risk, Overlap with Physical Health, and Associated Performance in Isolated, Confined, Extreme (ICE) Environments (US$950,000 Collaborator). NASA.
2007    Improving the Scientific Infrastructure for Sports, Exercise, and Health Related Research in Groningen (&euro251,000). ZonMW (the Netherlands Organisation for Health Research and Development). UMCG, University of Groningen, the Netherlands.
2007     Effectiveness of Extracorporeal Shockwave Therapy in Jumping Athletes with Patellar Tendinopathy (&euro250,000). ZonMW (the Netherlands Organisation for Health Research and Development). UMCG, University of Groningen, the Netherlands.
2007    The Groningen Novice Running Project 2 (GRONORUN 2) (&euro250,000). ZonMW (the Netherlands Organisation for Health Research and Development), program Sports, Physical Activity and Health. UMCG, University of Groningen, the Netherlands.
2006    New Care for Tendinopathy Sufferers: The Tendinopathy Clinic (&euro27,500). United Healthcare Insurers & University Medical Centre Groningen, the Netherlands.
2005    Sonic aids for physiotherapy: overcoming movement difficulties in Parkinson&rsquos disease (£5,000). Small Project Grant, University of Edinburgh Development Trust.
2004    Developing tools to assess and improve co-ordination in children with DCD (£5,000). Research Fund, University of Edinburgh Development Trust.
2003    Scottish centre for interdisciplinary research on directed movement in cells (£30,000). Carnegie Trust. Department of Psychology, University of Edinburgh.
2003 Assessing co-ordination of movement in children with perceptuo-motor problems. ESRC-studentship Joanne Smith.
2002    Assessing co-ordination of movement in children with perceptuo-motor problems (£4,950). Small Project Grant, University of Edinburgh Development Trust.
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