Submission Deadline: Jan. 30, 2016
Lead Guest Editor
Anup Adhikari
Anthropometrica Institute, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Guest Editors
  • Fernando Ferreyro Bravo
    Department of Sports Nutrition, Integral Unit of Healthcare, Autonomous University of Yucatan, Merida, Yucatan, Mexico
  • Fernando Alacid
    Faculty of Sport, Saint Anthony Catholic University, Murcia, Spain
  • Sudip Datta Banik
    Department of Human Ecology, Center for Research and Advanced Studies of the National Polytechnic Institute, Merida, Mexico
Guidelines for Submission
Manuscripts can be submitted until the expiry of the deadline. Submissions must be previously unpublished and may not be under consideration elsewhere.
Papers should be formatted according to the guidelines for authors (see: By submitting your manuscripts to the special issue, you are acknowledging that you accept the rules established for publication of manuscripts, including agreement to pay the Article Processing Charges for the manuscripts. Manuscripts should be submitted electronically through the online manuscript submission system at All papers will be peer-reviewed. Accepted papers will be published continuously in the journal and will be listed together on the special issue website.
Published Papers
Authors: Priya Nandy, Pritha Chatterjee, Anupam Bandyopadhyay
Pages: 37-43 Published Online: Feb. 23, 2016
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Authors: Shivani Chandel, S. L. Malik
Pages: 31-36 Published Online: Jan. 20, 2016
Views 3909 Downloads 113
Authors: Anindita Das, Ravi Sharma
Pages: 27-30 Published Online: Jan. 20, 2016
Views 4244 Downloads 165
Authors: Anup Adhikari
Pages: 22-26 Published Online: Jan. 20, 2016
Views 4372 Downloads 112
Authors: Pritha Chatterjee, Arush Goswami, Anupam Bandyopadhyay
Pages: 15-21 Published Online: Jan. 8, 2016
Views 4787 Downloads 157
Authors: Ashish Kumar Singh, M. Elayaraja, Ajeet Jaiswal
Pages: 9-14 Published Online: Oct. 29, 2015
Views 4044 Downloads 114
Authors: Anup Adhikari, N. P. Sinha
Pages: 1-8 Published Online: Oct. 29, 2015
Views 5694 Downloads 147
Kinanthropometry is defined as the study of human size, shape, proportion, composition, maturation, and gross function, in order to understand growth, exercise, performance, and nutrition. Kinanthropometry is the interface between human anatomy and movement. It is the application of a series of measurements made on the body and from which the data can be used to produce various indices and body composition predictions to measure and describe physique. Scientific papers are invited on growth and development related to Kinanthropometry from different perspectives. This special issue aims to publish articles on anthropometrical aspects related to sport, growth & development, evaluation of physical aspects of different ethnical groups, body composition and somatotype.

Areas to covered :

1. Growth and Development.
2. Kinanthropometry and sports
3. Somatotype of different ethnical groups
4. Body composition
5. Anthropometrical aspects of different ethnical populations.
6. Physical characteristics of different population including baby, children and adult.
7. Influence of body type and physical characteristics on sport performance.
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