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Dr Chris Mills

Associate Head (Academic)

  1. 2021
  2. Published
  3. 2020
  4. Published

    Do static and dynamic activities induce potentially damaging breast skin strain?

    Michelle Norris, Dr Chris Mills, Amy Sanchez & Professor Joanna Wakefield-Scurr, 14 Jul 2020, In: BMJ Open Sport and Exercise Medicine. 6, 1, 10 p., e000770.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  5. Published

    The effects of compression garments on stability and lower limb kinematics during a forward lunge

    Ioannis Angelakos, Dr Chris Mills & Dr Joseph O'Halloran, 31 Jan 2020, In: Journal of Human Kinetics. 71, 1, p. 59-68 10 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  6. 2019
  7. Early online

    The kinematics of breasts implanted with a reduced mass implant: a pilot study

    Michelle Norris, Melissa Jones, Dr Chris Mills, Tim Blackmore, Chris Inglefield & Professor Joanna Wakefield-Scurr, 30 Aug 2019, (Early online) In: Aesthetic Surgery Journal.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  8. Early online

    There are two sides to every story: implications of asymmetry on breast support requirements for sports bra manufacturers

    Dr Timothy Exell, Alexandra Milligan, Dr Jenny Burbage, Debbie Risius, Amy Sanchez, Miss Brogan Horler, Dr Chris Mills & Professor Joanna Wakefield-Scurr, 14 Jun 2019, (Early online) In: Sports Biomechanics. 13 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  9. 2018
  10. Published

    Breast movement asymmetry during running: implications for breast support

    Dr Timothy Exell, Alex Milligan, Dr Jenny Burbage, Amy Sanchez, Miss Brogan Horler, Dr Chris Mills & Professor Joanna Wakefield-Scurr, 26 Nov 2018, ISBS Proceedings Archive. Northern Michigan University, 4 p.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

  11. Published

    Accuracy evaluation of the swim sensor output (Euler angles)

    Dr Chris Mills, Dr Mitch Lomax & Dr Heather Massey, Jul 2018, 32 p.

    Research output: Book/ReportCommissioned report

  12. Published

    Breast skin strain during everyday activities

    Michelle Norris, Amy Sanchez, Dr Chris Mills & Professor Joanna Wakefield-Scurr, 2018.

    Research output: Contribution to conferenceAbstractpeer-review

  13. Published

    Breast skin strain sensor array configurations

    Michelle Norris, Amy Sanchez, Dr Chris Mills & Professor Joanna Wakefield-Scurr, 2018, p. P1045.

    Research output: Contribution to conferenceAbstractpeer-review

  14. 2017
  15. Published

    Quantification of gravity-induced skin strain across the breast surface

    Amy Sanchez, Dr Chris Mills, Steve Haake, Michelle Norris & Professor Joanna Wakefield-Scurr, 1 Dec 2017, In: Clinical Biomechanics. 50, p. 47-55 9 p., 0.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  16. Published
  17. Published

    Estimating breast mass-density: a retrospective analysis of radiological data

    Amy Zena Sanchez, Dr Chris Mills & Professor Joanna Wakefield-Scurr, 1 Mar 2017, In: The Breast Journal. 23, 2, p. 237-239 3 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalLetterpeer-review

  18. Published

    Evidence of big five and aggressive personalities in gait biomechanics

    Liam Paul Satchell, Dr Paul Morris, Dr Chris Mills, Liam Christopher O'Reilly, Mr Paul Marshman & Dr Lucy Akehurst, Mar 2017, In: Journal of Nonverbal Behavior. 41, 1, p. 35-44

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  19. 2016
  20. Published

    Estimating the gravity induced three dimensional deformation of the breast

    Dr Chris Mills, Amy Sanchez & Professor Joanna Wakefield-Scurr, Dec 2016, In: Journal of Biomechanics. 49, 16, p. 4134-4137

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  21. Published

    Perceptual-motor behaviour during a simulated pedestrian crossing

    Dr Matt Dicks, Christal Clashing, Liam Christopher O'Reilly & Dr Chris Mills, Sep 2016, In: Gait and Posture. 49, p. 241-245

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  22. Published

    How the science of sports bras keeps women with larger breasts in the running

    Dr Chris Mills, 30 Aug 2016, The Conversation.

    Research output: Contribution to specialist publicationArticle

  23. Published

    Trunk marker sets and the subsequent calculation of trunk and breast kinematics during treadmill running

    Dr Chris Mills, A. Loveridge, A. Milligan & Professor Joanna Wakefield-Scurr, 20 Jun 2016, In: Textile Research Journal. 86, 11, p. 1128-1136

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  24. 2015
  25. Published

    The influence of breast support on torso, pelvis and arm kinematics during a five kilometer treadmill run

    Alexandra Milligan, Dr Chris Mills, Dr Jo Corbett & Professor Joanna Wakefield-Scurr, Aug 2015, In: Human Movement Science. 42, p. 246-260

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  26. Published

    Trunk reference frames and the calculation of trunk and breast kinematics in human movement analysis

    Dr Chris Mills, Amy Loveridge, Alex Milligan & Professor Joanna Wakefield-Scurr, Jul 2015, p. 1851-1852. 2 p.

    Research output: Contribution to conferenceAbstractpeer-review

  27. Published

    Breast support garments are ineffective at reducing breast motion during an aqua aerobics jumping exercise

    Dr Chris Mills, Bessie Ayres & Professor Joanna Wakefield-Scurr, Jun 2015, In: Journal of Human Kinetics. 46, p. 49-58

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  28. Published

    Acute changes in clinical breast measurements following bra removal: implications for surgical practice

    Professor Joanna Wakefield-Scurr, Amy Loveridge, Nicola Brown & Dr Chris Mills, 2015, In: JPRAS Open. 3, p. 22-25

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  29. Published

    Breast motion asymmetry during running

    Dr Chris Mills, Debbie Risius & Professor Joanna Wakefield-Scurr, 2015, In: Journal of Sports Sciences. 33, 7, p. 746-753

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  30. Published

    Do ergogenic aids alter lower extremity joint alignment during a functional movement lunge prior to and following an exercise bout?

    Dr Chris Mills, James Knight & Dr Gemma Milligan, 2015, In: Journal of Human Kinetics. 45, 1, p. 9-17

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  31. Published

    Magnitude of multiplanar breast kinematics differs depending upon run distance

    Alexandra Milligan, Dr Chris Mills, Dr Jo Corbett & Professor Joanna Wakefield-Scurr, 2015, In: Journal of Sports Sciences.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  32. Published

    Multiplanar breast kinematics during different exercise modalities

    Debbie Risius, Alexandra Milligan, Dr Chris Mills & Professor Joanna Wakefield-Scurr, 2015, In: European Journal of Sport Science. 15, 2, p. 111-117

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  33. Published

    The effect of breast support and breast pain on upper-extremity kinematics during running: implications for females with large breasts

    Dr Jenny Burbage, Dr Chris Mills, Nick Ball & Professor Joanna Wakefield-Scurr, 2015, In: Journal of Sports Sciences. 33, 19, p. 2043-2050

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  34. Published

    The movement of the trunk and breast during front crawl and breaststroke swimming

    Dr Chris Mills, Dr Mitch Lomax, Bessie Ayres & Professor Joanna Wakefield-Scurr, 2015, In: Journal of Sports Sciences. 33, 4, p. 427-436

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  35. 2014
  36. Published

    The effect of breast support on upper body muscle activity during 5km treadmill running

    Alexandra Milligan, Dr Chris Mills & Professor Joanna Wakefield-Scurr, 1 Dec 2014, In: Human Movement Science. 38, p. 74-83

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  37. Published

    Breast support performance during short and prolonged running

    Alex Milligan, Dr Chris Mills & Professor Joanna Wakefield-Scurr, 9 Oct 2014, p. 190-194. 5 p.

    Research output: Contribution to conferencePaperpeer-review

  38. Published

    Is torso soft tissue motion really an artefact within breast biomechanics research?

    Dr Chris Mills, Amy Loveridge, Alex Milligan, Debbie Risius & Professor Joanna Wakefield-Scurr, 22 Aug 2014, In: Journal of Biomechanics. 47, 11, p. 2606-2610

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  39. Published

    Breast support implications for larger-breasted female athletes during vertical jumping

    Jenny White, Dr Chris Mills & Professor Joanna Wakefield-Scurr, 8 Jul 2014, p. T467.

    Research output: Contribution to conferenceAbstractpeer-review

  40. Published

    Breast support implications for larger-breasted females during vertical jumping

    Dr Jenny Burbage, Dr Chris Mills & Professor Joanna Wakefield-Scurr, Jul 2014, Proceedings of the 7th World Congress of Biomechanics: WCB 2014. World Congress of Biomechanics

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)peer-review

  41. Published

    Within-participant variance in multiplanar breast kinematics during 5 km Treadmill running

    Alexandra Milligan, Dr Chris Mills & Professor Joanna Wakefield-Scurr, 1 Apr 2014, In: Journal of Applied Biomechanics. 30, 2, p. 244-249

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  42. Published

    Can axes conventions of the trunk reference frame influence breast displacement calculation during running?

    Dr Chris Mills, Amy Loveridge, Alex Milligan, Debbie Risius & Professor Joanna Wakefield-Scurr, 22 Jan 2014, In: Journal of Biomechanics. 47, 2, p. 575-578 4 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  43. 2013
  44. Published

    A biomechanical analysis of breast kinematics during different exercise modalities

    Debbie Risius, Alex Milligan, Dr Chris Mills & Professor Joanna Wakefield-Scurr, Sep 2013, p. 336-337.

    Research output: Contribution to conferenceAbstractpeer-review

  45. Published

    A biomechanical assessment of breast kinematics during different exercise modalities

    Debbie Judith Risius, Alex Milligan, Dr Chris Mills & Professor Joanna Wakefield-Scurr, 2013.

    Research output: Contribution to conferenceAbstractpeer-review

  46. Published

    Breast support implications for female recreational athletes during steady-state running

    Jenny White, Professor Joanna Wakefield-Scurr & Dr Chris Mills, 2013.

    Research output: Contribution to conferenceAbstractpeer-review

  47. Published

    Breast support implications for female recreational athletes during steady-state running

    Dr Jenny Burbage, Dr Chris Mills & Professor Joanna Wakefield-Scurr, 2013, Chinese Journal of Sports Biomechanics. Vol. 5(S1). p. 426-429 4 p.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

  48. 2011
  49. Published

    Gammarus: important taxon in freshwater and marine changing environments

    Almut Gerhardt, Michelle Bloor & Dr Chris Mills, 1 Dec 2011, In: International Journal of Zoology. 2011, 2 p., 524276.

    Research output: Contribution to journalEditorialpeer-review

  50. Published

    A protocol for monitoring soft tissue motion under compression garments

    Dr Chris Mills, Jul 2011.

    Research output: Contribution to conferenceAbstractpeer-review

  51. Published

    An investigation into the within and between participant variance in three-dimentional breast kinematic data during a 5 km run

    Alex Milligan, Professor Joanna Wakefield-Scurr, Dr Chris Mills & Louise Wood, Jul 2011, Proceedings of the 29th International Conference on Biomechanics in Sports (2011). International Society of Biomechanics in Sports, p. 531-534 4 p.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

  52. Published

    A protocol for monitoring soft tissue motion under compression garments during drop landings

    Dr Chris Mills, Professor Joanna Wakefield-Scurr & Louise Wood, Jun 2011, In: Journal of Biomechanics. 44, 9, p. 1821-1823 3 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  53. 2010
  54. Published

    Modifying landing mat material properties may decrease peak contact forces but increase forefoot forces in gymnastics landings

    Dr Chris Mills, M. Yeadon & M. Pain, 2010, In: Sports Biomechanics. 9, 3, p. 153-164 12 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  55. 2009
  56. Published

    Estimating sprint training times: what is an appropriate target time?

    Dr Chris Mills, Jun 2009, In: International Journal of Sports Science & Coaching. 4, 2, p. 225-232 8 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  57. Published

    Reducing ground reaction forces in gymnastics’ landings may increase internal loading

    Dr Chris Mills, M. Pain & M. Yeadon, Apr 2009, In: Journal of Biomechanics. 42, 6, p. 671-678 8 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  58. 2008
  59. Published

    Modifying landing mat material properties to reduce injuries in gymnastics landings

    Dr Chris Mills, Matthew T. G. Pain & Maurice R (Fred) Yeadon, Aug 2008, p. 79-80.

    Research output: Contribution to conferenceAbstractpeer-review

  60. Published

    The influence of simulation model complexity on the estimation of internal loading in gymnastics landings

    Dr Chris Mills, M. Pain & M. Yeadon, 2008, In: Journal of Biomechanics. 41, 3, p. 620-628 9 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  61. 2007
  62. Published

    Optimising landing strategies to minimise injury risk during gymnastics landings

    M. T. G. Pain, Dr Chris Mills & M. R. Yeadon, 2007, In: Journal of Biomechanics. 40, Supp 2, p. S200 1 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  63. 2006
  64. Published

    Selection of a simulation model for assessing injury risk in gymnastics landings

    Matthew T. G. Pain, Dr Chris Mills & Fred Yeadon, Sep 2006.

    Research output: Contribution to conferenceAbstractpeer-review

  65. Published

    Modeling a viscoelastic gymnastics landing mat during impact

    Dr Chris Mills, M. Pain & M. Yeadon, May 2006, In: Journal of Applied Biomechanics. 22, 2, p. 103-111 9 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  66. 2005
  67. Published

    Video analysis of the deformation and effective mass of gymnastics landing mats

    M. Pain, Dr Chris Mills & M. Yeadon, Oct 2005, In: Medicine and Science in Sports & Exercise. 37, 10, p. 1754-1760 7 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

  68. Published

    Determining subject specific torque-velocity relationships with the inclusion of high velocity torque data

    Matthew T. G. Pain, Dr Chris Mills & David Jessop, Aug 2005, p. 475.

    Research output: Contribution to conferenceAbstractpeer-review

  69. Published

    Modeling the gymnast-mat interaction during vault landings

    Dr Chris Mills, Matthew T. G. Pain & Fred Yeadon, Aug 2005, p. 476.

    Research output: Contribution to conferenceAbstractpeer-review

  70. 2003
  71. Published

    A simple computer simulation model of the deformation characteristics of gymnastic landing mats

    Dr Chris Mills, Matt Pain & Fred Yeadon, Sep 2003. 2 p.

    Research output: Contribution to conferenceAbstractpeer-review

  72. Published

    Area deformation characteristics of gymnastics landing mats

    Fred Yeadon, Dr Chris Mills & Matthew T. G. Pain, Sep 2003.

    Research output: Contribution to conferenceAbstractpeer-review

  73. Published

    Determining shock transmission times and variable effective mass of gymnastics landing mats under loading conditions produced by male gymnasts

    Matthew T. G. Pain, Dr Chris Mills & Fred Yeadon, Sep 2003. 2 p.

    Research output: Contribution to conferenceAbstractpeer-review

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