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doc. dr. sc. Pavle Mikulić

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Izabrane publikacije


Znanstveni radovi objavljeni u međunarodnim znanstvenim časopisima (indeksiranim u Web of Science):

  1. Grgic, J., Homolak, J., Mikulic, P., Botella, J., Schoenfeld, B.J. (2018). Inducing hypertrophic effects of type I skeletal muscle fibers: a new hypothetical paradigm in resistance training aimed at muscular hypertrophy. Medical Hypotheses, 112, 40-42. Abstract
  2. Mikulic, P., Bralic, N. (2018). Elite status maintained: a 12-year physiological and performance follow-up of two Olympic champion rowers. Journal of Sports Sciences, 36(6), 660-665. Abstract
  3. Grgic, J., Schoenfeld, B.J., Skrepnik, M., Davies, T., Mikulic, P. (2018). Effects of rest interval duration in resistance training on measures of muscular strength: A systematic review. Sports Medicine, 48(1), 137-151. Abstract
  4. Grgic, J., Lazinica, B., Mikulic, P., Schoenfeld, B.J. (2017). Should resistance training programs aimed at muscular hypertrophy be periodized? A systematic review of periodized versus non-periodized approaches. Science & Sports [In Press]. Abstract
  5. Grgic, J., Mikulic, P., Podnar, H., Pedisic, Z. (2017). Effects of linear and daily undulating periodized resistance training programs on measures of muscle hypertrophy: a systematic review and meta-analysis. Peer Journal, doi: 10.7717/peerj.3695 Abstract
  6. Grgic, J., Lazinica, B., Mikulic, P., Krieger, J.W., Schoenfeld, B.J. (2017). The effects of short versus long inter-set rest intervals in resistance training on measures of muscle hypertrophy: A systematic review. European Journal of Sport Science, 17(8), 983-993. Abstract
  7. Grgic, J., Mikulic, P. (2017). Caffeine ingestion acutely enhances muscular strength and power but not muscular endurance in resistance-trained men. European Journal of Sport Science, 17(8), 1029-1036. Abstract
  8. Grgic, J., Mikulic, P. (2017). Tapering practices of Croatian open-class powerlifting champions. Journal of Strength and Conditioning Research, 31(9), 2371-2378. Abstract
  9. Metikos, B., Mikulic, P., Sarabon, N., Markovic, G. (2015). Peak power output test on a rowing ergometer - a methodological study. Journal of Strength and Conditioning Research, 29(10), 2919-2925. Abstract
  10. Markovic, G., Mikulic, P., Kern, H., Sarabon, N. (2014). Intra-session reliability of traditional and nonlinear time-series posturographic measures in a semi-tandem stance: A reference to age. Measurement, 51, 124-132. Abstract
  11. Orepic, P., Mikulic, P., Soric, M., Ruzic, L., Markovic, G. (2014). Acute physiological responses to recreational in-line skating in young adults. European Journal of Sport Science, 14 Suppl 1, S25-31. Abstract 
  12. Sarabon, N., Markovic, G., Mikulic, P., Latash, M.L. (2013). Bilateral sinergies in foot force production tasks. Experimental Brain Research, 227, 121-130. Abstract          
  13. Mikulic, P., Blazina, T., Nevill, A.M., Markovic, G. (2012). Modeling longitudinal changes in maximal-intensity exercise performance in young rowing athletes. Pediatric Exercise Science, 24, 187-198. Abstract
  14. Mikulic, P. (2012). Seasonal changes in fitness parameters in a world champion rowing crew. International Journal of Sport Physiology and Performance, 7, 189-192. Abstract
  15. Klous, M., Mikulic, P., Latash, M.L. (2012). Early postural adjustments in preparation to whole-body voluntary sway. Journal of Electromyography and Kinesiology, 22, 110-116. Abstract
  16. Soric, M., Mikulic, P., Misigoj-Durakovic, M., Ruzic, L., Markovic, G. (2012). Validation of the Sensewear Armband during recreational in-line skating. European Journal of Applied Physiology, 112(3), 1183-1188. Abstract  
  17. Markovic, G., Mikulic, P. (2011). Discriminative ability of the Yo-Yo intermittent recovery test (level 1) in prospective young soccer players. Journal of Strength and Conditioning Research, 25(10), 2931-2934Abstract                      
  18. Klous, M., Mikulic, P., Latash, M.L. (2011). Two aspects of feed-forward postural control: Anticipatory postural adjustments and anticipatory synergy adjustments. Journal of Neurophysiology, 105, 2275-2288. Abstract              
  19. Mikulic, P., Markovic, G. (2011). Age- and Gender-Associated Variation in Maximal-Intensity Exercise Performance in Adolescent Rowers. International Journal of Sports Medicine, 32, 373-378. Abstract         
  20. Mikulic, P. (2011). Maturation to elite status: a six-year physiological case study of a world champion rowing crew. European Journal of Applied Physiology, 111(9), 2363-2368. Abstract
  21. Mikulic, P., Vucetic, V., Sentija, D. (2011). Strong relationship between heart rate deflection point and ventilatory threshold in trained rowers. Journal of Strength and Conditioning Research, 25(2): 360-366. Abstract              
  22. Mikulic, P. (2011). Development of aerobic and anaerobic power in adolescent rowers: a 5-year follow-up study. Scandinavian Journal of Medicine and Science in Sports, 21, e143-e149. Abstract
  23. Šiljeg, K., Leko, G., Mikulić, P. (2011). Situational success in 100-m backstroke event at the 2004 and 2008 European Swimming Championships. Sport Science, 4, 28-31.
  24. Mikulic, P., Emersic, D., Markovic, G. (2010). Reliability and discriminative ability of the modified Wingate test in 12- to 18-year-old rowers. Journal of Sports Sciences, 28(13), 1409-1414. Abstract          
  25. Markovic, G., Mikulic, P. (2010). Neuro-musculoskeletal and performance adaptations to lower-extremity plyometric training. Sports Medicine, 40(10), 859-895. Abstract   
  26. Mikulic, P., Ruzic, L., Markovic, G. (2009). Evaluation of specific anaerobic power in 12-14 year-old male rowers. Journal of Science and Medicine in Sport, 12(6), 662-666. Abstract 
  27. Mikulic, P. (2009). Anthropometric and Metabolic Determinants of 6000-m Rowing Ergometer Performance in Internationally Competitive Rowers. Journal of Strength and Conditioning Research, 23(6), 1851-1857. Abstract                  
  28. Mikulic, P., Smoljanovic, T., Bojanic, I., Hannafin, J.A., Matkovic, BR. (2009). Relationship between 2000-m rowing ergometer performance times and World Rowing Championships rankings in elite-standard rowers. Journal of Sports Sciences 27(9), 907-913. Abstract
  29. Mikulic, P., Smoljanovic, T., Bojanic, I., Hannafin, J.A., Pedisic, Z. (2009). Does 2000-m rowing ergometer performance time correlate with final rankings at the World Rowing Junior Championships? A case-study of 398 elite junior rowers. Journal of Sports Sciences, 27(4), 361-366. Abstract         
  30. Mikulic, P. (2008). Anthropometric and Physiological Profiles of Rowers of Varying Ages and Ranks. Kinesiology, 40(1), 80-88Abstract          
  31. Mikulic, P., Ruzic, L. (2008). Predicting the 1000 m rowing ergometer performance in 12-13-year-old rowers: The basis for selection process?. Journal of Science and Medicine in Sport, 11(2), 218-226. Abstract
  32. Mikulic, P., Ruzic, L., Oreb, G. (2007). What distinguishes the Olympic level heavyweight rowers from other internationally successful rowers? Collegium Antropologicum, 31(3), 811-816. Abstract


Citiranost (srpanj 2018.) 

Web of Science:

  •          333 citata 
  •          h-index = 9           


  •         350 citata
  •         h-index = 11

Google Scholar:

  •          748 citata 
  •          h-index = 13  


Na poziv uredništava, recenzirani radovi za međunarodne znanstvene časopise (indeksirane u Web of Science):

  •           British Journal of Sports Medicine (Q1)          
  •           Journal of Sport Sciences (Q1)
  •           Sports Medicine (Q1)
  •           Medicine and Science in Sports and Exercise (Q1)
  •           European Journal of Sports Science (Q1)
  •           International Journal of Sports Physiology and Performance (Q1)
  •           International Journal of Sports Medicine (Q2)
  •           Journal of Strength and Conditioning Research (Q2)
  •           Applied Physiology, Nutrition and Metabolism (Q2)
  •           Kinesiology (Q4)


Objavljena poglavlja u knjizi:

  1. Markovic, G., Mikulic, P. (2009). Plyometric Training Effects on Muscle Function and   Rapid Movement Performance: A Review: In: Advances in Strength and Conditioning research. Duncan, M., Lyons, M. (eds). Hauppauge, New York: Nova Science Publishers, Inc. pp. 155-179.



Izabrani projekti


Voditelj projekta Feed-forward changes in multi-muscle synergies in postural tasks, financiranog od strane Hrvatske Zaklade za Znanost i realiziranog u okviru programa "Postdoc" u ak.god. 2009/2010 na Pennsylvania State University (University Park, PA, USA)


Povijest zaposlenja


Kineziološki fakultet Sveučilišta u Zagrebu

  • docent: 2013. - 
  • znanstveni novak / viši asistent: 2007. - 2013.
  • znanstveni novak / asistent: 2002. - 2007. 

Department of Kinesiology, Pennsylvania State University, USA

  • postdoctoral scholar: 2009. - 2010.