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Swimming

Known as: Activities involving swimming, Swim 
An activity in which the body is propelled through water by specific movement of the arms and/or the legs. Swimming as propulsion through water by… 
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Highly Cited
2017
Highly Cited
2017
Review
2016
Review
2016
Technical evaluation of swimming performance is an essential factor of elite athletic preparation. Novel methods of analysis… 
Highly Cited
2016
Highly Cited
2016
Maximum (aerobic) metabolic rate (MMR) is defined here as the maximum rate of oxygen consumption (M˙O2max ) that a fish can… 
Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
While foraging models of terrestrial mammals are concerned primarily with optimizing time/energy budgets, models of foraging… 
Highly Cited
1994
Highly Cited
1994
Energetic requirements of under-water swimming in pygoscelid penguins were studied in Antarctica, using respirometry together… 
Highly Cited
1994
Highly Cited
1994
  • DewarGraham
  • Journal of Experimental Biology
  • 1994
  • Corpus ID: 36541170
Yellowfin tuna (Thunnus albacares) swimming kinematics was studied in a large water tunnel at controlled swimming velocities (U… 
Highly Cited
1994
Highly Cited
1994
  • DewarGraham
  • Journal of Experimental Biology
  • 1994
  • Corpus ID: 44793362
The metabolic rates (V(dot)O2) of three tropical tunas [yellowfin tuna (Thunnus albacares), kawakawa (Euthynnus affinis) and… 
Highly Cited
1993
Highly Cited
1993
We describe experiments on isolated, live muscle fibres which simulate their in vivo activity in a swimming saithe (Pollachius… 
Highly Cited
1991
Highly Cited
1991
The effects of implanted and of externally attached instruments (1.8% of body cross-sectional area) were studied on Ade1ie… 
Highly Cited
1973
Highly Cited
1973
Scombroid fishes swim continuously with pectoral fins extended as lifting hydrofoils to counter their weight in water. Their gas…