UNIVERSITY GRANTS COMMISSION, NEW DELHI

SPECIAL ASSISTANCE PROGRAMME

SAP DRS - I

The UGC special assistance programme (SAP) is intended through constant efforts to raise the quality of teaching / research in different disciplines/subjects carefully selected on the basis of their work, academic achievements and viable potential for further development. The essence and primary aim of this scheme is combination of teaching and research, to encourage group research efforts in pursuit of excellence. The proposal of School of Physical Education for UGC SAP DRS – I was examined by the expert committee on 19th May 2015 and after careful and critical in-depth examination of the academic achievements of the department, UGC approved School of Physical Education Devi Ahilya University, Indore for induction under SAP at the level DRS – I for a period of five years from 01.04.2016 to 31-03-2021.

 

ALLOCATED GRANT FOR FIVE YEARS:   Rs. 96 Lakhs

THRUST AREAS:                           Sports Sciences

Sports Psychology

Sports Biomechanics

Anatomy and Physiology of Exercise

Sports Management

Sports Training

Sports Sociology

Evaluation Techniques

Various sports disciplines

 

COORDINATOR:                          Prof. Deepak Mehta

DEPUTY COORDINATOR:             Prof. Sudhira Chandel

 

 

LIST OF RESEARCH LABORATORY EQUIPMENTS

                                     

HUMAN PERFORMANCE, EVALUATION

LABORATORY EQUIPMENTS

 

S.No.

Name of Equipment

Function

1.

TACHISTOSCOPE(SPAN)

TO MEASURE SPAN OF ATTENTION-VISUAL

2.

STEADINESS TESTER

TO MEASURE HAND STEADINESS

3.

DIGITAL SPIRO METER

TO MEASURE PULMONARY FUNCTION (DIFFERENT RESPIRATORY VOLUMES: FVC, TV, IRV, ERV, RV, LIVE GRAPF  ETC.)

4.

ERGOGRAPH

TO MEASURE MUSCLE /PHYSICAL FATIGUE

5.

SPHYGMOMENOMETER

TO  MEASURE BLOOD PRESSURE

6.

DIGITAL HAND DYNAMOMETER

TO MEASURE GRIP STRENGTH AND ENDURANCE.ALSO TEST RESULTS GRAPHICALLY DISPLAY DURING TEST

7.

ANKLE EXERCISER

TO RESTORE NORMAL ANKLE FUNCTION

8.

SIT AND REACH BOX

TO MEASURE FLEXIBILTY

9.

SKIN FOLD CALIPER

TO MEASURE BODY-FAT

10.

BICYCLE ERGOMETER

TO MEASURE  MUSCULAR ENDURANCE

11.

STABILIMETER

TO MEASURE POSTURAL STABILITY(BALANCE)

12.

LEG & BACK DYNAMOMETER

TO MEASURE LEG AND BACK STRENGTH

13.

GRIP DYNAMOMETER

TO MEASURE STRENGTH OF THE HAND AND FOREARM MUSCLES

14.

DIGITAL WEIGHING MACHINE

TO MEASURE BODY WEIGHT

15.

STADIOMETER

TO MEASURE HEIGHT

16.

HAND EVALUATION LIT

ANTHROPOMETRIC MEASUREMENT

 

SPORTS PSYCHOLOGY

LABORATORY EQUIPMENTS

 

S.No.

Name of Item

Function

17.

DEPTH PERCEPTION APPRATUS

TO MEASURE DEPTH PERCEPTION(SPORTS PSYCHOLOGY)

18.

FINGER DEXTERITY BOARD

TO MEASURE MOTOR ABILITY

19.

ELECTRONICS CHRONOSCOPE

TO MEASURE REACTION TIME ABILITY

20.

MEMORY DRUM (ELECTRICAL)

TO MEASURE MEMORYABILITY

21.

REACTION TIME SCALE

TO MEASURE REACTION TIME

22.

QUESTIONNAIRE

TO TEST  PERSONALITY, ANXIETY, AGGRESSION, ACHIVEMENT MOTIVATION ETC

 

THERAPATIC MODALITIES FOR TREATMENT OF INJURIES/DEFORMITIES

 

S.No.

Name of Equipments

Function

23.

TENS FOUR CHANNEL

TO GIVE ELECTRICAL STIMULATION FOR PAIN RELIEF

24.

ABDUCTION LADDER SHOULDER

TO INCREASE RANGE OF MOTION

25.

BALANCE BOARD

TO IMPROVE BALANCE ABILITY

26.

TRACTION TABLE

IS USED TO REDUSE BACK (SPINALCORD) RELATED  PAIN

27.

HYDROCOLATOR PACK

IS USED TO REDUSE PAIN AND MUSCLE SPASM

28.

INFRA RED LAMP

TO GIVE SUPERFICIAL HEAT THERAPY

29.

SHOULDER WHEEL

TO IMPROVE FLEXIBILTY AND STREGTHEN SHOULDER

30.

SHORTWAVE DIATHERMY

IS USED TO IMPROVE CIRCULATION AND PAIN RELIEF

31.

WAX BATH

IS USED TO IMPROVE MOBILITY OF JOINTS

32.

ULTRA SOUND

IS USED TO HEALING,DECREASE PAIN AND SWELLING

33.

TRACTION UNIT

IS USED TO RELIEVES PAIN, ELIMINATE MUSCLE SPASM AND REGAIN LENGTH AND ALIGHNMENT OF INVOLVED BONE

34.

BLOOD ANALYSER

TO MEASURE PROPERTIES OF BLOOD AND FLUIDS

35.

REMI CENTRIFUGE MACHINE

IS USED TO SEPARATE FLUIDS BASED ON THEIR DENSITY

36.

INTER FERENTIAL THEROPY (IFT)

IS USED TO REMOVE SPRAINS AND STRAINS

37.

QUADRICEPT TABLE

IS USED TO IMPROVE STRENGTH AND REDUSE PAIN

38.

PULSE OXIMETER

TO MEASURE HEMOGLOBIN IN BLOOD CARRYING OXYGEN

 

MACHINES FOR SPECFIC GAME SKILL ENHANCEMENT

 

S.No.

Name of Equipments

Function

39..

CRICKET BOWLING MACHINE(BOLA)SPEED,SWING,SPIN

ENABLES A BATSMAN TO PRACTICE AND TO HONE SPECIIC SKILLS THROUGH REPETITION OF THE BALL BEING BOWLED AT CERTAIN LENGTH,LINE AND SPEED.

40.

SHUTTLE FEEDER MACHINE(BADMINTON)

TO IMPROVE SPEED,ACCURACY ALSO ENABLES A PLAYER TO HELP IN BUILDING AN UNCONSCIOUS REACTION IN THE STYLE OF PLAYING BADMINTON

 

OUR PLAYFIELDS

 

S.No.

Name of Equipments

Function

41.

PLAY-FIELDS

TO TEST PHYSICAL AND PHYSIOLOGICAL PARAMETERS(ON FIELD TESTING OF CARDIOVASCULAR ENDURANCE,FLEXIBILITY,COORDINATIVE ABILITY(AGILITY)

42.

SKILLTESTING

THROUGH VARIOUS STANDARIZED TESTS OF FITNESS