Welcome to the Kinesmetrics Lab in the Department of Health and Human Performance at the Middle Tennessee State University. The Kinesmetrics Lab is directed by Dr. Minsoo Kang and has its focus on the measurement research in the field of Kinesiology. The Kinesmetrics Lab supports students and faculty research projects at the Middle Tennessee State University and often collaborate with researchers from other universities and organizations.


Kinesmetrics is a discipline to develop and apply measurement theory, statistics, and mathematical analysis to the field of Kinesiology. Kinesmetrics is a composite word, where "kines"; represents "Kinesiology"; and "metrics"; means scale and quantity (Zhu, 2003).