F. Tubez spoke about his work at the lab on the TV news (in French, at 13mn40). https://www.rtc.be/video/info/edition-du-06-02-2019_1500817_307.html
SportS2 from the CHU of Liège is now a member of International Olympic Committee Medical Research Network as part of the "French-speaking Research Network for Athlete Health Protection & Performance" (FReNAHP2). Announcement SportS2 website
Sophie Gillain successfully defended her PhD thesis in medical sciences and entiteld «How to identify future fallers among older adults, based on gait patterns and using data mining». The LAMH wishes to congratulate her for her achievement and thanks her for the nice collaboration we had.
François Tubez successfully defended his PhD thesis in motricity sciences and entiteld «Contribution à l'évaluation biomécanique du service au tennis. Une analyse de la "trophy position"». The LAMH wishes to congratulate him for his achievement. The PhD manuscript is available at the following adress: http://bictel.ulg.ac.be/ETD-db/collection/available/ULgetd-05262018-083216/
Tatiana Fettweis (under the supervision of Professor Marc Vanderthommen) successfully defended her PhD thesis in motricity sciences and entiteld «Influence d’une prise en charge posturale sur la position assise, les capacités cognitives, le comportement et le bien-être de l’enfant en classe » within the project «SIT’n LEARN : Mieux assis pour mieux apprendre ! ». [...]
Gait: Gillain et al. - Data set of healthy old people assessed for three walking conditions using accelerometric and opto-electronic methods - Aging Clinical and Experimental Research Boutaayamou et al. - Algorithm for temporal gait analysis using wireless foot-mounted accelerometers - Communications in Computer and Information Science Sport: Schwartz et al. - Reliability of unipodal [...]
Manon Marquet (Unité de Psychologie de la Sénescence) successfully defended her PhD thesis in Psychological sciences and entiteld "Examining consequences of ageism on older adults and how ageist attitudes differ across cultural and socio-economic contexts". The LAMH wishes to congratulate her for her achievement. A description of some researches, she had done in collaboration [...]
It has now been a year since the LAMH collaborates closely with the Swimming Francophone Federation. We have developed various tools to analyze the swimmers during both competitions and the training. We have built a trolley that allows us to simultaneously shoot in and out of the pool.
A description of some activities of the lab has been published in Athena, a popular scientific magazine (in french). Athena - Biomécanique la différence par le geste - Février 2017
The LAMH would like to congratulate several Belgian athletes who trusted us and have proudly worn the colors of our country during their trip to Rio: Naffisatou Thiam who achieved an extraordinary competition in the heptathlon to win the Olympic title. Florent Caelen who demonstrated that he had earned his place by finishing 44th and [...]