Biomechanics of locomotion
May, 4 – 6

As last two years, 2011 MovLab Spring School is a concentrate 3 days Advanced Studies Course and brings together specialized scientific topics and applied laboratory resources of MovLab in the area of Biomechanics of Human Movement, specifically directed, this year, to locomotion patterns of walking, running and jumping. The contents of the Spring School are directly related to the scope of the Biomechanics of Human Movement as a scientific area of interaction knowledge. The goals will be achieved by the contribution of world top prestigious scientists and by the high qualified Movlab team. The 2011 MovLab Spring School Course has a limited number of 30 attendant’s registrations and could be qualified as 3 ECTS (European Credits Transfer System) after the adequate Accreditation Process of “Universidade Lusófona de Humanidades e Tecnologias”.

The Venue

2011 MovLab Spring School will be held at Universidade Lusófona de Humanidades e Tecnologias , Lisboa – building “U” – room: U.0.8. Please see the map: Campus

The comfortable lecture auditorium provides outstanding audio-visual facilities and extra space for the limited number of participants. The MovLab is a 120 square meters working facility equipped with a Motion-Capture Vicon Mx System (8 MX1.3 + 2 MX2.0 cameras) synchronized with a force plate (AMTI-BP400600).


Course Co-Directors:

João MCS Abrantes

Tel:+(351) 21 7515500 – Ext. 2389


Filipe C Luz

Tel:+(351) 21 7515500 – Ext. 2389