Ribeiro, A. & Pascoal, A.G. (2012). The relationship between the humeral retroversion angle and the active shoulder rotation in volleyball players. Journal of Biomechanics 45(S1): S626. doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/S0021-9290(12)70627-9


Pires, F., Pascoal, A.G. & Silva, H. (2012). The assessment of the pelvic floor muscles strength using a perineometer and a time-based processing approach. Journal of Biomechanics 45(S1): S69. doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/S0021-9290(12)70070-2 


Pascoal, A.G., Chityala, R., Mota, P. & Sancho, F. (2012). Ultrasound measurements of the inter-rectus abdominis distance. Journal of Biomechanics 45(S1): S460. doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/S0021-9290(12)70461-X 


Ribeiro, A. & Pascoal, A.G. (2013). Resting scapular posture in healthy overhead throwing athletes. Manual Therapy 18(6): 547-550. doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.math.2013.05.010


Our team member, Ricardo Matias, was one of the "2014 Travel Award Winners" from the OpenSim call for proposals for the next year with the Pilot Project entitled "Reliable classification of shoulder dysfunction based on an accurate model of shoulder kinematics combined with standard motion-capture data". 


João, F., Veloso, A., Cabral, S., Moniz-Pereira, V., Kepple, T. (2013). Synergistic interaction between ankle and knee during hopping revealed through induced acceleration analysis. Human Movement Science, 33 (312-320). doi:10.1016/j.humov.2013.10.004.



  • Starting date: 01/02/2014
  • Duration: 12 meses
  • Principal Researcher: Maria Filomena Araújo da Costa Cruz Carnide
  • Funding: 47.075,00 €


  • Starting date: 01-02-2010.
  • Duration: 36 months.
  • Principal Researcher: António Prieto Veloso.
  • Main Scientific Area: Sport Studies
  • Funding: €151.800,00


  • Starting date: 01-02-2010.
  • Duration: 36 months.
  • Principal Researcher: Paulo Alexandre Silva Armada da Silva.
  • Main Scientific Area: Sport Studies
  • Funding: € 185.000,00


  • Starting date: 01-02-2010.
  • Duration: 36 months
  • Principal Researcher: Rita Alexandra Prior Falhas Santos-Rocha
  • Main Scientific Area: Sport Studies
  • Funding: € 94.000,00.