Published 17 April 2011
On the 15th April 2011 Ricardo Duarte participated as Keynote lecturer (communication entitled: “Collective intelligence: An incursion into the tactical performance of football teams”) in the “International Conference Science and Football” (Palermo, Italia). For further information about this participation, please see the conference webpage:
Published 7 April 2011
Dr. Cathy Craig, director of the Perception Action Research Lab of the School of Psychology from Queens University, Belfast (Northern Ireland) is visiting our lab. A meeting with Dr. Craig will be held in the SpertLab on the 12th April 2011 at 2pm.
Published 1 April 2011
Dr. Luis García González is visiting our Lab for a 3-months period (starting on the 1st April) to carry out a pos-doctoral research project. Dr. García, assistance professor in the Faculty of Health and Sport Sciences at the University of Zaragoza (Spain), did his PhD studies under the topic of “Sport Expertise and Decision Making in Sport” and plays a part in the research group "Didactic and Behavioral Analysis of Sport" based in the Faculty of Sport Sciences of the University of Extremadura.
Published 1 April 2011
The PhD student Luís Vilar is currently at Boston, Massachussets, United States in the New England Complex System Institute, pursuing a training internship (until August 6th, 2011). During his stay he will acquire expertise in the formation in Complex Systems and its applications in human movement studies.
Dr. Ana Maria Abreu is currently in Rome at the Social and Cognitive Neuroscience Laboratory, at the department of Psychology of La Sapienza University, pursuing a training internship (until 10th April, 2011). During her stay she will acquire expertise in the Technique of Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation and its applications in human movement studies.
PhD student Fernando Estévez López from the Faculdad de Ciencias de la actividad Físic y del deporte de la Universidad de Granada, visited the Spert Lab for joint work on “Collective decision-making in Basketball), 14-30 Jan, 2011.
Dr. Carlotta Torrents, from INEFC- Lleida, Spain, visited the Spert Lab for joint work on the “Dynamical systems approach to dance expertise” (10-14 Jan, 2011).
Dr. David Cárdenas Velez and Dr. Maria Isabel Piñar López, from “Faculdad de Ciencias de la actividad Físic y del deporte de la Universidad de Granada”, and José César Perales López from “Faculdad de Psicologia de la Universidad de Granada”, Spain, visited the Spert Lab for joint work on the “Identification of cognitive and brain activity guiding decision making in sport” (14-20 June, 2010).
Dr. Henning Budde, from the Department of Training- and Movement Sciences, Institute of Sportscience, Humboldt Universität zu Berlin, Germany, visited the Spert Lab for joint work on the “Cognition and exercise” (8-11 March, 2010).
PhD student Luis García González, Professor in the “Facultad de Ciencias de la Salud y del Deporte de la Universidad de Zaragoza – Huesca”, Spain, for joint work on “Decision Making in Tennis” (22 Feb-30 March, 2010).