• Published 5 November 2013

    Professor Miguel Moreira was interviewed about the scientific method to measure the giant waves in Nazaré.

    The analysis of the wave of Carlos Burle 28 de outubro de 2013


    See the interview on Bom Dia Portugal – RTP (click here)


    For more details:

    Surf Total (click here)
    Surf Portugal (click here)
    Correio da Manhã (click here)
    Record (click here)

  • Published 4 July 2013

    Professor Duarte Araújo was approved unanimously with distinction on his "habilitation" (aggregation) exam.

  • Published 26 May 2013

    On 3rd and 4th July, Professor Duarte Araújo will make his "habilitation" (aggregation) exam at 11 am inSalão Nobre (Faculdade de Motricidade Humana).

    The jury is:

    • Professor Karl Maxim Newell (Department of Kinesiology the Pennsylvania State University, USA)
    • Professor Gerardus Jozef Peter Savelsbergh (Faculty of Human Movement Sciences - VU University, Netherlands)
    • Professor António Teixeira Marques (Faculdade de Desporto da Universidade do Porto, Portugal)
    • Professor Fernando Del Villar Álvarez (Faculdad de Ciencias del Deporte de la Universidade deExtremadura, Cáceres, Spain)
    • Professor Francisco José Bessone Ferreira Alves (Faculdade de Motricidade Humana  da UniversidadeTécnica de Lisboa)
    • Professor Sidónio Olivério da Costa Serpa (Faculdade de Motricidade Humana da UniversidadeTécnica de Lisboa)
  • Published 24 May 2013

    José Eduardo Lopes' PhD thesis was defended and approved unanimously with the classification of very good with distinction.

  • Published 6 May 2013

    The PhD student José Eduardo Lopes will defend his thesis "Decision-making in the Penalty Kick: the Role of Constraints in the Perceptual Guidance of Action" on the 24th May 2013 at 10.30 am in the Faculty of Human Kinetics. (click here to read the abstract)

  • Published 11 April 2013

    The Official Master Degree "INVESTIGACIÓN EN ACTIVIDAD FÍSICA Y DEPORTE" ( presents on Abril 17, from 4 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. (Spanish hour), the seminary about  “TOMA DE DECISIONES EN EL DEPORTE” by Professor Duarte Araújo (Professor of FMH - UTL and Lab Director of  SpertLab).

    The seminar will be open to members of the "SOCIEDAD IBEROMERICANA DE PSICOLOGIA DEL DEPORTE" (SIPD). The first 100 applications will be accepted. The applications must be made to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. .

  • Published 10 April 2013

    Professor Duarte Araújo, President of the Portuguese Society of Sport Psychology, was invited to join the National Sports Council. The inauguration ceremony took place on March 28 at the National Sports Museum in Lisbon.