Friday 24 January
Exoskeleton research in the picture
MFYS-Doctoral student Sander De Bock focuses on the interaction between industrial exoskeletons and humans. Within this broad topic, Sander investigates how exoskeletons influence physical and...
Wednesday 22 January
Overtraining: a danger for top level and recreational athletes
"Exercising is healthy, especially if you respect the limits of your own body and build in sufficient rest and recuperation. But with endurance sports it is not impossible that you will overload your...
Thursday 19 December
Research group meeting in Prague
Our annual research group meeting took place in Prague this year and was spread over two days. Two days to look back at the past, successful year and to prepare for the coming year. Everything...
Wednesday 30 October
PhD researcher Jo Ghillebert publishes a brand new systematic review on: 'guidelines and recommendations to investigate the efficacy of a lower limb prosthesis'. Click here for the full paper.
Thursday 17 October
MoU between VUB and LIROMS
During the last state mission of October 2019, the start of an interesting collaboration between our research group MFYS and the Luxembourg Institute of Research in Orthopedics, Sports Medicine and...
Thursday 26 September
Infographic - Creatine & Mental Fatigue
Creatine supplementation improved physical (strength endurance) and prolonged cognitive (Stroop accuracy) performance. Creatine supplementation had no effect on short sport-specific psychomotor or...
Tuesday 3 September
New equipment - Equivital: “A Breakthrough in Physiological Monitoring”
On 03 September 2019, an Equivital workshop for Brubotics researchers was organised at MFYS. Demonstrations were held and the hardware and software were discussed in detail. Afterwards there was time...
Sunday 5 January from 9:00 to 21:00
BRUSSELS UNIVERSITIES CYCLOCROSS
After a successful first edition of the Brussels Universities Cyclocross, Golazo Sports will once again organise a cyclocross on Sunday 5 January on the grounds of the VUB and ULB. Between the many...
From Thursday 25 April at 7:00 to Saturday 27 April at 20:00
International interdisciplinary symposium on citizens, science and air pollution
The first Etats Generaux de l'Air de Bruxelles is an event that combines a symposium, a hackathon and a day for the citizens. The aim of this event is 1) to bring together the different actors who...