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Sports Science & Engineering

The Research Department of Sports Science concentrates on the development and verification of theories to establish a knowledge-based system for exercise physiology, biomechanics, sports psychology, and sports sociology. Furthermore, the Research Department of Sports Science conducts research into physiological response as well as physical adaptation and develops effective exercise models for prominent athletes by analyzing techniques and content. The Research Department of Sports Science tries to maximize athletic ability in match competitions, such as analysis of psychological and social elements during games, through research of high-tech sports sciences, in order to allow for optimum performance.

Major Research Fields

  • Research of the systemization of scientific training for elite sports
  • Research and analysis of performance in international competitions
  • Research for improving athletic performance ability in each field of sports, including the Olympic Games
  • Research of training programs for health improvement and injury prevention
  • Research of video analysis