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Analysis of human movement (TechnoSport)


TechnoSport AMU's technological plateform, analyzes and performs multidisciplinary optimization of healthy, sporting (including very high level) and pathological human movement. It's two main areas of investigation are: sports performance and human-material interaction.

Movement is analyzed from physiological, biomechanical, perceptive, psychological and motivational aspects to propose an adequate response to athletes, trainers or industrial partners. 




  • Biomechanics
  • Behavior
  • Ergonomics
  • Human-machine interfaces
  • Implementation of human research protocols
  • Neurosciences
  • Sports performance
  • Physiology
  • Psychology
  • Sensorimotricity


  • 3D Accelerometers
  • Photoelectric cells
  • Centrales inertielles
  • Rowing ergometer
  • Bicycle ergometer
  • Motion Capture (high-speed cameras, optoelectronic systems)
  • Small behavioral measurements
  • Force platform
  • Blood gas analysis system
  • Eye-tracking system (oculometry)
  • Lactate measuring system
  • System for physiological measurement of gas exchanges (in the laboratory or outdoors)
  • Portable muscle activity measurement systems (EMG)
  • Tilting treadmill

Services provided

  • Assembly and advice on experimental protocols involving humans
  • Laboratory and in-situ data collection
  • Modeling and simulation around sports equipment
  • Assistance in the validation and development of sports equipment and/or information interfaces
  • Multidisciplinary approach to the analysis and optimization of healthy, athletic or pathological human movement: biomechanical, physiological, neuroscientific and psycho-sociological studies.


Business sector

  • Ergonomics
  • Clinical studies
  • Studies and advices
  • Health
  • Sport
  • Textile/ Clothing/ Footwear


163 avenue de Luminy 13009 Marseille
04 91 17 04 10