Charité Campus Mitte
Philippstraße 13, Haus 11
W3-Professor and Head of the Department Training and Movement Sciences, Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin
Board Member of the "Center for Sports Science and Sports Medicine Berlin"
His research is focused on the plasticity of the musculosceletal system after long- and short-term mechanical loading and on the comprehension of the interaction between neuro-muscular capacity and motor function during day-to-day and sport activities. The practical areas of his research are the adaption of the muscle-tendon unity, neuro-muscular control, locomotor adaptation, prevention of sporting injuries as well as the dynamic stability control of elderly persons, aiming on reducing the risk of falling.