Sport & Exercise Sciences
Facilities for Business

Sport and Exercise Sciences have designated Human Performance Laboratories and a Strength and Conditioning Laboratory. This is for physiological measurement, as well as a Biomechanics Laboratory. There is also access to more specialist biochemical and molecular physiology equipment. 

This helps support your business with elite athlete training and community partnership activity. For more information and to work with us, please contact business@abertay.ac.uk.

Our facilities include:

  • EMG and ECG equipment
  • Upper and lower body cycle ergometers
  • Lode Excalibur cycle ergometer (with pedal force measurement)
  • Lower body isokinetic dynamometer
  • Treadmills
  • Thought Tech Biofeedback systems
  • Accelerometry
  • Force Transducers
  • Electronic Timing systems
  • Metamax 3B Gas Analyser
  • Servomex Analyser, Douglas Bags, a dry gas meter and a gas extractor
  • Blood Analysis Equipment for lactate, glucose, haemoglobin, haematocrit and lipid profiles
  • GSR Equipment and software
  • BioHarness Telemetry System with LabChart
  • Vicon 3D motion analysis system (high quality video capture and full 3D-kinematic analysis)
  • Quintic 2D motion analysis system (high quality video capture and full 2D-kinematic analysis)
  • StatSport Team GPS System
  • AP Video Capture system, with portable mast
  • Nacsport Performance analysis software (Scout+)
  • Force platform
  • Jump mats
  • Segmental bio-impedance body composition analysis
  • Linear position transducers

Please contact business@abertay.ac.uk for more information.