Prof. Arnold Baca

Professor Arnold Baca earned the Engineering Diploma in Computer Science and the Ph.D. from the Technical University Vienna. In 1998 he completed the Habilitation in “Applied Computer Science in Biomechanics and Kinesiology” at the University of Vienna. Since 2008 he is Full Professor at the Department of Biomechanics, Kinesiology and Applied Computer Science (Institute of Sport Science) at the University of Vienna. He has been President of the International Association of Computer Science in Sport from 2007-2013 and is now Honorary President of this association. He is Founding Editor-in-Chief of the e-Journal "International Journal of Computer Science in Sport", is member of the editorial or advisory board of eight international journals and reviewer of numerous national and foreign scientific journals, such as Journal of Biomechanics, Medicine and Science in Sports and Exercise, European Journal of Applied Physiology. Arnold Baca has authored and co-authored numerous peer-reviewed journal and conference articles, book chapters and 7 books. His current research activity focuses on Computer Science Applied to Biomechanics, Ubiquitous Computing in Sports and Exercise, Multimedia and Information Systems in Sports, Biomechanics of Rowing and Game Analysis.