Dr. Tiago Russomanno

Research Associate


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Function:Research Associate
Building: Campus D, Georg-Brauchle-Ring 60/62
Room: M202

Office Hours: by agreement
Email: tiago.russomanno@tum.de

Research Activities

Dr. Tiago G.  Russomanno focuses his research on performance analysis in sports and informatics. Mainly focus on new technologies applied to Handball, Wheelchair Rugby and Ultimate Frisbee. The current research areas are:

  • Performance Analysis in sports.
  • Drone technologies applied to ultimate Frisbee.
  • Momentum analysis in team sports.
  • Biomechanics of track and field.

He is responsible for the project:” Use of drones in sports - Position data and video for training and competition”.

Professional Career

  • 2001: BSc in Physical Education and sports training (Unicamp)
  • 2005: MSc in Physical Education in the area of Biodynamics of Human movement (Unicamp)
  • 2011: PhD in Physical Education in the area of Biodynamics of Human movement (Unicamp)
  • 2012: Specialization in Biochemistry of Sports (Unicamp)
  • Since 2012: Associate Professor at the University of Brasilia
  • Since 2019: Guest Professor at the Chair of Performance Analysis and Sport Informatics

Selected Publications

  • Lam, H., Kolbinger, O., Lames, M., & Russomanno, T.G. (2021). State Transition Modeling in Ultimate Frisbee: Adaptation of a Promising Method for Performance Analysis in Invasion Sports. Frontiers in Psychology, 12:664511. doi: 10.3389/fpsyg.2021.664511.
  • Russomanno, T., Lam, H., Knopp, M., Huang, H., Stadtlander, T., and Lames, M. (2021). Within-Match Performance Dynamics - Momentary Strength in Handball. Journal of Human Kinetics 79, 211-219. doi: 10.2478/hukin-2021-0073.
  • Russomanno, T., Linke, D., Geromiller, M. & Lames, M. (2019). Performance of Performance Indicators in Football. In M. Lames, A. Danilov, E. Timme & Y. Vassilevski (Eds.), Proceedings of the 12th International Symposium on Computer Science in Sport (IACSS 2019) (pp. 36-44). Heidelberg: Springer.
  • Barros, R. M. L. ; Russomanno, T. G. ; Brenzikofer, R. ; Figueroa, P. J. (2006). A method to synchronise video cameras using the audio band. Journal of Biomechanics 39 (4), p. 776-780. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jbiomech.2004.12.025
  • Ricardo M.L. Barros, Rafael P. Menezes, Tiago G. Russomanno, Milton S. Misuta, Bruno C. Brandão, Pascual J. Figueroa, Neucimar J. Leite & Siome K. Goldenstein (2011). Measuring handball players trajectories using an automatically trained boosting algorithm. Computer Methods in Biomechanics and Biomedical Engineering, 14:1, 53-63, DOI: 10.1080/10255842.2010.494602.