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Dr Luca Angius

Department: Sport, Exercise and Rehabilitation

Luca Angius After completing a BSc, MSc in Sport Science, Luca completed a PhD in Biology Biochemistry of Human and Environment at University of Cagliari (IT). Luca then moved to the University of Kent where he completed his second PhD in Sport & Exercise Science and Sports Therapy in 2016. Luca then worked as Associate Lecturer at the University of Kent until May 2018 before taking up a Vice Chancellor’s Research Fellow position at Northumbria University in September 2018.

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Room 430a, Northumberland Building
Northumbria University
Newcastle upon Tyne

Key Publications

  • Please visit the Pure Research Information Portal for further information
  • A comparison of different methods to analyse data collected during time-to-exhaustion tests, Nicolò, A., Sacchetti, M., Girardi, M., Mccormick, A., Angius, L., Bazzucchi, I., Marcora, S. 21 Sep 2019, In: Sport Sciences for Health
  • Transcranial Direct Current Stimulation over the Left Dorsolateral Prefrontal Cortex Improves Inhibitory Control and Endurance Performance in Healthy Individuals, Angius, L., Santarnecchi, E., Pascual-Leone, A., Marcora, S. 1 Nov 2019, In: Neuroscience
  • The effect of anodal transcranial direct current stimulation over left and right temporal cortex on the cardiovascular response: a comparative study, Angius, L., Marcora, S., Hopker, J., Mauger, A. 18 Dec 2018, In: Frontiers in Physiology


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