Recently, the list of key projects of 2021 National Key R&D Program——“Winter Olympics with Science and Technology” was announced by the Ministry of Science and Technology. And “Key Techniques of Mental Health Protection for Olympic Athletes”, the project that participated by profess Huang Zhijian of School of Physical Education, was listed in the program.
The leading unit of the program is Peking University Sixth Hospital, while co-participated by Hubei University, Peking University, Shanghai University of Sport and Beijing Sport University. Totally, the project earned 20.74 million yuan as the fund. Professor Huang Zhijian' s project of “Building a Full-cycle and Multi-dimensional Psychological State Assessment System for Training and Competition” is one of the five sub-projects of the whole one, which has obtained 2.26 million yuan at initial period. Based on the rules for Beijing Winter Olympics and Paralympic Winter Games, this project detects and evaluates athletes' physiological indexes, behavior and sleep by wearable equipment and software, and constructs a full-cycle and multi-dimensional psychological state evaluation system for athletes' training and competition to help athletes improve their competitive state and ability.
Previously, Professor Huang Zhijian has carried out sports psychological training and consulting practice in many national sports teams, successively presided over and participated in a number of national, provincial and ministerial scientific research projects, and published more than 20 papers in high-level academic journals.