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Advances in Physical Ergonomics and Human Factors

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Table of contents

Part I. Prevention of Work-Related Musculoskeletal Disorders

1. Physical Load Among Construction Workers and Analysis with Objective Ergonomics Research Method
Zenija Roja, Henrijs Kalkis, Ingars Reinholds, Inara Roja

2. An Ergonomics Research for Developing Senior Citizens’ Mobile Devices Gesture Display
Shou Fang Liu, Ming Hong Wang, Ming Chyuan Lin, Tsung Sheng Huang

3. Application of Hidden Markov Model in Human Motion Recognition by Using Motion Capture Data
Joëlle Zita BolaBola, Yao Wang, Shuang Wu, Hua Qin, Jianwei Niu

4. Estimating the EMG Response Exclusively to Fatigue During Sustained Static Maximum Voluntary Contraction
Jing Chang, Damien Chablat, Fouad Bennis, Liang Ma

5. The Metabolic Rate of Male Adults in Different Garments Under Different Upper Limb Workloads
Wanxin Zhang, Hao Du, Tao Wang, Jinlin Li, Li Ding

6. Study on Quantitative Evaluation Method of Cooperative Task Operation Process on the Ship
Yumei Zhang, Wenbo Zhang, Junwei Xie, Sheng Guo, Li Ding

7. Relating Musculoskeletal and Disability Conditions of Occupation-Induced Musculoskeletal Disorders to Non-occupational Congenital Disabilities
Manida Swangnetr, Usa Karukunchit, Komkrit Juntaracena, Rungthip Puntumetakul, Michael T. Gross, David B. Kaber

8. The Relationship Between Working Conditions and Ergonomic/Musculoskeletal Disorders in a Manufacturing Facility
Dennis R. Jones

9. Musculoskeletal Disorders Among Rice Keeper Basketwork Workers
Orawan Buranruk, Wichai Eungpinithpong, Rungthip Puntumetakul, Kulwarang Wongwilairat

10. HTA-Based Tracking of Pilot Actions in the Cockpit
Sebastien Mamessier, Karen M. Feigh

11. DFS ConceptDesk—An Approach to an Intuitive UX for Air Traffic Control
Thomas Hofmann, Jörg Bergner, Robert Schnuell

12. The Pattern of Upper Arm and Back Movements for Automotive Assembly Operators: Exposure Variation Analysis of Acceleration Data
Mohsen Zare, Benard Mignot, Jean-claude Sagot, Yves Roquelaure

13. Repetitive Working in Slaughterhouses: The Esthesiometry Use of the Hand as a Proposal for Assessing Levels of RSI Compression Syndromes of the Upper Limbs
Pedro Reis, Antônio Moro, Diogo Reis, Eliane Ramos

14. Work-Related Musculoskeletal Disorders Among the Hairdressers: A Pilot Study
João Cruz, Mónica Dias-Teixeira

Part II. Physical Ergonomics in Design

15. Effect of a Functional Garment on Postural Control for Adolescents with Early Scoliosis: A Six-Month Wear Trial Study
Joanne Yip, Pak-Yiu Liu, Kit-Lun Yick, Mei-Chun Cheung, Chi-Yung Tse, Sun-Pui Ng

16. Older Adults and Digital Technology: A Study of User Perception and Usage Behavior
Qingchuan Li, Yan Luximon

17. Academic Professor Perception of the Future of Electronic Textbooks
Kimberly Anne Sheen, Yan Luximon

18. Relationship Between Footwear Design Factors and Footwear Fitting and Comfort
Lanyin Jiang, Ameersing Luximon, Abida Younus

19. The Role of Footwear Fitting and Comfort in the Environmental Impact of Footwear
Ameersing Luximon, Lanyin Jiang

20. Good Sleep Quality and Ways to Control Fatigue Risks in Aviation—An Empirical Study with Commercial Airline Pilots
Sebastian Sieberichs, Annette Kluge

Part III. Biomechanical Evaluations

21. Comfort Posture and Position of Push-Pull Operation of the Sagittal Plane in Standing
Ai-ping Yang, Wen-yu Fu, Guang Cheng, Xin Zhang, Hui-min Hu

22. Effectiveness of a Balance Chair for Maintaining a Seating Posture During Light-Duty Work
Noriyasu Hirokawa, Takahiro Tanaka, Ken’ichi Itose, Tadashi Shibue, Takashi Hayami, Toru Sawai, Mitsushi Ohmasa

23. Analysis and Evaluation of Physical Workload Regarding Non-cyclic Tasks
Lukas Bier, Katharina Rönick, Dorothee Müglich, Andrea Sinn-Behrendt, Verena Bopp, Ralph Bruder

24. Investigation of the Office Environment with Ergonomics Products
Reiko Mitsuya, Shunji Morita, Kunihito Matsuura, Satomi Fukuda, Kanya Sakuraba, Manami Nozaki

25. Electromyographic and Kinematic Patient Handling Risk Assessment: Overhead Lift Versus Floor Lift
Francesco Draicchio, Giorgia Chini, Agnese Marchesi, Alessio Silvetti, Alberto Ranavolo

26. Postural Analysis and Assessment of Perceived Musculoskeletal Pain of Cleaners in Metro Manila, Philippines
Johntee T. Tantuco, Ian Vincent O. Mirasol, Trisha Anne C. Oleta, Benette P. Custodio

27. The Experimental Research on Joint Range of Motion
Huimin Hu, Junmin Du, Xuehuan Hu, Chaoyi Zhao, Xin Zhang, Linghua Ran, Haimei Wu, Haitao Wang

28. Upper Limbs Exposure to Biomechanical Overload: Occupational Risk Assessment in a Poultry Slaughterhouse
Diogo Reis, Antônio Moro, Eliane Ramos, Pedro Reis

29. Total Forearm Muscle Activities in Various Hand Postures
Kyung-Sun Lee, Jiyeon Ha, Seokhwan Yoo, Myung-Chul Jung

30. Experimental Research for Motion Ranges of Knee Joints
Wen-Yu Fu, Guang Cheng, Yu-Feng Ma, Ai-Ping Yang

31. Measurement of Low Back Muscle Fatigue and Recovery Time During and After Isometric Endurance Test
Douglas Mori, Hiroshi Sumiil, Mitsuhisa Shiokawa, Mika Kunisada, Toshihide Harada, Takeya Ono, Toshitaka Horiuchi

Part IV. Clothing and Personal Protective Equipment

32. Cooling Dynamics of Wet Clothing
Uwe Reischl, Kylie Pace, Conrad Colby, Ravindra Goonitelleke

33. Mechanical Property and Function of Bamboo Charcoal Paperboard
Takanori Kitamura, Kanta Ito, Suguru Teramura, Hiroki Nishimura, Noriaki Kuwahara, Zhang Zhiyuan, Hamada Hiroyuki

34. Measuring the Influences of Footwear Shape and Area on the Coefficient of Friction by English XL
Ching-Chung Chen, Zhi-Xuan Chen, Chih-Lin Chang, Fang-Ling Lin, Liwen Liu

35. Effects of Body Armor Fit on Marksmanship Performance
Hyeg Joo Choi, K. Blake Mitchell, Todd Garlie, Jay McNamara, Edward Hennessy, Jeremy Carson

36. Study on the Operation of Liquid-Filled Anti-G Suit Based on Finite Element Method
Wei Zhang, Ying Xu, Haibo Zhang, Lei Zou, Hua Peng, Xianxue Li, Li Ding

37. Effectiveness of Personal Protective Equipment for Farm Workers Who Grow Pineapples
Maria Cristina Gonzaga, Roberto Funes Abrahão, Mauro José Andrade Tereso

Part V. Product Design

38. Design of a Universal Mounting Fixture (UMF) for ROPS Using Finite Element Method
V. K. Tewari, A. K. Shrivastava

39. Research on the Effect of Body Height on Zonal Spring Mattress Design
Yuding Zhu, Xiaochun Zhang, Liming Shen, Fei Fang

40. Ergonomic Consideration for Wearable Device Design in Frozen Shoulder Rehabilitation
Huei-Huang Chen, Chien-Hsu Chen, Zheng-Yu Hoe, Zong-Xian Yin

41. Ergonomic Keyboard Layout Designed for the Filipino Language
Jose Miguel R. Salvo, Christian Jay B. Raagas, Maria Tatjana Claudeene M. Medina, Alyssa Jean A. Portus

42. Redesign the Cleaning Tools from Analysis of Working Postures at a Cleaning Job Using the Task Analysis and OWAS Methods
Ming-Hsu Wang, Bi-Hui Chen, Wen-Ko Chiou

Part VI. Anthropometry

43. Anthropometric Evaluation of the Design of the Classroom Desk for the Sixth and the Seventh Grades of Benghazi Schools
Ahamed Altaboli, Moatasem Elhinaid, Aisha Alasbali, Isra Egjam

44. Develop a Circumference Measurement Device for Patient with Upper Limb Lymphedema
Tsai-Wei Chang, Chien-Hsu Chen, Zheng-Yu Hoe

45. Study on Human Body Dimensions Used for Ergonomic Design and Evaluation of Mattress
Huimin Hu, Yanlong Yao, Chaoyi Zhao, Fan Yang, Ling Luo, Yinxia Li, Fan Zhang, Haimei Wu

46. SizeNorthAmerica—The New North American Anthropometric Survey: Conceptual Design, Implementation and Results
Andreas Seidl, Rainer Trieb, Hans-Joachim Wirsching, Adam Smythe, Tim Guenzel

47. Assessing the Relationship Between Hand Dimensions and Manual Dexterity Performance for Turkish Dental Students
Erman Çakıt, Behice Durgun, Oya Cetik

Part VII. Performance and Productivity

48. Optimal Arrangement of Inertial Sensors for Workload Estimation Using Digital Human Model Based on Body Surface Deformation Analysis
Saori Miyajima, Natsuki Miyata, Mitsunori Tada, Takayuki Tanaka, Masaaki Mochimaru

49. Application of Actigraphy on Shift Workers for Sleep Quality
Fang-Ling Lin, Chih-Lin Chang, Zhi-Xuan Chen, Ching-Chung Chen, Chien-Wen Wang

50. Ergonomics and Increasing Marginal Returns
Igor Bello, Acran Salmen-Navarro

51. Estimation Method of Muscle Fatigue and Recovery Progress Using a Muscular Fatigue Model
Isamu Nishida, Kazuya Sata, Masato Maeda, Tsuneo Kawano, Keiich Shirase

52. The Effect of Back-Carrying Load and Fatigue on Gait Characteristics at Heel Contact
Xinyao Hu, Xingda Qu

53. The Impact of Man-Seat Interface on Long-Time-Sitting Fatigue and Comfort
Xingwei Wang, Heqing Liu, Xianxue Li, Li Ding, Weiping Bu

54. Light: Visual Comfort Versus Artwork Health
Sandra Preto, Cristina Caramelo Gomes

55. Developing a Social Capability Model of Inclusive Public Facilities: A Case Study of Play Space in Hong Kong
Yi Lin Wong, Kin Wai Michael Siu, Mei Seung Lam

56. Analysis of Parent-Child Interaction at Various Space and Furniture of Reading Environment—Take Parent-Child Reading Areas in Taipei Public Libraries as an Example
Jo-Han Chang, Jun-Yu Wang

57. Firing of a Cannon: Psychophysical Evaluation of Ergonomic Hazards
Theresa Stack, Daniel Autenrieth, Lee Ostrom

58. Color in Glossolalia: Much Ado About Blue
Leonor Ferrão

59. GlanceID: A Usable, Single, and Yet Strong Optical Authentication Method
Christina Braz, Ahmed Seffah

60. Innovation of Modern Architecture—Expressionist Tendencies
Nina Juzwa, Adam Gil, Katarzyna Ujma-Wasowicz

61. A Study of e-Picture Books and Traditional Picture Books on Children’s Reading Attention
Tien-Ling Yeh, Chun-Ching Chen

62. Portable on Orbit Printer 3D: 1st European Additive Manufacturing Machine on International Space Station
Giorgio Musso, Giuseppe Lentini, Luca Enrietti, Costantino Volpe, Elisa Paola Ambrosio, Massimo Lorusso, Gabriele Mascetti, Giovanni Valentini

63. Effects of Arctic Conditions on Human Performance
Anecito Reyes Balindres, Rupesh Kumar, Tore Markeset

64. Multinomial Logistic Regression Model by Stepwise Method for Predicting Subjective Drowsiness Using Performance and Behavioral Measures
Atsuo Murata, Yukio Ohta, Makoto Moriwaka

65. Implications of Sedentary Lifestyle for Designing Dynamic Work in Times of Digital Selfness
Wilhelm Bauer, Christian Vocke

66. Computational Prediction of Subjective Sense of Force Based on Muscle Activity Estimation
Yusuke Kishishita, Toshio Tsuji, Yuichi Kurita

67. Ergonomic Factors in Virtual Intensive Interactions
Norma Antunano

68. Electromyographic Assessments of Muscle Activation Patterns During Driving a Power Wheelchair
Chi-Wen Lung, Tse-Yu Cheng, Yih-Kuen Jan, Hsin-Chieh Chen, Ben-Yi Liau

Part VIII. Wearables and Innovative Interfaces

69. Can Secondary Traffic Alerts Improve the Latent Hazard Anticipation Ability of Novice and Experienced Drivers? A Simulator Study
Tingru Zhang, Siby Samuel, Tracy Zafian, Cheryl Ann Nicholas, JingYi Zhang, Michael Knodler, Donald L. Fisher

70. Analysis of Stress and Strain in Head Based Control of Collaborative Robots—A Literature Review
Jochen Nelles, Susanne Kohns, Julia Spies, Christopher Brandl, Alexander Mertens, Christopher M. Schlick

71. Design a Stretchable Elbow Brace by the Use of 3D Printed Mesostructure
Yun-Jing Li, Chien-Hsu Chen, Zheng-Yu Hoe, Zong-Xian Yin

72. Development of a New Information Interface for Elderly Using Vibrations
Stefan Lutherdt, Fred Roß, Hartmut Witte

73. Standardization of Human-Computer-Interface for Geo-Fencing in Small Unmanned Aircraft Systems
David Thirtyacre, Robert Brents, Michael Goldfein, David Hunter, David Ison, Brent Terwilliger

74. Development Gestural Interface for Motorized Wheelchair Control
Beatriz Silva, Emylle Santana, Ivana Maia

75. Review on Evaluation Methods to Pre-detect the Stroke Using Wearable Devices
SeungNam Min, Kyung-Sun Lee, DongJoon Kim, Se Jin Park, Youngseob Seo, Murali Subramaniyam, Seoung Eun Kim

76. Relation Between Glance-Times at an in-Vehicle HMI System and Number of Letters Displayed on It
Hiroaki Kosaka

77. Upper Body Motion Tracking System with Inertial Sensors for Ergonomic Issues in Industrial Environments
Francesco Caputo, Egidio D’Amato, Stefania Spada, Fabrizio Sessa, Marco Losardo

78. Extended Use of Personal Factors in Adaptive e-Learning Environments: Moods in MOOC’s
Tobias Augustin

Part IX. Safety and Health

79. Physiological Analysis of Stoop Lifting Based on Heart Rate for the Malaysian Population
Rosnah Mohd. Yusuff, Nor Hafeezah Kamarudin, Ariff Mubarak Kamal Ariffin, Siti Anom Ahmad, Mohd. Amin Mohd. Soom

80. Evaluation of Physical and Motor Function in an Aging Population—Methodology Design
Marek Bures

81. Toward a Connected Health System for Older Adults: Lessons Learned
Vera Stara, Richard Harte, Mirko Rosa, Lorena Rossi, Gearóid ÓLaighin

82. Ergonomic Intervention in the Sector of Waste Collection, with the Use of Deparis Guide Method: Case of the Municipality of Monastir in Tunisia
Lamia Bouzgarrou, Amira Omrane, Awatef Kraiem, Fehmi Sayadi, Salma Kammoun, Taoufik Khalfallah, Mohamed Adnène Henchi

83. Increasing Awareness About Sport in Turkey
Erdal Zorba

84. The Experimental Study of Temperature Effect on Human Blood Flow Based on the Controllable Temperature Cabin
Yao Chen, Huiting Qiao, Baoqing Pei, Yubo Fan, Li Ding

85. The Study of Evaluation Method for Safety Activity at Railroad Station Service in Consideration of User’s Security Feeling
Kazuki Kiyota, Yuya Tanabe, Yusaku Okada

86. User-Centered Design Applied to USAF Civil Engineering Explosive Ordnance Disposal Tools and Jigs
Bradford L. Shields, Vhance V. Valencia, Alfred E. Thal, Joseph D. Wander, Michael E. Miller, Jeffrey C. Parr

87. A Study on Activation of On-Site Management in Railway Enterprise—Focusing on Occupation Responsible for User’s Safety
Minami Wakata, Kumiko Takahashi, Yusaku Okada

Part X. Behavioral Ergonomics

88. The Effect of Speaking Aloud on Prospective Memory Performance in an Interrupted Situation
Ayanori Sato

89. Proactive Behavioral Orientation of a Subject as a Process of Investing in Career Capital in the World of “Boundaryless Careers”
Agnieszka Cybal-Michalska

90. Does Instructional Video Advertising Influence Behavioral Intention? Comparative Study Between Hong Kong and Malaysia
Emily Yim-Lee Au, Pei-Lee Teh, Ravindra Goonetilleke, Pervaiz K. Ahmed, Soon-Nyean Cheong, Wen-Jiun Yap

91. Analyzing Driving Behavior Change as Influenced by Visual Feedback in Following Distance
Heishiro Toyoda, Tina B. Sayer, Joshua E. Domeyer

92. Electromyography (EMG) as a Tool for Computerized Psychomotor Test Validation
Wenjuan Zhang, Manida Swangnetr, Peter Bloomfield, David Kaber

Part XI. Ergonomics Strategy

93. How We Can Create an Ergonomic Culture in a Company: An Application in Turkey
Gizem Akalp, Ahmet Fahri Ozok

94. Including Ergonomics Aspects into Mixed-Model Assembly Line Balancing Problem
Fabio Sgarbossa, Daria Battini, Alessandro Persona, Valentina Visentin

95. Study on the Use of Expanding the Scope of Near-Miss Data in the Work Safety Activities—Based on the Pattern Analysis of the Characteristics of the Methods and Field Activities Related to Work Safety
Kota Takahashi, Yusaku Okada

96. Comparing Psychosocial Factors Associated with Job Stress Among Administrative Staff and Cleaners
Rupesh Kumar, Theorell Töres, Tore Markeset

97. Erratum to: HTA-Based Tracking of Pilot Actions in the Cockpit
Sebastien Mamessier, Karen M. Feigh

Keywords: Engineering, Computational Intelligence, Occupational Medicine/Industrial Medicine, Quality Control, Reliability, Safety and Risk, Experimental Psychology, User Interfaces and Human Computer Interaction

Editor
 
Publisher
Springer
Publication year
2016
Language
en
Edition
1
Series
Advances in Intelligent Systems and Computing
Category
Technology, Energy, Traffic
Format
Ebook
eISBN (PDF)
9783319416946
Printed ISBN
978-3-319-41693-9

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