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  1. Biomechanics

    Principles and Practices

    Edited by Donald R. Peterson, Joseph D. Bronzino

    Presents Current Principles and Applications Biomedical engineering is considered to be the most expansive of all the engineering sciences. Its function involves the direct combination of core engineering sciences as well as knowledge of nonengineering disciplines such as biology and medicine....

    Published December 14th 2014 by CRC Press

  2. Intelligent Adaptive Systems

    An Interaction-Centered Design Perspective

    By Ming Hou, Simon Banbury, Catherine Burns

    As ubiquitous as the atmosphere, intelligent adaptive systems (IASs) surround us in our daily lives. When designed well, these systems sense users and their environments so that they can provide support in a manner that is not only responsive to the evolving situation, but unnoticed by the user. A...

    Published December 1st 2014 by CRC Press

  3. Bridging Research and Good Practices towards Patients Welfare

    Proceedings of the 4th International Conference on Healthcare Ergonomics and Patient Safety (HEPS), Taipei, Taiwan, 23-26 June 2014

    Edited by Yuh-Chuan Shih, Sheau-Farn Max Liang

    Ergonomics is a human-centered discipline. This is particularly true for healthcare systems and patient safety where the human’s well-being will undergo critical impacts if solutions are not properly designed and practiced. Effective handling of these concerns involves knowledge from healthcare...

    Published November 20th 2014 by CRC Press

  4. Cognitive Neuroscience of Human Systems

    Work and Everyday Life

    By Chris Forsythe, Huafei Liao, Michael Christopher Stefan Trumbo, Rogelio E. Cardona-Rivera

    Series: Human Factors and Ergonomics

    While there have been tremendous advances in our scientific understanding of the brain, this work has been largely academic, and often oriented toward clinical publication. Cognitive Neuroscience of Human Systems: Work and Everyday Life addresses the relationship between neurophysiological...

    Published September 25th 2014 by CRC Press

  5. Handbook of Virtual Environments

    Design, Implementation, and Applications, Second Edition

    Edited by Kelly S. Hale, Kay M. Stanney

    Series: Human Factors and Ergonomics

    A Complete Toolbox of Theories and Techniques The second edition of a bestseller, Handbook of Virtual Environments: Design, Implementation, and Applications presents systematic and extensive coverage of the primary areas of research and development within VE technology. It brings together a...

    Published September 9th 2014 by CRC Press

  6. Variability in Human Performance

    By Thomas J. Smith, Robert A. Henning, Michael G. Wade, Thomas Fisher

    Series: Human Factors and Ergonomics

    Understanding the conditions under which variability in performance may arise, and the processes related to its emergence, gives us insight into the development of techniques for improving the quality of performance. Variability in Human Performance details the scientific and the practical...

    Published August 25th 2014 by CRC Press

  7. Guide to Methodology in Ergonomics

    Designing for Human Use, Second Edition

    By Neville A. Stanton, Mark S. Young, Catherine Harvey

    Packed with illustrations and practical examples, Guide to Methodology in Ergonomics: Designing for Human Use, Second Edition provides a concise introduction to ergonomics methods in a straightforward manner that helps you conduct an ergonomics analysis of a product in development. It details the...

    Published June 22nd 2014 by CRC Press

  8. Safety Differently

    Human Factors for a New Era, Second Edition

    By Sidney Dekker

    The second edition of a bestseller, Safety Differently: Human Factors for a New Era is a complete update of Ten Questions About Human Error: A New View of Human Factors and System Safety. Today, the unrelenting pace of technology change and growth of complexity calls for a different kind of safety...

    Published June 22nd 2014 by CRC Press

  9. Human Thermal Environments

    The Effects of Hot, Moderate, and Cold Environments on Human Health, Comfort, and Performance, Third Edition

    By Ken Parsons

    In the ten years since the publication of the second edition of Human Thermal Environments: The Effects of Hot, Moderate, and Cold Environments on Human Health, Comfort, and Performance, Third Edition, the world has embraced electronic communications, making international collaboration almost...

    Published April 8th 2014 by CRC Press

  10. Human Factors in Lighting, Third Edition

    By Peter Robert Boyce

    The availability of electric lighting has changed the lives of people the world over, yet as a major user of electricity it has come under increasing scrutiny in recent years. This scrutiny has focused largely on the environmental consequences, with little consideration of the benefits of lighting....

    Published April 6th 2014 by CRC Press