Search for dissertations about: "Visual ergonomics"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 34 swedish dissertations containing the words Visual ergonomics.

  1. 1. Embodied Pedagogical Agents: From Visual Impact to Pedagogical Implications

    University dissertation from Institutionen för designvetenskaper, Lunds Tekniska Högskola, Lunds universitet

    Author : Magnus Haake; Lund University.; Lunds universitet.; [2009]
    Keywords : TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; masculinity; role modelling; cognitive styles; stereotypes; education; pedagogical implications; visual style; virtual characters; visual design; Virtual pedagogical agents; femininity; gender; androgynities;

    Abstract : Embodied pedagogical agents – visually represented, computer generated characters in pedagogical roles, such as virtual instructors, mentors and learning companions – populate the digital society in increasing numbers. They are found in educational programmes from preschool to university, as well as in broader educational contexts in the form of medical counsellors, virtual health coaches, information guides, etc. READ MORE

  2. 2. Human Vehicle Interaction Drivers’ Body and Visual Behaviour and Tools and Process for Analysis

    University dissertation from Department of Design Sciences, Faculty of Engineering, Lund University

    Author : Lars Hanson; Lund University.; Lunds universitet.; [2004]
    Keywords : TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; Working process; Vision; Safety; Reach; Posture; Neural network; Fuzzy logic; Ergonomics; Driver behaviour; Documentation; Digital human modelling; Comfort; Button location; Car interior; Technology of other products; Produktteknik allmän ;

    Abstract : Vehicle design is characterized by a high number of compromises. The special role of human factors in the process is to ensure that the compromises do not occur at the expense of the driver and passengers. READ MORE

  3. 3. Evaluating the Effects of Variation on Product Appearance through Visual Robustness

    University dissertation from Department of Design Sciences, Faculty of Engineering, Lund University

    Author : Karin Nordvall; [2011]
    Keywords : TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; product experience; visual quality appearance; visual sensitivity; optical quality; industrial design; perceived quality; craftsmanship; robust design; non-nominal visualization; geometrical variation; visual robustness;

    Abstract : For consumer products where the product appearance plays an important role in meeting expectations, the visible effects of manufacturing variation can have a negative influence on the product experience. A concomitant of mass production is that no manufactured units are exactly identical, as a result of variation. READ MORE

  4. 4. The impact of visually demanding near work on neck/shoulder discomfort and trapezius muscle activity Laboratory studies

    University dissertation from Uppsala : Acta Universitatis Upsaliensis

    Author : Camilla Zetterberg; Uppsala universitet.; Högskolan i Gävle.; Högskolan i Gävle.; [2016]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; Medical Science; Medicinsk vetenskap; Accommodation; Asthenopia; Computer work; Eye-neck head stabilization; Muscle activity; Neck pain; Visual Attention; Visual demand; Visual ergonomics;

    Abstract : Introduktion: Muskelrelaterade besvär i nack- och skulderområdet är vanligt förekommande, framförallt hos individer som utför synkrävande datorarbete. En orsak till sådana besvär anses vara långvarig lågintensiv aktivitet i dessa muskler. READ MORE

  5. 5. How visual ergonomics interventions influence health and performance - with an emphasis on non-computer work tasks

    University dissertation from Uppsala : Acta Universitatis Upsaliensis

    Author : Hillevi Hemphälä; Lund University.; Lunds universitet.; [2014]
    Keywords : TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; light; eye; eyestrain; vision; illuminance; spectacles; glasses; lenses; surgery; postal workers; operating theatres; sorting; post; mail; recycling; recycling facilities;

    Abstract : Visual ergonomics evaluations and interventions were performed on non-computer work tasks at recycling facilities, post sorting facilities and operating theatres. The results can to some extent be applicable to other professions and workplaces. READ MORE