2012 Conferences

Professional and Scholarly Meetings

2012 Conferences
October 2012 56th Annual Human Factors and Ergonomics Society Meeting
October 2012 Automotive User Interfaces and Interactive Vehicular Applications
September 2012 Michigan Occupational and Environmental Medicine Conference
August 2012 Annual American Society of Biomechanics 2012 Conference
July 2012 XII International Symposium on 3D Analysis of Human Movement
July 2012 Applied Human Factors and Ergonomics 2012 International Conference
February 2012 IEA 2012: Designing a Sustainable Future

56th Annual Meeting of the Human Factors and Ergonomics Society
Boston, MA
October 22 – 26, 2012

Discussion Panels
Chair: Armstrong, T. Ergonomic Aspects of Clinical and Surgical Procedures and Training.
Panelist: Chaffin, D. Human-Systems Integration: Human Factors/Ergonomics Gone Wild
Panelist: Liu, Yili. Product Design and Emotion.
Panelist: Reed, M. Problems in Applying Engineering Anthropometry.

Papers and Presentations
Armstrong, T., Kasten, S., Hu, D., Frischknecht, A., Minter, R., Andreatta, P. Standardization of Surgical Procedures for Identifying Best Practices and Training
Cao, S., and Liu, Y.An Integrated Cognitive Architecture for Cognitive Engineering Applications.
Cao, S., and Liu, Y. QN-ACTR Modeling of Multitask Performance of Dynamic and Complex Cognitive Tasks.
Li, H., Sarter, N., Sebok, A., and Wickens, C. The Design and Evaluation of Visual and Tactile Warning in Support of Space Teleoperation.
Lu, S., Wickens, C., Sarter, N., et al. Redundancy Gains in Communication Tasks: A Comparison of Auditory, Visual, and Redundant Auditory – Visual Information Presentation on NextGen Flight Decks.
Moacdieh, N., and Sarter, N. Eye-Tracking Metrics: A Toolbox for Assessing the Effects of Clutter on Attention Allocation.
Nathan-Roberts, D., Liu, Y. Comparison of Design Preferences for Mobile Phones and Blood Glucose Meters.
Nathan-Roberts, D., Liu, Y. Integrating Aesthetic and Usability Factors in the Design of Mobile Phones.
Prinet, J., Terhune, A., and Sarter, N. Supporting Dynamic Replanning in Multiple UAV Control: A Comparison of Three Levels of Automation.
Reed, M. A Pilot Study of Three-Dimensional Child Anthropometry for Vehicle Safety Analysis.
Sackllah, M., Yu, D., Woolley, C., Kasten, S., Armstrong, T. Evaluating Alternate Visualization Methods for Microsurgery: 2D and 3D Optical Microscopes and Flat-Panel Displays.
Sebok, A., Wickens., C., Sarter, N., and Koenecke, C. The Multimodal Evaluation Module: Design and Validation of a Model-Based Tool to Predict Pilot Noticing of Multimodal Information on the Flight Deck.
Young, J., Ehrlich, P., Ulin, S., et al. Effects of Gender and Hand Dominance on Children’s Capacity to Hang onto an Overhead Rung with One Hand.
Yu, D., Frischknecht, A., Green, C., Kasten, S., Armstrong, T. Assessing Posture in Surgery: Video Sampling of Microsurgery.

4th International Conference on Automotive User Interfaces and Interactive Vehicular Applications
Portsmouth, NH
October 17 – 19, 2012
Invited Plenary Address: Green, P. How to Improve the Quality of Driver Interface Research.
Green, P. The Second Workshop on Cognitive Load and In-Vehicle Human-Machine Interaction.
Tutorial: Green, P. In-Vehicle UI and Standards.

Annual American Society of Biomechanics 2012 Conference
Gainsville, FL
August 15 – 18, 2012
Li, C., Lee, S., Armstrong, T. Use of Marker-less Motion Capture Approach for Construction Field Workers’ Biomechanical Analysis
Zhou, W., Armstrong, T., Wegner, D., Reed, M. Influence of Object Size and Hand Posture on Upper Limb Joint Loads During One-Handed Lifting Exertion

XII International Symposium on 3D Analysis of Human Movement: Technology & Treatment
Bologna, Italy
July 18 – 20, 2012
Armstrong, T., Chung, K., Woolley, C., Burns, P., Corvese, R. Use of 3D Analysis of Motion to Enhance Functional Assessments of Hand Activity in Patients with Rheumatoid Arthritis, RA
Zhou, W., Armstrong, T., Wegner, D., Reed, M. Biomechanical Analysis of Self-Selected Upper Limb Posture for Grasping and Holding

IEA 2012: Designing a Sustainable Future
Recife, Brazil
February 12 – 16, 2012

UM Personnel Symposia
Chairs: Tom Armstrong and Marjolein Douwes. Contribution for IEA/WHO toolkit for WMSDs prevention 3: Experiences in Applying Tools for Managing MSD with Special Reference to HARM and KIM Tools. 
Co-chairs: Tom Armstrong and David Rempel. Ergonomic Aspects of Clinical and Surgical Procedures.
UM Personnel Posters
Yu, D., Sackllah, M., Woolley, C., Kasten, S., Kim, D., Green, C., Armstrong, T. Healthcare Ergonomics: The Effect of Visualization Method on the Performance of Simulated Microsurgery Tasks
UM Parallel Sessions
Bacon, J., Armstrong, T., and Brininger, T. The Effects of Functional Limitations on Soldier Common Tasks
Nicholas, J., Corvese, R., Woolley, C., and Armstrong, T. Quantification of Hand Grasp Force Using a Pressure Mapping System
Chair: Tom Armstrong. Contributions to Methods for Risk Assessment and Studies on Working Posture and Muscular Activity
Yu, D., Sackllah, M., Woolley, C., Kasten, S., and Armstrong, T. Quantitative Posture Analysis of 2D, 3D, and Optical Microscope Visualization Methods for Microsurgery Tasks
Papers
Seagull, J. Disparities Between Industrial and Surgical Ergonomics
Laveaga, A., Wadman, M., Wirth, L. and Hallbeck, S. Ergonomics of Novices and Experts during Simulated Endotracheal Intubation
Cao, C., and Rivera, C. Ergonomic Considerations in Natural Orifice Transluminal Endoscopic Surgery
Tessier, C., Zhang, L., and Cao, C. Ergonomic Considerations in Natural Orifice Transluminal Endoscopic Surgery (NOTES): A Case Study
Armstrong, T., Yu, D., Frischknecht, A., Minter, R., Andreatta, P., and Kasten, S. Standardization of Surgical Procedures for Identifying Best Practices and Training
Anderson, O., Buckle, P., and Hanna, G. Ergonomic Risk Assessment of Nasogastric Tube Placement and Implications for Design and Training