2006 Publications

Bauerly, M., and Liu, Y. (2006). “Computational Modeling and Experimental Investigations of Interface Aesthetics,” International Journal of Human-Computer Studies, 64(8):670-682.

Chaffin, D., Woolley, C. (2006). “Static Biomechanical Modeling in Manual Lifting,” Chapter in The Occupational Ergonomics Handbook, Second Edition, CRC Press, February 1, 2006.

Chaffin, D.B., Anderson, G.B.J. and Martin, B.J. (2006). “Occupational Biomechanics,” (4th ed.), NY,NY: John Wiley and Sons, Inc.

Choi, J., Armstrong, T.J. Examination of a Collision Detection Algorithm for Predicting Grip Posture of Small to Large Cylindrical Handles, SAE Technical Papers, 2006.

Danker, J., Reed, M. Behavior-based Model of Clavicle Motion for Simulating Seated Reaches, SAE Technical Papers, 2006.

Dickerson, C.R, Martin, B.J., and Chaffin, D.B. (2006).”The Relationship between Shoulder Torques and the Perception of Muscular Effort in Loaded Reaches,” Ergonomics, 49(11): 1036-1051.

Ebersole, M. L. and T. J. Armstrong (2006). “Analysis of an observational rating scale for repetition, posture, and force in selected manufacturing settings“. Hum Factors 48(3): 487-98.

Elmes, D. G., Kantowitz, B. H., & Roediger, H. L. (2006). Research Methods in Psychology. 8th ed. Belmont, Ca.: Wadsworth Thomson Learning.

Green, P. (2006). “Motor Vehicle Driver Interfaces” (Chapter 45). In Jacko, J.A. and Sears, A. (Eds.). Handbook of Human-Computer Interaction (2nd ed.). Mahwah, NJ: Lawrence Erlbaum Associates.

Green. P. (2006). “Driver Eye Fixations” (Chapter 4). In Dewar, R. E. and Olson, P.L. (Eds.), Human Factors in Traffic Safety (2nd ed.). Tucson, AZ: Lawyers and Judges Publishing.

Huang, S., Reed, M. Comparison of Child Body Dimensions with Rear Seat Geometry, SAE Technical Papers, 2006.

Kendall, R., Werner, R. “Interrater Reliability of the Needle Examination in Lumbosacral Radiculopathy,” Muscle and Nerve, 2006; 34(2): 238-241.

Keyserling, W.M. (2006), “Occupational Ergonomics: Promoting Safety and Health Through Work Design,” chapter 11 in Occupational Health: Recognizing and Preventing Work-related Disease (5th edition), Levy, B.S., Wegman, D.H., Baron, S.L., and Sokas, R.K. (eds.), Philadelphia: Lippincott, Williams, and Wilkins, pp.238-250.

Liu, Y. (2006). “QN-ACES: Integrating Queueing Network (QN) with ACT-R, CAPS, EPIC, and Soar (ACES) Cognitive Architecture for Multitask Modeling,” University of Michigan Department of Industrial Engineering Technical Report 06-07.

Liu, Y., Feyen, R., and Tsimhoni, O. (2006). “Queueing Network – Model Human Processor (QN-MHP): A Computational Architecture for Multitask Performance in Human-Machine Systems,” ACM Transactions on Computer-Human Interaction. 13(1): 37-70.

Manary, M., Reed, M., Klinich, K., Ritchie, N., Schneider, L. “The Effects of Tethering Rear-facing Child Restraint Systems on ATD Responses,” Annual Proceedings of the Association for the Advancement of Automotive Medicine, 2006; 2006: 397-410.

McGuirl, J. and Sarter, N.B. (2006). “Supporting Trust Calibration and The Effective Use of Decision Aids by Presenting Dynamic System Confidence Information,” Human Factors, 48(4): 656-665.

Meliker, J., Franzblau, A., Slotnick, M., Nriagu, J. “Major Contributors to Inorganic Arsenic Intake in Southeastern Michigan,” International Journal of Hygiene and Environmental Health,” 2006; 209 (5): 399-411.

Parkinson, M.B. and Reed, M.P. Considering Driver Balance Capability in Truck Shifter Design, SAE Technical Papers, 2006.

Parkinson, M.B. and Reed, M.P. “Improved Head Restraint Design for Safety and Compliance,” Proceedings of the ASME Design Engineering Technical Conference, 2006.

Parkinson, M.B. and Reed, M.P. (2006). “Optimizing Vehicle Occupant Packaging,” SAE Transactions: Journal of Passenger Cars – Mechanical Systems, 115.

Parkinson, M.B., D. B. Chaffin, and M.P. Reed (2006). “Center of Pressure Excursion Capability in Performance of Seated Later-reaching Tasks,” Clinical Biomechanics, 21(1):26-32.

Pomales-Garcia, C. and Liu, Y. (2006). “Web-based distance learning technology: The impacts of module length and format,” American Journal of Distance Education, 20(3): 163-179.

Pomales-Garcia, C., and Liu, Y. (2006). “Web-Based Distance Learning Technology: Interface Design Variables and their Effects,” International Journal of Instructional Technology and Distance Learning, 3 (5): 27-42.

Pomales-Garcia, C., and Liu, Y. (2006). “Web-Based Distance Learning Technology: The Effects of Instructor Video on Information Recall and Aesthetic Ratings,” International Journal of Instructional Technology and Distance Learning, 3 (3): 55-70.

Pomales-Garcia, C., and Liu, Y. (2006). “Web-Based Distance Learning Technology: The Impacts of module length and format,”  to appear in American Journal of Distance Education.

Reed, M.P., Ebert-Hamilton, S.M., Manary, M.A., Klinich, K.D., and Schneider, L.W. (2006). “Improved Positioning Procedures for 6YO and 10YO ATDs Based on Child Occupant Postures,” Stapp Car Crash Journal, 50: 337-388.

Reed, M.P., Faraway, J., Chaffin, D., Martin, B.J. The Humosim Ergonomics Framework: A New Approach to Digital Human Simulation for Ergonomic Analysis, SAE Technical Papers, 2006.

Rempel, D., Armstrong, T.J., and Janowitz, I. (2006). “Ergonomic Evaluation and Design of Hand Held Medical Devices,” In J.M. Winters and M.F. Story (Ed.) Accessibility and Usability Considerations for Medical Instrumentation. Taylor and Francis Group, LLC.

Sarter, N.B. (2006). “Multimodal Human-Machine Interfaces: Design Guidance and Research Challenges,” International Journal of Industrial Ergonomics (Special Issue on “New Insights in Human Performance and Decision Making” – Invited contribution), 36(5), 439-445.

Sarter, N.B. (2006).”Multiple Resource Theory as a Basis for Multimodal Interface Design: Success Stories and Qualifications,” In Kramer, A., Wiegmann, D., and Kirlik, A. (Eds.), Attention: From Theory to Practice.

Sarter, N.B. (2006). “The Critical Incident Technique: A Method for Identifying Systems Strengths and Weaknesses based on Observational Data”. In W. Karwowski (Ed.), International Encyclopedia of Ergonomics and Human Factors (2nd edition). CRC Press/Taylor and Francis.

Sarter, N.B. (2006). “Visual, Tactile, and Multimodal Information Processing,” In W.S.Marras and W. Karwowski (Eds.), The Occupational Ergonomics Handbook  – Fundamentals and Assessment Tools for Occupational Ergonomics (2nd edition; pp. 23.1 – 23.25). CRC Press/Taylor and Francis.

Sivak, M., Schoettle, B., Reed, M.P., and Flannagan, M.J. (2006). “Influence of Visibility out of the Vehicle Cabin on Lane-change Crashes,” Accident Analysis and Prevention, 38(5): 969-972.

Wagner, D., Reed, M., Chaffin, D. A Task-based Stepping Behavior Model for Digital Human Models, SAE Technical Papers, 2006.

Werner, R. “Evaluation of Work-related Carpal Tunnel Syndrome,” Journal of Occupational Rehabilitation, 2006; 16(2): 207-222.

Wu, C., and Liu, Y. (2006).”Queueing Network Modeling of Driver Workload and Performance,” to appear in IEEE Transactions on Intelligent Transportation Systems.

Young, S.L., Frantz, J.P., Rhoades, T.P., and Hall, S.M. (2006). “Development and Objectives of the ANSI Z535 Series of Standards for Safety Signs and Colors: A Historical Perspective,” Wogalter, M.S. (Ed.), The Handbook of Warnings, pp. 445-454, Lawrence Erlbaum Associates, Inc., New Jersey.

Young, S.L., Frantz, J.P., Rhoades, T.P., and Wisniewski, E.C. (2006). “Revisions of Labeling for Personal Watercraft: Label Development and Evaluation,” Wogalter, M.S. (Ed.), The Handbook of Warnings, pp. 723-738, Lawrence Erlbaum Associates, Inc., New Jersey.