Human Factors & Ergonomics Program
Through research, education and community outreach, we aim to understand the mechanisms leading to Work Related Musculoskeletal Disorders (WRMSDs), then identify and evaluate equipment designs and work practices that reduce the risk of WRMSDs and contribute to the health and wellbeing of workers, while optimizing their performance.
Visiting scholar, Giulia Casu, presents her upper extremity wearable tech research at NORA Symposium in Salt Lake City
Isaiah Barajas-Smith uses Xsens for exoskeleton research
Aman Mehrota learns how to use EMG for tool design
Students kick off the semester on The Bay