Negar Sheidayi

Job title: 
Student Researcher
Human Factors & Ergonomics

Degree Program: Bachelor of Science 

Expected Graduation: 2023

Area(s) of Interest: Negar is an undergraduate student in the Applied Mathematics and Industrial Engineering and Operations Research departments at UC Berkeley. Her current research interests include exoskeletons and their effects on construction workers, MSDs, and sports. In particular, understanding how the Exoskeletons can provide support to minimize the risk of fatigue and injuries.

Project(s): Currently, she is working on qualitative data collection and upper extremity analysis of the arm and shoulder supports of exoskeletons for construction workers, as well as analysis of dynamic posture stability using force plates.

Desired Employment: Industry, Industrial design