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Application of mismatch equations in dynamic seating designs
Anthropometry is critical for product and workplace design. Highly prevalent, office work is associated with sedentarism and physical discomfort due to prolonged sitting. Dynamic seating (alternating across sitting, perching, ...
Applied anthropometry for common industrial settings design: Working and ideal manual handling heights
(International Journal of Industrial Ergonomics, 2020)
Anthropometry has been used extensively for designing safe and sustainable products and workplaces. However, it is common that designers need straightforward guidelines and dimensions, which they often lack, for specific ...
Educational level and its relationship with body height and popliteal height in Chilean male workers.
(Journal of Biosocial Science, 2020)
A secular trend in body height has been experienced in many nations and populations, hypothesized to be the result of better living conditions. Educational level has been shown to be closely associated with body height. ...
Gender inequality and sexual height dimorphism in Chile
Chile has experienced significant improvements in its economy; thus, a secular trend in height has been observed in its population. Gender equality has also improved hand in hand with active policies addressing the gender ...