Digital Human Modeling: Applications in Health, Safety, Ergonomics and Risk Management

7th International Conference, DHM 2016, Held as Part of HCI International 2016, Toronto, ON, Canada, July 17-22, 2016, Proceedings

  • Vincent G. Duffy

Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 9745)

Also part of the Information Systems and Applications, incl. Internet/Web, and HCI book sub series (LNISA, volume 9745)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages I-XIX
  2. Anthropometry, Ergonomics, Design and Comfort

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 1-1
    2. Wen-Yu Fu, Guang Cheng, Yu-Feng Ma, Ai-Ping Yang
      Pages 3-12
    3. Huiyu Luo, Chang Liu, Jing Zhang, Qing Ye, Li Ding
      Pages 32-41
    4. René Patesson, Eric Brangier
      Pages 42-53
    5. Deep Seth, Damien Chablat, Sophie Sakka, Fouad Bennis
      Pages 54-65
    6. Ai-ping Yang, Guang Cheng, Wen-yu Fu, Hui-min Hu, Xin Zhang, Chau-Kuang Chen
      Pages 66-72
  3. Physiology and Anatomy Models

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 73-73
    2. Giorgio Colombo, Giancarlo Facoetti, Caterina Rizzi
      Pages 75-81
    3. Takuya Hashimoto, Atsuko Murakoshi, Takahiro Kikuchi, Yukihiro Michiwaki, Takuji Koike
      Pages 82-91
    4. Jorge Roberto Lopes dos Santos, Heron Werner, Gerson Ribeiro, Simone Letícia Belmonte
      Pages 92-99
    5. Stavros Nousias, Aris S. Lalos, Konstantinos Moustakas
      Pages 100-109
  4. Motion Prediction and Recognition

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 121-121
    2. Camilo Argüello, Marcela Iregui
      Pages 123-131
    3. Tadashi Uozumi, Shuhei Yasuda, Kontawat Chottikampon, Suchalinee Mathurosemontri, Akihiko Goto, Hiroyuki Hamada
      Pages 132-139
    4. Giorgio Colombo, Claudio Comotti, Daniele Regazzoni, Caterina Rizzi, Andrea Vitali
      Pages 140-149
    5. Soutatsu Kanazawa, Zelong Wang, Yuka Takai, Akihiko Goto, Tomoko Ota, Hiroyuki Hamada
      Pages 150-158

About these proceedings


This book constitutes the refereed proceedings of the 7th International Conference on Digital Human Modelling: Applications in Health, Safety, Ergonomics and Risk Management, DHM 2016, held as part of the 18th International Conference on Human-Computer Interaction, HCII 2016, held in Toronto, ON, Canada, in July 2016 and received a total of 4354 submissions, of which 1287 papers were accepted for publication after a careful reviewing process. These papers address the latest research and development efforts and highlight the human aspects of design and use of computing systems. The papers accepted for presentation thoroughly cover the entire field of human-computer interaction, addressing major advances in knowledge and effective use of computers in a variety of application areas.

This volume contains papers addressing the following major topics: anthropometry, ergonomics, design and comfort; physiology and anatomy models; motion prediction and recognition; quality and safety in healthcare; design for health; work design and support; modeling human behavior and cognition.


agile software development communication robot design ergonomics human-robot interaction user-centered design assistive environments collaborative work computer vision decision support system healthcare human factors interactive software MRI neural network risk monitoring indicator safety security ultrasound 3D virtual reality wearable sensing

Editors and affiliations

  • Vincent G. Duffy
    • 1
  1. 1.Purdue UniversityWest LafayetteUSA

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Springer International Publishing Switzerland 2016
  • Publisher Name Springer, Cham
  • eBook Packages Computer Science
  • Print ISBN 978-3-319-40246-8
  • Online ISBN 978-3-319-40247-5
  • Series Print ISSN 0302-9743
  • Series Online ISSN 1611-3349
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