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Author EHAWC 2011 (2011 : Orlando, Fla.)

Title Ergonomics and health aspects of work with computers : International Conference, EHAWC 2011, Held as Part of HCI International 2011, Orlando, FL, USA, July 9-14, 2011, Proceedings / Michelle M. Robertson (ed.)
Published Berlin ; Heidelberg ; New York : Springer, ©2011


Description 1 online resource (xix, 246 pages)
Series Lecture notes in computer science, 0302-9743 ; 6779
LNCS sublibrary. SL 3, Information systems and applications, incl. internet/web, and HCI
Lecture notes in computer science ; 6779. 0302-9743
LNCS sublibrary. SL 3, Information systems and applications, incl. Internet/Web, and HCI.
Contents Intro; Title; Foreword; Organization; Table of Contents; Part I Quality of Working Life; New Ways of Working: A Proposed Framework and Literature Review; Introduction; Method; Results; Definitions and Principles; Relationship between Flexible Working and Productivity; Relationship between Flexible Office Environment and Productivity; Relationship between Flexible Work Times and Productivity; Relationship between Collaborative Tools and Productivity; A First NWW Framework; Discussion; Conclusion; References
Beyond the Technology Acceptance Model: Elements to Validate the Human-Technology Symbiosis ModelIntroduction; Human-Technology Symbiosis; Theoretical Reminder; The Human Perception of Technosymbiosis; Problem and Method; Main Questions; From Interviews to Questionnaires; The Content of the Questionnaire; Sampling; Results; Discussion -- Conclusion; References; The Interaction Effect of Posture and Psychological Stress on Neck-Shoulder Muscle Activity in Typing: A Pilot Study; Introduction; Methods; Subjects; Experimental Procedure; The Workstation; Measurements; Data Analysis; Results
DiscussionReferences; Management Standardization Versus Quality of Working Life; Introduction; Working Life Quality; International Standards Versus Life Quality Factors; Example of Research of Working Life after Implementation of Quality Integrated Management System; Conclusions; References; Human-Computer Interaction in Office Work: Evaluation of Interaction Patterns Using Office Equipment and Software during Data Entry and Navigation; Introduction; Methodology; Study Site and Workstation Properties; The Subjects and Job Tasks; Recording Procedure and Features
Observations Interaction Categories -- ICResults; Conclusions; References; Preventive and Pro-active Ergonomics Influence on Maintenance Excellence Level; Introduction; Examples of Activities Taken by the Companies Analyzed; A Case Study -- Poznan Brewery; A Case Study -- Unilever Polska S.A; Summary; References; Effects of Meeting Room Interior Design on Team Performance in a Creativity Task; Introduction; Methods; Participants and Design; Independent Variables; Dependent Variables; Results; Manipulation Check; Creativity; Discussion and Conclusion; References
LED Office Lighting to Promote Performance and Well-BeingIntroduction; Basic Knowledge; Objects of Study; Methods; HRV -- Heart Rate and Heart Rate Variability as Indicators of Human Health; Outlook; References; Is the Presence of a Companion Animal Dog Beneficial for Computer Operators?; Introduction; Method; Experimental Setup; Performance Tasks; Participants; Experimental Procedure; Results; Task Performance; Physiological and Emotional Changes; Discussion; Task Performance; Physiological and Emotional Changes; General Discussion; References
Summary This book constitutes the refereed proceedings of the International Conference on Ergonomics and Health Aspects of Work with Computers, EHAWC 2011, held within the framework of the 14th International Conference on Human-Computer Interaction, HCII 2011, incorporating 12 thematically similar conferences. A total of 4039 contributions was submitted to HCII 2011, of which 1318 papers were accepted for publication. The 25 papers presented in this volume were carefully reviewed and selected for inclusion in the book. They are organized in topical sections on quality of working life; health and well-being; and interactive devices and interfaces
Analysis computers
information systems
computer techniques
sociale wetenschappen
social sciences
computer sciences
man-machine interaction
user interfaces
pattern recognition
Information and Communication Technology (General)
Informatie- en communicatietechnologie (algemeen)
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and author index
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In Springer eBooks
Subject Human engineering -- Congresses
Psychology, Applied.
Computer peripherals.
Computer systems.
Computer terminals.
Human engineering.
Occupational diseases.
Psychology, Applied
Computer Peripherals
Publication Formats
Publication Characteristics
Psychological Phenomena and Processes
Technology, Industry, and Agriculture
Psychiatry and Psychology
Technology, Industry, Agriculture
Computer Systems
Computing Methodologies
Information Science
Computer Terminals
Occupational Diseases
computer terminals.
peripherals (computer)
Psychology, Applied
Occupational diseases
Computer terminals
Computer systems
Computer peripherals
Human engineering
Business & Economics.
Engineering & Applied Sciences.
Computer Science.
Labor & Workers' Economics.
Genre/Form Conference papers and proceedings
Form Electronic book
Author Robertson, Michelle M.
ISBN 9783642217166
Other Titles EHAWC 2011