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Title: Realistic elbow flesh deformation based on anthropometrical data for ergonomics modeling
Authors: Hermawati, Setia
Marshall, Russell
Keywords: Flesh deformation modeling
3D body scanner
Ergonomics
Issue Date: 2009
Publisher: © Springer Verlag
Citation: HERMAWATI, S. and MARSHALL, R., 2009. Realistic elbow flesh deformation based on anthropometrical data for ergonomics modeling. IN: Duffy, Vincent G. (ed). Digital Human Modeling. Proceedings of the Second International Conference, ICDHM 2009, Held as Part of HCI International 2009 San Diego, CA, USA, July 19-24, 2009, pp. 632-641
Series/Report no.: Lecture Notes in Computer Science;5620
Abstract: The human model for ergonomic simulation has improved in terms of its reliability and appearance and yet there seems to be less attention paid to create a realistic and accurate flesh deformation around the joint. This study, a part of ongoing research, proposes a combination of manual and automatic (3D body scanner) measurements to create a database for flesh deformation prediction i.e. flesh deformation area and cross section changes, around the elbow joint. The database consists of two race groups i.e., Caucasian and Asian (23 subjects, 11 males and 12 females), which were carefully chosen to represent a variety of height and body type. The prediction results for both flesh deformation area and cross section changes are discussed as well as their relevance for the next stage of the study.
Description: This is a conference paper. It was presented at the Second International Conference, ICDHM 2009. The original publication is available at: http://www.springerlink.com/content/g363t1131532u081/
Version: Accepted for publication
DOI: 10.1007/978-3-642-02809-0_67
URI: https://dspace.lboro.ac.uk/2134/5995
ISBN: 9783642028083
ISSN: 0302-9743
Appears in Collections:Conference Papers and Contributions (Design School)

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