For readers interested in Human Factors Engineering or Ergonomics. Kroemer is a Professor in the Virginia Polytechnic Institute’s department of Industrial and. We need to perform ‘at ease and efficiently’, which is the motto of ergonomics. Office Ergonomics. Front Cover. Karl H.E. Kroemer. CRC Press, May 10, Ergonomics: How to Design for Ease and Efficiency, 2nd Edition. K.H.E. Kroemer, Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University. H.B. Kroemer, Burns Clinic.

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Coping with Environmental Stress. Ergonomics focuses on human interaction with work tasks and technology and examines ways to amplify human capabilities, utilize human abilities and facilitate human efficiency.

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How to Design for Ease and Efficiency. The Ergonomic Knowledge Base. Biomechanical Strains of the Body. Effects of Alcohol on Performance. How to Get Missing Data. Both physical anthopometric, biomechanical and mental capacities of the human are discussed, as well as the design of the work task, tools, the interface with the machine and work procedures, with a set of engineering and managerial recommendations.

He has authored or coauthored over publications and articles on various human factors, ergonomics, and physiology topics.