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Research Line

by maryana published Aug 17, 2016 08:45 AM, last modified Nov 09, 2016 10:02 AM

Ergonomics, Innovation and Sustainability

Comprises the theoretical-methodological knowledge and the state of the art related to socio-technical problems in the scope of work processes, daily life and the environment, with emphasis on product and processes, considering the human-technological-social-environmental interfaces and its repercussions on production, usability, friendliness, health, comfort, quality of life, based on the principles of sustainability and social responsibility.

Areas of operation:

    • Thermal comfort
    • Thermal variables and mental effort
    • Performance, health and environmental comfort
    • Application of statistical models in Experimental Ergonomics
    • Hygiene, Health and Safety at Work
    • Construction and Demolition Waste Management
    • Ergonomics
    • Product and Service Design
    • Strategy and management of manufacturing and service organizations
    • Productive restructuring, work organization and new technologies
    • Strategic management of knowledge and innovation
    • Work in the Context of Contemporary Productive Restructuring
    • Work and sustainable rural development