Program at Glance

May 20 2014

8:00 Registration
8:45 Opening: Masaaki Mochimaru
9:00 Session 1: Anthropometry and 3D Human Body Modeling
10:20 Break
10:30 Session 2: Posture and Motion Simulation 1
11:50 Lunch
13:00 Session 3: Poster Session
14:20 Break
14:30 Session 4: Impact and Deformation Analysis
16:10 Break
16:20 Session 5: Model Standards and Protocols
17:20 Lab tour
8:30 - 18:00 Interactive session

May 21 2014

9:00 Session 6: ISHS Session 1
10:40 Break
10:50 Session 7: Hand Modeling
12:10 Lunch
13:20 Session 8: Applications and Software Demonstration
14:20 Break
14:30 Session 9: Motion Capture and Reconstruction
15:50 Break
16:00 Session 10: Digital Human Modeling
17:00 Break (Transfer to Banquet Venue)
19:00 Banquet
8:30 - 18:00 Interactive session

May 22 2014

9:00 Session 11: ISHS Session 2
10:40 Break
10:50 Session 12: Posture and Motion Simulation 2
12:10 Closing: Masaaki Mochimaru
13:30 IEA Human Simulation and Virtual Environments Technical Committee Meeting
8:30 - 12:00 Interactive session

Floor Map

DHM2014 Floor Map

DHM2014 Interactive Session

Session Details

Anthropometry and 3D Human Body Modeling

May 20 2014, 9:00 - 10:20

Chair: Bruce Bradtmiller and Makiko Kouchi

9:00 - 9:20
Paper #48
Rapid Generation of Custom Avatars Using Depth Cameras
Byoung-keon Park (University of Michigan), Matthew P. Reed (University of Michigan)

9:20 - 9:40
Paper #50
Developing and Implementing Parametric Human Body Shape Models in Ergonomics Software
Matthew P. Reed (University of Michigan), Ulrich Raschke (Siemens), Rishi Tirumali (Siemens)

9:40 - 10:00
Paper #40
Foot Dimension and Shape Differences between Taiwanese and Japanese Females
Yu-Chi Lee (Tsuin-Hua University), Makiko Kouchi (AIST, Japan), Masaaki Mochimaru (AIST, Japan), Mao-Jiun Wang (Tsuin-Hua University)

10:00 - 10:20
Paper #45
Three-Dimensional Facial Aging and Morphological Diversities of Japanese Population
Kazuhiko Imaizumi (National Research Institute of Police Science), Yoshinori Ogawa (National Research Institute of Police Science), Kei Taniguchi (National Research Institute of Police Science), Kazutoshi Matsuzaki (Mizuho Information & Research Institute Inc.), Takeshi Nagata (Mizuho Information & Research Institute Inc.), Masaaki Mochimaru (AIST, Japan), Makiko Kouchi (AIST, Japan)

Posture and Motion Simulation 1

May 20 2014, 10:30 - 11:50

Chair: Matthew P. Reed and Satoshi Kanai

10:30 - 10:50
Paper #6
Dynamically Consistent Human Movement Prediction for Interactive Vehicle Occupant Package Design
Chand John (Honda Research Institute USA), Behzad Dariush (Honda Research Institute USA)

10:50 - 11:10
Paper #14
Experimental Assessment of the Quality of Ergonomic Indicators for Collaborative Robotics Computed Using a Digital Human Model
Pauline Maurice (CEA LIST / ISIR), Vincent Padois (ISIR), Yvan Measson (CEA LIST), Philippe Bidaud (ISIR)

11:10 - 11:30
Paper #23
Extending Functionalities of DHM Tools Using Motion Databases
Ali Keyvani (Chalmers University of Technology), Gunnar Bolmsjö (University West), Dan Lämkull (Volvo Cars), Roland Örtengren (Chalmers University of Technology)

11:30 - 11:50
Paper #28
A Framework for Combing Digital Human Simulations with Robots and Other Objects
Robert Bohlin (FCC), Niclas Delfs (FCC), Peter Mårdberg (FCC), Johan Carlson (FCC)

Poster Session

May 20 2014, 13:00 - 14:20

Chair: Masaaki Mochimaru

Paper #34
Digital Human Arm Models with Variation in Size, Strength and Range of Motion
Erik Brolin (University of Skövde), Dan Högberg (University of Skövde), Lars Hanson (Chalmers University of Technology)

Paper #43
Whole-Body Patterns in the Range of Joint Motion in Young Adults; Masculine Type and Feminine Type
Keiichi Moromizato (University of the Ryukyus), Ryosuke Kimura (Graduate School of Science, University of the Ryukyus), Hajime Ishida (University of the Ryukyus), Kyoko Yamaguchi (University of the Ryukyus), Hitoshi Fukase (Hokkaido University)

Paper #46
Designing Comfortable Chairs that Reduce Leg Swelling
Hodaka Yamaguchi (Shinshu University), Hiroaki Yoshida (Shinshu University), Masayoshi Kamijo (Shinshu university), Goro Fujimaki (Gifu Pref. Research Institute for Human Life Technology), Tetsuya Naruse (Gifu Pref. Research Institute for Human Life Technology)

Paper #5
Fingertip Force Estimation Based on the Deformation of the Fingertip
Akihito Kibita (Hiroshima University), Toshio Tsuji (Hiroshima University), Yuichi Kurita (Hiroshima University)

Paper #58
Dhaiba: Development of Virtual Ergonomic Assessment System with Human Models
Yui Endo (AIST, Japan), Mitsunori Tada (AIST, Japan), Masaaki Mochimaru (AIST, Japan)

Paper #44
Estimation of Foot Shape Deformation Based on Plantar Skin Deformation Measurement
Takayuki Shiina (Tokyo University of Science), Akira Obara (Tokyo University of Science), Yuka Iijima (Tokyo University of Science), Takumi Ishikawa (Tokyo University of Science), Hiroshi Takemura (Tokyo University of Science), Hiroshi Mizoguchi (Tokyo University of Science), Shinichi Kosugi (Nara Prefectural Mimuro Hospital)

Paper #8
Real-Time Recognition of Human Gestures for Collaborative Robots on Assembly-Line
Eva Coupeté (Mines ParisTech), Sotiris Manitsaris (Mines ParisTech), Fabien Moutarde (Mines ParisTech)

Impact and Deformation Analysis

May 20 2014, 14:30 - 16:10

Chair: Choi Hyung-Yun and Hideyuki Kimpara

14:30 - 14:50
Paper #22
Impact Biomechanics – Use of Validated Models for the Evaluation of the Injury Risk
Stefan Lehner (Technische Universität München), Veit Senner (Technische Universität München)

14:50 - 15:10
Paper #51
Biomechanical Evaluation of Falling Protective Reaction for Children Based on the Analysis of Falling Behavior Captured in a Daily Living Environment
Yusuke Miyazaki (TiTech), Yoshifumi Nishida (AIST, Japan), Akira Mano (TiTech)

15:10 - 15:30
Paper #52
Analysis of penetrating injury due to toothbrush using childhood fall motion database and impact biomechanics
Hideyuki Myouse (AIST, Japan), Yoshifumi Nishida (AIST, Japan), Tachio Takano (AIST, Japan), Yoshinori Koizumi (AIST, Japan), Koji Kitamura (AIST, Japan), Tatsuhiro Yamanaka, (AIST, Japan)

15:30 - 15:50
Paper #41
A Measurement Setup for the 3D Validation of Fingertip Deformation Models
Felix Von Drigalski (AIST, Japan), Atsutoshi Ikeda (NAIST), Tamim Asfour (KIT), Tsukasa Ogasawara (NAIST)

15:50 - 16:10
Paper #55
Comparison of 2D and 3D Finite Element Fingertip during Grasping
Gregor Harih (LICADS), Jasmin Kaljun (LICADS), Bojan Dolšak (LICADS)

Model Standards and Protocols

May 20 2014, 16:20 - 17:20

Chair: Sascha Wischniewski and Masaaki Mochimaru

16:20 - 16:40
Paper #24
Exchanging Data between Digital Human Modeling Systems - A Review of Data Formats
Dominik Bonin (BAuA), Sascha Wischniewski (BAuA), Gunther Paul (Queensland University of Tech), Hans-Joachim Wirsching (Human Soluitons GmbH), Andrea Upmann (Ford-Werke GmbH), Jessica Rausch (Ford Forschungszentrum Aachen GmbH)

16:40 - 17:00
Paper #25
Dynamic Motion Analysis When Getting in and Out of the Second Row of a Vehicle
Xuguang Wang (INRETS), Thomas Robert (IFSTTAR), Jian Wan (FORD), Ksenia Kozak (FORD), Nanxin Wang (FORD)

17:00 - 17:20
Paper #26
Global Discomfort Assessment for Vehicle Passengers by Simulation (UDASim)
Annika Ulherr (Technische Universität München), Klaus Bengler (Technische Universität München)

ISHS Session 1

May 21 2014,

Chair: Jas Arora and Tim Marler

9:00 - 9:20
Paper #1a
Enhanced Technologies for Optimization of Warfighter Load (ETOWL) - Human Simulation Interface
Karim Abdel-Malek (The University of Iowa), Jasbir Arora (The University of Iowa), Rajan Bhatt (The University of Iowa), Kim Farrell (The University of Iowa), Tim Marler (The University of Iowa), Peter Squire (Office of Naval Research), Michael Hamilton (Dahlgren Laboratory), Chris Henson (Naval Health Research Center)

9:20 - 9:40
Paper #4a
Towards the Development of an Automatic Gait Analysis Software
Caley Medinger (The University of Iowa), Rajankumar Bhatt (The University of Iowa), Jasbir Arora (The University of Iowa), Karim Abdel-Malek (The University of Iowa)

9:40 - 10:00
Paper #5a
Sizing up the ADF: the Australian Warfighter Anthropometry Survey (AWAS)
Alistair Furnell (Defence Science and Technology Organisation, Australia), Jemma Coleman (Defence Science and Technology Organisation, Australia), Grant Tomkinson (University of South Australia), Nathan Daniell (University of South Australia)

10:00 - 10:20
Paper #6a
IMMA—Intelligently Moving Manikins in Automotive Applications
L. Hanson (Chalmers University of Technology), D. Högberg (University of Skövde), J.S. Carlson (Fraunhofer Chalmers Research Centre), R. Bohlin (Fraunhofer Chalmers Research Centre), N. Delfs (Fraunhofer Chalmers Research Centre), P. Mårdberg (Fraunhofer Chalmers Research Centre), S. Gustafsson (Fraunhofer Chalmers Research Centre), E. Brolin (Chalmers University of Technology / University of Skövde), A. Keyvani and I-M. Rhen (Chalmers University of Technology / University West)

10:20 - 10:40
Paper #9a
Normalizing Body Postures in a Scan Database
Shuntaro Yamazaki (AIST, Japan), Makiko Kouchi (AIST, Japan), Masaaki Mochimaru (AIST, Japan)

Hand Modeling

May 21 2014, 10:50 - 12:10

Chair: John Rasmussen and Natsuki Miyata

10:50 - 11:10
Paper #11
Grasp Synthesis for Variously-Sized Hands Using a Grasp Database That Covers Variation of Contact Region
Takayoshi Hirono (Yokohama National University), Natsuki Miyata (AIST, Japan), Yusuke Maeda (Yokohama National University)

11:10 - 11:30
Paper #12
Grasping Simulation with a New Device for a Hand
Esteban Peña-Pitarch (EPSEM (UPC)), Neus Tico-Falguera (Althaia), Georgia Romero-Culleres (Althaia), Monserrat Abenoza-Guardiola (Althaia)

11:30 - 11:50
Paper #37
Estimating Grasp Comfort using 3D Geometric and Musculoskeletal Models of the Human Hand
Satoshi Kanai (Hokkaido University), Yulai Xie (Hokkaido University), Hiroaki Date (Hokkaido University)

11:50 - 12:10
Paper #13
Pitching Simulation with Musculoskeletal Model of Hand
Ryosuke Yokohata (Osaka University), Masataka Imura (Osaka University), Yuki Uranishi (Osaka University), Shunsuke Yoshimoto (Osaka University), Yoshihiro Kuroda (Osaka University), Osamu Oshiro (Osaka University)

Applications and Software Demonstration

May 21 2014, 13:20 - 14:20

Chair: Julie Charland and Thomas Alexander

13:20 - 13:40
Paper #7
Virtual Evaluation and Optimisation of Industrial Human-Robot Cooperation: An Automotive Case Study
Fredrik Ore (Mälardalen University), Lars Hanson (Chalmers University of Technology), Niclas Defs (Fraunhofer-Chalmers Centre), Magnus Wiktorsson (Mälardalen University)

13:40 - 14:00
Paper #56
DHM to Investigate Product Ergonomics and Visual Representation of Results
Daniele Regazzoni (University of Bergamo), Giordano De Vecchi (University of Bergamo), Caterina Rizzi (University of Bergamo), Giorgio De Ponti (Innovation Centre - Epta Group)

14:00 - 14:20
Paper #20
Ergonomic DHM Systems: Limitations and Trends – A Literature Review Focused on the ‘Future of Ergonomics’
Thomas Alexander (FKIE), Gunther Paul (Queensland University of Tech)

Motion Capture and Reconstruction

May 21 2014, 14:30 - 15:50

Chair: Xuguang Wang and Mitsunori Tada

14:30 - 14:50
Paper #15
Motion Capture and Data Analysis for Physical Movement of Pianists
Jesse Latimer (Texas Tech University), Aimee Cloutier (Texas Tech University), James Yang (Texas Tech University), William Westney (Texas Tech University), Michael O'Boyle (Texas Tech University), Cynthia Grund (University of Southern Denmark)

14:50 - 15:10
Paper #31
The User Behavior Concerning Pedals in the Vehicle and Their Impact on Posture Calculations in Digital Human Models
Albert Zaindl (Technische Universität München), Stefan Karber (Technische Universität München), Klaus Bengler (Technische Universität München)

15:10 - 15:30
Paper #33
Ergonomic Evaluation of Upper Limb Movements in the Automobile Production Measured by Means of Motion Capturing
Christin Hölzel (BMW Group), Klaus Bengler (Technische Universität München), Tim Dressel (Technische Universität München)

15:30 - 15:50
Paper #47
Visualization of Maturing Gait Pattern in Children by Using Whole Body Dhaiba Model
Akira Sawatome (TUS), Mitsunori Tada (AIST, Japan), Hiroshi Takemura (Tokyo University of Science), Masaaki Mochimaru (AIST, Japan), Makiko Kouchi (AIST, Japan), Yui Endo (AIST, Japan)

Digital Human Modeling

May 21 2014, 16:00 - 17:00

Chair: Gunther Paul and Yusuke Miyazaki

16:00 - 16:20
Paper #30
Manual Handling of Loads Supported by a Body-Worn Lifting Aid
Verena Knott (Technische Universität München), Klaus Bengler (Technische Universität München), Werner Kraus (Fraunhofer IPA), Valentin Schmidt (Fraunhofer IPA)

16:20 - 16:40
Paper #53
Virtual Patient to Assess Prosthetic Devices
Caterina Rizzi (University of Bergamo), Giorgio Colombo (Politecnico di Milano), Giancarlo Facoetti (University of Bergamo), Daniele Regazzoni (University of Bergamo)

16:40 - 17:00
Paper #18
Sensitivity Analysis for Predicting the Probability of Slip in Gait - A Pilot Study
Jared Gragg (Texas Tech University), James Yang (Texas Tech University)

ISHS Session 2

May 22 2014, 9:00 - 10:40

Chair: Karim Abdel-Malek and Rajan Bhatt

9:00 - 9:20
Paper #2a
USARIEM Heat Strain Decision Aid
Robert Dunscombe (The University of Iowa), Anith Mathai (The University of Iowa), Tim Marler (The University of Iowa), Karim Abdel-Malek (The University of Iowa)

9:20 - 9:40
Paper #3a
Physiology in Digital Humans: A High Level View
Anith Mathai (The University of Iowa), Kristen Spurrier (The University of Iowa), Samantha Wagner (The University of Iowa), Robert Dunscombe (The University of Iowa), Thao Nicholas Chi (The University of Iowa), Karim Abdel-Malek (The University of Iowa)

9:40 - 10:00
Paper #7a
The Relation of Gaze and Goal Directed Hand-Arm Movements
Florian Kremser (Technische Universität München), Michael Gebhart (Technische Universität München), Klaus Bengler (Technische Universität München), Andreas Zimmermann (MAN Truck & Bus AG, Munich, Germany)

10:00 - 10:20
Paper #8a
An Experimental Investigation on Intra- and Inter-Individual Variability in Automotive Driving Postures
Jeanne Bulle (Université de Lyon), Xuguang Wang (Université de Lyon), Giancarlo Caccia Dominioni (Toyota Motor Europe), Sabine Compigne (Toyota Motor Europe)

10:20 - 10:40
Paper #10a
Task-Based Survivability Analysis: an Overview of Capabilities
Tim Marler (The University of Iowa), Nic Capdevila (The University of Iowa), Jacob Kersten (The University of Iowa), Andrew Taylor (The University of Iowa), William Xie (The University of Iowa), James Mackiewicz (US Naval Health Research Center)

Posture and Motion Simulation 2

May 22 2014, 10:50 - 12:10

Chair: James Yang and Esteban Pena-Pitarch

10:50 - 11:10
Paper #35
On the Compatibility of Two Different Simulation Approaches for Human-Seat Interaction
Hans-Joachim Wirsching (Human Soluitons GmbH)

11:10 - 11:30
Paper #38
Efficient Large-Scale as-Built Environment Modeling Based on 3D Laser-Scanning for Human Walking Simulation
Tsubasa Maruyama (Hokkaido University), Satoshi Kanai (Hokkaido University), Hiroaki Date (Hokkaido University)

11:30 - 11:50
Paper #4
H-point Simulation in Musculoskeletal Models of Seating
John Rasmussen (Aalbog University), Michael Andersen (Aalborg University), Jessica Rausch (Ford Forschungszentrum Aachen GmbH), Andrea Upmann (Ford-Werke GmbH), Dorothee Klocke (Ford-Werke GmbH)

11:50 - 12:10
Paper #57
Seating Comfort with Occupant Seating Posture Monitoring System
Choi Hyung-Yun (Hongik University)