Human Factors

person using assistive technology to climb stairsErgonomics (or human factors) is the scientific discipline concerned with the understanding of interactions among humans and other elements of a system, and the profession that applies theory, principles, data and methods to design in order to optimize human well-being and overall system performance.

Researchers working in this area include:

Wai-Tat Fu

Kyratso (Karrie) Karahalios:

Alex Kirlik

Dan Morrow