HFES 65th Annual Meeting

HFES will be holding their 65th Annual Meeting, in which faculty and students for the University of Michigan Center for Ergonomics will present their research and findings.


Oct 5, 2021:

A Comparison of Auditory and Visual Representations of System Confidence to Support Trust Specificity, Attention Management, and Joint Performance in Human-Machine Teams

Time: Tuesday, October 5th: 11:15am – 11:37am EDT
Kevin Lieberman (University of Michigan)
Nadine Sarter (University of Michigan)


Moving From Piloted to Autonomous Operations: Investigating Human Factors Challenges in Urban Air Mobility

Time: Tuesday, October 5th: 2:15pm – 2:30pm EDT
Karanvir Panesar (University of Michigan)
Akshay Mathur (University of Michigan)
Ella Atkins (University of Michigan)
Nadine Sarter (University of Michigan)


Oct 6, 2021

Accessibility Retrofit of a Shared Automated Vehicle: Challenges and Lessons Learned

Time: Wednesday, October 6th: 9:06am – 9:24am EDT
Kamolnat Tabattanon (University of Michigan)
Clive D’Souza (University of Michigan)


Muscle Activation Differs Between Individuals During Initial Powered Ankle Exoskeleton Adaptation

Time: Wednesday, October 6th: 9:24am – 9:42am EDT
Yadrianna Acosta-Sojo (University of Michigan)
Leia Stirling (University of Michigan)


Discussion panel: Online Instruction for Cognitive Systems Engineering: Lessons Learned and Opportunities to Pursue

Time: Wednesday, October 6th:10:30am – 12:00pm EDT
Moderator : Brandon Pitts
Karen Feigh
Nadine Sarter (University of Michigan)
Philip Smith
David Woods


Oct 7, 2021

Towards standardized metrics for measuring takeover performance in conditionally automated driving: A systematic review

Time: Thursday, October 7th:8:30am – 8:45am EDT
Yining Cao (University of Michigan)
Feng Zhou (University of Michigan)
Elizabeth Pulver
Lisa J. Molnar (University of Michigan)
Lionel P. Robert (University of Michigan)
Dawn M. Tilbury (University of Michigan)

Jessie Yang (University of Michigan)


Combining Empirical and Computational Approaches to Model Trust Dynamics in Human-Autonomy Interaction

Time:  Thursday, October 7th: 11:15am – 11:30am EDT
Jessie Yang (University of Michigan)
Yaohui Guo (University of Michigan)
Christopher Schemanske (University of Michigan)


Oct 25, 2021

Human Prediction of Robot’s Intention in Object Handling Tasks

Time: Monday, October 25th:11:33am – 11:49am EDT
Teerachart Soratana (University of Michigan)
Xi Jessie Yang (University of Michigan)
Yili Liu  (University of Michigan)


Oct 26, 2021

Effects of Payment Rate and Country’s Income Level on Attitude Toward a Crowdsourcing Task

Time: Tuesday, October 26th:11:33am – 11:49am EDT
Teerachart Soratana (University of Michigan)
Yili Liu (University of Michigan)
Xi Jessie Yang (University of Michigan)


Oct 28, 2021

Relationships Between Cognitive Factors and Gait Strategy During Exoskeleton-Augmented Walking

Time: Thursday, October 28th:10:00am – 10:16am EDT
Aditi Gupta
Ryan McKindles
Leia Stirling (University of Michigan)


Metrics for Quantifying Cognitive Factors That May Underlie Individual Variation in Exoskeleton Use

Time: Thursday, October 28th: 10:16am – 10:33am EDT
Aditi Gupta
Ryan McKindles
Leia Stirling (University of Michigan)


Comparison of Ergonomic Risk Factors and Work-Related Musculoskeletal Disorders among Dismantler and Burners of Electronic Waste in Agbogbloshie, Accra Ghana

Time: Thursday, October 28th:1:30pm – 1:45pm EDT
Augustine Acquah
Clive D’Souza (University of Michigan)
Bernard Martin (University of Michigan)
John Arko-Mensah
Niladri Basu
Isabella Quakyi
Thomas Robins (University of Michigan)
Julius Fobil