Indian Institute of Technology Guwahati in Hindi

Indian Institute of Technology Guwahati

ERGONOMICS LABORATORY

Publications

2017

2016

2015

2014

2013

2012

2011

  • Bora, S., Chatterjee, A., Karmakar, S. and Chakrabarti, D., 2017. Implementation of Ergonomic Design Intervention to Improve Workplace Amenities for Assam Policewomen. In: A. Chakrabarti and D. Chakrabarti (eds.), ICoRD '17 - Research into Design for Communities, Volume 1, 219 - 230. [ISBN 978-981-10-3517-3] [Spinger]

 

  • Yein, N., Pal, S., 2017. Technological Assistance for Fall Among Aging Population: A Review. In: A. Chakrabarti and D. Chakrabarti (eds.), ICoRD '17 - Research into Design for Communities, Volume 1, 409 - 420. [ISBN 978-981-10-3517-3] [Spinger]

 

  • Patel, T., Sanjog, J., Chatterjee, A., Shroff, A., Prusty, S. S., Mohapatra, S., and Karmakar, S., 2017. Virtual Ergonomics Evaluation of a Design Concept of Manual Powered Portable Paddy Thresher Suitable for Hilly Region Agriculture. In: A. Chakrabarti and D. Chakrabarti (eds.), ICoRD '17 - Research into Design for Communities, Volume 1, 503 - 512. [ISBN 978-981-10-3517-3] [Spinger]

 

  • Sharma, H., Karmakar, S., and Chakrabarti, D., 2017. Exploring the Purchase Experience of Assam Silk as a Memento Among the Tourists to Strengthen the Bond Between Visitors and Native People. In: A. Chakrabarti and D. Chakrabarti (eds.), ICoRD '17 - Research into Design for Communities, Volume 1, 679 - 690. [ISBN 978-981-10-3517-3] [Spinger]

 

  • Verma, I. K., and Karmakar, S., 2017. Driver Distraction: Methodological Review. In: A. Chakrabarti and D. Chakrabarti (eds.), ICoRD '17 - Research into Design for Communities, Volume 1, 849 - 860. [ISBN 978-981-10-3517-3] [Spinger]

 

  • Chakrabarti, P., and Chakrabarti, D., 2017. Media Representation: Design for Positive Imaging. In: A. Chakrabarti and D. Chakrabarti (eds.), ICoRD '17 - Research into Design for Communities, Volume 1, 1007 - 1024. [ISBN 978-981-10-3517-3] [Spinger]

 

  • Bhattacharjee, A., and Pal, S., 2017. Review on Sustainable Lighting Design in Art Galleries to balance between visibility and Conservation of Light Sensitive Art Exhibits. In: A. Chakrabarti and D. Chakrabarti (eds.), ICoRD '17 - Research into Design for Communities, Volume 2, 247 - 254. [ISBN 978-981-10-3520-3] [Spinger]

 

  • Dhiman, B., Chaudhury, M. K., Deb, S.K., and Chakrabarti D., 2017. Micro Solar Energy Systems: Product design Intervention Facilitating Sustainable Development for Rural North East India. In: A. Chakrabarti and D. Chakrabarti (eds.), ICoRD '17 - Research into Design for Communities, Volume 2, 117 - 126. [ISBN 978-981-10-3520-3] [Spinger]

 

  • Kharkongor, W. B., Paul, A., Bora, S., Chakrabarti, D., 2017. Meghalaya Tourism: Inculcating Cultural Image in Developing Enroute Mini Halts. In: A. Chakrabarti and D. Chakrabarti (eds.), ICoRD '17 - Research into Design for Communities, Volume 2, 255 - 266. [ISBN 978-981-10-3520-3] [Spinger]

 

  • Goswami, T., Chowdhury, A., and Karmakar, S., 2017. Framework of a KE Application Software Development for Emotive Design: A Computational Cognitive Science Perspective. In: A. Chakrabarti and D. Chakrabarti (eds.), ICoRD '17 - Research into Design for Communities, Volume 1, 469 - 478. [ISBN 978-981-10-3517-3] [Spinger]

 

  • Patel, T., Sanjog, J., Chatterjee, A. and Karmakar, S., 2016. Statistical Interpretation of Collected Anthropometric Data of Agricultural Workers from Northeast India and a Comparison with National and International Databases. IIE Transactions on Occupational Ergonomics and Human Factors. (DOI:10.1080/21577323.2016.1194912) [Taylor & Francis]

 

  • Patel, T., Sanjog, J. and Karmakar, S., 2016. Ergonomics perspective in agricultural research: a user-centred approach using computer-aided design (CAD) and digital human modeling (DHM) technologies. Journal of The Institution of Engineers (India): Series A. ( DOI: 10.1007/s40030-016-0162-2) [Spinger]

 

  • Sanjog, J., Patnaik, B., Patel, T. and Karmakar, S., 2016. Context specific design interventions in blending workstation: An ergonomics perspective. Journal of Industrial and Production Engineering, 33(1), 32-50.  (DOI: 10.1080/21681015.2015.1099057) [Taylor & Francis]
  • Sanjog, J., Patnaik, B., Patel, T. and Karmakar, S., 2015. Context specific design interventions in blending workstation: An ergonomics perspective. Journal of Industrial and Production Engineering. [In Press] [Taylor & Francis]

 

  • Sanjog, J., Patel, T., Chowdhury, A. and Karmakar, S., 2015. Musculoskeletal ailments in Indian injection-molded plastic furniture manufacturing shop-floor: Mediating role of work shift duration. International Journal of Industrial Ergonomics, 48, 89-98. (DOI: 10.1016/j.ergon.2015.04.004) [Elsevier]

 

  • Sanjog, J., Karmakar, S., Patel, T. and Chowdhury, A., 2015. Towards virtual ergonomics: aviation and aerospace. Aircraft Engineering and Aerospace Technology: An International Journal, Vol. 87 (3), 266 – 273. [Emerald]

 

  • Patel, T., Sanjog, J. and Karmakar, S., 2015. Isometric hand grip strength of agricultural workers from northeast region of India. Agric. Eng. Int: CIGR Journal, 17(1), 130-140.

 

  • Sanjog, J., Dash, T., Patel, T., and Karmakar, S., 2015. Redesign of small and medium scale injection molded plastic furniture manufacturing shop floor: Physical and environmental ergonomics aspects, In: Proceedings of 8th International Conference on Planning and Design (ICPD 2015), National Cheng Kung University, Tiwan, 25th - 28th May, 2015, pp. 276 – 286. [ISBN: 978-986-04-4432-2]

 

  • Sanjog, J., Patel, T., Chowdhury, A., Kumar, S. and Karmakar, S., 2015. Ergonomics Investigations across Durable Goods Manufacturing Sector in India: an Insight. In: P.C. Dhara (Ed.), Ergonomics for Rural Development: A collection of articles presented at the International Conference on Ergonomics (HWWE 2013), 4th-6th December 2013, Vidyasagar University, Midnapore, West Bengal, India, pp.167-174. [ISBN: 978-93-5174-905-9]

 

  • Chowdhury, A., Reddy, S.M., Chakrabarti, D. and Karmakar, S., 2015. Cognitive Theories of Product Emotion and Their Applications in Emotional Product Design. In: A. Chakrabarti (ed.), ICoRD’15 – Research into Design Across Boundaries, Volume 1, 329-340. [ISBN: 978-81-322-2231-6] .[Spinger]

 

  • Reddy, S.M., Chowdhury, A., Chakrabarti, D. and Karmakar, S., 2015. Role of Colour and Form in Product Choice and Variation of Preferences Across Product Categories: A Review. In: A. Chakrabarti (ed.), ICoRD’15 – Research into Design Across Boundaries, Volume 2, 631-640. [ISBN: 978-81-322-2228-6].[Spinger]
  • Karmakar, S., 2014. Book Review: Ergonomics in the Automotive Design Process. Ergonomics in Design, 22 (1), p.33. [SAGE Publication]. [DOI: 10.1177/1064804614522753]

 

  • Patel, T., Sanjog, J., Kumar, P., and Karmakar, S., 2014. Isometric muscular strength data of Indian agricultural workers for equipment design: Critical analysis. Agric. Eng. Int: CIGR Journal, 16(2), 70-79.

 

  • Chowdhury, A., Karmakar, S., Ghosh, S. and Chakrabarti, D., 2013. Purchase intention of anthropomorphic chair is influenced by visual attractiveness and perceived pleasure. International Review of Applied Engineering Research, 4(2), 133-140.

 

  • Patel, T. and Karmakar, S., 2014. Book review: Introduction to Ergonomics, Third Edition. International Journal of Industrial Ergonomics, 44(6), 892-893. (DOI: 10.1016/j.ergon.2014.08.003) [Elsevier]

 

  • Chowdhury, A., Karmakar, S., Reddy, S.M. and Ghosh, S. and Debkumar Chakrabarti 2014. Usability is more valuable predictor than product personality for product choice in human-product physical interaction. International Journal of Industrial Ergonomics, 44(5), 697-705. [Elsevier]

 

  • Patel, T. and Karmakar, S., 2014. Book review: Automotive Ergonomics: Driver-Vehicle Interaction. Journal of Transport Geography, 41, 346–347. (DOI: 10.1016/j.jtrangeo.2014.06.001) [Elsevier]

 

  • Karmakar, S., Sanjog, J. and Patel, T., 2014. Digital Human Modeling and Simulation in Product and Workplace Design: Indian Scenario. International Journal of Engineering Research and Applications (IJERA), Special issue. Pp. 06-12. [ISSN: 2248-9622]

 

  • Patel, T. and Karmakar, S., 2014. Anthropometric and strength data of Indian agricultural workers for farm equipment design: Book review. International Journal of Industrial Ergonomics, 44, 189-190. [Elsevier]
  • Chakrabarti, D., Deori, M., Pandit, S. and Ravi,T., 2013. Virtual Ergonomics Laboratory: Human Body Dimension Relevance. Advanced Engineering Forum, 10, 22-27. [doi:10.4028/www.scientific.net/AEF.10.22]

 

  • Pandit, S., Kumar, P. and Chakrabarti, D., 2013. “Ergonomic Problems Prevalent in Handloom Units of North East India”, International Journal of Scientific and Research Publications, Volume 3, Issue 1, January 2013.

 

  • Patel, T., Sanjog, J., Chowdhury, A., and Karmakar, S., 2013. Applications of DHM in Agricultural Engineering:  A Review. Advanced Engineering Forum, 10, 16-21. [DOI:10.4028/www.scientific.net/AEF.10.16]

 

  • Patel, T., Karmakar, S., Sanjog, J., Kumar, S. and Chowdhury, A., 2013. Socio-Economic and Environmental Changes with Transition from Shifting to Settled Cultivation In North-Eastern India: An Ergonomics Perspective. International Journal of Agricultural Science and Research, 3(2), 117-136

 

  • Sanjog, J., Patel, T. and Karmakar, S., 2013. Indoor physical work environment: an ergonomics perspective. International Journal of Science, Engineering and Technology Research, 2(3), 507-513

 

  • Chowdhury, A., Karmakar, S., Ghosh, S. and Chakrabarti, D., 2013. Purchase intention of anthropomorphic chair is influenced by visual attractiveness and perceived pleasure. International Review of Applied Engineering Research, 4(2), 133-140.

 

  • Chowdhury, A., Karmakar, S., Reddy, S.M., Ghosh, S. and Chakrabarti, D., 2013. Product personality rating style for satisfaction of tactile need of online buyers- A human factors issue in the context of e-retailers' web-design. 2013 International Conference on Human Computer Interactions (ICHCI), 23rd–24th August, Chennai, India. p. 01-08. (doi: 10.1109/ICHCI-IEEE.2013.6887784) [IEEE Xplore]

 

  • Udaykumar, B., Bora, A., Sanjog, J., and Karmakar, S., 2013. Proactive Ergonomics through Digital Human Modeling and Simulation for Product Design Innovation: A Case Study. 2013 International Computer Science and Engineering Conference (ICSEC 2013), 4th-6th Sept., Bangkok, Thiland. p. 319-323. IEEE Catalog Number: CFP13IBE-ART (doi: 10.1109/ICSEC.2013.6694801, ISBN: 978-1-4673-5324-3) [IEEE Xplore]

 

  • Chowdhury, A., Ramdas, R. and Karmakar, S., 2013. Muscle computer interface: A Review. In: A. Chakrabarti and R. V. Prakash (eds.), ICoRD’13, Lecture Notes in Mechanical Engineering. Springer, 411-421. [Print ISBN-13: 978-81-322-1049-8].[Spinger]
  • Sanjog, J., Karmakar, S., Patel, T. and Chowdhury, A., 2012. DHM an aid for virtual ergonomics of manufacturing shop floor: A review with reference to industrially developing countries. International Journal of Computer Applications, 54(14), 18-23. (DOI: 10.5120/8634-2541)

 

  • Chakrabarti, D. and Bhattachheriya, N., 2012. Ergonomic design intervention strategy for work tools development for women agro based workers in Northeast India. Work, 41, Supp. l :1330-4.

 

  •  Bhattachheriya, N. and Chakrabarti, D., 2012. Ergonomic basket design to reduce  Cumulative trauma disorders in tea leaf plucking operation. Work, 41, Suppl 1:1234-8

 

  • Bhattachheriya, N., and Chakrabarti, D. 2012. Design development scopes towards occupational wellness of women workers: specific reference to local agro based food processing industries in NE India. 43(4):403-409.

 

  • Chakrabarti. D, 2012. Sustainability issues in Ergonomics Design Process, Proc., Ergo 2012: Safety for all, HWWE2012, International Ergonomics Conference; ISE and Pant Nagar University, p 176

 

  • Kumar P. and Chakrabarti. D, 2012 Ergonomic Investigation in the Practices Adopted for pineapple Peeling in Small Scale fruit processing Units of North East,Proc., Ergo 2012: Safety for all, HWWE 2012, International Ergonomics Conference; ISE and Pant Nagar University p 145

 

  • Chowdhury, A., Sanjog, J., Reddy, S.M. and Karmakar, S., 2012. Nanomaterials in the field of Design Ergonomics: Present status. Ergonomics, 55(12), 1453-1462. [doi:10.1080/00140139.2012.720287][Taylor and Francis]

 

  • Sanjog, J., Karmakar, S., Agarwal,H. and Dattu Patil, C., 2012. Designing and ergonomic Evaluation of a Shoe-rack in CAD Environment. International Journal of Computer Applications, 49(20), 38-41. (DOI:10.5120/7890-1275)

 

  • Chowdhury, A., Karmakar, S., Reddy, S.M., Sanjog, J., Ghosh, S. and Chakrabarti, D., 2012. Visual attention analysis on mutated brand name using eye-tracking: A case study. Journal of World Academy of Science, Engineering and Technology, Issue-68, p. 1132-1135. (pISSN: 2010-376X, eISSN:2010-3778)

 

  • T. Patel, S. Karmakar, P.K. Pranav, A. Kumar and W.A. Singh, ‘Ergonomic evaluation on Sherpa  mode of load carriage’, Proceedings of International conference on Humanizing Work and Work Environment, “ERGO 2012: Safety for All”, Pantnagar, 6-8 December 2012

 

  • Reddy, S.M., Chakrabarti, D. and Karmakar, S., 2012. Emotion and Interior Space Design: An Ergonomic Perspective. Work. [IOS Press], 41 Suppl. 1,1072-1078.

 

  • Karmakar, S., Pal, M. S., Majumdar, Deepti. and Majumdar, D., 2012. Application of Digital Human Modeling and Simulation for Vision Analysis of Pilots in a Jet Aircraft: A Case Study. Work.[IOS Press], 41 Suppl. 1, 3412-3418. [DOI: 10.3233/WORK-2012-0617-3412]

 

  • Patel, T., Karmakar, S. and Chakravorty, A., 2012. Software for Performance Prediction and Matching of Tractor-Implement System.  In: Proceedings of 3rd National Conference on Emerging Trends and Applications in Computer Science (NCETACS-2012), 30-31 March, 2012, St. Anthony’s College, Shillong, Meghalaya, India. p. 262-269. IEEE Catalog Number CFP1258M-PRT [Print ISBN 978-1-4577-0749-0].

 

  • Sanjog, J., Chowdhury, A. and Karmakar, S., 2012. Industry Specific Applications of DHM. In: Karim Abdel-Malek edited ‘Proceedings of the International Summit on Human Simulation 2012 (ISHS-2012)’, 23-25 May, 2012, St. Pete Beach, Florida, USA, Pp.123-134
  • Pandit, S., Bhattacharyya, N and Chakrabarti, D.  2011: ‘An ergonomics study on women weavers’ performance: Design and Occupational assessment in the handloom industries in Assam’, Indian Science Congress, Chennai, January, 2011.

 

  • Chakrabarti, D. 2011:  ‘Good design fundamentals and ergonomics health risks factors’, , Indian Science Congress, Chennai, January, 2011.

 

  • Bhattacharyya, N.,  Pandit, S. and Chakrabarti, D. 2011: ‘Work related upper limb disorders among the women workers engaged in fruit processing industries of Assam and design development scope’, Abstract publication,  Indian Science Congress, Chennai, January, 2011.

 

  • Kumar, P and  Chakrabarti, D 2011: ‘Extending the life Cycle of Under-Utilized Urban Scrap Through Sustainable Design Approach’, Research into Design Supporting sustainable product development,  edited by Amaresh Chakrabarti, Research Publishing, Singapore,  pp. 541- 550,     ISBN: 978-981-08-7721-7, (outcome of ICoRD conference held IISc Bangalore, January 2011).

 

  • Kumar, P. and Chakrabarti, D., 2011, Design development of a pineapple eye removing device, Humanizing work and work environment (HWWE) Conference, 2011.

 

  • Karmakar, S., Majumdar, Deepti., Pal, M. S. and Majumdar, D., 2011. Ergonomic Study of Ingress-Egress of an Army Vehicle in Simulated Environment. In: Proceedings of International Conference on Trends in Product Lifecycle, Modeling, Simulation and Synthesis (PLMSS)-2011, Bangalore, India. 69-74.

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