KUMASHIRO Masaharu

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Name
KUMASHIRO Masaharu
Affiliation
University of Occupational and Environmental Health, Japan
Section
Institute of Industrial Ecological Sciences, Ergonomics
Degree
Ph D. Environmental Science(Hokkaido University)

Research Interests

 
 

Research Areas

 
 

Misc

 
Power Spectral Analysis of Heart Rate Variability in Type As and Type Bs during Mental Workload
Psychosomatic Medicine   54    1992
POWER SPECTRAL ANALYSIS OF HEART RATE VARIABILITY IN TYPE As DURING SOLO AND COMPETITIVE MENTAL ARITHMETIC TASK
Journal of Psychosomatic Research   36(6)    1992
Work efficiency and workload of middle-aged or elderly females in visual information processing work
The Japanese Journal of Ergonomics   28(4)    1992
Dynamic analysis of wrist circumduction : a new application of the biaxial flexible electrogoniometer
Clinical Biomechanics   6    1991
The work loads and work efficiencies in female workers (3)
The Japanese Journal of Ergonomics   27(3)    1991

Books etc

 
AN ERGONOMIC APPROACH TO DEVELOPING SUPPORTING EQUIPMENT : FOCUS ON AN ASSEMBLY LINE WHERE POOR WORK POSTURES ARE COMMON
Advances in Industrial Ergonomics and Safety IV   1992   
Towards Human Work ---Solutions to problems in Occupational Health and Safety
Taylor & Francis   1991   
MENTAL STRESS WITH NEW TECHNOLOGY AT THE WORKPLACE
Work with Computers : Organizational, Management, Stress and Health Aspects   1989   
"Practical measurement of psychophysiological functions for determining workloads"
Evaluation of human work second edition, Edited by J. R. Wilson and E. N. Corlett, Taylor & Francis, London   1995   
"The Paths to Productive Aging"
The Paths to Productive Aging, Edited by Kumashiro, M. Taylor & Francis, London"   1995   

Works

 
An ergonomic intervention in the nuclear power plants
1988
Techno-Stress symptoms in the computer engineers
1990
An ergonomic intervention for the middle-aged and elderly workers in the assembly lines
1991
Job re-design for middle-aged and elderly workers
1993
Ergonomics design for the main control room in a nuclear power plant
1993

Research Grants & Projects

 
Aging and Work Abilities
Ergonomics interventions to the problems of mental stress and mental health at the workplace