Lab News

  • Our conference proceeding paper, Effects of chair support on biomechanical exposures on the neck during mobile phone use, is accepted for Human Factors and Ergonomics Society (HFES) 2018, Philadelphia, PA.
  • Daniel will present his work, Ergonomic Evaluation of Classical Guitar Implements, in the Undergraduate Research and Artistry Day (URAD) 2018 at Northern Illinois University.
  • Our conference proceeding paper, Evaluation of Different Patient Transfer Devices in Reducing Biomechanical Exposures among Professional Caregivers, is accepted for Human Factors and Ergonomics Society (HFES) 2018, Philadelphia, PA.
  • On November 15, 2017, the lab team celebrated the completion of the Samsung project.
  • Our research paper, "Validation of a Personalized Curved Muscle Model during Complex Dynamic Exertions," was accepted by the Journal of Electromyography and Kinesiology in January, 2017.
  • Kartheek and Ravi joined the WE-LAB as graduate research assistants in Fall semester 2016. Congratulations!
  • Jaejin Hwang, Ph.D. joined in a PI (Principal Investigator)-Academy 2016-2017 at Northern Illinois University.
  • Jaejin Hwang, Ph.D.  did a research poster presentation at Human Factors and Ergonomics Society (HFES) meeting, Washington, D.C. in September 2016.

Contact Us

Wellness and Ergonomics Laboratory (WE-LAB)
College of Engineering and Engineering Technology
590 Garden Road, Room 230

Jaejin Hwang, Ph.D.
Department of Industrial and Systems Engineering
Office: Engineering Building 242
jhwang3@niu.edu
815-753-9980

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