E3S Web Conf.
Volume 179, 20202020 International Conference on Environment and Water Resources Engineering (EWRE 2020)
|Number of page(s)||5|
|Section||Environmental and Industrial Design|
|Published online||23 July 2020|
Design of kneeling-sitting dual-use office chair based on ergonomics
Industrial Design Department, Hohai University, Changzhou, Jiangsu Province, 213022, China
* Corresponding author’s e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org
With the popularity of paperless office methods, the proportion of people who use sitting posture as the main office posture is increasing, but at the same time, some disadvantages of sitting office are also highlighted. From the perspective of ergonomics, this article designs and analyses the structure and specific dimensions of the kneeling-sitting dual-use office chair. Based on the analysis of human spine curvature and lumbar electromyography, the effects of kneeling and sitting postures on human spine were compared. Then perfect the kneeling-sitting dual-use office chair that is more suitable for people’s office style.
© The Authors, published by EDP Sciences, 2020
This is an Open Access article distributed under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution License 4.0, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.
Current usage metrics show cumulative count of Article Views (full-text article views including HTML views, PDF and ePub downloads, according to the available data) and Abstracts Views on Vision4Press platform.
Data correspond to usage on the plateform after 2015. The current usage metrics is available 48-96 hours after online publication and is updated daily on week days.
Initial download of the metrics may take a while.