Chapter 22. Workplace Design

  1. Gavriel Salvendy Ph.D. Chair, Professor, and Head of the Department2,3
  1. Nicolas Marmaras Associate Professor and
  2. Dimitris Nathanael Researcher

Published Online: 28 FEB 2006

DOI: 10.1002/0470048204.ch22

Handbook of Human Factors and Ergonomics, Third Edition

Handbook of Human Factors and Ergonomics, Third Edition

How to Cite

Marmaras, N. and Nathanael, D. (2006) Workplace Design, in Handbook of Human Factors and Ergonomics, Third Edition (ed G. Salvendy), John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/0470048204.ch22

Editor Information

  1. 2

    Purdue University, West Lafayette, Indiana, USA

  2. 3

    Tsinghua University Beijing, People's Republic of China

Author Information

  1. School of Mechanical Engineering, National Technical University of Athens, GR 15780 Zografos, Athens, Greece

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 28 FEB 2006
  2. Published Print: 27 JAN 2006

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780471449171

Online ISBN: 9780470048207

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Keywords:

  • workplace design;
  • ergonomic workplace design;
  • workplace layout design

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Problem of Working Postures

  • Designing Individual Workstations

  • Ergonomic Layout of Workstations

  • References