21. Workplace Design

  1. Gavriel Salvendy2,3
  1. Nicolas Marmaras and
  2. Dimitris Nathanael

Published Online: 26 MAR 2012

DOI: 10.1002/9781118131350.ch21

Handbook of Human Factors and Ergonomics, Fourth Edition

Handbook of Human Factors and Ergonomics, Fourth Edition

How to Cite

Marmaras, N. and Nathanael, D. (2012) Workplace Design, in Handbook of Human Factors and Ergonomics, Fourth Edition (ed G. Salvendy), John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9781118131350.ch21

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, Athens, Greece

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 26 MAR 2012
  2. Published Print: 7 MAR 2012

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470528389

Online ISBN: 9781118131350

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Keywords:

  • workplace design;
  • working postures, problems;
  • designing individual workstations;
  • work system, constraints and requirements;
  • workstation layout

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Problem of Working Postures

  • Designing Individual Workstations

  • Layout of Workstations

  • References