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HADRIAN gets streetwise

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posted on 2017-09-21, 10:09 authored by J. Mark Porter, Russell MarshallRussell Marshall, Ruth Sims, Diane GyiDiane Gyi, Keith CaseKeith Case
HADRIAN is a computer-based inclusive design tool developed initially through the EPSRC ‘EQUAL’ (Extending Quality of Life) initiative to support the design of kitchen and shopping based tasks. The tool is currently being expanded through the EPSRC Sustainable Urban Environments programme to include data on an individual’s ability to undertake a variety of transport-related tasks, such as vehicle ingress/egress, coping with uneven surfaces, steps, street furniture and complex pedestrian environments. A feature of the enhanced HADRIAN tool will be a journey planner that compares an individual’s physical, cognitive and emotional abilities with the demands that will placed upon that individual depending on the mode(s) of transport available and the route options.



  • Mechanical, Electrical and Manufacturing Engineering

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Sixteenth Triennial World Congress of the International Ergonomics Association, IEA 2006 'Meeting Diversity in Ergonomics', the Proceedings of the Sixteenth Triennial World Congress of the International Ergonomics Association, IEA 2006


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PORTER, J. ... et al., 2006. HADRIAN gets streetwise. IN: Proceedings of 2006 16th Triennial World Congress of the International Ergonomics Association: Meeting Diversity in Ergonomics (IEA 2006), Maastricht, The Netherlands, 10-14 July 2006.


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