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2013 Stapp Car Crash Journal and Conference
January 1, 2013 to December 31, 2013 Organize annual Stapp conference and coordinate publication of Stapp Journal.
Soldier-Centered Vehicle Seating Design Tools
Measure anthropometry and shape measures of soldiers to develop occupant models that account for gear.
THOR5 (Task 6b) sub of-Biomechanical Research Support
April 20, 2013 to April 19, 2014 Compare anthropometry of Thor5 ATD to population measures.
ARC-Foot Modeling
Develop a statistically valid anthropometric definition for a new ATD foot.
Warrior Injury Assessment Manikin (WIAMan)
Perform biomechanical testing to measure injury response to vertical loading in support blast dummy development.
ARC-Encumbered Reach
Quantify the effects of body armor on seated reach difficulty and capability.
Elderly Occupant Posture, Body Shape, and Belt Fit
Measure the posture, body shape, and belt fit of elderly occupants.  
Measurement of Body Shape Change in Children
Develop and apply advanced 3D anthropometry techniques to quantify child body shape.  
Evaluation Belted and Unbelted Safety Requirements
September 20, 2013 to April 15, 2015 Collaborative project with General Motors.  Determine the effect on restraint system and vehicle design if vehicles were only required to pass crash tests with belted occupants. Project publications include: Does the unbelted safety requirement affect protection for belted occupants?
UMTRI Workshop on New Tools for Child Occupant Protection
June 23, 2015 to June 24, 2015 Presentations Development of Fit Envelopes to Promote Compatibility Among Vehicles and Child Restraints Three-Dimensional Body Shape Measurement and Modeling for Ergonomic and Safety Applications: Pediatric Populations Development of Toddler Virtual Fit Models Videos Virtual fit of RF CRS into RF...