Many of the Human Factors research collaborations have been with Drs. S. Camille Peres and Ranjana K. Mehta with Texas A&M’s department of Environmental and Occupational Health and faculty with the Industrial and System Engineering and focus on:
What is Human Factors (or Ergonomics)[adapted from hfes.org]?
Human Factors (or Ergonomics) is the:
Human Factors scientists and professionals contribute to the design and evaluation of tasks, jobs, products, environments and systems in order to make them compatible with the needs, abilities, and limitations of people. This results in human performance that is more effective, effecient, pleasant, and safer.