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4 Important Questions to Answer Before Designing Your Applied Anthropometry Research Project

Sep 17th, 2019
Designing any research project can be daunting, and those in the anthropometric arena are no exception. Many elements are required, like articulating clear grounds for questioning, qualitative and quantitative measurements, defining outcomes, and measuring results. Unfortunately, many researchers focus far too much on the details of the project before asking the important questions that determine … more »

Child Anthropometry – A Moving Target

Aug 27th, 2019
Kids grow constantly, changing dimensions even while they sleep!  That makes designing products for children’s safety a complex and challenging task.  That’s why high-quality anthropometric data are critical to the design of so many things that children interact with every day, like bike helmets, school busses and car seats. Finding the Right Fit for Helmets … more »

The Importance of Measurements for Those with Disabilities

Jul 26th, 2019
You might be surprised to learn just how many uses there are for anthropometric data. This article will focus on the design of workspaces, architectural living spaces and anthropometry’s key role in supporting those with disabilities. The US Access Board, an independent federal agency that promotes equality for people with disabilities, creates building standards in … more »

Anthrotech is Now Hiring

Apr 4th, 2019
We’re looking for the right people to join our team.    Anthropological Research Associate Ph.D. is preferred. Seek and write proposals for potential projects. Coordinate, plan, staff and implement 3D and related anthropometric projects. Fluency in 3D computer graphics software a plus. Travel, both nationally or internationally, to meet clients and to measure and scan … more »

Participant Recruitment

Jan 28th, 2019
What we do here at Anthrotech depends upon a lot of data.  Heaps and gobs of data, to which we apply our decades of experience and expertise – ultimately resulting in projects which create products and environments that are more comfortable and safer for people around the world. If you’re new to Anthrotech, or simply … more »