PUBLICATIONS -- Hand-arm Vibration

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  1. Rakheja, S., Wu, J., Dong, R., Boileau, P.-E., and Schopper, A., “A comparison of biodynamic models of the human hand-arm system for applications to the hand-held power tools”, Journal of Sound and Vibration, 249(1), 2002: pp 55-82.
  2. Rakheja, S., C. Rajalingham and P.-É. Boileau, “Analysis of hand-transmitted vibration of a hand-held percussive tool”, Euro. J. of Mechanical and Env. Engineering, 47(3), 2002: 141-158. 
  3. R.G. Dong, S. Rakheja, W.P. Smutz, A. Schopper, D. Welcome and J.Z. Wu, “Evaluating anti-vibration performance of a glove using total effective acceleration transmissibility”, Int. J. of Industrial Ergonomics, 30(1), 2002: 33-48.
  4. Wu, J., Dong, R.G., Rakheja, S., Schopper, A, “Simulation of Mechanical Responses of Fingertip to Dynamic Loading”, Medical Engineering & Physics, 24(4), 2002: 253-264.
  5. Rakheja, S., Dong, R., Welcome, D., and Schopper, A., “Estimation of tool-specific isolation performance of antivibration gloves”, Int. J. of Industrial Ergonomics, 30(2), 2002:71-87.
  6. Dong, RG, T McDowell, D Welcome, PW Smutz, C Warren, JW Wu, AW Schopper, S Rakheja,” Assessing vibration isolation performance of gloves using on-the-hand measurement methods”, Proc. of the UK informal Group. Meeting on Human Responses to Vibration, Loughborough, UK, 18 – 20 September 2002.
  7. RG Dong, TW McDowell, DE Welcome, PW Smutz, AW Schopper, C Warren, JZ Wu, S Rakheja, “On-the-Hand Measurement Methods for Assessing Effectiveness of Anti-Vibration Gloves”, Int. J. of Industrial Ergonomics, September 2002.
  8. R.G. Dong, T. McDowell, D. Welcome, J. Wu, A.W. Schopper, S. Rakheja, “Evaluations of a transfer function method for predicting vibration isolation performance of gloves”, Proc. Of the 9th Int. Congress on Sound and Vibration, July 2002, Florida, 7 p.
  9. Welcome D, Dong RG, Schopper AW, Rakheja S. “The Application Of A Novel Pliance Mat For The Measurement Of Hand-Handle Coupling Force. Emed Scientific Meeting (ESM2002), Kananaskis, Alberta, Canada, July 31-Aug. 3, 2002. 
  10. Wu, J.Z., Dong, R., Rakheja, S., Schopper, A., “Finite element modeling of fingertip under dynamic loading”, Proc. of the 9th Int. Conf. on Hand-Arm Vibration, France, June 2001. 
  11. Wu JZ, Dong RG, Rakheja S, Schopper AW, “Modelling Mechanical Responses of Fingertip to Dynamic Loading”, Proc. of the Int. Biomechanics Society Conf., Zurich, Switzerland, July 8-13, 2001.
  12. Rakheja, S., Wu, J.Z., Dong, R., Boileau, P.-E., Schopper, A., “On the applications of biodynamic models of the human hand and arm”, Proc. of the 9th Int. Conf. on Hand-Arm Vibration, France, June 2001.
  13. Wu JZ, Dong RG, Rakheja S, Schopper AW, “Numerical simulation of the Mechanical Responses of Fingertip to Dynamic Loading”, Proc. of the International Biomechanics Society Zurich, Switzerland, July 8-13, 2001.
  14. Dong, R., Smutz, W.P., Rakheja, S., Schopper, A., Wu, J.Z., “Alternate methods for assessment of vibration attenuation performance of gloves”, Proc. of the 9th Int. Conf. on Hand-Arm Vibration, France, June 2001. 
  15. Dong, R., Rakheja, S., Smutz, W.P., Schopper, A., Wu, J.Z., “Dynamic characteristics of the instrumented handle and adapter recommended in ISO-10819, 1996”, Proc. of the 9th Int. Conf. on Hand-Arm Vibration, France, June 2001.
  16. Wu, J., Dong, R.G., Rakheja, S., Schopper, A.W. and W.P. Smutz, “Modeling of biomechanics of two-point discrimination tests of a fingertip”, 36th UK Informal Group Meeting on Human Responses to Vibration, Farnborough (UK), September 2001.
  17. Welcome, D., Rakheja, S., Dong, R., Westfall, B. and Schopper, A.W., “A preliminary study of relationships between total coupling force and grip and push forces”, 36th UK Informal Group Meeting on Human Responses to Vibration, Farnborough (UK), September 2001.
  18. Dong, R.G., Rakheja, S., Schopper, A.W., Han, B. and Smtuz, W.P., “Hand-transmitted vibration and biodynamic response of the human hand arm: A critical review”, Critical Reviews in Biomedical Engng., 29(4), 2001: 391-441. 
  19. Boileau, P.E., Rakheja, S. and Botin, J.,“An interlaboratory evaluation of the vibration transmissibility of gloves following the ISO-10819 test method”, Candaian Acoustics, 29(3): 2001, 18-19.
  20. Rajalingham, C., R.B. Bhat and S. Rakheja, “Automatic Balancing of Flexible Vertical Rotors using a Guided Ball”, Int. J. of Mechanical Sciences, 40(9), 1998, pp 825-834.

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