Research on the Comfortable Joint Angle for Chinese Automobile Drivers

  • Linghua RanEmail author
  • Yang Gao
  • Weinan Ju
  • Chaoyi Zhao
  • He Zhao
Conference paper
Part of the Advances in Intelligent Systems and Computing book series (AISC, volume 1212)


This study used the Vicon motion capture system to record the spatial positions of the points and to obtain the range of five joint angles in comfortable driving positions for Chinese men and women. The data could provide basic reference data for the establishment of the human body template to do the ergonomic verification of Chinese automobile cab.


Automobile Driving Joint angle 



This work is supported by China National Institute of Standardization through the “special funds for the basic R&D undertakings by welfare research institutions” (project number 522018Y-5984) and the National Key Technology R&D Program (2017YFF0206602).


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Linghua Ran
    • 1
    Email author
  • Yang Gao
    • 2
  • Weinan Ju
    • 3
  • Chaoyi Zhao
    • 1
  • He Zhao
    • 1
  1. 1.China National Institute of StandardizationBeijingChina
  2. 2.Capital University of Economics and BusinessBeijingChina
  3. 3.CATARC Software Testing (Tianjin) Co., Ltd., CASTCTianjinChina

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