WEAR: World Engineering Anthropometry Resource


WEAR is an international collaborative effort to create a world wide resource of anthropometric data for a wide variety of engineering applications. In addition WEAR is the primary project of a formal CODATA Task Group titled Anthropometric Data and Engineering.The following organizations are participants:
CODATA CARD Lab NIST Logo Asian Office of Aerospace R&D European Office of Aerospace R&D Digital Human Laboratory of the National Institute of Advanced Industrial Science and Technology
University of Iowa Health Care logo Universite Rene Descartes Tsing Hua University National Recsearch Concil Canada Sharp Dummies Chonnam National University Ergotech Ergonimics Technologies

The Second International WEAR Conference, The Banff Centre, Banff, Alberta, Canada July 31 August 1, 2007

Members TWIKI Site

  • AnthroSources - from NIST a collection of resources for anthropometric professionals and standards developers. (several prior links on this page have been moved to AnthroSources page, look there first)
  • CARDLAB - a collection of resources for anthropometry, engineering design and more.

    Events (Past and Future)

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