Publications

For an up-to-date list of publications please see our lab page here.

  • Bernard, A., Weiss, S., Rahman, M., Ulin, S., D’Souza, C., Salgat, A., Panzer, K., Stein, J. D., Meade, M., McKee, M. M. & Ehrlich, J. R. (2021, accepted). The Impact of COVID-19 and Pandemic Mitigation Measures on Persons with Sensory Impairment. . To appear in American Journal of Ophthalmology. DOI: 10.1016/j.ajo.2021.06.019. (ResearchGate)
  • Lim, S. & D’Souza, C. (2021). Wheeled Mobility Use on Accessible Fixed-Route Transit: A Field Study in Environmental Docility. International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health, 18 (6), pg: 2840 – 2863. DOI: 10.3390/ijerph18062840. (Link to pdf)
  • Acquah, A. A., D’Souza, C., , Martin, B., Arko‐Mensah, J., Dwomoh, D., Nti, A. A., Kwarteng, L., Tyaki, S., Basu, N., Quaki, I., Robins, T. & Fobil, J. N. (2021). Musculoskeletal Disorder Symptoms among Workers at an Informal Electronic-Waste Recycling Site in Agbogbloshie, Ghana.. International Journal of Environmental Research & Public Health, 18 (4), pg: 2055 – 2075. DOI: 10.3390/ijerph18042055. (Link to pdf)
  • Acquah, A. A., D’Souza, C., Martin, B., Arko‐Mensah, J., Botwe, P., Tettey, P., Dwomoh, D., Nti, A. A., Kwarteng, L., Tyaki, S., Quaki, I., Robins, T., & Fobil, J. N. (2021). A Preliminary Assessment of Physical Work Exposures among Electronic Waste Workers at Agbogbloshie, Accra Ghana. International Journal of Industrial Ergonomics, 82 (2021), 103096, pg: 1 – 13. DOI: 10.1016/j.ergon.2021.103096. PMCID: PMC7986988. (ResearchGate)
  • Lim, S. & D’Souza, C. (2020). Measuring Effects of Two-Handed Side and Anterior Load Carriage on Thoracic-Pelvic Coordination using Wearable Gyroscopes. Sensors, 20(18), 5206, pg: 1 – 28. DOI: 10.3390/s20185206. (Link to pdf) (ResearchGate)
  • Bernard, A., Weiss, S., Stein, J. D., Ulin, S. S., D’Souza, C., Salgat, A., Panzer, K., Riddering, A., Edwards, P., Meade, M., McKee, M. M., & Ehrlich, J. R. (2020). Assessing the impact of COVID-19 on persons with disabilities: development of a novel survey. International Journal of Public Health, 65(6), pg: 755 – 757. DOI: 10.1007/s00038-020-01433-z. (Link to pdf)
  • Lim, S. & D’Souza, C. (2020). A narrative review on contemporary and emerging uses of inertial sensing in occupational ergonomics. International Journal of Industrial Ergonomics, Vol. 76 (March 2020), pg: 1 – 21. DOI: 10.1016/j.ergon.2020.102937.
  • Kostyniuk, L. & D’Souza, C. (2020). Effect of Encumbrance and Mobility Aid Use on Dwell Time in Low-floor Transit Vehicles. Transportation Research Part–A: Policy and Practice, Volume 132 (February 2020), pg: 872 – 881. DOI: 10.1016/j.tra.2020.01.002.
  • Lim, S. & D’Souza, C. (2020). A narrative review on contemporary and emerging uses of inertial sensing in occupational ergonomics. International Journal of Industrial Ergonomics, Vol. 76 (March 2020), pg: 1 – 21. DOI: 10.1016/j.ergon.2020.102937.
  • Kostyniuk, L. & D’Souza, C. (2020). Effect of Encumbrance and Mobility Aid Use on Dwell Time in Low-floor Transit Vehicles. Transportation Research Part–A: Policy and Practice, Volume 132 (February 2020), pg: 872 – 881. DOI: 10.1016/j.tra.2020.01.002.
  • Mantha, B., Menassa, C., Kamat, V. & D’Souza, C. (2020). Evaluation of Preference and Constraint-Sensitive Path-Planning for Assisted Navigation in Indoor Building Environments. Journal of Computing in Civil Engineering, Vol. 34, Issue 1 (January 2020), pg: 1 – 18. DOI: 10.1061/(ASCE)CP.1943-5487.0000865.
  • Bak, H., D’Souza, C. & Shin, G. (2019). Upper extremity muscle activation during carpet vacuuming with household upright cleaners. Applied Ergonomics, 79, Sept. 2019, pg: 38 – 44. DOI: 10.1016/j.apergo.2019.04.008.
  • Lim, S. & D’Souza, C. (2019). Statistical prediction of load carriage mode and magnitude from inertial sensor derived gait kinematics. Applied Ergonomics, Volume 76, April 2019, pg: 1 – 11. DOI: 10.1016/j.apergo.2018.11.007.
  • D’Souza, C., Paquet, V., Lenker, J. & Steinfeld, E. (2019). Self-Reported Difficulty and Preferences of Wheeled Mobility Device Users for Simulated Low-Floor Bus Boarding, Interior Circulation, and Disembarking. Disability and Rehabilitation: Assistive Technology, Volume 14, Issue 2, pg: 109 – 121. DOI: 10.1080/17483107.2017.1401128.
  • Bharathy, A. & D’Souza, C. (2018). Revisiting clear floor area requirements for wheeled mobility devices in public transportation. Transportation Research Record: Journal of the Transportation Research Board, 2672(8), pg: 675 – 685. DOI: 10.1177/0361198118787082.
  • D’Souza, C., Paquet, V., Lenker, J. & Steinfeld, E. (2017). Effects of Transit Bus Interior Configuration on Performance of Wheeled Mobility Users during Simulated Boarding and Disembarking. Applied Ergonomics, Volume 62, July 2017, pg: 94 – 106. DOI: 10.1016/j.apergo.2017.02.008.