Publications

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

  • 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.
  • Lenker, J., Aggarwal, R., D’Souza, C., Paquet, V., Mashtare, T. & Steinfeld, E. (2016). A Usability Evaluation of Access Ramps for Transit Buses. Journal of Public Transportation, 19 (2), pg: 109 – 127. DOI: 10.5038/2375-0901.19.2.7.
  • Steinfeld, E., D’Souza, C. & White, J. (2014). Developing Evidence-Based Standards: A Case Study in Knowledge Translation. Assistive Technology Research Series, 35, pg: 89 – 98. DOI: 10.3233/978-1-61499-403-9-89.
  • D’Souza, C. (2014). Modeling of Accessibility and User Performance for Inclusive Transit Bus Design, SAE Technical Paper 2014-01-0463. SAE International Journal of Commercial Vehicles, 7(1): 2014, pg: 50 – 58. DOI: 10.4271/2014-01-0463.
  • Paquet, V., Joseph, C. & D’Souza, C. (2012). Computer Re-Sampling for Demographically Representative User Populations in Anthropometry: A Case of Doorway and Clear Floor Space Widths. Work: A Journal of Prevention, Assessment and Rehabilitation, Vol. 41, Supplement 1/2012, pg: 4098 – 4101. DOI: 10.3233/WOR-2012-0703-4098.
  • D’Souza C., Paquet, V., Steinfeld, E., Lenker, J. & Bareria, P. (2012). Performance of Walking Aid Users during Laboratory-Based Environmental Simulations of Boarding and Alighting Low-Floor Buses. Work: A Journal of Prevention, Assessment and Rehabilitation, Vol. 41, Supplement 1/2012, pg: 4951 – 4956. DOI: 10.3233/WOR-2012-0791-4951.
  • Steinfeld, E., Maisel, J., Feathers, D. & D’Souza, C. (2010). Anthropometry and Standards for Wheeled Mobility: An International Comparison. Assistive Technology, Vol. 22(1), pg: 51 – 67. DOI: 10.1080/10400430903520280.
  • Shin G. & D’Souza, C. (2010). EMG Activity of Low Back Extensor Muscles during Cyclic Flexion/Extension. Journal of Electromyography and Kinesiology, Vol. 20, Issue 4, August 2010, pg: 742 – 749. DOI: 10.1016/j.jelekin.2010.03.002.
  • D’Souza, C., Steinfeld, E., Paquet, V. & Feathers, D. (2010). Space Requirements for Wheeled Mobility Devices in Public Transportation: An Analysis of Clear Floor Space Requirements. Transportation Research Record: Journal of the Transportation Research Board, No. 2145, pg: 66 – 71. DOI: 10.3141/2145-08.
  • Shin, G., D’Souza, C. & Liu, Y. (2009). Creep and Fatigue Development in the Low Back in Static Flexion. Spine, Vol. 34(17), pg: 1873 – 1878. DOI: 10.1097/BRS.0b013e3181aa6a55.