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Sara Bragança

  • PhD
  • Southampton Solent University
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Recent publications

  • Image analysis as a basis to the design of wheelchair rugby sportswear

    • Braganca S
    • Carvalho M
    • Gill S
    • et al.
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  • Wheelchair users’ anthropometric data: Analysis of existent available information

    • Bragança S
    • Castellucci I
    • Arezes P
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Professional experience

Southampton Solent University

Education

Department of Production and Systems

Universidade do Minho Escola de Engenharia

September 2012 - April 2016(4 years)

Department of Production and Systems

Universidade do Minho Escola de Engenharia

September 2007 - July 2012(5 years)

Research interests

Waste ReductionLean ProductionIndustrial Engineering3D Body ScanningAnthropometryErgonomics

About

Sara Bragança is currently a postdoctoral researcher at Southampton Solent University (UK). She has a PhD in Industrial and Systems Engineering from the University of Minho, Portugal since 2016. This doctoral degree was related to the study on the influence of common working postures on individuals’ comfort and anthropometric data. She accomplished her MSc degree in 2012 in the field of Industrial Engineering and Management also at University of Minho. Her master thesis was performed under the topic of Implementation of Standard Work and other Lean Production tools. Currently she is investigating under the subject of ergonomics, anthropometry and textile engineering. She is the author/co-author of more than 20 publications in peer-reviewed international journals and conferences.

Co-authors (26)

  • Johan Molenbroek
  • Anabela Alves
  • Samuel Moniz
  • Eric Costa
  • Dario Messina