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Ravindra S GOONETILLEKE   耿樂偉
PhD, State University of New York
Professor of Division of Integrative Systems and Design
Professor of Department of Industrial Engineering and Decision Analytics
Departmental Research Area
Bio-engineering & Human Factors, Human Factors, Biomechanics & Cognitive Decision, Design & Manufacturing, CAD/CAM
Individual Research Interest

Innovative design and development of products; Design of culture-friendly products and systems; Product usability; Human performance modelling; Application of sensation and perception theories to product development

Biography

Prof Goonetilleke joined the Department of Industrial Engineering and Decision Analytics at HKUST in September 1994. After graduation, he worked as a Senior Ergonomist at the Biomechanics Corporation of America. His last appointment in the USA was as a Human Factors Manager and Researcher at the NIKE Sports Research Laboratory (1991-1994). He graduated with a BSc (First Class Honors) in Mechanical Engineering (1980) from the University of Moratuwa, Sri Lanka. He earned a MS in Aerospace Engineering (1985) from the Georgia Institute of Technology in Atlanta, a MS in Industrial Engineering (1984) and a PhD in Human Factors Engineering (1990) from the State University of New York at Buffalo. He was a Fulbright Scholar while pursuing postgraduate studies in the USA and the recipient of many scholarships and grants. He is an editor of the International Journal of Industrial Ergonomicsand a member of the editorial boards of Ergonomics in Design, Human Factors and Ergonomics in Manufacturing and Service Industries, and International Journal of Human Factors Modelling and Simulation.

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