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Safety Analysis

Accident Reconstruction

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  • Main, B.W. and Knopf, E. (1995). A New Application of Camera Reverse Projection in Reconstructing Old Accidents. SAE Technical Series Paper #950357. Presented at the Society of Automotive Engineers International Congress and Exposition, Detroit, MI, Feb 27 - Mar 2.
  • Main, B.W. with Frantz, J.P. (1992, December). Accident Investigation, Analysis, & Prevention. Presented at the University of Michigan Law School, Ann Arbor, MI.
  • Lehto, M.R. and Salvendy, G. (1991). Models of Accident Causation and Their Application: Review and Reappraisal, Journal of Engineering and Technology Management, Vol 8, pp. 173-205.

Fire Science and Flammable Vapor Explosions

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  • Main, B.W., Frantz, J.P., and Rhoades, T.P. (1993). Do Consumers Understand the Difference Between 'Flammable' and 'Combustible' ? Ergonomics in Design, July.
  • Main, B.W., Rhoades, T.P., and Frantz, J.P. (1992). Conveying Flammability Hazards & Precautions to Lay Users: An Examination of Current Labeling Systems. NFPA Journal, Volume 88, No. 1, January/February.
  • Miller, J.M. with Frantz, J.P. and Lehto, M.R. (1991). Must the Context be Considered When Applying Generic Safety Symbols?: A Case Study in Flammable Contact Adhesives. Journal of Safety Research, 22, 147-161.

Child and Infant Safety

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  • Lehto, M.R. with Hatem, A. (1995). "The Effectiveness of Glue Odor as a Warning Signal," Ergonomics, 1995, Vol. 38, No. 11, pp. 2250-2261.
  • Miller, J.M. with Frantz, J.P. (1993). "Communicating a Safety-Critical Limitation of an Infant Carrying Product: The Effect of Product Design and Warning Salience," International Journal of Industrial Ergonomics, Vol 11, pp. 1-12.
  • Miller, J.M. with Frantz, J.P. (1992). "The Effect of Product Design and Warning Salience on the Perception of Safety-Critical Product Attributes: A Case Study in Infant Carriers," In S. Kumar (Ed.), Advances in Industrial Ergonomics & Safety IV p. 569-576. London: Taylor & Francis.

Household Products: Appliance, Tool, Furniture, and Chemicals

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  • Lehto, M.R. with Haro, E., Giffen and W., Papastavrou, J. (1996). "Use and MisUse of Smoke Detectors in Residential Areas," Perceptual and Motor Skills, Vol. 82, pp. 1211-1222.
  • Miller, J.M. with Rhoades, T.P. (1987). "Towards the Development of a Consensual Design Standard for Casual Furniture Chairs," Proceedings of Interface 87, Fifth Symposium on Human Factors and Industrial Design in Consumer Products, Santa Monica, CA: Human Factors Society.
  • Lehto, M.R. (1983). A Conceptual Approach to Consumer Product Safety, Technical Report, The University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI, 1983.

Safety Methodologies and Knowledge Engineering

(2000-Present)

 

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  • Lehto, M. R., Choe, P., & Allebach, J. (2007). "Troubleshooting by Q-KE-CLD based on fuzzy Bayesian model," HCI International 2007, July 22-27, Beijing, China.
  • Lehto, M. R., Kim, C., Choe, P., & Allebach, J. (2007). "Effect of providing a Web-based collaboration medium for a remote troubleshooting task," HCI International 2007, July 22-27, Beijing, China.
  • Lehto, M. R. & Kim, C., (2007). "Decision theoretic perspective on optimizing intelligent help," HCI International 2007, July 22-27, Beijing, China.
  • Lehto, M.R. and Lin, S. (2007). "A Fuzzy Bayesian Model Based Semi-Automated Task Analysis," HCI International 2007, July 22-27, Beijing, China.
  • Lehto, M.R.,Wellman, H.M., H. Corns (2007). "Computer classification of Injury Narratives using a Fuzzy Bayes Approach: Improving the model," HCI International 2007, July 22-27, Beijing, China.
  • Lehto, M.R., Corns, H., Wellman, H.M. (2007) "Development of an approach for optimizing the accuracy of classifying large numbers of claims narratives using a machine learning tool (TEXTMINER)," HCI International 2007, July 22-27, Beijing, China.
  • Lehto, M. and Noorinaeini, A. (2007). "Hybrid Singular Value Decomposition; a model of human text classification," HCI International 2007, July 22-27, Beijing, China.
  • Lehto, M.R., Park, J. K., Park, O. J. & Lehto, X.Y. (2007). Text Analysis of Consumer Reviews: The case of Virtual Travel Firms. HCI International 2007, July 22-27, Beijing, China.
  • Lehto, M.R., Oldenburger, K., Lehto, X., Feinberg, R., and Salvendy, G. (2007). “Critical Purchasing Incidents in E-Business,” Behaviour & Information Technology, in press.
  • Lehto, M.R., Calisir , F., and Eryazici, M., (2007).“The Effects of Text Structure and Prior Knowledge of the Learner on Computer-Based Learning,” Computers in Human Behavior, in press.
  • Lehto, M.R., Wu, S., Yih, Y., Saleem, J. & Doebbeling, B (2007). “Relationship of Estimated Resolution Time and Computerized Clinical Reminder Adherence,” Proceedings of the American Medical Informatics Association (AMIA) Annual Symposium, in press.
  • Lehto, M.R. and Noorinaeini, A. (2007). “Mathematical Models of Human Text Classification,” in Handbook of Digital Human Modeling for Human Factors and Ergonomics, Duffy, V. G. (ed), Lawrence Erlbaum Associates, Inc., Mahwah, NJ, in press.
  • Lehto, M., Park, H. J., Santos, H., Kim, C., Choe, P., Kumontoy, R., Low, K., Oldenberger, K., Ortiz, M., Lehto, X., and Allebach, J. P. (2006). "A Web-based self-diagnosis tool to solve print quality issues," (Focal paper) Proceedings of NIP22 22nd International Conference on Digital Printing Technologies, Denver, CO, 17-22 September 2006, 465-471.
  • Lehto, M., S. Wu,Y. Yih, M. Flanagan, A. Zillich, and B. Doebbeling (2006). "A Logistic Regression Model for Assessing Clinicians' Perceived Usefulness of Computerized Clinical Reminders", Proceeding of the 36th International Conference on Computers and Industrial Engineering, Taipei, Taiwan, June 2006.
  • Lehto, M.R. and Noorinaeini, A. (2006). “Hybrid Singular Value Decomposition; a Model of Text Classification,” International Journal of Human Factors Modeling and Simulation, Vol. 1, No. 1, pp. 95-118.
  • Lehto, M. R., Choe, P., Kim, C., Lehto, X., & Allebach, J. (2006). "Evaluating and Improving a Self-Help Technical Support Website: Use of Focus Group Interviews," International Journal of Human-Computer Interaction, Vol. 21, No. 3, 333-354.
  • Lehto, M.R., Kim, C., Choe, P., Allebach, J. (2005). “Development of a Web-based Interactive Self-help Troubleshooting Tool for Print Quality Problems,” “HCI International 2005 - Human Interface and the Management of Information,” Eleventh International Conference on Human-Computer Interaction, Los Vegas, Nevada.
  • Lehto, M.R., Wellman, H., Sorock, G., and Smith, G. (2004). “Computerized Coding of Injury Narrative Data from the National Health Interview Survey,” Accident Analysis and Prevention, Accident Analysis and Prevention, Vol. 36, Issue 2, pp. 165-171.
  • Lehto, M.R. and Leman, S. (2003). “Interactive Decision Support System to Predict Print Quality,” Ergonomics, Vol. 46, pp. 52-67.
  • Lehto, M.R., Wellman, H., Sorock, G.(2003). “Automated Identification and Correction of Coding Errors in an Accident Narrative Database,” Proceedings of HCI International 2003, 10th International Conference on Human-Computer Interaction, Crete, Greece, Vol. 3, Harris, D., Duffy, V., Smith, M., and Stephanidis, C. (eds), June 22-27, 2003, pp. 899-903.
  • Lehto, M.R., Wellman, H., Sorock, G. (2003). “Maintaining Information Quality in Accident Narrative Databases,” 15th Triennial Meeting of the International Ergonomics Association (IEA), Seoul, Korea, August 24-29, 2003.
  • Lehto, M.R., Wellman, H., Sorock, G., Smith, G. (2002). “Computerized Coding of Injury Narrative Data from the National Health Interview Survey,” Burden of Injury Conference, May 16-17, 2002.
  • Lehto, M.R., House, T.E. and Papastavrou, J.D. (2000). "Interpretation of Fuzzy Qualifiers by Chemical Workers," International Journal of Cognitive Ergonomics, Vol. 4, No. 1, pp. 73-88.

Safety Methodologies and Knowledge Engineering

(1990-1999)

 

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  • Miller, J.M. and Lehto, M.R. (1999), “Computer Analysis of Warning Messages in Cross Multi-Modal and Multi-Lingual Environments,” International Conference on Computer - Aided Ergonomics and Safety, Barcelona, Spain, May 19-21, 1999.
  • Lehto, M.R., Chatterjee, S., and Sorock, G.S. (1999). “A Connectionist-Based Method For Classifying Free-Text Accident Narratives," International Conference on Computer - Aided Ergonomics and Safety, Barcelona, Spain, May 19-21, 1999.
  • Lehto, M.R. and Zhu, W. (1999). “Automatic Indexing of a Safety Reference System," International Conference on Computer - Aided Ergonomics and Safety, Barcelona, Spain, May 19-21, 1999.
  • Lehto, M.R. (1998). Papastavrou, J.D., and Giffen, W., “An Empirical Study of Adaptive Warnings: Human vs. Computer Adjusted Warning Thresholds,” International Journal of Cognitive Ergonomics, Vol. 2, No. 1-2, pp. 19-33.
  • Lehto, M.R. and Zhu, W. (1997) "Decision Support for Information Indexing and Retrieval Implications For Hypertext Systems,” Seventh International Conference on Human-Computer Interaction, San Francisco, CA., August 24-29, 1997.
  • Lehto, M.R. with Moustakis, V. and Salvendy, G. (1996). "Survey of Expert Opinion: Which Machine Learning Method May Be Used For Which Task?," International Journal of Human-Computer Interaction, Vol. 8, No. 3, pp. 221-236.
  • Lehto, M.R., Zhu, W. and Carpenter, B. (1995). "The Relative Effectiveness of Hypertext and Text," International Journal of Human-Computer Interaction, Vol. 7, No. 4., pp. 293-313.
  • Lehto, M.R. (1994). "Knowledge-based Approach for Assisting Safety/Human Factors Design," Proceedings of the 1994 NSF Design and Manufacturing Grantees Conference, Cambridge, MA, January 5-7, 1994, pp. 61-62.
  • Lehto, M.R., Zhu, W. and Carpenter, B. (1993). "The Relative Effectiveness of Hypertext and Text," Human-Computer Interaction: Software and Hardware Interfaces, Salvendy, G. and Smith, M.J. (eds.), Elsevier, Amsterdam, pp. 181-186.
  • Lehto, M.R., Zhu, W. and Carpenter, B. (1993). "The Relative Effectiveness of Hypertext and Text," in Human-Computer Interaction: Software and Hardware Interfaces, Salvendy, G. and Smith, M.J. (eds), Elsevier, Amsterdam, pp. 181-186.
  • Lehto, M.R. with Cho, S., Ersoy, O. (1993). "Parallel, Self-Organizing, Hierarchical Neural Networks with Competitive Learning and Safe Rejection Schemes," IEEE Transactions on Circuits and Systems II: Analog and Digital Signal Processing, Vol. 40, No. 9, pp. 556-567.
  • Lehto, M.R., Boose, J., Sharit, J. and Salvendy, G. (1992)."Knowledge Acquisition," Chapter 58 in Handbook of Industrial Engineering, second edition, Salvendy, G. (ed), John Wiley, NY, pp. 1495-1545.
  • Lehto, M.R. with Cho, S. (1992). "A Fuzzy Scheme with Application to Expert Classification Systems for Computing the Degree of Match Between a Rule and an Assertion," Cybernetics and Systems: An International Journal, Vol. 23, No. 1, pp. 1-27.
  • Lehto, M.R with Cho, S., Ersoy, O. (1992). "An Algorithm to Compute the Degree of Match in Fuzzy Systems," Fuzzy Sets and Systems, Vol. 49, No. 3, pp. 285-299.
  • Lehto, M.R. and Zhu, W. (1992). "Provision of Reference Materials to Designers via Hypertext," Proceedings of the 18th Annual NSF Grantees Conference on Design and Manufacturing Systems Research, Atlanta, GA, January 8-10, 1992, pp. 727-730.
  • Lehto, M.R. and Zhu, W. (1992). "A Computer Hypertext System for Providing Safety-Related Information," International Conference on Computer-Aided Ergonomics and Safety, Tampere, Finland, May 18-20, 1992, pp. 307-314.
  • Lehto, M.R. with Cho, S. (1992). "Development of a Conceptual Model for Combining Fuzzy and Nonfuzzy Inference Schemes," International Fuzzy Systems and Intelligent Control Conference, Louisville, KY, March 15-18, 1992, pp. 147-155.
  • Lehto, M.R. with Cho, S. (1992). "The Automatic Construction of the Knowledge Base for Fuzzy Systems from Data," International Fuzzy Systems and Intelligent Control Conference, Louisville, KY, March 15-18, 1992, pp. 141-146.
  • Lehto, M.R. (1991). The Relative Effectiveness of Hyper Text and Text in Reading-to-do Tasks, NEC International Conference, NEC Corporation, Tokyo, Japan, October, 1991.
  • Lehto, M.R. with Naruo, N. and Salvendy, G. (1990). "Development of a Knowledge-Based Decision Support System for Diagnosing Malfunctions of Advanced Production Equipment," International Journal of Production Research, Vol. 28, No. 12, pp. 2259-2276.

Safety Methodologies and Knowledge Engineering

(1980-1989)

 

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  • Lehto, M.R. (1989), A Generic Safety Analysis System Involving Use of Artificial Intelligence, Invited Lecture, Simulation for Safety at Work, an educational workshop organized by the Nordic Institute for Advanced Training in Occupational Health (NIVA), Turku, Finland, June 12-16, 1989.
  • Lehto, M.R. with Foley, J.P. (1989). "Models of Memory: Implications for Knowledge Acquisition," Designing and Using Human-Computer Interfaces and Knowledge Based Systems, Salvendy, G. and Smith, M.J. (eds.), Elsevier, Amsterdam, pp. 813-821.
  • Lehto, M.R. and Miller, J.M. (1987). "Scientific Knowledge Acquisition During the Extension of GSA: An Expert System for Generic Safety Analysis," International Journal of Industrial Ergonomics, Vol II (Fall), 61-75.
  • Clark, D.R. with Jones, R.C. (1987). "Injury Control and Engineering Education," Symposium on Motor Vehicle Injuries, The New York Academy of Medicine, New York, NY, December 7-8.
  • Lehto, M.R. (1986 November). Modeling Techniques in Human ComputerInteraction, NEC short course, Purdue University, West Lafayette, IN.
  • Miller, J.M. and Lehto, M.R. (1985)."An Experimental Application of Knowledge Engineering: A Generic Safety Analysis System," IEEE Conference on Systems, Man and Cybernetics, Tucson, AZ, November 12-15, 1985, pp. 131-135.
  • Lehto, M.R., A Structured Methodology for Expert System Development with Application to Safety Ergonomics, Ph.D. Thesis, The University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI, 1985.
  • Lehto, M.R., Clark, D.R. and Miller, J.M. (1984)." An Isomorphism Between Fault Tree Analysis and LISP Data Structures." Proceedings of the First USA-Japan Conference on Human- Computer Interaction.
  • Lehto, M.R., Clark, D.R. and Miller, J.M. (1984). "An Isomorphism Between Fault Tree Analysis and LISP Data Structures," in Proceedings of the First U.S.A. Japan Conference on Human Computer Interaction, Salvendy, G. (ed), Honolulu, Hawaii, pp. 297-300.
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