DOI: 10.17265/2159-5836/2013.02.007
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Takeshi Kitamura, Koichiro Sato, Yoshiyuki Matsuoka, Takeo Kato

Abstract: Public vehicle seats are used under diverse conditions, therefore, the design of these seats is desired to be universal design. In the past study, seat swing function used in public vehicle seats, and it was optimized from the mechanical aspect under diverse conditions. Seat swing function is the function to prevent hip-sliding force, which causes sitting uncomfortable feeling. Recent study clarified that the reduction of blood flow in the legs causes physiological dysfunction, which is one of the causes of Lo…

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