Dr. Raziel Riemer

Dr. Raziel Riemer Profile


Department : Department of Industrial Engineering and Management
Room : 265
בנין המחלקה להנדסת תעשייה וניהול - 16
Phone : 972-8-6472255
Email : rriemer@bgu.ac.il
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  • Postdoctoral Studies (2007- March 2009) , Ben-Gurion University of the Negev, Department of Industrial Engineering and Management
  • Ph.D. Studies in Mechanical and Industrial Engineering (2001-2006), University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign (IL, USA)
  • M.Sc. in Industrial Engineering (1995-1998), Ben-Gurion University of the Negev (Be’er-Sheva, Israel)
  • B.Sc. In Mechanical Engineering (1989-1993), Ben-Gurion University of the Negev (Be’er-Sheva, Israel)
  • Computer Science and Physics Studies (1987-1988), Clarion University (PA, USA)

Research Interests

  • Analysis, modeling, and simulation of human movement, including: musculoskeletal biomechanics; development of methods for human motion diagnostic and corrections of pathology; human performance strategy modeling; ergonomics; design and analysis of assistive device technologies, human-robot interactions, design of robotics inspired by nature.

Research Projects

  • Evaluation of Physical Stress during Hand Gestures for Controlling Robots using Subjective and Objective Measurements.
  • Biomechanical Energy Conversion Technology
  • Improving Joint Torque Calculations through an Optimization Method for Segments, Angles, and Body Segment Parameters
  • A Quadruped Legged Robot Driven by Linear Actuators.
  • Toward Elevated Agrobotics: An Autonomous Field Robot for Spraying and Pollinating Date Palm Trees
  • Biomechanical load in agriculture workers

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