An overview of the current three-dimensional body scanners for anthropometric data collection

Sara Braganca, Pedro Arezes, Miguel Carvalho

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Abstract

Three-dimensional body scanners have revolutionized the anthropometric data collection. These data can be used for numerous applications, in different fields of expertise. However, there are different types of technologies and products to be used, influencing the results obtained. This paper presents a non-exhaustive synopsis of the existing technologies and products available in the market.
Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationOccupational Safety and Hygiene III
EditorsPedro Arezes, João Santos Baptista, Monica P. Barroso, Paula Carneiro, Patrício Cordeiro, Nelson Costa, Rui B. Melo, A. Sergio Miguel, Gonçalo Perestrelo
Place of PublicationLondon
PublisherC R C Press
Pages149–153
Number of pages5
Edition1st
ISBN (Electronic)9781315692937
Publication statusPublished - 2 Feb 2015
Event11th International Symposium on Occupational Safety and Hygiene - Guimarães , Portugal
Duration: 12 Feb 201513 Feb 2015

Conference

Conference11th International Symposium on Occupational Safety and Hygiene
Abbreviated titleSHO 2015
CountryPortugal
CityGuimarães
Period12/02/1513/02/15

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Braganca, S., Arezes, P., & Carvalho, M. (2015). An overview of the current three-dimensional body scanners for anthropometric data collection. In P. Arezes, J. Santos Baptista, M. P. Barroso, P. Carneiro, P. Cordeiro, N. Costa, R. B. Melo, A. S. Miguel, & G. Perestrelo (Eds.), Occupational Safety and Hygiene III (1st ed., pp. 149–153). C R C Press. https://www.taylorfrancis.com/books/e/9781315692937/chapters/10.1201%2Fb18042-32