International Paper

 

31. Yong-Ku Kong, Ji-Soo Kim, Hyun-Sung Kang*, 2014, The development and application of Pliers for optimal grip span in maximum gripping and cutting tasks (11/9제출, 1 심사 ), Ergonomics,

 

30.  Yong-Ku Kong and Dae-Min Kim*, 2014, The relationship between hand anthropometrics, total grasp

force and individual finger force for various handle types (in print), International Journal of

Occupational Safety and Ergonomics,

 

29. Yong-Ku Kong, Andris Freivalds, and Joonho Chang*, 2013, Investigation of methods for estimating

hand bone dimensions (4/8제출, 1 심사 ), International Journal of Industrial Ergonomics,

 

28. Cheol-Min Lim and Yong-Ku Kong*, 2013, Effects of the resting time associated with the number of

      trials on the total and individual finger forces in a maximum grasping task  (in print), Applied Ergonomics,

 

27. Yong-Ku Kong and Min-Tae Seo*, 2013, Evaluation of total and individual finger forces on A-type hands

(in print)  Ergonomics,

 

    26. Yong-Ku Kong*, 2013, The effects of coordination postures with shoulder and elbow flexion angles on

the maximum grip strength and upper-limb muscle activity in standing and sitting postures (in print),

International Journal of Occupational Safety and Ergonomics,

 

25. Cheol-Min Lim and Yong-Ku Kong*, 2012, A guideline of resting time based on the number of trials and grip strengths in a maximum grasping task (will be accepted), Ergonomics.

 

24. Yong-Ku Kong and Min-Tae Seo*, 2012, A study of grip strength and individual finger force on various grip spans of A-type hand tools (will be accepted), Applied Ergonomics.

 

23. Yong-Ku Kong and Dae-Min Kim*, 2012, The relationship between hand anthropometrics, total grasp force and individual finger force for various handle types (will be accepted), Human Factors and Ergonomics in Manufacturing.

 

    22. Yong-Ku Kong and Myung-Chul Jung*, 2012, A study for evaluating upper-limb body postures based

on the effects of back and/or shoulder flexion angles on subjective discomfort ratings, heart rates, and

muscle activities (will be accepted),  Applied Ergonomics.

 

   21.  Hui Wang, Yong-Ku Kong and Myung-Chul Jung*, 2012, Postural evaluation of broiler chicken farmers in a poultry farm, International Journal of Occupational Safety and Ergonomics, 18(1), 67-75.

 

 20. Yong-Ku Kong, Min-Tae Seo, Hyun-Sung Kang and Dae-Min Kim*, 2012, Effect of finger interaction on individual finger: index finger, Work: A Journal of Prevention, Assessment and Rehabilitation , 41, supplement 1, 5696-5698.

 

19. Yong-Ku Kong, Dae-Min Kim, Kyung-Sun Lee and Myung-Chul Jung*, 2012, Comparison of comfort, discomfort, and continuum ratings of force levels and hand regions during gripping exertions, Applied Ergonomics, 43(2), 283-289.

 

18. Yong-Ku Kong, Kyung-Sun Lee, Dae-Min Kim and Myung-Chul Jung*, 2011, Individual finger contribution in submaximal voluntary contraction of gripping, Ergonomics, 54(11), 1072-1080.

 

17.   Cheol-Min Lim, Myung-Chul Jung and Yong-Ku Kong*, 2011, Evaluation of upper-limb body postures based on the effects of back and shoulder flexion angles on subjective discomfort ratings, heart rates, and muscle activities, Ergonomics, 54(9), 849-857.

 

16.    Yong-Ku Kong, Inseok Lee, Myung-Chul Jung and Young-Woong Song*, 2011, The effects of age, viewing distance, display type, font type, colour contrast and number of syllables on the legibility of Korean characters, Ergonomics, 54(5), 453-465.

 

15.   Myung-Chul Jung, Dae-Min Kim, DongHyun Park, Soo-Jin Lee, Kyung-Suk Lee and Yong-Ku Kong*, 2010, The effects of knee angles on subjective discomfort ratings, heart rates, and muscle fatigue of lower extremities in a static-sustaining task, Applied Ergonomics, 42(1), 184-192.

 

14.    Jaejin Hwang, Yong-Ku Kong and Myung-Chul Jung*, 2010, Posture evaluations of tethering and loose-housing systems in dairy farms, Applied Ergonomics, 42(1), 1-8.

 

13.   Yong-Ku Kong, M. Susan Hallbeck and Myung-Chul Jung*, 2010, Crosstalk effect on surface electromyogram of the forearm flexors in a gripping task, Journal of Electromyography and Kinesiology, 20 (6), 1223-1229.

 

12.    Soo-Jin Lee, Yong-Ku Kong*, Brian D. Lowe and Seongho Song, 2009, Handle grip span for optimizing finger specific force capability as a function of hand size, Ergonomics, 52 (5), 601-608.

 

11.    Ming-Lun Lu*, Tamara James, Brian Lowe, Marisol Barrero and Yong-Ku Kong, 2008, An investigation of hand forces and postures for using selected mechanical pipettes, International Journal of Industrial Ergonomics, 38 (1), 18-29.

 

10.   Yong-Ku Kong, Brian D. Lowe*, Soo-Jin Lee and Edward F. Krieg, 2008, Evaluation of handle shapes for screwdriving, Applied Ergonomics, 39 (2), 191-198.

 

9.     Yong-Ku Kong, Brian D. Lowe*, Soo-Jin Lee and Edward F. Krieg, 2007, Evaluation of handle design characteristics in a maximum screwdriving torque task, Ergonomics, 50

(9), 1404-1418.

 

8.     Lowe*, Sunil Sudhakaran, Yong-Ku Kong, Edward F. Krieg, Steven Wurzebacher and Soo-Jin Lee, 2007, A field investigation of manual forces associated with trigger and push-to-start electric screwdrivers, Human Factors and Ergonomics in Manufacturing, 17 (4), 267-382.

 

7.   Yong-Ku Kong*, Hyunkook Jang and Andris Freivalds, 2006, Wrist and tendon dynamics as a contributory risk factors in work-related musculoskeletal disorders, Human Factors and Ergonomics in Manufacturing, 16 (1), 83~105.

 

6.  Yong-Ku Kong* and Brian Lowe, 2005, Evaluation of handle diameters in a maximum torque task, International Journal of Industrial Ergonomics, 35 (12), 1073~1084. 

 

5.     Yong-Ku Kong*, Andris Freivalds and Sung Eun Kim, Handle evaluation of hook-handles in a pulling task, 2005, International Journal of Occupational Safety and Ergonomics, 11 (3), 301~311.

 

4.   Yong-Ku Kong* and Brian Lowe, 2005, Optimal cylindrical handle diameter for grip force tasks, International Journal of Industrial Ergonomics, 35 (6), 495~507. 

 

3.     Awwad Dababneh, Brian Lowe*, Edward F. Krieg, Yong-Ku Kong and Thomas Waters, 2004, A checklist for the ergonomic evaluation for non-powered hand tools, Journal of Occupational and Environmental Hygiene, 1 (12), D135~145.

 

2.     Yong-Ku Kong*, Andris Freivalds and Sung Eun Kim, 2004, Evaluation of handles in a maximum gripping task, Ergonomics, 47 (12), 1350~1364.

 

1.     Yong-Ku Kong* and Andris Freivalds, 2003, Evaluation of meat-hook handle shapes, International Journal of Industrial Ergonomics, 32 (1), 13~23.