Lars-Ola Bligård

Forskare at Chalmers, Industrial and Materials Science, Design and Human Factors

Researcher Human-Machine System, PhD, M.Sc. Department of Product and Production Development Division of Design & Human Factors Chalmers University of Technology

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Projects

2013–2017

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MariAnne Karlsson Design and Human Factors
Tina Koohnavard Design and Human Factors
Lars-Ola Bligård Design and Human Factors
VINNOVA

2014–2017

AIMMIT - Automotive Integration of MultiModal Interaction Technologies

MariAnne Karlsson Design and Human Factors
Lars-Ola Bligård Design and Human Factors
Fredrick Ekman Design and Human Factors
Mikael Johansson Design and Human Factors
VINNOVA

2014–2017

HMI design for automated vehicles - HATric

MariAnne Karlsson Design and Human Factors
Helena Strömberg Design and Human Factors
Pontus Wallgren Design and Human Factors
Lars-Ola Bligård Design and Human Factors
Mikael Johansson Design and Human Factors
Fredrick Ekman Design and Human Factors
VINNOVA

2014–2017

Effektiv och uthållig naturstensproduktion

Gauti Asbjörnsson Product Development
Lars-Ola Bligård Design and Human Factors
Cecilia Berlin Production Systems
Magnus Evertsson Product Development
VINNOVA

2012–2014

Operator of the Future

Johan Stahre Production Systems
Lars-Ola Bligård Design and Human Factors
Vanesa Garrido Hernandez Production Systems
Åsa Fasth Berglund Production Systems
Cecilia Berlin Production Systems
Sandra Mattsson Production Systems
Anna-Lisa Osvalder Design and Human Factors
Magnus Åkerman Production Systems
Malin Tarrar Production Systems
VINNOVA

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Publications

2017

Developers as Users: Exploring the Experiences of Using a New Theoretical Method for Usability Assessment

Lars-Ola Bligård, Helena Strömberg, MariAnne Karlsson et al
Advances in Human-Computer Interaction. Vol. 2017
Scientific journal article - peer reviewed
2016

Finding Trends in Human-Automation Interaction Research in Order to Formulate a Cognitive Automation Strategy for Final Assembly

Åsa Fast-Berglund, Sandra Mattsson, Lars-Ola Bligård et al
International Journal of Advanced Robotics and Automation. Vol. 2
Scientific journal article - peer reviewed
2016

ACD³ - a new framework for activity-centered design

Lars-Ola Bligård, Eva Simonsen, Cecilia Berlin et al
NordDesign 2016
Conference paper - peer reviewed
2016

An Activity Centered Design framework for Determining Design Decision Levels in Production Systems

Cecilia Berlin, Lars-Ola Bligård,
Proceedings of the 7th International Conference on Applied Human Factors and Ergonomics AHFE 2016, Walt Disney, Florida, USA 27-31 July 2016, Edited by T. Ahram, W. Karwowski, Springer Series on Advances in Intelligent Systems and Computing.. Vol. 490, p. 455-463
Conference paper - non peer reviewed
2016

Involving users in a ship bridge re-design process using scenarios and mock-up models

Cecilia Österman, Cecilia Berlin, Lars-Ola Bligård et al
International Journal of Industrial Ergonomics. Vol. 53, p. 236-244
Scientific journal article - peer reviewed
2015

ACD³ - Utvecklingsprocessen ur ett människa-maskinperspektiv

Lars-Ola Bligård,
Monograph, book
2015

Comparing 2D and 3D models as tools for evaluation of workplaces

Lars-Ola Bligård, Cecilia Berlin, Cecilia Österman et al
NORDIC ERGONOMICS SOCIETY ANNUAL CONFERENCE
Conference paper - non peer reviewed
2015

PU2B-model, connecting Human Factors and Systems Engineering for effective Product Development

Robert Nilsson, Lars-Ola Bligård,
NORDIC ERGONOMICS SOCIETY ANNUAL CONFERENCE
Conference paper - non peer reviewed
2015

Ergonomic features of control room environments for improved operator comfort and support

Anna-Lisa Osvalder, Jonas Andersson, Lars-Ola Bligård et al
Proceedings of Nordic Ergonomics Society 47th Annual Conference, 1-4 Nov, Lillehammer, Norge
Conference paper - peer reviewed
2015

EBooks as course literature in ergonomics and human factors

Lars-Ola Bligård, Cecilia Berlin,
19th Triennial Congress of the IEA, Melbourne Australia
Conference paper - peer reviewed
2015

An analytical ergonomic risk evaluation of body postures during daily cleaning tasks in horse stables

Lotta Löfqvist, Anna-Lisa Osvalder, Lars-Ola Bligård et al
WORK - A Journal of Prevention, Assessment & Rehabilitation. Vol. 51 (4), p. 667-682
Scientific journal article - peer reviewed
2014

CCPE: Methodology for a Combined Evaluation of Cognitive and Physical Ergonomics in the Interaction between Human and Machine

Lars-Ola Bligård, Anna-Lisa Osvalder,
Human Factors and Ergonomics in Manufacturing & Service Industries. Vol. 24 (6), p. 685–711
Scientific journal article - peer reviewed
2014

Refining the needs: An exploratory study through usability testing

Magnus Åkerman, Malin Karlsson, Lars-Ola Bligård et al
The 6th International Swedish Production Symposium
Conference paper - peer reviewed
2014

Using 2D and 3D models as tools during a workplace design process – a question of how and when

Lars-Ola Bligård, Cecilia Österman, Cecilia Berlin et al
NORDIC ERGONOMICS SOCIETY ANNUAL CONFERENCE - 46
Conference paper - peer reviewed
2014

Human Factors Engineering as a supportive tool for Lean Product Development

Micaela Institoris, Lars-Ola Bligård,
10th Biannual NordDesign Conference, NordDesign 2014, Espoo, Finland, 27-29 August, p. 346-355
Conference paper - peer reviewed
2014

Using the TRL methodology to design supporting ICT-tools for production operator

Åsa Fast-Berglund, Lars-Ola Bligård, Magnus Åkerman et al
Procedia CIRP. 47th CIRP Conference on Manufacturing Systems, CMS 2014, Windsor, Canada, 28-30 April 2014. Vol. 17, p. 726-731
Conference paper - peer reviewed
2014

Predictive use error analysis – Development of AEA, SHERPA and PHEA to better predict, identify and present use errors

Lars-Ola Bligård, Anna-Lisa Osvalder,
International Journal of Industrial Ergonomics. Vol. 44 (1), p. 153-170
Scientific journal article - peer reviewed
2013

Enhanced Cognitive Walkthrough: Development of the Cognitive Walkthrough Method to Better Predict, Identify, and Present Usability Problems

Lars-Ola Bligård, Anna-Lisa Osvalder,
Advances in Human-Computer Interaction. Vol. 2013
Scientific journal article - peer reviewed
2013

Using Usability to Measure Interaction in Final Assembly

Sandra Mattsson, Lars-Ola Bligård, Åsa Fast-Berglund et al
12th IFAC/IFIP/IFORS/IEA Symposium on Analysis, Design, and Evaluation of Human - Machine Systems, HMS 2013. Vol. 12 (1), p. 64-69
Conference paper - peer reviewed
2012

Ergonomic evaluation of long-shafted tools used in horse stables: the effects of shaft length variation and work technique on working posture

Lotta Löfqvist, Maral Babapour Chafi, Anna-Lisa Osvalder et al
International Journal of Human Factors and Ergonomics. Vol. 1 (3), p. 298-312
Scientific journal article - peer reviewed
2012

Adoption of ergonomic features in a new reach truck cabin design – a usability study

Maral Babapour Chafi, Anna-Lisa Osvalder, Lars-Ola Bligård et al
Work: A Journal of Prevention, Assessment and Rehabilitation. Vol. 41 (Supplement 1/ 2012), p. 1486-1492
Scientific journal article - peer reviewed
2012

Transfer of control system interface solutions from other domains to the thermal power industry

Lars-Ola Bligård, Jonas Andersson, Anna-Lisa Osvalder et al
Work: A Journal of Prevention, Assessment and Rehabilitation. Vol. 41 (Supplement 1/2012 ), p. 2859-2865
Scientific journal article - peer reviewed
2012

Development of Industrial Visualization Tools for Validation of Vehicle Configuration Rules

Anna Tidstam, Lars-Ola Bligård, Fredrik Ekstedt et al
Proceedings of 9th International Symposium on Tools and Methods of Competitive Engineering, 7-11 May, Karlsruhe, Germany., p. 305-318
Conference paper - peer reviewed
2011

Increasing automation and design of a user interface to improve the physical working situation for band saw blades straightening

Lars-Ola Bligård,
Proceedings of the 43rd Annual Nordic Ergonomics Society Conference - Wellbeing and Innovation Through Ergonomics, p. 146-150
Conference paper - non peer reviewed
2011

Förbättrad arbetsmiljö i kontrollrum genom fokus på ökad människa-maskininteraktion

Anna-Lisa Osvalder, Jonas Andersson, Lars-Ola Bligård et al
FALF 2011, forskningskonferensen för arbetslivsforskning, 16-17 juni, Luleå
Conference paper - non peer reviewed
2011

Enabling end-user participation in ship design

Cecilia Österman, Cecilia Berlin, Lars-Ola Bligård et al
Proceedings of the 43rd Annual Nordic Ergonomics Society Conference - Wellbeing and Innovation Through Ergonomics, p. 243-248
Conference paper - non peer reviewed
2011

Implementation of usability analysis to detect problems in the management of kitesurfing equipment

Lina Lundgren, Lars-Ola Bligård, Sofia Brorsson et al
Procedia Engineering, APCST: 5th Asia Pacific Conference on Sports Technology Melbourne, VIC; 28 August 2011 through 31 August 2011. Vol. 13, p. 525-530
Conference paper - peer reviewed
2011

To Develop Viable Human Factors Engineering Methods for Improved Industrial Use

Jonas Andersson, Lars-Ola Bligård, Anna-Lisa Osvalder et al
A. Marcus (Ed.): Design, User Experience, and Usability, Pt I, Human Computer Interaction International, Orlando FL 2011, Lecture Notes in Computer Science 6769, p. 355–362
Conference paper - peer reviewed
2011

Visualisering av anläggningsstatus - Utformning av innovativa gränssnittspresentationer

Anna-Lisa Osvalder, Lars-Ola Bligård, Jonas Andersson et al
Report
2010

Predicting and Identifying Mismatches in the Human Machine Interaction Design - A Method Useful in the Product Development Process

Lars-Ola Bligård, Anna-Lisa Osvalder,
Norddesign 2010
Conference paper - peer reviewed
2010

Methodology for a combined evaluation of cognitive and physical ergonomic aspects of medical equipment

Lars-Ola Bligård, Anna-Lisa Osvalder,
3rd Applied Human Factors and Ergonomics (AHFE) International Conference 2010
Conference paper - peer reviewed
2010

Design of an overview display for rapid perception of plant status

Lars-Ola Bligård, Jonas Andersson, Anna-Lisa Osvalder et al
Proceedings of the International Conference on Control Room Design, p. 199-206
Conference paper - peer reviewed
2010

Visualisation of automatic sequences - integration with process mimic display

Jonas Andersson, Lars-Ola Bligård, Anna-Lisa Osvalder et al
Proceedings of the International Conference on Control Room Design, p. 290-297
Conference paper - peer reviewed
2009

Utformning av kontrollrum för värmekraftverk och pappers- och massafabrik

Anna-Lisa Osvalder, Lars-Ola Bligård, Jonas Andersson et al
Report
2009

Procedure for an ergonomic comparative analysis of heavy handtools - Application on power-cutters

Anna-Lisa Osvalder, Lars-Ola Bligård,
Proceedings of the 41th Nordic Ergonomics Society Conference, 2009
Conference paper - non peer reviewed
2009

Framework to describe and categorise a complex human-machine system

Anna-Lisa Osvalder, Lars-Ola Bligård, Jonas Andersson et al
Human Factors and Ergonomics Society Europe Chapter Annual Meeting
Conference paper - peer reviewed
2009

Graphical visualization of process status for thermal power plants

Lars-Ola Bligård, Jonas Andersson, Anna Thunberg et al
Human Factors and Ergonomics Society Europe Chapter Annual Meeting
Conference paper - peer reviewed
2009

Use errors and usability problems in relation to automation levels of medical devices

Lars-Ola Bligård, Jonas Andersson,
European Conference on Cognitive Ergonomics 2009
Conference paper - non peer reviewed
2009

Methods for risk analysis of use of medical equipment

Lars-Ola Bligård, Anna-Lisa Osvalder,
18th Society for Risk Analysis - Europe Annual Meeting
Conference paper - non peer reviewed
2008

Riskanalys av användning av medicinteknisk utrustning

Lars-Ola Bligård, Anna-Lisa Osvalder,
Svenska Läkaresällskapets riksstämma
Conference paper - peer reviewed
2008

Generic Task Specification – A Framework for Describing Task Demands and Mental/Physical Work loads in a Human-Machine System

Lars-Ola Bligård, Anna-Lisa Osvalder,
2nd International Applied Human Factors and Ergonomics 2008
Conference paper - peer reviewed
2008

Användarvänlig utrustning ger ökad patientsäkerhet

Anna-Lisa Osvalder, Lars-Ola Bligård,
Patientsäkerhet Tema - Socialstyrelsen (3), p. 8-11
Journal article - popular science
2008

Proaktivt arbete mot användningsfel och användarvänlighetsproblem med medicinteknisk utrustning

Lars-Ola Bligård, Anna-Lisa Osvalder,
Medicinteknikdagarna 2008, p. 23
Conference paper - peer reviewed
2007

An analytical usability method for alarm message evaluation: Alarm-ECW

Lars-Ola Bligård, Anna Thunberg,
Proceedings of the 39th Nordic Ergonomics Society Conference, Oct 1-3 2007, Lysekil, Sweden
Conference paper - peer reviewed
2007

Use of Classic Risk Analysis in Usability Engineering Work with Trams and Elderly

Lars-Ola Bligård, Anna-Lisa Osvalder, Maria Eriksson et al
Proceedings of the 39th Nordic Ergonomics Society Conference, Oct 1-3 2007, Lysekil, Sweden
Conference paper - peer reviewed
2007

Usability and ergonomics in medical equipment

Anna-Lisa Osvalder, Lars-Ola Bligård,
Proceedings of the 39th Nordic Ergonomics Society Conference, Oct 1-3 2007, Lysekil, Sweden
Conference paper - peer reviewed
2007

The Human Factors Engineering (HFE) process, usability quality and use safety for medical equipment

Lars-Ola Bligård, Anna-Lisa Osvalder,
Proceedings of the 39th Nordic Ergonomics Society Conference, Oct 1-3 2007, Lysekil, Sweden
Conference paper - peer reviewed
2007

An Analytical Approach for Predicting and Identifying Use Error and Usability Problem

Lars-Ola Bligård, Anna-Lisa Osvalder,
Lecture Notes in Computer Science. Vol. 4799, p. 427–440
Scientific journal article - peer reviewed
2007

Proceedings of the 39th Nordic Ergonomics Society Conference, Oct 1-3 2007, Lysekil, Sweden

Cecilia Berlin, Lars-Ola Bligård,
Monograph, book - edited
2006

Predictive Ergonomic Error Analysis - A Method to Detect Incorrect Ergonomic Actions

Lars-Ola Bligård, Anna-Lisa Osvalder,
The 38th Annual Congress of the Nordic Ergonomics Society Conference, Hämeenlinna, Finland
Conference paper - peer reviewed
2006

Insulin Pumps Better Adapted for Diabetics' Every Day Life

Maria Eriksson, Lars-Ola Bligård, Anna-Lisa Osvalder et al
International Ergonomics Association Conference in Maastricht, the Netherlands
Conference poster
2006

Design of User Friendly Insulin Pumps for Diabetics

Maria Eriksson, Lars-Ola Bligård, Anna-Lisa Osvalder et al
The 38th Annual Congress of the Nordic Ergonomics Society Conference, Hämeenlinna, Finland
Conference paper - peer reviewed
2006

Using Enhanced Cognitive Walkthrough as a Usability Evaluation Method for Medical Equipment

Lars-Ola Bligård, Anna-Lisa Osvalder,
International Ergonomics Association Conference in Maastricht, the Netherlands
Conference paper - peer reviewed
2005

Young Diabetics' User Requirements of Insulin Pump

Lars-Ola Bligård, Anna-Lisa Osvalder,
Nordic Ergonomics Society 37th Annual Conference
Conference paper - non peer reviewed
2004

Usability of Reusable SpO2 Sensors: A Comparison between two Sensor Types

Azra Moric, Lars-Ola Bligård, Anna-Lisa Osvalder et al
36th Annual Congress of the Nordic Ergonomics Society Conference
Conference paper - peer reviewed
2004

Eliciting User Requirements and Evaluation of Usability for Insulin Pumps

Lars-Ola Bligård, Anna Jönsson, Anna-Lisa Osvalder et al
36th Annual Congress of the Nordic Ergonomics Society Conference
Conference paper - peer reviewed
2003

Utvärdering och konceptdesign av användargränssnitt för insulinpump

Lars-Ola Bligård, Anna Jönsson, Anna-Lisa Osvalder et al
Report
2003

Using a Human Factors Engineering Process to Develop New User Interfaces for Home Car Air-Flow Generators

Lars-Ola Bligård, Sofia Wass, Erik Liljegren et al
35th Annual Congress of the Nordic Ergonomics Society Conference
Conference paper - peer reviewed
2003

Developing User-Friendly Interfaces for Medical Devices

Erik Liljegren, Lars-Ola Bligård, Anna-Lisa Osvalder et al
8th IFAC Symposium on Automated Systems Based on Human Skill
Conference paper - peer reviewed
2002

Analysis and Development of User Interface for Home Care Airflow Generators

Lars-Ola Bligård, Sofia Wass,
Master's Thesis