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

2014–2017

HMI design for automated vehicles - HATric

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

2014–2017

AIMMIT - Automotive Integration of MultiModal Interaction Technologies

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

2013–2017

FUDVI - Framtida layouter av förarplatser och visuell information i lastbilar

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

Using the ACD3-ladder to manage multi-phase requirements on end-user products

Cecilia Berlin, Lars-Ola Bligård, Eva Simonsen et al
Proceedings of the 21 st International Conference on Engineering Design (ICED17), Vol. 4: Design Methods and Tools, Vancouver, Canada, 21. - 25.08.2017. Vol. 4, p. 425-434
Conference paper - peer reviewed
2017

Driving Simulator Studies - Opportunities to Elicit Important Knowledge from Experienced Truck Drivers

Tina Koohnavard, Lars-Ola Bligård, MariAnne Karlsson et al
NORDIC ERGONOMICS SOCIETY ANNUAL CONFERENCE, p. 321-327
Conference paper - peer reviewed
2017

Ergonomics activities in the product development process

Lars-Ola Bligård, Eva Simonsen, Cecilia Berlin et al
NORDIC ERGONOMICS SOCIETY ANNUAL CONFERENCE, p. 224-231
Conference paper - peer reviewed
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
Proceedings of NordDesign, NordDesign 2016. Vol. 2
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