AG60102: Tractor Ergonomics
|Course name||TRACTOR ERGONOMICS|
|Offered by||Agricultural & Food Engineering|
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Syllabus[edit | edit source]
Syllabus mentioned in ERP[edit | edit source]
Ergonomic principles. Man-machine system, tractor reliability. Fatigue in tractor operation. Energy cost of tractor operation. Tractor operator’s working environment. Thermal stresses in tractor operation. Operator workplace design. Vibrator and noise: evaluation, reduction, application in tractor seat design. Biomedical aspects of tractor operation; Visual perception in tractor control panel design. Principle and design of ROPS, International standards and testing of ROPS. Computer application and automation in tractor design.