Waldemar Karwowski

Industrial Engineering & Management Systems

407-823-2204

wkar@ucf.edu

Engineering II (bldg. 91) 312D

http://www.iems.ucf.edu/about/faculty/karwowski.html

Positions

UCF

  • Pegasus Professor
  • Chair, Department of Industrial Engineering and Management Systems

Editorial

  • Editor-in-Chief, Human-Intelligent Systems Integration (Springer), 2019.
  • Founder and Co-Editor-in-Chief, Theoretical Issues in Ergonomics Science, 2000 – present
  • Co-Editor, International Journal of Occupational Safety and Ergonomics, 1994 - present
  • Co-Editor, The Open Cybernetics and Systemics Journal, 2007- present
  • Co-Editor-in-Chief, Theoretical Issues in Ergonomics Science, 2000 - present.
  • Editor, Human Factors and Ergonomics in Manufacturing & Service Industries, 2009 - present.
  • Editor, Human Factors and Ergonomics in Manufacturing, 1997 - 2009.
  • Member, Advisory Board, Management and Production Engineering Review (Poland), 2010 - present.
  • Member, Editorial Board, ISRN Industrial Engineering, 2013 - present
  • Member, Editorial Board, The Open Industrial & Manufacturing Engineering Journal, 2012 - present.
  • Member, Editorial Board, International Journal of Strategic Change Management, 2010 - present.
  • Member, Editorial Board, Economics and Business Administration Journal (Poland), 2010 - present.
  • Member, Editorial Board, Human Factors, 1997 - present.
  • Member, Editorial Board, International Journal of Learning and Intellectual Capital, 2006 - present.
  • Member, Editorial Board, Applied Ergonomics, 1998 - present
  • Member, Editorial Board, International Journal of Human-Computer Interaction, 1989 - present.
  • Member, Editorial Board, Fuzzy Sets and Systems, 2002 - present.
  • Co-Editor, International Journal of Occupational Safety and Ergonomics, 1994 - present.
  • Member, Editorial Board, The Open Ergonomics Journal, 2007-present
  • Co-Editor, The Open Cybernetics and Systemics Journal, 2007- present.
  • Member, Editorial Board, The Open Industrial and Manufacturing Engineering Journal, 2007 - present
  • Member, Editorial Board, Foundations of Control and Management Sciences (Poland), 2004 - present
  • Member, Editorial Board, Universal Access to the Information Society, 2000 - present.
  • sulting Editor, Occupational Ergonomics, 1997 - 2002; Editorial Board: 2003 - present.
  • Member, Editorial Board, Ergonomia (Italy), 2005 - present.

Leadership

  • Chair, Department of Industrial Engineering and Management Systems

Education

Ph.D. Industrial Engineering Texas Tech University

M.S. Production Engineering Wroclaw University of Technology, Poland

Research Interests

Human factors, ergonomics, human systems integration, systems engineering, safety management, complex systems, nonlinear dynamics, neuroergonomics.

Selected Publications

  • Çakıt, E., Karwowski, W. and Servi., L., 2019. Application of Soft-Computing Techniques For Estimating Emotional States Expressed In Twitter Time Series Data. Neural Computing and Applications (accepted)
  • Karwowski, W., Kern, D., Murata, A., Ahram, T., Franco, E. G., Sapkota, and N., Marek, T., 2018. The Complexity of Human Performance Variability on Watchstanding Task. Applied Ergonomics. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.apergo.2018.07.006
  • Murata A. and Karwowski W., 2018. Automatic Lock of Cursor Movement: Implications for an Efficient Eye-gaze Input Method for Drag and Menu Selection. IEEE Transactions on Human-Machine Systems, DOI: 10.1109 /THMS.2018. 2884737
  • Muhs, K., Karwowski, W. and Kern, D., 2018, Temporal Variability in Human Performance; A Systematic Literature Review, International Journal of Industrial Ergonomics, 64, 31-50.
  • Karwowski, W., 2012, A Review of Human Factors Challenges of Complex Adaptive Systems Discovering and Understanding Chaos in Human Performance. Human Factors, 54 (6), 983-995
  • Daraiseh, N., Cronin, S.N, Davis, L.S., Shell R.L. and W. Karwowski, 2010, Low Back Symptoms Among Hospital Nurses, Associations To Individual Factors And Pain In Multiple Body Regions International Journal of Industrial Ergonomics, 40 (1), 19-24.
  • Jang, R.L., Karwowski, W., Quesada, P.M., Rodrick, D., Sherehiy, B., Cronin, S.N. and Layer, J. K., 2007, Biomechanical Evaluation Of Nursing Tasks In A Hospital Setting. Ergonomics, 50 (11) 1835-1855
  • Sherehiy, B., Karwowski, W. and Layer, J. K., 2007, A Review of Enterprise Agility: Concepts, Frameworks and Attributes. International Journal of Industrial Ergonomics, 37(5), 445-460
  • Karwowski, W., 2005, Ergonomics and Human Factors: The Paradigms for Science, Engineering, Design, Technology, and Management of Human-Compatible Systems. Ergonomics, 48 (5), 436 – 463.