Fellowship & Grant details

Fellowship posted by Italian Ministry of Education, University and Research (20/12/2013 09.11)

“PEGASO -Personalised Guidance Services for Optimising lifestyle in teen-agers through awareness, motivation and engagement”

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“PEGASO - Personalised Guidance Services for Optimising lifestyle in teen-agers through awareness, motivation and engagement” is a European Reseacrh prgram whose aim is the prevention of teen-ager obesity through the definition of an advanced ICT-based system. The successful candidate will develop the PEGASO system architecture, and will have a role in defining and designing advanced device for the physical monitoring of the teen-ager, and the ergonomic assessment of the entire system, through the use of qualitative and quantitative ergonomics procedures based on advanced technology (Motion Capture Analysis or Digital Human Models). The expected results will be the definition of best-practices for the integration of technological and Design Research. The successful candidate will develop and apply biomechanical based analysis through DHM, will realize prototypes and participate to the usability tests for the final design requirements definition.

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Programme Description
Eligible destination country/ies for fellowsAlbania, Andorra, Austria, Belarus, Belgium, Bosnia-Herzegovina, Bulgaria, Croatia, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Faroe Islands, Finland, France, FYRoMacedonia, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Iceland, Ireland, Italy, Latvia, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malta, MOLDOVA, Monaco, Montenegro, Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Russia, San Marino, Serbia, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, Turkey, Ukraine, United Kingdom, Vatican City
Eligibility of fellows: country/ies of residenceAll
Eligibility of fellows: nationality/iesAll
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Fellowship's Details
Career StageExperienced researcher or 4-10 yrs (Post-Doc)
Research ProfilesNot defined
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Funding organisation / Contacts
Dipartimento di Design

Public research
Milano - Italy