Kurt E. Beschorner, Ph.D. - Publications

2008 University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA, United States 
Biomedical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering

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2020 Pliner EM, Dukes AA, Beschorner KE, Mahboobin A. Effects of Student Interests on Engagement and Performance in Biomechanics. Journal of Applied Biomechanics. 1-8. PMID 32963129 DOI: 10.1123/jab.2020-0029  0.52
2020 Hemler SL, Pliner EM, Redfern MS, Haight JM, Beschorner KE. Traction performance across the life of slip-resistant footwear: Preliminary results from a longitudinal study. Journal of Safety Research. 74: 219-225. PMID 32951786 DOI: 10.1016/j.jsr.2020.06.005  0.76
2020 Strayer ST, Moghaddam SRM, Gusenoff B, Gusenoff J, Beschorner KE. Contact Pressures Between the Rearfoot and a Novel Offloading Insole: Results From a Finite Element Analysis Study. Journal of Applied Biomechanics. 1-8. PMID 32736339 DOI: 10.1123/jab.2019-0356  0.56
2020 Beschorner KE, Siegel JL, Hemler SL, Sundaram VH, Chanda A, Iraqi A, Haight JM, Redfern MS. An observational ergonomic tool for assessing the worn condition of slip-resistant shoes. Applied Ergonomics. 88: 103140. PMID 32678768 DOI: 10.1016/j.apergo.2020.103140  0.76
2020 Pliner EM, Novak AC, Beschorner KE. Hand-rung forces after a ladder climbing perturbation. Journal of Biomechanics. 106: 109790. PMID 32517996 DOI: 10.1016/j.jbiomech.2020.109790  0.52
2020 Sundaram VH, Hemler SL, Chanda A, Haight JM, Redfern MS, Beschorner KE. Worn region size of shoe outsole impacts human slips: Testing a mechanistic model. Journal of Biomechanics. 105: 109797. PMID 32423543 DOI: 10.1016/j.jbiomech.2020.109797  0.76
2019 Chanda A, Reuter A, Beschorner KE. Vinyl Composite Tile Surrogate for Mechanical Slip Testing. Iise Transactions On Occupational Ergonomics and Human Factors. 7: 132-141. PMID 32724872 DOI: 10.1080/24725838.2019.1637381  0.76
2019 Martin ER, Pliner EM, Beschorner KE. Characterizing the shoe-rung friction requirements during ladder climbing. Journal of Biomechanics. 109507. PMID 31780121 DOI: 10.1016/j.jbiomech.2019.109507  0.52
2019 Iraqi A, Vidic NS, Redfern MS, Beschorner KE. Prediction of coefficient of friction based on footwear outsole features. Applied Ergonomics. 82: 102963. PMID 31580996 DOI: 10.1016/j.apergo.2019.102963  0.76
2019 Beschorner KE, Iraqi A, Redfern MS, Moyer BE, Cham R. Influence of averaging time-interval on shoe-floor-contaminant available coefficient of friction measurements. Applied Ergonomics. 82: 102959. PMID 31568960 DOI: 10.1016/j.apergo.2019.102959  0.76
2019 Hemler SL, Charbonneau DN, Iraqi A, Redfern MS, Haight JM, Moyer BE, Beschorner KE. Changes in under-shoe traction and fluid drainage for progressively worn shoe tread. Applied Ergonomics. 80: 35-42. PMID 31280808 DOI: 10.1016/j.apergo.2019.04.014  0.76
2019 Beschorner KE, Iraqi A, Redfern MS, Cham R, Li Y. Predicting slips based on the STM 603 whole-footwear tribometer under different coefficient of friction testing conditions. Ergonomics. 1-37. PMID 30638144 DOI: 10.1080/00140139.2019.1567828  0.76
2018 Chanda A, Jones TG, Beschorner KE. Generalizability of Footwear Traction Performance across Flooring and Contaminant Conditions. Iise Transactions On Occupational Ergonomics and Human Factors. 6: 98-108. PMID 31742241 DOI: 10.1080/24725838.2018.1517702  0.76
2018 Pliner EM, Jin Seo N, Ramakrishnan V, Beschorner KE. Effects of upper body strength, hand placement and foot placement on ladder fall severity. Gait & Posture. 68: 23-29. PMID 30439684 DOI: 10.1016/j.gaitpost.2018.10.035  0.52
2018 Jones T, Iraqi A, Beschorner K. Corrigendum to: Performance testing of work shoes labeled as slip resistant, Appl. Ergon. 68 (2018) 304-312. Applied Ergonomics. 70: 134-135. PMID 29866302 DOI: 10.1016/j.apergo.2018.02.018  0.68
2018 Iraqi A, Cham R, Redfern MS, Beschorner KE. Coefficient of friction testing parameters influence the prediction of human slips. Applied Ergonomics. 70: 118-126. PMID 29866300 DOI: 10.1016/j.apergo.2018.02.017  0.76
2018 Iraqi A, Cham R, Redfern MS, Vidic NS, Beschorner KE. Kinematics and kinetics of the shoe during human slips. Journal of Biomechanics. PMID 29759653 DOI: 10.1016/j.jbiomech.2018.04.018  0.76
2018 Jones T, Iraqi A, Beschorner K. Performance testing of work shoes labeled as slip resistant. Applied Ergonomics. 68: 304-312. PMID 29409649 DOI: 10.1016/j.apergo.2017.12.008  0.68
2017 Moghaddam SRM, Acharya A, Redfern MS, Beschorner KE. Predictive multiscale computational model of shoe-floor coefficient of friction original article. Journal of Biomechanics. PMID 29183657 DOI: 10.1016/j.jbiomech.2017.11.009  0.76
2017 Beschorner KE, Slota GP, Pliner EM, Spaho E, Seo NJ. Effects of Gloves and Pulling Task on Achievable Downward Pull Forces on a Rung. Human Factors. 18720817742515. PMID 29161154 DOI: 10.1177/0018720817742515  0.52
2017 Pliner EM, Seo NJ, Beschorner KE. Factors affecting fall severity from a ladder: Impact of climbing direction, gloves, gender and adaptation. Applied Ergonomics. 60: 163-170. PMID 28166875 DOI: 10.1016/j.apergo.2016.11.011  0.52
2016 Beschorner KE, Albert DL, Redfern MS. Required coefficient of friction during level walking is predictive of slipping. Gait & Posture. 48: 256-260. PMID 27367937 DOI: 10.1016/j.gaitpost.2016.06.003  0.68
2015 Schnorenberg AJ, Campbell-Kyureghyan NH, Beschorner KE. Biomechanical response to ladder slipping events: Effects of hand placement. Journal of Biomechanics. 48: 3810-5. PMID 26431752 DOI: 10.1016/j.jbiomech.2015.09.001  0.68
2015 Cowap MJH, Moghaddam SRM, Menezes PL, Beschorner KE. Contributions of adhesion and hysteresis to coefficient of friction between shoe and floor surfaces: Effects of floor roughness and sliding speed Tribology - Materials, Surfaces and Interfaces. 9: 77-84. DOI: 10.1179/1751584X15Y.0000000005  0.68
2015 Moghaddam SRM, Redfern MS, Beschorner KE. A microscopic finite element model of shoe-floor hysteresis and adhesion friction Tribology Letters. 59. DOI: 10.1007/s11249-015-0570-x  0.68
2014 Pliner EM, Campbell-Kyureghyan NH, Beschorner KE. Effects of foot placement, hand positioning, age and climbing biodynamics on ladder slip outcomes. Ergonomics. 57: 1739-49. PMID 25116116 DOI: 10.1080/00140139.2014.943681  0.68
2014 Beschorner KE, Albert DL, Chambers AJ, Redfern MS. Fluid pressures at the shoe-floor-contaminant interface during slips: effects of tread and implications on slip severity. Journal of Biomechanics. 47: 458-63. PMID 24267270 DOI: 10.1016/j.jbiomech.2013.10.046  0.68
2013 Beschorner KE, Milanowski A, Tomashek D, Smith RO. Effect of multifocal lens glasses on the stepping patterns of novice wearers. Gait & Posture. 38: 1015-20. PMID 23770232 DOI: 10.1016/j.gaitpost.2013.05.014  0.68
2013 Beschorner KE. Biotribology and human tribology Tribology For Scientists and Engineers: From Basics to Advanced Concepts. 583-603. DOI: 10.1007/978-1-4614-1945-7_17  0.68
2012 Beschorner KE, Singh G. A novel method for evaluating the effectiveness of shoe-tread designs relevant to slip and fall accidents Proceedings of the Human Factors and Ergonomics Society. 2388-2392. DOI: 10.1177/1071181312561560  0.68
2012 Moore CT, Menezes PL, Lovell MR, Beschorner KE. Analysis of shoe friction during sliding against floor material: Role of fluid contaminant Journal of Tribology. 134. DOI: 10.1115/1.4007346  0.68
2012 Strobel CM, Menezes PL, Lovell MR, Beschorner KE. Analysis of the contribution of adhesion and hysteresis to shoe-floor lubricated friction in the boundary lubrication regime Tribology Letters. 47: 341-347. DOI: 10.1007/s11249-012-9989-5  0.68
2011 Moore C, Beschorner K, Menezes PL, Lovell MR. Analysis of the contribution of adhesion and ploughing to shoe-floor lubricated friction in the boundary lubrication regime American Society of Mechanical Engineers, Tribology Division, Trib. 43-45. DOI: 10.1115/IJTC2011-61197  0.68
2009 Beschorner KE, Higgs CF, Lovell MR. Derivation of reynolds equation in cylindrical coordinates applicable to pin-on-disk and CMP 2008 Proceedings of the Stle/Asme International Joint Tribology Conference, Ijtc 2008. 399-401.  0.68
2009 Beschorner KE, Lovell MR, Higgs CF, Redfern MS. A mixed-lubrication model for shoe-floor friction applied to pin-on-disk apparatus 2008 Proceedings of the Stle/Asme International Joint Tribology Conference, Ijtc 2008. 143-145.  0.68
2008 Beschorner KE, Lovell MR, Redfern MS. Shoe-floor frictional properties for varying sliding speed, pressure and contaminant 2007 Proceedings of the Asme/Stle International Joint Tribology Conference, Ijtc 2007. 961-963. DOI: 10.1115/IJTC2007-44363  0.68
2008 Beschorner KE, Lovell M, Higgs CF, Redfern M. Modeling shoe-floor-contaminant friction applied to a pin-on-disk apparatus Contemporary Ergonomics 2008. 717-722.  0.68
2007 Beschorner KE, Redfern MS, Porter WL, Debski RE. Effects of slip testing parameters on measured coefficient of friction. Applied Ergonomics. 38: 773-80. PMID 17196925 DOI: 10.1016/j.apergo.2006.10.005  0.68
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