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Sivanathan is a post-doctoral research associate and a co-investigator of BEACONING project in Heriot-Watt University, Edinburgh. Sivanathan comes from a multidisciplinary background of mechanical, electronics and computing. He received an MSc in Mechatronics engineering from King’s College London and a PhD from Heriot-Watt University. The Ubiquitous Integration and Temporal Synchronisation (UbiITS) Framework developed through his PhD has been implemented in systems from various domains such as Neurocybernetics, Gaming, and Computer Aided Design. Sivanathan’s wearable wireless body area sensor network for addressing Musculoskeletal disorders in construction activities has won the 2015 Premier Digital Innovation award by The Chartered Institute of Building (CIOB). Before entering the research career, he worked as an R&D engineer in UK’s electronics manufacturing industry. His current research interests generally fall into the area of real-time cyber physical systems and Internet of Thinks (IoT).

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Research Output 2012 2017

  • 7 Article
  • 4 Conference contribution
  • 2 Chapter (peer-reviewed)
  • 1 Literature review
worker
body
construction
network
analysis

Advances in balance and biofeedback measurement: the case for health-based, postural serious games

Lim, T., Iurchenko, D., Rajendran, G., Sivanathan, A. & Ritchie, J. M. 21 Aug 2016 Proceedings of the ASME 2016 International Design Engineering Technical Conferences and Computers and Information in Engineering Conference. 8 p. IDETC2016-59201

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

playing
Health
Pathology
Biofeedback (Psychology)
pathology

Knowledge Capture in CMM Inspection Planning: Barriers and Challenges

Anagnostakis, D., Ritchie, J. M., Lim, T., Sivanathan, A., Dewar, R., Sung, R., Bosche, F. N. & Carozza, L. 2016 Procedia CIRP: The Sixth International Conference on Changeable, Agile, Reconfigurable and Virtual Production (CARV2016). Nassehi , A. & Newman, S. (eds.). Vol. 52, p. 216-221 (Procedia CIRP; vol. 52)

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Planning
Coordinate measuring machines
Inspection
Automation
automation

Musculoskeletal Disorders in Construction: A Review and a Novel System for Activity Tracking with Body Area Network

Valero, E., Sivanathan, A., Bosche, F. N. & Abdel - Wahab, M. S. May 2016 In : Applied Ergonomics. 54, p. 120-130 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Units of measurement
posture
Construction industry
Health
Experiments

An Effective Neurofeedback Intervention to Improve Social Interactions in Children with Autism Spectrum Disorder

Friedrich, E., Sivanathan, A., Lim, T., Suttie, N., Louchart, S., Pillen, S. & Pineda, J. Dec 2015 In : Journal of Autism and Developmental Disorders. 45, 12, p. 4084-4100 17 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Neurofeedback
Pervasive Child Development Disorders
Interpersonal Relations
Electrophysiology
Electroencephalography