A new SAFER doctor is graduated!

Ghazaleh Ghaffari is our new SAFER doctor!

Ghazaleh Ghaffari defended her doctoral thesis “Postural and Muscular Responses of Car Occupants under Pre-Crash Conditions” Friday, August 27, 2021. SAFER congrats her to her successful dissemination and the doctor grade and whishes her good luck as a SAFER doctor in the future.

Ghazaleh has been a doctoral student at Injury Prevention, division of Vehicle Safety/Mechanics and Maritime Sciences, Chalmers University of Technology. Ghazaleh has been involved in several SAFER projects to build the world-leading SAFER HBM model, e.g. OSCCAR and Active human body models for virtual occupant response, step 3. You can read the complete thesis in the link below, as well as the including papers.

Safer – Vehicle and Traffic Safety Centre

SAFER is the open research arena where researchers and expertise work together to create safe mobility. Our traffic safety approach covers people, vehicles and the infrastructure – and together we contribute to safer road transports and smarter, more sustainable cities.

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