Bernard A. Weerdmeester

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Bernard Weerdmeester (1955) worked since 1982 at the research department of the Telecom Administration of PTT Research. In 1985 he joined the University of Twente and worked at the department of Chemistry, doing research on VDU-representations for the process-industry. In 1989 he returned to PTT research as a project leader on information ergonomics. In 1993 he started his own company called Usable. Since then he became also teacher at the Interaction Design department of the Utrecht school of Arts and at the Mediatechnology-department of het Utrecht college of Technology.

He wrote some books. Among them are Ergonomics for Beginners and Usability Evaluation in Industry.

He was one of the co-founders of the Dutch society of Human Computer Interaction, which became a local chapter of SIGCHI in 1999.

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Weerdmeester, Bernard A., Velthoven, Rolf H. Van, Vrins, Toon G. M. (1985): Keywords for Information Retrieval on Interactive Videotex. In Behaviour and Information Technology, 4 (2) pp. 103-112.

Kemp, Hans, Gelderen, Tedde van (1996): Usability Evaluation in Industry, Kemp, Hans, Gelderen, Tedde van (eds.), Taylor and Francis,