Treadmill desk research ideas

Dr. Amy Bowersock dropped by the Playground recently and had several ideas for building research around the treadmill desk:

  • Brain activity during simultaneous tasks–cognitive plus physical activity
  • Processing repetitive, monotonous tasks
  • Eye-tracking while on treadmill (reading, tasks exercises)
  • Cog/Com displacement on tasks at walking speed

We thought a study on students’ comprehension and retention of material while walking on the treadmill would be interesting also.

Thoughts? Drop by and let us know or leave us a comment!



One response to “Treadmill desk research ideas

  1. Jessica Tsotsoros June 18, 2015 at 1:17 pm

    Typing accuracy might be interesting. 🙂

    Sent from Jessica T’s. iPhone


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