Chris Adams

  • Human factors engineer and industrial designer who has worked for NASA
  • Independent consultant on various design projects


Chris Adams is a former writer for ThoughtCo who contributed articles on ergonomics for over nine years. As a humans factor engineer, he has provided support for NASA onĀ International Space Station systems and on the Ares I and Ares V rockets. Adams has also worked as an independent consultant on various design projects. He specializes in furniture design and corporate identity.


Adams received his bachelor's degree in industrial design from Auburn University.

ThoughtCo and Dotdash

ThoughtCo is a premier reference site focusing on expert-created education content. We are one of the top-10 information sites in the world as rated by comScore, a leading Internet measurement company. Every month, more than 13 million readers seek answers to their questions on ThoughtCo.

For more than 20 years, Dotdash brands have been helping people find answers, solve problems, and get inspired. We are one of the top-20 largest content publishers on the Internet according to comScore, and reach more than 30% of the U.S. population monthly. Our brands collectively have won more than 20 industry awards in the last year alone, and recently Dotdash was named Publisher of the Year by Digiday, a leading industry publication.

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