2017 THUMS User´s Meeting

The European THUMS User's Meeting in 2017 will be held on 12 May in Salzburg, Austria.

JSOL is delighted to announce The 2017 THUMS European Users‘ Meeting. THUMS, the Total Human Model for Safety for use with LS-DYNA is being rapidly adopted by users worldwide. We invite you to join us and share in THUMS technical information.

The conference will be held on 12 May, one day after the European LS-DYNA Conference in the in Salzburg, Austria.

We kindly invite you to attend the conference.


Time Presentation title
10:00 Welcome
10:05 Development of child human FE models and application to research of injury mechanism at Toyota Motor Corporation
Dr. Tsuyoshi Yasuki, Toyota Motor Corporation
10:50 New release of THUMS Version 5 and 6 occupant models with muscle controller
Dr. Masami Iwamoto, Toyota Central R&D Labs., Inc.


Applications of THUMS within the European Project SENIORS
Dr. Andre Eggers, Federal Highway Research Institute (BASt)
11:50 Lunch break
13:00 Human Body Modelling at VW Group Research
Dr. Henry Paul Bensler, Volkswagen AG
13:45 IAT-ProHMSiG - Positioning Process for Human Models
Mr. Kai Ikels, IAT mbH
14:15 THUMS Application for comfort analysis with J-SEATdesigner v2.5
Dr. Noriyo Ichinose, JSOL Corporation
15:00 THUMS in Far Side Impact Analysis
Dr. Bengt Pipkorn, Autoliv Sverige AB & Autoliv Research
15:30 Farewell

Note: The program is subject to be changed.


Hotel NH Salzburg City

Franz-Josef-Strasse 26

A-5020 Salzburg - Austria


Participant fee

free of charge


Expected number of participants

Approx. 50 participants

JSOL Corporation Japan


Registration / information

Please find online registration and further information here.

For any questions or issues, please contact

The 2017 THUMS European Users' Meeting

Secretariat Engineering Technology Division, JSOL Corporation

Phone: +81-3-5859-6020