Specialists in 3D Human Body Measurement
Select Research is recognised as one of the leading companies in the world for 3D human body measurement, pioneering the use of 3D scanning in healthcare, wellness & fitness. In recent years, Select Research has applied 3D scanning to the measurement of obesity and its associated risks to our health. This has been achieved using the Body Volume System.
What We Do
With roots in the retail and healthcare sector, Select Research has undertaken a diverse range of projects, each giving a fascinating insight into the world we live in. In recent years, Select Research has refined the process of 3D scanning of the human body and applied this to the measurement of obesity and its associated risks to our health as well as for the retail sector in customer measuring management.
Research & Projects
"From Idea to Reality"
The Body Volume Index
The Body Volume Index (BVI) is a revolutionary, new measurement designed using 3D technology to create a viable and modern-day application to measure and predict obesity and the health risk of an individual. Following 12 + years of R&D, BVI has evolved into a powerful digital tool which calculates, monitors and tracks key health risk indicators - over and above BMI.
Body measurements are obtained by combining a person’s 3D shape with data on height, weight, age, gender, and ethnicity. Your Shape app adds the body measurements to a secure national sizing database, providing retailers with the measurements to create clothes to help resize the nation. Retailers will use the updated data to improve the sizing charts and sizing specification that they use to make clothes for you!
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