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Office Furtniture

When I first arrived in my new office in the Cahill Center for Astronomy & Astrophysics at Caltech I received a nice little pot of money to furnish and decorate. Among other things, I got some Humanscale office chairs and a Biomorph sit/stand desk, which are great.

This all comes to mind because I recently gave some ergonomics advice to a friend of mine. I also get a lot of comments about my stand-up desk. Admittedly I only stand about 20% of the time, but the kids, they love the stand-up configuration and motorized action. However, looking back, perhaps I should have instead opted for one of these:


Then again, it probably wouldn't be optimal for working after a big lunch at the Ath.

For maximum comfort/excitement while writing code or working on proposals, this option is the only way to go:



Then again, this setup might not work after a heavy lunch either, but for different reasons...

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