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Author Cuevas, Haydee M

Title Human Factors in Practice : Concepts and Applications
Published Milton : CRC Press, 2017
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Description 1 online resource (177 pages)
Contents Cover; Half Title; Title Page; Copyright Page; Dedication; Table of Contents; Foreword ; Editors ; Contributors ; Chapter 1: Editors' Introduction ; References ; Section I : Operator-Specific Considerations; Chapter 2: Senses in Action ; Introduction ; Fundamentals ; What Are the Senses? ; Sight (Vision, Ophthalmoception) ; Hearing (Audition, Audioception) ; Touch (Somatosensation, Tactition, Mechanoreception, Kinesthesia, Tactioception) ; Smell (Olfaction, Olfacoception) ; Taste (Gustation, Gustaoception) ; Additional Senses ; Senses in Human Performance Theory
Application Future Trends ; Conclusion ; References ; Key Terms ; Chapter 7: User-Centered Design in Practice ; Introduction ; Fundamentals ; User Research ; Iterative Design ; Evaluation ; Beyond UCD ; Summary ; Methods ; User Research ; Iterative Design ; Evaluation ; Beyond UCD ; Summary ; Application ; Future Trends ; Conclusion ; References ; Key Terms ; Chapter 8: Workspace Design ; Introduction ; Fundamentals ; Methods ; General Work Evaluation Methods ; Specific Evaluation Methods ; Posture and Motion ; Physical Exertion and Force ; Application ; Example in Food Manufacturing
Chapter 5: Situation Awareness in Sociotechnical Systems Introduction ; Fundamentals ; Information Processing Approach to SA ; Task Analysis Approach to SA ; Perceptual-Action Cycle Approach to SA ; Cognitive Work Analysis/Ecological Approach to SA ; Distributed Cognition Approach to SA ; Methods ; Application ; Future Trends ; Conclusion ; Acknowledgments ; References ; Key Terms ; Section II : System and Environmental Considerations; Chapter 6: Automation in Sociotechnical Systems ; Introduction ; Fundamentals ; Classification of Automation ; The Human-Automation Relationship ; Methods
Domain-Specific Measures Critical Incident Measures ; Team Performance Measures ; Workload Measures ; Situation Awareness Measures ; Trust Measures ; Application ; Future Trends ; Wearable Biosensors ; Mobile Eye-Trackers ; Wearable Microphones, Headphones, and Other Acoustic Technologies ; Wearable Gesture Control/Measurement Interfaces ; Global Positioning System and Other Positioning Technologies ; Radio, Mobile Telephony, and Networking ; Wearable Displays ; Adaptive Control Platforms: Integrating It All ; Conclusion ; References ; Key Terms
Theory of Information Processing Theories of Attention and Mental Resources ; Signal Detection Theory ; Change Detection ; Grouping Principles ; Methods ; Subjective ; Objective ; Application ; Holographs Displays ; Human-Robot Teaming ; Future Trends ; Conclusion ; References ; Key Terms ; Chapter 3: Cognition in Action ; Introduction ; Fundamentals ; Methods ; Application ; Future Trends ; Conclusion ; References ; Key Terms ; Chapter 4: Measuring Human Performance in the Field ; Introduction ; Fundamentals ; Methods ; Accuracy Measures ; Time Measures ; Task Batteries
Notes Example in Construction
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references at the end of each chapters and index
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Form Electronic book
Author Dattel, Andrew R.
Velázquez, Jonathan.
ISBN 1315587378
1317120213
9781315587370
9781317120216