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Advances in Cognitive Engineering and Neuroergonomics

1st Edition

Edited by Kay M. Stanney, Kelly S. Hale

CRC Press

328 pages | 50 B/W Illus.

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This volume explores cognitive ergonomics, which is concerned with mental processes—otherwise known as brain work. It discusses perception, memory, reasoning, and motor response, as they affect interactions among humans and other elements of a system. Topics will include mental workload, decision-making, skilled performance, human-computer interaction, human reliability, work stress and training as these relate to human-system design.

Table of Contents

Cultural Differences in Computing Systems Design

Biometric Symbol Design for the Public - Case Studies in the United States and Four Asian Countries, Y.-Y. Choong, B. Stanton, and M. Theofanos

An Empirical Study of Korean Culture Effects in the Usability of Biometric Symbols, Y.-B. Kwon, Korea, Y. Lee, USA, and Y.-Y. Choong

Make Icons Make Sense: Solving Symbols for Global Audiences, P. Hofmann

Usability Evaluation on Icons of Fingerprint Scanning System for Taiwanese Users, S.-F. M. Liang, and P.-H. Hsu

Design and Evaluate Biometric Device Symbols for Chinese, P.-L. P. Rau and J. Liu

International Study of NIST Pictograms, Icons and Symbols for Use with Biometric Systems - The Case of South Korea, S.M. Ko, J.K. Choi, and Y.G. Yi

Decision Making and Decision Support

A Cognitive and Holistic Approach to Developing Metrics for Decision Support in Command and Control, D. Lafond, F. Vachon, R. Rousseau, and S. Tremblay

A Cognitive Systems Engineering Approach to Support Municipal Police Cognition, E. Glantz and M. McNeese

Decision Support for Option Awareness in Complex Emergency Scenarios, M. Pfaff, J. Drury, G. Klein, and L. More

Cognitive Task Analysis for Maritime Collisions, A.L.S. Tan, M. Helander, K. Choo, and S.B. Kee

Modelling Decision Making in the Armed Forces, L. Rafferty, N. Stanton, and G. Walker

Is Analytical Thinking Useful to Technology Teaching?, R.K. O'Flynn and T. Waldmann

Desktop/Mobile Interface Design

Ergonomic and Control Rooms: A Case Study of a Hydroelectric Enterprise, C. Vasconcelos and M. Soares

Relation Between Kawaii Feeling and Biological Signals, M. Ohkura, S. Goto, A. Higo, and T. Aoto

Impact Factors of Three-Dimensional Interface, Y.-C. Huang, C.-C. Su, F.-G. Wu, and C.-H. Chen

Helping the User Fail: Ergonomic Modalities and Distraction, M. Hancock, K. Wood, M. Rowthorn, B. Badger, A. Abouzahr, A. Woods, C.-A. Sturt, K. Koudijs, M. Kinkey, R. Greveson, R. Myers, S. Wheeter, and W. Brasher

Workload-Based Evaluation of Supervisory Control Interfaces for Life Science Automation, S.-H. Kim, R. Green, D. Kaber, M. Weippert, D. Arndt, R. Stoll, and P. Mosaly

The Elder's Discrimination of Icons with Color Discrimination on the Cell Phone, J.-Y. Kuo and F.-G. Wu

Utilizing the Keyboard to Issue Commands: Do Self-Efficacy, Goal Orientation, and Computer Anxiety Impact Usage of Efficient Techniques with Software?, S. Peres, J. Jardina, and C. Titus

A Study of How Users Customize Their Mobile Phones, W.-J. Chen and L.-C. Chen

Ergonomics in Design

Ergonomics for Elderly People: A Brazilian Case Study in Mass Public Transport, J. Câmara and L. Fiuza

Ergodesign: A Systemic and Systematic Approach: How the Task Activities Determine the Product Conception and Configuration, A. de Moraes

Light, Colour and Surface as Ergonomics Aspects in Space Recognition and Urban Orientation: Azulejo’s (glazed tiles) as Paradigm, C. Lobo

Accessibility and Inclusion: The Case Study of the Faculty of Architecture of Lisbon, F. M. Da Silva

Signs Systems for Touristic Information, J. Neves and F. M. da Silva

The Importance of Sustainability in the Communication Design Practice, M. Cadarso and F. M. da Silva

Developing a Sustainable System for Attending the Basic Needs of the Brazilian Population in the Bottom of the Pyramid (BOP), L. Guimaraes

Ergonomic Pattern Mapping – A New Method for Participatory Design Processes in the Workplace, M. Santos, M. Vidal and P. Carvalho

Principle Driven Design: Ergonomic Requirements of Multimedia as the Main Driver in the Development of a Tool for Prevention in Occupational Health and Safety, D. Coelho

Ergonomics in Product Design

Usability Evaluation of Different Door Handles, L. C. Paschoarelli and R. Santos

The Uses and Manufacture of Wheelchairs – An Emotional Approach, P. Costa and F. M. Moreira da Silva

Ergonomic Design of Diagnostic Ultrasound Transducer: Analysis, Redesign/Modeling, Simulation/Assessment and Product, L. C. Paschoarelli, H. G. Coury, A. B. Oliveira and J. C. P. Silva

Usability: Timeline and Emotions, A. Neves and M. Okimoto

Usability of the Industrial Firing: An Anthropometric Analysis of the Traditional and the Smart System, A. Calado and M. Soares

The Effects of Explicit Alternative Generation Techniques in Consumer Product Design, F. Campos, M. Soares, W. Correia, R. Ferreira, E. Melo, and A. Correia

The Safety of Consumer Products Under the Perspective of Usability: Assessment of Case Studies Involving Accidents with Users in Recife, Brazil, W. Correia, M. Soares, M. Barros, F. Campos, and V. Gallindo

Human Factors in Aviation Systems

Through the Looking Glass: Reflecting Upon the Acquisition of Expertise, R. McIlroy, N. Stanton, and B. Remington

Cognitive Ergonomics: The Adaptation of the Brazilian Pilots to the Aircraft F-5EM, H. Montandon, M. da Silveira Luz, and S. L. de Oliveira Ribeiro

Designing Efficient Trajectory Clearance Information Format on Air Traffic Controller's Display, M. Hiyashi and R. Lanter

Learning to Monitor Aircraft Datablock with Different Complexity Levels, C. Ling and L. Hua

Human Factors in Driving

The Study of Human Haptic Perception for Vehicle Haptic Seat Development, W. Chang, K. Lee, Y. Ji, J. Pyun, and S. Kim

Cognitive Study on Driver’s Behavior by Vehicle Trajectory and Eye Movement in Virtual Environment, H. Aoki, H. Nakayasu, N. Kondo, and T. Miyoshi

A Basic Study on Model of Human Behavior by Visual Information Processing Mechanism for Reliability-Based System Design, K. Yamanaka, M. K. Park, and M. Kawakami

The Usability of Data Entry in GPS Navigation Systems, M. Quaresma and A. de Moraes

Optical Flow and Road Environments: Implications for Ergonomic Road Design, P. Noriega and J. A. Santos

Human Factors in Manufacturing

Using Mobile Information Sources to Increase Productivity and Quality, P. Thorvald, A. Brolin, D. Högberg, and K. Case

Supporting Attention in Manual Assembly and Its Influence on Quality, G. Bäckstrand, A. Brolin, D. Högberg, and K. Case

Study on Judgment of Visual Similarity of Lumber, N. Teshima, H. Takasuna, and T. Mikami

Human Factors in NextGen Operations

Effect of Operator Experience and Automation Strategies on Autonomous Aerial Vehicle Tasks Performance, C. Reynolds, D. Liu, and S. Doherty

Effects of Modes of Cockpit Automation on Pilot Performance and Workload in a Next Generation Flight Concept of Operation, G.-H. Gil, K. Kaufmann, S.-H. Kim, and D. Kaber

Potential Human Factors Issues in NextGen ATM Concepts, L. Martin, C. Cabrall, P. Lee, and K. Jobe

Preliminary Guidelines on Controller's Procedures for Pairing Aircraft for Simultaneous Approaches Under Different Levels of Automation, S. Verma, T. Kozon, and D. Ballinger

An Approach to Function Allocation for the Next Generation Air Transport System, S. Landry

Impact of Airspace Reconfiguration on Controller Workload and Traffic Performance, P. Lee, N. Smith, T. Prevot, J. Homola, H. Lee, A. Kessell, and C. Brasil

Information Visualization for Situation Awareness

The Virtual Camera Concept: A Third Person View, G. Boy, R. Mazzone, and M. Conroy

Enhancing Situation Awareness with Visual Aids on Cognitively-Inspired Agent Systems, H.-W. Kim, S. Oh, D. Minotra, M. McNeese, J. Yen, T. Hanratty, L. Strater, H. Cuevas, and D. Colombo

Establishing Trust in Decision-Aiding: The Role of a Visualization of Agent Decision-Space in Operator Engagement with Reduced Cognitive Load, D. Minotra, S. Oh, H.-W. Kim, M. McNeese, J. Yen, T. Hanratty, L. Strater, H. Cueva, and D. Colombo

Mental Models

Are People Able to Develop Cognitive Maps of Virtual Environments While Performing a Wayfinding Task? E. Vilar, F. Rebelo, L. Teixeira, and J. Teles

Characterization of Mental Models in an Inductive Reasoning Task Using Measures of Situation Awareness, T. Zhang and D. Kaber

Acquisition of Skill Sets and Mental Models Over Time, T. Fincannon, S. Ososky, J. Keebler, and F. Jentsch

Perceptuo-Motor Skills and Psychophysical Assessment

Pre-Motor Response Time Benefits in Multi-Modal Displays, J. Merlo and P.A. Hancock

The Decision-Making Process for Wayfinding in Close Environments by Blind People, L. Martins, F. de Lima, and M. Almeida

An Approach of Classifying Categorical Level of Expert of Inspection Panel of Inspection Panel by Sensoring Yes-No Test, M. Nakagawa, H. Nakayasu, and T. Miyoshi

System Approach to Integral Valuation of Psychophysiological Condition of Individuals Involved in Professional Activities, A. Karpoukhina

Evaluation of the Surgeon’s Workload from Three Hospitals in Brazil, R. Diniz and L. Guimarães

Task Analysis

The Concept of Task for Non-Production Human-Computer Interaction Environment, G. Bedny, W. Karwowski, and I. Bedny

The Concept of Task in the Systemic-Structural Activity Theory, W. Karwowski, G. Bedny, and O. Chebykin

Analysis of Abandoned Actions in the Email Distributed Tasks Performance, I. Bedny and G. Bedny

Specifics of Becoming a Professional Bank Manager, O. M. Kokun and A.M. Karpoukhina

Training Technology

Training Process Design: A Case Study in the Sanitation Sector, C. Silva and C. Costa

Effects of Training Program on Interface Task Performance for Older Adults, W.-C. Tsai and C.-F. Lee

Face to Face and On-Line Learning: Are Emotions so Blended in a Blended Learning Environment? O. Parlangeli, N. Ciani, and E. Marchigiani

A Practitioner’s Guide to Personalized Instruction: Macro-Adaptive Approaches for Use with Instructional Technologies, B. Goldberg, S. Schatz, and D. Nicholson

What is a Scenario? Operationalizing Training Scenarios for Automatic Generation, G. Martin, S. Schatz, C. Hughes, and D. Nicholson

Exploring Learning and Training Abilities Using Assistive Technologies, G. Boy, D. Lecoutre, L. Mouluquet, and A. Raj

The Disadvantageous but Appealing Use of Visual Guidance in Procedural Skills Training, N. Gavish and E. Yechiam

Shortening the Expertise Curve: Identifying and Developing Cognitive Skills in Board Operators, D. Harris-Thompson, D. A. Malek, and S. L. Wiggins

Virtual Reality for Behavior Assessment

Using Virtual Reality for Interior Colors Selection and Evaluation by the Elderly, C. Pacheco, E. Duarte, F. Rebelo, and J. Teles

Human Interaction Data Acquisition Software for Virtual Reality: A User-Centered Design Approach, L. Teixeira, F. Rebelo, and E. Filgueiras

Virtual Reality in Wayfinding Studies: A Pilot Study, E. Vilar and F. Rebelo

Behavioral Compliance in Virtual Reality: Effects of Warning Type, E. Duarte, F. Rebelo, J. Teles, and M. Wogalter

A Methodological Proposal to Evaluate the Postural Response in Virtual Reality, E. Filgueiras, F. Rebelo, and E. Duarte

Virtual Reality for Psychomotor Training

Skill Modeling and Feedback Design for Training Rowing with Virtual Environments, E. Ruffaldi, A. Filippeschi, C. A. Avizzano, and M. Bergamasco

An Enactive Approach to Perception-Action and Skill Acquisition in Virtual Reality Environments, B.D. Delignières, J. Lagarde, D. Mottet, and G. Zelic

A VR Training Platform for Maxillo Facial Surgery, F. Gosselin, C. Megard, S. Bouchigny, F. Ferlay, F. Taha, P. Delcampe, and C. D'Hauthuille

Digital Management and Representation of Perceptual Motor Skills, C. A. Avizzano, E. Ruffaldi, and M. Bergamasco

Haptics Technologies in the Framework of Training Systems: From Simulators to Innovative Multi-Modal Virtual Environment Systems, M. Bergamasco, C.A. Avizzano, and E. Ruffaldi

Skill Training in Multimodal Virtual Environments, D. Gopher, S. Krupenia, and N. Gavish

About the Editors

Stanney\, Kay M.; Hale\, Kelly S.

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Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
COMPUTERS / Social Aspects / Human-Computer Interaction
TECHNOLOGY & ENGINEERING / Industrial Engineering
TECHNOLOGY & ENGINEERING / Industrial Health & Safety