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Human Factors and Ergonomics


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With the rapid introduction of highly sophisticated computers, (tele) communication, service and manufacturing systems, a major shift has occurred in the way people use technology and work with it. The objective of this book series is to provide researchers and practitioners a platform where important issues related to these changes can be discussed and methods and recommendations can be presented for ensuring that emerging technologies provide increased productivity, quality, satisfaction, safety, and health in the new workplace and the information society.

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Handbook of Standards and Guidelines in Human Factors and Ergonomics

Handbook of Standards and Guidelines in Human Factors and Ergonomics

2nd Edition

Forthcoming

Edited By Waldemar Karwowski, Anna Szopa, Marcelo M. Soares
June 04, 2021

With an updated edition including new material in additional chapters, this one-of-a-kind handbook covers not only current standardization efforts, but also anthropometry and optimal working postures, ergonomic human computer interactions, legal protection, occupational health and safety, and ...

Ergonomics in Design Methods and Techniques

Ergonomics in Design: Methods and Techniques

1st Edition

Edited By Marcelo M. Soares, Francisco Rebelo
June 12, 2019

Currently people deal with various entities (such as hardware, software, buildings, spaces, communities and other people), to meet specific goals while going about their everyday activities in work and leisure environments. These entities have become more and more complex and incorporate functions ...

Human-Computer Interaction and Cybersecurity Handbook

Human-Computer Interaction and Cybersecurity Handbook

1st Edition

Edited By Abbas Moallem
October 24, 2018

Recipient of the SJSU San Jose State University Annual Author & Artist Awards 2019 Recipient of the SJSU San Jose State University Annual Author & Artist Awards 2018 Cybersecurity, or information technology security, focuses on protecting computers and data from criminal behavior. The ...

Forensic Human Factors and Ergonomics Case Studies and Analyses

Forensic Human Factors and Ergonomics: Case Studies and Analyses

1st Edition

Edited By Michael S. Wogalter
October 10, 2018

This book has 18 case study chapters investigating various injury scenarios through the use of a Human Factors and Ergonomics (HFE) analysis. Each injury scenario derives from one or more similar lawsuits (but names, places and some of the details are fictionalized). The scenarios describe a ‘slice...

Handbook of Virtual Environments Design, Implementation, and Applications, Second Edition

Handbook of Virtual Environments: Design, Implementation, and Applications, Second Edition

2nd Edition

Edited By Kelly S. Hale, Kay M. Stanney
April 10, 2018

A Complete Toolbox of Theories and Techniques The second edition of a bestseller, Handbook of Virtual Environments: Design, Implementation, and Applications presents systematic and extensive coverage of the primary areas of research and development within VE technology. It brings together a ...

Skill Training in Multimodal Virtual Environments

Skill Training in Multimodal Virtual Environments

1st Edition

Edited By Massîmo Bergamasco, Benoit Bardy, Daniel Gopher
March 09, 2018

The advent of augmented reality technologies used to assist human operators in complex manipulative operations—has brought an urgency to research into the modeling and training of human skills in Virtual Environments. However, modeling a specific act still represents a challenge in cognitive ...

Handbook of Human Factors in Air Transportation Systems

Handbook of Human Factors in Air Transportation Systems

1st Edition

Edited By Steven James Landry
November 15, 2017

One of the primary applications of human factors engineering is in the aviation domain, and the importance of human factors has never been greater as U.S. and European authorities seek to modernize the air transportation system through the introduction of advanced automation. This handbook provides...

The Universal Access Handbook

The Universal Access Handbook

1st Edition

Edited By Constantine Stephanidis
June 13, 2017

In recent years, the field of Universal Access has made significant progress in consolidating theoretical approaches, scientific methods and technologies, as well as in exploring new application domains. Increasingly, professionals in this rapidly maturing area require a comprehensive and ...

Human-Computer Interaction Design Issues, Solutions, and Applications

Human-Computer Interaction: Design Issues, Solutions, and Applications

1st Edition

Edited By Andrew Sears, Julie A. Jacko
June 07, 2017

Hailed on first publication as a compendium of foundational principles and cutting-edge research, The Human-Computer Interaction Handbook has become the gold standard reference in this field. Derived from select chapters of this groundbreaking resource, Human-Computer Interaction: Design Issues, ...

Human-Computer Interaction Fundamentals

Human-Computer Interaction Fundamentals

1st Edition

Edited By Andrew Sears, Julie A. Jacko
June 07, 2017

Hailed on first publication as a compendium of foundational principles and cutting-edge research, The Human-Computer Interaction Handbook has become the gold standard reference in this field. Derived from select chapters of this groundbreaking and authoritative resource, Human-Computer Interaction ...

Human-Computer Interaction Designing for Diverse Users and Domains

Human-Computer Interaction: Designing for Diverse Users and Domains

1st Edition

Edited By Andrew Sears, Julie A. Jacko
May 31, 2017

Hailed on first publication as a compendium of foundational principles and cutting-edge research, The Human-Computer Interaction Handbook has become the gold standard reference in this field. Derived from select chapters of this groundbreaking resource, Human-Computer Interaction: Designing for ...

Cognitive Neuroscience of Human Systems Work and Everyday Life

Cognitive Neuroscience of Human Systems: Work and Everyday Life

1st Edition

By Chris Forsythe, Huafei Liao, Michael Christopher Stefan Trumbo, Rogelio E. Cardona-Rivera
March 31, 2017

While there have been tremendous advances in our scientific understanding of the brain, this work has been largely academic, and often oriented toward clinical publication. Cognitive Neuroscience of Human Systems: Work and Everyday Life addresses the relationship between neurophysiological ...

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