Human Performance Modeling Products

  • Biomechanics

    An Introduction to Musculoskeletal Modeling

    By Krystyna Gielo-Perczak

    This full-color biomechanics textbook comprehensively covers biomechanics theory, while emphasizing and encouraging students’ creativity through interactive examples using professional computer simulation software.…

    Hardback – 2018-01-01 
    CRC Press

  • Safety, Reliability, Human Factors, and Human Error in Nuclear Power Plants

    By B.S. Dhillon

    Each year billions of dollars are being spent in the area of nuclear power generation to design, construct, manufacture, operate, and maintain various types of systems around the globe. Many times these systems fail due to safety, reliability, human factors, and human error related problems. The…

    Hardback – 2017-12-20 
    CRC Press

  • Vehicle Simulation

    Perceptual Fidelity in the Design of Virtual Environments

    By Alfred T. Lee

    This book covers the problem of fidelity in the design of virtual environments with specific reference to the design of vehicle simulators. The default design goal has been on the physical replication of a given real-world environment and, in the case of vehicles, the specific appearance and…

    Hardback – 2017-11-23 
    CRC Press

  • Human Factors in Simple and Complex Systems, Third Edition

    By Robert W. Proctor, Trisha Van Zandt

    Recently, there have been a number of advances in technology, including in mobile devices, globalization of companies, display technologies and healthcare, all of which require significant input and evaluation from human factors specialists. Accordingly, this textbook has been completely updated,…

    Hardback – 2017-11-21 
    CRC Press

  • Biomechanics of Human Motion

    Applications in the Martial Arts, Second Edition

    By Emeric Arus, Ph.D.

    Biomechanics of Human Motion: Applications in the Martial Arts, Second Edition, explores the biomechanical principles of nine different forms of martial arts, with specific attention paid to their anatomical features. Within this examination, Professor Arus highlights the use of energy and force…

    Hardback – 2017-11-01 
    CRC Press

  • Intelligent Adaptive Systems

    An Interaction-Centered Design Perspective

    By Ming Hou, Simon Banbury, Catherine Burns

    As ubiquitous as the atmosphere, intelligent adaptive systems (IASs) surround us in our daily lives. When designed well, these systems sense users and their environments so that they can provide support in a manner that is not only responsive to the evolving situation, but unnoticed by the user. A…

    Paperback – 2017-10-31 
    CRC Press

  • Ergonomics in Developing Regions

    Needs and Applications

    Edited by Patricia A. Scott

    Industrially developing countries have the largest populations, the highest levels of poverty, poor health, and illiteracy, and the greatest need for improvement in working conditions. And as the marketplace and the workforce goes increasingly global, accountability with regard to the abuse of…

    Paperback – 2017-10-31 
    CRC Press
    Ergonomics Design & Mgmt. Theory & Applications

  • Cognitive Engineering and Safety Organization in Air Traffic Management

    By Tom Kontogiannis, Stathis Malakis

    This book covers the Air Traffic Management (ATM) environment and the controller-crew interactions. The International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO) regulations and organizational procedures are also presented in a succinct manner so that novel and experienced aviation practitioners appreciate…

    Hardback – 2017-10-30 
    CRC Press

  • Introduction to Human Factors and Ergonomics, Fourth Edition

    By Robert Bridger

    Building on the success of previous editions, the 4th edition of ‘Introduction to Human Factors and Ergonomics’ provides a comprehensive and up to date introduction to the field. The new edition places the subject matter into a system context using a human-machine model to structure the chapters…

    Pack - Book & Ebook – 2017-10-13 
    CRC Press

  • Increasing Motorcycle Conspicuity

    Design and Assessment of Interventions to Enhance Rider Safety

    By Lars Rößger, Michael G. Lenné

    It’s a widely recognised trend that powered-two-wheelers' (PTWs) use has been steadily increasing and is projected to increase further. While providing benefits to the community in the form of reduced traffic congestion and environmental benefits, the risks to PTW riders remain and visibility will…

    Paperback – 2017-10-10 
    CRC Press
    The Human Factors of Simulation and Assessment Series

  • Handbook of Virtual Environments

    Design, Implementation, and Applications, Second Edition

    Edited by Kelly S. Hale, Kay M. Stanney

    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…

    Paperback – 2017-09-30 
    CRC Press
    Human Factors and Ergonomics

  • Training and Assessing Non-Technical Skills

    A Practical Guide

    By Matthew J.W. Thomas

    Providing a practical guide to the training and assessment of non-technical skills within high-risk industries, this book will be of direct interest to safety and training professionals working within aviation, healthcare, rail, maritime, and other high-risk industries. Currently, each of these…

    Paperback – 2017-08-07
    CRC Press

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