Accession Number : AD0657192

Title :   STUDIES IN COMPLEX COORDINATION. I. PERFORMANCE ON THE TWO-HAND COORDINATOR AS A FUNCTION OF THE PLANES OF OPERATION OF THE CONTROLS.

Descriptive Note : Technical rept.,

Corporate Author : ROCHESTER UNIV N Y DEPT OF PSYCHOLOGY

Personal Author(s) : Norris,Eugenia B. ; Spragg,S. D. S.

Report Date : AUG 1950

Pagination or Media Count : 19

Abstract : The investigation was designed so that the accuracy of performance of a complex two-hand motor coordination task as a function of the planes of rotation of the controls might be ascertained. Nine different combinations of planes, which were selected on the basis that they be feasible in terms of equipment design, were employed. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*MOTOR REACTIONS, PERFORMANCE(HUMAN)), (*CONTROL KNOBS, *HUMAN FACTORS ENGINEERING), OPERATORS(PERSONNEL), TRACKING, TARGET ACQUISITION, ROTATION, HANDS, LEARNING, ANALYSIS OF VARIANCE, ACCURACY, DISPLAY SYSTEMS

Subject Categories : Psychology
      Human Factors Engineering & Man Machine System

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE