Accession Number : AD0697939

Title :   SYMPOSIUM ON APPLIED MODELS OF MAN-MACHINE SYSTEMS PERFORMANCE, COLUMBUS, OHIO, 12-14 NOVEMBER 1968.

Descriptive Note : Final rept.,

Corporate Author : NORTH AMERICAN ROCKWELL CORP COLUMBUS OHIO COLUMBUS DIV

Personal Author(s) : Levy,Girard W.

Report Date : 03 NOV 1969

Pagination or Media Count : 346

Abstract : Contents: The role of applied man-machine models; The development of sophisticated models of man-machine system performance; Criteria for selection and application of models; A visual target acquisition model; Unfinished business in the utility of visual detection models; Modeling the sonar operator's detection process--a progress report; Field evaluation of a visual detection model; Human operator models for manual control; Exposition of a human control model and its application; Computer simulation--savior, sanctuary, or silliness; Assumptions underlying the human reliability model; Application of a multiple task interactive model--simulation of human performance in sonar maintenance.

Descriptors :   (*MAN MACHINE SYSTEMS, *SYMPOSIA), PERFORMANCE(ENGINEERING), MATHEMATICAL MODELS, HUMAN FACTORS ENGINEERING, CYBERNETICS, PERFORMANCE(HUMAN), TARGET ACQUISITION, VISUAL PERCEPTION, SONAR PERSONNEL, DETECTION, SIMULATION, RELIABILITY, IDENTIFICATION

Subject Categories : Human Factors Engineering & Man Machine System

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE