Accession Number : AD0728490

Title :   The Applicability of Vigilance Laboratory Research to a Simulated Industrial Inspection Task.

Descriptive Note : Doctoral thesis,

Corporate Author : TEXAS TECH UNIV LUBBOCK

Personal Author(s) : Belt,John A.

Report Date : AUG 1971

Pagination or Media Count : 92

Abstract : The purpose of the study was to investigate the applicability of laboratory findings of vigilance behavior to an industrial inspection task. Vigilance behavior refers to the attentiveness of the human operator, or, more specifically, to human capabilities for detecting small changes in stimulus events over relatively long periods of sustained monitoring. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*ATTENTION, PERFORMANCE(HUMAN)), VISUAL INSPECTION, INDUSTRIAL RESEARCH, THESES

Subject Categories : Psychology

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE