Accession Number : AD0747798

Title :   The Effects of Reinforcement and Responding to both Signal and Non-Signal Events on Vigilance Performance,

Corporate Author : TEXAS TECH UNIV LUBBOCK CENTER OF BIOTECHNOLOGY AND HUMAN PERFORMANCE

Personal Author(s) : Nakashima,Daisuke B. ; Halcomb,Charles G.

Report Date : 1972

Pagination or Media Count : 17

Abstract : In the standard vigilance task, subjects are provided with a single response button and instructed to respond to the presentation of a signal stimulus. This response has been used as the primary measure of the more continuous responding to the visual display. Some question has arisen, however, as to the appropriateness of this response. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*ATTENTION, PERFORMANCE(HUMAN)), REACTION(PSYCHOLOGY), PERFORMANCE(HUMAN), DETECTION, REVIEWS, CORRELATION TECHNIQUES

Subject Categories : Psychology

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE