Accession Number : AD0773045

Title :   Studies of Performance Assessment and Enhancement.

Descriptive Note : Annual progress rept. 1 Jun 72-31 May 73,

Corporate Author : LOUISVILLE UNIV KY PERFORMANCE RESEARCH LAB

Personal Author(s) : Brown,Bill R. ; Morgan,Ben B. , Jr

Report Date : JUN 1973

Pagination or Media Count : 40

Abstract : The report includes brief summaries of research activities under six major headings: Studies of sustained performance; psychophysiological and biomedical correlates; personality, social and subjective correlates; technical studies and supporting laboratory research; methodological and theoretical formulations; and liaison activities. This study assessed the interaction of 36 hour sleep loss and continuous work with man's diurnal cycle, and also represented the first major application of the recently completed Digital Equipment Corporation PDP-12A Experimental Control System (ECS).

Descriptors :   *PERFORMANCE(HUMAN), *SLEEP DEPRIVATION, BEHAVIOR, MEASUREMENT, DEFICIENCIES, PSYCHOPHYSIOLOGY, DIURNAL VARIATIONS, WORK, RECOVERY, STRESS(PSYCHOLOGY), STRESS(PHYSIOLOGY), PERFORMANCE(ENGINEERING)

Subject Categories : Psychology

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE