Accession Number : AD0782597

Title :   Engineering Guidelines for the Use of Color in a Sonar Display.

Descriptive Note : Final rept.,

Corporate Author : TRACOR SCIENCES AND SYSTEMS AUSTIN TEX

Personal Author(s) : Butler,W. B. ; McKemie,W. M.

Report Date : 01 APR 1974

Pagination or Media Count : 264

Abstract : The report presents some engineering guidelines for the use of color in the presentation of tactical sonar information on a CRT display. These guidelines have been developed as a result of theoretical and experimental investigations of amplitude (or intensity) color-coding of sonar data. (Modified author abstract)

Descriptors :   *Display systems, *Sonar equipment, *Colors, *Cathode ray tube screens, Specifications, Color vision, Visual perception, Cathode ray tubes

Subject Categories : Electrooptical and Optoelectronic Devices
      Acoustic Detection and Detectors
      Human Factors Engineering & Man Machine System

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE