Accession Number : ADA115042

Title :   Human Factors and Robotics: Current Status and Future Prospects.

Descriptive Note : Professional paper,

Corporate Author : HUMAN RESOURCES RESEARCH ORGANIZATION ALEXANDRIA VA

Personal Author(s) : Parsons,H McIlvaine ; Kearsley,Greg P

PDF Url : ADA115042

Report Date : Oct 1981

Pagination or Media Count : 26

Abstract : The purpose of this article is to introduce the human factors community to the field of robotics including current and future applications and needed areas of research. It also aims to explain to the robotics community why human factors engineering is important to this field.

Descriptors :   *Human factors engineering, *Automata, *Artificial intelligence, Man machine systems, Performance(Engineering), Performance(Human), Operators(Personnel), Maintenance personnel, Industrial production, Jobs, Utilization, Automation

Subject Categories : Human Factors Engineering & Man Machine System
      Bionics

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE