Accession Number : ADA303589

Title :   Subjective Evaluation of Human-Computer Interface Options for a Tactical Decision Support System.

Descriptive Note : Final rept.,

Corporate Author : NAVAL COMMAND CONTROL AND OCEAN SURVEILLANCE CENTER RDT AND E DIV SAN DIEGO CA

Personal Author(s) : Rummel, Bernard K.

PDF Url : ADA303589

Report Date : MAY 1995

Pagination or Media Count : 119

Abstract : Tactical Decision Making Under Stress (TADMUS) personnel performed a subjective evaluation study to investigate human-computer interface (MCI) design options for an experimental decision support system (DSS). This report presents the study's results. The DSS contains seven windows: Alerts, Track Profile, Comparison to Norms, Template, SABER (Situation Assessment by Explanation-Based Reasoning), Response Manager, and Track Priority List. The study examined 19 individual design options for these windows.

Descriptors :   *TACTICAL ANALYSIS, *MAN COMPUTER INTERFACE, *DECISION SUPPORT SYSTEMS, TEST AND EVALUATION, DATA BASES, SCENARIOS, CONTROL, DECISION MAKING, THREATS, TEAMS(PERSONNEL), PROFILES, RESPONSE, WINDOWS, USER NEEDS, SUPERVISORS, BEHAVIOR, OFFICER PERSONNEL, QUESTIONNAIRES, WARNING SYSTEMS, INTERVIEWING.

Subject Categories : Computer Systems
      Human Factors Engineering & Man Machine System
      Military Operations, Strategy and Tactics

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE