Accession Number : ADP001143
Title : Assessment of Reliability and Validity for the Systems Operability Measurement Algorithm (SOMA),
Corporate Author : PACIFIC MISSILE TEST CENTER POINT MUGU CA
Personal Author(s) : Williams,Kendrick N.
Report Date : MAY 1982
Pagination or Media Count : 29
Abstract : The Systems Operability Measurement Algorithm (SOMA) was developed as a system evaluation methodology to provide decision makers with information about system adequacy and design alternatives within the context of mission needs and requirements. During the past year a research effort has been directed toward evaluation of SOMA in terms of its reliability and validity.
Descriptors : *Pilots, *Workload, *Performance(Human), *Measurement, Operational effectiveness, Job analysis, Systems analysis, Decision making, Algorithms, Mathematical prediction, Optimization, Test methods, Psychological tests, Performance tests, Reliability, Psychomotor tests, Correlation techniques, Regression analysis, Workshops
Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE