Designing soldier systems: current issues in human factors by John Martin, Laurel Allender, Pamela Savage-Knepshield

By John Martin, Laurel Allender, Pamela Savage-Knepshield

This e-book specializes in modern human elements matters in the layout of soldier platforms and describes how they're at the moment being investigated and addressed through the U.S. military to augment soldier functionality and effectiveness. It appeals to a world multidisciplinary viewers together with protection contractors, software administration places of work, human elements engineers, human approach integrators, procedure engineers, and Read more...

summary: This booklet specializes in modern human components concerns in the layout of soldier platforms and describes how they're at present being investigated and addressed by way of the U.S. military to reinforce soldier functionality and effectiveness. It appeals to a global multidisciplinary viewers together with safeguard contractors, software administration workplaces, human components engineers, human procedure integrators, approach engineers, and machine scientists. proper courses of research comprise these in human components, cognitive technological know-how, neuroscience, neuroergonomics, psychology, education and schooling, and engineering

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In Operations Research and Industrial Engineering from Cornell University and a doctorate in Neuroscience and Cognitive Sciences from the University of Maryland. Dr. McDowell has been the organization舗s driving force in developing a research vision for translating basic neuroscience into military-relevant neurotechnologies that address the critical needs of our soldiers. For his efforts in this area, he received the 2011 ARL Award for Leadership. James E. Melzer is with Rockwell Collins Optronics in Carlsbad, CA where he is Manager of Research and Technology.

United States舒Armed Forces舒Robots. 5. Human-robot interaction舒 United States. I. Series II. Savage-Knepshield, Pamela. 890973舒dc23 Library of Congress Cataloging-in-Publication Data Designing soldier systems : current issues in human factors / by Pamela Savage-Knepshield ... ]. p. 舒 (Human factors in defence) Includes bibliographical references and index. ISBN 978-1-4094-0777-5 (hbk. : alk. paper)舒ISBN 978-1-4094-0778-2 (ebook) 1. Military research舒United States. 2. United States舒Armed Forces舒Technological innovations.

Fort Bliss was the site of the Army舗s Air Defense Artillery (ADA) Center and School. In his own words, MG Vane was interested in operator vigilance and situational awareness (SA) as they relate to the performance of automated air defense battle management systems. (The generally accepted definition of SA is from Endsley, Bolte, and Jones (2003), who define it as the perception of elements in the environment, the comprehension of their meaning, and the projection of their status in the near future).

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