Books: Developments in Human Factors in Transportation, Design, and Evaluation

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On the occasion of the Human Factors and Ergonomics Society Europe Chapter Annual Meeting in Orbassano (Turin), Italy, November 2005.Edited by
Dick de Waard, Karel Brookhuis, and Antonella Toffetti
Illustrations by Eva Fabriek


D. de Waard, K.A. Brookhuis, and A. Toffetti (Eds.) (2006), Developments in Human Factors in Transportation, Design, and Evaluation. Maastricht, the Netherlands: Shaker Publishing.
ISBN 90-423-0297-6
Paperback, 363 pages, € 36, please check at the publisher.
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preview one page : First page preview (pdf), click eye symbol in front of title

Contents preview one page Preface
   Dick de Waard, Karel Brookhuis, and Antonella Toffetti


Surface Transportation Safety

preview one page Assessment of the relative driver safety benefit of an advanced front lighting system
   Nick Reed, Andi D. Flint, & Andrew M. Parkes
preview one page Daytime running lights: costs or benefits?
   Rino Brouwer, Wiel Janssen, Jan Theeuwes, Johan Alferdinck, & Maaike Duistermaat
preview one page User-centred design of in-vehicle route guidance systems
   Carryl L. Baldwin
preview one page Self-explaining and forgiving roads to improve traffic safety
   Karel Brookhuis, Dick de Waard, Vincent Marchau, Marion Wiethoff, Leonie Walta, & Angelos Bekiaris
preview one page Usability and ergonomic evaluation of in-car multifunctional systems: a tool for Human-Factors professionals
   Cristina Zoldan, Antonella Toffetti, & Erika Marengo
preview one page A cognitive analysis of train driver information requirements
   Richard Bye & Bob Hockey
preview one page A user-centred approach in developing preventive safety systems
   Anders Opperud, Ann-Sofi Karlsson, & Paul Piamonte
preview one page Human Factors in off-highway vehicles – design and prototyping of a control and information visualization system
   Francesco Tesauri, Cristina Iani, Michele Mariani, Sandro Rubichi, Stefano Marzani, & Roberto Montanari
preview one page A study using the occlusion technique to evaluate visual distraction
   Tsutomu Asoh & Akira Iihoshi
preview one page Evaluation of driver’s attention by binocular gaze co-ordination while conversing on a cellular phone
   Nobuyuki Uchida, Yoichi Asano, Toshihiko Ueda, & Akira Iihoshi
preview one page User centred design: obtaining ergonomic criteria for accessibility to and accommodation of the vehicle for people with reduced mobility
   Cecilia Ruspa, Cristina Zoldan, & Maurizio Cerrone


preview one page User-centred innovation of electronic documentation for maintenance
   Yvonne Barnard & Matthias Reiss
preview one page Social proof and decision-making in aviation
   Eugenio L. Facci, Meredith A. Bell, & Razia Nayeem
preview one page Task analysis, subjective mental workload and incidents in airport tower air traffic control during adverse weather conditions
   Clemens Weikert & Jenny Näslund


Evaluation and validation

preview one page Implementing mobile phone warning systems
   Simone Sillem & Erik (J.W.F.) Wiersma
preview one page Transfer of fuel-efficient driving technique from the simulator to the road: steps towards a cost-benefit model for synthetic training
   Andrew M. Parkes & Nick Reed
preview one page Vigilance in ATC: the quest for a definition -an applied perspective
   Sonja Straussberger & Rachael Gordon
preview one page Design and evaluation of a robotic TV-assistant: balancing personality and control
   Bernt Meerbeek, Jettie (H.C.M.) Hoonhout, Peter Bingley, & Jacques Terken
preview one page Field versus laboratory usability testing: a first comparison
   Aydin Oztoprak & Çigdem Erbug
preview one page Understanding user expectations of products in physical and virtual domains
   Pelin Gültekin, Bahar Sener, & Çigdem Erbug
preview one page Modelling co-ordination effects in complex work systems: the aviation maintenance case
   Daniele Baranzini & P. Carlo Cacciabue
preview one page Collaborative Decision Making (CDM) – a pilot study exploring participation and empowerment before implementing new technology and work procedures
   Johan Jönsson, Curt R. Johansson, & Roland Akselsson
preview one page Firmitas, Utilitas, Venustas: assessing the validity of the Usability Evaluation Questionnaire
   Michela Terenzi, Francesco Di Nocera, & Fabio Ferlazzo


Adaptive Automation and Visual Attention

preview one page Human-machine co-operation in car driving for safe lateral control in bends: function delegation and mutual control
   Jean-Michel Hoc, Franck Mars, Isabelle Milleville-Pennel, & Élise Jolly
preview one page Assessment of high risk operator functional state markers in dynamic systems – preliminary results and implications
   Peter Nickel, Adam C. Roberts, & G. Robert J. Hockey
preview one page X10 – are you looking at me?
   Fangmin Shi, Alastair G. Gale, & Kevin P. Purdy
preview one page Another look at scanpath: distance to nearest neighbour as a measure of mental workload
   Francesco Di Nocera, Michela Terenzi, & Marco Camilli
preview one page Eye scan patterns in a simulated ambulance dispatcher´s task
   Anje Kruizinga, Ben Mulder, & Dick de Waard
preview one page The efficacy of advanced visual display technologies in simulated airborne command and control environments
   Scott M. Galster, Robert S. Bolia, & Rebecca D. Brown


preview one page Development of expertise in detecting terrorist threats at airports
   Xi Liu, Alastair Gale, & Kevin Purdy
preview one page Comprehensibility of graphical symbols for clarifying security features
   Theo Boersema
preview one page Ergonomic design of machinery and workplaces in the food industry
   Alberto Ferreras, Carlos García, Purificación Castelló, Alicia Piedrabuena, Amelia Gómez, Pedro Vera, & José Ramiro
preview one page What does this button do? The problem of consumer documentation
   Hugh David

preview one page Acknowledgement to reviewers

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