Advances in Ergonomics Modeling and Usability Evaluation

Advances in Ergonomics Modeling and Usability Evaluation

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Taking the field of human factors and ergonomics beyond state of the art, this volume focuses on advances in the use of ergonomics modeling and on the evaluation of usability, which is a critical aspect of any human-technology system. The research described in the book's 70 chapters is an outcome of dedicated research by academics and practitioners from around the world, and across disciplines. The chapters are organized under five sections: I. Models and Methods II. Vision and Visual Displays , III. Product Design and User Interfaces IV. Input Devices and Computer Based Systems V. Individual and Environmental Technology Related Issues. This work provides an invaluable resource for evaluating products and environments and designing future ones that are intuitive, safe, and easy to use. Seven other titles in the Advances in Human Factors and Ergonomics Series are: Advances in Human Factors and Ergonomics in Healthcare Advances in Applied Digital Human Modeling Advances in Cross-Cultural Decision Making Advances in Cognitive Ergonomics Advances in Occupational, Social and Organizational Ergonomics Advances in Human Factors, Ergonomics and Safety in Manufacturing and Service Industries Advances in Neuroergonomics and Human Factors of Special PopulationsIn 1996, Prevue Networks offered the first Interactive Program Guide (IPG) service in the United States (a€œElectronic program guide, a€ 2010). The IPG ... Following this paradigm shift, most remotes were equipped with a set of navigation controls. ... of currently available TV remotes that support IPG, PPV, DVR, and VOD applications, we investigated the remotes of DirecTV, Dish Network, and ATaamp;T U-verse.

Title:Advances in Ergonomics Modeling and Usability Evaluation
Author:Halimahtun Khalid, Alan Hedge, Tareq Z. Ahram
Publisher:CRC Press - 2010-06-23


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