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Interfaces for Ground and Air Military Robots: Workshop Summary

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Dynamic Social Network Modeling and Analysis: Workshop Summary and Papers

In the summer of 2002, the Office of Naval Research asked the Committee on Human Factors to hold a workshop on dynamic social network and analysis. The primary purpose of the workshop was to bring together scientists who represent ...

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Musculoskeletal Disorders and the Workplace: Low Back and Upper Extremities

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Time-Use Measurement and Research: Report of a Workshop

One of the most substantial policy changes in the past decade was the elimination of the main social welfare program for poor families, Aid to Families with Dependent Children, ending the entitlement to cash benefits and replacing it with a ...

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Work-Related Musculoskeletal Disorders:Report, Workshop Summary, and Workshop Papers

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Work-Related Musculoskeletal Disorders:A Review of the Evidence

In May 1998 the National Institutes of Health asked the National Academy of Sciences/National Research Council to assemble a group of experts to examine the scientific literature relevant to work-related musculoskeletal disorders of the lower back, neck, and upper extremities. ...

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Modeling Human and Organizational Behavior:Application to Military Simulations

Simulations are widely used in the military for training personnel, analyzing proposed equipment, and rehearsing missions, and these simulations need realistic models of human behavior. This book draws together a wide variety of theoretical and applied research in human behavior ...

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The Future of Air Traffic Control:Human Operators and Automation

Automation in air traffic control may increase efficiency, but it also raises questions about adequate human control over automated systems. Following on the panel's first volume on air traffic control automation, Flight to the Future (NRC, 1997), this book focuses ...

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Improving Theory and Research on Quality Enhancement in Organizations:Report of a Workshop

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The Case For Human Factors in Industry and Government:Report of a Workshop

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