343 books (18 pages) in this category
by Kirwan, B
This work shows readers how to target task analysis TA resources effectively over the life cycle of a project from conceptual design Through To Systems Operation, Noting The Role Of TA In Safety And Quality assurance, minimizing operator error, ...eBook
by Michael A. Brown
<p><b>Case study details the right way and the wrong way to successfully develop and market a new drug</b></p> <p>Beginning with the untimely death of a young mother, <i>A History of a cGMP Medical Event Investigation</i> unfolds a fictitious ...eBook
by Bedny, Gregory
The last several decades have demonstrated dramatic technological changes that influence work conditions in all applied domains, including manufacturing, transportation, and human-computer interactions. These changes require new approaches to ...eBook
by Reese, Charles D.
<P>Published more than ten years ago, the first edition of <STRONG>Accident/Incident Prevention Techniques</STRONG> provided clear, comprehensive guidance on how to mitigate the cost, in personnel and to the bottom line, of accidents/incidents ...eBook
Design, Methods, and Processes
by Steinar Westhrin Killi
<P>Additive manufacturing has matured from rapid prototyping through the now popular and "maker"-oriented 3D printing, recently commercialized and marketed. The terms describing this technology have changed over time, from "rapid prototyping" toeBook
Focusing on Z10 and Serious Injury Prevention
by Fred A. Manuele
<ul> <li>Provides guidance to managers, safety professionals, educators and students on having operational risk management systems that meet the requirements of Z10.</li> <li>Emphasizes Management Leadership and Employee Involvement, the most ...eBook
by Ji, Yong Gu
<P>This volume discusses pleasurable design - a part of the traditional usability design and evaluation methodologies. The book emphasizes the importance of designing products and services to maximize user satisfaction. By combining this with ...eBook
by Duffy, Vincent
<P>This volume is concerned with digital human modeling. The utility of this area of research is to aid the design of systems that are benefitted from reducing the need for physical prototyping and incorporating ergonomics and human factors ...eBook
by Duffy, Vincent G.
<P>An examination of the various types of human-modeled technology, <B>Advances in Applied Human Modeling and Simulation</B> not only covers the type of models available, but how they can be applied to solve specific problems. These models ...eBook
by Stanney, Kay M.
<P>This volume explores cognitive ergonomics, which is concerned with mental processes-otherwise known as brain work. It discusses perception, memory, reasoning, and motor response, as they affect interactions among humans and other elements of ...eBook
by Salvendy, Gavriel
<P>The chapters in the book come from an international group of authors with diverse backgrounds including ergonomics, psychology, architecture, computer science, engineering, and sociology. Specific topics include biometric systems development,eBook
by Schmorrow, Dylan
<P>The primary focus of the Cross Cultural Decision Making field is specifically on the intersections between psychosocial theory provided from the social sciences and methods of computational modeling provided from computer science and ...eBook
by Schmorrow, Dylan D.
<P>This reference focuses on decision-making styles within cultures. It focuses on cooperative, collaborative, avoidant, competitive, and dominant styles of decision making, and discusses how each process is modified by the culture. The ...eBook
by Nicholson, Denise M.
<P>This volume explores decision-making styles, including cooperative, collaborative, avoidant, competitive, and dominate that are commonly modified by the culture. Culture is not a stagnant phenomenon, and many variables need to be considered ...eBook
by Trzcielinski, Stefan
<P>Meeting the needs of the manufacturing and service sectors of contemporary industry, this volume is concerned with the human factors, ergonomics, and safety issues related to the design of products, processes, and systems, as well as the ...eBook
by Khalid, Halimahtun
<P>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 ...eBook
by Landry, Steven J.
<P>Since the very earliest years of aviation, it was clear that human factors were critical to the success and safety of the system. As aviation has matured, the system has become extremely complex. Bringing together the most recent human ...eBook
by Duffy, Vincent G.
<P>Now more than ever, the design of systems and devices for effective and safe healthcare delivery has taken center stage. And the importance of human factors and ergonomics in achieving this goal can't be ignored. Underlining the utility of ...eBook
by Stanton, Neville A.
<P>Human factors and ergonomics have made considerable contributions to the research, design, development, operation and analysis of transportation systems and their complementary infrastructure. This volume focuses on the causations of road ...eBook
by Duffy, Vincent G.
<P>Based on recent research, this book discusses how to improve quality, safety, efficiency, and effectiveness in patient care through the application of human factors and ergonomics principles. It provides guidance for those involved with the ...eBook