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Human Factors and Ergonomics

Series Editor: Waldemar Karwowski, Gavriel Salvendy

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  1. Cognitive Neuroscience of Human Systems

    Work and Everyday Life

    By Chris Forsythe, Huafei Liao, Michael Christopher Stefan Trumbo, Rogelio E. Cardona-Rivera

    Series: Human Factors and Ergonomics

    While there have been tremendous advances in our scientific understanding of the brain, this work has been largely academic, and often oriented toward clinical publication. Cognitive Neuroscience of Human Systems: Work and Everyday Life addresses the relationship between neurophysiological...

    Published September 26th 2014 by CRC Press

  2. Handbook of Virtual Environments

    Design, Implementation, and Applications, Second Edition

    Edited by Kelly S. Hale, Kay M. Stanney

    Series: Human Factors and Ergonomics

    A Complete Toolbox of Theories and Techniques The second edition of a bestseller, Handbook of Virtual Environments: Design, Implementation, and Applications presents systematic and extensive coverage of the primary areas of research and development within VE technology. It brings together a...

    Published September 10th 2014 by CRC Press

  3. Variability in Human Performance

    By Thomas J. Smith, Robert A. Henning, Michael G. Wade, Thomas Fisher

    Series: Human Factors and Ergonomics

    Understanding the conditions under which variability in performance may arise, and the processes related to its emergence, gives us insight into the development of techniques for improving the quality of performance. Variability in Human Performance details the scientific and the practical...

    Published August 26th 2014 by CRC Press

  4. Around the Patient Bed

    Human Factors and Safety in Health Care

    Edited by Yoel Donchin, Daniel Gopher

    Series: Human Factors and Ergonomics

    The occurrence of failures and mistakes in health care, from primary care procedures to the complexities of the operating room, has become a hot-button issue with the general public and within the medical community. Around the Patient Bed: Human Factors and Safety in Health Care examines the...

    Published October 16th 2013 by CRC Press

  5. Data Mining

    Theories, Algorithms, and Examples

    By Nong Ye

    Series: Human Factors and Ergonomics

    New technologies have enabled us to collect massive amounts of data in many fields. However, our pace of discovering useful information and knowledge from these data falls far behind our pace of collecting the data. Data Mining: Theories, Algorithms, and Examples introduces and explains a...

    Published July 26th 2013 by CRC Press

  6. Cross-Cultural Design for IT Products and Services

    By Pei-Luen Patrick Rau, Tom Plocher, Yee-Yin Choong

    Series: Human Factors and Ergonomics

    With the increase of globalization of business and industry, IT products and services are often produced and marketed across geographical cultural boundaries without adequate consideration of culture. There is a high probability that IT products and services developed in one country may not be...

    Published December 4th 2012 by CRC Press

  7. The Science of Footwear

    Edited by Ravindra S. Goonetilleke

    Series: Human Factors and Ergonomics

    Although we now have sophisticated algorithms and techniques for determining the shapes and sizes and for matching the fit between shoes and feet, few, if any, of the books currently available cover these new technologies until now. Bringing together high-quality and state-of-the-art contributions...

    Published November 6th 2012 by CRC Press

  8. Introduction to Human Factors and Ergonomics for Engineers, Second Edition

    By Mark R. Lehto, Steven J. Landry

    Series: Human Factors and Ergonomics

    Supplying a breadth and depth of coverage beyond that found in most traditional texts, Introduction to Human Factors and Ergonomics for Engineers, Second Edition presents and integrates important methods and tools used in the fields of Industrial Engineering, Human Factors and Ergonomics to design...

    Published October 26th 2012 by CRC Press

  9. Skill Training in Multimodal Virtual Environments

    Edited by Massîmo Bergamasco, Benoit Bardy, Daniel Gopher

    Series: Human Factors and Ergonomics

    The advent of augmented reality technologies used to assist human operators in complex manipulative operations—has brought an urgency to research into the modeling and training of human skills in Virtual Environments. However, modeling a specific act still represents a challenge in cognitive...

    Published August 24th 2012 by CRC Press

  10. Human Computer Interaction Handbook

    Fundamentals, Evolving Technologies, and Emerging Applications, Third Edition

    Edited by Julie A. Jacko

    Series: Human Factors and Ergonomics

    Winner of a 2013 CHOICE Outstanding Academic Title Award The third edition of a groundbreaking reference, The Human–Computer Interaction Handbook: Fundamentals, Evolving Technologies, and Emerging Applications raises the bar for handbooks in this field. It is the largest, most complete...

    Published May 4th 2012 by CRC Press

Forthcoming Books

  1. Handbook of Standards and Guidelines in Human Factors and Ergonomics, Second Edition
    Edited by Waldemar Karwowski, Marcelo Soares
    To Be Published September 26th 2015

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