By John Martin, Laurel Allender, Pamela Savage-Knepshield

This publication makes a speciality of modern human components matters in the layout of soldier platforms and describes how they're presently being investigated and addressed by means of the U.S. military to augment soldier functionality and effectiveness. Designing Soldier platforms ways human elements concerns from 3 major views. within the first part, Chapters 1-5 concentrate on complexity brought by means of expertise, its effect on human functionality, and the way matters are being addressed to minimize cognitive workload. within the moment part, Chapters 6-10 be aware of hindrances imposed by way of operational and environmental stipulations at the battlefield and the way they're being mitigated by using expertise. The 3rd part, Chapters 11-21, is devoted to approach layout and evaluate together with the instruments, ideas and applied sciences utilized by researchers who layout soldier platforms to beat human actual and cognitive functionality obstacles in addition to the stumbling blocks imposed by way of environmental and operations stipulations which are encountered by means of squaddies. The e-book will entice a global multidisciplinary viewers drawn to the layout and improvement of structures for army use, together with safety contractors, application administration workplaces, human components engineers, human method integrators, method engineers, and machine scientists. correct courses of analysis contain these in human elements, cognitive technological know-how, neuroscience, neuroergonomics, psychology, education and schooling, and engineering.

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