Accession Number : AD0435030


Title :   THE EVALUATION OF THE HAVERFORD-BIONIC INSTRUMENTS OBSTACLE DETECTOR.


Descriptive Note : Summary rept.


Corporate Author : TRACOR INC AUSTIN TEX


Personal Author(s) : Worchel,Philip ; Byrne,Donn ; Young,Robert


Report Date : 27 NOV 1963


Pagination or Media Count : 1


Abstract : This final report is presented in four sections: (1) the selection of the totally blind subjects, (2) the procedure employed in training the subjects to use the Obstacle Detector (O/D) and in evaluating the effectiveness of the instrument, (3) the analyses of the performance of the subjects with and without the O/D and their subjective reactions to the instrument, and (4) the general conclusions concerning the usefulness of the instrument. (Author)


Descriptors :   (*DETECTORS, EFFECTIVENESS), ANALYSIS, ELECTRONIC EQUIPMENT, BLINDNESS, PERFORMANCE(HUMAN), LEARNING, TRAINING, SENSES(PHYSIOLOGY)


Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE