Accession Number:

AD0355785

Title:

SIX YEARS OF RESEARCH ON HUMAN FACTOR PROBLEMS IN ASW: A SUMMARY

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

HUMAN FACTORS RESEARCH INC LOS ANGELES CA

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1964-11-01

Pagination or Media Count:

51.0

Abstract:

The results and implications of six years of investigation into the problems associated with the operation and maintenance of ASW systems are described under nine topical headings 1 Development of Fundamental Concepts of Target Classification 2 Analyses of Clues Displayed by Operational Equipment 3 Determination of Operator Capabilities in Target Classification 4 Research on Experimental Display Techniques 5 Determination of the Operators Role in Target Detection 6 Studies of Operator Vigilance 7 Recording of Target Data at Sea 8 Determination of Calibration and Maintenance Skills of Sonar Technicians and 9 Analyses of ASW Systems in Operation. Author

Subject Categories:

  • Psychology
  • Undersea and Antisubmarine Warfare
  • Acoustic Detection and Detectors

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE