Accession Number:

ADA088309

Title:

A Pupillometric Index of Operator Workload.

Descriptive Note:

Interim technical rept.,

Corporate Author:

CALIFORNIA UNIV LOS ANGELES DEPT OF PSYCHOLOGY

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1980-02-01

Pagination or Media Count:

19.0

Abstract:

The momentary workload that is imposed by a cognitive task upon the limited capacity human information-processing system appears to be accurately reflected in the momentary level of central nervous system activation. The utility of pupillometric methods of workload assessment is evaluated and several lines of experimental evidence relating activation and cognitive function are reviewed. Author

Subject Categories:

  • Psychology
  • Anatomy and Physiology

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE