Accession Number:

ADA158107

Title:

Task Validation for Studies on Fragmented Sleep and Cognitive Efficiency Under Stress

Descriptive Note:

Annual rept. 1 May 1980-30 Mar 1981

Corporate Author:

MIDWEST RESEARCH INST KANSAS CITY MO

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1981-06-01

Pagination or Media Count:

21.0

Abstract:

The goal of this ongoing project is to develop a comprehensive, computer software package that will allow the presentation of a complex performance task, and the evaluation of changes in human information processing, decision making and risk taking behavior under a variety of controlled stress and workload conditions. This report presents our progress to date. The task has been designed and programming in nearing completion. The finished product will be ready for task validation testing within the next 3 months. Keywords Human performance, Computerized performance tasks, Fragmented sleep, Crisis, Error analysis.

Subject Categories:

  • Psychology
  • Computer Programming and Software

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE