Accession Number:

ADA263643

Title:

A Performance Assessment Task for Examining Tactical Decision Making Under Stress

Descriptive Note:

Final rept. 1991-1992

Corporate Author:

NAVAL TRAINING SYSTEMS CENTER ORLANDO FL

Report Date:

1992-09-01

Pagination or Media Count:

27.0

Abstract:

The TActical Navy DEcision Making System TANDEMS was designed and developed to mimic some of the tasks and information processing requirements typically encountered by personnel in a ships combat information center CIC. Set within the context of a simulated radar display, TANDEMS presents radar contacts that must be detected, identified, labelled, and acted upon by accessing key data available in various menus. Performance is automatically recorded along seven dimensions and stored for subsequent analyses. This report discusses the design, development, and capabilities of TANDEMS and then presents several opportunities for research.... Decision making, Performance, Stress.

Subject Categories:

  • Psychology
  • Military Operations, Strategy and Tactics

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE