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Advances in Intelligent Systems and Computing

Advances in Human Factors in Simulation and Modeling

Proceedings of the AHFE 2018 International Conferences on Human Factors and Simulation and Digital Human Modeling and Applied Optimization, Held on July 21–25, 2018, in Loews Sapphire Falls Resort at Universal Studios, Orlando, Florida, USA

Editors: Cassenti, Daniel N (Ed.)

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  • Reports on computational modeling and simulator studies of human factors phenomena
  • Discusses applications in various fields, including medicine, economics, transportation, and aviation
  • Describes advances in virtual tools, such as training simulation, and virtual and augmented reality
  • Highlights the main challenges in developing reliable computational tools for human factors research
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This book focuses on computational modeling and simulation research that advances the current state-of-the-art regarding human factors in this area. It reports on cutting-edge simulators such as virtual and augmented reality, on multisensory environments, and on modeling and simulation methods used in various applications, including surgery, military operations, occupational safety, sports training, education, transportation and robotics.

Based on the AHFE 2018 International Conference on Human Factors in Simulation and Modeling, held on July 21–25, 2018, in Orlando, Florida, USA, the book serves as a timely reference guide for researchers and practitioners developing new modeling and simulation tools for analyzing or improving human performance. It also offers a unique resource for modelers seeking insights into human factors research and more feasible and reliable computational tools to foster advances in this exciting research field.

Table of contents (50 chapters)

Table of contents (50 chapters)
  • Determining the Ecological Validity of Simulation Environments in Support of Human Competency Development

    Pages 3-14

    Hodges, Glenn A.

  • The Use of Immersive Virtual Reality for the Test and Evaluation of Interactions with Simulated Agents

    Pages 15-25

    Vasquez, Gabrielle (et al.)

  • Beyond Anthropometry and Biomechanics: Digital Human Models for Modeling Realistic Behaviors of Virtual Humans

    Pages 26-33

    Alexander, Thomas (et al.)

  • Determining the Effect of Object-Based Foveated Rendering on the Quality of Simulated Reality

    Pages 34-44

    Aggarwal, Varun (et al.)

  • A Test Protocol for Advancing Behavioral Modeling and Simulation in the Army Soldier Systems Engineering Architecture

    Pages 45-55

    Johnston, Joan H. (et al.)

Buy this book

eBook $219.00
price for USA in USD (gross)
  • ISBN 978-3-319-94223-0
  • Digitally watermarked, DRM-free
  • Included format: PDF, EPUB
  • ebooks can be used on all reading devices
  • Immediate eBook download after purchase
Softcover $279.99
price for USA in USD
  • ISBN 978-3-319-94222-3
  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
  • Usually dispatched within 3 to 5 business days.
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Advances in Human Factors in Simulation and Modeling
Book Subtitle
Proceedings of the AHFE 2018 International Conferences on Human Factors and Simulation and Digital Human Modeling and Applied Optimization, Held on July 21–25, 2018, in Loews Sapphire Falls Resort at Universal Studios, Orlando, Florida, USA
Editors
  • Daniel N Cassenti
Series Title
Advances in Intelligent Systems and Computing
Series Volume
780
Copyright
2019
Publisher
Springer International Publishing
Copyright Holder
Springer Nature Switzerland AG
eBook ISBN
978-3-319-94223-0
DOI
10.1007/978-3-319-94223-0
Softcover ISBN
978-3-319-94222-3
Series ISSN
2194-5357
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XVI, 525
Number of Illustrations
200 b/w illustrations
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