- Department of Cybernetics
History of man-machine systems development. Human operator tasks. Manual
control, supervisory control cognitive control. Typical structure of a
control system. Distribution of priorities in control between operator and
machine. Control levels after Rasmussen. Skill based, role based and
knowledge based operator behavior models. Fuzzy models. Cognitive models.
Operator psychology. Mental models. Human-machine interaction. Intelligent
interface. Factors influencing operator behavior. Stress. Mental load. Human
error detection. Man-machine system reliability. Man-machine systems
simulators. User-centered system design.
- Syllabus of lectures:
- Syllabus of tutorials:
- Study Objective:
- Study materials:
T.B. Sheridan, editor: Analysis, Design and Evaluation of Man- Machine
Systems, Elsevier, 1995
G. Johannsen, editor: Integrated Systems Engineering , Elsevier, 1995.
- Further information:
- No time-table has been prepared for this course
- The course is a part of the following study plans: