Ergonomics in Aviation
- Garant předmětu:
- Department of Air Transport
General concept of ergonomics. Visual system of a human. Aural system of a human. Information processing system of a human. Environmental influences on human performance. Displays, control elements and design in line with ergonomics. Design of a flight deck in line with ergonomics.
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- Study Objective:
The goal of the subject is to familiarize students with current approach to basic design of a flight deck with respect to user-friendliness and failure tolerance. These two concepts are discussed together with user characteristics (such as capabilities and limitations), which are to be accounted for during early design stages.
- Study materials:
Perezgonzalez Jose D. ICAO: ergonomics. Aeroscience, 2012.
Salvendy Gavriel. Handbook of human factors and ergonomics. John Wiley & Sons, 2012.
- Further information:
- No time-table has been prepared for this course
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