ERIC Number: EJ523265
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1996
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Judgements about the Value and Cost of Human Factors Information in Design.
Burns, Catherine M.; Vicente, Kim J.
Information Processing & Management, v32 n3 p259-71 May 1996
Describes an empirical evaluation that investigated the criteria by which designers of human-machine systems evaluate design information. Professional designers of nuclear power plant control rooms rated hypothetical information search questions in terms of relevance, importance, cost, and effort based on Rouse's model of information search criteria. (Author/LRW)
Publication Type: Reports - Evaluative; Journal Articles
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