71. Human Factors and Automation in Test and Inspection

  1. Gavriel Salvendy Ph.D. professor founding editor founding chair member scientist Honorary Doctrate Fellow
  1. Colin G. Drury Professor

Published Online: 5 DEC 2007

DOI: 10.1002/9780470172339.ch71

Handbook of Industrial Engineering: Technology and Operations Management, Third Edition

Handbook of Industrial Engineering: Technology and Operations Management, Third Edition

How to Cite

Drury, C. G. (2001) Human Factors and Automation in Test and Inspection, in Handbook of Industrial Engineering: Technology and Operations Management, Third Edition (ed G. Salvendy), John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470172339.ch71

Editor Information

  1. School of Industrial Engineering, Purdue University, West Lafayette, Indiana, USA

Author Information

  1. Department of Industrial Engineering, State University of New York at Buffalo, Buffalo, New York, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 5 DEC 2007
  2. Published Print: 11 MAY 2001

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780471330578

Online ISBN: 9780470172339

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Keywords:

  • information technology and ALL jobs;
  • test and inspection subsystem decisions;
  • statistical process control;
  • automated inspection and test systems;
  • function allocation of human factors engineering

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Decision Functions in a Global Business Environment

  • Test and Inspection Requirements

  • Logical Structure of Test and Inspection

  • The Human Role in Test and Inpection

  • Automation in Test and Inspection

  • Nonproduction Test and Inspection

  • Logical Function Allocation in Test and Inspection

  • Conclusions on Test and Inspection

  • References