16. The Role of Automation in Human-System Performance

  1. Roger Remington,
  2. Deborah Boehm-Davis and
  3. Charles Folk

Published Online: 28 AUG 2012

DOI: 10.1002/9781118393758.ch16

Introduction to Humans in Engineered Systems

Introduction to Humans in Engineered Systems

How to Cite

Remington, R., Boehm-Davis, D. and Folk, C. (2012) The Role of Automation in Human-System Performance, in Introduction to Humans in Engineered Systems, John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9781118393758.ch16

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 28 AUG 2012
  2. Published Print: 12 SEP 2012

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470548752

Online ISBN: 9781118393758

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Keywords:

  • automation in human-system performance;
  • automotive design and design of advanced driver assistance;
  • levels of automation;
  • automation, level of action implementation;
  • automation of information acquisition

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Using Automated Devices

  • Levels of Automation

  • A Taxonomy of Automation Levels

  • Automation as a Decision Support Aid

  • Automation and System Safety

  • Summary

  • References