Humans are incredibly good at recognizing patterns. Now computers can do it as well, and that can be useful.
The International Conference on Applied Human Factors and Ergonomics (AHFE) is held annually. Here is why you should attend.
When I get in the train next week at the Düsseldorf airport, I know that there is something different about it in comparison to a normal train.
In a recent study with bicyclists, researchers at VTI, Sweden, observed cyclist behavior using eye tracking technology, video recordings, and behavioral coding.
Read these four blog articles to find out how and why human-robot interaction is studied by many researchers around the world!
Do you know this feeling? You are impatiently waiting in line for the security screening. There is a lot going on at an airport and the security screening is just one of the activities.
Relational Agents (RAs) are computer constructs designed to interact with humans in a way that promotes the long-term formation of social and emotional bonds.
How do you know if someone with whom you do business is telling the truth? When buying something from a stranger, we are trying to determine if he or she can be trusted, either consciously or unconsciously.
Listening to your favorite music in your car can have a very uplifting effect and can help create a pleasant atmosphere. Also, having a conversation while driving can be a very efficient way of spending your time.
Every year HFES (the Human Factors and Ergonomics Society) organizes a major scientific event where colleagues can discuss recent developments in Human Factors and Ergonomics research.