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Opportunity at Davies Teaching Fellowships (ARL/USMA)

Human-Robot Interaction and Advanced Displays for Human-Vehicle Interaction

Location

MD and FL-Human Research & Engineering Dir-FFP, HRED/Simulation and Training Technology Center - FFP

RO# Location
AA.27.02.B6896 Orlando, FL 32826

Advisers

Name E-mail Phone
Chen, Jessie Y.C. yun-sheng.c.chen.civ@mail.mil 407.384.5435

Description

ARL-HRED is currently conducting research on human-robot interaction (HRI) and advanced displays for human-vehicle interaction (HVI) at the US Army RDECOM Simulation & Training Technology Center (STTC). Orlando, FL. HRI and HVI are both complex work environments where the human operator engages in multiple simultaneous goal-oriented tasks (e.g., communication, navigation, reconnaissance, security, and control of other systems while on the move). Other HRI research involves experiments on live and simulated robot teleoperation; specific research areas include display technologies (e.g., multi-modal displays and stereoscopic displays) and automation techniques (e.g., adaptive automation) to enhance the robotics operator’s performance in multi-tasking environments. Our research on advanced displays for HVI focuses on augmented/overlaid information on vehicle vision block for indirect-vision driving and embedded training. State-of-the-art simulators and equipments are used in both research areas.

 

References

Chen JYC, Thropp J: IEEE Transactions on Systems, Man, and Cybernetics-Part A, 37(6): 1063, 2007

Chen JYC, Haas E, Barnes N: IEEE Transactions on Systems, Man, and Cybernetics- Part C, 37(6): 1231, 2007

 

Keywords:
Human-robot interaction; Information overlay; Display design; Robot; Multi-modal display; Vehicle driving; Simulation; Stereoscopic display; Embedded training;

Eligibility

Citizenship:  Open to U.S. citizens
Level:  Open to Postdoctoral applicants
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