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A Cognitive Neuroscience Approach to Human Factors and Ergonomics

  • Addie Johnson
  • Robert W. Proctor

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xxiv
  2. Addie Johnson, Jacob Jolij, Raja Parasuraman, Paolo Toffanin
    Pages 1-25
  3. Jacob Jolij, Addie Johnson, Robert W. Proctor
    Pages 26-50
  4. Jason S. McCarley, Kelly S. Steelman
    Pages 51-68
  5. Paolo Toffanin, Addie Johnson
    Pages 69-90
  6. Addie Johnson, Rasa Gulbinaite
    Pages 91-109
  7. Jon Tippin, Nazan Aksan, Jeffrey Dawson, Matthew Rizzo
    Pages 110-128
  8. Jacob Jolij, Yana Heussen
    Pages 129-143
  9. Jelmer P. Borst, Niels A. Taatgen, Hedderik van Rijn
    Pages 163-180
  10. Back Matter
    Pages 181-248

About this book


This book covers the foundations and successes of Neuroergonomics, combining neuroscience and ergonomics to enhance efficiency and safety. An overview of the essential areas within the field is given including chapters on brain networks, perception, attention, and performance.


Neuroergonomics cognitive psychology human performance Arousal attention behavior brain cognition Cognitive Neuroscience communication design electroencephalography (EEG) emotion ergonomics Feedback memory neuroscience Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation

Editors and affiliations

  • Addie Johnson
    • 1
  • Robert W. Proctor
    • 2
  1. 1.Psychology DepartmentUniversity of Groningenthe Netherlands
  2. 2.Department of Psychological SciencesPurdue UniversityUSA

About the editors

Nazan Aksan, Department of Neurology, University of Iowa, USA Jelmer Borst Carnegie Mellon University, USA Jeffrey D. Dawson, College of Public Health at the University of Iowa, USA Rasa Gulbinaite, University of Groningen, The Netherlands Yana Heussen, University Hospital Schleswig-Holstein, Germany Jacob Jolij, Department of Experimental Psychology of the University of Groningen, The Netherlands Waldemar Karwowski, P.E., University of Central Florida, USA Jason McCarley Flinders University, South Australia Raja Parasuraman Center of Excellence in Neuroergonomics, Technology, and Cognition (CENTEC) at George Mason University, USA Niels Taatgen, University of Groningen, The Netherlands Jon Tippin, University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics and is director of the Sleep Disorders/EEG Laboratory at the Iowa City Veterans Affairs Medical Center, USA Paolo Toffanin, University of Groningen, The Netherlands Hedderik van Rijn has degrees in Cognitive Science from the University of Nijmegen and the University of Amsterdam and has worked at the Max Planck Institute for Psycholinguistics and at Carnegie Mellon University, USA Matthew Rizzo, M.D., FAAN, directs the University of Iowa Aging Mind and Brain Initiative, USA Kelly S. Steelman, Flinders University, South Australia.

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