Computerized Procedures

Conference paper


Already in the beginning of the 1980s the HRP drafted their first program proposal to study the application of computers for procedure implementation. At that time, very few utilities (if any) disposed of such operation support tools and computerized procedures were mostly uncovered ground both technically and with respect to their habituation in power plant operation. Over the years, several tools were developed by the HRP based on vanguard software implementation tools. This chapter gives a historical outlook on how these tools have been used, it describes three concrete HAMMLAB studies on computerized procedure topics investigated in HAMMLAB, and it finally describes related studies on computerized procedures done in Korea.


Computerize Procedure Situation Awareness Procedure Automation Procedure System Mental Workload 


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.OECD Halden Reactor ProjectInstitutt for EnergiteknikkHaldenNorway
  2. 2.Nuclear Engineering and Technology Institute, Korea Hydro and Nuclear PowerDaejeonKorea

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