Blog Posts - Human Factors

The Human Factor – Missing from Behavior Based Safety

Since the early 1970’s, there has been an interest in the application of Applied Behavioral Analysis (ABA) techniques to the improvement of safety performance in the workplace. The pioneering work of B.F. Skinner on Operant Conditioning in the 1940...

Call for chapters - Human centric visualization: Theories, methodologies and case studies

[Shortened for length from original post to] *** CALL FOR CHAPTERS  *** Proposal due: Feb 24, 2012 Notification due: March 09, 2012 Full chapter due: June 15, 2012 A book edited by Tony Huang (CSIRO ICT Centre, Australia), to be pub...
by Welcome to the QUAD on Feb 11, 2012

Students Educate Community On Proper Computer Posture

Four middle-school students from Carmel Valley Middle School in San Diego, California, entered The Christopher Columbus Awards Competition, a science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM) program that challenges middle-school students to identify...
by Ibloghealth on Jul 9, 2011

HCI 2011 Health, Wealth and Happiness Call for Papers

The 25th British Conference on Human-Computer Interaction (HCI2011) July 4th - 8th, 2011 at Northumbria University, Newcastle-upon-Tyne, UK. The HCI Educators conference, Workshops and Tutorials will be held on 4th and 5th July, 2011 and a Doctoria...
by Welcome to the QUAD on Oct 29, 2010

Fear and Loathing in Enterprise Security

It’s October 21, 2008, and we’ve just been through two of the most turbulent weeks in the history of global financial markets. While perhaps, to borrow from Mark Twain, rumors of the death of capitalism are greatly exaggerated, it’s clear that...
by eIQviews on Oct 21, 2008

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