“If this will be the way to drive a ship - just anyone could do it”

Thomas Porathe
Chalmers Technical University, Sweden

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Ingår i: Proceedings of SIGRAD 2010

Linköping Electronic Conference Proceedings 52:4, s. 11-14

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Publicerad: 2010-11-29

ISBN: 978-91-7393-281-3

ISSN: 1650-3686 (tryckt), 1650-3740 (online)


This paper is presenting a short overview of a human factors project aiming to improve decision-making in navigation by removing the need to conduct mental rotations. This is done by presenting the map in an egocentric view; here called a 3D map. Laboratory experiments have shown clear advantages for the 3D map compared with traditional exocentric map displays. Finally a short description of ongoing work is presented.


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