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Evaluation Toolbox for Aviation Technical Publications

By Bonnie Rogers, Chris Hamblin, & Alex Chaparro National Institute for Aviation Research & Wichita State University Summary: This article describes the Evaluation Toolbox (Chaparro et al., 2004) – an aid to understand the process of evaluating the usability of

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A Comparison of Two Evaluation Techniques for Technical Documentation

By Bonnie Rogers, Chris Hamblin, & Alex Chaparro National Institute for Aviation Research & Wichita State University Summary: This study compared two evaluation techniques, Usability Testing and Cognitive Walkthrough, in their ability to identify errors in aviation maintenance documentation. The

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Cascaded Versus Indexed Menu Design

By Michael Bernard & Chris Hamblin If there is one basic truism about the Web it is that every designer has their own opinion concerning the best method for presenting menu items on a web page. Two common ways to

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Determining Cognitive Predictors of User Performance within Complex User Interfaces

By Michael L. Bernard1, Chris Hamblin, & Brett Scofield It is quite apparent that the computer is now a ubiquitous tool for both home and work. It is also evident that computer interfaces have, in general, acquired more functions and

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