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Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 20
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 January 1997
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v20.a0002437
EISBN: 978-1-62708-194-8
... functions performed by human or machine components of human-machine systems. Source: Ref 2 Fig. 2 Schematic representation of a human-machine system showing basic elements and modes of function. Source: Ref 3 Abstract Abstract The central approach of human factors engineering...
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Series: ASM Desk Editions
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 December 1998
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.mhde2.a0003088
EISBN: 978-1-62708-199-3
... Human factors/ergonomics Ease of operation Ease of maintenance Aesthetics Cost ASTM standards related to engineering statistics Table 8 ASTM standards related to engineering statistics ASTM No. Title Statistics terminology D 4392 “Terminology...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 20
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 January 1997
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v20.a0002439
EISBN: 978-1-62708-194-8
...Abstract Abstract Any threat to personal safety should be regarded as a hazard and treated as such. This article discusses threats from several sources, such as kinematic/mechanical hazards, electrical hazards, energy hazards, human factors/ergonomic hazards, and environmental hazards...
Series: ASM Handbook Archive
Volume: 11
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 January 2002
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v11.a0003505
EISBN: 978-1-62708-180-1
... that is analyzed from the human factors viewpoint and details the preventive measures of the defects, with examples. It presents four paramount questions relating to the probability of injury which are asked even when one executes all possible preventive measures carefully and thoroughly. human factor...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 17
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 August 2018
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v17.a0006447
EISBN: 978-1-62708-190-0
.... , and Hopper D.G. , Capability of the Human Visual System , Proc. SPIE , Vol 5080 , 2003 • Drone Inspection Solutions , FORCE Technology , Denmark , https://forcetechnology.com • Drury C.G. , “Human Factors in Aircraft Inspection,” Compilation Part Notice ADPO10770, Defense...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 2
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 January 1990
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v02.a0001119
EISBN: 978-1-62708-162-7
... on the carcinogenicity of metals. Source: Ref 14 Abstract Abstract Metal contamination of the environment reflects both natural sources and industrial activity, affecting human health. This article begins with a discussion on the level of metal exposure resulting in toxicological effects, the factors...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 4C
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 09 June 2014
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v04c.a0005836
EISBN: 978-1-62708-167-2
... cycle, power factor, and harmonics of power supplies. The article also describes system parameters, software analysis-calculations, human analysis-decisions, multiple system arrangements, and zone control systems for power supply selection. It provides information on the maintenance of induction power...
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Series: ASM Desk Editions
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 December 1998
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.mhde2.a0003189
EISBN: 978-1-62708-199-3
..., and solid lubricants along with their subtypes. It discusses the factors considered during the selection of cutting fluid, focusing on machinability (or grindability) of the material, compatibility (metallurgical, chemical, and human), and acceptability (fluid properties, reliability, and stability...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 23
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 June 2012
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v23.a0005653
EISBN: 978-1-62708-198-6
.... It discusses the nature of these metal surfaces and their propensity for corrosion reactions when combined with similar or different alloys in complex restrictive environments within the human body and under loading conditions. The article describes the factors that influence mechanically assisted crevice...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 20
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 January 1997
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v20.a0002440
EISBN: 978-1-62708-194-8
... Foreseeability Consumer Complaints Warranties and Disclaimers Warnings and Directions Written Material Human Factors Products Recall Planning Records Legal Bases for Products Liability Hazard, Risk, and Danger Definitions of Defects Preventive Measures Paramount Questions...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 20
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 January 1997
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v20.a0002432
EISBN: 978-1-62708-194-8
... and Maintainability Symposium , IEEE, 1980 , p 230 – 234 30. Conover J.C. , Jaeckel H.R. , and Kippola W.J. , “Simulation of Field Loading in Fatigue Testing,” Paper 660102, Society of Automotive Engineers , Jan 1966 31. Sayers B.A. , Human Factors and Decision Making...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 17
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 August 2018
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v17.a0006443
EISBN: 978-1-62708-190-0
... Interaction Model Detector Model Detectability Limitations Applications Control of Inspection Materials Qualification of Inspection Processes Qualification of Inspection Equipment Human Factors Probability of Detection Curves Relative Operating Characteristic Curves Management...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 17
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 August 2018
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v17.a0006462
EISBN: 978-1-62708-190-0
.... , and Schombach D. , “Human Factors Approach to the Acquisition and Evaluation of NDT Data,” presented at the 18th World Conference on Nondestructive Testing , Durban, South Africa , 2012 36. Li M. , Meeker W.Q. , and Thompson R.B. , Physical Model-Assisted Probability of Detection...
Series: ASM Handbook Archive
Volume: 11
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 January 2002
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v11.a0003518
EISBN: 978-1-62708-180-1
... was an improper hardness value has human factors that allowed the improperly hardened component to be manufactured and used. These human factors are generally very difficult to investigate within a manufacturing organization, because cultures that allow a particular type of failure to occur will generally...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 11
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 15 January 2021
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v11.a0006754
EISBN: 978-1-62708-295-2
... damaged by heat or corrosion—is the most obvious. However, there are always other levels of failures that allow the physical event to happen. For example, even a simple failure whose direct physical cause was an improper hardness value has human factors that allowed the improperly hardened component...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 11
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 15 January 2021
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v11.a0006758
EISBN: 978-1-62708-295-2
... and depth), and orientation can all be determined through the use of one or more NDE methods. The damage characterization gives insight into the factors that allowed for the damage to occur, whether they are design, material process, in-service condition or human factor related. For larger components...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 20
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 January 1997
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v20.a0002436
EISBN: 978-1-62708-194-8
.... The safety analysis evolves into the next stage, operating hazard analysis (OHA) ( Fig. 12 ). This serves to identify solutions where failure that is attributable to operator performance is likely to occur. Human factors studies at this stage are a useful input (see the article “Human Factors in Design...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 17
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 August 2018
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v17.a0006438
EISBN: 978-1-62708-190-0
..., and human factors. Quantification of all of these factors is possible in cases where a significant number of inspections have been performed and where the population of actual flaws is known and may be compared to the NDE detection record. For some critical examinations, the influence of human factors may...
Series: ASM Handbook Archive
Volume: 11
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 January 2002
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v11.a0003501
EISBN: 978-1-62708-180-1
... process must address the influence of human factors. This includes not only human factors in equipment design but also a wide range of activities that can include operational methods and procedures, testing and evaluating these methods and procedures, job design, development of job aids and training...
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By J.F. Libsch
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 6
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 January 1993
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v06.a0001387
EISBN: 978-1-62708-173-3
...Brazing Equipment and Fixturing Joint Design Human Factors Engineering Ergonomics References References 1. “Specification for Filler Metals for Brazing,” A.58-89, American Welding Society , 1989 2. Brazing Handbook , 4th ed. , American Welding Society , 1989 , p 214...