Performance Research Laboratory (PeRL)

Presentations

Presentations and Symposia (Peer Reviewed)

Szalma, J.L. (2012, August).  Individual differences research and application in human factors. Paper presented at the 2012 American Psychological Association Annual Convention, Orlando, FL.

Schmidt, T.N., Teo, G.W.L., Hancock, G.M., Szalma, J.L., & Hancock, P.A. (2012, August). IED detection under alerted conditions in a videogame based environment using a two-     alternative forced choice task. Paper presented at the 2012 American Psychological Association Annual Convention, Orlando, FL.

Schmidt, T.N., Teo, G.W.L., Hancock, G.M., Szalma, J.L., & Hancock, P.A. (2012, August).Event rate through a dynamic videogame environment in a vigilance task. Paper presented at the 2012 American Psychological Association Annual Convention, Orlando, FL.

Teo, G.W.L., Hancock, G.M., Schmidt, T.N., Szalma, J.L., & Hancock, P.A. (2012, August).The effects of knowledge of results on vigilance training.  Paper presented at the 2012 American Psychological Association Annual Convention, Orlando, FL.

Szalma, J.L., Hancock, G.M., Schmidt, T.N., Teo, G.W.L., & Hancock, P.A. (2012, May). Sustained attention can be trained using a video game-based task.  Poster presented at the Association for Psychological Science Annual Convention, Chicago, Il.

Jacobson, C., Oleson, K.E., Szalma, J.L., & Hancock, P.A. (2011, April). Examining the effects of optimism while under stress. Paper presented at the 2011 Student Conference on Human Factors and Applied Psychology, Daytona, FL.

Szalma, J.L., & Hancock, P.A. (2010, October). Individual differences in response to automation as a function of dispositional trust. Paper presented at the annual meeting of the Human Factors and Ergonomics Society European Chapter: Human Centered Automation, Berlin, Germany.

Szalma, J.L., Teo, G.W.L., & Hancock, P.A. (2010, October). Knowledge of results and diagnostic power: Implications for vigilance training to support improvised explosive device detection using automated aids. Poster presented at the annual meeting of the Human Factors and Ergonomics Society European Chapter: Human Centered Automation, Berlin, Germany.

Szalma, J.L., & Teo, G.W.L. (2010, August). Cognitive performance under stress: A test of the maximal adaptability model of Hancock and Warm (1989). Paper presented at the 2010 American Psychological Association Annual Convention, San Diego, CA.

Szalma, J.L., & Taylor, G. (2009, July). Individual differences in stress and workload response to adaptive automation. Paper presented at the 14th Biennial Meeting of the International Society for the Study of Individual Differences, Evanston, IL.

Szalma, J.L.,  Hancock, P.A., & McDonald, D.P. (2009, February). Attitude of military personnel to the challenge of culture: Initial findings. Conference Proceedings of the 7th Biennial Equal Opportunity, Diversity and Culture Research Symposium, DEOMI, Patrick AFB, Cocoa Beach, FL.

Van Driel, M., McDonald, D. Crepeau, L.J., Parks, K., Marcum, R., McGuire, W.G.      Szalma, J.L., & Hancock, P.A. (2008). Cultural competencies for global collaboration. In: Conference Proceedings of the XIXth International Congress of the International Association for Cross-Cultural Psychology, Bremen, Germany, July. Download Abstract

Szalma, J.L. (2007,October). The psychometric approach to individual differences: Implications for human factors research and practice.  Paper presented at the 2007 Annual Meeting of the Human Factors and Ergonomics Society, Baltimore, MD.

Hancock, P.A., Szalma, J.L., Koltko-Rivera, M., & Vincenzi, D. (2006, October) Application of fuzzy signal detection theory to threat detection in extreme environments. Paper presented at the Society for Human Performance in Extreme Environments, San Francisco, CA.

Ross, J., Conway, G., Szalma, J.L., Saxton, B., Braczyk, A., & Hancock, P.A. (2006, October) A meta-analysis of periodic noise stress on human performance. Paper presented at the Society for Human Performance in Extreme Environments, San Francisco, CA.

Thropp, J., Oron-Gilad, T., Szalma, J.L., & Hancock, P.A. (2006, October). Low and high levels of attentional control in adaptive automation. Paper presented at the 50th Annual Meeting of the Human Factors and Ergonomics Society, San Francisco, CA.

Szalma, J.L., & Hancock, P.A. (2006, November). Fuzzy signal detection theory: Tests of assumptions and comparison to traditional analyses.  Poster presented at the 47th annual meeting of the Psychonomic Society, Houston, TX.

Szalma, J.L., & Hancock, P.A. (2006, November).  Fuzzy signal detection theory and human performance: A review of empirical evidence for model validity.  Paper presented at the annual meeting of the Human Factors and Ergonomics Society European Chapter: Human Factors Issues in Complex System Performance, Sheffield, UK.

Szalma, J.L., & Hancock, P.A. (2006, November). Understanding performance, workload, and stress: An individual differences perspective.  Poster presented at the annual meeting of the Human Factors and Ergonomics Society European Chapter: Human Factors Issues in Complex System Performance, Sheffield, UK.