Effects of visualizing uncertainty on decision-making in a target identification scenario

@article{Riveiro2014EffectsOV,
  title={Effects of visualizing uncertainty on decision-making in a target identification scenario},
  author={Maria Riveiro and Tove Helldin and G{\"o}ran Falkman and Mikael Lebram},
  journal={Computers & Graphics},
  year={2014},
  volume={41},
  pages={84-98}
}
This paper presents an empirical study that addresses the effects the visualization of uncertainty has on decision-making. We focus our investigations on an area where uncertainty plays an important role and the decision time is limited. For that, we selected an air defense scenario, where expert operators have a few minutes to make a well-informed decision based on uncertain sensor data regarding the identity of an object and where the consequences of a late or wrong decision are severe. An… CONTINUE READING