The Development and Evaluation of Countermeasures to Tactile Change Blindness

  title={The Development and Evaluation of Countermeasures to Tactile Change Blindness},
  author={Sara Lu Riggs and Nadine B. Sarter},
  journal={Human Factors: The Journal of Human Factors and Ergonomics Society},
  pages={482 - 495}
  • S. L. RiggsN. Sarter
  • Published 29 January 2016
  • Psychology
  • Human Factors: The Journal of Human Factors and Ergonomics Society
Objective: The goal of the present study was to develop and empirically evaluate three countermeasures to tactile change blindness (where a tactile signal is missed in the presence of a tactile transient). Each of these countermeasures relates to a different cognitive step involved in successful change detection. Background: To date, change blindness has been studied primarily in vision, but there is limited empirical evidence that the tactile modality may also be subject to this phenomenon… 

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