The Polish Journal of Aviation Medicine, Bioengineering and Psychology

Kwartalnik Polskiego Towarzystwa Medycyny Lotniczej

2015, Volume 21, Issue 3

Visual Attention Distribution and Rate of Visual Information Acquisition in Human Centrifuge under +Gz Acceleration

Krzysztof KOWALCZUK1, Michał JANEWICZ1, Marcin STROJEK1
1Aeromedical Training Division, Military Institute of Aviation Medicine

Autor korenspondencyjny: Krzysztof KOWALCZUK; Aeromedical Training Division, Military Institute of Aviation Medicine; email: kkowalczuk[at]wiml.waw.pl

Krzysztof KOWALCZUK: 0000-0001-8347-0232

DOI: 10.13174/pjamp.21.03.2015.05

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This article presents preliminary results of an assessment of pilots visual performance. The study group consisted of three young and inexperienced pilots. The SMI Eye Tracking Glasses were used to assess the visual attention distribution and the rate of visual information acquisition. The data were gathered in a human centrifuge under +Gz acceleration.

Słowa kluczowe

eye tracking, human centrifuge, pilots, vision