Narrowing of the Visual Field as an Indicator of Mental Workload?

  • Manfred Voss
Part of the NATO Conference Series book series (NATOCS, volume 17)


The interest in mental workload measuring is growing (e.g. Moray, 1979), because it is an essential element in the adaptation of complex systems to man’s capabilities. Several methods have been suggested for the estimation of mental workload: measuring of performance, the secondary task method, measuring of physiological indicators, and the method of subjective judgement.


Visual Field Light Stimulus Demand Level Mental Workload Reference Situation 
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