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Omar Ahmad, David Heitbrink, Chris Schwarz, Gregory WagnerMeasuring the Latency of the NADS-1 Simulator
Conference paper
A simulator’s latency or transport delay refers to the time delay between an operator input and the associated the visual output. In the world of driving simulators, latency measures how much time e ...6/28/2016
Omar Ahmad, Timothy BrownA Comparison of Transportation Research Driving Simulators
Technical note
In considering the available simulators for use in automotive research, the primary considerations are availability for public research, visual system capacity, motion cuing capacity, and sufficient s ...6/5/2016
John Gaspar, Nathan Ward, Mark Neider, James Crowell, Ronald Carbonari, Henry Kaczmarski, Lester Loschky, Ryan Ringer, Aaron Johnson, Arthur KramerMeasuring the useful field of view during simulated driving with gaze-contingent displays
Journal paper
We aimed to develop and test a new dynamic measure of transient changes to the useful field of view (UFOV), utilizing a gaze-contingent paradigm for use in realistic simulated environments. BACKGROUND ...6/1/2016
Sarah Banducci, Nathan Ward, John Gaspar, James Crowell, Kurt Schab, Henry Kaczmarski, Arthur KramerThe effects of cell phone and text message conversations on simulated street crossing performance
Journal paper
OBJECTIVE: A fully immersive, high-fidelity street-crossing simulator was used to examine the effects of texting on pedestrian street-crossing performance. BACKGROUND: Research suggests that street-cr ...2/1/2016
Yuqing Wu, Linda Ng Boyle, Daniel McGehee, Cheryl Roe, Kazutoshi Ebe, James FoleyModeling types of pedal applications using a driving simulator
Journal paper
OBJECTIVE: The aim of this study was to examine variations in drivers' foot behavior and identify factors associated with pedal misapplications. BACKGROUND: Few studies have focused on the foot behavi ...11/1/2015
David Heitbrink, Andrew Veit, Dave Muller, Stephen CableNADS Imaging System Upgrade
Conference paper
After many years of service, the National Advanced Driving Simulator needed a new imaging system. The existing projectors and image generator [IG] had become outdated and worn out. The old projector s ...7/7/2015
Sheila Klauer, Jonathon Ehsani, Daniel McGehee, Michael ManserThe Effect of Secondary Task Engagement on Adolescents' Driving Performance and Crash Risk
Journal paper
PURPOSE: The purpose of this review was to synthesize the evidence of the effects of secondary task engagement on novice adolescent's driving performance and crash risk. METHODS: Searches of multiple ...7/1/2015
Sheila Klauer, Johnathon Ehsani, Daniel McGehee, Michael ManserThe Effect of Secondary Task Engagement on Adolescents' Driving Performance and Crash Risk
Journal paper
PURPOSE: The purpose of this review was to synthesize the evidence of the effects of secondary task engagement on novice adolescent's driving performance and crash risk. METHODS: Searches of multiple ...7/1/2015
Susan Chrysler, Omar Ahmad, Chris SchwarzCreating Pedestrian Crash Scenarios in a Driving Simulator Environment
Journal paper
OBJECTIVE: In 2012 in the United States, pedestrian injuries accounted for 3.3% of all traffic injuries but, disproportionately, pedestrian fatalities accounted for roughly 14% of traffic-related deat ...6/1/2015
Kyung-In Jang, Sang Youn Han, Sheng Xu, Kyle Mathewson, Yihui Zhang, Jae-Woong Jeong, Gwang-Tae Kim, R Chad Webb, Jung Woo Lee, John Gaspar, et al.Rugged and breathable forms of stretchable electronics with adherent composite substrates for transcutaneous monitoring
Journal paper
Research in stretchable electronics involves fundamental scientific topics relevant to applications with importance in human healthcare. Despite significant progress in active components, routes to me ...9/3/2014
A.D. McDonald, John Lee, Chris Schwarz, Timothy BrownSteering in a Random Forest Ensemble Learning for Detecting Drowsiness-Related Lane Departures
Journal paper
OBJECTIVE: The aim of this study was to design and evaluate an algorithm for detecting drowsiness-related lane departures by applying a random forest classifier to steering wheel angle data. BACKGROUN ...8/1/2014
John Gaspar, Mark Neider, James Crowell, Aubrey Lutz, Henry Kaczmarski, Arthur KramerAre gamers better crossers? An examination of action video game experience and dual task effects in a simulated street crossing task
Journal paper
A high-fidelity street crossing simulator was used to test the hypothesis that experienced action video game players are less vulnerable than non-gamers to dual task costs in complex tasks. BACKGROUND ...5/1/2014
Daniel McGeheeVisual and cognitive distraction metrics in the age of the smart phone
Journal paper
Sources of distraction are numerous and varied, and defining and measuring distraction and attention is complicated. The driving task requires constant adjustments and reallocation of attention to cog ...3/1/2014
John Lee, Nic Ward, Erwin Boer, Timothy Brown, Stacy Balk, Omar AhmadMaking driving simulators more useful for behavioral research – Simulator characteristics comparison and model-based transformation
Project report
A central issue in making simulators useful for highway and traffic engineers concerns how well driver behavior in the simulator corresponds to driver behavior in the real world. Simulator fidelity pl ...10/1/2013
Gary Kay, Omar Ahmad, Timothy Brown, Andrew VeitComparison of the miniSim and STISim Driving Simulators for the Detection of Impairment: An Alcohol Validation Study
Conference paper
Summary: Detection of alcohol impairment is often used to evaluate the sensitivity of a protocol to detect the effects of other types of impairment. This study was designed to compare the sensitivity ...9/22/2013
Timothy Brown, John Lee, Chris Schwarz, Dary Fiorentino, Anthony McDonald, Eric Traube, Eric NadlerDetection of driver Impairment from drowsiness
Conference paper
Drowsy driving is a significant contributor to death and injury crashes on our nation’s highways accounting for more than 80000 crashes and 850 fatalities per year. Recent research using data from t ...5/27/2013
John Gaspar, Mark Neider, Arthur KramerFalls risk and simulated driving performance in older adults
Journal paper
Declines in executive function and dual-task performance have been related to falls in older adults, and recent research suggests that older adults at risk for falls also show impairments on real-worl ...1/19/2013
Mark Wilkinson, Timothy Brown, Omar AhmadThe NADS Description and Capabilities in Vision-Related Reserach
Journal paper
This article reviews the advantages of performing driving research in a high-fidelity driving simulator where the driver can be challenged in ways that could lead to property damage and personal injur ...12/27/2012
Anthony McDonald, Chris Schwarz, John Lee, Timothy L. BrownReal-Time Detection of Drowsiness Related Lane Departures Using Steering Wheel Angle
Conference paper
Drowsy driving is a significant factor in many motor vehicle crashes in the United States and across the world. Efforts to reduce these crashes have developed numerous algorithms to detect both acute ...10/26/2012
John D. Lee, Daniel V. McGehee, Timothy L. Brown, Christian M. Richard, Omar Ahmad, Nicholas J. Ward, Shauna Hallmark, Joonbum LeeMatching Simulator Characteristics to Highway Design Problems
Journal paper
Driving simulators hold much promise for addressing roadway design issues. However, although simulators have demonstrated their value in experimental research addressing driver performance, their abil ...12/1/2011
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