Cognitive Ergonomics Laboratory

Established in 1992

The Cognitive Ergonomics Laboratory was established at North Carolina State University in 1992. The laboratory was located in Poe Hall on the main campus with Dr. Michael S. Wogalter as the director. The lab was dedicated to conduct research in the area of cognitive ergonomics while training students to become the research scientists and human factors practitioners of tomorrow. The lab became virtual with no physical presence starting in the Spring of 2013.

Recent Publications

Communication-human information processing (C-HIP) model
Wogalter, M. S. (2019). Communication-human information processing (C-HIP) model (Chap. 3). In M. S. Wogalter (2019, ed.), Forensic human factors and ergonomics: Case studies and analyses (pp. 33-49). Boca Raton, FL: Taylor & Francis Group, CRC Press.
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Case of baby seat with no restraint
Mayhorn, C. B., & Wogalter, M. S. (2019). Case of baby seat with no restraint (Chap. 6). In M. S. Wogalter (2019, ed.), Forensic human factors and ergonomics: Case studies and analyses (pp. 91-104). Boca Raton, FL: Taylor & Francis Group, CRC Press.
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Not a step!
Kalsher, M. J., & Wogalter, M. S. (2019). Not a step! (Chap. 7). In M. S. Wogalter (2019, ed.), Forensic human factors and ergonomics: Case studies and analyses (pp. 105-122). Boca Raton, FL: Taylor & Francis Group, CRC Press.
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Following the lead: Duped by pipe dope
Wogalter, M. S., & Kalsher, M. J. (2019). Following the lead: Duped by pipe dope (Chap. 9). In M. S. Wogalter (2019, ed.), Forensic human factors and ergonomics: Case studies and analyses (pp.135-148). Boca Raton, FL: Taylor & Francis Group, CRC Press.
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A close brush with death
Wogalter, M. S. (2019). A close brush with death (Chap. 11). In M. S. Wogalter (2019, ed.), Forensic human factors and ergonomics: Case studies and analyses (pp. 163-178). Boca Raton, FL: Taylor & Francis Group, CRC Press.
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The HFES Member Forum, a member-only feature, is an interactive community for members to share tips and resources, ask questions…

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7 Tips for Telework Booklet Available in Chinese and Japanese

“Seven Practical Human Factors and Ergonomics (HF/E) Tips for Teleworking/Home-learning using Tablet/Smartphone Devices,” originally compiled by the Japanese Human Factors…

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Call for Proposals: IEA 2021

The 21st Triennial Congress of the International Ergonomics Association Welcome to IEA 2021. The Congress theme, “HFE (Human Factors and…

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