Can Cognitive Science Improve Airport Security? from the Federation of Associations in Behavioral and Brain Sciences
The Federation of Associations in Behavioral and Brain Sciences (FABBS) has created a series of videos highlighting how cognitive psychology research can be used to inform and improve real-world issues and policy. A film crew followed Dr. Mitroff's undergraduate seminar class as they took field trips around the Washington DC area. The videos focus on driving safety, cancer detection, baggage screening, rehabilitation, and policy.
Congratulations to Matthew Cain, Stephen Adamo, and Steve Mitroff for the recent acceptance of "A Taxonomy of Errors in Multiple-Target Visual Search" by Visual Cognition.
Cain, M. S., Adamo, S. H., & Mitroff, S. R. (in press). A taxonomy of errors in multiple-target visual search. Visual Cognition.