Display Design: Principles and Procedures

W. T. Singleton*

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    The history of research on display design is described briefly and the general problems of real/artificial displays and new/stored information are discussed with particular emphasis on compatibility The main discussion centres on the advantages and limitations of the three general approaches to display design: use of checklists, use of formal procedures and use of behaviour theory. A checklist for display design is provided and the other procedures are illustrated by case studies.
    Original languageEnglish
    Pages (from-to)181-193
    Number of pages13
    JournalIEEE Transactions on Man-Machine Systems
    Issue number4
    Publication statusPublished - Dec 1969


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    Singleton, W. T. (1969). Display Design: Principles and Procedures. IEEE Transactions on Man-Machine Systems, 10(4), 181-193. https://doi.org/10.1109/TMMS.1969.299925