Dr. Itoh, Makoto (Associate Professor)

Development and verification of schemes and technologies for collaborations between
human and smart machines with emphasis on human cognitive characteristics

Enhancement of operator's situation awareness

Design of human interface for enhancing operator's situation awareness in uncertain and dynamic situations

Adaptive automation

Design of systems in which human and machine share or trade control flexibly and dynamically to cope with situational changes

Building of appropriate trust as well as prevention of over-trust and distrust

Design of human-machine systems with concern about operator's over-trust and distrust of automation