8 September 2003 Roll head motion in rotary-wing flight with helmet-mounted displays
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In spite of an immense increase in interest in helmet-mounted displays (HMDs) over the past two decades, there have been few studies on head motion while using HMDs in operational flight. Rotary-wing flights conducted using a number of HMD configurations have resulted in a head position database what will be useful in filling this void. Various analysis techniques have been applied to investigate characteristics of roll (tilt) head position distributions for a slalom flight maneuver for four visual environments: good visual environment (daytime, unaided), night vision goggles, HMD with thermal imagery, and HMD with thermal imagery and symbology
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Jessica A. Stelle, Jessica A. Stelle, Clarence E. Rash, Clarence E. Rash, Ryan J. Rostad, Ryan J. Rostad, } "Roll head motion in rotary-wing flight with helmet-mounted displays", Proc. SPIE 5079, Helmet- and Head-Mounted Displays VIII: Technologies and Applications, (8 September 2003); doi: 10.1117/12.485874; https://doi.org/10.1117/12.485874
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