Activity-driven Design Approach to the Novel Control Room Environments

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference article in proceedingsScientificpeer-review

    Abstract

    This paper reports an ongoing work carried out in a project Tilava (Spacious). The aim of the project is four-fold: 1) to study how the control room as a space/ environment enables operators to understand and control the system under their supervision; 2) to examine the possibilities to improve the control space's ability to communicate the process behind by better acknowledging the control room's physical, social and virtual space qualities and how these qualities could be supported through the introduction of new technology; 3) to create a future control room concept and 4) develop methods for early expert user involvement in design and elicitation of user requirements.
    Original languageEnglish
    Title of host publicationDesigning beyond the Product: Understanding Activity and User Experience in Ubiquitous Environments
    Subtitle of host publicationEuropean Conference on Cognitive Ergonomics, ECCE 2009
    Place of PublicationEspoo
    PublisherVTT Technical Research Centre of Finland
    Pages275-278
    ISBN (Electronic)978-951-38-6340-1
    ISBN (Print)978-951-38-6339-5
    Publication statusPublished - 2009
    MoE publication typeA4 Article in a conference publication
    EventEuropean Conference on Cognitive Ergonomics, ECCE 2009 - Helsinki, Finland
    Duration: 30 Sep 20092 Oct 2009

    Publication series

    SeriesVTT Symposium
    Number258
    ISSN0357-9387

    Conference

    ConferenceEuropean Conference on Cognitive Ergonomics, ECCE 2009
    CountryFinland
    CityHelsinki
    Period30/09/092/10/09

    Keywords

    • control room environments
    • control and monitoring activity
    • expert user involvement
    • user requirement elicitation
    • situation awareness

    Cite this

    Koskinen, H., Laarni, J., & Norros, L. (2009). Activity-driven Design Approach to the Novel Control Room Environments. In Designing beyond the Product: Understanding Activity and User Experience in Ubiquitous Environments: European Conference on Cognitive Ergonomics, ECCE 2009 (pp. 275-278). Espoo: VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland. VTT Symposium, No. 258
    Koskinen, Hanna ; Laarni, Jari ; Norros, Leena. / Activity-driven Design Approach to the Novel Control Room Environments. Designing beyond the Product: Understanding Activity and User Experience in Ubiquitous Environments: European Conference on Cognitive Ergonomics, ECCE 2009. Espoo : VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland, 2009. pp. 275-278 (VTT Symposium; No. 258).
    @inproceedings{9f9fb571ffb2407c8ecd57da089a2752,
    title = "Activity-driven Design Approach to the Novel Control Room Environments",
    abstract = "This paper reports an ongoing work carried out in a project Tilava (Spacious). The aim of the project is four-fold: 1) to study how the control room as a space/ environment enables operators to understand and control the system under their supervision; 2) to examine the possibilities to improve the control space's ability to communicate the process behind by better acknowledging the control room's physical, social and virtual space qualities and how these qualities could be supported through the introduction of new technology; 3) to create a future control room concept and 4) develop methods for early expert user involvement in design and elicitation of user requirements.",
    keywords = "control room environments, control and monitoring activity, expert user involvement, user requirement elicitation, situation awareness",
    author = "Hanna Koskinen and Jari Laarni and Leena Norros",
    year = "2009",
    language = "English",
    isbn = "978-951-38-6339-5",
    series = "VTT Symposium",
    publisher = "VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland",
    number = "258",
    pages = "275--278",
    booktitle = "Designing beyond the Product: Understanding Activity and User Experience in Ubiquitous Environments",
    address = "Finland",

    }

    Koskinen, H, Laarni, J & Norros, L 2009, Activity-driven Design Approach to the Novel Control Room Environments. in Designing beyond the Product: Understanding Activity and User Experience in Ubiquitous Environments: European Conference on Cognitive Ergonomics, ECCE 2009. VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland, Espoo, VTT Symposium, no. 258, pp. 275-278, European Conference on Cognitive Ergonomics, ECCE 2009, Helsinki, Finland, 30/09/09.

    Activity-driven Design Approach to the Novel Control Room Environments. / Koskinen, Hanna; Laarni, Jari; Norros, Leena.

    Designing beyond the Product: Understanding Activity and User Experience in Ubiquitous Environments: European Conference on Cognitive Ergonomics, ECCE 2009. Espoo : VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland, 2009. p. 275-278 (VTT Symposium; No. 258).

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference article in proceedingsScientificpeer-review

    TY - GEN

    T1 - Activity-driven Design Approach to the Novel Control Room Environments

    AU - Koskinen, Hanna

    AU - Laarni, Jari

    AU - Norros, Leena

    PY - 2009

    Y1 - 2009

    N2 - This paper reports an ongoing work carried out in a project Tilava (Spacious). The aim of the project is four-fold: 1) to study how the control room as a space/ environment enables operators to understand and control the system under their supervision; 2) to examine the possibilities to improve the control space's ability to communicate the process behind by better acknowledging the control room's physical, social and virtual space qualities and how these qualities could be supported through the introduction of new technology; 3) to create a future control room concept and 4) develop methods for early expert user involvement in design and elicitation of user requirements.

    AB - This paper reports an ongoing work carried out in a project Tilava (Spacious). The aim of the project is four-fold: 1) to study how the control room as a space/ environment enables operators to understand and control the system under their supervision; 2) to examine the possibilities to improve the control space's ability to communicate the process behind by better acknowledging the control room's physical, social and virtual space qualities and how these qualities could be supported through the introduction of new technology; 3) to create a future control room concept and 4) develop methods for early expert user involvement in design and elicitation of user requirements.

    KW - control room environments

    KW - control and monitoring activity

    KW - expert user involvement

    KW - user requirement elicitation

    KW - situation awareness

    M3 - Conference article in proceedings

    SN - 978-951-38-6339-5

    T3 - VTT Symposium

    SP - 275

    EP - 278

    BT - Designing beyond the Product: Understanding Activity and User Experience in Ubiquitous Environments

    PB - VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland

    CY - Espoo

    ER -

    Koskinen H, Laarni J, Norros L. Activity-driven Design Approach to the Novel Control Room Environments. In Designing beyond the Product: Understanding Activity and User Experience in Ubiquitous Environments: European Conference on Cognitive Ergonomics, ECCE 2009. Espoo: VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland. 2009. p. 275-278. (VTT Symposium; No. 258).