A Fixed-quantity Indicator to Replace Display Annoyance in an Indirect Field of Vision

Driving is an action that depends strongly on visual information. For displays in the cockpit, a combination of “ease of viewing” to inform the driver of danger early and “annoyance reduction” to avoid drops in the driver’s perception is needed. This study tries to capture “ease of viewing” and “annoyance” in one fixed-quantity indicator. The authors took up a Camera Monitor System (CMS) as the subject and analyzed the effect that annoyance with the display used in CMS has on driving behavior. Based on their analysis, the authors hypothesize that evaluating carelessness in viewing behavior is related evaluating to annoyance. Next, the authors chose a Detection Response Task (DRT) technique as a method to evaluate driving behavior influenced by this annoyance. The authors defined the “event detection rate” as a fixed-quantity indicator that takes account of the indirect field of vision provided by the CMS, and applied this indicator to evaluating an electronic rearview mirror and showed that it was effective as a method to measure ease of viewing. At the same time, the authors showed that the indicator could replace display annoyance after confirming the relationship between passed over events and display annoyance.

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  • Accession Number: 01731435
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: SAE International
  • Report/Paper Numbers: 2017-01-1370
  • Files: TRIS, SAE
  • Created Date: Mar 30 2017 10:33AM