PERFORMANCE ASSESSMENT AND MEASUREMENT MODULE

Award Information
Agency:
Department of Defense
Branch
Air Force
Amount:
$250,000.00
Award Year:
1987
Program:
SBIR
Phase:
Phase II
Contract:
n/a
Award Id:
4245
Agency Tracking Number:
4245
Solicitation Year:
n/a
Solicitation Topic Code:
n/a
Solicitation Number:
n/a
Small Business Information
5825 Callaghan - Ste 225, San Antonio, TX, 78228
Hubzone Owned:
N
Minority Owned:
N
Woman Owned:
N
Duns:
n/a
Principal Investigator:
Dr Benjamin A Fairbank Jr
(512) 684-0000
Business Contact:
() -
Research Institution:
n/a
Abstract
THREE FACETS OF A PROGRAM OF RESEARCH AND DEVELOPMENT IN SUPPORT OF AN ADVANCED PILOT TRAINING SYSTEM ARE PROPOSED. THE FIRST FACET IS THE DETERMINATION OF THE REQUIREMENTS FOR AND ELEMENTS OF AN ENTIRELY NEW SYSTEM OF WITHIN SUBJECTS PSYCHOMETRICS DESIGNED TO DEVELOP MEASURES AND TECHNIQUES FOR DIFFERENTIATING BETWEEN ABILITIES AND PERFORMANCE LEVELS OF INDIVIDUALS ON DIFFERENT DAYS. THE SECOND FACET IS A SCORING SYSTEM WHICH WILL BE USABLE FOR EVALUATING PERFORMANCE ON A WIDE VARIETY OF COGNITIVE, JUDGMENTAL, AND PERFORMANCE TESTS AND TASKS. IT WILL CONTAIN TECHNIQUES BASED ON CLASSICAL AND MODERN PSYCHOMETRICS AND ON ANALYTICAL STRATEGIES WHICH ARE USED IN THE STUDY OF COGNITIVE PROCESSES. THE THIRD FACET IS THE DEVELOPMENT OF SPECIFICATIONS FOR AN INPUT/OUTPUT MODULE WHICH WILL INTERFACE WITH THE TESTING APPARATUS, CONTROL THE FLOW OF DATA TO AND FROM TWO DATA BASES (ONE OF SUMMARY DATA AND ONE ARCHIVALLY COMPLETE), AND PREPARE SUMMARY REPORTS TO EXAMINEE PERFORMANCE.

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