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The Impact of Coordination Quality on Coordination Dynamics and Team Performance: When Humans Team with Autonomy


Abstract This increasing role of highly automated and intelligent systems as team members has started a paradigm shift from human-human teaming to Human-Autonomy Teaming (HAT). However, moving from human-human teaming to HAT is challenging. Teamwork requires skills that are often missing in robots and synthetic agents. It is possible that adding a synthetic agent as a team member may lead teams to demonstrate different coordination patterns resulting in differences in team cognition and ultimately team effectiveness. The theory of Interactive Team Cognition (ITC) emphasizes the importance of team interaction behaviors over the collection of individual knowledge. In this dissertation, Nonlinear Dynamical Methods (NDMs) were applied to capture chara... (more)
Created Date 2017
Contributor Demir, Mustafa (Author) / Cooke, Nancy J (Advisor) / Bekki, Jennifer (Committee member) / Amazeen, Polemnia G (Committee member) / Gray, Robert (Committee member) / Arizona State University (Publisher)
Subject Engineering / Cognitive psychology / Artificial intelligence / Coordination Dynamics / Human Autonomy Teaming / Joint Recurrence Quantification Analysis / Lyapunov Exponent / Nonlinear Dynamical Methods / Team Cognition
Type Doctoral Dissertation
Extent 103 pages
Language English
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Note Doctoral Dissertation Engineering 2017
Collaborating Institutions Graduate College / ASU Library
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