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Usability & human factors

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Usability for Biometric Systems

With the plans for integrating biometrics into many areas of government and public life, the importance of usability research has increased. As we began to

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A drawing shows four people with various disabilities gathered together.

NIST Draft Publication Addresses Removing Barriers for Voters With Disabilities

A polling station sign depicts an icon of a person in a wheelchair above the word "vote."

NIST Seeks Public Input on Removing Barriers to Voting for People With Disabilities

Illustration shows how people evaluating two different tasks performed by AI -- music selection and medical diagnosis -- might trust the AI varying amounts because the risk level of each task is different.

NIST Proposes Method for Evaluating User Trust in Artificial Intelligence Systems