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Usability & human factors

Usability and human factors Topics

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Health IT Usability

Usability is "the extent to which a product can be used by specified users to achieve specified goals with effectiveness, efficiency and satisfaction in a

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

Additional Resources Links


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A Database Rebuild to Champion the Bayh-Dole Act

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Providing NIST Guest Researchers with the Tools they Need

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The Genome Editing Consortium