Technical Evaluation Report to RTO/HFM Specialists' Meeting on: Models for Aircrew Safety Assessment: Uses, Limitations and Requirements


  1. Landolt, J.P.
  2. Kaleps, I.
  3. Obergefell, L.A.
Corporate Authors
Defence and Civil Inst of Environmental Medicine, Downsview ONT (CAN);Research and Technology Organization, Neuilly-sur-Seine (France) Human Factors and Medicine Panel
The Human Factors and Medicine (HFM) Panel of the NATO Research & Technology Organization (RTO) held a Specialists' Meeting on "Models for Aircrew Safety Assessment: Uses, Limitations and Requirements" at the Hope Hotel and Conference Center, Wright-Patterson Air Force Base (WPAFB) (near Dayton, Ohio), USA, 26 - 28 October 1998. The Meeting was held to address a topic of importance to the Panel, and to honour Dr Henning E. von Gierke, Director Emeritus, Human Effectiveness Directorate (HE), Air Force Research Laboratory (AFRL), WPAFB for his pioneering work in biodynamics and his extensive service to NATO/AGARD, the antecedent organization to RTO addressing issues in aerospace research and development. Thirty-five papers, including three keynote addresses, were given from the NATO countries of Canada, The Netherlands, United Kingdom, and United States. These are included in this Meeting Proceedings, as is a paper by Mr James W. Brinkley, Director, AFRL/HE paying tribute to Dr von Gierke. There were 70 registrants for the Meeting including representatives from the NATO Partnership-for-Peace countries Lithuania and Poland, and Japan.
Anti-g suits;Push-pull effect
Report Number
DCIEM-SL-1999-012 — Paper
Date of publication
15 Oct 1999
Number of Pages
Hardcopy;Document Image stored on Optical Disk

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