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Human Factors Issues and Measures in Advanced NPPs

Authors: Jun Su Ha


Various advanced technologies will be adopted in Advanced Control Rooms (ACRs) of advanced Nuclear Power Plants (NPPs), which is thought to increase operators’ performance. However, potential human factors issues coupled with digital technologies might be troublesome. Human factors issues in ACRs are identified and strategies (or countermeasures) for evaluating and analyzing each of issues are addressed in this study.


Keywords: Nuclear Power Plant, human performance, Human error, advanced control room, human factor issues

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