Effects of operator training method on knowledge retention on a common CNC machine interface

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dc.contributor.advisor Nair, Madhu
dc.contributor.author Rogerson, Phillip
dc.date.accessioned 2012-05-15T17:27:16Z
dc.date.available 2012-05-15T17:27:16Z
dc.date.issued 2003-09
dc.identifier.uri http://hdl.handle.net/1850/15015
dc.description.abstract The continued growth of computer numerically controlled (CNC) machine tool use in industry combined with increased competition in the global market requires workers to quickly attain requisite skills and raise productivity levels to meet production demands. Retention of knowledge is a key factor in an operator's ability to transfer training into actual machine operation in a production setting. This study examines the difference in short term retention of knowledge necessary to perform basic interface operations in operators trained using a conventional training method compared to those trained using a train-to-criteria method. en_US
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dc.subject CNC en_US
dc.subject Computer numerically controlled machine en_US
dc.subject Global markets en_US
dc.subject Raise productivity en_US
dc.subject.lcc TA166 .R63 2003
dc.subject.lcsh Machine-tools--Numerical control en_US
dc.subject.lcsh Human engineering--Research en_US
dc.subject.lcsh Machinists--Training of--Research en_US
dc.title Effects of operator training method on knowledge retention on a common CNC machine interface en_US
dc.type Thesis en_US
dc.description.college Kate Gleason College of Engineering en_US
dc.description.department Department of Industrial and Systems Engineering en_US
dc.contributor.advisorChair Mozrall, Jacqueline

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