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Albert Nelson Marquis Lifetime Achievement Award

Dr. Hancock is chosen as award winner and welcomed to prestigious roster of Albert Nelson Marquis Lifetime Achievement Award recipients. His feature can be seen on the Lifetime Achievers website by clicking this link.


Dr. Hancock is Selected as IEEE Fellow

Peter Hancock, a UCF Psychology Pegasus Professor and University Trustee Chair, has been named an Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Fellow.

His appointment, beginning January 2017, is in recognition of his contributions to adaptive human-systems engineering.

Adaptive human-systems use direct information from on-line brain physiological monitoring.


NASA & Buzz Aldrin


Peter Hancock has been collaborating with NASA and researching the relationship of cognitive workload and sleep scheduling in space missions.


Book Reviewed: The Cambridge Handbook of Applied Perception Research

Hoffman, R. R., Hancock, P. A., Scerbo, M. W., & Szalma, J. L. (Eds.). (2015). The Cambridge handbook of applied perception research. Cambridge University Press. ISBN 978-1107072909 doi:10.1177/0301006615602592
Reviewed by: John L. Barbur, The Henry Wellcome Laboratories for Vision Sciences, Applied Vision Research Centre, School of Health Sciences, City University London, UK.

IEA Elsevier John Wilson Award

The IEA Elsevier John Wilson Award is endorsed by the journal Applied Ergonomics and recognizes major contributions in the field of applied ergonomics to the actual design of work, systems, technologies and environment, which lead to improvements in system performance and well-being.