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2015

  • Branyon, J., & Pak, R. (2015). Investigating Older Adults’ Trust, Causal Attributions, and Perception of Capabilities in Robots as a Function of Robot Appearance, Task, and Reliability. Proceedings of the Human Factors and Ergonomics Society Annual Meeting, 59(1), 1550–1554. http://doi.org/10.1177/1541931215591335
  • Leidheiser, W., Branyon, J., Baldwin, N., Pak, R., & McLaughlin, A. C. (2015). Lessons learned in adapting a lab-based measure of working memory capacity for the web. Proceedings of the Human Factors and Ergonomics Society Annual Meeting, 59(1), 756–760. http://doi.org/10.1177/1541931215591235
  • Baldwin, N., Branyon, J., Sethumadhavan, A., & Pak, R. (2015). In Search of Virtual Social Facilitation Effects. Proceedings of the Human Factors and Ergonomics Society Annual Meeting, 59(1), 90–94. http://doi.org/10.1177/1541931215591019
  • Baldwin, N., Quinn, D., Pak, R. (2015). Understanding the contours of trust in automation in older adults: the effects of technology domain, reliability, and level of automation. Presented at the American Psychological Association 123rd Annual Meeting. Toronto, ON: American Psychological Association
  • Branyon, J. J., & Pak, R. (2015). Investigating older adults’ trust, attributions, and capability perceptions of robots. _Presented at the American Psychological Association 123rd Annual Meeting. _Toronto, ON: American Psychological Association

2014

  • Leidheiser, W., & Pak, R. (2014). The Effects of Age and Working Memory Demands on Automation-Induced Complacency. Proceedings of the Human Factors and Ergonomics Society Annual Meeting, 58(1), 1919–1923. doi:10.1177/1541931214581401
  • Fink, N., Cartee, N., & Pak, R. (2014). Using Focus Groups to Examine Prospective Memory Strategies in the Medication Management of Older Adults. Proceedings of the Human Factors and Ergonomics Society Annual Meeting, 58(1), 165–169. doi:10.1177/1541931214581035

2013

  • Bass, B. M., Goodwin, M., Brennan, K., Pak, R., & McLaughlin, A. C. (2013). Effects of age and gender stereotypes on trust in an anthropomorphic decision aid. Proceedings of the Human Factors and Ergonomics Society Annual Meeting, 57(1), 1575-1579.
  • Cartee, N., Fink, N., & Pak, R. (2013). The effects of reminder type and anticipatory interval on prospective memory. Proceedings of the Human Factors and Ergonomics Society Annual Meeting, 57(1), 1750-1754.

2012

  • Bass, B. M., & Pak, R. (2012). Faces as Ambient Displays: Assessing the attention-demanding characteristics of facial expressions. Proceedings of the Human Factors and Ergonomics Society Annual Meeting, 56(1), 2142–2146.
  • Fink, N., Goodwin, M., Jewell, N., Kohn, S., & Pak, R. (2012). Examining the Picture Superiority Effect in Prospective Memory, Including the Factors of Age and Attention Load. Proceedings of the Human Factors and Ergonomics Society Annual Meeting, 56(1), 2157–2161.
  • Fink, N., Goodwin, M., Kohn, S., Wideman, R., Price, M. M., & Pak, R. (2012). How is Prospective Memory Used to Complete Instrumental Activities of Daily Living? Examining the Topic Through Focus Groups with Older Adults: Pilot Results. Proceedings of the Human Factors and Ergonomics Society Annual Meeting, 56(1), 2137–2141.
  • Kohn, S. C., Fink, N. P., Pak, R., & McLaughlin, A. C. (2012). Examining the Effects of Cue Valence and Attention Load on Prospective Memory. Proceedings of the Human Factors and Ergonomics Society Annual Meeting, 56(1), 2152–2156.

2011

  • Mendel, J., Pak, R., & Drum, J. E. (2011). Designing for Consistency. Proceedings of the Human Factors and Ergonomics Society Annual Meeting, 55(1), 2000–2004.
  • Bass, B., Fink, N., Price, M., Sturre, L., Hentschel, E., & Pak, R. (2011). How does anthropomorphism affect user’s trust, compliance, and performance on a decision making automation task? Proceedings of the Human Factors and Ergonomics Society 55th Annual Meeting. Las Vegas, NV: Human Factors and Ergonomics Society.

2010

  • Price, M. M. & Pak, R. (2010). Information visualizations as complex decision support systems. Proceedings of the Human Factors and Ergonomics Society, 54, 1966-1970.
  • Mendel, J., Mayhorn, C. B., Hardee, J. B., West, R. T., Pak, R. (2010). The effect of warning design and personalization on user compliance in computer security dialogs. Proceedings of the Human Factors and Ergonomics Society 54th Annual Meeting. Santa Monica, CA: Human Factors and Ergonomics Society.
  • Fink, N., Pak, R., Bass, B., Johnston, M., & Battisto, D. (2010). A survey of nurses’ self-reported prospective memory tasks: what must they remember and what do they forget? Poster presented at the Human Factors and Ergonomics Society 54th Annual Meeting. Santa Monica, CA: Human Factors and Ergonomics Society.
  • Price, M., & Pak, R. (2010). Exploring younger and older adult health information strategies. Poster presented at the 2010 Cognitive Aging Conference, Atlanta, GA.
  • Price, M., Breedlove, J., Pak, R., Mueller, H., & Stronge, A.  (2009).  Examining Non-Critical Health Information Seeking: A needs analysis for Personal Health Records.  Proceedings of the Human Factors and Ergonomics Society 53rd Annual Meeting. Santa Monica, CA: Human Factors and Ergonomics Society.

2009

  • Fink, N. & Pak, R. (2009). Prospective memory in the nursing environment: Effects of type of prospective task and prospective load. Proceedings of the Human Factors and Ergonomics Society 53rd Annual Meeting. Santa Monica, CA: Human Factors and Ergonomics Society.
  • Mendel, J., & Pak, R. (2009). The effect of interface consistency and cognitive load on user performance in an information search task. Proceedings of the Human Factors and Ergonomics Society 53rd Annual Meeting. Santa Monica, CA: Human Factors and Ergonomics Society.
  • Fink, N., Pak, R., & Battisto, D. (2009). Developing a usability evaluation tool to assess the patient room bathroom. Proceedings of Research Day: Innovation in Design and Management of Healthcare Facilities and Healthy Environments. Rotterdam, Netherlands.
  • Pak, R., Fink, N., Battisto, D., Allison, D. (2009). Assessing nursing workload in a redesigned patient headwall for acute care environments. Proceedings of Research Day: Innovation in Design and Management of Healthcare Facilities and Healthy Environments. Rotterdam, Netherlands.

2007

  • Pautz, S., Price, M. & Pak, R. (2007). Accommodating age-related differences in a computer-based information search task. Proceedings of the Human Factors and Ergonomics Society 51st Annual Meeting. Santa Monica, CA: Human Factors and Ergonomics Society.

2006

  • Pak, R., Rogers, W. A., & Fisk, A. D. (2006). Aging and visual attention: The effect of perceptual load on dual-task performance. Proceedings of the Human Factors and Ergonomics Society 50th Annual Meeting. Santa Monica, CA: Human Factors and Ergonomics Society. *Winner of the HFES Aging Technical Group Arnold Small Award.
  • Iden, R. Mook, A. C., & Pak, R. (2006). Usability evaluation of two information-organization methods: Tagging and taxonomy. Proceedings of the Human Factors and Ergonomics Society 50th Annual Meeting. Santa Monica, CA: Human Factors and Ergonomics Society.
  • Hickman, J. M., Caine, K. E., Stronge, A. J., Pak. R., Rogers, W. A., & Fisk, A. D. (2006). Doctor-patient communication: Guidelines for improvement. Proceedings of the Human Factors and Ergonomics Society 50th Annual Meeting. Santa Monica, CA: Human Factors and Ergonomics Society.

2000-2004

  • Pak, R., Peters, R. E., Rogers, W. A., Abowd, G. D., & Fisk, A. D. (2004). An analysis of why people lose objects, how they find them, and their attitudes about a technology aid. In Proceedings of the Human Factors and Ergonomics Society 48th Annual Meeting (pp. 262-265). Santa Monica, CA: Human Factors and Ergonomics Society.
  • Pak, R., Sharit, J., Czaja, S. J., & Rogers, W. A. (2003). The influence of spatial abilities and age in using telephone menu systems. In Proceedings of the Human Factors and Ergonomics Society 47th Annual Meeting (pp. 1796-1800). Santa Monica, CA: Human Factors and Ergonomics Society.
  • Pak, R., McLaughlin, A. C., Lin, C. C., Rogers, W. A. & Fisk, A. D. (2002). An age-related comparison of a touch screen and a novel input device. In Proceedings of the Human Factors and Ergonomics Society 45th Annual Meeting (pp. 189-192). Santa Monica, CA: Human Factors and Ergonomics Society. *Winner of the HFES Aging Technical Group Arnold Small Award.
  • Pak, R. (September, 2001). A further investigation of spatial abilities and computer-based task performance in younger and older adults. Proceedings of the Human Factors and Ergonomics Society 44th Annual Meeting. Santa Monica, CA: Human Factors and Ergonomics Society.
  • Pak, R., Rogers, W. A., & Stronge, A. J. (2000). How would you describe the World Wide Web? Analogies of the web from users. Proceedings of the IEA2000/HFES 2000 Congress (Vol. 3, p.172). Santa Monica, CA: Human Factors and Ergonomics Society.