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European Commission

European and international associations

SCAs (Security Critical Agents)
Serious games
Virtual reality

Related journals


Serious games

Adkins, S.S. (21 July 2015). Serious Play Conference 2015. The 2014 – 2019 Global Edugame market whitepaper.

Adkins, S. S. (19-23 August 2013). Serious Play Conference 2013.The 2012-2017 Worldwide Game-based Learning and Simulation-based Markets.

Vidal, R. C. (5 December 2011). Training Incident Management Teams to the Unexpected: the benefits of simulation platforms and serious games. ARMIR (College Polytechnique). Paris, France.

High reliability organisation / command systems

Lekka, C. (2011). High reliability organisations, a review of the literature. Health and Safety Laboratory. Crown. 

Bigley, G. A., & Roberts, K. H. (2001). The incident command system: High-reliability organizing for complex and volatile task environments. Academy of Management Journal, 44(6), 1281-1299. 

Ciavarelli, A., Figlock, R., Sengupta, K., & Roberts, K. H. (2001). Assessing Organizational Safety Risk Using Questionnaire Survey Methods. 11th International Symposium on Aviation Psychology, Columbus, OH. 

Lorsch, Jay W., ed.The Handbook of Organizational Behavior. Englewood Cliffs, NJ: Prentice Hall, 1987.

Grabowsky, M., & Roberts, K. H. (1999). Risk Mitigation in Virtual Organizations. Organization Science, 10(6), 704-721. 

Piwowar, J. L. (18-23 May 2008). Countering malevolent acts on complex systems by anticipating and using efficients keys to make the right decision at the right time. 9th International Probabilistic Safety Assessment and Management Conference, (p. 9 pages). Hong Kong. 

Roberts, K. H. (1990). Managing High-Reliability Organizations. California Management Review, 101-113. 

Roberts, K. H., & Bea, R. (2001). Must accidents happen? Lessons from high-reliability. Academy of Management Executive, 15(3). 

Roberts, K. H., Stout, S. K., & Halpern, J. J. (1994). Decision Dynamics in Two High Reliability Military Organizations. Management Science, 40(5), 614-624. 

Schulman, P. R. (1993). The negotiated order of organizational reliability. Administration & Society, 25(3), 353-372. 

Van Stralen, D. W., Calderon, R. M., Lewis, J. F., & Roberts, K. H. (2008). Changing a Pediatric Sub-Acute Facility to Increase Safety and Reliability. Patient Safety and Health Care Management, 7, 259-282. 

Weick , K. (1979). The social psychology of organizing. Addison-Wesley Pub. Co., Reading, MA.

Weick, K. E., Sutcliffe, K. M., & Obstfeld, D. (1999). Organizing for high reliability. Research in Organizational Behaviour, 21, 81-123. 

Wetzel, R., McCall, R., Braun, A., & Broll, W. (2008). Guidelines for the Design of Mixed Reality Games. ACM Futureplay Conference. Toronto, Canada. 

Virtual / mixed reality

Benyon, D., Smyth, M., McCall, R., O’Neill, S., & Carroll, F. (2006). The Place Probe: Exploring A Sense of Place in Real and Virtual Environments. PRESENCE: Teleoperators and Virtual Environments, 15(6), 668-687.

Blum, L., Wetzel, R., McCall, R., & Oppermann, L. (2012). The final TimeWarp: Using Form and Content to Support Player Experience and Presence when Designing Location-Aware Mobile Augmented Reality Games. DIS2012. Newcastle, UK.

Braun, A., & McCall, R. (2010). User Study for Mobile Mixed Reality Devices. Proceedings of the Joint Virtual Reality Conference of EGVE. Euro VR – VEC, pp. 89-92. Stuttgart, Germany: Kuhlen, Torsten, Coquillart, Sabin and Interrante, Victoria (eds).

Braun, A., Herbst, I., McCall, R., & Broll, W. (s.d.). TimeWarp: interactive time travel with a mobile mixed reality game. Amsterdam, Netherlands.: In the Proceeding of Mobile HCI 2008.

Braun, A., Löescher, J., & McCall, R. (2008). Iterative design of a mobile Mixed Reality game. GI.

Herbst, I., Braun, A., McCall, R., & Broll, W. (2008). Multi-Dimensional City Exploiration Through Mixed Reality. IEEE Virtual Reality Conference, (pp. 259-260). Reno, Nevada, USA.

Klatt, J., Ten Broeke, S., von der Pütten, A., Schütz, A., Vervoort, J., & McCall, R. (2011). Let’s do the Time Warp Again – Subjective and Behavioral Presence Measurement in the Augmented Reality Game TimeWarp. Presence Conference. Edinburgh Napier University.

Lombard, M., & Dutton, T. (1997). At the Heart of it All: The Concept of Presence. Journal of Computer Mediated Communication.

McCall, R., O’Neill, S., Smyths, M., Benyon, D., & Carroll, F. (2004). A Method for Designing Virtual Places. Presence 2004. 

McCall, R., O’Neill, S., Carroll, F., & Benyon, D. (2004). The Presence Probe. Workshop on Designing and Evaluating Virtual Reality Systems. Nottingham: University of Nottingham.

McCall, R., O’Neill, S., Carroll, F., & Benyon, D. (2005). Responsive Environments, Place and Presence. PsychNology Journal, 3(1).

McCall, R., Otjacques, B., & Feltz, F. (2006). Developing Ambient Displays for Collaborative Work. In the Proceedings of Europython. Geneva, Switzerland. 

McCall, R., Otjacques, B., & Feltz, F. (2006). Towards an Ambient Desktop to Promote Workplace Awareness. In the proceedings of HCI. London, United Kingdom. 

McCall, R. (2007). Mixed Reality: Life on the Streets. KEHO.

McCall, R. (2007). Using Evolving Place Histories to Enhance Place and Presence. PerGame 2007: Proceedings of the 4th International Smposium on Pervasive Gaming Applications.

McCall, R., & Braun, A. (2008). Experiences in Evaluating Mixed Reality Games. Special issue on Mixed Realities in the Urban Environment – Psychology Journal, 6(2), 157-172.

McCall, R., Wagner, I., Kuuti, K., & Jaccuci , G. (2008). Urban Mixed Realities: Challenges to the Traditional View of Presence. Panel Discussions at Presence 2008. 

McCall, R., Wetzel, R., Löschner, J., & Braun, A.-K. (2011). Using presence to evaluate an augmented reality location aware game. Journal of Personal and Ubiquitous Computing, 15(1), 25-35. 

McCall, R., Avenesov, T., Louveton, N., Koenig, V., & Kracheel, M. (2013). Gamification as a Methodology: A Multipart Development Process. Workshop on “Designing Gamication” at CHI 2013.

Objacques, B., McCall, R., & Feltz, F. (2006). An Ambient Workplace for Raising Awareness of Internet-Based Cooperation. Mallorca: Springer Verlag.

O’Neill, S., McCall, R., & Carroll, F. (2004). Measurement Presence in Virtual Environments (Video). Conference on Human Factors in Computing: CHI2004. Vienna, Austria.

O’Neill, S., McCall, R., Smyth, M., & Benyon, D. (2004). Probing the Sense of Place. International Workshop on Presence 2004. Valencia, Spain. 

Turner, S., Turner, P., Carroll, F., O’Neill, S., Benyon, D., McCall, R., et al. (2003). Re-creating the Botanics: towards a sense of place in virtual environments. 3rd UK Conference of the Environmental Psychology Network. 

Wagner, I., Broll, W., Jacucci, G., Kuuti, K., McCall, R., Morrison, A., et al. (2009). On the Role of Presence in Mixed Reality. Presence, Tele-operators and Virtual Environments, 4(18), 249-276. 

Witmer, B., & Singer, M. (1998). Measuring presence in virtual environments: A . Presence, 225-240. 

SCA training

Bauer, A. (2008). “Déceler-Etudier-Former: une voie nouvelle pour la recherche stratégique – Rapprocher et mobiliser les institutions publiques chargées de penser la sécurité globale (p. 168). Institut des hautes études de sécurité. Institut des Hautes Etudes de Sécurité.

Vidal, R. C. (5 December 2011). Training Incident Management Teams to the Unexpected: the benefits of simulation platforms and serious games. ARMIR (College Polytechnique). Paris, France.

Vidal, R., & Roberts, K. H. (2014). Observing Elite Firefighting Teams: the Triad Effect. Journal of Contingencies and Crisis Management, 22(1), 18-28. 

Performance assessment

Appelhans BM, L. L. (2008). Heart rate variability and pain: associations of two interrelated homeostatic processes. Psychol., 77, 174-82. 

Bea, R. (2006). Reliability and Human Factors in Geotechnical Engineering. Journal of Geotechnical and Geoenvironmental Engineering, 132(5), 631. 

De Jonchkheer, J., Logier , R., Jounwaz, R., Vidal, R., & Jeanne, M. (2010). From pain to stress evaluation using heart rate variability analysis: development of an evaluation platform. Annual International Conference of the IEEE Engineering in Medicine and Biology Society “Merging Medical Humanism and Technology”. 

Demaree HA, R. J. (2004). Resting RSA is associated with natural and self-regulated responses to negative emotional stimuli. Brain Cogn, 56, 14-23. 

Dishman RK, N. Y. (2000). Heart rate variability, trait anxiety, and perceived stress among physically fit men and women. Int J Psychophysiol, 37, 121-33. 

Gross, J. (1999). Emotion regulation : past, present, future in Cognition and Emotion. Psychology Press, 13, 551-573. 

Logier R, J. M. (2006). Pain/analgesia evaluation using heart rate variability analysis. Conf Proc IEEE Eng Med Biol Soc., (pp. 1:4303-6). 

Miu, A., Heilman, R., & Miclea, M. (2009). Reduced heart rate variability and vagal tone in anxiety: trait versus state, and the effects of autogenic training. Auton Neurosci, 145: , 9-103. 

Pan, R., & Li, J. (2007). A noninvasive Parametric Evaluation of Stress Effects on Global Cardiovascular Function. Cardiovasc Eng, May 17. 

Parati G, M. G. (2006). Point: cardiovascular variability is/is not an index of autonomic control of circulation. J Appl Physiol, 101:, 676-8. 

Rochlin, G. I. (1999). Safe operation as a social construct. Ergonomics, 42(11), 1549-1560. 

Saul, J., & Albrecht, P. e. (1991). Transfer function analysis of the circulation unique insights into cardiovascular regulation. J Physiol, 261, H1231-45. 

Vidal, R. H. (9-13 May 2011). How lessons learned by High Reliability Organizations can improve incident management. The 5th International Wildland Fire Conference. Sun City, South Africa. 

Weick, K. (1990). The vulnerable system: An analysis of the Tenerife air disaster. Journal of Management, 3, 571-593. 

Weick, K. (1993). The collapse of sensemaking in organizations: The Mann Gulch disaster. Administrative Science Quarterly, 38, 628-652. 

Weick, K. E., & Roberts, K. H. (1993). Collective mind in organizations: Heedful interrelating on flight decks. Administrative Science Quarterly, 38, 357-381. 

Crisis Management

Marynissen, H., Stijn, P., Van Dorpe, S., ven het Erve, A., & Vergeer, F. (2010). No Comment, communication in turbulent times. 

Perez, C. B. (25-29 October 2010). A combined approach for suspicious networks detection in graphs. Strategic scientific and technological alertness, (p. 12). Toulouse. 

Weick, K. E., & Sutcliffe, K. M. (2007). Managing the Unexpected: Resilient Performance in an Age of Uncertainty. Jossey-Bass. 

F. Steinhäusler (2017). Computer Modelling in large-scale incidents. Crisis Response Journal, Vol.12-Issue 4. (document intitulé …Modelling part 1)

A. Feichtner (2017). Photogrammetry modelling using drones. Crisis Response Journal, Vol.13-Issue 1.