Name:Daniel Carruth
Associated Centers:Center for Advanced Vehicular Systems
Position:Associate Director
Email: dwc2@cavs.msstate.edu
Office:Center for Advanced Vehicular Systems, 2133
Office Phone:(662) 325-5446
Alternate Phone:(662) 312-0214

Biography:Daniel Carruth is an Assistant Research Professor in the Human Factors and Ergonomics research group. He earned his PhD in the Applied Cognitive Science program in the Psychology Department at MSU in Summer 2008. Dr. Carruth leads a number of projects in the Driving Simulation Lab and the Human Performance Lab.

Research Interest: Daniel Carruth is interested in human perception, cognition and action in the context of real-world whole body tasks. Dr. Carruth's research interests currently include investigations of cognitive and physical factors impacting human performance in athletic, law enforcement and military domains. Dr. Carruth works with digital human models and develops and uses virtual environments for simulation and training.

Publications: Burch, R., Strawderman, L., & Carruth, D. (2016). Ruggedized Handheld Device Input Effectiveness by Generation: A Time and Error Study. International Journal of Industrial Ergonomics. 54, 146-153. DOI:http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ergon.2016.06.001.

Hudson, C. R., Lalejini, A., Bethel, C. L., Carruth, D., Durst, J. P., & Goodin, C. (2015). ANVEL-ROS: The Integration of the Robot Operating System with a High-Fidelity Simulator. 7th Annual Ground Vehicle Systems Engineering & Technology Symposium & Advanced Planning Briefing for Industry (GVSETS 2015). Novi, MI, USA.

Bethel, C. L., Carruth, D., Garrison, T. M., & King, R. (2015). Robot Needs Assessment and Issues Discovered from Tactical SWAT Team Exercises. NATO CSO STO AVT-241/RSM-022 Technological and Operational Problems Connected with UGV Application for Future Military Operations. Rseszow, Poland.

Thomas, M. D., & Carruth, D. (2015). Active Shooter Training: Data Based Recommendations for Retraining Depreciable Skills. Journal of Law Enforcement. 4(3), 1-21. [Abstract] [Document Site]

Carruth, D., & Littell, N. (2007). Leveraging CATIA V5 and Virtools for Environment Simulation . COE 2007 Annual PLM Conference & TechniFair. Las Vegas, Nevada. [Abstract]

Total Publications by this Author: 60