chapter  1
ByNeville A. Stanton, Chris Baber, Don Harris
Pages 6

The Defence Technology Centre for Human Factors Integration (DTC HFI) is a research consortium comprised of academic institutions and defence companies, part funded by the Human Sciences Domain of the UK Ministry of Defence Scientific Research Programme. Human Factors Integration is about:

… providing a balanced development of both the technical and human aspects of equipment provision. It provides a process that ensures the application of scientific knowledge about human characteristics through the specification, design and evaluation of systems.’ (MoD, 2000, p.6)