Brian Sherwood Jones

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Brian Sherwood Jones has combined professional practice and research into the human aspects of complex systems for thirty years. After ten years in the aircraft industry, he has worked on a range of applications, including merchant ships, warships, submarines, nuclear power, process control, ATC and a brewery. He was a founder member of the Human Centred Process Improvement Group (HCPIG) which assisted with the development and application of process standards for Human Centred Design. He endeavours to apply a Usability Assurance approach, which gives assurance of a usable outcome before resources are committed.

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Earthy, Jonathan, Jones, Brian Sherwood, Bevan, Nigel (2001): The improvement of human-centred processes -- facing the challenge and reaping the benefit. In International Journal of Human-Computer Studies, 55 (4) pp. 553-585.