Thomas Porathe

Docent at Department of Shipping and Marine Technology, Maritime Human Factors

Projects

2015–2018

Efficient, Safe and Sustainable Traffic at Sea (EfficienSea) 2

Scott MacKinnon Department of Shipping and Marine Technology, Maritime Human Factors and Navigation and Communication
Yemao Man Department of Shipping and Marine Technology, Maritime Human Factors and Navigation and Communication
Thomas Porathe Department of Shipping and Marine Technology, Maritime Human Factors
Reto Weber Department of Shipping and Marine Technology, Maritime Human Factors and Navigation and Communication
Christopher Anderberg Department of Shipping and Marine Technology, Maritime Human Factors and Navigation and Communication
Nicole Almeida Costa Department of Shipping and Marine Technology, Maritime Human Factors and Navigation and Communication
EC, Horizon 2020

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Publications

2015

Command and Control of Unmanned Vessels: Keeping Shore Based Operators in-the-Loop

Scott MacKinnon, Yemao Man, Monica Lundh et al
18th International Conference on Ships and Shipping Research
Conference paper - peer reviewed
2015

From desk to field - Human factor issues in remote monitoring and controlling of autonomous unmanned vessels

Yemao Man, Monica Lundh, Thomas Porathe et al
Procedia Manufacturing, 6th International Conference on Applied Human Factors and Ergonomics (AHFE). Las Vegas, NV. JUL 26-30, 2015. Vol. 3, p. 2674-2681
Conference paper - peer reviewed
2014

Seeking harmony in shore-based unmanned ship handling – From the perspective of human factors, what is the difference we need to focus on from being onboard to onshore?

Yemao Man, Monica Lundh, Thomas Porathe et al
5th International Conference on Applied Human Factors and Ergonomics and the Affiliated Conferences, Krakow, Poland, 19-23 July 2014. Advances in Human Aspects of Transportation: Part I. Edited by Neville Stanton, Giuseppe Di Bucchianico, Andrea Vallicelli, Steven Landry., p. 231-239
Conference paper - peer reviewed
2014

Autonomous Unmanned Merchant Vessel and its Contribution towards the e-Navigation Implementation: The MUNIN Perspective

H-C. Burmeister, W. Bruhn, Ø.J. Rødseth et al
International Journal of e-Navigation and Maritime Economy. Vol. 1, p. 1-13
Scientific journal article - peer reviewed
2014

Ship traffic management route exchange: acceptance in Korea and Sweden, a cross cultural study

Thomas Porathe, Ole Borup, Jung Sik Jeong et al
Proceedings of the International Symposium Information on Ships, ISIS 2014, p. 64-79
Conference paper - peer reviewed
2014

Voice and Text Messaging in Ship Communication

Thomas Porathe, Peter Eklund, Henrik Göransson et al
Proceedings of the 5th AHFE Conference 19-23 July 2014: Advances in Human Aspects of Transportation Part I (Eds.) N. Stanton, S. Landry, G. Di Bucchianico and A. Vallicelli
Conference paper - peer reviewed
2014

Can unmanned ships improve navigational safety?

Hans-Christoph Burmeister, Wilko C. Bruhn, Ørnulf J. Rødseth et al
Proceedings of the Transport Research Arena, TRA 2014, 14-17 April 2014, Paris,
Conference paper - peer reviewed
2014

Remote Monitoring and Control of Unmanned Vessels –The MUNIN Shore Control Centre

Thomas Porathe,
Proceedings of the 13th International Conference on Computer Applications and Information Technology in the Maritime Industries (COMPIT ‘14), p. 460-467
Conference paper - peer reviewed
2014

Situation awareness in remote control centres for unmanned ships

Thomas Porathe, Johannes Prison, Yemao Man et al
Proceedings of Human Factors in Ship Design & Operation, 26-27 February 2014, London, UK, p. 93-101
Conference paper - peer reviewed
2014

Ship voyage plan coordination in the MONALISA project: user tests of a prototype ship traffic management system

Thomas Porathe, Linda de Vries, Johannes Prison et al
De Waard, D., Brookhuis, K., Wiczorek, R., Di Nocera, F., Barham, P., Weikert, C., Kluge, A., Gerbino, W., and Toffetti, A., (Eds.) (2014), Proceedings of the Human Factors and Ergonomics Society Europe Chapter 2013 Annual Conference, p. 1-11
Conference paper - peer reviewed
2013

Onboard ship management overview system - an information sharing system on board

Margareta Lützhöft, Monica Lundh, Thomas Porathe et al
Transactions of the Royal Institute of Naval Architects. Vol. 155 (C1), p. 11-14
Scientific journal article - peer reviewed
2013

Examining interactive surfaces for maritime operations

Pawel W. Wozniak, Margareta Lützhöft, Thomas Porathe et al
ITS 2013 - Proceedings of the 2013 ACM International Conference on Interactive Tabletops and Surfaces, p. 341-344
Conference poster
2013

Communication Architecture for an Unmanned Merchant Ship

Ørnulf Jan Rødseth, Beate Kvamstad, Thomas Porathe et al
OCEANS - Bergen, 2013 MTS/IEEE (2013), p. 1-9
Conference paper - peer reviewed
2013

Maritime Unmanned Navigation through Intelligence in Networks: The MUNIN project

Thomas Porathe, Hans-Christoph Burmeister, Ørnulf Jan Rødseth et al
12th International Conference on Computer and IT Applications in the Maritime Industries, COMPIT’13, Cortona, 15-17 April 2013, p. 177-183
Conference paper - peer reviewed
2013

Communicating intended routes in ECDIS: Evaluating technological change

Thomas Porathe, Margareta Lützhöft, Gesa Praetorius et al
Accident Analysis and Prevention. Vol. 2013 (60), p. 366– 370
Scientific journal article - peer reviewed
2013

Harmonised Portrayal of e-Navigation-related Information

Lee Alexander, Seojeong Lee, Artur Baranowski et al
International Journal on Marine Navigation and Safety of Sea Transportation. Vol. 7 (1), p. 39-43
Scientific journal article - peer reviewed
2012

e-Navigation in Arctic Conditions: Transmitting High Resolution Ice Routes in First-year Ice

Thomas Porathe,
Proceedings of Scandinavian Maritime Conference 2012
Conference paper - peer reviewed
2012

Mental rotations and map use: cultural differences

Thomas Porathe,
Proceedings of Scandinavian Maritime Conference 2012
Conference paper - peer reviewed
2012

Working with the human element: Human Factors and technical innovation from EfficienSea and on to ACCSEAS

Thomas Porathe, George Shaw,
Proceedings of the International Symposium. Information on Ships, ISIS 2012
Conference paper - peer reviewed
2012

Impact: More Than Maritime Risk Assessment

Eric Rigaud, Margareta Lützhöft, Albert Kircher et al
Procedia - Social and Behavioral Sciences. Vol. 48, p. 1848–1854
Scientific journal article - peer reviewed
2012

What is your intention? Communicating routes in electronic nautical charts

Thomas Porathe, Margareta Lützhöft, Gesa Praetorius et al
Procedia - Social and Behavioral Sciences. Vol. 48, p. 3266-3273
Conference paper - peer reviewed
2012

Transmitting intended and suggested routes in ship operations: cognitive off-loading by placing knowledge in the world

Thomas Porathe,
Work. Vol. 41 ( Supplement: 1 ), p. 4873-4878
Scientific journal article - peer reviewed
2011

3D Computer Graphics and Nautical Charts

Thomas Porathe,
Go-3D 2011: Computergraphik für die Praxis : Tagungsband zur Konferenz Go-3D 2011
Conference paper - peer reviewed
2011

Climate-smart information design: Visualizing residential electricity use over the Internet

Cajsa Bartusch, Thomas Porathe,
Information Design Journal. Vol. 19 (1), p. 3-17
Scientific journal article - peer reviewed
2011

Which sign is more visible? Measuring the visibility of traffic signs through the conspicuity index method

Thomas Porathe, Lennart Strand,
European Transport Research Review. Vol. 3 (1), p. 35–45
Scientific journal article - peer reviewed
2011

Usability Heuristics: Friend or Foe in Maritime Navigation Instrument Design?

Erik Styhr Petersen, Thomas Porathe, Margareta Lützhöft et al
Proceedings of ISIS 2011, Hamburg, Germany.
Conference paper - non peer reviewed
2011

Information Environment, Fatigue and Culture in the Maritime Domain

Margareta Lützhöft, Michelle G Grech, Thomas Porathe et al
Reviews of Human Factors and Ergonomics, p. 280-322
Chapter in monograph, book
2010

System Simulations for Safety

Margareta Lützhöft, Thomas Porathe, Johan Jenvald et al
Proceedings of the International Conference on Human Performance at Sea 2010., p. 3-10
Conference paper - peer reviewed
2009

Ship sense - what is it and how does one get it?

Johannes Prison, Margareta Lützhöft, Thomas Porathe et al
RINA Human Factors in Ship Design and Operation Conference
Conference paper - peer reviewed
2008

Design of Human-Map System Interaction.

Thomas Porathe, Johannes Prison,
Proceedings of ACM CHI 2008, Computer-Human Interaction Conference, in Florence, Italy 5-10 April 2008, p. 2859-2864
Conference paper - peer reviewed
2008

http://www.usabilityprofessionals.org/upa_publications/user_experience/past_issues/2008-4.html

Thomas Porathe,
User Experience Magazine. Vol. 7 (4)
Journal article - popular science
2008

3-D Nautical Charts as Decision Support for Land Based Piloting.

Thomas Porathe,
Proceedings of the 1st International Ship-Port-Interface Conference (ISPIC 2008) in Bremen, Germany 19-21 May 2008, p. 191-198
Conference paper - peer reviewed
2008

Conspicuity index – looking for a possible objective measurement of visibility taking context into account.

Thomas Porathe,
Proceedings of the 40th Annual Conference of the Nordic Ergonomic Society. The Icelandic Ergonomics Society, Reykjavik, Iceland, August 11 – 13, 2008
Conference paper - peer reviewed
2008

Measuring Visual Saliency.

Thomas Porathe,
Engaging Creativity & Critical Thinking: The Selected Readings of the International Visual Literacy Association, p. 163-168
Chapter in monograph, book
2008

Measuring effective map design for route guidance: an experiment comparing electronic map display principles

Thomas Porathe,
Information Design Journal. Vol. 16 (3), p. 190-201
Scientific journal article - peer reviewed
2008

Pictures as tools for navigation:on maps and the effectiveness of visual iconicity

Thomas Porathe,
In B. Lärkner. & G. Svensson (Eds.). Images, Science & Knowledge. Linköping Studies in Art and Visual Communication 8, Linköping, p. 69 - 85
Chapter in monograph, book
2008

Design of Human-Map System Interaction

Johannes Prison, Thomas Porathe,
Proceedings of the ACM SIGCHI 26th CHI Conference in Florence, Italy 5-10 April 2008.
Conference paper - peer reviewed
2007

User-Centered Map Design

Thomas Porathe,
Proceedings of the Usibility Professionals Associations 2007 Conference, Patterns: Blueprints for Usability, June 11-15, 2007, Austin , Texas, USA
Conference paper - peer reviewed
2007

Nautiskt 3D-GIS med sikte på kognitiv avlastning

Thomas Porathe,
Kart og Plan. Bergen, Norway: Fagbokforlaget. Vol. 67 (3), p. 183-191
Scientific journal article - peer reviewed
2007

Real seamen never turn the chart upside down« Safer navigation with egocentric view 3-D nautical charts?

Thomas Porathe,
Mercator: Maritime Innovation, Research and Education. Weilbach & Co, Copenhagen, Denmark (September 2007), p. 55-61
Journal article - popular science
2007

Navigation with 2-D and 3-D maps – A comparative study with maritime personnel

Johannes Prison, Thomas Porathe,
Proceedings of the 39th Nordic Ergonomics Society Conference
Conference paper - peer reviewed
2006

3-D Nautical Charts and Safe Navigation

Thomas Porathe,
Doctoral thesis
2004

Landmark representation in 3-D nautical charts

Thomas Porathe,
Information Visualisation, 2004. IV 2004. Proceedings. Eighth International Conference on , p. 159 - 164
Conference paper - peer reviewed