Dr Vanessa Beanland
Lecturer, Research School of Psychology
ANU College of Medicine, Biology and Environment
- visual attention & awareness
- visual search
- dual-task performance
- driver behaviour
- inattention & distraction
- road safety
- Fussl, E, Oberlader, M, Beanland, V et al 2015, 'Methodological development of a specific tool for assessing acceptability of assistive systems of powered two-wheeler-riders', IET Intelligent Transport Systems, vol. 9, no. 1, pp. 12-21.
- Young, K, Lenne, M, Beanland, V et al 2015, 'Where do novice and experienced drivers direct their attention on approach to urban rail level crossings?', Accident Analysis and Prevention, vol. 77, pp. 1-11.
- Beanland, V, Lenne, M & Underwood, G 2014, 'Safety in numbers: Target prevalence affects the detection of vehicles during simulated driving', Attention, Perception & Psychophysics, vol. 76, no. 3, pp. 805-813.
- Beanland, V, Sellbom, M & Johnson, A 2014, 'Personality domains and traits that predict self-reported aberrant driving behaviours in a southeastern US university sample', Accident Analysis and Prevention, vol. 72, pp. 184-192.
- Beanland, V, Fitzharris, M, Young, K et al 2013, 'Driver inattention and driver distraction in serious casualty crashes: Data from the Australian National Crash In-depth Study', Accident Analysis and Prevention, vol. 54, pp. 99-107.
- Beanland, V, Goode, N, Salmon, P et al 2013, 'Is there a case for driver training? A review of the efficacy of pre- and post-licence driver training', Safety Science, vol. 51, no. 1, pp. 127-137.
- Beanland, V & Lenne, M 2013, 'An international study of the factors associated with the acceptability of advanced rider assistive systems for powered two-wheelers', Australasian Road Safety Research, Policing and Education Conference, Australiasia College of Road Safety, Canberra, p. 11.
- Beanland, V, Lenne, M, Candappa, N et al 2013, 'Gap acceptance at stop-controlled T-intersections in a simulated rural environment', Transportation Research. Part F: Traffic Psychology and Behaviour, vol. 20, pp. 80-89.
- Beanland, V, Lenne, M, Fuessl, E et al 2013, 'Acceptability of rider assistive systems for powered two-wheelers', Transportation Research. Part F: Traffic Psychology and Behaviour, vol. 19, pp. 63-76.
- Beanland, V, Lenne, M, Salmon, P et al 2013, 'A self-report study of factors influencing decisions-making at rail level crossings: comparing car drivers, motorcyclists, cyclists and pedestrians', 2013 Australasian road Safety Research, Policing & Education Conference, Australasian College of Road Safety, Canberra, p. 11.
- Lenne, M, Beanland, V, Salmon, P et al 2013, 'Checking for trains: An on-road study of what drivers actually do at level crossings', in N. Dadashi, A. Scott, J.R. Wilson, A. Mills (ed.), Rail Human Factors: Supporting Reliability, Safety and Cost Reduction, Taylor & Francis, London, pp. 53-59.
- Lenne, M, Salmon, P, Beanland, V et al 2013, 'On-road driving studies to understand why drivers behave as they do at regional rail level crossings', 2013 Australasian road Safety Research, Policing & Education Conference, Australasian College of Road Safety, Canberra, p. 7.
- Lenne, M, Salmon, P, Beanland, V et al 2013, 'Interactions between cars and motorcycles: testing underlying concepts through integration of on-road and simulator studies', 7th International Driving Symposium on Human Factors in Driver Assessment, Training and Vehicle Design, University of Iowa, New York USA, pp. 271-277.
- Salmon, P, Beanland, V, Lenne, M et al 2013, 'Waiting for warning: Driver situation awareness at rural rail level crossings', International Conference on Contemporary Ergonomics and Human Factors 2013, Conference Organising Committee, Cambridge, pp. 403-410.
- Beanland, V & Pammer, K 2012, 'Minds on the blink: The relationship between inattentional blindness and attentional blink', Attention, Perception & Psychophysics, vol. 74, no. 2, pp. 322-330.
- Fuessl, E, Oberlader, M, Lenne, M et al 2012, 'Riders acceptance of advanced rider assistance systems', 19th Intelligent Transport Systems World Congress, ITS 2012, Intelligent Transportation Society of America, Vienna Austria, pp. EU-00102.
- Beanland, V, Allen, R & Pammer, K 2011, 'Attending to music decreases inattentional blindness', Consciousness and Cognition, vol. 20, no. 4, pp. 1282-1292.
- Beanland, V & Pammer, K 2010, 'Gorilla watching: Effects of exposure and expectations on inattentional blindness', Conference of the Australasian Society for Cognitive Science (ASCS 2009), ed. Wayne Christensen, Elizabeth Schier, John Sutton, Australasian Society for Cognitive Science, Macquarie University, Sydney, pp. 12-20.
- Beanland, V & Pammer, K 2010, 'Looking without seeing or seeing without looking? Eye movements in sustained inattentional blindness', Vision Research, vol. 50, pp. 977-988.
Grants are drawn from ARIES. To add Projects or Grants please contact your College Research Office.
- Driving as a model for investigating and improving visual search abilities (Primary Investigator)
- Attention and hazard perception when driving: how experts see the scene (Secondary Investigator)