Lomov, Boris Fyodorovich( Soviet psychologist)
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Biography Lomov, Boris Fyodorovich
(1927 - 1989), Soviet psychologist. Central to the scientific activity L. since the second half of the 50-ies. to the problem of human interaction with technical devices ( 'Man in the management system', 1968 'Man and Technology', 1963, 1966). They laid the foundation for the development problems of engineering psychology in the USSR. By studying the general problems of methodology of psychology, formulated the principles of a systematic approach to the analysis of mental phenomena, showed the place and role of psychology in the other sciences ( 'Methodological and theoretical problems of psychology', 1984). L. developed the problem of communication (the relationship of cognition and communication activities and communication), conducted research in various branches of psychology (aviation, space, etc.).