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Human-Computer Interaction

In this book the reader will find a collection of 31 papers presenting different facets of Human Computer Interaction, the result of research projects and experiments as well as new approaches to design user interfaces. The book is organized according to the following main topics in a sequential order: new interaction paradigms, multimodality, usability studies on several interaction mechanisms, human factors, universal design and development methodologies and tools.

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Human-Computer InteractionEdited by Inaki Maurtua

Published: December 1st 2009

DOI: 10.5772/137

ISBN: 978-953-307-022-3

eBook (PDF) ISBN: 978-953-51-5863-9

Copyright year: 2009

Books open for chapter submissions

43396 Total Chapter Downloads

17 Crossref Citations

20 Web of Science Citations

41 Dimensions Citations


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1. Context Awareness in Human-Computer Interaction

By Jarmo Makkonen, Ivan Avdouevski, Riitta Kerminen and Ari Visa


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2. Attentive Computing

By Ahmet Cengizhan Dirican and Mehmet Gokturk


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3. Current Challenges and Applications for Adaptive User Interfaces

By Victor Alvarez-Cortes, Victor H. Zarate, Jorge A. Ramirez Uresti and Benjamin E. Zayas


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4. Wearable Technology in Automotive Industry: from Training to Real Production

By Inaki Maurtua


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5. An Empirical Investigation into the Use of Multimodal E-Learning Interfaces

By Marwan Alseid and Dimitrios Rigas


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6. The Role of Audio-Visual Metaphors to Communicate Customer Knowledge

By Mutlaq Alotaibi and Dimitrios Rigas


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7. Piloting Tourist Guides in a Mobile Context

By Bente Evjemo, Sigmund Akselsen and Anders Schurmann


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8. Supporting New Ways of Interaction in Cultural Environments

By Ricardo Tesoriero, Jose A. Gallud, Maria D. Lozano and Victor M. R. Penichet


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9. Establishing the Hallmarks of a Convincing Chatbot-Human Dialogue

By Jurek Kirakowski, Patrick O’Donnell and Anthony Yiu


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10. Immersive Interaction

By Gerold Wesche, Maxim Foursa and Manfred Bogen


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11. Integration of Speech Recognition-based Caption Editing System with Presentation Software

By Kohtaroh Miyamoto, Masakazu Takizawa and Takashi Saito


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12. Interaction Paradigms for Bare-Hand Interaction with Large Displays at a Distance

By Kelvin Cheng and Masahiro Takatsuka


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13. The Role of Facial Expressions and Body Gestures in Avatars for e-Commerce Interfaces

By Dimitrios Rigas and Nikolaos Gazepidis


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14. Sharing and Composing Video Viewing Experience

By Akio Takashima and Yuzuru Tanaka


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15. Adaptive Evaluation Strategy Based on Surrogate Models

By Yi-nan Guo and Jian Cheng


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16. Modelling and Evaluation of Emotional Interfaces

By Sylvia Tzvetanova Yung, Ming-Xi Tang and Lorraine Justice


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17. Understanding Group Work in Virtual Environments: Performance, Creativity, and Presence

By Ilona Heldal and Lars Brathe


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18. An Entertainment-System Framework for Improving Motivation for Repetitive, Dull and Monotonous Activities

By Itaru Kuramoto


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19. DiFac: Digital Factory for Human Oriented Production System

By Claudia Redaelli, Glyn Lawson, Marco Sacco and Mirabelle D’Cruz


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20. Web Users' Implicit Feedback Inference Based on Amount of Simple Interaction Logs at Browser Side

By Jinhyuk Choi and Geehyuk Lee


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21. How Can We Make IT Appliances Easy for Older Adults?: Usability Studies of Electronic Program Guide System

By Noriyo Hara, Toshiya Naka and Etsuko T. Harada


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22. Elderly People as Web Seekers: Needs, Strategies and Difficulties

By Jerome Dinet and Robin Vivian


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23. Seamless-based Infomobility Applications to Support the Needs of All Travellers

By Evangelos Bekiaris, Maria Panou and Konstantinos Kalogirou


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24. The Continuity of Disability, Diversity and Personalisation: an Emerging Challenge for HCI

By Sebastiano Bagnara and Simone Pozzi


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25. Micro Scenario Database - An Approach to Make the Collaboration between the Human Science and the Engineering More Substantial

By Masaaki Kurosu


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26. General Interaction Expertise: a Multi-view Approach to Sampling in Usability Testing of Consumer Products

By Ali E. Berkman


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27. Model-based User Interface Generation from Process-Oriented Models

By Thomas Schlegel


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28. Contrasting Scenarios: Embracing Speech Recognition

By Ben Kraal


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29. Evaluation of the Interface Prototypes Using DGAIU Abstract Representation Models

By Susana Gomez-Carnero and Javier Rodeiro Iglesias


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30. Narration Board as a Design Tool for Visualising Design Concepts for Interface Designers

By Chui Yin Wong and Chee Weng Khong


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