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Computers Helping People with Special Needs

16th International Conference, ICCHP 2018, Linz, Austria, July 11-13, 2018, Proceedings, Part II

  • Klaus Miesenberger
  • Georgios Kouroupetroglou
Conference proceedings ICCHP 2018

Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 10897)

Also part of the Information Systems and Applications, incl. Internet/Web, and HCI book sub series (LNISA, volume 10897)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages I-XXX
  2. Environmental Sensing Technologies for Visual Impairment

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 1-1
    2. Takahiro Miura, Masaya Fujito, Masaki Matsuo, Masatsugu Sakajiri, Junji Onishi, Tsukasa Ono
      Pages 3-11
    3. Sebastian Ritterbusch, Gerhard Jaworek
      Pages 12-18
    4. Masaki Nishino, Junichi Akita, Kiyohide Ito, Makoto Okamoto, Testuo Ono
      Pages 19-22
    5. Makoto Kobayashi, Yoshiki Fukunaga, Shigenobu Shimada
      Pages 23-27 Open Access
    6. Sylvain Ferrand, Francois Alouges, Matthieu Aussal
      Pages 28-35
    7. Adrian Als, Adrian King, Kevin Johnson, Ramon Sargeant
      Pages 36-43
    8. Shufei Lin, Kaiwei Wang, Kailun Yang, Ruiqi Cheng
      Pages 55-62
    9. Vanessa Petrausch, Thorsten Schwarz, Rainer Stiefelhagen
      Pages 63-69
    10. Ruiqi Cheng, Kaiwei Wang, Shufei Lin
      Pages 78-85
    11. Giovanni Fusco, James M. Coughlan
      Pages 86-93 Open Access
    12. Limin Zeng, Björn Einert, Alexander Pitkin, Gerhard Weber
      Pages 94-101 Open Access
    13. Michał Bujacz, Marta Szyrman, Grzegorz Górski, Rafał Charłampowicz, Sławomir Strugarek, Adam Bancarewicz et al.
      Pages 102-109 Open Access
    14. Andreas Kunz, Klaus Miesenberger, Limin Zeng, Gerhard Weber
      Pages 114-122 Open Access
    15. Daniel Koester, Tobias Allgeyer, Rainer Stiefelhagen
      Pages 123-131

Other volumes

  1. 16th International Conference, ICCHP 2018, Linz, Austria, July 11-13, 2018, Proceedings, Part I
  2. Computers Helping People with Special Needs
    16th International Conference, ICCHP 2018, Linz, Austria, July 11-13, 2018, Proceedings, Part II

About these proceedings


The two-volume set LNCS 10896 and 10897 constitutes the refereed proceedings of the 16th International Conference on Computers Helping People with Special Needs, ICCHP 2018, held in Linz, Austria, in July

The 101 revised full papers and 78 short papers presented were carefully reviewed and selected from 356 submissions. The papers are organized in the following topical sections: Web accessibility in the connected world; accessibility and usability of mobile platforms for people with disabilities and elderly persons: design, development and engineering; accessible system/information/document design; accessible e-learning - e-learning for accessibility/AT; personalized access to TV, film, theatre, and music; digital games accessibility; accessibility and usability of self-service terminals, technologies and systems; universal learning design; motor and mobility disabilities: AT, HCI, care; empowerment of people with cognitive disabilities using digital technologies; augmented and alternative communication (AAC), supported speech; Art Karshmer lectures in access to mathematics, science and engineering; environmental sensing technologies for visual impairment; 3D printing in the domain of assistive technologies (AT) and do it yourselves (DIY) AT; tactile graphics and models for blind people and recognition of shapes by touch; access to artworks and its mediation by and for visually impaired people; digital navigation for people with visual impairments; low vision and blindness: human computer interaction; future perspectives for ageing well: AAL tools, products, services; mobile healthcare and m-health apps for people with disabilities; and service and information provision.


accessibility artificial intelligence assistive technology computer networks data communication systems education handicapped persons Human-Computer Interaction (HCI) mobile computing mobile devices navigation robots signal processing telecommunication networks user interfaces user centered design visually impaired web accessibility websites world wide web

Editors and affiliations

  • Klaus Miesenberger
    • 1
  • Georgios Kouroupetroglou
    • 2
  1. 1.Johannes Kepler University LinzLinzAustria
  2. 2.National and Kapodistrian University of AthensAthensGreece

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