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Universal Access in Human-Computer Interaction. Access to Interaction

9th International Conference, UAHCI 2015, Held as Part of HCI International 2015, Los Angeles, CA, USA, August 2-7, 2015, Proceedings, Part II

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Table of contents (56 papers)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages I-XVII
  2. Gesture-Based Interaction

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 1-1
    2. Intelligent Intent-Aware Touchscreen Systems Using Gesture Tracking with Endpoint Prediction

      • Bashar I. Ahmad, Patrick M. Langdon, Robert Hardy, Simon J. Godsill
      Pages 3-14
    3. A Comparison of Gaze-Based and Gesture-Based Input for a Point-and-Click Task

      • Dominic Canare, Barbara Chaparro, Jibo He
      Pages 15-24
    4. Touchless Text Entry for All: Initial Design Considerations and Prototypes

      • Alexandros Mourouzis, Giorgos Arfaras, Vassilis Kilintzis, Ioanna Chouvarda, Nicos Maglaveras
      Pages 37-49
  3. Touch-Based and Haptic Interaction

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 69-69
    2. Reading Comprehension Issues and Individuals with Visual Impairments: The Effects of Using 8-dot and 6-dot Braille Code Through a Braille Display

      • Vassilios Argyropoulos, Aineias Martos, Georgios Sideridis, Georgios Kouroupetroglou, Magda Nikolaraizi, Maria Papazafiri
      Pages 71-81
    3. Making Blind People Autonomous in the Exploration of Tactile Models: A Feasibility Study

      • Francesco Buonamici, Rocco Furferi, Lapo Governi, Yary Volpe
      Pages 82-93
    4. Finding Favorable Textures for Haptic Display

      • Hee Jae Hwang, Da Young Ju
      Pages 94-102
    5. Improving Touchscreen Accessibility in Self-Service Technology

      • Elina Jokisuu, Mike McKenna, Andrew W. D. Smith, Phil Day
      Pages 103-113
    6. A Haptic Knob as an Innovative User Interface for Visually-Impaired

      • Maura Mengoni, Lorenzo Cavalieri, Damiano Raponi
      Pages 127-138
    7. User-Acceptance of Latency in Touch Interactions

      • Walter Ritter, Guido Kempter, Tobias Werner
      Pages 139-147
  4. Visual and Multisensory Experience

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 175-175

Other Volumes

  1. Universal Access in Human-Computer Interaction. Access to Today's Technologies

    9th International Conference, UAHCI 2015, Held as Part of HCI International 2015, Los Angeles, CA, USA, August 2-7, 2015, Proceedings, Part I
  2. Universal Access in Human-Computer Interaction. Access to Interaction

    9th International Conference, UAHCI 2015, Held as Part of HCI International 2015, Los Angeles, CA, USA, August 2-7, 2015, Proceedings, Part II
  3. Universal Access in Human-Computer Interaction. Access to Learning, Health and Well-Being

    9th International Conference, UAHCI 2015, Held as Part of HCI International 2015, Los Angeles, CA, USA, August 2-7, 2015, Proceedings, Part III
  4. Universal Access in Human-Computer Interaction. Access to the Human Environment and Culture

    9th International Conference, UAHCI 2015, Held as Part of HCI International 2015, Los Angeles, CA, USA, August 2-7, 2015, Proceedings, Part IV

About this book

The  four LNCS volume set 9175-9178  constitutes the refereed proceedings of the 9th International Conference on Learning and Collaboration Technologies, UAHCI 2015, held as part of the 17th International Conference on Human-Computer Interaction, HCII 2015, in Los Angeles, CA, USA in August 2015, jointly with 15 other thematically similar conferences. The total of 1462 papers and 246 posters presented at the HCII 2015 conferences were carefully reviewed and selected from 4843 submissions. These papers  of the four volume set address the following major topics: LNCS 9175, Universal Access in Human-Computer Interaction: Access to today's technologies (Part I), addressing the following major topics:
LNCS 9175: Design and evaluation methods and tools for universal access, universal access to the web, universal access to mobile interaction, universal access to information, communication and media.
LNCS 9176: Gesture-based interaction, touch-based and haptic Interaction, visual and multisensory experience, sign language technologies, and smart and assistive environments
LNCS 9177: Universal Access to Education, universal access to health applications and services, games for learning and therapy, and cognitive disabilities and cognitive support
and LNCS 9178: Universal access to culture, orientation, navigation and driving, accessible security and voting, universal access to the built environment, and ergonomics and universal access.

Keywords

  • Accessibility
  • Adaptation
  • Brain computer interfaces
  • HCI
  • Human centered computing

Editors and Affiliations

  • Foundation for Research & Technology - Hellas (FORTH), Heraklion, Greece

    Margherita Antona

  • University of Crete and Foundation for Research & Technology - Hellas (FORTH), Heraklion, Greece

    Constantine Stephanidis

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Softcover Book USD 99.99
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