Distributed User Interfaces for Poppelreuters and Raven Visual Tests

  • Pedro Cruz Caballero
  • Amilcar Meneses-Viveros
  • Erika Hernández-Rubio
  • Oscar Zamora Arévalo
Conference paper
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 10298)


Poppelreuter and Raven tests are used by psychologists to analyze cognitive abilities, mental diseases like visual agnosia, and even dementia syndromes like Alzheimer. It is known that this tests can be applied using mobile devices. However, the natural deterioration of the elderly, particularly visual weakness, may cause problems when using devices, even with Large or Xlarge screens. In order to reduce this problems, we proposed the use of a Distributed User Interface, using a tablet and an smartTV, to support users with visual problems to do Poppelreuter and Raven tests. At the end of our research we confirm that the application of visual tests using a Distributed User Interface is feasible.


Mobile Device Original Object Visual Test Graphic Element Visual Noise 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Pedro Cruz Caballero
    • 1
  • Amilcar Meneses-Viveros
    • 1
  • Erika Hernández-Rubio
    • 2
  • Oscar Zamora Arévalo
    • 3
  1. 1.Departamento de ComputaciónCINVESTAV-IPNMéxico, D.F.Mexico
  2. 2.Instituto Politécnico NacionalSEPI-ESCOMMéxico, D.F.Mexico
  3. 3.Facultad de PsicologíaUNAMMéxico, D.F.Mexico

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