Nomad Devices Adaptation for Offering Computer Accessible Infomobility Services

  • Laura Pastor
  • María García Robleda
  • Luis Reigosa
  • Maria Fernanda Cabrera-Umpierrez
  • Alexandros Mourouzis
  • Brigitte Ringbauer
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 4555)


This paper describes the adaptation approach for users with disability of nomad devices within the ASK-IT European project funded by the EC 6th Framework Program within the e-Inclusion area. The devices, software and hardware modules involved are described. The User Interface (UI) configuration, defined according to the functional characteristics of specific user groups, is analysed along with the technical specifications of the devices and the provided services. Finally, the current mock-ups of the system for different nomad devices are illustrated.


nomad devices disability infomobility user interface 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Laura Pastor
    • 1
    • 2
  • María García Robleda
    • 2
  • Luis Reigosa
    • 2
  • Maria Fernanda Cabrera-Umpierrez
    • 1
  • Alexandros Mourouzis
    • 3
  • Brigitte Ringbauer
    • 4
  1. 1.Life Supporting Technologies – Technical University of Madrid (UPM), Ciudad Universitaria, 28040 MadridSpain
  2. 2.SIEMENS, S.A., Ronda de Europa, 5 - B 3, 28760 Tres Cantos, MadridSpain
  3. 3.Foundation for Research and Technology –Hellas (FORTH), Vassilika Vouton, P.O. Box 1385, 71110 Iraklio, CreteGreece
  4. 4.Universitaet Stuttgart (IAT), Nobelstr. 12, 70569 StuttgartGermany

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