On-Screen Note Pad for Creative Activities

  • Norikazu Iwamura
  • Kazuo Misue
  • Jiro Tanaka
Conference paper
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 4253)


We propose a system that enables users to write memos directly on a computer screen by hand. The system helps users save the screen images along with a user’s handwritten strokes and in searching for them. We describe some of the important functions of the system and the effective retrieval keys for searching for saved images. We explain that the implementation of our prototype system consists of two subsystems: note-taking and browsing systems. An example of the usage of the system is also described.


Time Information Prototype System Creative Activity Natural Interface Screen Image 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Norikazu Iwamura
    • 1
  • Kazuo Misue
    • 1
  • Jiro Tanaka
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of Computer Science, Graduate School of Systems and Information EngineeringUniversity of TsukubaTsukubaJapan

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