Eye Tracking Usability Testing Enhanced with EEG Analysis

  • Julia FalkowskaEmail author
  • Janusz Sobecki
  • Martyna Pietrzak
Conference paper
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 9746)


We proposed a study evaluating and verifying the validity of the enhancement of eye tracking usability testing with EEG analysis. The aim of our research was to find if there were any regularities and correlations between eye contact characteristics and emotional reaction during task performance. We defined different types of web elements (AOI) for the selected web application and we checked the values of user emotions as generated by EMOTIV EPOC while watching these AOI’s.


Eye tracking Tobii X2-60 EEG EMOTIV EPOC Usability testing 



This work was supported by the following grants: ENGINE – (Grant Agreement no 316097 of the European Commission under the 7th Framework Programme, Coordination and Support Action) and BiWISS (Grant Agreement no. INNOTECH-K3/IN3/56/225874/NCBR/15 European Union’s European Regional Development Fund Third Programme Innotech, IN-TECH).


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Julia Falkowska
    • 1
    Email author
  • Janusz Sobecki
    • 2
  • Martyna Pietrzak
    • 3
  1. 1.Eyetracking sp. z o.o.WarsawPoland
  2. 2.Faculty of Computer Science and ManagementWrocław University of TechnologyWrocławPoland
  3. 3.Faculty of Cognitive SciencesUniversity of WarsawWarsawPoland

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