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Platform-Aware Rich-Form Generation for Adaptive Systems through Code-Inspection

  • Miroslav Macik
  • Tomas Cerny
  • Jindrich Basek
  • Pavel Slavik
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 7946)

Abstract

This paper introduces a framework for adaptive user interface (UI) development. Our framework facilitates development and maintenance efforts through code inspection. Information already captured elsewhere is reused in the UI rather than restated. In our approach, inspected information is transformed in multiple stages through an aspect-oriented approach. As each stage may be influenced at runtime, our approach allows systems to be built with context-aware adaptive UIs. In addition, the selection of UI elements and their layout is generated using optimal metrics. The output of our approach can be influenced by the target platform. Our approach to UI is shown in detail in a case study.

Keywords

automatic UI generation aspect-oriented adaptive design context-aware 

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Miroslav Macik
    • 1
  • Tomas Cerny
    • 1
  • Jindrich Basek
    • 1
  • Pavel Slavik
    • 1
  1. 1.Faculty of Electrical Engineering, Department of Computer Graphics and InteractionCzech Technical University in PraguePraha 2Czech Republic

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