usability, design, interaction design, information, web usability, user interface design, usability engineering,user testing, usability inspection, heuristic evaluation, webdesign, UI, GUI, HCI, user-centered design,human-computer interaction, mensch computer interaktion,universität konstanz, usability test, benutzerfreundlichkeit, mensch-maschine-interaktion, mensch-computer-interaktion, human-computer-interaction, usable, website usability, ergonomie, ergonomisch, psychologie, gestalt principles, scenario, information visualization,informationsvisualisierung, User Interface Evaluation, Usability testing, Human Factors, Erogonomic, Ergonomics, User Interfaces, User Interface, Interfaces, informations visualisierung, visual information seeking system, visual search interface, Mensch & Computer 2012Harald Reiterer

Human-Computer Interaction

Our goal is to develop a new concept to support the interaction between the human and the computer, a concept that accommodates the particular characteristics of human interaction and cognition (Embodied Cognition) as well as the latest technological developments for the comprehensive and universal availability of computer technology (Ubiquitous Computing). We call our new approach Blended Interaction. With this term we mean a novel blending of forms of reality-based interaction and communication with the technological opportunities offered by computer-aided interaction and communication. Achieving this blend depends on the right mix and on the proper design approach. To read more about this, see Research - Focus

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03/28/2014

2 Papers at AVI 2014
Our group contributes two papers to the AVI 2014 conference which will take place in Como, Italy from May 27th to May 30th , 2013. We will present two papers: SpaceFold and PhysicLenses: Simultaneous Multifocus Navigation on Touch SurfacesSimon Butscher, Kasper Hornbæk and Harald Reiterer Back to Tangibility: A Post-WIMP Perspective on Control Room DesignJens Müller, [...]

03/21/2014

Vortrag von Prof. Reiterer im Rahmen des GK CrossWorlds
Am 12. Februar 2014 hat Prof. Harald Reiterer einen Vortrag zum Thema “Die reale Welt als Vorbild – Neue Wege der Interaktion mit digitalen Welten” im Rahmen des GK CrossWorlds an der TU Chemnitz gehalten. Eine vollständige Fassung des Vortrages (deutsch) ist hier verfügbar: http://youtu.be/wdeajJ6doKE

01/28/2014

Eike Kleiner’s master thesis has been awarded the b.i.t.online Innovationspreis 2014
Eike Kleiner‘s master thesis “Blended Shelf – Ein realitätsbasierter Ansatz zur Präsentation und Exploration von Bibliotheksbeständen” has been awarded the b.i.t.online Innovationspreis 2014. Eike’s master thesis will be published in the book series „b.i.t.online Innovativ“. The award presentation will be at this year’s 103. Bibliothekartag in Bremen from 3rd to 6th June. Eike will also present [...]

01/25/2014

Paper accepted at CHI 2014
Our paper on “Bigger is not always better: Display Size, Performance, and Task Load during Peephole Map Navigation” has been accepted for CHI 2014. The conference will take place in Toronto, Canada from April 26th to May 1st, 2014.
 
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Our group and our labs were featured in ACM interactions magazine. Learn more about our activities, research philosophy and technical infrastructure in the PDF of the article.

Why study HCI?

Learn more about competencies and job opportunities of HCI experts in a mentor conversation with Prof. Dr. Reiterer.

Learn about the various job opportunities for usability experts on the website of the German chapter of the Usability Professionals Association.

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In our academic area, students can get informed about our workgroup's lectures and themes for bachelor or master thesis in the field of HCI. Learn more about HCI...

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