Articles, Conferences and Workshops

Attention: open in a new window. PDFPrintE-mail

2012

Delphine Szymczak, Kirsten Rassmus-Gröhn, Charlotte Magnusson, and Per-Olof Hedvall. 2012. A real-world study of an audio-tactile tourist guide. In Proceedings of the 14th international conference on Human-computer interaction with mobile devices and services (MobileHCI '12). ACM, New York, NY, USA, 335-344. DOI=10.1145/2371574.2371627 http://doi.acm.org/10.1145/2371574.2371627

 

Giachritsis, C., Randall, G., Roselier, S., Development of Intuitive Tactile Navigational Patterns, EuroHaptics 2012, Tampere, Finland, June 12-15, 2012

 

Kovanen J., Oksanen J., Sarjakoski L. T, and T. Sarjakoski, 2012. Simple Maps – A Concept of Plain Cartography in Mobile Context for Elderly Users. Proceedings of the GISRUK 2012, April, 11-13, 2012, Lancaster University, UK.

 

Martin Pielot, Benjamin Poppinga, Wilko Heuten, and Susanne Boll. 2012. Tacticycle: supporting exploratory bicycle trips. In Proceedings of the 14th international conference on Human-computer interaction with mobile devices and services (MobileHCI '12). ACM, New York, NY, USA, 369-378. DOI=10.1145/2371574.2371631 http://doi.acm.org/10.1145/2371574.2371631

 

Magnusson, C., Larsson, A., Warell, A., Eftring, H., Per-Olof Hedvall, Bringing the mobile context into industrial design and development, NordiCHI '12, October 14-17, 2012 Copenhagen, Denmark

 

McGookin, D.K., Brewster, S.A. and Christov G. DigiGraff: Considering Graffiti as a Location Based Social Network To appear in extended proceedings of CHI 2012 (Austin, TX) ACM.

 

McGookin, D.K., and Brewster, S. A. PULSE: The Design and Evaluation of an Auditory Display to Provide a Social Vibe. To appear in proceedings of ACM CHI 2012 (Austin, TX) ACM.

 

Muñoz, J.A., Blocona, C. (2011). Haciendo accesibles a las personas con discapacidad los Sistemas de Posicionamiento Global (GPS): el Proyecto HAPTIMAP. Integración: revista sobre discapacidad visual [ISSN: 1887-3383], nº 61 (septiembre-diciembre).
http://www.once.es/new/servicios-especializados-en-discapacidad-visual/publicaciones-sobre-discapacidad-visual/nueva-estructura-revista-integracion

 

Pielot, Martin; Poppinga, Benjami; Heuten, Wilko; Boll, Susanne
POCKETNAVIGATOR: STUDYING TACTILE NAVIGATION SYSTEMS IN-SITU Proceedings of the ACM SIGCHI Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems CHI '12

 

Sarjakoski, T., Kovanen, J. and L. T., Sarjakoski, 2011. Map-based LBSs for hiking – a review of requirements, existing solutions and future trends. Chapter 11 in: Chen, R., (ed.), Ubiquitous Positioning and Mobile Location-Based Services in Smart Phones, U.S.A., IGI Global, in print.

 

Schwarzbach, F., Sarjakoski, T., Oksanen, J., Sarjakoski, L.T. and S. Weckman, 2012. Physical 3D models from LIDAR data as tactile maps for visually impaired persons. In: Buchroithner, M. (Ed.), True-3D in Cartography, Autostereoscopic and Solid Visualisation of Geodata, Lecture Notes in Geoinformation and Cartography, Springer Heidelberg, pp. 169-183. Online: http://www.springer.com/earth+sciences+and+geography/geography/book/978-3-642-12271-2 (21/09/11).

 

Stewart, V., Ferguson, S., Peng, J. X., Rafferty,K., Practical Automated Activity Recognition Using Standard Smartphones’, International Workshop on the Impact of Human Mobility in Pervasive Systems and Applications (PerMoby 2012 – Lugano, Switzerland, 19-23 March 2012).

 

Szymczak, D., Magnusson, C., Rassmus-Gröhn, K., Guiding tourists through haptic interaction: vibration feedback in the Lund Time Machine, EuroHaptics 2012, Tampere, Finland, June 12-15, 2012

 

2011

Bolzmacher, C., Changeon, G., Plaud, V., Roselier, S.,  Lozada, J., and Hafez, M. "Tactile refreshable screen based on magneto-rheological fluids for map exploration and navigation tasks", Proc. SPIE 8066, 80661T (2011); doi:10.1117/12.886982

 

Henze, Niels; Pielot, Martin; Poppinga, Benjamin; Schinke, Torben; Boll, Susanne – My App is an Experiment: Experience from User Studies in Mobile App Stores, International Journal of Mobile Human Computer Interaction.

 

Laakso, M., Sarjakoski, T. and L. T. Sarjakoski, 2011. Improving Accessibility Information in Pedestrian Maps and Databases. Cartographica, 46(2): 101–108. Online: http://dx.doi.org/10.3138/carto.46.2.101.

 

Kettunen, P., 2011. Thinking-Aloud Hiking Route Descriptions in Nature. In Kray, C. and A. Schwering (eds.), COSIT 2011 Doctoral Colloquium, In conjunction with: 10th International Conference on Spatial Information
Theory: COSIT¹11, September 16, 2011, Belfast, Maine, USA.

 

Kettunen, P. and L. T. Sarjakoski, 2011. A Context-Sensitive Wayfinding Ontology for Hiking Based on an Empirical Study. In Moratz, R. and N.
Giudice (eds.), Extended Abstracts from the Poster Session of the Conference on Spatial Information Theory: COSIT'11, September 12-16, 2011, Belfast, Maine, USA.

 

Kovanen, J., Kelly, P., Ferguson, S., Sarjakoski, L.T. and T. Sarjakoski, 2011. Spatial Data Computations in a Toolkit to Improve Accessibility for Mobile Applications. 8th International Symposium on Location-Based Services in Vienna, November 21–23, 2011, Location Based Services and TeleCartography, Lecture Notes in Geoinformation and Cartography, Berlin: Springer-Verlag, in print.

 

Kovanen, J., P. Kelly, S. Ferguson and T. Sarjakoski, 2011. Assessment of Geospatial Data Access and Operations of the Multi-Platform Open-Source HaptiMap Toolkit. Proceedings of the GI Norden Conference 2011, Turku, Finland, June 7-9, 2011.

 

Magnusson, C., Larsson, A., Warell, A., Eftring, H., Key scenarios, contextual walkthrough and context trails – tools for better and more accessible mobile designs, INTERACT 2011 Workshop on Mobile Accessibility, September 5 at the 13th IFIP TC13 Conference on Human-Computer Interaction, INTERACT 2011. Lisbon (Portugal)

 

Magnusson, C., Waern, A., Rassmus-Gröhn, K., Bjernryd, Å., Bernhardsson, H., Jakobsson, A., Salo, J., Wallon, M., Hedvall, P. O., Navigating the world and learning to like it - mobility training through a pervasive game, Accepted for presentation at MobileHCI 2011, Stockholm, Sweden.

 

Magnusson, C., Rassmus-Gröhn, K., Szymczak, D., Navigation by pointing to GPS locations, Accepted for publication, Personal and Ubiquitous Computing: Special Issue on Extreme Navigation

 

Mao, B., Harrie, L., Ban, Y., 2011. Detection and Typification of Linear Structures for Dynamic Visualisation of 3D City Models, submitted to Computers, Environment and Urban Systems, Accepted.

 

McGookin, D. and Brewster, S.A. Investigating Phicon Feedback in Non-Visual Tangible User Interfaces. In Extended Proceedings of ACM CHI 2011 (Vancouver, CA). ACM Press Addison-Wesley.

 

McGookin, D., Herteleer, I. and Brewster, S.A. Transparency in Mobile Navigation. In Extended Proceedings of ACM CHI 2011 (Vancouver, CA). ACM Press Addison-Wesley.

 

McGookin, D. and Brewster S. PULSE: An Auditory Display to Provide a Social Vibe. In Proceedings Interacting With Sound workshop, MobileHCI 2011 (Stockholm, Sweden).

 

McGookin, D. and Brewster S. Chapter 13: Earcons. Herman T (ed) The Sonification Handbook. Routledge

 

Owens, C. and Brewster, S.A. Discovering and Classifying Errors in Wayfinding. (2011) SocialUrb workshop (MIT, USA).

 

Pielot, Martin; Henze, Niels & Boll, Susanne - Experiments in App Stores – How to Ask Users for their Consent? Ethics, Logs and Videotape: Ethics in Large Scale Trials & User Generated Content workshop at CHI ’11, 2011

 

Poppinga, B., Magnusson, C., Pielot, M., Rassmus-Gröhn, K., TouchOver Map: Audio-Tactile Exploration of Interactive Maps. Accepted for poster presentation at MobileHCI 2011, Stockholm, Sweden.

 

Pielot, M.; Poppinga, B.; Heuten, W. & Boll, S.
6th Senses for Everyone! The Value of Multimodal Feedback in Handheld Navigation Aids
ICMI 2011: 13th International Conference on Multimodal Interaction, 2011

 

Pielot, M.; Poppinga, B.; Heuten, W.; Schang, J. & Boll, S.
A Tactile Compass for Eyes-free Pedestrian Navigation
INTERACT 2011: 13th IFIP TC13 Conference on Human-Computer Interaction, 2011

 

Pielot, Martin; Poppinga, Benjamin; Boll, Susanne – A Tactile Friend Sense for Keeping Groups Together, CHI Extended Abstracts 2011, Vancouver, Canada.

 

Poppinga, Benjamin; Pielot, Martin; Henze, Niels; Boll, Susanne – Unsupervised User Observation in the App Store: Experiences with the Sensor-based Evaluation of a Mobile Pedestrian Navigation Application, Wi: Journal of Mobile Media, Spring 2011

 

Sarjakoski, L. T., Kettunen, P., Flink, H.-M., Laakso, M., Rönneberg, M. and T. Sarjakoski, 2011. Analysis of Verbal Route Descriptions and Landmarks for Hiking. Personal and Ubiquitous Computing: Special Issue on Extreme Navigation. Online: http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00779-011-0460-7, in print.

 

2010

Anastassova, M.  & Roselier, S. (2010). A Preliminary User Evaluation of Vibrational Patterns Transmitting Spatial Information. MobileHCI 2010 workshop: Using Audio and Haptics for Delivering Spatial Information via Mobile Devices.

 

Henze, Niels; Poppinga, Benjamin; Boll, Susanne – Experiments in the Wild: Public Evaluation of Off-Screen Visualizations in the Android Market, NordiCHI 2010, 16. – 20.10.2010, Reykjavik, Iceland.

 

Kelly, P. Usability of GI for non-Visual Perceptualisation: Experiences from the HaptiMap Project. 2nd Workshop on Usability of Geographical Information. March 2010, London.

 

Kovanen, J., Sarjakoski, T. and L. T. Sarjakoski, 2010. Client-server Architecture for Audio Supported Mobile Route Guiding for Hiking. Proceedings of Ubiquitous Positioning, Indoor Navigation and Location-Based Service 2010, UPINLBS 2010, Oct 14-15, 2010, Kirkkonummi, Finland. Seattle : IEEE, 2010, ISBN 978-1-4244-7878-1, CD-ROM.

 

Kovanen, J. and Sarjakoski, L.T., 2010. Displacement and Grouping of Points of Interest for Multi-scaled Mobile Maps. Symposium on LBS & Telecartography (LBS2010), September 20-22, 2010, Gaungzhou, China.

 

Laakso, M. and L. T. Sarjakoski, 2010. Sonic Maps for Hiking- Use of Sound in Enhancing the Map Use Experience. The Cartographic Journal, 47(4): 300–307.

 

Laakso, M. and L. T. Sarjakoski, 2010. A Map to Hear - Use of Sound in Enhancing the Map Use Experience. Proceedings of the GIS Research UK 18th Annual Conference 2010, April 14-16, 2010, London.

 

McGookin, D., Cole, R., Brewster, S., Virtual Navigator: Developing A Simulator for Independent Route Learning, Poster presentation at HAID 2010, September 16-17, 2010, Copenhagen, Denmark

 

McGookin, D., Robertson, E. and Brewster, S.A. Clutching at Straws: Using Tangible Interaction to Provide Non-Visual Access to Graphs. In Proceedings of ACM CHI 2010 (Atlanta, GA, USA), ACM Press Addison-Wesley, pp 1715-1724

 

Magnusson, C., Anastassova, M., Tollmar, K., 2010, User and context centred design methodology for location based services, Workshop on Methods and Techniques of Use, User and Usability Research in Geo-information Processing and Dissemination, Tuesday 13 April 2010 at University College London

 

Magnusson, C.,Molina, M., Rassmus-Gröhn, K., Szymczak , D., Pointing for non-visual orientation and navigation, Accepted for presentation at NordiCHI 2010, October 16 - 20, 2010, Reykjavik, Iceland

 

Magnusson, C., Rassmus-Gröhn, K., Szymczak, D., Methods for understanding the mobile user experience, OMUE 2010, Observing the Mobile User Experience
, Workshop at NordiCHI 2010, October 16 - 20, 2010, Reykjavik, Iceland

 

Magnusson, C., Rassmus-Gröhn, K., Szymczak, D., The influence of angle size in navigation applications using pointing gestures, The fifth International Workshop on Haptic and Audio Interaction Design (HAID), September 16-17, 2010, Copenhagen, Denmark

 

Magnusson, C., Rassmus-Gröhn, K., Szymczak, D., Scanning angles for directional pointing, accepted for poster presentation at MobileHCI 2010.

 

Magnusson, C., Rassmus-Gröhn, K., Szymczak, D., Angle sizes for pointing gestures, Pervasive 2010 workshop: Multimodal Location Based Techniques for Extreme Navigation.

 

Magnusson, C., Rassmus-Gröhn, K., Szymczak, D., Show me the direction – how accurate does it have to be?, MobileHCI 2010 workshop: Using Audio and Haptics for Delivering Spatial Information via Mobile Devices.

 

Mégard, C., Repain, D., & Anastassova, M. (2010). Exploratory investigation of a haptic floor.  Workshop at MobileHCI ’10),

 

Pielot, M.; Vester, B.; Kazakova, A.; Brammer, L.; Poppinga, B. & Boll, S. Natch : A Watch-like Display for Less Distracting Pedestrian Navigation. Mensch & Computer (Human & Computer), 2010

 

Pielot, M. & Boll, S. Tactile Wayfinder: Comparison of Tactile Waypoint Navigation with Commercial Pedestrian Navigation Systems. The Eighth International Conference on Pervasive Computing, 2010

 

Pielot, M. & Boll, S. "In Fifty Metres Turn Left": Why Turn-by-turn Instructions Fail Pedestrians. Using Audio and Haptics for Delivering Spatial Information via Mobile Devices (in conjunction with MobileHCI '10), 2010

 

Pielot, M.; Krull, O. & Boll, S. Where is my Team? Supporting Situation Awareness with Tactile Displays. CHI '10: SIGCHI conference on Human factors in computing systems, 2010

 

Pielot,M., Poppinga, B., Boll, S., PocketNavigator: using a Tactile Compass to Enhance Everyday Pedestrian Navigation Systems, Proceedings of MobileHCI, Lisboa, Portugal, September, 2010.

 

Poppinga, Benjamin; Boll, Susanne – An Experimenter’s Third Eye: Using the SenseCam as Ground Truth for Unsupervised Evaluations, SenseCam 2010 Symposium, 17. – 18.09.2010, Dublin, Ireland.

 

Poppinga, B.; Boll, S. Activity Recognition is More Than Finding the Ultimate Algorithms or Parameters. Proceedings of How to do good activity recognition research? Workshop in conjunction with Pervasive 2010.

 

Poppinga, Benjamin; Pielot, Martin; Henze, Niels; Boll, Susanne – Unsupervised User Observation in the App Store: Experiences with the Sensor-based Evaluation of a Mobile Pedestrian Navigation Application, Observing the Mobile User Experience Workshop in conjunction with NordiCHI 2010, 17.10.2010, Reykjavik, Iceland.

 

Rassmus-Gröhn, K., Molina, M., Magnusson, C., Szymczak, D. An Audio-Haptic Mobile Guide for Non-Visual Navigation and Orientation. 5th International Workshop on Haptic and Audio Interaction Design (HAID), September 16-17, 2010, Copenhagen, Denmark

 

Renteria, A.,  Dominguez, A., Muñoz, J.A., Lorente, J.L. “Mobile Systems and Services for Guidance of Dependant People”, for AALIANCEConference 2010. Malaga, Spain

 

Renteria, A.,  Dominguez, A., Muñoz, J.A., Lorente, J.L."Mobile Systems and Services for Guidance of Dependant People: Integration of user requirements and location based services". Workshop at PERVASIVE 2010, Helsinki, Finland

 

Renteria, A., Dominguez, A. Making location based services and mobile devices accessible to dependant people. AEGIS 1st International Conference, Seville, Spain.

 

Schwarzbach, F., Sarjakoski, T., Oksanen, J., Sarjakoski, L.T. and S. Weckman, 2010. Physical 3D models from LIDAR data as tactile maps for visually impaired persons. Lecture Notes in Geoinformation and Cartography, Springer, in print.

 

Stigmar, H., Rassmus-Gröhn, K., Usability evaluation of navigation maps for visually impaired users, Workshop on Methods and Techniques of Use, User and Usability Research in Geo-information Processing and Dissemination, Tuesday 13 April 2010 at University College London

 

2009

Anastassova, M., Roselier, S., LeMouel, S. 2009. L’haptique mobile comme aide à la mobilité des personnes déficientes visuelle. Premiers résultats du projet européen HAPTIMAP.Event organized by IFRATH (Institut Fédératif de Recherche sur les Aides Techniques pour personnes Handicapées), Paris, France.

 

Flink, H.-M., 2009. User Centred Approach in the Concept Development of a Map-Based Multi-Publishing Service. Master thesis. University of Art and Design Helsinki. (Partly based on the user studies carried on in the HaptiMap project)

 

Kovanen, J., Sarjakoski, L.T., Sarjakoski, T. 2009. Studying iPhone as a Media for ContextAware Map Based Mobile. Proceedings of 6th International Symposium on LBS & TeleCartography, Univ. of Nottingham, UK.

 

Magnusson, C., Rassmus-Gröhn, K., Tollmar, K., Stigmar, H. 2009. Exploring user requirements for non-visual mobile navigation systems. Proceedings of INTERACT 2009, Uppsala, Sweden.

 

Magnusson, C., Brewster, S., Sarjakoski, T., Roselier, S., Sarjakoski, L. T., Tollmar, K.2009. Exploring Future Challenges for Haptic, Audio and Visual Interfaces for Mobile Maps and Location Based Services. Proceedings of CHI 2009 –LocWeb Workshop, Boston, USA.

 

Magnusson, C., Anastassova, M., Tollmar, K., Pielot, M., Rassmus-Gröhn, K., Roselier, S. 2009. The Mobile Oracle – an on Demand Wizard of Oz Tool. Proceedings of MOBILEHCI-09, Bonn, Germany.

 

Magnusson, C., Anastassova, M., Tollmar, K., Pielot, M., Rassmus-Gröhn, K., Roselier, S. 2009. The Mobile Oracle – a Tool for Early User Involvement. Proceedings of MOBILEHCI-09, Bonn, Germany.

 

Magnusson, C., Breidegard, B., Rassmus-Gröhn, K., Soundcrumbs – Hansel and Gretel in the 21st century. HAID 09(4th international workshop, Haptic and Audio Interaction Design), 10-11 September, 2009, Dresden, Germany

 

McGookin, D., Brewster, S. 2009. Eyes-Free Overviews for Mobile Map Applications. Proceedings of MOBILEHCI-09, Bonn, Germany.

 

McGookin, D., Brewster, S., Priego, P. 2009. Audio Bubbles: Employing Non-Speech Audio to Support Tourist Wayfinding. Proceedings of HAID 09, 4th International Workshop on Haptic and Audio Interaction Design, 10-11 September, 2009, Dresden, Germany.

 

Pielot, M., Poppinga, B., Boll, S. 2009 Understanding tourists on a bicycle trip "in the wild". Proceedings of MOBILEHCI-09, Bonn, Germany.

 

Pielot, M., Henze, N., Boll, S. 2009. Supporting Map-Based Wayfinding with Tactile Cues. Proceedings of MOBILEHCI-09, Bonn, Germany.

 

Poppinga, B., Pielot, M., Boll, S. 2009. Tacticycle – A Tactile Display for Supporting Tourists on a Bicycle Trip. Proceedings of MOBILEHCI-09, Bonn, Germany.

 

Rassmus-Gröhn, K., Magnusson, C. 2009. Enhancing accessibility in mobile navigation services. Proceedings of AAATE 09, Florence, Italy.

 

Sarjakoski, L. T., 2009. Jokapaikan spatiaalinen vuorovaikutus, (in Eng.: Ubiquitous Spatial Interaction), Positio, (4/2009): 6-8, in Finnish.) Online: http://www.paikkatietoikkuna.fi/web/fi/pos_4_2009_jokapaikan-spatiaalinen-vuorovaikutus (09/98/10).

 

Sarjakoski, L. T., Ylirisku, S., Flink, H.-M., Weckman, S. 2009. Explorative User Study Approach for LBS Innovation for Hikers. Proceedings of 24th International Cartographic Conference, Santiago, Chile.

 

Schwarzbach, F., Sarjakoski, T., Oksanen, J., Sarjakoski, L.T., Weckman, S. 2009. Physical 3D models from LIDAR data as tactile maps for visually impaired persons. Proceedings of 1st International Conference on 3D Maps, True-3D in Cartography, Dresden, Germany.

 

2008

Heuten, W., Henze, N., Pielot, M., Boll, S. 2008. Tactile Wayfinder: A Non-Visual Support System for Wayfinding. Proceedings of NordiCHI 2008, Lund, Sweden.

 

Magnusson, C., Rassmus-Gröhn, K. 2008. A Pilot study on audio induced pseudo-haptics. Proceedings of HAID 08, 3rd International Workshop on Haptic and Audio Interaction Design, Jyväskylä, Finland.

 

Magnusson, C., Gutierrez, T., Rassmus-Gröhn, K. 2008. The ENABLED Editor and Viewer – simple tools for more accessible on line 3D models. Proceedings of ENACTIVE 08, Pisa, Italy.

 

McGookin, D., Brewster, S., Jiang, W. W. 2008. Investigating Touch Screen Accessibility for People with Visual Impairments. Proceedings of NordiCHI 2008, Lund, Sweden.

 

Pielot, M., Henze, N., Heuten, W., Boll, S. 2008. Evaluation of Continuous Direction Encoding with Tactile Belts. Proceedings of HAID 08, 3rd International Workshop on Haptic and Audio Interaction Design, Jyväskylä, Finland.

 

Sarjakoski, T., Sarjakoski, L. T. 2008. Mitä uutta tarkat3D-aineistot tarjoavat retkeilijälle? (in Eng. What kind of new possibilities accurate 3D GI databases will provide for the hikers?), Maankäyttö, pp. 50-52.

 

Szymkiewicz, K., Magnusson, C., Rassmus-Gröhn, K., Karic, E. 2008. Avatar Control and World Interaction in a Non-Visual 3D Gaming Environment. Proceedings of ENACTIVE 08, Pisa, Italy.

 

Weckman, S., 2008. Maps and Geographic Information for Visually Impaired People. Special Assignment in Cartography, Laboratory of Geoinformation and Positioning Technology, Department of Surveying, Faculty of Engineering and Architecture, Helsinki University of Technology, 37 p.