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My research and My favourite student project Alistair Edwards http://www-users.cs.york.ac.uk/~alistair
My research Novel forms of human-computer interaction To this From this…
Forms of interaction Speech Non-speech sounds Tactile Haptic Often inspired by users with particular needs blind older…
Research projects CreST The Creative Speech Network Interactive tactile maps Nickey Nazatul Mobile technology for older people Sonification
Research proposals Smalltalk a hybrid communicator for older people An ultra-context-aware communication aid MAT A Musical Aptitude Test
My favourite student project Psychophysics of touch and non-verbal characterisation of physical objects Theodoros Georgiou, 2012 Chosen because haptics is exciting Theo is a recent HCIT graduate and staying on some useful results - a publication?
Experiments 1.Do people use fruit and vegetable descriptions of simulated objects? No 2. Can people replicate texture of real objects on the Omni? No …well, sort-of