by Staff Writers
Bristol, UK (SPX) May 11, 2016
New research that discusses how people will interact with technology in the future will be presented this week at one of the world's most important conferences on human-computer interfaces, ACM CHI 2016, in San Jose.
A team of researchers led by Professor Mike Fraser and Dr Anne Roudaut from Bristol University's Bristol Interaction Group (BIG) group, will present six papers at the international conference. The conference brings together researchers from universities, corporations and start-ups from across the world and could change the way people interact and collaborate in the future.
The research being presented, which could be future applications, includes:
PowerShake - power transfer interactions for mobile devices
Investigating text legibility on non-rectangular displays
EMPress - practical hand gesture classification with wrist-mounted electromyography (EMG) and pressure sensing
GauntLev - a wearable to manipulate free-floating objects
Sustainable interaction design, cloud services and the digital infrastructure
Shared language and the design of home healthcare technology
Dr Anne Roudaut, Lecturer from the University's Department of Computer Science and BIG group, said: "The body of research we are presenting shows that human-computer interfaces have an important role to play in how people will interact and use technology in the future."
University of Bristol
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