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Götz Wintergerst

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Hemmert, Fabian, Müller, Alexander, Jagodzinski, Ron, Wintergerst, Götz and Joost, Gesche (2010): Reflective haptics: haptic augmentation of GUIs through frictional actuation of stylus-based interactions. In: Proceedings of the 2010 ACM Symposium on User Interface Software and Technology 2010. pp. 383-384.

In this paper, we present a novel system for stylus-based GUI interactions: Simulated physics through actuated frictional properties of a touch screen stylus. We present a prototype that implements a series of principles which we propose for the design of frictionally augmented GUIs. It is discussed how such actuation could be a potential addition of value for stylus-controlled GUIs, through enabling prioritized content, allowing for inherent confirmation, and leveraging on manual dexterity.

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Gläser, Thomas, Franke, Jens, Wintergerst, Götz and Jagodzinski, Ron (2009): Chemieraum: tangible chemistry in exhibition space. In: Villar, Nicolas, Izadi, Shahram, Fraser, Mike and Benford, Steve (eds.) TEI 2009 - Proceedings of the 3rd International Conference on Tangible and Embedded Interaction February 16-18, 2009, Cambridge, UK. pp. 285-288.

 
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There is an old English folk saying that goes, "If you can't stand the heat, get out of the kitchen." I have a different approach: Do something about the heat. The folk saying would have us accept the poor designs of the world. Why? After all, if people were responsible for the "heat" in the first place, then people should be able to do something about it. Is the kitchen too hot? Redesign it.

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