Bruce H. Thomas

Personal Homepage
http://www.unisanet.unisa.edu.au/staff/Homepage.asp?name=bruce.thomas
Employer
University of South Australia (http://www.unisa.edu.au)
Email
Bruce.Thomas@unisa.edu.au

Prof. Bruce H. Thomas Ph.D.

Director Wearable Computer Lab

School of Computer and Information Science

The University of South Australia Mawson Lakes, SA 5095, Australia

phone: 61 8 8302 3464

mobile 0408 828 942

fax: 61 8 8302 3381

Bruce.Thomas@unisa.edu.au

Publication Statistics

Publication period start
1995
Publication period end
2010
Number of co-authors
56

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Number of publications with favourite co-authors

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Publications

Lee, Wonwoo, Kruger, Antonio, Thomas, Bruce H., Wagner, Daniel, Pulli, Kari, Woo, Woontack (2010): International Symposium on Ubiquitous Virtual Reality 2009. In IEEE Pervasive Computing, 9 (2) pp. 78-80. http://doi.ieeecomputersociety.org/10.1109/MPRV.2010.35

Cunningham, Andrew, Close, Ben, Thomas, Bruce H., Hutterer, Peter (2009): TableMouse: a novel multiuser tabletop pointing device. In: Proceedings of OZCHI09, the CHISIG Annual Conference on Human-Computer Interaction , 2009, . pp. 169-176. http://doi.acm.org/10.1145/1738826.1738854

Piekarski, Wayne, Thomas, Bruce H. (2009): Through-Walls Collaboration. In IEEE Pervasive Computing, 8 (3) pp. 42-49. http://doi.ieeecomputersociety.org/10.1109/MPRV.2009.59

Thomas, Bruce H., Sandor, Christian (2009): What Wearable Augmented Reality Can Do for You. In IEEE Pervasive Computing, 8 (2) pp. 8-11. http://doi.ieeecomputersociety.org/10.1109/MPRV.2009.38

Avery, Ben, Sandor, Christian, Thomas, Bruce H. (2009): Improving Spatial Perception for Augmented Reality X-Ray Vision. In: IEEE Virtual Reality Conference 2009 VR 2009 14-18 March, 2009, Lafayette, Louisiana, USA. pp. 79-82. http://dx.doi.org/10.1109/VR.2009.4811002

Smith, Ross T., Thomas, Bruce H., Piekarski, Wayne (2008): Digital foam interaction techniques for 3D modeling. In: Feiner, Steven K., Thalmann, Daniel, Guitton, Pascal, Frohlich, Bernd, Kruijff, Ernst, Hachet, Martin (eds.) VRST 2008 - Proceedings of the ACM Symposium on Virtual Reality Software and Technology October 27-29, 2008, Bordeaux, France. pp. 61-68. http://doi.acm.org/10.1145/1450579.1450592

Furuhira, Akihiro, Marais, Wynand, Thomas, Bruce H. (2008): Supporting remote tangible robotic entertainment. In: Inakage, Masa, Cheok, Adrian David (eds.) Proceedings of the International Conference on Advances in Computer Entertainment Technology - ACE 2008 December 3-5, 2008, Yokohama, Japan. pp. 412. http://doi.acm.org/10.1145/1501750.1501862

Heinrich, Marko, Thomas, Bruce H., Mueller, Stefan, Sandor, Christian (2008): An augmented reality weather system. In: Inakage, Masa, Cheok, Adrian David (eds.) Proceedings of the International Conference on Advances in Computer Entertainment Technology - ACE 2008 December 3-5, 2008, Yokohama, Japan. pp. 170-173. http://doi.acm.org/10.1145/1501750.1501790

Stafford, Aaron, Piekarski, Wayne, Thomas, Bruce H. (2008): HOG on a WIM. In: IEEE Virtual Reality Conference 2008 VR 2008 8-12 March, 2008, Reno, Nevada, USA. pp. 289-290. http://dx.doi.org/10.1109/VR.2008.4480805

Richter, Jan, Thomas, Bruce H., Sugimoto, Maki, Inami, Masahiko (2007): Remote active tangible interactions. In: Proceedings of the 1st International Conference on Tangible and Embedded Interaction , 2007, . pp. 39-42. http://doi.acm.org/10.1145/1226969.1226977

Hutterer, Peter, Close, Benjamin, Thomas, Bruce H. (2006): Supporting Mixed Presence Groupware in Tabletop Applications. In: First IEEE International Workshop on Horizontal Interactive Human-Computer Systems Tabletop 2006 5-7 January, 2006, Adelaide, Australia. pp. 63-70. http://doi.ieeecomputersociety.org/10.1109/TABLETOP.2006.30

Toney, Aaron, Thomas, Bruce H. (2006): Considering Reach in Tangible and Table Top Design. In: First IEEE International Workshop on Horizontal Interactive Human-Computer Systems Tabletop 2006 5-7 January, 2006, Adelaide, Australia. pp. 57-58. http://doi.ieeecomputersociety.org/10.1109/TABLETOP.2006.9

Chen, Fang, Eades, Peter, Epps, Julien, Lichman, Serge, Close, Benjamin, Hutterer, Peter, Takatsuka, Masa, Thomas, Bruce H., Wu, Mike (2006): ViCAT: Visualisation and Interaction on a Collaborative Access Table. In: First IEEE International Workshop on Horizontal Interactive Human-Computer Systems Tabletop 2006 5-7 January, 2006, Adelaide, Australia. pp. 59-62. http://doi.ieeecomputersociety.org/10.1109/TABLETOP.2006.36

Thomas, Bruce H. (2006): Evaluation of three input techniques for selection and annotation of physical objects thro. In: Fifth IEEE and ACM International Symposium on Mixed and Augmented Reality - ISMAR 2006 October 22-25, 2006, Santa Barbara, CA, USA. pp. 33-36. http://dx.doi.org/10.1109/ISMAR.2006.297791

Stafford, Aaron, Piekarski, Wayne, Thomas, Bruce H. (2006): Implementation of god-like interaction techniques for supporting collaboration between out. In: Fifth IEEE and ACM International Symposium on Mixed and Augmented Reality - ISMAR 2006 October 22-25, 2006, Santa Barbara, CA, USA. pp. 165-172. http://dx.doi.org/10.1109/ISMAR.2006.297809

Slay, Hannah, Thomas, Bruce H. (2006): Evaluation of a universal interaction and control device for use within multiple heterogen. In: Piekarski, Wayne (eds.) AUIC 2006 - User Interfaces 2006 - 7th Australasian User Interface Conference January 16-19, 2006, Hobart, Tasmania, Australia. pp. 129-136. http://doi.acm.org/10.1145/1151758.1151777

Toney, Aaron, Thomas, Bruce H. (2006): Applying reach in direct manipulation user interfaces. In: Kjeldskov, Jesper, Paay, Jane (eds.) Proceedings of OZCHI06, the CHISIG Annual Conference on Human-Computer Interaction , 2006, . pp. 393-396. http://doi.acm.org/10.1145/1228175.1228255

Avery, Ben, Piekarski, Wayne, Warren, James R., Thomas, Bruce H. (2006): Evaluation of user satisfaction and learnability for outdoor augmented reality gaming. In: Piekarski, Wayne (eds.) AUIC 2006 - User Interfaces 2006 - 7th Australasian User Interface Conference January 16-19, 2006, Hobart, Tasmania, Australia. pp. 17-24. http://doi.acm.org/10.1145/1151758.1151759

Hutterer, Peter, Close, Benjamin, Thomas, Bruce H. (2006): TIDL: mixed presence groupware support for legacy and custom applications. In: Piekarski, Wayne (eds.) AUIC 2006 - User Interfaces 2006 - 7th Australasian User Interface Conference January 16-19, 2006, Hobart, Tasmania, Australia. pp. 117-124. http://doi.acm.org/10.1145/1151758.1151775

Hutterer, Peter, Smith, Mark T., Thomas, Bruce H., Piekarski, Wayne, Ankcorn, John (2005): Lightweight User Interfaces for Watch Based Displays. In: Billinghurst, Mark, Cockburn, Andy (eds.) AUIC 2005 - User Interfaces 2005 - Sixth Australasian User Interface Conference January-February, 2005, Newcastle, NSW, Australia. pp. 89-98. http://crpit.com/confpapers/CRPITV40Hutterer.pdf

Avery, Ben, Thomas, Bruce H., Velikovsky, Joe, Piekarski, Wayne (2005): Outdoor Augmented Reality Gaming on Five Dollars a Day. In: Billinghurst, Mark, Cockburn, Andy (eds.) AUIC 2005 - User Interfaces 2005 - Sixth Australasian User Interface Conference January-February, 2005, Newcastle, NSW, Australia. pp. 79-88. http://crpit.com/confpapers/CRPITV40Avery.pdf

King, Gary R., Piekarski, Wayne, Thomas, Bruce H. (2005): ARVino - Outdoor Augmented Reality Visualisation of Viticulture GIS Data. In: Fourth IEEE and ACM International Symposium on Mixed and Augmented Reality ISMAR 2005 5-8 October, 2005, Vienna, Austria. pp. 52-55. http://doi.ieeecomputersociety.org/10.1109/ISMAR.2005.14

Piekarski, Wayne, Thomas, Bruce H. (2004): Augmented Reality Working Planes: A Foundation for Action and Construction at a Distance. In: 3rd IEEE and ACM International Symposium on Mixed and Augmented Reality ISMAR 2004 2-5 November, 2004, Arlington, VA, USA. pp. 162-171. http://doi.ieeecomputersociety.org/10.1109/ISMAR.2004.17

Piekarski, Wayne, Avery, Ben, Thomas, Bruce H., Malbezin, Pierre (2004): Integrated Head and Hand Tracking for Indoor and Outdoor Augmented Reality. In: IEEE Virtual Reality Conference 2004 VR 2004 27-31 March, 2004, Chicago, IL, USA. pp. 11-18. http://doi.ieeecomputersociety.org/10.1109/VR.2004.45

Piekarski, Wayne, Smith, Ross, Thomas, Bruce H. (2004): Designing Backpacks for High Fidelity Mobile Outdoor Augmented Reality. In: 3rd IEEE and ACM International Symposium on Mixed and Augmented Reality ISMAR 2004 2-5 November, 2004, Arlington, VA, USA. pp. 280-281. http://doi.ieeecomputersociety.org/10.1109/ISMAR.2004.26

Cooper, Nicholas, Keatley, Aaron, Dahlquist, Maria, Mann, Simon, Slay, Hannah, Zucco, Joanne, Smith, Ross, Thomas, Bruce H. (2004): Augmented Reality Chinese Checkers. In: Proceedings of the 2004 ACM SIGCHI International Conference on Advances in Computer Entertainment Technology June 3-5, 2004, Singapore. pp. 117-126. http://doi.acm.org/10.1145/1067343.1067357

Slay, Hannah, Thomas, Bruce H., Vernik, Rudi, Piekarski, Wayne (2004): A Rapidly Adaptive Collaborative Ubiquitous Computing Environment to Allow Passive Detecti. In: Masoodian, Masood, Jones, Steve, Rogers, Bill (eds.) Computer Human Interaction 6th Asia Pacific Conference - APCHI 2004 June 29 - July 2, 2004, Rotorua, New Zealand. pp. 420-430. http://link.springer.de/link/service/series/0558/bibs/3101/31010420.htm

Piekarski, Wayne, Avery, Ben, Thomas, Bruce H., Malbezin, Pierre (2004): Colorplate: Integrated Head and Hand Tracking for Indoor and Outdoor Augmented Reality. In: IEEE Virtual Reality Conference 2004 VR 2004 27-31 March, 2004, Chicago, IL, USA. pp. 276. http://csdl.computer.org/comp/proceedings/vr/2004/8415/00/84150276abs.htm

Piekarski, Wayne, Thomas, Bruce H. (2003): Augmented reality user interfaces and techniques for outdoor modelling. In: SI3D 2003 , 2003, . pp. 225-226. http://doi.acm.org/10.1145/641480.641526

Toney, Aaron, Mulley, Barrie, Thomas, Bruce H., Piekarski, Wayne (2003): Social weight: designing to minimise the social consequences arising from technology use b. In Personal and Ubiquitous Computing, 7 (5) pp. 309-320. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00779-003-0245-8

Piekarski, Wayne, Thomas, Bruce H. (2003): Tinmith-Mobile Outdoor Augmented Reality Modelling Demonstration. In: 2003 IEEE and ACM International Symposium on Mixed and Augmented Reality ISMAR 2003 7-10 October, 2003, Tokyo, Japan. pp. 317-318. http://csdl.computer.org/comp/proceedings/ismar/2003/2006/00/20060317abs.htm

Piekarski, Wayne, Thomas, Bruce H. (2003): An Object-Oriented Software Architecture for 3D Mixed Reality Application. In: 2003 IEEE and ACM International Symposium on Mixed and Augmented Reality ISMAR 2003 7-10 October, 2003, Tokyo, Japan. pp. 247-. http://csdl.computer.org/comp/proceedings/ismar/2003/2006/00/20060247abs.htm

Piekarski, Wayne, Avery, Ben, Thomas, Bruce H., Malbezin, Pierre (2003): Hybrid Indoor and Outdoor Tracking for Mobile 3D Mixed Reality. In: 2003 IEEE and ACM International Symposium on Mixed and Augmented Reality ISMAR 2003 7-10 October, 2003, Tokyo, Japan. pp. 266-267. http://csdl.computer.org/comp/proceedings/ismar/2003/2006/00/20060266abs.htm

Thomas, Bruce H., Quirchmayr, Gerald, Piekarski, Wayne (2003): Through-Walls Communication for Medical Emergency Services. In International Journal of Human-Computer Interaction, 16 (3) pp. 477-496. http://www.leaonline.com/doi/abs/10.1207/S15327590IJHC1603_6

Piekarski, W., Thomas, Bruce H. (2003): ThumbsUp: Integrated Command and Pointer Interactions for Mobile Outdoor Augmented Reality. In: Stephanidis, Constantine (eds.) Proceedings of the Tenth International Conference on Human-Computer Interaction June 22-27, 2003, Crete, Greece. pp. 1223-1227.

Slay, Hannah, Phillips, Matthew, Thomas, Bruce H., Vernik, Rudi (2003): Keg Master: a Graph-Aware Visual Editor for 3D Graphs. In: Biddle, Robert, Thomas, Bruce H. (eds.) AUIC2003 - User Interfaces 2003 - Fourth Australasian User Interface Conference February, 2003, Adelaide, South Australia. pp. 99-103. http://crpit.com/confpapers/CRPITV18Slay.pdf

Piekarski, Wayne, Thomas, Bruce H. (2002): Tinmith-Hand: Unified User Interface Technology for Mobile Outdoor Augmented Reality and I. In: VR 2002 , 2002, . pp. 287-288. http://csdl.computer.org/comp/proceedings/vr/2002/1492/00/14920287abs.htm

Thomas, Bruce H., Piekarski, Wayne (2002): Glove Based User Interaction Techniques for Augmented Reality in an Outdoor Environment. In Virtual Reality, 6 (3) pp. 167-180. http://www.springerlink.com/index/10.1007/s100550200017

Thomas, Bruce H., Slay, Hannah, Vernik, Rudi (2002): Tangible User Interaction Using Augmented Reality. In: Grundy, John C., Calder, Paul R. (eds.) AUIC2002 - User Interfaces 2002 - Third Australasian User Interface Conference January-February, 2002, Melbourne, Victoria. pp. 13-20. http://www.crpit.com/confpapers/CRPITV7Slay.pdf

Piekarski, Wayne, Thomas, Bruce H. (2002): ARQuake: the outdoor augmented reality gaming system. In Communications of the ACM, 45 (1) pp. 36-38. http://doi.acm.org/10.1145/502269.502291

Thomas, Bruce H., Close, Benjamin, Donoghue, John, Squires, John, Bondi, Phillip De, Piekarski, Wayne (2002): First Person Indoor/Outdoor Augmented Reality Application: ARQuake. In Personal and Ubiquitous Computing, 6 (1) pp. 75-86. http://springerlink.metapress.com/openurl.asp?genre=article&issn=1617-4917&volume=6&issue=1&spage=75

Piekarski, Wayne, Thomas, Bruce H. (2002): The Tinmith System - Demonstrating New Techniques for Mobile Augmented Reality Modelling. In: Grundy, John C., Calder, Paul R. (eds.) AUIC2002 - User Interfaces 2002 - Third Australasian User Interface Conference January-February, 2002, Melbourne, Victoria. pp. 61-70. http://www.crpit.com/confpapers/CRPITV7Piekarski.pdf

Thomas, Bruce H., Grimmer, Karen, Zucco, Joanne, Milanese, Steve (2002): Where Does the Mouse Go? An Investigation into the Placement of a Body-Attached TouchPad M. In Personal and Ubiquitous Computing, 6 (2) pp. 97-112. http://springerlink.metapress.com/openurl.asp?genre=article&issn=1617-4917&volume=6&issue=2&spage=97

Thomas, Bruce H., Demczuk, V. (2002): Which animation effects improve indirect manipulation?. In Interacting with Computers, 14 (3) pp. 211-229.

Piekarski, Wayne, Thomas, Bruce H. (2002): Bread Crumbs: A Technique for Modelling Large Outdoor Ground Features. In: 2002 IEEE and ACM International Symposium on Mixed and Augmented Reality ISMAR 2002 30 September-1 October, 2002, Darmstadt, Germany. pp. 321. http://csdl.computer.org/comp/proceedings/ismar/2002/1781/00/17810321abs.htm

Piekarski, Wayne, Thomas, Bruce H. (2002): Bread Crumbs: A Technique for Modelling Large Outdoor Ground Features. In: 2002 IEEE and ACM International Symposium on Mixed and Augmented Reality ISMAR 2002 30 September-1 October, 2002, Darmstadt, Germany. pp. 269-270. http://csdl.computer.org/comp/proceedings/ismar/2002/1781/00/17810269abs.htm

Davies, Matthew L., Thomas, Bruce H. (2001): An Animated 3D Manipulator for Distributed Collaborative Window-Based Applications. In: AUIC 2001 - 2nd Australasian User Interface Conference 29 January - 1 February, 2001, Gold Coast, Queensland, Australia. pp. 116-123. http://csdl.computer.org/comp/proceedings/auic/2001/0969/00/09690116abs.htm

Piekarski, Wayne, Thomas, Bruce H. (2001): Tinmith-evo5 -- An Architecture for Supporting Mobile Augmented Reality Environments. In: 4th International Symposium on Augmented Reality ISAR 2001 29-30 October, 2001, New York, NY, USA. pp. 177-178. http://csdl.computer.org/comp/proceedings/isar/2001/1375/00/13750177abs.htm

Thomas, Bruce H. (2001): Using Augmented Reality to Support Collaboration in an Outdoor Environment. In: Proceedings of the Ninth International Conference on Human-Computer Interaction , 2001, . pp. 743-747.

Thomas, Bruce H., Calder, Paul (2001): Applying cartoon animation techniques to graphical user interfaces. In ACM Transactions on Computer-Human Interaction, 8 (3) pp. 198-222. http://doi.acm.org/10.1145/502907.502909

Thomas, Bruce H., Demczuk, Victor (2000): Evaluation of Animation Effects to Improve Indirect Manipulation. In: AUIC 2000 - 1st Australasian User Interface Conference 31 January - 3 February, 2000, Canberra, Australia. pp. 110-117. http://csdl.computer.org/comp/proceedings/auic/2000/0515/00/05150110abs.htm

Thomas, Bruce H. (1998): Warping to Enhance 3D User Interfaces. In: Third Asian Pacific Computer and Human Interaction July 15-17, 1998, Kangawa, Japan. pp. 169-175. http://csdl.computer.org/comp/proceedings/apchi/1998/8347/00/83470169abs.htm

Thomas, Bruce H., Calder, Paul (1995): Animating Direct Manipulation Interfaces. In: Robertson, George G. (eds.) Proceedings of the 8th annual ACM symposium on User interface and software technology November 15 - 17, 1995, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, United States. pp. 3-12. http://www.acm.org/pubs/articles/proceedings/uist/215585/p3-thomas/p3-thomas.pdf

Biddle, Robert, Thomas, Bruce H. (eds.) AUIC2003 - User Interfaces 2003 - Fourth Australasian User Interface Conference February, 2003, Adelaide, South Australia.