Author: Stefano Baraldi
Stefano Baraldi was born in Bologna in 1975. He studied at the University of Bologna and received a M.S. degree in computer science in 2005, after working several years as software architect for multimedia - intense and web - based CSCW applications. In his thesis he investigated ways to facilitate face-to-face knowledge-building activities proposing a natural interaction system for collaborative concept mapping based on gesture recognition. He is now a PhD student at the University of Florence bringing on his research on ambient groupware and interfaces to facilitate and enhance cognition.
Baraldi, Stefano, Benini, Luca, Cafini, Omar, Bimbo, Alberto Del, Farella, Elisabetta, Gelmini, Giulia, Landucci, Lea, Pieracci, Augusto, Torpei, Nicola (2008): Evolving TUIs with smart objects for multi-context interaction. In: Proceedings of ACM CHI 2008 Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems April 5-10, 2008, . pp. 2955-2960. http://doi.acm.org/10.1145/1358628.1358790
Baraldi, Stefano, Bimbo, Alberto Del, Landucci, Lea, Torpei, Nicola, Cafini, Omar, Farella, Elisabetta, Pieracci, Augusto, Benini, Luca (2007): Introducing tangerine: a tangible interactive natural environment. In: Lienhart, Rainer, Prasad, Anand R., Hanjalic, Alan, Choi, Sunghyun, Bailey, Brian P., Sebe, Nicu (eds.) Proceedings of the 15th International Conference on Multimedia 2007 September 24-29, 2007, Augsburg, Germany. pp. 831-834. http://doi.acm.org/10.1145/1291233.1291422