Perception of thermal stimuli for continuous interaction

Halvey, M., Wilson, G., Brewster, S. A. and Hughes, S. A. (2013) Perception of thermal stimuli for continuous interaction. In: ACM SIGCHI Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems, Paris, France, 27 Apr - 2 May 2013, pp. 1587-1592. (doi:10.1145/2468356.2468640)

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Publisher's URL: http://dx.doi.org/10.1145/2468356.2468640

Abstract

Thermal stimulation represents a relatively unexplored and potentially beneficial area of research for interface design. To date no research on thermal interfaces has looked at continuous thermal stimulation in detail. Here we begin to explore the design space offered by continuous thermal stimulation by conducting a controlled experiment that investigates perception of various thermal stimuli relative to a range of starting temperatures. Based on the experimental results, we discuss design implications and possible future work.

Item Type:Conference Proceedings
Status:Published
Refereed:Yes
Glasgow Author(s) Enlighten ID:Halvey, Dr Martin and Wilson, Dr Graham and Brewster, Professor Stephen and Hughes, Mr Stephen
Authors: Halvey, M., Wilson, G., Brewster, S. A., and Hughes, S. A.
Subjects:Q Science > QA Mathematics > QA75 Electronic computers. Computer science
College/School:College of Science and Engineering > School of Computing Science
Research Group:Glasgow Interactive Systems Group

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