CHI NL Read: Cultural Heritage Artifacts and Material Experiences

Image 4: The mixed reality prototype showing a) the physical dummy of the book, and mixed reality views (b-f), with b-d) enhanced fold-ability, e) age-ability, and f) tear-ability. (Original book: (c) ‘Tip en Top boven de Wolken’, Vojtěch Kubašta, 1964, adapted with permission).

We are delighted to welcome Willemijn Elkhuizen who shares her CHI 2024 paper called On the Role of Materials Experience for Novel Interactions with Digital Representations of Historical Pop-up and Movable Books. Hi, what’s your name? Hi, my name is Willemijn Elkhuizen Citation: Willemijn Elkhuizen, Jeff Love, Stefano Parisi, and Elvin Karana. 2024. On the… Continue reading CHI NL Read: Cultural Heritage Artifacts and Material Experiences

CHI NL Meet: Simone de Droog on Child-robot relationships

What’s your interest in robots?I am particularly interested in the relationship between robots and children. It’s not so much the technology itself that I find interesting. I find anything non-human that we interact with to have something magical about it. In the past, I have not only looked at robots, but also at characters and… Continue reading CHI NL Meet: Simone de Droog on Child-robot relationships

CHI NL Read: The Design Space of Direct Interactions with Flavobacteria

Flavobacteria’s visual response to human inputs of pressing, tilting and swiping.

We are very pleased to have Clarice Risseeuw showcase her CHI 2024 paper with us, titled “(Re)activate, (Re)direct, (Re)arrange: Exploring the Design Space of Direct Interactions with Flavobacteria”. Figures of application concepts, in which Flavobacteria act as a qualitative display through a diverse range of grown patina affected by human input, i.e., living traces. What’s… Continue reading CHI NL Read: The Design Space of Direct Interactions with Flavobacteria

CHI NL Read: Social Media Detox

Hello everyone! We are very pleased to have Aditya Kumar Purohit showcase his upcoming CHI 2023 paper with us, titled “Starving the Newsfeed for Social Media Detox: Effects of Strict and Self-regulated Facebook Newsfeed Diets“. [Reading time: min.] What’s your name? Hi, my name is Aditya Kumar Purohit. Citation: Aditya Kumar Purohit, Kristoffer Bergram, Louis… Continue reading CHI NL Read: Social Media Detox

CHI NL Read: Handling Failures in Deep Learning Computer Vision Models

Hello everyone! We are very pleased to have Agathe Balayn showcase her upcoming CHI 2023 paper with us, titled “Faulty or Ready? Handling Failures in Deep-Learning Computer Vision Models until Deployment: A Study of Practices, Challenges, and Needs.“. [Reading time: min.] What’s your name? Hi, my name is Agathe Balayn. Citation: Agathe Balayn, Natasa Rikalo,… Continue reading CHI NL Read: Handling Failures in Deep Learning Computer Vision Models

CHI NL Read: Conformity Effect Across Cultures

Hello everyone! We are very pleased to to have Christine Bauer showcase her recent CHI 2022 Late-Breaking Work (LBW) with us, titled “To flip or not to flip: conformity effect across cultures“. [Reading time: min.] Author names: Bruce Ferwerda and Christine Bauer Citation: Bruce Ferwerda and Christine Bauer. 2022. To Flip or Not to Flip:… Continue reading CHI NL Read: Conformity Effect Across Cultures

CHI NL Read: Habilyzer Open-Ended Sensor Kit

Hello everyone! We are very excited to to have Tjeu van Bussel showcase his recent CHI 2022 Late-Breaking Work (LBW) with us, titled “Habilyzer: Empowering Office Workers to Investigate Their Working Habits Using an Open-Ended Sensor Kit“. [Reading time: min.] Lead author’s name: Tjeu van Bussel Citation: van Bussel, T., van den Heuvel, R., &… Continue reading CHI NL Read: Habilyzer Open-Ended Sensor Kit

CHI NL Read: Metaphorical Agent Representation in Conversational Crowdsourcing

Hello everyone! We are very excited to to have Ji-Youn Jung showcase her recent CHI 2022 Paper with us, titled “Great Chain of Agents: The Role of Metaphorical Representation of Agents in Conversational Crowdsourcing“. [Reading time: min.] Lead author’s name: Ji-Youn Jung Citation: Ji-Youn Jung, Sihang Qiu, Alessandro Bozzon, and Ujwal Gadiraju. 2022. Great Chain… Continue reading CHI NL Read: Metaphorical Agent Representation in Conversational Crowdsourcing