Activities

 

Committees

Student Research Competition Co-Chair at the International Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems (CHI) 2019

General Chair at Mensch und Computer (MUC) 2019

Program Chair at The 10th Augmented Human International Conference (AH) 2019

Program Committee member at the International Conference on Tangible, Embedded and Embodied Interaction (TEI) 2019

Program Chair at The 17th International Conference on Mobile and Ubiquitous Multimedia (MUM) 2018

WIP Chair at the International Conference on Tangible, Embedded and Embodied Interaction (TEI) 2018

Program Committee member at the International Symposium on Wearable Computers (ISWC) 2018

Program Committee member at the International Conference on Electronic Visualisation and the Arts London (EVA London) 2018

Program Committee member at the International Conference on Electronic Visualisation and the Arts Copenhagen (EVA Copenhagen) 2018

Art Track Chair at The 16th International Conference on Mobile and Ubiquitous Multimedia (MUM) 2017

Program Committee member at the ACM Multumedia 2017 for the Ubiquitous Multimedia track

Tutorial Chair at the International Conference on Human-Computer Interaction with Mobile Devices and Services (MobileHCI) 2017

Program Committee member at the CHI 17 Workshop on Amplification and Augmentation of Human Perception

Program Committee member at the International Conference on Electronic Visualisation and the Arts London (EVA London) 2017

Studio Chair at the International Conference on Tangible, Embedded and Embodied Interaction (TEI) 2017

Poster Chair at the The 15th International Conference on Mobile and Ubiquitous Multimedia (MUM) 2016

Program Committee member at the International Conference on Human-Computer Interaction with Mobile Devices and Services (MobileHCI) 2016

Program Committee member at the International Conference on Electronic Visualisation and the Arts London (EVA London) 2016

Demo Chair at the International Conference on Tangible, Embedded and Embodied Interaction (TEI) 2016

Program Committee member at The 14th International Conference on Mobile and Ubiquitous Multimedia (MUM) 2015

Workshop Co-Organizer: Interactive Personal Displays through Mobile Projection, MobileHCI 2015

Program Committee member at the Workshop on Affective Touch (WAT’15) at The Sixth biannual Humaine Association Conference on Affective Computing and Intelligent Interaction (ACII) 2015

Poster Chair at Mensch und Computer (MUC) 2015

Program Committee member at the ACM Interactive Tabletops and Surfaces Conference (ITS) 2014

Program Committee member at the International Conference on Tangible, Embedded and Embodied Interaction (TEI) 2014

Workshop Co-Organizer: Gesture-based Human-Computer Interaction at AAL Congress, Berlin (AAL 2012)

Workshop Co-Organizer: Body, Movement, Gestures & Tactility in Interaction with Mobile Devices, (MobileHCI 2011)

 

Reviewing

Augmented Human International Conference (AH): 2017

Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems (CHI): 2012-2018

CHI PLAY: 2018

Conference on Designing Interactive Systems (DIS): 2014, 2016, 2017

EuroHaptics (2014)

i-com: Be-greifbare Interaktion (2012)

IEEE Transactions on Human-Machine Systems (THMS) (2015)

INTERACT 2017

International Conference on Interactive Surfaces and Spaces (ISS, former ITS): 2012-2014, 2018

Journal on Interacting with Computers (IWC) (2014, 2018)

International Conference on Human-Computer Interaction with Mobile Devices and Services (MobileHCI): 2012-2018

Mindtrek: 2017

International Conference on Mobile and Ubiquitous Multimedia (MUM): 2013, 2015-2016

NordiCHI: 2014

International Conference on Tangible, Embedded and Embodied Interaction (TEI): 2013-2016

ACM Transactions on Computer-Human Interaction (TOCHI): 2018

International Joint Conference on Pervasive and Ubiquitous Computing (Ubicomp): 2014

Symposium on User Interface Software and Technology (UIST): 2013, 2015

 

Academic Honors

Guest professor fellowship at Graduate School of Media Design, Keio University, Tokio, 2018

CIS Future Scholars Program at Microsoft Research (MSR) Melbourne, 2018

DAAD travel funding for attending the 15th International Conference on Mobile and Ubiquitous Multimedia (MUM), Rovaniemi, Finland, 2016

Guest professor fellowship at University of Bordeaux, funded by LaBRI, 2016

PhD scholarship of TU Berlin, 2013-2014

Guest residency of the Art, Science & Business program at Akademie Schloss Solitude, 3 months in 2013

DAAD Research internships in Science and Engineering (RISE) Grant for supervising an US intern, 2013

DAAD travel funding for attending an invited talk at University College London, 2013

W-ACM for attending the International Conference on Tangible, Embedded and Embodied Interaction (TEI) 2013

TU-DOC scholarship for attending the ACM SIGCHI’s International Conference on Human-Computer Interaction with Mobile Devices and Services (MobileHCI) 2012

Doctoral Consortium at the SIGCHI Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems (CHI) 2012

Graduate Student Consortium at the International Conference on Tangible, Embedded and Embodied Interaction (TEI) 2011 – 2013

PhD scholarship of the Integrated Graduate Program Human-Centric Communications, 2010 – 2013

 

Teaching

Human-Computer Interaction, in MA Digital Reality, WS 2018/19, HAW Hamburg

3D Modelling, in MA Digital Reality, WS 2018/19, HAW Hamburg

Mixed Reality, in BA Media Systems, WS 2018/19, HAW Hamburg

Interaction Design, in BA Human-Computer Interaction, SS 2017, University of Hamburg

Empirical Methods in Human-Computer Interaction, SS 2017, Workshop at the ACM sponsored Summer School: Lodz Summer School on Methods in HCI

Media Design Project, in BA Media Systems, WS 2017/18, HAW Hamburg

Media Informatics, in BA Media Systems, WS 2016/17 – SS 2018, HAW Hamburg

Computer Science 1, in BA Media Systems, WS 2016/17 – SS 2018, HAW Hamburg

Relational Databases, in BA Media Systems, WS 2016/18 – SS 2017, HAW Hamburg

Research Paper Writing, in MA Media Spaces, SS 2016, SS 2017, BTK – University of Art and Design

Virtual Exhibition, in BA Interaction Design, SS 2016, BTK – University of Art and Design

Media Spaces Project, in MA Media Spaces, WS 2015/16, SS2016, BTK – University of Art and Design

Creative Coding 2, in BA Interaction Design, WS 2015/16, BTK – University of Art and Design

Game Programming: Conception, in BA Game Design, WS 2015/16, BTK – University of Art and Design

Empirical Methods in Human-Computer Interaction, SS 2015, Workshop at the German University Cairo

Interacting with Large Displays, SS 2015, University of Stuttgart

Mobile Gaming, with Niels Henze, SS 2015, University of Stuttgart

Media Informatics, with Albrecht Schmidt, WS 2014/15, University of Stuttgart

Multimodal Interaction for Ubiquitous Systems, WS 2014/15, University of Stuttgart

Human Computer Interaction, with Albrecht Schmidt, Niels Henze, SS 2014, SS 2015, University of Stuttgart

Human-Robot Interaction, with Albrecht Schmidt, SS 2014, University of Stuttgart

Quality & Usability Project,  SS 2012 – SS 2013, Technical University (TU) Berlin

Mobile & Physical Interaction, with Jörg Müller, WS 2012/13, Technical University (TU) Berlin

Designing Multimedia Systems, WS 2009/10, University of Applied Sciences (HTW) Berlin

 

Supervised Theses

Master Thesis of Camille Schaeffer: Proxemics in the performing arts: An investigation into intimacy in the performing space!, MA in Media Spaces, 2018, University of Applied Sciences Europe, Berlin

Master Thesis of André Kowalewski: Ray Trace Rendering in Real-Time Applications, MA in Game Design, 2018, Hamburg University of Applied Sciences (HAW)

Master Thesis of Christoffer Kejlstrup: On translation of the analog and digital in art, 2018, MA in Media Spaces, 2018, University of Applied Sciences Europe, Berlin

Bachelor Thesis of Daniel Menke: A Framework for Object Recognition in heterogenic Product Databases, 2017, BA in Media Systems, Hamburg University of Applied Sciences (HAW)

Master Thesis of Claudia Livia: Emotional Resonance. An Exploration of Empathy Through Art, 2017, MA in Media Spaces, BTK – University of Art and Design Berlin

Master Thesis of Lydia Smolin: Perceptive Motion. The affects of motion through a specific space, 2017, MA in Media Spaces, BTK – University of Art and Design Berlin

Master Thesis of Chompunuch Vanichayanguranon: The power of smell. Subconscious influences on human guidance system, 2017, MA in Media Spaces, BTK – University of Art and Design Berlin

Bachelor Thesis of Philipp Krueger: Fractal Space Time, 2017, BA in Motion Design, BTK – University of Art and Design Berlin. AWARDED as BEST THESIS IN MOTION DESIGN 2016/17

Bachelor Thesis of Salma Amr: Obstacle Interaction for Walking Interventions Using Floor Projections, 2015, Institute for Visualization and Interactive Systems (VIS), University of Stuttgart

Bachelor Thesis of Rami Khalil: Prototyping Interactive Architecture Using VR, 2015, Institute for Visualization and Interactive Systems (VIS), University of Stuttgart

Bachelor Thesis of Mayar ElMohr: An Augmented Drilling Machine for Smart Whole Positioning, 2015, Institute for Visualization and Interactive Systems (VIS), University of Stuttgart

Master Thesis of Carlos Alberto Franco Salazar: Target Selection on Hand Held Tablets, 2015, Institute for Visualization and Interactive Systems (VIS), University of Stuttgart

Master Thesis of Essam Abdelhady: Proximity Interaction for Interactive Exhibitions, 2015, Institute for Visualization and Interactive Systems (VIS), University of Stuttgart

Bachelor Thesis of Mathias Landwehr: Ego-perspektive video indexing for cognitive-efficient video browsing, 2015, Institute for Visualization and Interactive Systems (VIS), University of Stuttgart

Bachelor Thesis of Timm Bäder: Enriching passive touch sensation on flat surfaces using visual feedback, 2014, Institute for Visualization and Interactive Systems (VIS), University of Stuttgart

Master Thesis of Carlos Barrera: Simulating Material Properties using Intersensory Feedback, 2014, Institute of Software Engineering and Theoretical Computer Science, TU Berlin

Master Thesis of Tu Duy Diep: Exploration of the Design Space for Electrostatic Tactile Stimulation, 2014, Institute of Software Engineering and Theoretical Computer Science, TU Berlin

Master Thesis of Stephan Meyer: Remote Mobile Control using Inertia Sensors, 2014, Institute of Software Engineering and Theoretical Computer Science, TU Berlin

Master Thesis of Jonas Willaredt: Seamless Connections of a Finger-mounted Interface and generic Hand-held Devices, 2013, Institute of Software Engineering and Theoretical Computer Science, TU Berlin

Bachelor Thesis of Markus Schneider: Comparison of Direct and Indirect Touch for pointing on the Front and the Back of Tablets, 2013, Institute of Software Engineering and Theoretical Computer Science, TU Berlin

Bachelor Thesis of Budi Yanto: Implementing Biomechanic Feasibility Predictors into a Hand Model, 2013, Institute of Software Engineering and Theoretical Computer Science, TU Berlin

Bachelor Thesis of Felix Widmaier: Noise Resistant Tap Recognition on Mobile Devices using the Built-in Microphone, 2013, Institute of Software Engineering and Theoretical Computer Science, TU Berlin

Master Thesis of Christopher-Eyk Hrabia: Developing Software to detect and analyze Sensor-based Hand Motion Data for the Purpose of Research on Gestural Interaction, 2012, Institute of Software Engineering and Theoretical Computer Science, TU Berlin

 

Invited Talks

Invited at Dagstuhl Seminar 18322 on Human-Computer Integration, Dagstuhl 2018

Invited talk at the Faculty of Fine Arts and Music at University of Melbourne, Melbourne 2018: Animation Research: Aesthetics in Virtual Character Design

Invited talk at Science Gallery, Melbourne 2018: Interactive Towards Integrated Exhibition Concepts using Mixed Reality

Invited talk at the Empathic Computing Lab, Adelaide 2018: Challenges of Smart and AR Cameras: Designing for Social Acceptance

Invited talk at the Microsoft Research Centre for Social Natural User Interfaces at The University of Melbourne, Melbourne 2018: Designing for usable novel interaction

Invited subnetTalk at Schmiede, Hallein, Saline, Pernerinsel, 29th September 2017: The Digital in the Arts and in Exhibitions

Invited at Dagstuhl Seminar 17062 on Beyond VR and AR: Reimagining Experience Sharing and Skill Transfer Towards an Internet of Abilities, Dagstuhl 2017

Invited talk at Conference on Electronic Media & Visual Art. Berlin 2016: Digital Art & Media Spaces

Invited talk at University of Arts and Industrial Design, Linz, Austria, at the Campus Educator Forum associated with the Ars Electronica Festival, 2016: Media Spaces

Invited talk at Inria, Bordeaux, France, 2016: Interacting with Everyday Objects and Smart Things

Internal talk at Culture Lab, Newcastle, UK, 2015

Invited at Dagstuhl Seminar 14362 on Augmenting Human Memory, Dagstuhl 2014

Invited conference talk at Deutsches Kulturerbe auf dem Weg in die Europeana II, Berlin, 2014: meSch: A platform for designing tangible and embedded interaction in exhibitions

Human-Centered Technology (IHTE), Tampere University of Technology, 2014: Tablet Interaction with Grasping Hands

Interaction Lab at Holon Institute of Technology (HIT), Tel Aviv, 2014: Interaction with Grasping Hands

University of Oldenburg, Media Informatics and Multimedia Systems Group, 2013: Ergonomics of grasp- and touch-based interaction

ACM SIGCHI Paris Chapter, Télécom ParisTech, 2013: Microinteractions: Finger mounted sensors for ubiquitous and busy-hand interfaces

University College London (UCL) Interaction Centre, 2013: Grasp-based interaction

AAL Congress Berlin. Workshop on Gesture-based Interactions, 2012: Technologien der Gesten-basierten Mensch-Computer-Interaktion

Glasgow University. GIST Talk, 2011: Microinteractions: Flexible grips for gesture-based interacting

Sydney University. Design Lab, 2011: Augmenting manual grasping tasks through microinteractions

Quality & Usability Laboratories. Research Colloquium, TU Berlin, 2010

 

Awards

Honorable Mention Award: ACM International Conference on Human-Computer Interaction with Mobile Devices and Services (MobileHCI) 2017

Best Paper Award: International Conference on Mobile and Ubiquitous Multimedia (MUM) 2015

Design Competition Invitation: ACM International Conference on Tangible, Embedded and Embodied Interaction (TEI) 2011

3rd Price: Interfilm Short Film Festival

 

Memberships

ACM (Association for Computing Machinery)

2011 – 2014 Member of the non-profit organisation Werkstatttraum e.V.

2005 – 2009 Member of Youth Media Workshop Hohenschönhausen e.V.