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FOLDIO: Learn Programming in a Playful Way (Spin-off)
LASEC: Instant Fabrication of Stretchable Circuits
How do Epidermal Devices affect Tactile Perception?
Eliciting Single-hand Microgestures for Handheld Objects
Tacttoo: Thin and Flexible Electro-Tactile Actuator
Thin and Flexible On-Body Multi-Touch Sensors
SkinMarks: Enabling Interactions on Body Landmarks
iSkin: Elastic On-Body Touch Sensors
PrintScreen: Digital Fabrication of Thin-Film Displays
More Than Touch
Flexpad
A Cuttable Multi-Touch Sensor
FoldMe

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    • Marion Koelle receives Helene-Lange Award

      She was awarded the Helene-Lange-Preis 2020 for her doctoral research on “Designing Socially Acceptable Body-worn Cameras”. The award recognises outstanding dissertations contributing to digitalisation. Selection criteria include …More ...
    • Special Issue of ToCHI on Digital Touch

      We invite submissions to a special issue of ACM Transactions on Computer-Human Interaction on “Digital Touch: Reshaping interpersonal communicative capacity and social touch practices”. Guest …More ...
    • Honorable Mention Awards at ACM CHI 2020

      Two of our contributions at ACM CHI 2020 were recognized with Honorable Mention awards: Rapid Iron-On User Interfaces: Hands-on Fabrication of Interactive Textile Prototypes Konstantin …More ...
    • ACM SIGCHI Dissertation Award for Paul Strohmeier

      We are excited that Paul Strohmeier is going to receive an ACM SIGCHI Dissertation Award for his PhD thesis. Paul wrote his dissertation under the …More ...
    • Workshop at EuroHaptics 2020

      We organize a workshop at EuroHaptics 2020 on Designing Digital Touch: Social and Sensory Aspects and Challenges. You can find more information here. Related posts: …More ...
    • 5 Papers at CHI 2020

      We will be presenting five papers at CHI’20. PhysioSkin: Rapid Fabrication of Skin-Conformal Physiological Interfaces Aditya Shekhar Nittala, Saarland University, Saarland Informatics Campus, Saarbrücken, Germany …More ...
    • New post-doc Marion Koelle

      We welcome our new team member Marion Koelle. Marion is joining our lab as a post-doctoral fellow. She has previously been at the University of …More ...
    • Congrats, Dr. Daniel Gröger!

      Daniel Gröger has successfully defended his dissertation. Congratulations! The full dissertation entitled “Digital Fabrication of Custom Interactive Objects with Rich Materials” can be found online …More ...
    • Foldio kits: learn programming in a playful way

      Our spin-off Foldio has made first starter kits available. Based on foldable electronics and an easy-to-use microcontroller, children can learn about programming in a playful …More ...
    • Multi-Touch Kit is now on Github

      Code for our latest UIST 2019 paper: Multi-Touch Kit is now released on Github. You can find Tutorials and the code on Github . For …More ...
    • Best Paper Awards at UIST 2019

      Two of our contributions at ACM UIST 2019 are recognized with Best Paper awards: Soft Inkjet Circuits: Rapid Multi-Material Fabrication of Soft Circuits using a …More ...
    • Open PhD and post-doc positions

      We have openings for doctoral researchers and post-doctoral positions. All positions are fully funded. You can find more information here. Related posts: Openings for postdoctoral …More ...