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Third European Tangible Interaction Studio (ETIS 2017)

We are co-organizing the third ETIS summer school on Tangible Interaction together with partners from France and Luxembourg. The summer school will take place from June 19-23. 2017. The submission deadline is on April 7, 2017. More information can be

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Papers at CHI 2017

We will present two full papers at CHI 2017: “SkinMarks: Enabling Interactions on Body Landmarks Using Conformal Skin Electronics” (by Martin Weigel, Aditya Shekhar Nittala, Alex Olwal & Jürgen Steimle) “Flexibles: Deformation-Aware 3D-Printed Tangibles for Capacitive Touchscreens” (by Martin Schmitz,

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New team members

We welcome two new team members: Our new post-doc Anusha Withana holds a PhD from Keio University, Japan, and has been a postdoctoral fellow at SUTD in Singapore. Mohamed Soliman joined us as a PhD student. He has previously been

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Congrats, Dr. Myroslav Bachynskyi!

On November 4th, Myroslav Bachynskyi has successfully defended his PhD dissertation on “Biomechanical Models for Human-Computer Interaction”. Congratulations! Myroslav is now a post-doc in Jörg Müller’s group at Aarhus University.

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Talk by Albrecht Schmidt (U Stuttgart)

It is our pleasure to announce an invited talk given by Prof. Albrecht Schmidt from the University of Stuttgart: Friday, November 4th at 11:00am in Bld. E1.7 001. The title is: “Amplifying the Mind with Digital Tools: Technologies to Enhance

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Maker Day 2016

The registration for the Maker Day 2016 is now open. The event will take place on December 9, starting at 2pm. More information here: Maker Day

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Talk by Kasper Hornbæk (U Copenhagen)

It is our pleasure to announce an invited talk given by Prof. Kasper Hornbæk from the University of Copenhagen: Wednesday, 28th of September at 11am in Bld. E1.7 001. The title is: “On being wrong, solving problems, and sharpening concepts

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ERC Starting Grant InteractiveSkin

The European Research Council has awarded an ERC Starting Grant to Jürgen Steimle. The grant, which is endowed with EUR 1.5 million over the next 5 years, is awarded to investigate how human skin can be used as an input

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Invited talk at E-MRS materials research conference

Jürgen Steimle will give an invited talk at the European Materials Research Society 2016 fall conference in Warsaw on Sep 20, 2016 with the title “Beyond Mass-Fabrication: End-user fabrication of personalized flexible sensors”.

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Visit and Talks by Speakers from Hasselt University (Belgium)

New Prospects for Ubiquitous Computing: Smart materials meet interactive computingFriday, 22 July 2016, 11:00-13:00, Bld. E1.7 (MMCI) Room 0.01Computing devices are getting seamlessly integrated into the physical environment and on the human body. This poses a number of hard challenges

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