PEOPLE / Aditya Shekhar | Nittala


PEOPLE / Aditya Shekhar | Nittala

Doctoral researcher

Aditya is a Phd student in the Embodied Interaction Group at the Max Planck Institute for Informatics and Saarland University. He received his MSc degree in Computer Science from the University of Calgary in Canada and a Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science & Engineering from M.S. Ramaiah Institute of Technology in India. During his Master studies, he worked on various HCI research projects focusing on spatial interaction techniques for 3D physical maps and mobile interaction techniques. He also spent three months at the Xerox Research Center in India working on novel mobile interaction techniques for visually impaired users.

Aditya’s research interests include physical computing, tangible user interfaces, and mobile interaction techniques. He is interested in creating novel physical interfaces that can embed themselves into our ubiquitous computing environments.


Phone: +49 681 302 71929
Office: E 1.7 Room 2.02
Website: Personal Page

SoloFinger Robust Microgestures while Grasping Everyday Objects Using microgestures...more

(CHI 2021)

PhysioSkin Rapid Fabrication of Skin-Conformal Physiological Interfaces Advances in rapid...more

(CHI 2020)

Like a Second Skin Understanding How Epidermal Devices Affect Human Tactile Perception The e...more
Like a Second Skin

(CHI 2019)

Honorable Mention Award

Multi-Touch Skin A Thin and Flexible Multi-Touch Sensor for On-Skin Input Skin-based touch i...more
Multi-Touch Skin

(CHI 2018)

SkinMarks Enabling Interactions on Body Landmarks Using Conformal Skin Electronics The bo...more

(CHI 2017)