Department of Systems Engineering and Engineering Management,

                    The Chinese University of Hong Kong


Human Computer Interaction in Pervasive Computing

Professsor Yuanchun SHI
Department of Computer Science
Tsinghua University

Date : April 27, 2006 (Thursday)

Time : 3:30 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.

Venue : Room 513, William M.W. Mong Engineering Building

(Engineering Building Complex Phase 2), CUHK

Personal Computer plus Graphic User Interface made history of today's desktop
computing. As computing becoming pervasive, people shouldn't interact with the
computing devices always by keyboard and mouse. Three major HCI issues in
pervasive computing are natural interfaces, context awareness and experience
record. At Tsinghua University, we study these HCI issues in smart space.
Smart space systems (Smart Classroom and SEMIC) in our lab are with multi-
modality user interfaces, such as pen-like direct manipulation on multiple
displays and voice command. Systems can provide user attentive services and
automatic experience record based on sensors and software platform.

Yuanchun SHI is a professor of the Department of Computer Science, the
director of HCI & Media Integration Institute, Tsinghua University and the
director of Pervasive Computing Division of Tsinghua National Lab of
Information Science and Technology. She received all her PhD, MS and BS in
Computer Science from Tsinghua University. She was a senior visiting scholar
at MIT AI lab in 2001. Her research interests include pervasive computing,
human computer interaction, network multimedia and eLearning technology. Shi
is now a visiting fellow at Computer Science Department, City University of
Hong Kong.


Note : Cookies and drinks will be available at 3:15 pm.



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Tel : 2609 8327
Email : hmmeng@se.cuhk.edu.hk

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