Dr Eva Hornecker


Computer and Information Sciences


Forging memorable and multisensory museum visiting experiences : tangible interaction, co-design, digital fabrication and Do-It-Yourself approaches
Damala Areti, Hornecker Eva, Ruthven Ian, Ciolfi Luigina, Petrelli Daniela
Digital Heritage 2014 : Digital Communities in Action, (2014)
Let's jam the reactable : peer learning during musical improvisation with a tabletop tangible interface
Xambó Anna, Hornecker Eva, Marshall Paul, Jorda Sergi, Dobbyn Chris, Laney Robin
ACM Transactions on Computer-Human Interaction Vol 20, (2013)
Assessing the effectiveness of direct gesture interaction for a safety critical maritime application
Bjorneseth Froy Birte, Dunlop Mark, Hornecker Eva
International Journal of Human Computer Studies Vol 70, pp. 729–745, (2012)
Beyond affordance : tangibles' hybrid nature
Hornecker Eva
Proceedings of the Sixth International Conference on Tangible, Embedded and Embodied Interaction, pp. 175-182, (2012)
Urban HCI : spatial aspects in the design of shared encounters for media facades
Fischer Patrick Tobias, Hornecker Eva
Proceedings of the 2012 ACM Annual Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems, pp. 307-316, (2012)
What do lab-based user studies tell us about in-the-wild behavior? : insights from a study of museum interactives
Hornecker Eva, Nicol Emma
Proceedings of Designing Interactive Systems (DIS'12), pp. 358-367, (2012)

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Professional activities

Interactive Tabletops and Surfaces 2012 Conference
Designing Interactive Systems 2012
Engagement and interaction with museum installations
Interacting with Computers
Editorial board member
ACM CHI 2012
co-organizer of summer school + keynote lecture

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Material Encounters with Digital Cultural Heritage
Damala, Areti (Research Co-investigator) Ruthven, Ian (Principal Investigator) Hornecker, Eva (Principal Investigator)
meSch is a 4-year EU funded project with the goal of co-designing novel platforms for the creation of tangible exhibits at heritage sites: curators will be able to offer visitors new interactive experiences by means of material interaction with smart objects.
Period 01-Feb-2013 - 31-Jan-2017
Institutional Sponsorship 2012 - University Of Strathclyde / RA4747
Anusas, Michael (Co-investigator) Hornecker, Eva (Co-investigator)
Period 01-Apr-2012 - 31-Mar-2013
BTG- Researcher-led Project
Anusas, Michael (Principal Investigator) Hornecker, Eva (Principal Investigator) Fischer, Patrick Tobias (Co-investigator)
collaboration between DMEM and CIS Mobiquitous Lab, bringing together DMEM's experience and facilities in creative design and prototyping with Mobiquitous Lab experience in developing digital-physical devices and public space installations. The project develops a public space object, the plaza-puck.
Period 05-Sep-2011
Interactive testing for Robert Burns Birthplace Museum
Hornecker, Eva (Principal Investigator) Dunlop, Mark (Co-investigator)
Period 05-Jul-2010 - 31-Oct-2011

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