Human-IST (Human Centered Interaction Science and Technology) aims to develop and evaluate new interface technologies that are usable, useful, and appealing to a broad section of people, and compatible with sustainability criteria. It is dedicated to research and training in Human-Computer Interaction combining expertise in computer science, psychology and sociology. 

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Streetwise: Survey on your spatial perception

There are thousands of maps - but none shows the quality of the room from the population's perspective. How do we perceive our living space? How do we experience the atmosphere of a place? Where do we…

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SPICE Project

The Human-IST Institute recently received an important SNF grant for a 3-years project (SPICE) in the context of the National Research Programme "Digital Transformation" (NRP 77).

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Aggregating Asymmetric Requirements by Intuitive Interfaces

Many real-world evaluation tasks are composed of mandatory and optional requirements, e.g., spacious basement or else spacious attic and low price and if possible short travel distance. Thus, the human-computer…

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Human-Building Interaction

Information Visualization

Multimodal Interaction

Cognitive Computing

Certificate of Advanced Studies in Interaction Science and Technology (CAS)
Master of Advanced Studies in Interaction Science and Technology (MAS)

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