Media Lab @ CHI 2015
CHI 2015 | Crossings
Date and time: 
Apr 18 15 9:00am - Apr 23 15 6:00pm

The theme for CHI 2015 is "Crossings": crossing borders, crossing boundaries, crossing disciplines, crossing people and technology, crossing past and future, crossing physical and digital, crossing art and science.

Case Studies
TRANSFORM: Embodiment of “Radical Atoms” at Milano Design Week | Hiroshi Ishii, Daniel Leithinger, Sean Follmer, Amit Zoran, Philipp Schoessler, and Jared Counts

Vision-Driven: Beyond Tangible Bits, Towards Radical Atoms | Hiroshi Ishii, Daniel Leithinger, Sean Follmer, Lining Yao, and Jifei Ou


Demo
The EmotiveModeler: An Emotive Form Design CAD Tool | Philippa Mothersill

Remnance of Form: Interactive Narratives through Unexpected Behaviors of a Shadow | Sang-won Leigh, Asta Roseway, Ann Paradiso, and Pattie Maes


Papers
bioLogic: Natto Cells as Nanoactuators for Shape Changing Interfaces | Lining Yao, Jifei Ou, Chin-Yi Cheng, Helene Steiner, Wen Wang, Guanyun Wang, and Hiroshi Ishii

FingerReader: A Wearable Device to Explore Text Reading on the Go | Roy Shilkrot, Jochen Huber, Meng Ee Wong, Pattie Maes, and Suranga Chandima Nanayakkara

GlassEar: Head-Mounted Sound Visualizations for the Deaf and Hard of Hearing | Dhruv Jain

Hybrid Practice in the Kalahari: Design Collaboration through Digital Tools and Hunter-Gatherer Craft | Jennifer Jacobs

NailO: Fingernails as an Input Surface | Cindy Hsin-Liu Kao and Artem Dementyev

SpecTrans: Versatile Material Classification for Interaction with Textureless, Specular and Transparent Surfaces | Munehiko Sato


Works in Progress
AfterMath: Visualizing Consequences of Actions through Augmented Reality | Sang-won Leigh and Pattie Maes

Cutting Edge Vision: Metal Embedded Optics for Smart Knives | Amit Zoran, Nan-Wei Gong, Roy Shilkrot, Shuo Yan, and Pattie Maes

Enabling Human Micro-Presence through Small-Screen Head-up Display Devices | Scott Greenwald, Mina Khan, and Pattie Maes

Exploring the Design of a Wearable Device to Turn Everyday Objects into Playful Experiences | Judith Amores, Xavier Benavides, Roger Boldu, and Pattie Maes

Linked-Stick: Conveying a Physical Experience using a Shape-Shifting Stick | Ken Nakagaki, Chikara Inamura, Pasquale Totaro, Thariq Shihipar, Chantine Akikyama, Yin Shuang, and Hiroshi Ishii

Passing On: Reader-Sourcing Gender Diversity in Wikipedia | J. Nathan Matias

ShowMe: A Remote Collaboration System that Supports Immersive Gestural Communication | Judith Amores, Xavier Benavides, and Pattie Maes

SmileTracker | Natasha Jaques


Videos
Cutting Edge Vision: Metal Embedded Optics for Smart Knives | Zoran, Amit, Nan-Wei Gong, Roy Shilkrot, Shuo Yan and Pattie Maes

Remnance of Form: Interactive Narratives with Augmented Shadows | Sang-won Leigh, Asta Roseway, and Ann Paradiso

TagMe: An Easy-to-Use Toolkit for Turning the Personal Environment into an Extended Communications Interface | Judith Amores, Xavier Benavides, Pattie Maes

TakeTwo: Using Google Glass for Augmented Memory | Scott W. Greenwald, Christian D. Vazquez, Pattie Maes

TRANSFORM as Adaptive and Dynamic Furniture | Luke Vink, Viirj Kan, Ken Nakagaki, Daniel Leithinger, Sean Follmer, Philipp Schoessler, Amit Zoran and Hiroshi Ishii