Category: Multi-Touch

HP Sprout – Blended Touch and Projection All-in-One PC

Well, that thing looks promising.

Posted in Hardware, Multi-Touch, Natural User Interfaces, Projection, Tangible Interfaces

SimProj: A Tool for the Calculation of Rear-Projection Mirroring

The SimProj Project provides a Processing-based (and therefore Java-based) application that provides a GUI for the simulated calculation of a video projection setup. SimProj allows to add and manipulate virtual projectors, mirrors and projection planes in order to show how

Posted in DIY, Multi-Touch, Projection, Video Projection

SecuVa – A Collaborative Gesture Framework Supporting Tabletop User Interfaces

In the course of his Master thesis at the Hochschule RheinMain, Tim Hofmann researched the possibilities of collaborative gestures on tabletop user interfaces. I supervised his thesis and am really impressed what Tim has created.

Posted in Gestures, HCI, Hochschule RheinMain, Multi-Touch, Tabletop Systems Tagged with: collaboration, gestures, Multi-Touch, tabletop

Hoverreact – An In-the-Air Gesture-Framework based on TUIO AS3 and SPIRITED

Dominik Huppmann accomplished his Master’s Thesis at the Hochschule RheinMain about the possibilities of a combined touch and in-the-air gestural interaction space. I supervised his thesis and am really proud of what Dominik achieved.

Posted in Gestures, Hochschule RheinMain, In-the-Air, microsoft kinect, Multi-Touch

The TwinTable – A Multi-Touch Tabletop System for Tangible Interaction

The TwinTable is a multi-touch tabletop system that Simon Lehmann and I have built at the RheinMain University. After my previous table, the Virttable, we wanted to go for something bigger and with Full HD. Furthermore, our goal was a

Posted in Hochschule RheinMain, Multi-Touch, Portfolio, Projection, Tabletop Systems, tracking

A Rear-Projection Mirror Fixture System for Multi-Touch Tabletops

Our multi-touch tabletop system TwinTable employs a rear-projected display with a diameter of approx. 46″. For the projection, we use an Acer H7350D DLP projector with FullHD resolution. In order to project the image correctly, we had to design a

Posted in Hochschule RheinMain, Multi-Touch, Projection

Combining the Microsoft Kinect with a Multi-Touch Tabletop System

In the context of our research work at the RheinMain University of Applied Sciences (see also, we combined two depth sensing cameras with a multi-touch tabletop system.

Posted in Gestures, Hochschule RheinMain, In-the-Air, microsoft kinect, Multi-Touch

Actracktive – Combined Multi-Touch and Fiducial Tracking for FTIR and DI Setups

My colleague Simon Lehmann has built the tracking framework Actracktive.

Posted in Hochschule RheinMain, Multi-Touch, Tangible Interfaces, tracking, tuio

Touchscreen Interface for Seamless Data Transfer Between the Real and Virtual Worlds

I still love the interaction between real documents and touch interfaces.

Posted in Augmented Reality, Gestures, Multi-Touch, Video Projection Tagged with: Multi-Touch, projection

A Few Impressions From ISE 2013 in Amsterdam

The ISE (Integrated Systems Electronics) is a »tradeshow for the professional AV and electronic systems industry«. If you are interested in multi-touch hardware like multi-touch tables, the ISE is the top venue in Europe. Therefore, I have attended the ISE

Posted in Multi-Touch