Springer AH Research Journal

We are pleased to announce that Springer has accepted the creation of a new Journal dedicated to Augmented Human Research!

Rationale to start the Journal:
The Augmented Human (AH) International Conference Series started in
2010 and are attracting more and more researchers and industrials. For
example, the AH mailing lists has now more than 1000 subscribers. The
AH Research Journal will publish extended and revised versions of
the best papers published at the yearly conference plus others
directly submitted to the Journal.

Names and affiliations of the Editors in Chief:
Masahiko Inami , Keio University, Japan
Pranav Mistry, Global Vice-President, Samsung Electronics, USA
Jean-Marc Seigneur, University of Geneva, Switzerland

Editorial Board Members:
Jun Rekimoto, University of Tokyo / Sony Computer Science Laboratories, Japan
Hideki Koike, Tokyo Institute of Technology, Japan
Tsutomu Terada, University of Kobe, Japan
Ellen Do Yi Luen, National University of Singapore
Suranga Nanayakkara, Augmented Human Lab, Singapore University of Technology and Design, Singapore
Albrecht Schmidt, University of Stuttgart, Germany
Guillaume Moreau, Ecole Centrale de Nantes, France
Woontack Woo, Augmented Human Research Center, Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology, Korea
Lim Joo Hwee, Institute for Infocomm Research, A*Star, Singapore
Alexandre Mauron, Institute of Ethics, History and Humanities, Faculty of Medicine, University of Geneva, Switzerland 

Aims and scope of the journal:
The Augmented Human Research Journal invites scientific contributions
towards augmenting human capabilities through technology for increased
well-being and enjoyable human experience.

The topics of interest include, but are not limited to:
  * Augmented Sports and Serious Games
  * Bionics and Biomechanics
  * Exoskeletons and Super Human Technologies
  * Interactions between Augmented Humans and Smart Cities
  * Brain-Computer Interfaces, Muscle Interfaces and Implanted Interfaces
  * Wearable Computing and Ubiquitous Computing
  * Augmented and Mixed Reality
  * Augmented Fashion, Art and Tourism
  * Smart Objects, Smart Textiles an IoT Augmenting Humans
  * Assistive Augmentation, Rehabilitative Interfaces and Games
  * Alternative or Novel Feedback Modalities
  * Interfaces, Services and Applications for Human Enhancement
  * Cognitive Augmentation of the Human Intellect
  * Augmented Healthcare, Quality of Life & Well-being
  * Human Sensory Substitution and Fusion
  * Hardware, Material, Substances and Sensors for Human Augmentation
* Human-Factor Study, Field Study and User Study of Augmented Human Technologies
  * Safety, Trust, Privacy and Security of Augmented Human Technologies
  * Ethical and Medical Aspects of Augmented Humanity


The first call for Journal papers will be posted soon to the AH mailing list and Web site. The first issue should be published before the end of 2016.