AH 2014

The 5th Augmented Human International Conference has been held at the University of Kobe, Japan, on March 7-9 2014.

Awards
Best Paper "AroundMe : Tominaga, Kawauchi, Rekimoto"
Best Presentation "JackIn: Kasahara, Rekimoto"



General Chair

Tsutomu Terada
Kobe University

Program Co-chairs

Kai Kunze
Osaka Prefecture University
Masahiko Inami
Keio University
Takuya Nojima
University of Electro-Communications

Finance Chair

Hideyuki Ando
Osaka University

Program Committee

Jun Rekimoto
Hideki Koike
Bruce Thomas

Publication Chair

Takanori Komatsu
Meiji University

Local Arrangement Chair

Kazuya Murao
Kobe University

Web Chair

Ruiwei Shen
Kobe University

Senior Reviewers

Albrecht Schmidt, Alex Olwal, Anusha Withana, Bruce Thomas, Charith Fernando

Chris Sandor, Daniel Saakes, Enrico Rukzio, Florian Michahelles, Florian Floyd Mueller

Gabriele Ferri, Hideaki Touyama, Hideki Koike, Hideo Saito, Hideyuki Ando

Hiroyuki Kajimoto, Iain Werry, Ian Oakley, Ido Aharon Iurgel, Itiro Siio

Jochen Huber, Jun Rekimoto, Kazuya Murao, Kenji Mase, Kevin Fan

Kristof Van Laerhoven, Maki Sugimoto, Martin Rieser, Masaaki Fukumoto, Masahiro Furukawa

Michael Beigl, Michiko Ohkura, Minoru Shinohara, Naoya Koizumi, Patrick John Coppock

Paul Lukowicz, Roshan Peiris, Seigneur Jean-Marc, Shoichi Hasegawa, Suranga Nanayakkara

Takuji Narumi, Yasuyuki Yanagida, Yeo Kianpeen, Yoichi Miyawaki, Yoshio Ishiguro

Yuki Hashimoto

Reviewers

Daisuke Iwai, Didier Stricker, Jingyuan Cheng, Jo Vermeulen, Junji Watanabe

Katsunari Sato, Kris Kitani, Mai Otsuki, Martin Pielot, Michita Imai, Naohisa Nagaya

Niels Henze, Takayuki Hoshi, Takumi Toyama, Wei-Chung Teng, Yasuaki Kakehi

Alireza Sahami, Andrea Bianchi, Augusto Esteves, Bastian Pfleging, Bonifaz Kaufmann

Buntarou Shizuki, Carlos Ballester Lafuente, Daniel Roggen, Daniel Makoto Tokunaga, Eugen Berlin

Francois De Sorbier, Hideaki Kuzuoka, Hideaki Uchiyama, Jason Orlosky, Kazuki Takashima

Kazunori Miyata, Kumaripaba Athukorala, Marko Borazio, Markus Funk, Masa Ogata

Mich Kitazaki, Michael Wand, Michi Sato, Miriam Greis, Munehiko Sato

Nobuchika Sakata, Norihisa Segawa, Pedro Ribeiro, Peter Weir, Raphael Wimmer

Rohit Ashok Khot, Ross Smith, Roy Shilkrot, Sandra Rebholz, Sandy Eggi

Seung-Chan Kim, Shogo Fukushima, Shunsuke Yoshimoto, Sittapong Settapat, Takuya Maekawa

Thuong N Hoang, Tomasz M. Rutkowski, Tomoya Kawakami, Ulrich Eck, Winyu Chinthammit

Wolfgang Mueller, Xavier Titi, Young-Woo Park, Yu Enokibori, Yuichiro Takeuchi

Yuji Oyamada, Yusuke Sugano, Yutaka Ishii


Steering Committee

Jean-Marc Seigneur, University of Geneva

Hideo Saito, Keio University

Hideki Koike, UEC Tokyo

Jun Rekimoto, University of Tokyo

Masahiko Inami, Keio University

Albrecht Schmidt, University of Stuttgart

Tsutomu Terada, Kobe University



Program


March 7th
10:00- Opening

10:30- 12:00 Touch

Chair: Takuya Nojima

・Illusion Cup: Interactive Controlling of Beverage Consumption Based on an Illusion of Volume Perception (Full Paper)
- Eiji Suzuki, Takuji Narumi, Sho Sakurai, Tomohiro Tanikawa, Michitaka Hirose
・Anywhere Surface Touch: Utilizing any surface as an input area(Full Paper)
- Takehiro Niikura, Yoshihiro Watanabe, Masatoshi Ishikawa
・Let Me Grab This: A Comparison of EMS and Vibration for Haptic Feedback in Free-Hand Interaction (Full Paper)
- Max Pfeiffer, Stefan Schneegass, Florian Alt, Michael Rohs
・Haptic Foot Interface for Language Communication (Short Paper)
- Erik Hill, Hiroyuki Hatano, Masahiro Fujii
・A Half-Implant Device on Fingernails (Short Paper)
- Emi Tamaki, Ken Iwasaki
12:00- 13:00 Lunch
13:00- 14:30 Sports

Chair: Hideyuki Ando

・Around Me: A System for Providing Sports Player's Self-images with an Escort Robot (Full Paper)  
- Junya Tominaga, Kensaku Kawauchi, Jun Rekimoto
・TAMA: Development of Trajectory Changeable Ball for Future Entertainment (Full Paper)  
- Tomoya Ohta, Shumpei Yamakawa, Takashi Ichikawa, Takuya Nojima
・HoverBall : Augmented Sports with a Flying Ball (Short Paper)
- Kei Nitta, Keita Higuchi, Jun Rekimoto
・PhotoelasticBall: A touch detectable ball using photoelasticity (Short Paper)
- Kei Nitta, Toshiki Sato, Hideki Koike, Takuya Nojima
・Video Generation Method Based on User’s Tendency of Viewpoint Selection for Multi-view Video Contents (Short Paper)
- Yuki Muramatsu, Takatsugu Hirayama, Kenji Mase
14:30- 15:00 Break & Demo-Poster
15:00- 16:30 Look into Your Eyes

Chair: Jun Rekimoto

・Boundary Conditions for Information Visualization with respect to the User’s Gaze (Full Paper)
- Marcus Tönnis, Gudrun Klinker
・Tearsense: A Sensor System for Illuminating and Recording Teardrops for Entertainment (Short Paper)  
- Marina Mitani, Yasuaki Kakehi
・Eyefeel & EyeChime: a Face to Face Communication Environment by Augmenting Eye Gaze Information (Short Paper)
- Asako Hosobori, Yasuaki Kakehi
・Present Information Through Afterimage with Eyes Closed (Short Paper)
- Kozue Nojiri, Suzanne Low, Koki Toda, Yuta Sugiura, Youichi Kamiyama, Masahiko Inami
・In the Blink of an Eye ? Combining Head Motion and Eye Blink Frequency for Activity Recognition with Google Glass (Short Paper)
- Shoya Ishimaru, Jens Weppner, Kai Kunze, Andreas Bulling, Koichi Kise, Andreas Dengel, Paul Lukowicz
16:30- 17:00 Break & Demo-Poster
17:00- 19:00 Reception & Demo-Poster
March 8th
 9:30- 10:30 Beyond Smartphones

Chair: Kai Kunze

・Using smart phone mobility traces for the diagnosis of depressive and manic episodes in bipolar patients (Full Paper)
- Agnes Gruenerbl, Venet Osmani, Gernot Bahle, Jose Carlos Carrasco, Stefan Oehler, Oscar Mayora, Christian Haring, Paul Lukowicz
・Emotional Priming of Mobile Text Messages with Ring-Shaped Wearable Device using Color Lighting and Tactile Expressions (Short Paper)
- Gilang Andi Pradana, Adrian David Cheok, Masahiko Inami, Jordan Tewell, Yongsoon Choi
・Pressure Detection on Mobile Phone By Camera and Flash (Short Paper)
- Suzanne D'Bel Low, Yuta Sugiura, Dixon Lo, Masahiko Inami
 11:00- 12:00 Look inside Your Body

Chair: Robin Bing-Yu Chen

・Towards Emotional Control through Neurofeedback (Full Paper)
- Marc Cavazza, Fred Charles, Gabor Aranyi, Stephen Gilroy, Gal Raz;Ilana Klovatch, Gilan Jackont, Talma Hendler
・Unloading muscle activation enhances force perception (Short Paper)
- Yuichi Kurita, Jumpei Sato, Takayuki Tanaka, Minoru Shinohara, Toshio Tsuji
・On the Tip of my Tongue - A Non-Invasive Pressure-Based Tongue Interface (Short Paper)
- Jingyuan Cheng, Ayano Okoso, Kai Kunze, Niels Henze, Albrecht Schmidt, Paul Lukowicz, Koichi Kise
12:00- 13:00 Lunch
13:00- 14:30 Keynote 1
14:30- 15:00 Break & Demo-Poster
15:00- 16:30 Wearables

Chair: Paul Lukowicz

・An Information Presentation Method for Head Mounted Display Considering Surrounding Environments (Full Paper)
- Masayuki Nakao, Tsutomu Terada, Masahiko Tsukamoto
・Implementation and Evaluation on a Concealed Interface using Abdominal Circumference (Full Paper)
- Hirotaka Sumitomo, Takuya Katayama, Tsutomu Terada, Masahiko Tsukamoto
・On Achieving Dependability for Wearable Computing by Device Bypassing (Short Paper)
- Tsutomu Terada, Seiji Takeda, Masahiko Tsukamoto
・Representing Indoor Location of Objects on Wearable Computers with Head-Mounted Displays (Short Paper)
- Markus Funk, Robin Boldt, Bastian Pfleging, Niels Henze, Albrecht Schmidt
・Evaluating Effect of Types of Instructions for Gesture Recognition with an Accelerometer (Short Paper)
- Kazuya Murao, Tsutomu Terada
16:30- 17:00 Break & Demo-Poster
18:00- 21:00 Banquet
March 9th
  9:30- 10:30 Driving

Chair: Marcus Tonnis

・Augmenting Expressivity of Artificial Subtle Expressions (ASEs): Preliminary Design Guideline for ASEs (Full Paper)
- Takanori Komatsu, Kazuki Kobayashi, Seiji Yamada, Kotaro Funakoshi, Mikio Nakano
・What Are You Talking About While Driving?: An Analysis of In-car Conversations Towards Conversation Sharing (Short Paper)
- Kohei Matsumura, Yasuyuki Sumi
・Multi-Touch Steering Wheel for In-Car Tertiary Applications using Infrared Sensors (Short Paper)
- Shunsuke Koyama, Yuta Sugiura, Masa Ogata, Anusha Withana, Yuji Uema, Makoto Honda, Sayaka Yoshizu, Chihiro Sannomiya, Kazunari Nawa, Masahiko Inami
  11:00- 12:00 Super Perception

Chair: Max Pfeiffer

・JackIn: Integrating the First Person View with Out-of- Body Vision Generation for Human-Human Augmentation (Full Paper)
- Shunichi Kasahara, Jun Rekimoto
・SpiderVision: Extending the Human Field of View for Augmented Awareness (Full Paper)  
- Kevin Fan, Jochen Huber, Suranga Nanayakkara, Masahiko Inami
・What's on your mind? Mental Task Awareness Using Single Electrode Brain Computer Interfaces (Short Paper)
- Alireza Sahami, Mariam Hassib, Niels Henze, Kai Kunze, Albrecht Schmidt
12:00- 13:00 Lunch
13:00- 14:30 Keynote 2
14:30- 15:00 Closing

Poster

・AnyButton: Unpowered, Modeless and Highly Available Mobile Input Using Unmodified Clothing Buttons
- Liwei Chan, Chien-Ting Weng, Rong-Hao Liang, Bing-Yu Chen
・Two-Level Fast-Forwarding Using Speech Detection for Rapidly Perusing Video   
- Kazutaka Kurihara, Yoko Sasaki, Jun Ogata, Masataka Goto
・TongueDx: A Tongue Diagnosis for Health Care on Smartphones
- Ini Ryu, Itiro Siio
・Fall Prevention Using Head Velocity Extracted From Visual Based VDO Sequences
- Nuth Otanasap and Poonpong Boonbrahm
・BubStack: A Self-Revealing Chorded Keyboard on Touch Screens to Type for Remote Wall Displays
- Hyeonjoong Cho, Chulwon Kim
・Development of tactile biofeedback system for amplifying horror experience
- Kouya Ishigaki, Ryoko Ueoka
・Real-time Typing Action Detection in a 3D Pointing Gesture Interface
- Risa Ishijima, Masakazu Higuchi, Takashi Komuro, Kayo Ogawa
・BITAIKA – development of self posture adjustment system
- Haruna Ishimatsu, Ryoko Ueoka
・Toward Practical Implementation of Emotion Driven Digital Camera using EEG
- Tomomi Takashina, Miyuki Yanagi, Yoshiyuki Yamariku, Yoshikazu Hirayama, Ryota Horie, Michiko Ohkura
・Narratology and Narrative Generation: Expanded Literary Theory and the Integration as a Narrative Generation System (2)
- Takashi Ogata, Shohei Imabuchi, Taisuke Akimoto
・A Fault Diagnostic System by Line Status Monitoring for Ubiquitous Computers Connected with Multiple Communication Lines
- Shintaro Kawabata, Shoji Sano, Tsutomu Terada, Masahiko Tsukamoto
・Single-Trial Decoding for an Event-Related Potential-Based Brain-Computer Interface
- Yaming Xu, Yoshikazu Nakajima
・Carrier Pigeon-like Sensing system: Animal–Computer Interface Design for Opportunistic Data Exchange Interaction for a Wildlife Monitoring Application   
- Keijiro Nakagawa, Hiroki Kobayashi, Kaoru Sezaki
・An Interface for Unconscious Learning using Mismatch Negativity Neurofeedback
- Ming Chang, Hiroyuki Iizuka, Yasushi Naruse, Hideyuki Ando, Taro Maeda
・User-Centered Design of a Lamp Customization Tool
- Monica Perusquía-Hernández, Hella Kriening, Ana Carina Palumbo, Barbara Wajda
・Haven't we met before? - A Realistic Memory Assistance System to Remind You of The Person in Front of You
- Masakazu Iwamura, Kai Kunze, Yuya Kato, Yuzuko Utsumi, Koichi Kise
・The Health Bar: A Persuasive Ambient Display to improve the office worker's well being
- Victor Mateevitsi, Khairi Reda, Jason Leigh, Andrew Johnson

Demo

・iMake : Computer-aided Eye Makeup
- Ayano Nishimura, Itiro Siio
・KinecDrone: Enhancing Somatic Sensation to Fly in the Sky with Kinect and AR.Drone
- Kohki Ikeuchi, Tomoaki Otsuka, Akihito Yoshii, Mizuki Sakamoto, Tatsuo Nakajima
・An Interactive System for Recognizing User Actions on a Surface using Accelerometers
- Naoya Isoyama, Tsutomu Terada, Masahiko Tsukamoto
・A System for Practicing Formations in Dance Performance Using a Two-Axis Movable Electric Curtain Track
- Shuhei Tsuchida, Tsutomu Terada, Masahiko Tsukamoto
・Pseudo- Transparent Tablet based on 3D Feature Tracking   
- Makoto Tomioka, Sei Ikeda, Kosuke Sato
・A Sound-based Lifelog System Using Ultrasound
- Hiroki Watanabe, Tsutomu Terada, Masahiko Tsukamoto
・Early Gesture Recognition Method with an Accelerometer
- Ryo Izuta, Kazuya Murao, Tsutomu Terada, Masahiko Tsukamoto
・A Multi-modal Interface for Performers in Stuffed Suits
- Yoshiyuki Tei, Tsutomu Terada, Masahiko Tsukamoto