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eHealth | 29.03.2017

Communication Science/ HCIC at IRES 2017 in Düsseldorf

The 11th International Renewable Energy Storage Conference took place in Düsseldorf from 14.03. - 16.03.17. The conference was visited by more than 650 experts to discuss the latest developments in science and research. Barbara Zaunbrecher represented the Chair of Communication Science and the HCIC with her speech ...

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eHealth | 19.12.2016

HCIC at the anual meeting of project I2EASE

The anual I2EASE meeting took place from 24.-25. November 2016 at the OSRAM headquarter in Munich. The HCIC was presented by Teresa Schmidt. Besides the presentation of current research results, the further project development was discussed in two workshops. Moreover, interesting impulses came from extern presentations hold by eluminocity and Fortiss ...

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eHealth | 01.02.2016

HCIC at COMA'16 in Cape Town

The 6th International Conference on Competitive Manufacturing (COMA ’16) took place from 27.-29.01.2016. The HCI Center was presented by André Calero Valdez, Philipp Brauner, Simon Himmel and Prof. Dr. Martina Ziefle

For more information about the speeches "The Effectiveness of Different Types of Context-adaptive Tutors During Quality ...

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eHealth | 12.01.2016

Die fünfte Nachwuchswissenschaftlerin im Jahr 2015 wurde geboren!

Am 29.12.2015 erblickte die kleine zuckersüße Antonia Yuzu Kasugai das Licht der Welt. Sie ist nun schon die fünfte Nachwuchswissenschftlerin im Jahr 2015. Das ganze Communication Science Team freut sich sehr und wünscht den Eltern und ihrem kleinen Engel nur das Beste für die Zukunft! 

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eHealth | 02.12.2015

The fourth volume of the HCI book series 

The HCI book series was extended by Wiktoria Wilkowska. Her dissertation "Acceptance of eHealth Technology in Home Environments: Advanced Studies on User Diversity in Ambient Assisted Living" is now available at the Apprimus Verlag.

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eHealth | 20.11.2015

Chair of Communication Science at MEDICA 2015

From 16.-19 November 2015 the MEDICA  took place in Düsseldorf. It is the world´s largest medical trade fair. The chair of Communication Science, represented by Prof. Dr. Martina Ziefle, gave a speech on: "Gesundheitsmarkt von Morgen: Digitalisierung der Medizin (MEDICA ECON FORUM by TK)". She was supported by Simon Himmel and Julia ...

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eHealth | 17.11.2015

The HCI book series was extended

The HCI Book series was extended by Felix Heidrich. His dissertation  "Inhabitable Bits. Adaptive User Interfaces for Smart Environments" is the third publication of the HCI book series and is available at the Apprimus Verlag.

 

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eHealth | 17.11.2015

Communication Science at the Mobility IOT in Rome

The chair of Communication Science was again represented at the Mobility IOT in Rome. The conference took place from 26.-27. October 2015. Anais Habermann gave a speech about the publication: "Mobile App for Public Transport: A Usability and User Experience Perspective.", which was written by Anais Habermann, Kai Kasugai and Prof. Dr. Martina ...

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eHealth | 16.11.2015

Die vierte Nachwuchswissenschaftlerin in diesem Jahr hat das Licht der Welt erblickt!

Am Freitag den 23.10.2015 ist Lotta Schaar auf die Welt gekommen! Sie verstärkt mit großartigen 3840 g und stolzen 53 cm unser Communication Science Youngster Team. Dieses Jahr sind es bislang also vier: Lina Rosalie (* Februar) Natalia Lilou (* März), Eric Benedikt (*Mai) und nun Lotta ...

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eHealth | 14.10.2015

Neue Eckbank eingeweiht

Der Lehrstuhl für Communication Science und das HCI Center weihen ihre neue Eckbank in der Küche ein. Die Eigenkonstruktion bietet jede Menge Stauraum und Platz für ca. 20 MitarbeiterInnen. Designt und gebaut wurde die Bank von Birgit Yuen und Kai Kasugai.  

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eHealth | 21.09.2015

Philipp Brauner at INTERACT 2015 in Bamberg

Philipp Brauner presented his research results on the topic of acceptance of serious games in ambient assisted living to an international audience at the  15th International Conference on Human-Computer Interaction - INTERACT 2015 - in Bamberg, Germany.

Since the first conference in 1990 INTERACT is today among the world's top conferences in ...

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eHealth | 11.08.2015

Der Sommer der Konferenzen – HCIC Mitarbeiter präsentieren Forschungsergebnisse in Las Vegas, Los Angeles und Melbourne

Der Konferenzsommer 2015 startet dieses Jahr am 26. Juli in Las Vegas mit der AHFE 2015 „6th International Conference on Applied Human Factors and Ergonomics”. Dr. André Calero Valdez („Orchestrating collaboration, Using visual ...

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eHealth | 14.07.2015

Vierte FuEco Sommer-Mess- und Befragungskampagne in Münster

01./02. Juli 2015 - Das Team von UFO/FuEco war bei sommerlichen Temperaturen wieder in Münster unterwegs. Die vierte und damit letzte geplante Mess- und Befragungskampagne wurde im Monat Juli 2015 am Aasee und um sie Weselerstraße herum durchgeführt. Dadurch schließt die gesamte Erhebung zwei unterschiedliche ...

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eHealth | 29.05.2015

Alle guten Dinge sind drei - der dritte Nachwuchswissenschaftler 2015 ist da

An Pfingsmontag, dem 25.05.2015, erblickte Erik Benedikt Philipsen das Licht der Welt. Er ist der dritte Communication Science Nachwuchswissenschaftler des Jahres 2015. Das Communication Science Team freut sich mit den frischgebackenen Eltern und wünscht alles Gute! Auf dass der kleine Sohnemann genauso groß ...

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eHealth | 12.03.2015

... und der Zweite folgt sogleich

Nachdem am 07.02.2015 der erste Communication Science Nachwuchs 2015 das Licht der Welt erblickte, ist nun die zweite Nachwuchswissenschaftlerin des Jahres 2015 geboren: Am 11. März 2015 kam Natalia Lilou Wilkowska zur Welt. Das Communication Science Team gratuliert von Herzen zu dem zuckersüßen Nachwuchs!

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eHealth | 03.03.2015

Der erste Communication Science Nachwuchs im Jahr 2015

Am 07.02.2015 um 13:34 Uhr kam die 51cm große und 3050g leichte Lina Rosalie Leusmann zur Welt. Das Communication Science Team freut sich mit der Familie über den süßen Nachwuchs, der jetzt erstmal zu Hause die volle Aufmerksamkeit seiner Eltern genießt! Wir wünschen Shirley Beul-Leusmann und ihrer kleinen ...

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eHealth | 27.01.2015

3. Förderschwerpunkt-Tagung des Förderschwerpunktes „Innovationsfähigkeit im demografischen Wandel“ in Berlin

Prof. Dr. Martina Ziefle, Anne Kathrin Schaar und Dr. André Calero-Valdez nahmen am 23. Und 24. Januar in Berlin an der 3. Förderschwerpunkt-Tagung mit dem Titel „Impulse und Perspektiven für Demografie – Konzepte und Lösungen ...

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eHealth | 26.01.2015

 

3rd module of IDEA League Doctoral School "Urban Systems" in Aachen

From 15th to 18th January 2015 the third and last module of the IDEA League Doctoral School „Urban Systems“ took place at RWTH Aachen University with 24 PhD students from Aachen, Delft, Gothenburg, Zürich and Guangzhou. Ivan Golod, Teresa Schmidt and Barbara Zaunbrecher represented the Chair of ...

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eHealth | 15.01.2015

Der erste Doktortitel im Jahr 2015 für Wiktoria Wilkowska

Am 13.01.2015 verteidigte Dipl.-Psych. Wiktoria Wilkowska erfolgreich ihre Dissertation "Acceptance of eHealth Technology in Home Environments: Advanced Studies on User Diversity in Ambient Assisted Living".

Die Prüfungskomission bildeten Prof. Dr. Ralph Rotte, Prof. Dr. Eva-Maria Jakobs und Prof. Dr. Martina Ziefle. Im ...

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eHealth | 15.12.2014

Herzlichen Glückwunsch Dr. Felix Heidrich

Am 12.12.2014 war es für Felix Heidrich aus dem HCIC und Communication Science Team so weit: Kurz vor Weihnachten holte er sich den heiß begehrten Doktortitel samt Doktorhut. Denn wer promovieren tut, der braucht auch einen Doktorhut!

Seine Dissertation trägt den Titel "Inhabitable Bits - Adaptive Benutzerschnittstellen ...

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eHealth | 09.12.2014

2nd module of IDEA League Doctoral School „Urban Systems“ in Singapore and Guangzhou (China)

Ivan Golod, Barbara Zaunbrecher (FuEne) and Teresa Schmidt (FuEco) took part in the second module of the Doctoral School in Singapore and Guangzhou from 9th to 20th November 2014. The three PhD candidates and 22 other PhD students of Aachen, Delft, Gothenburg, Zürich and Guangzhou spent ...

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eHealth | 28.11.2014

UFO gibt Einblick in aktuelle Forschung 

Seit 2008 fokusiert das Projekt Leonardo an der RWTH Aachen aktuelle gesellschaftliche Herausforderungen in Form von Lehrveranstaltungsreihen. In den vergangenen Semestern wurden Module angeboten zu Fragen und Problemen wie der Energie, des Klimawandels oder der Weltbevölkerung. Am Dienstag den 25.11.2014 stellten Prof. Martina Ziefle, ...

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eHealth | 28.11.2014

Dipl.-Inform. Philipp Brauner has received the Young Researcher Award of the Cluster of Excellence

On the 21st of November 2014 Philipp Brauner from the HCIC and Communication Science Team has been awarded the second place of the Young Researcher Award for his work and the publication "Game-based approach to understand human factors in supply chains and quality management". 

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eHealth | 24.11.2014

HCIC Mitarbeiter auf der Abschlusskonferenz der Fokusgruppe "Erwerbsbiografien als Innovationstreiber im demografischen Wandel"

Die demografische Herausforderung ist in den meisten Unternehmen Deutschlands angekommen. Das Durchschnittsalter wird sich in den nächsten Jahren erheblich erhöhen und die mitarbeiterstärksten Alterskohorten in den Bereich zwischen 45 und 60 Jahren ...

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eHealth | 03.11.2014

Communication Science at the IOT 360 Summit in Rome

From 27th to 28th October 2014, Philipp Brauner, Julia van Heek, Barbara Zaunbrecher and Martina Ziefle attended the conferences "PERGAMES 2014" and "Mobility IoT 2014, International Conference on Mobility and Smart Cities" in Rome, Italy. Philipp Brauner presented his paper "Exergames in Ambient Assisted Living Environments - Determinants for ...

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eHealth | 13.10.2014

HCIC Mitarbeiterin, die Maus, der Elefant und Armin Maiwald erklären die Uniwelt

Mit dem offiziellen Semesterstart sind über 7000 neue Studenten in Aachen unterwegs. Für sie beginnt ein neuer Lebensabschnitt an der RWTH Aachen - wie die noch fremde Uniwelt so funktioniert, erklärten ihnen vergangenen Mittwoch die Maus, der Elefant und Armin Maiwald. Zu diesem Anlass wurde ...

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eHealth | 10.10.2014

Gratulation an Dr. Dipl.-Ing. Kai Kasugai

Am 09. Oktober 2014 verteidigte Dipl.-Ing. Kai Kasugai erfolgreich seine Dissertation "Raumgeist - Prototypen der raumunterstützenden Technik". Die Prüfungskommission, bestehend aus  Univ.-Prof. Dr.-Ing. Klaus Selle (Vorsitz), Univ.-Prof. Dipl.-Ing. Peter Russell, Univ.-Prof. Dr. Psych. Martina Ziefle, Univ.-Prof. Dipl.-Ing. Axel Sowa und ...

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eHealth | 01.09.2014

PhD Students of the Chair of Communication Science Participate in the IDEA League Doctoral School "Urban Systems"

Ivan Golod, Teresa Schmidt, and Barbara Zaunbrecher took part in the first module of the Doctoral School in Delft from 20-24 August 2014. The 25 participants from TU Delft, Chalmers University of Technology, South China University of Technology, ETH Zürich, and RWTH Aachen ...

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eHealth | 31.08.2014

HCI Series Starts with the Dissertation of André Calero-Valdez

The Human-Computer Interaction Center and the Communication Science Team are pleased to present the product of a cooperation with the Apprimus Wissenschaftsverlag of the IIF at RWTH Aachen University: In the future, the HCI series will present writings that are the results of the research at the HCIC. The HCI series starts ...

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eHealth | 01.08.2014

Projekt UFO für RWTH Rektor Schmachtenberg Beispiel für gelungene Interdisziplinarität 

Der Rektor der RWTH Ernst Schmachtenberg hat sich in einem Interview mit der Aachener Zeitung vom 28. Juli 2014 begeistert über das Projekthaus Hum-Tec und das UFO-Projekt geäußert. „Wir haben Hum-Tec als Projekthaus zwischen den Ingenieur- und Naturwissenschaften auf ...

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eHealth | 30.07.2014

Die Zeit berichtet über SLAM - "Der Motor der Elektromobilität"

Die Zeit berichtete im April über den Start des vom Bundesministerium für Wirtschaft und Energie geförderten Projektes SLAM - Schnellladenetz für Achsen und Metropolen. Das Projekt soll bis 2017 eine flächendeckende Versorgung mit Stromtankstellen sicherstellen. Die Projektpartner aus der Industrie ...

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eHealth | 18.07.2014

Springorum-Denkmünze 2014 für exzellente Examensleistungen an Barbara Zaunbrecher

Jährlich werden an der Rheinisch-Westfälischen Technischen Hochschule Aachen die besten AbsolventInnen für ihre exzellenten Studienleistungen ausgezeichnet. Dieses Jahr wurde Barbara Zaunbrecher bei einer feierlichen Übergabe am 20. Juni mit der Springorum-Denkmünze geehrt. ...

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eHealth | 02.07.2014

Starke Präsenz des Communication Science Teams auf der HCI International 2014

Vom 22. bis 27.6. fand die diesjährige internationale Human Computer Interaction Konferenz (HCI International 2014) auf Kreta, Griechenland, statt. Shirley Beul-Leusmann, André Calero-Valdez, Simon Himmel, Ralf Philipsen und Barbara Zaunbrecher sowie Prof. Martina Ziefle präsentierten in ihren ...

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eHealth | 02.07.2014

IntuiTex: Projekt des Monats beim Bundesministerium für Bildung und Forschung

Vor wenigen Tagen noch präsentierte Prof. Martina Ziefle auf der Konferenz 'Human-Computer Interaction International 2014' in Griechenland erste Ergebnisse des am Human-Computer Interaction Center laufenden Projekts 'IntuiTex' – heute wird das Projekt vom Bundesministerium für Bildung und ...

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eHealth | 19.05.2014

Collaborative Workshop on Urban Development in Rio, Brazil

From 5th to 7th May, a delegation of the UFO research project organized a workshop in collaboration with researchers from the Brasilian project „Engenaria Urbana“ in Rio de Janeiro. Titled  "Urban Future Outline: designing solutions for sustainability and resilience of tomorrow’s cities", the workshop provided an ...

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eHealth | 02.05.2014

Successful and inspiring start for the project IntuiTex

On April 30th the successful start of the BMBF funded project IntuiTex took place. In the the project novel interaction devices with textile surfaces are developed, that are intuitive to use and easy to learn. Due to their attractive design they fit seamlessly into the homes of a large and diverse population.

In a first workshop the ...

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eHealth | 14.04.2014

HCIC Eröffnung ein voller Erfolg

Am 11. April öffnete das HCIC seine Türen für über 80 Gäste, um gemeinsam bei Sekt und Häppchen die Eröffnung des Human-Computer Interaction Centers auf dem Campus zu feiern. Prof. Dr. Jan Borchers, Prof. Dr. Eva-Maria Jakobs, Prof. Peter Russell und Prof. Dr. Martina Ziefle dankten in ihrer Ansprache allen, die den Umzug ...

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eHealth | 25.03.2014

FACE stellt sich vor im Newsletter der Exzellenzinitiative

Das Seed Fund Projekt FACE stellt sich in der aktuellen Ausgabe des Newsletters der Exzellenzinitiative an der RWTH Aachen vor. Luisa Bremen und Johanne Kluge aus dem Communication Science Team entwickeln in diesem Projekt eine Informations- und Kommunikationsstrategie, die Patienten vor und nach chirurgischen Korrekturen von ...

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eHealth | 04.03.2014

UFO: Internationale Schülergruppe diskutiert globale Herausforderungen an die Stadt der Zukunft

35 Schüler aus verschiedensten Ländern diskutierten im Rahmen des COMENIUS Projektes mit wissenschaftlichen Mitarbeitern des UFO Projektes über die Anforderungen an die Stadt der Zukunft. Nach einer Einführung in das Projekt und einer Vorstellung der Herausforderungen an ...

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eHealth | 21.02.2014

Projekt TIGER auf der GeoTHERM 2014 in Offenburg

Das Projekt TIGER war auf der diesjährigen GeoTHERM 2014 am 20. und 21.02.2014 erneut mit einem Stand vertreten für Ergebnisvorstellung und Diskussionen mit dem Fachpublikum. Zudem bereicherten die Projektpartner von CBM, gec-co und HCIC den Kongress mit einem gemeinsamen Vortrag, in dem sie das Projekt, angewandte ...

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eHealth | 24.01.2014

UFO: Colloquium and Workshop on Brasilian-German Collaborations in Urban Management & Urban Technologies

Am 23. Januar 2014 trafen sich Vertreter des Forschungsprojektes „Engenharia Urbana“ der Universidade Federal do Rio de Janeiro und Antragsteller und Mitarbeiter des UFO Projektes zum Workshop „Brasilian-German Collaborations in Urban Management & Urban ...

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eHealth | 17.12.2013

Anfahrtsbeschreibung zum Campus-Boulevard 57

Liebe Besucher des Human-Computer Interaction Center und des Lehrstuhls für Communication Science,

unsere neue Adresse lautet

Campus-Boulevard 5752074 Aachen

Die Anfahrtbeschreibung können Sie hier abrufen.

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eHealth | 27.11.2013

Herzlichen Glückwunsch Dr. André Calero Valdez

Am 27. November 2013 verteidigte Dipl.-Inform. André Calero Valdez erfolgreich seine Dissertation "User Centered Design of Small Screen Devices for Diabetes Patients". Die Prüfungsvorsitzenden Prof. Dr. Martina Ziefle, Prof. Dr. Ulrik Schroeder und Prof. Dr. Jochen Müsseler würdigten seine Leistung mit ...

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eHealth | 12.11.2013

Natural City, FuHaus und Teleportation - Der Green Day 2013 am HumTec Projekthaus der RWTH Aachen

Das interdisziplinäre Projekthaus HumTec der RWTH Aachen zählte dieses Jahr neben vielen anderen Hochschulen und Unternehmen zum Mitausrichter des Green Day 2013. Der Green Day, der schon zum zweiten Mal deutschlandweit durchgeführt wurde, soll Jugendlichen nachhaltige ...

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eHealth | 11.10.2013

Wie man Kinder für Kommunikation zwischen Lebewesen begeistert - Die Kinderuni 2013

Der Austausch von Informationen gehört zu den ältesten Fähigkeiten der Lebewesen. Wie die Kommunikation sich gewandelt hat und welchen zukünftigen Herausforderungen sie sich stellen muss, präsentierte Prof. Dr. Martina Ziefle am 12. Juli 2013 rund 600 aufgeregten Kindern. Sie alle ...

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eHealth | 10.10.2013

Offspring for the Communication Science Team 

On October 2nd, 2013, as bright and early as 5:28 a.m., all 51cm and 3600g of  Theo Oskar Arning entered into the world. The Communication Science Team is delighted about the boy who now gets all the attention of his parents and big sisters! We wish Dr. Katrin Arning and her family only the best in this exciting time! 

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eHealth | 08.10.2013

Communication Runners entered Aachener Firmenlauf 2013

We congratulate Shirley Beul-Leusmann, Dr. Sylvia Kowalewski, Luisa Bremen, and Julian Halbeyon their successfull participation in the 2. Aachener Firmenlauf! The Communication Runners finished the 4,63 km loop in a total time of 01:58:06.6, thereby securing position 349 for their team. All in all, 5000 employees from 498 companies ...

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eHealth | 23.09.2013

8. CD-ARES Conference 2013 in Regensburg

The 8th "International Cross Domain Conference on Availability, Reliability and Security" (CD-ARES) took place in Regensburg from September 2nd to September 6th. Simon Himmel and André Calero Valdez gave presentations, among other things about the topic "The users’ wish lists for household and medical technologies - Technology attributes ...

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eHealth | 03.08.2013

HCI International 2013 in Las Vegas

This year's International Conference on Human-Computer Interaction (HCI International 2013) took place in Las Vegas from July 21 to July 26.  More than 2000 researchers and interested parties visited 16 parallel sessions about the subject areas "Human Computer Interaction" and "Human Interface and the Management of Information."

Prof. Martina Ziefle gave ...

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eHealth | 16.07.2013

Best Paper and Best Presentation Award at SouthCHI 2013 in Slovenia

SouthCHI 2013, the International Conference on Human Factors in Computing & Informatics, was held in Slovenia from July 1-3. Researchers of the HCIC were honored twice: The award for best paper went to Anne Kathrin Schaar, André Calero Valdez and Prof. Dr. Martina Ziefle for their paper "The Impact of User ...

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eHealth | 02.07.2013

"Erde an Zukunft" - the Future Care Lab on Kinderkanal

The magazine program "Erde an Zukunft" (Earth Calling Future), which is broadcasted on KIKA, relates fascinating topics about the future in a way suitable for children on a weekly basis. In this context, the Future Care Lab of the Human Computer Interaction Center is a prime candidate to be featured. The title of the episode on June 23, 2013 ...

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eHealth | 08.03.2013

Siemens Student Competition 2013 Finale in Munich - As many as three honorees from RWTH's preliminary round

Munich - The winners of the Siemens Student Competition 2013 have been selected. Aachen's preliminary round contributed greatly: three of the four honorees were discovered here. Univ.-Prof. Dr.phil. Eva-Maria Jakobs (Chair of Textlinguistics and Technical Communikation), Univ.-Prof. ...

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eHealth | 26.02.2013

Siemens Student Competition 2013: Winners of RWTH Aachen University's preliminary round announced

"Urban, Rural, and Beyond - Planning the Future of Our Environment!" was this year's topic of the competition to which 150 students (or student teams) submitted their ideas to. Five of them had to face the jury of RWTH Aachen University on February 26, 2013. The preliminary round in Aachen was ...

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eHealth | 26.02.2013

Cheesecake Competition [CCC] 2013

This years Cheesecake Competition 2013 was opened by Oliver Sack. He tried to succeed with a cheesecake creation of Oreos and a berry topping. The jury - the whole Communication Science team -  inspected the cake following 'brutal' criteria. The 1st CCC serves the culinary extension of the senses and encourages to cook for and with each ...

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eHealth | 14.01.2013

Dr. Sylvia Kowalewski

Right at the outset of the new year there is reason for celebration: Psychologist Sylvia Kowalewski is now also a doctor of philosophy. She successfully obtained her doctorate on January 11, 2013 with the triumphant defense of her thesis on "The Integration of Users into the Development of New Technologies. User-differentiated Research of Technology Acceptance by the ...

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eHealth | 27.11.2012

IDEA League Doctoral School on Ageing and Sustainability in Tokyo

The second module of the interdisciplinary Doctoral School on Ageing and Sustainability was held in Tokyo (Japan) from November 11th to 17th, 2012. Shirley BeulPhilipp BraunerKai Kasugai and Anne Kathrin Schaar travelled to Tokyo and spent the week dealing with the topic of "Ageing as a Global ...

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eHealth | 27.11.2012

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eHealth | 29.10.2012

U-Turn: Project Introduction at URBANTEC 2012 in Cologne

With a talk and a poster Dr. Katrin Arning and Isabell Maras, M.Sc. presented the concept and research objectives at URBANTEC 2012. The vast interest exhibited by the international expert audience confirmed the relevance of the interdisciplinary research project on future urban quarters which is funded by the excellence initiative...

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eHealth | 22.05.2012

eHealth: new addition to the eHealth team

On May 2nd Vincent Vito Wilkowski was born and the whole eHealth team is happy for the young parents.

"We are proud parents of a 53cm tall and weighing in at 3170g boy" says the mother Wiktoria Wilkowska. EHealth wishes the little family a lot of joy and not too many sleepless nights!

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eHealth | 08.03.2012

eHealth: "Climate of Excellence!" - Regional winners of this year's Siemens Stiftung student competition in math, science, and technology are announced

Once again, RWTH Aachen University hosted the regional preliminary round for the student competition funded by Siemens Stiftung. Almost 400 students applied and 15 teams qualified for the preliminaries. They all submitted innovative ...

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eHealth | 13.01.2012

eHealth: Newspaper presents eHealth

The newspaper Aachener Nachrichten published an article entitled "HumTec: Nachdenken über Technik und Mensch" where HumTec and its projects are presented. The eHealth project is subject as well moreover Martina Ziefle, Kai Kasugai, Christian Möllering and the Future Care Lab posed for the picture in the article.

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eHealth | 22.12.2011

eHealth: proudly presents Lars Klack, newly graduated Ph.D.

On the 21st December 2011 Dr. Lars Klack received his doctoral degree from RWTH University. His dissertation is entitled 'Integrated Home Monitoring and Compliance Optimization for Patients with Mechanical Circulatory Support Devices'. 

The examiners Prof. Dr. Schmitz-Rode , Prof. Dr. Martina Ziefle, chairman Prof. Dr. Rolf ...

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eHealth | 12.12.2011

eHealth: Best Presentation Award at USAB 2011

Shirley Beul, M.A. was awarded with the Best Presentation Award at the 7th conference of the Austrian Computer Society Workgroup: Human-Computer Interaction organized by the Institute for Medical Informatics, Statistics and Documentation Medical University of Graz.

The title of her presentation was 'Remote Medical Encounter. ...

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eHealth | 12.12.2011

eHealth: Best Paper Award at USAB 2011

Firat Alagöz, Martina Ziefle, Wiktoria Wilkowska and André Calero Valdez were awarded with the Best Paper Award 2011 for their interdisciplinary paper: 'Openness to Accept Medical Technology - A Cultural View'.

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eHealth | 12.12.2011

eHealth: USAB 2011 in Graz 

On the 25th-26th November 2011 the 7th Conference of the Austrian Computer Society Workgroup: Human Computer Interaction took place at the Medical University of Graz. The eHealth team was successfully represented by Martina Ziefle, Shirley Beul, Anne Kathrin Schaar, Firat Alagöz, Simon Himmel and Oliver Sack. 

Anne Kathrin Schaar presented her ...

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eHealth | 22.11.2011

eHealth: New Image movie gives an insight into the Future Care Lab

The eHealth Team produced a new Image movie on the occasion of the World Usability Day 2011 and the opening of the new Human Computer Interaction Center. The new movie gives a vivid insight into the work of the Team and the Future Care Lab.

Directed by: Kai Kasugai, Felix Heidrich

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eHealth | 15.11.2011

eHealth: Human-Computer-Interaction Center opening on World Usability Day 2011 

Last thursday, November 10th 2011,  the opening of the Human-Computer-Interaction Center (HCIC) took place at RWTH Aachen University. The occasion was this year's World Usability Day hosted by Prof. Jan Borchers' chair of Media Computing at RWTH Aachen in cooperation with P3 Communications GmbH.

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eHealth | 15.11.2011

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eHealth | 13.10.2011

eHealth: Excellent Paper Award to Dr. Carsten Carsten Röcker

Dr. Dr. Carsten Röcker was awarded on the International Conference on Information and Digital Engineering (ICIDE 2011), September 2011 in Singapore, with one of three Excellent Paper Awards, based on his high quality speech and his outstnanding paper with the title:

Designing Ambient Assisted Living Applications: An Overview ...

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eHealth | 19.05.2011

André Calero Valdez (eHealth) winner at Science Slam Aachen 2011

On May 11th eHealth member Dipl.-Inform. André Calero Valdez won the first Aachener Science Slam at Jakobshof. In a ten minute talk he presented some results of his doctoral thesis he is writing within the eHealth programme. The perfect mixture of science and entertainment convinced the audience consisting of ...

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eHealth | 06.01.2011

eHealth: Three Books on eHealth and Smart-Healthcare-Applications published

In January 2011, three books on ehealth, smart healthcare and assistive technologies in the medical sector have been published at IGI Clobal, a well- renowed international publisher of Information Science, Medical Information Science, Business Science and Engineering Science reference sources. Martina Ziefle and Carsten Röcker ...

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eHealth | 11.11.2010

 

myGreenSpace on television

Kai Kasugai and Felix Heidrich were invited to center.TV to give an interview about their project "myGreenSpace" which recently won the 1st prize of the Nokia Ubimedia Award.

 

 

 

 

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eHealth | 14.10.2010

eHealth: "myGreenSpace" by Kai Kasugai and Felix Heidrich wins 1st Price at the Nokia Ubimedia Award

Kai Kasugai and Felix Heidrich were awarded the 1st prize at the Nokia Ubimedia Award with the project "myGreenSpace". The competition was part of the 14th Mindtrek Conference in Tampere, Finland, and was open to all kinds of artists, practitioners, and industries. As one of three finalists, they ...

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HUMIC | 27.09.2010

Dr. Katrin Arning led working group at DGP 2010 with the topic "Acceptance of Technology in times of rapidly changing Technology"

On September 09th 2010 Dr. Katrin Arning led a working group at the 47th congress of the German Society of Psychology in Bremen. The working title was „Acceptance of Technology in times of rapidly changing Technology - new challenges for the psychological ...

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eHealth | 13.09.2010

Das eHealth Team gehört zu einem von drei Gewinnerteams der diesjährigen Nokia Ubimedia MindTrek Awards

Kai Kasugai und Felix Heidrich sind mit ihrer Arbeit myGreenspace von einer mehrköpfigen Jury für die Gewinnerrunde des Nokia Ubimedia MindTrek Awards 2010 nominiert worden.

 

 

Auszug aus dem Jury-Urteil:

Calling myGreenspace mere virtual wallpaper does not ...

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eHealth | 03.09.2010

Das ehealth Projekt vernetzt sich deutschlandweit

 Das vom Bundesministerium geförderte Projekt E-Health@Home hat eine interaktive deutschlandweite Landkarte erstellt. Sie erlaubt einen systematischen und kassifizierenden Überblick  über Modellprojekte aus dem Bereich Telemedizin und Ambient Assisted Living (AAL).

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eHealth | 27.05.2010

Smart Floor in eHealth Future Care Lab successfully wired

The Cabling of the Intelligent Floor in the eHealth Future Care Lab is successfully completed. Below every base plate are installed 4 piezo-sensors. Regarding to the specific pressure they send a signal to the operational amplifier. The micro-controllers send evaluable information to the central computer. In total 250 piezo-sensors ...

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eHealth | 06.05.2010

 

Closing Keynote at the VDI-Convention "Kunststoffe in der Medizintechnik" in Friedrichshafen

On April 29th, 2010, Dipl.-Ing. Lars Klack gave the Closing Keynote at the VDI-Convention "Kunststoffe in der Medizintechnik" about intelligent environments for medical assistance. 

 

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eHealth | 27.04.2010

eHealth wins renowned fellowship grant of the Japan Society for the Promotion of Science (JSPS)

In the selection process of the renowned "JSPS Fellowship Program", the eHealth team successfully establishes itself against national and international competitors and wins one of the highly coveted JSPS Fellowship grants. Within the scope of the fellowship program, Carsten Röcker will conduct ...

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eHealth | 07.04.2010

 

In the eHealth Program the first patent was applied for: The Intelligent Baseboard

The corporate research group in the eHealth program is proud to present its first  application for a patent. The basic idea of the "intelligent baseboard" (C. Möllering, K. Kasugai, T. Stachelhaus, P. Russell, reference number 10 2010 009 590.7) is a device in baseboard and door frame for object ...

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eHealth | 06.04.2010

Program eHealth in current Newsletter on Interdisciplinary Forums of RWTH Aachen University

The program eHealth of Human Technology Center presents itself in the current Newsletter (01/10) on Interdisciplinary Forum of RWTH Aachen University. Topics are the working schedule and the content focusing.

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eHealth | 18.03.2010

eHealth 'Future Care Lab' admitted to European Network of Living Labs

The eHealth Laboratory has been admitted to the European Network of Living Labs in the 4th Wave in the announcement of "Living Labs" (ENoLL). The eHealth Laboratory has now a full membership in the ENoLL Community and is now known as "The Future Care Lab" 

On April 13th and 14th, 2010, the Laboratory will participate in ...

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eHealth | 18.03.2010

eHealth Group in review board of the research Academy of Finland

Dr. Dr. Carsten Röcker was admitted as reviewer in natural and engineering science for the research Academy of Finland. The Academy of Finland is the prime funding agency for basic research in Finland. Fundings for universities and research institutions in the past year amount to 295 million euros.

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eHealth | 04.03.2010

 

Our regional final winners of the Siemens Stiftung student competition in math, science and technology ”Using resources intelligently – Working today to conserve for tomorrow.“

Each year the siemens foundation announces a student competition in the field of math, science and technology. Students attending classes 11 to 13 make an application with innovative future ...

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eHealth | 25.02.2010

 

Session Keynote at the International Conference on Competitive Manufacturing (COMA `10) at Stellenbosch University in South Africa.

Martina Ziefle and Eva-Maria Jakobs hold the Session-Keynote at the 4th international Conference on Competitive Manufacturing entitled „New Challenges in Human Computer Interaction – Strategic Directions and Interdisciplinary Tends". ...

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HUMIC | 02.02.2010

Our project is now also represented on Facebook!

The HUMIC-team invites all interested parties to visit our profile and to discuss with other users online. This way to Facebook!

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eHealth | 28.01.2010

The eHealth group presents research results at the 3rd AAL-convention

At the 3rd Ambient-Assisted-Living Conference in Berlin members of the eHealth-Program presented their results of the latest research to the expert audience. Motto of this years AAl-Conference was "Assistenzsysteme im Dienste des Menschen zuhause und unterwegs"

For further information

Alagöz, F.; Wilkowska, W., ...

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eHealth | 28.01.2010

Books dealing with eHealth to be released in 2010

In 2010 two research handbooks about eHealth will be released by IGI-Global.

The Handbook "Human-Centered Design of E-Health Technologies" (published by Prof. Dr. Martina Ziefle and Dr. Dr. Carsten Röcker) is dealing with conflicts in user-orientated medicine technique regarded from different scientific point of views.

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eHealth | 27.01.2010

 

Siemens Stiftung student competition in math, science and technology 2010 dealing with future Energy-Geniuses 

The Siemens Stiftung student competition in math, science and technology 2010 is entitled ”Using resources intelligently – Working today to conserve for tomorrow.“

This years student competition aims for new ideas of efficient energy use.

Each year, the ...

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eHealth | 20.01.2010

eHealth group visits Smart Home in Eindhoven

On January 19th, 2010, the eHealth group visited the EU-Project "Soprano" and their "Smart Home"

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eHealth | 14.01.2010

Lecturer Invitation for Leibniz-Sozietät der Wissenschaften zu Berlin

Martina Ziefle was invited as speaker at the the series of lecrtures „Menschliche Informationsverarbeitung- interdisziplinäre Elementaranalyse und diagnostische Anwendung“ within the scope of the class of natural science at Leibniz-Sozietät der Wissenschaften zu Berlin.

The lecture entitled "Zur ...

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eHealth | 14.01.2010

eHealth-Project in EU-Catalog "The Aging Society"

The eHealth-Program and its applicant body are represented in the EU-Catalog "The Aging Society" dealing with excellent large-scale projects in NRW.

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eHealth | 01.12.2009

International Workshop on Smart Health

At the OZCHI09: 21st Annual Conference of the Australian Computer-Human Interaction Special Interest Group (CHISIG) of the Human Factors and Ergonomics Society of Australia (HFESA), University of Melbourne, Australia, the eHealth-Group, with colleagues from England and Austria, hosted a Workshop on Smart Health.

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eHealth | 26.06.2009

Keynote at Worldcongress

Prof. Dr. Martina Ziefle is invited to give a Keynote at "17th Worldcongress on Ergonomics" of the International Ergonomic Association in Beijing, China.

The title of the keynote is "Aging and mobile devices: Challenges and requirements for age-senstive electronic information designs".

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eHealth | 21.06.2009

Dr. Katrin Arning and Dr. Kathrin Hippmann receive the Borchersplakette of RWTH for excellent dissertations

On 19.06.2009 Katrin Arning and Kathrin Hippmann received the Borchersplakette for "summa cum laude" graduations.

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eHealth | 19.05.2009

International Workshop for Medicine & Healthcare (HCI4MED)

For the international Human Computer Interaction Conference, taken place in September 2009 at Cambridge University, UK, the Workshop „Human–Computer Interaction for Medicine and Health Care (HCI4MED): Evaluation of Information Technology in Health Care“ was accepted by the Reviewers of the Conference Commitee.

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eHealth | 28.02.2009

Dr. Dr. Carsten Röcker receives second doctor's degree

We congratulate Dr. Ing., Dipl.-Ing., Dipl.-Wirtsch.-Ing. Carsten Röcker on his second Promotion (Dr. phil.), which was succesfully finalized on Februar 9th,  2009,  at Dortmund University.

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eHealth | 01.12.2008

Kid's Corner in eHealth-Group

In October and November 2008, three of the third-party funds projects in the human and technology area took up employment. Their research results will flank the eHealth-Group of Prof. Martina Ziefle with regards to content and methods. The project's collaborators are "avocational" also mothers, who have to harmonize their research with the care of their children.

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