Person

Dr. phil.

Simon Himmel

M.A. RWTH
Simon Himmel
Lehrstuhl für Kommunikationswissenschaft

Address

Building: 4731

Room: 03_A24

Campus-Boulevard 57

52074 Aachen

Contact

workPhone
Phone: +49 241 80 49223
 

Description

Simon Himmel is a research assistant at the chair of Communication Science and Human-Computer Interaction Center. He studied Technical Communication with focus on Mechanical Engineering at RWTH Aachen University. The subject of his PhD was the comparison of room-integrated medical technologies in aging societies.

His work at the HCIC focusses on the user-centered evaluation, acceptance and usability of state-of-the-art technologies addressing various research fields, for example mobility, energy, industry 4.0, and assistive devices.

 

Publications

Title Author(s)
Medizintechnik für eine alternde Gesellschaft : Wirkung von Technik und Raum auf die nutzerzentrierte Akzeptanzbewertung von Ambient Assisted Living
Book, Dissertation / PhD Thesis (2020)
Himmel, Simon
Influence of User Factors on the Acceptance of Ambient Assisted Living Technologies in Professional Care Contexts
Contribution to a book, Contribution to a conference proceedings (2019)
Offermann-van Heek, Julia
Ziefle, Martina
Himmel, Simon
Influence of Age on Trade-Offs Between Benefits and Barriers of AAL Technology Usage
Contribution to a book, Contribution to a conference proceedings (2019)
Offermann-van Heek, Julia
Gohr, Susanne
Himmel, Simon
Ziefle, Martina
You're My Mate : Acceptance Factors for Human-Robot Collaboration in Industry
Contribution to a book, Contribution to a conference proceedings (2019)
Lotz, Vivian
Himmel, Simon
Ziefle, Martina
Ambient Assisted Living as Support for Aging in Place: Quantitative Users’ Acceptance Study on Ultrasonic Whistles
Journal Article (2018)
Biermann, Hannah
Offermann-van Heek, Julia
Himmel, Simon
Ziefle, Martina
Living with Disabilities - The Many Faces of Smart Home Technology Acceptance
Contribution to a book, Contribution to a conference proceedings (2018)
van Heek, Julia
Himmel, Simon
Ziefle, Martina
Caregivers’ Perspectives on Ambient Assisted Living Technologies in Professional Care Contexts
Contribution to a book, Contribution to a conference proceedings (2018)
Offermann-van Heek, Julia
Ziefle, Martina
Himmel, Simon
A Change Is Gonna Come - Effects of User Factors on the Acceptance of Ambient Assisted Living
Contribution to a book, Contribution to a conference proceedings (2018)
Halbach, Patrick
Himmel, Simon
Offermann-van Heek, Julia
Ziefle, Martina
User-Specific Concepts of Aging - A Qualitative Approach on AAL-Acceptance Regarding Ultrasonic Whistles
Contribution to a book, Contribution to a conference proceedings (2018)
Biermann, Hannah
Himmel, Simon
Offermann-van Heek, Julia
Ziefle, Martina
Privacy, Data Security, and the Acceptance of AAL-Systems : A User-Specific Perspective
Contribution to a book, Contribution to a conference proceedings (2017)
van Heek, Julia
Himmel, Simon
Ziefle, Martina
Helpful but Spooky? : Acceptance of AAL-systems Contrasting User Groups with Focus on Disabilities and Care Needs
Contribution to a book, Contribution to a conference proceedings (2017)
van Heek, Julia
Himmel, Simon
Ziefle, Martina
You Can(’t) Teach an Old Dog New Tricks: Analyzing the Learnability of Manufacturing Software Systems in Older Users
Contribution to a book, Contribution to a conference proceedings (2016)
Arning, Katrin
Himmel, Simon
Ziefle, Martina
Chances for Urban Electromobility : Field Test of Intermodal Travel System and Effect on Usage Intention
Contribution to a book, Contribution to a conference proceedings (2016)
Himmel, Simon
Zaunbrecher, Barbara Sophie
Ziefle, Martina
Beutel, Markus Christian
Smart Home Medical Technologies: Users’ Requirements for Conditional Acceptance
Journal Article (2016)
Himmel, Simon
Ziefle, Martina
Evaluation of an Integrated Intermodal Travel Service
Contribution to a book, Contribution to a conference proceedings (2016)
Beutel, Markus Christian
Himmel, Simon
Zaunbrecher, Barbara S.
Krempels, Karl-Heinz
Ziefle, Martina
“Overloaded, Slow, and Illogical” : A Usability Evaluation of Software for Product Manufacturing Processes with a Special Focus on Age and Expertise of CAM Users
Contribution to a book, Contribution to a conference proceedings (2016)
Arning, Katrin
Himmel, Simon
Ziefle, Martina
Perceptions of Personal Privacy in Smart Home Technologies : Do User Assessments Vary Depending on the Research Method?
Contribution to a book, Contribution to a conference proceedings (2015)
Wilkowska, Wiktoria
Ziefle, Martina
Himmel, Simon
Agent-based Transportation Demand Management : Demand Effects of Reserved Parking Space and Priority Lanes in Comparison and Combination
Contribution to a book, Contribution to a conference proceedings (2015)
Beutel, Markus C.
Addicks, Sebastian
Zaunbrecher, Barbara S.
Himmel, Simon
Krempels, Karl-Heinz
Ziefle, Martina
Facebook as a source for human-centred engineering : Web Mining-based reconstruction of stakeholder perspectives on energy systems
Contribution to a conference proceedings (2014)
Trevisan, Bianka
Eraßme, Denise
Hemig, Tim
Kowalewski, Sylvia
Kluge, Johanna
Himmel, Simon
Borg, Anna
Jakobs, Eva-Maria
Ziefle, Martina