Publications

2017

Digital Mechanical Metamaterials.
Alexandra Ion, Ludwig Wall, Robert Kovacs, and Patrick Baudisch. To appear in Proceedings of CHI’17. Denver, CO, May 6 – 11, 2017.

2016

Metamaterial Mechanisms.
Alexandra Ion, Johannes Frohnhofen, Ludwig Wall, Robert Kovacs, Mirela Alistar, Jack Lindsay, Pedro Lopes, Hsiang-Ting Chen, and Patrick Baudisch. In Proceedings of UIST’16. Tokyo, Japan, October 16 – 19, 2016. pp. 529-539. BEST PAPER HONORABLE MENTION. PDF

2015

uist1011-file2
Impacto: Simulating Physical Impact by Combining Tactile Stimulation with Electrical Muscle Stimulation.
Pedro Lopes, Alexandra Ion, Patrick Baudisch. In Proceedings of UIST’15. Charlotte, NC, November 8 – 11, 2015. pp. 11-19. PDF
thumbnail_thickLines
Skin drag displays: dragging a physical tactor across the user’s skin produces a stronger tactile stimulus than vibrotactile.
Alexandra Ion, Edward Wang, and Patrick Baudisch. In Proceedings of CHI’15. Seoul, Korea, April 18 – 23, 2015. PDF
ProprioceptiveInteraction
Proprioceptive  Interaction.
Pedro Lopes, Alexandra Ion, Willi Mueller, Daniel Hoffmann, Patrik Jonell, Patrick Baudisch. In Proceedings of CHI’15. Seuol, Korea, April 18 – 23, 2015. PDF
Using Your Own Muscles: Realistic physical experiences in VR.
Pedro Lopes, Alexandra Ion, Robert Kovacs. XRDS, Fall 2015, Vol. 22. PDF

2013

CANYON: providing location awareness of multiple moving objects in a detail view on large displays
Canyon: Providing location awareness of multiple moving objects in a detail view on large displays.
Alexandra Ion, Yu-Ling Chang, Michael Haller, Mark Hancock, Stacey Scott. In Proceedings of CHI’13. Paris, France, April 27 – May 2, 2013. pp. 3149-3158. BEST PAPER HONORABLE MENTION. PDF

2012

Understanding mid-air hand gestures: A study of human preferences in usage of gesture types for HCI.
Roland Aigner, Daniel Wigdor, Hrvoje Benko, Michael Haller, David Lindbauer, Alexandra Ion, Shengdong Zhao, and Jeffrey Tzu Kwan Valino Koh. Technical Report MSR-TR-2012-111. 2012. PDF

Uncovering moving off-view objects on large interactive displays.
Alexandra Ion. Master’s thesis, Interactive Media, University of Applied Sciences Upper Austria. 2012. PDF

2009

Klangfeldsynthese – Betrachtung der Klangfeldsynthese anhand des IOSONO Systems.
Alexandra Ion. Bachelor’s thesis, Media Technology and Design, University of Applied Sciences Upper Austria. 2009. PDF (german)