Serious Games Development and Applications

5th International Conference, SGDA 2014, Berlin, Germany, October 9-10, 2014. Proceedings

  • Minhua Ma
  • Manuel Fradinho Oliveira
  • Jannicke Baalsrud Hauge
Conference proceedings SGDA 2014

Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 8778)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
  2. Games for Health

    1. Tiago Martins, Miguel Araújo, Vitor Carvalho, Filomena Soares, Luís Torrão
      Pages 1-9
    2. Maja Wrzesien, Mariano Alcañiz, Cristina Botella, Jean-Marie Burkhardt, Juana Breton Lopez, Alejandro Rodriguez Ortega
      Pages 10-20
    3. Nicolas Bourgault, Bruno Bouchard, Bob-Antoine J. Menelas
      Pages 21-33
    4. Rita Marques Tomé, João Madeiras Pereira, Manuel Oliveira
      Pages 34-47
  3. Games for Medical Training

    1. Claudia Ribeiro, Micaela Monteiro, João Madeiras Pereira, Tiago Antunes, Jannicke Baalsrud Hauge
      Pages 68-81
  4. Serious Games for Children

    1. Laili Farhana Md Ibharim, Maizatul Hayati Mohamad Yatim
      Pages 82-92
    2. Hanan Makki Zakari, Minhua Ma, David Simmons
      Pages 93-106
    3. Natascha Schweiger, Katharina Meusburger, Helmut Hlavacs, Manuel Sprung
      Pages 107-118
  5. Music and Sound Effects

  6. Games for Other Purposes

    1. Igor Mayer, Qiqi Zhou, Xander Keijser, Lodewijk Abspoel
      Pages 150-162
    2. John Truesdale, Neil Suttie, Sandy Louchart, Ruth Aylett
      Pages 163-175
    3. Johann C. K. H. Riedel, Yanan Feng, Aida Azadegan, Margarida Romero, Mireia Usart, Jannicke Baalsrud Hauge
      Pages 176-191
    4. Babatunde Adejumobi, Nathan Franck, Michael Janzen
      Pages 192-198
    5. Heiko Duin, Klaus-Dieter Thoben
      Pages 199-212
  7. Game Design and Theories

    1. Manuel Oliveira, Sobah Petersen
      Pages 213-223
  8. Back Matter

About these proceedings


This book constitutes the refereed proceedings of the 5th International Conference on Serious Games Development and Applications, SGDA 2014, held in Berlin, Germany, in October 2014.
The 14 revised full papers presented together with 4 short papers were carefully reviewed and selected from 31 submissions. The focus of the papers was on the following: games for health, games for medical training, serious games for children, music and sound effects, games for other purposes, and game design and theories.


augmented reality computer games cultural heritage game based learning game theory and mechanism design interactive games interactive learning environments interface design medical education multimedia information systems reinforcement learning serious games social media therapeutic games virtual worlds training simulations

Editors and affiliations

  • Minhua Ma
    • 1
  • Manuel Fradinho Oliveira
    • 2
  • Jannicke Baalsrud Hauge
    • 3
  1. 1.Digital Design StudioGlasgow School of ArtGlasgowUK
  2. 2.Industrial Management SINTEF Technology and SocietyNorway
  3. 3.Bremen Institute for Production & Logistics (BIBA)University of BremenBremenGermany

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Springer International Publishing Switzerland 2014
  • Publisher Name Springer, Cham
  • eBook Packages Computer Science Computer Science (R0)
  • Print ISBN 978-3-319-11622-8
  • Online ISBN 978-3-319-11623-5
  • Series Print ISSN 0302-9743
  • Series Online ISSN 1611-3349
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