Computers Helping People with Special Needs

16th International Conference, ICCHP 2018, Linz, Austria, July 11-13, 2018, Proceedings, Part II

  • Klaus Miesenberger
  • Georgios Kouroupetroglou
Conference proceedings ICCHP 2018

Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 10897)

Also part of the Information Systems and Applications, incl. Internet/Web, and HCI book sub series (LNISA, volume 10897)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages I-XXX
  2. Environmental Sensing Technologies for Visual Impairment

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 1-1
    2. Takahiro Miura, Masaya Fujito, Masaki Matsuo, Masatsugu Sakajiri, Junji Onishi, Tsukasa Ono
      Pages 3-11
    3. Sebastian Ritterbusch, Gerhard Jaworek
      Pages 12-18
    4. Masaki Nishino, Junichi Akita, Kiyohide Ito, Makoto Okamoto, Testuo Ono
      Pages 19-22
    5. Makoto Kobayashi, Yoshiki Fukunaga, Shigenobu Shimada
      Pages 23-27 Open Access
    6. Sylvain Ferrand, Francois Alouges, Matthieu Aussal
      Pages 28-35
    7. Adrian Als, Adrian King, Kevin Johnson, Ramon Sargeant
      Pages 36-43
    8. Shufei Lin, Kaiwei Wang, Kailun Yang, Ruiqi Cheng
      Pages 55-62
    9. Vanessa Petrausch, Thorsten Schwarz, Rainer Stiefelhagen
      Pages 63-69
    10. Ruiqi Cheng, Kaiwei Wang, Shufei Lin
      Pages 78-85
    11. Giovanni Fusco, James M. Coughlan
      Pages 86-93 Open Access
    12. Limin Zeng, Björn Einert, Alexander Pitkin, Gerhard Weber
      Pages 94-101 Open Access
    13. Michał Bujacz, Marta Szyrman, Grzegorz Górski, Rafał Charłampowicz, Sławomir Strugarek, Adam Bancarewicz et al.
      Pages 102-109 Open Access
    14. Andreas Kunz, Klaus Miesenberger, Limin Zeng, Gerhard Weber
      Pages 114-122 Open Access
    15. Daniel Koester, Tobias Allgeyer, Rainer Stiefelhagen
      Pages 123-131
  3. 3D Printing in the Domain of Assistive Technologies (AT) and Do It Yourselves (DIY) AT

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 133-133
    2. Veronika Maria Berger, Gerhard Nussbaum, Carina Emminger, Zoltan Major
      Pages 135-142
    3. Hanna Linke, Ingo K. Bosse, Bastian Pelka
      Pages 149-155 Open Access
    4. Ludovico Orlando Russo, Giuseppe Airò Farulla, Carlo Boccazzi Varotto
      Pages 156-163
  4. Tactile Graphics and Models for Blind People and Recognition of Shapes by Touch

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 165-165
    2. Andreas Reichinger, Helena Garcia Carrizosa, Cornelia Travnicek
      Pages 209-216
    3. Denise S. Wußler, Kai Sachsenheimer, Bastian E. Rapp, Thorsten Schwarz
      Pages 221-225
    4. Tatsuo Motoyoshi, Sota Mizushima, Kei Sawai, Takumi Tamamoto, Hiroyuki Masuta, Ken’ichi Koyanagi et al.
      Pages 226-230 Open Access
  5. Access to Artworks and Its Mediation by and for Visually Impaired People

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 231-231
    2. Katerine Romeo, Marion Chottin, Pierre Ancet, Edwige Pissaloux
      Pages 233-236
    3. Stanislav Gyoshev, Dimitar Karastoyanov, Nikolay Stoimenov, Virginio Cantoni, Luca Lombardi, Alessandra Setti
      Pages 237-245
    4. Takahiro Miura, Gentaro Ando, Junji Onishi, Masaki Matsuo, Masatsugu Sakajiri, Tsukasa Ono
      Pages 246-249
    5. Katerine Romeo, Marion Chottin, Pierre Ancet, Christele Lecomte, Edwige Pissaloux
      Pages 250-257
    6. Simon Gay, Marc-Aurèle Rivière, Edwige Pissaloux
      Pages 258-266
    7. Virginio Cantoni, Luca Lombardi, Alessandra Setti, Stanislav Gyoshev, Dimitar Karastoyanov, Nikolay Stoimenov
      Pages 267-274
  6. Digital Navigation for People with Visual Impairments

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 275-275
    2. Fatemeh Mirzaei, Roberto Manduchi, Sri Kurniawan
      Pages 277-282
    3. Clemens Reitbauer, Thomas Moder, Roman Wilfinger, Karin Wisiol, Johannes Weinzerl, Werner Bischof et al.
      Pages 283-287
    4. Shirley Alvarado, Nadine Jessel, Philippe Truillet, Véronique Gaildrat
      Pages 288-291
  7. Low Vision and Blindness: Human Computer Interaction

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 311-311
    2. Wolfgang L. Zagler, Michael Treml, Dominik Busse, Mike Busboom, István Deák
      Pages 313-321 Open Access

Other volumes

  1. 16th International Conference, ICCHP 2018, Linz, Austria, July 11-13, 2018, Proceedings, Part I
  2. Computers Helping People with Special Needs
    16th International Conference, ICCHP 2018, Linz, Austria, July 11-13, 2018, Proceedings, Part II

About these proceedings


The two-volume set LNCS 10896 and 10897 constitutes the refereed proceedings of the 16th International Conference on Computers Helping People with Special Needs, ICCHP 2018, held in Linz, Austria, in July

The 101 revised full papers and 78 short papers presented were carefully reviewed and selected from 356 submissions. The papers are organized in the following topical sections: Web accessibility in the connected world; accessibility and usability of mobile platforms for people with disabilities and elderly persons: design, development and engineering; accessible system/information/document design; accessible e-learning - e-learning for accessibility/AT; personalized access to TV, film, theatre, and music; digital games accessibility; accessibility and usability of self-service terminals, technologies and systems; universal learning design; motor and mobility disabilities: AT, HCI, care; empowerment of people with cognitive disabilities using digital technologies; augmented and alternative communication (AAC), supported speech; Art Karshmer lectures in access to mathematics, science and engineering; environmental sensing technologies for visual impairment; 3D printing in the domain of assistive technologies (AT) and do it yourselves (DIY) AT; tactile graphics and models for blind people and recognition of shapes by touch; access to artworks and its mediation by and for visually impaired people; digital navigation for people with visual impairments; low vision and blindness: human computer interaction; future perspectives for ageing well: AAL tools, products, services; mobile healthcare and m-health apps for people with disabilities; and service and information provision.


accessibility artificial intelligence assistive technology computer networks data communication systems education handicapped persons Human-Computer Interaction (HCI) mobile computing mobile devices navigation robots signal processing telecommunication networks user interfaces user centered design visually impaired web accessibility websites world wide web

Editors and affiliations

  • Klaus Miesenberger
    • 1
  • Georgios Kouroupetroglou
    • 2
  1. 1.Johannes Kepler University LinzLinzAustria
  2. 2.National and Kapodistrian University of AthensAthensGreece

Bibliographic information

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  • Copyright Information Springer International Publishing AG, part of Springer Nature 2018
  • Publisher Name Springer, Cham
  • eBook Packages Computer Science Computer Science (R0)
  • Print ISBN 978-3-319-94273-5
  • Online ISBN 978-3-319-94274-2
  • Series Print ISSN 0302-9743
  • Series Online ISSN 1611-3349
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