Computers Helping People with Special Needs

13th International Conference, ICCHP 2012, Linz, Austria, July 11-13, 2012, Proceedings, Part I

  • Klaus Miesenberger
  • Arthur Karshmer
  • Petr Penaz
  • Wolfgang Zagler
Conference proceedings ICCHP 2012

Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 7382)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
  2. ULD - Universal Learning Design

  3. Putting the Disabled Student in Charge: User Focused Technology in Education

    1. Mike Wald, E. A. Draffan, Russell Newman, Sebastian Skuse, Chris Phethean
      Pages 51-58
    2. Poorna Kushalnagar, Benjamin Williams, Raja S. Kushalnagar
      Pages 59-64
    3. Paloma Cantón, Ángel L. González, Gonzalo Mariscal, Carlos Ruiz
      Pages 65-72
    4. Fern Faux, David Finch, Lisa Featherstone
      Pages 73-76
    5. Lars Ballieu Christensen, Sean J. Keegan, Tanja Stevns
      Pages 77-83
    6. Raja S. Kushalnagar, Poorna Kushalnagar, Jeffrey B. Pelz
      Pages 92-99
    7. Mamoru Fujiyoshi, Akio Fujiyoshi, Akiko Ohsawa, Toshiaki Aomatsu, Haruhiko Sawazaki
      Pages 116-123
  4. Access to Mathematics and Science

    1. John Gardner, Courtney Christensen
      Pages 124-129
    2. Katsuhito Yamaguchi, Masakazu Suzuki
      Pages 130-137
    3. Wanda Gonzúrová, Pavel Hrabák
      Pages 138-141
    4. Yoshinori Takeuchi, Hironori Kawaguchi, Noboru Ohnishi, Daisuke Wakatsuki, Hiroki Minagawa
      Pages 142-149
    5. Bruno Mascret, Alain Mille, Vivien Guillet
      Pages 150-157
    6. Nancy Alajarmeh, Enrico Pontelli
      Pages 158-165
    7. Silvia Fajardo-Flores, Dominique Archambault
      Pages 166-173
    8. Tetsuya Watanabe, Toshimitsu Yamaguchi, Masaki Nakagawa
      Pages 174-181
    9. Yonatan Breiter, Arthur Karshmer, Judith Karshmer
      Pages 191-195
    10. Klaus Miesenberger, Mario Batusic, Peter Heumader, Bernhard Stöger
      Pages 196-203
  5. Policy and Service Provision

    1. Renzo Andrich, Valerio Gower, Sabrina Vincenti
      Pages 207-214
    2. Valerio Gower, Renzo Andrich, Andrea Agnoletto, Petra Winkelmann, Thomas Lyhne, Roberts Rozis et al.
      Pages 215-222
    3. Mario Covarrubias, Elia Gatti, Alessandro Mansutti, Monica Bordegoni, Umberto Cugini
      Pages 227-234
    4. Erik Zetterström
      Pages 235-242
    5. Denise Leahy, Stuart Lawler
      Pages 243-250
  6. CDI - Creative Design for Inclusion

    1. Sascha Sommer, Matthias Bartels, Martina Frießem, Joachim Zülch
      Pages 251-253
    2. Birgitta Cappelen, Anders-Petter Andersson
      Pages 254-261
    3. Harald Holone, Jo Herstad
      Pages 262-269
    4. Jack Sade, Komal Naz, Malgorzata Plaza
      Pages 270-277
    5. Niels Henrik Helms, Susanne Tellerup
      Pages 278-283
  7. Virtual User Models for Designing and Using Inclusive Products

    1. Yehya Mohamad, Manfred Dangelmaier, Matthias Peissner, Pradipta Biswas, Carlos A. Velasco
      Pages 284-287
    2. Markus Modzelewski, Michael Lawo, Pierre Kirisci, Joshue O. Connor, Antoinette Fennell, Yehya Mohamad et al.
      Pages 288-294
    3. Ana María Navarro, Juan Bautista Mocholí, Juan Carlos Naranjo
      Pages 303-310
    4. Alejandro García, Jesús Sánchez, Víctor Sánchez, José Alberto Hernández
      Pages 311-314
    5. Ivo Malý, Jiří Bittner, Pavel Slavík
      Pages 315-322
  8. Web Accessibility in Advanced Technologies

    1. Shadi Abou-Zahra, Konstantinos Votis, Karel Van Isacker
      Pages 323-324
    2. Klaus Miesenberger, Eric Velleman, David Crombie, Helen Petrie, Jenny S. Darzentas, Carlos A. Velasco
      Pages 325-328

Other volumes

  1. Computers Helping People with Special Needs
    13th International Conference, ICCHP 2012, Linz, Austria, July 11-13, 2012, Proceedings, Part I
  2. 13th International Conference, ICCHP 2012, Linz, Austria, July 11-13, 2012, Proceedings, Part II

About these proceedings


The two-volume set LNCS 7382 and 7383 constiutes the refereed proceedings of the 13th International Conference on Computers Helping People with Special Needs, ICCHP 2012, held in Linz, Austria, in July 2012. The 147 revised full papers and 42 short papers were carefully reviewed and selected from 364 submissions. The papers included in the first volume are organized in the following topical sections: universal learning design; putting the disabled student in charge: user focused technology in education; access to mathematics and science; policy and service provision; creative design for inclusion, virtual user models for designing and using inclusive products; web accessibility in advanced technologies, website accessibility metrics; entertainment software accessibility; document and media accessibility; inclusion by accessible social media; a new era for document accessibility: understanding, managing and implementing the ISO standard PDF/UA; and human-computer interaction and usability for elderly.


Braille mobile devices natural language processing social networks virtual reality

Editors and affiliations

  • Klaus Miesenberger
    • 1
  • Arthur Karshmer
    • 2
  • Petr Penaz
    • 3
  • Wolfgang Zagler
    • 4
  1. 1.Institut Integriert StudierenUniversity of LinzLinzAustria
  2. 2.University of San FranciscoSan FranciscoUSA
  3. 3.Support Centre for Students with Special NeedsMasaryk UniversityBrnoCzech Republic
  4. 4.Institute "integriert studieren"Vienna University of TechnologyViennaAustria

Bibliographic information

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  • Copyright Information Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 2012
  • Publisher Name Springer, Berlin, Heidelberg
  • eBook Packages Computer Science Computer Science (R0)
  • Print ISBN 978-3-642-31521-3
  • Online ISBN 978-3-642-31522-0
  • Series Print ISSN 0302-9743
  • Series Online ISSN 1611-3349
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