Dynamic Cooperative Information Display in Mobile Environments

  • Christophe Jacquet
  • Yacine Bellik
  • Yolaine Bourda
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 4252)


We introduce an interaction scenario in which users of public places can see relevant information items on public displays as they move. Public displays can dynamically collaborate and group with each other so as to minimize information clutter and redundancy. We analyse the usability constraints of this scenario in terms of information layout on the screens. This allows us to introduce a decentralized architecture in which information screens as well as users are modeled by software agents. We then present a simulator that implements this system.


Software Agent User Agent Mobile Environment Output Device Public Display 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Christophe Jacquet
    • 1
    • 2
  • Yacine Bellik
    • 2
  • Yolaine Bourda
    • 1
  1. 1.Supélec, Plateau de MoulonGif-sur-YvetteFrance
  2. 2.LIMSI-CNRSOrsayFrance

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