Common Interaction Schemes for In-Vehicle User-Interfaces

  • Simon Nestler
  • Marcus Tönnis
  • Gudrun Klinker
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 5612)


In this paper different interaction schemes which are currently implemented by major automotive manufacturers have been identified and analyzed. Complete overviews on all in-vehicle user-interface concepts are rarely spread. This paper gives a deeper insight in interaction schemes and user-interface concepts which are implemented in current cars. Additionally an expert review with 7 experts was performed to get a first impression which user-interface interaction schemes work well in the in-vehicle context. In order to get an impression of the suitability of the interaction schemes for the development of usable in-vehicle user-interfaces we performed different tests. The results are reported in text and tables.


User Interface Design In-vehicle information systems IVIS 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Simon Nestler
    • 1
  • Marcus Tönnis
    • 1
  • Gudrun Klinker
    • 1
  1. 1.Fachgebiet Augmented RealityTechnische Universität München, Fakultät für InformatikGarching bei MünchenGermany

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