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The Discussion of Innovative Concept for Icon Display on Elevator’s Indicator

  • Ming-Tang Wang
Conference paper
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 8009)

Abstract

In this paper, we focus on the researching innovation of open-close button of elevator by questionnaire. The text of native language is found the best cognition for button indicator of open-close on the attributes of observability and relative advantage in elevator. The conclusions are: (1) Chinese glyphss “開 (open)” and “關 (close)” are the most easily observable and the highest relative advantage. So the text of native language could be the best for open-close button in elevators. (2) The complex symbols are the thick stroke with multi-element. (3) Important indicators of elevators could not only need thick black and slender arrows, but also it is non-highlighted.

Keywords

elevator button indicator caring concept diffusion of Innovations 

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Ming-Tang Wang
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  1. 1.The Department of Industrial DesignNational Kaohsiung Normal UniversityKaohsiungTaiwan, R.O.C

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