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Support of user interface design aspects in a framework for distributed cooperative applications

  • Hans-W. Gellersen
Submitted Papers
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 896)

Abstract

We discuss a number of application trends such as distribution, mobility and multimedia integration with respect to human-computer interaction, and point out that these aspects can not be abstracted in user interface development. Thus, we propose a software engineering framework for integrated treatment of different application aspects. Embedded in this framework, UI development is supported by a structuring approach based on UI aspects, and by a tuplespace-based architecture. UI aspects capture distinct design decisions and are semantically supported by specialized tools. The tuplespace-based architecture serves for integration of heterogeneous tools and for flexible UI management.

Keywords

Software Engineering Cooperative Work Application Aspect Mobile Human Computer Support Cooperative Work 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Hans-W. Gellersen
    • 1
  1. 1.Telecooperation Office Vincenz-Prießnitz-Str. 1University of KarlsruheKarlsruheGermany

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