Hybrid Tactile/Tangible Interaction for 3D Data Exploration

Abstract : We present the design and evaluation of an interface that combines tactile and tangible paradigms for 3D visualization. While studies have demonstrated that both tactile and tangible input can be efficient for a subset of 3D manipulation tasks, we reflect here on the possibility to combine the two complementary input types. Based on a field study and follow-up interviews, we present a conceptual framework of the use of these different interaction modalities for visualization both separately and combined—focusing on free exploration as well as precise control. We present a prototypical application of a subset of these combined mappings for fluid dynamics data visualization using a portable, position-aware device which offers both tactile input and tangible sensing. We evaluate our approach with domain experts and report on their qualitative feedback.
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Lonni Besançon, Paul Issartel, Mehdi Ammi, Tobias Isenberg. Hybrid Tactile/Tangible Interaction for 3D Data Exploration. IEEE Transactions on Visualization and Computer Graphics, Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, 2017, 23 (1), pp.881-890. ⟨10.1109/TVCG.2016.2599217⟩. ⟨hal-01372922⟩

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