Program 2012

of the SMI Workshop 2012

  • 09.00 – 09.15
    Anton Nijholt and Andrea Minuto
  • 09.15 – 10.00
    Some Adventures in Making Smart Objects and Computational Materials.
    Ivan Poupyrev (Disney Research, Pittsburgh, USA).
  • 10.00 – 10.30
    Materials of Embodied Interaction.
    Patrizia Marti (University of Siena, Italy).

10.30 – 11.00

  • 11.00 – 11.30
    Development of and Experimentation on Deformable Three-Dimensional Figures by the Use of Polystyrene Beads, a Pressure Sensor, and an Air Pump.
    Azusa Hakamatsuka, Yasushi Matoba, Kadri Rebane, Toshiki Sato, Sachiko Kodama, Hideki Koike (The University of Electro- Communications, Tokyo, Japan).
  • 11.30 – 12.00
    A Programmable Fenestration System for Residential Use: Functional, Social and Aesthetic Qualities.
    Sotirios D Kotsopoulos, Federico Casalegno, Wesley Graybill, Leonardo Giusti (MIT, Cambridge, USA).

12.00 – 14.00

  • 14.00 – 14.30
    Horse Riding as a Metaphor for Man-machine Interfaces.
    Wim A. Poelman (Delft University of Technology, Delft, Netherlands).
  • 14.30 – 15.00
    “Bouncing Star” Smart-Ball Project: Focusing on the Interaction of Expressions and Exhibitions.
    Sachiko Kodama, Toshiki Sato, Hideki Koike, Akira Fujimoto (The University of Electro-Communications, Tokyo, Japan).

15.00 – 15.15

  • 15.15 – 15.45
    Growing Grass: a Smart Material Interactive Display, Design and Construction History.
    Andrea Minuto and Anton Nijholt (University of Twente, the Netherlands)
  • 15.45 – 16.00
    Conclusions and Closing of the Workshop
    Leonardo Giusti and Patrizia Marti

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