VIGITIA meets Degginger 2.0 – Recap (2021-10-15)

We are looking back on an exciting and insightful week of our pop-up science exhibition at the creative center Degginger. (more...)


Discussing Digital Transformation and the Workplace at bidt-Konferenz 2021 (2021-10-13)

Raphael Wimmer participated in a great panel and said some smart things. (more...)


Project Showreel 10/2021 (2021-10-11)

Check out our showreel of recent and upcoming projects. (more...)


VIGITIA meets Degginger 2.0 (2021-09-16)

Hands-on research: The pop-up science exhibition “VIGITIA meets Degginger” enters its second round. (more...)


PDA group at Mensch und Computer 2021 (2021-09-09)

We presented our projects ScreenshotMatcher (Short Paper, Demo) and DotTrack (Demo) at the Mensch und Computer 2021 conference. ScreenshotMatcher was awarded with an honorable mention award! Further information on can be found on the ScreenshotMatcher and DotTrack project page. (more...)


Workshop: Methodologies for code in ethnographic research. From theory to practice (2021-06-11)

Together with colleagues from LMU Munich, University of Bonn and Toyo University Sarah Thanner is co-organizing a workshop that discusses ethnographic methods for researching computer code. The workshop will take place on July 2nd and July 3rd. Further information can be found on the website of the commission Digitalisierung im Alltag (Digitalization in everyday life). (more...)


Sketchable Interaction at CHI21 (2021-05-08)

We will present our paper Sketchable Interaction: Drawing User Interfaces with Interactive Regions as an Interactivity (Demo) at CHI2021 conference. Further information can be found on the Sketchable Interaction page. (more...)


PDA group at Workshop on Esports and High Performance HCI 2021 (2021-04-10)

Andreas Schmid will present a short paper on a new method for measuring end-to-end latency at the first Workshop on Esports and High Performance HCI, co-located with CHI'21. Further information on can be found on the project page. (more...)


DotTrack at TEI 2021 (2021-02-16)

We will present our paper Dothraki: Tracking Tangibles Atop Tabletops Through De-Bruijn Tori at TEI 2021 conference. Further information on can be found on the DotTrack project page. (more...)


VIGITIA meets Degginger (2020-09-09)

Prototypenausstellung “Interaktive Tische im Alltag” von 14.-19.9.2020 im Degginger, Regensburg (more...)


DispLagBox at Mensch und Computer 2020 (2020-09-01)

We will present DispLagBox, a precise and easily replicable device for measuring display latency, as a short paper at Mensch und Computer 2020. (more...)


VIGITIA: Table Survey Started (2020-06-04)

We started a survey to better understand how people work at tables. (more...)


Augmented Realities put on the table - Talk at MeDiA Lab at Humboldt University of Berlin (2020-05-27)

On Wednesday, 27.5.2020, Sarah Thanner gave a talk at Media & Digital Anthropology Lab at Humboldt University of Berlin and presented her ongoing PhD research. (more...)


Evaluating workflow-specific HTML Editor (2020-05-18)

We are currently evaluating a custom, simplified HTML Editor developed for and with Technische Zentrale @UR. (more...)


Co-Organizing the ZD.B Symposium (2019-11-28)

Our group co-organized and participated in the second ZD.B Symposium - the network congress for the ZD.B scientific initiatives. (more...)


Prekäres Essen auf smarten Tischen? - Talk at Fulda University of Applied Sciences (2019-11-21)

On Thursday, 21. November 2019, Sarah Thanner gave a talk on possibilities and challenges in digital public health and nutrition at Fulda University of Applied Sciences. (more...)


Presenting our research at the 60th anniversary festivities of Infineon Regensburg (2019-09-14)

Raphael Wimmer presented past and ongoing research projects at the University of Regensburg booth. (more...)


Das Analoge muss ins Digitale - talk at the Regensburg University Library (2019-06-05)

On Wednesday, 05. June 2019, Raphael Wimmer will give a talk about the group's research on physical and digital affordances (event details). (more...)


Visit by the Ambassador of the Czech Republic (2019-04-25)

Tomáš Jan Podivínský, Ambassador of the Czech Republic visited our lab together with a delegation from the Regensburg Chamber of Commerce. (more...)


Erfinderworkshop am 21. und 22. Februar 2019 (2019-01-28)

Am 21./22.2.2019 organisiert die Nachwuchsgruppe den diesjährigen Erfinderworkshop der GI-Fachgruppe “Be-greifbare Interaktion” in Regensburg mit dem Schwerpunkt Tangible Blocks. (more...)


PDA Group at CHI '2018 (2018-04-21)

We will present a poster and a workshop paper at CHI 2018. (more...)


Presenting 'Files as Directories' at Salon de Refusés 2018 (2018-04-09)

On 9. April 2018, Raphael Wimmer presented initial work on using file system semantics for accessing structured data within files at the Salon de Refusés 2018. (more...)


Jürgen Hahn joins the group (2018-02-01)

Jürgen Hahn joined our group today as a PhD student. Jürgen recently finished his M.Sc. at University of Regensburg under the supervision of Bernd Ludwig. (more...)


Invited Talk at TU Dresden (2018-01-09)

Raphael Wimmer gave a talk about “Keeping the User in Control” at the Interactive Media Lab led by Raimund Dachselt at TU Dresden. Slides (PDF) (more...)


Florian Bockes joins the group (2017-10-16)

Florian Bockes joined our group today as a PhD student. Florian recently finished his M.Sc. at University of Regensburg under the supervision of Christian Wolff. (more...)


Preetha Moorthy joins the group (2017-08-16)

Preetha Moorthy joined our group today as a PhD student. Preetha recently finished her M.Sc. at Bauhaus University Weimar under the supervision of Eva Hornecker. (more...)


Invited Talk at Saarland University (2017-07-12)

Raphael Wimmer gave a talk about the state of paper and digital documents in public administration at the Human-Computer Interaction and Interactive Technologies Lab at Saarland University. We talked a little bit about e-government, prototyping techniques, and lab organization. Slides (PDF) (more...)


Invited Talk at Bauhaus-University Weimar (2017-05-17)

Raphael Wimmer gave a Research Talk about “Affordances of Paper, Public Administration, and Toolkits” at the Bauhausinteraction Colloquium at the Bauhaus-University Weimar. Slides (PDF) (more...)


Invited Talk at Media Interaction Lab (2017-04-05)

Raphael Wimmer gave a short talk about our research (and upcoming challenges) at the Media Interaction Lab in Hagenberg. Slides. (more...)