Raphael Wimmer

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Office hours: Tuesday, 13-15 and Thursday, 12-14 (reserve a time slot).

About

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Raphael Wimmer is a tenured lecturer at the University of Regensburg where he leads the junior research group “Physical Affordances for Digital Media and Workflows” funded by the Bavarian State Ministry of Science and the Arts and coordinated by the Bavarian Research Institute for Digital Transformation (bidt). From 2017 to 2020, the junior research group was funded in the context of the Centre Digitisation.Bavaria (ZD.B). He studied media informatics at the University of Munich (LMU) where he also received his PhD for a thesis on "Grasp-Sensitive Surfaces". His research revolves around technical, ergonomic, and organizational aspects of human-computer interaction. (more info in German and English)

News / Blog

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...)


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...)


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Projects

Project: Extensible Clipboard (2017 - )

A new foundation for seamlessly sharing information


Project: Input Device Latency (2017 - )

Measuring and understanding latency of input devices


Project: Reading on Physical and Digital Media (2019 - )

Effect of display medium on reading behavior


Project: Sketching with Hardware (2012 - )

A Course for Teaching Interactive Hardware Prototyping to Computer Science Students


Project: Universal Files (2017 - )

Files and directories as information substrate


Project: Applying Voting Methods in User Research (2019 - 2019)

Investigating reliability and validity of Likert scales, Likert-type items and voting methods