Raphael Wimmer

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

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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).

Raphael 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)

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...)


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...)


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...)


→ complete list of news/blog posts involving me

Project: DotTrack (2017 - )

Absolute position tracking using the raw image of a mouse sensor


Project: Analysing the eAkte/eFile landscape in Germany (2017 - )

Eine Untersuchung der eAkten-Landschaft in Deutschland


Project: Yet Another Latency Measuring Device (2020 - )

Measuring device for end-to-end (click to photon) latency based on cheap off-the-shelf components.


Project: Extensible Clipboard (2017 - )

A new foundation for seamlessly sharing information


Project: Input Device Latency (2017 - )

Measuring and understanding latency of input devices


Project: Latency Measurement (2017 - )

Measuring and understanding latency of computer systems


Project: PAtrack - Tracking physical personnel files in HR (2018 - )

PAtrack is a system for digitally tracking the location of paper files at the HR department of the University of Regensburg.


Project: Pop-Up Participatory Design facilitates Ideation, User Research, and Outreach (2020-01-09 - )

Pop-Up Participatory Design facilitates Ideation, User Research, and Outreach


Project: Reading on Different Media (2020 - )

We are investigating how different media affect reading performance and experience.


Project: Sketchable Interaction (2018 - )

An interaction concept for customizable desktop environments and workflows


Project: Survey on table use in everyday life (2020-06-04 - 2020-08-18)

Results of our survey on table use in everyday life (2020).


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: Vigitia Meets Degginger 2.0 (September 2021) (2021-09-20 - 2021-09-25)

From September 20 to 25, 2021, we presented three prototypes to an interested public at Regensburg's Degginger Cultural and Creative Center. The primary goals of the exhibition were to generate ideas for further application scenarios and use cases, user research, public relations and science communication.


Project: VIGITIA meets Degginger 3.0 (March 2022) (2022-03-15 - 2022-03-19)

From March 15 to 19, 2021, we presented three prototypes to an interested public at Regensburg's Degginger Cultural and Creative Center. The primary goals of the exhibition were to generate ideas for further application scenarios and use cases, user research, public relations and science communication.


Project: Vigitia Meets Degginger (September 2020) (2020-09-14 - 2020-09-19)

Public exhibition of first project results


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

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


For a list of older publications please have a look at my university web site

Patrick Stadler, Andreas Schmid, Raphael Wimmer

DispLagBox: Simple and Replicable High-Precision Measurements of Display Latency

Proceedings of the Conference on Mensch und Computer 2020, 2020-09-06 () (more...)

Julia Sageder, Ariane Demleitner, Oliver Irlbacher, Raphael Wimmer

Applying Voting Methods in User Research

Mensch und Computer 2019 (Poster), 2019-09-08 () (more...)

Raphael Wimmer, Andreas Schmid, Florian Bockes

On the Latency of USB-Connected Input Devices

Proceedings of the 2019 CHI Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems (CHI '19), 2019-05-09 () (more...)

Florian Bockes, Raphael Wimmer, Andreas Schmid

LagBox – Measuring the Latency of USB-Connected Input Devices.

CHI EA '18 Extended Abstracts of the 2018 CHI Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems, 2018-04-21 () (more...)

Raphael Wimmer

Digitales Papier

Blick in die Wissenschaft, 2018 () (more...)

Raphael Wimmer

Files as Directories: Some Thoughts on Accessing Structured Data within Files

Conference Companion of the 2nd International Conference on Art, Science, and Engineering of Programming (Programming'18 Companion), 2018 () (more...)