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FH-Prof. DI (FH) Dr. Mirjam Augstein

Assistive Technologies, Collaborative Systems, Input Methods and Techniques, Adaptive Systems and Personalization

Education

Johannes Kepler Universität Linz, Informatik, Dr. techn.
Oct 2006 - Dec 2011
FH OÖ, Campus Hagenberg, Engineering für Computer-Basiertes Lernen, Dipl.Ing. (FH)
Oct 2002 - Jul 2006

Professional career & activities

University of Applied Sciences Upper Austria, Professor for Personalized and Collaborative Systems
Apr 2012 - dato
University of Applied Sciences, Hagenberg, Assistant Professor
Sep 2010 - Apr 2012
Johannes Kepler University , Research Assistant
Oct 2006 - Aug 2010

Research interests

  • Adaptive Systems and Personalization
  • Collaborative Systems
  • Assistive Technologies
  • Input Methods and Techniques
2019
M. Augstein, T. Neumayr, T. Burger, J. Altmann, W. Kurschl, S. Vrecer - Haptic and Touchless User Input Methods for Simple 3D Interaction Tasks: Interaction Performance and User Experience for People with and Without Impairments in Computer Vision, Imaging and Computer Graphics Theory and Applications.… more
2019
T. Neumayr, B. Saatci, M. Augstein, H. C. Jetter, C. Klokmose, G. Anderst-Kotsis, S. Rintel - Hybrid Collaboration – Moving Beyond Purely Co-Located or Remote Collaboration - ECSCW 2019: Proceedings of the 17th European Conference on Computer Supported Cooperative Work, Salzburg, Austria, 2019 more
2019
S. Pimminger, W. Kurschl, M. Augstein, J. Altmann, J. Heinzelreiter - Low-Cost Tracking of Assembly Tasks in Industrial Environments - Proceedings of the 12th PErvasive Technologies Related to Assistive Environments Conference, Rhodos, Greece, 2019, pp. 86-93 more
2019
M. Augstein, T. Neumayr - A Human-Centered Taxonomy of Interaction Modalities and Devices - INTERACTING WITH COMPUTERS, Vol. 31, No. 1, 2019 more
2018
T. Neumayr, H. C. Jetter, M. Augstein, J. Friedl, T. Luger - Domino: A Descriptive Framework for Hybrid Collaboration and Coupling Styles in Partially Distributed Teams - Proceedings of the ACM on Human-Computer Interaction, Vol. 2, No. 128, 2018, pp. 24 more
2018
M. Augstein, T. Neumayr, S. Vrecer, W. Kurschl, J. Altmann - Tangible Interaction for Simple 3D Interaction Tasks: Comparing Device-In-Hand and Hand-In-Device Scenarios - Proceedings of the 2nd International Conference on Computer-Human Interaction Research and Applications , Sevilla, Spain, 2018 more
2018
M. Augstein, T. Neumayr, S. Pimminger, C. Ebner, J. Altmann, W. Kurschl - Contextual Design in Industrial Settings: Experiences and Recommendations - Proceedings of the 20th International Conference on Enterprise Information Systems, Funchal, Madeira, Portugal, 2018 more
2018
M. Augstein, T. Neumayr, S. Vrecer, W. Kurschl, J. Altmann - The Role of Haptics in User Input for Simple 3D Interaction Tasks - An Analysis of Interaction Performance and User Experience - Proceedings of the 2nd International Conference on Human Computer Interaction Theory and Applications, Funchal,… more
2017
M. Augstein, T. Neumayr, T. Burger - The Role of Haptics in User Input for People with Motor and Cognitive Impairments - Proceedings of the 2017 AAATE Conference , Sheffield, United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland, 2017 more
2017
M. Augstein, T. Neumayr, D. Kern, W. Kurschl, J. Altmann, T. Burger - An Analysis and Modeling Framework for Personalized Interaction - IUI '17 Companion: Proceedings of the 22nd International Conference on Intelligent User Interfaces Companion, Limassol, Cyprus, Cyprus, 2017 more
2017
M. Augstein - Perspnalization of Information and Media - Report, [Keine Institution], Germany, 2017, pp. 17-25 more
2017
M. Augstein, T. Neumayr - Layered Evaluation of a Personalized Interaction Approach - Adjunct Publication of the 25th Conference on User Modeling, Adaptation and Personalization, Bratislava, Slovakia, 2017 more
2017
M. Augstein, T. Neumayr, W. Kurschl, D. Kern, T. Burger, J. Altmann - A Personalized Interaction Approach - Motivation and Use Case - Adjunct Publication of the 25th Conference on User Modeling, Adaptation and Personalization, Bratislava, Slovakia, 2017 more
2017
T. Neumayr, M. Augstein, H. C. Jetter - Phases and Success Criteria of Collaboration in the Ubiquity Era - Proceedings of the 15th International Conference on Advances in Mobile Computing and Multimedia, Salzburg, Austria, 2017 more
2016
T. Neumayr, M. Augstein, S. Vrecer, W. Kurschl, J. Altmann - Learning Special Input Methods with Personalized Game Applications - Proceedings of ABIS 2016 - 22nd International Workshop on Intelligent and Personalized Human-Computer Interaction, Aachen, Germany, Germany, 2016 more
2016
M. Augstein, T. Neumayr, R. Ruckser-Scherb, S. Dielacher - Collaboration Around an Interactive Tabletop in Rehabilitation Settings in Collaboration Meets Interactive Spaces (Contributions to Book: Part/Chapter/Section 18), (Editors: Craig Anslow, Pedro Campos, Joaquim Jorge) - Springer, 2016 more
2015
M. Augstein, D. Kern, T. Neumayr, W. Kurschl, J. Altmann - Measuring Physical Pressure in Smart Phone Interaction for People with Impairments - Proceedings of Mensch und Computer 2015 - Workshops, Stuttgart, Germany, 2015 more
2015
T. Neumayr, D. Kern, M. Augstein, W. Kurschl, J. Altmann - User Modeling Features Related to Physical Pressure - Proceedings of the 13th International Conference on Advances in Mobile Computing and Multimedia, Brussels, Belgium, 2015 more
2015
M. Augstein, D. Kern, T. Neumayr, W. Kurschl, T. Burger, J. Altmann - Multi-Modal Interaction with Mobiles and Wearables for People with Impairments - Proceedings of the 3rd International Workshop on Collaboration Meets Interactive Surfaces 2015, Funchal, Madeira, Portugal, 2015 more
2015
M. Augstein - Inclusion through Individualization of Human-Machine-Interaction - the IAAA Project in WINTEC 2015 Wissenschaftspreis Inklusion durch Naturwissenschaften und Technik (Editors: Bundesministerium für Arbeit, Soziales und Konsumentenschutz), 2015, pp. 43-61 more
2015
M. Augstein, T. Neumayr, I. Karlhuber, S. Dielacher, J. Altmann, S. Öhlinger - Tabletop-Supported Rehabilitation with fun.tast.tisch. - Lessons Learned - Proceedings of the 10th ACM International Conference on Interactive Tabletops and Surfaces (ITS15), Funchal, Madeira, Portugal, 2015 more
2015
M. Augstein, T. Neumayr, I. Karlhuber, S. Dielacher, S. Öhlinger, J. Altmann - Training of Cognitive Performance in Complex Tasks with a Tabletop-Based Rehabilitation System - ACM International Conference on Interactive Tabletops and Surfaces, Funchal, Madeira, Portugal, 2015 more
2015
T. Neumayr, D. Kern, M. Augstein, W. Kurschl, J. Altmann - Analyzing Interaction for Automated Adaptation – First Steps in the IAAA Project - International Journal of Electronics and Telecommunications, Vol. 61, No. 2, 2015 more
2015
T. Neumayr, D. Kern, M. Augstein, W. Kurschl, J. Altmann - IAAA - Interaction Analysis for Automated Adaptation - Proceedings 9th conference for Austrian universities of applied sciences, Hagenberg, Austria, 2015 more
2014
W. Kurschl, M. Augstein, T. Burger, C. Pointner - User Modelling for People with Special Needs - International Journal of Pervasive Computing and Communications (IJPCC), Vol. 10, No. 3, 2014 more
2014
M. Augstein, T. Neumayr - Challenges and Opportunities of fun.tast.tisch. in Interactive Rehabilitation Settings - Proceedings of the 2nd International Workshop Collaboration meets Interactive Surfaces. Walls, Tables, Tablets, Phones, co-located with ITS2014, Dresden, Germany, 2014 more
2014
M. Augstein, T. Neumayr - Touch and Tangibles - Interacting with fun.tast.tisch. Results of a Study with Non-Target-Group Users - Proceedings of the 2014 Workshop on Tactile/Haptic User Interfaces for Tabletops and Tablets (TacTT), held in conjuction with ITS2014, Dresden, Germany, 2014 more
2014
M. Augstein, B. Brandherm, D. Heckmann, E. Herder, W. Wörndl - ABIS 2014 - 20th International Workshop on Adaptivity and User Modeling - Proceedings of Mensch & Computer 2014, München, Germany, 2014, pp. 153-156 more
2014
M. Augstein, T. Neumayr, I. Schacherl-Hofer - The Usability of a Tabletop Application for Neuro-Rehabilitation from Therapists' Point of View - Proceedings of the 9th ACM International Conference on Interactive Tabletops and Surfaces, Dresden, Germany, Germany, 2014 more
2014
K. Miesenberger, P. Heumader, R. Koutney, W. Kurschl, H. Stitz, M. Augstein, M. Vieghofer, D. Hofer, C. Pointner - ATLab: An App-Framework for Physical Disabilities - Journal on Technology & Persons with Disabilities, Vol. 1, No. 23, 2014 more
2014
M. Augstein, W. Kurschl - Modelling Touchless Interaction for People with Special Needs - Proceedings of the 20th Workshop on Adaptivity and User Modeling, München, Germany, 2014, pp. 157-166 more
2014
T. Neumayr, M. Augstein, J. Altmann, S. Dielacher, I. Karlhuber - fun.tast.tisch. – A User-Centered Interdisciplinary Design Process for a Novel Approach to Neuro-Rehabilitation - Proceedings FFH 2014, Kufstein, Austria, 2014 more
2013
P. Heumader, M. Augstein, T. Burger, D. Hofer, R. Koutney, W. Kurschl, K. Miesenberger, H. Stitz, M. Vieghofer - ATLab: An Accessible Cross Platform Gaming Framework for People with Disabilities - Proceedings of AAATE 2013, Vilamoura, Portugal, 2013, pp. 404-409 more
2013
M. Augstein, T. Neumayr, I. Schacherl-Hofer, S. Öhlinger - fun.tast.tisch. - User-Centered Design for Interactive Tabletop Interfaces in Neuro-Rehabilitation - Proceedings of Mensch & Computer 2013, Bremen, Germany, 2013, pp. 309-312 more
2013
M. Augstein, T. Neumayr, R. Ruckser-Scherb, I. Karlhuber, J. Altmann - The fun.tast.tisch. Project – A Novel Approach to Neuro-Rehabilitation Using an Interactive Multiuser Multitouch Tabletop - Proceedings of the ACM International Conference on Interactive Tabletops and Surfaces 2013, St. Andrews,… more
2013
W. Kurschl, M. Augstein, H. Stitz, P. Heumader, C. Pointner - A User Modelling Wizard for People with Motor Impairments - Proceedings of the 11th International Conference on Advances in Mobile Computing & Multimedia (MoMM2013), Vienna, Austria, 2013 more
2013
M. Augstein, T. Neumayr, R. Ruckser-Scherb, I. Karlhuber, J. Altmann - The fun.tast.tisch. Project - Interactive Tabletops in Neuro-Rehabilitation - Proceedings of the ACM International Conference on Interactive Tabletops and Surfaces 2013, St. Andrews, United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland,… more
2012
W. Kurschl, M. Augstein, H. Stitz - Adaptive User Interfaces on Tablets to Support People With Disabilities - ABIS 2012 - Proceedings of the 19th International Workshop on Personalization and Recommendation on the Web and Beyond, Konstanz, Germany, 2012, pp. 4 more
2012
E. Herder, M. Augstein, D. Heckmann - ABIS 2012: 19th International Workshop on Adaptivity and User Modeling - Proceedings of Mensch & Computer 2012, Konstanz, Germany, 2012, pp. 71-74 more
2012
T. Neumayr, M. Augstein - Recommender Systems: Between Acceptance and Refusal - ABIS 2012 - Proceedings of the 19th International Workshop on Personalization and Recommendation on the Web and Beyond, Konstanz, Germany, 2012, pp. 8 more
2011
M. Köck, A. Paramythis - Activity sequence modelling and dynamic clustering for personalized e-learning - Journal of User Modeling and User-Adapted Interaction, Vol. 21, No. 1, 2011, pp. 51-97 more
2011
M. Augstein - Activity Sequence Modeling and Multi-Targeted Clustering for Personalization in E-Learning - Phd Thesis, Institut für Informationsverarbeitung und Mikroprozessortechnik (FIM), JKU, Austria, 2011, pp. 1-221 more
2010
M. Köck, A. Paramythis - Towards Adaptive Learning Support on the Basis of Behavioural Patterns in Learning Activity Sequences - International Conference on Intelligent Networking and Collaborative Systems, Thessaloniki, Greece, 2010, pp. 100-107 more
2009
M. Köck - Towards Intelligent Adaptive E-Learning Systems - Machine Learning for Learner Activity Classification - 17th Workshop on Adaptivity and User Modeling in Interactive Systems, Darmstadt, Germany, 2009, pp. 26-31 more
2008
M. Köck - Computational Intelligence for Communication and Cooperation Guidance in Adaptive E-Learning Systems - 16th Workshop on Adaptivity and User Modeling in Interactive Systems, Würzburg, Germany, 2008, pp. 32-34 more
2007
D. Hauger, M. Köck - State of the art of adaptivity in e-learning platforms - 15th Workshop on Adaptivity and User Modeling in Interactive Systems, Halle/Saale, Germany, 2007, pp. 355-360 more
2019
2018
 Today′s work environments are often characterized by high flexibility in terms of working time models (e.g., flexitime models, time shifts through international collaboration) and workspaces… more
2017
 In order to personalize web-based systems there exist content-based (e.g., through keyword or text analysis) as well as collaborative (e.g., collaborative filtering) approaches. User data that are… more
2016
Currently, there are about 4000 companies in Austria that train highly qualified welders. Application areas for welding technologies are broad and include, for instance, ventilation or heating engineering… more
2016
The ever-increasing digitalization of production (“Industry 4.0”) leads to new challenges at monitoring and controlling technical production processes. Employees observe half-automated machinery… more
2014
Nowadays, personalization plays a major role in a multitude of computer-based systems. Additionally, due to the European and national Strategy 2020 concerning demographic change, prospectively aging employees… more
2011
More than 10 million disabled people live in the region of D-A-CH. Special input devices and adequate software are barely available and mostly very expensive, as a consequence for these people the access… more