An HCI model for usability of sonification applications

Ag. Asri Ag. Ibrahim, and Hunt, Andy J. (2007) An HCI model for usability of sonification applications. In: 5th International Workshop on TAsk MOdels and DIAgrams for user interface design, (TAMODIA 2006) , 23-24 October 2006, Hasselt, Belgium.

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Abstract

Sonification is a representation of data using sounds with the intention of communication and interpretation. The process and technique of converting the data into sound is called the sonification technique. One or more techniques might be required by a sonification application. However, sonification techniques are not always suitable for all kinds of data, and often custom techniques are used - where the design is tailored to the domain and nature of the data as well as the users' required tasks within the application. Therefore, it is important to assure the usability of the technique for the specific domain application being developed. This paper describes a new HCI Model for usability of sonification applications. It consists of two other models, namely the Sonification Application (SA) Model and User Interpretation Construction (UIC) Model. The SA model will be used to explain the application from the designer's point of view. The UIC Model will be used to explain what the user might perceive and understand. © Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 2007.

Item Type: Conference or Workshop Item (UNSPECIFIED)
Uncontrolled Keywords: Human computer interaction (HCI), Perception, Sonification, Usability, Usability inspection, Usability inspection material
Subjects: ?? QC221-246 ??
Divisions: SCHOOL > Labuan School of Informatics Science
Depositing User: Unnamed user with email storage.bpmlib@ums.edu.my
Date Deposited: 19 Apr 2011 08:44
Last Modified: 30 Dec 2014 06:52
URI: http://eprints.ums.edu.my/id/eprint/2809

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