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Title Advances in physiological computing / Stephen Fairclough, Kiel Gilleade, editors
Published London ; New York : Springer, [2014]
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Description 1 online resource
Series Human-computer interaction series
Human-computer interaction series.
Contents Introduction -- Meaningful Interaction with Physiological Computing -- Engineering Issues in Physiological Computing -- Eye Tracking and Eye-Based Human-Computer Interaction -- Towards BCI-based Implicit Control in HCI -- Bio cybernetic Adaptation as Biofeedback Training -- Using fNIRS to Measure Mental Workload in the Real World -- Psychophysiological Feedback for Adaptive HRI -- The Drive to Explore -- The Vitality Bracelet -- Capturing HDM for Assisted Memory Recall
Summary Inthe domain of physiological computing, human physiology is directly monitored andused asinputto atechnological system. Signals from the brain and body can be used to infer a user's intentions and psychological state which enables a physiological computing systemtorespond and adaptin an appropriate fashion. A computer game could modify its level of difficulty according to the player's motivation or a word processor could disable incoming e-mail notifications when the user is concentrating. Physiological computing is an exciting area of research which provides a speculative vision of how we may interact with technology in the future. The field is inherently interdisciplinary and encapsulates a significant breadth of knowledge from neuroscience to engineering. Advances in Physiological Computingprovides a broad overview across this emerging area of research and emphasizesthe common ground between the different disciplines in the field
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes English
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Subject Human-computer interaction.
Form Electronic book
Author Fairclough, Stephen, editor
Gilleade, Kiel, editor
ISBN 9781447163923 (electronic bk.)
1447163923 (electronic bk.)