Search for dissertations about: "modality computer mediated communication"

Found 2 swedish dissertations containing the words modality computer mediated communication.

  1. 1. The Influence of Modality Combinations on Communication in Collaborative Virtual Environments

    Author : Jonas Moll; Eva-Lotta Sallnäs-Pysander; Kerstin Severinson Eklundh; Stephen Brewster; KTH; []
    Keywords : NATURAL SCIENCES; NATURVETENSKAP; NATURVETENSKAP; NATURAL SCIENCES; Haptics; Audio; Multimodality; Collaboration; Communication;

    Abstract : Although many studies have been performed on collaboration in multimodal interfaces not many of these have looked specifically on how the supported modalities influence the task solving strategies chosen and the communication between users solving a joint task in collaborative virtual environments. Therefore, the thesis studies performed aimed at shedding light on these aspects of multimodality. READ MORE

  2. 2. The effect of modality on social presence, presence and performance in collaborative virtual environments

    Author : Eva-Lotta Sallnäs; KTH; []
    Keywords : NATURAL SCIENCES; NATURVETENSKAP; collaborative virtual environments; modalities; media richness; social presence; presence; communication media; haptic force feedback; Information technology; Informationsteknik;

    Abstract : Humans rely on all their senses when interacting with others in order to communicate and collaborate efficiently. In mediated interaction the communication channel is more or less constrained, and humans have to cope with the fact that they cannot get all the information that they get in face-to-face interaction. READ MORE