Gijs Huisman

Researcher at the Human Media Interaction Group of the University of Twente, working on Social Touch Techology.

Category: Publications

TEI’13 Work in Progress paper

Our work-in-progress submission about the early stages of the design of the TaSST (Tactile Sleeve for Social Touch), has been accepted for publication at the Seventh International Conference on Tangible, Embedded and Embodied Interaction (TEI’13). Here is the abstract: In this paper we present the concept and initial design stages of the TaSST (Tactile Sleeve for Social […]

ICMI’12 Doctoral Consortium

The paper I submitted to the doctoral consortium of ICMI ’12 has been accepted! Here’s the abstract: This position paper outlines the first stages in an ongoing PhD project on mediated social touch, and the effects mediated touch can have on someones affective state. It is argued that touch is a profound communication channel for humans, and […]