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Research Trends: Smart Phone Applications

Venue: IUT, Dhaka

Dr. Moniruzzaman Bhuiyan
PhD (UK), BSc (Hons), MSc(UK), MBCS, MCP

Institute of Information Technology University of Dhaka mb@du.ac.bd www.mb.banglaworld.org

TOC
• Research Trends
– – – – Image Processing Usability Multimodality Inclusive Solutions

• App Develop
– Prototype – Evaluation

• Demo
– MuMIES – OpenGesture

• Lab
– Write a Research idea – MuMIES Code
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Research Trends

Smart Phone Vs device

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Research Trends

Image Processing Usability Multimodality Inclusive Solutions ……….. more
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Image Processing
• What? Modifying, classifying or somehow interpreting images
– crop an image – analyzing and modifying an image’s color histogram – Blur in Google Street view – Augmented Reality

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Challenges: Image Processing

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Challenges: Image Processing
• Classification • Extraction • Recognition

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Research examples
• Face Recognition
– Identifying a Live Face from a Large Pool of Images – Human face detection

• Mobile Product Recognition • Recognizing video at a glance • Auto Grading Of Answer sheets http://www.stanford.edu/class/ee368/Proj ect_Autumn_1314/index.html
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Mobile UI/UX
• Is it Usable?
– Interface – Characteristics

• User experience • Design process
– Prototype

• Can we evaluate?
– Usability evaluation
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Challenges: Mobile UI/UX
• Mobile User Context
– Cognition – Perception

• Interface Design • Device Proliferation • Field Vs Lab Testing

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Research examples
• Virtual Museum Guide • Pedestrian • Application Usability Testing
– Emulator – Field – Lab

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Multi-modality

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Challenges: Multi-modality
• • • • Mono/ Stereo power of Human Being Ubiquitous Platform Support Wearable? Social?

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Research examples
• MuMIES• Gesture Recognition
– OpenGesture

• Visual Input
– Visual Search Using Image

• Google Glass • Sixth Sense!
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Inclusive Applications
• Is it Accessible? • Assistive Technology or Solutions

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Challenges: Inclusivity
• Ordinary People-Extra Ordinary Environment • Extraordinary People –Ordinary Environment • Mobility, Special needs • Smart Technologies For Aging, Disability, And Independence

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Time and age factor study
• Time (Fitt’s Law ) and Age factors
• Timing of tasks by different users • Overall success rate of different users • Incorporating ability factors into the equation • Comparing with another interaction

Research examples
• Helping Vision Impaired Person • Personalized Contents:
– EigenNews: A Personalized News Video Delivery Platform

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Research examples
• Helping Vision Impaired Person • Personalized Contents:
– EigenNews: A Personalized News Video Delivery Platform

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Research examples

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App Develop
• Prototype
– Pencils – Visio – IDE

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App Develop: Evaluation
• Evaluation: An important part of any research
– Prototype – Usability Evaluation – Lab & – Field Testing

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Demo
• https://code.google.com/p/mumies/

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Lab
• • • • Research idea Sample Coding Test coding MULAD

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Thanks

Questions
Dr. Moniruzzaman Bhuiyan IIT University of Dhaka, mb@du.ac.bd, monirb@live.com