Category: Seminar

Human error is not the problem

Harold Thimbleby, University of Wales Swansea – Abstract: Error, if it was a disease, would be classified as the third biggest killer after cancer and heart disease. Why is it neglected, and what can be done? When something bad happens to a patient, then surely…

Symbolic Execution for Evolving Software

Cristian Cadar, Imperial College London – Abstract: One of the distinguishing characteristics of software systems is that they evolve: new patches are committed to software repositories and new versions are released to users on a continuous basis. Unfortunately, many of these changes bring unexpected bugs…

Haptic Interfaces & Virtual Reality

Makoto Sato, Tokyo Institute of Technology – Abstract: This talk presents the history and evolution of the haptic interface system SPIDAR. Since its first version in 1989, SPIDAR system was adopted and customized to various kinds of virtual environments to meet user and task’s requirements….