Chapter 11. Supporting Interactions with Multiple Platforms through User and Task Models

  1. Ahmed Seffah and
  2. Homa Javahery
  1. Luisa Marucci,
  2. Fabio Paternò and
  3. Carmen Santoro

Published Online: 18 AUG 2005

DOI: 10.1002/0470091703.ch11

Multiple User Interfaces: Cross-Platform Applications and Context-Aware Interfaces

Multiple User Interfaces: Cross-Platform Applications and Context-Aware Interfaces

How to Cite

Marucci, L., Paternò, F. and Santoro, C. (2003) Supporting Interactions with Multiple Platforms through User and Task Models, in Multiple User Interfaces: Cross-Platform Applications and Context-Aware Interfaces (eds A. Seffah and H. Javahery), John Wiley & Sons, Ltd, Chichester, UK. doi: 10.1002/0470091703.ch11

Editor Information

  1. Concordia University, Department of Computer Science, Faculty of Engineering and Computer Science, 1455 de Maisonneuve Blvd West, Montreal, Quebec H3G 1M8, Canada, Phone: +1 514-848-3024

Author Information

  1. ISTI-CNR, Via G. Moruzzi 1, 56100 Pisa, Italy, Phone: +39 050 3153066

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 18 AUG 2005
  2. Published Print: 28 NOV 2003

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470854440

Online ISBN: 9780470091708

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Keywords:

  • task models;
  • multi-platform applications;
  • abstract user interface;
  • graphical user interface;
  • ConcurTaskTrees notation;
  • adaptive navigation;
  • task performance

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • An Illustrative Scenario

  • General Description of the Approach

  • Role of the Task Model in Design

  • Relations between Task Model and User Model

  • The User Model

  • Adaptive Rules

  • Conclusions

  • Acknowledgements

  • References