Chapter 4. Temporal Aspects of Multi-Platform Interaction

  1. Ahmed Seffah and
  2. Homa Javahery
  1. David England and
  2. Min Du

Published Online: 18 AUG 2005

DOI: 10.1002/0470091703.ch4

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

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

How to Cite

England, D. and Du, M. (2003) Temporal Aspects of Multi-Platform Interaction, 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.ch4

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. Liverpool John Moores University, School of Computing and Mathematical Sciences, Byrom St, Liverpool, L3 3AF UK, Phone: +44 (0) 151 231 2271

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:

  • COUSIN;
  • eXecutable User Action Notation or (XUAN);
  • Pattern-User Action Notation (PUAN);
  • Fitts' Law;
  • control:display ratio;
  • device-independent patterns;
  • action selection pattern;
  • Platform Interaction;
  • computational task

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Temporal Contexts of Multiple Platforms

  • Modelling Temporal Contexts

  • The Temporal Constraint Engine

  • Discussion

  • Conclusions

  • References

  • The Puan Notation