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[thesis] A modular touchscreen interface

In cooperation with the Rautenstrauch-Joest-Museum of Ethnography (Köln, Germany), i developed a modular touchscreen interface for multifaceted use in exhibition contexts.

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Media modules

Based on a theoretical analysis on visitor behaviour in museum surroundings, the system uses the concept of interactive information chunks that can be selected and navigated individually.

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This kind of modular information structure enables dynamic interplay between visitors, exhibit and information system through various cognitive channels (reading, sensing, interacting).