Research interests

  • Cognitive Computing (Cognition-Aware Systems)
  • Human-Computer Interaction (Context-Aware Systems, Cognition-Aware Computing)
  • Mobile Computing (Mobile Technologies)
  • Ubiquitous Computing (Sensors and Wearable Technologies)
  • Web Science (Distributed Systems)

Personal webpage

http://tilmanification.com/

Biography

Tilman is a Research Fellow at the School of Computing and Information Systems at the University of Melbourne. He holds a Ph.D. in Computer Science from the University of Stuttgart, a Master of Science Degree from the University of San Francisco, a Diploma from the Ludwig-Maximilians-University of Munich, and an Honors Degree from the Center of Digital Technology and Management at the University of Munich. Before coming to Melbourne, Tilman was a Project Assistant Professor at Osaka Prefecture University in Japan and spent some time as a visiting post-doc at the MIT Media Lab. In between his academic career, Tilman worked in Industry as an engineer at Yahoo! Inc. and Tinyco. His research focuses on building cognition-aware technologies that help people process information more effectively and augment human cognition.

Recent publications

  1. Pai, YS.; Dingler, T.; Kunze, K. Assessing hands-free interactions for VR using eye gaze and electromyography. Virtual Reality. SPRINGER LONDON LTD. 2019, Vol. 23, Issue 2, pp. 119-131. DOI: 10.1007/s10055-018-0371-2
  2. Zhou, Q.; Newn, J.; Srivastava, N.; Dingier, T.; Goncalves, J.; Velloso, E. Cognitive Aid: Task Assistance Based On Mental Workload Estimation. Extended Abstracts of the 2019 CHI Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems - CHI EA '19. ASSOC COMPUTING MACHINERY. 2019. DOI: 10.1145/3290607.3313010
  3. Berkel, NV.; Goncalves, J.; Koval, P.; Hosio, S.; Dingler, T.; Ferreira, D.; Kostakos, V. Context-Informed Scheduling and Analysis: Improving Accuracy of Mobile Self-Reports. Proceedings of the 2019 CHI Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems - CHI '19. ACM Press. 2019, pp. 51:1-51:12. DOI: 10.1145/3290605.3300281
  4. Tag, B.; Vargo, AW.; Gupta, A.; Chernyshov, G.; Kunze, K.; Dingler, T. Continuous Alertness Assessments: Using EOG Glasses to Unobtrusively Monitor Fatigue Levels In-The-Wild. Proceedings of the 2019 CHI Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems - CHI '19. ACM. 2019, pp. 464-464. DOI: 10.1145/3290605.3300694
  5. Hettiachchi, D.; Van Berkel, N.; Dingler, T.; Allison, F.; Kostakos, V.; Goncalves, J. Enabling Creative Crowd Work through Smart Speakers. ACM SIGCHI Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems 2019 Extended Abstracts. ACM. 2019, pp. 1-5. DOI: 10.5281/zenodo.2648986
  6. Kern, D.; Hienert, D.; Dingler, T.; Angerbauer, K.; Borlund, P. Lessons learned from users reading highlighted abstracts in a digital library. Proceedings of the 2019 Conference on Human Information Interaction and Retrieval - CHIIR '19. ACM Press. 2019, pp. 271-275. DOI: 10.1145/3295750.3298950
  7. Sarsenbayeva, Z.; Van Berkel, N.; Hettiachchi, D.; Jiang, W.; Dingler, T.; Velloso, E.; Kostakos, V.; Goncalves, J. Measuring the Effects of Stress on Mobile Interaction. Proceedings of the ACM on Interactive, Mobile, Wearable and Ubiquitous Technologies. ACM Press. 2019, Vol. 3, Issue 1, pp. 24:1-24:18. DOI: 10.1145/3314411
  8. Lee, HP.; Chung, YL.; Dingler, T.; Chen, CY.; Lin, CH.; Chen, KY.; Chang, YJ. Predicting smartphone users' general responsiveness to IM contacts based on IM behavior. Proceedings of the 21st International Conference on Human-Computer Interaction with Mobile Devices and Services, MobileHCI 2019. ACM Press. 2019. DOI: 10.1145/3338286.3344387
  9. Jiang, W.; Marini, G.; Van Berkel, N.; Sarsenbayeva, Z.; Luo, C.; He, X.; Dingler, T.; Kawahara, Y.; Kostakos, V. A mobile scanner for probing liquid samples in everyday settings. International Joint Conference on Pervasive and Ubiquitous Computing. ACM Press. 2018, pp. 1172-1177. DOI: 10.1145/3267305.3274764
  10. Dingler, T.; Choudhury, A.; Kostakos, V. Biased bots: Conversational agents to overcome polarization. International Joint Conference on Pervasive and Ubiquitous Computing. ACM Press. 2018, pp. 1664-1668. DOI: 10.1145/3267305.3274189
  11. Velloso, E.; Dingler, T.; Vetere, F.; Horman, S.; Mcdougall, H.; Mierzejewska, K. Challenges of Emerging Technologies for Human-Centred Design: Bridging the Gap between Inquiry and Invention. Proceedings of the 30th Australian Conference on Computer-Human Interaction - OzCHI '18. ASSOC COMPUTING MACHINERY. 2018, pp. 609-611. DOI: 10.1145/3292147.3293451
  12. Dingler, T.; Rzayev, R.; Shirazi, AS.; Henze, N. Designing consistent gestures across device types: Eliciting RSVP controls for phone, watch, and glasses. Proceedings of the 2018 CHI Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems - CHI '18. Association for Computing Machinery (ACM). 2018, Vol. 2018-April. DOI: 10.1145/3173574.3173993
  13. Rzayev, R.; Wo┼║niak, PW.; Dingler, T.; Henze, N. Reading on Smart glasses: The effect of text position, presentation type and walking. Proceedings of the 2018 CHI Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems - CHI '18. Association for Computing Machinery (ACM). 2018, Vol. 2018-April. DOI: 10.1145/3173574.3173619
  14. Dingler, T.; Tag, B.; Lehrer, S.; Schmidt, A. Reading Scheduler: Proactive Recommendations to Help Users Cope with Their Daily Reading Volume. Proceedings of the 17th International Conference on Mobile and Ubiquitous Multimedia. Association for Computing Machinery. 2018, pp. 239-244. DOI: 10.1145/3282894.3282917
  15. Rzayev, R.; Dingler, T.; Henze, N. ReflectiveDiary: Fostering Human Memory through Activity Summaries Created from Implicit Data Collection. Proceedings of the 17th International Conference on Mobile and Ubiquitous Multimedia - MUM 2018. Association for Computing Machinery. 2018, pp. 285-291. DOI: 10.1145/3282894.3282907
  16. Goto, T.; Tag, B.; Kunze, K.; Dingler, T. Towards enhancing emotional responses to media using auto-calibrating electric muscle stimulation (EMS). Proceedings of the 9th Augmented Human International Conference. Association for Computing Machinery (ACM). 2018, pp. 29-29. DOI: 10.1145/3174910.3174939
  17. Dingler, T.; Kunze, K.; Outram, B. VR reading UIs: Assessing text parameters for reading in VR. Extended Abstracts of the 2018 CHI Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems - CHI '18. Association for Computing Machinery (ACM). 2018, Vol. 2018-April. DOI: 10.1145/3170427.3188695
  18. Elkomy, M.; Abdelrahman, Y.; Funk, M.; Dingler, T.; Schmidt, A.; Abdennadher, S. ABBAS: An adaptive bio-sensors based Assistive system. Proceedings of the 2017 CHI Conference Extended Abstracts on Human Factors in Computing Systems - CHI EA '17. Association for Computing Machinery (ACM). 2017, Vol. Part F127655, pp. 2543-2550. DOI: 10.1145/3027063.3053179
  19. Abdelrahman, Y.; Velloso, E.; Dingler, T.; Schmidt, A.; Vetere, F. Cognitive Heat: Exploring the Usage of Thermal Imaging to Unobtrusively Estimate Cognitive Load. Proceedings of the ACM on Interactive, Mobile, Wearable and Ubiquitous Technologies. ACM. 2017, Vol. 1, Issue 3, pp. 33:1-33:20. DOI: 10.1145/3130898
  20. Dingler, T.; Goto, T.; Tag, B.; Kunze, K. EMS icons: Conveying information by analogy to enhance communication through electrical muscle stimulation. Proceedings of the 2017 ACM International Joint Conference on Pervasive and Ubiquitous Computing and Proceedings of the 2017 ACM International Symposium on Wearable Computers. Association for Computing Machinery (ACM). 2017, pp. 732-739. DOI: 10.1145/3123024.3129275

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