|Helping people use pointing devices with ease|
Download PointAssistVersion 0.3 of PointAssist is now available for download for Windows XP, Windows Vista and Windows 7 free of charge under the GNU GPL license. If you are interested in the code please contact Juan Pablo Hourcade.
Research TeamPointAssist has been designed, developed and evaluated at the University of Iowa's Department of Computer Science.
Faculty: Juan Pablo Hourcade.
Alumni: Guarionex Salivia, Keith Perry, Aditya Sharma, and Chris Bush.
Salivia, G. and Hourcade, J.P. (2013). PointAssist: assisting individuals with motor impairments. In Proceedings of the SIGCHI Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems (CHI '13). ACM, New York, NY, USA, 1213-1222.
Hourcade, J.P., Nguyen, C.M., Perry, K.B. and Denburg, N.L. (2010). PointAssist for Older Adults: Analyzing Sub-Movement Characteristics to Aid in Pointing Tasks. Proceedings of CHI 2010, ACM Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems. ACM Press: pp. 1115-1124. Honorable Mention
Hourcade, J.P., Perry, K.B. and Sharma, A. (2008). PointAssist: Helping Four Year Olds Point with Ease. Proceedings of Interaction Design and Children 2008.
Hourcade, J.P. (2006). Learning from Preschool Children's Pointing Sub-Movements. Proceedings of Interaction Design and Children (IDC 2006). ACM Press: pp. 65-72.