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Seventh IEEE International Symposium on Wearable Computers, 2003. Proceedings. (2003)
White Plains, New York, USA
Oct. 21, 2003 to Oct. 23, 2003
ISSN: 1530-0811
ISBN: 0-7695-2034-0
TABLE OF CONTENTS

Program Committee (PDF)

pp. xiii
Keynote
Infrastructure

MIThril 2003: Applications and Architecture (Abstract)

Rich DeVaul , Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Michael Sung , Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Jonathan Gips , Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Alex "Sandy" Pentland , Massachusetts Institute of Technology
pp. 4

SoundButton: Design of a Low Power Wearable Audio Classification System (Abstract)

Mathias St?ger , ETH Z?rich, Switzerland
Paul Lukowicz , ETH Z?rich, Switzerland
Niroshan Perera , ETH Z?rich, Switzerland
Thomas von B? , ETH Z?rich, Switzerland
Gerhard Tr?ster , ETH Z?rich, Switzerland
Thad Starner , Georgia Institute of Technology, Atlanta
pp. 12

Runtime Support for a Dynamically Composable and Adaptive Wearable System (Abstract)

Spyros Lalis , Foundation for Research and Technology Hellas; University of Thessaly
Alexandros Karypidis , Foundation for Research and Technology Hellas; University of Thessaly
Anthony Savidis , Foundation for Research and Technology Hellas
Constantine Stephanidis , Foundation for Research and Technology Hellas; University of Crete
pp. 18

Kinetic Energy Powered Computing - an Experimental Feasibility Study (Abstract)

Thomas von B? , ETH Z?rich, Switzerland
Paul Lukowicz , ETH Z?rich, Switzerland
Gerhard Tr?ster , ETH Z?rich, Switzerland
pp. 22
User Interfaces

Self-contained Spatial Input Device for Wearable Computers (Abstract)

Won-Chul Bang , Samsung Advanced Institute of Technology
Wook Chang , Samsung Advanced Institute of Technology
Kyeong-Ho Kang , Samsung Advanced Institute of Technology
Eun-Seok Choi , Samsung Advanced Institute of Technology
Alexey Potanin , Samsung Advanced Institute of Technology
Dong-Yoon Kim , Samsung Advanced Institute of Technology
pp. 26

A Shoulder Pad Insert Vibrotactile Display (Abstract)

Aaron Toney , University of South Australia
Lucy Dunne , Cornell University
Bruce H. Thomas , University of South Australia
Susan P. Ashdown , Cornell University
pp. 35

Using Multiple Sensors for Mobile Sign Language Recognition (Abstract)

Helene Brashear , Georgia Institute of Technology
Thad Starner , Georgia Institute of Technology
Paul Lukowicz , ETH - Swiss Federal Institute of Technology
Holger Junker , ETH - Swiss Federal Institute of Technology
pp. 45

WACL: Supporting Telecommunications Using Wearable Active Camera with Laser Pointer (Abstract)

Nobuchika Sakata , The University of Tsukuba
Takeshi Kurata , Institute of Advanced Industrial Science and Technology (AIST); University of Washington
Takekazu Kato , Wakayama University
Masakatsu Kourogi , Institute of Advanced Industrial Science and Technology (AIST)
Hideaki Kuzuoka , The University of Tsukuba
pp. 53

Effects of Functionality on Perceived Comfort of Wearables (Abstract)

Kerry Bodine , Carnegie Mellon University, Pittsburgh, PA
Francine Gemperle , Carnegie Mellon University, Pittsburgh, PA
pp. 57
Indoor Tracking

Autocalibration Algorithm for Ultrasonic Location Systems (Abstract)

Paul Duff , University of Bristol, U.K.
Henk Muller , University of Bristol, U.K.
pp. 62

Coarse, Inexpensive, Infrared Tracking for Wearable Computing (Abstract)

Drexel Hallaway , Columbia University, NY
Tobias H?llerer , University of California, Santa Barbara
Steven Feiner , Columbia University, NY
pp. 69

RF Free Ultrasonic Positioning (Abstract)

Michael R McCarthy , University of Bristol, U.K.
Henk L Muller , University of Bristol, U.K.
pp. 79
Biosensors

Unsupervised, Dynamic Identification of Physiological and Activity Context in Wearable Computing (Abstract)

Andreas Krause , Technische Universit?t M?nchen
Daniel P. Siewiorek , Carnegie Mellon University
Asim Smailagic , Carnegie Mellon University
Jonny Farringdon , BodyMedia Inc.
pp. 88

Bioimpedance Measurement System for Smart Clothing (Abstract)

Timo Vuorela , Tampere University of Technology, Finland
Kari Kukkonen , Tampere University of Technology, Finland
Jaana Rantanen , Tampere University of Technology, Finland
Tiina J?rvinen , Tampere University of Technology, Finland
Jukka Vanhala , Tampere University of Technology, Finland
pp. 98
Augmented Reality

A Wearable Augmented Reality System Using Positioning Infrastructures and a Pedometer (Abstract)

Ryuhei Tenmoku , Nara Institute of Science and Technology
Masayuki Kanbara , Nara Institute of Science and Technology
Naokazu Yokoya , Nara Institute of Science and Technology
pp. 110

Authoring 3D Hypermedia for Wearable Augmented and Virtual Reality (Abstract)

Sinem G? , Columbia University, NY
Steven Feiner , Columbia University, NY
pp. 118

First Steps Towards Handheld Augmented Reality (Abstract)

Daniel Wagner , Vienna University of Technology, Austria
Dieter Schmalstieg , Vienna University of Technology, Austria
pp. 127
Music, Memory, and Annotation

The Memory Glasses: Subliminal vs.Overt Memory Support with Imperfect Information (Abstract)

Richard W. DeVaul , Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Alex "Sandy" Pentland , Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Vicka R. Corey , Harvard Medical School
pp. 146

Layered Annotations of Digital Images for Data Collection in the Field (Abstract)

J. Cross , The University of Birmingham, UK
C. Baber , The University of Birmingham, UK
S. I. Woolley , The University of Birmingham, UK
pp. 154

Sonic City: Prototyping a Wearable Experience (Abstract)

Ramia Maz? , PLAY studio, Interactive Institute
Margot Jacobs , PLAY studio, Interactive Institute
pp. 160
Inertial Sensors and Dead Reckoning

Personal Position Measurement Using Dead Reckoning (Abstract)

Cliff Randell , University of Bristol
Chris Djiallis , University of Bristol
Henk Muller , University of Bristol
pp. 166

A Wearable Sense of Balance Monitoring System towards Daily Health Care Monitoring (Abstract)

Soichiro Matsushita , Toyo University, Japan
Toshihiko Oba , Tokyo Saiseikai Central Hospital
Kazuoki Otsuki , Tokyo Saiseikai Central Hospital
Masao Toji , Tokyo Saiseikai Central Hospital
Junichi Otsuki , Tokyo Saiseikai Central Hospital
Kaoru Ogawa , Keio University, Japan
pp. 176

SPEEDY: A Fall Detector in a Wrist Watch (Abstract)

Thomas Degen , Swiss Federal Institute of Technology
Heinz Jaeckel , Swiss Federal Institute of Technology
Michael Rufer , Swiss Federal Institute of Technology
Stefen Wyss , Swiss Federal Institute of Technology
pp. 184
Electronic Textiles

Towards a design framework for wearable electronic textiles (PDF)

Thomas Martin , Virginia Tech
Mark Jones , Virginia Tech
Josh Edmison , Virginia Tech
Ravi Shenoy , Virginia Tech
pp. 190
Sensing Context

Sensing and Modeling Human Networks using the Sociometer (Abstract)

Tanzeem Choudhury , Human Design Group
Alex Pentland , Human Design Group
pp. 216

Shoes as a Platform for Vision (Abstract)

Paul Fitzpatrick , Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Charles C. Kemp , Massachusetts Institute of Technology
pp. 231
Posters

Continuous Sensing of Gesture for Control of Audio-Visual Media (PDF)

Xin Wei Sha , Georgia Institute of Technology
Giovanni Iachello , Georgia Institute of Technology
Steven Dow , Georgia Institute of Technology
Yoichiro Serita , Georgia Institute of Technology
Tazama St. Julien , Georgia Institute of Technology
Julien Fistre , Georgia Institute of Technology
pp. 236

KeyMenu: A Keyboard Based Hierarchical Menu (PDF)

Kent Lyons , Georgia Institute of Technology
Nirmal J. Patel , Georgia Institute of Technology
Thad Starner , Georgia Institute of Technology
pp. 240

Nice2CU: Managing a Person?s Augmented Memory (PDF)

Tatsuyuki Kawamura , Nara Institute of Science and Technology, Japan
Yasuyuki Kono , Nara Institute of Science and Technology, Japan
Masatsugu Kidode , Nara Institute of Science and Technology, Japan
pp. 242

PadNET: Wearable Physical Activity Detection Network (PDF)

Holger Junker , ETH Zurich, Switzerland
Paul Lukowicz , ETH Zurich, Switzerland
Gerhard Tr?ster , ETH Zurich, Switzerland
pp. 244

Peer-to-Peer Policy Management System for Wearable Mobile Devices (PDF)

Michael Massimi , The College of New Jersey
Ursula Wolz , The College of New Jersey
pp. 246

SenSay: A Context-Aware Mobile Phone (PDF)

Daniel Siewiorek , Carnegie Mellon University, Pittsburgh, PA
Asim Smailagic , Carnegie Mellon University, Pittsburgh, PA
Junichi Furukawa , Carnegie Mellon University, Pittsburgh, PA
Andreas Krause , Carnegie Mellon University, Pittsburgh, PA
Neema Moraveji , Carnegie Mellon University, Pittsburgh, PA
Kathryn Reiger , Carnegie Mellon University, Pittsburgh, PA
Jeremy Shaffer , Carnegie Mellon University, Pittsburgh, PA
Fei Lung Wong , Carnegie Mellon University, Pittsburgh, PA
pp. 248

Teaching Agents for Wearable Augmented Reality Systems (PDF)

Tom Sephton , California State University, Hayward
pp. 250

Wearable Alertness Monitoring for Industrial Applications (PDF)

Gerald Kaefer , Graz University of Technology, Austria
Guenter Prochart , Graz University of Technology, Austria
Reinhold Weiss , Graz University of Technology, Austria
pp. 254

Network Obsession (PDF)

Mathias Dahlstr? , Interaction Design Institute Ivrea
pp. 258

Author Index (PDF)

pp. 261
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