see also our page on Exhibitions and Performances as well as our vimeo video page (for performances and prototypes/demos etc)


Kristian Gohlke, Wolfgang Sattler and Eva Hornecker. AirPinch – An Inflatable Touch Fader with Pneumatic Tactile Feedback. accepted Work in Progress for ACM TEI 2022

Rosa van Koningsbruggen, Hannes Waldschütz and Eva Hornecker. What is Data? - Exploring the Meaning of Data in Data Physicalisation Teaching. accepted full paper for ACM TEI 2022. 


Kevin Lefeuvre, Philipp Graf and Eva Hornecker. Designing A Robot for Elderly Care Homes based on the Notion of 'Robot as Theatre'. accepted Pictorial for ACM MUM 2021

Avgi Kollakidou, Kevin Lefeuvre, Christian Sønderskov Zarp, Oskar Palinko, Norbert Krüger and Eva Hornecker. Bibo the dancing cup: Reminding people suffering from dementia to drink. Proc. of ICT for Health, Accessibility and Wellbeing (IC-IHAW 2021), Springer

Sophie Grimme, Avgi Kollakidou, Christian Sønderskov Zarp, Eva Hornecker, Norbert Kruger and Emanuela Marchetti. Don’t be afraid! Design of a playful cleaning robot for people with dementia. Proc. of ICT for Health, Accessibility and Wellbeing (IC-IHAW 2021), Springer

Oskar Palinko,  Philipp Graf, Lakshadeep Naik, Kevin Lefeuvre, Christian Zarp, and Norbert Krüger. Intention Signaling for Mobile Social Service Robots – The Example of Plant Watering. In Proc. of Social Robotics. 13th International Conference, ICSR 2021. Springer International Publishing LNCS. 10.1007/978-3-030-90525-5_74.

Gabriel De Ioannes Becker, Eva Hornecker. Sally&Molly: A Children's Book with Real-Time Multiplayer Mobile Augmented Reality. Work in Progress. Proc. of ACM CHI-PLAY 2021, pp 80-86.   link ACM DL free access

Julien Breunig, Paola Stephania Calderón Arias, Phillip Mudavanhu, Abhay Syal, Britta Schulte, Eva Hornecker. Carpet Tiles: Interactive and modular smart textiles to support international students in shared dorms to feel at home. Proc. of MuC '21: Mensch und Computer 2021. short paper. pp 140-144. ACM DL. 

Lisa Guth, Heinrich Söbke, Eva Hornecker, Jörg Londong. An Augmented Reality-supported Facility Model in Vocational Training. Proceedings of DELFI Workshops 2021, 4. Workshop VR/AR-Learning  

Michaela Honauer. Beyond costume tradition and physical computing: Characterizing the profile of interactive costume creators. Digital Creativity, DOI: 10.1080/14626268.2021.1922459 (Published online: 07 May 2021)

Elisabeth Scholz, Michaela Honauer, and Eva Hornecker. 2021. sssnake: a remote multiplayer toy for children. Extended Abstrac. Proc. of ACM Interaction Design and Children (IDC ’21), ACM, NY,   pp 563-567.

Noura Howell, Britta F. Schulte, Amy Twigger Holroyd, Rocío Fatás Arana, Sumita Sharma, and Grace Eden. Calling for a Plurality of Perspectives on Design Futuring: An Un-Manifesto. Extended Abstracts of ACM 2021 CHI Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems (CHI EA '21). (alt.CHI track) Article 31, 1–10. DOI:

Rosa van Koningsbruggen and Eva Hornecker. “It’s Just a Graph” – The Effect of Post-Hoc Rationalisation on InfoVis Evaluation. Proc. of ACM Creativity & Cognition2021 (C&C'21) (HONORABLE MENTION AWARD)

Secil Uğur Yavuz, Kristi Kuusk, and Michaela Honauer. 2021. Designing Somatic Play for Digital Natives through a Body-centric Design Process. In Proceedings of the Cumulus Roma Conference | Design Culture(s). t.b.d., 15 pages. 

Secil Uğur Yavuz, Paula Veske, Babro Scholz, Michaela Honauer, and Kristi Kuusk. 2021. Design for Playfulness with Interactive Soft Materials. In Companion Publication of the 2021 ACM on Tangible, Embedded and Embodied Interaction (TEI’ 21 Companion). ACM, New York, NY, USA, 6 pages. 

Britta Schulte, Marie Louise Juul Søndergaard, Rens Brankaert, Kellie Morrissey. Utopian Future for Sexuality, Aging, and Design. ACM interactions blog post. January 19, 2021 - 1:35:19

Rosa van Koningsbruggen, Bart Hengeveld, and Jason Alexander. 2021. Understanding the Design Space of Embodied Passwords based on Muscle Memory. In CHI Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems (CHI ’21), May 8–13, 2021, Yokohama, Japan. ACM, New York, NY, USA, 13 pages.

Loraine Clarke, Eva Hornecker and Ian Ruthven. Fighting Fires and Powering Steam Locomotives: Distribution of Control and Its Role in Social Interaction at Tangible Interactive Museum Exhibits. In CHI Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems (CHI ’21), May 8–13, 2021, Yokohama, Japan. ACM, New York, NY, USA,

Irene López García and Eva Hornecker. Scaling Data Physicalization – How Does Size Influence Experience? Accepted full paper for the 2021 ACM on Tangible, Embedded and Embodied Interaction Conference (TEI’ 21) ACM, New York, NY, USA,

He Ren and Eva Hornecker. Comparing Understanding and Memorization in Physicalization and VR Visualization. In Companion Publication of the 2021 ACM on Tangible, Embedded and Embodied Interaction (TEI’ 21 Companion). ACM, New York, NY, USA,


Eva Hornecker. All Day Revolution - Unsere Liebe Digitalität. Eröffnungsrede zur Ausstellung.  In: Konstantin Bayer, Bianka Voigt, Julia Scorna (eds.)  Eigenheim Weimar/Berlin. Das Schaufenster der Bauhaus-Universität Weimar zum Jubiläum Bauhaus 100. Ausstellungskatalog #24. Juni 2020. ISSN 1864-9881, pp. 72-76

Philipp Graf. Staging Machines as Controlled by Robotic Agents – The „Plant Watering Robot“. Workshop Contribution: Otherware needs Otherness. ACM NordiCHI 2020. 

Britta Schulte. Intimate Others. Workshop Contribution: Otherware needs Otherness. ACM NordiCHI 2020. 

Britta Schulte, Philipp Graf, Lena Franzkowiak, Eva Hornecker. Hospital beds, robot priests and huggables:  a (fictional) review of commercially available care robots. Proc. of ACM NordiCHI 2020 conference. Article No.: 43 Pages 1–11 ACM DL. 

Eva Hornecker, Andreas Bischof, Philipp Graf, Lena Franzkowiak, Norbert Krüger. The Interactive Enactment of Care Technologies and its Implications for Human-Robot-Interaction in Care. Proc. of ACM NordiCHI 2020 conference. Article No.: 78 Pages 1–11 ACM DL.  

Michaela Honauer, Danielle Wilde, Eva Hornecker. Overcoming Reserve – Supporting Professional Appropriation of Interactive Costumes. In Proceedings of the 2020 ACM Designing Interactive Systems Conference (DIS ’20), 2189–2200. DOI: ACM DL. pdf.    (BEST PAPER AWARD)

Michaela Honauer, Seçil Uğur Yavuz, Kristi Kuusk. WORM-E: An Interactive Toy Enriching Children’s Bodily and Social Play. In Companion Publication of the 2020 ACM Designing Interactive Systems Conference (DIS’ 20 Companion), 333–336. Demo Track. DOI: ACM DL. pdf 

Britta F. Schulte, Marie Louise Juul Søndergaard, Rens Brankaert, Kellie Morrissey. Don’t Blush: Sexuality, Aging & Design. In Companion Publication of the 2020 ACM Designing Interactive Systems Conference (DIS’ 20 Companion), 405–408. DOI:  ACM DIS2020 Virtual Workshop. ACM DL

Britta Schulte, Eva Hornecker. Full Frontal Intimacy – on HCI, Design & Intimacy. In Companion Publication of the 2020 ACM Designing Interactive Systems Conference (DIS’ 20 Companion), 123–129. Provocations track. DOI: ACM DL. pdf 

Hannes Waldschütz, Eva Hornecker. The Importance of Data Curation for Data Physicalization. Companion Publication of the 2020 ACM Designing Interactive Systems Conference (DIS’ 20 Companion), 293–297. Provocations track.  DOI: ACM DL.   pdf 

Hannes Waldschütz, Eva Hornecker, Leoni Fischer, Pauline Temme, Anas Alnayef, Sujay Shalawadi, He Ren. Drum Roll: A Data Physicalization of Real-Time Radiation Sensor Readings. In Companion Publication of the 2020 ACM Designing Interactive Systems Conference (DIS’ 20 Companion), 477–479. Performance and Design track. DOI:  ACM DL. pdf

Anon Ymous, Katta Spiel, Os Keyes, Cynthia L Bennett, Rua Mae Williams, Eva Hornecker, Judith Good. "I am just terrified of my future" – Epistemic Violence in Disability Related Technology Research. In Extended Abstracts of the 2020 CHI Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems (CHI EA ’20), 1–16. alt.CHI contribution. DOI: ACM DL

Johannes Kiesel, Kevin Lang, Henning Wachsmuth, Eva Hornecker and Benno Stein. Investigating Expectations for Voice-based and Conversational Argument Search on the Web. In Proceedings of the 2020 Conference on Human Information Interaction and Retrieval (CHIIR ’20), 53–62. DOI: ACM DL.  

Sujay Shalawadi, Eva Hornecker, Florian Echtler. A dynamic representation of physical exercises on inflatable membranes: Making walking fun again! CEUR Workshop Proceedings, 4th European Tangible Interaction Studio, ETIS 2020


Nick Dulake, Eva Hornecker, Daniela Petrelli. A conversation around the design and experience of artifacts. ACM Interactions 26 (5), 2019, 52-57 (online version

Michaela Honauer, Preetha Moorthy, Eva Hornecker. Interactive Soft Toys for Infants and Toddlers – Design Recommendations for Age-appropriate PlayProc of CHI PLAY '19. ACM NY, 265–276. DOI:

Eva Hornecker, Andreas Bischof, Norbert Krüger and Wolfgang Sattler. Rethinking Care Robots - Interdisziplinäre Strategien für robotische Assistenzsysteme im Pflegekontext. Posterabstract, Clusterkonferenz „Zukunft der Pflege“, Berlin Sept. 2019

Yun Wang, Adrien Segal, Roberta Klatsky, Daniel F. Keefe, Petra Isenberg, Jörn Hurtienne, Eva Hornecker, Tim Dwyer and Stephen Barrass. An Emotional Response to the Value of Visualization.  IEEE Computer Graphics & Applications Magazine, Visualization Viewpoints, Volume: 39, Issue:5,  Sept/Oct. 2019. pp. 8-17.  DOI: 10.1109/MCG.2019.2923483

Eva Hornecker and Luigina Ciolfi. Human-Computer Interactions in Museums. New York: Morgan & Claypool, Synthesis Lectures on Human-Centered Informatics. Publisher website

Georg Erfurt, Eva Hornecker, Jan Ehlers, Silke Plaschkies. Hands-On Math: A Training System for Children with Dyscalculia. ACM CHI'19 extended abstracts, late breaking work Paper No. LBW1110   ACM DL   pdf

Renee Noortman, Britta F. Schulte, Paul Marshall, Saskia Bakker, and Anna L. Cox. HawkEye – Deploying a Design Fiction Probe. Proceedings of 2019 ACM SIGCHI Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems. Paper 422. DOI:  ACM DL link 

Aisling Ann O’Kane, Abdinasir Aliomar, Rebecca Zheng, Britta Schulte, and Gianluca Trombetta. Social, Cultural and Systematic Frustrations Motivating the Formation of a DIY Hearing Loss Hacking Community. Proceedings of 2019 CHI Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems (CHI ’19). Paper 301, DOI:  ACM DL

Areti Damala, Ian Ruthven, and Eva Hornecker. The MUSETECH model : A comprehensive evaluation framework for museum technology. ACM JOCCH Journal on Computing and Cultural Heritage. ISSN 1556-4711 (In Press) 
(see also MUSETECH Companion : Navigating the Matrix. Guide or manual. University of Strathclyde, Glasgow.)

Katta Spiel, Christopher Frauenberger, Geraldine Fitzpatrick, Eva Hornecker. Effects of Participatory Evaluation – A Critical Actor-Network Analysis. ACM CHI'19 extended abstracts (Case Study) Paper No. CS02  ACM DL

Arne Berger, William Odom, Michael Storz, Andreas Bischof, Albrecht Kurze, Eva Hornecker. The Inflatable Cat: Idiosyncratic Ideation of Smart Objects for the Home.  ACM CHI 2019, Paper No. 401.  ACM DL


Florian Echtler, Michaela Honauer, Valérie Maquil, and Bernard Robben (Guest-Editors). 2018. Special Issue Tangible Interaction and its Applications. i-com. Journal of Interactive Media, Volume 17 (3). Berlin, Boston: Oldenbourg Wissenschaftsverlag. DOI (Editorial):

Kristian Gohlke, Eva Hornecker. A Stretch-Flexible Textile Multitouch Sensor for User Input on Inflatable Membrane Structures & Non-Planar Surfaces. ACM UIST 2018 Adjunct Proc, p. 191-193 (Demo track), ACM DL. pdf 

Hauke Sandhaus, Eva Hornecker. A WOZ Study of Feedforward Information on an Ambient Display in Autonomous Cars. ACM UIST 2018 Adjunct Proc, p. 90-92, ACM DL. pdf

Hannes Waldschütz. Volume: A forcing interface as Art. Accepted at 11th Workshop “Be-greifbare Interaktion” at the Mensch und Computer 2018 Conference, Dresden. 

Trevor Hogan, Uta Hinrichs, Jason Alexander, Samuel Huron, Sheelagh Carpendale, Eva Hornecker. Toward a Design Language for Data Physicalization. IEEE VIS 2018 Workshop. 21.October, Berlin

Eva Hornecker and Michaela Honauer. Creating design and arts-based performance projects as part of an interdisciplinary teaching practice. IEEE Multimedia Magazine Vol. 25, No. 2 April–June 2018,  p.93-103 Artful Media Column.  DOI: 10.1109/MMUL.2018.023121168   authors' version pdf © 2018 IEEE.

Aline Martinez, Michaela Honauer, Hauke Sandhaus & Eva Hornecker. Smart Textiles in the Performing Arts. In: Textiles, Identity and Innovation. Proceedings of the 1st International Textile Design Conference (D-­TEX 2017), Lisbon, Portugal, 2‐4 November, 2017. CRC Press 2018, ISBN 978-1-138-29611-4

Vanessa von Jan, Sven Bertel, Eva Hornecker. Information Push and Pull in Tactile Pedestrian Navigation Support. MobileHCI '18 Adjunct Proceedings. pp. 55-62, ACM DL, pdf 

Michaela Honauer. 2018. Designing a Remote-Controlled Interactive Dance Costume. In Proceedings of the 5th International Conference on Movement Computing (MOCO’18), Article No. 40, 6 pages. ACM DL. DOI: 10.1145/3212721.3212879

Leonardo Angelini, Zuzanna Lechelt, Eva Hornecker, Paul Marshall, Can Liu, Margot Brereton, Alessandro Soro, Nadine Couture, Omar Abou Khaled, Elena Mugellini. Internet of Tangible Things: Workshop on Tangible Interaction with the Internet of Things. Workshop at CHI 2018, ACM. 

Pavel Karpashevich, Eva Hornecker, Michaela Honauer, Pedro Sanches. Reinterpreting Schlemmer’s Triadic Ballet: Interactive Costume for Unthinkable Movements. Proc. of ACM CHI 2018. ACM DL and pdf 


Michaela Honauer, Christian Wiegert, Tahira Sohaib, Fernando Cárdenas Monsalve, Jing Zhao, Maike Alisha Effenberg, Milad Alshomary, Eva Hornecker. Mermaids do not exist? Interactive Costumes do! Proc. of ACM MUM 2017, 535-540. Arts Track, author version pfd,  ACM DL

Krzysztof Wodiczko, Anke von der Heide, Patrick Tobias Fischer, Timm Burkhardt, Roy Müller, Lea Brugnoli, Hala Ghatasheh. Sebastian Schuster, Christian Paffrath, Muzaffar Ali, Mark Eisenberg, Michael Ohaya, Christian Rene Manzano Schlamp, David Leroy, Eva Hornecker, Wolfgang Sattler, Liz Bachhuber. Die Ermittler – A Dialogue about Displacement, Refuge, and Home. Proc. of ACM MUM 2017, 527-533. Arts Track, author version pfd, ACM DL

Preetha Moorthy, Michaela Honauer, Eva Hornecker, Andreas Mühlenberend. Hello World: A Children’s Touch and Feel Books enhanced with DIY Electronics. Proc. of  ACM MUM 2017, 481-488. Demo Track, author version pfdACM DL

Till Fastnacht, Patrick Tobias Fischer, Eva Hornecker, Sabine Zierold, Abraham Ornelas Aispuro, Johannes Marschall. The Hedonic Value of Sonnengarten –Touching Plants to Trigger Light. Proc. of ACM MUM 2017, 507-514. Video Track, author version pfdACM DL

Luigina Ciolfi, Areti Damala, Eva Hornecker, Monika Lechner and Laura Maye (eds.) Cultural Heritage Communities: Technologies and Challenges. Informa UK / Routledge (Taylor & Francis) 2018 (it says 2018, but it is available now, October 2017 !) publishers webpage 

Luigina Ciolfi, Areti Damala, Eva Hornecker, Monika Lechner and Laura Maye. Introduction. In: Ciolfi, Damala, Hornecker, Lechner and Maye (eds). Cultural Heritage Communities: Technologies and Challenges. Informa UK / Routledge (Taylor & Francis) 2018. p1-19.

Aline Martinez, Michaela Honauer, Hauke Sandhaus & Eva Hornecker. Smart Textiles in the Performing Arts. In: Textiles, Identity and Innovation. Proceedings of the 1st International Textile Design Conference (D-­TEX 2017), Lisbon, Portugal, 2‐4 November, 2017, (Proceedings published 2018)

Tanja Döring, Marius Brade, Thomas Fröhlich, Michaela Honauer, Pascal Knierim, P. & Anke Reinschlüssel (2017). 10. Workshop Be-greifbare Interaktion. In: Burghardt, M., Wimmer, R., Wolff, C. & Womser-Hacker, C. (Hrsg.), Mensch und Computer 2017 - Workshopband. Regensburg: Gesellschaft für Informatik e.V..

Trevor Hogan, Uta Hinrichs, Eva Hornecker. The Visual and Beyond: Characterizing Experiences with Auditory, Haptic and Visual Data Representations. Proceedings of ACM DIS 2017, 797-809. author pdf and ACM DL

Trevor Hogan, Uta Hinrichs, Yvonne Jansen, Samuel Huron, Pauline Gourlet, Eva Hornecker, Bettina Nissen. Pedagogy & Physicalization: Designing Learning Activities around Physical Data Representations. Workshop at ACM DIS 2017. Companion Proc. of ACM DIS'17 (Designing Interactive Systems).345-347. ACM DL. Workshop website.

Michaela Honauer. Designing Interactive Costumes: Challenges and Prospects to Integrate Computational Clothing in the Performing Arts. ACM DIS 2017 Doctoral Consortium, ACM DL.

Kristian Gohlke. Exploring Bio-Inspired Soft Fluidic Actuators and Sensors for the Design of Shape Changing Tangible User Interfaces. ACM TEI 2017 Graduate Student Consortium, ACM DL

Patrick Tobias Fischer and Eva Hornecker. Media Architecture for Shared Encounters. In: Alexander Wiethoff, Heinrich Hußmann (Eds.) Media Architecture. Using Information and Media as Construction Material. de Gruyter, Berlin/Boston, Age of Acess Series Vol. 8. 2017. p. 5-23

Michaela Honauer. Designing (Inter)Active Costumes for Professional Stages. In. Stefan Schneegass, Oliver Amft (eds.) Smart Textiles. Springer International Publishing 2017, 10.1007/978-3-319-50124-6 chapter 13, p. 279-302. publishers website

Michaela Honauer, Patrick Tobias Fischer, Eva Hornecker, Julia Hahn, Bahar Akgün, Claire Dorweiler, Liese Endler, Yvonne Götz, Muhammad Raisul Islam, Thomas Keßler, Djamel Merad, Preetha Moorthy, Thien Chinh Nguyen, Jie Qiu, Marie Vogelmann. Dusk: Adaption and Perception in Interactive Theatre. Case Study. Proceedings of ACM CHI 2017. pdf and ACM DL.

Hasibullah Sahibzada, Eva Hornecker, Florian Echtler, Patrick Tobias Fischer. Designing Interactive Advertisements for Public Displays. Proceedings of ACM CHI 2017. 1518-1529. pdf and ACM DL 

Katharina Spiel, Chris Frauenberger, Eva Hornecker, Geraldine Fitzpatrick.  When Empathy Is Not Enough: Assessing the Experiences of Autistic Children with Technologies. Proceedings of ACM CHI 2017. 2853-2864 . ACM DL.  Honourable Mention Award. 

Patrick Tobias Fischer, Eva Hornecker. Creating Shared Encounters Through Fixed and Movable Interfaces. In: Anton Nijholt (ed). Playable Cities. The City as a Digital Playground. Springer Singapore, pp 163-185 Online available with Springer 

Susanne Karsten, Daniel Jörg, Eva Hornecker. Learner versus System Control in Augmented Lab Experiments. Proc. of ISS 2017 Interactive Surfaces and Spaces. 354-359. ACM. ACM DL

Susanne Karsten, Daniel Jörg, Eva Hornecker. Mixed Reality Demonstratoren für den Experimentalunterricht.  In: Burghardt, M., Wimmer, R., Wolff, C. & Womser-Hacker, C. (eds.), Mensch und Computer 2017 - Workshopband. Regensburg: Gesellschaft für Informatik e.V. GI DL.

Eva Hornecker, Paul Marshall, Jörn Hurtienne. Locating Theories of Embodiment Along Three Axes: 1st - 3d person, body-context, practice-cognition. Workshop position paper for CHI 2017 workshop on Soma-Based Design Theory. pdf


Pavel Karpashevich, Eva Hornecker, Nana Kesewaa Dankwa, Mohamed Hanafy and Julian Fietkau. Blurring Boundaries between Everyday Life and Pervasive Gaming – An Interview Study of Ingress. Proc. of ACM MUM'16, ACM Mobile and Ubiquitous Multimedia Conference. 217-218. author pdf and  ACM DL

Areti Damala, Eva Hornecker, Merel van der Vaart, Dick van Dijk, Ian Ruthven. The Loupe: Tangible Augmented Reality for Learning to Look at Ancient Greek Art. Mediterranean Archaeology and Archaeometry, Vol. XVI, No 5, (2016), pp. (In Press) (Open Access)

Ekaterina Fuchkina, Patrick Tobias Fischer, Chinh Nguyen Tien, Anke von der Heide, Eva Hornecker. In-Situ versus Simulation-Based Experience Evaluation of Media Augmented Urban Environments Adjunct Proc. of UbiComp'16, the ACM International Joint Conference on Pervasive and Ubiquitous Computing, p. 65-68. author pdf and ACM DL

Till Fastnacht, Abraham Ornelas Aispuro, Johannes Marschall, Patrick Tobias Fischer, Sabine Zierold, Eva Hornecker. Sonnengarten - Urban Light Installation with Human-Plant Interaction. Adjunct Proc. of UbiComp'16, the ACM International Joint Conference on Pervasive and Ubiquitous Computing, p. 53-56. author pdf and  ACM DL

Michael Pannier, Eva Hornecker, Sven Bertel. Can’t Touch This – The Design Case Study of a Museum Installation. In: Prinz, W., Borchers, J. & Jarke, M. (Hrsg.), Mensch und Computer 2016 - Tagungsband. Aachen: Gesellschaft für Informatik e.V. GI Digital Library Link. author pdf. HONOURABLE MENTION in category of full papers. 

Trevor Hogan; Eva Hornecker. Towards a Design Space for Multisensory Data Representation. Interacting with Computers Volume 29, Issue 2, 8 March 2017, Pages 147–167, First published online: May 20, 2016;  pdf-version, doi:10.1093/iwc/iww015 (also presented at Irish HCI 2017, selected for the SHOWCASE of work by researchers based in or from 

Anna Xambó (Georgia Tech), Eva Hornecker (Bauhaus-Universität Weimar), Paul Marshall (University College London), Sergi Jordà (Universitat Pompeu Fabra), Chris Dobbyn (The Open University), Robin Laney (The Open University). Exploring Social Interaction with a Tangible Music Interface. Interacting with Computers,  2016 doi: 10.1093/iwc/iww019  full text version, pdf free access link 

Trevor Hogan, Eva Hornecker. Feel it! See it! Hear it! Probing Tangible Interaction and Data Representational Modality. accepted for DRS2016, Design Research Society Conference in Brighton, UK. CC free access link

Yvonne Jansen, Pauline Gourlet, Samuel Huron, Uta Hinrichs, Trevor Hogan. Let’s Get Physical, Exploring the Design Process of Data Physicalization. Workshop at the 50th Design Research Society conference. ACM. 2016

Areti Damala, Merel van der Vaart, Loraine Clarke, Eva Hornecker,  Gabriela Avram,  Hub Kockelkorn, Ian Ruthven. Evaluating tangible and multisensory museum visiting experiences: lessons learned from the meSch project. Museums and the Web 2016 (online proceedings abstract and paper

Eva Hornecker. The To-and-Fro of Sense Making: Supporting Users’ Active Indexing in Museums. ACM Transactions on Computer-Human Interaction ToCHI. Volume 23 Issue 2, May 2016, Article No. 10.  author pdf and ACM DL link

Lynn Hoff, Eva Hornecker, Sven Bertel. Modifying Gesture Elicitation: Do Kinaesthetic Priming and Increased Production Reduce Legacy Bias? Proc. of TEI 2016. ACM NY,  Pages 86-91. author pdf and ACM DL

Kristian Gohlke, Eva Hornecker, Wolfgang Sattler. Pneumatibles – Exploring Soft Robotic Actuators for the Design of User Interfaces with Pneumotactile Feedback. Proc. of TEI 2016, ACM NY,  Pages 308-315. author pdf and ACM DL

Trevor Hogan, Eva Hornecker, Simon Stusak, Yvonne Jansen, Jason Alexander, Andrew Vande Moere, Uta Hinrichs and Kieran Nolan. Tangible Data, Explorations in Data Physicalization. Workshop-Studio at TEI'2016, Proc. of TEI'16, ACM NY. Pages 753-756  ACM DL


Trevor Hogan, Uta Hinrichs, Eva Hornecker. The Elicitation Interview Technique: Capturing People’s Experiences of Data Representations. IEEE Transactions on Visualization and Computer Graphics. ( Volume: 22, Issue: 12, Dec. 1 2016) pp. 2579 - 2593 (online first in 2015) author version 

Nemanja Memarovic, Sven Gehring & Patrick Tobias Fischer. ELSI Model: Bridging User Engagement around Interactive Public Displays and Media Facades in Urban Spaces. Journal of Urban Technology Volume 22, Issue 1, 2015, pages 113-131. DOI:10.1080/10630732.2014.942169 journal site 

Luigina Ciolfi, Areti Damala, Eva Hornecker, Monika Lechner, Laura Maye, Daniela Petrelli. Cultural heritage communities: technologies and challenges. Proc. of  Int. Conference on Communities and Technologies 2015. ACM. 149-152 (workshop) at ACM DL

Areti Damala, Merel van Der Vaart, Eva Hornecker. The Loupe: An Educational AR application for Learning to Look at Ancient Greek Art. International Workshop on Virtual Archeology: Museums & Cultural Tourism, Sept. 2015, Delphi, Greece. 3 pages. Book of Abstracts

Loraine Clarke, Eva Hornecker. Social Activities with offline tangibles at an interactive painting exhibit in a children’s cultural centre. Proc. of BritishHCI'15, pp. 82-90 Lincoln, UK. BCS e-WIC repository, author pdf.  ACM DL doi>10.1145/2783446.2783568

Michaela Honauer, Eva Hornecker. Challenges for Creating and Staging Interactive Costumes for the Theatre Stage. Proc. of Creativity & Cognition 2015 (C&C'15). ACM 2015, pp. 13-22. author version pdf. doi>10.1145/2757226.2757242

Patrick Tobias Fischer, Eva Hornecker, Johann Gielen, Johannes Hartmann, Marco Schmandt, Anna Rack, Marie Bornemann, Felix Dondera and Herbert Grinda. Exploring the Potential of Depictions with Sun Reflections. Proc. of Pervasive Displays 2015 (PerDis'15), ACM 2015, pp. 217-224. author pdf. doi>10.1145/2757710.2757712

Patrick Tobias Fischer, Anke von der Heide, Eva Hornecker, Sabine Zierold, Andreas Kästner, Felix Dondera, Matti Wiegmann, Fernando Millan, Jonas Lideikis, Aidas Cergelis, Reinaldo Verde, Christoph Drews, Till Fastnacht, Kai Gerrit Lünsdorf, Djamel Merat, Aryan Khosravani and Hesam Jannesar. Castle-Sized Interfaces: An Interactive Façade Mapping. Full paper (6+ pages). Proc. of Pervasive Displays 2015 (PerDis'15), ACM 2015, pp. 91-97. author pdf. doi>10.1145/2757710.2757715

Trevor Hogan, Dylan Goveas, Rebecca Noonan, Luke Twomey. TaraScope: Controlling Remote Telescopes Through Tangible Interaction. Proc. of Ninth Int. Conference on Tangible, Embedded, and Embodied Interaction (TEI ’15). ACM, NY,  281-284

Trevor Hogan. Tangible Data, a Phenomenology of Human-Data Relations. Doctoral Consortium. Proc. of Ninth Int. Conference on Tangible, Embedded, and Embodied Interaction (TEI ’15). ACM, NY. 

Jürgen Kirstein, Eva Hornecker, Holger Grossmann, Volkhard Nordmeier. Seamless Smart Labs. PhyDid B-Didaktik der Physik-Beiträge zur DPG-Frühjahrstagung


Patrick Tobias Fischer, Franziska Gerlach, Jenny Gonzales Acuna, Daniel Pollack, Ingo Schäfer, Josephine Trautmann and Eva Hornecker. Movable, Kick-/Flickable Light Fragments Eliciting Ad-hoc Interaction in Public Space. Proc. of PerDis, The third International Symposium on Pervasive Displays, ACM NY 2014, pages 50 (6 pages)   author version. ACM DL

Jürgen Steimle, Eva Hornecker, Albrecht Schmidt (eds.) Interaction Beyond the Desktop - Aktuelle Forschung im deutschsprachigen Raum zu mobilen, be-greifbaren und eingebetteten Nutzungsschnittstellen. (editorial) Informatik Spektrum 37(5), p. 385, Springer/GI.eV. (German Computer Society journal). Link official version.

Eva Hornecker, Patrick Tobias Fischer. Interaktion in Öffentlichen Räumen - Interaktive Installationen in Stadtraum und Museen. Informatik Spektrum 37(5),p. 440-444. Springer/GI.eV. (German Computer Society journal). Link official version.

Eva Hornecker, Michaela Honauer and Luigina Ciolfi. Exploring Historical Cemeteries as a Site for Technological Augmentation. short paper. Proc. of iHCI'2014, Irish Human Computer Interaction Conference 2014. Author version.

Eva Hornecker, Luigina Ciolfi, Michaela Honauer. Technology Augmentation of Historic Cemeteries – A Cross-Site Comparison. TEI'14 Work in Progress. Author version.

Michaela Honauer, Eva Hornecker. Exploring Interactive Costumes. Paper at the Workshop “Be-greifbare Interaktion” at Mensch & Computer 2014 in Munich. Link official version, author version.

Eva Hornecker. Supporting Indexing Practices Through Spatio-Contextually Embedded Interactions/Systems. Position Paper for NordiCHI'14 Workshop 'Ubicomp beyond Devices: Objects, People, Space and Meaning'. Helsinki, October 27th 2014. Link official version, author version.

Alexander Wiethoff, Marius Hoggenmueller, Eva Hornecker. Orkhēstra – On the design of interactive media architecture for public environments. Proc. of NordiCHI'14. ACM NY 2014, pp. 1077-1080. Video track. Link official version, author version.


Anna Xambó, Eva Hornecker, Paul Marshall, Sergi Jordà, Chris Dobbyn, Robin Laney. Let's Jam the Reactable: Peer Learning during Musical Improvisation with a Tabletop Interface. ACM Transactions of HCI (ToCHI). Volume 20 Issue 6, December 2013, Article No. 36. Link official version.

Fiona Mcdermott, Gabriela Avram, Loraine Clarke, Eva Hornecker. The Challenges and Opportunities Faced by Cultural Heritage Professionals in Designing Interactive Exhibits. Presented at NODEM 2013 conference, Stockholm (Nordic Digital Excellence in Museums Conference). Link official version.

Trevor Hogan, Eva Hornecker. Blending the repertory grid technique with focus groups to reveal rich design relevant insight. Proc. of DPPI'13, Designing Pleasurable Products and Interfaces, ACM 2013, 116-125. Author version PDF.

Michaela Honauer. Designing Device-less Interaction - A Tracking Framework for Media Art and Design. Mensch & Computer 2013 – Workshopband: Interaktive Vielfalt. 2013. München: Oldenbourg Verlag. pp.535-538 (interactive demo at German HCI). Link official version, author version PDF.

Andreas Lingnau, Eva Hornecker, Kenneth Coyle. Tangible Twitter Search: A Multiuser Multitouch Tabletop Interface. Mensch & Computer 2013 – Tagungsband: Interaktive Vielfalt. 2013. München: Oldenbourg Verlag. pp.349-352 (short paper & poster at German HCI). Link official version, author version PDF.

Patrick Tobias Fischer, Eva Hornecker, Adeeb Umar, Mike Anusas. Urban HCI: PlazaPuck - An unowned, moveable, public interface. In: Boll, S., Maaß, S. & Malaka, R. (Hrsg.), Mensch & Computer 2013: Interaktive Vielfalt. München: Oldenbourg Verlag. (S. 293-296). Link official version, author version PDF.

Daniela Petrelli, Luigina Ciolfi, Dick van Dijk, Eva Hornecker, Elena Not, Albrecht Schmidt. Integrating material and digital: a new way for cultural heritage. ACM interactions magazine 20 (4), 58-63. Author version (without images) and published version at the ACM DL

Elisa Giaccardi, Luigina Ciolfi, Eva Hornecker, Chris Speed, Shaowen Bardzell, Pieter Jan Stappers, Paul Hekkert, Marco Rozendaal. Explorations in social interaction design. CHI'13 workshop. CHI'13 Extended Abstracts on Human Factors in Computing Systems, 3259-3262. Link ACM DL

Paul Marshall, Eva Hornecker. Theories of Embodiment in HCI. In: The SAGE Handbook of Digital Technology Research, edited by Carey Jewitt, Sara Price and Barry Brown.

Patrick Tobias Fischer, Christian Zöllner, Thilo Hoffmann, Sebastian Piatza, Eva Hornecker. Beyond Information and Utility – Transforming Public Spaces with Media Facades. Computer Graphics and Applications, IEEE, 33, 38-46.  IEEE Explore DL, author version.

Patrick Tobias Fischer, Eva Hornecker, Christian Zoellner. SMSlingshot: An Expert Amateur DIY Case Study. Proc. of TEI'13. ACM, 9-16. Author version, TEI talk.

Trevor Hogan, Eva Hornecker. In Touch with Space: Embodying Live Data For Tangible Interaction. Proc. of TEI'13, ACM, 275-278. Author version.

Loraine Clarke, Eva Hornecker. Experience, Engagement and Social Interaction at a Steam Locomotive Multimodal Interactive Museum Exhibit. ACM CHI'13 Extended Abstracts Work in Progress. Author version.

Loraine Clarke, Eva Hornecker. Studying Multimodal Interaction at an Interactive Museum Exhibit on SteamPower Locomotive. Work in Progress at TEI'13. Author version.


F. B. Bjorneseth, S. K. Renganayagalu, S. Komandur, M. D. Dunlop, and E. Hornecker. Towards an Experimental Design Framework for Evaluation of Dynamic Workload and Situational Awareness in Safety Critical Maritime Settings. Proc. of British HCI'12. 2012. pdf

E. Hornecker. Beyond Affordance: Tangibles' Hybrid Nature. Proc. of Tangible, Embedded and Embodied Interaction TEI'12. ACM. 2012. pp. 17-182. pdf (Best Paper Award)

P. T. Fischer and E. Hornecker. Urban HCI: Spatial Aspects in the Design of Shared Encounters for Media Faccades. Proc. of CHI 2012. ACM. 2012. pp. 307-316. pdf

F. Bjorneseth, M. Dunlop, and E. Hornecker. Assessing the Effectiveness of Direct Gesture Interaction for a Safety Critical Maritime Application. International Journal of Human-Computer Studies (IJHCS). no. 70, . 2012. pp. 729–745. (author's preprint version

E. Hornecker and E. Nicol.  What Do Lab-based User Studies Tell Us About In-the-Wild Behavior? Insights from a Study of Museum Interactives. Proc. of Designing Interactive Systems (DIS). 2012. pp. 358-367. pdf

E. Nicol and E. Hornecker. Using children’s drawings to elicit feedback on interactive museum prototypes. Proc. of ACM IDC 2012 (Interaction Design and Children). 2012. pp. 276-279. pdf

P. T. Fischer and E. Hornecker. Towards Urban HCI. Position Paper for CHI 2012 workshop Ar-chi-tecture. 2012. pdf

T. Hogan and E. Hornecker. Beyond Data Visualisations. In Beyond Data. Edited by A. Plohman and M. Sipos. Baltan Laboratories and Kitchen Budapest. 2012. pp. 131-136.

E. Hornecker. Book review of: Divining a Digital Future: Mess and Mythology in Ubiquitous Computing, Paul Dourish & Genevieve Bell. MIT Press 2011. Journal of Computer Supported Cooperative Work. 21 (6). 2012. pp. 597-603. DOI 10.1007/s10606-012-9173-3

T. Hogan and E. Hornecker. How Does Representation Modality Affect User-Experience of Data Artifacts?. Proc. of HAID'12. The Seventh International Workshop on Haptic and Audio Interaction Design. 2012. pp. 141-151. pdf author version

L. Clarke and E. Hornecker. Designing and Studying a Multimodal Painting Installation in a Cultural Centre for Children. Physicality 2012, 4th International Workshop on Physicality, 11 September 2012, University of Birmingham, UK. 2012. pdf

E. Hornecker, J. H. Israel, M. Brade, and D. Kammer. Themenschwerpunkt Be-greifbare Interaktion. Editorial. i-com. 11 (2). 2012. pp. 1-2.