Human-Centered Computing

Department of Computer Science

Industry Collaboration

Shape-changing interfaces for future mobility experiences

Industry Partner: Volkswagen Corporate Research

This project involved user research, ideation, prototyping, and evaluation of innovative interaction technologies in autonomous vehicles. Shape changing and tangible interfaces were explored in relation to wayfinding and navigation needs in future mobility experiences.

This non-public master thesis project was developed in close collaboration with Volkswagen Group Research in Wolfsburg, Germany. The project was realized at the facilities of Aalborg University, Denmark from September 2018 to June 2019 and the results were presented to Volkswagen AG stakeholders in an on-site demonstration and presentation.

Students: Sarah Grace Dellana, Simon Boel Poulsen, Sune Porsmose Johansson, Kim Laranang Hansen, Ulrik Stoch Jensen

Dates: September 2018 - June 2019

Project Supervision: Timothy Merritt, Mikael Skov