Nur Al-huda Hamdan, M.Sc.

Nur Al-huda Hamdan, M.Sc.


Research Assistant & PhD Candidate

Office location:   Room 2210
Office hours:   By appointment only. See my basic schedule.
Telephone:   +49 241 80 21059
Email:   hamdan@cs.rwth-aachen.de






Research




Projects

Sketch&Stitch: Interactive Embroidery for E-Textiles.
Nur Al-huda Hamdan, Simon Voelker, and Jan Borchers.
In CHI 2018 [ DOI ] [ PDF ] [ Video ] [ Project page ]
Run&Tap: An Investigation of On-Body Tapping for Runners.
Nur Al-huda Hamdan, Ravi Kanth Kosuru, Christian Corsten, and Jan Borchers.
In ISS 2017 [ DOI ] [ PDF ] [ Video ] [ Project page ]
Grabbing at an Angle: Menu Selection for Fabric Interfaces.
Nur Al-huda Hamdan, Jeffrey Blum, Florian Heller, Ravi Kanth Kosuru, and Jan Borchers.
In ISWC 2016 [ DOI ] [ PDF ] [ Project page ]
Grabrics: A Foldable Two-Dimensional Textile Input Controller.
Nur Al-huda Hamdan, Florian Heller, Chat Wacharamanotham, Jan Thar, and Jan Borchers.
In CHI EA 2016 [ DOI ] [ PDF ] [ Project page ]
Presentation Strategies for Micro-Navigation in the Physical World.
Nur Al-huda Hamdan, Marcel Lahaye, Christian Corsten, and Jan Borchers.
In CHI EA 2016 [ DOI ] [ PDF ]
Conceptual Framework for Surface Manager on Interactive Tabletops.
Nur Al-huda Hamdan, Simon Voelker, and Jan Borchers.
In CHI EA 2013 [ DOI ] [ PDF ] [ Project page ]


Funding

2014 - 2016 Intuitex (researcher with Florian Heller)
2016 - 2016 Personal Photonic (proposal co-author with Christian Corsten)
2016 - 2019 3DCC (lead researcher for open source fabrication tools)

Attended conferences

CHI 2013, CHI 2014 (as SV), womEncourage 2014, womEncourage 2015 (as a scholar), CHI 2016 (as SV), ISS 2017, CHI 2018

News



2018 I was invited to a Dagstuhl seminar: On-Body Interaction: Embodied Cognition Meets Sensor/Actuator Engineering to Design New Interfaces.
2018 I was invited to the first SIGCHI Across Borders Initiative event in Alexandria, Egypt.
2017 Sketch&Stitch paper accepted for CHI 2018.
2017 Run&Tap paper accepted for ISS 2017.
2017 I was invited to the Makerspaces Workshop in Geneva.
2017 I attended Textile Academy Bootcamp 2017 at Kamp Lintfort.
2016 I organized a workshop Thinking with Hardware for fabricating and programming e-textiles at the CS department in Stanford.
2016 I gave two invited talks Textile Interfaces for Smart Environments at the CS department in Stanford and at the BiD department in UC Berkeley.
2016 I became a visiting student researcher in James Landay's group at Stanford University for the fall semester.
2016 Grabing at an Angle paper accepted for ISWC 2016.
2016 Started the ArabHCI Facebook group.
2016 Our BMBF research funding proposal, Personal Photonics, was accepted!
2015 Joined ACM's XRDS magazine as a junior editor.
2015 My two extended abstracts were accepted for CHI 2015.
2014 I became a mom! (~1 year parental leave. For information on paternity leave in Germany see here).
2013 I became the newest research assistant and PhD student in the Media Computing and HCI group at RWTH Aachen University.

2013 I submitted my master's thesis with academic distinction.
2012 My first CHI submission as an extended abstract was accepted for CHI 2012.
2011 I received Google Anita Borg Memorial Scholarship (Europe, Middle East and Africa).
2010 I received NRW Academic Achievement Scholarship.
2010 I was accepted in the Software Systems Engineering MSc program at RWTH Aachen University.
2009 Started working as a .NET backend developer at Sedco.
2009 My bachelor's thesis won 1st place in Princess Sumaya bint El-Hassan Graduation Project Awards in Jordan.
2009 I graduated as valedictorian with a Computer Engineering degree from the University of Jordan.


Advising



Master Thesis

2018 David Garcia Olivares
2018 Vyacheslav Kryvosheya
2017 Tania Garcia Velasco
2016 Sughosh Kumar
2015 Urmimala Majumdar

Bachelor Thesis

2018 Georg Röhl
2018 Philip Kindermann
2016 Christian Schmidt
2015 Marcel Lahaye

Student Assistants

2017 - 2019 Kirill Krasnoshchokov
2017 - 2018 Philip Kindermann
2016 - 2017 Lukas Ossmann
2015 - 2016 Ravi Kanth Kosuru
2014 - 2014 Jayesh Sudhir Bhat

Teaching



Current Topics in Media Computing and HCI (2015-2018)




iPhone Application Programming with Swift (WS '15/16)
Designing Interactive Systems I (WS '13/14)
Lab: Media Computing Project (Bonn) (SS '13, SS '14)
Seminar: Post-Desktop User Interfaces (SS '16)


Other roles at i10



The Kitchen Master of Masters [ page ]
The iTunes Master [ page ]

Publications



2018

Nur Al huda Hamdan, Simon Voelker, and Jan Borchers. Sketch&Stitch: Interactive Embroidery for E-Textiles. In Proceedings of the 2018 CHI Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems, CHI '18, pages 82:1–82:13, New York, NY, USA, 2018. ACM. Homepage PDF Document BibTeX Entry.

2017

Nur Al huda Hamdan, Ravi Kanth Kosuru, Christian Corsten, and Jan Borchers. Run&Tap: Investigation of On-Body Tapping for Runners. In ISS '17: Proceedings of the 2017 ISS Conference on Interactive Surfaces and Spaces, New York, NY, USA, Oct 2017. ACM. PDF Document BibTeX Entry.
Philipp Brauner, Julia van Heek, Martina Ziefle, Nur Al huda Hamdan, and Jan Borchers. Interactive FUrniTURE – Evaluation of Smart Interactive Textile Interfaces for Home Environments. In Proceedings of the 2017 ISS Conference on Interactive Surfaces and Spaces, ISS '17, New York, NY, USA, Oct 2017. ACM. PDF Document BibTeX Entry.
Philipp Brauner, Julia van Heek, Anne Kathrin Schaar, Martina Ziefle, Nur Al huda Hamdan, Lukas Ossmann, Florian Heller, Jan Borchers, and Others. Towards Accepted Smart Interactive Textiles. In HCI in Business, Government and Organizations. Interacting with Information Systems: 4th International Conference, HCIBGO '17. Springer, May 2017. PDF Document BibTeX Entry.

2016

Nur Al huda Hamdan, Jeffrey Blum, Florian Heller, Ravi Kanth Kosuru, and Jan Borchers. Grabbing at an Angle: Menu Selection for Fabric Interfaces. In ISWC '16: Proceedings of the 2016 International Symposium on Wearable Computers, September 2016. PDF Document BibTeX Entry.
Florian Heller, Lukas Oßmann, Nur Al huda Hamdan, Philipp Brauner, Julia Van Heek, Klaus Scheulen, Laura Goßen, Rouven Witsch, Christian Möllering, Thomas Gries, Martina Ziefle, and Jan Borchers. Gardeene! Textile Controls for the Home Environment. In MuC '16: Mensch und Computer 2016 – Proceedings, Berlin, September 2016. De Gruyter Oldenbourg. PDF Document BibTeX Entry.
Nur Al huda Hamdan, Marcel Lahaye, Christian Corsten, and Jan Borchers. Presentation Strategies for Micro-Navigation in the Physical World. In CHI '16 EA: Proceedings of the 2016 CHI Conference Extended Abstracts on Human Factors in Computing Systems, pages 3062–3068, May 2016. Homepage PDF Document BibTeX Entry.
Nur Al huda Hamdan, Florian Heller, Chat Wacharamanotham, Jan Thar, and Jan Borchers. Grabrics: A Foldable Two-Dimensional Textile Input Controller. In CHI '16 EA: Proceedings of the 2016 CHI Conference Extended Abstracts on Human Factors in Computing Systems, pages 2497–2503, May 2016. Homepage PDF Document BibTeX Entry.

2014

Simon Voelker, Christian Corsten, Nur Al huda Hamdan, Kjell Ivar Øvergård, and Jan Borchers. An Interaction Model for Grasp-Aware Tangibles on Interactive Surfaces. In ITS '14: Proceedings of the ACM International Conference on Interactive Tabletops and Surfaces, pages 279–282, New York, NY, USA, November 2014. ACM. PDF Document BibTeX Entry.
Simon Voelker, Christian Corsten, Nur Al huda Hamdan, Kjell Ivar Øvergård, and Jan Borchers. An Interaction Model for Touch-Aware Tangibles on Interactive Surfaces. In CHI '14: Extended Abstracts of the 2014 ACM Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems, April 2014. BibTeX Entry.

2013

Nur Al huda Hamdan, Simon Voelker, and Jan Borchers. Conceptual Framework for Surface Manager on Interactive Tabletops. In CHI '13 EA: Extended Abstracts of 2013 ACM SIGCHI Conference on Human Factors in Computing, pages 1527–1532, New York, NY, USA, 2013. ACM. PDF Document BibTeX Entry.
Nur Al-huda Hamdan. A Surface Manager for Interactive Tabletops. Master's thesis, RWTH Aachen University, Aachen, March 2013. PDF Document BibTeX Entry.





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