research

Research

Alasdair worked on the following publications. Where copies of the publication are provided, they are provided in compliance with the copyright requirements of the publisher. Do alert me to any problems.

Roberto Manduchi, Sri Kurniawan (Editors)
Assistive Technology for Blindness and Low Vision. CRC Press, Boca Raton, Florida, 2012. Book chapter "Tools for Improving Web Accessibility for Blind Persons "
Alasdair King
Re-presenting visual content for blind people, PhD Thesis, University of Manchester 2007.
Sri Kurniawan, Alasdair King, Gareth Evans & Paul Blenkhorn
Personalising web page presentation for older people, Interacting with Computers (18) 2006, pp457-477.
Alasdair King, Paul Blenkhorn, David Crombie, Sijo Dijkstra, Gareth Evans, John Wood
Presenting UML Software Engineering Diagrams to Blind People, Proceedings of 9th International Conference, ICCHP 2004 ISBN 3-540-22334-7 (Klaus Miesenberger, Joachim Klaus, Wolfgang Zagler and Dominique Burger - Editors) Paris, France, July 2004. pp522-529 PDF version
Mirko Hortsman, M. Lorenz, A. Watkowski, Alasdair King, Gareth Evans, Cornelius Hagen, Christof Schlieder, Neil King, Anne-Marie Burn, Helen Petrie & Sijo Dijkstra
Automated Interpretation and Accessible Presentation of Technical Diagrams for Blind People, The New Review of Hypermedia and Multimedia, Volume 10, No. 2, 2004, pp141-163.
Gareth Evans, Miltos Kritikos, Alasdair King, Paul Blenkhorn
A Talking Word Processor and Web Browser, Proceedings of 9th International Conference, ICCHP 2004 ISBN 3-540-22334-7 (Klaus Miesenberger, Joachim Klaus, Wolfgang Zagler and Dominique Burger - Editors) Paris, France, July 2004. pp1003-1008.
Mirko Horstmann, Cornelius Hagen, Alasdair King, Sijo Dijkstra, David Crombie, Gareth Evans, George T. Ioannidis, Paul Blenkhorn, O. Herzog, Christoph Schlieder
TeDUB: Automatic Interpretation and Presentation of Technical Diagrams for Blind People, Conference and Workshop on Assistive Technologies for Vision and Hearing Impairment - CVHI'2004, EURO-ASSIST-VHI-2: Accessibility, Mobility and Social Integration, 2004, Granada, Spain.
Paul Blenkhorn, Gareth Evans, Alasdair King, Sri Hastuti Kurniawan, Alistair Sutcliffe
Screen Magnifiers: Evolution and Evaluation, in IEEE Computer Graphics and Applications, Volume 23 Number 5, September/October 2003, pp54-62. PDF version
Paul Blenkhorn, Gareth Evans, Alasdair King, David Crombie, Sijo Dijkstra, Bláithín Gallagher, Mark Magennis, John Wood, Cornelius Hagen, Christoph Schlieder, Mirko Horstmann, George Ioannidis, Anne-Marie O'Neill, Helen Petrie
Providing blind people with access to technical diagrams, paper presented at AAATE 2003 in Dublin, 31 August - 2 September 2003.
David Gareth Evans, Sri H. Kurniawan, Alasdair King, Paul L. Blenkhorn
Evaluating the Usability of Joystick Control of a Screen Magnifier with Visually Impaired Users. In C. Stephanidis (Ed.) Universal Access in HCI (Proceedings of HCII'03), Crete, Greece 24-27 June 2003, pp201-205.
Sri Hastuti Kurniawan, Alasdair King, David Gareth Evans, Paul Blenkhorn
Design and User Evaluation of a Joystick-Operated Full-Screen Magnifier, Proceedings of CHI'03, ACM Press, Fort Lauderdale, USA, 5-10 April 2003.
Sri Hastuti Kurniawan, Alasdair King, David Gareth Evans, Paul Blenkhorn
A User evaluation of a Joystick-Operated Full-Screen Magnifier, paper presented at 7th ERCIM International Workshop on User Interfaces for All, Paris, France, 24-25 October 2002.
Alasdair King, Sri Hastuti Kurniawan, David Gareth Evans and Paul Blenkhorn.
The Design and Evaluation of a Joystick-Operated Screen Magnifier, poster at the British HCI Group 2002 Conference, London, UK, 2-6 September 2002.
Alasdair King, Gareth Evans and Paul Blenkhorn.
Blind people and the World Wide Web, poster at CWUAAT 04: 2nd Cambridge Workshop on Universal Access and Assistive Technology, Designing a More Inclusive World, Cambridge, UK, 22-24 March 2004.2004, Cambridge, UK.
Alasdair King, Paul Blenkhorn and Gareth Evans.
A platform-independent Braille translator, paper presented at the Conference and Workshop on Assistive Technologies for Vision and Hearing Impairment - CVHI'2002, EURO-ASSIST-VHI-2: Accessibility, Mobility and Social Integration, 6-9 August 2002, Granada, Spain. PDF version
Helen Petrie, Christoph Schlieder, Paul Blenkhorn, David Gareth Evans, Alasdair King, Anne-Marie O'Neill, George T. Ioannidis, Blaithin Gallagher, David Crombie, Rolf Mager, Maurizio Alafaci
TeDUB: A System for Presenting and Exploring Technical Drawings for Blind People, paper presented at ICCHP 2002, Linz, Austria, 15-20 July 2002, pp 537-539