St Andrews HCI Research Group


Sep 2017

SACHI @ #MobileHCI2017 in Vienna

Members of SACHI will be at the upcoming MobileHCI’17 Conference in Vienna Austria.
If you are looking to meet members of SACHI to discuss collaborations or research visits you can find us here. Likewise, if you are a company attending MobileHCI and you wish to discuss working with us please get in touch. You can find us helping and involved throughout MobileHCI 2017 with the presentation of 3 papers including 1 paper (honorable mention), 2 workshop papers, organizing a workshop and other activities throughout the conference.

Find an overview of the SACHI research that is being presented in form of papers or other below.

Honorable Mention paper

SpeCam: sensing surface color and material with the front-facing camera of a mobile device.
Hui-Shyong Yeo, Juyoung Lee, Andrea Bianchi, David Harris-Birtill, and Aaron Quigley.
In Proceedings of the 19th International Conference on Human-Computer Interaction with Mobile Devices and Services (MobileHCI ’17). ACM, New York, NY, USA, Article 25, 9 pages. DOI:
Project Page (to come later on Sept 4)

Workshop Papers/Presentations

AquaCat: Radar and Machine Learning for Fluid and Powder Identification

David Morrison, Alasdair N Houston, Aaron Quigley, David Harris-Birtill
Pinpoint: Multi-Scale Gestural Interaction for AR
Barrett Ens, Aaron Quigley, Hui-Shyong Yeo, Pourang Irani, Mark Billinghurst

Monday, Sept 4
Workshop:  Object Recognition for Input and Mobile Interaction

Workshop at MobileHCI


  • Wednesday: Aaron is chairing the session on Session 8: Face, head and hand gestures on Wednesday, September 6, 15:30 – 16:50

SIGCHI events

The SIGCHI Executive Committee sponsors events at SIGCHI conferences and as ACM SIGCHI Vice President for Conferences, Aaron will be presenting the following event: