Publications


Evaluation of Facial Expression Recognition by A Smart Eyewear for Facial Direction Changes, Repeatability and Positional Drift. Masai, Katsutoshi and Kunze, Kai and Sugiura, Yuta and Ogata, Masa and Suzuki, Katsuhiro and Nakamura, Fumihiko and Shimamura, Sho and Inami, Masahiko and Sugimoto, Maki. To be published in ACM Transactions on Interactive Intelligent Systems (TiiS). 2017. Bibtex.


atmoSphere: designing cross-modal music experiences using spatial audio with haptic feedback. Fushimi, Haruna and Kato, Daiya and Kamiyama, Youichi and Yanagihara, Kazuya and Minamizawa, Kouta and Kunze, Kai. ACM SIGGRAPH 2017 Emerging Technologies. 2017. Bibtex.


CleaVR: collaborative layout evaluation and assessment in virtual reality. Pai, Yun Suen and Outram, Benjamin I and Tag, Benjamin and Isogai, Megumi and Ochi, Daisuke and Kimata, Hideaki and Kunze, Kai. ACM SIGGRAPH 2017 Posters. 2017. Bibtex.


GazeSphere: navigating 360-degree-video environments in VR using head rotation and eye gaze. Pai, Yun Suen and Outram, Benjamin I and Tag, Benjamin and Isogai, Megumi and Ochi, Daisuke and Kunze, Kai. ACM SIGGRAPH 2017 Posters. 2017. Bibtex.


Workshop on Amplification and Augmentation of Human Perception. Schmidt, Albrecht and Schneegass, Stefan and Kunze, Kai and Rekimoto, Jun and Woo, Woontack. Proceedings of the 2017 CHI Conference Extended Abstracts on Human Factors in Computing Systems. 2017. Bibtex.


Open Smart Eyewear: From Sensing to Human Amplification and Scaffolding Technologies. Kunze, Kai. Ubiquitous Virtual Reality (ISUVR), 2017 International Symposium on. 2017. Bibtex.


Eyewear computers for human-computer interaction. Bulling, Andreas and Kunze, Kai. interactions 23, 3. 2016. Bibtex.


Smooth eye movement interaction using EOG glasses. Dhuliawala, Murtaza and Lee, Juyoung and Shimizu, Junichi and Bulling, Andreas and Kunze, Kai and Starner, Thad and Woo, Woontack. Proceedings of the 18th ACM International Conference on Multimodal Interaction. 2016. Bibtex.


Transparent Reality: Using Eye Gaze Focus Depth as Interaction Modality. Pai, Yun Suen and Outram, Benjamin and Vontin, Noriyasu and Kunze, Kai. Proceedings of the 29th Annual Symposium on User Interface Software and Technology. 2016. Bibtex.


AnyOrbit: Fluid 6DOF Spatial Navigation of Virtual Environments using Orbital Motion. Outram, Benjamin I and Pai, Yun Suen and Fan, Kevin and Minamizawa, Kouta and Kunze, Kai. Proceedings of the 2016 Symposium on Spatial User Interaction. 2016. Bibtex.


Ambient Rhythm: Melodic Sonification of Status Information for IoT-enabled Devices. Chernyshov, George and Chen, Jiajun and Lai, Yenchin and Noriyasu, Vontin and Kunze, Kai. Proceedings of the 6th International Conference on the Internet of Things. 2016. Bibtex.


Estimation of english skill with a mobile eye tracker. Augereau, Olivier and Kunze, Kai and Fujiyoshi, Hiroki and Kise, Koichi. Proceedings of the 2016 ACM International Joint Conference on Pervasive and Ubiquitous Computing: Adjunct. 2016. Bibtex.


Smart glasses with a peripheral vision display. Nakuo, Takuro and Kunze, Kai. Proceedings of the 2016 ACM International Joint Conference on Pervasive and Ubiquitous Computing: Adjunct. 2016. Bibtex.


Eye blink as an input modality for a responsive adaptable video system. Tag, Benjamin and Shimizu, Junichi and Zhang, Chi and Ohta, Naohisa and Kunze, Kai and Sugiura, Kazunori. Proceedings of the 2016 ACM International Joint Conference on Pervasive and Ubiquitous Computing: Adjunct. 2016. Bibtex.


Solar system: smooth pursuit interactions using EOG glasses. Shimizu, Junichi and Lee, Juyoung and Dhuliawala, Murtaza and Bulling, Andreas and Starner, Thad and Woo, Woontack and Kunze, Kai. Proceedings of the 2016 ACM International Joint Conference on Pervasive and Ubiquitous Computing: Adjunct. 2016. Bibtex.


Personalized record of the city wander with a wearable device: a pilot study. Liang, Feng and Nakatani, Masashi and Kunze, Kai and Minamizawa, Kouta. Proceedings of the 2016 ACM International Joint Conference on Pervasive and Ubiquitous Computing: Adjunct. 2016. Bibtex.


Reading interventions: tracking reading state and designing interventions. Ishimaru, Shoya and Dingler, Tilman and Kunze, Kai and Kise, Koichi and Dengel, Andreas. Proceedings of the 2016 ACM International Joint Conference on Pervasive and Ubiquitous Computing: Adjunct. 2016. Bibtex.


The wordometer 2.0: estimating the number of words you read in real life using commercial EOG glasses. Ishimaru, Shoya and Kunze, Kai and Kise, Koichi and Dengel, Andreas. Proceedings of the 2016 ACM International Joint Conference on Pervasive and Ubiquitous Computing: Adjunct. 2016. Bibtex.


Run with me: designing storytelling tools for runners. Alohali, Albara and Kunze, Kai and Earle, Robert. Proceedings of the 2016 ACM International Joint Conference on Pervasive and Ubiquitous Computing: Adjunct. 2016. Bibtex.


Wearable ambient sound display: embedding information in personal music. Chernyshov, George and Tag, Benjamin and Chen, Jiajun and Noriyasu, Vontin and Lukowicz, Paul and Kunze, Kai. Proceedings of the 2016 ACM International Symposium on Wearable Computers. 2016. Bibtex.


GazeSim: simulating foveated rendering using depth in eye gaze for VR. Pai, Yun Suen and Tag, Benjamin and Outram, Benjamin and Vontin, Noriyasu and Sugiura, Kazunori and Kunze, Kai. ACM SIGGRAPH 2016 Posters. 2016. Bibtex.


Embodied Reading: A Multisensory Experience.. Sanchez, Susana and Dingler, Tilman and Gu, Heng and Kunze, Kai. Proceedings of the 2016 CHI Conference Extended Abstracts on Human Factors in Computing Systems. 2016. Bibtex.


Empathy Glasses. Masai, Katsutoshi and Kunze, Kai and Billinghurst, Mark and others. Proceedings of the 2016 CHI Conference Extended Abstracts on Human Factors in Computing Systems. 2016. Bibtex.


In the Eye of the Beholder: The Impact of Frame Rate on Human Eye Blink. Tag, Benjamin and Shimizu, Junichi and Zhang, Chi and Kunze, Kai and Ohta, Naohisa and Sugiura, Kazunori. Proceedings of the 2016 CHI Conference Extended Abstracts on Human Factors in Computing Systems. 2016. Bibtex.


Enhanced Tradition: Combining Tech and Traditional Clothing. Sokol, Vilhelmina and Sugiura, Yuta and Kunze, Kai and Inami, Masahiko. Proceedings of UbiComp’15 Adjunct. 2015. Bibtex.


Silhouette Interactions - Using the Hand Shadow As Interaction Modality. Chita, Eria and Kunze, Kai and Sugiura, Yuta and Inami, Masahiko and Hashimoto, Sunao and Ogata, Masa. Proceedings of UbiComp’15 Adjunct. 2015. Bibtex.


MEME - Eye Wear Computing to Explore Human Behavior. Kunze, Kai and Ishimaru, Shoya and Tanaka, Katsuma and Uema, Yuji and Kise, Koichi and Inami, Masahiko. Proceedings of UbiComp’15 Adjunct. 2015. Bibtex.


Multimodal Literacy: Storytelling Across Senses. Sanchez, Susana and Gu, Heng and Kunze, Kai and Inami, Masahiko. Proceedings of UbiComp’15 Adjunct. 2015. Bibtex.


Quantifying reading habits: counting how many words you read. Kunze, Kai and Masai, Katsutoshi and Inami, Masahiko and Sacakli, {\“O}mer and Liwicki, Marcus and Dengel, Andreas and Ishimaru, Shoya and Kise, Koichi. Proceedings of the 2015 ACM International Joint Conference on Pervasive and Ubiquitous Computing. 2015. Bibtex.


Smart Eyewear for Interaction and Activity Recognition. Ishimaru, Shoya and Kunze, Kai and Tanaka, Katsuma and Uema, Yuji and Kise, Koichi and Inami, Masahiko. Proceedings of the 33rd Annual ACM Conference Extended Abstracts on Human Factors in Computing Systems. 2015. Bibtex.


Towards Extraction of Subjective Reading Incomprehension: Analysis of Eye Gaze Features. Okoso, Ayano and Toyama, Takumi and Kunze, Kai and Folz, Joachim and Liwicki, Marcus and Kise, Koichi. Proceedings of the 33rd Annual ACM Conference Extended Abstracts on Human Factors in Computing Systems. 2015. Bibtex.


Sensor Placement Variations in Wearable Activity Recognition. Kunze, Kai and Lukowicz, Paul. Pervasive Computing, IEEE. 2014. Bibtex.


How Much Do You Read?: Counting the Number of Words a User Reads Using Electrooculography. Kunze, Kai and Katsutoshi, Masai and Uema, Yuji and Inami, Masahiko. Proceedings of the 6th Augmented Human International Conference. 2015. Bibtex.


Assessment of Stimuli for Supporting Speed Reading on Electronic Devices. Dingler, Tilman and Shirazi, Alireza Sahami and Kunze, Kai and Schmidt, Albrecht. Proceedings of the 6th Augmented Human International Conference. 2015. Bibtex.


Making Regular Eyeglasses Smart. Amft, Oliver and Wahl, Florian and Ishimaru, Shoya and Kunze, Kai. Pervasive Computing, IEEE. 2015. Bibtex.


AffectiveWear: Toward Recognizing Facial Expression. Masai, Katsutoshi and Sugiura, Yuta and Ogata, Masa and Suzuki, Katsuhiro and Nakamura, Fumihiko and Shimamura, Sho and Kunze, Kai and Inami, Masahiko and Sugimoto, Maki. ACM SIGGRAPH 2015 Emerging Technologies. 2015. Bibtex.


MEME: Smart Glasses to Promote Healthy Habits for Knowledge Workers. Kunze, Kai and Inoue, Kazutaka and Masai, Katsutoshi and Uema, Yuji and Tsai, Sean Shao-An and Ishimaru, Shoya and Tanaka, Katsuma and Kise, Koichi and Inami, Masahiko. ACM SIGGRAPH 2015 Emerging Technologies. 2015. Bibtex.


Implicit Gaze based Annotations to Support Second Language Learning. Okoso, Ayano and Kunze, Kai and Kise, Koichi. Proceedings of UbiComp’14 Adjunct. 2014. Bibtex.


Wearable Computing for Older Adults -Initial Insights into Head-Mounted Display Usage. Kunze, Kai and Henze, Niels and Kise, Koichi. Proceedings of UbiComp’14 Adjunct. 2014. Bibtex.


Memory Specs-An Annotation System on Google Glass using Document Image Retrieval. Tanaka, Katsuma and Kunze, Kai and Iwata, Motoi and Kise, Koichi. Proceedings of UbiComp’14 Adjunct. 2014. Bibtex.


Smarter Eyewear- Using Commercial EOG Glasses for Activity Recognition. Ishimaru, Shoya and Kunze, Kai and Tanaka, Katsuma and Uema, Uji and Kise, Koichi and Inami, Masahiko. Proceedings of UbiComp’14 Adjunct. 2014. Bibtex.


Position Paper: Brain Teasers - Toward Wearable Computing that Engages Our Mind. Ishimaru, Shoya and Kunze, Kai and Kise, Koichi and Inami, Masahiko. Proceedings of UbiComp’14 Adjunct. 2014. Bibtex.


On the Tip of my Tongue - A Non-Invasive Pressure-Based Tongue Interface. Cheng, Jingyuan and Okoso, Ayano and Kunze, Kai and Henze, Niels and Schmidt, Albrecht and Lukowicz, Paul and Kise. Proceedings of the 5th Augmented Human International Conference. 2014. Bibtex.


In the Blink of an Eye - Combining Head Motion and Eye Blink Frequency for Activity Recognition with Google Glass. Ishimaru, Shoya and Kunze, Kai and Kise, Koichi and Weppner, Jens and Dengel, Andreas and Lukowicz, Paul and Bulling, Andreas. Proceedings of the 5th Augmented Human International Conference. 2014. Bibtex.


What’s on your mind? Mental Task Awareness Using Single Electrode Brain Computer Interfaces. Shirazi, Alireza Sahami and Hassib, Mariam and Henze, Niels and Schmidt, Albrecht and Kunze, Kai. Proceedings of the 5th Augmented Human International Conference. 2014. Bibtex.


Haven’t we met before? - A Realistic Memory Assistance System to Remind You of The Person in Front of You. Iwamura, Masakazu and Kunze, Kai and Kato, Yuya and Utsumi, Yuzuko and Kise, Koichi. Proceedings of the 5th Augmented Human International Conference. 2014. Bibtex.


Activity Recognition for the Mind: Toward a Cognitive “Quantified Self”. Kunze, Kai and Iwamura, Masakazu and Kise, Koichi and Uchida, Seiichi and Omachi, Shinichiro. Computer. 2013. Bibtex.


I know what you are reading: recognition of document types using mobile eye tracking. Kunze, Kai and Utsumi, Yuzuko and Shiga, Yuki and Kise, Koichi and Bulling, Andreas. Proceedings of the 17th annual international symposium on International symposium on wearable computers. 2013. Bibtex.


Annotate me: supporting active reading using real-time document image retrieval on mobile devices. Kunze, Kai and Tanaka, Katsuma and Iwamura, Masakazu and Kise, Koichi. Proceedings of the 2013 ACM conference on Pervasive and ubiquitous computing adjunct publication. 2013. Bibtex.


My reading life: towards utilizing eyetracking on unmodified tablets and phones. Kunze, Kai and Ishimaru, Shoya and Utsumi, Yuzuko and Kise, Koichi. Proceedings of the 2013 ACM conference on Pervasive and ubiquitous computing adjunct publication. 2013. Bibtex.


Activity recognition and nutrition monitoring in every day situations with a textile capacitive neckband. Cheng, Jingyuan and Zhou, Bo and Kunze, Kai and Rheinl{\“a}nder, Carl Christian and Wille, Sebastian and Wehn, Norbert and Weppner, Jens and Lukowicz, Paul. Proceedings of the 2013 ACM conference on Pervasive and ubiquitous computing adjunct publication. 2013. Bibtex.


Upright or sideways?: analysis of smartphone postures in the wild. Sahami Shirazi, Alireza and Henze, Niels and Dingler, Tilman and Kunze, Kai and Schmidt, Albrecht. Proceedings of the 15th international conference on Human-computer interaction with mobile devices and services (Mobile HCI). 2013. Bibtex.


The Wordometer–Estimating the Number of Words Read Using Document Image Retrieval and Mobile Eye Tracking. Kunze, Kai and Kawaichi, Hitoshi and Yoshimura, Kazuyo and Kise, Koichi. Document Analysis and Recognition (ICDAR), 2013 12th International Conference on. 2013. Bibtex.


Reading Activity Recognition Using an Off-the-Shelf EEG–Detecting Reading Activities and Distinguishing Genres of Documents. Kunze, Kai and Shiga, Yuki and Ishimaru, Shoya and Kise, Koichi. Document Analysis and Recognition (ICDAR), 2013 12th International Conference on. 2013. Bibtex.


Towards inferring language expertise using eye tracking. Kunze, Kai and Kawaichi, Hitoshi and Yoshimura, Kazuyo and Kise, Koichi. CHI’13 Extended Abstracts on Human Factors in Computing Systems. 2013. Bibtex.


I see you: How to improve wearable activity recognition by leveraging information from environmental cameras. Bahle, Gernot and Lukowicz, Paul and Kunze, Kai and Kise, Koichi. Work in Progress at IEEE International Conference on Pervasive Computing and Communications Workshops, PERCOM 2013. 2013. Bibtex.


Who are you?: A wearable face recognition system to support human memory. Utsumi, Yuzuko and Kato, Yuya and Kunze, Kai and Iwamura, Masakazu and Kise, Koichi. Proceedings of the 4th Augmented Human International Conference. 2013. Bibtex.


Towards Dynamically Configurable Context Recognition Systems. Kunze, Kai and Bannach, David. Workshops at the Twenty-Sixth AAAI Conference on Artificial Intelligence. 2012. Bibtex.


Human Activity Recognition in Smart Environments (Dagstuhl Seminar 12492).. Crowley, James L and Kunze, Kai S and Lukowicz, Paul and Schmidt, Albrecht and Crowley, James L and Kunze, Kai and Lukowicz, Paul and Schmidt, Albrecht. Dagstuhl Reports. 2012. Bibtex.


The opportunity framework and data processing ecosystem for opportunistic activity and context recognition. Kurz, Marc and H{\“o}lzl, Gerold and Ferscha, Alois and Calatroni, Alberto and Roggen, Daniel and Tr{\“o}ster, Gerhard and Sagha, Hesam and Chavarriaga, Ricardo and Mill{\‘a}n, J del R and Bannach, David and others. International Journal of Sensors, Wireless Communications and Control, Special Issue on Autonomic and Opportunistic Communications. 2011. Bibtex.


The benefit of activity recognition for mobile phone based nursing documentation: A Wizard-of-Oz study. Altakouri, Bashar and Kortuem, Gerd and Grunerbl, A and Kunze, Kai and Lukowicz, Paul. Wearable Computers (ISWC), 2010 International Symposium on. 2010. Bibtex.


Can magnetic field sensors replace gyroscopes in wearable sensing applications?. Kunze, Kai and Bahle, Gernot and Lukowicz, Paul and Partridge, Kurt. Wearable Computers (ISWC), 2010 International Symposium on. 2010. Bibtex.


Integrated tool chain for recording and handling large, multimodal context recognition data sets. Bannach, David and Kunze, Kai and Weppner, Jens and Lukowicz, Paul. Proceedings of the 12th ACM international conference adjunct papers on Ubiquitous computing. 2010. Bibtex.


Does on-body location of a GPS receiver matter?. Vaitl, Christian and Kunze, Kai and Lukowicz, Paul. Body Sensor Networks (BSN), 2010 International Conference on. 2010. Bibtex.


On the use of magnetic field disturbances as features for activity recognition with on body sensors. Bahle, Gernot and Kunze, Kai and Lukowicz, Paul. Smart Sensing and Context. 2010. Bibtex.


Can a Mobile Phone in a Pocket Reliably Recognize Ambient Sounds?. Franke, Tobias and Lukowicz, Paul and Kunze, Kai and Bannach, David. Wearable Computers, 2009. ISWC’09. International Symposium on. 2009. Bibtex.


Which way am I facing: Inferring horizontal device orientation from an accelerometer signal. Kunze, Kai and Lukowicz, Paul and Partridge, Kurt and Begole, Bo. Wearable Computers, 2009. ISWC’09. International Symposium on. 2009. Bibtex.


OPPORTUNITY: Towards opportunistic activity and context recognition systems. Roggen, Daniel and Forster, K and Calatroni, Alberto and Holleczek, Thomas and Fang, Yu and Troster, G and Lukowicz, Paul and Pirkl, Gerald and Bannach, David and Kunze, Kai and others. World of Wireless, Mobile and Multimedia Networks & Workshops, 2009. WoWMoM 2009. IEEE International Symposium on a. 2009. Bibtex.


Does context matter?-A quantitative evaluation in a real world maintenance scenario. Kunze, Kai and Wagner, Florian and Kartal, Ersun and Morales Kluge, Ernesto and Lukowicz, Paul. Pervasive Computing. 2009. Bibtex.


Adapting magnetic resonant coupling based relative positioning technology for wearable activitiy recogniton. Pirkl, Gerald and Stockinger, Karl and Kunze, Kai and Lukowicz, Paul. Wearable Computers, 2008. ISWC 2008. 12th IEEE International Symposium on. 2008. Bibtex.


Dealing with sensor displacement in motion-based onbody activity recognition systems. Kunze, Kai and Lukowicz, Paul. Proceedings of the 10th international conference on Ubiquitous computing. 2008. Bibtex.


Using acceleration signatures from everyday activities for on-body device location. Kunze, Kai and Lukowicz, Paul. Wearable Computers, 2007 11th IEEE International Symposium on. 2007. Bibtex.


Symbolic object localization through active sampling of acceleration and sound signatures. Kunze, Kai and Lukowicz, Paul. Proceedings of the 9th international conference on Ubiquitous computing. 2007. Bibtex.


Waving real hand gestures recorded by wearable motion sensors to a virtual car and driver in a mixed-reality parking game. Bannach, David and Amft, Oliver and Kunze, Kai S and Heinz, Ernst A and Troster, Gerhard and Lukowicz, Paul. Computational Intelligence and Games, 2007. CIG 2007. IEEE Symposium on. 2007. Bibtex.


Lifenet: an ad-hoc sensor network and wearable system to provide firefighters with navigation support. Klann, Markus and Riedel, Till and Gellersen, Hans and Fischer, Carl and Oppenheim, Matthew and Lukowicz, Paul and Pirkl, Gerald and Kunze, Kai and Beuster, Monty and Beigl, Michael and others. Ubicomp Adjunct. 2007. Bibtex.


Using wearable sensors for real-time recognition tasks in games of martial arts-an initial experiment. Heinz, Ernst A and Kunze, Kai S and Gruber, Matthias and Bannach, David and Lukowicz, Paul. Computational Intelligence and Games, 2006 IEEE Symposium on. 2006. Bibtex.


Towards Recognizing Tai Chi – An Initial Experiment Using Wearable Sensors. Kunze, Kai and Barry, Michael and Heinz, Ernst A and Lukowicz, Paul and Majoe, Dennis and Gutknecht, J{\“u}rg. Applied Wearable Computing (IFAWC), 2006 3rd International Forum on. 2006. Bibtex.


Opf: A distributed context-sensing framework for ubiquitous computing environments. Van Kleek, Max and Kunze, Kai and Partridge, Kurt and Begole, James. Ubiquitous Computing Systems. 2006. Bibtex.


Distributed modular toolbox for multi-modal context recognition. Bannach, David and Kunze, Kai and Lukowicz, Paul and Amft, Oliver. Architecture of Computing Systems-ARCS 2006. 2006. Bibtex.


Where am i: Recognizing on-body positions of wearable sensors. Kunze, Kai and Lukowicz, Paul and Junker, Holger and Tr{\“o}ster, Gerhard. Location-and Context-Awareness. 2005. Bibtex.


Studying network protocol offload with emulation: approach and preliminary results. Westrelin, Roland and Fugier, Nicolas and Nordmark, Erik and Kunze, Kai and Lemoine, Eric. Proceedings of the 12th Annual IEEE Symposium on High Performance Interconnects (HOTI). 2004. Bibtex.


Experimental evaluation of variations in primary features used for accelerometric context recognition. Heinz, Ernst and Kunze, Kai and Sulistyo, Stefan and Junker, Holger and Lukowicz, Paul and Tr{\“o}ster, Gerhard. Proceedings of Ambient Intelligence. 2003. Bibtex.