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Antti Oulasvirta, Per Ola Kristensson, Xiaojun Bi, and Andrew Howes

Print publication date: 2018

Print ISBN-13: 9780198799603

Published to Oxford Scholarship Online: March 2018

DOI: 10.1093/oso/9780198799603.001.0001

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Control Theory, Dynamics, and Continuous Interaction

Control Theory, Dynamics, and Continuous Interaction

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(p.17) 1 Control Theory, Dynamics, and Continuous Interaction
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Computational Interaction
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Roderick Murray-Smith

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Oxford University Press
DOI:10.1093/oso/9780198799603.003.0002

This chapter reviews the role of theory and dynamic systems theory for understanding common interaction techniques including: targetting, trajectory generation, panning, scrolling and zooming. It explains how can be seen to be at the foundations of Human–Computer Interaction and might be essential for making progress in novel forms of interface. It reinterprets Fitts’ classical work with theoretic tools. It also highlights the limitations of theory for design of human–computer loops.

Keywords:   theory, dynamic systems

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