Beyond Accessibility: Lifting Perceptual Limitations for Everyone

Michael Mauderer, Garreth W. Tigwell, Benjamin M. Gorman, David R. Flatla

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We propose that accessibility research can lay the foundation for technology that can be used to augment the perception of everyone. To show how this can be achieved, we present three case studies of our research in which we demonstrate our approaches for impaired colour vision, situational visual impairments and situational hearing impairment.
Original languageEnglish
Publication statusPublished - 7 May 2017
EventCHI '17: CHI Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems - Denver, United States
Duration: 6 May 201711 May 2017


ConferenceCHI '17
CountryUnited States
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  • Perception
  • augmentation
  • Vision
  • hearing
  • accessibility

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  • Student Theses

    A Framework for Speechreading Acquisition Tools

    Author: Gorman, B. M., 2018

    Supervisor: Flatla, D. (Supervisor) & McKenna, S. (Supervisor)

    Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy



    • 1 Participation in workshop, seminar, course

    CHI '17

    Michael Mauderer (Participant), Garreth Tigwell (Participant), Benjamin Gorman (Contributor) & David Flatla (Contributor)

    7 May 2017

    Activity: Participating in or organising an event typesParticipation in workshop, seminar, course

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