The Design of Anthropocentric Cooperative Visual Environments

Paolo Bottoni,  Marzia Mariotto,  Piero Mussio,  Gabriele Biella  

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Adequate Visual Communication   Visual Sentence   Shape Abstraction  


An Anthropocentric Cooperative Visual Environment is designed to improve system performances by empowering the working capabilities of its human users. Its design results in the definition of a system of visual languages adequate for user-system communication. The notion of adequacy is discussed based on the concept of shape abstraction. A procedure for ACVE design is described and its use illustrated by examples from a working experience.

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