Towards Real Organic User Interfaces - Using Non-Newtonian Fluids for Self-Actuated Displays

Markus Löchtefeld

In: Workshop on Organic Experiences: (Re-) Shaping Interactions with Deformable Displays. ACM International Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems (CHI-13) ACM 2013.


In this paper an approach for a large scale self-actuated tabletop surface based on non-Newtonian fluids is presented. Besides the change of the viscosity of the surface I discuss how different forms of actuation can be achieved.


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Deutsches Forschungszentrum für Künstliche Intelligenz
German Research Center for Artificial Intelligence