Cognitive dimensions of notations: Design tools for cognitive technology
UNSPECIFIED (2001) Cognitive dimensions of notations: Design tools for cognitive technology. In: 4th International Conference on Cognitive Technology - Instruments of Mind, UNIV WARWICK, COVENTRY, ENGLAND, AUG 06-09, 2001. Published in: COGNITIVE TECHNOLOGY: INSTRUMENTS OF MIND, PROCEEDINGS, 2117 pp. 325-341.Full text not available from this repository.
The Cognitive Dimensions of Notations framework has been created to assist the designers of notational systems and information artifacts to evaluate their designs with respect to the impact that they will have on the users of those designs. The framework emphasizes the design choices available to such designers, including characterization of the user's activity, and the inevitable tradeoffs that will occur between potential design options. The resulting framework has been under development for over 10 years, and now has an active community of researchers devoted to it. This paper first introduces Cognitive Dimensions. It then summarizes the current activity, especially the results of a one-day workshop devoted to Cognitive Dimensions in December 2000, and reviews the ways in which it applies to the field of Cognitive Technology.
|Item Type:||Conference Item (UNSPECIFIED)|
|Subjects:||Q Science > QA Mathematics > QA76 Electronic computers. Computer science. Computer software|
|Series Name:||LECTURE NOTES IN ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE|
|Journal or Publication Title:||COGNITIVE TECHNOLOGY: INSTRUMENTS OF MIND, PROCEEDINGS|
|Editor:||Beynon, M and Nehaniv, CL and Dautenhahn, K|
|Number of Pages:||17|
|Page Range:||pp. 325-341|
|Title of Event:||4th International Conference on Cognitive Technology - Instruments of Mind|
|Location of Event:||UNIV WARWICK, COVENTRY, ENGLAND|
|Date(s) of Event:||AUG 06-09, 2001|
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