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Enrico Rukzio <[log in to unmask]>
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CFP: Theme Issue on Personal Projection
in Personal and Ubiquitous Computing Journal

Mobile projection interfaces are no longer fiction. Integrated pico
projectors in mobile and wearable devices could make mobile projection
ubiquitous within the next few years. Walls, desks, or t-shirts will act as
projection surfaces for these kinds of new devices. Several projector phones
(mobile phones with built-in projectors) are already commercially available,
with additional phones either demonstrated or announced. It is expected that
such projector phones will be integrated into many of the next generation
mobile handsets. Furthermore, we have seen the first research towards the
integration of pico projectors and cameras into various wearable systems,
such as pendants or headsets, leading to new form factors, interaction
techniques and applications. These mobile projection and camera units have
great potential to overcome limitations of mobile and wearable devices,
especially their limited input- and output capabilities. They offer a large
projection area and are able to project virtual interfaces where multiple
people can spontaneously interact with it. The aim of this special issue is
to report on current research on mobile projection interfaces and
applications in the area of pervasive computing.

Topics of interest include, but are not limited to:
- Applications and interaction techniques for mobile and wearable
- Personal projection in augmented reality.
- Interaction with projected interfaces.
- Projector phones and wearable projectors.
- Multi-user interactions and applications with mobile and wearable
- Multimodal and personalized (mobile) user interfaces using personal
- Guidelines for mobile projection interfaces.
- New application areas of mobile projection.
- Artistic and unusual ways to utilize mobile projection.

The issue is linked to the Ubiprojection 2010 workshop: the first workshop
on personal projection via mobile and wearable pico projectors. The workshop
was organized in conjunction with Pervasive 2010 and its webpage can be
found at

Important dates:
Full manuscript due: 22.10.2010
Acceptance notification: 10.12.2010
Final manuscript due: 30.01.2011
Publication date: summer 2011 (tentative)

Submission guidelines:
Submissions should be prepared according to the author instructions
available at the journal homepage, Manuscripts must be
submitted as a PDF to [log in to unmask] Information about the
manuscript (title, full list of authors, corresponding author’s contact,
abstract, and keywords) must be included in the submission email. Reviewing
will involve at least two reviews. Submissions should be no more than 8000
words in length. 

Guest editors:
- Enrico Rukzio, University of Duisburg-Essen (Germany) & Lancaster
University (UK)
- Johannes Schöning, German Research Centre for Artificial Intelligence
(DFKI) (Germany)
- Michael Rohs, Deutsche Telekom Laboratories (Germany)
- Jonna Hakkila, Nokia Research Center Tampere (Finland)
- Raimund Dachselt, Otto-von-Guericke-Universität Magdeburg (Germany)

Information about Journal of Personal and Ubiquitous Computing:
- Editor-in-Chief: Peter Thomas
- Journal web site:
- Facebook web site:

Best regards
Enrico Rukzio

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Mobile Human Computer Interaction group
paluno - The Ruhr Institute for Software Technology
University of Duisburg-Essen, Germany

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