Please forgive me if you have received this more than once, and you please pass this on. Advanced Program for ISWC - International Symposium on Wearable Computers October 16-17, 2000 Sheraton Colony Square, Atlanta, GA, USA The International Symposium on Wearable Computers (ISWC) is sponsored by the IEEE Computer Society. The purpose of ISWC is to bring together researchers, product vendors, research sponsors, and others to share information and advances in wearable computing. The conference will include presentations, exhibitions, demos, and poster sessions. ============================================== Full Papers A fogettable near eye display, Ichiro Ksai, Yasushi Tanijiri, Takeshi Endo and Hiroaki Ueda A wearable public key infrastructure (WPKI), Nigel Smart & Henk Muller WearTrack: A Self-Referenced Head and Hand Tracker for Wearable Computers and Portable VR, Eric Foxlin and Michael Harrington Finding location using omnidirectional video on a wearable computing platform, Wasinee Rungsarityotin & Thad E. Starner Context Compass, Riku Suomela, Juha Lehikoinen Smart Clothing for the Arctic Environment, Jaana Rantanen, Niilo Alfthan, Tapio Karinsalo, Mikko Malmivaara, Riikka Matala, Mailis Mäkinen, Akseli Reho, Päivi Talvenmaa, Mikko Tasanen, Jukka Vanhala, J. Impiö Wearable Key: Device for Personalizing nearby Environment Nobuyuki Matsushita, Shigeru Tajima, Yuji Ayatsuka, Jun Rekimoto What shall we teach our pants?, Kristof Van Laerhoven, Ozan Cakmakci Evaluation of Orientation Interfaces for Wearable Computers David A. Ross Bruce B. Blasch Issues in Wearable Computing for Medical Monitoring Applications: A Case Study of a Wearable ECG Monitoring Device, Thomas Martin, Emil Jovanov, Dejan Raskovic Wearable Visual Robots, W.W. Mayol, B. Tordoff and D.W. Murray Recognizing User Context via Wearable Sensors, Brian Clarkson, Kenji Mase, Alex Pentland ARQuake: An Outdoor/Indoor Augmented Reality First Person Application, Bruce Thomas, Ben Close, John Donoghue, John Squires, Phillip De Bondi, Michael Morris and Wayne Piekarski Application design for a smart watch with a high resolution display, Chandra Narayanaswami, M. T. Raghunath Power Consumption and Performance Analysis of Real - Time Speech Translator Smart Module, Denis Reilly, Dan Siewiorek, Asim Smailagic The Gesture Pendant: A Self-illuminating, Wearable, Infrared Computer Vision System for Home Automation Control and Medical Monitoring, Thad Starner, Jake Auxier, Danial Ashbrook, Maribeth Gandy Enriching the Design Process: Developing a Wearable Operator's Assistant, Jack Moffett, Derek Wahila, Christopher Graefe, and Jane Siegel Wearable Phased Arrays for Sound Localization and Enhancement, Sumit Basu, Steve Schwartz, and Alex Pentland ========================== Posters Virtual Pockets, Juha Lehikoinen Visual Augmented Memory, Jonny Farringdon & Vanessa Oni Electrically Switchable Bragg Grating Technology for Wearable Computer Displays, Milan Popovich & Stephen Sagan Wearable Computers in Battle: Recent Advances in the Land Warrior System, John Murray Ph.D. Physical Load and Wearable Computers, James F. Knight & Chris Baber Employing Electric Field Sensing for Detecting Static Thumb Position Using the Finger-Joint Gesture Keypad Input Paradigm, Mikael Goldstein, Orlando Baez and Peter Danielsson Context Awareness by Analyzing Accelerometer Data, Cliff Randell & Henk Muller Mobile Wireless Wearable visual Augmented Reality WITHOUT HEADWEAR OR EYEWEAR, and without any reliance on items installed in the environment around the wearer, Steve Mann Understanding the Interaction between Performance and Power Consumption in Mobile Systems to Accurately Predict Battery Life, Jolin M. Warren, Daniel P. Siewiorek, and Thomas L. Martin Balloon Tag: (In)visible Marker Which Tells Who's Who, Hisashi Aoki and Soichiro Matsushita Improvement of panorama-based annotation overlay using omnidirectional vision and gyro-sensors, Masakatsu Kourogi, Takeshi Kurata, Katsuhiko Sakaue, Yoichi Muraoka Context Triggered Visual Episodic Memory Prosthesis, Jyrki Hoisko Design of a Context-based Document Capture and Acess System for Wearable Computers, Kent Lyons, Thad Starner, Lonnie Harvel Two Wearable Testbeds for Augmented Reality: itWARNS and WIMMIS, Reinhold Behringer, Clement Tam, Joshua McGee, Sundar Sundareswaran, Marius Vassiliou Animal-Machine Interfaces, Jesus Savage, R.A. Sanchez-Guzman, Walterio Mayol-Cuevas, Leobardo Arce, Alejandro Hernandez, Laura Brier, Gerardo Lopez Enabling Implicit Human Computer Interaction - A Wearable RFID-Tag Reader, Albrecht Schmidt, Hans-W. Gellersen, and Christian Merz Spectators at a Geek Show: An ethnographic inquiry into wearable computing, Wendy C. Newstetter, Jennifer G. 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