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Steve Funke

Chair for Media Psychology
Institute of Media Research
Faculty of Humanities
Chemnitz University of Technology
70, Reichenhainer Straße – Room A313
Chemnitz, D-09126 (Germany)

Mobile: +49 176 564 315 93
E-mail: steve.funke@phil.tu-chemnitz.de

 

Dissertation Project

Working Title:
“Effects of Interaction Between Users and Immersive Virtual Environments on Motor Control, Motor Learning and Motor Memory for Unimanual Precision Tasks”

Advisors:
Prof. Dr. Peter Ohler (Managing Director of the Institute of Media Research, Chair of Media Psychology)
Prof. Dr. Günter Daniel Rey (Chair of e-Learning and New Media)

Tandem partner:
Michael, Heidt, Dipl.-Inf.

Research Interests

The Smart Live
SensoriMotor and ARTifical Learning in Immersive Virtual Environments

Rank #1
  • Human-Computer Interaction
  • Empirical Studies in Cognitive Psychology (Quantitative Analysis)
  • Spatial User Interfaces and Human Cognition
  • Embodiement and Movement Studies
Rank #2
  • Game and Media Studies
  • Kinaesthetic and Gestural Input / Control
  • 3D Interaction Devices
  • Machine Learning for Motion and Gesture Recognition
Rank #3
  • Spatial and Movement Data Visualization
  • Participatory and Inclusive Design Approaches for Children and Interactive Systems
  • Computer-Supported Collaborative and Cooperative Learning With Autonomous Agents in Informal Learning Settings
  • Robotics and Prosthetics

Vita

since 04/2014 Ph.D. Candidate @ German Research Group – Graduate Program “Crossworlds”, Technische Universität Chemnitz
09/2012 – 03/2014 Teaching assistant while doing the doctorate, Education Centre of the Saxon Trading non-profit PLC, Chemnitz, Germany
06/2012 – 04/2014 External Ph.D. Candidate, Chemnitz University of Technology
06/2011 – 11/2011 Research Associate, Institute of Ergonomics, Department of Mechanical Engineering, Chemnitz University of Technology, Germany

Publications

 

Peer-reviewed Conference Proceedings conference proceedings

Funke, S. (2014). Motor Learning in Immersive Virtual Environments. In: A. Jentzsch, T. Pape, S. Pasewaldt (editors), Proceedings of the 8th Joint Workshop of the German Research Training Groups in Computer Science, Dagstuhl – June 15-18, 2014, Berlin: Pro Business GmbH.

Funke, S. (2015). Physical Practice in Virtual and Real Environments. In: A. Babari & C. Carapelle (editors), Proceedings of the 9th Joint Workshop of the German Research Training Groups in Computer Science, Dagstuhl – May 31st – June 3rd, 2015.
Online available:
http://lat.inf.tu-dresden.de/quantla/images/documents/RTGs_joint_workshop_proceedings_2015.pdf

Conference Talks / Poster Presentations

Funke, S. (2014). Motor Learning in Immersive Virtual Environments. Presented at the 8th Joint Workshop of the German Research Training Groups in Computer Science, Dagstuhl – June 15-18, 2014, Berlin.

 

Community Service / Activities

 

Student Volunteers Co-Chair
  • 11th ACM International Conference on Interactive Tabletops and Surfaces – ACM ITS 2016, November 6-9, 2016, Niagara Falls, Canada.
Programm Comittee
  • 20th ACM Conference on Intelligent User Interfaces, March 29 – April 1, 2015, Atlanta, GA, USA.
Student Volunteer
  • 10th ACM International Conference on Interactive Tabletops and Surfaces – ACM ITS 2015, November 15-18, 2015, Madeira, Portugal
  • 15th IFIP TC.13 International Conference on Human-Computer Interaction – Interact 2015, September 14-18, 2015, Bamberg, Germany.
Participation
  • 1st International Conference – CrossWorlds: Theory, Development & Evaluation of Social Technology,  June 30 – July 1, 2014, Chemnitz, Germany,
  • Student Media Days, April, 2014, Technische Universität Chemnitz.

Memberships

 

Institute for Operations Research and the Management Sciences (INFORMS) (since 02/2015)

ACM UIST Commuity of the ACM Special Interest Group on Computer-Human Interaction (ACM UIST) (since 08/2014)

Member of Friends of the Stanford Encyclopedia of Philosophy Society (since 06/2014)

EU Move 2 – Lifelong Learning Programme of the European Union (since 03/2014)

Reviews

 

4th ACM Symposium on Spatial User Interaction – ACM SUI 2016 (Upcoming)
October 15-16, 2016, Tokyo, Japan. (application in progress)

15th IEEE International Symposium on Mixed and Augmented Reality – IEEE ISMAR 2016 (Upcoming)
September 19-23, 2016, Merida, Mexico.(application in progress)

17th International Conference on Human-Computer Interaction with Mobile Devices and Services –
ACM Mobile CHI 2015) (Upcoming)
September 6-9, 2016, Congress Palace, Florence (Tuscany), Italy.

  • Demos (coming soon)
  • Posters (coming soon)

15th ACM SIG Conference on Interaction Design and Children – ACM IDC 2016 (Upcoming)
June 21 – 24, 2016, Media City, Manchester, United Kingdom.

  • Papers and Notes

3rd ACM International Conference on Interactive Experiences for Television and Online Video – ACM TVX 2016 (Upcoming)
June 22 – 24, 2016, Chigago, USA.

  • Papers (Long and Short) (coming soon)
  • Workshop Proposals (coming soon)
  • TVX in Industry (coming soon)

8th ACM SIGCHI Symposium on Engineering Interactive Computing Systems – ACM EICS 2016 (Upcoming)
June 21-24, 2016, Brussels, Belgium.

  • Workshops and Tutorials (coming soon)

16th ACM SIGCHI Designing Interactive Systems – ACM DIS 2016 (Upcoming)
June 4-8, 2016, Brisbane, Australia.

  • Papers and Notes
  • Pictorials (coming soon)

34th ACM Conference on Human Factors in Computing System – ACM CHI 2016 (Upcoming)
May 7-12, 2016, San Jose, California, USA.

  • Papers and Notes
  • Art Exhibition
  • Workshops (coming soon)
  • Courses (coming soon)
  • Interactivity (coming soon)
  • Doctoral Consortium (coming soon)
  • Panels (coming soon)
  • Student Game Competition (coming soon)
  • Student Research Competition
  • Video Showcase (coming soon)
  • Alt.CHI (reviews in progress)

21st ACM International Conference on Intelligent User Interfaces – ACM IUI 2016 (Upcoming)
March 7- 10, 2016, Sonoma, California, USA.

  • Posters and Demos

19th ACM Conference on Computer-Supported Cooperative Work and Social Computing – ACM CSCW 2016 (Upcoming)
February 27 – March 2, 2016, San Francisco, California, USA.

  • Papers
  • Posters

10th ACM Conference on Interactive Tabletops and Surfaces – ACM ITS 2015
November 15-18, 2015, Madeira, Portugal.

  • Papers & Notes
  • Tutorials, Workshops & Studios
  • Doctoral Symposium
  • Posters
  • Demos

2nd ACM SIG Computer-Human Interaction Play – ACM CHI PLAY 2015
October 5-7, London, England.

  • Full Papers
  • Workshops/Courses/Tutorials
  • Works-in-Progress
  • Doctoral Consortium
  • Student Game Design Competition
  • Industry Submissions

14th IEEE International Symposium on Mixed and Augmented Reality – IEEE ISMAR 2015
September 29 – October 3, 2015 Fukuoka, Japan.

  • Papers
  • Science and Technology Poster
  • MASH’D Papers/ Posters

17th International Conference on Human-Computer Interaction with Mobile Devices and Services – ACM Mobile CHI 2015
August 24- 27, 2015, Copenhagen, Denmark.

  • Full Papers
  • Demos
  • Posters

3rd ACM SIGCHI Symposium on Spatial User Interfaces – ACM SUI 2015
August 8-9, 2015, Los Angeles, California, USA.

  • Full Papers

7th ACM SIGCHI Symposium on Engineering Interactive Computing Systems – ACM EICS 2015
June 23-26, 2015, Duisburg, Germany.

  • Full Papers
  • Workshops
  • Tutorials
  • Demonstrations

14th ACM International Conference on Interaction Design and Children – ACM IDC 2015
June 21-25, 2015, Tufts University, Boston, Massachusetts, USA.

  • Full Papers
  • Short Papers
  • Demos

2nd ACM International Conference on Interactive Experiences for Television and Online Video – ACM TVX 2015
June 3-5, 2015, Brussels, Belgium.

  • Workshop Proposals
  • Courses

33rd ACM Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems – ACM CHI 2015
April 18-23, 2015, Seoul, Republic of Korea

  • Full Paper
  • Works in progress
  • Alternative CHI Papers

20th ACM Conference on Intelligent User Interfaces – ACM IUI 2015
March 29 – April 1, 2015, Atlanta, Georgia, USA.

  • Long & Short Papers
  • Demonstrations and Posters

mantra

peer-reviewded conference proceedings

peer-reviewed journal papers

peer-reviewed book chapters

monography

conference talks/poster presentations

non-peer-reviewed papers