Human-Centered Software Engineering: Software Engineering Models, Patterns and Architectures for HCI / Edition 1

Human-Centered Software Engineering: Software Engineering Models, Patterns and Architectures for HCI / Edition 1

by Ahmed Seffah
     
 

This book aims at establishing a meaningful dialog between the Human-Computer Interaction (HCI) community and Software Engineering (SE) practitioners and researchers on the results (both good and bad), obstacles, and lessons learned associated with applying software development practices in the field of user interface.

“Human-Centered Software

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Overview

This book aims at establishing a meaningful dialog between the Human-Computer Interaction (HCI) community and Software Engineering (SE) practitioners and researchers on the results (both good and bad), obstacles, and lessons learned associated with applying software development practices in the field of user interface.

“Human-Centered Software Engineering” provides accounts of the application of software engineering practices (which may be principles, techniques, tools, methods, processes, etc.) to a specific domain or to the development of a significant interactive system. The book gathers experiences gained by various companies and research centers working in the field of user interface engineering over a significant amount of time.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781849968034
Publisher:
Springer London
Publication date:
12/10/2010
Series:
Human-Computer Interaction Series
Edition description:
Softcover reprint of hardcover 1st ed. 2009
Pages:
398
Product dimensions:
6.14(w) x 9.21(h) x 0.87(d)

Table of Contents

Human-Centered Software Engineering: Software Engineering Architectures, Patterns and Models for Human Computer Interaction - Ahmed Seffah, Jean Vanderdonckt and Micel C Desmarais

Part 1: User Experiences, Usability Requirements and Design
What Drives Software Development: Bridging the Gap between Software and Usability Engineering - Nuno J Nunes
Human Activity Modeling: Toward a Pragmatic Integration of Activity Theory and Usage-Centered Design - Larry L Constantine
A User-Centered Framework for Deriving a Conceptual Design from User Experiences: Leveraging Personas and Patterns to Create Usable Designs - Homa Javahery, Alexander Deichman, Ahmed Seffah and Mohamed Taleb
XML-based Tools for Creating, Mapping and Transforming Usability Engineering Requirements - Fei Huang, Jon Titus, Allan Wolinski, Kevin Schneider and Jim A Carter

Part 2: Modeling and Model-Driven Engineering
Multi-Path Transformational Development of User Interfaces with Graph Transformations - Quentin Limbourg and Jean Vanderdonckt
Human-Centered Engineering with UIML - James Helms, Robbie Schaefer, Kris Luyten, Jo Vermeulen, Marc Abrams, Adrien Coyette and Jean Vanderdonckt
Megamodeling and Metamodel-Driven Engineering for Plastic User Interfaces: Mega-UI - Jean-Sébastien Sottet, Gaelle Calvary and Jean-Marie Favre
Cause and Effect in User Interface Development - Ebba Thora Hvannberg

Part 3: Interactive Systems Architectures
From User Interface Usability to the Overall Usability of Interactive Systems: Adding Usability in System Architecture - Mohamed Taleb, Ahmed Seffah and Daniel Engleberg
Towards a Refined Paradigm for Architecting Usable Systems - Tamer Rafla, Michel C Desmarais and Pierre N Robillard
Trace-based Usability Evaluation Using Aspect-oriented Programming and Agent-based Software Architecture -Jean-Claude Tarby, Houcine Ezzedine and Christophe Kolski
Achieving Usability of Adaptable Software: The AMF-based Approach - Franck Tarpin-Bernard, Kinan Samaan and Bertrand David
Part 4: Reengineering, Reverse Engineering and Refactoring
The GAINS Design Process - Martha J Lindeman
Legacy Systems Interaction Reengineering - Modammad El-Ramly, Eleni Stroulia and Hani Samir
Reverse Engineering for Usability Evaluation - Atif M Memon
Task Models and System Models as a Bridge - David Navarre, Philippe Palanque and Marco Winckler

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