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Personal and Ubiquitous Computing

Personal and Ubiquitous Computing

Editor-in-Chief: Peter Thomas

ISSN: 1617-4909 (print version)
ISSN: 1617-4917 (electronic version)

Journal no. 779

Editor in Chief

Professor Peter Thomas
, Manifesto Group, London, Melbourne & New York
Email: personalubicomp@gmail.com


Dr. Stephen Brewster
, University of Glasgow, UK
Email: stephen@dcs.gla.ac.uk
Dr Anind K. Dey, Carnegie Mellon University, USA
Professor Hans-W. Gellersen, Lancaster University, UK
Email: hwg@comp.lancs.ac.uk
Dr Lars Erik Holmquist, Yahoo! Labs, USA
Email: leh@sics.se
Matt Jones, Swansea University, UK
Email: mattjonez@gmail.com
Jofish Kaye - Yahoo! Labs, USA
Email: jofish@jofish.com
Robert D. Macredie, Brunel University, UK
Email: robert.macredie@brunel.ac.uk
Helena Mentis - Microsoft Research, UK
Email: helena.mentis@gmail.com
Chris Schmandt - MIT Media Lab, US
Email: geek@media.mit.edu
Phil Stenton - BBC, UK
Email: phil.stenton@gmail.com

Associate Editors

Emilia Barakova, Eindhoven University of Technology, The Netherlands
Alan Chamberlain, University of Nottingham, UK
Mark Dunlop, University of Strathclyde, UK
Bin Guo, Northwestern Polytechnical University, China
Gillian Hayes, UC Irvince, USA
Eija Kaasinen, VTT, Finland
Bo Li, Samsung Research America
Antti Oulasvirta, Max-Pla,nck-Institut für Informatik, Germany
Ben Peyton-Jones, Exeter NHS Trust, UK
Enrico Rukzio, University of Duisburg-Essen, Germany
Albrecht Schmidt, Lancaster University, UK
Yunchuan Sun, Beijing Normal University, China
Alexandra Weilenmann, University of Gothernburg, Sweden
Mikael Wiberg, Umea University, Sweden
Zhiwen Yu, Northwestern Polytechnical University, China


James Alty, Loughborough University, UK
Tilde Bekker, Eindhoven University of Technology, The Netherlands
Michael Beigl, University of Karlsruhe, Germany
Victoria Bellotti, Xerox PARC, USA
Rongfang Bie, Beijing Normal University, China
Mark Billinghurst, HIT Lab NZ, University of Canterbury, New Zealand
Staffan Bjork, Victoria Institute, Sweden
Jose Bravo, University of Castilla-La Mancha, Spain
Leah Buechley, MIT Media Lab, USA
Luca Chittaro, University of Udine, Italy
Paul Dourish, University of California, USA
Allison Druin, University of Maryland, USA
Anne Ekholm, Nokia, Finland
Gheorghita Ghinea, Brunel University, UK
Karamjit S. Gill, University of Wales, Newport, UK
Damianos Gavalas, University of the Aegean, Greece
David Goodman, Rutgers University, USA
Werner Grass, University of Passau, Germany
Jonathan Grudin, University of California, Irvine, USA
Richard Harper, Microsoft, UK 
Kori Inkpen, Simon Fraser University, Canada
Steve Jones, University of Waikato, New Zealand
Kostas Karpouzis, National Technical University of Athens, Greece
James Katz, Bellcore, USA
Jay Kistler, DEC Systems Research Labs, USA
Rich Ling, IT University of Copenhagen, Denmark
Claudia Linnhoff-Popien, Ludwig-Maximilian-University, Munich, Germany
Peter Ljungstrand, IT University of Gothenburg, Sweden
Patti Maes, MIT Media Laboratory, USA
Ilias Maglogiannis, University of Central Greece, Greece
Gary Marsden, ICT4D Centre, University Cape Town, Cape Town, South Africa
Friedemann Mattern, ETH Zurich Inst Informationssyteme, Switzerland
John McCarthy, University College York, Ireland
Aikaterini Mitrokotsa, Delft University of Technology, The Netherlands
Deependra Moitra, Infosys Technologies Limited, India
Jakob Nielsen, Nielsen-Norman Group, USA
Jose M. Noguera, University of Jaen, Spain
Stephen Pink, University of Arizona, USA
Anxo Cereijo Roibas, University of Brighton, UK
Boon-Chong Seet, Auckland University of Technology, New Zealand
Elhadi M. Shakshuki, Acadia University, Canada
Sarah Spiekermann, Vienna University of Economics and Business, Austria
Robert Steele, The University of Sydney, Australia
Thomas Strang, German Aerospace Centre, Germany
Yasuyuki Sumi, Kyoto University, Japan
Jacques Terken, Technische Universiteit Eindhoven, The Netherlands
Harold Thimbleby, Cardiff University, UK
C-K Toh, University of London, UK
Chia-Wen Tsai, Ming Chuan University, Taiwan
Theo Ungerer, Universitat Augsburg Inst. Informatik, Germany
Sen Wang, Eastman Kodak Company, USA 
Pierre Wellner, AT&T Bell Laboratories, USA
Terry Winograd, Stanford University, USA
Steve Woolgar, Oxford University, UK
Bieke Zaman, KU Leuven/ iMINDS, Belgium
Shumin Zhai, IBM Almaden, Research Center, USA



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    Personal and Ubiquitous Computing publishes peer-reviewed international research on handheld, wearable and mobile information devices and the pervasive communications infrastructure that supports them to enable the seamless integration of technology and people in their everyday lives. The journal carries compellingly-written, timely and accessible contributions that illuminate the technological, social and design challenges of personal and uniquitous computing technologies. Along with journals including IEEE Pervasive Computing, Personal and Ubiquitous Computing is an essential resource for researchers and educators who wish to understand the implications of ubiquitous computing.

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