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    • Arbitrating modalities of interruption using ambient displays 

      Arroyo Acosta, Ernesto, 1978- (Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 2002)
      This thesis presents two experiments designed to test the effect of different modalities when used as interruptions. A multimodal interface explores the use of ambient displays in the context of interruption where visual ...
    • Mediating disruption in human-computer interaction from implicit metrics of attention 

      Arroyo Acosta, Ernesto, 1978- (Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 2007)
      Multitasking environments cause people to be interrupted constantly, often disrupting their ongoing activities and impeding reaching their goals. This thesis presents a disruption reducing approach designed to support the ...