Category Archives: Natural interaction

Media Integration and Communication Centre natural interaction projects

RIMSI: Integrated Research of Simulation Models

October 5, 2012

The RIMSI project, funded by Regione Toscana, includes study, experimentation and development of a protocol for the validation of procedures and implementation of a prototype multimedia system to improve training in emergency medicine.

Onna: a natural interface system for virtual reconstruction

March 29, 2011

A technology transfer project for an international exhibition about the story of Onna, an italian town near to L’Aquila, destroyed by the earthquake in 2009. The project involves the study and development of an natural interactive system which allows users to access and consult multimedia contents.

PointAt system at Palazzo Medici Riccardi

November 17, 2010

The PointAt system’s goal is to stimulate the visitors to interact with a digital version of the famous fresco "The Journey of the Magi" by Benozzo Gozzoli, hosted in Palazzo Medici Riccardi and make them interact in the same way they will in the chapel, reinforcing their real experience.

TANGerINE Tales. Multi-role digital storymaking natural interface

October 4, 2010

TANGerINE Tales is a natural interface for multi-role digital storymaking based on the TANGerINE platform. It lets children create and tell stories combining landscapes and characters in order to educate them in the respect of roles, and to improve the development of literacy and ogf narrative skills.

Multi-user interactive table for neurocognitive and neuromotor rehabilitation

March 29, 2010

This project concerns the design and development of a multi-touch system that provides innovative tools for neurocognitive and neuromotor rehabilitation for senile diseases.


March 26, 2010

TANGerINE Grape is a collaborative knowledge sharing system that can be used through natural and tangible interfaces. The final goal is to enable users to enrich their knowledge through the attainment of information both from digital libraries and other users involved in the same interaction session.

Multi-user environment for semantic search of multimedia contents

March 26, 2010

This research project exploits new technologies (multi-touch table and iPhone) in order to develop a multi-user, multi-role and multi-modal system for multimedia content search, annotation and organization. As use case we considered the field of broadcast journalism.


March 26, 2010

This project aims to realize a lightweight, flexible and extensible Cocoa Framework to create Multitouch and more in general Tangible apps. It implements the basic gestures recognition and offers the possibility for each user to define and setup its owns gestures easily.

TANGerINE Cities

March 25, 2010

TANGerINE cities is a research project that investigates collaborative tangible applications based on sounds. It was made within TANGerINE research project. The project concerns natural vision-based gestural interaction on augmented surfaces and tabletops, smart wireless objects and sensor fusion techniques.


March 25, 2010

A technology transfer project realized for the international exhibition From Petra to Shawbak: archeology of a frontier. A multi-touch tableTop was realized for this exhibition that presents the results of the latest international archeology investigations in the area.

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