The role of gesture in designing

Willemien Visser, Mary Lou Maher
2011 Artificial intelligence for engineering design, analysis and manufacturing  
AbstractThis paper introduces the special issue ofAI EDAMon the role of gesture in designing. It starts with the context of the papers submitted and a summary of the papers accepted. We then introduce gesture studies, one of the two main domains with which this Special Issue is concerned. We do not introduce design research: we suppose the readers ofAI EDAMare familiar with this domain. After this general introduction to the domain of gesture studies, we provide an overview of gestures in
more » ... , that is, the research environment of the papers in this Special Issue. We then discuss some dimensions on which these papers differ, as well as some on which they are related.
doi:10.1017/s0890060411000047 fatcat:nu6fji457za55cvx7kgrwm5ema