[CEUR Workshop Proceedings] Vol-407

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I-USED 2008
First International Workshop on the Interplay between Usability Evaluation and Software Development

Proceedings of the First Workshop on the
Interplay between Usability Evaluation and Software Development
Pisa, Italy, September 24, 2008.

Edited by

Silvia Abrahão *
Effie L-C Law #
Jan Stage **
Kasper Hornbæk +
Natalia Juristo ++

* Universidad Politécnica de Valencia, Spain
# ETH Zürich, Switzerland & University of Leicester , UK
** Aalborg University, Denmark
+ University of Copenhagen, Denmark
++ Universidad Politécnica de Madrid, Spain

Proceedings in a single PDF file

Table of Contents


  1. Theme and Variation: Usability in a Post-Waterfall World (Keynote Speech)
    Larry Constantine
  2. The Effect of Severity Ratings on Software Developers' Priority of Usability Inspection Results
    Asbjørn Følstad
  3. Usability Promotion in a Technical Project with Sparse Resources - a Case Study
    Kaarina Karppinen and Marja Liinasuo
  4. Preparing Usability Supporting Architectural Patterns for Industrial Use
    Pia Stoll, Bonnie E. John, Len Bass and Elspeth Golden
  5. Enriching Requirements Analysis with the Personas Technique
    John W. Castro, Silvia T. Acuña and Natalia Juristo
  6. Towards the Industrial-Strength Usability Evaluation
    Martin Schmettow
  7. Controlling User Experience through Policing in the Software Development Process
    Mats Hellman and Kari Rönkkö
  8. Problems of Consolidating Usability Problems
    Effie Lai-Chong Law and Ebba Thora Hvannberg
  9. User Experience Metric and Index of Integration: Measuring Impact of HCI Activities on User Experience
    Anirudha Joshi and Sanjay Tripathi
  10. Eclipse Plug-in to Manage User Centered Design
    Yael Dubinsky, Shah Rukh Humayoun and Tiziana Catarci
  11. Integrating Software and Usability Engineering through Jointly-constructed, Event-based Stories
    John Teofil Paul Nosek
  12. Reducing Risk through Human Centred Design
    Nigel Bevan
  13. Users' Practices and Software Qualities: a Dialectical Stance
    Alessandro Pollini
  14. Fostering Remote User Participation and Integration of User Feedback into Software Development
    Steffen Lohmann and Asarnusch Rashid
  15. Designing Usable Applications based on Web Services
    Fabio Paternò, Carmen Santoro and Lucio Davide Spano
  16. Direct Integration: Training Software Developers and Designers to Conduct Usability Evaluations
    Mikael B. Skov and Jan Stage

21-Oct-2008: submitted by Silvia Abrahão
23-Oct-2008: published on CEUR-WS.org