Participant

Participant Info

First Name*
Jaka
Middle Initials
Last Name*
Sodnik
Role in the Network*
WG-member, Management Committee Member
Picture*
Scientific Area
Human-computer interaction
Year of PhD Award
2007
Name of organisation*
University of Ljubljana, Faculty of Electrical Engineering
Area of Work*
Jaka Sodnik is an associate professor at the Faculty of Electrical Engineering of the University of Ljubljana. He teaches subjects in the fields of web technologies, human-computer interaction and acoustics. A significant part of his research is focused on a human-computer interaction concentrating also on users with disabilities, such as for example visually impaired and blind users.
Expertise Contributions*
Jaka Sodnik has an advanced expertise in ICT particularly in technological differences and specifics of modern devices and terminal equipment, ability to design, develop and evaluate an efficient and user centred user interfaces. In the past he proposed several simple tools for developing interactive spatial auditory interfaces for visually impaired computer users which represent an excellent platform for developing interactive games for visually impaired based on 3D audio and multimodal interaction.