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Anke Brock

  • PhD
  • Assistant Professor
  • ENAC
  • 35PublicationsNumber of items in Anke's My Publications folder on Mendeley.
  • 50Followers

Research interests

tangible interactionParticipatory designHaptic explorationSpatial cognitionMultimodal InteractionMultitouchAccessibility for visually impaired peopleHuman Computer Interaction


I am a researcher in the area of Human-Computer Interaction. My research currently focuses on GeographicHCI, i.e. making geographic information interactive using advanced interaction techniques. During my PhD I studied accessibility for visually impaired people and non-visual interaction.

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    Jon FroehlichUniversity of Maryland at College Park Department of Computer Science

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Publications (5)

  • Towards a Multisensory Augmented Reality Map for Blind and Low Vision People: a Participatory Design Approach

    • Albouys-Perrois J
    • Laviole J
    • Briant C
    • et al.
  • Bespoke Map Customization Behavior and Its Implications for the Design of Multimedia Cartographic Tools

    • Brock A
    • Hecht B
    • Signer B
    • et al.
  • Code the Globe: Interactive Content for Spherical Displays with simple Webpages

    • Crespel T
    • Ridel B
    • Rigaud C
    • et al.
  • Map Learning with a 3D Printed Interactive Small-Scale Model: Improvement of Space and Text Memorization in Visually Impaired Students

    • Giraud S
    • Brock A
    • Macé M
    • et al.
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  • Tangible Interaction for Visually Impaired People: why and how

    • Brock A

Professional experience

Assistant Professor


October 2017 - Present

Research Scientist (CR2)

INRIA Bordeaux

October 2014 - September 2017(3 years)

Postdoctoral Researcher

IRIT - University of Toulouse

December 2013 - September 2014(9 months)

PhD Student

IRIT - University of Toulouse

October 2010 - November 2013(3 years)

Engineer in Research and Development for Driver Assistance Systems

Robert Bosch GmbH

July 2006 - August 2009(3 years)

SW Developer Car Multimedia

Robert Bosch GmbH

October 2004 - June 2006(2 years)

Education history


Université de Toulouse 3 - University Paul Sabatier

October 2010 - November 2013(3 years)


Université de Toulouse 3 - University Paul Sabatier

September 2009 - September 2010(a year)


Berufsakademie Stuttgart

October 2001 - September 2004(3 years)