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Thermochromic Information Surfaces: Interactive Visualization for Architectural Environments

  title={Thermochromic Information Surfaces: Interactive Visualization for Architectural Environments},
  author={D. Maas and Mark Meagher and C. Abegg and Jeffrey Huang},
In this paper we describe a series of nine prototypes that were constructed to explore the benefits and limitations of thermochromic ink as a material for the design of architectural information surfaces. Among the goals of the project were the identification of inexpensive fabrication methods that could be used to build thermochromic surfaces at the scale of a room. Our primary design concerns were the ability to communicate information about indoor climate, and the integration of the… Expand

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