User Interface Design as Systems Design

@inproceedings{Thimbleby2002UserID,
  title={User Interface Design as Systems Design},
  author={Harold W. Thimbleby and Ann Blandford and Paul Cairns and Paul Curzon and Matt Jones},
  year={2002}
}
When designing complex systems, it is standard systems engineering practice to carefully design the interfaces between subsystems. Yet when designing human–computer systems, the interface between human and system is not usually thought through in such terms. Instead, the human is often given wide access to arbitrary parts of the system, and the result is a… CONTINUE READING