Collaboration with the Universitat Politècnica Catalunya Barcelona Tech
Here you can find several projects developed by students of the university, result of collaboration between
the Catalonia Railway Museum and the Department of Engineering, Automatic Control and Industrial
Computing of the University.
Description: Museum visit. Developing a study with the aim to improve the physical accessibility to the Museum Building. Re-design of actual signs, proposed actions in indoor and outdoor spaces.
Redesign of the Catalonia Railway Musem
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A Study of Interaction Design in the Catalunya Railway Museum of Vilanova i la Geltrú
Authors: Roy Brons, Merlijn Hulzenga, Maria del Mar Ramírez and Patrick O’Brien
Description: The first part of this project is a research study with the aim to improve the visitor experience. The second part is a mobile application, which conveys, to a better experience for the visitors in the museum. The mobile application is replacing the audio device and the map the visitors have to carry with them during an audio tour and adds interaction to the museum, a photo application to share in social media, different tour recommendations and information addressed to both common visitors and train enthusiasts.
Diseño y evaluación de sistemas interactivos con interfaces naturales
Author: Carlos Urbina
Description: Use of museum virtual visit and the Kinect sensor to study the user experience with technology. Usability testing. How the Kinect sensor could be used to improve the visitor experience.
Developing a museum guide prototype
Description: Museum visit. Developing a museum guide prototype with Justinmind Prototyper software. Oral presentation and discussion with the students.
Developing multimedia actions for the Catalonia Railway Museum
Authors: Clarisse Broyon, Bernhard Schopper, Weronika Walczak and Annika Zloch
Description: The aim of this project is to continue the previous work and expand new possibilities related to improving the visitor experience. Developing a web page, collection of photos and videos, smartphone applications demos.
Museum visit. Social program.
Description: Museum visit. Social program.