Publications

Book

  1. Lepouras, G., Antoniou, A., Platis, N. & Charitos D. (2015). Developing Virtual Reality Systems [electronic book], Athens: Kallipos – Hellenic Academic Ebook Publications. Download at: http://hdl.handle.net/11419/2546

Journals (peer-reviewed)

  1. Dragona, D. & Charitos, D. (2016) “Going off-the-cloud: The role of art in the development of a user-owned & controlled connected world”, in Journal of Peer Production, Issue 9, September 2016, (http://peerproduction.net)

  2. Charitos, D. (2014) “The Internet of Things: regarding humans interacting with digital artefacts and the spaces produced by these objects”, Issues of Communication, Nr. 18-19, Athens: Kastaniotis Publications, pp. 71-87

  3. Rizopoulos, C., Diamantaki, K., Charitos, D., Tsetsos, V, Kovatsis, P., Theona, I., (2014), “Evaluating the user experience of a mobile user in a smart city context”, International Journal of Intelligent Engineering Informatics, Special issue on: "Hybrid Environments and the Real World Internet”, Vol. 3 No. 2/3, Inderscience Publishers.

  4. Korakidou, V. & Charitos, D. (2011) “The spatial context of the aesthetic experience in interactive art: an inter-subjective relationship”, Technoetic Arts, Vol. 9, Nr. 2 & 3, Bristol: Intellect.

  5. Diamantaki, K., Rizopoulos, C., Charitos, D., Tsianos, N., Gazi, A. (2011). “Theoretical and Methodological Implications of Designing and Implementing Multi-user Location-based Activities”. Personal and Ubiquitous Computing, vol. 15, no. 1, pp. 37-49, Springer.

  6. Charitos, D., Korakidou, V., Meimaris, M. (2010) “The e-MobiLArt Project: An Experiment in Collaboration at the Intersection of Art, Science and Technology”, Leonardo: Journal of the International Society for the Arts, Sciences and Technology, Vol. 43, Nr. 5, Cambridge, MA: MIT Press.

  7. Charitos, D. (2007) "Locative Media and their Impact on Social Interaction within Contemporary Urban Space", Issues of Communication, Nr. 5, Athens: Kastaniotis Publications, pp. 46-61.

  8. Charitos, D. (2005) “Virtual Reality: a new type of human – computer interface or a new communication medium?” Issues of Communication, Nr. 2, Athens: Kastaniotis Publications, pp. 83-99.

  9. Lepouras, G., Vassilakis, C., Katifori, V., Charitos, D. (2003). «Real Exhibitions in a Virtual Museum», Virtual Reality, vol. 7, Nr. 2, pp.120-128. London: Springer– Verlag Limited.

  10. Bridges, A.H. & Charitos, D. (2001). “The Impact of form on Movement within Virtual Environments”, Automation in Construction, vol.10, Nr. 5, Elsevier Science BV, Amsterdam, pp. 589-596.

  11. Bridges, A.H. & Charitos, D. (1997). “On Architectural Design of Virtual Environments”, Design Studies, vol. 18, Nr. 2, Elsevier Science Ltd., pp.143-154.

Book chapters

  1. Rizopoulos, C. & Charitos, D. (2014), "The Experience of Spatial Interaction: Conceptuaizing the User Experience of Virtual Environments", in Streitz, N. & Markopoulos, P. (eds.), Proceedings of the 2nd International Conference on Distributed, Ambient, and Pervasive Interactions (DAPI 2014), Heraklion, Greece, 22-27 June 2014, LNCS 8530, Springer.

  2. Charitos, D., Rieser, M. & Dragona, D. (2012) “Constructing hybrid spatial experiences for documenting urban everyday life narratives”, in Robinson, D. (ed.) “Through the Roadblocks: Realities in Raw Motion”, NeMe: Limassol, ISBN 978-9963-9695-3-1.

  3. Diamantaki, K., Rizopoulos, C., Charitos, D. Kaimakamis, (2009). “Conceptualizing, Designing and Investigating Locative Media Use in Urban Space”, in Willis, K.S., Roussos, G. Struppek, M., Chorianopoulos, K., (eds.), Shared Encounters: Content Sharing as Social Glue in Public Places, Berlin/Heidelberg: Springer-Verlag.

  4. Diamantaki, K. Rizopoulos, C., Charitos, D. & Tsianos, D. (2009) “LOCUNET: Location-based Games as Media Communicating Social Meaning”, in Souza e Silva, Α. & Sutko, D. (eds.), Digital Cityscapes: Emerging Digital and Urban Playscapes, New York: Peter Lang.

  5. Laskari, I., Charitos, D. (2009). Artificial Life System for the production of cinematographic narration. New Realities: Being Syncretic, Springer, Vienna.

  6. Diamantaki, K. & Charitos, D. (2008) “Locative Media in the City: Spatial Practices and Social Dynamics”, in Eckardt, F. (ed.), “Media City: Situations, Practices and Encounters”, Berlin: Frank & Timme.

  7. Charitos, D. (2008) “Precedents for the design of Locative Media”, in Saariluoma, P. & Isomäki, Η. (ed.) “Future Interaction Design II”, London: Springer Verlag.

  8. Charitos, D. (2005). “Communicating Environmental Meaning through Designing Space in Virtual Environments”, in Ylä-Kotola, M.Y., Inkinen, S., Isomaki, H. (eds.), “The Integrated Media Machine: Aspects of Future Interfaces and Cross-Media Culture”, Integrated Media Machine Vol. III, pp.13-35. European Institute of Sustainable Information Society. Rovaniemi: University of Lapland, ISBN: 951-634-966-8, σελ. 13-35.

  9. Spanou, I. & Charitos, D. (2005). “Towards defining the “atmosphere” and spatial meaning of virtual environments”, in Ascott, R. (ed.), “Engineering Nature: Art and Consiousness in the Post-Biological Era”, Bristol, UK: Intellect Books, ISBN: 184150128X, pp. 145-151.

  10. Charitos, D. & Coti Κ. (2000). “The space of an audio-visual installation within a real and a virtual environment”, in Ascott, R. (ed.), “Art, Technology, Consciousness”, Bristol, UK: Intellect books, ISBN:1-84150-041-0, pp. 113-118.

  11. Charitos, D. (1999). “Human Spatial Orientation in Virtual Worlds”, in Ascott, R. (ed.) “Reframing Consciousness”, Bristol, UK: Intellect Books, ISBN1-84150-013-5, pp. 223-228.
  12. Petrou, C., Charitos, D., Martakos, D. (1999). “WWW Bookmark Modeling and Visualization: A Fuzzy Based Approach”, in Bench-Capon, T., Soda, G. & Min Tjoa, A. (eds.), Database and Expert Systems Applications (Lecture Notes in Computer Science 1677), Springer, pp. 986-995.
  13. Bridges, A.H., Charitos, D., Rutherford, P. (1997). “Wayfinding, Spatial Elements and Spatial Support Systems in Virtual Environments”, in Asanowicz, A. & Jakimowicz, A. (eds.), “CAAD - Towards New Design Conventions”, Technical University of Bialystok, Faculty of Architecture, ISBN: 83-86272-63-5, pp. 75-104

Book editing (Conference Proceedings)

  1. Theona, I. & Charitos, D. (2015), Data to the people: Proceedings of the 3rd Hybrid City International Biennial Conference, Athens: University Research Institute of Applied Communication.

  2. Botia, J.A. & Charitos, D. (2013) Workshop Proceedings of the 9th International Conference on Intelligent Environments, Ambient Intelligence and Smart Environments (AISE) book series, Amsterdam: IOS Press. ISBN 978-1-61499-285-1.

  3. Charitos, D., Theona, I., D. Dragona, Rizopoulos, C. & M. Meimaris (2013), Subtle Revolutions: Proceedings of the 2nd Hybrid City International Biennial Conference, Athens, 23 - 25 May 2013, University Research Institute of Applied Communication, Athens, 2013. ISBN: 978-960-997-911-5.

  4. Bourdakis, V. & Charitos, D. (2006). Communicating Spaces: Proceedings of the 24th International eCAADe Conference for Education and Research in Computer Aided Architectural Design, Volos: University of Thessaly, 6-9 September 2006.

Conference Proceedings (peer-reviewed)

  1. Rizopoulos, C. Charitos, D., Meimaris, M. (2008). Aspects of locative media use from a communication theory perspective, Proceedings of the EUTIC International Conference, 2008.

  2. Diamantaki, K., Charitos, D., Tsianos, N. & Lekkas Z. (2007). “Towards investigating the social dimensions of using locative media within the urban context”, Proceedings of the 3rd International ΙΕT Conference on Intelligent Environments, Organising Professional Network: Robotics and Mechatronics, Ulm University, Γερμανία, 13-15 Σεπτεμβρίου, ISBN 9780863418464.

  3. Gazi, A., Tsianos, N., Mitrakou, H., Meimaris, M., Charitos, D. (2007). «Designing and Developing a Location-based System for Supporting Wireless Networked Communication in Urban Public Spaces», “Media and Information Diffusion: Towards an Open Society”, Proceedings of the EUTIC 2007 International Colloquium: Challenges and Uses of ICT.

  4. Charitos, D. (2006). Spatializing the internet: new types of hybrid mobile communication environments and their impact on spatial design within the urban context. In Communicating space (s): Proceedings of the 24th eCAADe Conference, pp. 160-167.

  5. Kaimakamis, N. & Charitos, D. (2006) “Computer Mediated Political Communication: An empirical approach towards representing political action in the spatial context of Collaborative Virtual Environments”, in Bourdakis, V. & Charitos, D. (eds.), “Communicating Space(s)”, Proceedings of the 20th eCAADe International Conference for Education and Research in Computer Aided Architectural Design, Volos, September 2006.

  6. Rizopoulos, C. & Charitos, D. (2006). “Intelligence Technologies as a means of enhancing spatial experience”, in Bourdakis, V. & Charitos, D. (eds.), “Communicating Space(s)”, Proceedings of the 20th eCAADe International Conference for Education and Research in Computer Aided Architectural Design, Volos, September 2006.

  7. Charitos, D., Bourdakis, V., Gavrilou, E. (2006). “Embedding an Audiovisual Interactive Installation Environment in Urban Space for Enhancing Social Interaction”, Proceedings of the 2nd International ΙΕT Conference on Intelligent Environments, Organising Professional Network: Robotics and Mechatronics, National Technocal University of Athens, July 2006.

  8. Charitos, D. (2006). “Virtual Environments: Semi-Transparent Places for Communication”, Proceedings of the 2nd International Conference “Transparency and Architecture: Boundaries and Challenges”, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, June 2006.

  9. Charitos, D., Diamantaki, K. Gazi, A., Meimaris, M. (2006). “Towards spatializing the Internet for creating a hybrid context for mediated communication”, in Leandros, N. (ed.), “The Impact of Internet on the Mass Media in Europe”, Proceedings of the COST A20 International Conference, Delphi: April 2006.

  10. Charitos, D., Diamantaki, K., Gazi, A., Meimaris, M. (2005). “The emergence of new types of hybrid mobile communication environments and their impact on social life within the urban context”, in Masip, P. & Rom, J. (eds.), “Digital Utopia in the Media: From Discourses to Facts. A Balance”, Proceedings of the 3rd International Conference “Digital Utopia: Communication and Reality”, Barcelona: Universitat Ramon Llull, May 2005.

  11. Charitos, D. & Theona, I. (2016) “Investigating the atmosphere of pervasive and ubiquitous computing mediated spatial experiences: a post-phenomenological approach”, “Ατμόσφαιρες Αύριο - Ambiances demain - Ambiances, tomorrow”. Third International Congress on Ambiances, Volos: University of Thessaly, Sep. 2016

  12. Charitos, D. & Theona, I. (2016) “Instant Place: Investigating the transforming nature of photographing places”, Fourth International Conference on Transdisciplinary Imaging at the Intersections of Art, Science and Culture, THE ATEMPORAL IMAGE, Plymouth University.

  13. Papageorgopoulou, P. & Charitos, D. (2016) “Sturm und Drang, the Return – Geneizeit of the Posthuman”, 10th International Conference Audiovidual Arts: “Taboo, Transgression, Transcedence”, May 2016, Ionian University, Corfu.

  14. Kontini, K., Charitos, D., Theona, I. & Phillips M. (2015),"Investigating the artistic potential of the fulldome as a creative medium: the case of the E/M/D/L project", Proceedings of the 21st International Symposium of Electronic Arts (ISEA) 2015, Vancouver.

  15. Charitos, D. & Theona, I. (2015), "Placemaking by mediated urban spatial experiences in the era of the Internet of Things", Proceedings of the 5th Media City International Conference, University of Plymouth.

  16. Nomikou, C. & Charitos, D. (2015),"Mapping big data captured during urban social activities", Proceedings of the 5th Media City international Conference, University of Plymouth.

  17. Charitos, D., Theona, I., Rizopoulos, C. Diamantaki, K. & Tsetsos, V. (2014). Enhancing citizens' environmental awareness through the use of a mobile and pervasive urban computing system supporting smart transportation. Interactive Mobile Communication Technologies and Learning (IMCL), 2014 International Conference on, Thessaloniki, pp. 353-358.

  18. Lekkas, Z., Rizopoulos, C. & Charitos, D. (2013) “The influence of locative media use in an urban environment on spatial perception and cognition”, Proceedings of the 9th International Conference on Intelligent Environments 2013, Athens.

  19. Diamantaki, K., Rizopoulos, C. Tsetsos, V., Theona, I., Charitos, D. & Kaimakamis, N. (2013) “Integrating Game Elements for Increasing Engagement and Enhancing User Experience in a Smart City Context”, in Botia, J.A. & Charitos, D. (eds.) Workshop Proceedings of the 9th International Conference on Intelligent Environments, Ambient Intelligence and Smart Environments (AISE) book series, Amsterdam: IOS Press. pp. 160-172.

  20. Talianni, Κ. & Charitos, D. (2013) “Soundwalk: An Embodied Auditory Experience in the Urban Environment”, in Botia, J.A. & Charitos, D. (eds.) Workshop Proceedings of the 9th International Conference on Intelligent Environments, Ambient Intelligence and Smart Environments (AISE) book series, Amsterdam: IOS Press. pp. 684-693.
  21. Avrami, Ε. & Charitos, D. (2013) “Precedents for Critically Designing Interaction with Computational Artifacts and Spaces”, in Botia, J.A. & Charitos, D. (eds.) Workshop Proceedings of the 9th International Conference on Intelligent Environments, Ambient Intelligence and Smart Environments (AISE) book series, Amsterdam: IOS Press, pp. 722-732.

  22. Lekkas, Z., Rizopoulos, C. & Charitos, D. (2013) “The perception of hybrid urban space during locative media use”, in D. Charitos, I. Theona, D. Dragona, C. Rizopoulos & M. Meimaris (eds.), Subtle Revolutions: Proceedings of the 2nd International Hybrid City Conference, Athens, 23 - 25 May 2013, National and Kapodistrian University of Athens, University Research Institute of Applied Communication, Athens.

  23. Theona, I. & Charitos, D. (2011). “Playing with the city”, Proceedings of the 17th International Symposium of Electronic Arts (ISEA) 2011, Sabanci University, Istanbul. (https://isea2011.sabanciuniv.edu/paper/playing-city)

  24. Rizopoulos, C. & Charitos, D. (2011). “Implications of Theories of Communication and Spatial Behavior for the Design of Interactive Environments”, Proceedings of the 7th International Conference on Intelligent Environments, Nottingham, UK, 25-28 July 2011.

  25. Rizopoulos, C & Charitos, D. (2009) “Insights on the design of communicative location-based experiences”, Proceedings of the 5th International ΙΕT Conference on Intelligent Environments 2009, Barcelona, Spain.

  26. Rizopoulos, C., Diamantaki, K., Charitos, D. (2008). “The Ludic Aspect of Interaction During a Pervasive Game Activity”, in Sofia Tsekeridou, Adrian David Cheok, Konstantinos Giannakis, John Karigiannis (eds.), Proceedings of the 3rd International Confrence on Digital Interactive Media in Entertainment and Arts, SIGCHI - ACM Special Interest Group on Computer Human Interaction, Athens Information Technology, ISBN:978-1-60558-248-1.

  27. Rizopoulos, C., Charitos, D., Koutsompolis, D., Kaimakamis, N. (2008) “Towards a theoretical model of communication via locative media use”, Special Session on Social and Psychological Dimensions of Designing and Experiencing Intelligent Environments in the Urban Context, Proceedings of the 4th International ΙΕT Conference on Intelligent Environments 2008, University of Washington, Seattle.

  28. Charitos, D. Mitrakou, D. & Rizopoulos, C. (2008) “Investigating new models of communication: a spatial practice through the implementation of a locative media system”, in Hoofd, I.M., Tan, M. & Ho Kit Ying, K. (eds.), Proceedings of the 14th International Symposium of Electronic Arts (ISEA) 2008, Singapore University.

  29. Korakidou, V. & Charitos, D. (2008) “On the language of abstract animation”, in Hoofd, I.M., Tan, M. & Ho Kit Ying, K. (eds.), Proceedings of the 17th International Symposium of Electronic Arts (ISEA) 2008, Singapore University.

  30. Laskari, I. & Charitos, D. (2008) “Generative System for the Synthesis of Audiovisual Narrative, in Hoofd, I.M., Tan, M. & Ho Kit Ying, K. (eds.), Proceedings of the 17th International Symposium of Electronic Arts (ISEA) 2008, Singapore University.