By Aaron Marcus
The three-volume set LNCS 9746, 9747, and 9748 constitutes the lawsuits of the fifth overseas convention on layout, consumer adventure, and usefulness, DUXU 2016, held as a part of the 18th overseas convention on Human-Computer interplay, HCII 2016, in Toronto, Canada, in July 2016, together with thirteen different thematically related meetings. the full of 1287 papers awarded on the HCII 2016 meetings have been conscientiously reviewed and chosen from 4354 submissions. those papers deal with the most recent examine and improvement efforts and spotlight the human features of layout and use of computing platforms. The papers authorised for presentation completely conceal the whole box of Human-Computer interplay, addressing significant advances in wisdom and powerful use of pcs in a number of program components. the entire of 157 contributions incorporated within the DUXU complaints have been rigorously reviewed and chosen for inclusion during this three-volume set. The sixty seven papers incorporated during this quantity are prepared in topical sections on emotion, motivation, and persuasion layout; DUXU in studying and schooling; video games and gamification; tradition, language and DUXU; DUXU for social innovation and sustainability; usability and person adventure studies.