Automated User Interface Flaws Detection Based on Eye Movements Analysis

The master’s thesis explores aspects of human-computer interaction and user experience (UX). It describes current state of knowledge in field of psychology applicable in the field of UX. The thesis describes methods that are used in practice in field of UX and what possibilities psychology and physiology offers for UX.

Goal of the thesis is to design new method for improving objectivity of work in UX. The method offers possibility to differentiate emotional state and mental workload of user by using electroencephalography (EEG) and applying currently used principles in UX, primarily eye movement analysis. Master’s thesis describes principles, functioning, implementation and possible application of the method. Further it describes design and realization of experiment, its realization, evaluation and evaluation of application of the method.