Sort by27 current Ph.D. students:

Klara Benda Klara Benda Matt Bonner Matt Bonner Deana Brown Deana Brown Carrie Bruce Carrie Bruce Stanley J. Cantrell Stanley J. Cantrell Denise Chew Denise Chew Trustin Clear Trustin Clear Nick Davis Nick Davis Kayla DesPortes Kayla DesPortes Barbara Ericson Barbara Ericson Casey Fiesler Casey Fiesler Hwajung Hong Hwajung Hong Mengdie Hu Mengdie Hu C.J. Hutto C.J. Hutto Maia Jacobs Maia Jacobs David Joyner David Joyner Christina Masden Christina Masden Andrew Miller Andrew Miller Briana Morrison Briana Morrison Jessica Pater Jessica Pater Justin Permar Justin Permar Iulian Radu Iulian Radu Caitlyn Seim Caitlyn Seim Caleb Southern Caleb Southern Edison Thomaz Edison Thomaz Brianna Tomlinson Brianna Tomlinson Alex Zook Alex Zook

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Klara Benda

Klara Benda

Advisor Dr. Colin Potts


Matt Bonner

Matt Bonner

Started 2008

Advisor Dr. Elizabeth Mynatt

Lab Everyday Computing

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Deana Brown

Deana Brown

Started 2010

Advisor Dr. Rebecca Grinter

Lab Work2Play

Area Human-Computer Interaction

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Research Interests Technology and International Development

Carrie Bruce

Carrie Bruce

Started 2007

Advisor Dr. Bruce Walker

Lab Sonification

Area Human-Computer Interaction

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Research Interests accessible design, assistive technology, augmentative and alternative communication (AAC), disability, environmental access, exhibit design, home modifications, informal learning environments, universal design, workplace accommodations

Stanley J. Cantrell

Stanley J. Cantrell

Started 2013

Advisor Dr. Bruce Walker

Lab Ubiquitous Computing

Area Human-Computer Interaction

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Research Interests Assistive technologies, multimodal interfaces, interaction design

Yee Chieh “Denise” Chew

Yee Chieh “Denise” Chew

Started 2008

Advisor Dr. Bruce Walker

Lab Sonification

Area Human-Computer Interaction

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Research Interests Assistive technologies, multimodal interfaces, interaction design, education techologies, formal and informal learning

Trustin Clear

Trustin Clear

Started 2012

Advisor Dr. Rahul Basole

Lab Enterprise Science

Area Social Computing

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Research Interests Collaborative management, decision support, economic behavior, enterprise transformation

Nicholas “Nick” Davis

Nicholas “Nick” Davis

Started 2010

Advisors Dr. Mark Riedl & Dr. Ellen Do

Lab Entertainment Intelligence Lab

Area Cognitive Science

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Research Interests I am interested in creativity and creativity support tools in the domain of visual art.

Kayla DesPortes

Kayla DesPortes

Started 2013

Advisor Dr. Betsy DiSalvo

Lab Culture and Technology

Area Learning Sciences & Technology

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Research Interests Educational technologies and educational gaming for engineering and computer science

Barbara Ericson

Barbara Ericson

Started 2012

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Casey Fiesler

Casey Fiesler

Started 2009

Advisor Dr. Amy Bruckman

Lab Electronic Learning Communities

Area Social Computing

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Research Interests copyright law, social computing, and collaborative creativity

Hwajung Hong

Hwajung Hong

Started 2010

Advisors Dr. Gregory Abowd & Dr. Rosa Arriaga

Lab Ubiquitous Computing

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Mengdie Hu

Mengdie Hu

Started 2009

Advisor Dr. John Stasko

Lab Information Interfaces

Area Human-Computer Interaction

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Research Interests information visualization, visual analytics, social media analytics

C.J. Hutto

C.J. Hutto

Started 2010

Advisor Dr. Eric Gilbert

Lab comp.social

Area Social Computing

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Research Interests My research interests revolve around the study of interpersonal influence and persuasion as mediated by social media technology. I do this via characterizations of human cognitive and social relationships. I'm in Eric Gilbert's Social Computing Lab.

Maia Jacobs

Maia Jacobs

Advisor Dr. Elizabeth Mynatt

Lab Everyday Computing

Area Human-Computer Interaction

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Research Interests Health Informatics, HCI, Personal Health Records, Patient Engagement

David Joyner

David Joyner

Started 2009

Advisor Dr. Ashok Goel

Lab Design & Intelligence

Area Learning Sciences & Technology

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Research Interests Educational technology, intelligent tutoring systems, self-guided learning

Christina Masden

Christina Masden

Started 2012

Advisor Dr. Keith Edwards

Lab Pixi

Area Social Computing

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Research Interests hyperlocal social networks, community and neighborhood social networks, social media

Andrew Miller

Andrew Miller

Started 2008

Advisor Dr. Elizabeth Mynatt

Lab Everyday Computing

Area Social Computing

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Briana Morrison

Briana Morrison

Started 2011

Advisor Dr. Mark Guzdial

Lab CSLearning4U

Area Learning Sciences & Technology

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Research Interests computer science education, gender issues

Jessica Pater

Jessica Pater

Started 2012

Advisor Dr. Elizabeth Mynatt

Lab Everyday Computing

Area Social Computing

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Research Interests social technologies, digital self-harm, cybercitizenship, online emotional health

Justin Permar

Justin Permar

Started 2012

Advisor Dr. Brian Magerko

Lab Adaptive Digital Media

Area Artificial Intelligence

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Research Interests AI-based games, Computational Creativity

Iulian Radu

Iulian Radu

Advisor Dr. Blair MacIntyre

Lab Augmented Environments

Area Human-Computer Interaction

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Research Interests Using developmental psychology to design age-appropriate augmented-reality applications that match & improve children's cognitive and motor abilities.

Caitlyn Seim

Caitlyn Seim

Started 2013

Advisor Dr. Thad Starner

Lab Contextual Computing

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Research Interests Mobile and Ubiquitous, Wearable, Sensor-based, and Context-aware Computing

Caleb Southern

Caleb Southern

Started 2010

Advisor Dr. Gregory Abowd

Lab Ubiquitous Computing

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Research Interests the HCI of touch, as both an input and output

Edison Thomaz

Edison Thomaz

Started 2010

Advisor Dr. Gregory Abowd

Lab Ubiquitous Computing

Area Human-Computer Interaction

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Research Interests Personal health informatics, activity recognition, HCI, computational health

Brianna Tomlinson

Brianna Tomlinson

Started 2013

Advisor Dr. Bruce Walker

Lab Sonification

Area Human-Computer Interaction

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Research Interests Sonification, non-traditional interfaces, auditory interfaces, accessibility, formal and informal learning

Alexander “Alex” Zook

Alexander “Alex” Zook

Started 2010

Advisors Dr. Mark Riedl & Dr. Brian Magerko

Lab Entertainment Intelligence Lab

Area Artificial Intelligence

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Research Interests computational creativity, game design, procedural content generation, cognitive science, digital games, game analytics