Sort by38 current Ph.D. students:

Joelle Alcaidinho Joelle Alcaidinho Ceara Byrne Ceara Byrne Stanley J. Cantrell Stanley J. Cantrell Stevie Chancellor Stevie Chancellor Trustin Clear Trustin Clear Nick Davis Nick Davis Jose Delgado Jose Delgado Kayla DesPortes Kayla DesPortes Michaelanne Dye Michaelanne Dye Upol Ehsan Upol Ehsan Barbara Ericson Barbara Ericson Lawrence Freil Lawrence Freil Alex Godwin Alex Godwin Matthew Hong Matthew Hong Mengdie Hu Mengdie Hu C.J. Hutto C.J. Hutto Maia Jacobs Maia Jacobs Parisa Khanipour Roshan Parisa Khanipour Roshan Lara Martin Lara Martin Vincent Martin Vincent Martin Christina Masden Christina Masden Briana Morrison Briana Morrison Miranda Parker Miranda Parker Jessica Pater Jessica Pater Chris Purdy Chris Purdy Iulian Radu Iulian Radu Ari Schlesinger Ari Schlesinger Caitlyn Seim Caitlyn Seim Amber Solomon Amber Solomon Caleb Southern Caleb Southern Gheric Speiginer Gheric Speiginer Ian Stewart Ian Stewart Mikala Streeter Mikala Streeter Edison Thomaz Edison Thomaz Brianna Tomlinson Brianna Tomlinson Clint Zeagler Clint Zeagler Rui Zhou Rui Zhou Alex Zook Alex Zook

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Joelle Alcaidinho

Joelle Alcaidinho

Advisor Dr. Melody Moore-Jackson

Lab Animal Computer Interaction Lab

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Ceara Byrne

Ceara Byrne

Started 2015

Advisor Dr. Melody Moore-Jackson

Lab Animal Computer Interaction Lab

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Research Interests Ubicomp, Wearables, Animal Computer Interaction

Stanley J. Cantrell

Stanley J. Cantrell

Started 2013

Advisor Dr. Bruce Walker

Lab Sonification

Area Human-Computer Interaction

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Research Interests Assistive technologies, multimodal interfaces, interaction design

Stevie Chancellor

Stevie Chancellor

Started 2014

Advisors Dr. Munmun De Choudhury & Dr. Eric Gilbert

Lab comp.social

Area Social Computing

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Research Interests Social Computing

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. Brian Magerko & Dr. Ellen Do

Lab Adaptive Digital Media

Area Cognitive Science

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Research Interests Collaboration between creative humans and creative computers

Jose Delgado

Jose Delgado

Started 2014

Area Social Computing

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Kayla DesPortes

Kayla DesPortes

Started 2013

Advisor Dr. Betsy DiSalvo

Lab Culture and Technology

Area Learning Sciences & Technology

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Research Interests Exploring the educational structure necessary to interest and engage a diverse population in computer science and engineering.

Michaelanne Dye

Michaelanne Dye

Started 2014

Advisors Dr. Amy Bruckman & Dr. Neha Kumar

Lab Electronic Learning Communities

Area Social Computing

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Research Interests My research bridges social computing and ICTD to study how social media supports collaborative and resistive efforts among marginal and underrepresented groups. Currently, my work explores social media adoption and use in Cuba.

Upol Ehsan

Upol Ehsan

Started 2015


Barbara Ericson

Barbara Ericson

Started 2012

Advisor Dr. James D. Foley

Lab CSLearning4U

Area Learning Sciences & Technology

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Research Interests CS Education, AI

Lawrence Freil

Lawrence Freil

Started 2013

Advisor Dr. Melody Moore-Jackson

Lab Brain UI

Area Cognitive Science

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Research Interests Brain-Machine Interfaces

Alex Godwin

Alex Godwin

Started 2013

Advisor Dr. John Stasko

Lab Information Interfaces

Area Human-Computer Interaction

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Research Interests Information Visualization

Matthew Hong

Matthew Hong

Started 2014

Advisor Dr. Lauren Wilcox

Area Human-Computer Interaction

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Research Interests Health Informatics

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

Parisa Khanipour Roshan

Parisa Khanipour Roshan

Started 2012

Advisor Dr. Betsy DiSalvo

Lab Culture and Technology

Area Social Computing

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Research Interests Online Communities, Social Computing, Learning Technologies, Digital Access for Underprivileged Communities

Lara Martin

Lara Martin

Started 2015

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Research Interests Speech technologies

Vincent Martin

Vincent Martin

Started 2013

Advisor Dr. Bruce Walker

Lab Sonification

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Research Interests Human-Computer interaction, Accessibility to statistical and data analysis techniques, Assistive Technology, Sonified Graphing Techniques, Spatial Cognition and Wayfinding

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

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

Miranda Parker

Miranda Parker

Started 2014

Advisor Dr. Mark Guzdial

Lab CSLearning4U

Area Learning Sciences & Technology

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Research Interests CS Education

Jessica Pater

Jessica Pater

Started 2012

Advisor Dr. Elizabeth Mynatt

Lab Everyday Computing

Area Social Computing

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Research Interests Understanding how technology can be used to positively impact social and emotional wellness and exploring impacts of technology on self-harm and other psychosocial disorders

Chris Purdy

Chris Purdy

Started 2015

Area Artificial Intelligence


Research Interests AI, creativity, and storytelling

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.

Ari Schlesinger

Ari Schlesinger

Started 2015

Advisors Dr. Rebecca Grinter & Dr. Keith Edwards

Lab Work2Play


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

Amber Solomon

Amber Solomon

Started 2015

Advisor Dr. Mark Guzdial

Lab CSLearning4U


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

Gheric Speiginer

Gheric Speiginer

Started 2011

Advisor Dr. Blair MacIntyre

Area Human-Computer Interaction

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Ian Stewart

Ian Stewart

Started 2015

Advisor Dr. Jacob Eisenstein

Lab Computational Linguistics Lab

Area Social Computing


Research Interests NLP, Social Computing, Language variation in online social communities and building natural language processing tools to handle this variation

Mikala Streeter

Mikala Streeter

Started 2015

Advisor Dr. Mark Guzdial

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Research Interests Teacher development in computer science, Engaging people of color in computer science

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 My current work is studying how to use auditory displays and sonifications (non-speech audio) to support glanceability and how these displays could also provide overviews of complex information and systems.

Clint Zeagler

Clint Zeagler

Started 2013

Advisor Dr. Melody Moore-Jackson

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Research Interests Wearable Computing

Rui Zhou

Rui Zhou

Started 2015

Area Human-Computer Interaction


Research Interests HCI, research methodology, design methods, culture and technology, HCI4D, social computing

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