Sort byHCC Ph.D. alumni who graduated in 2017:

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Joelle Alcaidinho

Joelle Alcaidinho

Graduated 2017

Advisors Dr. Melody Moore-Jackson & Dr. Gregory Abowd

Lab Animal Computer Interaction

Area Human-Computer Interaction

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Research Interests Ubiquitous computing, Wearable Computing, Human-Animal-Computing Interaction, Canine Centered Computing

Dissertation Title The Internet of Living Things: Enabling Increased Information Flow in Dog—Human Interactions

Nicholas “Nick” Davis

Nicholas “Nick” Davis

Graduated 2017

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

Dissertation Title Creative sense-making: A cognitive framework for quantifying interaction dynamics in co-creation

Maia Jacobs

Maia Jacobs

Graduated 2017

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

Dissertation Title Personalized Mobile Tools to Support the Cancer Trajectory