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Basic Research Symposium
Participant Information

Saturday and Sunday, April 13-14, 1996
Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada

Contact the Basic Research Symposium Co-Chairs

Alan Dix, University of Huddersfield, UK
Francesmary Modugno, University of Washington, USA

See also the final program

Name:           Richard A. Barker   
Affiliation:    Boeing I&SS         
Address:        Boeing I&SS         
                PO Box 24346, MS 7L-70, USA

Tel:            (206) 865-2853    
Fax:            (206) 865-2964    

Areas of Interest:   User Interface Development Processes & Methods

Name:         Ben Bederson
Affiliation:  University of New Mexico
              Computer Science Department
Address:      340 Farris Engineering Center
              Albuquerque, NM  87131, USA

Tel:   (505) 277-3914
Fax:   (505) 277-6927
URL:     - My home page         - Pad++ project home page

Areas of Interest:  New metaphors and approaches to HCI.
                    Information Visualization

Name:           Mathilde Bekker      
Affiliation:    Queen Mary & Westfield College          

Address: Department of Computer Science  
         Queen Mary & Westfield College
         University of London
         Mile End Road                  
         London E1 4NS, UK

Tel:    +44 (0)171 975 5257
Fax:    +44 (0)181 980 6533

Areas of Interest:  design methods, costs and benefits of user involvement,
                    group behaviour, participatory design, CSCW.

Name:         Stephen Brewster
Affiliation:  University of Glasgow
Address:      Dept. of Computing Science
              University of Glasgow, Glasgow, G12 8QQ, UK

Tel:          +44 (0)141 330 4932
Fax:          +44 (0)141 330 4913

Areas of Interest:   Auditory human-computer interfaces, earcons, auditory
    icons, sonification, evaluation, non-visual interfaces, interfaces for
    people with special needs.

Name:           Keith A. Butler    
Affiliation:    Boeing I&SS     
Address:        Boeing I&SS     
                PO Box 24346, MS 7L-40, USA

Tel:            (206) 865-3389
Fax:            (206) 865-2965

Areas of Interest:  User Centered CASE Tools

Name:  Richard Catrambone
Affiliation:  Georgia Institute of Technology
Address:  School of Psychology
          Atlanta, Georgia 30332-0170  USA

Tel: (404) 894-2682
Fax: (404) 894-8905

Areas of Interest: problem solving, analogical reasoning

Name:  Alan Dix
Affiliation:  University of Huddersfield
Address:  School of Computing and Mathematics
          Canalside, Huddersfield, HD1 3DH, UK

Tel: (+44) 1484 472908
Fax: (+44) 1484 421106

Areas of Interest: time, cscw, formal methods

Name:         Ted Gould
Affiliation:  Department of Business Systems
Address :     University of Wollongong, NSW 2522, Australia

Tel:    +61-42-213755
Fax:    +61-42-214474

Areas of Interest: Interface design, population modeling, Activity Theory, 
                   Executive Information Systems (EIS).

Name:           Roger L. Guay
Affiliation:    BCAG
Address:        BCAG Customer Services
                PO Box 3707, MS 20-17, USA

Tel:    (206) 662-8505

Areas of Interest:       Commercial Jet Aircraft Maintenance

Name:         Brian Hansen    
Affiliation:  Oregon Graduate Institute
Address:      20000 N.W. Walker Rd.
              Beaverton, OR 97006, USA

Tel:    (503) 690-1121    
Fax:    (503) 690-1548

Areas of Interest: Dialogue, alternative modalities, system design

Name:         James H. Hicinbothom
Affiliation:  CHI Systems, Inc.
Address:      716 N. Bethlehem Pike
              Lower Gwynedd, PA  19002, USA

Tel:     (215) 542-1400
Fax:     (215) 542-1412
Email:  (work)  (home)

Areas of Interest:  user modeling, intelligent interface
        agents, human-computer interaction evaluation, HCI design,
        decision aiding, embedded training, concurrent engineering,
        introducing innovations into organizations, and CSCW.

Name:         Hilary Johnson
Affiliation:  QMW, University of London
Address:      Mile End Road, London, E1 4NS

Tel:    0171-975-5238
Fax:    0181-980-6533

Areas of Interest:  evaluation, task analysis, user modelling, explanation

Name:           Susanne Jul
Affiliation:    University of Michigan
Address:        1101 Beal Av.
                Ann Arbor MI 48109, USA

Tel:        313-763-6988
Fax:        313-763-1260

Areas of Interest:   HCI engineering
                     Engineering psychology
                     Design theory, methodology & practice
                     Human learning and technology
                     CAD systems

Name:         Joseph A. Konstan
Affiliation:  University of Minnesota
Address:      Department of Computer Science
              Minneapolis, MN 55455, USA

Tel:    +1 612 625-1831
Fax:    +1 612 625-0572

Areas of Interest:  Multimedia Systems and Toolkits, UI Toolkits,
                    Constraint Programming Techniques,
                    HCI Education, general HCI issues

Name:         Robert E. Kraut
Affiliation:  HCI Institute
              Carnegie Mellon University
Address:      Wean Hall 1307
              Pittsburgh, PA  15213, U.S.A.

Tel:    (412) 268-7694
Fax:    (412) 268-5576

Name:         Darryn Lavery
Affiliation:  Department of Computing Science, University of Glasgow
Address:      Department of Computing Science
              University of Glasgow
              G12 8QQ
              United Kingdom

Tel:     +44 141 339 8855 x8333
Fax:     +44 141 330 4913

Areas of Interest:
        Analytic evaluation methods, visualisation, design methods,
        task analysis, design principles, psychology of programming

Name:           Alison Lee
Affiliation:    NYNEX Science & Technology Inc.
Address:        500 Westchester Avenue, USA

Tel:            (914) 644-2322
Fax:            (914) 644-2561

Areas of Interest:
        privacy, video awareness tools, user support, multi-media systems,
        communication and collaboration.

Name:         Mark D. Miller
Affiliation:  HCI Institute
              Carnegie Mellon University
Address:      Porter Hall, 319E
              Pittsburgh, PA  15213, U.S.A.

Tel:    (412) 268-8211
Fax:    (412) 268-5576

Areas of Interest:
        1)  Applications of Behavioral Decision Theory to HCI work.
        2)  Social Dilemma's  and their interaction with technology.
        3)  Relationship Formation and Trust in Risky Situations.

Name:         Francesmary Modugno
Affiliation:  University of Washington
Address:      Box 352350 
              Seattle, WA 98115, USA

Tel:    206 543 8099
Fax:    206 543 2969

Areas of Interest:
        formal methods; software engineering; evaluation methods;
        end-user programming; 

Name:        Angel R. Puerta
Affiliation: Stanford University
Address:     MSOB x215 - Stanford, CA 94305-5479, USA

Tel:   (415) 723-5294
Fax:   (415) 725-7944

Areas of Interest:
        Model-Based Interface Development

Name:           Randall Reid
Affiliation:    University of Waterloo
Address:        Waterloo, Ontario, Canada N2L 3G1

Tel:        [Home] (519) 725-0047

Areas of Interest: Software Development of User Interfaces;
                   Cognitive Psychology - Software Usability
                   User Interface Metaphors

Name:         Jane Siegel
Affiliation:  Human Computer Interaction Institute (HCII)
              Carnegie Mellon University
Address:      Wean Hall 1303
              Pittsburgh, PA  15213, U.S.A.

Tel:    (412) 268-6764
Fax:    (412) 268-5576

Areas of Interest:  Computer-mediated communication and groupware systems
                    design and usability evaluation

Name:         Elke Siemon
Affiliation:  Technical University at Darmstadt
Address:      Alexanderstrasse 10, 64287 Darmstadt, Germany

Tel:   ++49 6151 163710
Fax:   ++49 6151 166648

Areas of Interest: Graphical Specification Methods for User
                   Interfaces, Design methods, Object Orientation

Name:         Stephane Sire
Affiliation:  CENA - Centre d'Etude de la Navigation Aerienne
Address:      7, avenue Edouard Belin
              31055 Toulouse, FRANCE

Tel:   (33)
Fax:   (33)

Areas of Interest:
      -  CSCW
      -  Meeting Tools (Architecture and Metaphor)

Name:           Arnold Smith
Affiliation:    National Research Council of Canada
Address:        Inst. for Information Technology
                Bldg. M-50, Montreal Road
                Ottawa K1A 0R6 Canada

Tel:        (613) 991-1147
Fax:        (613) 952-7151

Areas of Interest: representational modelling, natural language
                   interpretation, visualization.

Name:           Raoul N. Smith
Affiliation:    College of Computer Science, Northeastern University
Address:        360 Huntington Ave. Boston, MA 02115, USA

Tel:            617.373.5205
Fax:            617.373.5121

Areas of Interest: emotions, computer aids to psychiatry,
                   virtual environments

Name:         Dan Suthers
Affiliation:  LRDC, University of Pittsburgh
Address:      3939 O'Hara St. 
              Pittsburgh PA 15260, USA

Tel:     412-624-7036
Fax:     412-624-9149
URL:     Project:

Areas of Interest:
    Technology for knowledge communication and construction, including
    groupware for learning, network-based educational technology, coaching
    and tutoring systems, and discourse planning. Related interests in
    cognitive and social aspects of learning and discourse processes. 

Name:         Richard Thomas
Affiliation:  The University of Sussex
Address:      School of Cognitive and Computer Sciences
              Sussex University, Brighton, BN1 9QH, England

Tel:        +44 1273 678367
Fax:        +44 1273 671320

Areas of Interest: long term modelling, user modelling, adaptability

Name:         Lisa Tweedie
Affiliation: Imperial College
Address:     Department of Electrical Engineering,
             South Kensington, London, SW7 2BT, UK

Tel:+44 589 5111 x 56210
Fax: + 44 581 4419

Areas of Interest:
      External Representations, Interactive Visualisation techniques,
      Matching tasks to visual representations of those tasks,
      Describing/Taxonomising Visualisation Techniques.

Name:           Leon Watts
Affiliation:    HCI Group, University of York
Address:        Psychology Department
                University of York, York. YO1 5DD
                United Kingdom

Tel:        +44 (0) 1904 433186
Fax:        +44 (0) 1904 433181

Areas of Interest:
      mediated communication (esp. video communication), task analysis, 
      ubiquitous  computing. 

Name:        Andy Wood

Affiliation:    The University of Birmingham, UK
                (but currently on sabbatical at the Graphics,
                Visualisation and Usability Lab at Georgia Tech, USA)

Address:    School of Computer Science
            Edgbaston, Birmingham
            B15 2TT  England

Tel:        +44 (0)121 414 3736
Fax:        +44 (0)121 414 4281

Areas of Interest:  communications architectures, interface agents,
                    status & event analysis, visualisation, CSCW.

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