Cyprus University of Technology: Cyprus Interaction Lab

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The Cyprus Interaction Lab of the Department of Multimedia and Graphic Arts of the Cyprus University of Technology studies the interaction of people with technology in various fields. The lab aims to understand and enhance users’ experience and interaction with technology.

Research in the Cyprus Interaction Lab revolves around two main research themes: 1) Human Computer Interaction and Inclusive Design and 2) Instructional Technology and Social Computing. Research topics include:

Human Computer Interaction (HCI) Computer Mediated Communication (CMC) Computer Supported Collaborative Learning (CSCL) Computer Supported Collaborative Work (CSCW) Inclusive Design/Accessibility Social Aspects of Computing Computer Games and their social and pedagogical dimensions Technology-enhanced learning Technology integration in K-20 The lab has a specially equipped usability laboratory designed for running user evaluations in a comfortable environment which is configured with state-of-the-art equipment.

This lab is the first of its kind in Cyprus and can offer high quality research and facilities

Headed by Panayiotis Zaphiris