Human-Computer Interaction

Human-Computer Interaction

Developing advanced user-focused interfaces and design methods that are shaping the future of technology.

Research Projects

Achieving Optimal Motor Function in Stroke Survivors via a Human-Centered Approach to Design an mHealth Platform

Principal Investigator(s): Eun Kyoung Choe
Funder: Other
Funder: National Institutes of Health
Stroke rehabilitation, mHealth, Human-Computer Interaction
Partners: University of Massachusetts Amherst, Spaulding Rehabilitation Hospital, Formsense

Center For Excellence in Human Language Technology

Principal Investigator(s): Douglas W. Oard
Funder: Other
Funder: Johns Hopkins University

CAREER: Advancing Remote Collaboration: Inclusive Design for People with Dementia

Principal Investigator(s): Amanda Lazar
Technology increasingly provides opportunities to interact remotely with others. People with cognitive impairment can be excluded from these opportunities when technology is not designed with their needs, preferences, and abilities in mind.

Human-Computer Interaction News

Trace Center Directs New Digital Accessibility Research During Covid-19 Pandemic

  • Hayleigh Moore

    The Trace Research & Development Center at the UMD iSchool leads new initiatives to address accessibility barriers heightened due to the COVID-19 pandemic.

Clickbait Headlines Might Not Lure Readers as Much

  • iSchool News

    UMD iSchool researchers find that identifying fake news with AI may be more complicated than anticipated. 

Where in the World (Wide Web) is the Trace Center?

  • Hayleigh Moore

    The UMD iSchool celebrates the Trace Center’s 50th Anniversary highlighting some of its most influential technologies and industry standards developed to create a more accessible world for all.