AffecTech Team (Lancaster University)
Professor Corina Sas
Corina is Principal Investigator for the AffecTech consortium with extensive expertise in Human-Computer Interaction. Professor of Human-Computer Interaction and Digital Health at Lancaster University, Corina’s research interests include designing interactive tools and systems to support high level skill acquisition and training, including emotional processing, creative design and reflective thinking.
Professor Nigel Davies
Dr Jason Alexander
Dr Elena Geangu
Alan handles administration for AffecTech and is the project’s Communications Officer, based at Lancaster University. He has an extensive background in journalism and digital marketing, more recently focusing on technology and the social impact sector.
Kungliga Tekniska Hoegskolan, Sweden
Professor Kristina Höök
Scientist in charge for AffecTech at KTH (Royal Institute of Technology) in Stockholm is Kristina Höök who is a professor in Interaction Design at the institute, and a former director of the Mobile Life centre. A previous Grand Prize winner for HCI (Human-Computer Interaction) from the Swedish Interdisciplinary Association, Höök’s research interests include affective interaction, somaesthetic design and the Internet of Things. Professor Höök also works part-time at RI.SE SICS (Swedish Institute of Computer Science) and is an elected member of the Royal Swedish Academy of Engineering Sciences (IVA).
Dr Pedro Sanches
Pedro is a Postdoctoral Researcher at KTH (Royal Institute of Technology) with a special interest in the social implications of emerging technologies and experience in design and evaluation of information systems. His broad experience includes expertise in Software Engineering and the design of self-tracking stress management systems.
Trinity College, Ireland
Dr Gavin Doherty
University of Oxford, UK
Professor Marta Kwiatkowska
Universita Di Pisa, Italy
Dr Enzo Pasquale Scilingo
Universitat Jaume I De Castellon, Spain
Professor Cristina Botella
Cristina Botella, Professor of Clinical Psychology at Universitat Jaume I, Castellón brings wide experience in national and international research projects. Her main line of research is the application of new technologies to Clinical Psychology for the treatment of mental disorders and promoting wellbeing. Professor Botella is a previous winner of the Annual CyberTherapy Excellence in Research Award; and the Social Board Award for Excellence in Research at UJI, and is funder/director of the Psychology and Technology Laboratory, LabPsiTec.
Universita Cattolica Del Sacro Cuore, Italy
Professor Giuseppe Riva
Professor Enrico Molinari
Dr Claudia Repetto
Boğaziçi Universitesi, Turkey
Professor Cem Ersoy
Professor Cem Ersoy is Chair of Computer Engineering at Boğaziçi University in Istanbul, and has held several senior positions in technology innovation, including as Leader of the Wireless Sensor Networks Research Group, Wi-Se, and co-founder of the Computer Networks Research Laboratory, NETLAB. His expertise includes wireless ad-hoc and sensor networks, ubiquitous computing, and pervasive healthcare applications. Ersoy is also the Chair of the IEEE Communications Society Turkish Chapter.