Projects

Faculty Project

ACT-R

The ACT-R project is focused on the development of a robust and general cognitive architecture and its application to the modeling of human interaction with complex dynamic simulated environments and the creation of synthetic human-like agents.

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Faculty Project

Adaptive Cyber-Learning With a Sensor Support

This project aims to better support student learning by adapting computer-based tutoring to individual learning phases and real-time capabilities.  The specific research goal is to explore a method for automated sensor-based learner/learning assessment in intelligent tutoring systems.

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MHCI Capstone Project

AIR

Our team redesigned the web presence of the American Institutes for Research (AIR), developing a prototype and a set of design recommendations. Our interdisciplinary team of five master's students worked for eight months to produce a working prototype using research and design methods learned over the course of the program.

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MHCI Capstone Project

Alchemy

Bloomberg came to Carnegie Mellon University's Human Computer Interaction Institute with a task in mind: improving Bloomberg software developers' productivity. As businesses and software processes become more complex, developers may struggle to remain focused on their tasks and productivity can suffer as a result.

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MHCI Capstone Project

Annecto

Bloomberg tasked Annecto, a team of five Carnegie Mellon University students, to evaluate and design Bloomberg’s internal sales tools. These sales tools are used by over 2,000 sales and customer support representatives worldwide, and contain information about over 1 million clients and prospects.

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MHCI Capstone Project

APACS

Built as part of the Master's in Human-Computer Interaction capstone project at Carnegie Mellon University, APACS is a picture archiving and communication system extended to address all the information needs of ICU clinicians. It was designed using a wide range of user-centered methods and has shown itself to be several steps above the softwares in use by ICU clinicians.

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MHCI Capstone Project

arc

In 2013, Team Arc worked with Eaton Corporation to streamline procedures for Managers, Coordinators, Field Service Representatives, and more in the Electrical Services & Systems division. Over seven months, we travelled to seven Eaton locations across the nation to interview employees, learn about how the EESS works as a company, and test our designs.

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MHCI Capstone Project

Aria

We are Team Aria, and we're rehumanizing shopping.

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Faculty Project

Asset Data Manager

Applying a user-centered design process, the team conducted research about the installation process of AMS Asset Portal in order to discover needs and requirements for a tool to facilitate the installation process and customizing AMS Asset Portal.

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MHCI Capstone Project

Assistment Interface

The goal of our project is to design and develop the teacher interface for the Assistment system in the form of an interactive web site. This project aims to support teachers in their efforts to prepare children for high stakes testing.

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