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[Translate to English:] Dmitry Alexandrovsky mit Doktorhut und Sektglas

Promotion of Dmitry Alexandrovsky

In August, Dmitry Alexandrovsky successfully passed his PhD exam on "Engaging Interaction - Designing for Immersive and Sustained User Experiences."

The dissertation explores how interaction design can sustain engagement with interactive systems. Involving emotional, cognitive and behavioral…

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Exchange with the University College Dublin

We are happy to annouce that a lab exchange between Bremen and Dublin will take place on the 20. July 2021 from 14:00 time. We are looking forward to see a broad range of interesting and inspiring lightning talks both from University College Dublin and Digital Media Lab Bremen.

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Talk with Maximilian A. Friehs from University College Dublin

We are happy to announce that on July 12th 2021 Maximilian A. Friehs from the psychology department at the University College Dublin will give a talk at our EDM (Empowering Digital Media) round.

Dr. Maximilian A. Friehs is a cognitive neuroscientist with a PhD in Psychology from the University of…

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New members for our working group

In the last six months we have received strong reinforcement for our working group.

Bastian Dänekas joined us last November as support for our part of the project KI-SIGS and is working in parallel on his doctoral thesis on "Developing and researching methods to measure quality of strenght…

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Promotion of Johannes Pfau

Under the topic "Deep Player Behaviour Modelling", Johannes Pfau defended his dissertation with distinction ("summa cum laude") last week, which deals with the behaviour modelling and generation of individual players in video games. The method, which uses various machine learning approaches to…

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#CHI2021 Late-Breaking Work based on the VIVATOP Project

We are happy to announce that the paper "A Study on the Size of Tangible Organ-shaped Controllers for Exploring Medical Data in VR", which reports on research results from the VIVATOP project, was accepted to this year's CHI! The work investigates whether users, i.e. surgeons, benefit from a…

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CHI 2021 Workshop “Evaluating User Experiences in Mixed Reality”

The DMLab joined forces with Frankfurt University of Applied Sciences, Aalto University, the Open Lab at the University of Newcastle, and the German Research Center for ArtificialIntelligence (DFKI) and prepared the CHI ’21 Workshop “Evaluating User Experiences in Mixed Reality”. The workshop…

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Publication at CHI 2021

Congratulations to Dmitry Alexandrovsky, Maximilian Achim Friehs, Jendrik Grittern, Susanne Putze, Max V. Birk, Rainer Malaka and Regan L. Mandryk for the accepted paper “Serious Snacking: A Survival Analysis of how Snacking Mechanics affect Attrition in a Mobile Serious Game” at CHI ’21. The paper…

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EU-Project MUHAI goes online

The EU Project MUHAI (Meaning and Understanding for Human-centric AI) that is spearheaded by the Center for Computing Technologies (TZI) of the Bremen University goes online. On the Web at as well as in the social media via:

Twitter -

Instagram - https:/…

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Best Full Paper Award at IFIP-ICEC 2020 for Nat Sarakit and Rainer Malaka

Congratulations to Nat Sararit and Rainer Malaka for their publication “Serious Violence: The Effects of Violent Elements in Serious Game”, which received the best full paper award at IFIP_ICEC 2020. This paper explores the effects of violent versus non-violent audiovisual and narrative elements.…

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