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Eleonora Mencarini

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Short bio

Eleonora is a Post-Doctoral researcher. She graduated from her PhD in June 2018 with a thesis on "Designing Wearables for Climbing: Integrating the Practice and the Experience Perspectives of Outdoor Adventire sports". Moreover, she holds a MA in Communication Science from the University of Siena (Italy). Currently, her research topic is Augmented Communication for Outdoor Sports.

Research interests
Co-design Embodiment Wearable devices

Mencarini E., Leonardi C., Cappelletti A., Giovanelli D., De Angeli A., Zancanaro M. (accepted, to be published). "Co-Designing Wearable Devices for Sports: The Case Study of Sport Climbing". International Journal of Human-Computer Studies.

Mencarini, E., Leonardi, C., De Angeli, A., & Zancanaro, M. (2016, October). "Design Opportunities for Wearable Devices in Learning to Climb". In Proceedings of the 9th Nordic Conference on Human-Computer Interaction. ACM. (PDF)

Mencarini, E., De Angeli, A., & Zancanaro, M. (2016, September). "Emotions in climbing: a design opportunity for haptic communication". In Proceedings of the 2016 ACM International Joint Conference on Pervasive and Ubiquitous Computing: Adjunct (pp. 867-871). ACM. (PDF)