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Eleonora Mencarini

  • Phone: 0461314576
  • FBK Povo
Short bio

Eleonora is a Ph.D. student in Human-Computer Interaction at the University of Trento and FBK (Italy).  In 2011 she received her master degree in Communication Science from the University of Siena (Italy) and, before beginning the Ph.D., she worked as interaction designer at FBK. Currently, her research topic is Haptic Interaction for Motor Skills Learning. In particular, she is considering sport climbing as case study.

Research interests
User-centered design Co-design Embodiment

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)

Mencarini E., Giusti L., Zancanaro M., (2012). "An Investigation on Acceptance and Rejection of Public Displays in a Knowledge Company". In PerDis’12 - Proceedings of the 2012 International Symposium on Pervasive Displays. Publisher: ACM. (PDF)