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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

Wozniak P.W., Fedosov A., Mencarini E., Knaving K. (2017). "Soil, Rock, and Snow: On Designing for information Sharing in Outdoor Sports". In Proceedings of the 2017 Conference on Designing Interactive Systems. ACM (PDF)

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)