Sortytelling for the elderly
...storytelling, health, well-being!
In recent years storytelling has emerged as a valuable tool for diagnosis, treatment and therapy in a number health-related and medical fields. This project focuses on the design and evaluation of visual storytelling tools specifically created for the elderly, with the aim of supporting them in improving and maintaining their sense of belonging, self-worth, and social connectedness.
...visualization, sustainability, temporal!
As part of this ongoing project, we have been developing visualizations that allow ordinary people to monitor their energy usage over time, and make historic and normative comparisons. The aim is to better support users in changing their energy consumption behaviour by understaning how and when they use energy.
Games and visualizations for health
...serious games, visualizations, health!
This projects investigates the use of serious games and visualizations for the promotion of community health, particularly in remote and under-resourced regions of the world, such as Amazonia.