Anna Cox

Anna Cox
Reader and Deputy Director of UCLIC
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+44 (0)20 3108 7074 (x57074)
Room: 2.14
UCLIC, University College London
66 - 72 Gower Street
London, WC1E 6EA
United Kingdom

External Activities:

  • Doctoral Consortium Co-Chair and Subcommittee Chair for Understanding People for CHI2017 in Denver
  • General Conference Co-Chair for CHI PLAY 2015 & 2016
  • Associate Chair for CHI2015 and CHI2016
  • Member of the EPSRC College
  • External Examiner at University of York
  • Governor at Sandringham School, St Albans

Current funding:

  • GetAMoveOn: transforming health through enabling mobility (EPSRC) EP/N027299/1 £923,685 The network starts on 1st April 2016 and runs for 48 months
  • Life Swap Workshops (EPSRC via Balance Network) £3280. The project started in 2015 and runs for 6 months. (Co-I)
  • Open3D: Collaborative Editing for 3D Virtual Worlds (EPSRC) EP/M013685/1. £712,097. The project started in June 2015 will run for 36 months. (Co-I)
  • C-PLACID: Computational PLatform for Assessment of Cognition In Dementia (EPSRC) EP/M006093/1. £1,430,004. The project started in January 2015 and will run for 36 months. (Co-I)
  • Media Multitasking in New Broadcasting System Content Experiences. EPSRC & BBC Studentship.£100K, 2014-18. (Co-I)
  • ECLIPSE: Exploring the Current Landscape of Intravenous Infusion Practices & Errors (NIHR HS&DR) 12/209/27.£491,919.40. The project started in July 2014 and will run for 36 months. (Co-I)

Completed projects:

  • Citizen Cyberlab (EU FP7) 317705. €3,400,000 (approx. £2,704,754) The project started in October 2012 and ran for 3 years. (Co-I)
  • CHI+MED: Computer-Human Interaction for Medical Devices (EPSRC Programme Grant) EP/G059063/1. £5,792,050 The project started in October 2009 and ran for 6 years 3 months. (Co-I)
  • Digital Epiphanies (EPSRC) EP/K025392/1. £195,135 The project started in February 2013 ran for 18 months. (PI)
  • Healthy Interactive Systems in Healthcare (EPRSC Platform Grant) EP/G004560/1. £422,828 The project started in February 2009 and ran for 5 years. (Co-I)
  • KTP 6938 funded by ESRC & the Technology Strategy Board with Paperstone on the use of 'Human-Computer Interaction' methods to transfer usability and accessibility knowledge to the company. £116,856 The project started in February 2009 and ran for 18 months. (PI)
  • A rational framework for modeling interactive search (EPSRC First Grant) GR/T28225/01. £122,692 The project started in February 2005 and ran for 2 years 3 months. (PI)

Videos & Articles in Popular Media:

  • featured in The Psychologist - From the ZX Spectrum to smartwatches (April 2016)
  • featured in Women at UCL: Presence and Absence (March 2016)
  • Video of talk given at Product Tank Managing Interruptions = Better Digital Product Design and a summary of it too (July 2015)
  • article in The Conversation The gamer in your life isn't ignoring you, they're blind to your presence (June 2014)
  • article in The Conversation Rough day at work? Call of Duty can help you recover in The Conversation (June 2014)
  • featured in in BPS Occupational Digest - Gamers find it easier to relax and detach from work (March 2014)
  • featured in Mens Health Magazine - The Super Fun Way to De-Stress from Work (April 2014)
  • article in The Conversation - Speed reading apps are great for snippets but not sonnets (March 2014)
  • featured in Times Higher Educational Who got that job? (July 2004)

Book & Associated Tutorials:

Research Methods for Human Computer Interaction: Cambridge University Press. Paul Cairns & Anna L Cox (Eds)
'Research Methods for Human-Computer Interaction is a wonderful resource, for both students and practitioners, who need to take a scientific approach to the design of user interfaces. [....]' Dr Alan Blackwell, Reader in Interdisciplinary Design, University of Cambridge Computer Laboratory
The book is available direct from the publisher, from amazon, and other good booksellers!
I have delivered research methods courses to conference attendees at the following events:

  • Research Methods in HCI Tutorial that was delivered at BCS-HCI 2008
  • Methods for HCI Research was delivered at CHI2015 in Seoul, South Korea
  • Methods for HCI Research will be delivered at CHI2016 in San Jose, USA

Research Publications

Authors
Title
Year
Publication
Jake Rigby, Duncan Brumby, Anna Cox, Sandy Gould Watching Movies on Netflix: Investigating the Effect of Screen Size on Viewer Immersion 2016 MobileHCI, Conference proceeding, Florence, Italy
Charlene Jennett, L Kloetzer, J Himmelstein, A Vaugoux, I Iacovides, Anna Cox Learning in Game Jams: A Case Study of the GLASS Summer School 2016 Playful Learning 2016, Conference Presentation, Playful Learning 2016 Manchester, UK
Sandy Gould, Anna Cox, Duncan Brumby Diminished Control in Crowdsourcing: An Investigation of Crowdworker Multitasking Behavior 2016 ACM Transactions on Computer - Human Interaction, Journal article
Charlene Jennett, Anna Cox, L Kloetzer, D Schneider, E Li, Emily Collins, M Fritz, R Goujet, E Rusack, I Charalampidis Games and gamification in citizen science: Lessons from Citizen Cyberlab 2016 "Gaming for Good" workshop at ECSA 2016, Conference Presentation, "Gaming for Good" workshop at ECSA 2016 Berlin, Germany
Amid Ayobi, Paul Marshall, Anna Cox Reflections on 5 Years of Personal Informatics: Rising Concerns and Emerging Directions 2016 CHI'16, Conference proceeding, San Jose, CA, USA
Sarah Wiseman, Miño G Soto, Anna Cox, Sandy Gould, J Moore, C Needham Use Your Words: Designing One-time Pairing Codes to Improve User Experience 2016 Proceedings of the 2016 CHI Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems, Conference proceeding, New York, USA
Anna Cox, Sandy Gould, Marta Cecchinato, I Iacovides, Ian Renfree Design Frictions for Mindful Interactions: The Case for Microboundaries 2016 Proceedings of the 2016 CHI Conference Extended Abstracts on Human Factors in Computing Systems, Conference proceeding, New York, USA
Duncan Brumby, Ann Blandford, Anna Cox, Sandy Gould, Paul Marshall Research Methods for HCI: Understanding People Using Interactive Technologies 2016 Proceedings of the 2016 CHI Conference Extended Abstracts on Human Factors in Computing Systems, Conference, CHI San Jose, CA, USA
Ian Renfree, Anna Cox Tangibly Reducing Sedentariness in Office Workers 2016 CHI'16 workshop: Tangibles 4 Health, Conference proceeding, San Jose, CA, USA
Marta Cecchinato, Anna Cox, J BIRD Work-Life Balance through Tangibles and the Internet of Things. 2016 CHI'16 workshop: Tangibles 4 Health, Conference proceeding, San Jose, CA
Ian Renfree, Danny Harrison, Paul Marshall, Katarzyna Stawarz, Anna Cox Don’t Kick the Habit: The Role of Dependency in Habit Formation Apps 2016 Conference, Proceedings of the 34th Annual ACM Conference Extended Abstracts on Human Factors in Computing Systems San Jose, CA, USA
Simon Li, Anna Cox, C Or, Ann Blandford Effects of monetary reward and punishment on information checking behaviour 2016 Applied Ergonomics, Journal article
Ann Blandford, Dominic Furniss, Imogen Lyons, G Chumbley, I Iacovides, L Wei, Anna Cox, A Mayer, K Schnock, DW Bates Exploring the Current Landscape of Intravenous Infusion Practices and Errors (ECLIPSE): Protocol for a mixedmethods observational study 2016 BMJ Open, Journal article
Sandy Gould, Anna Cox, Duncan Brumby, A Wickersham Now Check Your Input: Brief Task Lockouts Encourage Checking, Longer Lockouts Encourage Task Switching. 2016 CHI, Conference proceeding
Duncan Brumby, Ann Blandford, Anna Cox, Sandy Gould, Paul Marshall Research Methods for HCI: Understanding People Using Interactive Technologies. 2016 CHI Extended Abstracts, Conference proceeding
Charlene Jennett, L Kloetzer, D Schneider, I Iacovides, Anna Cox, M Gold, B Fuchs, A Eveleigh, K Mathieu, Z Ajani Motivations, learning and creativity in online citizen science 2016 Journal of Science Communication, Journal article
Sarah Wiseman, Judith Borghouts, D Grgic, Duncan Brumby, Anna Cox The Effect Of Interface Type On Visual Error Checking Behavior 2015 HFES 2015 International Annual Meeting, Conference proceeding, Los Angeles
Anna Cox, Paul Cairns CHI PLAY 2015 chairs' welcome 2015 CHI PLAY 2015 - Proceedings of the 2015 Annual Symposium on Computer-Human Interaction in Play, Conference proceeding
I Iacovides, Anna Cox, R Kennedy, Paul Cairns, Charlene Jennett Removing the HUD: The impact of non-diegetic game elements and expertise on player involvement 2015 CHI PLAY 2015 - Proceedings of the 2015 Annual Symposium on Computer-Human Interaction in Play, Conference proceeding
Sandy Gould, Anna Cox, Duncan Brumby, Sarah Wiseman Home is Where the Lab is: A Comparison of Online and Lab Data From a Time-sensitive Study of Interruption 2015 Human Computation, Journal article
CP Janssen, Sandy Gould, Simon Li, Duncan Brumby, Anna Cox Integrating knowledge of multitasking and interruptions across different perspectives and research methods 2015 International Journal of Human Computer Studies, Journal article
R Fleck, Anna Cox, RAV Robison Balancing boundaries: Using multiple devices to manage work-life balance 2015 Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems - Proceedings, Conference proceeding
Katarzyna Stawarz, Anna Cox, Ann Blandford Beyond self-tracking and reminders: Designing smartphone apps that support habit formation 2015 Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems - Proceedings, Conference proceeding
Katarzyna Stawarz, Anna Cox Designing for Health Behavior Change: HCI Research Alone Is Not Enough 2015 CHI 2015 Workshop: Crossing HCI and Health: Advancing Health and Wellness Technology Research in Home and Community Settings, Conference Presentation, CHI 2015 Workshop: Crossing HCI and Health: Advancing Health and Wellness Technology Research in Home
Sandy Gould, Duncan Brumby, Anna Cox, G Fitzpatrick, J Hoonhout, D Lamas, E Law Methods for human-computer interaction research 2015 Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems - Proceedings, Conference proceeding
I Iacovides, Anna Cox Moving beyond fun: Evaluating serious experience in digital game 2015 Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems - Proceedings, Conference proceeding
Marta Cecchinato, R Fleck, Jon Bird, Anna Cox Online vs. Offline: Implications for Work Identity 2015 Between the lines: Reevaluating the Online/Offline Binary: A workshop at CHI'15, Conference proceeding, Seoul, Korea
Marta Cecchinato, Anna Cox, Jon Bird Smartwatches: The good, the bad and the Ugly? 2015 Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems - Proceedings, Conference proceeding
Sandy Gould, Anna Cox, Duncan Brumby Task lockouts induce crowdworkers to switch to other activities 2015 Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems - Proceedings, Conference proceeding
Marta Cecchinato, Anna Cox, Jon Bird Working 9-5? Professional differences in email and boundary management practices 2015 Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems - Proceedings, Conference proceeding
I Iacovides, Anna Cox Case studies: Understanding players and the contexts in which they play. 2015 Conference proceeding, Paper presented at the Workshop on “Crossing Domains: Diverse Perspectives on Players” at CHI 2015, Seoul, South Korea, April 2015
I Iacovides, Ann Blandford, Anna Cox, BD Franklin, P Lee, Chris Vincent Infusion device standardisation and dose error reduction software 2015 British Journal of Health Care Management, Journal article
Charlene Jennett, Dominic Furniss, I Iacovides, Sarah Wiseman, Sandy Gould, Anna Cox Exploring Citizen Psych-Science and the Motivations of Errordiary Volunteers 2014 Human Computation, Journal article
Emily Collins, Anna Cox, Jon Bird, C Cornish-Trestrail Barriers to Engagement with a Personal Informatics Productivity Tool 2014 OzCHI'14, Conference proceeding, Sydney, Australia
Charlene Jennett, Anna Cox 8 guidelines for designing virtual citizen science projects 2014 Citizen + X Workshop: Volunteer-Based Crowdsourcing in Science, Public Health and Government. At HCOMP 2014, Conference proceeding, Pittsburgh, PA
Ann Blandford, Jonathan Back, Anna Cox, Dominic Furniss, I Iacovides, C VIncent Closing the Virtuous Circle: Making the Nuances of Infusion Pump Use Visible 2014 HFES 2014 International Symposium on Human Factors and Ergonomics in Health Care, Conference proceeding, Chicago
J Himmelstein, M Couzic, Charlene Jennett, Anna Cox, R Goujet, A Lindner, F Taddei RedWire: A novel way to create and re-mix games 2014 CHI Play, Conference proceeding, Toronto, Canada
Anna Cox, Jon Bird, N Mauthner, S Dray, A Peters, Emily Collins Socio-Technical Practices and Work-Home Boundaries 2014 MobileHCI, Conference proceeding, Toronto, Canada
R Fleck, RAV Robison, Anna Cox Balancing Boundaries: The Role of Technology Boundary Work in Managing Work-Life Balance 2014 Workshop on Socio-Technical Systems and Work-Home Boundaries, MobileHCI'14, Conference proceeding, MobileHCI'14 Workshop: Socio-Technical Systems and Work-Home Boundaries
Emily Collins, Anna Cox Social Networking Use and RescueTime: The issue of Engagement 2014 ACM Digital Library, Conference proceeding, Seattle, USA
I Iacovides, Anna Cox, Dominic Furniss, C Myketiak Exploring empathy through sobering persuasive technologies: “No breaks! Where are you going missy?” 2014 Performance, Demonstration presented at the 2014 BCS Conference on Human-Computer Interaction (BCS-HCI 2014), Southport, UK
Dominic Furniss, I Iacovides, Charlene Jennett, Sandy Gould, Anna Cox, Ann Blandford How to run an Errordiary Workshop: Exploring errors and resilience strategies with patients, professionals and the public 2014 Third Resilience Health Care Net Meeting, Conference proceeding, Hindsgavl Castle, Denmark
Charlene Jennett, Anna Cox The gamer in your life isn't ignoring you, they're blind to your presence 2014 Http://theconversation.com/the-gamer-in-your-life-isnt-ignoring-you-theyre-blind-to-your-presence-27885, Internet publication
Emily Collins, Anna Cox Rough day at work? Call of Duty can help you recover 2014 Https://theconversation.com/rough-day-at-work-call-of-duty-can-help-you-recover-26030, Internet publication
Charlene Jennett, Anna Cox, D Mastracci, C Regalado From London to the Arctic: Exploring Engagement and Learning in Citizen Cyberscience 2014 Http://aglobalvillage.org/journal/issue12/virtualcitizen/jennett/, Internet publication
Katarzyna Stawarz, Anna Cox, Ann Blandford Personalized routine support for tackling medication non-adherence 2014 CHI'14 Workshop: Personalised Behaviour Change Technologies, Conference proceeding, Toronto, Canada
AMM Eveleigh, Charlene Jennett, Ann Blandford, P Brohan, Anna Cox Designing for Dabblers and Deterring Drop-Outs in Citizen Science 2014 CHI 2014, Conference proceeding, Toronto, ON, Canada
Katarzyna Stawarz, Anna Cox, Ann Blandford Don't Forget Your Pill! Designing Effective Medication Reminder Apps That Support Users' Daily Routines 2014 CHI2014, Conference proceeding, Toronto, Canada
I Iacovides, Anna Cox, T Knoll Learning the game: breakdowns, breakthroughs and player strategies 2014 CHI 2014: 32nd Annual ACM Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems: One of a CHInd, Conference proceeding, Toronto, Canada
Paul Cairns, Anna Cox, Nordin A Imran Immersion in Digital Games: Review of Gaming Experience Research 2014 Chapter
Charlene Jennett, Dominic Furniss, I Iacovides, Anna Cox In the MOOD for Citizen Psych-Science 2014 Citizen Cyberscience Summit 2014, Conference proceeding, London, UK
Charlene Jennett, Anna Cox Eight guidelines for designing virtual citizen science projects 2014 AAAI Workshop - Technical Report, Conference proceeding
Marta Cecchinato, Anna Cox, Jon Bird “I check my emails on the toilet”: Email Practices and Work-Home Boundary Management 2014 Conference proceeding, MobileHCI'14 Workshop: Socio-Technical Systems and Work-Home Boundaries
Sandy Gould, Dominic Furniss, Charlene Jennett, Sarah Wiseman, I Iacovides, Anna Cox MOODs: Building Massive Open Online Diaries for Researchers, Teachers and Contributors 2014 CHI 2014, Conference proceeding
Marta Cecchinato, Jon Bird, Anna Cox Personalised email tools: a solution to email overload? 2014 CHI'14 Workshop: Personalised Behaviour Change Technologies, Conference proceeding, Toronto, Canada
Duncan Brumby, Anna Cox, J Chung, B Fernandes How does knowing what you are looking for change visual search behavior? 2014 CHI '14: Proceedings of the SIGCHI Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems, Conference proceeding
I Iacovides, Ann Blandford, Anna Cox, Franklin B Dean, P Lee, Chris Vincent Infusion device standardisation and dose error reduction software 2014 British Journal of Nursing, Journal article
A Howes, BR Cowan, Paul Cairns, AJ Hornof, CP Janssen, SJ Payne, Anna Cox, P Pirolli Interaction science SIG: Overcoming challenges 2014 CHI EA 2014, Conference proceeding, Toronto, Canada
Emily Collins, Anna Cox Out of work, out of mind? Smartphone use and work-life boundaries 2014 International Journal of Mobile Human Computer Interaction, Journal article
I Iacovides, Anna Cox, A Avakian, T Knoll Player strategies: Achieving breakthroughs and progressing in single-player and cooperative games 2014 CHI PLAY 2014 - Proceedings of the 2014 Annual Symposium on Computer-Human Interaction in Play, Conference proceeding
Emily Collins, Anna Cox Switch on to games: Can digital games aid post-work recovery? 2014 International Journal of Human Computer Studies, Journal article
Duncan Brumby, A Tajadura-Jiménez, Toit H Du, Anna Cox, Harry Griffin Working with the television on: An investigation into media multitasking 2014 Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems - Proceedings, Conference proceeding
Sarah Wiseman, Duncan Brumby, Anna Cox, O Hennessy Tailoring number entry interfaces to the task of programming medical infusion pumps 2013 Human Factors and Ergonomics Society Annual Meeting, Conference proceeding, San Diego
Sandy Gould, Duncan Brumby, Anna Cox What does it mean for an interruption to be relevant? an investigation of relevance as a memory effect 2013 HFES 2013: Proceedings of the Annual Meeting of the Human Factors and Ergonomics Society, Conference proceeding
L Kloetzer, D Schneider, Charlene Jennett, I Iacovides, A Eveleigh, Anna Cox, M Gold Learning by volunteer computing, thinking and gaming: What and how are volunteers learning by participating in Virtual Citizen Science? 2013 ESREA 2013, Conference proceeding, Berlin
A Eveleigh, Charlene Jennett, S Lynn, Anna Cox "I want to be a Captain! I want to be a Captain!": Gamification in the Old Weather Citizen Science Project. 2013 Gamifciation 2013, Conference proceeding, Stratford, ON, Canada
Paul Cairns, Anna Cox, M Day, H Martin, T Perryman Who but not where: The effect of social play on immersion in digital games 2013 International Journal of Human Computer Studies, Journal article
Katarzyna Stawarz, Anna Cox How technology supporting daily habits could help women remember oral contraception 2013 BCS-HCI 2013 Workshop: Habits in Human-Computer Interaction, Conference proceeding, BCS-HCI 2013 Workshop: Habits in Human-Computer Interaction
I Iacovides, Anna Cox, Ann Blandford Supporting learning within the workplace: Device training in healthcare. 2013 Cognitive Ergonomics 2013, Conference proceeding, Toulouse, France
Duncan Brumby, Anna Cox, Jon Bird Too Much Email, Too Much Checking 2013 BCS-HCI 2013 Workshop: Habits in Human-Computer Interaction, Conference proceeding, BCS-HCI 2013 Workshop: Habits in Human-Computer Interaction
Anna Cox, Jon Bird, R Fleck Digital Epiphanies: how self-knowledge can change habits and our attitudes towards them 2013 Conference proceeding, Brunel University, London, UK
P Oladimeji, Harold Thimbleby, Anna Cox A performance review of number entry interfaces 2013 INTERACT 2013, Conference proceeding, Cape Town, South Africa
Sandy Gould, Anna Cox, Duncan Brumby Using Graphical Representations to Support the Calculation of Infusion Parameters 2013 INTERACT 2013: Human-Computer Interaction, Conference proceeding
F Soboczenski, Paul Cairns, Anna Cox Increasing accuracy by decreasing presentation quality in transcription tasks 2013 INTERACT 2013, Conference proceeding
MG Ament, Anna Cox, Ann Blandford, Duncan Brumby Making a task difficult: evidence that device-oriented steps are effortful and error-prone. 2013 Journal of Experimental Psychology: Applied, Journal article
Duncan Brumby, Anna Cox, Jonathan Back, Sandy Gould Recovering From an Interruption: Investigating Speed-Accuracy Trade-Offs in Task Resumption Behavior 2013 Journal of Experimental Psychology: Applied, Journal article
Sarah Wiseman, Anna Cox, Duncan Brumby, Sandy Gould, S O'Carroll Using checksums to detect number entry error 2013 Proceedings of the SIGCHI Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems, Conference proceeding, New York, NY, USA
Charlene Jennett, A Eveleigh, K Mathieu, Z Ajani, Anna Cox Creativity in citizen science: All for one and one for all 2013 WebSci 2013 Workshop: Creativity and Attention in the Age of the Web, Conference proceeding, WebSci 2013 Workshop: Creativity and Attention in the Age of the Web
Y Zhou, Jon Bird, Anna Cox, Duncan Brumby Estimating Usage Can Reduce the Stress of Social Networking 2013 Conference proceeding, CHI2013 Workshop: Personal Informatics in the Wild, Hacking Habits for Health & Happiness
Sarah Wiseman, O Hennessy, Anna Cox, Duncan Brumby The Language Of Numbers 2013 CHI 2012 Workshop: Grand Challenges In Text Entry, Conference proceeding, Paris, France
I Iacovides, Charlene Jennett, C Cornish-Trestrail, Anna Cox Do games attract or sustain engagement in citizen science?: A study of volunteer motivations 2013 CHI 2013, Conference proceeding, Paris, France
Charlene Jennett, L Kloetzer, M Gold, Anna Cox Sociability in virtual citizen science 2013 CHI 2013 Workshop: Designing and Evaluating Sociability in Online Video Games, Conference proceeding, CHI 2013 Workshop: Designing and Evaluating Sociability in Online Video Games
Sarah Wiseman, Anna Cox, Duncan Brumby Designing Devices With the Task in Mind: Which Numbers Are Really Used in Hospitals? 2013 Human Factors, Journal article
Wardlaw, Anna Cox, Haklay Adaptation of Method-resources Between Projects: A Case Study From a Dynamic and Complex Work Domain 2013 Conference proceeding, CHI 2013 Workshop: Made for Sharing: HCI Stories of Transfer, Triumph and Tragedy
Back, Anna Cox Artifacts for programmable devices: the good, the bad and the ugly 2013 CHI '13, Conference proceeding, Paris, France
Sandy Gould, Anna Cox, Duncan Brumby, Sarah Wiseman Assessing the viability of online interruption studies 2013 HCOMP-13, Conference proceeding, Palm Springs, CA, USA
Jonathan Back, I Iacovides, Dominic Furniss, Chris Vincent, Anna Cox, Ann Blandford Designing Better Prescription Charts: Why we can’t just ask the nurses. 2013 Conference proceeding, CHI 2013 Workshop: Safer Interaction in Medical Devices (CHI+MED)
A Bradley, Duncan Brumby, Anna Cox, Jon Bird How to Manage Your Inbox: Is a Once a Day Strategy Best? 2013 BCS-HCI '13: Proceedings of the International BCS Human-Computer Interaction Conference, Conference proceeding
Sandy Gould, Anna Cox, Duncan Brumby Frequency and duration of self-initiated task-switching in an online investigation of interrupted performance 2013 HCOMP-2014: Human Computation and Crowdsourcing, Works in Progress and Demonstrations, Conference proceeding
Stawarz, Anna Cox, Jon Bird, Rachel Benedyk "I'd sit at home and do work emails": how tablets affect the work-life balance of office workers. 2013 CHI 2013, Conference proceeding, Paris, France
Duncan Brumby, Anna Cox, Jonathan Back, Sandy Gould Recovering from an interruption: Investigating speed-accuracy tradeoffs in task resumption strategy 2013 Journal of Experimental Psychology: Applied, Journal article
P Oladimeji, Harold Thimbleby, Paul Curzon, I Iacovides, Anna Cox Exploring unlikely errors using video games: An example in number entry research 2012 Conference proceeding, Fun & Games 2012 Workshop: Safety-Critical Systems and Video Games
Sandy Gould, Duncan Brumby, Anna Cox, V González, D Salvucci, N Taatgen Multitasking and interruptions: A SIG on bridging the gap between research on the micro and macro worlds 2012 CHI EA '12: Proceedings of the Extended Abstracts of the ACM Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems, Conference proceeding
A Kamsin,, AE Blandford,, Anna Cox Personal task management: my tools fall apart when I'm very busy! 2012 CHI 2012, Conference proceeding, Austen, Texas
Jonathan Back, Anna Cox, Duncan Brumby Choosing to interleave: Human error and information access cost 2012 CHI '12: Proceedings of the SIGCHI Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems, Conference proceeding
Anna Cox, Paul Cairns, P Shah, M Carroll Not doing but thinking: the role of challenge in the gaming experience 2012 CHI 2012, Conference proceeding, Austen, Texas
Sarah Wiseman, Anna Cox, Duncan Brumby A case for Number Entry 2012 CHI 2012 Workshop: Designing and Evaluating Text Entry Methods: 30th ACM Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems, Conference proceeding, CHI 2012 Workshop: Designing and Evaluating Text Entry Methods
Sarah Wiseman, Anna Cox, Duncan Brumby Designing for the task: what numbers are really used in hospitals? 2012 CHI 2012: the 30th ACM Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems: Work In Progress, Conference proceeding, Austin, Texas
Sarah Wiseman, Sandy Gould, Dominic Furniss, Anna Cox Errordiary: Support for Teaching Human Error 2012 Conference proceeding, CHI 2012 Workshop: A Contextualised Curriculum for HCI
Duncan Brumby, Anna Cox, Rose Johnson, Yvonne Rogers Embedding the CHI Student Design Competition into Project-Based Learning 2012 CHI 2012 Workshop: A Contextualised Curriculum for HCI, Conference proceeding, CHI 2012 Workshop: A Contextualised Curriculum for HCI
Sandy Gould, Anna Cox, Ann Blandford Using wikis to encourage collaborative writing and learning 2012 Conference proceeding, CHI 2012 Workshop: A Contextualised Curriculum for HCI
S Jones, Sandy Gould, Anna Cox Snookered by an interruption? Use a cue 2012 BCS-HCI '12, Conference proceeding, Birmingham, UK
Paul Cairns, Anna Cox, Duncan Brumby, Harold Thimbleby Teaching HCI students to be researchers 2012 Conference proceeding, CHI 2012 Workshop: A Contextualised Curriculum for HCI
S Makri, Ann Blandford, Anna Cox, S Attfield, C Warwick Evaluating the Information Behaviour methods: Formative evaluations of two methods for assessing the functionality and usability of electronic information resources 2011 INT J HUM-COMPUT ST, Journal article
S Makri, Ann Blandford, Anna Cox This is what I’m doing and why: Methodological reflections on a naturalistic think-aloud study of interactive information behaviour 2011 INFORM PROCESS MANAG, Journal article
H Huang, Rimvydas Ruksenas, M Ament, Paul Curzon, Anna Cox, Ann Blandford, Duncan Brumby Capturing the distinction between task and device errors in a formal model of user behaviour 2011 FMIS 2011: Formal Methods for Interactive Systems, Conference proceeding
S Makri, Ann Blandford, Anna Cox This is what I’m doing and why: Reflections on a think-aloud study of digital library users’ information behaviour 2010 JCDL'10, Conference proceeding, New York, US
Jonathan Back, Duncan Brumby, Anna Cox Locked-out: Investigating the effectiveness of system lockouts to reduce errors in routine tasks 2010 CHI EA '10: Proceedings of the Extended Abstracts of the ACM Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems, Conference proceeding
CP Janssen, Richard Young, MGA Ament, Jonathan Back, Duncan Brumby, Anna Cox, J Grace Cognitive modelling at the UCL Interaction Centre 2010 European ACT-R Workshop 2010, Conference proceeding, Proceedings of the European ACT-R Workshop 2010
M Silva, Anna Cox Can parafoveal processing explain skipping behaviour in interactive menu search? 2010 Journal of Vision, Journal article
EH Calvillo-Gamez, Paul Cairns, Anna Cox Assessing the Core Elements of the Gaming Experience 2010 Chapter
Anna Cox, Duncan Brumby, Jonathan Back Workshop on understanding, predicting and mitigating error in routine procedural tasks 2010 CogSci 2010: Proceedings of the Annual Conference of the Cognitive Science Society, Conference proceeding
MGA Ament, Anna Cox, Ann Blandford, Duncan Brumby Working memory load affects device-specific but not task-specific error rates 2010 CogSci 2010: Proceedings of the Annual Conference of the Cognitive Science Society, Conference proceeding
ST Hassard, Ann Blandford, Anna Cox Analogies in design decision-making 2009 BCS-HCI'09, Conference proceeding, New York, US
Gamez E Calvillo, Paul Cairns, Anna Cox From the Gaming Experience to the Wider User Experience 2009 BCS-HCI 2009, Conference proceeding
Gamez E Calvillo, Paul Cairns, Anna Cox The Case of User Experience in Video Games 2009 CLIHC 2009, Conference proceeding
Charlene Jennett, Anna Cox, Paul Cairns Investigating Computer Game Immersion and the Component Real World Dissociation 2009 CHI EA 2009, Conference proceeding, New York, US
MA Ament, Ann Blandford, Anna Cox Different Cognitive Mechanisms Account for Different Types of Procedural Steps 2009 CogSci'09, Conference proceeding
M Ament, Ann Blandford, Anna Cox Different Cognitive Mechanisms Account for Different Types of Procedural Steps 2009 Cognitive Science, Conference proceeding
JA Rode, E Baur, Anna Cox Ethnographic Personas 2009 EPIC 2009, Conference proceeding
D Peebles, Anna Cox Modelling Interactive Behaviour with a Rational Cognitive Architecture 2008 Chapter, London
S Makri, Ann Blandford, Anna Cox Using Information Behaviors to Evaluate the Functionality and Usability of Electronic Resources: From Ellis's Model to Evaluation 2008 J AM SOC INF SCI TEC, Journal article
Anna Cox, Paul Cairns, A Walton, S Lee Tlk or txt? Using voice input for SMS composition 2008 PERS UBIQUIT COMPUT, Journal article
Charlene Jennett, Anna Cox, Paul Cairns, S Dhoparee, A Epps, T Tijs, A Walton Measuring and defining the experience of immersion in games 2008 INT J HUM-COMPUT ST, Journal article
S Makri, Ann Blandford, Anna Cox Investigating the information-seeking behaviour of academic lawyers: From Ellis's model to design. 2008 INFORM PROCESS MANAG, Journal article
Paul Cairns, Anna Cox Applying old research methods to new problems 2008 Chapter
Charlene Jennett, Anna Cox, Paul Cairns Being "in the game" 2008 Philosophy of Computer Games, Conference proceeding, Potsdam, Germany
Anna Cox, D Peebles Cognitive Modelling in HCI Research 2008 Chapter
Ann Blandford, Anna Cox, Paul Cairns Controlled Experiments 2008 Chapter
A Adams, Anna Cox Questionnaires, in-depth interviews and focus groups 2008 Chapter
Anna Cox, Paul Cairns, Harold Thimbleby, N Webb Research Methods for HCI 2008 BCS-HCI 2008, Conference proceeding, Swindon, UK
Paul Cairns, Anna Cox Using statistics in usability research 2008 Chapter
S Makri, Ann Blandford, Anna Cox Investigating the information-seeking behaviour of academic lawyers: From Ellis's model to digital law library design. 2007 Information Processing and Management, Journal article
Ann Blandford, Rachel Benedyk, Nadia Berthouze, Anna Cox, J Dowell The Challenges of Creating Connections and Raising Awareness: Experience from UCLIC. 2007 INTERACT 2007, Conference proceeding, USA
S Makri, Ann Blandford, Anna Cox ‘I’ll just Google it!’: Should lawyers’ perceptions of Google inform the design of electronic legal resources? 2007 WISI 2007 Workshop: Web Information-Seeking and Interaction, Conference proceeding, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
N Bianchi-Berthouze, Paul Cairns, Anna Cox, Charlene Jennett, WW Kim On Posture as a Modality for Expressing and Recognizing Emotions 2006 Other
S Makri, Ann Blandford, Anna Cox A Study of Legal Information Seeking Behaviour to Inform the Design of Electronic Legal Research Tools 2006 Conference proceeding, UCL, London
S Makri, Ann Blandford, Anna Cox Studying Lawyers’ Information Seeking Behaviour to Inform the Design of Digital Law Libraries 2006 International Workshop on Digital Libraries in the Context of Users' Broader Activities (DL-CUBA) JCDL 2006, Conference proceeding, Chapel Hill, NC, USA
Simon Li, Anna Cox, Ann Blandford, Paul Cairns, Richard Young, A Abeles Further investigations into post-completion error: the effects of interruption position and duration 2006 CogSci 2006, Conference proceeding
N Bianchi-Berthouze, Paul Cairns, Anna Cox On posture as a modality for expressing and recognizing emotions. 2006 BCS-HCI 2008 Workshop: Emotion and HCI, Conference proceeding, BCS-HCI 2008 Workshop: Emotion and HCI
R Barrett, Anna Cox, J Malcolm, C Lyon Plagiarism Prevention is Discipline Specific: a view from Computer Science. 2006 Journal for the Enhancement of Learning and Teaching, Journal article
Anna Cox, M Silva The role of mouse movements in interactive search 2006 CogSci 2006, Conference proceeding
Anna Cox, M Silva Using parafoveal processing to explain skipping behaviour in interactive menu search 2006 CogSci 2006 Workshop: What have eye movements told us so far, and what is next, Conference proceeding
M Silva, Anna Cox What have eye movements told us so far, and what is next? 2006 CogSci 2006, Conference proceeding
Paul Cairns, Anna Cox, Nadia Berthouze, Charlene Jennett, S Dhoparee Quantifying the experience of immersion in games. 2006 CogSci 2006 Workshop: Cognitive Science of Games and Gameplay, Conference proceeding, CogSci 2006 Workshop: Cognitive Science of Games and Gameplay
Anna Cox, Paul Cairns, Nadia Berthouze, Charlene Jennett The use of eyetracking for measuring immersion. 2006 CogSci 2006 Workshop: What have eye movements told us so far, and what is next, Conference proceeding
R Barrett, Anna Cox At least they're learning something. The hazy line between collaboration and collusion 2005 Assessment and Evaluation in Higher Education, Journal article
M Silva, Anna Cox Eye-movement behaviour in interactive menu search: Evidence for rational analysis. 2005 BPS Cognitive Section Conference 2005, Conference proceeding
Anna Cox, Richard Young A Rational Model of the Effect of Information Scent on the Exploration of Menus 2004 ICCM 2004, Conference proceeding
Anna Cox, A Walton Evaluating the viability of speech recognition for mobile text entry 2004 HCI 2004, Conference proceeding
Anna Cox, Richard Young Evidence for the Domainy-Device and Devicey-Device Distinction 2003 EuroCogSci 03, Conference proceeding
Richard Young, Anna Cox, M Greaves Random Walk Processes in ACT-R Mechanisms Lead to a Wild Distribution of Learning Times 2002 9th ACT-R Workshop, Conference proceeding
Anna Cox, Richard Young A Closer Look At Exploratory Learning of Interactive Devices. 2001 ICCM 2001, Conference proceeding
AF Blackwell, C Britton, Anna Cox, TRG Green, CA Gurr, GF Kadoda, M Kutar, M Loomes, CL Nehaniv, M Petre Cognitive Dimensions of Notations: Design tools for cognitive technology. 2001 Cognitive Technology 2001, Conference proceeding
Anna Cox What People Learn from Exploratory Device Learning 2001 ICCM 2001, Conference proceeding
Richard Young, Anna Cox A New Rational Framework for Modelling Exploratory Device Learning … but does it Fit with ACT-R? 2000 6th ACT-R Workshop, Conference proceeding, Carnegie Mellon University
Anna Cox, Richard Young Device-Oriented and Task-Oriented Exploratory Learning of Interactive Devices 2000 ICCM 2000, Conference proceeding, Veenendaal, The Netherlands
Anna Cox Novice Users and Exploratory Learning of Interactive Devices. 2000 University of Sussex Post-Graduate Workshop: The Impact of Technology on Users: Breaking or Creating Boundaries?, Conference proceeding, University of Sussex Post-Graduate Workshop: The Impact of Technology on Users: Breaking or Creating Boundaries?
I Iacovides, Anna Cox, P McAndrew, J Aczel, E Scanlon Game-Play Breakdowns and Breakthroughs: Exploring the Relationship Between Action, Understanding, and Involvement N/A Human-Computer Interaction, Journal article
Charlene Jennett, Iacovides, P Skands, H Shomar, Anna Cox Gamification in citizen science: Projects in particle physics and synthetic biology N/A Poster, Gamification 2013 Stratford, ON, Canada
Anna Cox Exploratory Learning of Interactive Devices: What People Do and What People Learn N/A Thesis / Dissertation
Amid Ayobi, Paul Marshall, Anna Cox Reflections on 5 Years of Personal Informatics: Rising Concerns and Emerging Directions N/A Working/Discussion Paper