Danny Harrison

Danny Harrison
Former: PhD Student
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I'm interested in methods to encourage increased walking and cycling in London, using public displays and personal devices. I enjoy creating both physical and software prototypes, and conducting in the wild research.

Brief biography

Currently: Vice-Chancellor's Research Fellow, Northumbria University

Research Publications

R Fleck, Marta Cecchinato, Anna Cox, Danny Harrison, Paul Marshall, JH Na, A Skatova Life-swap: how discussions around personal data can motivate desire for change 2020 Personal and Ubiquitous Computing, Journal article
Marta Cecchinato, J Rooksby, A Hiniker, S Munson, K Lukoff, L Ciolfi, A Thieme, Danny Harrison Designing for Digital Wellbeing: A Research & Practice Agenda 2019 Extended Abstracts of the 2019 CHI Conference, Conference paper (text), Glasgow, Scotland
M Pateman, Danny Harrison, Paul Marshall, Marta Cecchinato The Role of Aesthetics and Design: Wearables in Situ 2018 CHI'18 Extended Abstracts, Conference paper (text), Montreal, Canada
Danny Harrison, R Banks, T Regan, M Grayson Presenting Physical Things Digitally: New Collecting Practices 2017 Research Through Design 2017, Conference paper (text), Edinburgh, UK
Danny Harrison, Paul Marshall, Nadia Berthouze A review of physical-activity tracking technologies and how to assess their effectiveness 2017 Conference paper (text)
Marta Cecchinato, Danny Harrison Degrees of Agency in Owners and Users of Home IoT Devices 2017 CHI'17 workshop: Making Home: Asserting Agency in the Age of IoT, Conference paper (text)
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 paper (text)
R Fleck, Danny Harrison Shared PI: Sharing Personal Data to Support Reflection and Behaviour Change 2015 Workshop on Beyond Personal Informatics: Designing for Personal Experiences with Data, CHI 2015, Conference abstract/presentation slides, Seoul, South Korea
Danny Harrison, Paul Marshall, N Bianchi-Berthouze, Jon Bird Activity tracking: Barriers, workarounds and customisation 2015 Conference paper (text), New York, NY, USA
Danny Harrison, Marta Cecchinato "Give me five minutes!" Feeling time slip by 2015 UbiComp and ISWC 2015 - Proceedings of the 2015 ACM International Joint Conference on Pervasive and Ubiquitous Computing and the Proceedings of the 2015 ACM International Symposium on Wearable Computers, Conference paper (text)
Sarah Gallacher, J O'Connor, Jon Bird, Yvonne Rogers, L Capra, Danny Harrison, Paul Marshall Mood Squeezer: Lightening up the Workplace through Playful and Lightweight Interactions 2015 Conference paper (text)
Danny Harrison, Paul Marshall, N Bianchi-Berthouze, Jon Bird Tracking physical activity: problems related to running longitudinal studies with commercial devices 2014 Conference paper (text)
Danny Harrison, Jon Bird, Paul Marshall, Nadia Berthouze Looking for bright spots: a bottom-up approach to encouraging urban exercise 2013 British HCI 2013, Conference proceeding, Uxbridge, UK
I Akpan, Paul Marshall, Jon Bird, Danny Harrison Exploring the Effects of Space and Place on Engagement with an Interactive Installation 2013 CHI '13 Proceedings of the SIGCHI Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems, Conference paper (text)
Jon Bird, D Fozzati, Danny Harrison, Paul Marshall Healthy shopping: a longitudinal study of a mobile app to encourage a balanced diet. 2013 UbiComp (Adjunct Publication), Conference paper (text)
Danny Harrison, Jon Bird, Paul Marshall, Nadia Berthouze Looking for bright spots: a bottom-up approach to encouraging urban exercise 2013 Conference paper (text)
Jon Bird, Danny Harrison, Paul Marshall The Challenge of Maintaining Interest in a Large-Scale Public Floor Display 2013 Proceedings of Workshop on Experiencing Interactivity in Public Spaces (EIPS), CHI'13, Conference paper (text)
Danny Harrison, Yvonne Rogers UCLIC 2013 Interactions, Journal article
D Kontaris, Danny Harrison, E-E Patsoule, S Zhuang, A Slade Feelybean: communicating touch over distance. 2012 CHI Extended Abstracts, Conference paper (text)
Sarah Gallacher, Connie Golsteijn, V Kalnikaite, Steven Houben, Rose Johnson, Danny Harrison, Nicolai Marquardt SenCity 2: Visualizing the Hidden Pulse of a City 1900 Poster