Danaë Stanton Fraser

Professor in Human Computer Interaction, Department of Psychology, University of Bath

Professor Danaë Stanton Fraser is Co-Investigator on Bristol+Bath Creative R+D. She sits on the Executive team and is particularly interested in studying the audience experience of new forms of immersive technology.

Danaë directs the CREATE Lab in Psychology at the University of Bath. Her area of expertise is human-computer interaction with a focus on the design and evaluation of mobile, virtual and pervasive technologies. Her work is underpinned by a process of co-design with end users and industrial partners in the development and evaluation of technologies. Danaë has obtained grants from the EPSRC, ESRC[i], AHRC[ii], charities and industry. She is currently also an investigator on the EPSRC Renew project and the EPSRC Virtual Realities project.

Danaë has published in high-impact international journals and conferences including ACM[iii] CHI Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems, Distributed Interactive Simulation (DIS), Computer Supported Collaborative Learning (CSCL) and Ubicomp[iv] as well as in JEP[v] Applied, Behavioural Brain Research, Ergonomics, Computers in Human Behaviour and Memory and Cognition.

Danaë is a member of both the EPSRC ICT Strategic Advisory Team and the Digital Economy Programme Advisory Board.

[i] Economic and Social Research Council

[ii] Arts and Humanities Research Council

[iii] Association for Computing Machinery

[iv] Ubiquitous computing (or "ubicomp") is a concept in software engineering and computer science where computing is made to appear anytime and everywhere

[v] Journal of Electronic Publishing