Yoram Chisik, DCD

Yoram Chisik, DCD
Visiting Assistant Professor
Research projects: 

Yoram Chisik is a digital media researcher, information technology catalyst and thinker of errant thoughts. His research explores the nature and meaning of technological interactions in the digital age.  Prior to engaging in an academic career he worked as a Geographical Information Science (GIS) consultant advising government agencies and corporations on the potential and application of GIS technology and developing GIS based software solutions. He holds a doctorate in communication design from the University of Baltimore, a Master of Science in GIS from the University of Edinburgh and an Honours Bachelor of Arts in Geography from York University.

Publications: 
2015
Chen, M. C., B. Jeong, and Y. Chisik, "삶 (“Salm”, “To Live”) : Gaze Reactive Typography Inspired by Ahn Sang-Soo", CHI'15 Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems, Seoul, Korea, ACM, 04/2015.
Chisik, Y., M. C. Chen, and J. Ibanez, " How to Outplay a Power Outage", Digital Games Research Association (DiGRA) 2015 - Diversity of Play, 2015.
Ibanez, J., Y. Chisik, and M. C. Chen, "Between the Bottle Cap and the Battery: An Investigation of Interrupted Gameplay", Proceedings of the 2015 ACM SIGCHI Conference on Creativity and Cognition, New York, NY, USA, ACM, pp. 189–192, 2015. Abstract
Chisik, Y., M. C. Chen, and J. Ibanez, "The Power to Play When There Is No Power", More Playful User Interfaces: Interfaces that Invite Social and Physical Interaction: Springer, 2015.
Chisik, Y., M. C. Chen, and J. Ibanez, "The Power to Play When There is No Power", More Playful User Interfaces: Springer Singapore, pp. 49-70, 2015. Abstract
2014
2013
Tranquada, S., M. C. Chen, and Y. Chisik, "Hospital Hero: A Game for Reducing Stress and Anxiety of Hospitalized Children in Emergency Room", 10th International Conference on Advances in Computer Entertainment Technology, Twente, Netherlands, ACM, 11/2013.
Chisik, Y., M. C. Chen, and M. C. Martins, "Puppets Duets in [E]ngaging Major, Op. 33", 7th International Conference on Tangible, Embedded and Embodied Interaction, Barcelona, Spain, ACM, 02/2013.
Margines, B., R. Gupta, and Y. Chisik, "Ball of Secrets", Advances in Computer Entertainment, vol. 8253: Springer International Publishing, pp. 584-587, 2013. Abstract
Chisik, Y., M. C. Chen, and M. C. Martins, "A Tale of Two Puppets, Two Avatars and Two Countries", Human-Computer Interaction – INTERACT 2013, vol. 8119: Springer Berlin Heidelberg, pp. 658-665, 2013. Abstract
2012
Gomes, A., M. C. Chen, Y. Chisik, and H. Oh, "Learning through Play Exploration of Children Interactivity in a Digital CAVE Environment", Video Games 2012 - 5ª Conferência anual em ciência e Arte dos Videojogos, Lisbon, Portugal, 12/2012. Abstract
Chisik, Y., M. C. Chen, and C. Mendes, "Puppets Duets in [E]ngaging Major, Op. 33", Advances in Computer Entertainment, ACE 2012, Kathmandu, Nepal, 11/2012.
Gomes, A., H. Oh, Y. Chisik, and M. C. Chen, "Ilha Musical: a CAVE for nurturing cultural appreciation", Proceedings of the 11th International Conference on Interaction Design and Children, IDC'11, [Acceptance Rate: 30%], New York, NY, USA, ACM, pp. 232–235, 06/2012.
Baruh, L., Y. Chisik, C. Bisson, and B. Senova, "More or Less: Amount of Personal Information Displayed in Social Network Site Profiles and Its Impact on Viewers' Intentions to Socialize with the Profile Owner.", THE 6TH International AAAI Conference on Weblogs and Social Media, ICWSM'12, [Acceptance Rate: 20%], Dublin, Ireland, The AAAI Press, 06/2012.
Baruh, L., Y. Chisik, C. Bisson, and B. Senova, "Information Quantity on Social Networking Sites and Social Attraction", Time Networks: Screen Media and Memory (The NECS 2012 Conference), Lisbon, Portugal, 01/2012.
2011
Hourcade, J. P., N. E. Bullock-Rest, J. C. Read, and Y. Chisik, "HCI for peace: promoting peace and preventing war through computing technology", Proceedings of the 13th IFIP TC 13 international conference on Human-computer interaction - Volume Part IV, Berlin, Heidelberg, Springer-Verlag, pp. 689–690, 2011.