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Professors & Researchers

Matjaž Kljun

Co-director of HICUP LAB, Associate Professor

Research area: human-computer interaction, personal information management, augmented reality, virtual reality, ubiquitous computing

matjaz.kljun@famnit.upr.si

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Klen Čopič Pucihar

Co-director of HICUP LAB, Associate Professor

Research area: augmented, virtual and mixed reality, human-computer interaction, computational interactions

klen.copic@famnit.upr.si

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Marko Tkalčič

Associate Professor

Research area: psychology-driven personalization, recommender systems, user modeling

marko.tkalcic@famnit.upr.si

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Domen Šoberl

Researcher and Teaching Asistant

Research area: Artificial Intelligence, Machine Learning

domen.soberl@famnit.upr.si

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PhD Students

Maheshya Weerasinghe

Joint PhD program with University of St Andrews, United Kingdom

Research area: Augmented and Virtual Reality, Learning, Intelligence Augmentation

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Cuauhtli Campos

Research area: Human-Computer Interaction, Game Thinking, Interaction Design

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Nuwan T Attygalle

Research area: Human-computer Interaction

Jordan Aiko Deja

Research area: Human-computer Interaction, Computational Interaction, Music Learning

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Elham Motamedi

Research area: Complex Networks, Machine learning, Recommender systems


Uroš Sergaš

Research area: Computational Social Science, Data Science

Arsen Matej Golubovikj

Research area: Machine Learning, Data Science

Marina Pauldauf

Research area: Machine Learning, Recommender Systems, Distributed Systems, Data Science

Jar Žiga Marušič

Research area: Cognitive Science, Computational Social Science

Waqas Ali

Research area: Human-Computer Interaction

Master Student(s)

Karolina Trajkovska*

Research area: Human-Computer Interaction, Augmented Reality, Education

*Karolina is proudly-supported by a scholarship provided by RAP-ING d.o.o.

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Una Vuletić

Research area: Data Science, Machine Learning, UX

Past Visiting Professors, Researchers and Students

Bruce Ferwerda

Jönköping University, Sweden
Research area: Personalization, User Modelling
2023 and 2024 (2 weeks)

Enej Hrvatin

(Internship high school student)
Research area: Human-drone interaction, Thermodynamics, Portable cooling systems
2023 (2 weeks)

Daan le Roux
Stellenbosch University (South Africa)
Cognition and Technology Research Group
June 2023 (1 week)
Kayhan Latifzadeh
(Visiting PhD student 3 weeks)
University of Luxembourg, Esch-sur-Alzette, Luxembourg
Computational Interaction (COIN) group
Research area: Human-computer interaction, Physiological Sensing
June to July 2023
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Geert Lugtenberg
(Internship 2 months)
Nara Institute of Science and Technology, Japan
Interactive Media Design Lab
Research area: Augmented Reality Displays, Perception, Human-Computer Interaction
December 2022 to January 2023
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Juri Yoneyama
(Internship 2 months)
Nara Institute of Science and Technology, Japan
Interactive Media Design Lab
Research area: Augmented Reality, Human-Computer Interaction
February to March 2023

Lee Juliette Yamin
(Erasmus Exchange 3 months)
Ben-Gurion University of the Negev, Israel
Research area: Human-Drone Interaction, Deep Learning, Science
March to June 2022

Zachary McKendrick
(1 week)
University of Calgary, Canada
Research area: Computational Media Design, Drama, Performance, Extended Reality
August 2022

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Gregor Geršak
University of Ljubljana, Slovenia
Research area: Psychophysiological measurements
September & November 2021.

Verena Biener
(Internship 2 months)
University of Coburg, Germany
Research area: Human-Computer Interaction, Virtual Reality
September to November 2021

Clement Delteil
(Internship student 6 months)
University of Technology of Belfort-Montbéliard, France
Research area: Data Science and Artificial Intelligence

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September 2021 – February 2022

Varunyu Fuvattanasilp (Internship 3 months)

Nara institute of science and technology, Japan

Interactive Media Design lab

Research area: Remote expert assistance using augmented realty, transcribing micro instructions

2019 (3 months)

Nicko Reginio Caluya (Internship 3 months)

Nara institute of science and technology, Japan

Interactive Media Design lab

Research area: AR attention guidance systems for imersive live experiences

2019 (3 months)

Hirokazu Kato

Nara institute of science and technology NAIST (Japan)

Interactive media design lab

2019 (1 week)

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Peter Chanthankone

University of Iowa (USA)

2018 (1 week)

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Adalberto Simeone

KU LEUVEN (Belgium)

2018 (1 week)

Jason Alexander

Lancaster University (UK)

2018 (1 week)

Luis A. Leiva

CTO at Sciling and independent researcher (Spain)

2018 (1 week)

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Kaveh Bazargan

Shahid Beheshti (National) University of Iran

2018 (2 weeks)

Jessica Cauchard

Ben Gurion University of the Negev (Israel)

2018 (1 week) and 2022 (1 week)

Jens Grubert

University of Coburg (Germany)

2018 (3 weeks)

Aaron Quigley

University of St Andrews (UK)

2017 (3 weeks)

Paul Coulton

Lancaster University (UK)

2016 (1 week)

Adrian Gardinar

Lancaster University (UK)

2016 (1 week)

Wolfgang Huerst

Utrecht University (UK)

2016 (2 weeks)

Mark Lochrie

University of Central Lanceshire (UK)

2016 (1 week)

Alumni

Julie Ducasse

Posdoctoral researcher, 2018-2020

Research area: Human-Computer Interaction, Tangible Interfaces, Assistive Technologies, Ambient Systems

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Vida Groznik
Assistant Professor, 2018-2023
Research area: Artificial Intelligence, Medical Informatics

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