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Brown Bag Speaker

Sept. 19, 2017, 12:30 p.m. - Sept. 19, 2017, 1:30 p.m.

Location: 347 Hinds Hall (Katzer Room)

 

Zachary O. Toups, assistant professor of computer science at New Mexico State University will present a talk "The Collecting Itself Feels Good."

Zach's research areas include intersections of collaboration support, game design, wearable comuters, and disaster response.  His current projoects explore how game players gather and share infomation in-game; how games can teach disaster planning activities, how wearables can suport human-human and human-drone collaboation; and how games can be used to design and test wearble computer interfaces.  He asserts that digital game play is the human-computer interface in its purest form; people play games in order to experience interfaces. 

 

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