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Dr Duncan Brumby

Dr Duncan Brumby

Address

8.23
MPEB
Gower Street
London
WC1E 6BT

Appointments

  • Reader in Human-Computer Interaction
    UCL Interaction Centre
    Div of Psychology & Lang Sciences

Joined UCL

2007-09-01

Research Themes

Dr. Brumby‚Äôs research lies at the intersection of human-computer interaction and cognitive science. He has investigated problems associated with in-car multitasking, how people manage and recover from interruptions, and how people search for information on the web. This work has been published in leading journals and conference proceedings, including Human-Computer Interaction, Cognitive Science, Journal of Experimental Psychology: Applied, Human Factors, and the Proceedings of the ACM SIGCHI conference. His work on multitasking has received best paper awards at the ACM SIGCHI conference (2007, 2012), and his work on interactive search is one of the most-cited articles from the Human-Computer Interaction journal 2008-2010.   

Award year Qualification Institution
2005 PhD
Doctor of Philosophy
Psychology
Cardiff University
2002 BSc Hons
Bachelor of Science (Honours)
Psychology
Cardiff University

Duncan Brumby is a senior lecturer at University College London in the UCL Interaction Centre. Prior to joining UCL in 2007, he was an associate research scientist at Drexel University in the Department of Computer Science. He received his PhD in experimental psychology from Cardiff University in 2005. During his PhD studies, Dr Brumby spent time as a research intern at Microsoft Research (summer 2005) and at the Palo Alto Research Center (summer 2004).   


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