Publications

Journal Articles

[J.8] Ferdous, H., Ploderer, B., Davis, H., Vetere, F., & O’Hara, K. (2016). Commensality and social use of technology during family mealtime. ACM Transactions on Computer-Human Interaction (TOCHI), 23(6), Article 37, 26 pages. [PDF, DOI]

[J.7] Ploderer, B., Fong, J., Klaic, M., Nair, S., Vetere, F., Cofré Lizama, E., & Galea, M. (2016). How therapists use visualizations of upper limb movement information from stroke patients: a qualitative study with simulated information. JMIR Rehabilitation and Assistive Technologies, 3(2), e9. [PDF, DOI]

[J.6] Liang, Z., Ploderer, B., Liu, W., Nagata, Y., Bailey, J., Kulik, L., & Li, Y. (2016). SleepExplorer: A visualization tool to make sense of correlations between personal sleep data and contextual factors. Personal and Ubiquitous Computing, 20(6), 985-1000. [PDF, DOI]

[J.5] Ploderer, B., Smith, W., Pearce, J., & Borland, R. (2015). An object-centred approach to encourage online participation in the context of behaviour change. Computer Supported Cooperative Work (CSCW), 24(1), 39-64. [PDF, DOI]

[J.4] Ploderer, B., Reitberger, W., Oinas-Kukkonen, H., & van Gemert-Pijnen, J. (2014). Social interaction and reflection for behaviour change. Personal and Ubiquitous Computing, 18(7), 1667-1676. [PDF, DOI]

[J.3] Ploderer, B., Smith, W., Pearce, J., & Borland, R. (2014). A Mobile App Offering Distractions and Tips to Cope With Cigarette Craving: A Qualitative Study. JMIR mHealth uHealth, 2(2), e23. [PDF, DOI]

[J.2] Ploderer, B., Howard, S., & Thomas, P. (2010). Collaboration on social network sites: amateurs, professionals and celebrities. Computer Supported Cooperative Work (CSCW), 19(5), 419-455. [PDF, DOI]

[J.1] Ploderer, B., Wright, P., Howard, S., & Thomas, P. (2009). “No pain, no gain”: pleasure and suffering in technologies of “leidenschaft”. Interactions, 16(5), 6-11. [PDF, DOI]

Book Chapters

[B.1] Liang, Z., Liu, W., Ploderer, B., Bailey, J., Kulik, L., & Li, Y. (2017). Designing Intelligent Sleep Analysis Systems for Automated Contextual Exploration on Personal Sleep-Tracking Data. In M. Otake, S. Kurahashi, Y. Ohta, K. Satoh, & D. Bekki (eds.) New Frontiers in Artificial Intelligence. JSAI-isAI 2015. Lecture Notes in Computer Science, vol 10091. Cham: Springer. [PDF, DOI]

Edited Volumes

[E.2] Ploderer, B., Carter, M., Gibbs, M., Smith, W., & Vetere, F. (Eds.) (2015). OzCHI ’15: Proceedings of the 27th Australian Computer-Human Interaction Conference. New York: ACM Press. [DOI]

[E.1] Ploderer, B., Reitberger, W., Oinas-Kukkonen, H., & van Gemert-Pijnen, J. (Eds.) (2014). Social interaction and reflection for behaviour change. A special issue of the Journal Personal and Ubiquitous Computing, 18(7), 1667-1752. [DOI]

Peer Reviewed Conference Papers

[C.38] Ploderer, B., Stuart, J., Tran, V., Green, T.,  & Muller, J. (to appear) The Transition of Stroke Survivors from Hospital to Home: Understanding Work and Design Opportunities. In Proceedings of the Australian Computer-Human Interaction Conference (OzCHI 2017), New York: ACM Press. [PDF]

[C.37] Aggarwal, D., Hoang, T., Zhang, W., Ploderer, B., V., Vetere, F., & Bradford, M. (to appear). SoPhy: Smart Socks for Video Consultations of Physiotherapy. In Extended Abstracts of Interact 2017.

[C.36] Wilson, C., Brereton, M., Ploderer, B., Saggers, B., & Sitbon, L. (to appear) Digital Strategies for Supporting Strengths- and Interests-based Learning with Children with Autism. In Proceedings of  the 19th International ACM SIGACCESS Conference on Computers and Accessibility (ASSETS 2017), New York: ACM Press. [nominated for Best Paper award, 26% acceptance rate]

[C.35] Wilson, C., Brereton, M., & Ploderer, B. (2017) MyWord: Supporting the Interest-based Learning of Words through a Personal Visual Dictionary. In Extended Abstracts of the Conference on Designing Interactive Systems (DIS 2017), New York: ACM Press, pp. 132-137. [High Commendation award (top 5%), PDF, DOI]

[C.34] Smith, W., Ploderer, B., Wadley, G., Webber, S., & Borland, R. (2017). Trajectories of Engagement and Disengagement with a Story-Based Smoking Cessation App. In Proceedings of the Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems (CHI 2017). New York: ACM Press, pp. 3045-3056. [CHI Honorable Mention award (top 5%), 25% acceptance rate, PDF, DOI]

[C.33] Aggarwal, D., Zhang, W., Hoang, T., Ploderer, B., V., Vetere, F., & Bradford, M. (2017). SoPhy: A Wearable Technology for Lower Limb Assessment in Video Consultations of Physiotherapy. In Proceedings of the Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems (CHI 2017). New York: ACM Press, pp. 3916-3928. [25% acceptance rate, PDF, DOI]

[C.32] Ferdous, H., Vetere, F., Davis, H., Ploderer, B., O’Hara, K., Comber, R., & Farr-Wharton, G. (2017). Celebratory Technology to Orchestrate the Sharing of Devices and Stories during Family Mealtimes. In Proceedings of the Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems (CHI 2017). New York: ACM Press, pp. 6960-6972. [25% acceptance rate, PDF, DOI]

[C.31] Ferdous, H., Ploderer, B., Davis, H., Vetere, F., O’Hara, K., Farr-Wharton, G., & Comber, R. (2016). TableTalk: integrating personal devices and content for commensal experiences at the family dinner table. In Proceedings of the Joint Conference on Pervasive and Ubiquitous Computing (UbiComp 2016). New York: ACM Press, pp. 132-143. [23% acceptance rate, PDF, DOI]

[C.30] Liang, Z. & Ploderer, B. (2016). Sleep tracking in the real world: a qualitative study into barriers for improving sleep. In Proceedings of the Australian Computer-Human Interaction Conference (OzCHI 2016). New York: ACM Press, pp. 537-541. [PDF, DOI]

[C.29] Rodgers, S., Maloney, B., Ploderer, B., & Brereton, M. (2016). Managing stress, sleep and technologies: an exploratory study of Australian university students. In Proceedings of the Australian Computer-Human Interaction Conference (OzCHI 2016). New York: ACM Press, pp. 526-530. [PDF, DOI]

[C.28] Beven, T., Hoang, T., Carter, M., & Ploderer, B. (2016). HandLog: a deformable tangible device for continuous input through finger flexion. In Proceedings of the Australian Computer-Human Interaction Conference (OzCHI 2016). New York: ACM Press, pp. 595-604. [PDF, DOI]

[C.27] Ploderer, B., Fong, J., Withana, A., Klaic, M., Nair, S., Crocher, V., Vetere, F., & Nanayakkara, S.  (2016). ArmSleeve: a patient monitoring system to support occupational therapists in stroke rehabilitation. In Proceedings of the Conference on Designing Interactive Systems (DIS 2016). New York: ACM Press, pp. 700-711. [26% acceptance rate, PDF, DOI]

[C.26] Aggarwal, D., Ploderer, B., V., Vetere, F., Bradford, M., & Hoang, T. (2016). Doctor, can you see my squats? Understanding bodily communication in video consultations for physiotherapy. In Proceedings of the Conference on Designing Interactive Systems (DIS 2016). New York: ACM Press, pp. 1197-1208. [26% acceptance rate, PDF, DOI]

[C.25] Liang, Z., Ploderer, B., Chapa Martell, M. A., & Nishimura, T. (2016). A cloud-based intelligent computing system for contextual exploration on personal sleep-tracking data using association rule mining. In Proceedings of the International Symposium on Intelligent Computing Systems (ISICS 2016). Springer, pp. 83-96. [PDF, DOI]

[C.24] Liu, W., Ploderer, B., & Hoang, T. (2015). In bed with technology: challenges and opportunities for sleep tracking. In Proceedings of the Australian Computer-Human Interaction Conference (OzCHI 2015). New York: ACM Press, pp. 142-151. [PDF, DOI]

[C.23] Aggarwal, D., Garnett, R., Ploderer, B., Vetere, F., Eadie, P., & Davidson, B. (2015). Understanding video based parent training for children with autism. In Proceedings of the Australian Computer-Human Interaction Conference (OzCHI 2015). New York: ACM Press, pp. 10-19. [PDF, DOI]

[C.22] Ferdous, H., Ploderer, B., Davis, H., Vetere, F., & O’Hara, K. (2015). Pairing technology and meals: a contextual enquiry in the household. In Proceedings of the Australian Computer-Human Interaction Conference (OzCHI 2015). New York: ACM Press, pp. 370-379. [PDF, DOI]

[C.21]  Vetere, F., O’Hara, K., Paay, J., Ploderer, B., Harper, R., & Sellen, A. (2014). Social NUI: Social Perspectives in Natural User Interfaces. In Extended Abstracts of the Conference on Designing Interactive Systems (DIS 2014), New York: ACM Press, pp. 215-218. [PDF, DOI]

[C.20] Fisk, L., Carter, M., Rostami Yeganeh, B., Vetere, F., & Ploderer, B. (2014). Implicit and explicit interactions in video mediated collaboration. In Proceedings of the Australian Computer-Human Interaction Conference (OzCHI 2014). New York: ACM Press, pp. 250-259. [PDF, DOI]

[C.19] Wadley, G., Smith, W., Ploderer, B., Pearce, J., Webber, S., Whooley, M., & Borland, R. (2014). What people talk about when they talk about quitting. In Proceedings of the Australian Computer-Human Interaction Conference (OzCHI 2014). New York: ACM Press, pp. 388-391. [PDF, DOI]

[C.18] Smith, W., Wadley, G., Webber, S., Ploderer, B., & Lederman, R. (2014). Unbounding the Interaction Design problem: the contribution of HCI in three interventions for well-being. In Proceedings of the Australian Computer-Human Interaction Conference (OzCHI 2014). New York: ACM Press, pp. 392-395. [PDF, DOI]

[C.17] Kan, A., Ploderer, B., & Gibbs, M. (2014). Mixed Reality Stories: How creative writers integrate virtual and physical Realities. In Proceedings of the Australian Computer-Human Interaction Conference (OzCHI 2014). New York: ACM Press, pp. 115-118. [PDF, DOI]

[C.16] Whooley, M., Ploderer, B., & Gray, K. (2014) On the integration of self-tracking data amongst Quantified Self. In Proceedings of the British HCI Conference (HCI 2014). pp. 151-160. [PDF, DOI]

[C.15] Paay, J., Kjeldskov, J., Brinthaparan, U., Lichon, L., Rasmussen, S., Srikandaraja, N., Smith, W., Wadley, G., & Ploderer, B. (2014) Quitty: Using Technology to Persuade Smokers to Quit. In Proceedings of the Nordic Conference on Human-Computer Interaction (NordiCHI 2014). New York: ACM Press, pp. 551-560.  [PDF, DOI]

[C.14] Kan, A., Gibbs, M., & Ploderer, B. (2013) Being chased by zombies! Understanding the experience of mixed reality quests. In Proceedings of the Australian Computer-Human Interaction Conference (OzCHI 2013). New York: ACM Press, pp. 207-216. [PDF, DOI]

[C.13] Ploderer, B., Smith, W., Howard, S., Pearce, J., & Borland, R. (2013). Patterns of support in an online community for smoking cessation. In Proceedings of the Conference on Communities and Technologies (C&T 2013). New York: ACM Press, pp. 26-35. [26% acceptance rate, PDF, DOI]

[C.12] van Gemert-Pijnen, L., Reitberger, Langrial, S., W., Ploderer, B., & Oinas-Kukkonen, H. (2013). Expanding the Research Area of Behavior Change Support Systems. In Persuasive 2013 Adjunct Proceedings, Sydney, Australia. [PDF]

[C.11] Ploderer, B., Smith, W., Howard, S., Pearce, J., & Borland, R. (2012). Things you don’t want to know about yourself: Ambivalence about tracking and sharing personal information for behaviour change. In Proceedings of the Australian Computer-Human Interaction Conference (OzCHI 2012). New York: ACM Press, pp. 489-492. [PDF, DOI]

[C.10] Ploderer, B., Leong, T., Ashkanasy, S., & Howard, S. (2012). A process of engagement: Engaging with the process. In Proceedings of the Conference on Designing Interactive Systems (DIS 2012). New York: ACM Press, pp. 224-233. [20% acceptance rate, PDF, DOI]

[C.9] Ploderer, B., Smith, W., Howard, S., Pearce, J., & Borland, R. (2012). Introducing the ambivalent socialiser. In Proceedings of the Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems (CHI 2012). New York: ACM Press, pp. 1511-1514. [23% acceptance rate, PDF, DOI]

[C.8] Ploderer, B., Howard, S., & Thomas, P. (2008). Being online, living offline: The influence of social ties over the appropriation of social network sites. In Proceedings of the Conference on Computer Supported Cooperative Work (CSCW 2008). New York: ACM Press, pp. 333-342. [23% acceptance rate, PDF, DOI]

[C.7] Ploderer, B., Howard, S., Thomas, P., & Reitberger, W. (2008). “Hey world, take a look at me!” Appreciating the human body on social network sites. In Proceedings of the Conference on Persuasive Technology (PERSUASIVE 2008). Berlin: Springer, pp. 245-248. [PDF, DOI]

[C.6] Reitberger, W., Obermair, C., Ploderer, B., Meschtscherjakov, A., & Tscheligi, M. (2007). Enhancing the shopping experience with ambient displays: A field study in a retail store. In Proceedings of the European Conference on Ambient Intelligence (AmI 2007). Berlin: Springer, pp. 314-331. [PDF, DOI]

[C.5] Reitberger, W., Ploderer, B., Obermair, C., & Tscheligi, M. (2007). The perCues framework and its application for sustainable mobility. In Proceedings of the Conference on Persuasive Technology (PERSUASIVE 2007). Berlin: Springer, pp. 92-95. [PDF, DOI]

[C.4] Obermair, C., Ploderer, B., Reitberger, W., & Tscheligi, M. (2006). Cues in the environment: A design principle for ambient intelligence. In Extended Abstracts of the Conference on Human Factors in Computing (CHI 2006) (pp. 1157-1162). New York: ACM Press. [PDF, DOI]

[C.3] Tscheligi, M., Reitberger, W., Obermair, C., & Ploderer, B., (2006). perCues: Trails of persuasion for ambient intelligence. In Proceedings of the Conference on Persuasive Technology (PERSUASIVE 2006). Berlin: Springer, pp. 203-206. [PDF, DOI]

[C.2] Bernhaupt, R., Ploderer, B., & Tscheligi, M. (2005). Relevance of prior experience in MHP based interactive TV services. In Proceedings of the IFIP TC13 International Conference on Human-Computer Interaction (INTERACT 2005). Berlin: Springer, pp. 1150-1153. [PDF, DOI]

[C.1] Ploderer, B., Matzer, M., Nischelwitzer, A. K., & Sprung, G. (2004). Magnifying Glass versus Mouse: A Usability Evaluation Comparing Tangible with Graphical User Interfaces. In Proceedings of Multimedia Applications in Education Conference (MAPEC 2004). Graz, Austria: FH JOANNEUM, pp. 146-154. [PDF]