Publications

Full copies of my articles can be found at Research Gate

Journals

  • Vasalou, A., Khaled, R., Holmes, W., and Gooch, D. Digital games-based learning for children with dyslexia: A social constructivist perspective on engagement and learning during group game-play. Computers and education, in press
  • Gooch, D., Vasalou, A and Benton, L. (2017). Impact in Interdisciplinary and Cross-Sector Research: Opportunities and Challenges. Journal of the American Society for Information Science and Technology
  • Serholt, S., Barendregt, W., Vasalou, A., Alves-Oliveira, P., Jones, A., Petisca, S., Paiva, A. (2016). The case of classroom robots: teachers’ deliberations on the ethical tensions. AI and Society.
  • Malatesta, L., Asteriadis, S., Caridakis, G., Vasalou, A. and Karpouzis, K. (2016). Associating gesture expressivity with affective representations. Engineering Applications of Artificial Intelligence.
  • Gooch, D., Benton, L., Vasalou, A., Khaled, R., Lukes, D. (2015). Creating bridges: The role of exploratory design research in an Intelligent Tutoring System project. Interacting with Computers Journal
  • Oostveen, A., Vasalou, A., Besselaar, P.A.A. van den and Brown, I. (2o14). Child Location Tracking in the US and the UK: Same Technology, Different Social Implications. Surveillance and Society
  • Vasalou A., Joinson, A. and Houghton, D. (2015). Privacy as a fuzzy concept: a new conceptualization of privacy for practitioners. Journal of the American Society for Information Science and Technology
  • Vasalou A., Oostveen, A., Bowers, C. and Beale, R. (2015) Understanding Engagement With Privacy Through Design. Journal of the American Society for Information Science and Technology
  • Khaled, R. and Vasalou A. (2014). Bridging Serious Games and Participatory Design. International Journal of Child-computer Interaction
  • Vasalou, A., Henderson, T. and Joinson, A. (2014). Editorial, Special Issue on Privacy Methodologies in HCI. International Journal of Human-Computer Studies
  • Ingram, G., Campos, J., Hondrou, C., Vasalou, A., Martinho, C. and Joinson, A. (2012). Applying evolutionary psychology to an educational game about interpersonal conflict. Journal of Evolutionary Psychology
  • Vasalou, A., Gill, A., Mazanderani, F., Papoutsi, C. and Joinson, A. (2011). Privacy Dictionary: A New Resource for the Automated Content Analysis of Privacy. Journal of the American Society for Information Science and Technology, 62, 11, 2095-2105
  • Vasalou, A., Joinson, A. and Courvoisier, D. (2010). Cultural differences, experience with social networks and the nature of ‘‘true commitment’’ in Facebook. International Journal of Human-Computer Studies, 68, 719-728
  • Vasalou, A. and Joinson, A. (2009). Me, myself and I: The role of interactional context on self-presentation through avatars. Computers in Human Behavior, 25 (2), pp. 510-520
  • Vasalou, A., Hopfensitz, A. and Pitt, J. (2008). In praise of forgiveness: ways to repair trust breakdowns in one-off interactions. International Journal of Human-Computer Studies, 66 (6), 466-480
  • Vasalou, A., Joinson, A., Bänziger, T., Goldie, P. and Pitt, J. (2008). Avatars in social media: balancing accuracy, playfulness and embodied messages. International Journal of Human-Computer Studies, 66, 801-811

Book Chapters

  • Joinson, A.N., Houghton, D.J., Vasalou, A, and Marder, B.L. (2012). Digital Crowding: Privacy, Self-Disclosure and Technology. In S. Trepte & L. Reinecke (eds.), Privacy Online. Perspectives on Privacy and Self-Disclosure in the Social Web (pp 31-44). Springer, Heidelberg and New York
  • Peters, C., Castellano, G. Rehm, M., André, E., Raouzaiou, A., Rapantzikos, K., Karpouzis, K., Volpe, G., Camurri, A. and Vasalou, A. (2011). Fundamentals of Agent Perception and Attention Modelling. In Petta, Pelachaud, & Cowie (eds.) Emotion-Oriented Systems, Springer-Verlag, Berlin Heidelberg
  • Höök, K., Isbister, K., Westerman, S., Gardner, P., Sutherland, E., Vasalou, A., Sundström, P., Kaye, J. and Laaksolahti, J. (2011). Evaluation of Affective Interactive Applications. In Petta, Pelachaud, & Cowie (eds.) Emotion-Oriented Systems, Springer-Verlag, Berlin Heidelberg

Peer-Reviewed Conferences

  • Vezzoli, Y., Vasalou, A. and Porayska-Pomsta, K. (2018). Dyslexia in SNS: an exploratory study to investigate expressions of identity and multimodal literacies. Proceedings of ACM Conference CSCW. New York, USA
  • Gooch, D., Vasalou, A., Benton, L. and Khaled, R. (2016). Using gamification to motivate students with dyslexia. Proceedings of ACM Conference CHI. San Jose, CA
  • Vasalou, A., Khaled, R., Gooch, D., Benton, L. (2014) Problematizing Cultural Appropriation. Proceedings of ACM Conference CHI Play, Toronto, Canada
  • Serholt, S., Barendregt, W., Leite, I., Hastie, H., Jones, A., Paiva, A., Vasalou, A. and Castellano, G. (2014). Teachers’ Views on the Use of Empathic Robotic Tutors in the Classroom. 23rd IEEE International Symposium on Robot and Human Interactive Communication, Edinburgh, Scotland.
  • Benton, L., Vasalou, A., Gooch, D., Khaled, R. (2014). Understanding and Fostering Children’s Storytelling During Game Narrative Design. Proceedings of the 2014 Conference on Interaction Design and Children Proceedings (IDC’14), ACM Press, Aarhus, Denmark
  • Benton, L., Vasalou, A., Khaled, R., Johnson, H., and Gooch, D. (2014). Diversity for Design: A Framework for Involving Neurodiverse Children in the Technology Design Process. Proceedings of ACM CHI Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems (CHI), ACM Press, Toronto, Canada
  • Dadzie, A., Benton, L., Vasalou, A. and Beale, R. (2014). Situated Design for Creative, Reflective, Collaborative Technology-Mediated Learning. Proceedings of Designing Interactive Systems (DIS), ACM Press, Vancouver, Canada
  • Serholt, S. Barendregt, W., Leite, I., Hastie, H., Jones, A., Paiva, A., Vasalou, A., Castellano, G. (2014). Teachers’ Views on the Use of Empathic Robotic Tutors in the Classroom. Proceedings of the 23rd IEEE International Symposium on Robot and Human Interactive Communication.
  • Benton, L. and Vasalou, A. (2013). The wicked problem of undertaking responsible and ethical research in multidisciplinary and geographically diverse teams. EPSRC Observatory for Responsible Innovation in ICT
  • Campos, J., Martinho, C., Ingram, G., Vasalou, A. and Paiva, A. (2013). My Dream Theatre: Putting Conflict on Center Stage. Proceedings of Foundations of Digital Games (FDG), Crete, Greece
  • Vasalou, A., Ingram, G. and Khaled, R. (2012). User-Centered Research in the Early Stages of a Learning Game. Proceedings of ACM Conference Designing Interactive Systems (DIS), ACM Press, Newcastle, UK
  • Vasalou, A., Oostveen, A. and Joinson, A. (2012). A case study of non-adoption: location tracking in the family. Proceedings of ACM Conference Computer Supported Cooperative Work and Social Computing (CSCW), ACM Press, pp. 779-788, Seattle, WA
  • Gill, A., Vasalou, A., Papoutsi, C. and Joinson, A. (2011). Privacy dictionary: A linguistic taxonomy of privacy for content analysis. Proceedings of ACM Conference Human Factors in Computing Systems (CHI), ACM Press, pp. 3227-3236, Vancouver, Canada
  • Yannakakis, G.N., Togelius, J., Khaled, R., Jhala, A, Karpouzis,K., Paiva, A. and Vasalou., A. (2010): Siren: Towards Adaptive Serious Games for Teaching Conflict Resolution. Proceedings of the European Conference on Games-Based Learning, pp. 412-417, Copenhagen, Denmark
  • Caulfield, P., Miranda, G. and Vasalou, A. (2010). Forgive and Forget? Corporate Social Performance and Stakeholder Memory in the Oil Industry. Proceedings of the British Academy of Management. Sheffield, UK
  • Vasalou, A., Riegelsberger, J. and Joinson, A. (2009). The application of forgiveness in social system design. Proceedings of ACM Conference Human Factors in Computing Systems (CHI), 225-228, Boston, MA
  • Vasalou, A. and Riegelsberger, J. (2008). Recovering trust and avoiding escalation: an overlooked design goal of social systems. Proceedings of ACM Conference Human Factors in Computing Systems (CHI), Extended Abstracts, pp. 3333-3338, Florence, Italy
  • Vasalou, A. Hopfensitz, A. and Pitt, J. (2007). Is an apology enough? How to resolve trust breakdowns in episodic online interactions. Proceedings of BCS Human-Computer Interaction Conference (HCI), pp. 119-122, Lancaster, UK
  • Riegelsberger, J. and Vasalou, A. (2007). Trust 2.1 – advancing the trust debate. Proceedings of ACM Conference Human Factors in Computing Systems (CHI), Extended Abstracts, pp. 2137-2140, San Jose, USA
  • Vasalou, A. Joinson, A. and Pitt, J. (2007). Constructing my online self: avatars that increase self-focused attention. Proceedings of ACM Conference Human Factors in Computing Systems (CHI), pp. 445-448, San Jose, USA
  • Vasalou, A. Joinson, A., and Pitt, J. (2006). The role of shame, guilt and embarrassment in online social dilemmas. Proceedings of BCS Human-Computer Interaction Conference (HCI), London, UK
  • Vasalou, A., Pitt, J., and Piolle, G. (2006). From theory to practice: offering forgiveness as a way to repair online conflicts in CMC. Proceedings of the International Conference on Trust (iTrust), 397-411, Pisa, Italy
  • Riegelsberger, J., Vasalou, A., Bonhard, P., and Adams, A. (2006). Reinventing trust, collaboration, and compliance in social systems. Proceedings of ACM Conference Human Factors in Computing Systems (CHI), Extended Abstracts, pp. 1687-1690, Montréal, Canada
  • Vasalou, A. and Pitt, J. (2005). Reinventing forgiveness: a formal investigation of moral facilitation. Proceedings of the International Conference on Trust (iTrust), 146-160, Rocquencourt, France
  • Vasalou, A. and Pitt, J. (2005). DigitalBlush: Towards a self-conscious community. Proceedings of the AISB Conversational Informatics Symposium, Hertfordshire, UK
  • Vasalou, A., Oshlyansky, L., Cairns, P. and Savakis, K. (2005). Human-Moderated Remote User Testing: An empirical evaluation. Proceedings of HCI International, Las Vegas, USA

Workshops & Seminars

  • Khaled, R., Vasalou, A., Van Mechelen, M. and Vanden Abeele, V. (2014). Participatory Design for Serious Game Design: Truth and Lies. Workshop Proposal Abstract for CHI Play.
  • Barendregt, W., Paiva, A., Kappas, A., Vasalou, A., Serholt, S., Basedow, C. Oliveira, P. (2014). Child-Robot Interaction: Social Bonding, Learning and Ethics. Workshop Proposal Abstract for IDC.
  • Vasalou, A. (2015) Adult Perspectives: Strengthening the Authenticity of Children’s Contributions. IDC Workshop on ‘Balancing the needs of children and adults in the design of technology for children’
  • Vasalou, A. and Khaled, R. (2013). Designing from the Sidelines: Design in a Technology- Centered Serious Game Project. Proceedings of Workshop ‘Let’s talk about Failures: Why was the Game for Children not a Success?’ at ACM Conference Human Factors in Computing Systems (CHI).
  • Karpouzis, K., Yannakakis, G., Paiva, A., Nielsen, J., Vasalou, A., and Jhala, A. (2012). User modelling and adaptive, natural interaction for conflict resolution. Proceedings of the IEEE ICALT Workshop ‘Game based learning for the 21st century: challenges and opportunities’, Rome, Italy
  • Vasalou, A., Gill, A., Mazanderani, F., Papoutsi, C., Oostveen, A. and Brostoff, S. (2010). The prototype of privacy: analyzing privacy discourse through its features. Proceedings of the BCS HCI Workshop ‘Privacy and Usability Methods’, Dundee, Scotland
  • Vasalou, A. (2008). Creating avatars for social media: Insights from users’ verbalizations. Seminar presented at Sony Games Soho Team, London, UK
  • Vasalou, A. and Bänziger, T. (2006). Using the think aloud for affective evaluation in the lab: A work-in-progress. Proceedings of WP10 Humaine Workshop on Ethics, Vienna, Austria
  • Vasalou, A. and Pitt, J. (2006). Using avatars for increasing self-awareness in CMC. Proceedings of CHI Workshop on ‘Reinventing trust, collaboration and compliance in social systems’, Montréal, Canada
  • Vasalou, A., Pitt, J. and Piolle, G. (2006). A computational model of forgiveness for CMC. Proceedings of CHI Workshop on ‘Reinventing trust, collaboration and compliance in social systems’, Montréal, Canada
  • Vasalou, A., Pitt, J. and Joinson, A. (2006). Self-awareness, self-conscious emotions and behaviour regulation online. Humaine cross-currents workshop, Athens, Greece
  • Vasalou, A. and Pitt, J. (2006). From theory to practice: forgiveness as a mechanism to repair conflicts in computer-mediated communication. Humaine cross-currents workshop, Athens, Greece
  • Vasalou, A. and Pitt, J. (2005). An emotional approach to designing self-awareness mechanisms for CMC. Proceedings of Humaine Workshop on Communication and Emotion, Trento, Italy
  • Vasalou, A., Pitt, J. and Piolle, G. (2005). Proposing new ways of resolving online conflicts: an intelligent facilitation of forgiveness in CMC. Proceedings of Humaine Workshop on Communication and Emotion, Trento, Italy