Marianna is a Reader (Multisensory Experiences) in the Department of Informatics at the University of Sussex. She leads the SCHI Lab - Sussex Computer Human Interaction Lab established within the School of Engineering and Informatics, as part of the Creative Technology Research group. Before joining Sussex, she was a Marie Curie Fellow at Newcastle University and prior to this an Assistant Professor for Human-Computer Interaction and Usability at the University of Salzburg. Her vision and ambition is to gain a rich and integrated understanding on peoples’ tactile, gustatory, and olfactory experiences in order to provide designers and developers with the ability to create truly compelling multisensory experiences and novel interactions with technology.
Project: Design of a new non-existing layer of information delivery through smell (OWidgets)
Host institution: University of Sussex
Call details: Proof of Concept (PoC), PC1, ERC-2016-PoC