• Yuxi Liu (through DCODE, with Elisa Giaccardi and Johann Redstrom) is investigating the challenges of decentralized interaction with data-driven systems, and the development of novel design principles for multi-intentional interaction.
  • Mahan Mehrvarz (through AI Futures Lab, with Elisa Giaccardi) is investigating designing justice oriented AI artefacts.
  • Sofie-Amalie Torp Dideriksen (through AI Futures Lab, with Elisa Giaccardi) is investigating critical feminist approaches to designing with AI
  • Liquan Chai (with Maria Wolters) is using conversational agents to support people engaging with medical help in a foreign language (and country).


  • Zezhong Wang (led by Benjamin Bach) - Creating Data Comics for Data-Driven Storytelling. (Thesis link to come)
  • Joanna Taylor (led by Claudia Pagliari) - Use and implications of social media in the treatment and management of non-communicable diseases, particularly in relation to social media content analysis, text mining, adverse event reporting and public health interventions. Thesis