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research 2017-01-23T14:17:28+00:00

Research Interests include:

  1. Interaction Design and User Experience Design
  2. Design Theory
  3. Design Support (systems)
  4. Collaborative Systems
  5. Web-based collaborative design support systems
  6. Groupware
  7. Collaborative virtual environments
  8. Human creativity
  9. Situated design
  10. Distributed Virtual Organisations
  11. e-learning
  12. Design agents

CG, CAD, VR

  1. Computer Aided Design,
  2. Computer Graphics & Animation
  3. Visualisation
  4. Virtual Environment Design
  5. Haptics

Philosophy

  1. of Design and design theory
  2. of communication and collaboration
  3. (de)construction
  4. (post) modernism
  5. (post)structuralism

Publications :: Refereed Journals

{BibTeX: refereed journal papers [4.73 kB]}

  1. Koutsabasis, P., Stavrakis, M., Spyrou, T., & Darzentas, J. (2010). Perceived impact of asynchronous e-learning after long-term use: implications for design and development. International Journal of Human-Computer Interaction. [in print]

  2. Vosinakis, S., Koutsabasis, P., Stavrakis, M., Viorres, N., & Darzentas, J. (2008). Virtual Environments for Collaborative Design: Requirements and Guidelines from a Social Action Perspective. CoDesign, 4(3), 133-150. doi:10.1080/15710880802250112, [ J03 [543.11 kB] ]

  3. Koutsabasis, P., Stavrakis, M., Viorres, N., Darzentas, J., Spyrou, T., & Darzentas, J. (2008). A descriptive reference framework for the personalisation of e-business applications. Electronic Commerce Research, 8(3), 173-192. doi:10.1007/s10660-008-9021-1, [ J02 [629.71 kB] ]

  4. Tzovaras, D., Nikolakis, G., Fergadis, G., Malassiotis, S., & Stavrakis, M. (2004). Design and implementation of haptic virtual environments for the training of the visually impaired. Neural Systems and Rehabilitation Engineering, IEEE Transactions on [see also IEEE Trans. on Rehabilitation Engineering], 12(2), 266-278. doi:10.1109/TNSRE.2004.828756, [ J01 [1.27 MB] ]

Publications :: Book Chapters

{BibTeX: book chapters [474 bytes]}

  1. Tzovaras, D., Nikolakis, G., Fergadis, G., Malassiotis, S., & Stavrakis, M. (2002). Virtual Environments for the Training of Visually Impaired. In S. Keates, P. Clarkson, P. Langdon, & P. Robinson (Eds.), Universal Access and Assistive Technology. London: SPRINGER-VERLAG LONDON LIMITED.  B01 & C03 [240.52 kB] ]

Publications :: Conference and Posters

{BibTeX: conference papers [6.91 kB]}

  1. Verigakis, N., Stavrakis, M., & Darzentas, J. (2010). Educational Interactive Storytelling for Narrative Comprehension and Recall in Dyslexic Children: Employing a Mythic Narrative Structure. In First International Workshop on Interactive Storytelling for Children. Presented at the IDC 2010, Barcelona, Spain: ACM. [ C11 [56.14 kB] ]

  2. Dougalis, E., Stavrakis, M., & Koutsabasis, P. (2008). Supporting educational processes in academia with a collaborative content management platform: longitudinal implications in education, administration and social life. In ICIETE2008. Presented at the International Conference on Institutional Evaluation Techniques in Education, Samos, Greece. Retrieved from http://xylem.aegean.gr/~modestos/mo.blog/wp-content/uploads/2007/12/2008-iciete-dougali-etal.pdf, [ C10 [168.91 kB] ]

  3. Vosinakis, S., Koutsabasis, P., Stavrakis, M., Viorres, N., & Darzentas, J. (2007). Supporting Conceptual Design in Collaborative Virtual Environments. Presented at the 11th Panhellenic Conference on Informatics (PCI 2007), Patras, Greece. Retrieved from http://xylem.aegean.gr/~modestos/mo.blog/wp-content/uploads/2007/12/2007_vosinakis_etal_pci2007.pdf, [ C09 [263.67 kB] ], [kgp-link]

  4. Stavrakis, M., Viorres, N., Koutsabasis, P., & Darzentas, J. (2007). A Theoretical Framework of Co-purposing in Systems Design. In Lecture Notes in Computer Science, Human Interface and the Management of Information. Interacting in Information Environments (Vol. 4558, pp. 176-184). Springer. Retrieved from http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/978-3-540-73354-6_20, [ C08 [184.49 kB] ]  

  5. Viorres, N., Xenofon, P., Stavrakis, M., Vlachogiannis, E., Koutsabasis, P., & Darzentas, J. (2007). Major HCI Challenges for Open Source Software Adoption and Development. In Lecture Notes in Computer Science, Online Communities and Social Computing (Vol. 4558, pp. 455-464). Springer. Retrieved from http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/978-3-540-73257-0_50, [ C07 [201.28 kB] ], [kgp-link

  6. Stavrakis, M., Chnarakis, N., Gavogiannis, A., Spyrou, T., & Darzentas, J. (2007). A multi-methodological view for the collaborative design of virtual environments. Presented at the 4th Intuition International Conference and Workshop, Athens. Retrieved from http://xylem.aegean.gr/~modestos/mo.blog/wp-content/uploads/2007/12/intuition2007-stavrakis.pdf, [ C06 [75.96 kB] ]

  7. Kyriakoulakos, P., Stavrakis, M., & Benayoun, M. (2007). From Immersion Art to Fusion Art: Watch-Out! The Eyes of the City in Athens 2004 Olympic Games. Poster presentation presented at the Intuition 2007, Athens. Retrieved from http://www.intuition2007.org/, [ C05 [975.64 kB] ], [ C05a [14.21 kB] ]

  8. Stavrakis, M., Spyrou, T., & Darzentas, J. (2003). Synthesising Creativity: Systems to support interactive human processes for aesthetic product design. Presented at the 10th International Conference on Human – Computer Interaction (HCII2003), Crete, Greece. Retrieved from http://xylem.aegean.gr/~modestos/mo.blog/wp-content/uploads/2007/12/2003-synthesising-creativity-systems-to-support-human-processes-for-aesthetic-product-design-stavrakis.pdf, [ C04 [154.3 kB] ]

  9. Tzovaras, D., Nikolakis, G., Fergadis, G., Malassiotis, S., & Stavrakis, M. (2002a). Virtual Environments for the Training of Visually Impaired (pp. 151-160). Presented at the CUWATTS Conference, Cambridge. [ B01 & C03 [240.52 kB] ]

  10. Tzovaras, D., Nikolakis, G., Fergadis, G., Malassiotis, S., & Stavrakis, M. (2002b). Design an implementation of virtual environments for the training of visually impaired. Poster presentation, Samos, Greece.

  11. Tzovaras, D., Nikolakis, G., Fergadis, G., Malassiotis, S., & Stavrakis, M. (2002c). Feasibility Study of a Human-Computer Interaction System for the Training of Visually Impaired. In SETN-2002. Presented at the 2nd Hellenic Conference On Artificial Intelligence, Thessaloniki, Greece. [ C02 [216.23 kB] ], [ C02a [5.18 MB] ]

  12. Tzovaras, D., Nikolakis, G., Fergadis, G., Malassiotis, S., & Stavrakis, M. (2002). ENORASI – Design and Implementation of Virtual Environments for Training of the Visually Impaired. In ASSETS 2002 (pp. 41-48). Presented at the SIGCAPH ACM, Edinburg, UK. Retrieved from http://portal.acm.org/citation.cfm?id=638249.638259, [ C01 [183.66 kB] ]

Research :: Research and Development Projects

  1. DesignReQ
  2. e-FolkArt
  3. e-University:: Design and development of prototype infrastructures and advanced services for the manifestation of e-University. Research, design implementation and operation of U-PORTAL & WAI. (http://e-university.gunet.gr/)
  4. Helenic Marine Time Museum – Πλοίων Ιδεες (Ναυτικό Μουσείο Ελλαδας)
  5. RightFit II – ΕΛΚΕΔΕ
  6. BenToWeb:: Benchmarking tooks and methods for the web (http://www.bentoweb.org/)
  7. F-Jewel – ΕΛΚΑ
  8. EXPO 2005 – Interactive Multimedia Presentation (Booth)
  9. RightFit I – ΕΛΚΕΔΕ
  10. Watch Out – Eyes of the city:: Olympic Games Installation – Athens 2004 (http://www.watch-out.net)
  11. edu.aegean.gr:: Platform for asynchronous e-learning (http://edu.aegean.gr)
  12. Education Portal of South Aegean:: Education portal of South Aegean (http://www.epyna.gr)
  13. Equal-EUNETYARD:: Promotion of competitiveness and insurance of occupation on shipbuilding industry (transational) (http://www.labor-ministry.gr/ekt/equal/)
  14. EQUAL Rhodos:: Evaluation and design of asynchronous and synchronous distance learning platform (http://edu.aegean.gr/equalRhodos)
  15. EQUAL Neorion:: Evaluation and design of asynchronous and synchronous distance learning platforms. Greek Shipyard Industry (http://edu.aegean.gr/neorion)
  16. Enorasi IST:: Virtual Environments for the Training of Visually Impaired
  17. Go-online.gr [ΔΙΚΤΥΩΘΕΙΤΕ]:: Portal design, Web interface design (http://www.go-online.gr)
  18. ShopLab:: The ShopLab Network for Test and Design of Hybrid Shop Environments based on Multimodal Interface Technologies

some of the books I own

PhD documents (chapters, appentices, implementation, notes etc)

Ph.D Document [>>]

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