Ari is a research assistant at the HCI Lab working with Carl Gutwin developing custom software and visualization tools for the plant phenotyping project at P2IRC and researching how domain experts utilize our tools for analysis and collaboration. Ari moved to Saskatoon to pursue his MSc in Computer Science after completing his B.A. in Information Technology from Mercyhurst University in Pennsylvania. He completed his MSc. in 2019.
Ari’s other research interests include attention and perception for user interfaces and visualization.
(2020) PlotWorkspace: An Interactive Visual Analytics Tool for Field Phenotyping Data, Poster Abstracts of IEEE VIS 2020 2020
(2020) A baseline study of emphasis effects in information visualization, Proceedings - Graphics Interface 2020-May
(2019) Peripheral notifications in large displays: Effects of feature combination and task interference, Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems - Proceedings, doi:10.1145/3290605.3300870
(2018) Empirical evaluation of hybrid gaze-controller selection techniques in a gaming context, Proceedings of the 2018 Annual Symposium on Computer-Human Interaction in Play, p. 73-85
(2018) Empirical evaluation of hybrid gaze-controller selection techniques in a gaming context, CHI PLAY 2018 - Proceedings of the 2018 Annual Symposium on Computer-Human Interaction in Play, doi:10.1145/3242671.3242699