“The ACM CHI Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems is the premier international conference of Human-Computer Interaction. [CHI] is a place where researchers and practitioners gather from across the world to discuss the latest in interactive technology.” -CHI 2019, Glasgow, Scotland, May 4-9, 2019.

This year, Stony Brook University professors, students, and their collaborators had 8 papers in CHI 2019. Of those 8 papers, 2 won CHI 2019 Honourable Mentions awards.


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CS Professor H. Andrew Schwartz is part of a team of researchers who analyzed internet searches from 54 countries in Africa in the hope of understanding the health-related needs of this vast continent. 

Melanie Lefkowitz’s article below which is reposted with permission from the Cornell Chronicle, details the team’s findings.

Selected as one of N2Women's Rising Stars in Computer Networking in 2018, Professor Aruna Balasubramanian is awarded VMware Early-Career Faculty Grant.