Research

Interests

Computational models, serious game design, game design, educational games, game-based learning, psychotherapy games, psychology diagnosis games, artificial intelligence (AI), human-centered computing, human-computer interaction, cognitive science, learning science, design science.

Publications

2021

Presentations

2021

  • OGrES Welcome! Toward a Systematic Theory for Serious Game Design, CHIPlay 2021

2020

  • Formal Game Design Frameworks, Guest Lecture for EAE 6360: Game Engineering III

2006      

  • Wild Population Augmentation from Reserve Populations, National Conference for Undergraduate Women in Mathematics
  • A Mathematical Model for Tri-trophic Interactions, Invited speaker for the University of Utah Math Department’s Annual Awards Ceremony

2005

  • A Mathematical Model of Tri-Trophic Interactions of Predator, Prey/Herbivore, Producer, National Conference for Undergraduate Women in Mathematics
  • A mathematical look into the interactions of a tri-trophic system, Undergraduate Colloquium for the University of Utah Math Department

2004

  • HPC Genetic Algorithm for Multiple Sequence Alignment, National Conference for Undergraduates (Poster)

2002

  • Measuring the breakdown of aspartame into its components utilizing HPLC chromatography, Intermountain Junior Science & Humanities Symposium (Poster)