Sheelagh Carpendale


Contact via University of Calgary


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Recent Research Projects

Information Visualization

2014/15-2019/20 • $766,666 • PI
Modern society demands that people manage, communicate and interact with digital information at an ever-increasing pace. While information is a crucial part of people's everyday lives, many people find today's technologies awkward, stressful to use, and overly intrusive in their lives. My long...

Interactive Visualization

2012/13-2018/19 • $310,000 • PI
Modern society demands that people manage, communicate and interact with digital information at an ever-increasing pace. While information is a crucial part of people's everyday lives, many people find today's technologies awkward, stressful to use, and overly intrusive in their lives. The...

NSERC/AITF/SMART Industrial Research Chair in Interactive Technologies

2014/15-2018/19 • $300,000 • PI
Modern society demands that people manage, communicate and interact with digital information and digitaldevices at an ever-increasing pace. The problem is not with the information itself, but rather with its sheervolume and the unwieldy ways now provided to present, exchange, view and interact...

Interactive Visualization

2015/16-2017/18 • $120,000 • PI
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NSERC Digital Surface Software Application Network (SurfNet)

2010/11-2014/15 • $4,269,000 • PI,CO
The SurfNet Network is a Canadian research alliance of academic researchers and industry partners. The goalof SurfNet is to develop human-focused software applications for digital surfaces that will enhancecollaboration and interaction activities in many vertical markets. Digital surfaces, such...

Information Visualization

2010/11-2014/15 • $425,000 • PI
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Research Grant for 2012 EWR Steacie Memorial Fellowship Successful Candidate

2012/13-2013/14 • $1,250,000 • Scholarship/Fellowship
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NSERC/AITF/SMART Industrial Research Chair in Interactive Technologies

2011/12-2012/13 • $200,000 • PI
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Equipment for visualizing personal informatics

2011/12 • $86,480 • PI
My long range goal is to design, develop and evaluate interactive information visualizations so that they support people's everyday work and social practices as they interact with information. My primary motivation is to promote information comprehension by creating appropriate tools that can...

Interactive information visualization

2010/11-2011/12 • $70,000 • PI
Terms like information society, information overload, information explosion, and information anxiety have become commonplace. We are generating information at an ever increasing pace and yet, even though most people want to be informed, all this information is often experienced as stress. I...

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