Welcome to my personal page!
After my graduation as an experimental psychologist at the University of Ghent (Belgium), I worked as a research assistant at the University of Antwerp. In 1994 I joined Philips Research in Eindhoven, The Netherlands. Next to my position at Philips Research I am holding a professor (by special appointment) position at the Radboud University in Nijmegen, The Netherlands.
My work can be classified into:
Awareness systems and Social Connectedness
Social Intelligence in Home Dialog Systems
Cognitive training for the elderly
Motivation and Behavioral change
Design process related
User Centered Design
Engineering the User Experience
Measuring user satisfaction
Measuring perceived social intelligence
Measuring the effect of social connectedness
Setting up an ExperienceLab
More information on my personal and educational background is found on this site. An overview of my external publications andis also available. In the context of my activities at Philips Research I generated some , participated in and was involved in different . An incomplete list of I have been coaching is available.
Since 2006 I am a member of the American Psychological Association.
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