Researchers


Andrew Cen

Master's Student, Game Design Research

Andrew is a user experience designer and researcher within the HCI Games Group lab. He is currently completing his graduate studies within the faculty of System Design Engineering, under the supervision of Dr. Lennart Nacke. Andrew’s primary research area focuses on Human computer interactions (HCI), user experience (UX), and gamification. His current thesis examines a user’s experience of immersion and enjoyability across controllers of different fidelities. He is also researching financial literacy through applied gamification. In his spare time he designs for hackathons and various side projects that explore health and big tech.

Projects


Publications

Year 2019


“I don't fit into a single type”: A Trait Model and Scale of Game Playing Preferences

Gustavo F. Tondello, Karina Arrambide, Giovanni Ribeiro, Andrew Cen, and Lennart E. Nacke. 2019. “I don't fit into a single type”: A Trait Model and Scale of Game Playing Preferences. In Proceedings of INTERACT 2019, LNCS 11747. Springer. doi:10.1007/978-3-030-29384-0_23