Researchers


Katja Rogers

Visiting Ph.D. Student, Audio and VR games

Katja Rogers is a Computer Science PhD student from the Institute of Media Informatics at Ulm University, Germany. As a visiting researcher within Dr. Lennart Nacke's research group, her current project at the HCI Games Group focuses on the effects of audio on player experience in a VR horror game. Her previous projects involved topics such as NPC design, evolutionary algorithms, persuasive and pervasive games, as well as augmented reality.

Projects


Publications

Year 2018


KickAR: Exploring Game Balancing Through Boosts and Handicaps in Augmented Reality Table Football

Katja Rogers, Mark Colley, David Lehr, Julian Frommel, Marcel Walch, Lennart E. Nacke, and Michael Weber. 2018. KickAR: Exploring Game Balancing Through Boosts and Handicaps in Augmented Reality Table Football. In Proceeding of the 2018 ACM Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems - CHI 2018. Montreal, QC, Canada. ACM, 166. doi:10.1145/3173574.3173740

Vanishing Importance: Studying Immersive Effects of Game Audio Perception on Player Experiences in Virtual Reality

Katja Rogers, Giovanni Ribeiro, Rina R. Wehbe, Michael Weber, and Lennart E. Nacke. 2018. Vanishing Importance: Studying Immersive Effects of Game Audio Perception on Player Experiences in Virtual Reality. In Proceeding of the 2018 ACM Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems - CHI 2018. Montreal, QC, Canada. ACM, 328. doi:10.1145/3173574.3173902

Year 2017


Exploring the Potential of Game Audio for Wellbeing

Katja Rogers and Lennart E. Nacke. 2017. Exploring the Potential of Game Audio for Wellbeing. In Positive Gaming: Workshop on Gamification and Games for Wellbeing. Amsterdam, Netherlands. CEUR-WS.org. Online: http://ceur-ws.org/Vol-2055/paper8.pdf