Senior Lecturer in Design
Dr Larissa Pschetz, Senior Lecturer in Design
Dr Larissa Pschetz is an interaction designer and senior lecturer in Design Informatics. She completed a Microsoft-funded PhD in 2014, having previously worked at research centres such as IBM Watson in Cambridge MA, Microsoft Research in Cambridge UK and Microsoft Research Asia, as well as interaction design offices such as IxDS in Berlin and HID in Hamburg, Germany. Her research explores socio-technological narratives, interaction with autonomous systems, and technology inclusion, with particular focus on time, temporality and ecologies.
- Research through design
- Speculative Design
- Living with autonomous systems
- Inclusive technologies
- Temporal design
- More-than-human ecologies
Larissa’s research profile can be found on Edinburgh Research Explorer
Could your kettle do more than boiling water?
CariCrop looks at the potential of blockchain technologies to support regional food production and trade in the Caribbean.
Connected High Street
This timely project explores the potential for reconfiguring the traditional organisation of customer, salesperson, cash register, tangible things and database, allowing shops ‘stacks’ of both immaterial and material processes to share data that will improve social and economic conditions.
ICT4D and Covid-19
Advanced Care Research Centre (ACRC)
High‐quality data‐driven, personalised and affordable care that supports the independence, dignity and quality‐of‐life of people in later life living in their own homes and in supported care environments.