August 2013 - Current
Team: Knowl Baek, Parry Koriath, Jaime Riviera
Many people in urban areas procrastinate in going to sleep, suffering mild cases of chronic sleep debt.* We set out to explore the role of procrastination in sleep debt, and how use of technology and digital content affects the decision making.
*2011 Sleep in America Poll (Communications Technology in the Bedroom). National Sleep Foundation.
- Use models from social science theories and ethnographic methods to frame a qualitative research question.
- Collect data using various sensors in pursuit of rich and dimensional insights.
- Iterate to determine effective research, analysis and visualization methods.
- Document processes, methods & results of sensor experiments in a ‘whitebook'
USER CENTERED DESIGN THEORY