Author: Anne Adams
Dr. Anne Adams is a Research Fellow at UCL Interaction Centre and a visiting Senior Lecturer at the Middlesex University 'Interaction Design Centre' and external examiner for Bath University. Recent research has reviewed the use of information and digital resources within different parts of the health service. Findings were not only published but also fed back to the information providers and designers in the development of their systems. The success of this project has increased collaborative links both within the public and commercial sector.
Dr Adams previous research into usability and security (i.e. authentication, privacy and trust) has extended into CSCW and multimedia communications. Recent publications and a Book chapter relate to these issues in both the academic and health domain.
She is a member of the ACM and has been on the committee for the British HCI group and has organised the Healthcare Digital Library workshop (at the European Conference for Digital libraries) for the past two years. She has presented at and chaired sessions at international conferences and been both an invited and keynote speaker for academic, industrial and health organisations across the world. In 2005 she was an invited speaker at the 'Royal Society of Medicine' and 'GOOGLE' while also winning the 'best international paper' at the IEEE / ACM joint conference for digital libraries.
Blandford, Ann, Adams, Anne, Attfield, Simon, Buchanan, George, Gow, Jeremy, Makri, Stephann, Rimmer, Jon, Warwick, Claire (2008): The PRET A Rapporter framework: Evaluating digital libraries from the perspective of infor. In Information Processing & Management, 44 (1) pp. 4-21. http://dl.acm.org/citation.cfm?id=1315074
Adams, Anne, Blandford, Ann, Lunt, Peter (2005): Social Empowerment and Exclusion: A case study on Digital Libraries. In ACM Transactions on CHI, 0 (0) pp. 174-200. http://www.uclic.ucl.ac.uk/annb/docs/aaabplToCHIpreprint.pdf
Adams, Anne, Blandford, Ann (2005): Bridging the gap between organizational and user perspectives of security in the clinical . In International Journal of Human-Computer Studies, 63 (1) pp. 175-202. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ijhcs.2005.04.022
Adams, Anne, Sasse, Martina Angela, Lunt, Peter (1997): Making Passwords Secure and Usable. In: Thimbleby, Harold, O'Conaill, Brid, Thomas, Peter J. (eds.) Proceedings of the Twelfth Conference of the British Computer Society Human Computer Interaction Specialist Group - People and Computers XII August, 1997, Bristol, England, UK. pp. 1-19.
Adams, Anne, Blandford, Ann (2005): Digital libraries\' support for the user\'s \'information journey\'. In: JCDL05: Proceedings of the 5th ACM/IEEE-CS Joint Conference on Digital Libraries , 2005, . pp. 160-169. http://doi.acm.org/10.1145/1065385.1065424
Nilsson, Maria, Adams, Anne, Herd, Simon (2005): Building security and trust in online banking. In: Proceedings of ACM CHI 2005 Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems , 2005, . pp. 1701-1704. http://doi.acm.org/10.1145/1056808.1057001
Adams, Anne, Sasse, Martina Angela (1999): Taming the wolf in sheep\'s clothing: privacy in multimedia communications. In: ACM Multimedia 1999 , 1999, . pp. 101-107. http://doi.acm.org/10.1145/319463.319476
Sweeney, Breen, Adams, Anne (2009): Virtual world users evaluated according to environment design, task based and affective at. In: Proceedings of the HCI09 Conference on People and Computers XXIII , 2009, . pp. 381-387. http://doi.acm.org/10.1145/1671011.1671060
Coughlan, Tim, Adams, Anne, Collins, Trevor, Davies, Sarah, Lea, John, Rogers, Yvonne (2011): Working with 'mission control' in scientific fieldwork: supporting interactions between in. In: Proceedings of ACM CSCW11 Conference on Computer-Supported Cooperative Work , 2011, . pp. 617-620. http://dx.doi.org/10.1145/1958824.1958928
Adams, Anne, Coughlan, Tim, Lea, John, Rogers, Yvonne, Davies, Sarah, Collins, Trevor (2011): Designing interconnected distributed resources for collaborative inquiry based science edu. In: JCDL11 Proceedings of the 2010 Joint International Conference on Digital Libraries , 2011, . pp. 395-396. http://dx.doi.org/10.1145/1998076.1998152
Coughlan, Tim, Adams, Anne, Rogers, Yvonne (2010): Designing for balance: Out There and In Here. In: Proceedings of the HCI10 Conference on People and Computers XXIV , 2010, . pp. 468-473. http://dl.acm.org/citation.cfm?id=2146377