Author: Erik Froekjaer

Erik Froekjaer

Erik Froekjaer

His main focus is human-computer usability research, and more broadly the understanding computing as a human and social activity. He also maintains an interest in how to manage and develop information systems and expert support systems which are highly useful and efficient for users and organizations.


Publication period start: 1996
Publication period end: 2012
Number of co-authors: 14


Number of publications with favourite co-authors
Alan Woolrych
Gilbert Cockton
Kasper Hornbaek

Productive Colleagues

Most productive colleagues in number of publications
Morten Hertzum
Kasper Hornbaek
Gilbert Cockton


Woolrych, Alan, Hornbaek, Kasper, Froekjaer, Erik, Cockton, Gilbert (2011): Ingredients and Meals Rather Than Recipes: a Proposal for Research That Does Not Treat Usa. In International Journal of Human-Computer Interaction, 99999 (1) pp. 1-1.

Hornbaek, Kasper, Froekjaer, Erik (2008): A Study of the Evaluator Effect in Usability Testing. In Human-Computer Interaction, 23 (3) pp. 251-277.

Hornbaek, Kasper, Froekjaer, Erik (2008): Comparison of techniques for matching of usability problem descriptions. In Interacting with Computers, 20 (6) pp. 505-514.

Uldall-Espersen, Tobias, Froekjaer, Erik, Hornbaek, Kasper (2008): Tracing impact in a usability improvement process. In Interacting with Computers, 20 (1) pp. 48-63.

Froekjaer, Erik, Hornbaek, Kasper (2007): Metaphors of human thinking for usability inspection and design. In ACM Transactions on Computer-Human Interaction, 14 (4) pp. 20.

Hornbaek, Kasper, Froekjaer, Erik (2003): Reading patterns and usability in visualizations of electronic documents. In ACM Transactions on Computer-Human Interaction, 10 (2) pp. 119-149.

Hornbaek, Kasper, Froekjaer, Erik (2002): Evaluating User Interfaces with Metaphors of Human Thinking. In: Carbonell, Noelle, Stephanidis, Constantine (eds.) Proceedings of the 7th ERCIM Workshop on User Interfaces for All October 23-25, 2002, Paris, France. pp. 486-507.

Hornbaek, Kasper, Froekjaer, Erik (2001): Reading of Electronic Documents: The Usability of Linear, Fisheye, and Overview+Detail Int. In: Beaudouin-Lafon, Michel, Jacob, Robert J. K. (eds.) Proceedings of the ACM CHI 2001 Human Factors in Computing Systems Conference March 31 - April 5, 2001, Seattle, Washington, USA. pp. 293-300.

Froekjaer, Erik, Hertzum, Morten, Hornbaek, Kasper (2000): Measurfing Usability: Are Effectiveness, Efficiency, and Satisfaction Really Correlated?. In: Turner, Thea, Szwillus, Gerd, Czerwinski, Mary, Peterno, Fabio, Pemberton, Steven (eds.) Proceedings of the ACM CHI 2000 Human Factors in Computing Systems Conference April 1-6, 2000, The Hague, The Netherlands. pp. 345-352.

Perstrup, Ketil, Froekjaer, Erik, Konstantinovitz, Maria, Konstantinovitz, Thorbjorn, Sorensen, Flemming S., Varming, Jytte (1997): A World Wide Web-Based HCI-Library Designed for Interaction Studies. In: Stephanidis, Constantine, Carbonell, Noelle (eds.) Proceedings of the 3rd ERCIM Workshop on User Interfaces for All November 3-4, 1994, Obernai, France. pp. 6.

Hertzum, Morten, Froekjaer, Erik (1996): Browsing and Querying in Online Documentation: A Study of User Interfaces and the Interact. In ACM Transactions on Computer-Human Interaction, 3 (2) pp. 136-161.

Langer, Lars, Froekjaer, Erik (2008): Improving web search transparency by using a Venn diagram interface. In: Proceedings of the Fifth Nordic Conference on Human-Computer Interaction , 2008, . pp. 249-256.

Uldall-Espersen, Tobias, Froekjaer, Erik (2007): Usability and Software Development: Roles of the Stakeholders. In: Jacko, Julie A. (eds.) HCI International 2007 - 12th International Conference - Part I July 22-27, 2007, Beijing, China. pp. 642-651.

Hornbaek, Kasper, Froekjaer, Erik (2008): Making use of business goals in usability evaluation: an experiment with novice evaluators. In: Proceedings of ACM CHI 2008 Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems April 5-10, 2008, . pp. 903-912.

Christensen, Lars, Froekjaer, Erik (2010): Distributed usability evaluation: enabling large-scale usability evaluation with user-cont. In: Proceedings of the Sixth Nordic Conference on Human-Computer Interaction , 2010, . pp. 118-127.

Froekjaer, Erik, Hornbaek, Kasper (eds.) Proceedings of the 2nd Danish Human-Computer Interaction Research Symposium November 7, 2002, Aarhus, Denmark.

Loeventoft, Philip Kaare, Noerregaard, Lasse Benn, Froekjaer, Erik (2012): Designing Daybuilder: an experimental app to support people with depression. In: Proceedings of the 12th Participatory Design Conference. Volume 2 Exploratory Papers, Workshop Descriptions, Industry Cases , 2012, . pp. 1-4.