Martina Angela Sasse

Personal Homepage
http://www.cs.ucl.ac.uk/staff/a.sasse/
Employer
(http://www.cs.ucl.ac.uk/)
Email
a.sasse@cs.ucl.ac.uk

Read psychology in Germany and holds an M.Sc. in Occupational Psychology
from Sheffield University, and a PhD in Computer Science (on Users' Models)
from the University
of Birmingham. Worked as a Human Factors Specialist for Philips
Corporate Industrial Design in 1990. Started as Lecturer in the Department of Computer Science at UCL in
November 1990.

Publication Statistics

Publication period start
1993
Publication period end
2008
Number of co-authors
45

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Publications

Knoche, Hendrik, Sasse, Martina Angela (2008): The sweet spot: how people trade off size and definition on mobile devices. In: El-Saddik, Abdulmotaleb, Vuong, Son, Griwodz, Carsten, Bimbo, Alberto Del, Candan, K. Selcuk, Jaimes, Alejandro (eds.) Proceedings of the 16th International Conference on Multimedia 2008 October 26-31, 2008, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada. pp. 21-30. http://doi.acm.org/10.1145/1459359.1459363

Keval, Hina, Sasse, Martina Angela (2008): To catch a thief - you need at least 8 frames per second: the impact of frame rates on use. In: El-Saddik, Abdulmotaleb, Vuong, Son, Griwodz, Carsten, Bimbo, Alberto Del, Candan, K. Selcuk, Jaimes, Alejandro (eds.) Proceedings of the 16th International Conference on Multimedia 2008 October 26-31, 2008, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada. pp. 941-944. http://doi.acm.org/10.1145/1459359.1459527

Knoche, Hendrik, Papaleo, Marco, Sasse, Martina Angela, Vanelli-Coralli, Alessandro (2007): The kindest cut: enhancing the user experience of mobile tv through adequate zooming. In: Lienhart, Rainer, Prasad, Anand R., Hanjalic, Alan, Choi, Sunghyun, Bailey, Brian P., Sebe, Nicu (eds.) Proceedings of the 15th International Conference on Multimedia 2007 September 24-29, 2007, Augsburg, Germany. pp. 87-96. http://doi.acm.org/10.1145/1291233.1291254

Bonhard, Philip, Harries, Clare, McCarthy, John, Sasse, Martina Angela (2006): Accounting for taste: using profile similarity to improve recommender systems. In: Proceedings of ACM CHI 2006 Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems , 2006, . pp. 1057-1066. http://doi.acm.org/10.1145/1124772.1124930

Knoche, Hendrik, McCarthy, John D., Sasse, Martina Angela (2006): Reading the fine print: the effect of text legibility on perceived video quality in mobile. In: Nahrstedt, Klara, Turk, Matthew, Rui, Yong, Klas, Wolfgang, Mayer-Patel, Ketan (eds.) Proceedings of the 14th ACM International Conference on Multimedia October 23-27, 2006, Santa Barbara, CA, USA. pp. 727-730. http://doi.acm.org/10.1145/1180639.1180794

Scholl, Jeremiah, Parnes, Peter, McCarthy, John D., Sasse, Martina Angela (2005): Designing a large-scale video chat application. In: Zhang, Hongjiang, Chua, Tat-Seng, Steinmetz, Ralf, Kankanhalli, Mohan S., Wilcox, Lynn (eds.) Proceedings of the 13th ACM International Conference on Multimedia November 6-11, 2005, Singapore. pp. 71-80. http://doi.acm.org/10.1145/1101149.1101160

Knoche, Hendrik, McCarthy, John D., Sasse, Martina Angela (2005): Can small be beautiful?: assessing image resolution requirements for mobile TV. In: Zhang, Hongjiang, Chua, Tat-Seng, Steinmetz, Ralf, Kankanhalli, Mohan S., Wilcox, Lynn (eds.) Proceedings of the 13th ACM International Conference on Multimedia November 6-11, 2005, Singapore. pp. 829-838. http://doi.acm.org/10.1145/1101149.1101331

Riegelsberger, Jens, Sasse, Martina Angela, McCarthy, John D. (2005): Rich Media, Poor Judgement? A Study of Media Effects on Users\' Trust in Expertise. In: Proceedings of the HCI05 Conference on People and Computers XIX , 2005, . pp. 267-284.

Bonhard, P., Sasse, Martina Angela (2005): . In: Proceedings of the HCI05 Conference on People and Computers XIX , 2005, . pp. 251-266.

Riegelsberger, Jens, Sasse, Martina Angela, McCarthy, John D. (2005): Do people trust their eyes more than ears?: media bias in detecting cues of expertise. In: Proceedings of ACM CHI 2005 Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems , 2005, . pp. 1745-1748. http://doi.acm.org/10.1145/1056808.1057012

Riegelsberger, Jens, Sasse, Martina Angela, McCarthy, John D. (2005): The mechanics of trust: A framework for research and design. In International Journal of Human-Computer Studies, 62 (3) pp. 381-422. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ijhcs.2005.01.001

McCarthy, John D., Sasse, Martina Angela, Miras, Dimitrios (2004): Sharp or smooth?: comparing the effects of quantization vs. frame rate for streamed video. In: Dykstra-Erickson, Elizabeth, Tscheligi, Manfred (eds.) Proceedings of ACM CHI 2004 Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems April 24-29, 2004, Vienna, Austria. pp. 535-542. http://doi.acm.org/10.1145/985692.985760

Wilson, Gillian M., Sasse, Martina Angela (2004): From doing to being: getting closer to the user experience. In Interacting with Computers, 16 (4) pp. 697-705. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.intcom.2004.06.001

McCarthy, John D., Sasse, Martina Angela, Riegelsberger, Jens (2004): The Geometry of Web Search. In: Proceedings of the HCI04 Conference on People and Computers XVIII , 2004, . pp. 249-262.

Boardman, Richard, Sasse, Martina Angela (2004): "Stuff goes into the computer and doesn't come out": a cross-tool study of personal inform. In: Dykstra-Erickson, Elizabeth, Tscheligi, Manfred (eds.) Proceedings of ACM CHI 2004 Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems April 24-29, 2004, Vienna, Austria. pp. 583-590. http://doi.acm.org/10.1145/985692.985766

Riegelsberger, Jens, Sasse, Martina Angela, McCarthy, John D. (2003): The researcher's dilemma: evaluating trust in computer-mediated communication. In International Journal of Human-Computer Studies, 58 (6) pp. 759-781.

McCarthy, John D., Sasse, Martina Angela, Riegelsberger, Jens (2003): Could I have the Menu Please? An Eye Tracking Study of Design Conventions. In: Proceedings of the HCI03 Conference on People and Computers XVII , 2003, . pp. 401-414.

Garau, Maia, Slater, Mel, Vinayagamoorthy, Vinoba, Brogni, Andrea, Steed, Anthony, Sasse, Martina Angela (2003): The impact of avatar realism and eye gaze control on perceived quality of communication in. In: Cockton, Gilbert, Korhonen, Panu (eds.) Proceedings of the ACM CHI 2003 Human Factors in Computing Systems Conference April 5-10, 2003, Ft. Lauderdale, Florida, USA. pp. 529-536.

Boardman, R., Spence, R., Sasse, Martina Angela (2003): Too Many Hierarchies? The Daily Struggle for Control of the Workspace. In: Stephanidis, Constantine (eds.) Proceedings of the Tenth International Conference on Human-Computer Interaction June 22-27, 2003, Crete, Greece. pp. 616-620.

Riegelsberger, Jens, Sasse, Martina Angela, McCarthy, John D. (2003): Shiny happy people building trust?: photos on e-commerce websites and consumer trust. In: Cockton, Gilbert, Korhonen, Panu (eds.) Proceedings of the ACM CHI 2003 Human Factors in Computing Systems Conference April 5-10, 2003, Ft. Lauderdale, Florida, USA. pp. 121-128.

Riegelsberger, Jens, Sasse, Martina Angela, McCarthy, John D. (2003): Trust at First Sight? A Test of Users\' Ability to Identify Trustworthy E-commerce Sites. In: Proceedings of the HCI03 Conference on People and Computers XVII , 2003, . pp. 243-260.

Garau, Maia, Slater, Mel, Bee, Simon, Sasse, Martina Angela (2001): The Impact of Eye Gaze on Communication using Humanoid Avatars. 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. 309-316. http://www.acm.org/pubs/articles/proceedings/chi/365024/p309-garau/p309-garau.pdf

Adams, A., Sasse, Martina Angela (2001): Privacy in Multimedia Communications: Protecting Users, Not Just Data. In: Proceedings of the HCI01 Conference on People and Computers XV , 2001, . pp. 49-64.

Wilson, G. M., Sasse, Martina Angela (2000): Do Users Always Know What\'s Good For Them? Utilising Physiological Responses to Assess Me. In: Proceedings of the HCI00 Conference on People and Computers XIV , 2000, . pp. 327-340.

Watson, Anna, Sasse, Martina Angela (2000): The good, the bad, and the muffled: the impact of different degradations on Internet speec. In: ACM Multimedia 2000 , 2000, . pp. 269-276. http://doi.acm.org/10.1145/354384.354503

Sheeran, Louise, Sasse, Martina Angela, Rimmer, Jon, Wakeman, Ian (2000): Back to Basics: Is a Better Understanding of the Internet a Precursor for Effective Use of. In: Proceedings of the First Nordic Conference on Human-Computer Interaction , 2000, .

Brostoff, S., Sasse, Martina Angela (2000): Are Passfaces More Usable Than Passwords? A Field Trial Investigation. In: Proceedings of the HCI00 Conference on People and Computers XIV , 2000, . pp. 405-424.

Adams, Anne, Sasse, Martina Angela (1999): Users Are Not The Enemy. In Communications of the ACM, 42 (12) pp. 40-46. http://doi.acm.org/10.1145/322796.322806

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

Watson, Anne, Sasse, Martina Angela (1998): Measuring Perceived Quality of Speech and Video in Multimedia Conferencing Applications. In: ACM Multimedia 1998 , 1998, . pp. 55-60. http://doi.acm.org/10.1145/290747.290755

Hardman, Vicky, Sasse, Martina Angela, Kouvelas, Isidor (1998): Successful Multiparty Audio Communication over the Internet. In Communications of the ACM, 41 (5) pp. 74-80.

Clark, Louise, Sasse, Martina Angela (1997): Conceptual Design Reconsidered: The Case of the Internet Session Directory Tool. 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. 67-84.

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.

Watson, Anna, Sasse, Martina Angela (1996): Evaluating Audio and Video Quality in Low-Cost Multimedia Conferencing Systems. In Interacting with Computers, 8 (3) pp. 255-275.

Sasse, Martina Angela, Handley, Mark James, Chuang, Shaw Cheng (1993): Support for Collaborative Authoring via Email: The MESSIE Environment. In: Michelis, Giorgio De, Simone, Carla, Schmidt, Kjeld (eds.) ECSCW 93 - Proceedings of the Third European Conference on Computer Supported Cooperative Work , 1993, . pp. 249-264.

Schulzrinne, Henning, Dimitrova, Nevenka, Sasse, Martina Angela, Moon, Sue B., Lienhart, Rainer (eds.) Proceedings of the 12th ACM International Conference on Multimedia October 10-16, 2004, New York, NY, USA.

Sasse, Martina Angela, Cunningham, R. J., Winder, R. L. (eds.) Proceedings of the Eleventh Conference of the British Computer Society Human Computer Interaction Specialist Group - People and Computers XI August, 1996, London, UK.

Sasse, Martina Angela, Johnson, Chris (eds.) Proceedings of INTERACT 99 - IFIP TC13 Seventh International Conference on Human-Computer Interaction August 30-Sept 03, 1999, Edinburgh, Scotland.