St Andrews HCI Research Group

Maheshya Weerasinghe is the first joint PhD student of the  University of St Andrews (UK) – University of Primorska (Slovenia) co-tutelle in Computer Science program. Her PhD is supervised by Professor Aaron Quigley (SACHI), Dr. Matjaž Kljun (HICUP) and Dr. Klen Čopič Pucihar (HICUP).Maheshya’s PhD research is focused on how novel technologies can be used in teaching and learning towards enhanced knowledge retention. Her research interests involve Extended Reality, Human-Computer Interaction, Multimodal Interaction, Intelligence Amplification, and Cognitive Intervention.

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