Debopriyo Roy

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This research explored how website analysis and design pedagogy could help support analytical thinking and English language production in an EFL context. In this study, 28 EFL-based computer science students took part in a website analysis experiment. The study investigated if students could analyze English websites and comprehend and produce responses in(More)
The primary research question in this paper revolved around the logistics and feasibility of using iPad to perform the processes related to 3D scanning, design and technical documentation for task-based English language learning in a non-native classroom environment. The project discussed the use of IPads to scan a physical object using iSense scanners, use(More)
The changing face of technical communication is no longer centered solely on the principles of document design, audience and task analysis, the specific heuristics in design analysis, and interactions design; rather, attention has shifted to include what makes for good experience. Good experience design demands a widening scope for user engagement and goes(More)
Concept maps have been traditionally used as a technique for information comprehension, visualization, brainstorming, schematization and document production in multiple ways. They are also considered an effective tool for visual-spatial learning. Concept maps have been used successfully in EFL learning situations. However, in most cases, concept maps have(More)
A simple classification as visual or verbal learner is an oversimplification of users' learning behavior. Often readers approach the task in terms of their interpretation of the situation. In this experimental study, readers confronted imagery invoking text with graphic details of surgical actions. Readers were asked to mentally animate the impending(More)
Outsourcing of Information Technology (IT) and Information Technology Enabled Services (ITES) has taken the world by storm, and India is leading the pack with its skilled, inexpensive, and English-speaking labor force. The rate of outsourcing of technical writing projects to India is increasing rapidly, as never before with projects being outsourced or(More)
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