A Translational Science Model for HCI

@article{Colusso2019ATS,
  title={A Translational Science Model for HCI},
  author={Lucas Colusso and Ridley Jones and Sean A Munson and Gary Hsieh},
  journal={Proceedings of the 2019 CHI Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems},
  year={2019}
}
Using scientific discoveries to inform design practice is an important, but difficult, objective in HCI. In this paper, we provide an overview of Translational Science in HCI by triangulating literature related to the research-practice gap with interview data from many parties engaged (or not) in translating HCI knowledge. We propose a model for Translational Science in HCI based on the concept of a continuum to describe how knowledge progresses (or stalls) through multiple steps and… 

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