Annalisa Degenhard, M.Sc.

Annalisa Degenhard joined the HCI group in July 2022 as a PhD student. Annalisa holds a M.Sc. in Media Informatics (2022) from the University of Ulm. As her master's thesis in cooperation with Schultech GmbH, she developed a mobile application for teachers that provides technical support when having to deal with technical equipment at schools. The title of her master's thesis was:  Conception and Realization of a Gamification-based Learning Software to Enhance Technical Knowledge of Teachers with React Native. She earned her B.Sc. in media informatics in Ulm with focus on Usability Engineering and mobile application development in 2019. As her Bachelor's thesis, in cooperation with the institute of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, she developed a gamification based mobile application that helps students in the field of biochemistry to practice for their exams.

Research interests

  • Gamification-based software development
  • Mobile Application Development
  • Immersion and Presence in augmented and virtual realities