Monica Tentori

I am an associate professor in the Department of Computer Science, CICESE, Mexico. My research interests are in human-computer interaction, ubiquitous computing and pervasive healthcare. Email me at mtentori[at]gmail[dot]com or call me at +52 (646) 175 0500 ext. 23417
This website was updated on July 2016
Posts tagged "tangible computing"

Our paper to Personal and Ubiquitous Computing got accepted! Special congratulations to Liz & Cathy!

Escobedo, L., Ibarra, C., Hernandez, J., Alvelais, M., and Tentori, M. (in press) “Smart objects to support the discrimination training of children with autism” Personal and Ubiquitous Computing
LACCIR grant accepted! "Mobile and Tangible Computing for the remote monitoring of emotional states in palliative care caregivers"

LACCIR grant accepted! “Mobile and Tangible Computing for the remote monitoring of emotional states in palliative care caregivers”

Patients in palliative care for cancer are treated at home if possible, with regular doctor’s appointments. The care of individuals with cancer is not an easy task. The responsibility of their care at home is in many cases taken over by a family member, e.g. a spouse or child. This creates emotional burdens and mental...
Things that think (T3)

Things that think (T3)

 private webpage:  Cognitive therapies use traditional objects to teach children with autism age appropriate cognitive skills. During cognitive therapies children with autism often loose attention, and caregivers invest a lot of time in engaging them with the therapy providing frequent prompting while maintaining a detailed record of children’s progress, and number of given prompts. To...

Our paper to CIARP got accepted! Special thanks to Catalina who did an amazing job with the evaluation

Quintana, E., Ibarra, C., Escobedo, L., Tentori, M. and Favela, J. (2012) “Object and gesture recognition to assist children with autism during the discrimination training”, CIARP ’12, Buenos Aires, Argentina

“Things that think” for the cognitive skills training of students with autism.

Ibarra, C. y Tentori, M. “Things that think” for the cognitive skills training of students with autism. Workshop on Evaluation, interfaces and education, de CHI ’12, Autisn, Texas
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