Communication and Information Sciences Ph.D. Program at the University of Hawaii in Manoa
phone:      +001 (808)-312-9819
E-mail:      philippj at hawaii dot edu

Resume    pdf


Research
Interests
IT and Healthcare, in particular the potential of assistive technology to both support and/or stimulate dementia patients using their remaining individual memory as well as integrate their (informal) caregivers around in a home caring environment.

Expertise
Human-Computer-Interaction, Usability Evaluation Methodologies,Preparation,Conduction and evaluation of empirical studies ,Qualitative and quantitative data assessment, User Centered Design,Interface Design for special target audiences,Multimodal Interface Design, Medical Information Systems and Health Informatics, Ambient Assistant Living, Automotive Human-Machine-Interface Design, Design Engineering, Innovation- and Intellectual Property Management, Technology Assessment, Ergonomics, Human Factors.


Published Work
P. Silva, K. Holden, P. Jordan (2015)
Towards a List of Heuristics to Evaluate Smartphone Apps Targeted at Older Adults: A Study with Apps that Aim at Promoting Health and Well-being
48th Hawaii International Conference on System Sciences, Grand Hyatt, Kauai, Hawaii, USA.   in print

P. Silva, K. Holden, P. Jordan (2014)
Something Old, Something New, Something Borrowed:gathering feedback of experts while performing heuristic evaluation with heuristics targeted at older adults
Workshop on Designing Systems for Health and Entertainment : what are we missing? 11th Advances in Computer Entertainment Technology Conference, Funchal, Madeira, Portugal.   in print

P. Jordan, P. Silva, F. Nunes, R. Oliveira (2013)
mobileWAY - A system to reduce the feeling of temporary lonesomeness of persons with dementia and to foster inter-caregiver collaboration.
46th Hawaii International Conference on System Sciences, Wailea, Hawaii, USA.   pdf   PPT (pdf format)

P. Jordan,P. Silva (2011)
Analysis, design and evaluation of an interactive system to support dementia patients and integrate carers.
Workshop on Promoting and Supporting Healthy Living by Design. Interact 2011, Lisbon, Portugal   pdf
 
F. Diederichs, C. Marberger, P. Jordan (2010)
Design and assessment of informative auditory warning signals for ADAS
Poster at the World Automotive Congress of the International Federation of Automotive Engineering Societies. Budapest, Hungary   pdf


Unpublished Work
P. Jordan (2012)
Gamification in formal educational settings
Term paper. University of Hawaii at Manoa, HI, USA.   pdf
 
P. Jordan (2011)
Image Retrieval – State of the Art and future challenges
Term paper. University of Hawaii at Manoa, HI, USA.   pdf

P. Jordan (2011)
The value of modern Science Fiction for Design From Star Trek and HCI
Term Paper. University of Hawaii at Manoa, HI, USA   pdf
 
P. Jordan (2011)
Analysis, Design and Evaluation of an Interactive System to Support Early Stage Dementia Patients and their Families
Thesis. Fraunhofer Portugal Research Center for Assistive Information and Communication Solutions (AICOS), Porto, Portugal   pdf

P. Jordan (2009)
Design and Assessment of Informative Auditory Warnings for ADAS
Project. Department of Human Factors and Technology Management, University of Stuttgart, Stuttgart, Germany   pdf

P. Jordan (2008)
Selection of an appropriate Usability Evaluation Method
Project. Department of Design Engineering, University of Stuttgart, Stuttgart, Germany (in German)   pdf


Research excerpts
mobileWAY Demo   video
mobileWAY Concept   video
mobileWAY Flyer pdf


Education
2011-
PhD Student
Communication and Information Sciences Ph.D. Program at the University of Hawaii in Manoa
2011
Diplom-Ingenieur (Diploma Examination)
Program Area Mechanical Engineering (Major Fields: Industrial Design Engineering and Technology Management  with the final grade 1.8 (very good), University of Stuttgart, Stuttgart, Germany.
2006
Prediploma (Intermediate Examination)
Major Vehicle and Engine Engineering, University of Stuttgart, Stuttgart, Germany


Previous Positions
2013 - 2014
Teaching Assistant
Communication and Information Sciences PhD Program, University of Hawaii at Manoa, USA (Fall 2013, Spring 2014).
2013
Teaching Assistant
ICS 314 Software Engineering I, Information and Computer Sciences Department, University of Hawaii at Manoa, USA (Spring 2013).
2012
Teaching Assistant
ICS 414 Software Engineering II, Information and Computer Sciences Department, University of Hawaii at Manoa, USA (Fall 2012).
2012
Teaching Assistant
ICS 314 Software Engineering I, Information and Computer Sciences Department, University of Hawaii at Manoa (Spring 2012, Summer 2012)
2011
Teaching Assistant
ICS 110 Introduction to Programming Through 3D Animations & ICS 314 Software Engineering, Information and Computer Sciences Department, University of Hawaii at Manoa (Fall 2011).
2011
Researcher
Fraunhofer Portugal Research Center for Assistive Information and Communication Solutions (AICOS), Porto, Portugal.
2009
Intern
R&D department of Gamesa Eólica in the Areas of Wind Turbine Engineering, Innovation and Intellectual Property Management, Zamudio, Spain.
2006 - 2007
Working Student
Vehicle Interaction Lab, Fraunhofer Institute for Industrial Engineering (IAO), Stuttgart, Germany.


Last updated, October 2014