Andriana Boudouraki

Andriana Boudouraki is a Ph.D. student at the Mixed Reality Lab, University of Nottingham. Her thesis examines interactions via mobile robotic telepresence and the value of this technology in workplaces. Her research interests include computer-mediated communication, HRI, and how systems, technology, and spaces can support effective hybrid interactions. [email protected]

Emerging telepresence technologies in hybrid learning environments

Posted: Wed, January 25, 2023 - 3:49:00

During the pandemic, when some learners are expected to be remote, conventional videoconferencing tools like Zoom or Microsoft Teams are used by necessity, but they are not without their limitations (e.g., bandwidth and Internet accessibility requirements). These tools, initially designed for corporate use, can be extremely useful when everyone is remote. However, we have learned that videoconferencing tools are not…