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About the article
Maria Wirzberger, M. Sc. works as research assistant within the interdisciplinary DFG Research Training Group “CrossWorlds” at the TU Chemnitz. In 2012, she received a B. Sc. in Psychology from the University of Hagen, and completed the master’s program Human Factors at the TU Berlin in 2014. Her current PhD project focusses on connecting cognitive modeling and instructional design by exploring the construct of cognitive load with the cognitive architecture ACT-R.
Prof. Dr.-Ing. Nele Russwinkel
Nele Russwinkel holds a junior professorship for Cognitive Modeling in dynamic Human-Machine Systems at the TU Berlin. Based on a B. Sc. and M. Sc. in Cognitive Science from the University of Osnabrueck and some experience in industry, she held a scholarship within the DFG Research Training Group “ProMeTeI” at the TU Berlin, where she obtained her PhD in 2009. Besides others, her research is concerned with cognitive modeling of human-computer interaction on purposes of usability, embodied spatial cognition and time estimation.
Published Online: 2015-07-12
Published in Print: 2015-08-01