Welcome to the Victoria Interactive eXperiences with Information (VIXI) website.

We are a collaborative research group in the Department of Computer Science at the University of Victoria, co-lead by Charles Perin, Sowmya Somanath, Miguel Nacenta and Regan Mandryk. We work in the core areas of Human-Computer Interaction and Information Visualization. We use methodologies from, and contribute to a wide range of disciplines, including Design, User eXperience, Human Factors, Perception, Education, Cognitive Science, Psychology, Art, Computer Science, Philosophy and Sociology.

New blog post - VIXI @ CHI 2024 - PhD Student Recap
In our latest blog post, three VIXI PhD students share their reflections on CHI'24.
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Yichun Zhao awarded an NSERC Canada Graduate Scholarship - Doctoral
PhD student Yichun Zhao was awarded an NSERC CGS-D Scholarship for his research on enhanced information accessibility for people who are blind or low-vision.
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New blog post - VIXI at CHI 2024
The VIXI Lab has several papers accepted in CHI’24 this year! We have a new blog post up with the details.
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We acknowledge and respect the lək̓ʷəŋən peoples on whose traditional territory the university stands and the Songhees, Esquimalt and W̱SÁNEĆ peoples whose historical relationships with the land continue to this day.