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Babak Farshchian

Senior Research Scientist

Babak Farshchian

Senior Research Scientist

Babak Farshchian
Phone: 992 86 869
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Department: Software Engineering, Safety and Security
Office: Trondheim

Publications and responsibilities

Publication
https://www.sintef.no/en/publications/publication/?pubid=1661859

Gamification, i.e. applying game elements in non-game contexts, is been increasingly used for designing systems and application elements to foster user engagement, enjoyment and support behavior change. Experts agree that, to be efficient, gamification strategies should be designed in a user...

Authors Thomas Vilarinho Babak Farshchian Jacqueline Floch Ole Gunhildsberg Hansen
Year 2018
Type Academic lecture
Publication
https://www.sintef.no/en/publications/publication/?pubid=1471292

There are a growing number of seniors and a growing need for health-related ICT (Information and Communication Technology) solutions to allow seniors live independently in their own homes and communities. We need to have a better understanding of how and why seniors use or do not use health-related...

Authors Lars Tore Vassli Babak Farshchian
Year 2017
Type Academic literature review
Publication
https://www.sintef.no/en/publications/publication/?pubid=1465614

Call centers are a central coordination hub for remote health services and telemedicine. Recently, also telecare providers use call centers to support the remote care of seniors living independently. Although we know that the quality of the interaction between caregiver and senior care recipient is...

Authors Babak Farshchian Thomas Vilarinho Marius Mikalsen
Year 2017
Type Academic article
Publication
https://www.sintef.no/en/publications/publication/?pubid=1525823

Health and welfare organisations are under increased scrutiny regarding their ability to make innovations in and increase the productivity of their services by digitising and automating them. Our empirical case study focuses on the implementation of a new health and welfare surveillance...

Authors Marius Mikalsen Babak Farshchian Yngve Dahl
Year 2017
Type Academic article
Publication
https://www.sintef.no/en/publications/publication/?pubid=1465623

Mobile health applications are proliferating. Platform vendors have recently created programming toolkits to support developers. In many healthcare scenarios, mobile health applications are only the end-point of a larger supervised service involving many stakeholders. We want to know how these...

Authors Babak Farshchian Thomas Vilarinho
Year 2017
Type Academic chapter/article/Conference paper
Publication
https://www.sintef.no/en/publications/publication/?pubid=1473767

Prosjektet Ung IT handler om digitale løsninger som kan øke deltakelse i fritidsaktiviteter for barn og unge med nedsatt funksjonsevne. Prosjektet ser spesielt på mulighetene til en selvorganiserende digital plattform for formidling av informasjon om fritidsaktiviteter. Forskning viser at dårlig...

Year 2017
Type Report
Publication
https://www.sintef.no/en/publications/publication/?pubid=1426767

Healthcare systems are under pressure because of demographic changes and increased demand. Patient empowerment is seen as a powerful approach to cope with this pressure. Information technology is used in various forms to promote patient empowerment, and carries a perceived potential. We did a...

Authors Thor Jarle J. Skinstad Babak Farshchian
Year 2016
Type Academic lecture
Publication
https://www.sintef.no/en/publications/publication/?pubid=1458036

Healthcare systems are under pressure because of demographic changes and increased demand. Patient empowerment is seen as a powerful approach to cope with this pressure. Information technology is used in various forms to promote patient empowerment, and carries a perceived potential. We did a...

Authors Thor Jarle J. Skinstad Babak Farshchian
Year 2016
Type Academic chapter/article/Conference paper