Jan Maushagen

Jan Maushagen

Junior researcher

Jan Maushagen pursues his PhD studies in the context of the Tickle project. He is inherently interested in data visualisation, interactive storytelling and location based gaming. Following up the success of Pokemon Go, he currently researches the qualities of location based games for learning in non school environments. In particular, he explores the usage of persuasive design techniques for raising learner engagement.

He holds a MSc and BSc Degree in Computer Science from the Vrije Universiteit Brussels and Universität Trier (Germany). Throughout his studies, he showcased personal interest in data visualisation with several projects. His Master thesis explored the relatedness of tags in social media systems and their graphical representations. For his Bachelor project he introduced an interactive web application to facilitate the comprehension publication networks

Master of Computer Science: Vrije Universiteit Brussel

Phone: + 32 2 629 35 40
Email: jan.maushagen@vub.ac.be
Website: https://wise.vub.ac.be/jan-maushagen
Address: Vrije Universiteit Brussel, Department of Computer Science, WISE
Pleinlaan 2, 1050 Brussels, BELGIUM, Room: F.10.705

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