Imperial College London

ProfessorChristoph SebastianDeterding

Faculty of EngineeringDyson School of Design Engineering

Chair in Design Engineering



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1m.05Dyson BuildingSouth Kensington Campus






Deterding S, Ballou N, Sewall CJR, et al., 2023, Registered Report Evidence Suggests No Relationship Between Objectively-Tracked Video Game Playtime and Wellbeing Over 3 Months, Technology, Mind, and Behavior, ISSN:2689-0208


Ballou N, Deterding S, ‘I Just Wanted to Get it Over and Done With’: A grounded theory of psychological need frustration in video games, CHI PLAY 2023, Association for Computing Machinery (ACM), Pages:382:1-382:20, ISSN:2573-0142

Whitby MA, Iacovides I, Deterding S, “Conversations with pigeons”: Capturing players’ lived experience of perspective challenging games, CHI PLAY 2023, Association for Computing Machinery (ACM), Pages:405:1-405:23, ISSN:2573-0142

Deterding S, Cutting J, Objective difficulty-skill balance impacts perceived balance but not behaviour: a test of flow and self-determination theory predictions, CHI PLAY 2023, Association for Computing Machinery (ACM), Pages:419:1-419:27, ISSN:2573-0142

Bermudez J, Nyrup R, Deterding S, et al., 2023, What is a subliminal technique? An ethical perspective on AI-driven influence, 2023 IEEE International Symposium on Ethics in Science, Technology and Engineering, IEEE, Pages:1-10

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