Ed's research focus is the exploration and measurement of human interactions with information technology. His work spans a range of human-computer interaction topics (HCI), but currently he is primarily focused on Information and Communication Technology and Development (ICTD), particularly HCI4D.
For more information, see his research page.
Ariel Schwartz, Mohini Bhavsar, Edward Cutrell, Jonathan Donner, and Melissa Densmore, Balancing Burden and Benefit: Non-Prescribed Use of Employer-Issued Mobile Devices, in Proc. ICTD 2013, Dec 07-10 2013, Cape Town, South Africa, ACM, 7 December 2013
Anjali K. Mohan, Edward Cutrell, and Balaji Parthasarathy, Instituting credibility, accountability and transparency in local service delivery? The Helpline and Aasthi in Karnataka, India, in in Proceedings of ICTD 2013, the 6th International Conference on Information and Communication Technologies and Development, ACM, December 2013
Niranjan Pai, Pradnya Supe, Shailesh Kore, Y.S. Nandanwar, Aparna Hegde, Edward Cutrell, and William Thies, Using automated voice calls to improve adherence to iron supplements during pregnancy: A pilot study, in Proceedings of ICTD 2013, the 6th International Conference on Information and Communication Technologies and Development, ACM, December 2013
Indrani Medhi, Kentaro Toyama, Anirudha Joshi, Uday Athavankar, and Edward Cutrell, A comparison of list vs. hierarchical UIs on mobile phones for non-literate users, Interact: 14th IFIP TC13 Conference on Human-Computer Interaction, September 2013
Nimmi Rangaswamy and Ed Cutrell, Anthropology, Development, and ICTs: Slums, Youth, and the Mobile Internet in Urban India, in Information Technologies & International Development, MIT Press, June 2013
Nimmi Rangaswamy and Ed Cutrell, Local Pocket Internet and Global Social Media Bridging the Digital Gap: Facebook and Youth Sub-Stratum in Urban India, IFIP 9th International Conference on Social Implications of Computers in Developing Countries, May 2013
Aditya Vashistha, Ed Cutrell, and Bill Thies, Mapping Interactive Voice Response Call Data in Developing Regions, ACM CHI 2013 Workshop on Geographic Human-Computer Interaction, May 2013