Yolande Strengers

Assoc Professor

Accepting PhD Students

PhD projects

sustainable HCI, digital sociology, smart technology, energy futures, feminist technoscience, feminist HCI, ethical algorithms and AI, robot-human interaction, social practice theory, household consumption

20082020

Research output per year

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Research Output

2018

Exploring Hygge as a desirable design vision for the sustainable smart home

Jensen, R. H., Strengers, Y., Raptis, D., Nicholls, L., Kjeldskov, J. & Skov, M. B., 2018, Proceedings of the 2018 Designing Interactive Systems Conference. Cerratto-Pargman, T., Chow, K. & Odom, W. (eds.). New York NY USA: Association for Computing Machinery (ACM), p. 355-360 6 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference PaperResearchpeer-review

7 Citations (Scopus)

Heatwaves, cooling and young children at home: integrating energy and health objectives

Nicholls, L. & Strengers, Y., May 2018, In : Energy Research & Social Science. 39, p. 1-9 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

9 Citations (Scopus)

Response 4: sustainability futures and the future of sustainable HCI

Strengers, Y., 2018, Digital Technology and Sustainability: Engaging the Paradox. Hazas, M. & P. Nathan, L. (eds.). 1st ed. Abingdon Oxon UK: Routledge, p. 231-233 3 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (Book)Researchpeer-review

7 Citations (Scopus)

Smart energy futures and social practice imaginaries: Forecasting scenarios for pet care in Australian homes

Strengers, Y., Pink, S. & Nicholls, L., 2018, In : Energy Research & Social Science. 48, p. 108-115 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

9 Citations (Scopus)

Smart home technologies in everyday life: do they address key energy challenges in households?

Tirado Herrero, S., Nicholls, L. & Strengers, Y., Apr 2018, In : Current Opinion in Environmental Sustainability. 31, p. 65-70 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

30 Citations (Scopus)

Sustainability and academic air travel in Australian universities

Glover, A., Strengers, Y. & Lewis, T., 8 May 2018, In : International Journal of Sustainability in Higher Education. 19, 4, p. 756-772 17 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

6 Citations (Scopus)

The 3Ps: protection, productivity & pleasure for Australian smart home early adopters

Strengers, Y., Kennedy, J., Nicholls, L. & Arcari, P., Sep 2018, Melbourne Victoria Australia: RMIT University. 45 p.

Research output: Book/ReportCommissioned ReportResearch

Open Access
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The unsustainability of academic aeromobility in Australian universities

Glover, A., Strengers, Y. & Lewis, T., 2018, In : Sustainability: Science, Practice, and Policy. 13, 1, p. 1-12 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Open Access
File
11 Citations (Scopus)
2019

Dynamic non-humans in a changing world

Strengers, Y. & Maller, C., 2019, Social Practices and Dynamic Non-Humans: Nature, Materials and Technologies. Maller, C. & Strengers, Y. (eds.). Cham Switzerland: Palgrave Macmillan, p. 1-21 21 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (Book)Researchpeer-review

1 Citation (Scopus)

Overcoming remoteness: the necessity of air travel in Australian universities

Glover, A., Lewis, T. & Strengers, Y., 29 Oct 2019, In : Australian Geographer. 50, 4, p. 453-471 19 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Prices as instruments of demand management: interpreting the signals

Strengers, Y., 2019, INFRASRUCTURES IN PRACTICE : The Dynamics of Demand in Networked Societies. Shove, E. & Trentmann, F. (eds.). 1st ed. AbingdoN Oxon UK: Taylor & Francis, p. 184-196 13 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (Book)Researchpeer-review

4 Citations (Scopus)

Promoting smart homes

Hazas, M. & Strengers, Y., 2019, Energy Fables: Challenging Ideas in the Energy Sector. Rinkinen, J., Shove, E. & Torriti, J. (eds.). 1st ed. London UK: Taylor & Francis, p. 78-87 10 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (Book)Researchpeer-review

2 Citations (Scopus)

Protection, productivity and pleasure in the smart home emerging expectations and gendered insights from Australian early adopters

Strengers, Y., Kennedy, J., Arcari, P., Nicholls, L. & Gregg, M., 2019, Proceedings of the 2019 CHI Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems. Cox, A. & Kostakos, V. (eds.). New York NY USA: Association for Computing Machinery (ACM), 13 p. 645

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference PaperResearchpeer-review

5 Citations (Scopus)

Robots and roomba riders: non-human performers in theories of social practice

Strengers, Y., 2019, Social Practices and Dynamic Non-Humans: Nature, Materials and Technologies. Maller, C. & Strengers, Y. (eds.). Cham Switzerland : Palgrave Macmillan, p. 215-234 20 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (Book)Researchpeer-review

7 Citations (Scopus)

Social Practices and Dynamic Non-Humans: Nature, Materials and Technologies

Maller, C. & Strengers, Y., 2019, 1st ed. Cham Switzerland: Palgrave Macmillan. 264 p.

Research output: Book/ReportEdited BookOtherpeer-review

1 Citation (Scopus)
2020

Pursuing pleasance: interrogating energy-intensive visions for the smart home

Strengers, Y., Hazas, M., Nicholls, L., Kjeldskov, J. & Skov, M. B., Apr 2020, In : International Journal of Human-Computer Studies. 136, 14 p., 102379.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

1 Citation (Scopus)

Social impacts and control in the smart home

Nicholls, L., Strengers, Y. & Sadowski, J., 21 Feb 2020, (Accepted/In press) In : Nature Energy. 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalComment / DebateOtherpeer-review

3 Citations (Scopus)