Sonali Hedditch and Dhaval Vyas (2021). A Gendered Perspective on Making from an Autoethnography Study in Makerspaces. In Proceedings of the 2021 ACM Designing Interactive Systems Conference (DIS ’21). Association for Computing Machinery, New York, NY, USA.

Hongyi Tao and Dhaval Vyas (2021) DIY Homes: Placemaking in Rural Eco-Homes. In: Petrie H., Winckler M., Zaphiris P. (eds) Human-Computer Interaction – INTERACT 2021. INTERACT 2021. Lecture Notes in Computer Science. Springer, Cham

Rathnayake, U., Halloluwa, T., Bandara, P., Narasinghe, M and Vyas, D (2021) Exploring Entrepreneurial Activities in Marginalized Widows: A Case from Rural Sri Lanka. Proceedings of the ACM on Human-Computer Interaction  Volume 5: Issue 1: Computer-Supported Cooperative Work and Social Computing 2021. PDF

Chndra, R. and Vyas, D. Critical Moments: Supporting Homeless Journeys through Design. CHI Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems Extended Abstracts (CHI ’21 Extended Abstracts), May 8–13, 2021, Yokohama, Japan.

Karunanayaka, K., Wickramasinghe, M., Halloluwa, T., Nijholt, A., Vyas, D. and Ranasinghe, N. (2021).  Multisensory Augmented Reality (MAR 2021), in conjunction with INTERACT-2021 (Bari, Italy).


Vyas, Dhaval (2020) Altruism and Wellbeing as care work in a craft-based maker culture. Proceedings of the ACM on Human-Computer Interaction3 GROUP: 1–12. doi:10.1145/3361120. PDF

Anderson, A., Hebbani, A. and Vyas, D. Seeking a New Normal: Refugee Discourse on Social Media Forums. Proceedings of ACM OzCHI 2020.

Almohamed, A., Zhang, J and Vyas, D. Magic Machines for Refugees. Proceedings of ACM COMPASS 2020.


Almohamed, A. and Vyas, D. (2019) Rebuilding Social capital in Refugees and Asylum Seekers. ACM Trans. Comput.-Hum. Interact. vol: 26, iss: 6. ACM. PDF

Vyas, D. and Vines, J. (2019) Making at the Margins: Making in an Under-resourced e-Waste Recycling Center. Proceedings of the ACM on Human-Computer Interaction  Volume 3: Issue 6: Computer-Supported Cooperative Work and Social Computing 2019. PDF

Vyas, D., Halloluwa, T., Heinzler, N. and Zhang, J. (2019) More than step count: designing a workplace-based activity tracking system. Personal and Ubiquitous ComputingPDF

Almohamed, A., Dey, A., Zhang, J and Vyas, D. Extended Reality for Refugees: Pragmatic Ideas through Ethnographic Research with Refugees in Australia. XR4Good @ ISMAR 2019. IEEE.

Halloluwa, T. and Vyas, D. Dhana Labha: A Financial Management Application to Underbanked Communities in Rural Sri Lanka. INTERACT (2) 2019: 744-767

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