Dr. Federico Casalengo, Ph.D. Director, MIT Mobile Experience Lab

Selected Papers

Casalegno, Federico and McWilliam, Irene McAra (2010). Communication Dynamics in Technological Mediate Learning, Environments. Published August 30 2010 in The Journal of Social Science, Seoul, University of Kookmin

Haeffner, Melissa and Casalegno, Federico (2009). How does a visual monitoring system foster sustainable behavior?  Paper under review at International Journal of Instructional Technology and Distance Learning (Vol. 6. No. 10, ISSN 1550-6908).

Casalegno, Federico and Bisker, Solomon (2009). Crowd computing for some:  weaving threads of privacy through public spaces.  CHI ’09 Workshop on Crowd-Computer Interaction. Boston, USA.

Casalegno, Federico, Bisker, S., Ouilhet, H., Pomeroy, S., Chang, A. (2008).  Rethinking fashion trade shows: Creating conversation through real-time mobile tagging. Extended Abstracts on Human Factors in Computing Systems, CHI ’08, Pages 3351-3356.

Kotsopoulos, S., Farina, C., Casalegno, F., Briani, A., Simeone, P., Bindinelli, R., Pasetto, G.: A Building System for Connected Sustainability, World Conference on Timber Engineering, July 2012, Aukland, New Zealand

Kotsopoulos, S D., Casalegno, F., Carra G., Graybill W., Hsuing B.: A visual – performative language of façade patterns for the connected sustainable home, selected as “best paper in the conference,” Symposium on Simulation for Architecture and Urban Design (SimAUD2012), March 2012, Orlando, Florida.

Brunnberg, L., Casalegno, F.: LocaLearn – a Tool for Educational Discovery in the Local Urban Environment. Mobile Learning 2012, March 2012, Berlin, Germany.

Casalegno, F., Graybill, W., Kotsopoulos, S., Ono, M.: Window Panes Become Smart: How responsive materials and intelligent control will revolutionize the architecture of buildings. SMART2012, 27 May – 1 June, Stuttgart, Germany.

Giusti, L., Schladow, Z., Wallen, N., Kotval, X., Zane, F., Casalegno, F.,: Workspace Configurations: Setting The Stage For Remote Collaboration On Physical Tasks

Giusti, L., Schladow, Z., Wallen, N., Zane, F., Casalegno, F.,: Setting The Stage: Patterns Of Use And Devices Configuration In Remote Collaboration Tasks, CHI 2012, (under review)

Arslan, P, Casalegno, F., Costa, F.: Service Design for Social Interaction: Mobile Technologies for a Healthier Lifestyle DRS (Design Research Society 2012, Bangkok (under review)

Arslan, P., Brunnberg, L., Casalegno, F., Schladow, Z., (2011) Locast H2flow: Creative Learning Tool for Participatory Urbanism, DESIRE, 2nd International Conference on Creativity and Innovation in Design, October 18-22, 2011, Eindhoven, Netherlands

Boardman, D., Casalegno, F., Pomeroy, S., Locast Civic Media: extending civic engagement boundaries through mobile media and hyper-local conversations, IEEE International Conference on Social Computing, October 9-11, 2011, Cambridge

Brunnberg, L., Arslan, P., Boghani, A., Casalegno, F., Pomeroy, S., Schladow, Z., (2011) Locast H2Flow: Contextual Learning through Mobile Video and Guided Documentary Production, Mobile HCI, August 30-September 2, 2011, Stockholm, Sweden

Giusti, L., Pollini, A., Casalegno, F., (2011), En Plein Air: A mobile learning environment for discovering biodiversity in the wild, MobileHCI, August 30-September 2, 2011, Stockholm, Sweden

Gong, M., Manzini, E., Casalegno, F., Mobilized Collaborative Services in Ubiquitous Networks, IDGD ’11, 4th International conference on Internationalization, design and global development, July 2011

Casalegno, Federico (2011): Locast Civic Media: extending civic engagement boundaries through mobile media and hyper-local conversations. NordiCHI 2010, October 16-20, 2010, Reikjavik, Iceland.

Gong, Miaosen, Manzini, Ezio, and Casalegno, Federico (2010). Collaborative Services in Ubiquitous Network: Exploring design for social innovation and sustainability in network society. Cumulus 2010 Shanghai Conference; MobileHCI, 2011.

Lee, K.J., Park, Arum, Casalegno, F. (2010) : The Three Dimensions of Book Evolution in Ubiquitous Computing Age: Digitalization, Augmentation, and Hypermediation, 2010 IEEE International Conference on Sensor Networks, Ubiquitous, and Trustworthy Computing.

Yu, Carl, Masahiro, O, Telhan, O., Casalegno, Federico, Kotsopoulos, Sotirios, Park, Juhong, (2010): An Integrated Approach to Energy-efficient, Interactive and Expressive Architectural Design with Model-based Autonomous Systems Research, submitted for Design Computing and Cognition DCC’10. J.S Gero (ed),

Telhan, Orkan, Casalegno, Federico, Kotsopoulos, Sotirios, Park, Juhong, Yu, Carl: (2009).  Interaction design with building façades.TEI10, 4th international conference on Tangible, embedded and embodied interaction.

Lee, K., Park, A., and Federico, C., An Explorative Study for the Logic of Business Models for Sustainability, To be presented at ASME 2010 4th International Conference on Energy Sustainability, Phoenix, May 17 – 22, 2010.

Park, A., Lee, K., and Federico, C., An Open Business Model for Simple Augmented Book Integrated with Mobile Phone, To be presented at the IAEB 10th Annual Conference, San Francisco,  April  1 – 4, 2010.

Flammini, A, Rinaldi S., Casalegno, Federico, Telhan, Orkan (2009). Improving performance of a Java-based platform for wireless sensor network applications.  Paper under review for International Instrumentation and Measurement Technology Conference

Casalegno, Federico and Boardman, David (2009). Rethinking the mobile social shopping experience. Pervasive Computing 2009. Nara Japan



Casalegno, Federico and Susani, Marco (2010). Le Aure della conoscenza. Un Atlante delle Forme sociali. Liguori Editore, Italy.

Casalegno, Federico and Mitchell, William J. (2008) Connected sustainable cities. Mobile Experience Publishing, Cambridge, MA.

Casalegno, Federico (2007). Cybersocialità: Nuove estetiche comunitarie. Milan: Il Saggiatore. Also to be published in French (2010), Paris: L’Harmattan.

Casalegno, Federico (2001). Memorie quotidiane: comunità e comunicazione nell’era delle reti. Milan: Le Vespe. Also in French (2005). Québec: Presse Universitaire de Laval, and Portuguese (2006). Porto Alegre: Sulina Editora.


Chapters in Books

Casalegno, Federico and Spinak, Abby (2011) “The Role of ICT in Ecological Culture Change and Povery Alleviation,” in Green and Ecological Technologies for Urban Planning: Creating Smart Cities

Casalegno, Federico (2010). Thought on the convergence of digital media, memory and social and urban spaces. The New Media and Cybercultures Reader. Oxford, UK: Pramod K. Nayar, Blackwell Publishing Ltd.

Casalegno, Federico (2006). Connected memories in a networked digital era: A moving paradigm. Networked neighborhoods: The connected community in context. London: Patrick Purcell.