Recent Research

Recent Research Outcomes
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  1. Purao, S. and S. Mulgund. 2022. Designing for Self-Management of Multiple Chronic Conditions by the Aging-at-home. International Conference on Information Systems. Copenhagen, Denmark. December.
  2. Mulgund, P., S. Purao, L. Agrawal. 2022. Fathers with postpartum depression: A problem-space exploration. 16th International Conference in Design Science Research in Information Technology and Systems. St. Petersburg, Florida, USA. June.
  3. Chandra-Kruse, L., Purao, S., and Seidel, S. 2022. How Designers Use Design Principles: Design Behaviors and Modes of Application. Journal of the AIS. Forthcoming.
  4. Herwix, A., Haj-Bolouri, A., Rossi, M., Chiarini-Tremblay, M., Purao, S., and Gregor, S. 2022. Ethics in Information Systems and Design Science Research: Five Perspectives. Communications of the AIS, Forthcoming.
  5. Hao, H., Garfield, M. and Purao, S. 2021. The Determinants of Length of Homeless Shelter Stays: Evidence-Based Regression Analyses. International Journal of Public Health. Forthcoming.
  6. Mulgund, P., Sharman, R., Purao, S., Thimmanayakanapalya, S., and Winkelstein, P. 2021. Mapping Information Needs of Patients With Sexually Transmitted Infections Using Web-Based Data Sources: Grounded Theory Investigation. Journal of Medical Internet Research. JMIR, 23(11):e30125
  7. Purao, S. 2021. Design Science Research Problems … Where do they come from? 15th International Conference in Design Science Research in Information Technology and Systems. Kristiansand, Norway. July.
  8. Purao, S., Hao, H., and Meng, C. 2021. The Use of Smart Home Speakers by the Elderly: Exploratory Analyses and Potential for Big Data. Big Data Research. Elsevier. 25, p.100224.
  9. Purao, S., Murungi, D., Yates, D. 2021. Deliberative Breakdowns in the Social Representation Process: Evidence from Reader Comments in Partisan News Sites. ACM Transactions on Social Computing. 4(2), pp.1-35.
  10. Purao, S. (Co-PI) with M. Garfield (PI). 2020. Improving Service Delivery for the Homeless with Analytics and Process Modeling. Smart Cities and Communities Program. National Science Foundation. ~$140k
  11. Purao, S., L. Chandra. A. Mädche. 2020. Design Principles: Where do… they all come from? 14th International Conference in Design Sciences Conference on Information Systems and Technology. Kristiansand, Norway.
  12. He, J., D. Murungi, S. Purao, A. Karunakaran. 2020. How Frontline Professionals Use Knowledge: The Case of Petrochemical Operators. In Proceedings of the 28th European Conference on Information Systems (ECIS), June.

Last Updated: May 2022