Laurissa Tokarchuk



Laurissa Tokarchuk


Member of: Cognitive Science and The Centre for Intelligent Sensing (CIS)

School of Electronic Engineering and Computer Science

Mile End Road, E1 4NS.

Email: laurissa dot tokarchuk at

Research Interests

Mobile Sensing, Social Computing, Social Sensing, Mobile Gaming, Recommendation.

Examples and things I have been up to: Stuff.jar


Interested Students:

Please take a look at the topics of my current research students and examples of things I have been up to: Stuff.jar. I welcome any proposals related to my research from prospective students and am happy to discuss potential funding opportunities.


  1. *Nov 2017: Our paper, Piecing together the puzzle: Improving event content coverage for real-time sub-event detection using adaptive microblog crawling. PLOS ONE

  2. *Oct 2017:  Our paper titled Effects of Valence and Arousal on Working Memory Performance in Virtual Reality Gaming has been presented at ACII 2017 -Int'l Conf. on Affective Computing and Intelligent Interaction.

  3. *May 2017: Davy Smith successfully defended his thesis today (9 May 17).

  4. *May2017: SensingKit v0.5.0 is now out.