Department Game Design
Director, Virtual Worlds Gaming and Simulation Lab
CSE Faculty Director, Program Evaluation and Assessment
Associate Professor, Electrical Engineering & Computer Science
Avatar-based depression self-management technology: promising approach to improve depressive symptoms among young adults, Pinto MD, Hickman RL Jr, Clochesy J, Buchner M., Appl. Nurs. Res. 2013, Feb; 26(1): 45-8.
Electronic Self-Management Resource Training: A Serious Game for Health, John M. Clochesy, PhD, Ronald L. Hickman, Jr., PhD, Melissa Pinto, PhD, Marc Buchner, PhD, Matthew DelBrocco, Christopher Pangrace, BS, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland OH, USA, AMIA Proceedings, 2012.
Furman E, Jasinevicius TR, Bissada NF, Victoroff KZ, Skillicorn R, Buchner M. Virtual reality distraction for pain control during periodontal scaling and root planing procedures. J Am Dent Assoc. 2009 Dec; 140(12):1508-16. PMID: 19955069
Zhang GQ, White L, Hesse C, Buchner M, Mehregany M. Roadmap for a Departmental Website. Educause Quarterly. 2005; 28(3).
Buchner M, Janjarasjitt S. Detection and Visualization of Tandem Repeats in DNA Sequences. IEEE Transactions on Signal Processing. 2003 Sept; 51(9): 2280–2287.
Degree PhD, Systems Science, Michigan State University, 1975; MS, Systems Science, Michigan State University, 1972; BS, Systems Science Michigan State University, 1971
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