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Amela Sadagic
Research Associate Professor
Mail Code: MV
Modeling, Virtual Environments, and Simulation Institute
Monterey, CA 93943
Phone: 831-656-3819
Email: asadagic (at)
PhD - University College London, 1999
Computer Science
  • 2004 - Present: Research Associate Professor at Modeling Virtual Environments and Simulations (MOVES) Institute
  • 2005 - Present: Co-Chair of NPS Internet2 Committee
  • 2003 - 2004 Partnership for Emerging Learning Environments, Researcher and co-Director
  • 1999 - 2003 Advanced Network & Services, Armonk, NY, Director of Programs and Senior Computer Science Researcher
  • 1998 University of Westminster, School of Computer Science, London, U.K., Visiting Lecturer
  • 1997 University of North Carolina, Department of Computer Science, Chapel Hill, NC , Visiting Scholar
  • 1996 - 1998 University College London, Department of Computer Science, London, U.K., Researcher
  • 1995 Queen Mary and Westfield College, London, U.K. , Laboratory Supervisor
  • 1991 - 1992 University of Sarajevo, Faculty of Electrical Engineering, Department of Computer Science, Bosnia & Herzegovina, Teaching Assistant
  • 1987 - 1992 Energoinvest Co., Institute for Automatics and Computer Science (IRCA), Sarajevo, Bosnia & Herzegovina, Senior Research Engineer
  • Human Factors in Virtual Environments
  • Modeling and Simulations
  • computer graphics and virtual environments
  • human factors and presence in VR
  • learning and training in game based systems and simulations
  • evaluation of learning and training effectiveness in computer supported environments
  • multiuser communication and collaborative environments
  • videoconferencing
  • diffusion of innovation
  • broadband networking and applications (Internet2)
SELECTED PUBLICATIONS: (View an extended list)
  • Amela Sadagic (2007), The Deployment and Use of Virtual Training Simulations: What Does It Take to Serve the Needs of Majority of Its Users?, New Learning Technologies Orlando 2007 SALT Conference, Orlando, FL, Jan 31 - Feb 2, 2007.
  • Amela Sadagic, Rudy Darken (2006), Combined Arms Training: Methods and Measures for a Changing World, NATO workshop Virtual Media for Military Applications, US Military Academy, West Point, NY, 13-15 June 2006.
  • Herman Towles, Wei-Chao Chen, Ruigang Yang, Sang-Uok Kum, Henry Fuchs, Nikhil Kelshikar, Jane Mulligan, Kostas Daniilidis, Loring Holden, Bob Zeleznik, Amela Sadagic and Jaron Lanier (2002). 3D Tele-Immersion Over Internet2, International Workshop on Immersive Telepresence (ITP2002), Juan Les Pins, France, December 2002.
  • Amela Sadagic, Herman Towles, Loring Holden, Kostas Daniilidis, Bob Zeleznik (2001), Tele-immersion Portal: Towards an Ultimate Synthesis of Computer Graphics and Computer Vision Systems, 4th Annual International Workshop on Presence, Philadelphia, USA, May 2001.
  • Mel Slater, Amela Sadagic, Martin Usoh, and Ralph Schroeder (2000), Small Group Behaviour in a Virtual and Real Environment: A Comparative Study, Presence: Teleoperators and Virtual Environments, Vol. 9, No. 1, Feb. 2000.
  • Keywords: Virtual environments, computer graphics, human factors, training, game-based systems, simulations, evaluation of training effectiveness, diffusion of innovation

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