Hannah Biermann
Building 4731 | Raum 03_B12
Campus-Boulevard 57
52074 Aachen

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Hannah Biermann

Hannah Biermann is a research assistant at the chair for Communication Science and Human-Computer Interaction Center (HCIC). She studied Digital Mediacommunication at RWTH Aachen University. In her master thesis she evaluated the user-centered acceptance of Ambient Assisted Living-technologies. Currently, her research is focused on trust in automation with special regard to mobility.


in press/under revision

  • Philipsen, Ralf; Brell, Teresa; Biermann, Hannah & Ziefle, Martina  (under revision). Under Pressure - Users' Perception of Range Stress in the Context of Charging and Traditional Refueling. Paper submitted to the World Electric Vehicle Journal.


  • Philipsen, Ralf; Brell, Teresa; Biermann, Hannah; Brost, Waldemar; Eickels, Teresa & Ziefle, Martina (2019). Should I Stay or Should I Go? - Influencing Context Factors for the User's Decision to Refuel or Charge his Vehicle. In N. Stanton (Ed.): 10th International Conference on Applied Human Factors and Ergonomics. Track: Human Factors in Transportation. AHFE 2019, AISC 964, pp. 573–584. Springer Nature Switzerland AG 2020


  • Biermann, Hannah; Offermann-van Heek, Julia; Ziefle, Martina  (2019). Older Users’ Benefit and Barrier Perception of Using Ultrasonic Whistles in Home Care. In: J. Zhou and G. Salvendy (Eds.) Human Aspects of IT for the Aged Population, Design for the Elderly and Technology Acceptance, HCII 2019, LNCS 11592 (pp 1–19). Springer Nature. Switzerland. DOI

  • Brell, Teresa; Biermann, Hannah; Philipsen, Ralf & Ziefle, Martina (2019). Conditional Privacy: Users’ Perception of Data Privacy in Autonomous Driving.In Proceedings of the 5th International Conference on Vehicle Technology and Intelligent Transport Systems - Volume 1: VEHITS, ISBN 978-989-758-374-2, pages 352-359. DOI: 10.5220/0007693803520359. Zugehöriges Projekt: I2Ease (BMBF).   PDF

  • Brell, Teresa; Biermann, Hannah; Philipsen, Ralf & Ziefle, Martina (2019). Trust in Autonomous Technologies. A Contextual Comparison of Influencing User Factors. In: A. Moallem (Ed.) HCI for Cybersecurity, Privacy and Trust, HCII 2019, LNCS 11594 (pp 1–14). Springer Nature. Switzerland. DOI


  • Biermann, Hannah; Himmel, Simon; Offermann-van Heek, Julia & Ziefle, Martina (2018). User-specific Concepts of Aging – A Qualitative Approach on AAL-Acceptance Regarding Ultrasonic Whistles. In: Zhou J., Salvendy G. (eds) .4th International Conference on Human Aspects of IT for the Aged Population ITAP 2018: Human Aspects of IT for the Aged Population. Applications in Health, Assistance, and Entertainment (pp 231-249). Springer. Cham. DOI ISBN 978-3-319-92036-8. Zugehöriges Projekt: Whistle (BMBF).   PDF

  • Biermann, Hannah; Offermann-van Heek, Julia; Himmel, Simon & Ziefle, Martina (2018). Ambient Assisted Living as Support for Aging in Place: Quantitative Users’ Acceptance Study on Ultrasonic Whistles. JMIR Aging 2018;1(2):e11825. DOI: 10.2196/11825. ISSN 1438-8871. URL: Zugehöriges Projekt: Whistle (BMBF).   PDF