Laura Burbach
Building 4731 | Raum 03_B08
Campus-Boulevard 57
52074 Aachen

Phone: +49 241 80 49238

Laura Burbach

Laura Burbach is a research assistant at the chair for Communication Science and Human-Computer Interaction Center (HCIC). Sie has studied communication science and education and knowlwdge management at RWTH Aachen University. In her master thesis she dealt with the topic Life-Logging-user profiles and motivation. Since 2018 she is a member of the junior research group digital responsibility and especially interested in the spreading of opinions in social networks. Currently she investigates, whether and how different recommender systems are accepted by users of social networks.



  • Lidynia, Chantal; Brauner, Philipp; Burbach, Laura & Ziefle, Martina (2019). Step by Step - Users and Non-Users of Life-Logging Technologies. In T. Ahram (Ed.):9th International Conference on Applied Human Factors and Ergonomics (AHFE 2018); Track: Human Factors and Wearable Technologies. © Springer International Publishing AG, part of Springer Nature 2019 .AISC 795 (pp. 1–12). Zugehöriges Projekt: MyneData (BMBF).


  • Burbach, Laura; Nakayama, Johannes; Plettenberg, Nils; Ziefle, Martina and Calero Valdez, André  (2018). User Preferences in Recommendation Algorithms: The influence of user diversity, trust, and product category on privacy perceptions in recommender algorithms. Proceedings of the Twelfth Conference on Recommender Systems (pp. 306-310). New York: ACM. ISBN 978-1-4503-5901-6. Zugehöriges Projekt: Digitale Mündigkeit (Land NRW).

  • Calero Valdez, André; Burbach, Laura & Ziefle, Martina (2018). Political Opinions of Us and Them and the Influence of Digital Media Usage. In: Meiselwitz G. (eds) Social Computing and Social Media. User Experience and Behavior (SCSM 2018) LNCS 10913, pp. 189–202, 2018.Springer International Publishing AG, part of Springer Nature 2018. ISBN 978-3-319-91520-3. Zugehöriges Projekt: Digitale Mündigkeit (NRW).