H-Index & Metrics Top Publications

H-Index & Metrics

Discipline name H-index Citations Publications World Ranking National Ranking
Computer Science H-index 53 Citations 10,114 140 World Ranking 2384 National Ranking 1277
Psychology H-index 61 Citations 13,711 150 World Ranking 1975 National Ranking 1197

Research.com Recognitions

Awards & Achievements

2015 - Fellow, The World Academy of Sciences

Overview

What is he best known for?

The fields of study he is best known for:

  • Social psychology
  • The Internet
  • Law

S. Shyam Sundar spends much of his time researching Interactivity, Advertising, Multimedia, Human–computer interaction and The Internet. His Interactivity research is multidisciplinary, relying on both Modality, Social psychology and Sensory cue. His Advertising research incorporates elements of Motion, Credibility, Relevance and Animation.

His work in the fields of Human–computer interaction, such as Usability, intersects with other areas such as Constructive, Programmer and Source orientation. His The Internet study integrates concerns from other disciplines, such as Quality, Internet privacy and Personalization. His research integrates issues of Computer-mediated communication, Affordance, Attitude change and Consumer behaviour in his study of Internet privacy.

His most cited work include:

  • Uses and Grats 2.0: New Gratifications for New Media (354 citations)
  • Explicating Web Site Interactivity: Impression Formation Effects in Political Campaign Sites (335 citations)
  • Conceptualizing Sources in Online News (315 citations)

What are the main themes of his work throughout his whole career to date?

The scientist’s investigation covers issues in Social psychology, Human–computer interaction, Interactivity, Multimedia and Internet privacy. His Social psychology study incorporates themes from Robot and Human–robot interaction. In general Human–computer interaction, his work in Usability is often linked to Interface, Interface and Perspective linking many areas of study.

His research in Interactivity tackles topics such as Modality which are related to areas like Information processing. His study in Multimedia is interdisciplinary in nature, drawing from both Quality and The Internet. S. Shyam Sundar focuses mostly in the field of Internet privacy, narrowing it down to topics relating to Personalization and, in certain cases, User experience design and Control.

He most often published in these fields:

  • Social psychology (25.42%)
  • Human–computer interaction (22.92%)
  • Interactivity (20.00%)

What were the highlights of his more recent work (between 2017-2021)?

  • Internet privacy (16.25%)
  • Human–computer interaction (22.92%)
  • Personalization (15.42%)

In recent papers he was focusing on the following fields of study:

S. Shyam Sundar mostly deals with Internet privacy, Human–computer interaction, Personalization, Interface and User experience design. His Internet privacy research is multidisciplinary, incorporating perspectives in Social media, Misinformation, Affect and Usability. The concepts of his Human–computer interaction study are interwoven with issues in Interactive media, Mobile apps, Robot, Key and Tracking.

His Interactive media study contributes to a more complete understanding of Multimedia. His research in Personalization intersects with topics in Developmental psychology and Gratification. His User experience design research incorporates themes from Test and Recommender system.

Between 2017 and 2021, his most popular works were:

  • Humanizing chatbots: The effects of visual, identity and conversational cues on humanness perceptions (77 citations)
  • Should Machines Express Sympathy and Empathy? Experiments with a Health Advice Chatbot (46 citations)
  • Clicking, Assessing, Immersing, and Sharing An Empirical Model of User Engagement with Interactive Media (36 citations)

In his most recent research, the most cited papers focused on:

  • Social psychology
  • The Internet
  • Law

His primary areas of study are Human–computer interaction, Interface, Agency, Content analysis and Affordance. His biological study spans a wide range of topics, including Predictive validity, Heuristic, Identity theft and Personally identifiable information. His work deals with themes such as Interactivity and Personalization, which intersect with Gratification.

The study incorporates disciplines such as User expectations and Online tutoring in addition to Interactivity. Personalization is closely attributed to Affect in his work. His study looks at the intersection of Sensory cue and topics like Personal health with Social psychology.

This overview was generated by a machine learning system which analysed the scientist’s body of work. If you have any feedback, you can contact us here.

Top Publications

Uses and Grats 2.0: New Gratifications for New Media

S. Shyam Sundar;Anthony M. Limperos.
Journal of Broadcasting & Electronic Media (2013)

768 Citations

Explicating Web Site Interactivity: Impression Formation Effects in Political Campaign Sites

S. Shyam Sundar;Sriram Kalyanaraman;Justin S Brown.
Communication Research (2003)

674 Citations

Conceptualizing Sources in Online News

S. Shyam Sundar;Clifford Nass.
Journal of Communication (2001)

616 Citations

The Psychological Appeal of Personalized Content in Web Portals: Does Customization Affect Attitudes and Behavior?

Sriram Kalyanaraman;S. Shyam Sundar.
Journal of Communication (2006)

464 Citations

Effects of Online Health Sources on Credibility and Behavioral Intentions

Yifeng Hu;S. Shyam Sundar.
Communication Research (2010)

444 Citations

Multimedia Effects on Processing and Perception of Online News: A Study of Picture, Audio, and Video Downloads.

S. Shyam Sundar.
Journalism & Mass Communication Quarterly (2000)

428 Citations

Personalization versus customization: The importance of agency, privacy, and power usage

S. Shyam Sundar;S. Shyam Sundar;Sampada S. Marathe.
Human Communication Research (2010)

380 Citations

AROUSAL, MEMORY, AND IMPRESSION-FORMATION EFFECTS OF ANIMATION SPEED IN WEB ADVERTISING

S. Shyam Sundar;Sriram Kalyanaraman.
Journal of Advertising (2004)

362 Citations

Exploring Receivers' Criteria for Perception of Print and Online News

S. Shyam Sundar.
Journalism & Mass Communication Quarterly (1999)

354 Citations

Effect of Source Attribution on Perception of Online News Stories

S. Shyam Sundar.
Journalism & Mass Communication Quarterly (1998)

315 Citations

Profile was last updated on December 6th, 2021.
Research.com Ranking is based on data retrieved from the Microsoft Academic Graph (MAG).
The ranking h-index is inferred from publications deemed to belong to the considered discipline.

If you think any of the details on this page are incorrect, let us know.

Contact us

Top Scientists Citing S. Shyam Sundar

Patric R. Spence

Patric R. Spence

University of Central Florida

Publications: 24

Nicole C. Krämer

Nicole C. Krämer

University of Duisburg-Essen

Publications: 17

Dong-Hee Shin

Dong-Hee Shin

Zayed University

Publications: 17

Andrew J. Flanagin

Andrew J. Flanagin

University of California, Santa Barbara

Publications: 14

Jeremy N. Bailenson

Jeremy N. Bailenson

Stanford University

Publications: 14

Dolf Zillmann

Dolf Zillmann

University of Alabama

Publications: 13

Kenneth A. Lachlan

Kenneth A. Lachlan

University of Connecticut

Publications: 12

Miriam J. Metzger

Miriam J. Metzger

University of California, Santa Barbara

Publications: 12

Edith G. Smit

Edith G. Smit

University of Amsterdam

Publications: 11

Silvia Knobloch-Westerwick

Silvia Knobloch-Westerwick

The Ohio State University

Publications: 11

Frank Biocca

Frank Biocca

Syracuse University

Publications: 10

Jesse Fox

Jesse Fox

The Ohio State University

Publications: 9

Peter Neijens

Peter Neijens

University of Amsterdam

Publications: 9

Amandeep Dhir

Amandeep Dhir

University of Agder

Publications: 9

Joseph B. Walther

Joseph B. Walther

University of California, Santa Barbara

Publications: 8

Something went wrong. Please try again later.