Brad Myers

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Brad A. Myers
Brad Myers.jpg
Residence Pittsburgh, PA
Citizenship United States
Nationality American
Fields Human–computer interaction
Institutions Carnegie Mellon University
Alma mater University of Toronto (PhD)
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (S.B. & M.S.)
Notable awards ACM Fellow, IEEE Fellow, CHI Academy

Brad Allan Myers[1] is a professor in the Human-Computer Interaction Institute at Carnegie Mellon University. He earned his PhD in computer science at the University of Toronto in 1987, under Bill Buxton.

As of 2009 Myers was the fourth most published author in the field of human-computer interaction.[2][3] He was elected to the CHI Academy in 2004 as one of the "principal leaders of the field" of HCI and is an IEEE Fellow and an ACM Fellow.[4] Myers is a leading researcher in the field of programming by demonstration and created the Garnet and Amulet toolkits.


  1. ^ Brad Myers at the Mathematics Genealogy Project
  2. ^ [1] "HCI Bibliography: Most Frequent Authors. URL retrieved 3rd October 2009.
  3. ^ [2] "ACM Author Page: Brad A. Myers. URL retrieved October 3, 2009.
  4. ^ [3] ACM: Press Release, January 10, 2006

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