I'm doing game design research for any kinds of games (entertainement and serious games), but have a particular interest in therapeutic games (whose are the subject of my PhD Thesis).
I'm mainly interested in game design methodologies & models, design tools, and procedural content generation.

PhD Thesis (Computer Science)

Stéphanie Mader
Le game design de jeux thérapeutiques : modèles et méthodes pour la conception du gameplay
Sous la direction de Stéphane Natkin et l'encadrement de Guillaume Levieux.


Zahen Malla Osman, Jérôme Dupire, Stéphanie Mader, Pierre Cubaud, Stéphane Natkin
Monitoring Player Attention: A Non-Invasive Measurement Method Applied to Serious Games
Entertainment Computing, vol. Tba(Tba), pp. 34, 2015

Guillaume Levieux, Guillaume Tiger, Stéphanie Mader, Jean-François Zagury, Stéphane Natkin, Matthieu Montes
Udock, the interactive docking entertainment system
Faraday Discussions, May 2014, Nottingham, France. 169, pp.425-441, 2014

Stéphanie Mader, Stéphane Natkin, Guillaume Levieux
How to Analyse Therapeutic Games: The Player / Game / Therapy Model
Entertainment Computing - ICEC 2012, Sep 2012, Bremen, Germany. 7522, pp.193-206, 2012, Lecture Notes in Computer Science

Stéphanie Mader, Jérôme Dupire, Stéphane Natkin, Emmanuel Guardiola
Designing therapeutic games for seniors: case study of "le village aux oiseaux" (birds village)
Modelling, Measurement and Control A, 2012, 73, pp.n.c.

Stéphanie Mader, Jérôme Dupire, Emmanuel Guardiola, Stéphane Natkin
Conception d'un serious game thérapeutique: l'expérience du Village
Handicap 2012, Jun 2012, Paris, France. pp.6, 2012

Jérôme Dupire, Alexandre Topol, Stéphane Froment, Mélanie Ginibre, Stéphanie Mader, Antoine Sarafian, Aymeric Schwartz, Delphine Soriano
IEEE ICE-GIC'09, IEEE Consumer Electronics Society's Games Innovations Conference, London, Jan 2009, X, France. 2009

Stéphane Froment, Mélanie Ginibre, Stéphanie Mader, Antoine Sarafian, Aymeric Schwartz, Delphine Soriano, Jérôme Dupire, Alexandre Topol
AZ66 How Can We Play With Emotions ?
ICEC'09, Int. Conf. on Entertainment Computing, Sep 2009, Paris, France. pp.2, 2009, LNCS