His research in HCI focuses mainly on the distributed cognition approaches to understanding human-machine collaboration, and the application of such approaches to the design and evaluation of interactive technology in areas as diverse as digital libraries and aircraft flight decks.
Wheat, Ashley and Attfield, Simon and Fields, Bob (2016) Developing a model of distributed sensemaking: a case study of military analysis. Informatics, 3 (1). ISSN 2227-9709
Nguyen, Phong H. and Xu, Kai and Wheat, Ashley and Wong, B. L. William and Attfield, Simon and Fields, Bob (2016) SensePath: understanding the sensemaking process through analytic provenance. IEEE Transactions on Visualization and Computer Graphics, 22 (1). pp. 41-50. ISSN 1077-2626
Bordoni, Mirco and Bottone, Michele and Fields, Bob and Gorogiannis, Nikos and Margolis, Michael and Primiero, Giuseppe and Raimondi, Franco (2015) Towards cyber-physical systems as services: the ASIP protocol. In: 2015 IEEE/ACM 1st International Workshop on Software Engineering for Smart Cyber-Physical Systems (SEsCPS), 17-17 May 2015, Florence, Italy.
Fields, Bob and Duncker, Elke (2003) Articulating resources: the impact of electronic health records on cross-professional healthcare work. Technical Report. Interaction Design Centre - Middlesex University.
Marzano, Lisa and Bardill, Andrew and Fields, Bob and Herd, Kate and Veale, David and Grey, Nick and Moran, Paul (2015) The application of ‘mHealth’ to mental health: opportunities and challenges. The Lancet Psychiatry . (Accepted/In press)