Publications

Recent publications by PhD students and ATLAS faculty fellows

2014


Hughes, A., St. Denis, L., Palen, L., Anderson, K. (2014). Online Public Communications by
 Police & Fire Services during the 2012 Hurricane Sandy. To appear in the Proceedings of the ACM 2014 Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems (CHI 2014), Toronto. [pdf]

Goodman, K. and Bennett, J. K., (2014). Modeling the Serial Position Effect: Using the Emergent Neural Network Simulation System. To appear in the Proceedings of the BIOINFORMATICS 2014 Conference (BIOSTEC 2014), Angers, France. [pdf]

Kim,Jeeeun, Abigale Stangl, Ann Eisenberg, Tom Yeh. 2014. Tactile Picture Books for Young Children with Visual Impairment, WiP Poster and Abstract, TEI 2014, Feb 16-19 2014, Munich, Germany. [pdf]

Maher,Mary Lou, Jenny Preece, Tom Yeh, Carol Boston, Kazjon Grace, Abhijit Pasupuleti, and Abigale Stangl. 2014. NatureNet: a model for crowdsourcing the design of citizen science systems. In Proceedings of the companion publication of the 17th ACM conference on Computer supported cooperative work & social computing (CSCW Companion ’14). ACM, New York, NY, USA, 201-204.
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Moloney, K., & Unger, M. (2014). Transmedia Storytelling in Science Communication: One Subject , Multiple Media, Unlimited Stories. In J. L. Drake, Y. Y. Kontar, & G. S. Rife (Eds.), New Trends in Earth-Science Outreach and Engagement (Vol. 38, pp. 109–120). New York, N.Y: Springer International Publishing.

St. Denis, L., Palen, L and Anderson, K (to appear 2014). Mastering Social Media: An Analysis of Jefferson County’s Communications during the 2013 Colorado Floods. To appear in the Proceedings of the Conference on Information Systems for Crisis Response and Management (ISCRAM 2014). [pdf]

Stangl,Abigale, Jeeeun Kim, Tom Yeh. 2014. Technology to Support Emergent Literacy Skills in Young Children with Visual Impairments, CHI 2014, Apr 26 – May 01 2014, Toronto, ON, Canada, ACM 978-1-4503-2474-8/14/04. [pdf]

Underwood, H., Sterling, S.R., Bennett, J. PartoPens at the Point of Care: Evaluating Digital Pen-Based Maternal Labor Monitoring in Kenya. International Conference on Health Informatics (HealthINF) 2014. Loire Valley, France.

White, Joanne I., Leysia Palen, and Kenneth M. Anderson. 2014. Digital mobilization in disaster response: the work & self-organization of on-line pet advocates in response to hurricane sandy. In Proceedings of the 17th ACM conference on Computer supported cooperative work & social computing (CSCW ’14). ACM, New York, NY, USA, 866-876.[pdf]


2013


Ambrose, Meg Leta. “It’s About Time: Privacy, Information Lifecycles, and the Right to be Forgotten.” Stanford Technology Law Review 16 (2013): 369-422.

Ambrose, Meg Leta. “A Digital Dark Age and the Right to be Forgotten.” Journal of Internet Law 17.3 (2013): 1.

Ambrose, Meg Leta and Jef Ausloos. “The Right to be Forgotten Across the Pond.” Journal of Information Policy 3 (2013): 1-23.

Dodson, Leslie L., S. Revi Sterling, and John K. Bennett. 2013. Minding the gaps: cultural, technical and gender-based barriers to mobile use in oral-language Berber communities in Morocco. In Proceedings of the Sixth International Conference on Information and Communication Technologies and Development: Full Papers – Volume 1 (ICTD ’13), Vol. 1. ACM, New York, NY, USA, 79-88. DOI=10.1145/2516604.2516626 [pdf]

Harriman, Jiffer. 2013. Sound actuation and interaction. In Proceedings of the 7th International Conference on Tangible, Embedded and Embodied Interaction (TEI ’13). ACM, New York, NY, USA, 351-352. [pdf]

Kilde, Josephine, John K. Bennett, Lorenzo Gonzales, and S. Revi Sterling. 2013. A connective massive open online course for K-12 science, technology, engineering, and mathematics teachers in New Mexico Pueblo schools. In Proceedings of the Sixth International Conference on Information and Communications Technologies and Development: Notes – Volume 2 (ICTD ’13), Vol. 2. ACM, New York, NY, USA, 61-64. [pdf]

Oh, Hyunjoo, Anisha Deshmane, Feiran Li, Ji Yeon Han, Matt Stewart, Michael Tsai, Xing Xu, and Ian Oakley. 2013. The digital dream lab: tabletop puzzle blocks for exploring programmatic concepts. In Proceedings of the 7th International Conference on Tangible, Embedded and Embodied Interaction (TEI ’13). ACM, New York, NY, USA, 51-56. [pdf]

Starbird, Kate and Leysia Palen. (2013). Working & Sustaining the Virtual “Disaster Desk.” Proceedings of the ACM 2012 Conference on Computer Supported Cooperative Work (CSCW 2013), San Antonio, TX, pp. 491-502. Best Paper Award.

Sterling, S. Revi, John K. Bennett: The case for interdisciplinarity: Lessons from the field. GHTC 2013: 463-467

Sterling, S. Revi: Designing for trauma: the roles of ICTD in combating violence against women (VAW). ICTD (2) 2013: 159-162

Underwood, H., Sterling, S. R., Bennett, J. The PartoPen in Practice: Evaluating the Impact of Digital Pen Technology on Maternal Health in Kenya. International Conference on Information and Communication Technologies for Development (ICTD) 2013. Cape Town, South Africa.

Underwood, Heather. The PartoPen: Using Digital Pen Software to Improve Birth Attendant Training and Maternal Outcomes in Kenya. ACM Student Research Competition Grand Finals Winner. 2013.

Underwood, Heather, S. Revi Sterling, John K. Bennett. The PartoPen in Training and Clinical Use: Two Preliminary Studies in Kenya. HealthINF, 2013.

Underwood, Heather, Revi Sterling, John Bennett. The Design and Implementation of the PartoPen Maternal Health Monitoring System. ACM DEV, 2013.


2012


Ambrose, Meg Leta, Nicole Friess, & Jill Van Matre. “Seeking Digital Redemption: The Future of Forgiveness in the Internet Age.” Santa Clara Journal of Computers and High Technology Law 29 (2012): 99.

Ambrose, Meg Leta. “You Are What Google Says You Are: The Right to be Forgotten and Information Stewardship.” International Review of Information Ethics 17 (2012).

Ambrose, Meg Leta and Odette Edbrooke. “Teaching Privacy in the 21st Century.” Social Education 76.4 (2012): 217.

Barrenechea, Mario, Joshua Barron, and Joanne White. 2012. No place like home: pet-to-family reunification after disaster. In CHI ’12 Extended Abstracts on Human Factors in Computing Systems (CHI EA ’12). ACM, New York, NY, USA, 1237-1242. [pdf]

Behnke, Kara, Ladies of Warcraft: changing perceptions of women and technology through productive play, FDG ’12: Proceedings of the International Conference on the Foundations of Digital Games, 288-289, 2012
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Chi, Ed H., Sean Munson, Gerhard Fischer, Sarah Vieweg & Cynthia Parr. 2010. Advancing the Design of Technology-Mediated Social Participation Systems, IEEE Computer 43(11): 29-35.

Dodson, Leslie L., S. Revi Sterling, and John K. Bennett. 2012. Considering failure: eight years of ITID research. In Proceedings of the Fifth International Conference on Information and Communication Technologies and Development (ICTD ’12). ACM, New York, NY, USA, 56-64. [pdf]

Dodson, Leslie L. and Sterling, S. Revi. “Ethics of Participation: Research or Reporting.” The Electronic Journal of Information Systems in Developing Countries, V.50, 2012. [pdf]

Gomes, António, Hyunjoo Oh, Yoram Chisik, and Monchu Chen. 2012. Ilha Musical: a CAVE for nurturing cultural appreciation. In Proceedings of the 11th International Conference on Interaction Design and Children (IDC ’12). ACM, New York, NY, USA, 232-235. [pdf]

Harriman, Jiffer. “Sinkapater – An Untethered Beat Sequencer.” Proceedings of the 12th International Conference on New Interfaces for Musical Expression. NIME, 2012 [pdf]

Moloney, K. (2012). Transmedia Journalism as a Post-Digital Narrative (Technical Report No. ATLAS-2012-11-02). Boulder, CO: University of Colorado.

Oh, Hyunjoo and António Gomes. 2012. The memory of a tree: an interactive storytelling installation. In Proceedings of the Sixth International Conference on Tangible, Embedded and Embodied Interaction (TEI ’12), Stephen N. Spencer (Ed.). ACM, New York, NY, USA, 331-332. [pdf]

Oh, Hyunjoo, “The Memory of a Tree; An Interactive Visual Storytelling Installation”, Journal of Science and Technology of the Art, Issue 4, CITAR (July ’12) [pdf]

Palen, Leysia, Sarah Vieweg & Kenneth M. Anderson. 2010. Supporting “Everyday Analysts” in Safety- and Time-Critical Situations. The Information Society, 27(1): 52-62.

Sarcevic, Aleskandra, Leysia Palen, Joanne White, Mossaab Bagdouri, Kate Starbird, Kenneth M. Anderson, (2012). “Beacons of Hope” in Decentralized Coordination: Learning from On-the-Ground Medical Twitterers During the 2010 Haiti Earthquake 2012 ACM Conference on Computer Supported Cooperative Work, Bellevue, WA.

Simon, Edwige. Using Mobile Learning Resources in Foreign Language Instruction,EDUCAUSE Online, Spring 2012

Stangl, Abigale, Joshua Wepman, and Dylan White. 2012. Moodcasting: home as shared emotional space. In CHI ’12 Extended Abstracts on Human Factors in Computing Systems (CHI EA ’12). ACM, New York, NY, USA, 1303-1308. [pdf]

St. Denis, Amanda Hughes and Leysia Palen (2012). Trial By Fire: The Deployment of Trusted Digital Volunteers in the 2011 Shadow Lake Fire To appear in the Proceedings of the Conference on Information Systems for Crisis Response and Management (ISCRAM 2012), Vancouver, BC. [pdf]

Starbird, Kate, Leysia Palen, and others. (2012). Promoting Structured Data in Citizen Communications During Disaster Response: An Account of Strategies for Diffusion of the ‘Tweak the Tweet’ Syntax. In Christine Hagar (Ed.), Crisis Information Management: Communication and Technologies, Cambridge, UK: Woodhead Publishing Limited.

Starbird, Kate. (2012). Crowdwork, Crisis and Convergence: How the Connected Crowd Organizes Information during Mass Disruption Events. Dissertation. University of Colorado.

Starbird, Kate and Leysia Palen. (2012). (How) Will the Revolution be Retweeted? Information Diffusion and the 2011 Egyptian Uprising. Proceedings of the ACM 2012 Conference on Computer Supported Cooperative Work (CSCW 2012).

Underwood, Heather, Revi Sterling, John Bennett. Improving Maternal Labor Monitoring in Kenya Using Digital Pen Technology: A User Evaluation. IEEE Global Humanitarian Technology Conference, 2012.

Underwood, Heather. PartoPen: Enhancing the Partograph with Digital Pen Technology. ACM SIGCHI Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems, 2012. Student Research Competition, First Place.

Underwood, Heather. PartoPen: Using Digital Pen Technology to Enhance Paper-Based Maternal/Child Health Monitoring During Labor. Information and Communication Technologies and Development (ICTD), 2012.


2011


Harriman, Jiffer, Locky Casey, and Linden Melvin. “Quadrofeelia–A New Instrument for Sliding into Notes.” Proceedings of the 11th International Conference on New Interfaces for Musical Expression. NIME, 2011. [pdf]

Kieninger, Axel, Sid Saleh (2011) Service Level Engineering – Towards the quantification of services’ value and impact on business. Accepted for the 20th Annual Frontiers in Service Conference.

Liu, Sophia B.. 2011. Digital commemoration: surveying the social media revival of historical crises. In CHI ’11 Extended Abstracts on Human Factors in Computing Systems (CHI EA ’11). ACM, New York, NY, USA, 947-952. [pdf]

Starbird, Kate and Leysia Palen. (2011). “Voluntweeters”: Self-Organizing by Digital Volunteers in Times of Crisis. Proceedings of the ACM 2011 Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems (CHI 2011), Vancouver, CA. Honorable Mention Award.

Starbird, Kate, Leysia Palen, Sophia B. Liu, Sarah Vieweg, Amanda Hughes, Aaron Schram, Kenneth M. Anderson, Mossaab Bagdouri, Joanne White, Casey McTaggart, and Chris Schenk. 2011. Promoting Structured Data in Citizen Communications during Disaster Response: An Account of Strategies for Diffusion of the “Tweak the Tweet” Syntax. Christine Hagar (Ed.) Crisis Information Management: Communication and Technologies, Chandos Publishing.

Sterling, S. Revi, John K. Bennett. Crossing the Real Chasm in Technical Development Work 2011 IEEE Global Humanitarian Technology Conference. Seattle, Washington USA. http://doi.ieeecomputersociety.org/10.1109/GHTC.2011.66

Underwood, Heather. Monitoring maternal health: Augmenting paper-based tools with digital pen technology. mHealth Summit, 2011.

Underwood, Heather. Partographs & Digital Pens: Assisting Rural Birth-Attendants with Labor Monitoring. Grace Hopper Celebration of Women in Computing, 2011.

Verma, Sudha, Sarah Vieweg, William Corvey, Leysia Palen, James H. Martin, Martha Palmer, Aaron Schram and Kenneth M. Anderson. 2011. NLP to the Rescue?: Extracting “Situational Awareness” Tweets During Mass Emergency. Proceedings of the AAAI Conference on Weblogs and Social Media, ICWSM 2011.


2010


Corvey, William J., Sarah Vieweg, Travis Rood, and Martha Palmer. 2010. Twitter in mass emergency: what NLP techniques can contribute. In Proceedings of the NAACL HLT 2010 Workshop on Computational Linguistics in a World of Social Media (WSA ’10). Association for Computational Linguistics, Stroudsburg, PA, USA, 23-24. [pdf]

Liu, Sophia B.. 2010. Grassroots heritage in the crisis context: a social media probes approach to studying heritage in a participatory age. In CHI ’10 Extended Abstracts on Human Factors in Computing Systems (CHI EA ’10). ACM, New York, NY, USA, 2975-2978. [pdf]

Liu, Sophia B. and Leysia Palen. (2010). The New Cartographers: Crisis Map Mashups and the Emergence of Neogeographic Practice. Cartography and Geographic Information Science Special Issue: New Directions in Hazards and Disaster Research, 37 (1) pp. 69-90.

Liu, Sophia B. and Brad King. (2010). The Search for Meaning in Distributed Story Streams. Presented at the Popular Culture Association /American Culture Association National Conference (PCA/ACA 2010), Memory and Representation subject area, St. Louis, MO.

Palen, Leysia, Kenneth M. Anderson, Gloria Mark, James Martin, Douglas Sicker, Martha Palmer, and Dirk Grunwald. 2010. A vision for technology-mediated support for public participation \& assistance in mass emergencies \& disasters. In Proceedings of the 2010 ACM-BCS Visions of Computer Science Conference (ACM-BCS ’10). British Computer Society, Swinton, UK, UK, Article 8 , 12 pages.

Palen, Leysia, Kate Starbird, Sarah Vieweg, Amanda Hughes. 2010. Twitterbased information distribution during the 2009 Red River Valley flood threat. Bulletin of the American Society for Information Science and Technology, 36(5): 13–17.

Starbird, Kate, Leysia Palen, Amanda L. Hughes & Sarah Vieweg. 2010. Chatter on the Red: What Hazards Threat Reveals about the Social Life of Microblogged Information. Proceedings of the ACM conference on Computer Supported Cooperative Work, CSCW 2010.

Starbird, Kate and Leysia Palen. (2010). Pass It On?: Retweeting in Mass Emergencies. Presented at the 2010 Information Systems for Crisis Response and Management Conference (ISCRAM 2010), Seattle, WA.

Starbird, Kate and Jeannie Stamberger. (2010). Tweak the Tweet: Leveraging Microblogging Proliferation with a Prescriptive Grammar to Support Citizen Reporting. Presented at the 2010 Information Systems for Crisis Response and Management Conference (ISCRAM 2010), Seattle, WA.

Starbird, Kate, Leysia Palen, Amanda L Hughes, and Sarah Vieweg. (2010). Chatter on The Red: What Hazards Threat Reveals about the Social Life of Microblogged Information. Proceedings of the ACM 2010 Conference on Computer Supported Cooperative Work (CSCW 2010), Savannah, GA, pp. 241-250. Honorable Mention Award.

Vieweg, Sarah, Amanda L. Hughes, Kate Starbird, and Leysia Palen. (2010). A Comparison of Microblogging Behavior in Two Natural Hazards Events: What Twitter May Contribute to Situational Awareness. Proceedings of the ACM 2010 Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems (CHI 2010), Atlanta, GA, pp. 1079-1088.


2009


Liu, Sophia B., Leysia Palen, Jeannette Sutton, Amanda L. Hughes & Sarah Vieweg. 2009. Citizen Photojournalism During Crisis Events. In Stuart Allen and Einar Thorsen (Eds.), Citizen Journalism: Global Perspectives. New York: Peter Lang.

Liu, Sophia B. and Leysia Palen. (2009). Spatiotemporal Mashups: A Survey of Current Tools to Inform Next Generation Crisis Support Tools. Proceedings of the 6th International Conference on Information Systems for Crisis Response and Management (ISCRAM 2009), J. Landgren & S. Jul (Eds.), Gothenburg, Sweden.

Palen, Leysia, Sarah Vieweg, Sophia B. Liu, and Amanda Hughes. (2009). Crisis in a Networked World: Features of Computer-Mediated Communication in the April 16, 2007 Virginia Tech Event. Social Science Computer Review: Special Issue e-Social Science, Sage, 27 (4), pp. 467-480.[pdf]

Sterling, S. Revi, Sophia Huyer. 89.1 FM: The Place for Development: Power shifts and participatory spaces in ICTD. J. Community Informatics. 01/2009; 5.

Sterling, S. Revi, John O’Brien, John K. Bennett. Advancement through interactive radio. Information Systems Frontiers 11(2):145-154. DOI:10.1007/s10796-009-9170-3


2008


Hughes, Amanda L., Leysia Palen, Jeannette Sutton, Sophia B. Liu, and Sarah Vieweg. (2008). “Site-Seeing” in Disaster: An Examination of On-Line Social Convergence. Proceedings of the 5th International Conference on Information Systems for Crisis Response and Management (ISCRAM 2008), Washington, DC, pp. 324-333.

Liu, Sophia B., Leysia Palen, Jeannette Sutton, Amanda Hughes, and Sarah Vieweg. (2008). In Search of the Bigger Picture: The Emergent Role of On-Line Photo Sharing in Times of Disaster. Proceedings of the 5th International Conference on Information Systems for Crisis Response and Management (ISCRAM 2008), Washington, DC, pp. 140-149.

Palen, Leysia & Sarah Vieweg. 2008. The Emergence of Online Widescale Interaction in Unexpected Events: Assistance, Alliance and Retreat. Proceedings of the ACM conference on Computer Supported Cooperative Work, CSCW 2008. [pdf]

Simon, Edwige. Preparing Future Foreign Language Faculty to Teach Online : A Case Study. Journal of Online Teaching and Learning Vol. 7, No. 2, June 2011 Foreign Language Faculty in the Age of Web 2.0 EDUCAUSE Quarterly, vol. 31, no. 3 (July–September 2008)

Vieweg, Sarah, Leysia Palen, Sophia B. Liu, Amanda Hughes, Sarah Vieweg, and Jeannette Sutton. (2008). Collective Intelligence in Disaster: Examination of the Phenomenon in the Aftermath of the 2007 Virginia Tech Shootings. Proceedings of the 5th International Conference on Information Systems for Crisis Response and Management (ISCRAM 2008), Washington, DC, pp. 44-54.


2007


Duffield, Cecily Jill, Jena D. Hwang, Susan Windisch Brown, Dmitriy Dligach, Sarah E. Vieweg, Jenny Davis & Martha Palmer. 2007. Criteria for Manual Clustering of Verb Senses. Proceedings of the 29th Annual Conference of the Cognitive Science Society, CogSci 2007.

Palen, Leysia, Sarah Vieweg, Sophia B. Liu & Amanda L. Hughes. 2009. Crisis in a Networked World: Features of Computer-Mediated Communication in the April 16, 2007 Virginia Tech Event. Social Science Computer Review, Special Issue on e-Social Science 27(5): 1-14.

Palen, Leysia, Starr Roxanne Hiltz, and Sophia B. Liu (2007). Online Forums Supporting Grassroots Participation in Emergency Preparedness and Response. Communications of the Association of Computing Machinery (CACM), 50 (3), pp. 54-58.[pdf]

Palen, Leysia and Sophia B. Liu (2007). Citizen Communications in Crisis: Anticipating a Future of ICT-Supported Participation. Proceedings of the ACM Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems CHI 2007, 727-736. [pdf]

Palen, Leysia, Sarah Vieweg, Jeannette Sutton, Sophia B. Liu, and Amanda Hughes. (2007). Crisis Informatics: Studying Crisis in a Networked World. Proceedings of the 3rd International Conference on E-Social Science, Ann Arbor, MI, Oct 7-9, 2007.


2006


Claudia Morrell, Revi Sterling. ICT Strategies for Gender Empowerment: Actionable Approaches and Recommendations; 06/2006; DOI:10.1109/ICTD.2006.301871 In proceeding of: Information and Communication Technologies and Development, 2006.

Tang, John, Sophia B. Liu, Michael Muller, James Lin and Clemens Drews. (2006). Unobtrusive but Invasive: Using Screen Recording to Collect Field Data on Computer-Mediated Interaction. Proceedings of the Computer-Supported Cooperative Work (CSCW) 2006 Conference, 479-482.

Heather Underwood. Using a Digital Pen to Improve Labor Monitoring and Reinforce Birth Attendant Training. University of Colorado at Boulder, ATLAS Institute.