Technology, Culture and Society

Research Output

2020
2019

Blind web development training at oysters and pearls technology camp in Uganda

Kearney-Volpe, C., Hurst, A. & Fitzgerald, S., May 13 2019, Proceedings of the 16th Web For All 2019 Personalization - Personalizing the Web, W4A 2019. Association for Computing Machinery, Inc, (Proceedings of the 16th Web For All 2019 Personalization - Personalizing the Web, W4A 2019).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Consumer-grade fabrication and its potential to revolutionize accessibility

Mankoff, J., Hofmann, M., Chen, X., Hudson, S. E., Hurst, A. & Kim, J., Oct 2019, In : Communications of the ACM. 62, 10, p. 64-75 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Correction to: Comprehensive benchmarking and ensemble approaches for metagenomic classifiers (Genome Biology (2017) 18 (182) DOI: 10.1186/s13059-017-1299-7)

McIntyre, A. B. R., Ounit, R., Afshinnekoo, E., Prill, R. J., Hénaff, E., Alexander, N., Minot, S. S., Danko, D., Foox, J., Ahsanuddin, S., Tighe, S., Hasan, N. A., Subramanian, P., Moffat, K., Levy, S., Lonardi, S., Greenfield, N., Colwell, R. R., Rosen, G. L. & Mason, C. E., Apr 5 2019, In : Genome biology. 20, 1, 72.

Research output: Contribution to journalComment/debate

Open Access

Designing tactile schematics: Improving electronic circuit accessibility

Race, L., Fleet, C., Miele, J. A., Igoe, T. & Hurst, A., Oct 24 2019, ASSETS 2019 - 21st International ACM SIGACCESS Conference on Computers and Accessibility. Association for Computing Machinery, Inc, p. 581-583 3 p. (ASSETS 2019 - 21st International ACM SIGACCESS Conference on Computers and Accessibility).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Entertainment for ALL: Understanding media streaming accessibility

Kearney-Volpe, C., Hurst, A. & Holloway, S., May 2 2019, CHI EA 2019 - Extended Abstracts of the 2019 CHI Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems. Association for Computing Machinery, 3312882. (Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems - Proceedings).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Evaluating instructor strategy and student learning through digital accessibility course enhancements

Kearney-Volpe, C., Kletenik, D., Sonka, K., Sturm, D. & Hurst, A., Oct 24 2019, ASSETS 2019 - 21st International ACM SIGACCESS Conference on Computers and Accessibility. Association for Computing Machinery, Inc, p. 377-388 12 p. (ASSETS 2019 - 21st International ACM SIGACCESS Conference on Computers and Accessibility).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Foreword

Hurst, A. & Duarte, C., May 13 2019, In : Proceedings of the 16th Web For All 2019 Personalization - Personalizing the Web, W4A 2019.

Research output: Contribution to journalEditorial

Non-visual beats: Redesigning the Groove Pizza

Payne, W., Xu, A., Hurst, A. & Alex Ruthmann, S., Oct 24 2019, ASSETS 2019 - 21st International ACM SIGACCESS Conference on Computers and Accessibility. Association for Computing Machinery, Inc, p. 651-654 4 p. (ASSETS 2019 - 21st International ACM SIGACCESS Conference on Computers and Accessibility).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Sensebox: A DIY prototyping platform to create audio interfaces for therapy

Hamidi, F., Kumar, S., Dorfman, M., Ojo, F., Kottapalli, M. & Hurst, A., Mar 17 2019, TEI 2019 - Proceedings of the 13th International Conference on Tangible, Embedded, and Embodied Interaction. Association for Computing Machinery, Inc, p. 25-34 10 p. (TEI 2019 - Proceedings of the 13th International Conference on Tangible, Embedded, and Embodied Interaction).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Sustainable megapolitan: How large-scale urban development can help green America

Lang, R. E. & Alfonzo, M., Jan 1 2019, Green Community. Taylor and Francis, p. 45-53 9 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Why be Natural?

Bain, J., Sep 1 2019, In : Foundations of Physics. 49, 9, p. 898-914 17 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2018

ARIES: Enabling visual exploration and organization of art image collections

Crissaff, L., Wood Ruby, L., Deutch, S., Dubois, R. L., Fekete, J. D., Freire, J. & Silva, C., Jan 1 2018, In : IEEE Computer Graphics and Applications. 38, 1, p. 91-108 18 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Community change and resident needs: Designing a Participatory Action Research study in Metropolitan Boston

Arcaya, M. C., Schnake-Mahl, A., Binet, A., Simpson, S., Church, M. S., Gavin, V., Coleman, B., Levine, S., Nielsen, A., Carroll, L., Ursprung, S., Wood, B., Reeves, H., Keppard, B., Sportiche, N., Partirdge, J., Figueora, J., Frakt, A., Alfonzo, M., Abreu, D. & 50 others, Abreu, T., Ambroise, T., Andrade, E., Barrientos, E., Baty, A., Baty, C., Benner, K., Bennett, C., Blanchette, A., Bongiovanni, R., Cardile, O., Corchado, C., Dixon, C., Dodson, C., Dominguez, J., Durena, M., Fiestas, Y., Genty, J., Graffam, N., Gonzalez, A., Grigsby, E., Hayden, P., Alvado, S. H., Hernandez, Z., Hodes, I., Johnson, J., Keefe, K., Latimer, K., Logg, C., Martinez, N., Mboup, K., McPhorson, D., Meacham, S., Mohammed, D., Moss, E., O'Brien, K., Owens, L., Partridge, J., Johnson, L. P., Power, M. B., Rebelo, T., Remy, R., Roderigues, G., Sabtow, Q., Sanchez, C., Seeder, A., Sepulveda, R., West, E., Winters, L. & Youmans, T., Jul 2018, In : Health and Place. 52, p. 221-230 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access

Designing an adaptive web navigation interface for users with variable pointing performance

Martin-Hammond, A., Hamidi, F., Bhalerao, T., Ortega, C., Ali, A., Hornback, C., Means, C. & Hurst, A., Apr 23 2018, Proceedings of the 15th Web for All Conference: Internet of Accessible Things, W4A 2018. Association for Computing Machinery, Inc, a31. (Proceedings of the 15th Web for All Conference : Internet of Accessible Things, W4A 2018).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Making "making" Accessible

Hurst, A., Apr 23 2018, Proceedings of the 15th Web for All Conference: Internet of Accessible Things, W4A 2018. Association for Computing Machinery, Inc, a1. (Proceedings of the 15th Web for All Conference : Internet of Accessible Things, W4A 2018).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Physical environment correlates of physical activity in developing countries: A review

Day, K., Apr 2018, In : Journal of Physical Activity and Health. 15, 4, p. 303-314 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Shifting expectations: Understanding youth employees’ handoffs in a 3D print shop

Easley, W., Hamidi, F., Lutters, W. G. & Hurst, A., Nov 2018, In : Proceedings of the ACM on Human-Computer Interaction. 2, CSCW, 47.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Understanding apartment end-use water consumption in two green residential multistory buildings

Jordán-Cuebas, F., Krogmann, U., Andrews, C. J., Senick, J. A., Hewitt, E. L., Wener, R. E., Allacci, M. S. & Plotnik, D., Apr 1 2018, In : Journal of Water Resources Planning and Management. 144, 4, 04018009.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Understanding how youth employees use slack

Easley, W., McCoy, D., Grimes, S., Grimes, S., Hamidi, F., Lutters, W. G. & Hurst, A., Oct 30 2018, CSCW 2018 Companion - Companion of the 2018 ACM Conference on Computer Supported Cooperative Work and Social Computing. Association for Computing Machinery, p. 221-224 4 p. (Proceedings of the ACM Conference on Computer Supported Cooperative Work, CSCW).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Using icons to communicate privacy characteristics of adaptive assistive technologies

Poneres, K., Hamidi, F., Massey, A. & Hurst, A., Oct 8 2018, ASSETS 2018 - Proceedings of the 20th International ACM SIGACCESS Conference on Computers and Accessibility. Association for Computing Machinery, Inc, p. 388-390 3 p. (ASSETS 2018 - Proceedings of the 20th International ACM SIGACCESS Conference on Computers and Accessibility).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Who should have access to my pointing data? privacy tradeoffs of adaptive assistive technologies

Hamidi, F., Poneres, K., Massey, A. & Hurst, A., Oct 8 2018, ASSETS 2018 - Proceedings of the 20th International ACM SIGACCESS Conference on Computers and Accessibility. Association for Computing Machinery, Inc, p. 203-216 14 p. (ASSETS 2018 - Proceedings of the 20th International ACM SIGACCESS Conference on Computers and Accessibility).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Youth attitudes towards assessment tools in after-school informal learning and employment training programs

Hamidi, F., Easley, W., Grimes, S., Grimes, S. & Hurst, A., Jun 23 2018, In : ASEE Annual Conference and Exposition, Conference Proceedings. 2018-June

Research output: Contribution to journalConference article

2017

Assessment tools for an afterschool youth maker program

Hamidi, F., Grimes, S., Grimes, S., Wong, C. & Hurst, A., Oct 21 2017, Proceedings of FABLEARN 2017: 7th Annual Conference on Creativity and Making in Education, 2017. Association for Computing Machinery, 12. (ACM International Conference Proceeding Series; vol. Part F132090).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

ASSETS 2017 foreword

Hurst, A., Findlater, L. & Morris, M. R., Oct 19 2017, In : ASSETS 2017 - Proceedings of the 19th International ACM SIGACCESS Conference on Computers and Accessibility. p. iii-iv

Research output: Contribution to journalEditorial

Comprehensive benchmarking and ensemble approaches for metagenomic classifiers

McIntyre, A. B. R., Ounit, R., Afshinnekoo, E., Prill, R. J., Hénaff, E., Alexander, N., Minot, S. S., Danko, D., Foox, J., Ahsanuddin, S., Tighe, S., Hasan, N. A., Subramanian, P., Moffat, K., Levy, S., Lonardi, S., Greenfield, N., Colwell, R. R., Rosen, G. L. & Mason, C. E., Sep 21 2017, In : Genome biology. 18, 1, 182.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Embracing errors: Examining how context of use impacts blind individuals' acceptance of navigation aid errors

Abdolrahmani, A., Easley, W., Williams, M., Branham, S. & Hurst, A., May 2 2017, CHI 2017 - Proceedings of the 2017 ACM SIGCHI Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems: Explore, Innovate, Inspire. Association for Computing Machinery, p. 4158-4169 12 p. (Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems - Proceedings; vol. 2017-May).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Fabricating engagement: Benefits and challenges of using 3D printing to engage underrepresented students in STEM learning

Easley, W., Buehler, E., Salib, G. & Hurst, A., Jun 24 2017, In : ASEE Annual Conference and Exposition, Conference Proceedings. 2017-June

Research output: Contribution to journalConference article

How walkable is Walker’s paradise?

Koschinsky, J., Talen, E., Alfonzo, M. & Lee, S., Jan 1 2017, In : Environment and Planning B: Urban Analytics and City Science. 44, 2, p. 343-363 21 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Introduction. after the Urban Crisis: New York and the Rise of Inequality

Chronopoulos, T. & Soffer, J., Nov 1 2017, In : Journal of Urban History. 43, 6, p. 855-863 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

"Is someone there? Do they have a gun?" how visual information about others can improve personal safety management for blind individuals

Branham, S. M., Abdolrahmani, A., Easley, W., Scheuerman, M., Ronquillo, E. & Hurst, A., Oct 19 2017, ASSETS 2017 - Proceedings of the 19th International ACM SIGACCESS Conference on Computers and Accessibility. Association for Computing Machinery, Inc, p. 260-269 10 p. (ASSETS 2017 - Proceedings of the 19th International ACM SIGACCESS Conference on Computers and Accessibility).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Learning the language: The importance of studying written directions in designing navigational technologies for the blind

Scheuerman, M. K., Easley, W., Abdolrahmani, A., Hurst, A. & Branham, S., May 6 2017, CHI 2017 Extended Abstracts - Proceedings of the 2017 ACM SIGCHI Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems: Explore, Innovate, Inspire. Association for Computing Machinery, p. 2922-2928 7 p. (Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems - Proceedings; vol. Part F127655).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Lessons learned creating youth jobs in an afterschool maker space

Hurst, A., Grimes, S., McCoy, D., Carter, N., Easley, W. & Hamidi, F., Jun 24 2017, In : ASEE Annual Conference and Exposition, Conference Proceedings. 2017-June

Research output: Contribution to journalConference article

Process profitably. Do your own color blending

SCHEINER LL, LL., Jan 1 2017, In : Plastics Technol. 17, 7, p. 38-39 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Retrotransposons are specified as DNA replication origins in the gene-poor regions of Arabidopsis heterochromatin

Vergara, Z., Sequeira-Mendes, J., Morata, J., Peiró, R., Hénaff, E., Costas, C., Casacuberta, J. M. & Gutierrez, C., Jan 1 2017, In : Nucleic acids research. 45, 14, p. 8358-8368 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

The participatory design of an adaptive interface to support users with changing pointing ability

Martin-Hammond, A., Hamidi, F., Bhalerao, T., Ali, A., Hornback, C., Means, C. & Hurst, A., Oct 19 2017, ASSETS 2017 - Proceedings of the 19th International ACM SIGACCESS Conference on Computers and Accessibility. Association for Computing Machinery, Inc, p. 343-344 2 p. (ASSETS 2017 - Proceedings of the 19th International ACM SIGACCESS Conference on Computers and Accessibility).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Topological order and emergence

Bain, J., Jan 1 2017, In : Philosophica. 92, 2, p. 77-112 36 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Understanding fatigue and stamina management opportunities and challenges in wheelchair basketball

Carrington, P., Ketter, D. & Hurst, A., Oct 19 2017, ASSETS 2017 - Proceedings of the 19th International ACM SIGACCESS Conference on Computers and Accessibility. Association for Computing Machinery, Inc, p. 130-139 10 p. (ASSETS 2017 - Proceedings of the 19th International ACM SIGACCESS Conference on Computers and Accessibility).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

2016

Accessibility barriers to online education for young adults with intellectual disabilities

Buehler, E., Easley, W., Poole, A. & Hurst, A., Apr 11 2016, W4A 2016 - 13th Web for All Conference. Association for Computing Machinery, Inc, a27. (W4A 2016 - 13th Web for All Conference).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Advances in DIY health and wellbeing

O'Kane, A. A., Hurst, A., Niezen, G., Marquardt, N., Bird, J. & Abowd, G., May 7 2016, CHI EA 2016: #chi4good - Extended Abstracts, 34th Annual CHI Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems. Association for Computing Machinery, p. 3453-3460 8 p. (Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems - Proceedings; vol. 07-12-May-2016).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Airborne particulate matter in two multi-family green buildings: Concentrations and effect of ventilation and occupant behavior

Patton, A. P., Calderon, L., Xiong, Y., Wang, Z., Senick, J., Allacci, M. S., Plotnik, D., Wener, R., Andrews, C. J., Krogmann, U. & Mainelis, G., Jan 20 2016, In : International journal of environmental research and public health. 13, 1

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

An empirical investigation of the situationally-induced impairments experienced by blind mobile device users

Abdolrahmani, A., Kuber, R. & Hurst, A., Apr 11 2016, W4A 2016 - 13th Web for All Conference. Association for Computing Machinery, Inc, a21. (W4A 2016 - 13th Web for All Conference).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Built environmental correlates of physical activity in China: A review

Day, K., Jun 1 2016, In : Preventive Medicine Reports. 3, p. 303-316 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Comparison of real-time instruments and gravimetric method when measuring particulate matter in a residential building

Wang, Z., Calderón, L., Patton, A. P., Sorensen Allacci, M. A., Senick, J., Wener, R., Andrews, C. J. & Mainelis, G., Nov 1 2016, In : Journal of the Air and Waste Management Association. 66, 11, p. 1109-1120 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

CPT Invariance and the Spin-Statistics Connection

Bain, J., Jun 7 2016, Oxford University Press. 208 p.

Research output: Book/ReportBook

Distinguishing between green building occupants reasoned and unplanned behaviours

Hewitt, E. L., Andrews, C. J., Senick, J. A., Wener, R. E., Krogmann, U. & Sorensen Allacci, M., Feb 17 2016, In : Building Research and Information. 44, 2, p. 119-134 16 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Extensive sequencing of seven human genomes to characterize benchmark reference materials

Zook, J. M., Catoe, D., McDaniel, J., Vang, L., Spies, N., Sidow, A., Weng, Z., Liu, Y., Mason, C. E., Alexander, N., Henaff, E., McIntyre, A. B. R., Chandramohan, D., Chen, F., Jaeger, E., Moshrefi, A., Pham, K., Stedman, W., Liang, T., Saghbini, M. & 33 others, Dzakula, Z., Hastie, A., Cao, H., Deikus, G., Schadt, E., Sebra, R., Bashir, A., Truty, R. M., Chang, C. C., Gulbahce, N., Zhao, K., Ghosh, S., Hyland, F., Fu, Y., Chaisson, M., Xiao, C., Trow, J., Sherry, S. T., Zaranek, A. W., Ball, M., Bobe, J., Estep, P., Church, G. M., Marks, P., Kyriazopoulou-Panagiotopoulou, S., Zheng, G. X. Y., Schnall-Levin, M., Ordonez, H. S., Mudivarti, P. A., Giorda, K., Sheng, Y., Rypdal, K. B. & Salit, M., Jun 7 2016, In : Scientific Data. 3, 160025.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Invest: Intelligent visual email search and triage

Koven, J., Bertini, E., Dubois, L. & Memon, N., Jan 1 2016, p. S138-S148.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

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