Publications

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Peer-reviewed Conference Publications

  1. Rector, K., Lauder, A., Keeling, P., Cherones, A., Matsen III, F., Kientz, J.A. 2016. ShoulderCam: Evaluating the User Experience of a Depth Camera System to Measure Shoulder Range of Motion. Proceedings of the 10th EAI International Conference on Pervasive Computing Technologies for Healthcare. 4 pages. PDF (35% acceptance rate).
  2. ACM DL Author-ize serviceIncloodle: Evaluating an Interactive Application for Young Children with Mixed Abilities
    Kiley Sobel, Kyle Rector, Susan Evans, Julie A. Kientz
    CHI '16 Proceedings of the 2016 CHI Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems, 2016
    Best Paper Honorable Mention (Top 5%)
  3. ACM DL Author-ize serviceA User-Powered American Sign Language Dictionary
    Danielle Bragg, Kyle Rector, Richard E. Ladner
    CSCW '15 Proceedings of the 18th ACM Conference on Computer Supported Cooperative Work & Social Computing, 2015
  4. ACM DL Author-ize serviceAttachMate: highlight extraction from email attachments
    Joshua Hailpern, Sitaram Asur, Kyle Rector
    UIST '14 Proceedings of the 27th annual ACM symposium on User interface software and technology, 2014
  5. ACM DL Author-ize serviceMinEMail: SMS alert system for managing critical emails
    Kyle Rector, Joshua Hailpern
    CHI '14 Proceedings of the SIGCHI Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems, 2014
    Best Paper Honorable Mention (Top 5%) Supplementary Files
  6. ACM DL Author-ize serviceEyes-free yoga: an exergame using depth cameras for blind & low vision exercise
    Kyle Rector, Cynthia L. Bennett, Julie A. Kientz
    ASSETS '13 Proceedings of the 15th International ACM SIGACCESS Conference on Computers and Accessibility, 2013
  7. Kay, M., Rector, K., Consolvo, S., Greenstein, B., Wobbrock, J., Watson, N., Kientz, J.A. 2013. PVT-Touch: Adapting a Reaction Time Test for Touchscreen Devices. In 2013 7th International Conference on Pervasive Computing Technologies for Healthcare (PervasiveHealth). pp. 248-251. Direct document link (30% acceptance rate)
  8. ACM DL Author-ize servicePassChords: secure multi-touch authentication for blind people
    Shiri Azenkot, Kyle Rector, Richard Ladner, Jacob Wobbrock
    ASSETS '12 Proceedings of the 14th international ACM SIGACCESS conference on Computers and accessibility, 2012
    Best Paper Award.
  9. Cao, J., Rector, K., Park, T.H., Fleming, S.D., Burnett, M., Wiedenbeck, S. 2010. A Debugging Perspective on End-User Mashup Programming. In 2010 IEEE Symposium on Visual Languages and Human-Centric Computing (VL/HCC). pp. 149-156. Direct document link
  10. Lawrence, J., Bellamy, R., Burnett, M., Rector, K. 2008. Can Information Foraging Pick the Fix? A Field Study. In 2008 IEEE Symposium on Visual Languages and Human-Centric Computing (VL/HCC). pp. 57-64. Direct document link
  11. Grigoreanu, V., Cao, J., Kulesza, T., Bogart, C., Rector, K., Burnett, M., Wiedenbeck, S. 2008. Can Feature Design Reduce the Gender Gap in End-User Software Development Environments? In 2008 IEEE Symposium on Visual Languages and Human-Centric Computing (VL/HCC). pp. 149-156. Direct document link
  12. Best Paper Award Honorable Mention (Top 5%).
  13. Beckwith, L., Inman, D., Rector, K., Burnett, M. 2007. On to the Real World: Gender and Self-Efficacy in Excel. In 2007 IEEE Symposium on Visual Languages and Human-Centric Computing (VL/HCC). pp. 119-126. Direct document link
  14. Subrahmaniyan, N., Kissinger, C., Rector, K., Inman, D., Kaplan, J., Beckwith, L., Burnett, M. 2007. Explaining debugging strategies to end-user programmers. In 2007 IEEE Symposium on Visual Languages and Human-Centric Computing (VL/HCC). pp. 127-136. Direct document link

Peer-reviewed Journal Publications

  1. Matsen III, F.A., Lauder, A., Rector, K.,, Keeling, P., Cherones, A.L. 2015. Measurement of active shoulder motion using the Kinect, a commercially available infrared position detection system. Journal of Shoulder and Elbow Surgery. Direct document link
  2. Lawrence, J., Bogart, C., Burnett, M., Bellamy, R., Rector, K., Fleming, S. 2013. How Programmers Debug, Revisited: An Information Foraging Theory Perspective. IEEE Transactions on Software Engineering, Vol. 39, No. 2, Feb. 2013. Pp. 197-215. Direct document link
  3. Burnett, M., Beckwith, L., Wiedenbeck, S., Fleming, S., Cao, J., Park, T., Grigoreanu, V., Rector, K. 2011. Gender Pluralism in Problem-Solving Software. Interacting with Computers, Elsevier, 2011. pp. 450-460. Direct document link
  4. Welbourne, E., Battle, L., Cole, G., Gould, K., Rector, K., Raymer, S., Balazinska, M., Borriello, G. 2009. Building the Internet of Things Using RFID: The RFID Ecosystem Experience. IEEE Internet Computing, Vol. 13, No. 3, May/June 2009. pp. 48-55. Direct document link

Patents

  1. Hailpern, J., Rector, K. Notifying a User of Critical Emails via Text Messages. Link to USPTO.gov document.

Other Publications

Presentations and Demonstrations

  1. Enhancing Quality of Life for People who are Blind or Low Vision using Computing Technology. Knox College (45-minute talk)
  2. Enhancing Quality of Life for People who are Blind or Low Vision using Computing Technology. Grinnell College (45-minute talk)
  3. Design and Evaluation of Eyes-Free Exercise Technologies. Presented on 11/09/2015. Technische Universitat Darmstadt (45-minute talk)
  4. Design and Evaluation of Eyes-Free Exercise Technologies. Presented on 10/22/2015. Google Accessibility Week in Google Kirkland (45-minute talk)
  5. Eyes-Free Yoga: An Exergame Using Depth Cameras for Blind & Low Vision Exercise. ASSETS 2013. (Demonstration)
  6. Eyes-Free Yoga: Exergame Using Depth Cameras for the Visually Impaired. Grace Hopper Celebration of Women in Computing 2013 (20-minute talk)
  7. Lecture on designing accessible technology. Presented on 3/3/2014. (MHCID 520, 70-minute lecture)
  8. Lecture on Accessible Technology research. Presented on 6/5/2014. (CSE 143 Lightning talk, 50-minute lecture)

Posters

  1. ACM DL Author-ize serviceIncentivizing the ASL-STEM forum
    Kyle Rector, Richard Ladner, Michelle Shepardson
    WikiSym '11 Proceedings of the 7th International Symposium on Wikis and Open Collaboration, 2011