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    • Georgia Computes! Summer Computer Camps Survey Results 

      Guzdial, Mark; Ericson, Barbara; Bruckman, Amy; Yardi, Sarita; Hewner, Michael; Dimond, Jill; DiSalvo, Elizabeth (Betsy); Lijun, Ni; Benda, Klara; McKlin, Tom (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2012)
      Summer camps are a popular form of outreach for colleges and universities. But, it is not enough to offer computing summer camps and hope that students like them. The camps should be effective by some measure, such as ...
    • Horizon-based Value Iteration 

      Zang, Peng; Irani, Arya; Isbell, Charles Lee, Jr. (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2007)
      We present a horizon-based value iteration algorithm called Reverse Value Iteration (RVI). Empirical results on a variety of domains, both synthetic and real, show RVI often yields speedups of several orders of magnitude. ...
    • Identifying regional dialects in online social media 

      Eisenstein, Jacob (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2014-08-06)
      Electronic social media offers new opportunities for informal communication in written language, while at the same time, providing new datasets that allow researchers to document dialect variation from records of natural ...
    • In Celebration of the Gray Zone 

      Best, Michael L.; Wilson, Ernest J., III (Georgia Institute of TechnologyUniversity of Southern California, Annenberg School for Communication & Journalism, 2006)
    • Information Will Be Free 

      Best, Michael L.; Wilson, Ernest J., III (Georgia Institute of TechnologyUniversity of Southern California, Annenberg School for Communication & Journalism, 2006)
    • ITID 2.0 

      Best, Michael L.; Wilson, Ernest J., III; Bar, François (Georgia Institute of TechnologyUniversity of Southern California, Annenberg School for Communication & Journalism, 2008)
    • Ivan Allen College 10th Anniversary Founder’s Day 

      Peterson, G. P. (George P.); Knoespel, Kenneth J.; Amekudzi, Adjo; Berry, Roberta M.; Best, Michael L.; Bowman, Kirk; Brown, Marilyn A.; Cozzens, Susan E.; DiSalvo, Carl; Etienne, Harley; Goodman, Seymour E.; Harrell, Fox; Nobles, Gregory H.; Royster, Jacqueline J.; Stulberg, Adam N. (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2010-03-15)
    • Learning knowledge to support domain-independent narrative intelligence 

      Li, Boyang (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2015-01-09)
      Narrative Intelligence is the ability to craft, tell, understand, and respond appropriately to narratives. It has been proposed as a vital component of machines aiming to understand human activities or to communicate ...
    • Leveraging contextual cues for dynamic scene understanding 

      Bettadapura, Vinay Kumar (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2016-01-08)
      Environments with people are complex, with many activities and events that need to be represented and explained. The goal of scene understanding is to either determine what objects and people are doing in such complex and ...
    • License-Exempt Wireless Policy: Results of an African Survey 

      Neto, Isabel; Best, Michael L.; Gillett, Sharon E. (Georgia Institute of TechnologyUniversity of Southern California, Annenberg School for Communication & Journalism, 2005)
      New radio technologies and public policies have, in many countries, allowed transmission on specific frequencies by individuals without a license. These license-exempt, or “unlicensed,” bands (including 2.4 GHz and 5 GHz ...
    • LiquidText: supporting active reading through flexible document representations 

      Tashman, Craig Stuart (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2012-04-03)
      Knowledge workers are frequently called upon to perform deep, critical reading involving a heightened level of interaction with the reading media and other tools. This process, known as active reading, entails highlighting, ...
    • Localization and 3D Reconstruction of Urban Scenes Using GPS 

      Kim, Kihwan; Summet, Jay; Starner, Thad; Ashbrook, Daniel; Kapade, Mrunal; Essa, Irfan A. (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2008)
      Using off-the-shelf Global Positioning System (GPS) units, we reconstruct buildings in 3D by exploiting the reduction in signal to noise ratio (SNR) that occurs when the buildings obstruct the line-of-sight between the ...
    • Looking Back, Moving Forward 

      Wilson, Ernest J., III; Best, Michael L. (Georgia Institute of TechnologyUniversity of Southern California, Annenberg School for Communication & Journalism, 2004)
    • Measuring Connection Strengths and Link Strengths in Discrete Bayesian Networks 

      Ebert-Uphoff, Imme (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2007-01-29)
      This paper discusses measures for connection strength (strength between any two nodes) and link strength (strength along a specific edge) in Discrete Bayesian Networks. The typical application is to visualize the ...
    • Metacognitive tutoring for inquiry-driven modeling 

      Joyner, David A. (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2015-01-07)
      Over the past several decades, many K-12 classes have moved to use open, inquiry-based approaches to science instruction; research has shown some benefits from these approaches. However, there also exist significant ...
    • Michael L. Best, Ph.D. 

      Best, Michael L. (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2009-10-23)
    • Mimesis Aegis: A Mimicry Privacy Shield 

      Lau, Billy; Chung, Simon; Song, Chengyu; Jang, Yeongjin; Lee, Wenke; Boldyreva, Alexandra (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2014-07)
      Users are increasingly storing, accessing, and exchanging data through public cloud services such as those provided by Google, Facebook, Apple, and Microsoft. Although users may want to have faith in cloud providers ...
    • Moving Beyond "The Real Digital Divide" 

      Wilson, Ernest J., III; Best, Michael L.; Kleine, Dorothea (Georgia Institute of TechnologyUniversity of Southern California, Annenberg School for Communication & Journalism, 2005)
    • Multimodel gestural control using on-body sensors 

      Starner, Thad (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2006-06-01)
    • A multiscale framework for mixed reality walking tours 

      Barba, Evan (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2013-01-17)
      Mixed Reality experiences, that blend physical and virtual objects, have become commonplace on handheld computing devices. One common application of these technologies is their use in cultural heritage "walking tours." ...