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    • Photo engagement: how presentation and content of images impact their engagement and diffusion 

      Bakhshi, Saeideh (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2014-08-22)
      The type of media shared through social media channels has shifted from text content to include an increasingly large number of images. Visual traces resulting from people's online social behavior have the potential to ...
    • Physical computing education: Designing for student authorship of values-based learning experiences 

      DesPortes, Kayla Surry (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2018-07-31)
      No one should have to conform or assimilate in order to participate in the design and creation of technology; however, this is the reality facing many students today. Prior research suggests that the issues surrounding ...
    • Physics-based reinforcement learning for autonomous manipulation 

      Scholz, Jonathan (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2015-08-21)
      With recent research advances, the dream of bringing domestic robots into our everyday lives has become more plausible than ever. Domestic robotics has grown dramatically in the past decade, with applications ranging from ...
    • Plago: A system for plagiarism detection and intervention in massive courses 

      Guida, Carmine T. (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2019-07-22)
      Plago is as a tool for Instructors and TAs, especially in massive (200+ students) courses. Plago imports students’ essay style PDF assignment submissions directly from Canvas LMS and prepares them for scanning for plagiarism. ...
    • A Pliable Hybrid Architecture for Code Isolation 

      Ganev, Ivan Borissov (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2007-05-03)
      The unprecedented growth of computing power and communication bandwidth in the last few decades has driven an explosion in the size and complexity of application software. Specifically, it has spurred an almost universal ...
    • Point process modeling and optimization of social networks 

      Farajtabar, Mehrdad (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2018-04-05)
      Online social media such as Facebook and Twitter and communities such as Wikipedia and Stackoverflow turn to become an inseparable part of today's lifestyle. Users usually participate via a variety of ways like sharing ...
    • Policy-based exploration for efficient reinforcement learning 

      Subramanian, Kaushik (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2020-04-25)
      Reinforcement Learning (RL) is the field of research focused on solving sequential decision-making tasks modeled as Markov Decision Processes. Researchers have shown RL to be successful at solving a variety of problems ...
    • Polling systems and their applications in metropolitan area networks 

      Cheng, Xian (Georgia Institute of Technology, 1987-05)
    • Power Management in Disruption Tolerant Networks 

      Jun, Hyewon (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2007-11-14)
      Disruption Tolerant Networks (DTNs) are mobile wireless networks that are designed to work in highly-challenged environments where the density of nodes is insufficient to support direct end-to-end communication. Recent ...
    • Practical authentication in large-scale internet applications 

      Dacosta, Italo (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2012-07-03)
      Due to their massive user base and request load, large-scale Internet applications have mainly focused on goals such as performance and scalability. As a result, many of these applications rely on weaker but more efficient ...
    • Practical water animation using physics and image based methods 

      Wang, Huamin (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2009-08-21)
      Generating natural phenomena in a virtual world has a number of practical applications. Thanks to the rich and complicated details in the real world, the goal of realistically and efficiently reproducing natural phenomena ...
    • A pre-scheduler and management model for a class of computer-user systems 

      Hoffman, John Marion (Georgia Institute of Technology, 1971-05)
    • Prediction of secondary structures for large RNA molecules 

      Mathuriya, Amrita (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2009-01-12)
      The prediction of correct secondary structures of large RNAs is one of the unsolved challenges of computational molecular biology. Among the major obstacles is the fact that accurate calculations scale as O(n⁴), so the ...
    • Predictive models for online human activities 

      Yang, Shuang-Hong (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2012-04-04)
      The availability and scale of user generated data in online systems raises tremendous challenges and opportunities to analytic study of human activities. Effective modeling of online human activities is not only fundamental ...
    • Preventing abuse of online communities 

      Irani, Danesh (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2012-07-02)
      Online communities are growing at a phenomenal rate and with the large number of users these communities contain, attackers are drawn to exploit these users. Denial of information (DoI) attacks and information leakage ...
    • Preventing exploits against memory corruption vulnerabilities 

      Song, Chengyu (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2016-08-02)
      The most common cyber-attack vector is exploit of software vulnerability. Despite much efforts toward building secure software, software systems of even modest complexity still routinely have serious vulnerabilities. More ...
    • The primary logics of programming languages 

      Winner, Robert Ian (Georgia Institute of Technology, 1975-08)
    • Privacy and Proportionality 

      Iachello, Giovanni (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2006-04-03)
      Over the past several years, the press, trade publications and academic literature have reported with increasing frequency on the social concerns caused by ubiquitous computingInformation Technology (IT) embedded in ...
    • Privacy-aware big data systems and services in the Internet of Things era 

      Yigitoglu, Emre (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2018-04-16)
      The Internet of Things (IoT) has been considered the next industrial revolution. Connecting physical objects to the Internet and equipping massive sensor generated data with the powerful data analytics capabilities, the ...
    • Probabilistic boolean logic, arithmetic and architectures 

      Chakrapani, Lakshmi Narasimhan (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2008-08-25)
      Parameter variations, noise susceptibility, and increasing energy dissipation of CMOS devices have been recognized as major challenges in circuit and micro-architecture design in the nanometer regime. Among ...