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    • Metadata in the Material World 

      Bennett, Charlie; Doshi, Ameet; Hagenmaier, Wendy; Rascoe, Fred (Georgia Institute of TechnologyWREK, 2019-07-19)
      Interview portion of Lost in the Stacks, episode 430. Features interview with returning guest Robin Fay, georgiawebgurl on the Internet, metadata practitioner, creative technologist, and librarian. Discussing challenges ...
    • All Data Are Local 

      Bennett, Charlie; Doshi, Ameet; Hagenmaier, Wendy; Rascoe, Fred (Georgia Institute of TechnologyWREK, 2019-07-12)
      Interview portion of Lost in the Stacks, episode 429. Features interview with Dr Yanni Loukissas, Assistant Professor of Digital Media in the School of Literature, Media, and Communication at Georgia Tech, discussing his ...
    • Embedded Librarianship at Georgia Tech - ASEE/ELD Lightning Talk 

      Altamirano, Isabel; Finn, Bette (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2019-06-17)
      Discusses two examples of embedded librarianship in two different departments at Georgia Tech. Presented at the 2019 ASEE Conference -ELD Lightening Talk (American Society of Engineering Education - Engineering Librarian ...
    • Targeting multi-core clock performance gains: vertically integrated adaptation and prototyping 

      Chatterjee, Abhijit (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2012-06)
      A low cost post-manufacturing testing and speed tuning methodology is proposed in a multi-processor system. The goal of this research is to develop a methodology that allows the “safe” speed of each core in a large CMP to ...
    • Performance debugging support for many-core processors project 

      Prvulovic, Milos; Oh, Jungju; Park, Sunjae (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2012-09)
      In recent years, the number of cores available on a processor has increased rapidly, while the performance of an individual core has increased much more slowly. As a result, achieving a large performance improvement for ...
    • Older Adults’ Perceptions of Supporting Factors of Trust in a Robot Care Provider 

      Stuck, Rachel E.; Rogers, Wendy A. (Hindawi, 2018)
      The older adult population is increasing worldwide, leading to an increased need for care providers. An insufficient number of professional caregivers will lead to a demand for robot care providers to mitigate this need. ...
    • Analysis Of The Effect Of A Rear Wall Grab Bar Configuration On The Fall Risk Associated With Toilet Transfers In Older Adults With Mobility Impairment 

      Sanath, Achyuthkumar A.; Mahajan, Harshal P.; Gonzalez, Elena; Sanford, Jon A.; Fain, W. Brad (RESNA/NCART, 2016)
      Twenty-three older adults were recruited for a two-hour in-home study. As a part of the process, the researchers asked questions regarding their process for toilet transfer, asked to provide ratings about toilet transfer ...
    • Progressive site modeling with videogrammetry 

      Brilakis, Ioannis (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2012-08)
      While existing fully automatic stereo reconstruction systems are showing great promise in 3D reconstruction of outdoor scenes, their main priority is to achieve a visually appealing model via smoothing or interpolating the ...
    • Closing the Capacity-Ability Gap: Using Technology to Support Aging With Disability 

      Mitzner, Tracy L.; Sanford, Jon A.; Rogers, Wendy A. (Gerontological Society of America, 2018)
      There is a critical need to develop supports for older adults who have a wide range of abilities, including those aging with long-term impairments. Without appropriate support, many individuals will be functioning below ...
    • SmartBathroom: Developing a smart environment to study bathroom transfers 

      Jones, Brian D.; Pandey, Shiva; Presti, Peter; Taylor, Russell; Natarajan, Prasanna; Mahajan, Shambhavi; Mahajan, Harshal P.; Sanford, Jon A. (RESNA, 2017)
      Individuals’ functional abilities change over time; they increase and then decrease over the lifespan, and in some they may fluctuate over the course of a day. While these fluctuations may not impact one’s ability to ...
    • 3D Human Pose Estimation on a Configurable Bed from a Pressure Image 

      Clever, Henry M.; Kapusta, Ariel; Park, Daehyung; Erickson, Zackory; Chitalia, Yash; Kemp, Charles C. (2018)
      Robots have the potential to assist people in bed, such as in healthcare settings, yet bedding materials like sheets and blankets can make observation of the human body difficult for robots. A pressure-sensing mat on a ...
    • A Model that Predicts the Material Recognition Performance of Thermal Tactile Sensing 

      Bhattacharjee, Tapomayukh; Bai, Haoping; Chen, Haofeng; Kemp, Charles C. (2016)
      Tactile sensing can enable a robot to infer properties of its surroundings, such as the material of an object. Heat transfer based sensing can be used for material recognition due to differences in the thermal properties ...
    • Understanding older adults’ perceptions of and attitudes towards exergames 

      Barg-Walkow, Laura H.; Harrington, Christina N.; Mitzner, Tracy L.; Hartley, Jordan Q.; Rogers, Wendy A. (International Society for Gerontechnology, 2017)
      Purpose Maintaining physical activity is a key component of successful aging and has benefits for both physical and cognitive functioning in the older adult population. One promising method for engaging in physical activity ...
    • Functional integrated phononic crystal structures for wireless applications 

      Adibi, Ali (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2012-08)
      This NSF-supported research is directed toward realizing and characterizing two-dimensional (2D) periodic structures with embedded acoustic wave scatterers in a background solid slab for integrable acoustic wave devices ...
    • Utility of a Mobile Route Planning App for People Aging with Disability 

      Sanford, Jon A.; Melgen, Sarah; Guhathakurta, Subhrajit; Zhang, Ge (IARIA, 2018)
      Mobility is a key contributor to an individual’s community living and participation. As a result, outdoor environmental barriers, such as uneven sidewalks and no curb cuts, play a crucial role in the development of disability ...
    • A proposal for research into the Jacobians of graphs 

      Lipton, Richard; Shokrieh, Farbod (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2012-12)
      Our potential theory methods allow us to prove some new results about chip-firing games and to give new proofs and/or generalizations of some known results in the subject. We also show that certain ``ad-hoc'' techniques ...
    • A Qualitative Approach to Understanding User Needs for Aging with Disability 

      Remillard, Elena T.; Mitzner, Tracy L.; Singleton, Jenny L.; Rogers, Wendy A. (2018)
      There is a growing population of adults with long-term sensory and mobility impairments who are aging into older adulthood. Little is known about the everyday challenges and accessibility issues experienced by these ...
    • Radiation analysis of SiGe HBT devices and circuits 

      Cressler, John D.; Byers, Ken (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2010-02)
      SiGe HBT technology has generated significant interest in the space community because it effectively marries high-speeds, high levels of integration, and low cost capability, and initial results suggest that SiGe has a ...
    • Final report on DMS-0902259 participation at the CRM-Barcelona 

      Lacey, Michael (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2009-04)
      This is a final report for the grant DMS-0902259 which supported US-based participants in a program of activity at the Centre de Recerca Matemàtica (CRM) in Barcelona, Spain. The CRM holds semester long programs of emphasis, ...
    • Universally Designed mHealth App for Individuals Aging with Multiple Sclerosis 

      Ruzic, Ljilja; Mahajan, Harshal P.; Sanford, Jon A. (IARIA, 2018)
      Multiple Sclerosis (MS) presents with chronic symptoms that share many of the functional limitations associated with aging. Additionally, following the period of five years post-diagnosis a large number of individuals ...