Publications

Papers

  • , , , , and . () Managing Uncertainty in Time Expressions for Virtual Assistants. In Proceedings of the 35th Annual ACM Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems (CHI ’17) [PDF] Best of CHI honorable mention
  • , , and . () Web Search as a Linguistic Tool. Proceedings of the 25th International Conference on World Wide Web (WWW ’17) [PDF]
  • , and . () Automatic Identification and Contextual Reformulation of Implicit System-Related Queries. In Proceedings of the 39th Annual International ACM SIGIR Conference on Research and Development in Information Retrieval (SIGIR ’16) [PDF]
  • , , , and . () These Aren’t the Commands You’re Looking For: Addressing False Feedforward in Feature-Rich Software. Proceedings of the 28th Annual ACM Symposium on User Interface Software & Technology (UIST ’15) [PDF] [DOI] [BibTeX]
  • , , and . () Exploring Time-Dependent Concerns about Pregnancy and Childbirth from Search Logs. Proceedings of the 33rd Annual ACM Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems (CHI ’15) [PDF] [DOI] [BibTeX] Best of CHI honorable mention
  • , , , , , and . () CheatSheet: A Contextual Interactive Memory Aid for Web Applications. GI ’15: Proceedings of the 2015 Graphics Interface Conference
  • , , , and . () InterTwine: Creating Interapplication Information Scent to Support Coordinated Use of Software. Proceedings of the 27th annual ACM symposium on user interface software and technology (UIST ’14) [] [DOI] [BibTeX] [Local PDF] []
  • , and . () Mining Online Software Tutorials: Challenges and Open Problems. CHI ’14 Extended Abstracts on Human Factors in Computing Systems (alt.chi ’14) [] [DOI] [BibTeX] []
  • , and . () Enhancing Technical Q&A Forums with CiteHistory. Proceedings of the Seventh International Conference on Weblogs and Social Media (ICWSM ’13) [] [AAAI.org] [] []
  • and . () PICL: Portable In-Circuit Learner. Proceedings of the 25th annual ACM symposium on user interface
    software and technology (UIST ’12)
    [] [DOI] [BibTeX] [] []
  • , , , and . () “Then Click ‘OK!'” Extracting References to Interface Elements in Online Documentation. Proceedings of the 30th international conference on Human factors in computing systems (CHI ’12) [] [DOI] [BibTeX] []
  • , , and . () Query-Feature Graphs: Bridging User Vocabulary and System Functionality. Proceedings of the 24th annual ACM symposium on user interface software and technology (UIST ’11) [] [DOI] [BibTeX] []
  • , , and . () Characterizing the Usability of Interactive Applications Through Query Log Analysis. Proceedings of the 29th international conference on Human factors in computing systems (CHI ’11) [] [DOI] [BibTeX] []
  • , , and . () Gesturing in the Wild: Understanding the Effects and Implications of Gesture-Based Interaction for Dynamic Presentations. 24th British Computer Society Conference on Human Computer Interaction (BCS-HCI ’10) [] [DOI] [BibTeX] [Video]
  • , and . () Non-Accidental Features for Gesture Spotting. Canadian Conference on Computer and Robot Vision (CRV ’09). pp.116-123 [] [] [BibTeX] [Awarded “Best Student Paper]
  • , , , and . ()Towards a Mobility Diagnostic Tool: Tracking Rollator Users’ Leg Pose With a Monocular Vision System. International Conference of IEEE Engineering in Medicine and Biology Society (EMBC).
  • , , , and . () Probabilistic 3D Tracking: Rollator Users’ Leg Pose from Coronal Images. Canadian Conference on Computer and Robot Vision (CRV ’09). pp.53-60 [] [] [BibTeX]
  • , and . () Constructing Face Image Logs that are Both Complete and Concise. Canadian Conference on Computer and Robot Vision (CRV ’07). pp. 488 – 494 [] [] [BibTeX] [Video]

PhD Thesis

  • () Web Search, Web Tutorials & Software Applications: Characterizing and Supporting the Coordinated Use of Online Resources for Performing Work in Feature-Rich Software. University of Waterloo. [PDF] []

Master’s Thesis

Technical Reports

  • , , and . () Factored HMMs for Bimanual, Context-Dependent Gestures. University of Waterloo Technical Report #CS-2010-09 [] [BibTeX] []

Posters

  • , , and . () What Can Internet Search Engines “Suggest” About the Usage and Usability of Popular Desktop Applications?. Adjunct proceedings of the 23rd annual ACM symposium on user interface software and technology (UIST ’10)
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Patents

  • Adam Fourney, and Robert Laganière. (2007) Face Image Log Creation. University of Ottawa. US Patent Number #8139817
  • (Pending) Adam Fourney, and Meredith Ringel Morris. (2013) Automated Bibliography Generation. US Patent Application Number #20140280466