Information Director

Information Director

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Sushant Kafle is a PhD Candidate in Computing and Information Science at the at the Rochester Institute of Technology. His research aims to inform the evaluation and the design of automatic speech recognition technology for use in captioning for people who are deaf or hard of hearing.

How to Integrate Wireless Technology with Web Services Technology to Support and Enhance Sign Languages Learning?

This project researches a new concept of Sign Language mobile learning.

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Taux: A System for Evaluating Sound Feedback in Navigational Tasks

This thesis presents the design and development of an evaluation system for generating audio displays that provide feedback to persons performing navigation tasks.

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Using a Common Accessibility Profile to Improve Accessibility

A reference model is presented to act as a theoretical foundation. This Universal Access Reference Model (UARM) focuses on the accessibility of the interaction between users and systems, and provides a mechanism to share knowledge and abilities between users and systems.

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ASSETS 2007

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Evaluation of a Haptic Tongue Device

This thesis improves a prototype device that has been built to fit onto the tongue and receive visual information in a tactile form

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2007 Best Student Paper

Slipping and Drifting: Using Older Users to Uncover Pen-Based Target Acquisition Difficulties

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2007 Best Paper

Evaluating American Sign Language Generation Through the Participation of Native ASL Signers

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Individual-Technology Fit: Matching Individual Characteristics and Features of Biometric Interface Technologies with Performance

biometric describes physiological measures that may be used for non-muscularly controlled computer applications, such as brain-computer interfaces

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The Disability Divide: A Study into the Impact of Computing and Internet-related Technologies on People who are Blind or Vision Impaired

The purpose of this study was to find the reasons behind this digital divide for people with disabilities and provide solutions.

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ASSETS 2006

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