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Usability, Cognitive Solutions and Accessibility Research
Thomas J. Watson Research Center, Yorktown, NY, USA
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Professional Associations:  ACM  |  ACM SIGACCESS  |  ACM SIGCHI


2017

Artificial Intelligence Poised to Improve Lives of People With Disabilities
Shari Trewin
Huffington Post, 2017
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2016

Symbiotic Cognitive Computing
Farrell, Robert; Lenchner, Jonathan; Kephart, Jeffrey; Webb, Alan; Muller, Michael; Erickson, Thomas; Melville, David; Bellamy, Rachel; Gruen, Daniel; Connell, Jonathan; Soroker, Danny; Aaron, Andy; Trewin, Shari; Ashoori, Maryam; Ellis, Jason; Gaucher, B
AI Magazine 37(3), 81-93, 2016

A Tool for Capturing Essential Preferences
Dana Ayotte, Michelle Brennan, Nancy Frishberg, Cynthia Jimes, Lisa Petrides, Whitney Quesenbery, Madeleine Rothberg, Rich Schwerdtfeger, Jim Tobias, Jutta Treviranus, Shari Trewin, Gregg C. Vanderheiden
Proceedings of the 18th International ACM SIGACCESS Conference on Computers and Accessibility, pp. 267--268, ACM, 2016

Ceding Control: Empowering Remote Participants in Meetings involving Smart Conference Rooms
Vinay Venkataraman, Jonathan Lenchner, Shari Trewin, Maryam Ashoori, Shang Guo, Mishal Dholakia, Pavan K. Turaga
Symbiotic Cognitive Systems, Papers from the 2016 AAAI Workshop, Phoenix, Arizona, USA, February 13, 2016.


2015

Writing about accessibility
Hanson, Vicki L and Cavender, Anna and Trewin, Shari
interactions 22(6), 62--65, ACM, 2015

Exploring the Potential of Wearables to Support Employment for People with Mild Cognitive Impairment
Victor Dibia, Shari Trewin, Maryam Ashoori, Thomas Erickson
ASSETS 2015: 17th International ACM Conference on Computers and Accessibility, pp. 401-402, ACM
Abstract

Usage of Subjective Scales in Accessibility Research
Shari Trewin, Diogo Marques, Tiago Guerreiro
ASSETS 2015: 17th International ACM Conference on Computers and Accessibility, pp. 59-67, ACM
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2014

PGA: Preferences for Global Access
Richard Schwerdtfeger, Gregg C. Vanderheiden, Jutta Treviranus, Colin Clark, Jess Mitchell, Lisa Petrides, Lisa McLaughlin, Cynthia Jimes, Jim Tobias, Shari Trewin, Michelle Brennan
Universal Access in Human-Computer Interaction. Design for All and Accessibility Practice: 8th International Conference, UAHCI 2014, Held as Part of HCI International 2014, Heraklion, Crete, Greece, June 22-27, 2014, Proceedings, Part IV, pp. 325--336, Springer International Publishing


2013

Distinguishing Users By Pointing Performance in Laboratory and Real-World Tasks
Amy Hurst, Scott E Hudson, Jennifer Mankoff, Shari Trewin
ACM Transactions on Accessible Computing (TACCESS) 5(2), 5, ACM, 2013

Physical Accessibility of Touchscreen Smartphones
Shari Trewin, Cal Swart, Donna Pettick
ASSETS 2013: 15th International ACM SIGACCESS Conference on Computers and Accessibility, pp. 19, ACM
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Exploring pinch and spread gestures on mobile devices
Jessica J Tran, Shari Trewin, Calvin Swart, Bonnie E John, John C Thomas
Proceedings of the 15th international conference on Human-computer interaction with mobile devices and services, pp. 151--160, 2013

Perceived Security Risks in Mobile Interaction
Larry Koved, Shari Trewin, Cal Swart, Kapil Singh, Pau-Chen Cheng, Suresh Chari
Workshop on Risk Perception in IT Security and Privacy, 2013


2012

Biometric Authentication on a Mobile Device: A Study of User Effort, Error and Task Disruption
Shari Trewin, Cal Swart, Larry Koved, Jacquelyn Martino, Kapil Singh, Shay Ben-David
Proceedings of the 28th Annual Computer Security Applications Conference (ACSAC), 2012

Understanding the role of age and fluid intelligence in information search
S Trewin, J Richards, V Hanson, D Sloan, B John, C Swart, J Thomas
Proc. 14th International ACM SIGACCESS Conference on Computers and Accessibility, pp. 119-126, ACM, 2012
Abstract

Age-specific predictive models of human performance
S Trewin, B John, J Richards, D Sloan, V Hanson, R Bellamy, J Thomas, C Swart
Proceedings of the 2012 annual conference extended abstracts on Human factors in computing systems, pp. 2267--2272


2011

Extending predictive models of exploratory behavior to broader populations
Shari Trewin, John Richards, Rachel Bellamy, Bonnie E John, Cal Swart, David Sloan
Universal Access in Human-Computer Interaction. Design for All and eInclusion, pp. 149--158, Springer, 2011

Self-selection of accessibility options
Nithin Santhanam, Shari Trewin, Cal Swart, P Santhanam
The proceedings of the 13th international ACM SIGACCESS conference on Computers and accessibility, pp. 277--278, 2011

Dynamic accessibility: accommodating differences in ability and situation
Amy Hurst, Krzysztof Gajos, Leah Findlater, Jacob Wobbrock, Andrew Sears, Shari Trewin
PART 2-----------Proceedings of the 2011 annual conference extended abstracts on Human factors in computing systems, pp. 41--44

Planning an accessible conference
S. Trewin
ACM SIGACCESS Accessibility and Computing pp. 100, 1--5, ACM, 2011


2010

Towards a Tool for Keystroke Level Modeling of Skilled Screen Reading
S Trewin, B.E. John, J Richards, C Swart, J Brezin, and J Thomas
ASSETS '10: Proc. 12th International ACM SIGACCESS Conference on Computers and Accessibility, pp. 27--34, 2010

Accessibility challenges and tool features: an IBM Web developer perspective
Shari Trewin, Brian Cragun, Cal Swart, Jonathan Brezin, John Richards
W4A '10: Proceedings of the 2010 International Cross Disciplinary Conference on Web Accessibility (W4A), pp. 1--10, ACM
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Designing for auditory web access: accessibility and cellphone users
Shari Trewin, Rachel Bellamy, John Thomas, Jonathan Brezin, John Richards, Cal Swart, Bonnie E John
W4A '10: Proceedings of the 2010 International Cross Disciplinary Conference on Web Accessibility (W4A), pp. 1--4, ACM
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Toward modeling auditory information seeking strategies on the web
Shari Trewin, John Richards, Rachel Bellamy, Bonnie E John, John Thomas, Cal Swart, Jonathan Brezin
CHI EA '10: Proceedings of the 28th of the international conference extended abstracts on Human factors in computing systems, pp. 3973--3978, ACM, 2010
Abstract

Small-device users situationally impaired by input
Yeliz Yesilada, Simon Harper, Tianyi Chen, Shari Trewin
Computers in Human Behavior 26(3), 427--435, Elsevier, 2010

Cognitive Impairments and Web 2.0
Peter G. Fairweather, Shari Trewin
Universal Access in the Information Society 9(2), 137-146, Springer, 2010


2009

Accessing the web
Vicki L Hanson, John T Richards, Simon Harper, Shari Trewin
The universal access handbook. London, Taylor and Francis, 10--1, 2009

Exploring Visual and Motor Accessibility in Navigating a Virtual World
Shari Trewin, Mark Laff, Vicki Hanson, Anna Cavender
ACM Trans. Access. Comput. 2(2), 1--35, ACM, 2009
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2008

Automatically Detecting Pointing Performance
Amy Hurst, Scott E Hudson, Jennifer Mankoff, Shari Trewin
Proceedings of the 13th international conference on Intelligent user interfaces, pp. 11--19, ACM, 2008

Guest Editorial
Shari Trewin
ACM Trans. Access. Comput. 1(1), 1--2, ACM, 2008

PowerUp: an accessible virtual world
Shari Trewin, Vicki L Hanson, Mark R Laff, Anna Cavender
Assets '08: Proceedings of the 10th international ACM SIGACCESS conference on Computers and accessibility, pp. 177--184, ACM, 2008
Abstract

General writing guidelines for technology and people with disabilities
Anna Cavender, Shari Trewin, Vicki Hanson
SIGACCESS Access. Comput. pp. 92, 17--22, ACM, 2008
Abstract

Physical Impairment
Shari Trewin
Web Accessibility, 37--46, Springer, 2008

Accessibility in virtual worlds
Shari M Trewin, Mark R Laff, Anna Cavender, Vicki L Hanson
CHI '08: CHI '08 extended abstracts on Human factors in computing systems, pp. 2727--2732, ACM, 2008
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2007

Text Entry When Movement is Impaired
Shari Trewin, John Arnott
Text Entry Systems: Mobility, Accessibility, Universality, 117, Morgan Kaufmann, 2007

Individual responses to a method of cursor assistance
Shari Trewin, Simeon Keates, Karyn Moffatt
Disability and Rehabilitation: Assistive technology 3(1-2), 2-21, Informa UK Ltd UK, 2007

Cognitive and learning difficulties and how they affect access to IT systems
Simeon Keates, Ray Adams, Cathy Bodine, Sara Czaja, Wayne Gordon, Peter Gregor, Emily Hacker, Vicki Hanson, John Kemp, Mark Laff, others
Universal Access in the information Society 5(4), 329--339, Springer, 2007


2006

Software personalization to meet the needs of older adults
Vicki Hanson, Andi Snow-Weaver, Shari Trewin
Gerontechnology 5(3), 160-169, 2006

Physical usability and the mobile web
Shari Trewin
W4A '06: Proceedings of the 2006 international cross-disciplinary workshop on Web accessibility (W4A), pp. 109--112, ACM
Abstract

Developing steady clicks:: a method of cursor assistance for people with motor impairments
Shari Trewin, Simeon Keates, Karyn Moffatt
Assets '06: Proceedings of the 8th international ACM SIGACCESS conference on Computers and accessibility, pp. 26--33, ACM, 2006
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2005

Effect of age and Parkinson's disease on cursor positioning using a mouse
Simeon Keates, Shari Trewin
Proceedings of the 7th international ACM SIGACCESS conference on Computers and accessibility, pp. 68--75, 2005

Using Pointing Devices: Quantifying differences across user groups
S Keates, S Trewin, J Paradise
Proceedings of UAHCI 2005: 3rd International Conference on Universal Access in Human-Computer Interaction

Using Pointing Devices: Difficulties Encountered and Strategies Employed
J Paradise, S Trewin, S Keates
Proceedings of UAHCI 2005: 3rd International Conference on Universal Access in Human-Computer Interaction

A Probabilistic Flexible Abbreviation Expansion System for Users With Motor Disabilities
T Willis, H Pain, Shari Trewin
Proceedings of the 2005 international conference on Accessible Design in the Digital World, pp. 4--4

Improving Web accessibility through an enhanced open-source browser
VL Hanson, JP Brezin, S Crayne, S Keates, R Kjeldsen, JT Richards, C Swart, S Trewin
IBM Systems Journal 44(3), 573--588, IBM, 2005


2004

Abstract representations as a basis for usable user interfaces
Shari Trewin, Gottfried Zimmermann, Gregg Vanderheiden
Interacting with Computers 16(3), 477--506, Oxford University Press, 2004

Automating accessibility: the dynamic keyboard
Shari Trewin
ACM SIGACCESS Accessibility and Computing, pp. 71--78, ACM, 2004

Universal remote console standard: toward natural user interaction in ambient intelligence
Gottfried Zimmermann, Gregg Vanderheiden, Matthew Ma, Maribeth Gandy, Shari Trewin, Sharon Laskowski, Mark Walker
CHI'04 Extended Abstracts on Human Factors in Computing Systems, pp. 1608--1609, ACM, 2004

The universal remote console: A universal access bus for pervasive computing
Bill LaPlant, Shari Trewin, Gottfried Zimmermann, Gregg Vanderheiden
Pervasive Computing, IEEE 3(1), 76--80, IEEE, 2004


2003

Toward a unified universal remote console standard
Gottfried Zimmermann, Toby Nixon, Marney Beard, Eran Sitnik, Bill LaPlant, Shari Trewin, Sharon Laskowski, Gregg Vanderheiden
CHI'03 Extended Abstracts on Human Factors in Computing Systems, pp. 874--875, ACM, 2003

Abstract user interface representations: how well do they support universal access?
Shari Trewin, Gottfried Zimmermann, Gregg Vanderheiden
ACM SIGCAPH Computers and the Physically Handicapped, pp. 77--84, ACM, 2003


2002

Extending keyboard adaptability: an investigation
Shari Trewin
Universal Access in the Information Society 2(1), 44--55, Springer, 2002

Accelerating assessment with self-optimizing devices
S. Trewin, P. Slobogin, M. Power
Computers Helping People with Special Needs, 337--345, Springer, 2002

An invisible keyguard
Shari Trewin
Proceedings of the fifth international ACM conference on Assistive technologies, pp. 143--149, ACM, 2002

Informing flexible abbreviation expansion for users with motor disabilities
Tim Willis, Helen Pain, Shari Trewin, Stephen Clark
Computers Helping People with Special Needs, pp. 251--258, Springer, 2002


2001

Finding Syntactic Structure in Unparsed Corpora The Gsearch Corpus Query System
S Corley, M Corley, F Keller, MW Crocker, S Trewin
Computers and the Humanities, 2001 - Springer


2000

A system for concerned teaching of musical aural skills
G. Wiggins, S. Trewin
Intelligent Tutoring Systems, pp. 494--503, 2000

Configuration agents, control and privacy
Shari Trewin
Proceedings on the 2000 conference on Universal Usability, pp. 9--16, ACM


1999

Gsearch: A tool for syntactic investigation of unparsed corpora
F Keller, M Corley, S Corley, MW Crocker, S Trewin
Proceedings of the EACL Workshop on Linguistically …, 1999

Gsearch User Manual
M Corley, S Corley, M Crocker, F Keller, S Trewin
Human Communication Research Centre, University of Edinburgh, 1999

Keyboard and mouse errors due to motor disabilities
S TREWIN, H PAIN
International Journal of Human-Computer Studies, 1999 - ingentaconnect.com


1998

A study of two keyboard aids to accessibility
Shari Trewin, Helen Pain
People and Computers XIII, pp. 83--97, Springer, 1998

High-Level Support for Parallel Programming
S. Trewin
Parallel Processing Algorithms for GIS, 59--86, London: Taylor and Francis, 1998


A model of keyboard configuration requirements
Shari Trewin, Helen Pain
Assets '98: Proceedings of the third international ACM conference on Assistive technologies, pp. 173--181, ACM, 1998


1997

Dynamic Modelling of Keyboard Skills Supporting Users with Motor Disabilities
S Trewin, H Pain, University of Edinburgh, Dept. …
COURSES AND LECTURES-INTERNATIONAL CENTRE FOR MECHANICAL …, 1997 - cs.ubc.ca


1996

Experiences in parallelising FLITE 3 D on the Cray T 3 D
RM Baxter, KD Murphy, SM Trewin
Concurrency Practice and Experience, 1996

InputLogger: General purpose logging of keyboard and mouse events on a Macintosh
S Trewin
… instruments and computers, AI Dept, University of Edinburgh, 1996

A study of input device manipulation difficulties
Shari Trewin
Assets '96: Proceedings of the second annual ACM conference on Assistive technologies, pp. 15--22, ACM, 1996


1995

PUL-SM prototype user guide
S Trewin
… UG, Edinburgh Parallel Computing Centre, University of Edinburgh, …, 1995

CHIMP and PUL: Support for portable parallel computing
R Alasdair A Bruce, S Chapple, Neil B MacDonald, Arthur S Trew, S Trewin
Future Generation Computer Systems 11(2), 211--219, Elsevier, 1995


1994

Reuse, portability and parallel libraries
LJ Clarke, RA Fletcher, SM Trewin, RAA Bruce, G Smith, S Chapple …
Proceedings of IFIP WG10, 1994

PUL-EM Prototype User Guide
S Trewin
… EPCC-KTP-PUL-EMPROT-UG 1.2, Edinburgh Parallel Computing Centre …, 1994


1993

PUL-TF Prototype User Guide
S Trewin
University of Edinburgh, July, 1993