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The Materials Digital Library: MatDL.org
Found in: Digital Libraries, Joint Conference on
By Laura M. Bartolo, Adam C. Powell IV, James A. Warren, Sharon C. Glotzer, Donald R. Sadoway, Vinod Tewary, Javed I. Khan, Kenneth M. Anderson, Cathy Lowe, Cecilia Robinson
Issue Date:June 2004
pp. 398-398
The Materials Digital Library project, as part of the National Science Foundation's National Science Digital Library program, researches efficient creation and dissemination of materials information using a multifaceted approach: collection of materials co...
   
Metis: Lightweight, Flexible, and Web-Based Workflow Services for Digital Libraries
Found in: Digital Libraries, Joint Conference on
By Kenneth M. Anderson, Aaron Andersen, Neet Wadhwani, Laura M. Bartolo
Issue Date:May 2003
pp. 98
The Metis project is developing workflow technology designed for use in digital libraries by avoiding the assumptions made by traditional workflow systems. In particular, digital libraries have highly distributed sets of stakeholders who nevertheless must ...
 
Metis: Lightweight, Flexible, and Web-Based Workflow Services for Digital Libraries
Found in: Digital Libraries, Joint Conference on
By Kenneth M. Anderson, Aaron Andersen, Neet Wadhwani, Laura M. Bartolo
Issue Date:May 2003
pp. 98
The Metis project is developing workflow technology designed for use in digital libraries by avoiding the assumptions made by traditional workflow systems. In particular, digital libraries have highly distributed sets of stakeholders who nevertheless must ...
 
A Component- and Message-Based Architectural Style for GUI Software
Found in: IEEE Transactions on Software Engineering
By Richard N. Taylor, Nenad Medvidovic, Kenneth M. Anderson, E. James Whitehead Jr., Jason E. Robbins, Kari A. Nies, Peyman Oreizy, Deborah L. Dubrow
Issue Date:June 1996
pp. 390-406
<p><b>Abstract</b>—While a large fraction of application code is devoted to graphical user interface (GUI) functions, support for reuse in this domain has largely been confined to the creation of GUI toolkits (
 
Extending User-Interface Toolkits with Hypermedia Functionality
Found in: Hawaii International Conference on System Sciences
By Kenneth M. Anderson
Issue Date:January 1997
pp. 197
This paper describes a technique for extending user-interface toolkits with hypermedia functionality. The technique employs a separation-of-concerns approach which is incremental, reusable, and maintainable. The essence of the approach is to integrate a us...
   
Towards Large-Scale Information Integration
Found in: Software Engineering, International Conference on
By Kenneth M. Anderson, Susanne A. Sherba, William V. Lepthien
Issue Date:May 2002
pp. 524
Software engineers confront many challenges during software development. One challenge is managing the relationships that exist between software artifacts. We refer to this task as information integration, since establishing a relationship between document...
 
Supporting industrial hyperwebs: lessons in scalability
Found in: Software Engineering, International Conference on
By Kenneth M. Anderson
Issue Date:May 1999
pp. 573
Open hypermedia is one approach to managing the relationships that exist in software development projects. A key technical issue in this endeavor is support for scalability. Our experience supporting scalability in open hypermedia has revealed several key ...
 
A Component- and Message-Based Architectural Style for GUI Software
Found in: Software Engineering, International Conference on
By Richard N. Taylor, Nenad Medvidovic, Kenneth M. Anderson, E. James Whitehead Jr., Jason E. Robbins
Issue Date:April 1995
pp. 295
While a large fraction of application system code is devoted to user interface (UI) functions, support for reuse in this domain has largely been confined to creation of UI toolkits (
 
Integrating infrastructure: enabling large-scale client integration
Found in: Proceedings of the eleventh ACM on Hypertext and hypermedia (HYPERTEXT '00)
By Christian Och, Kenneth M. Anderson, Richard M. Osborne, Roger King
Issue Date:May 2000
pp. 57-66
This paper discusses a semantic database approach to museum hypermedia systems based upon binary relations, with a restricted set of abstraction relationships. We describe examples of schema, queries and naviagaion aids for a prototype system designed as a...
     
Digital mobilization in disaster response: the work & self-organization of on-line pet advocates in response to hurricane sandy
Found in: Proceedings of the 17th ACM conference on Computer supported cooperative work & social computing (CSCW '14)
By Joanne I. White, Kenneth M. Anderson, Leysia Palen
Issue Date:February 2014
pp. 866-876
This ethnographic study of a Facebook Page founded on 28 October 2012 in anticipation of Hurricane Sandy's US landfall reveals how on-line pet advocates--a large but loosely organized social movement--mobilized their ad hoc discretionary activities to more...
     
MySQL to NoSQL: data modeling challenges in supporting scalability
Found in: Proceedings of the 3rd annual conference on Systems, programming, and applications: software for humanity (SPLASH '12)
By Aaron Schram, Kenneth M. Anderson
Issue Date:October 2012
pp. 191-202
Software systems today seldom reside as isolated systems confined to generating and consuming their own data. Collecting, integrating and storing large amounts of data from disparate sources has become a need for many software engineers, as well as for sci...
     
Many views, many modes, many tools & one structure
Found in: Proceedings of the 22nd ACM conference on Hypertext and hypermedia (HT '11)
By Kenneth M. Anderson, William Jones
Issue Date:June 2011
pp. 113-122
People yearn for more integration of their information. But tools meant to help often do the opposite-pulling people and their information in different directions. Fragmentation is potentially worsened as personal information moves onto the Web and into a ...
     
Design and implementation of a data analytics infrastructure in support of crisis informatics research: NIER track
Found in: Proceeding of the 33rd international conference on Software engineering (ICSE '11)
By Aaron Schram, Kenneth M. Anderson
Issue Date:May 2011
pp. 844-847
Crisis informatics is an emerging research area that studies how information and communication technology (ICT) is used in emergency response. An important branch of this area includes investigations of how members of the public make use of ICT to aid them...
     
Templates and queries in contextual hypermedia
Found in: Proceedings of the seventeenth conference on Hypertext and hypermedia (HYPERTEXT '06)
By Frank Allan Hansen, Kenneth M. Anderson, Niels Olof Bouvin
Issue Date:August 2006
pp. 99-110
This paper presents a new definition of context for context-aware computing based on a model that relies on dynamic queries over structured objects. This new model enables developers to flexibly specify the relationship between context and context data for...
     
A metainformatical view of collections
Found in: Proceedings of the 2005 symposia on Metainformatics (MIS '05)
By Kenneth M. Anderson, William Van Lepthien
Issue Date:November 2005
pp. 16-es
Collections are implemented in many ways, depending on the purpose they serve and their implementation environment. We approach collections as entity containers and, from principles discovered through our structural computing work, we propose a metainforma...
     
Towards lightweight structural computing techniques with the SmallSC framework
Found in: Proceedings of the 2005 symposia on Metainformatics (MIS '05)
By Kenneth M. Anderson
Issue Date:November 2005
pp. 1-es
Since 1997 a significant amount of research has been conducted on the topic of structural computing, leading to the creation of several structural computing systems. Unfortunately, many of these systems require a considerable amount of infrastructure makin...
     
Unifying structure, behavior, and data with themis types and templates
Found in: Proceedings of the fifteenth ACM conference on Hypertext & hypermedia (HYPERTEXT '04)
By Kenneth M. Anderson, William Van Lepthien
Issue Date:August 2004
pp. 256-265
Structural computing evolved from work on open hypermedia to aid in the creation of software infrastructure. Open hypermedia had produced software that provided applications with access to hypermedia structures and services. The question was asked if these...
     
Towards large-scale information integration
Found in: Proceedings of the 24th international conference on Software engineering (ICSE '02)
By Kenneth M. Anderson, Susanne A. Sherba, William V. Lepthien
Issue Date:May 2002
pp. 524-534
Software engineers confront many challenges during software development. One challenge is managing the relationships that exist between software artifacts. We refer to this task as information integration, since establishing a relationship between document...
     
XLink and open hypermedia systems: a preliminary investigation
Found in: Proceedings of the eleventh ACM on Hypertext and hypermedia (HYPERTEXT '00)
By Brent Halsey, Kenneth M. Anderson
Issue Date:May 2000
pp. 212-213
This paper discusses a semantic database approach to museum hypermedia systems based upon binary relations, with a restricted set of abstraction relationships. We describe examples of schema, queries and naviagaion aids for a prototype system designed as a...
     
Supporting industrial hyperwebs: lessons in scalability
Found in: Proceedings of the 21st international conference on Software engineering (ICSE '99)
By Kenneth M. Anderson
Issue Date:May 1999
pp. 573-582
In this article we present a research scheme which aims to analyze the use of Embodied Conversational Agent (ECA) technology to improve the robustness and acceptability of speaker enrolment and verification dialogues designed to provide secure access throu...
     
Data scalability in open hypermedia systems
Found in: Proceedings of the tenth ACM Conference on Hypertext and hypermedia : returning to our diverse roots: returning to our diverse roots (HYPERTEXT '99)
By Kenneth M. Anderson
Issue Date:February 1999
pp. 27-36
This paper discusses a semantic database approach to museum hypermedia systems based upon binary relations, with a restricted set of abstraction relationships. We describe examples of schema, queries and naviagaion aids for a prototype system designed as a...
     
Integrating open hypermedia systems with the World Wide Web
Found in: Proceedings of the eighth ACM conference on Hypertext (HYPERTEXT '97)
By Kenneth M. Anderson
Issue Date:April 1997
pp. 157-166
This paper discusses a semantic database approach to museum hypermedia systems based upon binary relations, with a restricted set of abstraction relationships. We describe examples of schema, queries and naviagaion aids for a prototype system designed as a...
     
A component- and message-based architectural style for GUI software
Found in: Proceedings of the 17th international conference on Software engineering (ICSE '95)
By E. James Whitehead, Jason E. Robbins, Kenneth M. Anderson, Nenad Medvidovic, Richard N. Taylor
Issue Date:April 1995
pp. 295-304
One popular use for Haskell in recent years has been as a host language for domain-specific embedded languages. But how can one embed a postfix language in Haskell, given that Haskell only supports prefix and infix syntax? This paper describes several such...
     
Chimera: hypertext for heterogeneous software environments
Found in: Proceedings of the 1994 ACM European conference on Hypermedia technology (ECHT '94)
By E. James Whitehead, Kenneth M. Anderson, Richard N. Taylor
Issue Date:September 1994
pp. 94-107
Emerging software development environments are characterized by heterogeneity: they are composed of diverse object stores, user interfaces, and tools. This paper presents an approach for providing hypertext services in this heterogeneous setting. Central n...
     
Chiron-1: a software architecture for user interface development, maintenance, and run-time support
Found in: ACM Transactions on Computer-Human Interaction (TOCHI)
By Craig A. MacFarlane, Gregory Alan Bolcer, Gregory F. Johnson, Kari A. Nies, Kenneth M. Anderson, Richard N. Taylor
Issue Date:March 1994
pp. 105-144
The Chiron-1 user interface system demonstrates key techniques that enable a strict separation of an application from its user interface. These techniques include separating the control-flow aspects of the application and user interface: they are concurren...
     
Chimera: hypermedia for heterogeneous software development enviroments
Found in: ACM Transactions on Information Systems (TOIS)
By E. James Whitehead, Kenneth M. Anderson, Richard N. Taylor
Issue Date:January 1992
pp. 211-245
Emerging software development environments are characterized by heterogeneity: they are composed of diverse object stores, user interfaces, and tools. This paper presents an approach for providing hypermedia services in this heterogeneous setting. Central ...
     
Supporting software engineering with open hypermedia
Found in: ACM Computing Surveys (CSUR)
By Kenneth M. Anderson
Issue Date:March 1988
pp. 20-es
Static scheduling of a program represented by a directed task graph on a multiprocessor system to minimize the program completion time is a well-known problem in parallel processing. Since finding an optimal schedule is an NP-complete problem in general, r...
     
Web-based development of complex information products
Found in: Communications of the ACM
By E. James Whitehead, Gregory A. Bolcer, Kenneth M. Anderson, Peyman Oreizy, Richard N. Taylor, Roy T. Fielding
Issue Date:January 1988
pp. 84-92
The online Risks Forum has long been a hotbed for discussions of the relative merits of openness relating to the dissemination of knowledge about security vulnerabilities. The debate has now been rekindled, and is summarized here.
     
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