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Shannon C. Roberts, PhD



Peer Reviewed Journal Publications

Roberts, S. C., Ghazizadeh, M., & Lee, J. D. (2012). Warn me now or inform me later: Driver's acceptance of real-time and post-drive mitigation systems. International Journal of Human-Computer Studies, 70(12), 967-979.

Lee, J. D., Roberts, S. C., Hoffman, J. D., & Angell, L. S. (2012). Scrolling and Driving: How an MP3 Player and Its Aftermarket Controller Affect Driving Performance and Visual Behavior. Human Factors: The Journal of the Human Factors and Ergonomics Society, 54(2), 250-263.

Peer Reviewed Conference Proceedings

Roberts, S. C. & Lee, J. D. (in press). Deciphering 140 Characters: Text Mining Tweets On #DriverDistraction. Human Factors and Ergonomics Society Annual Meeting Proceedings.

Roberts, S. C., Horrey, W. J., & Liang, Y. (2012). Effect of performance feedback (or lack thereof) on driver calibration. Paper presented at the Proceedings of the 4th International Conference on Automotive User Interfaces and Interactive Vehicular Applications, Portsmouth, New Hampshire. (Received 2nd place in Intel Outstanding Student Paper Award).

Roberts, S. C. & Lee, J. D. (2012). Using Agent-Based Modeling to Predict the Diffusion of Safe Teenage Driving Behavior Through an Online Social Network. Human Factors and Ergonomics Society Annual Meeting Proceedings, 56, 2271-2275.

Roberts, S. C., Mehler, B., Orszulak, J., Reimer, B., Glass, J., & Coughlin, J. (2011). An Evaluation of Age, Gender, and Technology Experience in User Performance and Impressions of a Multimodal Human-Machine Interface. In T. Doolen & E. Van Aken (Eds.), Proceedings of the 2011 Industrial Engineering Research Conference. Reno, NV.

Roberts, S. C. & Lee, J. D., & Hoffman, J. D. (2010). Using Capacity Analysis to Evaluate the Effect of MP3 Player Usage on Driver Behavior. Human Factors and Ergonomics Society Annual Meeting Proceedings, 54(24), 2120-2124.

Gruenstein, A., Orszulak, J., Liu, S., Roberts, S. C., Zabel, J., Reimer, B., et al. (2009). City Browser: Developing a conversational HMI. In Proceedings of the 27th international conference extended abstracts on Human factors in computing systems (pp. 4291-4296). Boston, MA: ACM Press.

Conference Papers

Lee, J. D., Moeckli, J., Brown, T. L., Roberts, S. C., Victor, T., Marshall, D. C., . . . Nadler, E. (2013). Detection of Driver Distraction Using Vision-Based Algorithms. Paper presented at the 23rd International Technical Conference on the Enhanced Safety of Vehicles, Seoul, Republic of Korea.

Technical Papers and Theses

Lee, J. D., Moeckli, J., Brown, T. L., Roberts, S. C., Schwarz, C., Yekhshatyan, L., . . . Davis, C. (2013). Distraction Detection and Mitigation Through Driver Feedback. (DOT HS 811 547A). Washington DC: National Highway Traffic Safety Administration.

Roberts, S. C. (2009). City Browser: A user study to optimize a naturalistic voice navigation system. Bachelor of Science, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, MA.

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