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Matt Huenerfauth
Associate Professor

2015 Submissions

Journal Paper

Huenerfauth, Matt and Hernisa Kacorri. "Best Practices for Conducting Evaluations of Sign Language Animation." Journal on Technology & Persons with Disabilities 3. (2015): 20-32. Web. *

Book Chapter

Kacorri, Hernisa and Matt Huenerfauth. "Comparison of Finite-Repertoire and Data-Driven Facial Expressions for Sign Language Avatars." Universal Access in Human-Computer Interaction. Access to Interaction Volume 9176 of the series Lecture Notes in Computer Science. Ed. Margherita Antona and Constantine Stephanidis. Cham, Switzerland: Springer International Publishing, 2015. 393-403. Print. *

Published Conference Proceedings

Huenerfauth, Matt and Hernisa Kacorri. "Augmenting EMBR Virtual Human Animation System with MPEG-4 Controls for Producing ASL Facial Expressions." Proceedings of the The Fifth International Workshop on Sign Language Translation and Avatar Technology (SLTAT), Paris, France, April 9-10, 2015. Ed. Michael Filhol. Paris, France: n.p., 2015. Web. *

Ebling, Sarah and Huenerfauth, Matt. "Bridging the gap between sign language machine translation and sign language animation using sequence classification." Proceedings of the SLPAT 2015: 6th Workshop on Speech and Language Processing for Assistive Technologies, Dresden, Germany, September 11, 2015. Ed. Jan Alexandersson, et al. Stroudsburg, PA: Association for Computational Linguistics, 2015. Web. «

Kacorri, Hernisa and Matt Huenerfauth. "Evaluating a Dynamic TimeWarping Based Scoring Algorithm for Facial Expressions in ASL Animations." Proceedings of the SLPAT 2015: 6th Workshop on Speech and Language Processing for Assistive Technologies, Dresden, Germany, September 11, 2015. Ed. Jan Alexandersson, et al. Stroudsburg, PA: Association for Computational Linguistics, 2015. Web. «

Huenerfauth, Matt, Lu, Pengfei, and Kacorri, Hernisa. "Synthesizing and Evaluating Animations of American Sign Language Verbs Modeled from Motion-Capture Data." Proceedings of the SLPAT 2015: 6th Workshop on Speech and Language Processing for Assistive Technologies, Dresden, Germany, September 11, 2015. Ed. Jan Alexandersson, et al. Stroudsburg, PA: Association for Computational Linguistics, 2015. Web. «

Huenerfauth, Matt, et al. "Comparing Methods of Displaying Language Feedback for Student Videos of American Sign Language." Proceedings of the 17th International ACM SIGACCESS Conference on Computers & Accessibility (ASSETS '15), Lisbon, Portugal, October 2015. Ed. Yeliz Yesilada and Jeffrey P. Bigham. New York, NY: ACM, 2015. Print. «

Kacorri, Hernisa, et al. "Demographic and Experiential Factors Influencing Acceptance of Sign Language Animation by Deaf Users." Proceedings of the 17th International ACM SIGACCESS Conference on Computers & Accessibility (ASSETS '15), Lisbon, Portugal, October 2015. Ed. Yeliz Yesilada and Jeffrey P. Bigham. New York, NY: ACM, 2015. Print. «

Huenerfauth, Matt, et al. "Designing Tools to Facilitate Students Learning American Sign Language." Proceedings of the Effective Access Technologies Conference, Rochester, New York, USA. November 10, 2015. Ed. Dan Phillips. Rochester, NY: n.p., 2015. Web. £

Kacorri, Hernisa, et al. "Measuring Participant Characteristics that Relate to Sign Language Technology Acceptance." Proceedings of the Effective Access Technologies Conference, Rochester, New York, USA. November 10, 2015. Ed. Dan Phillips. Rochester, NY: n.p., 2015. Web. £

Journal Editor

McCoy, Matt Huenerfauth, Kathleen F., ed. ACM Transactions on Accessible Computing, Volume 7, Issue 4. New York, NY: ACM, 2015. Print. *

Huenerfauth, Matt and McCoy, Kathleen F., ed. ACM Transactions on Accessible Computing, Volume 6, Issue 1. New York, NY: ACM, 2015. Print. *

Huenerfauth, Matt and McCoy, Kathleen F., ed. ACM Transactions on Accessible Computing, Volume 6, Issue 2. New York, NY: ACM, 2015. Print. *

Huenerfauth, Matt and McCoy, Kathleen F., ed. ACM Transactions on Accessible Computing, Volume 6, Issue 3. New York, NY: ACM, 2015. Print. *

Huenerfauth, Matt and McCoy, Kathleen F., ed. ACM Transactions on Accessible Computing, Volume 6, Issue 4. New York, NY: ACM, 2015. Print. *

Huenerfauth, Matt and Kathleen F. McCoy, ed. ACM Transactions on Accessible Computing, Volume 7, Issue 1. New York, NY: ACM, 2015. Print. *

Huenerfauth, Matt and McCoy, Kathleen F., ed. ACM Transactions on Accessible Computing, Volume 7, Issue 2. New York, NY: ACM, 2015. Print. *

Huenerfauth, Matt and McCoy, Kathleen F., ed. ACM Transactions on Accessible Computing, Volume 7, Issue 3. New York, NY: ACM, 2015. Print. *

External Scholarly Fellowships/National Review Committee

9/1/2014 - 8/31/2018
     National Science Foundation
     Amount: 537997 *

12/1/2015 - 12/31/2019
     National Science Foundation
     Amount: 449987 *

8/20/2014 - 6/30/2016
     National Science Foundation
     Amount: 59964 *

Invited Keynote/Presentation

Huenerfauth, Matt. "Comparing Methods of Providing Feedback for Student Videos of American Sign Language." Language Science Research Mixer. Rochester Institute of Technology. Rochester, NY. 4 Nov. 2015. Lecture.

Huenerfauth, Matt. "Learning to Generate Understandable Animations of American Sign Language." Center for Imaging Science Seminar. Rochester Institute of Technology. Rochester, NY. 9 Sep. 2015. Lecture.

Huenerfauth, Matt. "Learning to Generate Understandable Animations of American Sign Language." Seminar, Ph.D. Program in Computing and Information Sciences. Rochester Institute of Technology. Rochester, NY. 8 May 2015. Lecture.

Huenerfauth, Matt. "Learning to Generate Understandable Animations of American Sign Language." Seminar, Office of the Associate Dean for Research. National Technical Institute for the Deaf, Rochester Institute of Technology. Rochester, NY. 16 Apr. 2015. Lecture.

Huenerfauth, Matt. "Conducting Experiments with People Who are Deaf to Evaluate ASL Technologies." Seminar, SIGCHI Chapter at RIT. Rochester Institute of Technology. Rochester, NY. 22 Apr. 2015. Lecture.

2014 Submissions

Journal Paper

Lu, Pengfei and Matt Huenerfauth. "Collecting and Evaluating the CUNY ASL Corpus for Research on American Sign Language Animation." Computer Speech & Language 28. 3 (2014): 812-831. Print. *

Book Chapter

Kacorri, Hernisa, Allen Harper, and Matt Huenerfauth. "Measuring the Perception of Facial Expressions in American Sign Language Animations with Eye Tracking." Universal Access in Human-Computer Interaction. Lecture Notes in Computer Science, Volume 8516. Cham, Switzerland: Springer International Publishing, 2014. 549-559. Web. *

Published Conference Proceedings

Kacorri, Hernisa and Matt Huenerfauth. "Implementation and Evaluation of Animation Controls Sufficient for Conveying ASL Facial Expressions." Proceedings of the The 16th International ACM SIGACCESS Conference on Computers and Accessibility (ASSETS'14). Ed. Sri Kurniawan and John Richards. New York, NY: ACM Press, 2014. Web. *

Huenerfauth, Matt. "Learning to Generate Understandable Animations of American Sign Language." Proceedings of the The 2nd Annual Effective Access Technologies Conference. Ed. RIT. Rochester, NY: n.p., 2014. Web.

Huenerfauth, Matt and Hernisa Kacorri. "Release of Experimental Stimuli and Questions for Evaluating Facial Expressions in Animations of American Sign Language." Proceedings of the The 6th Workshop on the Representation and Processing of Sign Languages: Beyond the Manual Channel, The 9th International Conference on Language Resources and Evaluation (LREC 2014), May 31, 2014, Reykjavik, Iceland. Ed. Nicoletta Calzolari et al. Paris, France: European Language Resources Association, 2014. Web. *

Journal Editor

Huenerfauth, Matt and Kathleen F. McCoy, ed. ACM Transactions on Accessible Computing, Volume 5, Issue 3. New York, NY: ACM, 2014. Print. *

Huenerfauth, Matt and Kathleen F. McCoy, ed. ACM Transactions on Accessible Computing, Volume 5, Issue 4. New York, NY: ACM, 2014. Print. *