Publications

Publications available upon request to the TechSAge Project Coordinator

Many articles are available online through NARIC (National Rehabilitation Information Center) - Library of the National Institute on Disability, Independent Living, and Rehabilitation Research (NIDILRR).

 

In Press

Rice, L.A., Fliflet, A., Frechette, M., Brokenshire, R., Abou, L., Presti, P., Mahajan, H., Sosnoff, J. Rogers, W. (In Press) Insights on an Automated Fall Detection Device Designed for Older Adult Wheelchair and Scooter Users: A Qualitative Study. In Press: Disability and Health Journal.

Remillard, E.T., Campbell, M.L., Koon, L.M., Rogers, W.A. (In Press) Transportation Challenges for Persons Aging with Mobility Disability: Qualitative Insights and Policy Implications. In Press: Disability and Health Journal. 

Abou, L., Fliflet, A., Hawari, L., Presti, P., Sosnoff, J.J., Mahajan, H.P. Frechette, M.L., & Rice, L.A. (In Press) Sensitivity of Apple Watch fall detection feature among wheelchair users, Assistive Technology, https://doi.org/10.1080/10400435.2021.1923087 

 

2021

Morrow, D.G., Lane, H.C., & Rogers, W.A. (2021). A framework for design of conversational agents to support health self-care for older adults.  Human Factors, 63, 369-378https://doi.org/10.1177%2F0018720820964085   

Rice, L.A., Yarnot, R., Mills, S., & Sonsoff, J.J. (2021) A pilot investigation of anterior tilt use among power wheelchair users. Disability and Rehabilitation: Assistive Technology, 16(2), 152-159https://doi.org/10.1080/17483107.2019.1644676  

Hsieh, K., Fanning, J., Frechette, M.L., & Sosnoff, J. J. (2021). Usability of a Fall Risk mHealth App for People with Multiple Sclerosis: Mixed Methods Study. JMIR Hum Factors, 8(1): e25604    DOI: 10.2196/25604 

Abou L., Rice L.A., Frechette, M.L., & Sosnoff, J.J. (2021). Feasibility and preliminary reliability and validity of remote sitting balance assessments among wheelchair users. International Journal of Rehabilitation Research, 4(2), 177-180. doi: 10.1097/MRR.0000000000000458. 

 

2020

Tablerion J.M., Wood, T.A., Hsieh, K.L., Bishnoi, A., Sun, R., Hernandez, M., Ruopeng, A., & Sosnoff J.J. (2020). Motor learning in people with multiple sclerosis: A systematic review and meta-analysis. Archives of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, 101: 512-523. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.apmr.2019.09.014  

Rogers, W.A., Ramadhani, W.A., & Harris, M.T. (2020).  Defining aging in place: The intersectionality of space, person, and time.  Innovation in Aging, 4, 1–11 https://doi.org/10.1093/geroni/igaa036  

Frechette M.L., Abou L., Rice, L.A., & Sosnoff, J.J. (2020).  The Validity, Reliability, and Sensitivity of a Smartphone-based Seated Postural Control Assessment in Wheelchair Users. Frontiers in Sport Active Living.  Sports Science, Technology and Engineeringhttps://doi.org/10.3389/fspor.2020.540930  

Koon, L.M., Remillard, E T., Mitzner, T.L., & Rogers, W.A. (2020).  Aging Concerns, Challenges, and Everyday Solution Strategies (ACCESS) for adults aging with a long-term mobility disability. Disability & Health Journal, 13https://doi.org/10.1016/j.dhjo.2020.100936  

Remillard, E T., Griffiths, P.C., Mitzner, T.L., Sanford, J. A., Jones, B.D., & Rogers, W.A. (2020). The TechSAge Minimum Battery: A multidimensional and holistic assessment of individuals aging with long-term disabilities. Disability and Health Journal, 13(3).  https://doi.org/10.1016/j.dhjo.2019.100884  

Park, D., Hoshi, Y., Mahajan H. P., Kim, H. K., Erickson, Z., Rogers, W. A., & Kemp, C. C. (2020). Active robot-assisted feeding with a general-purpose mobile manipulator: Design, evaluation, and lessons learned. Robotics and Autonomous Systemshttps://doi.org/10.1016/j.robot.2019.103344  

 

2019

Shema-Shiratzky S., Gazit E., Sun R., Regev K., Karni A., Sosnoff J.J., Herman T., Mirelman A., & Hausdorff J.M. (2019). Deterioration of specific aspects of gait during the instrumented 6-Minute walk test among people with multiple sclerosis: disability levels associated with common and disparate behaviors. Journal of Neurology, 266 (12), 3022-3030. https://doi.org/10.1007/s11910-019-0997-9 

Frechette, M. L., Meyer, B. M., Tulipani, L. J.,Guchiek, R.D., McGinnis, R.S., & Sosnoff, J.J. (2019). Next Steps in Wearable Technology and Community Ambulation in Multiple Sclerosis. Current Neurology Neuroscience  Reports 19 (80) . https://doi.org/10.1007/s11910-019-0997-9Stuck, R. E., & Rogers, W. A. (2019). Supporting trust in home healthcare providers: Insights into the care recipients’ perspective. Home Health Care Services Quarterly, 38(2), 61-79. https://doi.org/10.1080/01621424.2019.1604462  

Singleton, J. L., Remillard, E. T., Mitzner, T. L., & Rogers, W. A. (2019). Everyday technology use among older deaf adults. Disability and Rehabilitation: Assistive Technology, 14(4), 325-332. https://doi.org/10.1080/17483107.2018.1447609 

Kapusta, A. S., Grice, P. M., Clever, H. M., Chitalia, Y., Park, D. & Kemp, C. C. (2019). A system for bedside assistance that integrates a robotic bed and a mobile manipulator. PLOS ONE, 14(10), https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0221854  

Bixter, M. T., Blocker, K. A., Mitzner, T. L., Prakash, A., & Rogers, W. A. (2019). Understanding the use and non-use of social communication technologies by older adults: A qualitative test and extension of the UTAUT model. Gerontechnology, 18(2), 70-88. https://doi.org/10.4017/gt.2019.18.2.002.00  

Kapusta, A., Erickson, Z., Clever, H.M., Yu, W., Liu, K., Turk, G., & Kemp, C. C. (2019). Personalized collaborative plans for robot-assisted dressing via optimization and simulation. Autonomous Robotshttps://doi.org/10.1007/s10514-019-09865-0 

Koon, L., McGlynn, S., Blocker, K., & Rogers, W. A. (2019). Potential of digital assistants for use by adults 55+: perceptions from early adopters. Ergonomics i Designhttps://doi.org/10.1177%2F1064804619842501 

Grice, P. M., & Kemp, C. C. (2019). In-home and remote use of robotic body surrogates by people with profound motor deficits. PLOS ONE, 14(3): e0212904. https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0212904 

Mitzner, T. L., & Remillard, E. T. (2019). How one telewellness project focused on helping older adults with mobility disabilities age in place.  The Journal on Active Aging, 18(4), 72-77. https://techsage.gatech.edu/sites/default/files/2020-12/Telewellness-low%20res.pdf  

 

2018

Erickson, Z., Luskey, N., Chernova, S., & Kemp, C.C. (2018). Classification of Household Materials via Spectroscopy. IEEE Robotics and Automation Letters, 4(2), 700-707https://arxiv.org/abs/1805.04051  

Kapusta, A., & Kemp, C. C. (2018). Task-centric optimization of configurations for assistive robots. Autonomous Robots, 43 (8), 2033-2054. https://arxiv.org/abs/1804.07328  

Vandenberg, A E., Jones, B.D., Nadel, L., & Johnson, T. M. (2018). Hands-free, non-wearable technology for outpatient clinic gait speed assessment [Letter to the editor]. Journal of American Geriatric Society (JAGS), 67(1), 183-184. https://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/full/10.1111/jgs.15572 

Park, D., Hoshi, Y., & Kemp, C. C. (2018). A multimodal anomaly detector for robot-assisted feeding using an LSTM-based variational autoencoder. IEEE Robotics and Automation Letters (RA-L), 3(3), 1544-1551. https://doi.org/10.1007/s10514-018-9733-6 

Mitzner, T. L., Sanford, J. A., & Rogers, W. A. (2018). Closing the capacity-ability gap: Using technology to support aging with disability. Innovation in Aging, 2(1), 1–8. https://doi.org/10.1093/geroni/igy008 

Lee, S. J., Mehta-Desai, R., Oh, K., Sanford, J.,& Prilutsky, P. I. (2018). Effects of bilateral swing-away grab bars on the biomechanics of stand-to-sit and sit-to-stand toilet transfers. Disability and Rehabilitation: Assistive Technology, 14(3), 292-300. https://doi.org/10.1080/17483107.2018.1447605 

Erickson, Z., Collier, M., Kapusta, A., & Kemp, C. C. (2018). Tracking human pose during robot-assisted dressing using single-axis capacitive proximity sensing. IEEE Robotics and Automation Letters, 3(3) 2245-52. https://doi.org/10.1109/LRA.2018.2812912 

Park, D., Kim, H., & Kemp, C. C. (2018). Multimodal anomaly detection for assistive robots. Autonomous Robots, 43(3), 611-629. https://doi.org/10.1007/s10514-018-9733-6 

Bhattacharjee, T., Clever, H. M., Wade, J., & Kemp, C. C. (2018). Multimodal tactile perception of objects in a real home. IEEE Robotics and Automation Letters, 3(3), 2523-2530. https://doi.org/10.1109/LRA.2018.2810956 

Stuck, R. E. & Rogers, W. A. (2018).  Older adults’ perceptions of supporting factors of trust in a robot care provider.  Journal of Robotics, 18https://doi.org/10.1155/2018/6519713 

 

2017

Bhattacharjee, T., Bai, H., Chen, H., & Kemp, C. C. (2017). A model that predicts the material recognition performance of thermal tactile sensing. The International Journal of Robotics Research, ArXiv,1-19. https://arxiv.org/pdf/1711.01490.pdf 

Remillard, E. T., Fausset, C. B., Fain, W. B. (2017). Aging with long-term mobility impairment: Maintaining activities of daily living via selection, optimization, and compensation. The Gerontologist, 59(3), 559-569. https://doi.org/10.1093/geront/gnx186 

Lee, S.J., Sanford, J., Calkins, M., Melgen, S., Endicott, S., & Phillips, A. (2017). Beyond ADA accessibility requirements: Meeting seniors’ needs for toilet transfers. Health Environments Research and Design Journal, 11 (2), 32-44.. https://doi.org/10.1177/1937586717730338 

Barg-Walkow, L. H., Harrington, C. N., Mitzner, T. L., Hartley, J. Q., & Rogers, W. A. (2017). Understanding older adults’ perceptions of and attitudes towards exergames. Gerontechnology, 16(2), 81-90. https://journal.gerontechnology.org/currentIssueContent.aspx?aid=2504 

Wade, J., Bhattacharjee, T., Williams, R. D., & Kemp, C. C. (2017). A force and thermal sensing skin for robots in human environments. Robotics and Autonomous Systems, 96, 1-14. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.robot.2017.06.008 

Rogers, W. A., & Mitzner, T. L. (2017).  Envisioning the future for older adults: Autonomy, health, well-being, and social connectedness with technology support. Futures, 87, 133-139. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.futures.2016.07.002  ,  

Mitzner, T. L., & Dijkstra, K. (2017). Evaluating user-centered design of E-health for older adults. In Health Care Delivery and Clinical Science: Concepts, Methodologies, Tools, and Applications, 338–359. https://doi.org/10.4018/978-1-5225-3926-1.ch016 

Mitzner, T. L., Stuck, R., Hartley, J. Q., Beer, J. M., & Rogers, W. A. (2017). Acceptance of televideo technology  by adults aging with a mobility impairment for health and wellness interventions. Journal of Rehabilitation and Assistive Technologies Engineering, 4, 1-12. https://doi.org/10.1177/2055668317692755 

 

2016

Preusse, K. C., Gonzalez, E. T., Singleton, J. L., Mitzner, T. L., & Rogers, W. A. (2016). Understanding The Needs of Individuals Aging with Impairment. International Journal of Human Factors and Ergonomics, 4(2), 144-168. https://doi.org/10.1504/IJHFE.2016.082246 

Gonzalez, E. T., Sanford, J. A., Mitzner, T. L., & Rogers, W. A. (2016). Technologies to support aging with disability. Certified Senior Advisor (CSA) Journal, 67(3), 4-9. 

 

2015

Harris, F., Yang, H., & Sanford, J. A. (2015). Physical environmental barriers to community mobility in older and younger wheelchair users. Topics in Geriatric Rehabilitation, 31(1), 42-51. https://doi.org/10.1097/TGR.0000000000000043 

Beer, J. M., Mitzner, T. L., Stuck, R. E., & Rogers, W. A. (2015). Design considerations for technology interventions to support social and physical wellness for older adults with disability. International Journal of Automation and Smart Technology (AUSMT), 5(4), 249-264. https://doi.org/10.4017/gt.2015.14.1.004.00 

Harrington, C. N., Mitzner, T. L., & Rogers, W. A. (2015). Understanding the role of technology for meeting the support needs of older adults in the USA with functional limitations. Gerontechnology, 14, 21-31. https://doi.org/10.4017/gt.2015.14.1.004.00 

 

2014

Echt, K. V., & Saunders, G. H. (2014). Accommodating dual sensory loss in everyday practice. Perspectives on Gerontology, 19(1), 4-16. https://doi.org/10.1044/gero19.1.04 

 

Book Chapters 

Harris, M.T., & Rogers, W. A. (submitted).  Facilitating adoption of technology to support health self-management of older adults.  In H. Lum (Eds.), Human Factors Issues and the Impact of Technology on Society (pp.  ).  CRC Press.   

Sanford, J.A. (submitted). Product Usability Testing and Outcomes: What Works? For Whom? and Why?A. Mihailidis & R. Smith(eds.), Rehabilitation Engineering Principles and Practice (pp. ). : CRC  Press. 

 

In Press

Blocker, K. A., & Rogers, W. A. (in press).  Human factors and ergonomics for aging.  In Encyclopedia of Gerontology and Population Aging.   

Barg-Walkow, L. H., Fausset, C. B., & Rogers, W. A. (in press). Understanding the relevance of human factors/ergonomics to neuropsychology practice and the assessment of everyday functioning. In T. D. Marcotte & I. Grant (Eds.), Neuropsychology of everyday functioning (2nd edition). Guilford Press. 

 

2020

Wooldridge, A. R., & Rogers, W. A. (2021).  Understanding the patient, wellness, and caregiving work of older adults.  In R. S. Valdez & R. J. Holden (Eds.), The patient factor: Applications of Patient Ergonomics (pp. 139-162). Boca Raton: CRC Press.    

Sanford, J. A. & Remillard, E. T. (2020). Design for one is design for all: The past, present and future of universal design as a strategy for aging-in-place with disability . In M. Putnam, C. Bigby (Eds.), Handbook on Ageing with Disability (pp.169-185). Taylor & Francis/Routledge (Informa UK Limited).  

Wiczorek, R., Bayles, M.A., & Rogers, W. A. (2020).  Domestic robots for older adults: Design approaches and recommendations. In L. Moody, A. Woodcock, D. McDonagh, & L.C. Jain (Eds.), Design of assistive technology for ageing populations (pp. 203-219). Springer, Cham. https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-030-26292-1_11  

Harrington, C.N., Koon, L. M., & Rogers, W. A. (2020).  Design of health information and communication technologies to support older adults.  In A. Sethumadhavan & Farzan (Eds.), Design for health: Applications of Human Factors (pp. 341-363).  Elsevier.  https://doi.org/10.1016/B978-0-12-816427-3.00017-8  

Rogers, W. A., Blocker, K.A., & Dupuy, L. (2020).  Current and emerging technologies for supporting successful aging.  In A. K. Thomas & A. Gutchess (Eds.), The Cambridge handbook of cognitive aging: A life course perspective (pp. 717-736).  Cambridge University Press.   

Harris, M.T., Nie, Q., & Rogers, W. A. (2020).  Guiding technology design to empower older adults to actively engage in society.  In R. D. Roscoe, E. K. Chiou, & A. R. Wooldridge (Eds.), Advancing diversity, inclusion, and social justice through human systems engineering (pp. 151-169).  CRC Press. 

 

2019

Levy,L. & Gandy, M. (2019) Teaching Video Game Design Accessibility: Toward Effective Pedagogic Interventions in Accessible Design. InM. Antona &C. Stephanidis (Eds.), Universal Access in Human-Computer Interaction. Theory, Methods and Tools. Springer, Cham. https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-030-23560-4_22 

 

2018

Bixter, M., Blocker, K.A., & Rogers, W. A. (2018).  Enhancing social engagement of older adults through technology.  In R. Pak & A. McLaughlin (Eds.), Aging, Technology, and Health (pp 179-214). Elsevier. https://doi.org/10.1016/B978-0-12-811272-4.00008-7 

 

2017

Ruzic,L. & Sanford, J. A. (2017). Universal Design Mobile Interface Guidelines (UDMIG) for an Aging Population. In H. Marston, S. Freeman, & C. Musselwhite (Eds.), Mobile e-Health. Human–Computer Interaction Series (pp. 17-37). Cham: Springer. https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-319-60672-9_2  

Sanford, J. A. & Hernandez, S. C. (2017).  Universal Design, Design for Aging in Place, and Habilitative Design in Residential Environments. In D. Kopec (Ed.), Health and Wellbeing for Interior Architecture. London, UK: Routledge Publishing. https://www.routledge.com/Health-and-Well-being-for-Interior-Architecture/Kopec/p/book/9781138206625 

Rogers, W. A. & Mitzner, T. L. (2017).  Human-robot interaction for older adults.  In (Eds.), Encyclopedia of Computer Science and Technology (, pp. 1-11).  Taylor and Francis.  

Walker, B. N., Tomlinson, B. J., & Schuett, J. H. (2017). Universal Design of Mobile Apps: Making Weather Information Accessible. In M. Antona and C. Stephanidis (Eds.), Universal Access in Human-Computer Interaction. Design and Development Approaches and Methods, Part I(pp. 113-122). Springer International Publishing. https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-319-58706-6 

Liu, Y. E. & Sanford, J. A. (2017). Assess User Needs for Time‐related Information to Design an Airport Guide System. In M. Antona and C. Stephanidis (Eds.), Universal Access in Human-Computer Interaction. Human and Technological Environments, Part III(pp. 300-307). Springer International Publishing. https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-319-58706-6 

Ruzic, L. & Sanford, J. A. (2017). Usability of mobile consumer applications for individuals aging with Multiple Sclerosis. In M. Antona and C. Stephanidis (Eds.): Universal Access in Human-Computer Interaction. Design and Development Approaches and Methods, Part I (pp. 258-276). Springer International Publishing. https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-319-58706-6_21 

Sanford, J. A. (2017). Achieving Universal Design: One if by Product Two if by Process and Three if by Panacea.  In M. Antona and C. Stephanidis (Eds.): Universal Access in Human-Computer Interaction. Design and Development Approaches and Methods, Part I(pp. 105-112). Springer International Publishing. https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-319-58706-6_8 

Harrington, C. N., Ruzic, L., & Sanford, J. A. (2017). Universally Accessible mHealth Apps for Older Adults: Towards Increasing Adoption and Sustained Engagement. In M. Antona and C. Stephanidis (Eds.), Universal Access in Human-Computer Interaction. Human and Technological Environments, Part III (pp. 3-12). Springer International Publishing. https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-319-58700-4_1 

 

2016

Sanford, J. A. (2016). Wayfinding design for all users. In R. H. Hunter, L. A. Anderson & B.L. Belza (Eds.), Community Wayfinding: Pathways to Understanding(81-101). Springer International Publishing. https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-319-31072-5_5 

Mayhorn, C. B., Rogers, W. A., & Echt, K.V. (2016). Designing technology for older adults: Augmenting usefulness and usability via cognitive support.  In S. Kwon (Ed.), Gerontechnology: Research, Practice, and Principles in the Field of Technology and Aging ( pp. 389-414). NY: Springer. https://www.springerpub.com/gerontechnology-9780826128881.html 

Ruzic, L., Lee, S., Liu, Y. E., & Sanford, J. A. (2016). Development of Universal Design Mobile Interface Guidelines (UDMIG) for aging population. In M. Antona & C. Stephanidis (Eds.), Universal Access in Human-Computer Interaction. Methods, Techniques, and Best Practices (pp. 98-108). Springer International Publishing. https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-319-40250-5_10 

Liu, Y. E., Harrington, C. N., Melgen, S., & Sanford, J. A. (2016). GatePal—Universal design for airport navigation to allow departing travelers to stay informed. In M. Antona & C. Stephanidis (Eds.), Universal Access in Human-Computer Interaction. Users and Context Diversity (pp. 586-594). Springer International Publishing. https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-319-40238-3_56 

Sanford, J. A. & Gonzalez, E. T. (2016). RERC TechSAge: Making a difference to the lives of older adults with disability through design and technology. In J. Zhou & G. Salvendy (Eds.), Human Aspects of IT for the Aged Population. Design for Aging (pp. 82-91). Springer International Publishing. https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-319-39943-0_9 

 

2015

Sanford, J. A. (2015). Universal design as an approach to technology intervention for seniors. In J. Zhou & G. Salvendy (Eds.), Human Aspects of IT for the Aged Population. Design for Aging (pp. 115-122). Springer International Publishing. https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-319-20892-3_12 

Stark, S., Sanford, J.,& Keglovits, M. (2015). Environmental Factors: Physical and natural environment. In C. Christiansen, C. Baum, & J. Bass (Eds.), Occupational Therapy: Performance, Participation and Well-Being ( pp. 387–420). Thorofare, NJ: SLACK Incorporated. 

 

2014

Beer, J. M. & Rogers, W. A. (2014). Enabling older adults to interact with robots: Why input methods are critical for usability. In A. Neustein (Ed.), Speech and Automata in Health Care (pp. 163-182). Berlin, Boston: DeGruyter. https://www.degruyter.com/viewbooktoc/product/211457 

Sanford, J.A. (2014). The SmartBathroom: UD through integrating physical and digital worlds. In H. Caltenco, P. O. Hedvall, A. Larsson, K. Rassmus-Grohn, & B. Rydeman(Eds.), Universal Design 2014: Three Days of Creativity and Diversity. Assistive Technology Research Series. Amsterdam, NL: IOS Press. https://www.iospress.nl/book/universal-design-2014-three-days-of-creativity-and-diversity/ 

 

 

In Press

Wu, X., Mitzner, T. L., Thomas, R. C., Drobina, E.C., Rogers, W. A., & Beer, J. M. (In Press). Tele-technology evaluation and user testing with persons aging with long-term mobility disabilities. Proceedings of the Human Factors and Ergonomics Society Annual Meeting. SAGE Publications. Santa Monica, CA: Human Factors and Ergonomics Society. 

Stonewall, J., Roscoe, R., Mont'Alvão, C., Papautsky, E. L., Sanford, J. A., &Valdez, R. (In Press). Human Factors Engineering: Designing for Diversity and Accessibility. Proceedings of the Human Factors and Ergonomics Society Annual Meeting. SAGE Publications. Santa Monica, CA: Human Factors and Ergonomics Society. 

 

2020

Gudur, R., McDonagh, D., Harris, M. T., & Rogers, W. A. (2020).  Design as a catalyst: A pedagogical framework.  22nd International Conference on Engineering and Product Design Education. Denmark. https://doi.org/10.35199/EPDE.2020.42  

Gudur, R. R., McDonagh, D., Harris, M.T., & Rogers, W. A. (2020). Sparks of innovation: transforming challenges into opportunities. In K. Christer, C. Craig, & P. Chamberlain (Eds.), Proceedings of the 6th International Conference on Design4Health 2020 (1), 162-169. Sheffield Hallam University. https://research.shu.ac.uk/design4health/wp-content/uploads/2020/06/D4H-Proceedings-2020-Vol-1-Final.pdf#page=162  

Lee, S., Bhattacharjya, S., & Sanford, J. (2020). Linking Toilet Transfer Performance to Task-Relevant Environmental Features and Design Attributes. Archives of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation,101(11): e33. DOI: 10.1016/j.apmr.2020.09.094  

Rogers, C., Valdez, R. S., Gilbert, J. E., Morales, K. L., Montague, E., Rogers, W., Thatcher, A., &Wooldridge, A. R. (2020).  Scaling our impact: Emerging human factors applications addressing societal challenges.  Proceedings of the 2020 Human Factors and Ergonomics Society 64th Annual Meeting (pp. 863-867). Santa Monica, CA: Human Factors and Ergonomics Society. https://doi.org/10.1177%2F1071181320641200  

Nie, Q., Koon, L. M., Khamzina, M., Rogers, W. A. (2020). Understanding Exercise Challenges and Barriers for Older Adults with Mobility Disabilities. Proceedings of the Human Factors and Ergonomics Society Annual Meeting. 64(1), 1297-1301. https://doi.org/10.1177%2F1071181320641308  

Blocker, K. A., Kadylak, T., Koon, L. M., Kovac, C. E., & Rogers, W. A. (2020). Digital home assistants and aging: Initial perspectives from novice older adult users. Proceedings of the Human Factors and Ergonomics Society Annual Meeting. SAGE Publications. Santa Monica, CA: Human Factors and Ergonomics Society. https://doi.org/10.1177%2F1071181320641327  

Ramadhani, W. A., & Rogers, W. A. (2020). Aging in place among older adults with long-term mobility disability: Archival study to understand activity challenges in the home environment. In A. Portella, E. Nogueira, & L. Maia (Eds.), 2019 IAPS Symposium Ageing in Place in a World of Inequalities: How to Design Healthy Cities for All—Book of Abstracts. IAPS & PlaceAge. 

Koon, L. M., Khaleghi, R. Blocker, K. A., Rogers, W.A., &  Sreenivas, R.S. (2020). On Integrating Voice-Activated Digital Assistants with Smart Home Technologies to Support People with Long-Term Mobility Disabilities: Needs Assessment, Product-Selection and Implementation. Proceedings of the International Conference on Industrial Engineering and Operations Management, Dubai, UAE. (pp. 513-514). http://www.ieomsociety.org/ieom2020/papers/88.pdf  

 

2019

Erickson, Z., Clever, H. M., Gangaram, V., Turk, G., Liu, K., & Kemp, C. C. (Eds.). (2019). Multidimensional capacitive sensing for robot-assisted dressing and bathing. Proceedings from International Conference on Rehabilitation Robotics (ICORR), part of RehabWeek. Toronto, Canada. *Best Student Paper Award finalist. 

Beer, J. M., Rogers, W. A., Sanford, J. A., Remillard, E. T., Phillips, C. A., & Campbell, M. (2019). A panel discussion on human factors considerations for persons aging-in-place with disability. Proceedings of the Human Factors and Ergonomics Society 63rd Annual Meeting (pp. 772-775). Santa Monica, CA: Human Factors and Ergonomics Society. https://doi.org/10.1177%2F1071181319631370  

 

2018

Bai, H., Bhattacharjee, T., Chen, H., Kapusta, A., & Kemp, C. C. (Eds.). (2018). Towards material classification of scenes using active thermography. Proceedings from IEEE/RSJ International Conference on Intelligent Robots and Systems (IROS’18). Madrid, Spain. https://ieeexplore.ieee.org/document/8594469 

Clever, H. M., Kapusta, A., Park, D., Erickson, Z., Chitalia, Y., & Kemp, C.C. (Eds.). (2018). 3D human pose estimation on a configurable bed from a pressure image. Proceedings from The IEEE/RSJ International Conference on Intelligent Robots and Systems (IROS’18)https://arxiv.org/abs/1804.07873 

Levy, L.M., Lambeth, A., Solomon, R., & Gandy, M. (Eds.). (2018). Method in the Madness: The design of games as valid and reliable scientific tools. Proceedings from The 13th International Conference on the Foundations of Digital Games, Article 9https://dl.acm.org/citation.cfm?doid=3235765.3235793 

Wu, X., Brummett, A., Nix, L., Aguillon, C., Oltman, E., Beer., & J. M. (Eds.) (2018).  The design, development, and evaluation of a usable and privacy-enhanced telepresence system for older adults.  Proceedings from The American Psychological Association (APA) Technology, Mind, and Society Conference. Washington D.C. http://psyciq.apa.org/wp-content/uploads/2018/04/TMS18_FINAL-program_180312-1600.pdf 

Remillard, E. T., Mitzner, T L., Singleton, J. L., & Rogers, W. A. (Eds.). (2018). A qualitative approach to understanding user needs for aging with disability. Proceedings from The Third International Conference on Universal Accessibility in the Internet of Things and Smart Environments (SMART ACCESSIBILITY 2018)https://www.thinkmind.org/index.php?view=instance&instance=SMART+ACCESSIBILITY+2018 

Sanford, J. A., Guhathakurta, S., Melgen, S., & Zhang, G. (Eds.). (2018). Utility of a mobile route planning app for people aging with disability. Proceedings from The Third International Conference on Universal Accessibility in the Internet of Things and Smart Environments (SMART ACCESSIBILITY 2018) (pp. 12-17). https://www.thinkmind.org/index.php?view=instance&instance=SMART+ACCESSIBILITY+2018 

Rébola, C. (Ed.). (2018). Design criteria to advance technologies for the aging population. Proceedings from The Third International Conference on Universal Accessibility in the Internet of Things and Smart Environments (SMART ACCESSIBILITY 2018) (pp.23-28). https://www.thinkmind.org/index.php?view=instance&instance=SMART+ACCESSIBILITY+2018 

Ruzic, L., Mahajan, H. P., & Sanford, J. A. (Eds.). (2018). Universally designed mHealth app for individuals aging with multiple sclerosis. Proceedings from The Third International Conference on Universal Accessibility in the Internet of Things and Smart Environments (SMART ACCESSIBILITY 2018) (pp. 29-35). https://www.thinkmind.org/index.php?view=instance&instance=SMART+ACCESSIBILITY+2018 

 

2017

Stuck, R. E., Chong, A. W., Mitzner, T.L., & Rogers, W. A. (Eds.). (2017). Medication management apps: Usable by older adults?  Proceedings from The Human Factors and Ergonomics Society 61st Annual Meeting (pp. 1141-1144). Santa Monica, CA: Human Factors and Ergonomics Society. https://doi.org/10.1177/1541931213601769 

Park, D., Kim, H., Hoshi, Y., Erickson, Z., Kapusta, A., & Kemp, C. C. (2017). A multimodal execution monitor with anomaly classification for robot-assisted feeding. Proceedings from The IEEE/RSJ International Conference on Intelligent Robots and Systems (IROS)https://doi.org/10.1109/IROS.2017.8206437 

Wu, X., Thomas, R. C., Drobina, E. C., Mitzner, T. L., & Beer, J. M. (2017). Telepresence heuristic evaluation for adults aging with mobility impairment.  Proceedings from The Human Factors and Ergonomics Society Annual Meeting, 61(1),16-20. https://doi.org/10.1177/1541931213601499 

Upadhaya, R., Oswal, A., JonesB. (2017). Addressing the alerting needs of older adults to age in place. Advances in Usability and User Experience:In T. Ahram & C. Falcão (Eds.),Proceedings from AFHE 2017. Advances in Intelligent Systems and Computing:Vol. 607pp. 350-356), Cham: Springer International Publishing. https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-319-60492-3_33 

Jones, B. D., Pandey, S., Presti, P., Taylor, R., Natarajan, P., Mahajan, S., Mahajan, H., & Sanford, J. A. (2017). SmartBathroom: Developing a smart environment to study bathroom transfers. Proceedings from Rehabilitation Engineering Society of North America (RESNA) Annual Conference 2017https://www.resna.org/sites/default/files/conference/2017/outcomes/Jones.html 

Erickson, Z., Clegg, A., Yu, W., Turk, G., Liu, C. K., & Kemp, C. C. (2017). What does the person feel? Learning to infer applied forces during robot-assisted dressing. Proceedings from 2017 IEEE International Conference on Robotics and Automation (ICRA) (6058-6065). https://doi.org/10.1109/ICRA.2017.7989718 

Yu, W., Kapusta, A., Tan, J., Kemp, C. C., Turk, G., & Liu, C. K. (2017). Haptic simulation for robot-assisted dressing. Proceedings from 2017 IEEE International Conference on Robotics and Automation (ICRA) (6044-6051). https://doi.org/10.1109/ICRA.2017.7989716 

Stuck, R. E., Hartley, J. Q., Mitzner, T. L., Beer, J. M., & Rogers, W. A. (2017). Understanding attitudes of adults aging with mobility impairments toward telepresence robots. Proceedings from The 12th ACM/IEEE International Conference on Human-Robot Interaction. [Late Breaking Report]293-294. https://doi.org/10.1145/3029798.3038351 

Wu, X., Thomas, R., Drobina, E., Mitzner, T. L., & Beer, J. M.  (2017). An evaluation of a telepresence robot: User testing among older Americans with mobility impairment.  Proceedings from The 12th ACM/IEEE International Conference on Human-Robot Interaction [Late Breaking Report],325-326. https://doi.org/10.1145/3029798.3038324 

 

2016

Kapusta, A., Yu, W., Bhattacharjee, C., Liu, K., Turk, G. & Kemp. C. C. (2016). Data-driven haptic perception for robot-assisted dressing. Proceedings from RO-MAN 2016 Workshop on behavior adaptation, interaction and learning for assistive robots (BAILAR 2016)https://doi.org/10.1109/ROMAN.2016.7745158 

Chow, K. & Kemp, C. C. (2016). Robotic repositioning of human limbs via model predictive control. Proceedings from 2017 IEEE International Symposium on Robot and Human Interactive Communication (RO-MAN), 473-480. https://ieeexplore.ieee.org/document/7745161 

Kapusta, A., Chitalia, Y., Park, D., & Kemp, C. C. (2016). Collaboration between a robotic bed and a mobile manipulator may improve physical assistance for people with disabilities. Proceedings from RO-MAN 2016 Workshop on behavior adaptation, interaction and learning for assistive robots (BAILAR 2016)https://www.semanticscholar.org/paper/Collaboration-Between-a-Robotic-Bed-and-a-Mobile-Kapusta-Chitalia/0fc353c7b2c9f56ba8ef98775b7fc46ddb5a3142 

Levy, L., Solomon, R., Johnson, J., Wilson, J., Lambeth, A., Gandy, M., Moore, J., Way, J., & Liu, R. (2016). Grouches, extraverts, and jellyfish: Assessment validity and game mechanics in a gamified assessment. Proceedings from the 1st international joint conference of the Digital Games Research Association (DiGRA) and the Foundations of Digital Games (FDG) conferencehttps://www.researchgate.net/publication/303856627_Grouches_Extraverts_and_Jellyfish_Assessment_validity_and_game_mechanics_in_a_gamified_assessment 

Wu, X., Stuck, R. E., Mitzner, T. L., Rogers, W. A., & Beer, J. M.  (2016).  Televideo for older adults with mobility impairment: A needs assessment. Proceedings from Rehabilitation Engineering Society of North America (RESNA) Annual Conference 2016https://www.resna.org/sites/default/files/conference/2016/emerging_technology/wu.html 

Grice, P. M., Chitalia, Y., Rich, M., Clever, H. M., & Kemp, C. C. (2016). Autobed: Open hardware for accessible web-based control of an electric bed. Proceedings from Rehabilitation Engineering Society of North America (RESNA) Annual Conference 2016https://www.resna.org/sites/default/files/conference/2016/emerging_technology/grice.html 

Sanath, A. A., Mahajan, H., Gonzalez, E. T., Sanford, J. A., & Fain, W. B. (2016). Analysis of the effect of a  rear wall grab bar configuration on the fall risk associated with toilet transfer in older adults with mobility impairment. Proceedings from Rehabilitation Engineering Society of North America (RESNA) Annual Conference 2016https://www.resna.org/sites/default/files/conference/2016/jea/sanath.html 

Grice, P. M. & Kemp, C. C. (2016). Assistive mobile manipulation: Designing for operators with motor impairments. Proceedings from Robotics: Science and Systems (RSS) 2016https://allrobotshelping.files.wordpress.com/2016/06/grice2016assistive.pdf 

Kapusta, A. & Kemp, C. C. (2016). Optimization of robot configurations for assistive tasks. Proceedings from Robotics: Science and Systems (RSS) 2016http://www.roboticsproceedings.org/ 

Park, D., Erickson, Z., Bhattacharjee, T., & Kemp, C. (2016). Multimodal execution monitoring for anomaly detection during robot manipulation. Proceedings from 2016 IEEE International Conference on Robotics and Automation (ICRA) 407-414. https://doi.org/10.1109/ICRA.2016.7487160 

Park, D., Kim, Y., Erickson, Z., and Kemp, C. C. (2016). Towards assistive feeding with a general-purpose mobile manipulator. Proceedings from 2016 IEEE International Conference on Robotics and Automation (ICRA)https://arxiv.org/abs/1605.07996 

Bhattacharjee, T. Wade, J., Chitalia, Y., & Kemp, C. C. (2016). Data-driven thermal recognition of contact with people and objects. Proceedings from 2016 IEEE Haptics Symposium (HAPTICS),297-304. https://doi.org/10.1109/HAPTICS.2016.7463193 

Preusse, K. C., Gonzalez, E. T., Singleton, J. L., Mitzner, T. L., & Rogers, W. A. (2016). Needs assessment for individuals aging with impairment: Findings from subject matter expert interviews. In De Waard, D., Brookhuis, K. A., Toffetti, A., Stuiver, A., Weikert, C., Coelho, D., Manzey, D., Ünal, A. B., Röttger, S., and Merat, N. (Eds.). Proceedings from the Human Factors and Ergonomics Society Europe Chapter 2015 Annual Conference (pp. 21-33). https://www.hfes-europe.org/wp-content/uploads/2015/12/Preusse2016.pdf 

 

2015

Gomez-Gurley, K., McLaughlin, A. C., Gandy Coleman, M., & Allaire, J. C.  (2015). Accessibility in serious games for adults aging with disability. In J., Zhou & G.,Salvendy (Eds.), Proceedings from Human Aspects of IT for the Aged Population. Design for Aging (pp. 61-71). Springer International Publishing. https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-319-20913-5_6 

Harrington, C. N., Hartley, J. Q., Mitzner, T. L., & Rogers, W. A. (2015). Assessing older adults’ usability challenges using Kinect-based exergames. In J. Zhou, & G. Salvendy(Eds.), Proceedings from Human Aspects of IT for the Aged Population. Design for Aging (pp. 488-499). Springer International Publishing. https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-319-20913-5_45 

Rebola, C. B. (2015). Older Adults Technology Assessment, Needs and Use for Health Applications. Proceedings of the IEEE International Conference on Healthcare Informatics, 452. https://doi.org/10.1109/ICHI.2015.70 

Kapusta, A., Park, D. and Kemp, C. C. (2015). Task-centric selection of robot and environment initial configurations for assistive tasks. Proceedings from Intelligent Robots and Systems (IROS), 2015 IEEE/RSJ International Conference on, 1480-1487. https://doi.org/10.1109/IROS.2015.7353563 

Gonzalez, E., Fausset, C. B., Foster, A., Cha, G. & Fain, W. B. (2015). Moving in, out and around the home: solutions from older adults with long-term mobility impairment. Proceedings from Rehabilitation Engineering Society of North America (RESNA) Annual Conference 2015https://www.resna.org/sites/default/files/conference/2015/wheeled_mobility/gonzalez.html 

Levy, L., Solomon, R., Moore, J., Way, J., Liu, R., & Gandy, M. (2015). Actions speak louder than words: An exploration of game play behavior and results from traditional assessments of individual differences. Proceedings from 2015 Proceedings of Foundations of Digital Gameshttps://www.semanticscholar.org/paper/Actions-Speak-Louder-Than-Words%3A-An-exploration-of-Levy-Solomon/45ce2cb7ca3d32a14621469ac78d17a488e9f6a0 

 

2014

Bhattacharjee, T., Grice, P. M., Kapusta, A., Killpack, M. D., Park, D., & Kemp, C. C. (2014). A robotic system for reaching in dense clutter that integrates model predictive control, learning, haptic mapping, and planning. Proceedings from IROS 2014 workshop: 3rd Workshop on Robots in Clutter: Perception and Interaction in Clutterhttps://www.semanticscholar.org/paper/A-Robotic-System-for-Reaching-in-Dense-Clutter-that-Bhattacharjee-Grice/b31472c952a612426e892b92bdc6073bfa1e6b74 

Hawkins, K. P., Grice, P. M., Chen, T. L., King, C. H., & Kemp, C. C. (2014). Assistive mobile manipulation for self-care tasks around the head. Proceedings from IEEE Symposium on Computational Intelligence in Robotic Rehabilitation and Assistive Technologies, 16-25. https://ieeexplore.ieee.org/document/7009736 

Marinelli, E. C., & Rogers, W. A. (2014). Identifying potential usability for XBOX 360 Kinect Exergames for older adults. Proceedings from the Human Factors and Ergonomics Society 58th Annual Meeting, 1247-1251. Santa Monica, CA: Human Factors and Ergonomics Society. https://doi.org/10.1177/1541931214581260 

Park, D., Kapusta, A., Hawke, J., & Kemp, C. C. (2014). Interleaving planning and control for efficient haptically-guided reaching in unknown environments. Proceedings from IEEE-RAS International Conference on Humanoid Robots (Humanoids), 809-816. https://ieeexplore.ieee.org/document/7041456 

Park, D., Kapusta, A., Kim, Y., Rehg, J. M., & Kemp, C. C. (2014). Learning to reach into the unknown: Selecting initial conditions when reaching in clutter. Proceedings from IEEE/RSJ International Conference on Intelligent Robots and Systems (IROS).  

 

2020

Remillard, E. T., Griffiths, P. C., Sanford, J. A., Mitzner, T. L. & Rogers, W. A. (2020). TechSAge Background Questionnaire: Overview of Measures (TechSAge-TR-2001). Rehabilitation Engineering Research Center on Technologies to Support Aging-in-Place for People with Long-Term Disabilities.

 

2019

Koon, L. M., Khaleghi, R., Sreenivas, R. S., & Rogers, W.A. (2019). Environmental control applications for voice-activated digital home assistants (TechSAge-TR-1906). Rehabilitation Engineering Research Center on Technologies to Support Aging-in-Place for People with Long-Term Disabilities.

Ramadhani, W. A., Blocker, K. A., & Rogers, W. A. (2019). Developing an Instructional Protocol for Voice-Activated Digital Home Assistants and Related Applications (TechSAge-TR-1905). Rehabilitation Engineering Research Center on Technologies to Support Aging-in-Place for People with Long-Term Disabilities.

Bruce, C. & Echt, K. (2019). Sound-Based Technologies and Strategies Used for Community Mobility by Adults with Vision Disability (TechSAge-TR-1904). Atlanta, GA: Georgia Institute of Technology, Rehabilitation Engineering Research Center on Technologies to Support Successful Aging with Disability.

Nie, Q., Rice, L. A., Sosnoff, J. J., Rogers, W. A. (2019). Understanding Falling and Rehab Use among Wheelchair Users from the National Health and Aging Trends Study (NHATS) (TechSAge-TR-1903). Rehabilitation Engineering Research Center on Technologies to Support Aging-in-Place for People with Long-Term Disabilities.

Koon, L. M., Remillard, E. T., Hartley, J. Q., Harris, M. T., Mitzner, T. L., & Rogers, W. A. Coding scheme for the aging concerns, challenges, and everyday solution strategies (ACCESS) study: Adults aging with mobility or vision disabilities (TechSAge-TR-1902). Rehabilitation Engineering Research Center on Technologies to Support Aging-in-Place for People with Long-Term Disabilities.

Levy, L., Thompson, B., & Gandy, M. (2019). Augmented Reality Tools to Support Use and Understanding of Internet of Things: Participatory Design Research for People Aging with Long-Term Mobility Disability (TechSAge-TR-1901). Rehabilitation Engineering Research Center on Technologies to Support Aging-in-Place for People with Long-Term Disabilities.

 

2018

Remillard, E. T., Mitzner, T. L., Singleton, J. L., Koon, L., M., & Rogers, W. A. (2018). Developing the Aging Concerns, Challenges, and Everyday Solution Strategies (ACCESS) Study (TechSAge-TR-1801). Rehabilitation Engineering Research Center on Technologies to Support Successful Aging with Disability. 

 

2017

Fain, W. B., & Farmer, S. (2017). Development of personas for designing for individuals with mobility impairments (TechSAge-TR-1703). Atlanta, GA: Georgia Institute of Technology, Rehabilitation Engineering Research Center on Technologies to Support Successful Aging with Disability. 

Fain, W. B., & Farmer, S. (2017). Challenges in the home for adults aging with mobility impairments (TechSAge-TR-1702). Atlanta, GA: Georgia Institute of Technology, Rehabilitation Engineering Research Center on Technologies to Support Successful Aging with Disability. 

Fain, W. B., & Farmer, S. (2017). Medication adherence for older adults with disabilities (TechSAge-TR-1701). Atlanta, GA: Georgia Institute of Technology, Rehabilitation Engineering Research Center on Technologies to Support Successful Aging with Disability. 

 

2016

Mitzner, T. L., Bixter, M. T., & Rogers, W.A. (2016). Qualitative Research Procedures in the Human Factors and Aging Laboratory (HFA-TR-1601). Atlanta, GA: Georgia Institute of Technology, School of Psychology, Human Factors and Aging Laboratory. 

Gonzalez, E. T., Mitzner, T. L., Sanford, J. A., & Rogers, W. A. (2016). TechSAge minimum battery: Overview of measures (TechSAge-TR-1601). Atlanta, GA: Georgia Institute of Technology, Rehabilitation Engineering Research Center on Technologies to Support Successful Aging with Disability. 

Bryant, P., Vladimirova, E., & Homesley, M. (2016). Food for Thought project: Older adults’ interaction with touchscreen. Internal report. Atlanta, GA: Georgia Institute of Technology.

 

2014

Harrington, C. & Rogers, W. A. (2014). An archival analysis of everyday task challenges for adults aging with disabilities (TechSAge-TR-1401). Atlanta, GA: Georgia Institute of Technology, Rehabilitation Engineering Research Center on Technologies to Support Successful Aging with Disability. 

McClellan, A., & Williams, C. (2014). Visual accessibility analysis of Food for Thought. Technical Report. North Carolina State University, Raleigh, NC. 

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