Sensor-based Information Seeking Behavior Study

People have their behavioral patterns, through which they determine how to seek and use information. People also exhibit established mobility pattern in their everyday lives. Meanwhile, the modern technologies such as smartphones, wearable devices, and eye trackers have allowed researchers to collect personal, contextual, and cognitive information of users, and create behavioral models from different perspectives.

Considering the analogy between information exploration and geographical exploration, we are aiming to identify the interconnections between these behaviors and predict individuals’ search behavior using personal and contextual signals.

 

Project Website locates here.

Related publications:

Conference Proceedings

Choi, D., Shah, C., Singh, V., (2016), Probing the Interconnections Between Geo-Exploration and Information Exploration Behavior, Proceedings of the 2016 ACM International Joint Conference on Pervasive and Ubiquitous Computing (UbiComp), Heidelberg, Germany. Link

Choi, D., (2016), A Study of Information Seeking Behavior Using Physical and Online Explorations, Proceedings of the 39th International ACM SIGIR Conference on Research and Development in Information Retrieval, Pisa, Italy, (Awarded Best Doctoral Consortium Paper)

Choi, D., (2016), Investigating Information Search Behavior Using Personal and Social Contextual Signals, Proceedings of the2016ACM on Conference on Human Information Interaction and Retrieval – CHIIR’16, Carrboro, North Carolina, USA. Link

Choi, D., (2015), Investigating Search Behavior and Performance Using Personal and Social Context Signals, Proceedings of the6th Symposium on Future Directions in Information Access – FDIA ’15, Thessaloniki, Greece. Link

Poster/Demo

Choi, D., Shah, C., Singh, V., (2016), Decision-Making during Information Seeking: Finding Interconnectsions Between Personal/Social Contextual Behavior and Information Exploration Behavior, The 2016 37th Annual Conference of Society for Judgment and Decision Making (SJDM), Boston, MA
Choi, D., Shah, C., Singh, V., (2016), Which Team Benefits from Collaboration?: Investigating Collaborative Information Seeking Using Personal and Social Contextual Signals, the 79th Annual Meeting of the Association for Information Science and Technology (ASIS&T), Copenhagen, Denmark

Choi, D., (2016), Investigating Collaborative Search Using Personal and Social Contextual Signals, Collective Intelligence 2016, New York, NY. June 1-3.

Choi, D., (2015), Investigating Search Behavior and Performance using Personal and Social Context Signals,the 6th Symposium on Future Directions in Information Access (FDIA), Thessaloniki, Greece.

 

 

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