2021 Showcase


Each year, the Research Showcase shares human-centered, interdisciplinary research that connects people with technology to achieve their goals. It focuses on socially relevant topics through the keynote speech and a series of short presentations and posters.

2021 Research Showcase

Wednesday, October 27, 2021
1:00-4:30 p.m.
Virtual Event, Gather.Town

Schedule of Events

1:00 – 1:30 p.m. Poster Session I 
1:30 – 2:15 p.m. Presentation Session I
2:15 – 2:45 p.m. Break
2:45 – 3:30 p.m. Presentation Session II
3:30 – 4:30 p.m. Poster Session II 

Presentation Session I

Developing a Framework of Comprehensive Criteria for Privacy Protections
Masooda Bashir, Catherine Blake, Tian Wang,  Carol Mullins Hayes, Ryan Wang, Shufan Ming

iSchools at the intersection
Maria Bonn, Mike Twidale

Modelling of Transcription Factor Impact on Gene Expression in Maize Enzymatic Pathways
Alexandria Tran

Presentation Session II

Fairness-aware Model-agnostic Positive and Unlabeled Learning
Ziwei Wu

Using Conversational Agents as Informal Learning Partners
Smit Desai

What determines price in platform work? An empirical study of the impact of ratings, experience and duration
Zak Kilhoffer

The WHO/PAHO Anti-Infodemic Virtual Center
Ian Brooks, Kate McDowell


Poster 1
Analysis of Team Science: Workshop Report on Airborne Transmission of Coronavirus
Min Cheong Kim, Laura Lee, Sunethra Kannan

Poster 2
Comparing co-authorship networks between two debates about the dangers of tobacco smoke
Jaihyun Park, Jodi Schneider

Poster 3
Hotel Epistemology – Tobacco Industry Influence in Academic Networking
Ted Ledford

Poster 4
Using citation redistribution to estimate unbiased expected citation count from a biased citation network
Yuanxi Fu, Zhonghe Wan, Yuanxi Fu, and Jodi Schneider

Poster 5
Connecting Library E-Resources and Faculty Research
Chris Wiley

Poster 6
Towards an Assessment of Funded Research in Africa
Malik Salami

Poster 7
Library and Archival Responses to the Climate Emergency
Patrick Depret-Guillaume, Kate Williams

Poster 8
Taxonomy for Calliopeâ’s Library: Building for Recommendation and User Browsing
Katie Colson, Inkyung Choi 

Poster 9
Librarian-Teacher Co-Teaching and the Role of School Librarians in Facilitating Inquiry and Maker Learning
Kyungwon Koh, Julia Burns Petrella

Poster 10
My Newbery @100: Youth Responses to Literature through Hands-on Making and Game Design
Kyungwon Koh, Emilie Noreen Butt, Alvarez Dixon, Emily Fishkin, Laila Candace Virgo-Carter

Poster 11
Zines as a Tool for Critical Library Instruction
Lily Murray

Poster 12
Deconstructing Euro-American Centered Catalogue Systems in Libraries and Archives
Matialyn Munton

Poster 13
Using text mining to solve real-world problems – student projects for Fall 2021
Jenna Kim, Catherine Blake

Poster 14
Label-free colorectal cancer segmentation and screening using Mask R-CNN and spatial light interference microscopy (SLIM)
Jingfang Zhang, Gabriel Popescu

Poster 15
Quality Over Quantity: Assessing the Effect of Corpus Quality and Size on Rhetorical Classification of Biomedical Abstracts
Mengfei Lan, Halil Kilicoglu

Poster 16
A Cascade of Neural Models for Structuring Scholarly NLP Contributions
Haoyang Liu, Janina Sarol, Halil Kilicoglu

Poster 17
Investigating data augmentation on text mining models of publication transparency: a case study on randomized controlled trials
Lan Jiang, Halil Kilicoglu
Poster 18
Automating Procedurally Fair Feature Selection in Machine Learning
Clara Belitz, Lan Jiang, Nigel Bosch

Poster 19
EvidenceMiner: Textual Evidence Discovery for Life Sciences
Yingjun Guan, Xuan Wang, Weili Liu, Aabhas Chauhan, Jiawei Han, et al

Poster 20
Hey Google, What Shall I Compare Thee to?
Smit Desai, Michael Twidale

Poster 21
"Emotions in the audio notes matter!" - Examining User Experience of Multimodal Note-Taking and Note-Reviewing
Si Chen, Risheng Lu

Poster 22
SDG: A Simplified and Dynamic Graph Neural Network
Dongqi Fu

Poster 23
"PocketBot is like a knock-on-the-door!": Designing a Chatbot for Promoting Long-Distance Relationships
Qingxiao Zheng, Daniela Markazi, Yiliu Tang, Yun Huang

Poster 24
Unpacking Large-Scale Usage of Community-Sourced Risk Systems
Yun Huang, Shufan Ming, Haocong Cheng, Ke-Rou Wang

Poster 25
Access to the Law in Carceral Facilities
Rebecca Greenlee

Poster 26
Vulnerability of Knowledge Transfer across Domains
Jun Wu, Jingrui He

Poster 27
Deep Co-Attention Network for Multi-View Subspace Learning
Lecheng Zheng, Yu Cheng, Hongxia Yang, Nan Cao, Jingrui He

Poster 28
Multi-facet Contextual Bandits: A Neural Network Perspective
Yikun Ban, Jingrui He, Curtiss B. Cook

Poster 29
I Prefer an Everyday Style and Dislike Big Food Fighters: Integrating Foodshow into Everyday Life
Zhixuan (Kyrie) Zhou, Xianghua Ding, Xinru Tang, Yunan Chen

Poster 30
Exploring Chinese Celebrity Fans' Online Information Seeking Behaviors
Qiuyan Guo

Poster 31
Radical Empathy in the University Archives: Examining Archival Representations of Chinese Students from 1904 to 1920
Ruohua Han, Yingying Han

Poster 32
Representations of Health and Wellness on Instagram: An Analysis of 285,000 Posts
Chaewon Bak, co-authors: Hunter Priniskiâ, Jessie Chin

Poster 33
Identifying False Human Papillomavirus (HPV) Vaccine Information and Corresponding Risk Perceptions From Twitter: Advanced Predictive Models
Tre Tomaszewski, Morales A, Lourentzou I, Caskey R, Liu B, Schwartz A, Chin J

Poster 34
Addressing Anxiety and Depression Through Mobile Technologies Aimed at Adolescents from Underrepresented Minority Groups
Lixcy Vega, Jessie Chin