Associate Professor of Computer Science at Stanford UniversityHe co-directs the Human-Computer Interaction Group and BredtFaculty Scholar development chair.Background2004 University of California, Berkeley · PhD in Computer Science2001 University of California, Berkeley · MS in Computer Science1999 Brown University · Dual BA with honors in Art-Semiotics and Computer ScienceGraphic Design coursework at the Rhode Island School of Design Awards He has been awarded the Katayanagi Emerging Leadership Prize, Sloan Fellowship, NSF CAREER award, Microsoft Research New Faculty Fellowship, and several best paper awards at the premier HCI conferences (CHI and UIST).
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Scott Klemmer’s research Example Search Insightful Rapidly Designing and Adaptation Prototyping Tools Alternatives
Bricolage: Example-Based Retargeting for Web DesignRanjitha Kumar, Jerry O. Talton, Salman Ahmad, and Sco: R. KlemmerCHI: ACM Conference on Human Factors in Compu6ng Systems, 2011. Best Paper Step 1: bento page segmentation Step 2: collecting and analyzing human mapping Step 3: computing page mapping
d.tour: Style-based Exploration of Design Example GalleriesDaniel Ritchie, Ankita Arvind Kejriwal, Sco: R KlemmerUIST: ACM Symposium on User Interface SoAware and Technology, 2011
BlueprintExample-Centric Programming: Integrating Web Search into theDevelopment EnvironmentJoel Brandt, Mira Dontcheva, Marcos Weskamp, Sco: R. KlemmerCHI: ACM Conference on Human Factors in Compu6ng Systems, 2010. Best Paper Nominee. 1. embedding search into the development environment 2. extracting code examples from Web pages and composing them in a consistent, code-centric search results view http://labs.adobe.com/technologies/blueprint/
Creating and Comparing Alternatives Steven P Dow Assistant Professor at the HCI Institute at Carnegie Mellon University Prototyping Dynamics: Sharing Multiple Designs Improves Exploration, Group Rapport, and Results, Steven P. Dow, Julie Fortuna, Dan Schwartz, Beth Altringer, Daniel L. Schwartz, and Scott R. Klemmer. Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems (CHI’11),Vancouver, BC, CAN, 2011. Parallel Prototyping Leads to Better Design Results, More Divergence, and Increased Self-Efﬁcacy, Steven P. Dow, Alana Glassco, Jonathan Kass, Melissa Schwarz, Daniel L. Schwartz, Scott R. Klemmer. In ACM Transactions on Computer- Human Interaction, 17(4), 2010. The Efﬁcacy of Prototyping Under Time Constraints, Steven P. Dow, Kate Heddleston, and Scott R. Klemmer. ACM SIGCHI Conf on Creativity and Cognition, Berkeley, CA, USA, 2009.