Black R, S McKenna, J Zhang, PO Kristensson, C Norrie, S Bano, Z Rashid, A Waller (2016). ACE-LP: Augmenting Communication using Environmental Data to drive Language Prediction. Communication Matters Conference, Leeds, UK, Book of Abstracts at CM 2016. (PDF Format)
Black R, S McKenna, J Zhang, PO Kristensson, C Norrie, S Bano, Z Rashid, A Waller (2016). ACE-LP: Augmenting Communication using Environmental Data to drive Language Prediction. 17th Biennial Conference of the International Society of Augmentative and Alternative Communication (ISAAC), Toronto, Canada. (PDF Format Poster)
McGregor A (2016). No Further On After 30 Years, Still Can’t Speak Fast Enough. 17th Biennial Conference of the International Society of Augmentative and Alternative Communication (ISAAC), Toronto, Canada. (PDF Format PowerPoint
S Bano, J Zhang, S McKenna (2017). Finding Time Together: Detection and Classification of Focused Interaction in Egocentric Video. International Conference on Computer Vision (ICCV 2017), Venice, Italy.
Other Public Output
YouTube: An introduction to ACE-LP (2016). Annalu Waller, Rolf Black, with Alan McGregor, University of Dundee, Press Office (External Web Link).
Report on ISAAC (2016). Alan McGregor, Honorary Researcher at Dundee University (PDF Format Report).
Women in Computer Vision: Sophia Bano (2016). Computer Vision News, RSIP Vision (External Web Link).
Speech aid advances could help end social isolation (3 Sep 2016). Kirsteen Paterson, TheNational.scot, Herald & Times Group (External Web Link).
£1 million Dundee University project to improve communication devices (2 Sep 2016). Ciaran Sneddon, TheCourier.co.uk, DC Thomson Publishing (External Web Link).
Further Reading and Related Publications
Communication Access to Conversational Narrative (2006). Waller A. Topics of Language Disorders, Vol. 26, No. 3, pp. 221–239, Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, Inc. (PDF at Edinburgh University)
The WriteTalk Project: Story-based Interactive Communication (1999). Waller A, Francis J, Tait L, Booth L and Wood H. In Assistive Technology on the Threshold of the New Millennium. Christian Bühler, and Harry Knops (Eds.). IOS Press. (PDF)
Locked in My Body (2016). Terry Newbury is fully awake but not able to communicate with the outside world. This short observational documentary tells Terry’s story and his fight to communicate again. BBC iPlayer.
My Left Foot (1954). Christy Brown (Book)
The Diving-Bell and the Butterfly (1997). Jean-Dominique Baby (Book)