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2017

Collaborations

Burivalova, Z., Towsey, M., Boucher, T., Truskinger, A., Apelis, C., Roe, P., & Game, E. T. (2017). Using soundscapes to detect variable degrees of human influence on tropical forests in Papua New Guinea. Conservation Biology. doi:10.1111/cobi.12968
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2016

Eichinski, P, & Roe, P (2016). Datatrack: An R package for managing data in a multi-stage experimental workflow. IEEE 12th International Conference on eScience,
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Dema,T., Brereton, M., Roe, P., Zhang, J. and Towsey, M. (2016) Challenges in Designing Visual Analytics for Environmental Acoustic Monitoring. In Proceedings of the 2016 ACM Conference Companion Publication on Designing Interactive Systems (DIS '16 Companion), ACM, New York, NY, USA, 113-116.
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Xie, Jie, Towsey, Michael, Zhang, Jinglan and Roe, Paul. Frog call classification based on enhanced features and machine learning algorithms, Applied Acoustics, Volume 113, June 2016, pp. 193-201.
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Xie, Jie, Towsey, Michael, Zhang, Liang, Yasumiba, Kiyomi, Schwarzkopf, Lin, Zhang, Jinglan and Roe, Paul. Multiple-Instance Multiple-Label Learning for the Classification of Frog Calls with Acoustic Event Detection. Image and Signal Processing: 7th International Conference, ICISP 2016, Trois-Rivières, QC, Canada, May 30 - June 1, 2016, Proceedings, Springer International Publishing, Québec, Canada, pp. 222-230.
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Xie, Jie, Towsey, Michael, Zhang, Liang, Zhang, Jinglan and Roe, Paul. Feature extraction based on bandpass filtering for frog call classification. Image and Signal Processing: 7th International Conference, ICISP 2016, Trois-Rivières, QC, Canada, May 30 - June 1, 2016, Proceedings, Springer International Publishing, Québec, Canada, pp. 231-239.
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Cappadonna, J.L., Brereton, M., Watson, D.M. and Roe, P. 2016. Calls from the wild: Engaging citizen scientists with animal sounds. In Proceedings of the DIS '16 Companion: Proceedings of the 2016 ACM Conference Companion Publication on Designing Interactive Systems, 157-160. New York, New York, USA: ACM. doi: 10.1145/2908805.2909413 Published Article  |  Research Gate

Zhang, L., Towsey, M., Zhang, J. & Roe, P. (2016). Classifying and ranking audio clips to support bird species richness surveys, Ecological Informatics, 34, 108-116, doi: 10.1016/j.ecoinf.2016.05.005
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Zhang, L., Towsey, M., Xie, J., Zhang, J. & Roe, P. (2016). Using multi-label classification for acoustic pattern detection and assisting bird species surveys, Applied Acoustics, 110, 91-98, doi: 10.1016/j.apacoust.2016.03.027
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Xie, J, Towsey, M, Zhang, J, & Roe, P (2016). Adaptive frequency scaled wavelet packet decomposition for frog call classification. Ecological Informatics, 32, pp. 134-144. doi: 10.1016/j.ecoinf.2016.01.007
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2015

Towsey, M., Truskinger A., & Roe P. (2015). The Navigation and Visualisation of Environmental Audio Using Zooming Spectrograms. 2015 IEEE International Conference on Data Mining Workshop (ICDMW), Atlantic City, NJ, 2015, pp. 788-797. doi: 10.1109/ICDMW.2015.118
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Zhang, L., Towsey, M., Zhang, J. & Roe, P. (2015). Computer-assisted Sampling of Acoustic Data for More Efficient Determination of Bird Species Richness, IEEE International Conference on Data Mining workshop Environmental Acoustic Data Mining, Atlantic City, NJ, USA, 14-17 November, 2015
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Zhang, L., Towsey, M., Eichinski, P, Zhang, J. & Roe, P. (2015). Assistive classification for improving the efficiency of avian species richness surveys, 2015 IEEE International Conference on Data Science and Advanced Analytics (DSAA' 2015), Paris, France, 19-21 October, 2015
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Sankupellay M., Towsey, M., Truskinger, A., & Roe, P. (2015). Visual Fingerprints of the Acoustic Environment: The Use of Acoustic Indices to Characterise Natural Habitats, IEEE International Symposium on Big Data Visual Analytics, Tasmania, Australia, 22-25 Sep 2015.
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Xie, J, Towsey, M, Eichinski, P, Zhang, J, & Roe, P (2015). Acoustic feature extraction using perceptual wavelet packet decomposition for frog call classification. In 2015 IEEE 11th International Conference on e-Science (e-Science) IEEE , Munich, Germany, pp. 237-242.
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Eichinski, P., Sitbon, L., & Roe, P. (2015). Clustering acoustic events in environmental recordings for species richness surveys. Procedia Computer Science, 51, 640-649.
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Xie, J, Towsey, M, Zhang, J, & Roe, P (2015) Image processing and classification procedure for the analysis of Australian frog vocalisations. 2nd International Workshop on Environmental Multimedia Retrieval, ACM , Shanghai, China, pp. 15-20.
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Xie, J, Zhang, J, & Roe, P (2015) Acoustic features for hierarchical classification of Australian frog calls. In 10th International Conference on Information, Communications and Signal Processing , 2-4 December 2015, Singapore.
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Xie, J, Towsey, M, Zhang, J, Dong, X, & Roe, P (2015). Application of image processing techniques for frog call classification, 2015 IEEE International Conference on Image Processing (ICIP), Québec City, Canada, pp. 4190-4194.
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Xie, J., Towsey, M., Truskinger, A., Eichinski, P., Jinglan Zhang, & Roe, P. (2015). Acoustic classification of Australian anurans using syllable features 2015 IEEE Tenth International Conference on Intelligent Sensors, Sensor Networks and Information Processing (ISSNIP), pp.1,6, 7-9 April 2015.
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Xie, J., Towsey, M., Yasumiba, K., Jinglan Zhang, & Roe, P. (2015). Detection of anuran calling activity in long field recordings for bio-acoustic monitoring. 2015 IEEE Tenth International Conference on Intelligent Sensors, Sensor Networks and Information Processing (ISSNIP), pp.1,6, 7-9 April 2015.
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Dong, X., Towsey, M., Zhang, J., & Roe, P. (2015). Compact features for birdcall retrieval from environmental acoustic recordings. In IEEE International Workshop on Environment Acoustic Data Mining (EADM), 14 Nov 2015, Atlantic City, USA.
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Dong, X., Eichinski, P., Towsey, M., Zhang, J., & Roe, P. (2015). Birdcall retrieval from environmental acoustic recordings using image processing. In 2015 International Conference on Digital Image Computing: Techniques and Applications (DICTA), 23-25 Nov 2015, Adelaide, Australia.
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Dong, X., Xie, J., Towsey, M., Zhang, J., & Roe, P. (2015). Generalised features for bird vocalisation retrieval in acoustic recordings. In 2015 IEEE International Workshop on Multmediea Signal Processing, 19-21 Oct 2015, Xiamen, China.
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Dong, X., Towsey, M., Truskinger, A., Cottman-Fields, M., Zhang, J., & Roe, P. (2015). Similarity-based Birdcall Retrieval from Environmental audio. Ecological Informatics(2015), 66-76. doi: 10.1016/j.ecoinf.2015.07.007
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Truskinger, A., Towsey, M., & Roe, P. (2015). Decision Support for the Efficient Annotation of Bioacoustic Events. Ecological Informatics, 25, 14-21. doi: 10.1016/j.ecoinf.2014.10.001
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2014

Truskinger, A., Cottman-Fields, M., Eichinski, P., Towsey, M., & Roe, P. (2014). Practical Analysis of Big Acoustic Sensor Data for Environmental Monitoring. Paper presented at the 2014 IEEE International Conference on Big Data and Cloud Computing (BDCloud), Sydney, Australia.
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Eichinski, P., Roe, P. (2014) Heat Maps for Aggregating Bioacoustic Annotations. In 18th International Conference on Information Visualisation, 16-18 July 2014, Paris, France.
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Cottman-Fields, M., Brereton, M., Wimmer, J., & Roe, P. (2014) Collaborative extension of biodiversity monitoring protocols in the bird watching community. In Proceedings of the 13th Participatory Design Conference, ACM, 6-10 October 2014, Windhoek, Namibia.
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Ferroudj, M., Truskinger, A., Towsey, M., Zhang, J., Roe, P., & Zhang, L. (2014) Detection of rain in acoustic recordings of the environment. In Press in The 13th Pacific Rim International Conference on Artificial Intelligence, 1-5 December 2014, Gold Coast, Australia.
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Towsey, M., Parsons, S., Sueur, J. (2014). Ecology and acoustics at a large scale, Ecological Informatics, 21:1-3, May 2014.
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Towsey, M., Zhang, L., Cottman-Fields, M., Wimmer J., Zhang, J., & Roe, P. (2014). Visualization of long-duration acoustic recordings of the environment. Proceedings of the International Conference on Computational Science (ICCS 2014), Cairns, Australia, 9-12 June 2014.
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Towsey, M., Zhang, L., & Roe, P. (2014). Long duration false-colour spectrograms (abstract only), Ecology and acoustics: emergent properties from community to landscape, (sciencesconf.org:ecoacoustics:34292) 16-18 June 2014, Paris (France).
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Towsey, M., Wimmer, J., Williamson, I., & Roe, P. (2014). The use of acoustic indices to determine avian species richness in audio-recordings of the environment. Ecological Informatics. doi:10.1016/j.ecoinf.2013.11.007
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2013

Wimmer, J., Towsey, M., Roe, P., & Williamson, I. (2013). Sampling environmental acoustic recordings to determine bird species richness. Ecological Applications 23:1419-1428. http://dx.doi.org/10.1890/12-2088.1
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Law, C. L., Roe, P., and Zhang, J., (2013) BioCondition assessment tool: A mobile application to aid vegetation assessment, in Tools for Mobile Multimedia, Dian Tjondronegoro, IGI Global Book DOI: 10.4018/978-1-4666-4054-2.ch012
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Wimmer, J., Towsey, M., Planitz, B., Williamson, I., & Roe, P. (2013). Analysing environmental acoustic data through collaboration and automation. Future Generation Computer Systems, 29(2), 560-568. doi:10.1016/j.future.2012.03.004
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Zhang, J., Huang, K., Cottman-Fields, M., Truskinger, A., Roe, P., Duan, S., ... Wimmer, J. (2013). Managing and Analysing Big Audio Data for Environmental Monitoring. In 2013 IEEE 16th International Conference on Computational Science and Engineering (CSE) (pp. 997-1004). doi:10.1109/CSE.2013.146
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Truskinger, A., Cottman-Fields, M., Johnson, D., & Roe, P. (2013). Rapid Scanning of Spectrograms for Efficient Identification of Bioacoustic Events in Big Data. In 2013 IEEE 9th International Conference on eScience (eScience) (pp. 270-277). doi:10.1109/eScience.2013.25
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Dong, X., Towsey, M., Zhang, J., Banks, J., & Roe, P. (2013). A Novel Representation of Bioacoustic Events for Content-Based Search in Field Audio Data. In 2013 International Conference on Digital Image Computing: Techniques and Applications (DICTA) (pp. 1-6). doi:10.1109/DICTA.2013.6691473
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Truskinger, A., Newmarch, I., Cottman-Fields, M., Wimmer, J., Towsey, M., Zhang, J., & Roe, P. (2013). Reconciling Folksonomic Tagging with Taxa for Bioacoustic Annotations. In X. Lin, Y. Manolopoulos, D. Srivastava, & G. Huang (Eds.), Web Information Systems Engineering - WISE 2013 (pp. 292-305). Springer Berlin Heidelberg.
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Duan, S., Zhang, J., Roe, P., Wimmer, J., Dong, X., Truskinger, A., & Towsey, M. (2013). Timed Probabilistic Automaton: a bridge between Raven and Song Scope for automatic species recognition. In H. Muñoz-Avila & D. J. Stracuzzi (Eds.), Proceedings of the Twenty-Fifth Innovative Applications of Artificial Intelligence Conference (pp. 1519-1524). Bellevue, Washington, USA: AAAI.
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Cottman-Fields, M., Brereton, M., & Roe, P. (2013). Virtual Birding: Extending an Environmental Pastime into the Virtual World for Citizen Science. In Proceedings of the SIGCHI Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems (pp. 2029-2032). New York, NY, USA: ACM. doi:10.1145/2470654.2466268
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2012

Law, C. L., Roe, P., & Zhang, J. (2012). Using Mobile Technology and Augmented Reality to Increase Data Reliability for Environmental Assessment. In Proceedings of the 24th Australian Computer-Human Interaction Conference (pp. 327-330). New York, NY, USA: ACM. doi:10.1145/2414536.2414589
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Duan, S., Zhang, J., Roe, P., Towsey, M., & Buckingham, L. (2012). Timed and probabilistic automata for automatic animal Call Recognition. In 2012 21st International Conference on Pattern Recognition (ICPR) (pp. 2910-2913).
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Yang, H., Zhang, J., & Roe, P. (2013). Reputation modelling in Citizen Science for environmental acoustic data analysis. Social Network Analysis and Mining, 3(3), 419-435. doi:10.1007/s13278-012-0087-3
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Duan, S., Zhang, J., Roe, P., & Towsey, M. (n.d.). A survey of tagging techniques for music, speech and environmental sound. Artificial Intelligence Review, 1-25. doi:10.1007/s10462-012-9362-y
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Towsey, M., Planitz, B., Nantes, A., Wimmer, J., & Roe, P. (2012). A toolbox for animal call recognition. Bioacoustics, 21(2), 107-125. doi:10.1080/09524622.2011.648753
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2011

Boo, J.-P., Kim, D.-H., Park, H.-D., & Roe, P. (2011). An Integrated Process Method of Sensing Data for Multi-sensor Networks. In J. J. Park, L. T. Yang, & C. Lee (Eds.), Future Information Technology (pp. 167-174). Springer Berlin Heidelberg.
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Young, J. A., Roe, P., Graham, P. W., Grace, P., Zhang, D., De Vine, L., … Sun, Y. (2011). Extensible software for research data capture.
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Duan, S., Towsey, M., Zhang, J., Truskinger, A., Wimmer, J., & Roe, P. (2011). Acoustic component detection for automatic species recognition in environmental monitoring. In 2011 Seventh International Conference on Intelligent Sensors, Sensor Networks and Information Processing (ISSNIP) (pp. 514-519). doi:10.1109/ISSNIP.2011.6146597
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Truskinger, A., Yang, H., Wimmer, J., Zhang, J., Williamson, I., & Roe, P. (2011). Large Scale Participatory Acoustic Sensor Data Analysis: Tools and Reputation Models to Enhance Effectiveness. In 2011 IEEE 7th International Conference on E-Science (e-Science) (pp. 150-157). doi:10.1109/eScience.2011.29
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Cottman-Fields, M., Truskinger, A., Wimmer, J., & Roe, P. (2011). The Adaptive Collection and Analysis of Distributed Multimedia Sensor Data. In 2011 IEEE 7th International Conference on E-Science (e-Science) (pp. 218-223). doi:10.1109/eScience.2011.38
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Yang, H., Zhang, J., & Roe, P. (2011). Using Reputation Management in Participatory Sensing for Data Classification. Procedia Computer Science, 5, 190-197. doi:10.1016/j.procs.2011.07.026
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Ellis, W., Bercovitch, F., FitzGibbon, S., Roe, P., Wimmer, J., Melzer, A., & Wilson, R. (2011). Koala bellows and their association with the spatial dynamics of free-ranging koalas. Behavioral Ecology, 22(2), 372-377. doi:10.1093/beheco/arq216
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2010

Ellis, W. A., Fitzgibbon, S. I., Roe, P., Bercovitch, F. B., & Wilson, R. (2010). Unraveling the mystery of koala vocalisations: acoustic sensor network and GPS technology reveals males bellow to serenade females. Integrative and Comparative Biology, 50, E49-E49.
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Wimmer, J., Towsey, M., Planitz, B., Roe, P., & Williamson, I. (2010). Scaling Acoustic Data Analysis through Collaboration and Automation. In 2010 IEEE Sixth International Conference on e-Science (e-Science) (pp. 308-315). doi:10.1109/eScience.2010.17
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2009

Planitz, B. M., Roe, P., Sumitomo, J., Towsey, M. W., Williamson, I., & Wimmer, J. (2009). Listening to nature: techniques for large-scale monitoring of ecosystems using acoustics. In Faculty of Science and Technology. Novotel Sydney Manly Pacific, Sydney.
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Planitz, B., Roe, P., Sumitomo, J., Towsey, M. W., Williamson, I., Wimmer, J., & Zhang, J. (2009). Listening to nature: acoustic monitoring of the environment. In Faculty of Science and Technology; School of Life Sciences; School of Software Engineering & Data Communications. Carnegie Mellon University, Pittsburgh.
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Zhang, J., Roe, P., Mason, R., Pham, B., "Archiving city heartbeat using mobile phones" in Movement-Aware Applications For Sustainable Mobility: Technologies and Approaches Monica Wachowicz, Technical University of Madrid, Spain to be published by IGI Global 2009.
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Liu, Y., Zhang, J., Richards, M., Pham, B., Roe, P., & Clarke, A. (2009). Towards Continuous Surveillance of Fruit Flies Using Sensor Networks and Machine Vision. In 5th International Conference on Wireless Communications, Networking and Mobile Computing, 2009. WiCom ’09 (pp. 1-5). doi:10.1109/WICOM.2009.5303034
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2008

Mason, R., Roe, P., Towsey, M., Zhang, J., Gibson, J., & Gage, S. (2008). Towards an Acoustic Environmental Observatory. In IEEE Fourth International Conference on eScience, 2008. eScience ’08 (pp. 135-142). doi:10.1109/eScience.2008.16
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Lau, A., Mason, R., Pham, B., Richards, M., Roe, P., & Zhang, J. (2008). Monitoring the environment through acoustics using smartphone-based sensors and 3G networking. In K. Langendoen (Ed.), (pp. 52-57). Presented at the Proceedings of the Second International Workshop on Wireless Sensor Network Deployments (WiDeploy08); 4th IEEE International Conference on Distributed Computing in Sensor Systems, DCOSS 2008, United States of America: IEEE.
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2007

Cai, J., Ee, D., Pham, B., Roe, P., & Zhang, J. (2007). Sensor Network for the Monitoring of Ecosystem: Bird Species Recognition. In 3rd International Conference on Intelligent Sensors, Sensor Networks and Information, 2007. ISSNIP 2007 (pp. 293-298). doi:10.1109/ISSNIP.2007.4496859
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Cai, J., Ee, D., Lau, A., Mason, R., Pham, B., Roe, P., … Gage, S. (2007). Acoustic Sensor Networks for Environmental Monitoring. In Proceedings of the 5th International Conference on Embedded Networked Sensor Systems (pp. 391-392). New York, NY, USA: ACM. doi:10.1145/1322263.1322310
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