Publications

Journal Articles

  • Grace Ngai, Stephen C.F. Chan, Hong Va Leong and Vincent T.Y. Ng. “Designing i*CATch: A Multipurpose, Education-friendly Construction Kit for Physical and Wearable Computing”. ACM Transactions on Computing Education, Vol 13, Issue 2, Article 7 (June 2013), 30 pages. DOI=10.1145/2483710.2483712
  • Grace Ngai, Stephen C.F. Chan, Joey C.Y. Cheung and Winnie W.Y. Lau. “Deploying a Wearable Computing Platform for Computing Education”. IEEE Transactions on Learning Technologies, Special Issue on Mobile and Ubiquitous Technologies for Learning, pp. 45-55, January-March, 2010. (Spotlight Paper)
  • Grace Ngai, Winnie W.Y. Lau, Stephen C.F. Chan and Hong-va Leong. “On the Implementation of Self-Assessment in an Introductory Programming Course”. SIGCSE Bull. 41, 4 (Jan. 2010), 85-89.

Conferences

  • Yuanyuan Wang, Stephen Chi Fai Chan, Grace Ngai, Hong-Va Leong. “Quantifying Reviewer Credibility in Online Tourism”. 24th International Conference on Database and Expert Systems Applications (DEXA ’13). Prague, August 26-29, 2013.
  • Grace Ngai, Stephen C.F. Chan, Kam Por Kwan and Josephine M. Csete. “Enhancing students’ sense of civic responsibility and global citizenship through service-learning”. International Conference on Enhancement and Innovation in Higher Education. Glasgow, June 11-13, 2013
  • Stephen C.F. Chan, Grace Ngai, Walter Yuen and Kam Por Kwan. “Institutional Strategies to Educate Professionals for Social Responsibility through Service-Learning”. International Conference on Enhancement and Innovation in Higher Education. Glasgow, June 11-13, 2013
  • Will W. W. Tang, Stephen Chan, Grace Ngai and Hong-va Leong. “Computer Assisted Melo-rhythmic Generation of Traditional Chinese Music from Ink Brush Calligraphy”. 13th International Conference on New Interfaces for Musical Expression (NIME ’13). Daejeon + Seoul, Korea Republic, May 27-30, 2013
  • Kenneth W.K. Lo, Chi Kin Lau, Michael Xuelin Huang, Wai Wa Tang, Grace Ngai, Stephen C.F. Chan. “Mobile DJ: a Tangible, Mobile Platform for Active and Collaborative Music Listening”. 13th International Conference on New Interfaces for Musical Expression (NIME ’13). Daejeon + Seoul, Korea Republic, May 27-30, 2013
  • Yuanyuan Wang, Stephen C.F. Chan, Grace Ngai. “Applicability of Demographic Recommender System to Tourist Attractions: A Case Study on Trip Advisor”. 2012 IEEE/WIC/ACM International Conferences on Web Intelligence and Intelligent Agent Technology (WI-IAT), Macau, December 2012
  • Michael X. Huang, Will W.W. Tang, Kenneth W.K. Lo, C.K Lau, Grace NGAI and Stephen C.F. Chan. “MelodicBrush: A Cross-Modal Link between Ancient and Digital Art Forms”. In CHI 2012 Interactivity-Exploration Austin, Texas, May 2012
  • Michael X. Huang, Will W.W. Tang, Kenneth W.K. Lo, C.K Lau, Grace NGAI and Stephen C.F. Chan. “MelodicBrush: A Novel System for Cross-Modal Digital Art Creation Linking Calligraphy and Music”. In ACM Conference on Designing Interactive Systems (DIS ’12)Newcastle, June 11-15, 2012
  • Kenneth W.K. Lo, Will W.W. Tang, Hong Va Leong, Alvin T.S. Chan, Stephen C.F. Chan and Grace NGAI. “‘i*Chameleon: A Unified Web Service Framework for Integrating Multi-Modal Interaction Devices”. In 9th IEEE Workshop on Managing Ubiquitous Communications and Services (MUCS ’12) Lugano, March 2012
  • Will W.W. Tang, Kenneth W.K. Lo, Grace NGAI, Stephen C.F. Chan, Alvin T.S. Chan and Hong-va Leong. “i*Chameleon: A Scalable and Extensible Framework for Multimodal Interaction”. In CHI ’11 Extended Abstracts on Human Factors in Computing Systems (CHI 2011)Vancouver, Canada: May 2011
  • Grace NGAI, Stephen C.F. Chan, Vincent T.Y. Ng, Joey C.Y. Cheung, Sam S.S. Choy, Winnie W.Y. Lau and Jason T.P. Tse. “i*CATch: A Scalable, Plug-n-Play Wearable Computing Framework for Novices and Children”. Proceedings of the Twenty-Seventh Annual SIGCHI Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems (CHI 2010) Atlanta, GE: April 2010. Best CHI Papers Honorable Mention Award.
  • Grace NGAI, Stephen C.F. Chan, Winnie W.Y. Lau and Joey C.Y. Cheung. “The TeeBoard: an Education-Friendly Construction Platform for E-Textiles and Wearable Computing” Proceedings of the Twenty-Sixth Annual SIGCHI Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems (CHI 2009) Boston, USA: April 2009
  • Grace NGAI, Stephen C.F. Chan, Winnie W.Y. Lau and Joey C.Y. Cheung. “An Education-Friendly Construction Platform for Wearable Computing” In CHI ’09 Extended Abstracts on Human Factors in Computing Systems (CHI 2009) Boston, USA: April 2009
  • Winnie W.Y. Lau, Grace NGAI, Stephen C.F. Chan, and Joey C.Y. Cheung. “Learning programming through fashion and design: a pilot summer course in wearable computing for middle school students”.Proceedings of the 40th ACM technical symposium on Computer Science Education (SIGCSE 2009). Chattanooga, USA: Mar 2009, pp 504-508.
  • Joey C.Y. Cheung, Grace NGAI, Stephen C.F. Chan, and Winnie W.Y. Lau. “Filling the Gap in Programming Instruction: A Text-enhanced Graphical Programming Environment for Junior High Students”.Proceedings of the 40th ACM technical symposium on Computer Science Education (SIGCSE 2009). Chattanooga, USA: Mar 2009, pp 276-280.
  • Grace NGAI, Stephen C.F. Chan, Winnie W.Y. Lau and Joey C.Y. Cheung. A Framework for Collaborative eTextiles Design — An Introduction to Co-eTex. 13th International Conference on CSCW in Design. Santiago, Chile: April 2009
  • Jason T.P Tse, Stephen C.F. Chan, Grace NGAI, Joey C.Y. Cheung and Vincent T.Y. Ng. DYNAMIC COLLABORATIVE ROBOTIC PLATFORM — A BRIEF INTRODUCTION. 13th International Conference on CSCW in Design. Santiago, Chile: April 2009
  • Grace NGAI and Chi-Shing WANG. “A Clustering Approach for Unsupervised Chinese Coreference Resolution”. 5th SIGHAN Workshop on Chinese Language Processing. COLING/ACL Workshop. Sydney: July 2006, pp 40-47
  • Grace Ngai, Stephen C.F. Chan and Vincent T.Y. Ng. “Becoming fluent in Java (or any computer language): Overlearning and Active Learning in Introductory Computer Science Learning”. Asia-Pacific Education Research Association Conference 2006. Hong Kong: November 2006
  • Stephen C.F. Chan, Vincent T.Y. Ng, Grace Ngai. “A Framework for Service Learning in Professional Disciplines”. Asia-Pacific Education Research Association Conference 2006. Hong Kong: November 2006
  • Stephen C.F. Chan, Vincent T.Y. Ng, Grace NGAI and Cane W.K. Leung. “Service Learning — Information Technology Education through Community Service”. IADIS International Conference e-Society 2006. Dublin: July 2006