Alice M. Agogino

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Alice M. Agogino is the Roscoe and Elizabeth Hughes Distinguished Professor of Mechanical Engineering and Chair-elect of UC Berkeley's Academic Senate. She has served in a number of administrative positions at UC Berkeley, including Associate Dean of Engineering and Faculty Assistant to the Executive Vice Chancellor and Provost in Educational Development and Technology. She also served as Director for Synthesis, an NSF-sponsored coalition of eight universities with the goal of reforming undergraduate engineering education, and continues as PI for the NEEDS ( and SMETE.ORG educational digital libraries. Agogino leads a number of research projects in the areas of computational design, learning sciences, wireless micro-sensors MEMS, green design and diagnostics and monitoring. Agogino received a B.S. in Mechanical Engineering from the University of New Mexico (1975), M.S. degree in Mechanical Engineering (1978) from the University of California at Berkeley an! d Ph.D. from the Department of Engineering-Economic Systems at Stanford University (1984). She has authored over 150 scholarly publications; has won numerous teaching, best paper and research awards; and is a member of the National Academy of Engineering. She has supervised 65 MS projects/theses, 26 doctoral dissertations and numerous undergraduate researchers.

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III, William H. Wood, Agogino, Alice M. (1996): Engineering Courseware Content and Delivery: The NEEDS Infrastructure for Distance Indepen. In JASIST - Journal of the American Society for Information Science and Technology, 47 (11) pp. 863-869.

Osborn, James R., Agogino, Alice M. (1992): An Interface for Interactive Spatial Reasoning and Visualization. In: Bauersfeld, Penny, Bennett, John, Lynch, Gene (eds.) Proceedings of the ACM CHI 92 Human Factors in Computing Systems Conference June 3-7, 1992, Monterey, California. pp. 75-82.

Moore, Eric A., Agogino, Alice M. (1987): INFORM: An Architecture for Expert-Directed Knowledge Acquisition. In International Journal of Man-Machine Studies, 26 (2) pp. 213-230.

Dong, Andy, Agogino, Alice M. (2001): Design Principles for the Information Architecture of a SMET Education Digital Library. In: JCDL01: Proceedings of the 1st ACM/IEEE-CS Joint Conference on Digital Libraries , 2001, . pp. 314-321.

Agogino, Alice M. (1999): Visions for a Digital Library for Science, Mathematics, Engineering and Technology Educati. In: DL99: Proceedings of the 4th ACM International Conference on Digital Libraries , 1999, . pp. 205.

Wu, Jialong, Agogino, Alice M. (2004): Automating Keyphrase Extraction with Multi-Objective Genetic Algorithms. In: HICSS 2004 , 2004, .

Sandhu, Jaspal S., Hey, Jonathan, Newman, Catherine, Agogino, Alice M. (2005): Informal Health and Legal Rights Education in Rural, Agricultural Communities Using Mobile. In: ICALT 2005 - Proceedings of the 5th IEEE International Conference on Advanced Learning Technologies 05-08 July, 2005, Kaohsiung, Taiwan. pp. 988-992.

Wen, Yao-Jung, Granderson, Jessica, Agogino, Alice M. (2006): Towards Embedded Wireless-Networked Intelligent Daylighting Systems for Commercial Buildin. In: SUTC 2006 - IEEE International Conference on Sensor Networks, Ubiquitous, and Trustworthy Computing 5-7 June, 2006, Taichung, Taiwan. pp. 326-331.

Zhang, Yunlu, Agogino, Alice M., Li, Shijun (2012): Lessons learned from developing and evaluating a comprehensive digital library for enginee. In: JCDL12 Proceedings of the 2012 Joint International Conference on Digital Libraries , 2012, . pp. 393-394.