Michel C. Desmarais

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http://www.professeurs.polymtl.ca/michel.desmarais/
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Ecole Polytechnique Montreal (http://www.polymtl.ca)
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Michel Desmarais is an associate professor at the Computer Engineering Department of Ecole Polytechnique de Montreal since 2002.  His field
of expertise is in the domains of Human-Computer Interactions, e-learning, and Artificial Intelligence.  He has 15 years of experience in software project management.  He was principal researcher of the Human-Computer Interaction and Computerized Learning
Environments groups at the Computer Research Institute of Montreal between 1990 and 1998, where he directed a research program in HCI and computer assisted learning, and was involved in a number of research projects in close collaboration with private corporations.  From 1998 to 2002, he was director of the Web services department in a private company (mvm.com) and leader of a number of R&D Web-based software projects.  He is the author of a book, ten scientific journal publications and over 20 book chapters and conferences papers.

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Publication period start
1987
Publication period end
2011
Number of co-authors
13

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Publications

Desmarais, Michel C. (2011): Performance Comparison of Item-to-Item Skills Models with the IRT Single Latent Trait Mode. In: Proceedings of the 2011 Conference on User Modeling, Adaptation and Personalization , 2011, . pp. 75-86. http://www.springerlink.com/content/4W825L22Q40RH175

Plouznikoff, Alexandre, Plouznikoff, Nicolas, Robert, Jean-Marc, Desmarais, Michel C. (2006): Enhancing human-machine interactions: virtual interface alteration through wearable comput. In: Proceedings of ACM CHI 2006 Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems , 2006, . pp. 373-376. http://doi.acm.org/10.1145/1124772.1124828

Plouznikoff, Nicolas, Plouznikoff, Alexandre, Desmarais, Michel C., Robert, Jean-Marc (2006): Support mobile à la tâche: médiation utilisateur - monde réel par l\'intermédiaire d\'un o. In: Proceedings of the 2006 Conference of the Association Francophone dInteraction Homme-Machine , 2006, . pp. 107-114. http://doi.acm.org/10.1145/1132736.1132750

Jodoin, André, L\'Archevêque, Régent, Allard, Pierre, Desmarais, Michel C., Granger, Louis (2006): Un environnement de développement dynamique qui intègre des composants graphiques actifs. In: Proceedings of the 2006 Conference of the Association Francophone dInteraction Homme-Machine , 2006, . pp. 293-294. http://doi.acm.org/10.1145/1132736.1132789

Desmarais, Michel C., Liu, Jiming (1993): Exploring the Applications of User-Expertise Assessment for Intelligent Interfaces. In: Ashlund, Stacey, Mullet, Kevin, Henderson, Austin, Hollnagel, Erik, White, Ted (eds.) Proceedings of the ACM CHI 93 Human Factors in Computing Systems Conference April 24-29, 1993, Amsterdam, The Netherlands. pp. 308-313. http://www.acm.org/pubs/articles/proceedings/chi/169059/p308-desmarais/p308-desmarais.pdf

Desmarais, Michel C., Giroux, Luc, Larochelle, Serge (1993): An Advice-Giving Interface Based on Plan-Recognition and User-Knowledge Assessment. In International Journal of Man-Machine Studies, 39 (6) pp. 901-924.

Desmarais, Michel C., Liu, Jiming (1993): Experimental Results on User Knowledge Assessment with an Evidential Reasoning Methodology. In: Gray, Wayne D., Hefley, William, Murray, Dianne (eds.) International Workshop on Intelligent User Interfaces 1993 January 4-7, 1993, Orlando, Florida, USA. pp. 223-226. http://www.acm.org/pubs/articles/proceedings/uist/169891/p223-desmarais/p223-desmarais.pdf

Desmarais, Michel C., Pavel, Michael (1987): User Knowledge Evaluation: An Experiment with UNIX. In: Bullinger, Hans-Jorg, Shackel, Brian (eds.) INTERACT 87 - 2nd IFIP International Conference on Human-Computer Interaction September 1-4, 1987, Stuttgart, Germany. pp. 151-156.

Desmarais, Michel C., Larochelle, Serge, Giroux, Luc (1987): The Diagnosis of User Strategies. In: Bullinger, Hans-Jorg, Shackel, Brian (eds.) INTERACT 87 - 2nd IFIP International Conference on Human-Computer Interaction September 1-4, 1987, Stuttgart, Germany. pp. 185-189.

(2005): Human-Centered Software Engineering - Integrating Usability in the Software Development Lifecycle, Seffah, Ahmed, Gulliksen, Jan, Desmarais, Michel C. (eds.), Springer-Verlag,