Additional Publications:

Rickel, J.; Lesh, N.B.; Rich, C.; Sidner, C.L.; Gertner, A., "Collaborative Discourse Theory as a Foundation for Tutorial Dialogue", International Conference on Intelligent Tutoring Systems (ITS), Vol 2363, pps 542-551, June 2002 (Lecture Notes in Computer Science)


Sidner, C.L.; Dzikovska, M., "Hosting Activities: Experience with and Future Directions for a Robot Agent Host", ACM International Conference on Intelligent User Interfaces, ISBN: 1-58113-382-0, pps 143-150, January 2002.


Rich, C.; Sidner, C.L.; Lesh, N.B., "COLLAGEN: Applying Collaborative Discourse Theory to Human-Computer Interaction", Artificial Intelligence Magazine, Winter 2001, Vol 22, Issue 4, pps 15-25 (AI Magazine)


J. Cassell, Y. I. Nakano, T. W. Bickmore, C. L. Sidner, C. Rich. "Non-Verbal Cues for Discourse Structure." in Proceedings of the 39th meeting of the Association for Computational Linguistics, Toulouse, France, July 2001 (MERL-TR 2001-024).


J. Rickel, N. Lesh, C. Rich, C. Sidner, and A. Gertner. "Building a Bridge between Intelligent Tutoring and Collaborative Dialogue Systems." in Proceedings of the 10th Int. Conf. on Artificial Intelligence in Education, San Antonio, TX, pp. 592-594, May 2001.


C. Rich, N. Lesh, and C. Sidner. "Human-Computer Collaboration for Universal Access." in First Int. Conference on Universal Access in Human-Computer Interaction, New Orleans, LA, Aug 2001 (Invited Paper).


N. Lesh, C. Rich and C. Sidner. “Collaborating with Focused and Unfocused Users under Imperfect Communication,” in Proceedings of the Ninth Int. Conf. on User Modelling, pp. 64-73, July, 2001.


J. Davies, A. Gentner, N. Lesh, C. Rich, C. Sidner, and J. Rickel. “Incorporating Tutorial Strategies Into an Intellignet Assistant,” in Proceedings of the 2001 International Conference on Intelligent User Interfaces, Santa Fe, NM, January, 2001, pp.53-56 MERL-TR2000-040, AIED2001.

K. Lochbaum, B. J. Grosz, C.L. Sidner. ``Discourse Structure and Intention Recognition.'' in A Handbook of Natural Language Processing: Techniques and Applications for the Processing of Language as Text. R. Dale, H. Moisl, and H. Somers, editors, 2000.

N. Lesh, C. Rich, Charles and C. Sidner. "Using Plan Recognition in Human-Computer Collaboration." in Proceedings of the Seventh Int. Conf. on User Modelling, Banff, Canada, July 1999.

D. Gruen, C. Sidner, C. Boettner, C. Rich. "A Collaborative Assistant for Email." in Proceedings of Human Factors in Computing Systems, 1999: Extended Abstracts, pp 196-197.

C. Rich and C. L. Sidner. ``Collagen: A Collaboration Manager for a Collaborative Interface Agent. ''User Modeling and User Assisted Interaction, Vol. 7, No. 3-4, 1998.

B. J. Grosz and C. L. Sidner. ``Lost Intuitions and Forgotten Intentions.'' In Walker, Joshi and Prince, editors, Centering Theory in Discourse. Oxford University Press, 1998.

C. L. Sidner. ``Creating Interfaces Founded on the Principles of Discourse Communication and Collaboration.'' In National Research Council, editor, More Than Screen Deep: Toward Every-Citizen Interfaces to the Nation's Information Infrastructure. National Academy Press, 1997.

S. Whittaker and C. Sidner. ``Information overload leads to overloaded email: an empirical study of email usage.'' in Proceedings of the Human Factors in Computing Systems, CHI'96 Conference , ACM Press, p. 276-283, 1996.

 C. L. Sidner. ``An Artificial Discourse Language for Collaborative Negotiation.'' in Proceedings of the Twelfth National Conference on Artificial Intelligence , MIT Press, Cambridge, MA, Vol 1, pgs. 814-819, 1994.

C. L. Sidner. ``Negotiation in Collaborative Activity: A Discourse Analysis.'' Knowledge-Based Systems, Vol. 7, No. 4, 1994.

B. J. Grosz and C. L. Sidner. "Plans for Discourse." In Cohen, Morgan, and Pollack, editors, Intentions and Plans in Communication and Discourse. MIT Press, 1990.

B. J. Grosz and C. L. Sidner. ``Attention, Intention and the Structure of Discourse.'' Computational Linguistics, Vol. 12, No. 3:175-204, l986. Reprinted in M. Nagao, editor, Language and Artificial Intelligence. Elsevier Science Publishers B.V. (North Holland), 1987.

C. L. Sidner. "What the speaker means: The recognition of speaker plans in discourse." Journal of Computers and Mathematics, Vol. 9, No. 1, 1983.

C. L. Sidner. "Focusing for the interpretation of pronouns." Computational Linguistics, Vol. 7. No. 4, 1981.