publications

For more details on my publications please see my my Google Scholar page.

2016

Bentley, F., Peesapati, T., and Church, K. (2016) “I thought she would like to read it”: Exploring Sharing Behaviors in the Context of Declining Mobile Web Use. In Proceedings of CHI 2016 (to appear) [ download ] 

2015

Bentley, F., Church, K., Harrison, B., Lyons, K., and Rafalow, M. Three Hours a Day: Understanding Current Teen Practices of Smartphone Application Use.  arXiv:1510.05192 [ download ]

Best Paper Nominee / Honorable Mention Award Church, K., Ferreira, D., Banovic, N. and Lyons, K. (2015) Understanding the Challenges of Mobile Phone Usage Data. In Proceedings of the 16th International Conference on Human-Computer Interaction with Mobile Devices and Services (MobileHCI’15) [ download ]

Baltrunas, L., Church, K., Karatzoglou, A. and Oliver, N. (2015) Frappe: Understanding the Usage and Perception of Mobile App Recommendations In-The-Wild. arXiv:1505.03014

Holz, C., Bentley, F., Church, K. and Patel, M. (2015) “I’m just on my phone and they’re watching TV”: Quantifying mobile device use while watching television. ACM International Conference on Interactive Experiences for Television and Online Video (TVX 2015) [ download ]

Church, K. and Cramer, H. (2015) Understanding Requirements of Place in Local Search. CHI EA ’15: Proceedings of the 2013 ACM annual conference extended abstracts on Human Factors in Computing Systems Extended Abstracts. ACM [ download ]

Carrascal, J. and Church, K. (2015) An In-Situ Study of Mobile App & Mobile Search Interactions. In Proceedings of the 2013 ACM annual conference extended abstracts on Human Factors in Computing Systems Extended Abstracts (CHI’15). ACM [ download ]

2014

Church, K., Cherubini, M., and Oliver, N. (2014) A Large Scale Study of Daily Information Needs Captured In-Situ. ACM Transactions on Computer-Human Interaction (TOCHI), 21, 2, Article 10 (February 2014), 46 pages. [ download ].

Winner Best Paper Award Pielot, M., Church, K. and de Oliveira, R. (2014) An In-Situ Study of Mobile Phone Notifications. In Proceedings of the 15th International Conference on Human-Computer Interaction with Mobile Devices and Services (MobileHCI’14). ACM [ download ]

2013

Church, K. (2013) Exploring the social side to mobile search (essay contribution), In Designing the Search Experience: The Information Architecture of Discovery, by Tony Russell-Rose and Tyler Tate. Morgan Kaufmann. 2013

Best Paper Nominee / Honorable Mention Award Church, K. and de Oliveira, R. (2013) What’s up with WhatsApp? Comparing Current Instant Messaging Habits with Traditional SMS. In Proceedings of the 15th International Conference on Human-Computer Interaction with Mobile Devices and Services (MobileHCI’13). ACM [ download ]

Reis, S. and Church, K. (2013) Insights into Co-located Shared Mobile Search. CHI EA ’13: Proceedings of the 2013 ACM annual conference extended abstracts on Human Factors in Computing Systems Extended Abstracts. ACM [ download ]

San Pedro, J. and Church, K. (2013) The Sound of Light: Induced Synesthesia for Augmenting the Photography Experience. CHI EA ’13: Proceedings of the 2013 ACM annual conference extended abstracts on Human Factors in Computing Systems Extended Abstracts. ACM

2012

Karatzoglou, A., Baltrunas, L., Church, K. and Böhmer, M. (2012) Climbing the App Wall: Enabling Mobile App Discovery through Context-Aware Recommendations. In Proceedings of the 21st International Conference on Information and Knowledge Management (CIKM’12). ACM [ download ]

Church, K. Cousin, A. and Oliver N. (2012) I Wanted to Settle a Bet! – Understanding Why and How People Use Mobile Search in Social Settings. In Proceedings of the 14th International Conference on Human-Computer Interaction with Mobile Devices and Services (MobileHCI’12). ACM [ download ]

Reis, S., Church, K. and Oliver N. (2012) Rethinking mobile search: towards casual, shared, social mobile search experiences. In Searching 4 Fun Workshop (held as part of ECIR’12). [ download ]

2011

Church, K. and Oliver N. (2011) Understanding Mobile Web and Mobile Search Use in Today’s Dynamic Mobile Landscape. In Proceedings of the 13th International Conference on Human-Computer Interaction with Mobile Devices and Services (MobileHCI’11). ACM [ download ]

Church, K., Cherubini, M., Neumann, J. and Oliver N. (2011) Understanding Mobile Information Needs on a Large-Scale: Tools, Experiences and Challenges. In 2nd Research in the Large Workshop (held as part of UbiComp ’11). [ download ]

Church, K. and Oliver N. (2011) Understanding Portal-Based Mobile Search: a Case Study. In 2nd Research in the Large Workshop (held as part of UbiComp ’11). [ download ]

2010

Church, K., Hoggan, E. and Oliver N. (2010) A Study of Mobile Mood Awareness and Communication through MobiMood . In Proceedings of the 6th Nordic Conference on Human-Computer Interaction (NordiCHI ’10). ACM [download]

Amatriain, X., Pujol, J.M. and Church, K (2010) Being Social: Research in Context-aware and Personalized Information Access @ Telefonica. SIGIR 2010 Industry Track

Church, K., Neumann, J., Cherubin,M., and Oliver N. (2010) The “Map Trap”? An evaluation of map versus text-based interfaces for location-based mobile search services . In Proceedings of the World Wide Web (WWW ’10). ACM [download]

Church, K., Neumann, J., Cherubin,M., and Oliver N. (2010) SocialSearchBrowser: A novel mobile search and information discovery tool. In Proceedings of the International Conference on Intelligent User Interfaces (IUI ’10). ACM [ download ]

Church, K. and Cherubini, M. (2010) Evaluating Mobile User Experience In-The-Wild: Prototypes, Playgrounds and Contextual Experience Sampling. Research in the Large Workshop (held as part of UbiComp ’10). [ download ]

Church, K., Hoggan, E., and Oliver, N. (2010) Designing social mobile interfaces: experiences with MobiMood, a mobile mood sharing application. In Workshop on Visual Interfaces to the Social and the Semantic Web. Held as part of IUI 2010 [ download ].

2009

Church, K and Smyth, B. (2009) Understanding the intent behind mobile information needs. In Proceedings of the 14th International Conference on Intelligent User Interfaces (IUI ’09). ACM [ download ]

Church, K., Smyth, B., and Oliver, N. (2009) Visual Interfaces for Improved Mobile Search. In Workshop of Visual Interfaces to the Social and Semanic Web (VISSW). Held as part of IUI 2009 [ download ]

2008

Church, K. (2008) A Study of Mobile Internet Usage and the Implications for Mobile Search Interfaces PhD Thesis. University College Dublin [ download ]

Church, K, Bradley, K., Cotter, P. and Smyth, B. (2008) A Large Scale Analysis of European Mobile Search Behaviour. In Proceedings of the 10th International Conference on Mobile Human Computer Interaction (MobileHCI ’08) [ download ]

Church, K and Smyth, B. (2008) Understanding Mobile Information Needs. In Proceedings of the 10th International Conference on Mobile Human Computer Interaction (MobileHCI ’08) [ download ]

Church, K and Smyth, B. (2008) Who, What, Where & When: A New Approach to Mobile Search. In Proceedings of the 13th International Conference on Intelligent User Interfaces (IUI ’08). [ download ]

2007

Church, K. and Smith, B. (2007) Improving Mobile Search with Content Enrichment. Artificial Intelligence Review, June 2007, Volume 28, Issue 1, pp 87-102, Springer.

Church, K., Smyth, B., Cotter, P. and Bradley, K. (2007) Mobile Information Access: A Study of Emerging Search Behaviour on the Mobile Internet. ACM Transactions on the Web (TWEB), 1(1):4 [ download ]

Church, K and Smith, B. (2007) Experiments in Mobile Content Enrichment. The 18th Irish Artificial Intelligence and Cognitive Science Conference (AICS). [ download ]

Church, K and Smyth, B. (2007) Mobile Content Enrichment. In Proceedings of the 12th International Conference on Intelligent User Interfaces (IUI ’07), pages 112-121. [ download ]

2006

Church, K., Smyth, B., and Keane, M. T. (2006) Evaluating Interfaces for Intelligent Mobile Search. In Proceedings of the 2006 international Cross-Disciplinary Workshop on Web Accessibility (W4A): Building the Mobile Web: Rediscovering Accessibility? (Edinburgh, U.K., May 22 – 22, 2006). W4A, vol. 134. pages 69-78. [ download ]

2005

Church, K., Keane, M.T., Smyth, B. (2005) An Evaluation of Gisting in Mobile Search. In Proceedings of the 27th European Conference on Information Retrieval (ECIR ’05). Santiago de Compostela, Spain.

Church, K., Keane, M.T., Smyth, B. (2005) Towards More Intelligent Mobile Search. In Proceedings of the 19th International Joint Conference on Artificial Intelligence (IJCAI ’05). Edinburgh, Scotland. [ download ]