Project Description

Keith Vertanen

Assistant Professor, Computer Science

Research Interests

  • Human-Computer Interaction
  • Speech and Language Processing
  • Mobile Interfaces
  • Crowdsourcing


Dr. Vertanen specializes in designing intelligent interactive systems that leverage uncertain input technologies. A particular focus of his research is on systems that enhance the capabilities of users with permanent or situationally-induced disabilities. Dr. Vertanen serves as associate editor for the International Journal of Human-Computer Studies, vice-president for Speech and Language Processing for Assistive Technologies (SIG-SLPAT), and was an associate chair for MobileHCI 2014 and IUI 2015.

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