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Building the New Economy

Pentland, Alex, Alexander Lipton, and Thomas Hardjono. "Building the New Economy." MITP Works in Progress. Draft DOI: 10.21428/ba67f642.0499afe0.

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Use of Deep Learning to Develop and Analyze Computational Hematoxylin and Eosin Staining of Prostate Core Biopsy Images for Tumor Diagnosis

Rana A, Lowe A, Lithgow M, et al. Use of Deep Learning to Develop and Analyze Computational Hematoxylin and Eosin Staining of Prostate Core Biopsy Images for Tumor Diagnosis. JAMA Netw Open. 2020;3(5):e205111. doi:10.1001/jamanetworkopen.2020.5111

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KEEPER: Online conversation support scaffolding modeled after ancient and modern social technologies

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Monitoring Water-Related Ecosystems with Earth Observation Data in Support of Sustainable Development Goal (SDG) 6 Reporting

Hakimdavar, Raha, et al. "Monitoring Water-Related Ecosystems with Earth Observation Data in Support of Sustainable Development Goal (SDG) 6 Reporting." Remote Sens. 2020, 12(10), 1634; https://doi.org/10.3390/rs12101634

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Forecasting Mental Distress using Healthcare Claims Data

Taylor, Sara. Forecasting Mental Distress using Healthcare Claims Data. 2020. MIT, PhD dissertation.

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A Cas9 with PAM recognition for adenine dinucleotides

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Attention Paid vs. Paying Attention in Pervasive Computing

Paradiso, J.A. and Siewiorek, D., “Attention Paid vs. Paying Attention in Pervasive Computing,” Guest Editors’ Introduction for the Special Issue of IEEE Pervasive Computing on ‘Managing Attention - Human and machine focus in Pervasive Computing,’ Vol. 19, April-June 2020, pp. 8-12

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Augmenting Natural Communication in Nonverbal Individuals with Autism

Johnson, K.T.* & Narain, J.*, Maes, P., Picard, R.W., "Augmenting Natural Communication in Nonverbal Individuals with Autism," International Society for Autism Research (INSAR), Seattle, Washington, May 2020. (*Co-first authors/equal contribution)

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Research Resiliency Through Lean Labs

Dagdeviren, C.†, Durak, T., Sadat, D., Advanced Intelligent Systems, 2000074, 2, 2020.

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Contact Tracing Technologies: Methods and trade-offs

Alex Berke and Kent Larson, City Science group, MIT Media Lab (2020).

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An engineered ScCas9 with broad PAM range and high specificity and activity

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Adaptive social networks promote the wisdom of crowds

Almaatouq, Abdullah, Alejandro Noriega-Campero, Abdulrahman Alotaibi, P. M. Krafft, Mehdi Moussaid, and Alex Pentland. "Adaptive social networks promote the wisdom of crowds." Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, May 2020, 201917687; DOI: 10.1073/pnas.1917687117.

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Collective Behavior over Social Networks with Data-driven and Machine Learning Models

Leng, Yan. Collective Behavior over Social Networks with Data-driven and Machine Learning Models. Diss. Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 2020.

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Bidirectional contact tracing is required for reliable COVID-19 control

Bradshaw, W., Alley, E., Huggins, J., Lloyd, A., & Esvelt, K. (2020). Bidirectional contact tracing is required for reliable COVID-19 control. medRxiv. https://doi.org/10.1101/2020.05.06.20093369

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Private and Byzantine-Proof Cooperative Decision-Making

Abhimanyu Dubey and Alex Pentland. Private and byzantine-proof cooperative decision-making. In Proceedings of the 19th International Conference on Autonomous Agents and MultiAgent Systems, pages 357–365, 2020.

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Exploring aspects of similarity between spoken personal narratives by disentangling them into narrative clause types

Saldias, B., & Roy, D. (July, 2020) Exploring aspects of similarity between spoken personal narratives by disentangling them into narrative clause types. Proceedings of the 2020 ACL Workshop on Narrative Understanding, Storylines, and Events (NUSE). ACL.

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Dormio: A Targeted Dream Incubation Device

Haar Horowitz, Adam, Tony J. Cunningham, Pattie Maes, and Robert Stickgold. "Dormio: A targeted dream incubation device." Consciousness and Cognition, Volume 83, August 2020, 102938. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.concog.2020.102938

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SensorNets: Towards Reconfigurable Multifunctional Fine-grained Soft and Stretchable Electronic Skins

Wicaksono, I., Kodama, E., Dementyev, A. and Paradiso, J.A. 2020. SensorNets: Towards Reconfigurable Multifunctional Fine-grained Soft and Stretchable Electronic Skins. In Proceedings of ACM CHI Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems, New York, NY, USA, 1–8. DOI:https://doi.org/10.1145/3334480.338

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Mobile phone data for informing public health actions across the COVID-19 pandemic life cycle

N. Oliver, et al.(2020) Mobile phone data for informing public health actions across the COVID-19 pandemic life cycle, Science Advances, pp.1-10. DOI: 10.1126/sciadv.abc0764

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Will the crowd game the algorithm? Using layperson judgments to combat misinformation on social media by downranking distrusted sources

Epstein, Ziv, Gordon Pennycook, and David Rand. "Will the crowd game the algorithm? Using layperson judgments to combat misinformation on social media by downranking distrusted sources." (2019).

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PolySense: Augmenting Textiles with Electrical Functionality using In-Situ Polymerization

Cedric Honnet, Hannah Perner Wilson, Marc Teyssier, Bruno Fruchard, Jurgen Steimle, Ana C. Baptista, and Paul Strohmeier. "PolySense: Augmenting Textiles with Electrical Functionality using In-Situ Polymerization". Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems (CHI 2020).

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SpaceHuman: A Soft Robotic Prosthetic for Space Exploration

Sumini, V., Muccillo, M., Milliken, J., Ekblaw, A. and Paradiso, J., 2020. SpaceHuman: A Soft Robotic Prosthetic For Space Exploration. [online] Dl.acm.org. Available at: <https://dl.acm.org/doi/pdf/10.1145/3334480.3383087> [Accessed: 11 May 2020]

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Venous Materials : Towards Interactive Fluidic Mechanisms

Mor, Hila, Ken Nakagaki, et al. "Venous Materials : Towards Interactive Fluidic Mechanisms." CHI '20, Honolulu, HI, USA, April 2020. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1145/3313831.3376129

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ATHack: Co-Design and Education in Assistive Technology Development

Narain, J., Ananthabhotla, I., Mendez, S., Taylor, C., Siu, H., Brugnaro, L., and Mallozzi, A. "ATHack: Co-Design and Education in Assistive Technology Development". Extended Abstracts of the 2020 CHI Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems. Accepted.

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The ECHOS Platform to Enhance Communication for Nonverbal Children with Autism: A Case Study

Johnson, K.T.*, Narain, J.*, Ferguson, C., Picard, R.W., and Maes, P. The ECHOS Platform to Enhance Communication for Nonverbal Children with Autism: A Case Study. Extended Abstracts of the 2020 CHI Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems (Case Studies Track of CHI 2020). (*Co-first authors/Equal contribution)

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Pervasive Augmented Reality and the Panopticon

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A Tailored, Electronic Textile Conformable Suit for Large-Scale Spatiotemporal Physiological Sensing in vivo

Wicaksono, I., Tucker, C., Sun, T., Guerrero, C., Liu, C., Woo, W., Pence, E., Dagdeviren, C.†, Nature Flexible Electronics, 4(1), 5, 2020.

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Body-Borne Reality: Risky Disembodiment in VR

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Let's Chance: Playful Probabilistic Programming for Children

Manuj Dhariwal*, Shruti Dhariwal*. Let’s Chance: Playful Probabilistic Programming for Children. In Proceedings of the ACM SIGCHI Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems, Honolulu, Hawaiʻi, USA, April 2020. Accepted. *Equal Contribution.

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Interspecies Interactions Mediated by Technology: An Avian Case Study at the Zoo

Kleinberger, Rébecca, et al. "Interspecies Interactions Mediated by Technology: An Avian Case Study at the Zoo." ACM CHI 2020 Conference (April 2020).

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Measuring the predictability of life outcomes with a scientific mass collaboration

M. Salganik, et al (2020) Measuring the predictability of life outcomes with a scientific mass collaboration, Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, 117 (15), pp. 8398-8403, DOI:10.1073/pnas.1915006117

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Promoting Wellbeing with Sunny, a Chatbot that Facilitates Positive Messages between Members of Social Groups

Narain, J.*, Quach, T.*, Davey, M.*, Park, H., Braezeal, C., and Picard, R. "Promoting Wellbeing with Sunny, a Chatbot that Facilitates Positive Messages within Social Groups". Extended Abstracts of the 2020 CHI Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems. Accepted. *Equal Contribution.

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Project Us: A Wearable for Enhancing Empathy

Rojas, Camilo, et al. "Project Us: A Wearable for Enhancing Empathy." ACM DIS 2020 Conference (July 6, 2020).

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QTY code-designed water-soluble Fc-fusion cytokine receptors bind to their respective ligands.

Hao, SL., Jin D., Zhang, S. & Qing, R. (2020) QTY code-designed water-soluble Fc-fusion cytokine receptors bind to their respective ligands. QRB Discovery 1 (e4) 1-9, Cambridge University Press

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A Lower Bound for Byzantine Agreement and Consensus for Adaptive Adversaries using VDFs

BibTeX Citation: @misc{dryja2020lower, title={A Lower Bound for Byzantine Agreement and Consensus for Adaptive Adversaries using VDFs}, author={Thaddeus Dryja and Quanquan C. Liu and Neha Narula}, year={2020}, eprint={2004.01939}, archivePrefix={arXiv}, primaryClass={cs.DC}

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AttentivU + XR: Integrating Brain Sensing and HMDs

Nataliya Kosmyna "AttentivU: A Wearable Pair of EEG and EOG Glasses for Real-Time Physiological Processing (Conference Presentation)", Proc. SPIE 11310, Optical Architectures for Displays and Sensing in Augmented, Virtual, and Mixed Reality (AR, VR, MR), 113101P (2 April 2020); https://doi.org/10.1117/12.2566398

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Large-area electronic skins in space: vision and preflight characterization for first aerospace piezoelectric e-textile

Cherston, Juliana, et al. "Large-area electronic skins in space: vision and preflight characterization for first aerospace piezoelectric e-textile." Sensors and Smart Structures Technologies for Civil, Mechanical, and Aerospace Systems 2020. Vol. 11379. International Society for Optics and Photonics, 2020.

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Assessing Disease Exposure Risk with Location Data: A Proposal for Cryptographic Preservation of Privacy

Alex Berke, Michiel Bakker, Praneeth Vepakomma, Kent Larson, Alex `Sandy' Pentland. (March 31 2020). "Assessing Disease Exposure Risk with Location Data: A Proposal for Cryptographic Preservation of Privacy." Retrieved from https://arxiv.org/pdf/2003.14412

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Living Bits : Opportunities and Challenges for Integrating Living Microorganisms in Human-Computer Interaction

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Sketching On-Body Interactions using Piezo-Resistive Kinesiology Tape.

Paul Strohmeier, Narges Pourjafarian, Marion Koelle, Cedric Honnet, Bruno Fruchard and Jürgen Steimle. "Sketching On-Body Interactions using Piezo-Resistive Kinesiology Tape". In Proceedings of the Augmented Humans International Conference. (AHs 2020)

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Network Dynamics of a Financial Ecosystem

Somin, S., Altshuler, Y., Gordon, G., Pentland, A., Shmueli, E. (2020).Network Dynamics of a Financial Ecosystem. Scientific Reports 10, 4587, pp.1-10.

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Double-Spend Counterattacks: Threat of Retaliation in Proof-of-Work Systems

Presented at the Cryptoeconomic Systems Summit 2020. Publication forthcoming in the Cryptoeconomic Systems Journal Edition 1

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Wearable Reasoner: Towards Enhanced Human Rationality Through A Wearable Device With An Explainable AI Assistant

Danry, Valdemar, et al. "Wearable Reasoner: Towards Enhanced Human Rationality Through A Wearable Device With An Explainable AI Assistant." ACM Augmented Humans 2020.

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Food and Liquid Sensing in Practical Environments using RFIDs

Food and Liquid Sensing in Practical Environments using RFIDs. Unsoo Ha, Junshan Leng, Alaa Khaddaj and Fadel Adib. Usenix NSDI 2020

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ClockWork: An Exchange Protocol for Proofs of Non Front-Running

Cline, D., Narula, N., &amp; Dryja, T. (2020). ClockWork: An Exchange Protocol for Proofs of Non Front-Running. Stanford, CA: The Stanford Blockchain Conference.

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Multimodal I/O for stereo CAD manipulation

Anirudh Sharma, Sriganesh Madhvanath, Ankit Shekhawat, and Mark Billinghurst. 2011. MozArt: a multimodal interface for conceptual 3D modeling. In Proceedings of the 13th international conference on multimodal interfaces (ICMI ’11). Association for Computing Machinery, New York, NY, USA, 307–310. DOI:https://doi.org/10.1145/2070481.2070538

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ambienBeat: Wrist-worn Mobile Tactile Biofeedback for Heart Rate Rhythmic Regulation

Kyung Yun Choi, Hiroshi Ishii, ambienBeat:Wrist-worn Mobile Tactile Biofeedback for Heart Rate Rhythmic Regulation, ACM TEI ’20,

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WraPr: Spool-Based Fabrication for Object Creation and Modification

Joanne Leong, Jose Martinez, Florian Perteneder, Ken Nakagaki, Hiroshi Ishii. 2020. WraPr: Spool-Based Fabrication Method for Object Creation and Modification. In TEI'20, February 9-12, 2020, Sydney, NSW, Australia. https://doi.org/10.1145/3374920.3374990

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TRANS-DOCK: Expanding the Interactivity of Pin-based Shape Displays by Docking Mechanical Transducers

Nakagaki, Ken, et al. "TRANS-DOCK: Expanding the Interactivity of Pin-based Shape Displays by Docking Mechanical Transducers." Proceedings of the Fourteenth International Conference on Tangible, Embedded, and Embodied Interaction. 2020.

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Prototyping Interactive Fluidic Mechanisms

Hila Mor, Ken Nakagaki, Yu Tianyu, Benjamin Harvey Miller, Yichen Jia, and Hiroshi Ishii. 2020. Prototyping Interactive Fluidic Mechanisms. In Proceedings of the Fourteenth International Conference on Tangible, Embedded, and Embodied Interaction (TEI ’20). Association for Computing Machinery, New York, NY, USA, 881–884. DOI:https://doi.org/10.1145/3374920.3374967

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WeScratch: Creative Coding Online Gatherings

Presicce, C. (2020) WeScratch: Creative Coding Online Gatherings. Proceedings of the 2019 Connected Learning Summit(Vol. 1). Pittsburgh, PA: ETCPress.

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Beautiful Symmetry: A Coloring Book about Math

Berke, Alex, et al. Beautiful Symmetry: A Coloring Book about Math. MIT Press (February 2020).

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Hierarchical reinforcement learning for open-domain dialog

Saleh, A.*, Jaques, N.*, Ghandeharioun, A., Shen, J. H., & Picard, R. (2020). Hierarchical reinforcement learning for open-domain dialog. AAAI 2020.

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Privacy-preserving analytics for the securitization market: a zero-knowledge distributed ledger technology application

Meralli, S. Privacy-preserving analytics for the securitization market: a zero-knowledge distributed ledger technology application. Financ Innov 6, 7 (2020). https://doi.org/10.1186/s40854-020-0172-y

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Low-N protein engineering with data-efficient deep learning

Biswas, S., Khimulya, G., Alley, E.C. et al. Low-N protein engineering with data-efficient deep learning. bioRxriv (2020). doi: https://doi.org/10.1101/2020.01.23.917682

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Design and Evaluation of a Reaction-Force Series Elastic Actuator Configurable as Biomimetic Powered Ankle and Knee Prostheses

Carney, Matthew E. “Design and Evaluation of a Reaction-Force Series Elastic Actuator Configurable as Biomimetic Powered Ankle and Knee Prostheses By.” Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 2020.

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Complex Economic Activities Concentrate in Large Cities

Balland, P., Jara-Figueroa, C., Petralia, S.G. et al. Complex Economic Activities Concentrate in Large Cities. Nature Human Behavior (2020) doi:10.1038/s41562-019-0803-3

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Impact of Interaction Context on the Student Affect-Learning Relationship in Child-Robot Interaction

Huili Chen, Hae Won Park, Xiajie Zhang, and Cynthia Breazeal. 2020. Impact of Interaction Context on the Student Affect-Learning Relationship in Child-Robot Interaction. In Proceedings of the 2020 ACM/IEEE International Conference on Human-Robot Interaction (HRI ’20) https://doi.org/10.1145/3319502.3374822