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  1. Jesse Hoey, Thomas Ploetz, Dan Jackson, Andrew Monk, Cuong Pham and Patrick Olivier SNAP: SyNdetic Assistance Processes. NIPS 2010 Workshop on Machine Learning for Assistive Technologies, Whistler, BC, 2010 (bibtex)
  2. Luyuan Lin, Stephen Czarnuch, Aarti Malhotra, Lifei Yu, Tobias Schroeder and Jesse Hoey Affectively Aligned Cognitive Assistance using Bayesian Affect Control Theory. Proc. of International Workconference on Ambient Assisted Living (IWAAL), Belfast, UK, 2014 (bibtex)
  3. Marek Grzes, Jesse Hoey, Shehroz Khan, Alex Mihailidis, Stephen Czarnuch, Dan Jackson and Andrew Monk Relational Approach to Knowledge Engineering for POMDP-based Assistance Systems with Encoding of a Psychological Model. Proc. ICAPS workshop on Knowledge Engineering for Planning and Scheduling, Freiburg, Germany, 2011 (bibtex)
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