Publications

Thesis

Edwards, A. D. N. (1987). Adapting user interfaces for visually disabled users. Unpublished PhD Thesis, Open University. (Abstract)

Books

Edwards, A. D. N., S. Besio, et al. (2006). ICTs in Education for People with Special Needs: Specialized Training Course. Moscow, Unesco.

Edwards, A. (2006). Get Set for Computer Science. Edinburgh, Edinburgh University Press.

Pitt, I. and A. Edwards (2002). Design of Speech-based Devices: A Practical Guide. London, Springer.

Edwards, A. D. N, Carey, K., et al. (2001). Information and Communication Technology in Special Education: Analytical Survey. Moscow: Unesco, Institute for Information Technology in Education.

Edwards, A. D. N., (Ed.) (1995). Extra-Ordinary Human-Computer Interaction: Interfaces for Users with Disabilities. Cambridge Series on Human-Computer Interaction. New York, Cambridge University Press. (Also available as part of the CD-rom, Overcoming Barriers: Theory and Practice in Disability, Cambridge University Press, 1999).

Edwards, A. D. N. and Holland, S (Eds). (1992). Multimedia Interface Design in Education. Berlin: Springer-Verlag.

Edwards, A. D. N. (1991). Speech Synthesis: Technology for disabled people. London: Paul Chapman.

Conference Proceedings

Edwards, Alistair D. N., Kutar, Maria & Green, Thomas (2011) PPIG 2011: Proceedings of the Psychology of Programming Interest Group Annual Conference, 2011.

Stockman, T., L. V. Nickerson, C. Frauenberger, A. D. N. Edwards and D. Brock, (Eds.) (2006). Proceedings of ICAD 2006 at Queen Mary, University of London.

Zajicek, M. and A. D. N. Edwards, (Eds.) (2003). Proceedings of the 2003 Conference on Universal Usability (CUU 2003) New York: ACM.

Brewster, S. A. B and Edwards, A. D. N, (1998) International Conference on Auditory Display, ICAD 98, British Computer Society, Electronic Workshops in Computing, ISBN 1 902505 05 0.

Edwards, A. D. N., Arato, A. and Zagler, W. L., (Eds.) (1998). Computers and Assistive Technology, ICCHP '98: Proceedings of the XV IFIP World Comptuer Congress. Vienna & Budapest, Austrian Computer Society.

Harling, P. A. and Edwards, A. D. N., (Eds.) (1996). Progress in Gestural Interaction: Proceedings of Gesture Workshop '96. London, Springer. (Copies are available for sale!)

Journals

Edwards, Alistair D. N & Newell, Christopher (Guest Eds.) (2013) Logopedics Phoniatrics Vocology Special Issue

Zajicek, M. and Edwards, A. D. N., (Guest Eds.) (2004). Interacting with Computers, Special issue: Universal Usability Revisited. (16) 3, June, Amsterdam: Elsevier.

Installations

Newell, C., Edwards, A. D. N., Elsam, I. & Howle, (2009) Experiments in sympathetic engagement elicited through silence, sounds and slips in synthetic speech, SID Workshop Sonic Interaction Design and its relation to Film and Theatre sound design, York.

Newell, C & Edwards, A. D. N (2009) P.A.T. (a telephonic computer voice actor), Theatre Noise: The Sound of Performance, Central School of Speech and Drama.

Newell, C. Edwards, A. D. N & Andrews, S. (2008). Please wait with me. York, Sight Sonic.

Papers

2016

Swallow, D., Petrie, H., Power, C., Lewis, A. & Edwards, A. D. N. (2016) Involving older adults in the technology design process: a case study on mobility and wellbeing in the built environment Proceedings of Universal Design 2016, York.

2015

Edwards, A. D. N., Hamid, N. & Petrie, H. (2015) Exploring Map Orientation with Interactive Audio-Tactile Maps, In Barbosa S. D. J., Fetter, M., Gross, T., Palanque, P. & Marco Winckler, M. (Eds.) Proceedings of the 15th IFIP International Conference on Human-Computer Interaction (Interact 2015). Springer.

Swallow, D., Petrie, H., Power, C. & Edwards, A.D.N. (2015). Using photo diaries to elicit user requirements from older adults: a case study on mobility barriers. In Barbosa S. D. J., Fetter, M., Gross, T., Palanque, P. & Marco Winckler, M. (Eds.) Proceedings of the 15th IFIP International Conference on Human-Computer Interaction (Interact 2015). Springer.

2013

Edwards, Alistair D. N & Newell, Christopher (2013) Creative Speech Technology: Editorial introduction to this special issue Logopedics Phoniatrics Vocology, doi: 10.3109/14015439.2013.837504

Bramwell-Dicks, A., Petrie, H. & Edwards, A. D. N Affective Musical Interaction: Influencing Users' Behaviour and Experiences with Music (in) S. Holland, K. Wilkie, P. Mulholland & A. Seago (eds.) Music and Human-Computer Interaction, Berlin: Springer

Nazatul Naquiah Abd Hamid & Alistair D. N. Edwards, Facilitating Route Learning Using Interactive Audio-Tactile Maps for Blind and Visually Impaired People Extended Abstracts, Proceedings of ACM Chi 2013.

2012

Edwards, Alistair Newell, Chris, Creative speech technology, Communication Matters, 26, 3, pp.46-48.

2011

Edwards, A. D. N Auditory Display in Assistive Technology (in) Hermann, T., Neuhoff, J. G. & Hunt, A. (Eds.). The Sonification Handbook Berlin, Logos Verlag.

Newell, C., Edwards, A. D. N. & Cairns, P. (2011) 'Liveness' in human-machine interaction, International Journal of Performance Arts and Digital Media, 7, 2, pp.221-237.

2010

Abd Malik, S. and Edwards A. D. N Investigation of Cultural Dependency in Mobile Technology and Older Adults Extended Abstracts of 28th Annual ACM Chi Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems, Chi 2010 p.3835-3840.

Edwards, A.D.N., Hunt, A., Hines, G., Jackson, V., Podvoiskis, A., Roseblade, R. & Stammers, J. (2010) Sonification strategies for examination of biological cells. in Proceedings of the 16th International Conference on Auditory Display (ICAD 2010). Washington, DC.

Rowlett, P., Rowlett, E., Cliffe, E., Edwards, A.,  Whapples, M. & Pfluegel, E.,(2010) Workshop report... Visual impairment in maths, stats and operational research (MSOR). MSOR Connections, 10(2): pp. 45-48.

2008

Edwards, A. D. N. (2008) Interacción multimodal y personas con discapacidad, (in) Pereira, J., Martínez, L. A., Fuertes, J. L. & Vázquez J. M. (Eds.) Tecnologías de la Información y las Comunicaciones en la Autonomía Personal, Dependencia y Accesbilidad, , Fundación Alfredo Brañas Colección Informática, no 16/2008, pp.187-222 (Translated by Rubén Grande González).

Edwards, A. D. N. (2008). Assistive Technologies. in Web Accessibility: A Foundation for Research. S. Harper and Y. Yesilada (Eds.). London, Springer-Verlag: pp. 141-162.

Edwards, A. D. N. (2008). Keeping up with Technology: Commentary on "Computers and People with Disabilities". Taccess: ACM Transactions on Accessible Computing 1(2): pp. 8.1-8.5

Edwards, A. D. N., Hines G. and Hunt, A. (2008). Segmentation of biological cell images for sonification. 2008 International Congress on Image and Signal Processing (CISP 2008), Sanya, China, IEEE Computer Society, pp. 128-132.

Abd Malik, Sofianiza & Edwards, Alistair D. N. Mobile HCI and Older Population Workshop on HCI and the Older Population HCI 2008.

Newell, C. & Edwards, A (2008). Place, authenticity time: a framework for synthetic voice acting, International Journal of Performance Arts and Digital Media , 4, 2-3, pp. 155-180.

2007

Edwards, A. D. N. (2007). To Google or not to Google. Interfaces 71, p. 7

Gibson, I., Edwards, A., Newell, C. and Andrews, S. (2007). The Call Centre Installation. Proceedings of the Digital Music Research Network Summer Conference, Leeds.

Hisham, S. and A. D. N. Edwards (2007). Culture and user-interface design for older users in Malaysia, Gerontechnology, 6 (4), pp. 217-223.

Hisham, S. and A. D. N. Edwards (2007). Ageing and Its Implications for Elderly Web Experience. (in) S. Kurniawan and P. Zaphiris, (Eds.). Advances in Universal Web Design and Evaluation Research, Trends and Opportunities. Hershey, Pennsylvania: Idea Group, pp.97-114.

Hisham, S. and Edwards, A. D. N. (2007). Incorporating culture in user-interface: A case study of older adults in Malaysia. Proceedings of the 18th ACM Conference on Hypertext and Hypermedia, Manchester, (DOI: 10.1145/1286240.1286278)

2006

Edwards, A. D. N., P. Wright and H. Petrie (2006). HCI education: We are failing - why? E. T. Hvannberg, J. C. Read, L. Bannon, P. Kotzé and W. Wong, (Eds.) Inventivity: Teaching theory, design and innovation in HCI: Proceedings of HCIEd2006, Limerick, pp.127-129.

Edwards, A. D. N., H. McCartney and F. Fogarolo (2006). Lambda: A multimodal approach to making mathematics accessible to blind students Proceedings of Assets 2006, Portland, Oregon, ACM, pp.48-54.

Petrie, H. and A. D. N. Edwards (2006). Inclusive Design and assistive technology as part of the HCI curriculum. E. T. Hvannberg, J. C. Read, L. Bannon, P. Kotzé and W. Wong, (Eds.) Inventivity: Teaching theory, design and innovation in HCI: Proceedings of HCIEd2006, Limerick, pp.97-100.

2005

Edwards, A. D. N. and E. Mitsopoulos (2005). A principled methodology for the specification and design of nonvisual widgets. ACM Transactions on Applied Perception (TAP) 2(4): pp.442-449 (Reprint of Mitsopoulos and Edwards, 1998).

Edwards, A. D. N. and E. Mitsopoulos (2005). Perceptual auditory design: Comments on Edwards and Mitsopoulos, ICAD 1998. ACM Transactions on Applied Perception (TAP) 2(4): pp.450-454.

Edwards, A. D. N. and H. Petrie (2005). Memorability and security of passwords. Interfaces 65(Winter): pp.12-13.

Fiore, S., Wright, P. and Edwards, A. (2005). Agency, interaction and disability: Making sense through autobiographical accounts. Proceedings of Include 2005 (CD-Rom).

Fiore, S., Wright, P. and Edwards, A. (2005). A pragmatist aesthetics approach to the design of a technological artefact. Critical Computing: Between Sense and Sensibility: Proceedings of the Fourth Dicennial Aarhus Conference, Aarhus, pp.129-132.

Edwards, A. D. N. (2005). Telephone access for deaf people, (in) Home-Oriented Informatics and Telematics, Proceedings of the IFIP WG 9.3 HOIT 2005 Conference, A. Sloane (Ed.), New York: Springer, pp. 235-244 (zipped PowerPoint slides).

2004

Edwards, A. D. N., I. Livingstone and B. Challis (2004). Integrating tactile and auditory interaction. (in) Touch Blindness and Neuroscience. S. Ballesteros and M. A. Heller (Eds). Madrid, Spain, UNED, pp.199-208.

Edwards, A. D. N. and Newell, C. (2004). Lively voice: a new model for speaking synthetic characters. Sprache und Datenverarbeitung: International Journal for Language Data Processing 28(2): 133-151

Newell, C. and Edwards, A. D. N. (2004). "To be or to seem to be; that is the question." Unnatural but lively speech synthesis for believable synthetic performers: Models from acting. Proceedings of the AISB 2004 Symposium on Language, Speech & Gesture for Expressive Characters, Leeds, The Society for the Study of Artificial Intelligence and the Simulation of Behaviour.

Zajicek, M. and Edwards, A. D. N. (2004). Editorial: Universal Usability Revisited. Interacting with Computers, Special issue 16(3): pp. 403-410.

2002

Edwards, A. D. N. Giving presentations with accessibility in mind, Cultivate Interactive, issue 8, October 2002

Edwards, A. D. N. (2002) Gestures, Tracey: Contemporary drawing Issues, special edition on The Syntax of Mark and Gesture.

Edwards, A. D. N. (2002). Multimodal interaction and people with disabilities. (in) Multimodality in Language and Speech Systems. B. Granström, D. House and I. Karlsson, (Eds.). Dordrecht, Kluwer, pp. 73-92. (PDF)

Edwards, A. D. N. (2002) Keys unlock mouse trap, Ability, 44, July.

2001

Challis, B. P. and Edwards, A. D. N (2001) Design principles for tactile interaction. in S. Brewster and R. Murray-Smith (Eds.), Haptic Human-Computer Interaction, Springer-Verlag, Lecture Notes in Computer Science, LNCS 2058. (Fetch: PDF).

2000

Challis, B. P. and A. D. N. Edwards (2000). Weasel: A system for the non-visual presentation of music notation. Computers Helping People with Special Needs: Proceedings of ICCHP 2000, pp. 113-120, Karlsruhe, Germany, Osterreichische Computer Gesellschaft. (Fetch: PDF)

Edwards, A. D. N., Challis, B. P., Hankinson, J. C. K. and Pirie, F. L. (2000). Development of a standard test of musical ability for participants in auditory interface testing. in P. R. Cook (ed.), International Conference on Auditory Display (ICAD 2000), (Atlanta, Georgia), International Community for Auditory Display. pp. 116-120. (Fetch: PostScript, PDF)

Hankinson, J. C. K. and Edwards, A. D. N. (2000). Musical phrase-structured audio communication. in P. R. Cook (ed.), International Conference on Auditory Display (ICAD 2000), (Atlanta, Georgia), International Community for Auditory Display. pp. 200-205. (Fetch: PostScript, PDF. See also the multimedia version of the paper)

1999

Challis, B. P., Hankinson, J. C. K. and Edwards, A. D. N. (1999). MAT: a tool for measuring musical ability, University of York, Department of Computer Science, Technical Report No. YCS 322.

Edwards, A. D. N, Evreinov, G. E. and Agranovski, A. V, (1999) Isomorphic Sonification of Spatial Relations, Proceedings of HCI International (the 8th International Conference on Human-Computer Interaction), Volume I, pp. 526 - 530.

Edwards, A. D. N., Mitsopoulos, E. and Montgomery, E. (1999). Discussing mathematics with my computer. in Proceedings of Talking to Computers II, (Sheffield), pp. 5.i - 5.iv.

Hankinson, J. and Edwards, A. (1999). Designing earcons with musical grammars. ACM SIGCAPH Newsletter 65(September): pp. 16-20.

Mitsopoulos, E. and Edwards, A. D. N. (1999). A methodology for the specification of non-visual widgets. in H.-J. Bullinger and P. H. Vossen (eds.), Adjunct Conference Proceedings of HCI International '99, pp. 59-60.

Mitsopoulos, E. N. and Edwards, A. D. N. (1999). A principled design methodology for auditory interaction. in M. A. Sasse and C. Johnson (eds.), Proceedings of Interact 99, (Edinburgh), IOS Press. pp. 263-271. (PDF)

1998

Bennett, D. J. and Edwards, A. D. N. (1998). Exploration of non-seen diagrams. in A. Brewster and A. D. N. Edwards (ed.), Proceedings of ICAD '98 (Internationa l Conference on Auditory Display), British Computer Society.

Edwards, A. D. N. (1998). Surfing and driving don't mix. Interactions 5(3) (May/June): p. 80.

Edwards, A. D. N. (1998). Progress in sign language recognition. (in) I. Wachsmuth and M. Frölich (eds.) Gesture and Sign Language in Human-Computer Interaction. Bielefeld, Germany: Springer. pp. 13-21.

Edwards, A. D. N. (1998). Using the Internet in project management. in I. Placencia-Porrero and E. Ballabio (eds.), Improving the Quality of Life for the European Citizen: Proceedings of the Third Tide Congress, (Stockholm), IOS Press. pp. 453-457.

Edwards, A. D. N (1998). Access to mathematics for blind people: The Maths Project. Maths & Stats 9 (2) pp. 14-15.

Edwards, A. D. N. (1998). Making elevators truly accessible to blind people. Elevator World, December, pp. 34-35.

Mitsopoulos, E. N. and Edwards, A. D. N. (1998). A Principled Methodology for the Specification and Design of Non-Visual Widgets. in A. Brewster and A. D. N. Edwards (ed.), Proceedings of ICAD '98 (International Conference on Auditory Display), British Computer Society.

1997

Edwards, A. D. N. (1997). If the glove fits. Ability (22): pp. 12-13

Edwards, A. D. N. (1997) How hard can it be to design a hole in the wall?, Interfaces, 36 (Autumn/Winter 1997) p. 3.

Edwards, A. D. N. (1997). Legislation and access to the World-Wide Web. in Proceedings of the Sixth International World Wide Web Conference (CD-Rom), (Santa Clara, California),

Edwards, A. D. N. (1997). Using sounds to convey complex information. in A. Schick and M. Klatte (ed.), Contributions to Psychological Acoustics: Results of the Seventh Oldenburg Symposium on Psychological Acoustics., (Oldenburg), Bibliotheks- und Informationssystem der Universität Oldenburg. pp. 341-358, (invited contribution).

Edwards, A. D. N. (1997). Research on computers and users with disabilities in an academic environment. in Computers in the Service of Mankind: Helping the Disabled, (London), IEE Digest number 97/117 pp. 8/1-8/3

Edwards, A. D. N. and Stevens, R. D. (1997). Visual dominance and the World-Wide Web. in Proceedings of the Sixth International World Wide Web Conference (CD-Rom), (Santa Clara, California), Stanford University.

Mitsopoulos, E. N. and Edwards, A. D. N. (1997) Auditory Scene Analysis as the basis for designing auditory widgets, Proceedings of the Fourth International Conference on Audio Display (ICAD '97), Palo Alto: Xerox, pp. 13-18.

Pitt, I. J & Edwards, A. D.N. (1997) An improved auditory interface for the exploration of lists, Multimedia '97, the 5th ACM International Multimedia Conference, Seattle, USA, November 8-14th 1997.

Spooner, R. I. W. and Edwards, A. D. N. (1997). User Modelling for Error Recovery: A Spelling Checker for Dyslexic Users, in A. Jameson, C. Paris and C. Tasso (eds.), User Modelling: Proceedings of the Sixth International Conference, UM97, (Chia Laguna), Springer. pp. 147-158.

Stevens, R. D., Edwards, A. D. N. and Harling, P. A. (1997). Access to mathematics for visually disabled students through multi-modal interaction. Human-Computer Interaction, 12 (1 & 2), pp. 47-92

1996

Edwards, A. D. N. (1996). The rise of the graphical user interface. Library Hi Tech 14(1): pp. 46-50 (reprint of previous publication).

Edwards, A. D. N. and Stevens, R. D. (1996). New educational opportunities through multi-modal interaction: Access to mathematics. in Posters of the Conference New technologies in the education of the visually handicapped, (Paris), Inserm.

Harling, P. A. and Edwards, A. D. N. (1996). Hand tension as a gesture segmentation cue. in P. A. Harling and A. D. N. Edwards (ed.) Progress in Gestural Interaction: Proceedings of Gesture Workshop '96. London: Springer. pp. 75-88.

Harling, P. A., Stevens, R. D. and Edwards, A. D. N. (1996). Manipulating auditorially displayed algebra using gestures. in J. Klaus, E. Auff, W. Kremser and W. L. Zagler (eds.), Interdisciplinary Aspects on Computers Helping People with Special Needs: Proceedings of the 5th International Conference, ICCHP '96, (Linz), R Olenbourg. pp. 599-607.

Pitt, I. J. and Edwards, A. D. N. (1996). Improving the usability of speech-based interfaces for blind users. in Proceedings of Assets '96, (Vancouver), ACM. pp. 124-130.

Stevens, R., Edwards, A., Linehan, C., McCarthy, J., Weber, G., Bauwens, B., Elsom-Cook, M., Marichal, G. and Deschepper, D. (1996). Handling of mathematics, Tide Maths Project, Deliverable No. D6.

Stevens, R., Harling, P. and Edwards, A. (1996). Reading and writing syntax trees for phrase structured grammars with a speech-based interface. in D. Burger (ed.), New technologies in the education of the visually handicapped, (Paris), John Libbey Eurotext. pp. 271-276.

Stevens, R. D. and Edwards, A. D. N. (1996). An approach to the evaluation of assistive technology. in Proceedings of Assets '96, (Vancouver), ACM. pp. 64-71.

Stevens, R. D., Wright, P. C., Edwards, A. D. N. and Brewster, S. A. (1996). An audio glance at syntactic structure based on spoken form. in J. Klaus, E. Auff, W. Kremser and W. L. Zagler (eds.), Interdisciplinary Aspects on Computers Helping People with Special Needs: Proceedings of the 5th International Conference, ICCHP '96, (Linz), R Olenbourg. pp. 627-635.

1995

Brewster, S. A., Wright, P. C. and Edwards, A. D. N. (1995). The application of a method of integrating non-speech audio into human-computer interfaces, University of York, Department of Computer Science, Technical Report No. YCS 253.

Brewster, S. A., Wright, P. C., Dix, A. J. and Edwards, A. D. N. (1995). The sonic enhancement of graphical buttons. in K. Nordby, P. Helmersen, D. Gilmore and S. Arnesen (ed.), Proceedings of Interact'95, (Lillehammer, Norway), Chapman & Hall. pp. 43-48.

Brewster, S. A., Wright, P. C. and Edwards, A. D. N. (1995). The application of a method of integrating non-speech audio into human-computer interfaces, University of York, Department of Computer Science, Technical Report No. YCS 253.

Brewster, S. A., Wright, P. C. and Edwards, A. D. N. (1995). Experimentally derived guidelines for the creation of earcons. in G. Allen, J. Wilkinson and P. Wright (ed.), Adjunct Proceedings of HCI'95: People and Computers, (Huddersfield), British Computer Society. pp. 155-159.

Brewster, S. A., Wright, P. C. and Edwards, A. D. N. (1995). Parallel earcons: Reducing the length of audio messages. International Journal of Human-Computer Studies 43(2): pp. 153-176.

Brewster, S. A., Wright, P. C. and Edwards, A. D. N. (1995). Parallel earcons: Reducing the length of audio messages, Department of Computer Science, University of York, UK, Technical Report No. YCS 252.

Cahill, H., McCarthy, J., Stevens, R., Edwards, A., Weber, G., Elsom-Cook, M. and Marichal, G. (1995). MATHS Workstation Development Recommendations, Tide Project 1033: Maths, Deliverable No. D3.

Edwards, A. D. N. (1995). Computers and people with disabilities. in A. D. N. Edwards (ed.) Extra-Ordinary Human-Computer Interaction. New York: Cambridge University Press. pp. 19-44.

Edwards, A. D. N. (1995). Outspoken software for blind users. in A. D. N. Edwards (ed.) Extra-Ordinary Human-Computer Interaction. New York: Cambridge University Press. pp. 59-82.

Edwards, A. D. N. (1995). The rise of the graphical user interface. Information Technology and Disabilities 2(4).

Edwards, A. D. N. and Blore, A. (1995). Speech Input for Persons with Speech Impairments. Journal of Microcomputer Applications 18: pp. 327-333 (reprint of previous publication).

Edwards, A. D. N. and Hancock, R. (1995). Resources. in A. D. N. Edwards (ed.) Extra-Ordinary Human-Computer Interaction. New York: Cambridge University Press. pp. 361-374 (invited contribution).

Edwards, A. D. N., Pitt, I. J., Brewster, S. A. and Stevens, R. D. (1995). Multiple modalities in adapted interfaces. in A. D. N. Edwards (ed.) Extra-Ordinary Human-Computer Interaction. New York: Cambridge University Press. pp. 221-244.

Edwards, A. D. N., Stevens, R. D. and Pitt, I. J. (1995). Représentation non visuelle des mathématiques. in A. B. Safran and A. Assimacopoulos (ed.) Le Déficit Visuel. Paris: Éditions Masson. Translator: A Assimacopoulos pp. 169-178.

Edwards, A. D. N., Wright, P. C. and Brewster, S. A. (1995). Physical and perceptual properties of sounds and their use in human-computer interfaces, Interactionally Rich Systems Network, Working Paper No. ISS/WP3.

Harling, P. A., Stevens, R. & Edwards, A (1995) Mathgrasp: The design of an algebra manipulation tool for visually disabled mathematicians using spatial-sound and manual gestures HCI Group, University of York, UK

Pitt, I. J. and Edwards, A. D. N. (1995). Pointing in an auditory interface for blind users. in Intelligent Systems for the 21st Century: Proceedings of the 1995 IEEE International Conference on Systems, Man and Cybernetics, (Vancouver), IEEE. pp. 280-285.

Stevens, R., Wright, P. and Edwards, A. D. N. (1995). Strategy and prosody in listening to algebra. in G. Allen, J. Wilkinson and P. Wright (ed.), Adjunct Proceedings of HCI'95: People and Computers, (Huddersfield), British Computer Society. pp. pp.160-166.

1994

Brewster, S. A., Wright, P. C. and Edwards, A. D. N. (1994). The design and evaluation of an auditory-enhanced scrollbar. in C. Plaisant (ed.), Celebrating Interdependence: Proceedings of Chi'94, (Boston), ACM Press. pp. 173-179.

Edwards, A. D. N. (1994). ITD Technotes: Speech Synthesis. Information Technology and Disabilities 1(2)

Edwards, A. D. N. (1994). The difference between a blind computer user and a sighted one is that the blind one cannot see, Interactionally Rich Systems Network, Working Paper No. ISS/WP2.

Edwards, A. D. N. and Stevens, R. D. (1994). Une interface multimodale pour l'accèss aux formules mathématiques par des élèves ou étudiants aveugles. in Comme les Autres: Interfaces multimodales pour handicapés visuels. Paris: INSERM. pp. 97-104.

Stevens, R. D., Brewster, S. A., Wright, P. C. and Edwards, A. D. N. (1994). Providing an audio glance at algebra for blind readers. in G. Kramer and S. Smith (eds.), Auditory Display: Sonification, Audification and Auditory Interfaces (Proceedings of ICAD '94), (Santa Fe), Addison-Wesley. pp. 21-30.

Stevens, R. D., Brewster, S. A., Wright, P. C. and Edwards, A. D. N. (1994). Design and evaluation of an auditory glance at algebra for blind readers. in G. Kramer and S. Smith (eds.), Auditory Display: Sonification, Audification and Auditory Interfaces (Proceedings of ICAD '94), (Santa Fe), Addison-Wesley.

Stevens, R. D., Wright, P. C. and Edwards, A. D. N. (1994). Prosody improves a speech based interface. in D. England (ed.), Ancillary Proceeding of HCI '94, (Loughborough), British Computer Society.

Stevens, R. D. and Edwards, A. D. N. (1994). Mathtalk: The design of an interface for reading algebra using speech. in W. L. Zagler, G. Busby and R. R. Wagner (ed.) Computers for Handicapped Persons (Proceedings of the 4th International Conference, ICCHP '94). Berlin: Springer-Verlag. Lecture Notes in Computer Science, 860, pp. 313-320.

Stevens, R. D. and Edwards A. D. N. (1994) Mathtalk: Usable access to mathematics, Information Technology and Disability 1 (4)

1993

Brewster, S. A., Wright, P. C. and Edwards, A. D. N. (1993). An evaluation of earcons for use in auditory human-computer interfaces. in S. Ashlund et al (ed.), Proceedings of Interchi '93, (Amsterdam), ACM Press, Addison-Wesley. pp. 222-227.

Edwards, A. D. N. (1993). Report on the CHI'91 Workshop: HCI and Users with Special Needs. Sigchi Bulletin 25(2).

Edwards, A. D. N. and Stevens, R. D. (1993). Mathematical representations: Graphs, curves and formulas. in D. Burger and J.-C. Sperandio (ed.) Non-Visual Human-Computer Interactions: Prospects for the visually handicapped. Paris: John Libbey Eurotext. pp. 181-194.

Stevens, R. D. and Edwards, A. D. N. (1993). A sound interface to algebra. in Proceedings of the IEE Colloquium on Special Needs and the Interface, (London), IEE.

1992

Beale, R. and Edwards, A. D. N. (1992). Recognising postures and gestures using neural networks. in R. Beale and J. Finlay (ed.) Neural Networks and Pattern Recognition in Human-Computer Interaction. New York: Ellis Horwood. pp. 163-169.

Brewster, S. A., Wright, P. C. and Edwards, A. D. N. (1992). A detailed investigation into the effectiveness of earcons. in G. Kramer (ed.), Auditory display, sonification, audification and auditory interfaces. The Proceedings of the First International Conference on Auditory Display, (Santa Fe Institute, Santa Fe), Addison-Wesley. pp. 471-498.

Edwards, A. D. N. (1992). Graphical User Interfaces and Blind People. in W. Zagler (ed.), Proceedings 3rd International Conference on Computers for Handicapped Persons, (Vienna), pp. 114-119.

Edwards, A. D. N. (1992). Redundancy and adaptability. in A. D. N. Edwards and S. Holland (ed.) Multimedia Interface Design in Education. Berlin: Springer-Verlag. pp. 145-156 (invited contribution).

1991

Edwards, A. D. N. (1991). Evaluation of Outspoken software for blind users, University of York, Department of Computer Science, Technical report No. YCS150.

Edwards, A. D. N. (1991). Speech synthesis in augmentative communication. in Proceedings of the IEE Colloquium on Systems and applications of man-machine interaction using speech I/O, (London), IEE. pp. 1/1-1/4.

Edwards, A. D. N. (1991). GUIs among the blind. Ability: Journal of the British Computer Society Disability Programme 2(Autumn): pp. 10-11.

Edwards, A. D. N. (1991). US Legislation on the accessibility of information technology. in G. Watson (ed.), 'Europe: Markets and Politics', Proceedings of the British Computer Society Disability Programme 6th Annual Conference, BCS. pp. 22-28 (invited contribution).

Edwards, A. D. N. (1991). Windows with auditory output. in P. L. Emiliani and A. Parreño (ed.), Access to Computer Systems by Blind Persons (Including Windows, Icons, Mice and Pull-Down Menus), Concerted Action on Technology and Blindness. (ISBN 0901797820) pp. 32-41.

Pitt, I. J. and Edwards, A. D. N. (1991). Navigating the Interface by Sound for Blind Users. in D. Diaper and N. Hammond (eds.) People and Computers VI: Proceedings of HCI '91. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press. pp. 373-383.

1990

Beale, R. and Edwards, A. D. N. (1990). Gestures and neural networks in human-computer interaction. in Proceedings of the IEE Colloquium on Neural nets in human-computer interaction, (London), IEE. pp. 5/1-5/4.

Edwards, A. D. N. (1990). Extending communications for users with restricted channels. in IEE Colloquium on Multimedia: the future of User Interfaces, (London), IEE. pp. 7/1-7/3. IEE Digest number 1990/164

Edwards, A. D. N. and Pitt, I. J. (1990). Adaptation of graphical user interfaces for blind users. in Proceedings ECART (European Conference on the Advancement of Rehabilitation Technology), (Maastricht, The Netherlands),

Edwards, A. D. N. and Pitt, I. J. (1990). Adapting the Macintosh and other graphical user interfaces for blind users. in Proceedings of 6th International Workshop on Computer Applications for the Visually Handicapped, (Leuven, Belgium), Published as a special edition of Infovisie Magazine, 4 (3).

1989

Edwards, A. D. N. (1989). Soundtrack: An auditory interface for blind users. Human Computer Interaction 4(1): pp. 45-66.

Edwards, A. D. N. (1989). Modelling blind users' interactions with an auditory computer interface. International Journal of Man-Machine Studies 30(5): pp. 575-589.

Edwards, A. D. N. (1989). Object-oriented programming to build adaptable human-computer interfaces. in Proceedings of the IEE Colloquium on Applications of Object-Oriented Programming, (London), IEE. pp. 9/1-9/6.

Edwards, A. D. N. (1989). Soundtrack 2 User Manual, University of York, Department of Computer Science, Technical Report No. YCS 120.

Gregory, S. and Edwards, A. D. N. (1989). The hidden cost of deterrence: nuclear weapons accidents 1950-88. Bulletin of Peace Proposals 20(1).

Vincent, A. T., Child, D. A. and Edwards, A. D. N. (1989). Implications for Students with Disabilities of introducing computers into distance teaching: some experiences at the UK Open University. Bulletin of the International Council for Distance Education 9 (January): pp. 75-81.

1988

Edwards, A. D. N. (1988) Visual programming languages: the next generation ACM SIGPLAN Notices 23 (4) pp.43-50

Edwards, A. D. N. (1988). The design of auditory interfaces for visually disabled users. in E. Soloway, D. Frye and S. B. Sheppard (eds.), Human Factors in Computing Systems: Proceedings of Chi '88, (Washington), pp. 83-88.

Edwards, A. D. N. (1988). Section 508: equipment access for the disabled user. British Computer Society Disabled Specialist Group Newsletter (January)

Edwards, A. D. N. (1988). Use of computers in the education of Open University students with disabilities. in Proceedings of the Fifth International Conference on Technology and Education, (Edinburgh), pp. 340-343.

Edwards, A. D. N. (1988). The use of home computers by disabled students at the Open University: previous use of computers, Open University Computer-Assisted Learning Research Group, Technical Report No. 30.

Edwards, A. D. N. (and others) (1988). Year 2000 challenges for marine science training and education worldwide, Unesco reports in marine science, No. 52.

Edwards, A. D. N. and Gregory, S. (1988). The Nuclear Weapons Accident Handbook, University of Bradford, School of Peace Studies

Edwards, A. D. N. and Grove, P. (1988). A User's Guide to the Voice Screen Reader, Open University Centre for Information Technology in Education, Technical Report No. 57.

Vincent, A. T., Child, D. A. and Edwards, A. D. N. (1988). Disabled students, computers and distance teaching - some experiences from the Open University and implications. Media in Education and Development 21(24): pp. 157-162.

1987

Edwards, A. D. N. (1987). Adapting interfaces for visually disabled users, Open University Centre for Information Technology in Education, Technical Report No. 20.

Edwards, A. D. N. (1987). Evaluation of Soundtrack, a word processor for blind users, Open University Computer-Assisted Learning Research Group, Technical Report No. 60.

1986

Edwards, A. D. N. (1986). Integrating synthetic speech with other auditory cues in computer programs for visually disabled users. in Proceedings of the IEE International Conference on Speech IO, (London)

Edwards, A. D. N. and O'Shea, T. M. (1986). Making graphics-based programming systems usable by blind people. Interactive Learning International 2(3): pp. 11-12.

1985

Edwards, A. D. N., Salvadori-Paleotti, A. and Kilroy, J. (1985). Providing computer-aided learning for mentally handicapped children. Computer Education (February): pp. 6-7.

Edwards, A. D. N. and O'Shea, T. M. (1985). Courseware authoring systems for special education. in Proceedings of CAL '85, (Nottingham),

Edwards, A. D. N. and Woodman, M. (1985). UCSD Pascal on the Macintosh. USUS(UK) Newsletter 15(September)

1984

Edwards, A. D. N. (1984). Prospects for the use of computers in special education, Open University Computer-Assisted Learning Research Group, Technical Report No. 47.

1980

Edwards, A. D. N. (1980). A modular approach to the implementation of message handling software in a computer network. Masters project dissertation, Pennsylvania State University.

Edwards, A. D. N., Irwin, M. J. and Droms, R. (1980). On the building of a packet-switched network of microcomputers. in Proceedings IEEE Compcon Fall 80.