CSE590F: Computing and the Developing World Seminar


This quarter we will be reading a selection of papers from ICTD and DEV 2013

The seminar meets Tuesdays, 1:30-2:30 in CSE 203.


WeekDateDiscussion LeaderPaper
1Jan 14Nicki The PartoPen in Practice: Evaluating the Impact of Digital Pen Technology on Maternal Health in Kenya
Heather Underwood; Revi Sterling; John Bennett
2Jan 21Camille Improving Usability and Correctness of a Mobile Tool to Help a Deaf Person with Pharmaceutical Instruction
Michael B. Motlhabi, William D. Tucker, Mariam B. Parker & Meryl Glaser
3Jan 28Trevor Software Support for Creating Digital Health Training Materials in the Field
Maletsabisa Molapo; Gary Marsden
4Feb 4Waylon Kwaabana: File Sharing for Rural Networks
David Johnson, Elizabeth Belding & Consider Mudenda
5Feb 11Fahad Using Automated Voice Calls to Improve Adherence to Iron Supplements During Pregnancy: A Pilot Study
William Thies; Niranjan Pai; Pradnya Supe; Shailesh Kore; Y.S. Nandanwar; Aparna Hegde; Ed Cutrell
6Feb 18DJ Chale, How Much it Cost to Browse?: Results from a Mobile Data Price Transparency Trial in Ghana
Nithya Sambasivan; Paul Lee; Greg Hecht; Paul M. Aoki; Maria-Ines Carrera; Jenny Chen; David Pablo Cohn; Pete Kruskall; Everett Wetchler; Michael Youssefmir; Astrid Twenebowa Larssenl
7Feb 25Sam The Increased Bandwidth Fallacy: Performance and Usage in Rural Zambia
Mariya Zheleva, Paul Schmitt, Morgan Vigil & Elizabeth Belding
8March 04Mayank Local, Sustainable, Small-Scale Cellular Networks
Kurtis Heimerl; Shaddi Hasan; Kashif Ali; Tapan Parikh; Eric Brewer
9March 11Aditya Jury: An Automation Framework for Protocolised Primary Healthcare
Daniel J. Mathew, Amit Samarth, Zeena Johar & Aaditeshwar Seth