Email: vganjiguntea AT cs DOT stonybrook DOT edu


Vikas G. Ashok

Web Accessibility Lab, Charmtech Labs

Advisors: I.V Ramakrishnan and Yevgen Borodin

Dept of Computer Science, SUNY Stony Brook
Charmtech Labs LLC, Stony Brook

Publications:
  • Capti-Speak - A Speech-Enabled Web Screen Reader
    Vikas Ashok, Yevgen Borodin, Yury Puzis, I V Ramakrishnan
    12th Web For All Conference (W4A 2015) , Florence, Italy, 2015.
  • Dialogue Act Modeling for Non-Visual Web Access
    Vikas Ashok, Yevgen Borodin, Svetlana Stoyanchev, I V Ramakrishnan
    15th Annual SIGdial Meeting on Discourse and Dialogue (SIGDIAL 2014), Philadelphia, USA, 2014.
  • Widget Classification with Applications to Web Accessibility
    Valentyn Melnyk, Vikas Ashok, Yury Puzis, Andrii Soviak, Yevgen Borodin
    14th International Conference on Web Engineering (ICWE 2014), Toulouse, France, 2014.
  • Wizard-of-Oz Evaluation of Speech Driven Web Browsing Interface for People with Vision Impairments
    Vikas Ashok, Yevgen Borodin, Svetlana Stoyanchev, Yury Puzis, I V Ramakrishnan
    11th Web For All Conference (W4A 2014), Seoul, Korea 2014.
  • Success with Style: Using Writing Style to Predict the Success of Novels
    Vikas Ashok, Song Feng and Yejin Choi
    Emperical Methods in Natural Language Processing (EMNLP 2013) , Seattle, USA, 2013.
    Project Page: Success with Style
Short Papers, Posters & Demos:
  • Look Ma, No ARIA: Generic Accessible Interfaces for Web Widgets
    Valentyn Melnyk, Vikas Ashok, Yury Puzis, Yevgen Borodin, Andrii Soviak, I V Ramakrishnan
    12th Web for All Conference (W4A 2015) , Florence, Italy, 2015.
  • Capti-Speak: A Speech-Enabled Accessible Web Browsing Interface (Student Research Competition Poster)
    Vikas Ashok
    ACM ASSETS,Rochester, New York, 2014.
    Runner Up: Silver Medal
  • A Physician Attribution Computational Model for Inpatient Care
    Vikas Ashok, Erin Healy, Todd Griffin, I V Ramakrishnan
    International Conference on Healthcare Informatics 2014 (ICHI 2014),Verona, Italy, 2014.
  • A Scalable and Ecient Privacy Preserving Global Itemset Support Approximation using Bloom Filters
    Vikas Ashok, Ravi Mukkamala
    28th Annual IFIP WG 11.3 Working Conference on Data and Applications Security and Privacy (DBSEC'14), Vienna, Austria 2014.
  • Listen to Everything You Want to Read with Capti Narrator
    Yevgen Borodin, Yury Puzis, Andrii Soviak, James Bouker, Bo Feng, Andrii Melnyk, Valentyn Melnyk, Vikas Ashok, Glenn Dausch, I.V. Ramakrishnan
    11th Web For All Conference (W4A 2014), Seoul, Korea 2014.
Older Publications:
  • Fuzzy based methods for privacy preserving data mining, Ravi Mukkamala, Vikas Ashok, In Proceedings of Second Symposium on Information Security and Privacy (ISISP 2011) Las Vegas, USA, 2011.
  • A Novel Two-Stage Self Correcting GPS-Free Localization Algorithm for GSM Mobiles, Thrivikrama, Vikas Ganjigunte Ashok, Srinivas A, In Proceedings of 5th IEEE International Conference on Advanced Networks and. Telecommunication Systems (ANTS), Bangalore, India, December 2011.
  • Active Position Security through Dynamically Tunable Radar, Gongjun Yan, Weiming Yang, Jingli Li, Vikas Ganjigunte Ashok, In Proceedings of 7th IEEE International Conference on Mobile Ad-hoc and Sensor Systems (MASS) San Francisco, California, November 2010.
  • Privacy Aware Localization in VANET, Vikas Ganjigunte Ashok, Gongjun Yan, Stephan Olariu, In Proceedings of 7th IEEE International Conference on Mobile Ad-hoc and Sensor Systems (MASS) San Francisco, California, November 2010