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Stephen B. Gilbert

  • Assistant Professor
  • Industrial & Manufacturing Systems Engineering
  • Associate Director, Virtual Reality Application Center-Human Computer Interaction

Other Office(s)

3026 Black Engr
Ames, IA 50011-2164
Phone: 515-294-6782


Main Office

1620 Howe Hall
Ames, IA 50011-2270
Phone: 515-294-6782



Interest Areas

  • Intelligent Tutoring Systems
  • Usability
  • Learning Sciences
  • Interface Design
  • Educational Technologies
  • Human-Computer Interaction

Brief Biography

  • PhD, Brain & Cognitive Sciences, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 1997
  • BSE, Civil Engineering & Operations Research, Princeton University, 1992

Selected Publications

  1. Gilbert, S., *Slavina, A., Sinatra, A. M., *Bonner, D., Johnston, J., *Holub, J., *MacAllister, A., Dorneich, M., Winer, E. (2017, in press). Creating a Team Tutor Using GIFT. International Journal for Artificial Intelligence in Education.
  2. Sottilare, R., Burke, C. S., Salas, E., Sinatra, A. M., Johnston, J., & Gilbert, S. (2017). Designing Adaptive Instruction for Teams: A Meta-AnalysisInternational Journal for Artificial Intelligence in Education, 1-40.
  3. Hagge M., *Amin-Naseri M., Jackman J., *Guo E., Gilbert S., Starns G., Faidley L. (2017). Intelligent Tutoring System Using Decision Based Learning for Thermodynamic Phase DiagramsAdvances in Engineering Education 6(1), 1-22.
  4. *Ouverson, K., *Kelly, N., & Gilbert, S. (2017). Fashion and technology: Implications for the social acceptability of a wearable device. Paper presented at HCI International, Vancouver.
  5. *Bonner, D., *Ouverson, K., Gilbert, S., Sinatra, A. M., Dorneich, M. C., Winer, E., *Slavina, A., *MacAllister, A., *Kohl, A. (2017). Operationalizing the C’s of Teamwork. In Proceedings of the Human Factors and Ergonomics Society Annual Meeting. Austin, TX: SAGE Publications.
  6. Gilbert, S. B., *Doty, K., **Garcia, A., **Krone, N., *Jang, W., & *Ramezani, M. (2017). Re-Solution – Katrina Edition: Moving a Face-to-Face Game Online. In Proceedings of the Human Factors and Ergonomics Society Annual Meeting. Austin, TX: SAGE Publications.
  7. *Ramezani, M., Kalivarapu, V., Gilbert, S., Huffman, S., Cotos, E., & O’Connor, A. (2017). Rapid Tagging and Reporting for Functional Language Extraction in Scientific Articles. Paper presented at the 6th International Workshop on Mining Scientific Publications at the Joint Conference on Digital Libraries, Toronto.
  8. Gilbert, S. (2016). Perceived Realism of Virtual Environments Depends on AuthenticityPresence, 25(4), 322-324.
  9. *Anderson, A., Keren, N., *Lilja, A., *Godby, K., Gilbert, S. B., & Franke, W. (2016). Utility of Baroreflex Sensitivity as a Marker of StressJournal of Cognitive Engineering and Decision Making, 10(2), 167-177.
  10. *Kelly, N., & Gilbert, S. (2016). The WEAR Scale: Developing a Measure of the Social Acceptability of a Wearable DeviceProceedings of the 2016 CHI Conference Extended Abstracts on Human Factors in Computing Systems, Santa Clara, California, USA. Acceptance rate: 20%
  11. Gilbert, S., Keren, N., Winer, E., Franke, W., *Godby, K., *MacAllister, A., *McPherson, C., De La Cruz, J., Lyons, J. (2016). Evaluating the Value of Dynamic Terrain Simulation on Training Quality. Paper presented at the Interservice/Industry Training, Simulation, and Education Conference (I/ITSEC), Orlando, FL.
  12. *Hoover, M., *MacAllister, A., *Holub, J., Gilbert, S., Winer, E., & Davies, P. (2016). Assembly Training Using Commodity Physiological Sensors. Paper presented at the Interservice/Industry Training, Simulation, and Education Conference (I/ITSEC), Orlando, FL.
  13. *MacAllister, A., Gilbert, S., *Holub, J., Winer, E., & Davies, P. (2016). Comparison of Navigation Methods in Augmented Reality Guided Assembly. Paper presented at the Interservice/Industry Training, Simulation, and Education Conference (I/ITSEC), Orlando, FL.
  14. Gilbert, S., *Kamdar, N., Kalivarapu, V., *Amin-Naseri, M., Cotos, E., & O’Connor, A. (2016). Extraction of Relevant Text from PDF Research Articles Using Font Analysis. Paper presented at the Workshop on Mining Scientific Publications at the Joint Conference on Digital Libraries, Newark, NJ.
  15. *Bonner, D., Gilbert, S., Dorneich, M. C., Winer, E., Sinatra, A. M., *Slavina, A., *MacAllister, A., *Holub, J. (2016). The Challenges of Building Intelligent Tutoring Systems for Teams. In Proceedings of the Human Factors and Ergonomics Society Annual Meeting (Vol. 60, pp. 1974-1978). SAGE Publications. Acceptance rate ~75%.
  16. *Meusel, C., **Grimm, C., Gilbert, S., & Luecke, G. (2016). An Agricultural Harvest Knowledge Survey to Distinguish Types of Expertise. In Proceedings of the Human Factors and Ergonomics Society Annual Meeting (Vol. 60, pp. 2041-2045). SAGE Publications. Acceptance rate ~75%.
  17. *Peck, B., Gilbert, S., Winer, E., & *Ray, R. C. (2016). HomCam A Wireless 360-Degree Wearable Streaming Camera for Remote Situational Awareness. In Proceedings of the Human Factors and Ergonomics Society Annual Meeting (Vol. 60, pp. 799-803). SAGE Publications. Acceptance rate ~75%.
  18. *Bonner, D., *Slavina, A., *MacAllister, A., *Holub, J., Gilbert, S., Sinatra, A. M., Dorneich, M., Winer, E. (2016). The Hidden Challenges of Team Tutor Development. In R. Sottilare & S. Ososky (Eds.), Proceedings of 4th Annual GIFT Users Symposium (GIFTSym4) (pp. 49-60): U.S. Army Research Laboratory.
* Indicates graduate student co-author; ** Indicates undergraduate co-author