Below is a list of my patents, papers, articles and videos
VC4Africa - 2016. Innovate Accelerator. Accelerating the Next Wave of Somali Start-Ups
Ground Report - 2016. Abdigani Diriye - A Success Sory Against All Odds.
Disrupt Africa - 2015. Innovate Somalia. Business Portal Koobe Wins 2.5k After Incubation Programme in Somalia
Forbes Magazine - 2014. Harnessing Big Data And IBM Watson To Take On Africa's Grand Challenges
IBM Blog - 2014. Mom and Dad, I’m going to IBM Research in Africa to Change the World
A Smarter Planet - 2013. Project Lucy: Confronting Africa's Grand Challenges – with Watson’s Help
User Interface for Interactive Query Reformulation. G. Kumar, S. Ahari, F. Hosseini, M. Wu, A Abdulkader, A. Gupta, G. Kumaran, A. M. Diriye. US Patent App. 12/969,218.
Cursor Activity Evaluation For Search Result Enhancement. R. White, G. Buscher, K. Wang, S. T. Dumais, J. Huang, A. M. Diriye. US Patent App. 13/004,673
Query Reformulation In Association With a Search Box. G. Kumaran, T. Govani, A. M. Diriye. Patent filed. MS 334501.01.
Standing on the Shoulders of Giants: Socially Augmented Information Foraging. A. Kittur, A. Peters, A. Diriye, M. Bove. In CSCW 2014: ACM Conference on Computer-Supported Cooperative Work.
The Role of Search Interface Features During Information Seeking A. Diriye, A. Blandford, A. Tombros, and P. Vakkari. In Conference on Theory and Practise of Digital Libraries, TPDL 2013.
Banking the Unbanked: Mobile Banking Opportunities in Somalia A. Diriye and P. Njaga.Technical report, 2013.
Costs and Benefits of Structured Information
A. Kittur, A. Peters, A. Diriye, T. Telang, and M. Bove. In CHI 2013.
Leaving So Soon? Understanding and Predicting Web Search Abandonment
A. Diriye, R. White, G. Buscher and S. T. Dumais. In CIKM 2012.
Web User Interaction Mining from
Touch-Enabled Mobile Devices
J. Huang and A. Diriye. In Proceedings of the Sixth Workshop on Human-Computer Interaction and Information Retrieval. October 2012.
Anatomy of a Semantic User Content
A. Diriye and P. Townsend. VisionsLive technical report, 2012.
The future is in the past: Designing for exploratory search G. Golovchinsky, A. Diriye, and T. Dunnigan. In IIiX 2012.
Interactive Search Support for Difficult Web Queries A. Diriye, G. Kumaran, and J. Huang. In European Conference in Information Retrieval, ECIR 2012
A Little Interaction Can Go A Long Way: Enriching the Query Formulation Process A. Diriye, A. Blandford, and A. Tombros. In European Conference in Information Retrieval, ECIR 2012
Querium: A Session-Based Collaborative Search System A. Diriye and G. Golovchinsky. In European Conference in Information Retrieval, ECIR 2012
Designing a tool for exploratory information seeking G. Golovchinsky, T. Dunnigan, and A. Diriye In CHI 2012
Designing for Collaboration in Information Seeking G. Golovchinsky, A. Diriye, and J. Pickens In Proceedings of the Fifth Workshop on Human-Computer Interaction and Information Retrieval. Oct. 2011.
Session-based search with Querium G. Golovchinsky and A. Diriye In Proceedings of the Fifth Workshop on Human-Computer Interaction and Information Retrieval. Oct. 2011.
When is System Support Effective? A. Diriye, A. Blandford, and A. Tombros In Information Interaction in Context, IIiX 2010
Exploring the Impact of Search Interface Features on Search Tasks A. Diriye, A. Blandford, and A. Tombros In European Conference on Digital Libraries, ECDL 2010.
Revisiting Exploratory Search Tasks from the HCI Perspective A. Diriye, Max L. Wilson, A. Blandford, and A. Tombros In Proceedings of the Fourth Workshop on Human-Computer Interaction and Information Retrieval. August 2010.
NewsRoom: An information-seeking support system for news videos A. Diriye, S. Zagorac, S. Little, and S. Rueger In ACM SIGMM International Conference on Multimedia Information Retrieval, MIR 2010.
A polyrepresentational approach to interactive query expansion A. Diriye, A. Blandford, and A. Tombros In ACM/IEEE Joint Conference on Digital Libraries, JCDL 2009..
Supplementing the presentation of query expansion terms with summaries. A. Diriye, A. Blandford, and A. Tombros In Proceedings of the Second Workshop on Human-Computer Interaction and Information Retrieval. Redmond WA, USA, October 2008
Information search stage based representations A. Diriye, A. Blandford, and A. Tombros In Proceedings of the Second International Workshop on Adaptive Information Retrieval (AIR 2008). London, UK, October 2008.