Publications authored or co-authored by J. Alfredo Sánchez

(some available electronically at http://ict.udlap.mx/pubs)
  1. Sánchez, J. A., Proal, C., Pérez, D., Carballo, A. 2001. Personal and group spaces: Integrating resources for users of digital libraries. Proceedings of the 4th Workshop on Human factors in Computer Systems (IHC 2001, Florianópolis, Brazil, Oct. 15-17). 183-194.
  2. Chevalier Dueñas, G., Sánchez, J. A., Fernández, L., Nava, S. 2001. Viajerus: A framework based on mobile agents for distributed information retrieval. Proceedings of the Mexican International Conference on Computer Science (Encuentro Internacional de Computación - ENC 01, Aguascalientes, México, Sept.). 673-682.
  3. Ayala, G., Sánchez, J. A., Sol, D. 2001. Access to high quality digital services and information for large communities of users. Proceedings of the Mexican International Conference on Computer Science (Encuentro Internacional de Computación - ENC 01, Aguascalientes, México, Sept.). 705-714.
  4. Ayala, G., Sánchez, J. A., Sol, D. 2001. Improving the quality of digital services and collections for large communities: Research issues. Proceedings of the 5th. International Conference on Knowledge-Based Intelligent Information Engineering Systems & Allied Technologies(KES'2001) -- Special session on Information Systems for the Access to Digital Services for a Wide Community (Sept. 6-8, Osaka, Japan).
  5. Sánchez, J. A., García, A. J., Proal, C., Fernández, L. 2001. Enabling the collaborative construction and reuse of knowledge through a virtual reference environment. Proceedings of the Seventh International Workshop on Groupware (Darmstadt, Germany, Sept. 6-8). IEEE Computer Society Press, Los Alamitos, Calif. 90-97.
  6. Sánchez, J. A. 2001. HCI and CSCW in the context of digital libraries. Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems (Extended Abstracts, CHI 2001, Seattle, Wash., April), ACM Press, New York, 63-64.
  7. García, A., Proal Aguilar, C., Sánchez, J. A., Fernández, L. 2000. UVA: Representación de taxonomías en 3D. Memorias de Interfaces 2000. Colima, México. Electronic Proceedings (available from http://ucol.mx/interfaces).
  8. Proal Aguilar, C., Sánchez, J. A., Fernández, L. 2000. UVA: 3D representations for visualizing digital collections. Proceedings of the Third International Conference on Visual Computing (Visual 2000, Mexico City, Sept. 18-22). 185-192.
  9. Fernández, L., Sánchez, J. A., Flores, L. A. 2000. An environment for the collaborative revision of digital theses. Proceedings of the Sixth International Workshop on Groupware (CRIWG 2000, Madeira Island, Portugal, October 18-20). IEEE Computer Society Press, Los Alamitos, Calif., 150-153.
  10. Fernández, L., Sánchez, J. A., García, A. 2000. MiBiblio: Personal Spaces in a Digital Library Universe. Proceedings of the Fifth International ACM Conference on Digital Libraries (DL'00, San Antonio, Texas). ACM Press, New York, 232-233.
  11. Navarrete, R. D., Dávila, R., Sánchez, A. 2000. A Specific Domain Translator Application in a Floristic Digital Library. In MICAI 2000: Advances in Artificial Intelligence. Lecture Notes in Artificial Intelligence 1793, O. Cairo, L. E. Sucar, F. Cantú (Eds.), Springer-Verlag. 436-442.
  12. Sánchez, J. A., Fernández, M. L. 1999. Bibliotecas digitales en México. Boletín de Política Informática 6, Instituto Nacional de Estadística, Geografía e Informática, México.
  13. Abascal, R., and Sánchez, J. A. 1999. X-tract: Structure extraction from botanical textual descriptions. In Proceedings of the 6th International Symposium on String Processing and Information Retrieval (SPIRE'99, Cancún, México, Sept.), IEEE Computer Society Press, Los Alamitos, Calif., 2-7.
  14. Dircio, R., Sánchez, J. A. 1999. Distributed parallel text recognition for expediting the construction of digital libraries. In Memorias del Taller de Sistemas Distribuidos y Paralelos del Segundo Encuentro de Computación (ENC'99, Pachuca, Hidalgo, México, Sept.).
  15. Abascal, R., Sánchez, J. A. 1999. Un Enfoque heurístico para extracción de estructura de descripciones botánicas. Memorias del Taller de Bases de Datos del Segundo Encuentro de Computación (ENC'99, Pachuca, Hidalgo, México, Sept.).
  16. Amavizca, M., Sánchez, J. A., Abascal, R. 1999. 3DTree: Visualization of large and complex information spaces in the Floristic Digital Library. Memorias del Taller de Interacción Mediada por Computadora del Segundo Encuentro de Computación (ENC'99, Pachuca, Hidalgo, México, Sept.).
  17. Fernández, L., Morales, R., Sánchez, J. A. 1999. VicFDL: Ampliando los canales de comunicación en una biblioteca digital a través de la videoconferencia. Memorias del Taller de Interacción Mediada por Computadora del Segundo Encuentro de Computación (ENC'99, Pachuca, Hidalgo, México, Sept.).
  18. Sánchez, J. A., López, C. A., and Schnase, J. L. 1999. Chrysalis: Agentes de usuario en la construcción de bibliotecas digitales botánicas. Computación y Sistemas 2, 2-3, 95-103.
  19. Sánchez, J. A., Flores, C. A. and Schnase, J. L. 1999. Mutant: Agents as guides for multiple taxonomies in the Floristic Digital Library. In Proceedings of the Fourth ACM International Conference on Digital Libraries (DL'99, Berkeley, Calif., August). 244-245.
  20. Sánchez, J. A. 1998. Improving the Collaborative Use of Information Spaces by Enhancing Group Awareness. Position paper for the Workshop on Collaborative Information Seeking at the The 1998 ACM Conference on Computer Supported Cooperative Work (CSCW'98, Seattle, WA, Nov.).
  21. Sánchez, J. A. and Ayala, G. 1998. User agents in digital libraries and collaborative learning environments. In Memoria del Taller de Inteligencia Artificial (TAINA'98, Mexico City, Nov.). 367-369.
  22. Barceinas, A., Sánchez, J. A., and Schnase, J. L. 1998. MICK: A KQML inter-agent communication framework in a digital library. In Memorias del Simposium Internacional de Computación (CIC'98, Mexico City, November). 66-79.
  23. Sánchez, J. A., Fernández, L., and Schnase, J. L. 1998. Agora: Enhancing awareness and collaboration in floristic digital libraries. In Proceedings of the Fourth  International Workshop on Groupware (CRIWG'98, Rio de Janeiro). 85-95.
  24. Sánchez, J. A., López, C. A., and Schnase, J. L. 1998. An agent-based approach to the construction of floristic digital libraries. In Proceedings of the Third ACM International Conference on Digital Libraries (DL'98, Pittsburgh, PA., July). 210-216.
  25. Tomlinson, K. L., Spasser, M., Sánchez, J. A., and Schnase, J. L. 1998. Managing cognitive overload in the Flora of North America project. In Proceedings of the Thirty-First Hawaii International Conference on System Sciences (HICSS-31, Kohala Coast, HI). IEEE Computer Society Press, Los Alamitos, Calif.,  296-304.
  26. Sánchez, J. A., López, C. A., and Schnase, J. L. 1997. Chrysalis: User agents in the construction of floristic digital libraries. In Proceedings of Primer Encuentro de Computación (ENC 97) (Querétaro, Qro., México, Sept.), 16-23.
  27. Sánchez, J. A., Leggett, J. J., and Schnase, J. L. 1997. AGS: Introducing agents as services provided by digital libraries. In Proceedings of the Second ACM International Conference on Digital Libraries (Philadelphia, PA., July), pp. 75-82.
  28. Schnase, J. L., Kama, D. L., Tomlinson, K. L., Sánchez, J. A., Cunnius, E. L., and Morin, N. R. 1997. The Flora of North America digital library: A case study in biodiversity database publishing. Journal of Networks and Computer Applications, 21, 1, 87-103.
  29. Sánchez, J. A. and Leggett, J. A. 1997. Agent services for users of digital libraries. Journal of Networks and Computer Applications, 21, 1, 45-58.
  30. Sánchez, J. A. 1997. A Taxonomy of agents. Tech. Rep. ICT-97-1. Laboratory of Interactive and Cooperative Technologies, Department of Computer Systems Engineering, Universidad de las Américas-Puebla. Cholula, Puebla, México.
  31. Sánchez, J. A. 1996. Agent Services. Ph.D. Dissertation. Department of Computer Science, Texas A&M University, College Station, Tex., August.

  32. Abstract available in html format.
    Full dissertation available in compressed postscript format upon request.
  33. Sánchez, J. A., Azevedo, F. S., and Leggett, J. J. 1995. PARAgente: Exploring the issues in agent-based user interfaces. In Proceedings of the First International Conference on Multi-agent Systems (ICMAS'95) , (San Francisco, CA, June) pp. 320-327.

  34. Paper available in compressed postscript format.
  35. Sánchez, J. A., Leggett, J. J., and Schnase J. L. 1994. HyperActive: Extending an open hypermedia architecture to support agency. ACM Transactions on Human-Computer Interaction 1 , 4 (December), 357-382

  36. Abstract and full paper available in compressed postscript format.
    Review from ACM Computing Reviews
  37. Sánchez, J. A. 1994. User agents in the interface to digital libraries. In Proceedings of Digital Libraries '94 (College Station, TX, June), pp. 217-218.

  38. A position paper , available in compressed postscript format.
  39. Sánchez, J. A. 1993. HyperActive: Extending an open hypermedia architecture to support agency. M.S. Thesis. Department of Computer Science, Texas A& M University. December.

  40. Abstract and full thesis in postscript format available upon request.
  41. Schnase, J. L., Leggett, J. J., Hicks, D. L., Nuernberg, P. J., and Sánchez, J. A. 1994. Open architectures for integrated, hypermedia-based information systems. In Proceedings of the 27th Annual Hawaii International Conference on System Science (HICSS'94)) , (Weilea, HI), IEEE Computer Society Press, Los Alamitos, CA, 386-395.
  42. Schnase, J., Leggett, J., Hicks, D., Nuernberg, P., and Sánchez, J. A. 1993. Design and implementation of the HB1 hyperbase management system. Electronic Publishing: Origination, Dissemination and Design 6, 2 (July), 35-63.

  43. Abstract and full paper available in compressed postscript format.
  44. Ortiz de Montellano, S., Carrera, M.C., Vázquez de León, A. L., Sánchez, J. A., 1985. An environment for developing educational software. In Memorias) (Proceedings) del 2o. Simposio Internacional de Computadoras en la Educación . México, D. F. (October) (Spanish).

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