Manuscripts in Preparation

  1. Soares, A., Khamesipour, A., Davis, J.M. Using Rule-Based Systems to Support Healthcare Providers during Tobacco Cessation Interventions
  2. Khamesipour, A., Soares, A. , Davis, J.M. Enhancing the Guideline Elements Model (GEM) to build rule-based systems to support healthcare providers during tobacco cessation

Journal Articles

  1. Martin, N., Soares, A. (2016) Organizing an App Inventor Summer Camp for Middle School Girls: What the Experts Don’t Tell You. EDSIG Information Systems Education Journal (forthcoming)
  2. Soares, A., Martin, N., Fonseca, F. (2015) Teaching Introduction to programming with Game Design and Problem based Learning. Issues in Information Systems, 16(1) 
  3. Soares, A., Martin, N. (2015) Teaching Non-Beginner Programmers with App Inventor: Survey Results and Implications. Information Systems Education Journal, 13(5) pp 24-36. http://isedj.org/2015-13/ ISSN: 1545-679X. (A preliminary version appears in The Proceedings of ISECON 2014)
  4. Legier, J.T., Soares, A. (2014) IT educational experience and workforce development for Information Systems and Technology students. Information Systems Education Journal, 12(6) pp 71-82. http://isedj.org/2014-12/ ISSN: 1545-679X. (A preliminary version appears in The Proceedings of ISECON 2013) 
  5. Soares, A. (2014) Reflections on Teaching App Inventor for Non-Beginner Programmers: Issues, Challenges and Opportunities . Information Systems Education Journal, 12(4) pp 56-65. http://isedj.org/2014-12/ ISSN: 1545-679X. (A preliminary version appears in The Proceedings of ISECON 2013) 
  6. Soares, A. (2011) Problem based learning in introduction to programming courses. Journal of Computer Sciences in Colleges. 27(1), p.36 
  7. Soares, A., Fonseca, F. (2007) Ontology-Driven Information Systems at Development Time. IJCSS – The Journal of Computers, Systems and Signals – Special Issue, Published by the IAAMSAD - International Association for the Advancement of Methods for Systems Analysis and Design, 8(2) 

Book Chapter

  1. Martin, N.L., Soares, A. (2016). The Introductory Programming Course: A Game Design Approach for the E-Learning Environment. In R. Alexandre Peixoto de Queirós, & M. Pinto (Eds.), Gamification-Based E-Learning Strategies for Computer Programming Education (pp. 79-104). Hershey, PA: IGI Global. doi:10.4018/978-1-5225-1034-5.ch005

Refereed Conference/Workshop/Poster

  1. Soares, A., Davis, J.M., Cohen, K. and Leach, S. (2016). Analysis of Tobacco Users Admitted to Intensive Care Units. Presentation at the 14th Annual Rocky Mountain Bioinformatics Conference, December, 8-10, 2016. Snowmass, CO
  2. Davis, J.M., Khamesipour, A., Soares, A. (2016). Computer assisted tobacco cessation intervention in dental hygiene: A pilot study. Presentation at the International Symposium on Dental Hygiene, Basel, Switzerland. June, 2016Khamesipour, A., Soares, A. and Davis, J.M. (2015) Using the Guideline Elements Model (GEM) for Improving the Smoking Cessations Rule-Based System. Presentation at the 2015 ASA Research Symposium, Southern Illinois Carbondale. November 21.
  3. Martin, N., Soares, A. (2015) Organizing an App Inventor Summer Camp for Middle School Girls: What the Experts Don’t Tell You. EDSIG Conference on Information Systems and Computing Education. November 1-4, 2015. Wilmington, NC 
  4. Soares, A., Martin, N., Fonseca, F. (2015) Teaching Introduction to programming with Game Design and Problem based Learning. Issues in Information Systems, IACIS 2015 International Conference, Clearwater, Florida, October 7 - 10, 2015 
  5. Chung, S., Imboden, T., Woodward, B., Soares, A., Martin, N. (2015) Panel: Rebirth of an IT Degree Program to Create Your Future Again, SIGITE/RIIT 2015, Chicago, Illinois, September 30 – October 3, 2015 
  6. Khamesipour, A., Soares, A., Davis, J.M. (2014) JESS: How to Use Rule-Based Systems in a Smoking Tobacco Cessation, Paper presentation at the 2014 Applied Sciences and Arts Research Symposium. Southern Illinois University, Carbondale, IL. November 22, 2014
  7. Soares, A. (2014) Designing a rule-based system for evidence-based tobacco interventions, 2014 Applied Sciences and Arts Research Symposium. Southern Illinois University, Carbondale, IL. November 22, 2014. 
  8. Soares, A., Martin, N. (2014) Teaching Non-Beginner Programmers with App Inventor: Survey Results and Implications, Information Systems Education Conference (ISECON 2014), Baltimore, Maryland, November 6-9, 2014. 
  9. Legier, J.T., Soares, A. (2013) IT educational experience and workforce development for Information Systems and Technology students. 2013 Proceedings of the Information Systems Education Conference. San Antonio, Texas, USA. v30 n2571 
  10. Soares, A. (2013) Reflections on Teaching App Inventor for Non-Beginner Programmers: Issues, Challenges and Opportunities. 2013 Proceedings of the Information Systems Education Conference. San Antonio, Texas, USA. v30 n2552
  11. Soares, A. (2012) App Inventor for Beginners and Beyond. CCSC:MW’2012 - 19th Annual Consortium of Computing Sciences in Colleges Midwest Conference. Eastern Illinois University. Charleston, Illinois. October 5-6, 2012.
  12. Soares, A. (2012) Teaching App Inventor for Non-Beginners. The App Inventor Summit. The MIT Mobile Learning Center, Cambridge, Massachusetts. July 13-14, 2012. 
  13. Having, K. M., Soares, A., Woodward, B., & Davis, J. M. (2011) Preparing health sciences students to be global citizens: Teaching cultural awareness through interactive, student-centered virtual exchange. Association for Career and Technical Education Annual Convention, St. Louis, MO. November 16, 2011
  14. Soares, A. (2011) Problem based learning in introduction to programming courses. 2011 Consortium for Computer Science in Colleges - Midwest Conference. Huntington University – Huntington, Indiana. September 23-24, 2011 
  15. Soares, A., Fonseca, F. (2011) A Meta-Model ontology based on Scenarios. In Proceedings of the AMCIS'11 - Americas Conference on Information Systems. Detroit, MI. August 04-07, 2011. 
  16. Soares, A., Fonseca, F. (2011) Issues in Building Ontologies for Information Systems. In Proceedings of the IKE'11 - International Conference on Information and Knowledge Engineering. Las Vegas, NV. July 18-21, 2011. 
  17. Soares, A., Fonseca, F. (2009) Building Ontologies for Information Systems: What we have, what we need. Poster at the iConference 2009 - iSociety: research, education, engagement. University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, February 8-11, 2009. 
  18. Haynes, S.R., Kannampallil, T.G., Cohen, M.A., Soares, A. and Ritter, F.E. (2008) Rampart: A Service and Agent-Based Architecture for Anti-Terrorism Planning and Resource Allocation. In Proceedings of the First European Conference on Intelligence and Security Informatics, EuroISI 2008, (Esbjerg, Denmark, 2008), Springer, 260-270. 
  19. Soares, A. ( 2006) Ontologies and Scenarios as Knowledge Representation for use in Design Research. SIGCHI-Designing Interactive Systems (DIS2006) - Workshop on Exploring Design as a Research Activity. University Park, PA. 2006 
  20. Soares, A., Thiry, M. (2002) Specification of a MIB XML for Systems Management. Proceedings of the LCN 2002 - 27th Annual IEEE Conference on Local Computer Network, Tampa, Florida - USA. 2002. p.241-248 
  21. Soares, A., Thiry, M., Borges, P. S. S. (2001) Odontological patients clustering based on ART2 neural network. VII Congreso Argentino de Ciencias de la Computación, El Calafate, Argentina. October, 16-20, 2001. 
  22. Soares, A., Thiry, M. (2001) A solution for systems management in Linux. VII Congreso Argentino de Ciencias de la Computación, El Calafate, Argentina. October, 16-20 2001. p. 1-8. (in Portuguese) 
  23. Soares, A., Thiry, M., Borges, P. S. S. (2001) Patients clustering based on Odontological Anamnesis form: an ART2 application. ENEGEP 2001 - XXI Encontro Nacional de Engenharia de Produção, Salvador, Bahia – Brazil. October, 17-19 2001. (in Portuguese) 
  24. Soares, A., Ferro, H. (1996), Supporting tools for teaching computer networks and Distributed Systems: Lessons Learned. II Scientific Initiation Seminar – FURB - UNIVALI - UNOESC - UNISUL - FERJ. Itajai – Brazil. October, 30 - November, 1 1997. (in Portuguese) 

Non-Refereed Publications/Presentations

  1. Martin, N., Soares, A. (2015) Build Your Own Mobile App with App Inventor workshop, 25th Annual Expanding Your Horizons Conference. Southern Illinois University, Carbondale, IL. November 14, 2015. (forthcoming)
  2. Martin, N., Soares, A. (2014) Build Your Own Mobile App with App Inventor workshop, 24th Annual Expanding Your Horizons Conference. Southern Illinois University, Carbondale, IL. November 1, 2014. 
  3. Piccinin, G., Glasnovich, A., Khamesipour, A., Soares, A. and Davis, JM. (2014) A Clinical Decision Support System for Tobacco Intervention Using Electronic Health Records. Presentation at the ISAT Research Forum, Southern Illinois University, Carbondale, IL. September 26, 2014. 
  4. Soares, A. (2007) Ontology-Driven Information Systems at Development Time. Design Research Workshop, June 1, 2007, Carnegie Mellon University. Pittsburgh, PA. 
  5. Soares, A. (2007) Ontology-Driven Information Systems at Development Time. Doctoral Symposium - ISOneWorld Conference. April, 13 2007. Las Vegas, NV. 
  6. Soares, A. (2005) Book Review: Legitimate Applications of Peer-to-peer Networks, by Dinesh C. Verma. The Journal of the American Society for Information Science and Technology - JASIST. Vol. 57, No 2. 2006. pp. 293-294. (Published online 19 October 2005). 
  7. Soares, A. (2005) Sharing Ontologies with Peer-to-peer networks. Graduate Exibhition - Pennsylvania State University. 2005. University Park, PA 
  8. Soares, A., Ferro, H. (1996) Supporting tools for teaching computer networks and Distributed Systems. I Scientific Initiation Seminar – UNIVALI. Itajai – Brazil. September, 24-29 1996. (in Portuguese) 

Master's Thesis

  1. Soares, A. (2001) Specification of a MIB XML to management systems. Computer Science Department – Federal University of Santa Catarina. Florianopolis, SC – Brazil (in Portuguese) 

Ph.D. Dissertation

  1. Soares, A. (2009) Towards Ontology-Driven Information Systems: Guidelines to the creation of new methodologies to build ontologies. College of Information Sciences and Technology - The Pennsylvania State University
    Committee: Dr. Frederico Fonseca (Advisor), Dr. Mary Beth Rosson, Dr. David Hall, Dr. Timothy Simpson