Peiling Wang -- Research

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RESEARCH INTERESTS:

User-Web interaction; information seeking and use; data mining and knowledge discovery; organization of information; knowledge structure; research methods; citation analysis.

PROJECTS:

Pincipal Investigator, Institute for Museum and Library Services Natinal Leadership Grant. Research and Demonstration. $199,995 for 2005 to 2007 to support research project " Modeling Web Searching Behaviors and Designing New Effective Interactions for Digital Libraries "

Pincipal Investigator, An Interdisciplinary and Cross-cultural Study of Information-seeking Behaviors of Academic Researchers in the Internet Age. To access Interview Guide go to publication access

Pincipal Investigator, OCLC. Research and Demonstration.  $15,000 for 2005 to support research project. " A Dual-approach to Web Query Mining: Towards Conceptual Representations of Information Needs"

OTHER GRANTS:

Principal Investigator, Seed-Money Program, the Computational and Information Sciences Interdisciplinary Council, the University of Tennessee Knoxville, Summer 2001. $14,600.
Research Associate, Increasing Effective Student Use of the Scientific Journal Literature. A project of the NSF National Science Digital Library (NSDL)
Recipient, Professional Development and Research Award. University of Tennessee Knoxville, 1997-1998, $3,600; 2003-2004, $4,999; 2005-2006, $1,000.
Recipient, SARIF Award. Office of Research, University of Tennessee Knoxville, 1996, 2002, 2003, 2006. [Support of travels to Tampere, Finland; Dubrovnik, Croatia; Shanghai, China; Beijing, China, Taiwan to present research papers]
Recipient, Research Award. College of Communication and Information. University of Tennessee Knoxville, Summer 2004. $1,000; Summer 2006, $2,000.
Recipients, SARIF Summer GRAs, Office of Research, the University of Tennessee, 1997, 1999, 2000, 2002, 2003, 2006. [$3,000/3,600 stipend for each graduate research assistant for the year awarded.]
Recipient, Exhibit, Performance, and Publication Expense Fund Award, the University of Tennessee Knoxville, Office of Research, 1997. $1,400.
Co-PI, Instructional Technologies Collaborative Grant (SIS core curriculum teaching faculty), 1997.
Co-PI, CLR Cooperative Research Grant (with Marilyn White, University of Maryland). Council on Library Resources, 1995. $2,600.
Grant. DIALOG Information Services, Inc. 1992. [Free Online Access for Dissertation Research]

 

Last update: 09/26/2007